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: Technology Consulting & Outsourcing Services
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:BSFT
  • CUSIP: 11133B40
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.37856 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 31,013,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $43.37
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $41.27
  • 52 Week Range: $33.85 - $48.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 36.88
  • P/E Growth: 3.41
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $354.53 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.87
  • Book Value: $10.77 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.11
  • EBIDTA: $24.27 million
  • Net Margins: -2.34%
  • Return on Equity: 4.72%
  • Return on Assets: 2.23%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.62%
  • Current Ratio: 3.94%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.94%
  • Average Volume: 414,586 shs.
  • Beta: 1.14
  • Short Ratio: 11.19

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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.13) by $0.53. The company had revenue of $88.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $86.63 million. BroadSoft had a negative net margin of 2.34% and a positive return on equity of 4.72%. BroadSoft's revenue was up 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.49 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, October, 30th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for BroadSoft.

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

BroadSoft issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, August, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.20-2.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.30. The company issued revenue guidance of $380-390 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $384.79 million.BroadSoft also updated its Q3 guidance to $0.23-0.40 EPS.

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

9 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for BroadSoft's shares. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect BroadSoft's stock price to reach $47.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for BroadSoft.

Who are some of BroadSoft's key competitors?

Who are BroadSoft's key executives?

BroadSoft's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John D. Markley Jr., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Michael Tessler, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • James Albert Tholen, Chief Financial Officer
  • Scott D. Hoffpauir, Chief Technology Officer
  • Dennis D. Dourgarian, Chief Accounting Officer
  • Taher G. Behbehani, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Dino Di Palma, Chief Revenue Officer
  • Jeffrey Kahn, Chief Transformation Officer
  • David Bernardi, Independent Director
  • Jane A. Dietze, Independent Director

Who owns BroadSoft stock?

BroadSoft's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.25%), BlackRock Inc. (6.95%), Southpoint Capital Advisors LP (4.49%), Voya Investment Management LLC (2.94%), TimesSquare Capital Management LLC (2.84%) and Fiera Capital Corp (2.82%). 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 Westfield Capital Management Co. LP, Picton Mahoney Asset Management, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Franklin Resources Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Fiera Capital Corp and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have sold BroadSoft stock in the last year include Dennis Dourgarian, 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 Southpoint Capital Advisors LP, SQN Investors LP, Rubric Capital Management LP, Legion Partners Asset Management LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Bank of Nova Scotia, Vanguard Group Inc. and FIL Ltd. 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.

What is BroadSoft's stock price today?

One share of BroadSoft stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for BroadSoft (NASDAQ BSFT)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  308 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  196 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  504
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BroadSoft and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $47.00 (6.21% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for BroadSoft (NASDAQ:BSFT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017William BlairReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
8/8/2017Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$41.00 -> $45.00MediumView Rating Details
7/28/2017Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingBuy$51.00HighView Rating Details
7/25/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuy$55.00LowView Rating Details
7/21/2017Northland SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold$42.00LowView Rating Details
7/7/2017Barclays PLCInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$45.00LowView Rating Details
6/19/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperform$46.00 -> $50.00LowView 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
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
(Data available from 8/19/2015 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
10/30/2017$0.36N/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2017Q2 2017($0.13)$0.40$86.63 million$88.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
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: $1.28
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.39
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.00$0.15$0.08
Q2 20173($0.08)$0.25$0.08
Q3 20172($0.05)$0.05$0.00
Q4 20172$1.09$1.16$1.13
Q1 20181$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q2 20181$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q3 20181$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q4 20182$0.64$0.74$0.69
(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 logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - August 19 at 10:50 AM logoHead-To-Head Review: BroadSoft (BSFT) & Conduent (CNDT) - August 19 at 12:30 AM logoReviewing Conduent (CNDT) and BroadSoft (BSFT) - August 15 at 4:10 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about BroadSoft Inc. - August 15 at 3:12 AM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $87.98 Million - August 14 at 1:16 AM logoBroadSoft (BSFT) versus Convergys Corporation (CVG) Head-To-Head Analysis - August 13 at 6:08 AM logoWhetstone Capital Advisors, LLC Buys Energy Transfer Partners LP, Dollar Tree Inc, Apptio Inc, ... - August 12 at 4:23 PM logoIHS Markit Score Update: Rise in demand for ETFs holding BroadSoft Inc is a positive for its shares - August 11 at 5:12 PM logoJefferies Group Analysts Cut Earnings Estimates for BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSFT) - August 11 at 10:45 AM logoWilliam Blair Weighs in on BroadSoft, Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (NASDAQ:BSFT) - August 11 at 9:48 AM logoIHS Markit Score categories are mixed for BroadSoft Inc shares. While there was a decline in bearish short interest, there was a drop in demand for ETFs holding this company's stock. - August 10 at 5:56 PM logoBrokers Issue Forecasts for BroadSoft, Inc.'s Q4 2018 Earnings (NASDAQ:BSFT) - August 10 at 1:32 PM logoBroadSoft Named to the Constellation ShortList™ for Enterprise Group Messaging - August 9 at 4:55 PM logoBroadSoft Named to the Constellation ShortList(TM) for Enterprise Group Messaging - August 9 at 4:55 PM logoBroadSoft Achieves Major FedRAMP Compliance Milestone for Cloud PBX and Unified Communications - August 8 at 4:29 PM logoEdited Transcript of BSFT earnings conference call or presentation 7-Aug-17 12:30pm GMT - August 7 at 10:17 PM logoBroadSoft Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - August 7 at 5:15 PM logoBroadSoft reports 2Q loss - August 7 at 5:15 PM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.11 EPS - August 7 at 2:18 PM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance - August 7 at 8:50 AM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSFT) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance - August 7 at 8:50 AM logoKornitzer Capital Management Inc Buys Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc, WABCO Holdings Inc, ... - July 28 at 6:12 PM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $86.42 Million - July 27 at 11:22 AM logoZacks: Analysts Expect BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSFT) to Post -$0.13 EPS - July 25 at 8:18 PM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - July 25 at 11:11 AM logoPlacetel is named as a leading UC solution in Germany by ISG Experton Group - July 24 at 12:09 PM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Set to Announce Earnings on Monday - July 24 at 8:06 AM logoNorthland Securities Reiterates "Hold" Rating for BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSFT) - July 21 at 6:42 PM logoCenturyLink adds BroadSoft UCaaS platform to GSA IT Schedule 70 contract - July 18 at 6:15 PM logoBroadSoft to Announce Q2 Fiscal Results on August 7, 2017 - July 17 at 5:09 PM logoBroadSoft CEO Michael Tessler Is Named a Judge for Forbes’ Second Annual Cloud 100 List - July 11 at 5:47 PM logoBroadSoft Awarded 2017 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Hosted Telephony and UCC Services Platform Provider of the Year - July 10 at 9:50 PM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Lowered to "Buy" at BidaskClub - July 9 at 4:52 PM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSFT) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Barclays PLC - July 8 at 7:26 AM logoBroadSoft's (BSFT) Outperform Rating Reiterated at Cowen and Company - July 2 at 5:34 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate BroadSoft, Inc. (NASDAQ:BSFT) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $86.42 Million - July 1 at 8:34 AM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - June 30 at 12:16 PM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Short Interest Update - June 30 at 7:14 AM logoBroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.13 Per Share - June 29 at 4:30 PM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Receives Buy Rating from Jefferies Group LLC - June 26 at 7:02 PM logoBroadSoft's (BSFT) "Outperform" Rating Reiterated at Wells Fargo & Company - June 19 at 7:36 PM logoCommit To Purchase BroadSoft At $35, Earn 9.4% Annualized Using Options - June 15 at 5:53 PM logoBroadSoft Wins Two Employee Engagement Awards from CultureNext - June 12 at 5:05 PM logo Analysts Anticipate BroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $86.42 Million - June 7 at 10:36 AM logo-$0.13 Earnings Per Share Expected for BroadSoft Inc (BSFT) This Quarter - June 5 at 2:16 PM logoBroadSoft Inc (BSFT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - June 5 at 9:15 AM logoBroadSoft, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BSFT-US : May 26, 2017 - May 26 at 4:24 PM logoBroadSoft Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor Conferences in June 2017 - May 26 at 4:24 PM logoBroadSoft Announces Winners of Annual Achievement Awards in Australasia - May 25 at 10:20 PM logoBroadSoft Showcases Market Trends and New Opportunities for Cloud Communications at Connect Mexico 2017 - May 25 at 5:16 PM



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