NASDAQ:CPSI - Computer Programs & Systems Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$26.60 -0.50 (-1.85 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$27.10
Today's Range$26.52 - $27.38
52-Week Range$25.15 - $34.65
Volume69,600 shs
Average Volume107,863 shs
Market Capitalization$391.45 million
P/E Ratio20.17
Dividend Yield1.44%
Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. provides healthcare information technology solutions and services in the United States and the Caribbean nation of St. Maarten. Its software systems include patient management software that enables a hospital to identify a patient at various points in the healthcare delivery system, as well as helps to collect and maintain patient information throughout the process of patient care; and financial accounting software, which offers business office applications to track and coordinate information needed for managerial decision-making. The company also provides clinical software that automates record keeping and reporting for various clinical functions; patient care applications; and enterprise applications that support its products for use in various areas of the hospital. In addition, it offers Healthland Centriq, a Web-based electronic health record platform that centralizes data from various care areas; and Healthland Classic that offers a suite of integrated applications for managing operations, resources, and people, as well as for ambulatory information management solutions. Further, the company provides software solutions that promote data-driven clinical and financial outcomes for customers in the post-acute care industry; software application support, hardware maintenance, and education and related services; business management, consulting, and managed information technology services for community healthcare enterprises. Additionally, it provides Software as a Service based healthcare revenue cycle management solutions; system implementation and training services; and forms and office supplies. It serves community hospitals and physician clinics, skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, and small specialty hospitals. Computer Programs and Systems, Inc. was founded in 1979 and is based in Mobile, Alabama.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Custom computer programming services
Sub-IndustryHealth Care Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.92
Current Ratio1.69
Quick Ratio1.65


Trailing P/E Ratio20.17
Forward P/E Ratio17.50
P/E Growth1.77

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$276.93 million
Price / Sales1.35
Cash Flow$4.1240 per share
Price / Cash6.45
Book Value$9.89 per share
Price / Book2.69


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.33
Net Income$-17,100,000.00
Net Margins-5.27%
Return on Equity13.62%
Return on Assets6.04%


Outstanding Shares14,090,000
Market Cap$391.45 million

Computer Programs & Systems (NASDAQ:CPSI) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Computer Programs & Systems' stock symbol?

Computer Programs & Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CPSI."

How often does Computer Programs & Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Computer Programs & Systems?

Computer Programs & Systems announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, August 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.50%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 15th. View Computer Programs & Systems' Dividend History.

How were Computer Programs & Systems' earnings last quarter?

Computer Programs & Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPSI) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.23. The firm had revenue of $67.91 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $72.33 million. Computer Programs & Systems had a negative net margin of 5.27% and a positive return on equity of 13.62%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up .3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.43 EPS. View Computer Programs & Systems' Earnings History.

When is Computer Programs & Systems' next earnings date?

Computer Programs & Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Computer Programs & Systems.

What price target have analysts set for CPSI?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Computer Programs & Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect Computer Programs & Systems' share price to reach $27.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Computer Programs & Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Computer Programs & Systems?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Computer Programs & Systems in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Computer Programs & Systems.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Computer Programs & Systems stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Computer Programs & Systems stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Computer Programs and Systems, Inc has been serving the information technology needs of community healthcare providers for over twenty-seven years. Headquartered in Mobile, Alabama, the company provides a complete health information and patient care system that encompasses the full spectrum of financial and clinical applications. The CPSI System provides the most comprehensive single-source electronic medical record available and allows the realization of a true enterprise-wide electronic medical record. The Company is a single-source vendor providing comprehensive software and hardware products, complemented by complete installation services and extensive support. Its fully integrated, enterprise-wide system automates clinical and financial data management in each of the primary functional areas of a hospital. " (7/30/2018)
  • 2. Cantor Fitzgerald analysts commented, "4Q17 results were solid. Revenue of $78.1M (+21% y/y) was above the FactSet consensus and our estimate of $69M. Revenue growth was driven by robust MU3 sales. System Sales and Support revenue of $55.0M grew 24.6% from year- earlier levels. TruBridge revenue of $23.1M grew 13% y/y, reflecting continued customer interest in management, consulting and managed IT solutions. Gross margin was 58.1% (+625bps y/y), driven by synergies and cost controls. On a GAAP basis, operating expenses increased significantly, primarily due to a goodwill impairment charge of $28M related to the company’s post acute business. CPSI will need to make significant investments in this business to position it for future growth. Adjusted EPS of $0.63 were above FactSet consensus and our estimate of $0.46. We are raising our 2018 adjusted EPS estimate to $2.30 from $1.90, mainly due to the lower tax rate assumption." (2/8/2018)

Who are some of Computer Programs & Systems' key competitors?

Who are Computer Programs & Systems' key executives?

Computer Programs & Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David A. Dye, Exec. Chairman & Chief Growth Officer (Age 48)
  • Mr. John Boyd Douglas Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 51)
  • Mr. Matt J. Chambless, CFO, Sec. & Treasurer (Age 37)
  • Mr. Christopher L. Fowler, Chief Operating Officer (Age 42)
  • Mr. Troy D. Rosser, Sr. VP of Sales (Age 53)

Who are Computer Programs & Systems' major shareholders?

Computer Programs & Systems' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Francisco Partners Management LP (5.20%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.33%), Strs Ohio (0.26%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.06%). Company insiders that own Computer Programs & Systems stock include Christopher L Fowler, David A Dye, Glenn Tobin, James B Britain, John B Douglas Jr, Matt J Chambless, Robert D Hinckle, Troy D Rosser and Victor S Schneider. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Computer Programs & Systems.

Which institutional investors are selling Computer Programs & Systems stock?

CPSI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Francisco Partners Management LP. Company insiders that have sold Computer Programs & Systems company stock in the last year include Christopher L Fowler, John B Douglas Jr, Matt J Chambless, Troy D Rosser and Victor S Schneider. View Insider Buying and Selling for Computer Programs & Systems.

Which institutional investors are buying Computer Programs & Systems stock?

CPSI stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Bank of Montreal Can and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Computer Programs & Systems stock in the last two years include Glenn Tobin and Robert D Hinckle. View Insider Buying and Selling for Computer Programs & Systems.

How do I buy shares of Computer Programs & Systems?

Shares of CPSI 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 Computer Programs & Systems' stock price today?

One share of CPSI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.60.

How big of a company is Computer Programs & Systems?

Computer Programs & Systems has a market capitalization of $391.45 million and generates $276.93 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-17,100,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.33 on an earnings per share basis. Computer Programs & Systems employs 2,000 workers across the globe.

What is Computer Programs & Systems' official website?

The official website for Computer Programs & Systems is

How can I contact Computer Programs & Systems?

Computer Programs & Systems' mailing address is 6600 WALL STREET, MOBILE AL, 36695. The company can be reached via phone at 251-639-8100.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Computer Programs & Systems (NASDAQ CPSI)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  253 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  459 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  712
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Computer Programs & Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CPSI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CPSI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/19/2018 by Staff

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