EPAM Systems IncFind Ratings Reports
EPAM SYSTEMS INC's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2016 has decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales increased, the net income has decreased. EPAM SYSTEMS INC is extremely liquid. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 5.49 which clearly shows the ability to cover any short-term cash needs. EPAM managed to increase the liquidity from the same period a year ago, despite already having very strong liquidity to begin with. This would indicate improved cash flow.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has greatly increased by 27.42% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is very unlikely to face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Net Sales ($mil)||313.53||260.25|
|Net Income ($mil)||24.76||27.64|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||364.83||229.63|
|Total Assets ($mil)||925.81||778.54|
|Total Debt ($mil)||25.05||35.0|
|Profitability||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Gross Profit Margin||36.78||39.18|
|Return on Assets||10.72||10.84|
|Return on Equity||12.7||13.77|
|Debt||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Share Data||Q4 FY16||Q4 FY15|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||51.1||50.17|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||15.29||12.22|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||410814.0||439284.0|
BUY. This stock's P/E ratio indicates a premium compared to an average of 31.23 for the IT Services industry and a significant premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 24.92. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 5.01 indicates a significant premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.99 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 10.11. The price-to-sales ratio is well above the S&P 500 average, but well below the industry average.
|EPAM 41.18||Peers 31.23||EPAM 23.75||Peers 21.20|
Premium. A higher P/E ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher growth expectations.
EPAM is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Premium. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
EPAM is trading at a premium to its peers.
|EPAM 18.68||Peers 21.41||EPAM 0.50||Peers 1.27|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
EPAM is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Discount. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
EPAM trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|EPAM 5.01||Peers 10.11||EPAM 14.81||Peers -4.67|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
EPAM is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
EPAM is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|EPAM 3.37||Peers 5.47||EPAM 26.91||Peers 13.32|
Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
EPAM is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
EPAM has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.