NASDAQ:DOX - Amdocs Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $65.16 +0.65 (+1.01 %) (As of 11/21/2018 03:14 PM ET)Previous Close$64.51Today's Range$64.43 - $65.2152-Week Range$60.50 - $71.72Volume317,965 shsAverage Volume956,531 shsMarket Capitalization$9.39 billionP/E Ratio17.42Dividend Yield1.53%Beta0.52 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Amdocs Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides software and services solutions to the communications, entertainment, pay TV, and media industry service providers worldwide. The company offers customer experience and monetization solutions that allow its customers to contextual and personalize interactions. It also provides operational support systems for fixed line, broadband, wireless, and cable TV networks; and network optimization suite to plan, build, launch, manage, and optimize mobile networks. In addition, the company offers network functions virtualization standards-based software solutions to virtualize network services; intelligence and real-time data products; and enterprise and B2B service to small and medium-sized business and enterprise customers. Further, it provides Internet of things monetization and connected home platforms to support connected devices, a cloud-based environment to offer integrated home services, and a solution that allows enterprises to purchase connectivity from service providers in a wholesale mode; and over-the-top and entertainment products. Additionally, the company offers mobile financial services, and big data analytics products; and entertainment and media solutions that enable the management of media and advertising selling, fulfillment, operations, advertiser and consumer experience, and financial processes in digital and print media, as well as Amdocs Optima, a converged multi-tenant digital customer management and commerce platform. It also provides thought leadership and advisory, systems integration, transformation, managed, order gateway, testing, revenue guard, and network services, as well as digital business operations for order to activation. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Chesterfield, Missouri. Receive DOX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for DOX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Custom computer programming services Sub-IndustryIT Consulting & Other Services SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:DOX Previous Symbol CUSIPG0260210 Webwww.amdocs.com Phone1 314 212 7000 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.33 Quick Ratio1.35 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio17.42 Forward P/E Ratio16.62 P/E Growth1.97 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.97 billion Price / Sales2.35 Cash Flow$5.1714 per share Price / Cash12.60 Book Value$24.35 per share Price / Book2.68 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.74 Net Income$354.39 million Net Margins8.92% Return on Equity15.06% Return on Assets9.90% Miscellaneous Employees24,670 Outstanding Shares143,420,000Market Cap$9.39 billion OptionableOptionable Amdocs (NASDAQ:DOX) Frequently Asked Questions What is Amdocs' stock symbol? Amdocs trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DOX." How often does Amdocs pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Amdocs? Amdocs announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 8th. Investors of record on Monday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, January 18th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 28th. View Amdocs' Dividend History. How will Amdocs' stock buyback program work? Amdocs declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock buyback plan on Thursday, November 9th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $800,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued. How were Amdocs' earnings last quarter? Amdocs Limited (NASDAQ:DOX) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 8th. The technology company reported $0.90 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.02. The technology company earned $1 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1 billion. Amdocs had a return on equity of 15.06% and a net margin of 8.92%. Amdocs's revenue for the quarter was up 2.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.94 EPS. View Amdocs' Earnings History. When is Amdocs' next earnings date? Amdocs is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Amdocs. What guidance has Amdocs issued on next quarter's earnings? Amdocs issued an update on its first quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.95-$1.01 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.06. The company issued revenue guidance of $990-$1.03 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.02 billion.Amdocs also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $4.15-4.31 EPS. What price target have analysts set for DOX? 7 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Amdocs' stock. Their predictions range from $60.20 to $77.00. On average, they anticipate Amdocs' share price to reach $72.3667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Amdocs. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Amdocs? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Amdocs 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 Amdocs. Has Amdocs been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about DOX stock has been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Amdocs earned a coverage optimism score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Are investors shorting Amdocs? Amdocs saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 3,902,140 shares, an increase of 73.3% from the September 28th total of 2,251,360 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,124,771 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.5 days. Approximately 2.8% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Amdocs' Current Options Chain. Who are some of Amdocs' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Amdocs include Wipro (WIT), Verisign (VRSN), NTT DATA CORP/ADR (NTDTY), Obic (OBIIF), EPAM Systems (EPAM), Aspen Technology (AZPN), Zscaler (ZS), Sogou (SOGO), Endava (DAVA), Virtusa (VRTU), Luxoft (LXFT), PROS (PRO), Glu Mobile (GLUU), AGM Group (AGMH) and Perficient (PRFT). Who are Amdocs' key executives? Amdocs' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Joshua Sheffer, Pres of Amdocs Global Bus. (Age 58)Mr. Matthew E. Smith, Sec. (Age 46)Mr. Rajat Raheja, Division Pres of Amdocs Devel. Center India Pvt. Ltd (Age 49)Ms. Tamar Rapaport-Dagim, CFO & Sr. VP of Amdocs Management Ltd (Age 47)Yuval Mayron, Gen. Mang. of the Amdocs IoT Division Who are Amdocs' major shareholders? Amdocs' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (11.62%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (6.56%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.49%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.26%), FIL Ltd (3.03%) and BlackRock Inc. (2.71%). Which institutional investors are selling Amdocs stock? DOX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, FIL Ltd, Eaton Vance Management, Seizert Capital Partners LLC, New South Capital Management Inc. and CI Investments Inc.. Which institutional investors are buying Amdocs stock? DOX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nordea Investment Management AB, Janus Henderson Group PLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, FMR LLC and Renaissance Technologies LLC. How do I buy shares of Amdocs? Shares of DOX 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 Amdocs' stock price today? One share of DOX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.02. How big of a company is Amdocs? Amdocs has a market capitalization of $9.39 billion and generates $3.97 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $354.39 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.74 on an earnings per share basis. Amdocs employs 24,670 workers across the globe. What is Amdocs' official website? The official website for Amdocs is http://www.amdocs.com. How can I contact Amdocs? Amdocs' mailing address is 1390 Timberlake Manor Parkway, Chesterfield MO, 63017. The technology company can be reached via phone at 1 314 212 7000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Amdocs (NASDAQ DOX)Community Ranking: 2.6 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 375 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 349 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 724MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Amdocs and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DOX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DOX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How does inflation affect different investments?