Medidata Solutions Company Profile (NASDAQ:MDSO)

About Medidata Solutions

Medidata Solutions logoMedidata Solutions Inc. (Medidata) is a provider of cloud-based solutions for life sciences. The Company provides cloud-based solutions for clinical research in life sciences, offering platform technology that focuses on the clinical development. The Medidata Clinical Cloud provides a platform of technology and data analytics solutions designed to manage activities across clinical development. Its Planning Cloud provides capabilities for study design and planning, enabling customers to make use of resources through planning at the start of trial design and protocol development. Specific functionality supports visibility into the impact of protocol elements on resource and trial endpoints; comparisons to specific industry benchmarks, and analytics to support appropriate grants to investigator sites and automated negotiations with multiple investigator sites. Data Capture Cloud is Medidata's electronic data capture (EDC) and its management system solution is Medidata Rave.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Healthcare Information Services
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Technology
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: MDSO
  • CUSIP: 58471A10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $48.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $54.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $48.82
  • 52-Week Range: $30.22 - $57.21
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 125.78
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 76.45
  • P/E Growth: 2.65
  • Market Cap: $2.72B
  • Outstanding Shares: 55,575,000
  • Beta: 1.29
  • Net Margins: 5.29%
  • Return on Equity: 10.32%
  • Return on Assets: 4.47%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.81%
  • Current Ratio: 3.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.75%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Medidata Solutions (NASDAQ:MDSO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.64)
Consensus Price Target: $54.40 (11.18% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Medidata Solutions (NASDAQ:MDSO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/13/2016Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$56.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
8/25/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingBuy$61.00View Rating Details
7/24/2016Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$55.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
7/21/2016Wells Fargo & Co.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
7/7/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/25/2016Leerink SwannReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
4/26/2016Jefferies GroupDowngradeHold -> Underperform$35.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
4/22/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$40.00 -> $55.00View Rating Details
4/22/2016Topeka Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuy$44.00 -> $51.00View Rating Details
12/8/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.Reiterated RatingBuy$61.00View Rating Details
10/28/2015Stifel NicolausLower Price TargetBuy$65.00 -> $60.00View Rating Details
4/27/2015SunTrust Banks Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$45.00 -> $58.00View Rating Details
10/29/2014JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight$60.00 -> $50.00View Rating Details
10/29/2014Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperform$54.00 -> $49.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Medidata Solutions (NASDAQ:MDSO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2016Q316$0.26$118.96 millionN/AView Earnings Details
7/20/2016Q216$0.23$0.24$112.39 million$114.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/21/2016Q116$0.18$0.25$103.22 million$104.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/10/2016Q415$0.24$0.27$105.09 million$98.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.24$0.25$103.49 million$103.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/21/2015Q215$0.20$0.22$97.27 million$98.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.14$0.17$91.05 million$92.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.22$0.23$91.12 million$89.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.22$0.20$87.72 million$86.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.18$0.17$81.90 million$83.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/22/2014Q114$0.16$0.11$79.50 million$76.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q413$0.17$0.23$73.97 million$74.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.33$0.40$70.74 million$70.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.12$0.20$66.71 million$68.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.23$0.35$61.32 million$63.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.28$0.35$59.12 million$58.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2012$0.31$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.23$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012$0.22$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2012$0.37$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011$0.34$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011$0.33$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2011$0.23$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2011$0.26$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Medidata Solutions (NASDAQ:MDSO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.5 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.64 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20161$0.12$0.12$0.12
Q4 20161$0.14$0.14$0.14
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Medidata Solutions (NASDAQ:MDSO)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Medidata Solutions (NASDAQ:MDSO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 6.70%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/11/2016Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell7,500$54.72$410,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/4/2016Tarek SherifCEOSell7,500$54.86$411,450.00View SEC Filing  
9/28/2016Steven Isaac HirschfeldVice ChairmanSell10,000$56.17$561,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2016Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell7,500$53.70$402,750.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Steven Isaac HirschfeldVice ChairmanSell10,000$55.85$558,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Tarek SherifCEOSell7,500$54.33$407,475.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Steven Isaac HirschfeldVice ChairmanSell10,000$54.11$541,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2016Michael I OtnerEVPSell6,006$53.92$323,843.52View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell7,500$54.39$407,925.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Tarek SherifCEOSell7,500$52.97$397,275.00View SEC Filing  
7/29/2016Eileen SchlossEVPSell2,083$53.04$110,482.32View SEC Filing  
7/27/2016Steven Isaac HirschfeldVice ChairmanSell10,000$52.77$527,700.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016Eileen SchlossEVPSell10,644$52.82$562,216.08View SEC Filing  
7/22/2016Michael I. OtnerEVPSell7,500$51.27$384,525.00View SEC Filing  
7/20/2016Steven Isaac HirschfeldVice ChairmanSell20,825$52.89$1,101,434.25View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Steven Isaac HirschfeldVice ChairmanSell10,000$49.85$498,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Tarek SherifCEOSell22,036$49.24$1,085,052.64View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell32,500$49.25$1,600,625.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2016Tarek SherifCEOSell7,500$46.35$347,625.00View SEC Filing  
6/29/2016Steven Isaac HirschfeldVice ChairmanSell10,000$45.66$456,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell7,500$47.66$357,450.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Tarek SherifCEOSell7,500$45.90$344,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Robert TaylorDirectorSell3,752$45.03$168,952.56View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Neil M KurtzDirectorSell5,937$44.95$266,868.15View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Steven Isaac HirschfeldVice ChairmanSell10,000$44.94$449,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Tarek SherifCEOSell7,500$45.00$337,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/27/2016Steven Isaac HirschfeldVice ChairmanSell10,000$45.09$450,900.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2016Eileen SchlossEVPSell68,717$46.53$3,197,402.01View SEC Filing  
4/25/2016Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell7,500$46.36$347,700.00View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016Lee ShapiroDirectorBuy1,500$33.45$50,175.00View SEC Filing  
7/21/2015Steven Isaac HirschfeldInsiderSell5,293$61.00$322,873.00View SEC Filing  
7/20/2015Steven Isaac HirschfeldInsiderSell4,908$59.00$289,572.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2015Eileen SchlossEVPSell2,084$57.10$118,996.40View SEC Filing  
5/29/2015Robert TaylorDirectorSell5,048$56.81$286,776.88View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Steven Isaac HirschfeldInsiderSell22,153$53.36$1,182,084.08View SEC Filing  
4/29/2015Eileen SchlossEVPSell4,166$55.20$229,963.20View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Cory DouglasCFOSell12,333$55.29$681,891.57View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell20,000$49.89$997,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Eileen SchlossEVPSell12,065$46.98$566,813.70View SEC Filing  
2/17/2015Michael I OtnerEVPSell11,010$46.75$514,717.50View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Bryan Charles SpielmanEVPSell5,851$45.00$263,295.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Robert TaylorDirectorSell28,672$44.07$1,263,575.04View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Cory DouglasCFOSell38,000$44.24$1,681,120.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2015Eileen SchlossEVPSell12,499$44.43$555,330.57View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014Steven Isaac HirschfeldInsiderSell22,075$42.53$938,849.75View SEC Filing  
11/19/2014Michael L CaponeCOOBuy2,400$40.01$96,024.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2014Tarek SherifCEOSell20,000$45.30$906,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell20,000$48.51$970,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Bryan Charles SpielmanEVPSell20,000$47.73$954,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2014Steven Isaac HirschfeldEVPSell23,801$44.00$1,047,244.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Michael I OtnerEVPSell10,000$44.84$448,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Tarek SherifCEOSell20,000$44.81$896,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Bryan Charles SpielmanEVPSell2,261$45.00$101,745.00View SEC Filing  
7/8/2014Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell20,000$40.13$802,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/7/2014Tarek SherifCEOSell20,000$43.20$864,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Tarek SherifCEOSell19,818$40.27$798,070.86View SEC Filing  
6/17/2014Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell20,000$40.26$805,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/8/2014Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell20,000$47.71$954,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2014Tarek SherifCEOSell20,000$55.05$1,101,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/19/2014Eileen SchlossEVPSell16,847$60.76$1,023,623.72View SEC Filing  
2/18/2014Steven Isaac HirschfeldEVPSell17,000$60.03$1,020,510.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell20,000$54.40$1,088,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/14/2014Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell20,000$59.35$1,187,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Tarek SherifCEOSell20,000$59.44$1,188,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013Steven Isaac HirschfeldEVPSell10,000$113.01$1,130,100.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Steven Isaac HirschfeldEVPSell10,000$116.59$1,165,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2013Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell10,000$116.39$1,163,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Tarek SherifCEOSell53,290$118.08$6,292,483.20View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell43,289$118.11$5,112,863.79View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Cory DouglasCFOSell10,000$108.08$1,080,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2013Cory DouglasCFOSell30,000$109.59$3,287,700.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013Eileen SchlossEVPSell12,500$116.08$1,451,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Lee ShapiroDirectorSell3,800$117.48$446,424.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2013Michael I OtnerEVPSell5,071$117.45$595,588.95View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Bryan Charles SpielmanEVPSell3,905$99.47$388,430.35View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Michael I OtnerEVPSell2,500$92.16$230,400.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell56,547$90.08$5,093,753.76View SEC Filing  
7/25/2013Bryan Charles SpielmanEVPSell4,145$86.66$359,205.70View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Bryan Charles SpielmanEVPSell3,950$78.78$311,181.00View SEC Filing  
6/28/2013Steven Isaac HirschfeldEVPSell5,486$76.84$421,544.24View SEC Filing  
6/5/2013Steven Isaac HirschfeldEVPSell5,189$68.84$357,210.76View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Steven Isaac HirschfeldEVPSell10,711$67.60$724,063.60View SEC Filing  
5/10/2013Robert TaylorDirectorSell4,533$70.31$318,715.23View SEC Filing  
5/1/2013Neil M KurtzDirectorSell5,910$66.02$390,178.20View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013Lineene Norris KrasnowEVPSell18,690$50.39$941,789.10View SEC Filing  
2/22/2013Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell56,547$50.20$2,838,659.40View SEC Filing  
10/4/2012Tarek SherifCEOSell40,000$39.47$1,578,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2012Vries Glen Michael DePresidentSell27,604$39.77$1,097,811.08View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Medidata Solutions (NASDAQ:MDSO)
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