NASDAQ:ALTR - Altair Engineering Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$34.00 -0.13 (-0.38 %)
(As of 02/21/2019 01:26 PM ET)
Previous Close$34.13
Today's Range$33.75 - $34.08
52-Week Range$25.28 - $43.99
Volume1,588 shs
Average Volume160,780 shs
Market Capitalization$2.39 billion
P/E Ratio-54.00
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.62
Altair Engineering Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides enterprise-class engineering software worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Software and Client Engineering Services. Its integrated suite of multi-disciplinary computer aided engineering software optimizes design performance across various disciplines, including structures, motion, fluids, thermal management, electromagnetics, system modeling and embedded systems, as well as provides data analytics and true-to-life visualization and rendering. The company also offers client engineering services to support customers with long-term ongoing product design and development services, as well as consulting, training, and support services. Altair Engineering Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Troy, Michigan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustrySemiconductors
SectorConstruction
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ALTR
CUSIP02144110
Phone248-614-2400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$333.33 million
Book Value$0.96 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-99,400,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees2,000
Market Cap$2.39 billion
OptionableOptionable

Altair Engineering (NASDAQ:ALTR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Altair Engineering's stock symbol?

Altair Engineering trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ALTR."

How were Altair Engineering's earnings last quarter?

Altair Engineering Inc (NASDAQ:ALTR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 9th. The software reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.01. The software had revenue of $95.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $91.08 million. Altair Engineering had a negative net margin of 12.83% and a positive return on equity of 13.76%. The firm's revenue was up 17.2% on a year-over-year basis. View Altair Engineering's Earnings History.

When is Altair Engineering's next earnings date?

Altair Engineering is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 20th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Altair Engineering.

What price target have analysts set for ALTR?

7 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Altair Engineering's stock. Their forecasts range from $36.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect Altair Engineering's share price to reach $39.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Altair Engineering.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Altair Engineering?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Altair Engineering in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Altair Engineering.

Has Altair Engineering been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about ALTR stock have trended somewhat positive on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Altair Engineering earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the software a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Altair Engineering's key competitors?

Who are Altair Engineering's key executives?

Altair Engineering's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James R. Scapa, Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Howard N. Morof, Chief Financial Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Brett Chouinard, Pres, COO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Martin Nichols, Chief Information Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. David L. Simon, Chief Admin. Officer

When did Altair Engineering IPO?

(ALTR) raised $144 million in an IPO on Wednesday, November 1st 2017. The company issued 12,000,000 shares at $11.00-$13.00 per share. J.P. Morgan, RBC Capital Markets and Deutsche Bank Securities served as the underwriters for the IPO and William Blair and Canaccord Genuity were co-managers.

Who are Altair Engineering's major shareholders?

Altair Engineering's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (3.39%), Polar Capital LLP (1.05%), Eaton Vance Management (0.67%), Lord Abbett & CO. LLC (0.57%), Two Sigma Advisers LP (0.45%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.44%). Company insiders that own Altair Engineering stock include Brett R Chouinard, Gc Investments Llc, George J Christ, Howard N Morof, James E Brancheau, James Ralph Scapa, Massimo Giuseppe Fariello and Nelson Dias. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Altair Engineering.

Which major investors are selling Altair Engineering stock?

ALTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Two Sigma Investments LP, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Summit Partners Public Asset Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Northern Trust Corp and GSA Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have sold Altair Engineering company stock in the last year include Brett R Chouinard, George J Christ, Howard N Morof, James E Brancheau, James Ralph Scapa, Massimo Giuseppe Fariello and Nelson Dias. View Insider Buying and Selling for Altair Engineering.

Which major investors are buying Altair Engineering stock?

ALTR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Polar Capital LLP, SG Americas Securities LLC, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Eaton Vance Management, Claybrook Capital LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Royce & Associates LP and Geode Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Altair Engineering.

How do I buy shares of Altair Engineering?

Shares of ALTR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Altair Engineering's stock price today?

One share of ALTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.00.

How big of a company is Altair Engineering?

Altair Engineering has a market capitalization of $2.39 billion and generates $333.33 million in revenue each year. The software earns $-99,400,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.63) on an earnings per share basis. Altair Engineering employs 2,000 workers across the globe.

What is Altair Engineering's official website?

The official website for Altair Engineering is http://www.altair.com.

How can I contact Altair Engineering?

Altair Engineering's mailing address is 1820 EAST BIG BEAVER ROAD, TROY MI, 48083. The software can be reached via phone at 248-614-2400 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Altair Engineering (NASDAQ ALTR)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  450 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  623 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,073
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Altair Engineering and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ALTR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ALTR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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