Nuance Communications Company Profile (NASDAQ:NUAN)

About Nuance Communications

Nuance Communications logoNuance Communications, Inc. is a provider of voice recognition solutions and natural language understanding technologies. The Company operates through four segments: Healthcare, Mobile and Consumer, Enterprise and Imaging. The Healthcare segment is a provider in clinical speech and clinical language understanding solutions. The principal solutions for the Healthcare segment include transcription solutions, Dragon Medical, clinical document improvement (CDI) and coding solutions, and diagnostic solutions. Its Mobile and Consumer segment provides a portfolio of specialized virtual assistants and connected services. The Enterprise segment is a provider for automated customer solutions and services around the world. The solutions for the Enterprise segment include OnPremise solutions and services, and OnDemand multichannel cloud. The Imaging segment provides software solutions that help professionals and organizations to gain optimal control of their document and information processes.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: NUAN
  • CUSIP: 67020Y10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.85
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $14.36
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $15.92
  • 52-Week Range: $13.62 - $21.83
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.59
  • P/E Growth: 0.78
  • Market Cap: $3.87B
  • Outstanding Shares: 279,689,000
  • Beta: 1.19
  • Net Margins: -2.15%
  • Return on Equity: 14.07%
  • Return on Assets: 5.23%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.36%
  • Current Ratio: 1.56%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.56%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $22.63 (63.36% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/11/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$26.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Barclays PLCSet Price TargetHold$20.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
8/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetBuy$30.00 -> $25.00View Rating Details
5/12/2016Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
5/11/2016Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetBuy$22.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
5/11/2016Leerink SwannLower Price TargetOutperform$23.00 -> $22.00View Rating Details
3/14/2016Craig HallumBoost Price TargetBuy$26.00View Rating Details
1/15/2016Standpoint ResearchUpgradeHold -> Buy$22.00View Rating Details
11/17/2015FBR & CoBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$20.00 -> $21.00View Rating Details
6/3/2015Raymond James Financial Inc.UpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$22.00View Rating Details
2/6/2015WedbushReiterated RatingNeutral$16.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
1/9/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$14.00 -> $11.00View Rating Details
11/25/2014Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$17.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/8/2016Q316$0.37$0.38$489.54 million$484.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q216$0.35$0.38$491.14 million$487.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/9/2016Q116$0.33$0.36$491.46 million$486.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/17/2015Q415$0.35$0.41$507.84 million$513.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q315$0.29$0.32$480.36 million$488.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q215$0.24$0.30$481.00 million$488.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/5/2015Q115$0.22$0.25$486.87 million$489.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/24/2014Q414$0.27$0.33$510.80 million$502.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/11/2014Q314$0.27$0.27$498.56 million$475.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q214$0.23$0.28$484.17 million$475.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/25/2013Q4$0.29$0.30$489.56 million$472.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q3 2013$0.32$0.34$487.64 million$490.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q2 2013$0.40$0.34$516.53 million$484.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q1 2013$0.44$0.35$492.42 million$492.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/19/2012Q412$0.48$0.51$496.91 million$468.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.39$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2012$0.42$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.36$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2011$0.41$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011$0.34$0.35ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2011$0.31$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2011$0.31$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.98 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.1 EPS


Dividend History for Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.23%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 85.22%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/3/2016Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell4,000$14.45$57,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2016Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell6,000$16.03$96,180.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2016Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell6,000$15.59$93,540.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Katherine A MartinDirectorSell10,000$17.23$172,300.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell8,000$16.78$134,240.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2016Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell8,000$17.02$136,160.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Daniel David TempestaEVPSell9,256$19.50$180,492.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Mark R LaretDirectorSell14,000$19.55$273,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Paul RicciCEOSell148,684$19.52$2,902,311.68View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Carl C IcahnMajor ShareholderSell4,400,000$19.25$84,700,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016Carl C IcahnMajor ShareholderSell26,315,790$19.00$500,000,010.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016William T RobbinsEVPSell30,000$20.30$609,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell20,000$19.84$396,800.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell8,000$17.40$139,200.00View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell8,000$19.55$156,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/24/2015Paul RicciCEOSell150,000$20.25$3,037,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/15/2015Daniel David TempestaEVPSell23,602$20.01$472,276.02View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Paul RicciCEOSell771,852$21.35$16,479,040.20View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell12,000$21.02$252,240.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell4,000$20.00$80,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell8,000$17.00$136,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/7/2015Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell3,603$17.03$61,359.09View SEC Filing  
10/2/2015Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell6,000$16.02$96,120.00View SEC Filing  
9/16/2015Katherine A MartinDirectorSell10,000$17.34$173,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/15/2015Paul RicciCEOSell200,000$17.37$3,474,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell6,000$16.23$97,380.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Daniel David TempestaEVPSell1,923$16.11$30,979.53View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Robert J. FrankenbergDirectorSell4,162$18.26$75,998.12View SEC Filing  
7/7/2015Paul RicciCEOSell541,700$16.65$9,019,305.00View SEC Filing  
7/6/2015Paul RicciCEOSell258,300$16.98$4,385,934.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Daniel David TempestaCAOSell3,500$17.25$60,375.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Thomas L BeaudoinVPSell4,500$17.22$77,490.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell8,000$16.99$135,920.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell1,500$14.32$21,480.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015William T RobbinsEVPSell2,500$14.15$35,375.00View SEC Filing  
2/20/2015Paul RicciCEOSell250,000$14.10$3,525,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell1,500$14.26$21,390.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell2,500$15.45$38,625.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014Daniel David TempestaCAOSell1,000$15.46$15,460.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Daniel David TempestaCAOSell1,000$15.00$15,000.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2014Thomas L BeaudoinVPSell5,000$15.00$75,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Daniel David TempestaCAOSell2,000$17.77$35,540.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2014Thomas L BeaudoinVPSell5,000$17.81$89,050.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Daniel David TempestaCAOSell3,000$18.20$54,600.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2014Thomas L BeaudoinVPSell5,000$18.07$90,350.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2014Daniel David TempestaCAOSell7,500$18.56$139,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Katherine A MartinDirectorSell15,000$15.85$237,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/20/2014Daniel David TempestaCAOSell2,000$16.51$33,020.00View SEC Filing  
3/19/2014Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell2,500$16.05$40,125.00View SEC Filing  
3/18/2014Patrick HackettDirectorSell11,657$16.03$186,861.71View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Daniel David TempestaCAOSell1,000$15.35$15,350.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2014Thomas BeaudoinVPSell5,000$15.31$76,550.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Daniel David TempestaCAOSell1,000$15.24$15,240.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2014Thomas BeaudoinVPSell5,000$15.24$76,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2013Daniel David TempestaCAOSell3,500$15.00$52,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Carl Icahnmajor shareholderBuy50,900$14.20$722,780.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Carl Icahnmajor shareholderBuy7,200$14.15$101,880.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Carl Icahnmajor shareholderBuy220,900$14.19$3,134,571.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013Daniel David TempestaCAOSell6,183$14.20$87,798.60View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Robert FrankenbergDirectorSell5,703$14.20$80,982.60View SEC Filing  
12/4/2013Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell10,494$13.54$142,088.76View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Carl Icahnmajor shareholderBuy1,812,200$13.67$24,772,774.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013Adam Bruce BowdenVPSell8,000$13.51$108,080.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2013Paul RicciCEOSell250,000$19.00$4,750,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013William Kenneth NelsonVPSell5,200$19.50$101,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Thomas BeaudoinVPSell5,000$19.30$96,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Janet DillioneVPSell63,430$19.16$1,215,318.80View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Thomas L BeaudoinVPSell5,000$19.03$95,150.00View SEC Filing  
7/5/2013Thomas L BeaudoinVPSell5,000$19.00$95,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2013Paul RicciCEOSell233,334$18.70$4,363,345.80View SEC Filing  
6/4/2013Paul RicciCEOSell233,333$18.70$4,363,327.10View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Thomas L BeaudoinVPSell5,000$19.11$95,550.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2013Mark MyersDirectorSell4,000$19.08$76,320.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Katherine A MartinDirectorSell15,000$19.27$289,050.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013Robert TeresiDirectorSell10,000$19.17$191,700.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013Mark R LaretDirectorSell5,000$19.50$97,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/26/2012Paul RicciCEOSell7,500$22.20$166,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2012Steven G ChambersInsiderSell36,831$23.67$871,789.77View SEC Filing  
8/20/2012Thomas L BeaudoinVPSell4,000$23.95$95,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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