Q3 2025 EPS Estimates for Workday, Inc. Lifted by Zacks Research (NASDAQ:WDAY)

Workday, Inc. (NASDAQ:WDAYFree Report) – Analysts at Zacks Research lifted their Q3 2025 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Workday in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, March 26th. Zacks Research analyst R. Department now expects that the software maker will earn $0.46 per share for the quarter, up from their prior forecast of $0.45. The consensus estimate for Workday’s current full-year earnings is $1.76 per share. Zacks Research also issued estimates for Workday’s Q3 2026 earnings at $0.58 EPS, Q4 2026 earnings at $0.56 EPS, FY2026 earnings at $2.20 EPS and FY2027 earnings at $2.78 EPS.

Workday (NASDAQ:WDAYGet Free Report) last released its earnings results on Monday, February 26th. The software maker reported $1.57 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.47 by $0.10. The firm had revenue of $1.92 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.92 billion. Workday had a return on equity of 4.87% and a net margin of 19.02%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 16.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.14) earnings per share.

WDAY has been the subject of a number of other reports. Piper Sandler reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and issued a $330.00 price target on shares of Workday in a report on Monday, February 26th. BMO Capital Markets upped their price target on Workday from $290.00 to $338.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 13th. DA Davidson reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a $300.00 price target on shares of Workday in a report on Tuesday, February 27th. Stifel Nicolaus upped their price target on Workday from $250.00 to $290.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 27th. Finally, The Goldman Sachs Group upped their price target on Workday from $270.00 to $310.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 27th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating, twenty-one have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat.com, Workday presently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of $293.61.

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Workday Stock Performance

WDAY opened at $272.75 on Thursday. The company has a market capitalization of $72.01 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 52.96, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 6.93 and a beta of 1.33. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.37, a current ratio of 1.97 and a quick ratio of 1.97. Workday has a 1-year low of $174.25 and a 1-year high of $311.28. The business has a 50 day moving average price of $287.51 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $258.71.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other news, major shareholder David A. Duffield sold 65,524 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $265.66, for a total transaction of $17,407,105.84. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 102,997 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $27,362,183.02. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. In other news, insider Douglas A. Robinson sold 3,121 shares of Workday stock in a transaction on Wednesday, February 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $293.79, for a total transaction of $916,918.59. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 165,932 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $48,749,162.28. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, major shareholder David A. Duffield sold 65,524 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, January 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $265.66, for a total transaction of $17,407,105.84. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 102,997 shares in the company, valued at $27,362,183.02. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 463,484 shares of company stock worth $126,630,341 over the last quarter. Company insiders own 21.09% of the company’s stock.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On Workday

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Morgan Stanley increased its stake in Workday by 47.0% in the 3rd quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 2,727,580 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $586,021,000 after buying an additional 872,288 shares during the last quarter. QRG Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Workday in the third quarter valued at approximately $345,000. Assenagon Asset Management S.A. lifted its position in shares of Workday by 58.8% in the fourth quarter. Assenagon Asset Management S.A. now owns 278,569 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $76,902,000 after buying an additional 103,171 shares during the last quarter. Mariner LLC increased its holdings in shares of Workday by 21.1% during the 3rd quarter. Mariner LLC now owns 28,304 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $6,081,000 after acquiring an additional 4,927 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Orion Portfolio Solutions LLC lifted its holdings in Workday by 4,270.5% during the 2nd quarter. Orion Portfolio Solutions LLC now owns 69,273 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $18,301,000 after purchasing an additional 67,688 shares during the last quarter. 89.81% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Workday Company Profile

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Workday, Inc provides enterprise cloud applications in the United States and internationally. Its applications help its customers to plan, execute, analyze, and extend to other applications and environments to manage their business and operations. The company offers a suite of financial management applications to maintain accounting information in the general ledger; manage financial processes, such as payables and receivables; identify real-time financial, operational, and management insights; enhance financial consolidation; reduce time-to-close; promote internal control and auditability; and achieve consistency across finance operations.

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