DST Systems (NYSE:DST) will issue its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January 24th. Analysts expect the company to announce earnings of $0.85 per share for the quarter.

DST Systems (NYSE:DST) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, October 20th. The technology company reported $0.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $562.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $523.57 million. DST Systems had a return on equity of 16.20% and a net margin of 21.26%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 45.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.77 EPS. On average, analysts expect DST Systems to post $3 EPS for the current fiscal year and $4 EPS for the next fiscal year.

Shares of DST Systems (NYSE DST) opened at $83.63 on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 1.09, a quick ratio of 1.09 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42. The stock has a market capitalization of $5,040.00, a PE ratio of 12.63, a P/E/G ratio of 2.33 and a beta of 1.37. DST Systems has a 52-week low of $50.22 and a 52-week high of $84.48.

DST has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research downgraded DST Systems from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 2nd. Morgan Stanley raised their price objective on DST Systems from $57.00 to $61.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Monday, October 23rd. Robert W. Baird raised their price objective on DST Systems from $68.00 to $72.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Sunday, October 22nd. DA Davidson downgraded DST Systems from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $72.00 price objective for the company. in a research report on Friday, January 12th. Finally, Evercore ISI reissued an “in-line” rating on shares of DST Systems in a research report on Friday, January 12th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $68.50.

In other DST Systems news, VP Jonathan J. Boehm sold 20,000 shares of DST Systems stock in a transaction dated Monday, January 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $64.50, for a total value of $1,290,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 75,518 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,870,911. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Over the last ninety days, insiders acquired 976 shares of company stock valued at $59,812. 1.82% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.

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DST Systems Company Profile

DST Systems, Inc (DST) is a provider of technology-based information processing and servicing solutions. The Company offers its solutions through data management, business processing and customer communications solutions to clients within the asset management, brokerage, retirement and healthcare markets.

Earnings History for DST Systems (NYSE:DST)

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