ANSYS Stock Forecast, Price & News

-5.14 (-1.53 %)
(As of 06/18/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume826,500 shs
Average Volume475,096 shs
Market Capitalization$28.88 billion
P/E Ratio63.01
Dividend YieldN/A
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ANSYS, Inc. develops and markets engineering simulation software and services worldwide. The company offers ANSYS Workbench, a framework upon which its engineering simulation technologies are built; multiphysics software to simulate the interactions between structures, heat transfer, fluids, and electronics in a unified engineering simulation environment; high-performance computing product suite; and structural analysis product suite that provides simulation tools for product design and optimization. It also provides fluids product suite that enables modeling of fluid flow and other related physical phenomena; and electronics product suite that offers field simulation software for designing electronic and electromechanical products. In addition, the company offers power analysis and optimization software suite that manages the power budget, power delivery integrity, and power-induced noise in an electronic design; SCADE product suite, a solution for embedded software simulation, code production, and automated certification; system simulation capability for the design of automated products; and optical sensor and closed-loop, and real-time simulation, as well as safety-certified embedded software solutions. Further, it provides Discovery product family for use in the simulation of product design; Ansys Granta products to give access to material intelligence; and academic product suite with a portfolio of academic products based on associate, research, and teaching, as well as develops photonic design and simulation tools. The company serves engineers, designers, researchers, and students in the aerospace and defense, automotive, electronics, semiconductors, energy, materials and chemical processing, turbomachinery, consumer products, healthcare, and sports industries. It has a collaboration with Velodyne to develop software models of next-generation automotive lidar sensors. ANSYS, Inc. was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.


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1.26 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

556th out of 1,590 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

141st out of 311 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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ANSYS (NASDAQ:ANSS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is ANSYS a buy right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ANSYS in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" ANSYS stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ANSS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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When is ANSYS's next earnings date?

ANSYS is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
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How were ANSYS's earnings last quarter?

ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 4th. The software maker reported $1.12 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.28. The software maker had revenue of $372.15 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $352.75 million. ANSYS had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.80% and a net margin of 26.46%.
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How has ANSYS's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

ANSYS's stock was trading at $217.73 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ANSS shares have increased by 52.2% and is now trading at $331.43.
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What guidance has ANSYS issued on next quarter's earnings?

ANSYS issued an update on its second quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 26th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 1.430-1.670 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.570. The company issued revenue guidance of $415 million-$445 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $430.66 million.

What price target have analysts set for ANSS?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for ANSYS's stock. Their forecasts range from $100.00 to $392.00. On average, they anticipate ANSYS's share price to reach $309.38 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.7%.
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Who are ANSYS's key executives?

ANSYS's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Ajei S. Gopal, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $1.81M)
  • Ms. Nicole Anasenes, CFO & Sr. VP of finance (Age 48, Pay $462.62k)
  • Ms. Maria T. Shields, Sr. VP of Admin. (Age 56, Pay $792.7k)
  • Mr. Richard S. Mahoney, Sr. VP of Worldwide Sales & Customer Excellence (Age 58, Pay $871.14k)
  • Mr. Shane Emswiler, Sr. VP of Products (Age 46, Pay $600.27k)
  • Dr. Prithviraj Banerjee, Chief Technology Officer (Age 61)
  • Ms. Kelsey DeBriyn, Head of Investor Relations & Gov. Affairs
  • Ms. Janet Lee, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. M. Lee Detwiler, VP of Fin.
  • Mr. Mark Hindsbo, VP - Design & Platform Bus. Unit and GM - Design & Platform Bus. Unit (Age 49)

What is Ajei Gopal's approval rating as ANSYS's CEO?

105 employees have rated ANSYS CEO Ajei Gopal on Ajei Gopal has an approval rating of 95% among ANSYS's employees. This puts Ajei Gopal in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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What other stocks do shareholders of ANSYS own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other ANSYS investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Adobe (ADBE), (CRM), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Mastercard (MA), Micron Technology (MU), Costco Wholesale (COST), Cisco Systems (CSCO), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Intel (INTC).

What is ANSYS's stock symbol?

ANSYS trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ANSS."

Who are ANSYS's major shareholders?

ANSYS's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.55%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.20%), Bamco Inc. NY (2.55%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.84%), Ownership Capital B.V. (1.75%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.72%). Company insiders that own ANSYS stock include Ajei Gopal, Alec D Gallimore, Barbara Vaughn Scherer, Janet Lee, Maria T Shields, Matthew C Zack, Nicole Anasenes, Richard S Mahoney and Shane Emswiler.
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Which institutional investors are selling ANSYS stock?

ANSS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including WCM Investment Management LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., Morgan Stanley, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Mawer Investment Management Ltd., Bamco Inc. NY, AKO Capital LLP, and Sandler Capital Management. Company insiders that have sold ANSYS company stock in the last year include Ajei Gopal, Alec D Gallimore, Barbara Vaughn Scherer, Janet Lee, Maria T Shields, Matthew C Zack, Nicole Anasenes, Richard S Mahoney, and Shane Emswiler.
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Which institutional investors are buying ANSYS stock?

ANSS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Holocene Advisors LP, Ninety One UK Ltd, Parnassus Investments CA, BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, Ownership Capital B.V., Oak Ridge Investments LLC, Nordea Investment Management AB, and Robeco Schweiz AG.
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How do I buy shares of ANSYS?

Shares of ANSS 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 ANSYS's stock price today?

One share of ANSS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $331.43.

How much money does ANSYS make?

ANSYS has a market capitalization of $28.88 billion and generates $1.68 billion in revenue each year. The software maker earns $433.89 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.03 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does ANSYS have?

ANSYS employs 4,800 workers across the globe.

Does ANSYS have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of ANSYS: 2011767 Ontario Inc., 3DSIM, 3DSIM LLC, ANSYS Belgium S.A., ANSYS Canada Limited, ANSYS France SAS, ANSYS Germany GmbH, ANSYS Hong Kong Ltd., ANSYS Iberia S.L., ANSYS Italia, ANSYS Japan K.K., ANSYS Korea LLC, ANSYS Luxembourg Holding Company S.à.r.l., ANSYS Luxembourg S.à.r.l., ANSYS OOO, ANSYS Singapore Pte. Ltd., ANSYS Software Ltd., ANSYS Software Private Limited, ANSYS Sweden AB, ANSYS Switzerland GmbH, ANSYS UK Limited, ANSYS medini Technologies AG, ANSYS-Fluent (Shanghai) Engineering Software Trading Co., Analytical Graphics, Apache Design Solutions, Apache Science and Technology (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., CEI GmbH, CEI Software Co., Computational Engineering, Computational Engineering International Inc, Delcross Technologies, DfR Solutions, Esterel Technologies SAS, Fluent China Holdings Limited, Fluent Software (Shanghai) Co., Genesis SAS, Granta Design, Helic, KPIT medini Technologies AG, Livermore Software Technology Corporation, OPTIS CN Limited, OPTIS Europe SAS, OPTIS GmbH, OPTIS Hong Kong Limited, OPTIS Japan K.K., OPTIS Korea Co., OPTIS North America Inc., OPTIS Northern Europe Limited, OPTIS Pristine Limited, OPTIS SAS, OPTIS World SA, Optis World, Profitek, and Taiwan ANSYS Technologies Co..

When was ANSYS founded?

ANSYS was founded in 1970.

What is ANSYS's official website?

The official website for ANSYS is

Where are ANSYS's headquarters?

ANSYS is headquartered at 2600 ANSYS DRIVE SOUTHPOINTE, CANONSBURG PA, 15317.

How can I contact ANSYS?

ANSYS's mailing address is 2600 ANSYS DRIVE SOUTHPOINTE, CANONSBURG PA, 15317. The software maker can be reached via phone at 844-462-6797 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/21/2021 by Staff
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