NASDAQ:CDNS - Cadence Design Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $52.58 +0.92 (+1.78 %) (As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$51.66Today's Range$51.70 - $52.6052-Week Range$35.49 - $52.60Volume2.10 million shsAverage Volume1.50 million shsMarket Capitalization$14.84 billionP/E Ratio49.60Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.06 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Cadence Design Systems, Inc. provides electronic design automation software, emulation and prototyping hardware, system interconnect, and analysis worldwide. The company offers functional verification services, including emulation and prototyping hardware. Its functional verification offering consists of JasperGold, a formal verification platform; Xcelium, a parallel simulation platform; Palladium Z1, a verification computing platform; and Protium S1 field-programmable gate array prototyping platform. The company also provides digital integrated circuit (IC) design products, such as logic design products for chip planning, design, verification, and test technologies and services; physical implementation tools, including place and route, signal integrity, optimization, and multiple patterning preparation; and signoff products to signoff the design as ready for manufacture by a silicon foundry, as well as design for manufacturing products for use in the product development process. In addition, it offers custom IC design and verification products to create schematic and physical representations of circuits down to the transistor level for analog, mixed-signal, custom digital, memory, and radio frequency designs; and system interconnect design products to develop printed circuit boards and IC packages. Further, the company provides design intellectual property (IP) products consisting of pre-verified and customizable functional blocks to integrate into customer's ICs; and verification IP and memory models for use in system-level verification to model correct behavior of full systems interacting with their environments. Additionally, it offers services related to methodology, education, and hosted design solutions, as well as technical support and maintenance services. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in San Jose, California. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Prepackaged software Sub-IndustryApplication Software SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:CDNS Previous Symbol CUSIP12738710 Webwww.cadence.com Phone408-943-1234Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.27 Current Ratio1.64 Quick Ratio1.58Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio49.60 Forward P/E Ratio45.33 P/E Growth3.41 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.94 billion Price / Sales7.63 Cash Flow$1.4984 per share Price / Cash Flow35.09 Book Value$3.50 per share Price / Book15.02Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.06 Net Income$204.10 million Net Margins11.25% Return on Equity28.44% Return on Assets13.41%Miscellaneous Employees7,200 Outstanding Shares282,142,000Market Cap$14.84 billion OptionableOptionable Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ:CDNS) Frequently Asked Questions What is Cadence Design Systems' stock symbol? Cadence Design Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CDNS." How will Cadence Design Systems' stock buyback program work? Cadence Design Systems declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Wednesday, April 12th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase $525,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 79% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued. How were Cadence Design Systems' earnings last quarter? Cadence Design Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CDNS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October, 22nd. The software maker reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.41 by $0.08. The software maker earned $532.47 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $516.50 million. Cadence Design Systems had a return on equity of 28.44% and a net margin of 11.25%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 9.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.35 EPS. View Cadence Design Systems' Earnings History. When is Cadence Design Systems' next earnings date? Cadence Design Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Cadence Design Systems. How can I listen to Cadence Design Systems' earnings call? Cadence Design Systems will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, February 19th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link. What price target have analysts set for CDNS? 7 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Cadence Design Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $46.00 to $52.00. On average, they expect Cadence Design Systems' stock price to reach $50.2857 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Cadence Design Systems. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cadence Design Systems? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cadence Design Systems in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Cadence Design Systems. Has Cadence Design Systems been receiving favorable news coverage? Headlines about CDNS stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Cadence Design Systems earned a news sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the software maker a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Cadence Design Systems' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Cadence Design Systems include ServiceNow (NOW), Dassault Systemes (DASTY), Autodesk (ADSK), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Square (SQ), Electronic Arts (EA), Splunk (SPLK), Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP), Shopify (SHOP), CA (CA), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Synopsys (SNPS), Symantec (SYMC), ANSYS (ANSS) and Citrix Systems (CTXS). Who are Cadence Design Systems' key executives? Cadence Design Systems' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Lip-Bu Tan, CEO & Director (Age 59)Mr. Anirudh Devgan, Pres (Age 49)Mr. John M. Wall, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 48)Mr. Aneel Zaman, Sr. VP of Worldwide Field Operations (Age 50)Mr. Surendra Babu Mandava, Sr. VP of R&D of IP Group (Age 60) Who are Cadence Design Systems' major shareholders? Cadence Design Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (8.10%), BlackRock Inc. (7.22%), Parnassus Investments CA (5.10%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.61%), Northern Trust Corp (1.21%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.96%). Company insiders that own Cadence Design Systems stock include Aneel Zaman, Anirudh Devgan, Geoffrey G Ribar, James D Plummer, James J Cowie, John B Shoven, John M Wall, Lip Bu Tan, Roger S Siboni and Thomas P Beckley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cadence Design Systems. Which major investors are selling Cadence Design Systems stock? CDNS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, First Quadrant L P CA, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Squarepoint Ops LLC, BlackRock Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Cadence Design Systems company stock in the last year include Aneel Zaman, Anirudh Devgan, James D Plummer, James J Cowie, John B Shoven, John M Wall, Lip Bu Tan and Thomas P Beckley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cadence Design Systems. Which major investors are buying Cadence Design Systems stock? CDNS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Parnassus Investments CA, Millennium Management LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Bank of Montreal Can, Two Sigma Investments LP, Citigroup Inc. and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cadence Design Systems. How do I buy shares of Cadence Design Systems? Shares of CDNS can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Cadence Design Systems' stock price today? One share of CDNS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.58. How big of a company is Cadence Design Systems? Cadence Design Systems has a market capitalization of $14.84 billion and generates $1.94 billion in revenue each year. The software maker earns $204.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.06 on an earnings per share basis. Cadence Design Systems employs 7,200 workers across the globe. What is Cadence Design Systems' official website? The official website for Cadence Design Systems is http://www.cadence.com. How can I contact Cadence Design Systems? Cadence Design Systems' mailing address is 2655 SEELY AVENUE BLDG 5, SAN JOSE CA, 95134. The software maker can be reached via phone at 408-943-1234 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Cadence Design Systems (NASDAQ CDNS)Community Ranking: 2.8 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 358 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 290 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 648MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cadence Design Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CDNS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CDNS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is an SEC Filing?