NASDAQ:PLUS - ePlus Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $99.60 +1.45 (+1.48 %) (As of 07/18/2018 02:42 AM ET)Previous Close$98.15Today's Range$98.40 - $99.8052-Week Range$67.65 - $100.65Volume49,100 shsAverage Volume88,104 shsMarket Capitalization$1.35 billionP/E Ratio23.60Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.28 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email ePlus inc., an engineering-centric technology solutions provider, provides information technology (IT) products and services, flexible leasing and financing solutions, and enterprise supply management in the United States. It operates through two segments, Technology and Financing. The Technology segment sells IT products, such as hardware, software, maintenance, software assurance, and services; and offers advanced professional and managed services, including data center infrastructure, networking, security, cloud, and collaboration, as well as ePlus managed, professional, security, staff augmentation, server and desktop support, and project management services. This segment also offers proprietary software products comprising OneSource IT, an online Web based software portal for customers purchasing IT equipment, software, and services; OneSource Procurement, a Web-based software tool to facilitate procurement of various assets; OneSource Asset Management, a software platform for managing and tracking corporate assets consisting of vendor maintenance contracts; and OneSource DigitalPaper, a document management software application. The Financing segment specializes in financing arrangements, including direct financing, sales-type and operating leases, notes receivable, and consumption based financing arrangements, as well as underwriting and management of IT equipment and assets. Its financing operations comprise sales, pricing, credit, contracts, accounting, and risk and asset management. This segment primarily finances IT equipment, such as accessories and software, communication-related equipment, and medical equipment. The company serves commercial entities, state and local governments, government contractors, and educational institutions. The company was formerly known as MLC Holdings, Inc. and changed its name to ePlus inc. in 1999. ePlus inc. was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia. Receive PLUS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PLUS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Computers, peripherals, & software Sub-IndustryApplication Software SectorComputer and Technology SymbolNASDAQ:PLUS CUSIP29426810 Webwww.eplus.com Phone703-984-8400 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.03 Current Ratio1.61 Quick Ratio1.50 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio23.60 Forward P/E Ratio19.04 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.41 billion Price / Sales0.97 Cash Flow$5.4072 per share Price / Cash18.42 Book Value$26.71 per share Price / Book3.73 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.22 Net Income$55.12 million Net Margins3.91% Return on Equity15.10% Return on Assets7.45% Miscellaneous Employees1,260 Outstanding Shares13,700,000Market Cap$1,351.41 ePlus (NASDAQ:PLUS) Frequently Asked Questions What is ePlus' stock symbol? ePlus trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLUS." When did ePlus' stock split? How did ePlus' stock split work? ePlus shares split on the morning of Monday, April 3rd 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Thursday, February 2nd 2017. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, March 31st 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of ePlus stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split. How will ePlus' stock buyback program work? ePlus announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Saturday, August 19th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase 500,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued. How were ePlus' earnings last quarter? ePlus Inc. (NASDAQ:PLUS) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 24th. The software maker reported $0.96 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.99 by $0.03. The software maker earned $330.43 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $352.50 million. ePlus had a return on equity of 15.10% and a net margin of 3.91%. View ePlus' Earnings History. When is ePlus' next earnings date? ePlus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for ePlus. What price target have analysts set for PLUS? 2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for ePlus' shares. Their forecasts range from $85.00 to $85.00. On average, they expect ePlus' stock price to reach $85.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.7%. View Analyst Ratings for ePlus. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ePlus? 2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ePlus in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of ePlus' key competitors? Some companies that are related to ePlus include SYNNEX (SNX), Tech Data (TECD), Presidio (PSDO), ScanSource (SCSC), Wayside Technology Group (WSTG), Applied Visual Sciences (APVS), Speed Commerce (SPDC) and SED International (SEDN). Who are ePlus' key executives? ePlus' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Phillip G. Norton, Exec. Chairman (Age 74)Mr. Mark P. Marron, Pres & CEO (Age 56)Ms. Elaine D. Marion, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)Mr. Bruce M. Bowen, Sr. VP of Bus. Devel. & Director (Age 66)Mr. Steven J. Mencarini, Sr. VP of Bus. Operations (Age 62) Has ePlus been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about PLUS stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. ePlus earned a media sentiment score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the software maker an impact score of 45.68 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. Who are ePlus' major shareholders? ePlus' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.62%), Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management UK Ltd. (0.17%) and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB (0.02%). Company insiders that own ePlus stock include Bruce M Bowen, C Thomas Faulders III, Elaine D Marion, Eric D Hovde, John E Callies, Lawrence S Herman, Mark P Marron, Phillip G Norton and Terrence Odonnell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ePlus. Which institutional investors are selling ePlus stock? PLUS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc.. Company insiders that have sold ePlus company stock in the last year include Bruce M Bowen, C Thomas Faulders III, Elaine D Marion, Eric D Hovde, John E Callies, Lawrence S Herman, Mark P Marron and Phillip G Norton. View Insider Buying and Selling for ePlus. Which institutional investors are buying ePlus stock? PLUS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management UK Ltd. and Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB. View Insider Buying and Selling for ePlus. How do I buy shares of ePlus? Shares of PLUS 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 ePlus' stock price today? One share of PLUS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $99.60. How big of a company is ePlus? ePlus has a market capitalization of $1.35 billion and generates $1.41 billion in revenue each year. The software maker earns $55.12 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.22 on an earnings per share basis. ePlus employs 1,260 workers across the globe. How can I contact ePlus? ePlus' mailing address is 13595 DULLES TECHNOLOGY DRIVE, HERNDON VA, 20171. The software maker can be reached via phone at 703-984-8400 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for ePlus (NASDAQ PLUS)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 181 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 157 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 338MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ePlus and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PLUS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PLUS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Should I follow buy, hold and sell recommendations?