NASDAQ:AMSWA - American Software Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$16.57 -0.03 (-0.18 %)
(As of 08/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.60
Today's Range$16.41 - $16.66
52-Week Range$9.26 - $16.93
Volume46,700 shs
Average Volume77,199 shs
Market Capitalization$492.93 million
P/E Ratio45.97
Dividend Yield2.64%
Beta0.74
American Software logoAmerican Software, Inc. develops, markets, and supports a portfolio of software and services worldwide. It operates in three segments: Supply Chain Management (SCM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), and Information Technology (IT) Consulting. The SCM segment provides supply chain management solutions, including sales and operations planning, demand and inventory optimization, manufacturing planning and scheduling, supply optimization, retail allocation and merchandise planning, and transportation optimization solutions to streamline and optimize the forecasting, inventory, production scheduling, production, supply, allocation, distribution, and management of products between trading partners. This segment also offers Demand Solutions, a software-as-a-solution platform; and Logility Voyager Solutions, a warehouse and transportation operations suite. The ERP segment provides purchasing and materials management, customer order processing, financial, e-commerce, and flow and traditional manufacturing solutions, as well as industry-specific business software to retailers and manufacturers. The IT Consulting segment offers IT staffing and consulting services, such as professional services/product management/project management, staff augmentation, and social media and analytic marketing, as well as cloud, collaboration, and network and security services; and software enhancements, documentation, updates, customer education, consulting, systems integration, maintenance, and other support services. The company markets its products through direct and indirect sales channels, and agents to retail, apparel, footwear, consumer packaged goods, chemicals, oil and gas, life sciences, telecommunications, consumer electronics, industrial products, and other manufacturing industries. American Software, Inc. was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNASDAQ:AMSWA
CUSIP02968310
Phone404-261-4381

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.33
Quick Ratio2.33

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio45.97
Forward P/E Ratio36.82
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$112.70 million
Price / Sales4.54
Cash Flow$0.5008 per share
Price / Cash33.09
Book Value$3.20 per share
Price / Book5.18

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.36
Net Income$12.05 million
Net Margins10.69%
Return on Equity10.02%
Return on Assets7.04%

Miscellaneous

Employees462
Outstanding Shares30,910,000
Market Cap$492.93 million

American Software (NASDAQ:AMSWA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is American Software's stock symbol?

American Software trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AMSWA."

How often does American Software pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Software?

American Software announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 16th. Investors of record on Friday, August 17th will be given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 16th. View American Software's Dividend History.

How were American Software's earnings last quarter?

American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMSWA) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June, 21st. The software maker reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.04. The software maker earned $29.36 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $28.59 million. American Software had a net margin of 10.69% and a return on equity of 10.02%. View American Software's Earnings History.

When is American Software's next earnings date?

American Software is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, September, 4th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for American Software.

What price target have analysts set for AMSWA?

1 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for American Software's shares. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $18.00. On average, they expect American Software's share price to reach $18.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for American Software.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Software?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Software in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Software.

Who are some of American Software's key competitors?

Who are American Software's key executives?

American Software's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. James Clyde Edenfield, Co-Founder, Exec. Chairman, Principal Exec. Officer & Treasurer (Age 83)
  • Mr. H. Allan Dow, Pres (Age 54)
  • Mr. Vincent C. Klinges, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. James R. McGuone, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 71)
  • Mr. Bryan L. Sell, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer

Has American Software been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AMSWA stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. American Software earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.11 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the software maker an impact score of 45.59 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for American Software.

Who are American Software's major shareholders?

American Software's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (6.95%), BlackRock Inc. (6.43%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.60%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (2.34%), John G Ullman & Associates Inc. (1.95%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.73%). Company insiders that own American Software stock include Bryan L Sell, Dennis Hogue, H Allan Dow, J Michael Edenfield, James B Miller Jr, James C Edenfield, James R Mcguone, Thomas L V Newberry and Vincent C Klinges. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Software.

Which major investors are selling American Software stock?

AMSWA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Alambic Investment Management L.P., John G Ullman & Associates Inc., North Star Investment Management Corp., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold American Software company stock in the last year include Bryan L Sell, Dennis Hogue, H Allan Dow, J Michael Edenfield, James C Edenfield, James R Mcguone, Thomas L V Newberry and Vincent C Klinges. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Software.

Which major investors are buying American Software stock?

AMSWA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cozad Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc., Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Cadence Capital Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and Citadel Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Software.

How do I buy shares of American Software?

Shares of AMSWA 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 American Software's stock price today?

One share of AMSWA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.57.

How big of a company is American Software?

American Software has a market capitalization of $492.93 million and generates $112.70 million in revenue each year. The software maker earns $12.05 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.36 on an earnings per share basis. American Software employs 462 workers across the globe.

How can I contact American Software?

American Software's mailing address is 470 EAST PACES FERRY ROAD N.E., ATLANTA GA, 30305. The software maker can be reached via phone at 404-261-4381.


MarketBeat Community Rating for American Software (NASDAQ AMSWA)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  237 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  197 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  434
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American Software and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AMSWA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AMSWA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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