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ANSYS Stock Forecast, Price & News

-10.66 (-4.25%)
(As of 06/28/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
535,335 shs
Average Volume
562,728 shs
Market Capitalization
$20.89 billion
P/E Ratio
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ANSS Stock Forecast (MarketRank)

Overall MarketRank

2.15 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

392nd out of 937 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

118th out of 303 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.0Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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ANSYS, Inc. develops and markets engineering simulation software and services worldwide. It offers ANSYS Workbench, a framework upon which its multiphysics engineering simulation technologies are built and enables engineers to simulate the interactions between structures, heat transfer, fluids, electronics, and optical elements in a unified engineering simulation environment; high-performance computing product suite; power analysis and optimization software suite that manages the power budget, power delivery integrity, and power-induced noise in an electronic design; and structural analysis product suite that provides simulation tools for product design and optimization. The company also provides electronics product suite that offers field simulation software for designing electronic and electromechanical products; SCADE product suite, a solution for embedded software simulation, code production, and automated certification; fluids product suite that enables modeling of fluid flow and other related physical phenomena; Ansys Granta products to give access to material intelligence; photonic design and simulation tools; and optical sensor and closed-loop, and real-time simulation, as well as safety-certified embedded software solutions. In addition, the company provides Discovery product family for use in the simulation of product design; and academic product suite used in research and teaching settings, which allows students to become familiar with its simulation software. It serves engineers, designers, researchers, and students in the aerospace and defense, automotive transportation and mobility, construction, consumer products, energy, healthcare, high-tech, industrial equipment, materials and chemical processing, and sports industries. The company was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Prepackaged software
Application Software
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
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Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
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Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
10 Analysts


Net Income
$454.63 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.91 billion
Cash Flow
$6.93 per share
Book Value
$51.39 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$20.89 billion

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ANSYS Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell ANSYS stock right now?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ANSYS in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 2 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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What is ANSYS's stock price forecast for 2022?

10 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for ANSYS's shares. Their ANSS stock forecasts range from $95.00 to $415.00. On average, they expect ANSYS's share price to reach $301.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 25.6% from the stock's current price.
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How has ANSYS's stock performed in 2022?

ANSYS's stock was trading at $401.12 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, ANSS stock has decreased by 40.1% and is now trading at $240.14.
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Are investors shorting ANSYS?

ANSYS saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,410,000 shares, an increase of 31.8% from the May 31st total of 1,070,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 543,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days. Currently, 1.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is ANSYS's next earnings date?

ANSYS is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 3rd 2022.
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How were ANSYS's earnings last quarter?

ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 4th. The software maker reported $1.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.70 by $0.32. The software maker had revenue of $428.64 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $409.26 million. ANSYS had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.14% and a net margin of 23.02%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 15.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.81 earnings per share.
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What guidance has ANSYS issued on next quarter's earnings?

ANSYS issued an update on its second quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.46-$1.64 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.85. The company issued revenue guidance of $450.00 million-$475.00 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $488.55 million.

Who are ANSYS's key executives?

ANSYS's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Ajei S. Gopal Ph.D., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60, Pay $2.83M)
  • Ms. Nicole Anasenes, CFO & Sr. VP of finance (Age 49, Pay $1.1M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Janet Lee, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57, Pay $748.36k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Maria T. Shields, Consultant (Age 57, Pay $1.03M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Shane Emswiler, Sr. VP of Products (Age 46, Pay $873.08k)
  • Dr. Prithviraj Banerjee Ph.D., Chief Technology Officer (Age 62)
  • Ms. Kelsey DeBriyn, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Walt Hearn, VP of Global Sales & Customer Excellence
  • Mr. Andy Kincheloe J.D., VP of Global Marketing, Channel, & Go-To-Market Operations
  • Ms. Julie Murphy, VP of HR

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

105 employees have rated ANSYS CEO Ajei Gopal on Glassdoor.com. 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.

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), Salesforce (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 Vanguard Group Inc. (10.95%), BlackRock Inc. (9.96%), State Street Corp (3.98%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.84%), Ownership Capital B.V. (1.60%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.41%). Company insiders that own ANSYS stock include Ajei Gopal, Alec D Gallimore, Barbara Vaughn Scherer, Glenda Dorchak, Janet Lee, Maria T Shields, Maria T Shields, Matthew C Zack, Matthew C Zack, Nicole Anasenes, Richard S Mahoney, 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 Principal Financial Group Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Congress Asset Management Co. MA, Royal London Asset Management Ltd., Federated Hermes Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Nordea Investment Management AB, and Natixis Advisors L.P.. Company insiders that have sold ANSYS company stock in the last two years include Ajei Gopal, Alec D Gallimore, Barbara Vaughn Scherer, Glenda Dorchak, Janet Lee, Maria T Shields, Matthew C Zack, Richard S Mahoney, and Shane Emswiler.
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Which institutional investors are buying ANSYS stock?

ANSS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Select Equity Group L.P., Ninety One UK Ltd, AKO Capital LLP, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., swisspartners Ltd., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., and Vanguard Group Inc..
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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 $240.14.

How much money does ANSYS make?

ANSYS (NASDAQ:ANSS) has a market capitalization of $20.89 billion and generates $1.91 billion in revenue each year. The software maker earns $454.63 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.139990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does ANSYS have?

ANSYS employs 5,100 workers across the globe.

Does ANSYS have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of ANSYS: 2011767 Ontario Inc., 3DSIM, AGI, ANSYS, ANSYS Austria GmbH, ANSYS Belgium S.A., ANSYS Canada Limited, ANSYS France SAS, ANSYS Germany GmbH, ANSYS Hellas Single Member S.A., ANSYS Iberia S.L., ANSYS Ireland Ltd., ANSYS Italia S.r.l, ANSYS Japan K.K., ANSYS Korea LLC, ANSYS Lumerical IP LLC, ANSYS Lumerical Software ULC, ANSYS Luxembourg Holding Company S.à.r.l., ANSYS Luxembourg S.à.r.l., ANSYS OOO, ANSYS Poland s p.z.o.o, ANSYS Singapore Pte. Ltd., ANSYS Software Ltd., ANSYS Software Private Limited, ANSYS Sweden AB, ANSYS Switzerland GmbH, ANSYS Technology (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., ANSYS UK Limited, Analytical Graphics, Analytical Graphics Asia Pacific Private Ltd., Analytical Graphics Inc., Ansys International LLC, Apache Science and Technology (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Computational Engineering International Inc, Computational Engineering International Inc., DYNARDO (Dynamic Software and Engineering) GmbH, Delcross Technologies, DfR Solutions, Dynardo, Fluent China Holdings Limited, Fluent Software (Shanghai) Co. Limited, Granta Design Limited, Helic, KPIT medini Technologies AG, Livermore Software Technology Corporation, Livermore Software Technology LLC, Lumerical, Lumerical Solutions Inc, Lumerical Taiwan Inc., Matterhorn Merger Sub GmbH, OPTIS CN Limited, OPTIS Hong Kong Limited, OPTIS Korea Co. Ltd., Optis World, Phoenix Integration, Phoenix Integration Inc., Profitek, Taiwan ANSYS Technologies Co., Virtual Motion LLC, Zemax, Zemax Europe Holdings LLC, Zemax Europe Limited, Zemax Germany GmbH, Zemax Japan K.K., Zemax LLC, Zemax Optical Technology Consulting (Shanghai) Co. Ltd, Zemax Taiwan LLC, Zillow TopCo Inc., and desktop.studio GmbH.
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When was ANSYS founded?

ANSYS was founded in 1970.

How can I contact ANSYS?

ANSYS's mailing address is 2600 ANSYS DRIVE SOUTHPOINTE, CANONSBURG PA, 15317. The official website for ANSYS is www.ansys.com. The software maker can be reached via phone at (724) 746-3304, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 724-514-9494.

This page (NASDAQ:ANSS) was last updated on 6/29/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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