Dassault Systèmes SE (OTCMKTS:DASTY) Receives Average Rating of “Hold” from Brokerages

Dassault Systèmes SE (OTCMKTS:DASTY) has earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the thirteen brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $67.00.

DASTY has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Dassault Systèmes in a research note on Friday, October 29th. Exane BNP Paribas downgraded shares of Dassault Systèmes from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Friday, September 10th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft restated a “hold” rating on shares of Dassault Systèmes in a research note on Monday, November 1st. Barclays restated an “equal weight” rating on shares of Dassault Systèmes in a research note on Friday, October 29th. Finally, Societe Generale downgraded shares of Dassault Systèmes from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, July 30th.

Shares of DASTY traded down $1.77 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $58.28. The company had a trading volume of 53,689 shares, compared to its average volume of 80,280. The company’s 50 day simple moving average is $57.26 and its 200 day simple moving average is $38.72. Dassault Systèmes has a 1-year low of $36.01 and a 1-year high of $64.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.50, a quick ratio of 1.39 and a current ratio of 1.39. The company has a market capitalization of $77.54 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 85.45, a P/E/G ratio of 4.83 and a beta of 0.82.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of DASTY. Castleview Partners LLC acquired a new position in shares of Dassault Systèmes in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $51,000. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC acquired a new position in shares of Dassault Systèmes in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $62,000. Meeder Asset Management Inc. lifted its position in shares of Dassault Systèmes by 262.4% in the 2nd quarter. Meeder Asset Management Inc. now owns 645 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $31,000 after purchasing an additional 467 shares during the period. Front Row Advisors LLC lifted its position in shares of Dassault Systèmes by 400.0% in the 2nd quarter. Front Row Advisors LLC now owns 800 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $45,000 after purchasing an additional 640 shares during the period. Finally, Mar Vista Investment Partners LLC lifted its position in shares of Dassault Systèmes by 400.0% in the 3rd quarter. Mar Vista Investment Partners LLC now owns 1,555 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $82,000 after purchasing an additional 1,244 shares during the period. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 0.07% of the company’s stock.

About Dassault Systèmes

Dassault Systèmes SA provides software solutions and consulting services. It operates through the following segments: Manufacturing Industries; Life Sciences & Healthcare; and Infrastructure & Cities. The Manufacturing Industries segment engages in transportation & mobility; aerospace & defense; marine & offshore; industrial equipment; high-tech; home & lifestyle; and consumer packaged goods & retail servicers.

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