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NASDAQ:NUANNuance Communications Stock Price, Forecast & News

$25.50
-0.22 (-0.86 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$25.38
Now: $25.50
$25.65
50-Day Range
$20.92
MA: $23.72
$25.74
52-Week Range
$13.51
Now: $25.50
$26.08
Volume1.38 million shs
Average Volume4.10 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.17 billion
P/E Ratio48.11
Dividend Yield0.49%
Beta1.04
Nuance Communications (NASDAQ: NUAN) is the pioneer and leader in conversational 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. With decades of domain and AI expertise, Nuance works with thousands of organizations globally across healthcare, financial services, telecommunications, government, and retail – to create stronger relationships and better experiences for their customers and workforce. For more information, please visit www.nuance.com.
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Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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1.52 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NUAN
CUSIP67020Y10
Phone781-565-5000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.82 billion
Cash Flow$1.32 per share
Book Value$7.61 per share

Profitability

Net Income$213.81 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,100
Market Cap$7.17 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Nuance Communications' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Nuance Communications' stock was trading at $19.16 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NUAN shares have increased by 33.1% and is now trading at $25.50. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Nuance Communications?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nuance Communications in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Nuance Communications.

When is Nuance Communications' next earnings date?

Nuance Communications is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Nuance Communications.

How were Nuance Communications' earnings last quarter?

Nuance Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The software maker reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.17 by $0.04. The software maker had revenue of $369.55 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $351.56 million. Nuance Communications had a return on equity of 12.80% and a net margin of 9.06%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.29 earnings per share. View Nuance Communications' earnings history.

How will Nuance Communications' stock buyback program work?

Nuance Communications declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share buyback program on Wednesday, August 8th 2018, which authorizes the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to repurchase up to 10.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has Nuance Communications issued on next quarter's earnings?

Nuance Communications issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 7th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.76-0.86 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.82. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.405-1.485 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.47 billion.

What price target have analysts set for NUAN?

6 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Nuance Communications' stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $31.00. On average, they expect Nuance Communications' stock price to reach $24.80 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.7%. View analysts' price targets for Nuance Communications.

Has Nuance Communications been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about NUAN stock have been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Nuance Communications earned a daily sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the software maker a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news about Nuance Communications.

Are investors shorting Nuance Communications?

Nuance Communications saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 12,760,000 shares, an increase of 9.9% from the June 15th total of 11,610,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,640,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.5 days. Currently, 4.6% of the company's stock are sold short. View Nuance Communications' Current Options Chain.

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), Intel (INTC), AT&T (T), QUALCOMM (QCOM), salesforce.com (CRM), Verizon Communications (VZ), General Electric (GE), Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are Nuance Communications' key executives?

Nuance Communications' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Mark D. Benjamin, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Daniel D. Tempesta, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49)
  • Mr. Robert Weideman, Exec. VP & GM of Enterprise Division (Age 60)
  • Mr. Arthur G. Giterman, Sr. VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Corp. Controller (Age 39)
  • Mr. Joe Petro, Exec. VP & CTO (Age 52)

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.19%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.10%), Arden Trust Co (0.01%) and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Nuance Communications stock include Alvaro Monserrat, Arthur G Giterman, Daniel David Tempesta, Mark D Benjamin, Mark R Laret, Nuance Communications, Inc, Robert Dahdah, Robert Weideman, Stefan Ortmanns, Thomas L Beaudoin and Wendy Cassity. View institutional ownership trends for Nuance Communications.

Which institutional investors are buying Nuance Communications stock?

NUAN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Arden Trust Co, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. View insider buying and selling activity for Nuance Communications.

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 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 $25.50.

How big of a company is Nuance Communications?

Nuance Communications has a market capitalization of $7.17 billion and generates $1.82 billion in revenue each year. The software maker earns $213.81 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.76 on an earnings per share basis. Nuance Communications employs 8,100 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 7/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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