NASDAQ:AMSWA - American Software Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $10.56 +0.06 (+0.57 %) (As of 01/16/2019 01:06 PM ET)Previous Close$10.50Today's Range$10.53 - $10.6352-Week Range$8.99 - $18.94Volume1,261 shsAverage Volume94,232 shsMarket Capitalization$319.47 millionP/E Ratio29.33Dividend Yield4.26%Beta0.6 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email American Software, Inc. develops, markets, and supports a portfolio of software and services worldwide. It operates in three segments: Supply Chain Management (SCM), Information Technology (IT) Consulting, and Other. The SCM segment provides supply chain management and retail planning 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 cloud solutions for supply chain management, product lifecycle management, vendor quality, and vendor compliance and corporate social responsibility for brand retailers and manufacturers; and analytics and business intelligence solutions for the supply chain market. 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, network, and security services for software enhancement, documentation, update, customer education, consulting, systems integration, maintenance, and other support services. The Other segment provides purchasing and materials management, customer order processing, financial, e-commerce, and traditional manufacturing solutions. The company markets its products through direct and indirect sales channels 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 Current SymbolNASDAQ:AMSWA Previous Symbol CUSIP02968310 Webwww.amsoftware.com Phone404-261-4381Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio2.80 Quick Ratio2.80Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio29.33 Forward P/E Ratio44.00 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$112.70 million Price / Sales2.90 Cash Flow$0.4932 per share Price / Cash Flow21.41 Book Value$3.20 per share Price / Book3.30Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.36 Net Income$12.05 million Net Margins8.25% Return on Equity8.28% Return on Assets5.86%Miscellaneous Employees462 Outstanding Shares30,960,000Market Cap$319.47 million OptionableOptionable 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 16th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, February 22nd. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.17%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 7th. View American Software's Dividend History. How were American Software's earnings last quarter? American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMSWA) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 29th. The software maker reported $0.06 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.02. The software maker earned $28.03 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $28.59 million. American Software had a return on equity of 8.28% and a net margin of 8.25%. 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 Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Software. What price target have analysts set for AMSWA? 1 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for American Software's stock. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate American Software's share price to reach $12.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.6% 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 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for American Software. Has American Software been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about AMSWA stock have trended positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Software earned a coverage optimism score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the software maker a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are some of American Software's key competitors? Some companies that are related to American Software include 3D Systems (DDD), LivePerson (LPSN), Hortonworks (HDP), Cango (CANG), Talend (TLND), Endurance International Group (EIGI), ConvergeOne (CVON), Changyou.Com (CYOU), Carbon Black (CBLK), Materialise (MTLS), Cheetah Mobile (CMCM), QAD (QADA), Bandwidth (BAND), NCC Group (NCCGF) and Domo (DOMO). Who are American Software's key executives? American Software's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James Clyde Edenfield, Co-Founder, Exec. Chairman & 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 Who are American Software's major shareholders? American Software's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include North Star Investment Management Corp. (1.72%). 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 buying American Software stock? AMSWA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including North Star Investment Management Corp.. 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 $10.56. How big of a company is American Software? American Software has a market capitalization of $319.47 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. What is American Software's official website? The official website for American Software is http://www.amsoftware.com. How can I contact American Software? American Software's mailing address is 470 E PACES FERRY RD NE, 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: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 280 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 227 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 507MarketBeat'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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Leveraged Buyout (LBO)?