NASDAQ:PEGA - Pegasystems Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$59.65 -0.25 (-0.42 %)
(As of 08/14/2018 04:22 AM ET)
Previous Close$59.90
Today's Range$58.40 - $60.92
52-Week Range$45.40 - $67.95
Volume721,600 shs
Average Volume462,217 shs
Market Capitalization$4.71 billion
P/E Ratio271.14
Dividend Yield0.20%
Beta1
Pegasystems logoPegasystems 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 to build and extend their own applications. 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 from prospecting to product fulfillment; and Pega customer service to anticipate customer needs, connect customers, the right people and systems, and automate or intelligently guide 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. 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 other markets through a direct sales force, as well as through 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

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

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio2.21
Quick Ratio2.23

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio271.14
Forward P/E Ratio102.84
P/E Growth12.84

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$840.58 million
Price / Sales5.58
Cash Flow$0.5587 per share
Price / Cash106.76
Book Value$8.13 per share
Price / Book7.34

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.22
Net Income$32.93 million
Net Margins-0.43%
Return on Equity0.01%
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees4,237
Outstanding Shares78,640,000
Market Cap$4.71 billion

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, June 15th. Investors of record on Monday, July 2nd will be given a dividend of $0.03 per share on Monday, July 16th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.20%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 29th. View Pegasystems' Dividend History.

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

Pegasystems's stock split before market open on Wednesday, April 2nd 2014. The 2-1 split was announced on Monday, March 10th 2014. The newly issued shares were payable 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 earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The technology company reported ($0.16) earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.19 by $0.35. The technology company earned $196.78 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $217.24 million. Pegasystems had a negative net margin of 0.43% and a positive return on equity of 0.01%. Pegasystems's quarterly revenue was up 5.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.05 earnings per share. View Pegasystems' Earnings History.

When is Pegasystems' next earnings date?

Pegasystems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Pegasystems.

What price target have analysts set for PEGA?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Pegasystems' stock. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $76.00. On average, they expect Pegasystems' stock price to reach $71.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.4% 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.

Are investors shorting Pegasystems?

Pegasystems saw a increase in short interest in July. As of July 13th, there was short interest totalling 863,177 shares, an increase of 30.3% from the June 29th total of 662,626 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 413,912 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. Approximately 2.4% of the company's stock are sold short. View Pegasystems' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Pegasystems' key competitors?

Who are Pegasystems' key executives?

Pegasystems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Alan Trefler, Founder, CEO & Chairman (Age 62)
  • Mr. Kenneth R. Stillwell Jr., SVP, Chief Admin. Officer & CFO (Age 47)
  • Mr. Michael R. Pyle, Sr. VP of Engineering (Age 63)
  • Mr. Douglas I. Kra, Sr. VP of Global Customer Success (Age 55)
  • Mr. Leon Trefler, Sr. VP of Global Customer Success - Americas region (Age 57)

Has Pegasystems been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about PEGA stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Pegasystems earned a news impact score of 0.25 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the technology company an impact score of 46.62 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Pegasystems.

Who are Pegasystems' major shareholders?

Pegasystems' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (2.10%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (1.88%), Eagle Asset Management Inc. (1.53%), Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. (1.36%), Riverbridge Partners LLC (1.29%) and FMR LLC (1.19%). 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, Steven F Kaplan and William W Wyman. 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 BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Standard Life Aberdeen plc and Fisher Asset Management LLC. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, LMR Partners LLP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, First Trust Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., American Century Companies Inc. and GAM Holding AG. 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 $59.65.

How big of a company is Pegasystems?

Pegasystems has a market capitalization of $4.71 billion and generates $840.58 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $32.93 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.22 on an earnings per share basis. Pegasystems employs 4,237 workers across the globe.

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:  258 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  337 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  595
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This page was last updated on 8/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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