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NASDAQ:NUAN - Nuance Communications Stock Price, Forecast & News

$23.20
-0.19 (-0.81 %)
(As of 02/21/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$22.86
Now: $23.20
$23.31
50-Day Range
$18.01
MA: $20.28
$23.39
52-Week Range
$14.02
Now: $23.20
$23.58
Volume3.07 million shs
Average Volume3.56 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.56 billion
P/E Ratio27.29
Dividend Yield0.56%
Beta0.94
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.82 billion
Cash Flow$1.33 per share
Book Value$4.39 per share

Profitability

Net Income$213.81 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,100
Market Cap$6.56 billion
Next Earnings Date5/13/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Nuance Communications' stock symbol?

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

How will Nuance Communications' stock buyback program work?

Nuance Communications declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share buyback plan on Wednesday, August 8th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 10.9% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Nuance Communications' earnings last quarter?

Nuance Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 5th. The software maker reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.23 by $0.04. The software maker had revenue of $418.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $406.30 million. Nuance Communications had a return on equity of 12.71% and a net margin of 14.02%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down .4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.30 EPS. View Nuance Communications' Earnings History.

When is Nuance Communications' next earnings date?

Nuance Communications is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 13th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Nuance Communications.

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

Nuance Communications issued an update on its first quarter 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Monday, November, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $$0.22-0.26 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $$400-416 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $$393 million.

What price target have analysts set for NUAN?

4 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Nuance Communications' shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect Nuance Communications' stock price to reach $24.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Nuance Communications.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Nuance Communications?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Nuance Communications in the last year. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Nuance Communications.

Has Nuance Communications been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about NUAN stock has trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Nuance Communications earned a coverage optimism score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the software maker a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Nuance Communications.

Are investors shorting Nuance Communications?

Nuance Communications saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 11,230,000 shares, an increase of 9.7% from the January 15th total of 10,240,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,742,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.1 days. Approximately 4.0% of the company's shares 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), General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Gilead Sciences (GILD), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Walt Disney (DIS) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

Who are Nuance Communications' key executives?

Nuance Communications' management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Nuance Communications' major shareholders?

Nuance Communications' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.26%), ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC (2.17%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.66%), FIL Ltd (1.23%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (1.17%) and Baupost Group LLC MA (0.81%). 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 Weideman, Stefan Ortmanns, Thomas L Beaudoin and Wendy Cassity. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Nuance Communications.

Which major investors are selling Nuance Communications stock?

NUAN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Baupost Group LLC MA, Prudential Financial Inc., FIL Ltd, AQR Capital Management LLC, AXA, Staley Capital Advisers Inc., AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC and Boston Partners. Company insiders that have sold Nuance Communications company stock in the last year include Arthur G Giterman, Daniel David Tempesta, Mark D Benjamin, Mark R Laret, Nuance Communications, Inc, Robert Weideman, Stefan Ortmanns, Thomas L Beaudoin and Wendy Cassity. View Insider Buying and Selling for Nuance Communications.

Which major investors are buying Nuance Communications stock?

NUAN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Senvest Management LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Alliancebernstein L.P., Castleark Management LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Columbus Circle Investors and ArrowMark Colorado Holdings LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 $23.20.

How big of a company is Nuance Communications?

Nuance Communications has a market capitalization of $6.56 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.View Additional Information About Nuance Communications.

What is Nuance Communications' official website?

The official website for Nuance Communications is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Nuance Communications (NASDAQ NUAN)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  755 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  551 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,306
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Nuance Communications and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NUAN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NUAN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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