UBS lifts Adobe Inc. [ADBE] price estimate. Who else is bullish?


Adobe Inc. [NASDAQ: ADBE] stock went on a downward path that fall over -1.84% on Tuesday, amounting to a one-week price decrease of less than -2.70%. The company report on December 16, 2021 that Adobe Announces Changes to Executive Leadership Team.

Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced changes to the company’s executive team.

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Anil Chakravarthy, executive vice president and general manager, Digital Experience Business and Worldwide Field Operations, has been promoted to President of Adobe’s Digital Experience business and David Wadhwani, chief business officer and executive vice president, Digital Media, has been promoted to President of Adobe’s Digital Media business. As Adobe Presidents, Chakravarthy and Wadhwani will be responsible for the strategy and execution of their respective businesses. Under their leadership, the company will continue to invest in growth initiatives to accelerate its category-defining innovation and product leadership as the transition to a digital-first world continues.

Over the last 12 months, ADBE stock rose by 14.06%. The one-year Adobe Inc. stock forecast points to a potential upside of 17.53. The average equity rating for ADBE stock is currently 1.70, trading closer to a bullish pattern in the stock market.

The market cap for the stock reached $265.21 billion, with 477.00 million shares outstanding and 474.31 million shares in the current float. Compared to the average trading volume of 2.69M shares, ADBE stock reached a trading volume of 4323504 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.

Guru’s Opinion on Adobe Inc. [ADBE]:

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for ADBE shares is $671.75 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on ADBE stock is a recommendation set at 1.70. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.

UBS have made an estimate for Adobe Inc. shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on December 17, 2021. While these analysts kept the previous recommendation, Piper Sandler dropped their target price from $670 to $630. The new note on the price target was released on December 17, 2021, representing the official price target for Adobe Inc. stock. Previously, the target price had yet another drop from $695 to $685, while Mizuho kept a Buy rating on ADBE stock. On December 17, 2021, analysts decreased their price target for ADBE shares from 680 to 645.

The Average True Range (ATR) for Adobe Inc. is set at 22.28, with the Price to Sales ratio for ADBE stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 16.80. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 18.33, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 12.88. Price to Free Cash Flow for ADBE in the course of the last twelve months was 40.21 with Quick ratio for the last quarter at 1.40.

ADBE Stock Performance Analysis:

Adobe Inc. [ADBE] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -2.70. With this latest performance, ADBE shares dropped by -10.14% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -8.55% over the last 6 months – not to mention a rise of 14.06% in the past year of trading.

Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for ADBE stock in for the last two-week period is set at 35.35, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 31.75, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 37.95 for Adobe Inc. [ADBE]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 631.17, while it was recorded at 565.05 for the last single week of trading, and 585.61 for the last 200 days.

Insight into Adobe Inc. Fundamentals:

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and Adobe Inc. [ADBE] shares currently have an operating margin of +36.76 and a Gross Margin at +87.10. Adobe Inc.’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +30.55.

Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 34.37, with Return on Assets sitting at 18.72.

Adobe Inc.’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 1.40 and a Current Ratio set at 1.40.


The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for ADBE. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for Adobe Inc. go to 15.35%.

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Adobe Inc. [ADBE] Insider Position Details

There are presently around $220,962 million, or 85.40% of ADBE stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of ADBE stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 38,334,668, which is approximately 0.429% of the company’s market cap and around 0.31% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 36,314,478 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $20.49 billion in ADBE stocks shares; and FMR LLC, currently with $13.82 billion in ADBE stock with ownership of nearly 3.881% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in Adobe Inc. stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of December and at the time of the December reporting period, where 1,061 institutional holders increased their position in Adobe Inc. [NASDAQ:ADBE] by around 13,332,473 shares. Additionally, 945 investors decreased positions by around 13,208,722 shares, while 346 investors held positions by with 364,978,961 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 391,520,156 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. ADBE stock had 152 new institutional investments in for a total of 2,937,143 shares, while 77 institutional investors sold positions of 911,351 shares during the same period.