NASDAQ:DSGX - Descartes Systems Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$28.01 -0.11 (-0.39 %)
(As of 12/12/2018 05:35 AM ET)
Previous Close$28.12
Today's Range$27.84 - $28.53
52-Week Range$24.85 - $35.87
Volume77,800 shs
Average Volume83,016 shs
Market Capitalization$2.12 billion
P/E Ratio80.14
Dividend YieldN/A
The Descartes Systems Group Inc. provides federated network and logistics technology solutions worldwide. Its Logistics Application Suite offers a range of modular, cloud-based, and interoperable Web and wireless logistics management applications. The company's Logistics Application Suite offers solutions, such as route planning and execution, mobile applications, and telematics and compliance; transportation management solutions comprising carrier compliance and rate management, freight audit and settlement, dock scheduling and yard management, pool distribution, transportation planning and execution, and logistics flow control, as well as visibility, tracking, and performance management; and global logistics network services, such as document management, community, and connectivity services. Its Logistics Application Suite solutions also include customs and regulatory compliance solutions, such as cargo security compliance, declaration and fiscal compliance, customs warehouse management, ocean regulatory services, industry program support services, global trade content, and government solutions; and broker and forwarder enterprise system solutions, such as forwarder back office, and brokerage and declaration services. In addition, the company offers consulting, implementation, and training services; and maintenance and support services. It serves transportation providers, logistics service providers, and distribution-intensive companies through distributors, alliance partners, and value added resellers. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Waterloo, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Prepackaged software
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DSGX
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.10
Current Ratio1.11
Quick Ratio1.10


Trailing P/E Ratio80.14
Forward P/E Ratio66.69
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$237.44 million
Price / Sales9.07
Cash Flow$0.8506 per share
Price / Cash Flow32.93
Book Value$6.50 per share
Price / Book4.31


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.35
Net Income$26.87 million
Net Margins11.24%
Return on Equity5.88%
Return on Assets4.61%


Outstanding Shares76,860,000
Market Cap$2.12 billion
OptionableNot Optionable

Descartes Systems Group (NASDAQ:DSGX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Descartes Systems Group's stock symbol?

Descartes Systems Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DSGX."

How were Descartes Systems Group's earnings last quarter?

Descartes Systems Group Inc (NASDAQ:DSGX) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 28th. The technology company reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.02. The technology company earned $70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $69.69 million. Descartes Systems Group had a return on equity of 5.88% and a net margin of 11.24%. Descartes Systems Group's revenue for the quarter was up 12.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.08 EPS. View Descartes Systems Group's Earnings History.

When is Descartes Systems Group's next earnings date?

Descartes Systems Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Descartes Systems Group.

What price target have analysts set for DSGX?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Descartes Systems Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate Descartes Systems Group's share price to reach $34.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Descartes Systems Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Descartes Systems Group?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Descartes Systems Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Descartes Systems Group.

Has Descartes Systems Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about DSGX stock have trended positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Descartes Systems Group earned a daily sentiment score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Descartes Systems Group's key competitors?

Who are Descartes Systems Group's key executives?

Descartes Systems Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Edward J. Ryan BA, CEO & Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. J. Scott Pagan, Pres & COO
  • Mr. Allan J. Brett C.A., C.B.V., Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Michael Verhoeve, Exec. VP of Legal, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Christopher Jones, Exec. VP of Marketing & Services (Age 59)

Who are Descartes Systems Group's major shareholders?

Descartes Systems Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Primecap Management Co. CA (5.75%), Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC (4.29%), Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. (3.63%), Bank of Montreal Can (2.78%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (2.61%) and Vanguard Group Inc. (2.46%).

Which major investors are selling Descartes Systems Group stock?

DSGX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC Asset Management Inc, Bank of Montreal Can, Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc., FIL Ltd, AGF Investments Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Pembroke Management LTD and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company .

Which major investors are buying Descartes Systems Group stock?

DSGX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Conestoga Capital Advisors LLC, Mackenzie Financial Corp, Barometer Capital Management Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Hillsdale Investment Management Inc., Marshall Wace LLP and Vanguard Group Inc..

How do I buy shares of Descartes Systems Group?

Shares of DSGX 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 Descartes Systems Group's stock price today?

One share of DSGX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.01.

How big of a company is Descartes Systems Group?

Descartes Systems Group has a market capitalization of $2.12 billion and generates $237.44 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $26.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.35 on an earnings per share basis. Descartes Systems Group employs 1,270 workers across the globe.

What is Descartes Systems Group's official website?

The official website for Descartes Systems Group is

How can I contact Descartes Systems Group?

Descartes Systems Group's mailing address is 120 RANDALL ST, WATERLOO A6, N2V 1C6. The technology company can be reached via phone at 519-746-8110 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Descartes Systems Group (NASDAQ DSGX)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  308 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  276 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  584
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Descartes Systems Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DSGX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DSGX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/12/2018 by Staff

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