Actua Corp Company Profile (NASDAQ:ACTA)

About Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)

Actua Corp logoActua Corporation, formerly ICG Group, Inc., is a multi-vertical cloud technology company. The Company operates through two segments, which include the vertical cloud segment and the vertical cloud (venture) segment. The Company's vertical cloud-based businesses include Bolt Solutions Inc. (Bolt), Folio Dynamics Holdings Inc. (FolioDynamix), GovDelivery Holdings, Inc. (GovDelivery) and VelocityEHS Holdings, Inc. (VelocityEHS), which operate in the commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, wealth management, government communications and environmental, health and safety (EH&S) markets, respectively. The vertical cloud (venture) businesses include InstaMed Holdings, Inc. (InstaMed) and Parchment Inc. (Parchment), which operate a cloud-based healthcare payments network and an education credentials technology, respectively.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sub-Industry: Asset Management & Custody Banks
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ACTA
  • CUSIP: 44928D10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $453.31 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,811,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $14.03
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $14.00
  • 52 Week Range: $8.56 - $15.27
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 6.75
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 178.13
  • P/E Growth: -6.67
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $114.62 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.95
  • Book Value: $10.43 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.37
  • EBIDTA: ($24,570,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -66.44%
  • Return on Equity: -9.08%
  • Return on Assets: -7.06%
  • Current Ratio: 1.12%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.12%
  • Average Volume: 184,306 shs.
  • Beta: 1.57
  • Short Ratio: 9.23

Frequently Asked Questions for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)

What is Actua Corp's stock symbol?

Actua Corp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ACTA."

How were Actua Corp's earnings last quarter?

Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported ($0.06) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.05) by $0.01. The firm earned $30.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $29.43 million. Actua Corp had a negative return on equity of 9.08% and a negative net margin of 66.44%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 21.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.11) earnings per share. View Actua Corp's Earnings History.

What guidance has Actua Corp issued on next quarter's earnings?

Actua Corp issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, March, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of ($0.15)-(0.10) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of ($0.95). The company issued revenue guidance of $125-130 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $127.30 million.

Where is Actua Corp's stock going? Where will Actua Corp's stock price be in 2017?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Actua Corp's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $17.00. On average, they anticipate Actua Corp's stock price to reach $17.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Actua Corp.

Who are some of Actua Corp's key competitors?

Who owns Actua Corp stock?

Actua Corp's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (0.00%), Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.00%), Pembroke Management LTD (3.23%), Rice Hall James & Associates LLC (2.22%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Actua Corp stock include Douglas A Alexander, H Richard Haverstick Jr, Raymond Kirk Morgan, Thomas P Gerrity and Walter W Buckley III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Actua Corp.

Who sold Actua Corp stock? Who is selling Actua Corp stock?

Actua Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, Morgan Stanley, Vanguard Group Inc., Kalmar Investments Inc. DE, Royce & Associates LP, Pembroke Management LTD, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Actua Corp.

Who bought Actua Corp stock? Who is buying Actua Corp stock?

Actua Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Credit Suisse AG, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Citadel Advisors LLC, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, Geode Capital Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Actua Corp stock in the last two years include Douglas A Alexander, H Richard Haverstick Jr, Thomas P Gerrity and Walter W Buckley III. View Insider Buying and Selling for Actua Corp.

How do I buy Actua Corp stock?

Shares of Actua Corp 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 Actua Corp stock cost?

One share of Actua Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.25.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $17.00 (19.30% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/10/2017Barrington ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform -> Outperform$16.00 -> $17.00HighView Rating Details
2/29/2016Northland SecuritiesLower Price TargetOutperform$25.00 -> $18.00N/AView Rating Details
11/6/2015Craig HallumLower Price TargetBuy$20.00 -> $18.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
Earnings by Quarter for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017($0.05)($0.06)$29.43 million$30.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/9/2017Q4 2016($0.08)($0.06)$28.93 million$29.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316($0.11)($0.04)$39.67 million$27.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216($0.10)($0.10)$37.25 million$36.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116($0.14)($0.11)$34.45 million$34.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q4($0.11)($0.08)$35.40 million$35.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315($0.45)($0.37)$33.88 million$34.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215($0.42)($0.26)$31.60 million$33.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.45)($0.30)$28.75 million$30.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414($0.19)($0.22)$25.70 million$26.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214($0.28)($0.30)$18.86 million$19.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114($0.13)($0.10)$17.84 million$18.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413($0.10)($0.09)$17.40 million$17.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q313$0.03($0.08)$54.10 million$16.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013($0.04)($0.02)$48.70 million$48.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013($0.21)($0.08)$48.78 million$46.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012($0.03)($0.09)$52.64 million$53.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312($0.17)$0.59$51.28 million$51.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012($0.15)($0.17)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012($0.11)($0.19)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011($0.06)($0.08)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011($0.11)($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: ($0.27)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q2 20171($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q3 20171($0.06)($0.06)($0.06)
Q4 20171($0.05)($0.05)($0.05)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 9.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 65.61%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/19/2017Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell7,307$13.90$101,567.30View SEC Filing  
3/15/2017Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell7,304$13.97$102,036.88View SEC Filing  
12/12/2016Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell20,000$14.64$292,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2016Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell20,000$12.02$240,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/14/2016Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell5,000$10.37$51,850.00View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell5,000$9.65$48,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/13/2016Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell5,000$9.62$48,100.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell2,500$9.35$23,375.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016H Richard Haverstick JrDirectorBuy15,000$9.40$141,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell20,000$8.83$176,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016Walter W Buckley IIICEOBuy10,000$8.82$88,200.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Douglas A AlexanderPresidentBuy20,000$8.67$173,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Walter W Buckley IIICEOBuy12,000$8.57$102,840.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2015Thomas P GerrityDirectorBuy10,000$12.99$129,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/18/2015Douglas A AlexanderPresidentBuy10,000$13.00$130,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2015David J AdelmanDirectorBuy20,000$13.50$270,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Douglas A AlexanderPresidentSell10,000$16.04$160,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell5,000$17.33$86,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2014Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell5,000$17.92$89,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2014Douglas A AlexanderPresidentSell10,000$18.37$183,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Walter W Buckley IIICEOSell12,500$16.63$207,875.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014Douglas A AlexanderPresidentSell10,000$17.98$179,800.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell5,000$17.95$89,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2014Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell5,000$20.44$102,200.00View SEC Filing  
6/19/2014Douglas A AlexanderPresidentSell10,000$20.45$204,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2014Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell14,000$18.55$259,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/9/2014Walter Buckley IIICEOSell12,500$19.35$241,875.00View SEC Filing  
4/21/2014Douglas AlexanderPresidentSell10,000$21.08$210,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014Michael HaganDirectorSell10,863$20.33$220,844.79View SEC Filing  
3/7/2014David DownesDirectorSell20,000$20.77$415,400.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2014Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell44,442$20.14$895,061.88View SEC Filing  
2/28/2014Walter Buckley IIICEOSell12,500$20.69$258,625.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014Douglas AlexanderPresidentSell6,500$17.73$115,245.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell25,000$18.01$450,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell5,000$16.95$84,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013David BerkmanDirectorSell16,200$16.53$267,786.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013David DownesDirectorSell16,100$16.45$264,845.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2012Raymond Kirk MorganCFOSell12,483$11.50$143,554.50View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
Latest Headlines for Actua Corp (NASDAQ:ACTA)
DateHeadline logoActua Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ACTA-US : May 24, 2017 - May 24 at 3:18 PM logoVelocityEHS Named Best Software for EHS Management and MSDS Management by ISHN Readers - May 23 at 3:20 PM logoVelocityEHS Makes In-The-Field Chemical Management Faster and Easier with MSDSonline Mobile App Enhancement - May 16 at 3:20 PM logoActua Corp. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ACTA) : May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 8:51 PM logoVelocityEHS to Discuss Technology’s Role in Improving EHS Excellence at the Verdantix Summit 2017 - May 11 at 9:25 AM logoActua Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ACTA-US : May 11, 2017 - May 11 at 9:25 AM logoVelocityEHS Updates Its Industry-Leading Software to Make EHS Management Even Faster and Easier - May 9 at 9:28 AM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate Actua Corp (ACTA) Will Announce Earnings of -$0.16 Per Share - May 9 at 8:22 AM logoEdited Transcript of ACTA earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 2:00pm GMT - May 8 at 3:17 PM logoInvestor Network: Actua Corporation to Host Earnings Call - May 4 at 8:21 PM logoActua Corp (ACTA) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS - May 4 at 4:54 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Actua Corp. Q1 Earnings Report - May 4 at 3:20 PM logoActua Corporation's (ACTA) CEO Walter Buckley on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 4 at 3:20 PM logoActua reports 1Q loss - May 4 at 9:48 AM logoVelocityEHS Releases Template to Help EHS Professionals Create OSHA HazCom Written Plan - May 2 at 3:22 PM logoFavorable News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Actua Corp (ACTA) Share Price - May 2 at 10:08 AM logoActua Corp (ACTA) to Release Earnings on Wednesday - May 1 at 9:40 AM logoActua Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ACTA-US : April 25, 2017 - April 25 at 3:17 PM logoActua Corp (ACTA) Earns News Sentiment Score of 0.24 - April 24 at 11:48 AM logoActua to Announce First Quarter 2017 Results Thursday, May 4th Before Market Open - April 20 at 3:17 PM logo$29.55 Million in Sales Expected for Actua Corp (ACTA) This Quarter - April 20 at 1:47 PM logoActua Corp (ACTA) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.51 - April 20 at 7:35 AM logoActua Corp (ACTA) CFO Sells $101,567.30 in Stock - April 19 at 4:53 PM logoBOLT® Solutions, Inc. Bets on P&C Insurance Incumbents Paying Off - April 19 at 3:18 PM logo Analysts Expect Actua Corp (ACTA) to Announce -$0.15 Earnings Per Share - April 18 at 1:22 PM logoActua Corp (ACTA) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 14 at 1:52 PM logoETFs with exposure to Actua Corp. : April 7, 2017 - April 7 at 8:18 PM logoVelocityEHS and Graphic Products Now Make it Easier to Produce Industrial Hazardous Chemical Labels - April 7 at 6:01 AM logoActua Corp. :ACTA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : April 6, 2017 - April 7 at 6:01 AM logoActua Corp (ACTA) Short Interest Up 7.1% in March - April 4 at 3:48 PM logoACTUA CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 31 at 3:26 PM logoVelocityEHS Highlights New Strategies at 2017 Applied Ergonomics Conference - March 23 at 3:29 PM logoActua Corp (ACTA) CFO Raymond Kirk Morgan Sells 7,304 Shares - March 16 at 8:27 PM logoVelocityEHS Simplifies Complex Chemical Hazard Communication Compliance with its Expanded Regulatory Consulting Services - March 16 at 4:50 PM logoActua Corp (ACTA) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research - March 15 at 9:33 PM logoBOLT® Solutions, Inc. Recognized by CorporateLiveWire for Innovative BOLT Platform, Helping Insurers Transform the Way They Sell and Market Products - March 15 at 3:23 PM logoACTUA CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 10 at 8:19 PM logoActua Corp (ACTA) PT Raised to $17.00 - March 10 at 6:18 PM logoAnalysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for March, 10th (ACTA, ADUS, AKRX, ALNPY, ARE, BDE, BIOC, BOJA, BT.A, CIOIF) - March 10 at 6:18 PM logoStock Analysts’ Updated EPS Estimates for March, 10th (ACTA, ALD, ARES, AVGO, AXP, BOSSY, CNTY, DKS, ENGH, ENLC) - March 10 at 2:45 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of Actua Corp. Q4 Earnings Report - March 9 at 8:22 PM logoQ4 2016 Actua Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 9 at 3:22 PM logoActua Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2016 Financial Results - March 9 at 3:22 PM logoACTUA CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - March 9 at 3:22 PM logo8:35 am Actua beats by $0.20, beats on revs; guides FY17 EPS above two analyst estimate, revs in-line - March 9 at 3:22 PM logoActua Corp (ACTA) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance - March 9 at 10:48 AM logoActua Corp (ACTA) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Thursday - March 8 at 7:51 AM logoNAEM’s New 2017 EHS Software Buyer’s Guide Now Available from VelocityEHS - March 7 at 3:19 PM logoBOLT® Solutions Releases BOLT 8.0, Now Available in Two Versions, ENTERPRISE and PREMIER - March 7 at 3:19 PM logoVelocityEHS to Speak on Technology’s Role in Strengthening EHS Compliance at NAEM Software Conference - March 6 at 11:26 AM



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