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

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$64.99 +1.11 (+1.74 %)
(As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$64.99
Today's Range$62.97 - $65.00
52-Week Range$43.21 - $67.95
Volume638,267 shs
Average Volume369,918 shs
Market Capitalization$5.10 billion
P/E Ratio3,194.00
Dividend Yield0.19%
Beta1.26
Pegasystems Inc. develops, markets, licenses, and supports software applications for marketing, sales automation, customer service, and operations in the United States and internationally. It provides Pega Platform, an application development product for clients. 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, the right people and systems, and automate customer interactions to evolve the customer service experience and to allow enterprises to deliver interactions across channels and enhance employee productivity. It also provides digital process automation products, such as industry-specific software applications that include real-time, omni-channel AI; end-to-end robotic automation; journey-centric rapid delivery; software that writes your software; and unified future-proof platform for businesses with robust capabilities to automate industry-specific business processes. In addition, the company offers Pega Cloud that provides production, development, and testing services to accelerate the development and deployment of Pega applications and the Pega Platform, as well as guidance and implementation, technical support, and instructor-led and online training services. Pegasystems Inc. has a strategic alliance with KPMG LLP that assists government agencies for digital transformation. It primarily markets its software and services to financial services, healthcare, manufacturing and high tech, communications and media, insurance, government, consumer services, life sciences, and others 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$0.5665 per share
Book Value$7.92 per share

Profitability

Net Income$32.93 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,237
Market Cap$5.10 billion
Next Earnings Date5/9/2019 (Estimated)
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 Tuesday, December 18th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, January 1st will be given a dividend of $0.03 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $0.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.18%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 28th. View Pegasystems' Dividend History.

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

Shares of Pegasystems split on Wednesday, April 2nd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, March 10th 2014. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell 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) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 20th. The technology company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.16 by $0.20. The technology company earned $256.36 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $252.71 million. Pegasystems had a return on equity of 0.34% and a net margin of 1.19%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up .7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period 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 Thursday, May 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Pegasystems.

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

Pegasystems issued an update on 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?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Pegasystems' stock. Their predictions range from $65.00 to $78.00. On average, they expect Pegasystems' share price to reach $71.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Pegasystems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Pegasystems?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pegasystems in the last year. There are currently 4 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 stories about PEGA stock have trended negative on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Pegasystems earned a coverage optimism score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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), salesforce.com (CRM), Netflix (NFLX), Micron Technology (MU), Cirrus Logic (CRUS), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC), Home Depot (HD), Walt Disney (DIS) and Broadcom (AVGO).

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 - Americas region (Age 58)

Who are Pegasystems' major shareholders?

Pegasystems' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include SQN Investors LP (2.69%), BlackRock Inc. (2.20%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.84%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (1.53%), Ranger Investment Management L.P. (1.38%) and Standard Life Aberdeen plc (1.30%). 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 major investors are selling Pegasystems stock?

PEGA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Hudson Bay Capital Management LP, Polar Capital LLP, Riverbridge Partners LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, GAM Holding AG and California Public Employees Retirement System. 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 major investors are buying Pegasystems stock?

PEGA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including SQN Investors LP, Lee Capital Asset Management LLC, Totem Point Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Ranger Investment Management L.P., BlackRock Inc. and Squarepoint Ops 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 $64.99.

How big of a company is Pegasystems?

Pegasystems has a market capitalization of $5.10 billion and generates $891.58 million in revenue each year. Pegasystems employs 4,237 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:  287 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  375 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  662
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This page was last updated on 2/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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