QAD Company Profile (NASDAQ:QADA)


QAD logoQAD Inc. (QAD) is a provider of vertically oriented enterprise software solutions for global manufacturing companies across the automotive, life sciences, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology and industrial products industries. QAD Enterprise Applications enables measurement and control of business processes and supports operational requirements, including financials, manufacturing, demand and supply chain planning, customer management, business intelligence and business process management. QAD delivers components of its solution for a range of mobile platforms. The Company's mobile suite includes a requisition approval solution, a mobile business intelligence solution, mobile browse capability and mobile application monitoring tools to support system administrators. Its mobile browse capability allows users to view, filter and sort data accessible through QAD Browses within QAD Enterprise Applications using mobile devices.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Enterprise Software
  • Sub-Industry: Application Software
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:QADA
  • CUSIP: 74727D30
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $490.35 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 19,029,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $31.17
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $30.04
  • 52 Week Range: $19.57 - $33.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -182.94
  • P/E Growth: 9.39
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $283.96 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.08
  • Book Value: $5.84 per share
  • Price / Book: 5.33
  • Annual Dividend: $0.29
  • Dividend Yield: 0.9%
  • EBIDTA: $10.09 million
  • Net Margins: -5.49%
  • Return on Equity: 1.22%
  • Return on Assets: 0.54%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.12%
  • Current Ratio: 1.58%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.58%
  • Average Volume: 41,630 shs.
  • Beta: 1
  • Short Ratio: 1.75

Frequently Asked Questions for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)

What is QAD's stock symbol?

QAD trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "QADA."

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

QAD declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 15th. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 27th will be given a dividend of $0.072 per share on Thursday, July 6th. This represents a $0.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 23rd. View QAD's Dividend History.

How were QAD's earnings last quarter?

QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 25th. The company reported ($0.13) EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.13). The business had revenue of $71.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $68.54 million. QAD had a positive return on equity of 1.22% and a negative net margin of 5.49%. The firm's revenue was up 9.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted ($0.07) earnings per share. View QAD's Earnings History.

When will QAD make its next earnings announcement?

QAD is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for QAD.

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

5 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for QAD's stock. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $33.00. On average, they expect QAD's stock price to reach $33.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for QAD.

Who are some of QAD's key competitors?

Who are QAD's key executives?

QAD's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Pamela M. Lopker, Chairman of the Board, President
  • Karl F. Lopker, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Daniel Lender, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Kara L. Bellamy, Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller
  • Carter Lloyds, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Peter R. van Cuylenburg, Lead Independent Director
  • Scott J. Adelson, Independent Director
  • Lee D. Roberts, Independent Director
  • Leslie J. Stretch, Independent Director

Who owns QAD stock?

QAD's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Tikvah Management LLC (5.15%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.47%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.14%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.10%), Royce & Associates LP (1.96%) and Divisar Capital Management LLC (1.53%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for QAD.

Who sold QAD stock? Who is selling QAD stock?

QAD's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Tiverton Asset Management LLC, Rutabaga Capital Management LLC MA, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for QAD.

Who bought QAD stock? Who is buying QAD stock?

QAD's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Whetstone Capital Advisors LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Bamco Inc. NY, OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Vanguard Group Inc., Divisar Capital Management LLC and Chicago Equity Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for QAD.

How do I buy QAD stock?

Shares of QAD 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 QAD's stock price today?

One share of QAD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.10.

MarketBeat Community Rating for QAD (NASDAQ QADA)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  103 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  61 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  164
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about QAD 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 QAD (NASDAQ:QADA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $33.00 (6.11% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/28/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
4/19/2017SidotiInitiated CoverageNeutral -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
3/11/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$30.00 -> $33.00N/AView Rating Details
3/10/2017Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuy -> Buy$30.00 -> $33.00HighView Rating Details
12/30/2016Benchmark Co.Reiterated RatingBuy$33.00N/AView Rating Details
3/28/2016Avondale PartnersInitiated CoverageOutperform -> Outperform$29.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/19/2015 forward)


Earnings History for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Earnings by Quarter for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Earnings History by Quarter for QAD (NASDAQ QADA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/24/2017($0.12)N/AView Earnings Details
5/25/20174/30/2017($0.13)($0.13)$68.54 million$71.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/20171/31/2017$0.17$0.16$73.00 million$73.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/22/201610/31/2016$0.08$0.15$68.88 million$69.53 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/25/2016Q2$0.04$0.15$68.15 million$69.78 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/19/2016Q117$0.02($0.07)$65.67 million$65.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/10/2016Q416$0.18$0.31$70.51 million$69.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/24/2015Q316$0.21$0.24$72.14 million$68.04 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/26/2015Q216$0.11$0.19$73.10 million$71.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2015$0.09$0.09$68.97 million$69.27 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q415$0.25$0.52$76.00 million$79.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/25/2014$0.11$0.34$74.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/26/2014Q215$0.10$0.06$69.55 million$73.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/29/2014Q114$0.07($0.01)$66.50 million$68.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/26/2013Q314$0.14$0.16$68.75 million$69.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/27/2013Q214$0.09$0.08$63.80 million$65.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/30/2013Q114($0.07)($0.08)$64.75 million$61.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2013Q412$0.20$0.13$64.90 million$65.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/20120.12$0.12$61.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.18 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.17 EPS


Current Dividend Information for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Most Recent Dividend:7/6/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.29
Dividend Yield:0.93%
Payout Ratio:-34.12% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-161.11% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
-170.59% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)

Dividend History by Quarter for QAD (NASDAQ QADA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 44.08%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 52.18%
Insider Trades by Quarter for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/9/2015Daniel LenderCFOSell14,967$25.32$378,964.44View SEC Filing  
9/8/2015Daniel LenderCFOSell5,200$25.64$133,328.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2015Daniel LenderCFOSell7,799$25.01$195,052.99View SEC Filing  
4/16/2015Daniel LenderCFOSell9,417$25.14$236,743.38View SEC Filing  
1/15/2015Karl F LopkerCEOSell1,000,000$20.00$20,000,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/13/2014Kara BellamyCAOSell2,126$22.00$46,772.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2014Kara BellamyCAOSell6,669$22.10$147,384.90View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014Kara BellamyCAOSell2,711$22.19$60,157.09View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014Thomas J O'maliaDirectorSell6,000$21.80$130,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/22/2014Thomas J O'maliaDirectorSell5,000$19.79$98,950.00View SEC Filing  
4/9/2014Scott Joseph AdelsonDirectorSell4,629$19.20$88,876.80View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014Scott Joseph AdelsonDirectorSell2,648$19.77$52,350.96View SEC Filing  
3/31/2014Daniel LenderCFOSell5,000$20.41$102,050.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2013Lee D RobertsDirectorSell2,000$16.06$32,120.00View SEC Filing  
12/2/2013Lee D RobertsDirectorSell4,000$16.67$66,680.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Latest Headlines for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
DateHeadline logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday - August 17 at 1:32 AM logoQAD, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : QADA-US : August 10, 2017 - August 11 at 7:52 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate QAD Inc. (QADA) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $71.97 Million - August 6 at 7:54 AM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.12 Per Share - August 4 at 8:18 AM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - July 29 at 6:53 PM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - July 27 at 8:52 AM logoThe Descartes Systems Group (DSGX) vs. QAD (QADA) Head-To-Head Survey - July 26 at 6:28 PM logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades QAD Inc. (QADA) to "Buy" - July 26 at 8:06 AM logoQAD to Report Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Financial Results and Host Conference Call on Thursday, August 24, 2017 - July 14 at 4:55 PM logo$71.97 Million in Sales Expected for QAD Inc. (QADA) This Quarter - July 14 at 12:03 PM logo-$0.12 EPS Expected for QAD Inc. (QADA) This Quarter - July 13 at 12:22 AM logoBidaskClub Lowers QAD Inc. (QADA) to Hold - July 8 at 4:46 PM logoQAD, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : QADA-US : July 7, 2017 - July 8 at 1:52 PM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - July 4 at 5:15 PM logoQAD's (NASDAQ:QADA) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at William Blair - July 2 at 2:34 PM logoQAD, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : QADA-US : June 21, 2017 - June 22 at 9:04 AM logo Analysts Expect QAD Inc. (QADA) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $71.97 Million - June 18 at 7:18 AM logo Brokerages Expect QAD Inc. (QADA) Will Post Earnings of -$0.12 Per Share - June 17 at 12:08 AM logoQAD (QADA) (QADB) Presents At The William Blair 2017 Growth Stock Conference - Slideshow - June 16 at 3:25 PM logoQAD, Inc. :QADA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : June 15, 2017 - June 16 at 9:12 AM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.07 - June 15 at 4:56 PM logoFocal Improves Forecast Accuracy with DynaSys Demand Planning Ready To Plan (RTP) - June 13 at 10:11 AM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - June 9 at 6:48 PM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Upgraded at ValuEngine - June 3 at 2:02 PM logoQAD to Present and Conduct One-on-One Meetings at Investor Conferences in June - June 1 at 8:47 PM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Hits Estimates - May 26 at 8:24 AM logoEdited Transcript of QADA earnings conference call or presentation 25-May-17 9:00pm GMT - May 26 at 6:16 AM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - May 15 at 4:40 PM logoQAD Welcomes Customers and Partners to QAD Explore 2017 in Detroit - May 8 at 11:52 AM logoQAD (QADA) Earns Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.02 - May 4 at 2:32 PM logoDynaSys a Sponsor of the Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference 2017 - May 2 at 9:56 AM logoQAD (QADA) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of -0.04 - May 1 at 3:26 PM logo$68.45 Million in Sales Expected for QAD Inc. (QADA) This Quarter - April 30 at 7:54 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate QAD Inc. (QADA) to Announce -$0.13 Earnings Per Share - April 29 at 1:14 AM logoQAD (QADA) Getting Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Report Shows - April 27 at 6:32 PM logoBrokerages Set QAD Inc. (QADA) Target Price at $33.00 - April 27 at 1:07 AM logoQAD (QADA) Earning Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 24 at 7:04 PM logoSidoti Initiates Coverage on QAD Inc. (QADA) - April 19 at 6:53 PM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - April 19 at 6:38 PM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact QAD (QADA) Share Price - April 16 at 11:25 AM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.07 - April 13 at 5:50 PM logoQAD (QADA) Getting Somewhat Critical Media Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 13 at 1:54 PM logoQAD, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : QADA-US : April 12, 2017 - April 12 at 1:40 PM logoOleo International and Savery Hydraulics Choose QAD Cloud ERP - April 11 at 10:15 AM logoQAD, Inc. :QADA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : April 11, 2017 - April 11 at 10:15 AM logo Brokerages Expect QAD Inc. (QADA) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $68.45 Million - April 9 at 8:14 AM logoQAD Inc (QADA) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on January 31, 2017 - April 8 at 12:01 PM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate QAD Inc. (QADA) to Post -$0.13 EPS - April 7 at 6:33 PM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Short Interest Update - April 6 at 2:31 PM logoQAD Inc. (QADA) Receives “Buy” Rating from Canaccord Genuity - March 11 at 8:52 PM



QAD (QADA) Chart for Saturday, August, 19, 2017

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