Mentor Graphics Corp Company Profile (NASDAQ:MENT)

About Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)

Mentor Graphics Corp logoMentor Graphics Corporation provides software and hardware design solutions, as well as consulting and customer support services. The Company markets its products and services across the world, primarily to various companies in the communications, computer, consumer electronics, semiconductor, networking, multimedia, military and aerospace and transportation industries. The electronic components and systems that its customers create and test with its products include integrated circuits (ICs), printed circuit boards (PCBs), field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs), embedded systems and software, and wire harness systems. Its products are used in the design and development of a diverse set of electronic products, including transportation electronics, Internet of things (IoT) platforms and systems, computers, medical devices, industrial electronics, manufacturing systems, and wireless communications infrastructure.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Technology
  • Industry: Software
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MENT
  • CUSIP: 58720010
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Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $37.09
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $33.66
  • 52 Week Range: $19.05 - $37.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.54
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 25.76%
  • Return on Equity: 37.83%
  • Return on Assets: 23.54%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.01%
  • Current Ratio: 1.27%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.25%
  • Average Volume: 2.00 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.81

Frequently Asked Questions for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)

What is Mentor Graphics Corp's stock symbol?

Mentor Graphics Corp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MENT."

How often does Mentor Graphics Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mentor Graphics Corp?

Mentor Graphics Corp announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 2nd. Investors of record on Tuesday, March 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.055 per share on Thursday, March 30th. This represents a $0.22 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 10th. View Mentor Graphics Corp's Dividend History.

How were Mentor Graphics Corp's earnings last quarter?

Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March, 2nd. The company reported $1.21 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.04 by $0.17. The company earned $478 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $414.40 million. Mentor Graphics Corp had a net margin of 25.76% and a return on equity of 37.83%. Mentor Graphics Corp's revenue was up 41.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.63 EPS. View Mentor Graphics Corp's Earnings History.

Where is Mentor Graphics Corp's stock going? Where will Mentor Graphics Corp's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Mentor Graphics Corp's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.25 to $37.25. On average, they expect Mentor Graphics Corp's stock price to reach $37.25 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Mentor Graphics Corp.

Who are some of Mentor Graphics Corp's key competitors?

How do I buy Mentor Graphics Corp stock?

Shares of Mentor Graphics Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Mentor Graphics Corp's stock price today?

One share of Mentor Graphics Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.26.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ MENT)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  161 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  139 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  300
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $37.25 (0.03% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Price Target History for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Analysts' Ratings History for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/28/2016Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$34.00 -> $37.25N/AView Rating Details
11/15/2016DA DavidsonDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/18/2016Pacific CrestReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
8/16/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
5/22/2016Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
2/22/2016WedbushUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/20/2015Needham & Company LLCDowngradeBuy -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
11/20/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeNeutral -> UnderweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Earnings by Quarter for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ MENT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/2/2017Q4 2017$1.04$1.21$414.40 million$478.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2016Q3 2017$0.41$0.50$308.83 million$322.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/18/2016Q2$0.09$0.15$245.17 million$254.34 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2016Q1($0.11)$0.02$219.57 million$227.64 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q416$0.47$0.63$335.85 million$337.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/19/2015Q316$0.29$0.28$291.84 million$290.52 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/20/2015Q216$0.14$0.36$250.14 million$281.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/22/2015Q116$0.08$0.28$261.70 million$272.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q415$1.07$1.09$424.98 million$439.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/2014Q315$0.21$0.34$275.90 million$292.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/21/2014Q2 15$0.15$0.23$251.80 million$260.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q115$0.06$0.11$245.90 million$252.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2014Q414$0.91$0.92$401.56 million$401.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q3$0.19$0.32$260.27 million$275.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/22/2013Q2 2014$0.17$0.26$244.90 million$253.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2013Q1 2014$0.05$0.10$225.15 million$226.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2013$0.55$0.58$343.18 million$331.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/29/20120.29$0.32$268.76 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2012Q212$0.17$0.21$240.15 million$240.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$0.50$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/17/2011$0.21$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/18/2011$0.05$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/27/2011$0.18$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.46$0.48ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.28
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.71
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20181($0.03)($0.03)($0.03)
Q4 20181$1.31$1.31$1.31
Q1 20192$0.01$0.01$0.01
Q2 20192$0.05$0.06$0.06
Q3 20191$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q4 20191$1.56$1.56$1.56
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Most Recent Dividend:3/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.22
Dividend Yield:0.59%
Payout Ratio:27.85% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
12.29% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
10.95% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)

Dividend History by Quarter for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ MENT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 99.98%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/20/2016Keith BarnesDirectorSell2,982$21.79$64,977.78View SEC Filing  
5/27/2016Gregory K HinckleyPresidentSell32,396$21.37$692,302.52View SEC Filing  
2/18/2016Carl C IcahnInsiderSell8,060,145$18.12$146,049,827.40View SEC Filing  
1/8/2016Patrick McmanusDirectorBuy2,000$17.13$34,260.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Dean FreedVPBuy4,000$17.47$69,880.00View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015J Daniel MccranieDirectorBuy10,000$17.61$176,100.00View SEC Filing  
10/12/2015Walden C. RhinesCEOSell170,000$25.65$4,360,500.00View SEC Filing  
10/9/2015Walden C. RhinesCEOSell150,000$25.63$3,844,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Gregory K. HinckleyPresidentSell47,000$24.99$1,174,530.00View SEC Filing  
6/15/2015Keith BarnesDirectorSell1,818$26.54$48,249.72View SEC Filing  
6/12/2015Keith BarnesDirectorSell3,759$26.91$101,154.69View SEC Filing  
6/8/2015Richard TrebingInsiderSell5,461$26.74$146,027.14View SEC Filing  
4/14/2015Walden C RhinesCEOSell100,000$24.70$2,470,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/13/2015Walden C RhinesCEOSell100,000$24.71$2,471,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Richard TrebingInsiderSell3,650$24.20$88,330.00View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015Richard TrebingInsiderSell2,750$24.43$67,182.50View SEC Filing  
3/12/2015Dean FreedVPSell18,780$23.90$448,842.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2015Gregory K HinckleyPresidentSell110,000$23.11$2,542,100.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2014Keith BarnesDirectorSell6,453$21.93$141,514.29View SEC Filing  
9/2/2014Patrick McmanusDirectorSell24,000$22.24$533,760.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Richard TrebingInsiderSell2,750$21.41$58,877.50View SEC Filing  
6/26/2014Peter L BonfieldDirectorSell12,000$21.31$255,720.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Keith BarnesDirectorSell1,636$21.13$34,568.68View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014Keith BarnesDirectorSell2,231$21.19$47,274.89View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014L Don MaulsbySVPSell8,612$21.93$188,861.16View SEC Filing  
4/3/2014Dean FreedVPSell22,500$22.53$506,925.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2014L Don MaulsbySVPSell8,868$22.47$199,263.96View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Dean FreedVPSell16,176$22.35$361,533.60View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014Walden RhinesCEOSell445,530$23.42$10,434,312.60View SEC Filing  
1/8/2014Gregory HinckleyPresidentSell98,995$23.40$2,316,483.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2014Richard TrebingInsiderSell10,414$23.40$243,687.60View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Patrick McmanusDirectorSell12,000$23.81$285,720.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2013L Don MaulsbySVPSell10,011$22.31$223,345.41View SEC Filing  
10/7/2013Brian DerrickVPSell161,625$22.61$3,654,341.25View SEC Filing  
9/24/2013Kevin McdonoughDirectorSell7,000$22.95$160,650.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Brian DerrickVPSell1,335$22.86$30,518.10View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Gregory HinckleyPresidentSell8,281$22.86$189,303.66View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013L Don MaulsbySVPSell1,306$22.86$29,855.16View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Walden RhinesCEOSell217,953$22.82$4,973,687.46View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013L Don MaulsbySVPSell13,613$22.46$305,747.98View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013Michael VishnyVPSell12,823$22.56$289,286.88View SEC Filing  
8/28/2013Peter BonfieldDirectorSell24,000$22.21$533,040.00View SEC Filing  
7/10/2013Dean FreedVPSell14,811$20.20$299,182.20View SEC Filing  
6/27/2013L Don MaulsbySVPSell22,072$19.53$431,066.16View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Keith BarnesDirectorSell2,231$18.82$41,987.42View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Richard TrebingInsiderSell7,834$19.00$148,846.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2012L Don MaulsbySVPSell115,000$16.58$1,906,700.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
Latest Headlines for Mentor Graphics Corp (NASDAQ:MENT)
DateHeadline logoMentor Graphics Achieves ISO 26262 Certification for Questa Product Line Tool Qualification Report - October 6 at 10:27 AM logoMentor Graphics Announces Further Certification of Mentor Software for TSMC 12FFC and 7 nm Processes - October 6 at 10:27 AM logoMentor Graphics and Luceda Photonics Deliver a PDK for imec's Integrated Silicon Photonics Platform - October 6 at 10:27 AM logoFederal Appeals Court Unanimously Affirms Mentor Graphics Patents Victory - October 6 at 10:27 AM logoMentor Graphics Team Receives the Harvey Rosten Award for Thermal Heatsink Optimization Methodology - October 6 at 10:27 AM logoMentor Graphics Corp. :MENT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : March 22, 2017 - October 6 at 10:27 AM logoGartner Set to Join S&P 500; Dun & Bradstreet, Wintrust Financial and INC Research to Join S&P MidCap 400; Heska to Join S&P SmallCap 600 - October 6 at 10:27 AM logoSiemens closes Mentor Graphics acquisition - October 6 at 10:27 AM logoMentor extends solutions for TSMC InFO and CoWoS design flows to help customers continue IC innovations - September 14 at 3:56 PM logoSynopsys (SNPS) Tops Q3 Earnings & Revenues, Lifts FY17 View - August 18 at 6:41 AM logoMentor announces first annual FloTHERM Award for electronics thermal design excellence - August 17 at 2:37 AM logoComputer Graphics Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024 - August 8 at 12:59 AM logoSi2 Elects Board Members for 2017-18 - June 17 at 1:30 AM logoMentor Verification Is First to Deliver Portable Stimulus Technology Across the Full Enterprise Verification Platform - June 17 at 1:30 AM logoMentor Catapult HLS Enables Stream TV's R&D Group SeeCubic to Develop Glasses-Free 3D Digital Display IP - June 8 at 10:24 AM logoMentor Ushers in New Era of C++ Verification Signoff with New Catapult Tools and Solutions - June 6 at 7:12 PM logoMentor OSAT Alliance Program Streamlines IC High-Density Advanced Packaging Design and Manufacturing - June 6 at 12:11 AM logoEyelit Inc. Announces Version 5.3 of Its Manufacturing Execution (MES) and Quality Management (QMS) Software - May 31 at 11:54 PM logoMentor Announces Availability of Tools and Flows for Samsung 8LPP and 7LPP Process Technologies - May 24 at 10:52 AM logoMentor Automotive Extends Test Platform Portfolio for Automotive Audio Bus - May 23 at 10:32 AM logoInternet of Things (IoT) Operating Systems Market Worth 1,721.3 Million USD by 2022 - May 9 at 6:12 PM logoMentor collaborates with Microsoft to accelerate Internet of Things solutions - April 25 at 12:28 PM logoForm S-8 POS MENTOR GRAPHICS CORP - March 30 at 11:50 PM logoMENTOR GRAPHICS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Termination of a Material Defini - March 30 at 6:48 PM logoMentor, Siemens make deal official - March 30 at 6:48 PM logoBRIEF-Mentor Graphics, Siemens Industry receive merger control clearance in China - March 29 at 9:45 AM logoForm 8-K MENTOR GRAPHICS CORP For: Mar 28 - March 29 at 9:45 AM logoFederal Appeals Court Unanimously Affirms Mentor Graphics Patents Victory - PR Newswire (press release) - March 21 at 11:49 AM logoMENTOR GRAPHICS CORP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 17 at 6:41 PM logoMentor Graphics Announces Further Certification of Mentor Software for TSMC 12FFC and 7 nm Processes - PR Newswire (press release) - March 16 at 4:44 AM logoMentor Graphics Achieves ISO 26262 Certification for Questa Product Line Tool Qualification Report - PR Newswire (press release) - March 13 at 10:25 AM logoBRIEF-Mentor Graphics updates on regulatory clearance for merger - March 10 at 7:47 PM logoBRIEF-Mentor Graphics Q4 GAAP earnings per share $1.05 - March 2 at 11:45 PM logoMentor Graphics Corp Bottom Line Climbs 92% In Q4 - March 2 at 6:44 PM logoMentor Graphics Reports Fiscal Fourth Quarter Results - March 2 at 6:44 PM logo4:19 pm Mentor Graphics beats by $0.18, beats on revs - March 2 at 6:44 PM logoBRIEF-Mentor Graphics says Siemens received clearance under EU merger regulation - March 1 at 6:34 PM logoBRIEF-Mentor Graphics and Siemens industry received clearance by Korea fair trade commission for merger agreement - February 25 at 12:44 AM logoMENTOR GRAPHICS CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events - February 25 at 12:44 AM logoMentor Graphics Announces New President and Managing Director for Japan - PR Newswire (press release) - February 24 at 7:44 PM logoEU set to clear Siemens' $4.5 bln bid for Mentor Graphics - sources - February 23 at 6:34 PM logoMentor Graphics Adds ReqTracer to Fast-Growing Mentor Safe ISO 26262 Qualification Program - PR Newswire (press release) - February 22 at 8:15 AM logoUniva Corporation Collaborates with Mentor Graphics to Maximize Emulation Platform Utilization - Business Wire (press release) - February 22 at 8:15 AM logoCypress Semiconductor’s Largest Individual Stockholder, T.J. Rodgers, Nominates Two Highly Qualified Candidates for Board of Directors - February 19 at 5:37 PM logoCypress Semiconductor's (CY) Largest Individual Stockholder, T.J. Rodgers, Nominates Two Board Candidates - February 17 at 7:34 PM logoMentor Graphics Announces Veloce Strato Platform Scales Up to 15BG - PR Newswire (press release) - February 17 at 2:34 PM logoPhoenix Contact Achieves Traceability Success With Mentor Graphics Valor IoT Manufacturing Solution - PR Newswire (press release) - February 14 at 8:03 PM



Mentor Graphics Corp (MENT) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

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