NASDAQ:AMSWA - American Software Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $10.27 -0.07 (-0.68 %) (As of 12/12/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$10.34Today's Range$10.26 - $10.7152-Week Range$9.82 - $18.94Volume70,100 shsAverage Volume96,258 shsMarket Capitalization$319.56 millionP/E Ratio28.94Dividend Yield4.15%Beta0.72 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 Phone404-261-4381 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio2.83 Quick Ratio2.83 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio28.94 Forward P/E Ratio42.79 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$112.70 million Price / Sales2.82 Cash Flow$0.4788 per share Price / Cash Flow21.45 Book Value$3.20 per share Price / Book3.21 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.36 Net Income$12.05 million Net Margins8.25% Return on Equity8.29% Return on Assets5.82% Miscellaneous Employees462 Outstanding Shares30,910,000Market Cap$319.56 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. Investors 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 yield of 4.28%. 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 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates 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 net margin of 8.25% and a return on equity of 8.29%. 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 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for American Software's stock. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $12.00. On average, they expect American Software's stock price to reach $12.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.8% 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 stories about AMSWA stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American Software earned a news sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the software maker a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely 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 LivePerson (LPSN), Talend (TLND), Endurance International Group (EIGI), Carbon Black (CBLK), Changyou.Com (CYOU), ConvergeOne (CVON), Cheetah Mobile (CMCM), Bandwidth (BAND), QAD (QADA), NCC Group (NCCGF), Materialise (MTLS), QAD (QADB), Upland Software (UPLD), Domo (DOMO) and Mobileiron (MOBL). 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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (7.02%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.97%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.69%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (2.40%), Ashford Capital Management Inc. (2.32%) and John G Ullman & Associates Inc. (1.87%). 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 institutional 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, 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 institutional 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 $10.27. How big of a company is American Software? American Software has a market capitalization of $319.56 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 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: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 276 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 225 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 501MarketBeat'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 12/12/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the benefits of buying treasury bonds?