NASDAQ:SCSC - ScanSource Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$37.52 +0.71 (+1.93 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 08:38 AM ET)
Previous Close$36.81
Today's Range$36.90 - $38.13
52-Week Range$31.40 - $44.30
Volume86,172 shs
Average Volume154,363 shs
Market Capitalization$942.62 million
P/E Ratio12.06
Dividend YieldN/A
ScanSource, Inc. distributes technology products and solutions in North America, Latin America, and Europe. It operates in two segments, Worldwide Barcode, Networking & Security (WW Barcode, Networking & Security); and Worldwide Communications & Services (WW Communications & Services). The WW Barcode, Networking & Security segment offers a portfolio of solutions primarily for enterprise mobile computing, data capture, barcode printing, point of sale (POS), payments, networking, electronic physical security, cyber security, and other technologies. This segment offers data capture and POS solutions to automate the collection, processing, and communication of information for commercial and industrial applications, including retail sales, distribution, shipping, inventory control, materials handling, warehouse management, and health care applications. It also provides electronic physical security products, such as identification, access control, video surveillance, intrusion-related, and wireless and networking infrastructure products; and video conferencing, cloud, POS portal, and other services. The WW Communications & Services segment offers a portfolio of solutions primarily for communications technologies and services comprising voice, video conferencing, wireless, data networking, cable, unified communications and collaboration, cloud, and technology services, as well as IP networks and other solutions for various vertical markets comprising education, healthcare, and government. It also provides professional, contact center, and infrastructure services; and distributes communications technologies, digital networks, and cyber security products. The company also offers pre-sale business tools and value-added services that include market and technology solution, education and training, product configuration tool, technical support, logistics, and channel financial services. ScanSource, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Computers, peripherals, & software
Sub-IndustryTechnology Distributors
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SCSC
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.32
Current Ratio1.85
Quick Ratio0.98


Trailing P/E Ratio12.06
Forward P/E Ratio10.51
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.85 billion
Price / Sales0.25
Cash Flow$4.69 per share
Price / Cash Flow8.00
Book Value$33.88 per share
Price / Book1.11


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.11
Net Income$33.15 million
Net Margins1.11%
Return on Equity9.57%
Return on Assets4.22%


Outstanding Shares25,610,000
Market Cap$942.62 million

ScanSource (NASDAQ:SCSC) Frequently Asked Questions

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, November, 6th. The industrial products company reported $0.89 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.88 by $0.01. The industrial products company had revenue of $972.90 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $976.97 million. ScanSource had a net margin of 1.11% and a return on equity of 9.57%. ScanSource's quarterly revenue was up 5.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.76 earnings per share. View ScanSource's Earnings History.

When is ScanSource's next earnings date?

ScanSource is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for ScanSource.

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

ScanSource issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.92-0.98 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.97. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.01-1.07 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.07 billion.ScanSource also updated its Q1 2019 guidance to $0.92-0.98 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for SCSC?

2 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for ScanSource's stock. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect ScanSource's stock price to reach $45.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for ScanSource.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for ScanSource?

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

Has ScanSource been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SCSC stock has trended neutral recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. ScanSource earned a coverage optimism score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the industrial products company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of ScanSource's key competitors?

Who are ScanSource's key executives?

ScanSource's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael L. Baur, Founder, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Gerald Lyons, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. James Sommese, VP of Operations (Age 47)
  • Mr. Gregory B. Dixon, Chief Technology Officer
  • Mr. Blake Zemp, Chief Information Officer

Who are ScanSource's major shareholders?

ScanSource's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (16.98%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.17%), FMR LLC (10.01%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.40%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (4.75%) and LSV Asset Management (3.17%). Company insiders that own ScanSource stock include Charles R Whitchurch, Gerald Lyons, John J Ellsworth, John Patrick Reilly, Michael J Grainger, Michael L Baur and Steven R Fischer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ScanSource.

Which major investors are selling ScanSource stock?

SCSC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Fenimore Asset Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, LSV Asset Management and Credit Suisse AG. Company insiders that have sold ScanSource company stock in the last year include Charles R Whitchurch, Gerald Lyons, Michael J Grainger and Michael L Baur. View Insider Buying and Selling for ScanSource.

Which major investors are buying ScanSource stock?

SCSC stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., CCM Investment Advisers LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Acadian Asset Management LLC, Hillsdale Investment Management Inc., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and Peregrine Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for ScanSource.

How do I buy shares of ScanSource?

Shares of SCSC 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 ScanSource's stock price today?

One share of SCSC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $37.52.

How big of a company is ScanSource?

ScanSource has a market capitalization of $942.62 million and generates $3.85 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $33.15 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.11 on an earnings per share basis. ScanSource employs 2,600 workers across the globe.

What is ScanSource's official website?

The official website for ScanSource is

How can I contact ScanSource?

ScanSource's mailing address is 6 LOGUE COURT, GREENVILLE SC, 29615. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 864-288-2432 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for ScanSource (NASDAQ SCSC)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  158 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  216 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  374
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ScanSource and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SCSC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SCSC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by Staff

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