MicroStrategy Incorporated Company Profile (NASDAQ:MSTR)

About MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)

MicroStrategy Incorporated logoMicroStrategy Incorporated is a provider of enterprise software platforms around the world. The Company is engaged in the design, development, marketing and sales of its software platform through licensing arrangements, and cloud-based subscriptions and related services. It focuses on providing enterprise customers with software platform and services for deploying intelligence applications. Its platform, MicroStrategy 10, consolidates analytics and mobility in a single platform, available both as on-premise software and as a hosted service offering in MicroStrategy Cloud. Its enterprise platform combines business intelligence functionality with data discovery, mobile analytics and identity intelligence generated by digital credentials. MicroStrategy 10 consists of MicroStrategy Analytics, MicroStrategy Mobile and Usher. MicroStrategy Analytics offers solutions to organizations to analyze a range of data and distribute actionable business insight throughout an enterprise.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Enterprise Software
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:MSTR
  • CUSIP: 59497240
  • Web: www.microstrategy.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.428 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 11,446,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $128.79
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $171.16
  • 52 Week Range: $123.36 - $207.28
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.81
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 47.26
  • P/E Growth: 2.88
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $511.19 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.79
  • Book Value: $51.51 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.42
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $109.23 million
  • Net Margins: 16.37%
  • Return on Equity: 14.99%
  • Return on Assets: 10.84%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 3.94%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.94%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 131,719 shs.
  • Beta: 0.86
  • Short Ratio: 1.41
 

Frequently Asked Questions for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)

What is MicroStrategy Incorporated's stock symbol?

MicroStrategy Incorporated trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MSTR."

How were MicroStrategy Incorporated's earnings last quarter?

MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.60 by $0.64. The business earned $120.61 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $125.18 million. MicroStrategy Incorporated had a net margin of 16.37% and a return on equity of 14.99%. MicroStrategy Incorporated's revenue was down 2.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.64 earnings per share. View MicroStrategy Incorporated's Earnings History.

When will MicroStrategy Incorporated make its next earnings announcement?

MicroStrategy Incorporated is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October, 26th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for MicroStrategy Incorporated.

Where is MicroStrategy Incorporated's stock going? Where will MicroStrategy Incorporated's stock price be in 2017?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for MicroStrategy Incorporated's shares. Their predictions range from $133.00 to $220.00. On average, they anticipate MicroStrategy Incorporated's stock price to reach $160.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for MicroStrategy Incorporated.

Who are some of MicroStrategy Incorporated's key competitors?

Who are MicroStrategy Incorporated's key executives?

MicroStrategy Incorporated's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael J. Saylor, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Phong Q. Le, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
  • Timothy E. Lang, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Wei-Ming Shao, Senior Executive Vice President, General Counsel
  • David J. Rennyson, Senior Executive Vice President - Worldwide Sales
  • Robert H. Epstein, Independent Director
  • Stephen X. Graham, Independent Director
  • Jarrod Michael Patten, Independent Director
  • Carl John Rickertsen, Independent Director

Who owns MicroStrategy Incorporated stock?

MicroStrategy Incorporated's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.64%), Vanguard Group Inc. (7.52%), Teachers Advisors LLC (2.58%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.23%), Sterling Capital Management LLC (2.55%) and State Street Corp (2.53%). Company insiders that own MicroStrategy Incorporated stock include Jarrod M Patten, Robert H Epstein and Wei-Ming Shao. View Institutional Ownership Trends for MicroStrategy Incorporated.

Who sold MicroStrategy Incorporated stock? Who is selling MicroStrategy Incorporated stock?

MicroStrategy Incorporated's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Victory Capital Management Inc., Ameriprise Financial Inc., River Road Asset Management LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Prudential Financial Inc.. Company insiders that have sold MicroStrategy Incorporated stock in the last year include Jarrod M Patten, Robert H Epstein and Wei-Ming Shao. View Insider Buying and Selling for MicroStrategy Incorporated.

Who bought MicroStrategy Incorporated stock? Who is buying MicroStrategy Incorporated stock?

MicroStrategy Incorporated's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Bank of Montreal Can, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for MicroStrategy Incorporated.

How do I buy MicroStrategy Incorporated stock?

Shares of MicroStrategy Incorporated 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 MicroStrategy Incorporated's stock price today?

One share of MicroStrategy Incorporated stock can currently be purchased for approximately $124.76.


MarketBeat Community Rating for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ MSTR)
Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  180 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  201 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  381
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about MicroStrategy Incorporated and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $160.75 (28.85% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/21/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingHold$191.00 -> $133.00LowView Rating Details
9/15/2017Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetHold$150.00MediumView Rating Details
7/31/2017First AnalysisDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$225.00 -> $140.00HighView Rating Details
4/27/2017Benchmark Co.Initiated CoverageHoldLowView Rating Details
4/23/2017MizuhoReiterated RatingBuy$220.00MediumView Rating Details
7/29/2016JMP SecuritiesDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
6/24/2016Brean CapitalReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$225.00N/AView Rating Details
10/19/2015Lake Street CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$210.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
Earnings by Quarter for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
Earnings History by Quarter for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ MSTR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/25/2017$1.22N/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2017Q2 2017$1.60$0.96$125.18 million$120.61 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2017Q1 2017$1.69$1.28$122.14 million$120.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2017Q416$2.50$2.69$141.05 million$140.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316$1.67$2.31$126.77 million$129.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$2.10$1.64$128.00 million$123.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$1.93$1.24$126.99 million$119.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/27/2016Q415$2.19$3.38$140.62 million$143.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/26/2015Q315$1.96$2.06$137.45 million$129.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/27/2015Q215$1.39$1.95$128.84 million$132.94 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.96$1.79$135.31 million$123.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/26/2015Q414$1.44$1.99$167.75 million$148.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2014Q3 14($0.01)($0.07)$147.16 million$151.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2014Q214($0.16)($0.91)$145.20 million$141.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q413$0.15($0.57)$142.07 million$137.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2014Q4$0.98$1.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.33($0.14)$139.00 million$137.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2013Q1 2013$0.35($0.46)$152.39 million$130.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2013Q4 2012$0.96$0.73$160.03 million$164.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2012Q312$0.84$0.43$150.07 million$143.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2012$0.49$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/30/2012$0.94$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.39$0.10ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2011$0.93$1.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.10
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$1.58$2.37$1.98
Q2 20172$1.53$2.55$2.04
Q3 20172$1.05$2.72$1.89
Q4 20172$1.25$3.15$2.20
Q1 20181$0.76$0.76$0.76
Q2 20181$0.66$0.66$0.66
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 21.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 76.28%
Insider Trades by Quarter for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/9/2017Wei-Ming ShaoEVPSell2,400$183.54$440,496.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Robert H EpsteinDirectorSell368$195.25$71,852.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016Robert H EpsteinDirectorSell482$196.00$94,472.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2016Jarrod M PattenDirectorSell3,317$197.20$654,112.40View SEC Filing  
6/10/2015Robert H EpsteinDirectorSell1,731$180.50$312,445.50View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Robert H EpsteinDirectorSell1,394$180.50$251,617.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2015Douglas King ThedeCFOSell10,000$179.61$1,796,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Douglas King ThedeCFOSell15,000$183.21$2,748,150.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2012Carl J RickertsenDirectorBuy3,000$96.51$289,530.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2012Michael J SaylorCEOSell68,081$125.81$8,565,270.61View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
Latest Headlines for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR)
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americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 24 at 7:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCitigroup Inc. Cuts MicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Price Target to $133.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 10:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSapiens International Corporation N.V. (SPNS) versus MicroStrategy (MSTR) Head-To-Head Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 18 at 8:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting MicroStrategy (MSTR) & Instructure (INST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 12:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) PT Lowered to $150.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 11:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoFair Isaac Corporation (FICO) & MicroStrategy (MSTR) Head-To-Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 10:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIndependent Research Firm Names MicroStrategy a Leader in Enterprise BI Platforms Report
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 2:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$129.28 Million in Sales Expected for MicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 2:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 6:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Gathering Spot Uses Usher® to Deliver Exceptional Services to Members
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 2:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Microstrategy Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 9:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Expected to Post Earnings of $1.10 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 6:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to MicroStrategy, Inc. : August 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 6:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to MicroStrategy, Inc. : August 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 6:23 AM
nasdaq.com logoBear of the Day: MicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR)
www.nasdaq.com - August 12 at 5:59 AM
fool.com logoWhy Shares of MicroStrategy Inc. Fell 30% in July
www.fool.com - August 10 at 9:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLeading Restaurant Management Software Provider CrunchTime! Information Systems Leverages MicroStrategy 10TM
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoLeading Restaurant Management Software Provider CrunchTime! Information Systems Leverages MicroStrategy 10TM
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:05 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Q2 Holdings (QTWO) & MicroStrategy (MSTR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 10:08 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Stock Rating Lowered by BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 6:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $129.28 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 11:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$1.97 EPS Expected for MicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 7:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 Earnings Forecast for MicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR) Issued By First Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 7:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicroStrategy, Inc. :MSTR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 6:08 AM
rttnews.com logoMicroStrategy Inc. (MSTR) Plummeted To A New Low After Q2 Miss
www.rttnews.com - July 31 at 9:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicroStrategy, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MSTR-US : July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 9:18 PM
nasdaq.com logoMicroStrategy Inc. (MSTR) Has Plunged To A New Low After Q2 Miss
www.nasdaq.com - July 29 at 4:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.64 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 6:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR) Rating Lowered to Hold at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 3:36 PM
fool.com logoMicroStrategy Sales Slip and Earnings Plummet in the Second Quarter
www.fool.com - July 28 at 2:25 PM
fool.com logoWhy Shares of MicroStrategy Cratered Today
www.fool.com - July 28 at 12:50 PM
rttnews.com logoMicroStrategy Inc. Reveals 41% Drop In Q2 Bottom Line
www.rttnews.com - July 28 at 5:40 AM
seekingalpha.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated's (MSTR) CEO Michael Saylor on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - July 28 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicroStrategy Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MSTR earnings conference call or presentation 27-Jul-17 9:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicroStrategy misses 2Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - July 28 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to MicroStrategy, Inc. : July 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 4:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicroStrategy Announces Earnings Release Date and Conference Call for Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 2:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to MicroStrategy, Inc. : July 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 15 at 6:41 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate MicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $126.19 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 9:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicroStrategy, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MSTR-US : July 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 5:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (NASDAQ:MSTR) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 7:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIndependent Analyst BARC Names MicroStrategy Market Leader In Data Discovery
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 2:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Expect MicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Will Announce Earnings of $1.60 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 8:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicroStrategy Unveils MicroStrategy 10.8™
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 8:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoMicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) Upgraded to Buy at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 5:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades MicroStrategy Incorporated (MSTR) to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 7:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicroStrategy to Highlight Critical Capabilities for the Enterprise Across Analytics, Mobility, Embedded BI, Cloud and IoT
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 1:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMicroStrategy, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MSTR-US : June 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 1:55 AM

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