NetAppStock Price and Value Analysis

Should you buy NetApp stock? (NasdaqGS:NTAP). Let's see how it does in our automated value investing analysis system.

AdvantagesDisadvantages
  • This company is very stable.
  • This company is making money at a decent rate.
  • This company has amazingly consistent growth!
  • This company has a low dividend yield.
  • This stock looks overpriced.

NTAP Free Cash Flow Trend

Based on historical returns, we believe that NetApp can grow its free cash at a rate of about 8%. That's positive!

Free Cash Flow trendline for NTAP
Free Cash Flow trendline for NetApp

Inside the NTAP Numbers

NTAP Price
(NetApp stock price per share)
$58.26
[?] NTAP Fair Price
(based on intrinsic value)
$53.75
[?] NTAP Safety Price (based on a variable margin of safety) $43.00
[?] PE Ratio versus Sector 52% higher than other Technology stocks
[?] PE Ratio versus Industry 3% lower than other Data Storage Devices stocks
[?] Cash Yield 9.04%
[?] Free Cash Flow Jitter 11%
[?] Dividend Yield 1%

Is NetApp Stock on Sale?

We believe that NetApp may be worth examining further. It's making money, which is a very positive sign. Is it on sale?

NetApp looks overpriced right now. If you're looking for a bargain in the stock market, you should probably look elsewhere for a great deal. This might still be a great stock to own—but it's not on sale right now.

Should You Buy NTAP Stock?

Does NetApp have a coherent story? Does it have a plan to continue to make money? Is it worth your time? Only you can decide where to go from here. Our investment guide helps you ask the right questions, including how to buy stocks. Use these research links for more information.