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
  • Sub-Industry: Technology Distributors
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SCSC
  • CUSIP: 80603710
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $1.10623 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 25,432,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $41.79
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $39.65
  • 52 Week Range: $29.05 - $45.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.16
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 13.39
  • P/E Growth: 1.73
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.57 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.31
  • Book Value: $32.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.33
  • EBITDA: $118.92 million
  • Net Margins: 1.94%
  • Return on Equity: 8.76%
  • Return on Assets: 4.15%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.12%
  • Current Ratio: 1.95%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.14%
  • Average Volume: 67,049 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) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 29th. The company reported $0.68 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $0.68. The company earned $917.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $894.17 million. ScanSource had a net margin of 1.94% and a return on equity of 8.76%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.51 EPS. View ScanSource's Earnings History.

When will ScanSource make its next earnings announcement?

ScanSource is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 6th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for ScanSource.

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

ScanSource updated its first quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 29th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.74-0.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.85. The company issued revenue guidance of $940 million - $1.0 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $972.30 million.

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

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for ScanSource's stock. Their forecasts range from $48.50 to $48.50. On average, they anticipate ScanSource's share price to reach $48.50 in the next year. 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, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Elizabeth O. Temple, Director
  • 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (0.66%) and Shell Asset Management Co. (0.23%). 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 Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold ScanSource stock in the last year include John J Ellsworth, John Patrick Reilly, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shell Asset Management Co.. 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 $43.80.

MarketBeat Community Rating for ScanSource (NASDAQ SCSC)
Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  90 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  112 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  202
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: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $48.50 (10.73% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
Price Target History for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
Analysts' Ratings History for ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/2/2017Northcoast ResearchDowngradeBuy -> NeutralHighView Rating Details
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
(Data available from 10/21/2015 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
11/6/2017$0.81N/AView Earnings Details
8/29/2017Q4 2017$0.68$0.68$894.17 million$917.30 millionViewN/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: $3.12
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$0.79$0.79$0.79
Q2 20181$0.82$0.82$0.82
Q3 20181$0.70$0.70$0.70
Q4 20181$0.81$0.81$0.81
(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: 93.98%
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
10/9/2017Michael L BaurCEOSell5,435$43.80$238,053.00View SEC Filing  
10/6/2017Michael L BaurCEOSell44,565$44.16$1,967,990.40View SEC Filing  
10/5/2017Michael L BaurCEOSell17,621$44.32$780,962.72View SEC Filing  
10/4/2017Michael L BaurCEOSell13,700$43.94$601,978.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2017John Patrick ReillyDirectorSell53$40.50$2,146.50View SEC Filing  
9/19/2017John Patrick ReillyDirectorSell4,023$41.00$164,943.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2017John Patrick ReillyDirectorSell5,000$40.70$203,500.00View SEC Filing  
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 logoScanSource to Announce First Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Results on November 6, 2017 - October 19 at 8:37 AM logoCritical Comparison: Logitech International (LOGI) vs. ScanSource (SCSC) - October 13 at 12:15 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) CEO Michael L. Baur Sells 5,435 Shares - October 10 at 7:38 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) CEO Sells $780,962.72 in Stock - October 6 at 7:26 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) CEO Sells $601,978.00 in Stock - October 6 at 7:26 PM logoMichael L. Baur Sells 44,565 Shares of ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Stock - October 6 at 7:24 PM logo$0.78 Earnings Per Share Expected for ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) This Quarter - October 6 at 4:36 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - October 2 at 10:48 AM logoNorthcoast Research Downgrades ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) to Neutral - October 2 at 9:28 AM logoSCSC Crosses Above Average Analyst Target - September 27 at 5:55 PM logoJohn Patrick Reilly Sells 4,023 Shares of ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Stock - September 20 at 8:24 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Director John Patrick Reilly Sells 5,000 Shares - September 20 at 8:24 PM logoReviewing Apple (AAPL) & ScanSource (SCSC) - September 19 at 8:52 AM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $970.70 Million - September 19 at 1:16 AM logoElizabeth O. ("Betty") Temple (Photo: Business Wire) - September 14 at 9:51 AM logoScanSource, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SCSC-US : September 14, 2017 - September 14 at 9:51 AM logoScanSource Expands Video Collaboration Offerings with Lifesize Solutions - September 8 at 8:03 AM logoQ1 2018 Earnings Forecast for ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Issued By Northcoast Research - September 4 at 3:46 AM logoHead to Head Review: Silicon Graphics International Corp (SGI) vs. ScanSource (SCSC) - September 3 at 12:16 AM logoScanSource, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SCSC-US : September 1, 2017 - September 2 at 8:28 AM logoTop Ranked Value Stocks to Buy for September 1st - September 1 at 8:28 AM logoFinancial Contrast: Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) versus ScanSource (SCSC) - August 31 at 2:26 PM logoEdited Transcript of SCSC earnings conference call or presentation 29-Aug-17 9:00pm GMT - August 31 at 9:50 AM logo$0.81 Earnings Per Share Expected for ScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) This Quarter - August 30 at 10:20 AM logoScanSource Inc. Earnings Climb 32% In Q4 - August 30 at 8:59 AM logoScanSource Inc. (SCSC) Is Down After Q4 Profit Met Expectations - August 30 at 8:59 AM logoScanSource Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Results - August 30 at 8:59 AM logoScanSource meets 4Q profit forecasts - August 30 at 8:59 AM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Hits Estimates - August 29 at 5:18 PM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) Issues Q1 Earnings Guidance - August 29 at 5:18 PM logoKnowles Corporation (KN) versus ScanSource (SCSC) Critical Review - August 29 at 4:10 AM logoHead to Head Comparison: ScanSource (SCSC) & HP (HPQ) - August 25 at 2:10 PM logoWhat's in the Cards for H&R Block (HRB) in Q1 Earnings? - August 25 at 11:24 AM logoWhat's in the Cards for H&R Block (HRB) in Q1 Earnings? - August 25 at 11:24 AM logoScanSource (SCSC) Names Gerry Lyons as CFO - August 25 at 11:24 AM logoScanSource (SCSC) Names Gerry Lyons as CFO - August 25 at 11:24 AM logoScanSource Announces Appointment of Gerry Lyons as Chief Financial Officer - August 25 at 11:24 AM logoScanSource Announces Appointment of Gerry Lyons as Chief Financial Officer - August 25 at 11:24 AM logoHead-To-Head Contrast: Knowles Corporation (KN) vs. ScanSource (SCSC) - August 24 at 6:26 AM logoScanSource, Inc. (SCSC) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday - August 21 at 2:08 AM 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 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 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. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SCSC-US : July 7, 2017 - July 7 at 10:19 AM



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