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

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$9.94 -0.36 (-3.50 %)
(As of 12/17/2018 03:30 AM ET)
Previous Close$9.94
Today's Range$9.89 - $10.36
52-Week Range$9.82 - $18.94
Volume61,471 shs
Average Volume93,174 shs
Market Capitalization$307.70 million
P/E Ratio27.61
Dividend Yield4.43%
Beta0.71
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
Phone404-261-4381

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.80
Quick Ratio2.83

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio27.61
Forward P/E Ratio41.42
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$112.70 million
Price / Sales2.73
Cash Flow$0.4821 per share
Price / Cash Flow20.62
Book Value$3.69 per share
Price / Book2.69

Profitability

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 Shares30,960,000
Market Cap$307.70 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 given a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, February 22nd. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 7th. View American Software's Dividend History.

How were American Software's earnings last quarter?

American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMSWA) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 29th. The software maker reported $0.06 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.04 by $0.02. The software maker had revenue of $28.03 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $28.59 million. American Software had a net margin of 8.25% and a return on equity of 8.28%. 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 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for American Software's stock. Their predictions 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 20.7% 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?

Media coverage about AMSWA stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Software earned a news sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the software maker a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

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 & 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 a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (7.02%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.97%), Vanguard Group Inc (3.97%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.69%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (2.40%) and Ashford Capital Management Inc. (2.32%). 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 Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, John G Ullman & Associates Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. Company insiders that have sold American Software company stock in the last year include Bryan L Sell, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ashford Capital Management Inc., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Crawford Investment Counsel Inc., Morgan Stanley, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Acadian Asset Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Cadence Capital Management 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 $9.94.

How big of a company is American Software?

American Software has a market capitalization of $307.70 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  277 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  225 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  502
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 12/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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