Perficient Company Profile (NASDAQ:PRFT)

About Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)

Perficient logoPerficient, Inc. is an information technology and management consulting firm. The Company's solutions include business intelligence and analytics, commerce, content management, custom applications, platform implementations, portals and collaboration, business integration and application program interfaces, management consulting, business process management, and customer relationship management, among others. It provides services to the healthcare (pharma and life sciences), financial services (banking and insurance), retail and consumer goods, automotive and transport products, electronics and computer hardware, telecommunications, manufacturing, business services, and leisure, and media and entertainment markets, among others.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: IT Services & Consulting
  • Sub-Industry: Internet Software & Services
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:PRFT
  • CUSIP: 71375U10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $659.88 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 35,117,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.91
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $17.68
  • 52 Week Range: $14.15 - $20.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 44.93
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.68
  • P/E Growth: 37.48
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $452.14 million
  • Price / Sales: 1.44
  • Book Value: $10.70 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.73
  • EBIDTA: $47.43 million
  • Net Margins: 3.08%
  • Return on Equity: 7.42%
  • Return on Assets: 5.82%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.19%
  • Current Ratio: 2.57%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.57%
  • Average Volume: 158,453 shs.
  • Beta: 0.91
  • Short Ratio: 3.17

Frequently Asked Questions for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)

What is Perficient's stock symbol?

Perficient trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PRFT."

How will Perficient's stock buyback program work?

Perficient declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase plan on Tuesday, April 11th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $25,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to purchase up to 3.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Perficient's earnings last quarter?

Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRFT) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.29. The company had revenue of $117 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $119.21 million. Perficient had a return on equity of 7.42% and a net margin of 3.08%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 5.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.28 EPS. View Perficient's Earnings History.

When will Perficient make its next earnings announcement?

Perficient is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Perficient.

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

Perficient issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.19-$1.29 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.22. The company issued revenue guidance of $490-$510 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $496.43 million.Perficient also updated its Q3 guidance to $0.32-$0.34 EPS.

Where is Perficient's stock going? Where will Perficient's stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Perficient's shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $21.00. On average, they expect Perficient's stock price to reach $20.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Perficient.

Who are some of Perficient's key competitors?

Who are Perficient's key executives?

Perficient's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Jeffrey S. Davis, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Paul E. Martin, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary
  • Kathryn J. Henely, Chief Operating Officer
  • James R. Kackley, Lead Independent Director
  • Ralph C. Derrickson, Independent Director
  • David S. Lundeen, Independent Director
  • Brian L. Matthews, Independent Director

Who owns Perficient stock?

Perficient's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (7.23%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (6.02%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.51%), Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC (3.01%), Royal Bank of Canada (2.84%) and State Street Corp (2.71%). Company insiders that own Perficient stock include James R Kackley, Jeffrey S Davis, Paul E Martin and Ralph C Derrickson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Perficient.

Who sold Perficient stock? Who is selling Perficient stock?

Perficient's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Kennedy Capital Management Inc., Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., California State Teachers Retirement System, Public Sector Pension investment Board, Principal Financial Group Inc. and Comerica Bank. Company insiders that have sold Perficient stock in the last year include Jeffrey S Davis, Paul E Martin and Ralph C Derrickson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Perficient.

Who bought Perficient stock? Who is buying Perficient stock?

Perficient's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Falcon Point Capital LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Royce & Associates LP, Alliancebernstein L.P., Mutual of America Capital Management LLC and Vanguard Group Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Perficient stock in the last two years include James R Kackley and Ralph C Derrickson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Perficient.

How do I buy Perficient stock?

Shares of Perficient can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Perficient's stock price today?

One share of Perficient stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.51.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Perficient (NASDAQ PRFT)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  157 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  89 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  246
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Perficient and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: $20.50 (10.75% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/3/2017Maxim GroupSet Price TargetBuy$20.00HighView Rating Details
4/2/2017Needham & Company LLCReiterated RatingBuy$21.00MediumView Rating Details
11/4/2016Avondale PartnersDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
6/24/2016SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy$27.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
Earnings by Quarter for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Perficient (NASDAQ PRFT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/1/2017$0.34N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017$0.29$0.29$119.21 million$117.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.20$0.24$114.23 million$111.02 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q416$0.26$0.27$115.00 million$119.59 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.35$0.26$122.18 million$120.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$0.30$0.28$124.88 million$124.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.28$0.29$122.79 million$123.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q415$0.36$0.37$129.45 million$133.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.27$0.30$118.71 million$120.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.22$0.25$108.56 million$108.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.29$0.26$113.10 million$110.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q414$0.30$0.29$114.14 million$125.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.33$0.33$112.54 million$116.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.25$0.25$100.60 million$97.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/6/2014Q413$0.29$0.30$99.16 million$97.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.29$0.32$95.35 million$87.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.25$0.28$92.80 million$94.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.22$0.22$83.01 million$84.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/7/2013Q4 2012$0.23$0.23$82.99 million$83.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.25$0.26$84.03 million$87.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.24$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.20$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/1/2012$0.21$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.22$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.20$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.16$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2011$0.17$0.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.54
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20171$0.26$0.26$0.26
Q4 20171$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q1 20181$0.26$0.26$0.26
Q2 20181$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q3 20181$0.30$0.30$0.30
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.70%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 75.08%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/9/2017Ralph C DerricksonDirectorSell7,900$17.64$139,356.00View SEC Filing  
3/15/2017Jeffrey S DavisInsiderSell56,257$17.94$1,009,250.58View SEC Filing  
3/3/2017Paul E. MartinCFOSell20,000$17.95$359,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016James R KackleyDirectorBuy1,400$18.17$25,438.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2016Ralph C DerricksonDirectorBuy1,434$17.44$25,008.96View SEC Filing  
4/10/2015Jeffrey S DavisCEOSell11,467$21.14$242,412.38View SEC Filing  
4/7/2015Jeffrey S DavisCEOSell32,680$21.03$687,260.40View SEC Filing  
1/20/2015Paul E MartinCFOSell10,000$19.62$196,200.00View SEC Filing  
1/8/2015Paul E MartinCFOSell15,000$18.70$280,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014James R KackleyDirectorBuy1,120$18.00$20,160.00View SEC Filing  
3/12/2014John HamlinDirectorBuy1,050$19.51$20,485.50View SEC Filing  
1/10/2014Paul MartinCFOSell40,000$22.54$901,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/17/2013Paul MartinCFOSell3,500$21.99$76,965.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Kathryn HenelyCOOSell38,631$22.26$859,926.06View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013James KackleyDirectorBuy1,020$19.85$20,247.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2013Jeffrey DavisCEOSell125,000$20.06$2,507,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013David S LundeenDirectorSell15,000$17.04$255,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013Jeffrey S DavisCEOSell85,000$16.86$1,433,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Kathryn J HenelyCOOSell32,383$17.00$550,511.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2013David MayDirectorBuy5,000$13.35$66,750.00View SEC Filing  
6/7/2013Paul E MartinCFOSell10,000$13.10$131,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Paul E MartinCFOSell10,000$12.40$124,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2012John S HamlinDirectorBuy1,800$11.10$19,980.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
Latest Headlines for Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT)
DateHeadline logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Perficient, Inc. (PRFT) to Hold - September 23 at 6:36 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - September 23 at 2:44 AM logoReviewing Perficient (PRFT) & TeleTech Holdings (TTEC) - September 18 at 10:30 PM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research - September 17 at 5:14 PM logoPerficient Moves Critical Health Data Compass’ Data Warehouse to Google Cloud Platform - September 14 at 9:25 AM logoPerficient Digital Receives Creative International Awards for Outstanding Solutions Serving Carhartt, the Henry Ford - September 12 at 8:50 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - September 12 at 7:02 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - September 4 at 6:58 PM logoPerficient, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PRFT-US : September 1, 2017 - September 2 at 7:41 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy" - August 30 at 11:50 PM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - August 29 at 2:34 AM logoBidaskClub Upgrades Perficient, Inc. (PRFT) to Buy - August 28 at 7:28 PM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research - August 14 at 12:26 AM logoPerficient to Participate in D.A. Davidson & Co. Ninth Annual Technology Forum - August 11 at 7:43 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Director Ralph C. Derrickson Sells 7,900 Shares - August 10 at 8:14 PM logoSunTrust Banks Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for Perficient, Inc. (PRFT) - August 9 at 12:08 PM logoReviewing Perficient (NASDAQ:PRFT) and MedAssets (MDAS) - August 9 at 7:46 AM logoPerficient, Inc. :PRFT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 8, 2017 - August 9 at 6:35 AM logoPerficient, Inc. :PRFT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 8, 2017 - August 9 at 6:35 AM logoEdited Transcript of PRFT earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT - August 8 at 6:19 AM logoEdited Transcript of PRFT earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT - August 8 at 6:19 AM logoPerficient, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : PRFT-US : August 4, 2017 - August 5 at 6:21 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRFT) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 4 at 7:44 AM logoPerficient Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - August 4 at 7:09 AM logoPerficient posts 2Q profit - August 4 at 7:09 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Releases Earnings Results, Meets Expectations - August 3 at 4:50 PM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Releases Q3 Earnings Guidance - August 3 at 9:04 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRFT) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance - August 3 at 9:04 AM logoPerficient Digital to Address Value of Personalization in Healthcare During July Webinar with Kaiser Permanente - July 19 at 5:06 AM logoPerficient Wins Top Honors in Messaging, Office 365, Performance at Microsoft Inspire 2017 - July 12 at 7:06 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - July 10 at 9:50 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (NASDAQ:PRFT) Rating Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub - July 8 at 4:46 PM logoPerficient to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Results, Host Conference Call on August 3 - July 6 at 8:06 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research - July 1 at 12:36 PM logoResearch Analysts Offer Predictions for Perficient, Inc.'s Q3 2017 Earnings (PRFT) - June 30 at 8:06 AM logoSunTrust Banks Comments on Perficient, Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (PRFT) - June 29 at 8:38 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Given a $20.00 Price Target at Maxim Group - June 26 at 12:26 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - June 24 at 10:40 AM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Perficient, Inc. (PRFT) to Buy - June 24 at 7:06 AM logoPerficient Acquires Clarity Consulting - June 23 at 9:13 AM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Perficient, Inc. (PRFT) to Hold - June 17 at 11:08 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research - June 17 at 7:16 AM logoPerficient Repatriating Offshore Capital - June 17 at 5:58 AM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance - June 16 at 9:04 PM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance - June 16 at 9:04 PM logoPerficient to Present on Financial Consolidation and Close in the Cloud, Business Intelligence at Kscope17 - June 16 at 9:06 AM logoPerficient Named Microsoft’s 2017 ‘Messaging Partner of the Year’ - June 1 at 8:16 PM logoPerficient Digital Receives Hermes Creative Awards for Outstanding Solutions Serving Mohawk Flooring, Carhartt, The Henry Ford - May 30 at 7:00 PM logoETFs with exposure to Perficient, Inc. : May 30, 2017 - May 30 at 7:00 PM logoPerficient, Inc. (PRFT) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages - May 30 at 10:52 AM



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