Altair Engineering Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.01 (+1.60 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume324,306 shs
Average Volume298,007 shs
Market Capitalization$4.83 billion
P/E RatioN/A
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About Altair Engineering

Altair Engineering Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of simulation, high-performance computing, data analytics, and artificial intelligence worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Software and Client Engineering Services. Its software segment includes solvers and optimization technology products, high-performance computing software applications and hardware products, modeling and visualization tools, data analytics and analysis products, and IoT platform and analytics tools, as well as support and complementary software products. This segment also provides software technologies in the areas of computational fluid dynamics and fatigue, manufacturing process simulation, and cost estimation for the applications in marine, motorcycle, aerospace, chemical, and architecture industries; and software-related services, such as consulting, implementation, and training services focused on product design and development expertise and analysis from the component level up to complete product engineering at various stage of the lifecycle. The Client Engineering Services segment offers client engineering services. Its integrated suite of software optimizes design performance across various disciplines, including structures, motion, fluids, thermal management, electromagnetics, system modeling, and embedded systems. Altair Engineering Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Troy, Michigan.


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0.98 out of 5 stars

Construction Sector

130th out of 209 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

184th out of 311 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Altair Engineering (NASDAQ:ALTR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Altair Engineering a buy right now?

7 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Altair Engineering in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Altair Engineering stock.
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When is Altair Engineering's next earnings date?

Altair Engineering is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 5th 2021.
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How were Altair Engineering's earnings last quarter?

Altair Engineering Inc. (NASDAQ:ALTR) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 6th. The software reported $0.31 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.10. The software had revenue of $150.16 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $139.40 million. Altair Engineering had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 4.01% and a negative net margin of 0.44%. The firm's revenue was up 14.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.16 EPS.
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How has Altair Engineering's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Altair Engineering's stock was trading at $29.21 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ALTR stock has increased by 120.1% and is now trading at $64.28.
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What guidance has Altair Engineering issued on next quarter's earnings?

Altair Engineering updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of - for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $504 million-$512 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $507.22 million.

What price target have analysts set for ALTR?

7 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Altair Engineering's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $68.00. On average, they anticipate Altair Engineering's share price to reach $59.20 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.9%.
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Who are Altair Engineering's key executives?

Altair Engineering's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James R. Scapa, Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 64, Pay $1.13M)
  • Ms. Amy Messano, Chief Marketing Officer (Age 50, Pay $376.74k)
  • Ms. Gilma Saravia, Chief People Officer (Age 46, Pay $374.91k)
  • Dr. Uwe Schramm, Chief Technical Officer of Solvers & Optimization (Age 63, Pay $385.04k)
  • Mr. Matthew Charles Brown, Chief Financial Officer (Age 40)
  • Mr. Brian Gayle, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 45)
  • Mr. David L. Simon, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Raoul Maitra, Chief Legal Officer (Age 50)
  • Ms. Stephanie Buckner, Sr. VP of Customer Engagement & Corp. Devel. (Age 33)
  • Mr. Michael J. Kidder, Sr. VP of Corp. Marketing

What is James R. Scapa's approval rating as Altair Engineering's CEO?

166 employees have rated Altair Engineering CEO James R. Scapa on James R. Scapa has an approval rating of 99% among Altair Engineering's employees. This puts James R. Scapa in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Altair Engineering own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Altair Engineering investors own include Gilead Sciences (GILD), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Tesla (tsla), Applied Materials (AMAT), NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Xilinx (XLNX), (CRM) and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS).

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 acted as the underwriters for the IPO and William Blair and Canaccord Genuity were co-managers.

What is Altair Engineering's stock symbol?

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

Who are Altair Engineering's major shareholders?

Altair Engineering's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.91%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (3.10%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.68%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (2.35%), Bamco Inc. NY (2.24%) and Ameriprise Financial Inc. (1.86%). Company insiders that own Altair Engineering stock include Amy Messano, Andrea Siudara, Brett R Chouinard, Brian Gayle, Christ Revocable Trust, David L Simon, Gc Investments Llc, George J Christ, Gilma Saravia, Howard N Morof, James Dagg, James Ralph Scapa, Jan Kowal, Jrs Investments Llc, Mahalingam Srikanth, Martin E Nichols, Nelson Dias, R Scapa Declaration Of James, Raoul Maitra, Richard Hart and Uwe Schramm.
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Which institutional investors are selling Altair Engineering stock?

ALTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Eaton Vance Management, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Bamco Inc. NY, Fred Alger Management LLC, Federated Hermes Inc., and Morgan Stanley. Company insiders that have sold Altair Engineering company stock in the last year include Amy Messano, Andrea Siudara, Brett R Chouinard, Brian Gayle, Christ Revocable Trust, David L Simon, George J Christ, Gilma Saravia, Howard N Morof, James Dagg, James Ralph Scapa, Jan Kowal, Jrs Investments Llc, Mahalingam Srikanth, Nelson Dias, R Scapa Declaration Of James, Raoul Maitra, Richard Hart, and Uwe Schramm.
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Which institutional investors are buying Altair Engineering stock?

ALTR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oak Ridge Investments LLC, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, ARK Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Oak Ridge Investments LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc. CT, and Sei Investments Co..
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Altair Engineering's stock price today?

One share of ALTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.28.

How much money does Altair Engineering make?

Altair Engineering has a market capitalization of $4.83 billion and generates $469.92 million in revenue each year. The software earns $-10,500,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.08 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Altair Engineering have?

Altair Engineering employs 3,050 workers across the globe.

Does Altair Engineering have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Altair Engineering: ACUSIM Software, AWE Communications, Altair Engineering Finland Oy, Altair Engineering France, Altair Engineering GmbH, Altair Engineering India Pvt. Ltd., Altair Engineering Ltd., Altair Engineering Software Co., Altair Product Design, Altair ProductDesign, CEDRAT SA, Candi Controls, Carriots, Datawatch Corporation, Datawatch International Limited, EDEM Simulation, EMSS, FluiDyna, MODELiiS, Polliwog, Runtime Design Automation, Runtime Design Automation Inc, SIMSOLID, SimLab, Solid Iris Technologies, WEYV, Wrap International (WRAP Software Business), newFASANT, and solidThinking.

When was Altair Engineering founded?

Altair Engineering was founded in 1985.

What is Altair Engineering's official website?

The official website for Altair Engineering is

Where are Altair Engineering's headquarters?

Altair Engineering is headquartered at 1820 EAST BIG BEAVER ROAD, TROY MI, 48083.

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]

This page was last updated on 6/20/2021 by Staff
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