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: $713.87 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 19,216,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $34.81
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $31.91
  • 52 Week Range: $21.80 - $37.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 84.43
  • P/E Growth: 11.39
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $290.14 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.46
  • Book Value: $5.71 per share
  • Price / Book: 6.51
  • Annual Dividend: $0.29
  • Dividend Yield: 0.8%
  • EBITDA: $10.69 million
  • Net Margins: -5.98%
  • Return on Equity: -0.47%
  • Return on Assets: -0.20%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.12%
  • Current Ratio: 1.59%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.59%
  • Average Volume: 33,469 shs.
  • Beta: 1
  • Short Ratio: 3.44

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 14th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 26th will be given a dividend of $0.072 per share on Tuesday, October 3rd. This represents a $0.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 25th. View QAD's Dividend History.

How were QAD's earnings last quarter?

QAD Inc. (NASDAQ:QADA) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 25th. The company reported ($0.05) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.12) by $0.07. The company earned $76 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $72.16 million. QAD had a negative return on equity of 0.47% and a negative net margin of 5.98%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 8.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.15 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 Tuesday, November, 21st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for QAD.

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

5 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for QAD's stock. Their forecasts range from $33.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect QAD's stock price to reach $35.67 in the next twelve months. 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

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 $37.15.

MarketBeat Community Rating for QAD (NASDAQ QADA)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  122 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  83 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  205
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: $35.67 (3.99% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Price Target History for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Analysts' Ratings History for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/20/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy -> Buy$33.00 -> $38.00MediumView Rating Details
8/28/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy$35.00 -> $36.00LowView Rating Details
6/28/2017William BlairReiterated RatingOutperformLowView Rating Details
4/19/2017SidotiInitiated CoverageNeutral -> NeutralMediumView 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 10/23/2015 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
11/21/2017($0.04)N/AView Earnings Details
8/25/20177/31/2017($0.12)($0.05)$72.16 million$76.00 millionViewN/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: $0.32 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.44 EPS


Current Dividend Information for QAD (NASDAQ:QADA)
Most Recent Dividend:10/3/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.29
Dividend Yield:0.78%
Payout Ratio:-30.85% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
90.63% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
65.91% (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: 43.67%
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)


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QAD (QADA) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/23/2017 by Staff

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