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Synopsys Inc is Among the Companies in the Application Software Industry With the Lowest Projected Earnings Growth (SNPS, AZPN, ZIXI, NUAN, CTXS)

By David Diaz

Below are the three companies in the Application Software industry with the lowest projected earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (current fiscal year estimated vs. last year actual) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Synopsys Inc ranks lowest with a projected earnings growth of 1.1%. Aspen Technology is next with a projected earnings growth of 1.8%. Zix Corp ranks third lowest with a projected earnings growth of 5.9%.

Nuance Communica follows with a projected earnings growth of 6.9%, and Citrix Systems rounds out the bottom five with a projected earnings growth of 8.8%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Synopsys Inc on January 8th, 2019 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $86.50. Since that recommendation, shares of Synopsys Inc have risen 36.1%. We continue to monitor Synopsys Inc for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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Ticker(s): SNPS AZPN ZIXI NUAN CTXS