CA Company Profile (NASDAQ:CA)

About CA

CA logoCA, Inc. (CA) is engaged in providing software solutions enabling customers to plan, develop, manage and secure applications and enterprise environments across distributed, cloud, mobile and mainframe platforms. The Company operates through three business segments: Mainframe Solutions, Enterprise Solutions and Services. Its Mainframe Solutions and Enterprise Solutions segments comprise the Company's software business organized by the nature of its software offerings and the platform on which the products operate. The Services segment comprises product implementation, consulting, customer education, customer training and application management services. CA's Mainframe Solutions segment consists of various product offerings, including Application Development, Databases and Database Management, Security & Compliance, and Systems and Operations Management. The Enterprise Solutions segment consists of various product offerings, including Agile Management, DevOps and Security.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Business Software & Services
  • Sub-Industry: Systems Software
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: CA
  • CUSIP: 12673P10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $31.89
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $32.12
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $32.48
  • 52-Week Range: $28.82 - $34.99
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.01
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.04
  • P/E Growth: 21.92
  • Market Cap: $13.41B
  • Outstanding Shares: 417,973,000
  • Beta: 0.92
  • Net Margins: 19.64%
  • Return on Equity: 17.98%
  • Return on Assets: 8.99%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.35%
  • Current Ratio: 1.34%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.34%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CA (NASDAQ:CA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 6 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $34.33 (6.99% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CA (NASDAQ:CA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/11/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageUnderperformView Rating Details
7/28/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetBuy$36.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
7/28/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$32.00 -> $33.00View Rating Details
7/15/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$33.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
7/14/2016MizuhoDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
5/12/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/12/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/9/2016Standpoint ResearchDowngradeBuy -> Hold$33.00View Rating Details
2/1/2016FIG PartnersUpgradeMarket PerformView Rating Details
11/20/2015Cowen and CompanyReiterated RatingUnderperform$28.00View Rating Details
11/19/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector Perform$30.00 -> $31.00View Rating Details
10/28/2015Hovde GroupReiterated RatingMarket Perform$27.00View Rating Details
10/22/2015FBR & CoLower Price TargetMarket Perform$33.00 -> $29.00View Rating Details
6/26/2015JMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
5/15/2015ArgusUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
4/15/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageNeutral$31.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for CA (NASDAQ:CA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/11/2016Q416$0.57$0.60$990.06 million$1.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2016Q3$0.58$0.63$1,000.00 million$1.03 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/21/2015Q216$0.56$0.56$1.01 billion$1.01 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q116$0.62$0.64$990.13 million$977.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q415$0.50$0.56$1.04 billion$1.02 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/20/2015Q315$0.60$0.67$1.09 billion$1.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/22/2014Q2$0.62$0.65$1.09 billion$1.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2014Q115$0.60$0.65$1.09 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q414$0.58$0.61$1.09 billion$1.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q4$0.14$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/21/2014Q4$0.71$0.20$1.13 billion$1.16 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q214$0.73$0.86$1.11 billion$1.14 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q1 2014$0.74$0.78$1.10 billion$1.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q4 2013$0.55$0.68$1.14 billion$1.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/22/2013Q3 2013$0.61$0.63$1.17 billion$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.59$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.61$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.51$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/24/2012$0.54$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2011$0.49$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2011$0.51$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/12/2011$0.50$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2011$0.49$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for CA (NASDAQ:CA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.44 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.46 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.54$0.54$0.54
Q2 20161$0.61$0.61$0.61
Q3 20161$0.58$0.58$0.58
Q4 20161$0.58$0.58$0.58
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for CA (NASDAQ:CA)
Annual Dividend:$1.02
Dividend Yield:3.18%
Payout Ratio:53.97% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
41.80% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
41.46% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for CA (NASDAQ:CA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for CA (NASDAQ:CA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.79%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 68.63%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/3/2015Adam ElsterEVPSell11,845$28.50$337,582.50View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Holding Ag CarealMajor ShareholderSell22,000,000$26.56$584,320,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2015Christopher CherryDirectorSell452,000$0.05$22,600.00
10/9/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy2,000$0.04$82.20
10/8/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy10,000$0.04$400.00
9/8/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy5,000$0.07$325.00
8/21/2015Richard J. BeckertCFOSell70,402$28.49$2,005,752.98View SEC Filing  
7/22/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy1,000$0.06$63.00
6/30/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy3,000$0.12$360.00
6/25/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy2,000$0.07$140.00
6/16/2015Jacob LammEVPSell5,595$29.80$166,731.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy5,000$0.07$350.00
4/14/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy1,000$0.08$80.00
4/13/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy5,000$0.07$325.00
4/10/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy10,000$0.06$600.00
4/8/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy3,000$0.08$240.00
3/31/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy5,000$0.06$300.00
2/18/2015Adrian Frederick HobkirkDirectorBuy5,000$0.06$300.00
2/14/2014Neil MannaCAOSell2,000$32.95$65,900.00View SEC Filing  
1/28/2014Jacob LammEVPSell6,577$32.24$212,042.48View SEC Filing  
1/23/2014Amy Fliegelman OlliEVPSell90,822$33.67$3,057,976.74View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Amy Fliegelman OlliEVPSell9,700$32.22$312,534.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013George J FischerEVPSell65,562$31.25$2,048,812.50View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Amy Fliegelman OlliEVPSell10,812$30.62$331,063.44View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013Adam ElsterEVPSell1,738$30.45$52,922.10View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013Adam ElsterEVPSell60,929$30.72$1,871,738.88View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013George FischerEVPSell84,315$30.38$2,561,489.70View SEC Filing  
7/24/2013Jacob LammEVPSell18,800$30.02$564,376.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2013Jacob LammEVPSell15,566$27.33$425,418.78View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Jacob LammEVPSell8,181$28.47$232,913.07View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Jacob LammEVPSell15,000$28.17$422,550.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Jacob LammEVPSell20,098$27.44$551,489.12View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Jacob LammEVPSell5,217$27.75$144,771.75View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Adam ElsterEVPSell11,828$27.39$323,968.92View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013Jacob LammEVPSell77,225$27.15$2,096,658.75View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013George J FischerEVPSell5,479$26.80$146,837.20View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013George J FischerEVPSell11,750$27.00$317,250.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012Jacob LammEVPSell54,857$25.95$1,423,539.15View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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What is CA's stock symbol?

CA trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CA."

How often does CA pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CA?

CA declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 26th will be given a dividend of $0.255 per share on Tuesday, June 14th. This represents a $1.02 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 24th. This is a boost from CA's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25.

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

8 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for CA's stock. Their predictions range from $33.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate CA's share price to reach $34.33 in the next twelve months.

How do I buy CA stock?

Shares of CA 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 CA stock cost?

One share of CA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.09.

CA (NASDAQ:CA) Chart for Tuesday, February, 21, 2017

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for CA (NASDAQ:CA)

Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by Staff