Aspen Technology Company Profile (NASDAQ:AZPN)

About Aspen Technology

Aspen Technology logoAspen Technology, Inc. provides process optimization software solutions designed to manage and optimize plant and process design, operational performance and supply chain planning. The Company operates through two segments: subscription and software, and services. Its subscription and software segment is engaged in the licensing of process optimization software solutions and associated support services. The Company's services segment includes professional services and training. Its aspenONE software and related services have been developed for companies in the process industries, including the energy, chemicals, and engineering and construction industries. The Company's aspenONE software applications are organized into two suites: aspenONE Engineering, and aspenONE Manufacturing and Supply Chain. It has designed and developed its software applications across three principal business areas: Engineering, Manufacturing and Supply chain management.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Business Software & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: AZPN
  • CUSIP: 04532710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $47.02
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $45.20
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $39.98
  • 52-Week Range: $29.25 - $47.16
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.71
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 27.87
  • P/E Growth: 2.01
  • Market Cap: $3.71B
  • Outstanding Shares: 79,737,000
  • Beta: 1.09
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 29.63%
  • Return on Equity: -297.67%
  • Return on Assets: 41.54%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 0.84%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.84%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Aspen Technology (NASDAQ:AZPN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.80)
Consensus Price Target: $39.17 (15.86% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Aspen Technology (NASDAQ:AZPN)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/12/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$39.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details
6/5/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuy$45.00View Rating Details
4/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageUnderweight$36.00View Rating Details
4/26/2016Benchmark Co.Boost Price TargetHold$28.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
3/7/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHold$33.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016Pacific CrestLower Price Target$50.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
9/10/2015William BlairReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
3/19/2015Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageBuy$45.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Aspen Technology (NASDAQ:AZPN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016        
8/11/2016Q416$0.39$0.44$112.88 million$113.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q316$0.41$0.49$116.78 million$119.21 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2016Q216$0.39$0.47$112.28 million$119.15 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q116$0.42$0.47$118.84 million$120.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2015Q415$0.34$0.39$112.46 million$114.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q315$0.31$0.37$108.47 million$111.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q215$0.30$0.36$105.62 million$107.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q115$0.27$0.35$103.10 million$107.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/13/2014Q414$0.21$0.31$96.61 million$101.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q314$0.19$0.28$92.82 million$103.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q214$0.17$0.25$88.53 million$98.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q114$0.15$0.19$85.01 million$87.57 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/15/2013Q4 2013$0.08$0.24$78.79 million$83.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q3 2013$0.05$0.14$72.86 million$79.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q2 2013$0.05$0.13$67.97 million$77.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q113$0.02$0.05$64.99 million$715.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/21/2012($0.04)($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012($0.04)$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012($0.05)$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011($0.08)($0.09)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Aspen Technology (NASDAQ:AZPN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.58 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.67 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q4 20161$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q1 20171$0.43$0.43$0.43
Q2 20171$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q3 20171$0.43$0.43$0.43
Q4 20171$0.44$0.44$0.44
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Aspen Technology (NASDAQ:AZPN)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Aspen Technology (NASDAQ:AZPN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.50%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/7/2016F G HammondVPSell18,542$45.91$851,263.22View SEC Filing  
8/26/2016Antonio J PietriCEOSell4,500$45.03$202,635.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2016Antonio J PietriCEOSell4,500$39.00$175,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2016Jr. Robert M WhelanDirectorSell4,041$37.63$152,062.83View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Mark P SullivanCFOSell7,812$36.89$288,184.68View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Antonio J PietriCEOSell1,068$43.25$46,191.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Manolis E KotzabasakisVPSell24,878$43.21$1,074,978.38View SEC Filing  
5/22/2015Donald P CaseyDirectorSell3,300$43.90$144,870.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2015Manolis E KotzabasakisVPSell12,722$44.30$563,584.60View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015Joan C McardleDirectorSell3,000$44.13$132,390.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2015Antonio J PietriCEOSell19,600$40.02$784,392.00View SEC Filing  
2/4/2015Donald P CaseyDirectorSell3,027$37.45$113,361.15View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Joan C McardleDirectorSell30,000$36.83$1,104,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Mark P SullivanCFOSell9,850$38.07$374,989.50View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Manolis E KotzabasakisVPSell4,000$41.72$166,880.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Manolis E KotzabasakisVPSell6,000$41.74$250,440.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Mark P SullivanCFOSell7,938$41.68$330,855.84View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Antonio J PietriCEOSell10,000$42.84$428,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Joan C McardleDirectorSell3,000$42.54$127,620.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Antonio J PietriCEOSell9,900$42.84$424,116.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2014Manolis E KotzabasakisEVPSell13,438$44.25$594,631.50View SEC Filing  
5/28/2014F G HammondSVPSell5,792$44.00$254,848.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Mark P SullivanCFOSell12,546$44.31$555,913.26View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Antonio J PietriCEOSell17,041$43.95$748,951.95View SEC Filing  
5/23/2014Joan C McardleDirectorSell3,000$44.00$132,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014Gary HaroianDirectorSell9,000$43.65$392,850.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2014Joan McardleDirectorSell30,000$46.99$1,409,700.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Manolis KotzabasakisEVPSell13,999$46.02$644,233.98View SEC Filing  
11/7/2013F HammondSVPSell2,617$38.37$100,414.29View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Mark SullivanCFOSell12,645$34.75$439,413.75View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Manolis E KotzabasakisEVPSell9,100$35.05$318,955.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Mark FuscoCEOSell65,091$34.46$2,243,035.86View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Mark FuscoCEOSell46,949$34.30$1,610,350.70View SEC Filing  
8/26/2013Mark FuscoCEOSell65,157$34.51$2,248,568.07View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Joan McardleDirectorSell6,000$34.35$206,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2013F HammondSVPSell16,832$34.41$579,189.12View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Mark SullivanCFOSell12,288$34.50$423,936.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Mark FuscoCEOSell153,801$30.39$4,674,012.39View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Mark FuscoCEOSell105,497$30.48$3,215,548.56View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Mark FuscoCEOSell25,542$30.78$786,182.76View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Mark FuscoCEOSell141,844$30.86$4,377,305.84View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Mark P SullivanCFOSell5,438$30.91$168,088.58View SEC Filing  
2/4/2013Mark FuscoCEOSell187,566$30.35$5,692,628.10View SEC Filing  
2/1/2013F G HammondSVPSell15,581$30.34$472,727.54View SEC Filing  
12/12/2012Manolis E KotzabasakisEVPSell1,000$26.80$26,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012Manolis E KotzabasakisEVPSell8,000$26.23$209,840.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Stephen M JenningsDirectorSell43,358$26.05$1,129,475.90View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Mark FuscoCEOSell224,919$26.01$5,850,143.19View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Mark FuscoCEOSell125,000$24.39$3,048,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2012F G HammondSVPSell18,998$24.10$457,851.80View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Aspen Technology (NASDAQ:AZPN)
DateHeadline
nasdaq.com logoInteresting AZPN Put And Call Options For November 18th (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.nasdaq.com - September 19 at 4:37 PM
mysmartrend.com logoUptrend Call Working As Aspen Technology Stock Rises 37.4% (AZPN) (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 19 at 4:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Aspen Technology, Inc. : September 19, 2016 (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.capitalcube.com - September 19 at 4:37 PM
4-traders.com logoAspen Technology : Linde Engineering North America Inc. Standardizes on AspenTech Estimating and Expands Use of AspenTech Process Safety Software (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.4-traders.com - September 15 at 12:36 PM
realistinvestor.com logoResearch Analysts Set Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN)’s Price Target At $39.5 (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 13 at 8:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLooking for a Top Momentum Stock? 3 Reasons Why Aspen Technology (AZPN) is a Great Choice (NASDAQ:AZPN)
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 11:33 AM
publicnow.com logoAspen Technology to Present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.publicnow.com - September 2 at 8:23 AM
4-traders.com logoAspen Technology : AspenTech Announces Accelerated Share Repurchase Program (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.4-traders.com - August 30 at 3:41 PM
streetinsider.com logoAspen Technology (AZPN) Enters $100M Accelerated Stock Repurchase Program (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.streetinsider.com - August 30 at 3:41 PM
publicnow.com logoAspenTech Announces Accelerated Share Repurchase Program (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.publicnow.com - August 30 at 9:34 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoASPEN TECHNOLOGY INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financ (NASDAQ:AZPN)
biz.yahoo.com - August 30 at 9:34 AM
nasdaq.com logo3 Reasons Why Aspen Technology (AZPN) Is a Great Growth Stock (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.nasdaq.com - August 29 at 9:22 PM
realistinvestor.com logoPrice Target For Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN) Set At $39.5 By Research Analysts (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 29 at 9:22 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Aspen Technology, Inc. : August 29, 2016 (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 29 at 4:18 PM
capitalcube.com logoAspen Technology, Inc. :AZPN-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : August 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 26 at 11:49 AM
nasdaq.com logoNotable ETF Outflow Detected - IWO, FICO, MMS, AZPN (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.nasdaq.com - August 24 at 11:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoASPEN TECHNOLOGY INC /DE/ Financials (NASDAQ:AZPN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 3:43 PM
mysmartrend.com logoAspen Technology Shares Up 35.4% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (AZPN) (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 18 at 12:06 PM
fidaily.com logoAvondale Partners Downgrades Rating On Aspen Technology, Inc. (AZPN) (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.fidaily.com - August 16 at 12:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Aspen Technology, Inc. : August 16, 2016 (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 16 at 12:24 PM
capitalcube.com logoAspen Technology, Inc. :AZPN-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : August 15, 2016 (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.capitalcube.com - August 15 at 3:50 PM
News IconAspen Technology Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 (NASDAQ:AZPN)
ih.advfn.com - August 12 at 12:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAspen Tech downgraded by Avondale (NASDAQ:AZPN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 12:22 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoAspen Technology posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:AZPN)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 9:38 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Aspen Technology Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NASDAQ:AZPN)
biz.yahoo.com - August 11 at 12:57 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAspen Technology Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 4:30 pm ET today (NASDAQ:AZPN)
biz.yahoo.com - August 11 at 12:57 PM
mysmartrend.com logoAspen Technology Has Returned 28.5% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (AZPN) (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 10 at 4:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIT Stocks Yet to Report Earnings: NVDA, AZPN, LTRPA and LXFT (NASDAQ:AZPN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 4:06 PM
tmcnet.com logoASPEN TECHNOLOGY SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Andrews & Springer LLC Is Investigating Aspen Technology, Inc. For Potential Breach of Fiduciary Duty - AZPN (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.tmcnet.com - August 9 at 12:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoASPEN TECHNOLOGY SHAREHOLDER ALERT – Andrews & Springer LLC Is Investigating Aspen Technology, Inc. For Potential Breach of Fiduciary Duty - AZPN (NASDAQ:AZPN)
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 12:35 PM
twst.com logoAspen Technology Inc.: Aspen Technology Announces Date of Fourth-Quarter Fiscal 2016 Financial Results Release, Conference Call and Webcast (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.twst.com - July 28 at 12:28 PM
publicnow.com logoAspen Technology Announces Date of Fourth-Quarter Fiscal 2016 Financial Results Release, Conference Call and Webcast (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.publicnow.com - July 27 at 4:38 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoASPEN TECHNOLOGY INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exh (NASDAQ:AZPN)
biz.yahoo.com - July 25 at 5:05 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoASPEN TECHNOLOGY INC /DE/ Files SEC form 8-K, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:AZPN)
biz.yahoo.com - July 22 at 5:12 PM
4-traders.com logoAspen Technology : AspenTech Appoints R. Halsey Wise to Board of Directors (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.4-traders.com - July 21 at 9:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAspenTech Appoints R. Halsey Wise to Board of Directors (NASDAQ:AZPN)
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 4:05 PM
capitalcube.com logoAspen Technology, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AZPN-US : June 28, 2016 (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.capitalcube.com - June 28 at 8:14 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Aspen Technology, Inc. : June 27, 2016 (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.capitalcube.com - June 27 at 3:18 PM
nasdaq.com logoAugust 19th Options Now Available For Aspen Technology (AZPN) (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.nasdaq.com - June 21 at 3:41 PM
istreetwire.com logoThe Statistics Don’t Lie: Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN) Earnings Preview (NASDAQ:AZPN)
istreetwire.com - June 16 at 3:44 PM
4-traders.com logoAspen Technology : Leading International Energy Company Standardizes on AspenTech Manufacturing Execution Systems Solutions (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.4-traders.com - June 16 at 8:06 AM
4-traders.com logoAspen Technology : Leading International Energy Company Standardizes on AspenTech Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Solutions (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.4-traders.com - June 13 at 11:44 AM
publicnow.com logoLeading International Energy Company Standardizes on AspenTech Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Solutions (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.publicnow.com - June 13 at 9:29 AM
publicnow.com logoAspen Technology to Present at the William Blair 36th Annual Growth Stock Conference (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.publicnow.com - June 7 at 4:18 PM
publicnow.com logoAspenTech Acquires Fidelis Group, LLC (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.publicnow.com - June 6 at 8:48 AM
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hintsnewsnetwork.com - May 27 at 9:43 PM
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www.4-traders.com - May 26 at 9:34 PM
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www.4-traders.com - May 25 at 8:29 PM
publicnow.com logoaspenONE® Version 9 Software Delivers the Innovation That Creates Intelligent Insights (NASDAQ:AZPN)
www.publicnow.com - May 25 at 8:46 AM

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