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S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48
S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48
S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48

American Software Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.14 (-4.67%)
(As of 01/19/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
80,567 shs
Average Volume
56,487 shs
Market Capitalization
$774.99 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About American Software

American Software, Inc. engages in the development and marketing of supply chain management and enterprise software solutions. It operates through the following segments: Supply Chain Management (SCM), Information Technology (IT) Consulting, and Other. The SCM segment offers supply chain optimization and retail planning solutions. The IT Consulting segment provides software enhancements, documentation, updates, customer education, consulting, systems integration services, maintenance, and support services. The Other segment involves the purchasing and materials management, customer order processing, financial, e-commerce, and traditional manufacturing solutions. The company was founded by James C. Edenfield in 1970 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Prepackaged software
Application Software
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$111.41 million
Cash Flow
$0.36 per share
Book Value
$3.27 per share


Net Income
$8.09 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$774.99 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 12/3 Dividend
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Ex-Dividend for 2/18 Dividend
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Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Overall MarketRank

2.27 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

227th out of 896 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

59th out of 282 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

American Software (NASDAQ:AMSWA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is American Software a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Software in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" American Software stock.
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How has American Software's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

American Software's stock was trading at $13.77 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AMSWA stock has increased by 69.1% and is now trading at $23.28.
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Are investors shorting American Software?

American Software saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 293,800 shares, an increase of 21.0% from the November 30th total of 242,800 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 115,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days.
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When is American Software's next earnings date?

American Software is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 23rd 2022.
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How were American Software's earnings last quarter?

American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMSWA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 18th. The software maker reported $0.12 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.05. The software maker earned $31.21 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $29.99 million. American Software had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.50% and a net margin of 9.96%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.03 EPS.
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How often does American Software pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Software?

American Software announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 19th. Investors of record on Friday, February 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share on Friday, February 18th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 3rd.
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Is American Software a good dividend stock?

American Software pays an annual dividend of $0.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.80%. American Software does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of American Software is 125.72%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, American Software will have a dividend payout ratio of 176.00% in the coming year. This indicates that American Software may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for AMSWA?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for American Software's shares. Their forecasts range from $31.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect American Software's share price to reach $35.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 50.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are American Software's key executives?

American Software's management team includes the following people:

What is H. Allan Dow's approval rating as American Software's CEO?

3 employees have rated American Software CEO H. Allan Dow on Glassdoor.com. H. Allan Dow has an approval rating of 66% among American Software's employees.

What is American Software's stock symbol?

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

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is American Software's stock price today?

One share of AMSWA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.28.

How much money does American Software make?

American Software has a market capitalization of $774.99 million and generates $111.41 million in revenue each year. The software maker earns $8.09 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.35 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American Software have?

American Software employs 428 workers across the globe.

Does American Software have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of American Software: ASI Properties II LLC, AdapChain Solutions PVT LTD, American Software Research and Development LLC, American Software USA LLC, Demand Management Inc., Halo Acquisition Company LLC, Logility Inc, Logility NZ (UC), Logility Solutions PVT LTD, New Generation Computing Inc., and The Proven Method Inc..

When was American Software founded?

American Software was founded in 1970.

What is American Software's official website?

The official website for American Software is www.amsoftware.com.

Where are American Software's headquarters?

American Software is headquartered at 470 EAST PACES FERRY ROAD NE, ATLANTA GA, 30305.

How can I contact American Software?

American Software's mailing address is 470 EAST PACES FERRY ROAD NE, ATLANTA GA, 30305. The software maker can be reached via phone at (404) 261-4381 or via fax at 404-264-5206.

This page was last updated on 1/20/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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