ScanSource Company Profile (NASDAQ:SCSC)

About ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)

ScanSource logoScanSource, Inc. is a provider of technology products and solutions. The Company and its subsidiaries provide solutions for technology manufacturers and sell to resellers in technology markets, such as point-of-sale (POS) and Barcode, Networking and Security, Communications and Emerging Technologies. It operates through two segments: Worldwide Barcode & Security and Worldwide Communications & Services. The Barcode & Security distribution segment focuses on automatic identification and data capture (AIDC), POS, electronic physical security and three dimensional (3D) printing technologies. The Communications & Services distribution segment focuses on communications technologies and services. As of June 30, 2016, the Company marketed over 100,000 products from approximately 400 hardware and software vendors to approximately 35,000 reseller customers from distribution centers in Mississippi, Virginia, Florida, Mexico, Colombia, Brazil, Belgium, France, Germany and the United Kingdom.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Computer Hardware - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Technology Distributors
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SCSC
  • CUSIP: 80603710
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $936.62 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,314,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $39.43
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $39.60
  • 52 Week Range: $29.05 - $44.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.02
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 12.09
  • P/E Growth: 1.59
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.53 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.27
  • Book Value: $31.95 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.16
  • EBIDTA: $109.04 million
  • Net Margins: 1.79%
  • Return on Equity: 8.41%
  • Return on Assets: 4.04%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.14%
  • Current Ratio: 2.05%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.17%
  • Average Volume: 71,286 shs.
  • Beta: 1.16
  • Short Ratio: 2.36

Frequently Asked Questions for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)

What is ScanSource's stock symbol?

ScanSource trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SCSC."

How were ScanSource's earnings last quarter?

ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCSC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 29th. The company reported $0.51 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.71 by $0.20. The company earned $877.47 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $911.11 million. ScanSource had a net margin of 1.79% and a return on equity of 8.41%. The business's revenue was up 3.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.66 earnings per share. View ScanSource's Earnings History.

When will ScanSource make its next earnings announcement?

ScanSource is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 29th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for ScanSource.

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

2 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for ScanSource's stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $48.50. On average, they expect ScanSource's stock price to reach $45.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for ScanSource.

Who are some of ScanSource's key competitors?

Who are ScanSource's key executives?

ScanSource's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Steven R. Fischer, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Michael L. Baur, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Gerald Lyons, Interim Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Principal Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller
  • Peter Crane Browning, Independent Director
  • Michael J. Grainger, Independent Director
  • John P. Reilly, Independent Director
  • Charles R. Whitchurch, Independent Director

Who owns ScanSource stock?

ScanSource's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.15%), FMR LLC (11.30%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.19%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.47%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (5.04%) and LSV Asset Management (3.36%). Company insiders that own ScanSource stock include Charles R Whitchurch, John J Ellsworth, John Patrick Reilly, Michael J Grainger, Michael L Baur and Steven R Fischer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ScanSource.

Who sold ScanSource stock? Who is selling ScanSource stock?

ScanSource's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc., FMR LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. and AHL Partners LLP. Company insiders that have sold ScanSource stock in the last year include John J Ellsworth, Michael J Grainger, Michael L Baur and Steven R Fischer. View Insider Buying and Selling for ScanSource.

Who bought ScanSource stock? Who is buying ScanSource stock?

ScanSource's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including LSV Asset Management, Northern Trust Corp, Nationwide Fund Advisors, Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Seizert Capital Partners LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for ScanSource.

How do I buy ScanSource stock?

Shares of ScanSource 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 ScanSource's stock price today?

One share of ScanSource stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.00.

MarketBeat Community Rating for ScanSource (NASDAQ SCSC)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  74 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  92 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  166
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ScanSource 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 ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $45.25 (22.30% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/20/2017FinTrust AdvisorsDowngradeBuy -> Hold$42.20 -> $48.50N/AView Rating Details
8/30/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Lower Price TargetOutperform$44.00 -> $42.00N/AView Rating Details
12/23/2015Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
Earnings by Quarter for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
Earnings History by Quarter for ScanSource (NASDAQ SCSC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/28/2017$0.68N/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2017Q3 2017$0.66$0.65$833.10 million$813.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2017Q217$0.72$0.75$962.57 million$904.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q117$0.66$0.68$892.46 million$932.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/29/2016Q416$0.71$0.51$911.11 million$877.47 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q316$0.65$0.64$871.06 million$798.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q116$0.56$0.68$854.38 million$870.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/20/2015Q415$0.58$0.66$822.08 million$856.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q315$0.56$0.52$808.07 million$736.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q215$0.66$0.68$795.08 million$807.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q115$0.61$0.75$753.00 million$791.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/21/2014Q414$0.59$0.94$740.03 million$758.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q314$0.54$0.59$710.27 million$683.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2014Q214$0.65$0.64$755.99 million$740.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q114$0.58$0.69$730.10 million$731.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/22/2013Q4 2013$0.61$0.71$724.15 million$712.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q3 2013$0.49$0.50$677.64 million$683.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/24/2013Q2 2013$0.62$0.59$743.66 million$747.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.61$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/16/2012$0.62$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.54$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/26/2012$0.69$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.64$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/18/2011$0.65$0.71ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.58$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/27/2011$0.59$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.78
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.20
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.67$0.67$0.67
Q2 20171$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q3 20171$0.69$0.69$0.69
Q4 20171$0.70$0.70$0.70
Q1 20181$0.85$0.85$0.85
Q2 20181$0.84$0.84$0.84
Q3 20181$0.68$0.68$0.68
Q4 20181$0.83$0.83$0.83
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 3.03%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.67%
Insider Trades by Quarter for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/9/2017Steven R FischerDirectorSell5,000$40.19$200,950.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Michael L BaurCEOSell67,000$39.07$2,617,690.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2017Steven R FischerDirectorSell5,000$40.13$200,650.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2017Michael L BaurCEOSell50,000$40.21$2,010,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2017Michael J GraingerDirectorSell2,900$43.15$125,135.00View SEC Filing  
12/19/2016Michael J GraingerDirectorSell800$40.54$32,432.00View SEC Filing  
12/13/2016John J EllsworthEVPSell10,000$40.07$400,700.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2016Michael L BaurCEOSell100,000$37.02$3,702,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2016John Patrick ReillyDirectorSell10,000$38.84$388,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/1/2016Charles R WhitchurchDirectorSell5,000$38.11$190,550.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Steven R FischerDirectorSell10,000$38.79$387,900.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016John J EllsworthEVPSell2,867$39.50$113,246.50View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016Michael L BaurCEOSell53,506$37.05$1,982,397.30View SEC Filing  
2/23/2016Michael L BaurCEOSell17,978$37.00$665,186.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2016Michael L BaurCEOSell13,706$37.17$509,452.02View SEC Filing  
12/31/2015Michael L. BaurCEOSell59,112$33.31$1,969,020.72View SEC Filing  
6/2/2015Michael L BaurCEOSell22,000$39.07$859,540.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2015Michael L BaurCEOSell23,664$40.85$966,674.40View SEC Filing  
3/24/2015Gerald LyonsSVPSell1,000$41.01$41,010.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015Michael J GraingerDirectorBuy2,200$34.81$76,582.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014John J EllsworthEVPSell8,709$41.47$361,162.23View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Michael L BaurCEOSell10,000$42.00$420,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2014John J EllsworthEVPSell2,000$39.90$79,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/23/2014Michael L BaurCEOSell10,000$35.00$350,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2014John EllsworthVPSell1,500$39.01$58,515.00View SEC Filing  
1/15/2014Michael BaurCEOSell20,000$42.21$844,200.00View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013John J EllsworthVPSell7,750$42.46$329,065.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2013Michael L BaurCEOSell20,000$41.23$824,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/14/2013Michael J GraingerDirectorSell13,800$40.00$552,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Michael L BaurCEOSell26,515$40.02$1,061,130.30View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Andrea D MeadeEVPSell10,000$40.00$400,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2013Michael L BaurCEOSell13,485$40.00$539,400.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2013John J EllsworthVPSell1,000$38.75$38,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/16/2013Michael L BaurCEOSell20,000$34.89$697,800.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2013John J EllsworthVPSell1,000$33.00$33,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Andrea D MeadeEVPSell4,400$36.00$158,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Michael L BaurCEOSell25,512$35.67$910,013.04View SEC Filing  
6/21/2013John J EllsworthVPSell2,400$34.00$81,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2013Steven R FischerDirectorSell3,000$32.50$97,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Steven R FischerDirectorSell3,000$31.45$94,350.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Andrea D MeadeEVPSell23,198$31.03$719,833.94View SEC Filing  
5/9/2013Andrea D MeadeEVPSell5,088$31.00$157,728.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2013John J EllsworthVPSell1,000$31.00$31,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/7/2013John Patrick ReillyDirectorSell9,400$30.09$282,846.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2012Michael L BaurCEOSell30,000$29.44$883,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/12/2012Michael L BaurCEOSell30,000$31.82$954,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
Latest Headlines for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
DateHeadline logoAnalyzing ScanSource (SCSC) & HP (HPQ) - August 19 at 10:22 PM logoScanSource, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:SCSC) : August 17, 2017 - August 17 at 2:34 AM logoBrokers Set Expectations for ScanSource, Inc.'s Q2 2018 Earnings (SCSC) - August 14 at 7:38 AM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Will Announce Earnings of $0.68 Per Share - August 12 at 12:26 AM logoScanSource to Announce Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results on August 29, 2017 - August 11 at 8:22 AM logoScanSource, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SCSC-US : August 4, 2017 - August 5 at 6:53 AM logoScanSource Completes Acquisition of POS Portal - August 1 at 6:16 AM logoScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCSC) Downgraded by BidaskClub to Sell - July 29 at 12:54 PM logo$891.35 Million in Sales Expected for ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) This Quarter - July 26 at 11:35 AM logo$0.68 EPS Expected for ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) This Quarter - July 24 at 8:22 PM logoScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC) and Synaptics (SYNA) Financial Comparison - July 22 at 6:05 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCSC) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - July 12 at 12:44 PM logoScanSource, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SCSC-US : July 7, 2017 - July 7 at 10:19 AM logoZacks: Analysts Anticipate ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Will Post Quarterly Sales of $891.35 Million - June 30 at 1:47 PM logoScanSource Announces Agreement to Acquire Payments Industry Leader, POS Portal - June 30 at 6:33 AM logo$0.68 Earnings Per Share Expected for ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) This Quarter - June 28 at 4:14 PM logoScanSource, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:SCSC) : June 20, 2017 - June 21 at 5:01 AM logoScanSource, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SCSC-US : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 9:48 AM logoInsider Selling: ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Director Sells 5,000 Shares of Stock - June 9 at 8:21 PM logoFinancial Survey: ScanSource (SCSC) & USA Technologies (USAT) - June 6 at 4:53 PM logoAutodesk (ADSK) versus ScanSource (SCSC) Head-To-Head Contrast - June 3 at 10:46 PM logoScanSource, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SCSC-US : June 2, 2017 - June 3 at 12:04 AM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Director Steven R. Fischer Sells 5,000 Shares - June 2 at 10:33 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) CEO Sells $2,617,690.00 in Stock - June 2 at 10:32 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.68 Per Share - June 2 at 12:28 PM logoZacks: ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Given $42.67 Consensus Target Price by Analysts - May 26 at 12:59 PM logoScanSource Named Distributor of the Year by Honeywell in Central and South America Region - May 24 at 8:14 PM logoScanSource POS and Barcode Named NCR Distributor of the Year - May 23 at 7:07 PM logoETFs with exposure to ScanSource, Inc. : May 22, 2017 - May 22 at 6:48 PM logoScanSource, Inc. :SCSC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : May 19, 2017 - May 19 at 12:41 PM logoScanSource Leaders Recognized as 2017 CRN Women of the Channel - May 16 at 7:39 PM logoScanSource, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SCSC-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 9:27 AM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) to Sell - May 13 at 7:24 AM logoNorthcoast Research Weighs in on ScanSource, Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (SCSC) - May 12 at 12:32 PM logoQ4 2017 Earnings Forecast for ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Issued By Northcoast Research - May 11 at 12:26 PM logoEARNINGS SUMMARY: Details of ScanSource Inc. Q3 Earnings Report - May 10 at 7:56 PM logoEdited Transcript of SCSC earnings conference call or presentation 9-May-17 9:00pm GMT - May 10 at 7:56 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Announces Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.01 EPS - May 10 at 6:20 PM logoScanSource Reports Third Quarter Results - May 9 at 7:16 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Issues Q4 Earnings Guidance - May 9 at 6:24 PM logoScanSource misses Street 3Q forecasts - May 9 at 6:01 PM logo Analysts Expect ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Will Post Earnings of $0.66 Per Share - May 9 at 8:10 AM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research - May 6 at 7:22 AM logoNorthcoast Research Brokers Increase Earnings Estimates for ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) - May 5 at 10:56 AM logo Analysts Set $44.00 Price Target for ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) - May 5 at 10:15 AM logoShort Interest in ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Declines By 4.4% - May 5 at 7:38 AM logoScanSource (SCSC) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Shows - May 3 at 2:56 PM logoSomewhat Positive Press Coverage Unlikely to Impact ScanSource (SCSC) Share Price - April 30 at 3:26 PM logoScanSource, Inc. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:SCSC) : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 8:58 PM logoScanSource, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SCSC-US : April 27, 2017 - April 27 at 8:09 PM



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