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CLOSING UPDATE: Cisco Systems decreased 0.1%, led Computer networks sector lower 21 July 2017 17:53 EDT

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This is an end of day Alert, produced after today's NASDAQ market close. It concludes the BSS News Bites intra-day Alert series (summaries below).

Cisco Systems, NASDAQ's largest computer networks company by market capitalisation, has decreased 0.1% to trade at $US31.84 vs. the Computer networks sector which weakened 2.2 points (or 0.09%) to 2,395.1. Representing a weighting of about 88.8% of the sector, the stock accounted for 61.9% of today's loss. Trading volume was 67% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which rose 0.3 points (or 0.01%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.1%.

Technical indicators complementing today's significant downtrend:

+ The negative 0.03 MACD (Moving Average Convergence Divergence) indicator suggests a bearish signal.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Overvaluation:

+ Price/Earnings/Growth of 3.45 [1.1]

+ Dividend yield of 3.4% [3.9%]

Note

Cisco Systems today is at a discount of 8.0% to the 12-month high of $US34.60 on 08 May, 2017. It is at a premium of 10.3% to the 12-month low of $US28.87 on 02 Dec, 2016.

Bullish Signals:

In the last three months the stock has hit a new 52-week high four times, pointing to an uptrend.

The company is cash rich with Cash to Market Capitalisation at 41.3%.

Interest cover is less leveraged at 20.1 times.

Total Liabilities/EBITDA of 3.6 is comfortably below the Joseph Piotroski benchmark of <5.

Tobin's Q Ratio is 1.3. Compared with the rest of the market the stock is undervalued.

The Brand Value represents an impressive 8.6% of the estimated Enterprise Value of $US180.2 billion.

As per the Du Pont analysis, Return on Equity of 16.9% is better than sector average of 15.1%.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:

Undervaluation:

Return on Equity 16.9% [15.1%]

Year-on-Year Earnings Growth of 20.6% [15.6%]

TODAY'S ALERT

Afternoon Alert: Cisco Systems increases 0.2%, leads Computer networks sector higher

21 July 2017 13:29 EDT

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has increased 0.2% to trade at $US31.93 vs. the Computer networks sector which strengthened 4.5 points (or 0.2%) to 2,401.8. Representing a weighting of about 88.8% of the sector, the stock accounted for 95.3% of today's gain.

RECENT ALERTS

CLOSING UPDATE: Cisco Systems decreased 0.1%, led Computer networks sector lower all day

20 July 2017 17:52 EDT

Cisco Systems, NASDAQ's largest computer networks company by market capitalisation, has decreased 0.1% to trade at $US31.86 vs. the Computer networks sector which weakened 3.8 points (or 0.2%) to 2,397.3. Representing a weighting of about 88.7% of the sector, the stock accounted for 69.6% of today's loss. Trading volume was 79% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which rose 5.1 points (or 0.09%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.2%.

Morning Alert: Cisco Systems decreases 0.1%, leads Computer networks sector lower

20 July 2017 11:06 EDT

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has decreased 0.1% to trade at $US31.86 vs. the Computer networks sector which weakened 4.0 points (or 0.2%) to 2,397.1. Representing a weighting of about 88.8% of the sector, the stock accounted for 65.5% of today's loss. Trading volume was 1.3 times average so far today.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (O:CSCO)

ISIN: US17275R1023

PermID: 4295905952

CIK: 858877

CUSIP: 17275R102

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