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Nuance Communications Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.12 (+0.24 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $49.97
50-Day Range
MA: $44.85
52-Week Range
Now: $49.97
Volume2.06 million shs
Average Volume2.96 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.24 billion
P/E Ratio499.70
Dividend YieldN/A
Nuance Communications, Inc. provides conversational and cognitive artificial intelligence (AI) innovations that bring intelligence to everyday work and life. The company delivers solutions that understand, analyze, and respond to people - amplifying human intelligence to increase productivity and security. Its Healthcare segment provides clinical speech and clinical language understanding solutions that improve the clinical documentation process, from capturing the complete patient record to improving clinical documentation and quality measures for reimbursement. Its solutions include Dragon Medical One, cloud-based speech solution; computer-assisted physician documentation; diagnostic imaging solutions; Nuance Dragon Ambient eXperience, a voice-enabled solution; and clinical documentation improvement and coding. The company's Enterprise segment primarily engages in using speech, natural language understanding, and artificial intelligence to provide automated customer solutions and services for voice, mobile, Web, and messaging channels. Its solutions include intelligent engagement solutions; Conversational AI; Engagement AI; and Security AI. Its Other segment provides voicemail transcription services. The company serves organizations across healthcare, financial services, telecommunications, government, and retail. Nuance Communications, Inc. markets and sells its solutions and technologies directly through sales force, as well as through a network of resellers, including system integrators, independent software vendors, value-added resellers, distributors, hardware vendors, telecommunications carriers, and e-commerce Websites worldwide. The company was formerly known as ScanSoft, Inc. and changed its name to Nuance Communications, Inc. in October 2005. Nuance Communications, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts.
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Overall MarketRank

1.76 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

144th out of 1,517 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

27th out of 285 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NUAN



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.48 billion
Cash Flow$0.93 per share
Book Value$4.05 per share


Net Income$21.40 million


Market Cap$14.24 billion
Next Earnings Date2/8/2021 (Confirmed)
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Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Nuance Communications' stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Nuance Communications' stock was trading at $19.16 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NUAN shares have increased by 160.8% and is now trading at $49.97.
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Is Nuance Communications a buy right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nuance Communications in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Nuance Communications stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Nuance Communications?

Wall Street analysts have given Nuance Communications a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Nuance Communications wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Doug Parker's approval rating as Nuance Communications' CEO?

1,448 employees have rated Nuance Communications CEO Doug Parker on Glassdoor.com. Doug Parker has an approval rating of 60% among Nuance Communications' employees. This puts Doug Parker in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Nuance Communications' next earnings date?

Nuance Communications is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 8th 2021.
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How can I listen to Nuance Communications' earnings call?

Nuance Communications will be holding an earnings conference call on Monday, February 8th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Nuance Communications' earnings last quarter?

Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 17th. The software maker reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.02. The software maker had revenue of $352.93 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $346.35 million. Nuance Communications had a net margin of 1.89% and a return on equity of 11.24%.
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What price target have analysts set for NUAN?

8 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Nuance Communications' shares. Their forecasts range from $21.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect Nuance Communications' stock price to reach $49.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.9%.
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Who are some of Nuance Communications' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Nuance Communications own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Nuance Communications investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), Marvell Technology Group (MRVL), Verizon Communications (VZ), salesforce.com (CRM) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Nuance Communications' key executives?

Nuance Communications' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark D. Benjamin, CEO & Director (Age 49, Pay $2.03M)
  • Mr. Daniel D. Tempesta, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50, Pay $903.58k)
  • Mr. Joseph C. Petro, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 53, Pay $891.21k)
  • Mr. Robert Weideman, Exec. VP & GM of Enterprise Division (Age 61, Pay $889.46k)
  • Mr. Robert Dahdah, Exec. VP & Chief Revenue Officer (Age 52, Pay $1.19M)
  • Mr. Arthur G. Giterman, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 40)
  • Mr. Mark Sherwood, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Tracy H. Krumme, Sr. VP of Investor Relations (Age 52)
  • Ms. Wendy Cassity, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Sec. (Age 45)
  • Mr. David H. Garfinkel, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel.

What is Nuance Communications' stock symbol?

Nuance Communications trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NUAN."

Who are Nuance Communications' major shareholders?

Nuance Communications' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.30%), Columbus Circle Investors (0.49%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.24%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.14%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.04%) and Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Nuance Communications stock include Arthur G Giterman, Daniel David Tempesta, Diana L Nole, Joseph Carl Petro, Mark D Benjamin, Mark R Laret, Nuance Communications, Inc, Robert Dahdah, Robert Weideman, Stefan Ortmanns, Thomas L Beaudoin and Wendy Cassity.
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Which institutional investors are selling Nuance Communications stock?

NUAN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Columbus Circle Investors, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Arden Trust Co, and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. Company insiders that have sold Nuance Communications company stock in the last year include Arthur G Giterman, Daniel David Tempesta, Diana L Nole, Joseph Carl Petro, Mark D Benjamin, Robert Dahdah, Robert Weideman, and Thomas L Beaudoin.
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Which institutional investors are buying Nuance Communications stock?

NUAN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Kestra Private Wealth Services LLC, Ritholtz Wealth Management, and Clearview Wealth Advisors LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Nuance Communications?

Shares of NUAN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Nuance Communications' stock price today?

One share of NUAN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.97.

How big of a company is Nuance Communications?

Nuance Communications has a market capitalization of $14.24 billion and generates $1.48 billion in revenue each year. The software maker earns $21.40 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.47 on an earnings per share basis. Nuance Communications employs 7,100 workers across the globe.

What is Nuance Communications' official website?

The official website for Nuance Communications is www.nuance.com.

How can I contact Nuance Communications?

Nuance Communications' mailing address is 1 WAYSIDE ROAD, BURLINGTON MA, 01803. The software maker can be reached via phone at 781-565-5000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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