Ansys Company Profile (NASDAQ:ANSS)

About Ansys

Ansys logoANSYS, Inc. develops and markets engineering simulation software and services used by engineers, designers and students across industries and academia, including aerospace and defense, automotive, industrial equipment, electronics, biomedical, energy, materials and chemical processing, and semiconductors. The Company distributes its ANSYS suite of simulation technologies through a network of independent resellers and distributors, channel partners and direct sales offices across the world. The Company's product portfolio consists of ANSYS Workbench, Structures, Fluids, Electronics, Multiphysics, Embedded Software, Systems, 3-D Direct Modeling and Academic. ANSYS Workbench is the framework upon which the Company's suite of engineering simulation technologies is built. Its fluids product suite enables modeling of fluid flow and other related physical phenomena. Its electronics product suite provides field simulation software for designing electronic and electromechanical products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ANSS
  • CUSIP: 03662Q10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $91.12
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $92.19
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $90.98
  • 52-Week Range: $80.51 - $98.99
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.62
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 25.24
  • P/E Growth: 2.55
  • Market Cap: $7.95B
  • Outstanding Shares: 87,218,000
  • Beta: 0.99
  • Net Margins: 27.06%
  • Return on Equity: 13.33%
  • Return on Assets: 10.81%
  • Current Ratio: 2.37%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.37%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $90.71 (0.42% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/16/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/31/2016WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$88.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$86.00 -> $94.00View Rating Details
6/4/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/26/2016Goldman Sachs Group Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$90.00View Rating Details
5/8/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/15/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHold$94.00View Rating Details
2/9/2016Mitsubishi UFJ Financial GroupInitiated CoverageOverweight$98.00View Rating Details
2/8/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price Target$90.00 -> $81.00View Rating Details
10/8/2015Pacific CrestInitiated CoverageEqual WeightView Rating Details
9/8/2015William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
8/6/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$85.00 -> $100.00View Rating Details
2/27/2015Benchmark Co.DowngradeHold$78.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/4/2016Q216$0.88$0.93$244.84 million$246.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.76$0.77$228.51 million$225.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q415$0.88$0.91$257.71 million$261.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.87$0.90$238.08 million$237.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.82$0.85$234.72 million$235.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.77$0.77$222.19 million$217.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.81$0.92$250.32 million$254.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.83$0.89$236.93 million$234.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q214$0.80$0.86$238.72 million$232.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.76$0.76$217.25 million$215.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q413($0.24)$0.96$237.84 million$236.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.75$0.77$214.78 million$212.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.71$0.77$208.73 million$216.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.69$0.71$204.26 million$199.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$0.74$0.79$219.31 million$224.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.69$0.74$201.50 million$196.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.67$0.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.65$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.70$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.61$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.56$0.96ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.55$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.59$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.36 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.61 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.70$0.76$0.73
Q2 20161$0.84$0.84$0.84
Q3 20161$0.87$0.87$0.87
Q4 20161$0.93$0.93$0.93
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.72%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 97.24%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/17/2016Maria T. ShieldsCFOSell35,000$88.00$3,080,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Debra A. BurkVPSell13,882$86.00$1,193,852.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Robert Andrew KocisVPBuy1,250$83.80$104,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2016James E. Cashman IIICEOSell25,000$0.35$8,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2014Joshua FredbergVPSell6,305$78.17$492,861.85View SEC Filing  
11/6/2014Walid Abu-HadbaInsiderBuy1,400$77.96$109,144.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Robert Andrew KocisVPBuy1,200$82.61$99,132.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2014Patrick J ZilvitisDirectorSell2,000$78.58$157,160.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Andrew T YangVPSell9,260$78.73$729,039.80View SEC Filing  
8/6/2014Patrick J ZilvitisDirectorSell1,000$78.00$78,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2014Joshua FredbergVPSell3,500$75.00$262,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Joshua FredbergVPSell2,880$73.62$212,025.60View SEC Filing  
5/7/2014Bradford MorleyDirectorSell6,000$75.00$450,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2014Joseph Fairbanks, Jr.VPSell40,000$75.00$3,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Shane EmswilerVPSell6,592$83.52$550,563.84View SEC Filing  
12/9/2013Brian Christopher DrewVPSell6,875$85.65$588,843.75View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Shane EmswilerVPSell2,911$88.25$256,895.75View SEC Filing  
7/24/2013Sheila S DinardoVPSell20,000$80.00$1,600,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2013Sheila S DinardoVPSell20,000$78.00$1,560,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Maria T ShieldsCFOSell36,000$75.00$2,700,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012James E Cashman IIICEOSell36,014$2.82$101,559.48View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS)
News IconIndustry Visionaries Meet to Discuss Growing Technology Trends at the ANSYS Dimensions Innovation Exectutive Conference (NASDAQ:ANSS) - October 27 at 5:43 AM logoIndustry Visionaries Meet to Discuss Growing Technology Trends at the ANSYS Dimensions Innovation Executive Conference (NASDAQ:ANSS) - October 26 at 12:30 PM logoANSYS to Release Third Quarter and YTD 2016 … (NASDAQ:ANSS) - October 17 at 3:30 PM logoANSYS to Release Third Quarter and YTD 2016 Financial Results on November 3, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - October 17 at 3:30 PM logoEagle Asset Management Inc Sells A Little More ANSYS, Inc. (ANSS) Stock Last Quarter (NASDAQ:ANSS) - October 12 at 3:44 PM logoFirst Week of November 18th Options Trading For Ansys (ANSS) (NASDAQ:ANSS) - October 1 at 8:57 AM
News IconPTC Inc. (PTC) Now Covered by Analysts at Evercore ISI (NASDAQ:ANSS) - September 17 at 8:19 AM logoANSYS : Helps Startup Companies Create Tomorrow's Products (NASDAQ:ANSS) - September 15 at 8:39 PM logoETF’s with exposure to ANSYS, Inc. : September 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - September 14 at 3:31 PM logoETF’s with exposure to ANSYS, Inc. : September 14, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - September 14 at 3:31 PM logoANSYS Helps Startup Companies Create Tomorrow's Products (NASDAQ:ANSS) - September 14 at 8:05 AM logoANSYS, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ANSS) : September 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - September 13 at 3:31 PM logoANSYS, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ANSS-US : September 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - September 12 at 3:30 PM logoPrice Target For ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) Set At $94 By Research Analysts (NASDAQ:ANSS) - September 2 at 3:31 PM logoAnsys: Are The Current Multiples Justified? (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 31 at 8:18 AM
News IconHow the Caterpillar Uses Engineering Simulation Software (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 30 at 11:23 AM logoANSYS (ANSS) Announces CEO Succession Plan (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 30 at 11:23 AM logo4:18 pm ANSYS discloses leadership succession plan, CEO James E. Cashman to transition to Chairman January 1 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 29 at 9:09 PM logoANSYS Announces Leadership Succession Plan (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 29 at 9:09 PM logoAnsys names new CEO in transition plan (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 29 at 9:09 PM logoANSYS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 29 at 9:09 PM logoKerrisdale Capital Betting On A Turnaround With 5 New Tech Positions (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 22 at 3:33 PM logoHere’s The Growth Forecast For ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 21 at 8:16 AM logoANSYS, Inc. (ANSS) Position Decreased by Norges Bank (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 12 at 3:42 PM logoAnsys Reaches Analyst Target Price (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 11 at 12:44 PM
News IconCaterpillar To Deploy ANSYS Engineering Simulation Software program. South Carolina SC (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 10 at 3:51 PM logoANSYS INC Financials (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 10 at 3:51 PM logoCaterpillar To Deploy ANSYS Engineering Simulation Software (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 10 at 10:17 AM logoETF’s with exposure to ANSYS, Inc. : August 9, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 9 at 4:35 PM logoANSYS, Inc. :ANSS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 8 at 3:33 PM logoAnsys Inc Profit Climbs 6% In Q2 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 5 at 3:32 PM logoANSYS, Inc. Reports Q2 2016 Financial Results Highlighting Solid Revenue, Margin and EPS Performance (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 5 at 3:32 PM logoEdited Transcript of ANSS earnings conference call or presentation 4-Aug-16 2:30pm GMT (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 5 at 11:55 AM logoANSYS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 4 at 9:16 PM logoANSYS, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ANSS-US : August 3, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - August 3 at 12:03 PM logoAnsys Larger Than S&P 500 Component Darden Restaurants (NASDAQ:ANSS) - July 29 at 8:59 PM logoANSYS Inc. (ANSS) is Trading Lower on Unusual Volume for July 20 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - July 21 at 9:06 PM logoANSYS : Intel Custom Foundry certifies ANSYS simulation tools for next-generation 10nm tri-gate process (NASDAQ:ANSS) - July 19 at 3:30 PM logoIntel Custom Foundry certifies ANSYS simulation tools for next-generation 10nm tri-gate process (NASDAQ:ANSS) - July 19 at 7:10 AM logoANSYS to Release Second Quarter 2016 Earnings on August 4, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - July 13 at 10:48 AM
News IconANSYS (ANSS) Showing Support Near $84.78 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 29 at 11:43 AM logoHow These Application Software's Stocks are Performing? - Intuit, NQ Mobile, Ansys, and Five9 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 27 at 3:50 PM logoInteresting ANSS Put And Call Options For August 19th (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 27 at 3:50 PM logoANSYS Honored As 2016 Confirmit Ace Awards Judges' Choice Winner (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 23 at 7:29 AM logoANSYS, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ANSS-US : June 21, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 21 at 8:13 AM
News IconANSYS (ANSS) Showing Bearish Technicals With Resistance At $88.73 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 17 at 11:27 AM logoPitt, Ansys unveil additive manufacturing lab (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 15 at 8:06 AM logoThe University of Pittsburgh and ANSYS develop new computing tools to push the boundaries of additive manufacturing (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 15 at 7:29 AM logoANSYS to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 7 at 7:18 AM logoANSYS, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ANSS-US : June 6, 2016 (NASDAQ:ANSS) - June 6 at 8:18 AM


Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS) Chart for Thursday, October, 27, 2016

Last Updated on 10/27/2016 by Staff