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ANSYS Stock Forecast, Price & News

-4.77 (-1.29 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $364.28
50-Day Range
MA: $353.61
52-Week Range
Now: $364.28
Volume498,100 shs
Average Volume506,910 shs
Market Capitalization$31.29 billion
P/E Ratio82.42
Dividend YieldN/A
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, which delivers cross-physics parallel processing capabilities for simulation software; 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 electromagnetics 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. 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. ANSYS, Inc. was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania.
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Overall MarketRank

1.51 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

283rd out of 1,258 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

57th out of 231 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ANSS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.52 billion
Cash Flow$6.36 per share
Book Value$41.02 per share


Net Income$451.30 million


Market Cap$31.29 billion
Next Earnings Date2/24/2021 (Estimated)
-4.77 (-1.29 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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ANSYS (NASDAQ:ANSS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has ANSYS's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

ANSYS's stock was trading at $217.73 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ANSS shares have increased by 67.3% and is now trading at $364.28.
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Is ANSYS a buy right now?

10 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 5 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 stocks does MarketBeat like better than ANSYS?

Wall Street analysts have given ANSYS a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but ANSYS wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is ANSYS's next earnings date?

ANSYS is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 24th 2021.
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How were ANSYS's earnings last quarter?

ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 9th. The software maker reported $1.36 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.26 by $0.10. The software maker earned $367 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $365.67 million. ANSYS had a net margin of 24.88% and a return on equity of 12.09%. The firm's revenue was up 6.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.42 earnings per share.
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What guidance has ANSYS issued on next quarter's earnings?

ANSYS issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.36-$2.67 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.50. The company issued revenue guidance of $541.1-$581.1 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $531.84 million.

What price target have analysts set for ANSS?

10 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for ANSYS's shares. Their forecasts range from $224.00 to $350.00. On average, they anticipate ANSYS's share price to reach $310.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.8%.
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Who are some of ANSYS's key competitors?

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.com (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 key executives?

ANSYS's management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. Ajei S. Gopal, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58, Pay $2.04M)
  • Ms. Maria T. Shields, CFO and Sr. VP of Fin. & Admin. (Age 55, Pay $787.52k)
  • Mr. Richard S. Mahoney, Sr. VP of Worldwide Sales & Customer Excellence (Age 57, Pay $889.33k)
  • Mr. Matthew C. Zack, VP of Corp. Devel. & Global Partnerships (Age 50, Pay $477.62k)
  • Mr. Shane Emswiler, Sr. VP of Products (Age 45, Pay $498.92k)
  • Ms. Nicole Anasenes, Sr. VP (Age 47, Pay $50k)
  • Dr. Prithviraj Banerjee, Chief Technology Officer (Age 60)
  • Ms. Annette N. Arribas CTP, CCEP, Global Investor Relations & Insurance Officer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Janet Lee, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Ms. Julie Murphy, VP of HR

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Capital Investment Services of America Inc. (0.09%), Bainco International Investors (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%), Private Capital Advisors Inc. (0.03%), Kopion Asset Management LLC (0.02%) and Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.02%). Company insiders that own ANSYS stock include Ajei Gopal, Alec D Gallimore, Janet Lee, Maria T Shields, Matthew C Zack, Michael Thurk, Nicole Anasenes, Richard S Mahoney, Shane Emswiler and William R Mcdermott.
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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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, Boston Trust Walden Corp, Kopion Asset Management LLC, Webster Bank N. A., Contravisory Investment Management Inc., and Capital Investment Services of America Inc.. Company insiders that have sold ANSYS company stock in the last year include Ajei Gopal, Alec D Gallimore, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Capital Advisors Inc., Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, First Hawaiian Bank, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Donaldson Capital Management LLC, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., and Bainco International Investors.
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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.

What is ANSYS's stock price today?

One share of ANSS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $364.28.

How big of a company is ANSYS?

ANSYS has a market capitalization of $31.29 billion and generates $1.52 billion in revenue each year. The software maker earns $451.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.51 on an earnings per share basis. ANSYS employs 4,100 workers across the globe.

What is ANSYS's official website?

The official website for ANSYS is www.ansys.com.

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 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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