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salesforce.com inc is a software-application business based in the US. Salesforce shares (CRM) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Salesforce employs 65,595 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$23.5 billion.
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Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Salesforce's stock price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was $291.66, which is 35.03% up on its pre-crash value of $189.5 and 152.98% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $115.29.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Salesforce stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $757.40 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $1,572.05.
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|Latest market close||$291.66|
|52-week range||$201.51 - $292.87|
|50-day moving average||$268.46|
|200-day moving average||$244.33|
|Wall St. target price||$314.06|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$2.50|
|1 week (2021-10-11)||6.54%|
|1 month (2021-09-17)||11.95%|
|3 months (2021-07-17)||16.55%|
|6 months (2021-04-16)||25.76%|
|1 year (2020-10-16)||12.81%|
|2 years (2019-10-18)||102.42%|
|3 years (2018-10-18)||104.19%|
|5 years (2016-10-18)||300.80%|
Valuing Salesforce stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Salesforce's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Salesforce's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 117x. In other words, Salesforce shares trade at around 117x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Salesforce's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 3.9608. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Salesforce's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Salesforce's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $3.6 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Salesforce's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$23.5 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||4.92%|
|Gross profit TTM||$15.8 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||0.99%|
|Return on equity TTM||5.01%|
|Market capitalisation||$285.5 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 15.0 million Salesforce shares held short by investors – that's known as Salesforce's "short interest". This figure is 4.1% down from 15.7 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Salesforce shares can be evaluated.
Salesforce's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Salesforce shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Salesforce shares traded daily (recently around 6.2 million). Salesforce's SIR currently stands at 2.42. In other words for every 100,000 Salesforce shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2420 shares are currently held short.
However Salesforce's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Salesforce shares, or, against the total number of tradable Salesforce shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Salesforce's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Salesforce shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0159% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Salesforce shares, roughly 16 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Salesforce.
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Salesforce.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Total ESG risk: 13.24
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Salesforce's overall score of 13.24 (as at 12/31/2018) is excellent – landing it in it in the 6th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Salesforce is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
Environmental score: 0.97/100
Salesforce's environmental score of 0.97 puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Salesforce is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Social score: 5.99/100
Salesforce's social score of 5.99 puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Salesforce is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
Governance score: 4.28/100
Salesforce's governance score puts it squarely in the 4th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Salesforce is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Controversy score: 2/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Salesforce scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that Salesforce has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.
We're not expecting Salesforce to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Salesforce's shares were split on a 4:1 basis on 17 April 2013. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 4 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Salesforce shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 75% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Salesforce shares which in turn could have impacted Salesforce's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Salesforce's shares have ranged in value from as little as $201.51 up to $292.87. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Salesforce's is 1.0402. This would suggest that Salesforce's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
salesforce. com, inc. develops enterprise cloud computing solutions with a focus on customer relationship management worldwide. The company offers Sales Cloud to store data, monitor leads and progress, forecast opportunities, and gain insights through analytics and relationship intelligence, as well as deliver quotes, contracts, and invoices. It also provides Service Cloud, which enables companies to deliver personalized customer service and support, as well as a field service solution that enables companies to connect agents, dispatchers, and mobile employees through a centralized platform, which helps to schedule and dispatch work, and track and manage jobs in real-time. In addition, the company offers Marketing Cloud to plan, personalize, and optimize one-to-one customer marketing interactions; and Commerce Cloud, which enables companies to enhance engagement, conversion, revenue, and loyalty from their customers. Further, it provides Customer 360 Platform that offers no-code to pro-code Platform-as-a-Service tools for building, securing, integrating, and managing the business apps; MuleSoft Anypoint Platform enables customers to connect any system, application, data, or device; Quip collaboration platform, which combines documents, spreadsheets, apps, and chat with live CRM data; and Tableau and Einstein Analytics, provides analytical technology to customers.
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