NASDAQ:PEGA - Pegasystems Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$71.86 +1.62 (+2.31 %)
(As of 04/22/2019 12:51 PM ET)
Previous Close$70.23
Today's Range$70.11 - $71.91
52-Week Range$43.21 - $71.36
Volume140,482 shs
Average Volume296,244 shs
Market Capitalization$5.64 billion
P/E Ratio3,511.50
Dividend Yield0.17%
Beta1.38
Pegasystems Inc. develops, markets, licenses, and supports enterprise software applications in the United States, India, and internationally. It provides Pega Platform, an application development product for clients; and Pega Infinity, a software platform that unifies customer engagement and digital process automation. The company offers customer engagement applications, including Pega Marketing that enable enterprises to enhance customer acquisition and experiences across inbound, outbound, and paid media channels; Pega Sales Automation to automate and manage the sales process; and Pega Customer Service to anticipate customer needs, connect customers to people and systems, and automate customer interactions to evolve the customer service experience, as well as to allow enterprises to deliver interactions across channels and enhance employee productivity. It also provides digital process automation products for businesses with capabilities to automate industry-specific business processes. In addition, the company offers Pega Cloud that allows clients to develop, test, and deploy applications and the Pega Platform using an Internet-based infrastructure; and guidance and implementation, technical support, and instructor-led and online training services. It primarily markets its software and services to financial services, healthcare, manufacturing and high tech, communications and media, insurance, government, consumer services, and life sciences markets through a direct sales force, as well as partnerships with technology providers and application developers. Pegasystems Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Data processing & preparation
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:PEGA
CUSIP70557310
Phone617-374-9600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$891.58 million
Cash Flow$0.5696 per share
Book Value$7.90 per share

Profitability

Net Income$10.61 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,650
Market Cap$5.64 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pegasystems' stock symbol?

Pegasystems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PEGA."

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

Pegasystems declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 18th. Investors of record on Monday, April 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.03 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 29th. View Pegasystems' Dividend History.

When did Pegasystems' stock split? How did Pegasystems' stock split work?

Pegasystems shares split on Wednesday, April 2nd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, March 10th 2014. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes on Tuesday, April 1st 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Pegasystems stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Pegasystems' earnings last quarter?

Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 20th. The technology company reported $0.36 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.16 by $0.20. The technology company earned $256.36 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $252.71 million. Pegasystems had a return on equity of 0.34% and a net margin of 1.19%. Pegasystems's revenue was up .7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.45 earnings per share. View Pegasystems' Earnings History.

When is Pegasystems' next earnings date?

Pegasystems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Pegasystems.

What guidance has Pegasystems issued on next quarter's earnings?

Pegasystems updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 20th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.62. The company issued revenue guidance of $965 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $941.86 million.Pegasystems also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $0.50-0.50 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for PEGA?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Pegasystems' stock. Their predictions range from $66.86 to $72.00. On average, they expect Pegasystems' stock price to reach $69.43 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Pegasystems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Pegasystems?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pegasystems in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Pegasystems.

Has Pegasystems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about PEGA stock has trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Pegasystems earned a media sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the technology company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Are investors shorting Pegasystems?

Pegasystems saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,223,774 shares, a drop of 37.4% from the February 28th total of 1,954,430 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 411,214 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.0 days. Currently, 3.5% of the company's stock are short sold. View Pegasystems' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Pegasystems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Pegasystems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Pegasystems investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), XPO Logistics (XPO), Netflix (NFLX), Eclipse Resources (ECR), salesforce.com (CRM), Walt Disney (DIS), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Home Depot (HD).

Who are Pegasystems' key executives?

Pegasystems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Alan Trefler, Founder, CEO & Chairman (Age 63)
  • Mr. Kenneth R. Stillwell Jr., SVP, Chief Admin. Officer & CFO (Age 48)
  • Mr. Michael R. Pyle, Sr. VP of Engineering & Product Devel. (Age 64)
  • Mr. Douglas I. Kra, Sr. VP of Global Customer Success (Age 56)
  • Mr. Leon Trefler, Sr. VP of Global Customer Success (Age 58)

Who are Pegasystems' major shareholders?

Pegasystems' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Riverbridge Partners LLC (0.99%), Scout Investments Inc. (0.12%), Roubaix Capital LLC (0.09%), We Are One Seven LLC (0.01%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%) and Wedbush Securities Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Pegasystems stock include Douglas I Kra, Efstathios A Kouninis, Kenneth Stillwell, Larry Weber, Leon Trefler, Michael R Pyle, Richard H Jones, Sharon T Rowlands and Steven F Kaplan. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Pegasystems.

Which institutional investors are selling Pegasystems stock?

PEGA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Riverbridge Partners LLC, Scout Investments Inc. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold Pegasystems company stock in the last year include Douglas I Kra, Efstathios A Kouninis, Kenneth Stillwell, Larry Weber, Leon Trefler, Michael R Pyle, Richard H Jones and Steven F Kaplan. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pegasystems.

Which institutional investors are buying Pegasystems stock?

PEGA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Roubaix Capital LLC, Wedbush Securities Inc., Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. and We Are One Seven LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pegasystems.

How do I buy shares of Pegasystems?

Shares of PEGA 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Pegasystems' stock price today?

One share of PEGA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $71.8550.

How big of a company is Pegasystems?

Pegasystems has a market capitalization of $5.64 billion and generates $891.58 million in revenue each year. Pegasystems employs 4,650 workers across the globe.

What is Pegasystems' official website?

The official website for Pegasystems is http://www.pega.com.

How can I contact Pegasystems?

Pegasystems' mailing address is ONE ROGERS STREET, CAMBRIDGE MA, 02142. The technology company can be reached via phone at 617-374-9600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Pegasystems (NASDAQ PEGA)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  300 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  385 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  685
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This page was last updated on 4/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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