ACI Worldwide Company Profile (NASDAQ:ACIW)

About ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)

ACI Worldwide logoACI Worldwide, Inc. develops, markets, installs and supports a line of software products and services primarily focused on facilitating electronic payments. The Company also distributes or acts as a sales agent for software developed by third parties. Its products and services are used principally by financial institutions, retailers, billers and electronic payment processors, both in domestic and international markets. The Company's products are sold and supported through distribution networks covering three geographic regions, including the Americas, Europe/Middle East/Africa (EMEA) and Asia/Pacific. The Company's products and services are used by a range of transaction-generating endpoints, including automated teller machines (ATM), retail merchant point-of-sale (POS) terminals, bank branches, corporations and Internet commerce sites. The Company provides payment solutions to financial institutions globally for both retail banking and transaction banking services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Technical & System Software
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ACIW
  • CUSIP: 00449810
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.74 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 118,042,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $22.13
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $20.29
  • 52 Week Range: $15.11 - $23.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 70.15
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 39.36
  • P/E Growth: -3.50
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.01 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.71
  • Book Value: $6.53 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.56
  • EBIDTA: $137.15 million
  • Net Margins: 10.97%
  • Return on Equity: 4.27%
  • Return on Assets: 1.58%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.94%
  • Current Ratio: 0.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.75%
  • Average Volume: 594,827 shs.
  • Beta: 1.48
  • Short Ratio: 12.39

Frequently Asked Questions for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)

What is ACI Worldwide's stock symbol?

ACI Worldwide trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ACIW."

When did ACI Worldwide's stock split? How did ACI Worldwide's stock split work?

ACI Worldwide's stock split before market open on Friday, July 11th 2014. The 3-1 split was announced on Thursday, April 10th 2014. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Thursday, July 10th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of ACI Worldwide stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

How were ACI Worldwide's earnings last quarter?

ACI Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:ACIW) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.09) by $0.11. The company had revenue of $231.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $217.24 million. ACI Worldwide had a net margin of 10.97% and a return on equity of 4.27%. ACI Worldwide's quarterly revenue was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($0.01) EPS. View ACI Worldwide's Earnings History.

When will ACI Worldwide make its next earnings announcement?

ACI Worldwide is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for ACI Worldwide.

Where is ACI Worldwide's stock going? Where will ACI Worldwide's stock price be in 2017?

4 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for ACI Worldwide's stock. Their predictions range from $24.00 to $25.00. On average, they expect ACI Worldwide's share price to reach $24.50 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for ACI Worldwide.

Who are some of ACI Worldwide's key competitors?

Who owns ACI Worldwide stock?

ACI Worldwide's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. (11.95%), Brown Capital Management LLC (0.00%), BlackRock Inc. (0.00%), BLACKROCK INC. (10.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%) and State Street Corp (3.17%). Company insiders that own ACI Worldwide stock include John M Shay Jr, Philip G Heasley, Scott W Behrens and Thomas W Warsop III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ACI Worldwide.

Who sold ACI Worldwide stock? Who is selling ACI Worldwide stock?

ACI Worldwide's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including P2 Capital Partners LLC, Janus Capital Management LLC, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Prudential Financial Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC and King Luther Capital Management Corp. Company insiders that have sold ACI Worldwide stock in the last year include John M Shay Jr, Philip G Heasley, Scott W Behrens and Thomas W Warsop III. View Insider Buying and Selling for ACI Worldwide.

Who bought ACI Worldwide stock? Who is buying ACI Worldwide stock?

ACI Worldwide's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Brown Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for ACI Worldwide.

How do I buy ACI Worldwide stock?

Shares of ACI Worldwide can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of ACI Worldwide stock cost?

One share of ACI Worldwide stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.22.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $24.50 (5.51% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/3/2017Avondale PartnersDowngradeMarket Outperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
3/2/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeUnderperform -> Outperform$25.00N/AView Rating Details
11/4/2016Monness Crespi & HardtLower Price TargetBuy$26.00 -> $24.00N/AView Rating Details
11/3/2016StephensUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
12/10/2015Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageNeutral$25.00N/AView Rating Details
6/4/2015SidotiDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$26.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
Earnings by Quarter for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
Earnings History by Quarter for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017($0.09)$0.02$217.24 million$231.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2017Q4 2016$0.54$0.57$312.20 million$343.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.16($0.04)$246.61 million$217.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216($0.04)($0.10)$221.17 million$219.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116($0.07)($0.03)$220.13 million$226.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.47$0.40$304.69 million$309.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.10$0.13$246.02 million$239.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.07$0.26$246.25 million$265.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q115($0.01)$0.02$229.64 million$232.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.43$0.44$309.21 million$290.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.13$0.18$259.23 million$249.64 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.02$0.12$247.80 million$255.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.02($0.15)$225.51 million$221.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413$1.47$1.41$287.75 million$283.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.43$0.52$217.57 million$216.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.31$0.14$210.25 million$205.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.33$0.07$168.55 million$163.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$1.08$1.24$240.43 million$224.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.45$0.29$175.26 million$159.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.31$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.27$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.67$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.16$0.31ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.65
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173($0.06)$0.06$0.00
Q2 20173($0.07)$0.04($0.01)
Q3 20172$0.01$0.11$0.06
Q4 20173$0.53$0.70$0.61
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.10%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.96%
Insider Trades by Quarter for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/8/2017John M Shay JrDirectorSell30,000$22.00$660,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/30/2016Scott W BehrensCFOSell35,555$19.22$683,367.10View SEC Filing  
6/15/2016Thomas W Warsop IIIDirectorSell4,500$20.83$93,735.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Philip G HeasleyCEOSell4,863$22.00$106,986.00View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Philip G HeasleyCEOSell192,821$20.23$3,900,768.83View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Philip G HeasleyCEOSell73,864$20.28$1,497,961.92View SEC Filing  
5/9/2016Philip G HeasleyCEOSell30,956$20.19$625,001.64View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015John M Shay JrDirectorSell30,000$22.72$681,600.00View SEC Filing  
4/20/2015Dennis ByrnesCAOSell45,375$22.00$998,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2015Daniel J FrateInsiderSell83,261$20.45$1,702,687.45View SEC Filing  
3/17/2015John M Shay JrDirectorSell30,000$20.39$611,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2015Dennis ByrnesCAOSell52,500$20.50$1,076,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/5/2015John D CurtisDirectorSell60,000$20.13$1,207,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014John M Shay JrDirectorSell75,000$19.68$1,476,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2014Philip G HeasleyCEOSell201,339$19.36$3,897,923.04View SEC Filing  
10/3/2014Philip G HeasleyCEOSell200,000$19.11$3,822,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2014Philip G HeasleyCEOSell19,979$19.61$391,788.19View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Philip G HeasleyCEOSell6,614$19.61$129,700.54View SEC Filing  
9/4/2014Philip G HeasleyCEOSell273,407$19.58$5,353,309.06View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014John D CurtisDirectorSell17,525$19.16$335,779.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Harlan F SeymourDirectorSell264,000$18.50$4,884,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014John E StokelyDirectorSell204,000$18.44$3,761,760.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2014John Shay, Jr.DirectorSell2,000$53.31$106,620.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Philip HeasleyCEOSell28,112$63.04$1,772,180.48View SEC Filing  
1/3/2014Philip HeasleyCEOSell50,000$63.24$3,162,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2013Philip HeasleyCEOSell16,100$63.10$1,015,910.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Dennis ByrnesCAOSell10,000$63.00$630,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Philip HeasleyCEOSell33,900$63.06$2,137,734.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2013David Neil MoremEVPSell12,294$62.72$771,079.68View SEC Filing  
11/7/2013Philip HeasleyCEOSell50,000$56.35$2,817,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/22/2013Philip G HeasleyCEOSell50,000$56.02$2,801,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Philip HeasleyCEOSell50,000$50.57$2,528,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Philip HeasleyCEOSell50,000$50.59$2,529,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Philip G HeasleyCEOSell34,480$46.50$1,603,320.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Philip G HeasleyCEOSell15,000$45.30$679,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Philip G HeasleyCEOSell12,927$45.48$587,919.96View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Philip G HeasleyCEOSell15,556$42.80$665,796.80View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
Latest Headlines for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)
DateHeadline logoACI Worldwide to Attend Upcoming Investor Conferences - May 25 at 3:32 PM logo57% of Billing Organizations are Increasing Investment in Electronic Payments Capabilities Over the Next Two Years - May 23 at 3:18 PM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - May 23 at 8:10 AM logoNew Strong Buy Stocks for May 22nd - May 22 at 3:17 PM logoETFs with exposure to ACI Worldwide, Inc. : May 22, 2017 - May 22 at 3:17 PM logoACI Worldwide, Inc. :ACIW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 3:18 PM logoACI Worldwide Boosts Integrated Fraud Management Capabilities for Bambora - May 16 at 8:19 PM logoNew Strong Buy Stocks for May 15th - May 15 at 3:16 PM logoBehind The Scenes Of Real-Time Payments In the U.S. - May 12 at 3:35 PM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $226.73 Million - May 11 at 11:42 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Downgraded to "C+" at TheStreet - May 9 at 3:50 PM logoACI Achieves PCI Compliance Validation for its Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Card Payments Solution - May 9 at 9:32 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.10 Per Share - May 9 at 8:24 AM
News IconBRIEF-ACI Worldwide reports Q1 loss per share $0.01 - May 5 at 3:19 PM logoACI Worldwide, Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - May 5 at 3:19 PM logoEdited Transcript of ACIW earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 12:30pm GMT - May 5 at 1:24 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.11 EPS - May 4 at 4:56 PM logoACI Worldwide (ACIW) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.15 - May 4 at 3:48 PM logoACI Worldwide, Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2017 - May 4 at 3:16 PM logoInvestor Network: ACI Worldwide, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 4 at 3:16 PM logoACI Worldwide reports 1Q loss - May 4 at 6:27 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - May 4 at 1:03 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy" - May 2 at 7:20 PM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday - May 2 at 7:18 AM logoVery Favorable Press Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect ACI Worldwide (ACIW) Share Price - May 1 at 10:47 AM logoACI Worldwide (ACIW) Receiving Favorable Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 28 at 9:46 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - April 28 at 9:28 AM logoACI Worldwide to Connect U.S. Banks to Real-Time Payments Scheme - April 24 at 11:16 AM logoACI Worldwide (ACIW) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.31 - April 23 at 7:36 AM logoACI Worldwide, Inc.: ACI Worldwide and Alipay Enable Merchants Across Europe to Transform In-Store Experience for Chinese Shoppers - April 20 at 8:32 PM logo$216.85 Million in Sales Expected for ACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) This Quarter - April 20 at 1:47 PM logoSomewhat Negative News Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact ACI Worldwide (ACIW) Stock Price - April 19 at 8:01 AM logoACI Worldwide and Alipay Enable Merchants Across Europe to Transform In-Store Experience for Chinese Shoppers - April 19 at 5:57 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.07 Per Share - April 18 at 1:23 PM logoACI Worldwide (ACIW) Getting Positive News Coverage, Study Finds - April 14 at 1:50 PM logoACI Worldwide, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ACIW-US : April 14, 2017 - April 14 at 11:46 AM logoACI Worldwide Spotlights the Future of Real-time Payments at NACHA PAYMENTS 2017 - April 13 at 3:31 PM logoACI Worldwide, Inc. To Release First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - April 13 at 3:31 PM logoMajority of SMEs in the US and Europe Ready to Switch Banks for Offer of Real-Time Payments, says ACI Worldwide - April 12 at 12:12 PM logoACI Worldwide to Power Payments Fraud Protection for ADSI - April 11 at 8:27 AM logoACI Worldwide Delivers Seamless Mobile Checkout Experience in Middle East and North Africa with HyperPay - April 7 at 5:35 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Short Interest Up 2.2% in March - April 4 at 3:24 PM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - April 3 at 11:30 AM logoACI Protects eCommerce Payments for Braspag - March 28 at 3:17 PM logoPayment21 and ACI Worldwide Enable Anti-Money Laundering-Compliant Bitcoin Payments Globally - March 22 at 3:19 PM logoTo Accommodate Growth, Egyptian Banks Company Adopts ACI Worldwide's Next-Generation Retail Payments Solution - March 21 at 8:23 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Raised to “B” at TheStreet - March 19 at 9:13 PM logoACI Worldwide Powers Seamless Mobile Checkout Experience for Peach Payments - March 15 at 3:22 PM logoDriven by ACI Worldwide, Ecentric Payment Systems Extends Omni-Channel Capabilities for African Merchants - March 14 at 8:25 AM logoACI WORLDWIDE, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 10 at 3:18 PM



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