NASDAQ:EPAY - Bottomline Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$65.43 -0.53 (-0.80 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$65.43
Today's Range$64.94 - $66.9489
52-Week Range$31.75 - $74.05
Volume209,956 shs
Average Volume420,441 shs
Market Capitalization$2.83 billion
P/E Ratio86.09
Dividend YieldN/A
Bottomline Technologies (de), Inc. provides software as a service based solutions. It operates through four segments: Cloud Solutions, Banking Solutions, Payments and Transactional Documents, and Other. The company's products and services include Paymode-X, a cloud-based payment network, which allows businesses to transition to electronic integrated payables; and cloud-based financial messaging solutions that enable banks and corporations to exchange financial information, such as payment instructions, cash reporting, and other messages to facilitate transaction settlement. It also provides digital banking solutions that provide payments, cash management, and online banking solutions to financial institutions; and cloud-based legal spend management solutions and services that integrate with claims management, and time and billing systems to automate legal invoice management processes. In addition, the company offers cyber fraud and risk management solutions that monitor, replay, and analyze user behavior and payment transactions to flag and stop suspicious activity in real time; and payment and document automation solutions to automate a range of business documents and supply chain processes, as well as related Web-based delivery and document archive. Further, it provides healthcare solutions for patient registration, electronic signature, mobile document, and payments; and consulting, project implementation, and training services, as well as sells printers, check papers, and magnetic ink character recognition toners. The company serves customers in the banking, financial services, insurance, healthcare, technology, retail, communications, education, media, manufacturing, and government industries in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, the Asia-Pacific, and the Middle East. Bottomline Technologies (de), Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.48
Current Ratio1.85
Quick Ratio1.85


Trailing P/E Ratio86.09
Forward P/E Ratio88.42
P/E Growth7.4

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$394.10 million
Price / Sales7.12
Cash Flow$1.9037 per share
Price / Cash34.37
Book Value$7.62 per share
Price / Book8.59


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.76
Net Income$9.32 million
Net Margins2.69%
Return on Equity10.30%
Return on Assets4.81%


Outstanding Shares42,880,000
Market Cap$2.83 billion

Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:EPAY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bottomline Technologies' stock symbol?

Bottomline Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "EPAY."

How were Bottomline Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:EPAY) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 9th. The technology company reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.05. The technology company had revenue of $106.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $101.05 million. Bottomline Technologies had a net margin of 2.69% and a return on equity of 10.30%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 13.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.28 earnings per share. View Bottomline Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Bottomline Technologies' next earnings date?

Bottomline Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Bottomline Technologies.

What price target have analysts set for EPAY?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Bottomline Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Bottomline Technologies' share price to reach $59.8333 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for Bottomline Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bottomline Technologies?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bottomline Technologies in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Bottomline Technologies.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Bottomline Technologies stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Bottomline Technologies stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Bottomline Technologies (de), Inc. provides collaborative payment, invoice and document automation solutions to corporations, financial institutions and banks around the world. The company's solutions are used to streamline, automate and manage processes involving payments, invoicing, global cash management, supply chain finance and transactional documents. It's Paymode-X settlement network as a technology solution to expand the banks' treasury management offerings both domestically and around the globe. Paymode-X enables financial institutions to offer comprehensive payables solutions for their corporate customers to convert their paper-based payments to electronic payments quickly and easily. Bottomline Technologies (de), Inc. deep experience in cyber fraud risk management solutions to launch a new payment fraud solution for members of the SWIFT payment network. " (10/9/2018)
  • 2. Barrington Research analysts commented, "We believe that EPAY’s pipeline of new business opportunities remains robust and continues to build sequentially." (5/1/2018)

Are investors shorting Bottomline Technologies?

Bottomline Technologies saw a drop in short interest in September. As of September 14th, there was short interest totalling 1,424,876 shares, a drop of 20.3% from the August 31st total of 1,787,952 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 344,385 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.1 days. Approximately 3.5% of the company's stock are short sold. View Bottomline Technologies' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Bottomline Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Bottomline Technologies' key executives?

Bottomline Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert A. Eberle, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Richard Douglas Booth, CFO & Treasurer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Nigel K. Savory, Managing Director of Europe (Age 51)
  • Mr. Norman J. DeLuca, Managing Director of Banking Solutions (Age 57)
  • Mr. John Francis Kelly, Gen. Mang. of Legal Solutions (Age 60)

Who are Bottomline Technologies' major shareholders?

Bottomline Technologies' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Strs Ohio (0.17%), Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management UK Ltd. (0.07%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.07%), Empowered Funds LLC (0.06%), Aperio Group LLC (0.04%) and BB&T Corp (0.02%). Company insiders that own Bottomline Technologies stock include Benjamin E Robinson III, Jeffrey C Leathe, Jennifer M Gray, John Francis Kelly, Joseph L Mullen, Ken D'amato, Nigel K Savory, Norman J Deluca, Peter Gibson, Richard Douglas Booth and Robert A Eberle. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Bottomline Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Bottomline Technologies stock?

EPAY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Strs Ohio, Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management UK Ltd., Atria Investments LLC and BB&T Corp. Company insiders that have sold Bottomline Technologies company stock in the last year include Benjamin E Robinson III, Jeffrey C Leathe, Jennifer M Gray, John Francis Kelly, Joseph L Mullen, Ken D'amato, Nigel K Savory, Norman J Deluca, Richard Douglas Booth and Robert A Eberle. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bottomline Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Bottomline Technologies stock?

EPAY stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Empowered Funds LLC, We Are One Seven LLC and Aperio Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Bottomline Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Bottomline Technologies?

Shares of EPAY 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 Bottomline Technologies' stock price today?

One share of EPAY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.43.

How big of a company is Bottomline Technologies?

Bottomline Technologies has a market capitalization of $2.83 billion and generates $394.10 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $9.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.76 on an earnings per share basis. Bottomline Technologies employs 1,700 workers across the globe.

What is Bottomline Technologies' official website?

The official website for Bottomline Technologies is

How can I contact Bottomline Technologies?

Bottomline Technologies' mailing address is 325 CORPORATE DRIVE, PORTSMOUTH NH, 03801. The technology company can be reached via phone at 603-436-0700 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ EPAY)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  277 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  271 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  548
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bottomline Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EPAY will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EPAY will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/20/2018 by Staff

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