Nice Systems Company Profile (NASDAQ:NICE)

About Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)

Nice Systems logoNICE Ltd., formerly NICE-Systems Ltd., is a global enterprise software provider. The Company's segments include Customer Interactions Solutions, and Financial Crime and Compliance Solutions. The Customer Interactions Solutions segment provides data driven insights that enable businesses to deliver personalized experience to customers. The Financial Crime and Compliance Solutions segment provides real time and cross-channel fraud prevention, anti-money laundering, brokerage compliance and enterprise-wide case management. The Company serves contact centers, back office operations and retail branches, covering various industries, including communications, banking, insurance, healthcare, business processes outsourcing (BPO), government, utilities, travel and entertainment. Its Multi-Channel Recording and Interaction Management enables organizations to capture structured and unstructured customer interaction and transaction data from multiple channels.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Software
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:NICE
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.nice.com
Average Prices:
  • 52 Week Range: $63.72 - $83.53
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 34.80
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.26
  • Dividend Yield: 0.3%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 7.99%
  • Return on Equity: 11.14%
  • Return on Assets: 6.91%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.28%
  • Current Ratio: 1.37%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.36%
Misc:
  • Beta: 0.9
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)

What is Nice Systems' stock symbol?

Nice Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NICE."

How often does Nice Systems pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Nice Systems?

Nice Systems announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 16th. Investors of record on Monday, February 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.16 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.80%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 23rd. View Nice Systems' Dividend History.

How will Nice Systems' stock buyback program work?

Nice Systems declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Wednesday, April 12th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Nice Systems' earnings last quarter?

Nice Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.01. The business earned $315.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $313.44 million. Nice Systems had a net margin of 7.99% and a return on equity of 11.14%. The firm's revenue was up 33.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.79 EPS. View Nice Systems' Earnings History.

When will Nice Systems make its next earnings announcement?

Nice Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 9th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Nice Systems.

What guidance has Nice Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

Nice Systems issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.90-4.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.97. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.33-1.354 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.35 billion.Nice Systems also updated its Q3 guidance to $0.89-0.95 EPS.

Where is Nice Systems' stock going? Where will Nice Systems' stock price be in 2017?

8 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Nice Systems' shares. Their predictions range from $76.00 to $85.00. On average, they expect Nice Systems' stock price to reach $80.43 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Nice Systems.

What are analysts saying about Nice Systems stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Nice Systems stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "NICE Ltd. provides enterprise software solutions. Its operating segment consists of Customer Interactions Solutions, Financial Crime and Compliance Solutions. The Company's solutions include integrated, multimedia recording platforms, software applications and related professional services. NICE Ltd., formerly known as NICE-Systems Ltd., is headquartered in Ra'anana, Israel. " (7/6/2017)
  • 2. Chardan Capital analysts commented, "NICE reported strong 4Q16 results, with revenue and non-GAAP diluted EPS in the upper end of the company's guidance, and provided 2017 guidance, which looks conservative on the revenue side, given current growth rates. 4Q16 revenue reached $329 mn, up 20% y-o-y, on consolidation of InContact for 1.5 months and organic growth. Non-GAAP gross profit grew to $243 mn by 22% y-o-y, bringing gross margin to 73.9% vs. 72.9% in 4Q15, supported by growing share of analytics in total bookings ' 65% in 4Q16. Operating profit grew by 16% to $94 mn, operating margin declined to 28.6% vs. 29.7%, affected by InContact results consolidation and acquisition related expenses. Non-GAAP net income increased by 8.2% to $72.4 mn, at a slower pace than revenue due to lower operating margin, interest expense vs. interest income in 4Q15, and higher effective tax rate as a result of change in geographies. Non-GAAP EPS grew by 8% y-o-y to $1.18. The company provided 1Q17 and FY17 revenue and EPS guidance: for 1Q17 revenue range of $303-313 mn and EPS of $0.81-0.87, for 17FY revenue range of $1,330 ' 1,354 mn and EPS of $3.8-4.0." (2/21/2017)

Who are some of Nice Systems' key competitors?

Who are Nice Systems' key executives?

Nice Systems' management team includes the folowing people:

  • David Kostman, Chairman of the Board
  • Barak Eilam, Chief Executive Officer
  • Beth Gaspich, Chief Financial Officer
  • Joseph Friscia, President of NICE-Actimize
  • Yaron Hertz, President-NICE Americas
  • Paul Jarman, CEO of inContact
  • John O'Hara, President-NICE EMEA
  • Darren Rushworth, President-NICE APAC
  • Barry Cooper, Chief Operating Officer
  • Eran Liron, Executive Vice President-Marketing & Corporate Development

Who owns Nice Systems stock?

Nice Systems' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.57%), Investec Asset Management LTD (1.25%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (0.46%), Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd (0.37%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.34%) and Penn Capital Management Co. Inc. (0.33%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Nice Systems.

Who sold Nice Systems stock? Who is selling Nice Systems stock?

Nice Systems' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Neuberger Berman Group LLC, US Bancorp DE, Clal Insurance Enterprises Holdings Ltd, Tygh Capital Management Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Earnest Partners LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nice Systems.

Who bought Nice Systems stock? Who is buying Nice Systems stock?

Nice Systems' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Penn Capital Management Co. Inc., Investec Asset Management LTD, Eaton Vance Management, SG Americas Securities LLC, Solaris Asset Management LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nice Systems.

How do I buy Nice Systems stock?

Shares of Nice Systems 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 Nice Systems' stock price today?

One share of Nice Systems stock can currently be purchased for approximately $80.04.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Nice Systems (NASDAQ NICE)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  228 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  157 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  385
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $80.43 (0.49% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/21/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$80.00LowView Rating Details
8/7/2017Chardan CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy -> Buy$76.00 -> $84.00LowView Rating Details
8/7/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
8/4/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$80.00 -> $85.00LowView Rating Details
6/7/2017Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral -> Neutral$82.00LowView Rating Details
2/10/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral$76.00N/AView Rating Details
1/13/2017Imperial CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> In-Line$74.00 -> $76.00N/AView Rating Details
11/11/2016JMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
6/30/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/1/2015FBR & CoReiterated RatingOutperform$69.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)
Earnings by Quarter for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Nice Systems (NASDAQ NICE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/9/2017        
8/3/20176/30/2017$0.32$0.33$313.44 million$315.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/20173/31/2017$0.64$0.75$308.97 million$305.62 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/201712/31/2016$1.03$1.00$327.85 million$323.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/10/2016Q316$0.81$0.83$240.07 million$237.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.75$0.79$234.79 million$235.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.74$0.81$225.55 million$226.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016Q415$1.03$1.09$271.68 million$274.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.58$0.75$220.10 million$221.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.57$0.70$233.72 million$234.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q1 2015$0.59$0.63$243.92 million$246.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q414$0.85$0.93$292.07 million$294.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q3 14$0.64$0.70$244.50 million$250.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.50$0.47$234.92 million$239.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1$0.52$0.47$235.77 million$229.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q413$0.75$0.75$264.50 million$271.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.62$0.62$233.57 million$230.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2013Q213$0.62$0.61$226.93 million$225.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q113$0.61$0.61$226.93 million$225.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2013Q412$0.66$0.70$245.56 million$240.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2012Q312$0.57$0.64$220.76 million$221.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.57$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.53$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2012$0.57$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.52$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.49$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2011$0.45$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.49$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.72 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.3 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)
Most Recent Dividend:3/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.26
Dividend Yield:0.32%
Payout Ratio:16.88% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
15.12% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
11.30% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)

Dividend History by Quarter for Nice Systems (NASDAQ NICE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/16/2017Quarterly$0.160.91%2/23/20172/27/20173/15/2017
11/10/2016Quarterly$0.1311/18/201611/22/201612/6/2016
7/29/2016Quarterly$0.138/11/20168/15/20168/31/2016
5/5/2016Quarterly$0.165/16/20165/18/20166/2/2016
2/11/2016Quarterly$0.162/22/20162/24/20163/9/2016
10/29/2015$0.1611/6/201511/10/201511/24/2015
7/30/2015$0.168/7/20158/11/20158/27/2015
5/7/2015$0.165/18/20155/20/20156/3/2015
2/9/2015quarterly$0.161.18%2/13/20152/18/20153/4/2015
11/5/2014quarterly$0.1611/13/201411/17/201412/2/2014
7/30/2014quarterly$0.161.64%8/8/20148/12/20148/26/2014
5/8/2014quarterly$0.165/27/20146/10/2014
2/7/2014special$0.162/13/20142/18/20143/4/2014
2/5/2014quarterly$0.162/18/20143/4/2014
10/31/2013special$0.161.63%11/7/201311/12/201311/26/2013
8/7/2013quarterly$0.168/22/20139/9/2013
5/9/2013quarterly$0.161.77%5/21/20135/23/20136/7/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)
Latest Headlines for Nice Systems (NASDAQ:NICE)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Review: Nice Systems (NICE) & Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 26 at 6:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 6:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE CXone WFO Brings Enterprise-Class Workforce Optimization to Amazon Connect Customers
finance.yahoo.com - September 22 at 11:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE Unveils Its Open Framework Ecosystem for Cognitive Robotic Automation
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 6:52 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoProofpoint Getting Closer To Key Technical Measure
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 3:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE Recognized as a Leader for its Customer Journey Solutions by Top Analyst Firm
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 6:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate Nice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $320.53 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 5:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Asure Software (ASUR) & Nice Systems (NICE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 14 at 6:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE inContact Announces Summer 2017 Release of CXone with Industry-first Fully Integrated Workforce Optimization with Analytics-based Omnichannel Routing
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 8:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBenchmarkPortal Joins NICE Incontact DEVone Developer Program Adding Automated Benchmarking to CXexchange Marketplace
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 7:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems (NICE) vs. Evolving Systems (EVOL) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 12:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoText-to-911 Trailblazer BVCOG Deploys NICE Inform Text Recording Solution
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 6:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Survey: eFuture Holding (EFUT) & Nice Systems (NICE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 8:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks With Rising Relative Strength: Symantec
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 6:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNice Trying To Close In On Key Technical Measure
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 6:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEuropean Public Sector Agency Improves its Service Operations with NICE Robotic Process Automation
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 6:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnswerDash Joins NICE inContact DEVone Developer Program Adding Artificial Intelligence Powered Self-Service Connector to CXexchange Marketplace
finance.yahoo.com - September 6 at 6:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing Nice Systems (NICE) & Tyler Technologies (TYL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 3 at 6:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVidyo Joins NICE inContact DEVone Developer Program to Provide Real-Time Video Customer Interactions for NICE inContact CXone
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 7:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlue Cross of Idaho Improves Customer and Employee Experience with NICE Solutions
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 7:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 6:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.93 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 8:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE Actimize Recognized as "Category Leader" Across Four RiskTech Quadrants® in Chartis Research’s 2017 Chartis Financial Crime Risk Management Systems Report
finance.yahoo.com - August 25 at 9:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCXexchange Marketplace for NICE inContact CXone Now Offers Virtual Assistant with Addition of CogniCor Technologies, Partner in DEVone Developer Program
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 10:01 AM
nasdaq.com logoREPEAT-Europe wary of security infrastructure despite vehicle attacks
www.nasdaq.com - August 22 at 4:06 AM
cnbc.com logoREFILE-Europe wary of security infrastructure despite vehicle attacks
www.cnbc.com - August 21 at 11:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE Introduces Compliance Center – A Dedicated Solution for Compliance Assurance and Management
finance.yahoo.com - August 21 at 11:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Receives "Hold" Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 3:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSpiceCSM Joins NICE inContact DEVone Ecosystem to Provide Customer Engagement Hub for NICE inContact CXone— the World’s #1 Cloud Customer Experience Platform
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 5:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Nice Systems (NICE) and SciQuest (SQI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 6:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWith NICE Nexidia Analytics, Leading Brazilian Outsourcer CSU is 10 Times More Effective
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 3:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE Is Recognized for Their Outstanding Customer Support
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 3:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE Recognizes 2017 PSAPs’ Finest Award Recipients at APCO 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 3:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE Actimize Financial Markets Survey Reveals 82% of Respondents Agree That Behavioral Analytics Detects Hidden Threats While Reducing Operational Risk and Financial Losses
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 3:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Contrast: RealNetworks (RNWK) versus Nice Systems (NICE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 10:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoInbenta Joins NICE inContact DEVone Ecosystem Program for Technology Partners and IT Developers
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 6:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $320.53 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 8:58 AM
bloomberg.com logoIndia's Medieval Stock Cleanup
www.bloomberg.com - August 10 at 6:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE to Demonstrate NICE Inform Elite Incident Intelligence Dashboards at APCO 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:11 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.37 EPS Expected for Nice Systems Ltd. (NICE) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 10:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Price Target Raised to $84.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 10:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) Price Target Increased to $80.00 by Analysts at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 2:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 12:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 6:46 PM
seekingalpha.com logoNICE-Systems' (NICE) CEO Barak Eilam on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - August 4 at 3:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Given New $85.00 Price Target at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 2:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) Issues Q3 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 11:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNice Systems Ltd. (NICE) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 11:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE inContact Launches its CXone Ecosystem Program for Product Partners and IT Developers
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 6:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNICE Reports 36% Growth in Revenue for the Second Quarter 2017 and Raises Guidance on Continued Business Momentum
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 6:19 AM

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