NASDAQ:QADA - QAD Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$52.00 +0.85 (+1.66 %)
(As of 07/18/2018 02:40 AM ET)
Previous Close$51.15
Today's Range$51.15 - $52.05
52-Week Range$30.25 - $55.35
Volume16,500 shs
Average Volume47,208 shs
Market Capitalization$997.02 million
P/E Ratio-110.64
Dividend Yield0.56%
QAD logoQAD Inc. provides enterprise software solutions for manufacturing companies in the automotive, life sciences, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology, and industrial products industries worldwide. The company offers QAD Enterprise Applications, an integrated suite of software applications, which support the core business processes. Its QAD Enterprise Applications include software solutions, such as QAD Financials to manage and control finance and accounting processes; QAD Customer Management for manufacturers to acquire new customers; QAD Manufacturing, which supports manufacturing business processes; QAD Automation Solutions that improve manufacturers' material transaction processing; QAD Demand and Supply Chain Planning that fulfills materials planning and logistics requirements; QAD Supply Chain Execution that offers tools to support inventory and warehouse management; and QAD Transportation Management to manage and optimize outside carriers for shipments. The company's QAD Enterprise Applications also comprise suites, such as QAD Service and Support that handles service calls, manages service queues, and organizes mobile field resources; QAD Enterprise Asset Management to manage, maintain, and install capital equipment; Action Centers with Embedded Analytics; and QAD Analytics that provides data to measure performance. It also offers QAD Enterprise Quality Management that provides quality management and regulatory compliance solutions; QAD Interoperability, which integrates QAD Enterprise Applications with other non-QAD core business applications; and QAD Internationalization, which supports companies that manufacture and distribute their products worldwide. In addition, it provides customer support, product updates, maintenance, and professional services. The company markets its products through direct and indirect sales channels; and distributors and sales agents. QAD Inc. was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Santa Barbara, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.11
Current Ratio1.52
Quick Ratio1.52


Trailing P/E Ratio-110.64
Forward P/E Ratio-346.67
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$305.02 million
Price / Sales3.31
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$5.49 per share
Price / Book9.47


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.47)
Net Income$-9,060,000.00
Net Margins-1.59%
Return on Equity-4.54%
Return on Assets-1.85%


Outstanding Shares19,430,000
Market Cap$997.02

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QAD (NASDAQ:QADA) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Tuesday, June 12th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 25th will be given a dividend of $0.072 per share on Friday, July 6th. This represents a $0.29 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 22nd. View QAD's Dividend History.

How were QAD's earnings last quarter?

QAD Ltd (NASDAQ:QADA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 30th. The software maker reported $0.06 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.10 by $0.04. The software maker earned $86.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $79.73 million. QAD had a negative net margin of 1.59% and a negative return on equity of 4.54%. The company's revenue was up 20.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted ($0.14) EPS. View QAD's Earnings History.

When is QAD's next earnings date?

QAD is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for QAD.

What price target have analysts set for QADA?

2 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for QAD's stock. Their forecasts range from $50.00 to $53.00. On average, they anticipate QAD's share price to reach $51.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.0%. View Analyst Ratings for QAD.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for QAD?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for QAD in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about QAD stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about QAD stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "QAD Inc. operates as a global provider of enterprise software applications, professional services and application support for manufacturing companies. The Company's core product QAD Enterprise Applications is an integrated suite of software applications deployable in computer infrastructures, on demand and on premise deployment as well underlying databases, hardware platforms and operating systems. Solution suites offered are- QAD Standard Financials and QAD Enterprise Financials; QAD Customer Management; QAD Manufacturing suite; QAD Supply Chain; QAD Service and Support; QAD Enterprise Asset Management; QAD Transportation Management; QAD Analytics. Additionally, QAD also offer services for customer support; implementation; on demand and application management; migration and upgrade; and business consulting. Industries catered by the Company include automotive, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology, industrial products and life sciences. QAD Inc is headquartered in Santa Barbara, California. " (3/3/2018)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "After the close QAD positively preannounced solid FQ4 results that showed revenue upside, strong cloud bookings, and continued improvement in the subscription mix shift. The only blemish would be a slight operating income shortfall, but this is one of those “good problem” scenarios – higher up-front sales commissions on better cloud bookings (where revenues come in ratably) drove the miss. We’d note that with the cutover to ASC 606, where commissions better match revenue recognition, this shouldn’t be an issue going forward." (2/27/2018)

Who are some of QAD's key competitors?

Who are QAD's key executives?

QAD's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Pamela M. Lopker, Founder, Chairman and Pres (Age 63)
  • Mr. Karl F. Lopker, Chief Exec. Officer and Director (Age 66)
  • Mr. Daniel Lender, Chief Financial Officer, Exec. VP and Corp. Sec. (Age 51)
  • Ms. Kara L. Bellamy, Chief Accounting Officer, Sr. VP and Corp. Controller (Age 42)
  • Mr. Anton Chilton, Chief of Global Field Operations and Exec. VP (Age 50)

Has QAD been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about QADA stock has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. QAD earned a news impact score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the software maker an impact score of 45.47 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

How do I buy shares of QAD?

Shares of QADA 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 QAD's stock price today?

One share of QADA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $52.00.

How big of a company is QAD?

QAD has a market capitalization of $997.02 million and generates $305.02 million in revenue each year. The software maker earns $-9,060,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.47) on an earnings per share basis. QAD employs 1,870 workers across the globe.

How can I contact QAD?

QAD's mailing address is 100 INNOVATION PLACE, SANTA BARBARA CA, 93108. The software maker can be reached via phone at 805-566-6000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for QAD (NASDAQ QADA)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  177 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  142 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  319
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about QAD and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe QADA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe QADA 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 Staff

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