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Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (NYSE:FIS) on the Path to Profitability

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Fidelity National Information Services Inc. (FIS) shares are trading at higher $149.19 and the avg recommendation for the stock is Strong Buy, while the current analyst price target stands at $165.45.

To add more color to this target, the company’s high over the last year is $158.21 and the low is $91.68. Over the last 52 weeks, FIS is up 13.00% while the S&P 500 is up 18.95%. The catalyst for this interesting swing was the company’s recent earnings report.

A Notable Earnings Report

In the last quarter, FIS reported a profit of $916.0 million. Fidelity National Information Services Inc. also saw revenues increase to $2.96 billion. In addition, FIS has free cash flow of $1.05 billion as of 06-2020. The company’s EBITDA came in at $970.0 million which compares well with its peers.

FIS booked profit margins of 0.20%, its Return on Equity (ROE) is 0.10%, and its Return on Assets is 0.00%. All told, it is clear that, FIS needs to be on your watchlist.

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Of course, we must look beyond the financials and question how well those numbers represent the sustainable earnings power of the business. Investors need to know how sustainable this current run. FIS has a short ratio of 2.56 and outstanding shares of 618.00M.

Company Outlook

FIS has seen increased volume after this news and investors are putting their support behind the value proposition. Furthermore, 10-day volume stands at 2.55 million and more growth is possible in the weeks ahead. Traders will also note the company’s earnings per share came in at 0.09. Fidelity National Information Services Inc. FIS also noted assets of $82.64 billion at the end of the last quarter. Investors should also keep an eye on sector updates as FIS has historically followed its peers on positive news.

All told, Fidelity National Information Services Inc. FIS has strung together solid data and demonstrated underlying fundamentals. At its current valuation, FIS represents an interesting risk/reward case. Traders should stay tuned to see if this recent report will push the stock to test recent resistance levels.

Fidelity National Information Services Inc. FIS is now commanding a market cap of 90.93B and a float of 615.16M. FIS is increasing its credibility in this sector and that could lead to more upside down the line. Sign-up for continuing coverage on shares of FIS stock, as well as other hot stock picks, get our free newsletter today and get our next breakout pick!

Disclosure: we hold no position in FIS, either long or short, and we have not been compensated for this article.

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