BroadSoft Company Profile (NASDAQ:BSFT)

About BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)

BroadSoft logoBroadSoft, Inc. is a global provider of software and services that enable telecommunications service providers to deliver hosted, cloud-based Unified Communications (UC) to their enterprise customers. The BroadSoft Business solution is a communications and collaboration offering that enables telecommunications service providers to offer businesses and other enterprises UC features and functionalities on a cloud-delivered basis without the need for traditional premise-based private branch exchange (PBX) equipment. BroadSoft Business includes its UC-One, Team-One and CC-One applications. The capabilities of the BroadSoft Business offering can be accessed through desk phones, smartphones, tablets, laptops and personal computers. Its BroadWorks SIP Trunking solution enables service providers to provide Internet protocol (IP) interconnectivity and additional services to enterprises that already have premise-based PBXs. Its training services include systems administration and provisioning.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:BSFT
  • CUSIP: 11133B40
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.14 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 30,707,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $37.47
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $40.84
  • 52 Week Range: $33.85 - $48.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.25
  • P/E Growth: -13.55
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $347.5 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.29
  • Book Value: $10.48 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.55
  • EBIDTA: $26.1 million
  • Net Margins: 2.01%
  • Return on Equity: 11.32%
  • Return on Assets: 5.07%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.68%
  • Current Ratio: 2.88%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.88%
  • Average Volume: 423,632 shs.
  • Beta: 1.67
  • Short Ratio: 8.64

Frequently Asked Questions for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)

What is BroadSoft's stock symbol?

BroadSoft trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "BSFT."

How were BroadSoft's earnings last quarter?

BroadSoft Inc (NASDAQ:BSFT) posted its earnings results on Monday, May, 1st. The company reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.16 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $79.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $80.42 million. BroadSoft had a net margin of 2.01% and a return on equity of 11.32%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 9.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.37 EPS. View BroadSoft's Earnings History.

When will BroadSoft make its next earnings announcement?

BroadSoft is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for BroadSoft.

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

BroadSoft updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.20-2.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.38. The company issued revenue guidance of $380-390 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $394.96 million.BroadSoft also updated its Q2 guidance to $0.20-0.32 EPS.

Where is BroadSoft's stock going? Where will BroadSoft's stock price be in 2017?

7 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for BroadSoft's stock. Their forecasts range from $44.00 to $55.00. On average, they anticipate BroadSoft's share price to reach $48.17 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for BroadSoft.

Who are some of BroadSoft's key competitors?

Who owns BroadSoft stock?

BroadSoft's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.95%), BlackRock Inc. (7.19%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (2.98%), Westfield Capital Management Co. LP (2.61%), Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (2.29%) and Cortina Asset Management LLC (2.21%). Company insiders that own BroadSoft stock include Dennis Dourgarian, James Albert Tholen, John D Jr Markley, Michael Tessler and Taher G Behbehani. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BroadSoft.

Who sold BroadSoft stock? Who is selling BroadSoft stock?

BroadSoft's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Granahan Investment Management Inc. MA, Sagard Capital Partners Management Corp, Alliancebernstein L.P., AMI Asset Management Corp, Ranger Investment Management L.P., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Pier Capital LLC and Century Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold BroadSoft stock in the last year include Dennis Dourgarian, James Albert Tholen, John D Jr Markley, Michael Tessler and Taher G Behbehani. View Insider Buying and Selling for BroadSoft.

Who bought BroadSoft stock? Who is buying BroadSoft stock?

BroadSoft's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., TimesSquare Capital Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, AlphaOne Investment Services LLC, GMT Capital Corp, MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd and Marshall Wace North America L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for BroadSoft.

How do I buy BroadSoft stock?

Shares of BroadSoft can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of BroadSoft stock cost?

One share of BroadSoft stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.20.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $48.17 (29.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/4/2017William BlairReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
5/2/2017Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform$54.00 -> $51.00LowView Rating Details
5/2/2017Dougherty & CoLower Price TargetBuy -> Buy$50.00 -> $44.00LowView Rating Details
5/2/2017Needham & Company LLCLower Price TargetBuy -> Buy$48.00 -> $44.00MediumView Rating Details
4/11/2017Robert W. BairdInitiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$44.00LowView Rating Details
2/24/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$55.00N/AView Rating Details
8/2/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetStrong-Buy$45.00 -> $51.00N/AView Rating Details
4/14/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHold$33.00N/AView Rating Details
3/1/2016Northland SecuritiesBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$36.00 -> $40.00N/AView Rating Details
1/20/2016Wells Fargo & CoUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
Earnings by Quarter for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
Earnings History by Quarter for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/1/2017Q1 2017$0.16$0.19$80.42 million$79.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416$0.75$0.91$98.31 million$102.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/31/2016Q316($0.03)$0.52$81.26 million$84.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216$0.36$0.49$78.99 million$81.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2016Q116$0.26$0.37$71.58 million$73.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415$0.67$1.04$81.61 million$89.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.33$0.05$68.10 million$69.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.31($0.20)$62.02 million$64.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2015Q115$0.17$0.24$54.26 million$55.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.34$0.44$63.06 million$65.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.26$0.34$50.90 million$54.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q214($0.10)$0.13$49.45 million$52.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2014Q114$0.10$0.07$44.84 million$43.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2014Q413$0.41$0.45$50.01 million$52.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2013Q313$0.30$0.29$45.16 million$42.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2013Q2 2013$0.22$0.32$42.81 million$44.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2013Q1 2013$0.11$0.18$38.71 million$39.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.41$0.47$45.79 million$45.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2012Q312$0.32$0.35$41.49 million$40.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.21$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2012$0.23$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2012$0.28$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2011$0.21$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.10$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.12$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2011$0.30$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.96
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.00$0.15$0.08
Q2 20173($0.08)$0.25$0.08
Q3 20172$0.30$0.30$0.30
Q4 20172$0.38$0.63$0.51
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.50%
Insider Trades by Quarter for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/21/2017Taher G BehbehaniInsiderSell1,716$38.00$65,208.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017John D Jr. MarkleyDirectorSell1,000$42.66$42,660.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2017John D Jr. MarkleyDirectorSell2,000$46.06$92,120.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2017Michael TesslerCEOSell6,446$45.00$290,070.00View SEC Filing  
1/23/2017Taher G BehbehaniInsiderSell4,188$41.17$172,419.96View SEC Filing  
10/21/2016Taher G BehbehaniInsiderSell4,010$45.16$181,091.60View SEC Filing  
9/13/2016Dennis DourgarianInsiderSell2,600$45.40$118,040.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Dennis DourgarianInsiderSell2,802$45.65$127,911.30View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016Michael TesslerCEOSell7,149$42.75$305,619.75View SEC Filing  
7/21/2016Taher G BehbehaniInsiderSell4,273$45.89$196,087.97View SEC Filing  
6/15/2016Dennis DourgarianCAOSell4,843$42.53$205,972.79View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Michael TesslerCEOSell7,863$42.16$331,504.08View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016James Albert TholenCFOSell24,566$43.90$1,078,447.40View SEC Filing  
5/6/2016Taher G BehbehaniCMOSell1,955$39.14$76,518.70View SEC Filing  
4/21/2016Taher G BehbehaniCMOSell2,382$40.43$96,304.26View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Michael TesslerCEOSell9,718$40.21$390,760.78View SEC Filing  
4/11/2016John D Jr. MarkleyDirectorSell2,000$40.79$81,580.00View SEC Filing  
2/29/2016Taher G BehbehaniCMOSell1,339$36.00$48,204.00View SEC Filing  
1/21/2016Taher G. BehbehaniCMOSell893$33.78$30,165.54View SEC Filing  
11/24/2015Michael TesslerCEOSell19,900$40.00$796,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Michael TesslerCEOSell6,502$37.79$245,710.58View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015James Albert TholenCFOSell45,137$37.36$1,686,318.32View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015John D Jr. MarkleyDirectorSell4,000$33.89$135,560.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2015Scott D HoffpauirCTOSell40,000$36.00$1,440,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Patrick JoggerstVPSell2,792$27.77$77,533.84View SEC Filing  
10/14/2013Scott HoffpauirCTOSell10,832$36.00$389,952.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2013Scott HoffpauirCTOSell60,000$36.00$2,160,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2013Michael TesslerCEOSell7,812$35.00$273,420.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Michael TesslerCEOSell2,910$33.09$96,291.90View SEC Filing  
7/8/2013Michael TesslerCEOSell6,151$30.00$184,530.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Michael TesslerCEOSell2,442$30.00$73,260.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2013Michael TesslerCEOSell2,500$30.00$75,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013James Albert TholenCFOSell3,000$27.30$81,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2013John D Jr. MarkleyDirectorBuy10,000$22.98$229,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012James Albert TholenCFOSell3,000$31.89$95,670.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012Scott D HoffpauirCTOSell16,000$32.16$514,560.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012James Albert TholenCFOSell23,320$38.46$896,887.20View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
Latest Headlines for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
DateHeadline logoOptus partners with BroadSoft on cloud telephony - May 17 at 11:50 AM logo$86.42 Million in Sales Expected for BroadSoft Inc (BSFT) This Quarter - May 11 at 9:34 AM logo Brokerages Expect BroadSoft Inc (BSFT) to Post -$0.13 Earnings Per Share - May 10 at 12:10 AM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - May 9 at 9:25 AM logoBroadSoft Launches BroadCloud PaaS - May 8 at 10:23 AM logoETFs with exposure to BroadSoft, Inc. : May 5, 2017 - May 5 at 4:05 PM logoBroadSoft Inc Forecasted to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of ($0.08) Per Share (BSFT) - May 5 at 9:52 AM logoBroadSoft, Inc. :BSFT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 4:11 PM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Rating Reiterated by William Blair - May 4 at 3:10 PM logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Very Likely to Affect BroadSoft (BSFT) Stock Price - May 3 at 9:36 PM logoBroadSoft Inc. (BSFT) Is Losing Ground After Q1 Report - May 2 at 8:02 PM logoBroadSoft Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor Conferences in May 2017 - May 2 at 8:02 PM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Rating Reiterated by Cowen and Company - May 2 at 5:14 PM logoDougherty & Co Trims BroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Target Price to $44.00 - May 2 at 3:00 PM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Announces Earnings Results - May 1 at 5:22 PM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance - May 1 at 11:54 AM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance - May 1 at 11:53 AM logoInvestor Network: BroadSoft, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - May 1 at 9:01 AM logoBroadSoft Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - May 1 at 9:01 AM logoBroadSoft reports 1Q loss - May 1 at 9:01 AM logoBroadSoft beats by $0.03, misses on revenue - May 1 at 7:37 AM logoBroadSoft (BSFT) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 30 at 4:54 PM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) to Release Earnings on Monday - April 29 at 1:23 AM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday - April 29 at 1:23 AM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Monday - April 29 at 1:17 AM logoBroadSoft (BSFT) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 27 at 6:18 PM logoBroadSoft and Telstra Enhance Unified Communications in Australia - April 26 at 7:03 PM logoBroadSoft (BSFT) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds - April 24 at 6:08 PM logo$80.38 Million in Sales Expected for BroadSoft Inc (BSFT) This Quarter - April 21 at 4:46 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect BroadSoft Inc (BSFT) to Announce -$0.25 Earnings Per Share - April 19 at 7:56 AM logoSomewhat Negative News Coverage Extremely Likely to Affect BroadSoft (BSFT) Stock Price - April 18 at 8:32 AM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Likely to Effect BroadSoft (BSFT) Share Price - April 15 at 12:33 PM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Robert W. Baird - April 15 at 8:40 AM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - April 14 at 10:40 AM logoBroadSoft to Announce Q1 Fiscal Results on May 1, 2017 - April 12 at 5:49 PM logoMore than 100 Channel Partners in Trials with BroadSoft Team-One Worldwide - April 11 at 8:34 AM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest - April 10 at 2:25 PM logoBroadSoft Receives 2017 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award from TMC - GlobeNewswire (press release) - April 10 at 12:40 PM logoBroadSoft Receives 2017 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award from TMC - April 10 at 12:40 PM logoADTRAN Adds Unified Communications to ProCloud Subscription Services Suite - April 10 at 12:40 PM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Receives Buy Rating from William Blair - April 9 at 7:10 AM logoBroadSoft Hub Now Commercially Available For AI-Powered Workforce Communications - April 7 at 8:41 AM logoVeracity Networks Launches Cloud Contact Center Offering Powered By BroadSoft - April 7 at 8:41 AM logoBroadSoft Hub Now Commercially Available For AI-Powered Workforce Communications - March 27 at 12:35 PM logoDeutsche Telekom Introduces DeutschlandLAN CloudPBX Native UC, Powered by BroadSoft - March 21 at 7:31 AM logoInsider Selling: BroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Director Sells 1,000 Shares of Stock - March 8 at 11:54 PM logoFrost & Sullivan Survey: 90% Of Telecom Providers Believe Integrated Cloud-based Platforms Speed Time To Market - March 7 at 11:52 AM logoBROADSOFT, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - March 3 at 8:26 PM logoBROADSOFT, INC. Financials - March 1 at 4:03 PM logoBSFT Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average - February 27 at 12:49 PM


BroadSoft (BSFT) Chart for Monday, May, 22, 2017

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