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Arkhouse and Brigade up Macy's takeover offer to $6.6 billion following rejection of previous deal
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QQQ   445.61
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ANSYS (ANSS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$339.62
+5.45 (+1.63%)
(As of 03/1/2024 08:51 PM ET)
Today's Range
$332.12
$341.50
50-Day Range
$327.42
$362.88
52-Week Range
$258.01
$364.31
Volume
491,400 shs
Average Volume
938,448 shs
Market Capitalization
$29.55 billion
P/E Ratio
59.27
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$322.75

ANSYS MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Reduce
1.89 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.0% Downside
$322.75 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.39% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-0.62
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.09mentions of ANSYS in the last 14 days
Based on 10 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$69,136 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.04%
From $7.34 to $7.93 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.63 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

214th out of 599 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

64th out of 204 stocks


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About ANSYS Stock (NASDAQ:ANSS)

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 and the cloud; 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 electromagnetic 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, construction, consumer products, energy, healthcare, high-tech, industrial equipment, and materials and chemical processing industries. ANSYS, Inc. was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.

ANSS Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/21/2024
Today
3/03/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/01/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Prepackaged software
Sub-Industry
Application Software
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:ANSS
CUSIP
03662Q10
Employees
6,200
Year Founded
1970

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$322.75
High Stock Price Target
$347.00
Low Stock Price Target
$290.00
Potential Upside/Downside
-5.0%
Consensus Rating
Reduce
Rating Score (0-4)
1.89
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$500.41 million
Pretax Margin
26.09%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.27 billion
Cash Flow
$8.58 per share
Book Value
$61.95 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
86,557,000
Market Cap
$29.55 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.16

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ANSS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell ANSYS stock right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ANSYS in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "reduce" ANSS shares.
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What is ANSYS's stock price target for 2024?

9 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for ANSYS's shares. Their ANSS share price targets range from $290.00 to $347.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $322.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.0%.
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How have ANSS shares performed in 2024?

ANSYS's stock was trading at $362.88 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, ANSS stock has decreased by 6.4% and is now trading at $339.62.
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Are investors shorting ANSYS?

ANSYS saw a increase in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,210,000 shares, an increase of 27.2% from the January 31st total of 951,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 937,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.3 days. Currently, 1.4% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is ANSYS's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2024.
View our ANSS earnings forecast
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How were ANSYS's earnings last quarter?

ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 21st. The software maker reported $3.94 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.71 by $0.23. The software maker had revenue of $805.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $797.49 million. ANSYS had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.83% and a net margin of 22.05%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 15.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business posted $2.61 EPS.

What guidance has ANSYS issued on next quarter's earnings?

ANSYS updated its FY 2023 earnings guidance on Monday, December, 11th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 8.340-8.750 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of 8.560. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.2 billion-$2.3 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.3 billion.

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

250 employees have rated ANSYS Chief Executive Officer Ajei Gopal on Glassdoor.com. Ajei Gopal has an approval rating of 95% among the company's employees. This puts Ajei Gopal in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies. 88.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at ANSYS to a friend.

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).

Who are ANSYS's major shareholders?

ANSYS's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.70%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.74%), Ownership Capital B.V. (1.26%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.24%), Nordea Investment Management AB (1.23%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.15%). Insiders that own company stock include Ajei Gopal, Alec D Gallimore, Barbara Vaughn Scherer, Glenda Dorchak, Janet Lee, Maria T Shields, Richard S Mahoney and Shane Emswiler.
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How do I buy shares of ANSYS?

Shares of ANSS stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does ANSYS have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of ANSYS: 2011767 Ontario Inc., 3DSIM, AGI, 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., Ansoft Corporation, Ansys Fluent Inc., Ansys International LLC, Apache Design Solutions, Apache Science and Technology (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., CADOE, CFX, Century Dynamics, Computational Engineering International Inc, Computational Engineering International Inc., DYNARDO (Dynamic Software and Engineering) GmbH, Delcross Technologies, DfR Solutions, Dynardo, Esterel Technologies, Evolutionary Engineering AG, Fluent China Holdings Limited, Fluent Software (Shanghai) Co. Limited, Gear Design Solutions, Granta Design, Granta Design Limited, Helic, ICEM CFD Engineering, KPIT medini Technologies AG, Livermore Software Technology Corporation, Livermore Software Technology LLC, Lumerical, Lumerical Taiwan Inc., Matterhorn Merger Sub GmbH, Motor Design Ltd, Newmerical Technologies International, OPTIS CN Limited, OPTIS Hong Kong Limited, OPTIS Korea Co. Ltd., OnScale, Optis World, Phoenix Integration, Phoenix Integration Inc., Profitek, Reaction Design, SpaceClaim, 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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This page (NASDAQ:ANSS) was last updated on 3/4/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff