The Descartes Systems Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.22 (+0.34 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $64.45
50-Day Range
MA: $60.70
52-Week Range
Now: $64.45
Volume3,873 shs
Average Volume110,740 shs
Market Capitalization$5.45 billion
P/E Ratio121.61
Dividend YieldN/A
The Descartes Systems Group Inc. provides cloud-based logistics and supply chain management business process solutions that focuses on enhancing the productivity, performance, and security of logistics-intensive businesses worldwide. Its Logistics Technology platform offers a range of modular, cloud-based, and interoperable web and wireless logistics management applications, which unites a community of logistics-focused parties, allowing them to transact business. The company provides a suite of solutions that include routing, mobile and telematics; transportation management and e-commerce enablement; customs and regulatory compliance; trade data; global logistics network services; and broker and forwarder enterprise systems. It offers its customers to use its modular, software-as-a-service, and data solutions to route, schedule, track, and measure delivery resources; plan, allocate, and execute shipments; rate, audit, and pay transportation invoices; access and analyze global trade data; research and perform trade tariff and duty calculations; file customs and security documents for imports and exports; and various other logistics processes. The company also provides cloud-based ecommerce warehouse management solutions; consulting, implementation, and training services; and maintenance and support services. It primarily focuses on serving transportation providers, logistics service providers, and distribution-intensive companies, as well as manufacturers, retailers, distributors, and mobile business service providers. The company was incorporated in 1981 and is headquartered in Waterloo, Canada.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Current SymbolNASDAQ:DSGX
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$325.79 million
Cash Flow$1.32 per share
Book Value$9.76 per share


Net Income$37 million


Market Cap$5.45 billion
Next Earnings Date5/26/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


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Overall MarketRank

1.50 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

353rd out of 1,544 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

76th out of 283 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+0.22 (+0.34 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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The Descartes Systems Group (NASDAQ:DSGX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is The Descartes Systems Group a buy right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Descartes Systems Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" The Descartes Systems Group stock.
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Are investors shorting The Descartes Systems Group?

The Descartes Systems Group saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totaling 593,600 shares, an increase of 78.7% from the February 28th total of 332,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 111,600 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.3 days. Currently, 0.7% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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When is The Descartes Systems Group's next earnings date?

The Descartes Systems Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 26th 2021.
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How were The Descartes Systems Group's earnings last quarter?

The Descartes Systems Group Inc (NASDAQ:DSGX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, March, 2nd. The technology company reported $0.20 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.04. The technology company had revenue of $93.40 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $89.75 million. The Descartes Systems Group had a net margin of 13.64% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.50%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 10.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.13 EPS.
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How has The Descartes Systems Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

The Descartes Systems Group's stock was trading at $37.03 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DSGX stock has increased by 74.0% and is now trading at $64.45.
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What price target have analysts set for DSGX?

9 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for The Descartes Systems Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $78.00. On average, they anticipate The Descartes Systems Group's share price to reach $66.56 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are The Descartes Systems Group's key executives?

The Descartes Systems Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Edward J. Ryan B.A., BA, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $882k)
  • Mr. John Scott Pagan, Pres & COO
  • Mr. Allan J. Brett, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Andrew Roszko, Exec. VP of Global Sales
  • Mr. Kenneth Edward Wood, Exec. VP of Product Management
  • Mr. Raimond Diederik, Exec. VP of Information Services
  • Mr. Michael Verhoeve, Exec. VP of Legal, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Christopher Jones, Exec. VP of Marketing & Services (Age 62)
  • Mr. Edward James Gardner, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Mr. Robert Parker, Exec. VP of Customer Support & Client Services

What is Ed Ryan's approval rating as The Descartes Systems Group's CEO?

19 employees have rated The Descartes Systems Group CEO Ed Ryan on Ed Ryan has an approval rating of 91% among The Descartes Systems Group's employees. This puts Ed Ryan in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of The Descartes Systems Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Descartes Systems Group investors own include Pfizer (PFE), Walmart (WMT), AbbVie (ABBV), Mastercard (MA), NVIDIA (NVDA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), The Kroger (KR), Visa (V) and Valero Energy (VLO).

What is The Descartes Systems Group's stock symbol?

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

Who are The Descartes Systems Group's major shareholders?

The Descartes Systems Group's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.22%).

Which institutional investors are buying The Descartes Systems Group stock?

DSGX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc..

How do I buy shares of The 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is The Descartes Systems Group's stock price today?

One share of DSGX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.45.

How much money does The Descartes Systems Group make?

The Descartes Systems Group has a market capitalization of $5.45 billion and generates $325.79 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $37 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.45 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does The Descartes Systems Group have?

The Descartes Systems Group employs 1,550 workers across the globe.

What is The Descartes Systems Group's official website?

The official website for The Descartes Systems Group is

Where are The Descartes Systems Group's headquarters?

The Descartes Systems Group is headquartered at 120 RANDALL ST, WATERLOO A6, N2V 1C6.

How can I contact The Descartes Systems Group?

The 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]

This page was last updated on 4/12/2021 by Staff
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