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: IT Services & Consulting - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ACIW
  • CUSIP: 00449810
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $2.70435 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 118,042,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $22.89
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $20.87
  • 52 Week Range: $15.11 - $23.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 68.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 39.74
  • P/E Growth: -3.51
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.01 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.65
  • Book Value: $6.53 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.47
  • EBIDTA: $137.15 million
  • Net Margins: 3.80%
  • Return on Equity: 7.34%
  • Return on Assets: 2.92%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.88%
  • Current Ratio: 1.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.29%
  • Average Volume: 491,261 shs.
  • Beta: 1.38
  • Short Ratio: 13.67

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 shares split before market open on Friday, July 11th 2014. The 3-1 split was announced on Thursday, April 10th 2014. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes 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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.02 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.09) by $0.11. The firm had revenue of $231.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $217.24 million. ACI Worldwide had a net margin of 3.80% and a return on equity of 7.34%. ACI Worldwide's revenue for the quarter was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.01) earnings per share. 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 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for ACI Worldwide's shares. Their predictions range from $24.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate ACI Worldwide's stock 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 are ACI Worldwide's key executives?

ACI Worldwide's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Philip G. Heasley, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Scott W. Behrens, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
  • Daniel J. Frate, Group President, ACI On Demand
  • Carolyn B. Homberger, Group President, Global Sales
  • Craig Saks, Chief Operating Officer
  • Dennis P. Byrnes, Chief Administrative Officer, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Anthony M. Scotto Jr., Senior Executive Vice President - Technology
  • Janet O. Estep, Independent Director
  • James C. Hale III, Independent Director
  • James C. McGroddy Ph.D., Independent Director

Who owns ACI Worldwide stock?

ACI Worldwide's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Waddell & Reed Financial Inc. (11.95%), Brown Capital Management LLC (0.00%), BlackRock Inc. (0.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), State Street Corp (3.17%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%). 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 and Scott W Behrens. 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.

What is ACI Worldwide's stock price today?

One share of ACI Worldwide stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.65.

MarketBeat Community Rating for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ ACIW)
Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  74 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  104 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  178
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ACI Worldwide and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $24.50 (8.17% 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 GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$25.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/28/2015 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
Q1 20181($0.01)($0.01)($0.01)
(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: 4.20%
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 logoThe ATM Turns 50: Consumers Demand Innovative, User-Friendly ATM Services with Better, More Secure Ways of Authentication - June 27 at 4:33 AM logoACI Worldwide Brings Alipay to Africa via Peach Payments - June 26 at 3:43 PM logoACI Worldwide, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ACIW) : June 20, 2017 - June 20 at 3:51 PM logoACI Worldwide, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ACIW-US : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 3:20 PM logoACI Worldwide, Inc. (ACIW) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - June 19 at 11:01 AM logoACI Worldwide to Connect European Banks to Pan-European Instant Payments - June 19 at 5:36 AM logoBidaskClub Lowers ACI Worldwide, Inc. (ACIW) to Hold - June 16 at 11:52 PM logoACI Worldwide Elected Co-Chair of nexo Standards’ Technical Steering Committee - June 14 at 8:56 AM logoFinancial Contrast: VMware (VMW) & ACI Worldwide (ACIW) - June 8 at 8:24 AM logoACI Worldwide Spotlights Mobile Payments and Open API Trends at Premier European Payments Events - June 7 at 3:22 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect ACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $226.73 Million - June 4 at 8:16 AM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.09 Per Share - June 2 at 6:42 PM logoACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - May 31 at 4:34 PM logoMount Saint Mary’s University Los Angeles Streamlines Tuition Payment Experience with ACI Worldwide - May 31 at 11:16 AM logoFirst Analysis Equities Analysts Increase Earnings Estimates for ACI Worldwide Inc (ACIW) - May 31 at 7:28 AM 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



ACI Worldwide (ACIW) Chart for Wednesday, June, 28, 2017

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