Simulations Plus Company Profile (NASDAQ:SLP)

About Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)

Simulations Plus logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (Simulations Plus) develops and produces software for use in pharmaceutical research and for education, and provides consulting and contract research services to the pharmaceutical industry. The Company offers five software products for pharmaceutical research. ADMET (Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism, Excretion and Toxicity) Predictor is a computer program that takes molecular structures as inputs and predicts over 140 different properties for them at the rate of about 200,000 compounds per hour. MedChem Designer includes a small set of ADMET Predictor property predictions, allowing the chemist to modify molecular structures. MedChem Studio is a tool for medicinal and computational chemists for both data mining and for designing new drug-like molecules. DDDPlus simulates in-vitro laboratory experiments used to measure the rate of dissolution of the drug. GastroPlus simulates the absorption, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics of drugs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Medical Software & Technology Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:SLP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.simulations-plus.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $259.54 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 17,245,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $14.56
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $12.70
  • 52 Week Range: $8.10 - $16.15
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 47.94
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 37.63
  • P/E Growth: 2.34
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $21.83 million
  • Price / Sales: 11.89
  • Book Value: $1.46 per share
  • Price / Book: 10.31
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.20
  • Dividend Yield: 1.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $9.15 million
  • Net Margins: 24.86%
  • Return on Equity: 23.21%
  • Return on Assets: 19.23%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 11.85%
  • Quick Ratio: 11.85%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 88,589 shs.
  • Beta: -0.71
  • Short Ratio: 3.83
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)

What is Simulations Plus' stock symbol?

Simulations Plus trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SLP."

How often does Simulations Plus pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Simulations Plus?

Simulations Plus announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 28th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, August 4th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.33%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 26th. View Simulations Plus' Dividend History.

How were Simulations Plus' earnings last quarter?

Simulations Plus, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July, 14th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.02. The firm earned $6.75 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.48 million. Simulations Plus had a return on equity of 23.21% and a net margin of 24.86%. View Simulations Plus' Earnings History.

Who are some of Simulations Plus' key competitors?

Who are Simulations Plus' key executives?

Simulations Plus' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Walter S. Woltosz, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Thaddeus Henry Grasela Jr, President, Director
  • John R. Kneisel CPA, Chief Financial Officer
  • John A. DiBella II, Vice President - Sales & Marketing
  • Daniel L. Weiner Ph.D., Director
  • John Kenneth Paglia, Independent Director
  • David L. Ralph, Independent Director

Who owns Simulations Plus stock?

Simulations Plus' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (2.59%), Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. (2.46%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.32%), Crawford Investment Counsel Inc. (2.31%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (1.87%) and Granite Investment Partners LLC (1.48%). Company insiders that own Simulations Plus stock include Argenio David Z D, Thaddeus Henry Grasela Jr, Virginia E Woltosz and Walter S Woltosz. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Simulations Plus.

Who sold Simulations Plus stock? Who is selling Simulations Plus stock?

Simulations Plus' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Granite Investment Partners LLC, Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc., Stanley Laman Group Ltd., Crawford Investment Counsel Inc., Telos Capital Management Inc., Skylands Capital LLC and GSA Capital Partners LLP. Company insiders that have sold Simulations Plus stock in the last year include Argenio David Z D, Thaddeus Henry Grasela Jr, Virginia E Woltosz and Walter S Woltosz. View Insider Buying and Selling for Simulations Plus.

Who bought Simulations Plus stock? Who is buying Simulations Plus stock?

Simulations Plus' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including William Blair Investment Management LLC, State Street Corp, Northern Trust Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and California State Teachers Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for Simulations Plus.

How do I buy Simulations Plus stock?

Shares of Simulations Plus 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 Simulations Plus' stock price today?

One share of Simulations Plus stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.05.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ SLP)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  47 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  78 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  125
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Simulations Plus 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 Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
Earnings by Quarter for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ SLP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/14/2017Q3 2017$0.11$0.13$6.48 million$6.75 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/10/2017Q2 2017$0.08$0.07$5.54 million$5.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/14/2016Q3$0.12$0.11$6.01 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/13/2016Q2$0.07$0.07$5.05 million$5.16 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/14/2016Q116$0.05$0.06$4.52 million$4.84 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/18/2015Q415$0.02$0.03$3.40 million$3.71 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/13/2015Q315$0.09$0.11$5.94 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/14/2015Q215$0.07$0.06$4.60 million$4.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/12/2015Q414$0.05$0.03$3.96 million$4.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/25/2014Q4 14$0.02$0.01$1.81 million$2.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/8/2014Q314$0.08$0.08$3.50 million$3.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/9/2014Q2 14$0.07$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/9/2014Nov 2013$0.04$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q4$0.02$0.18$1.81 million$10.07 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/10/2013Q2 2013$0.07$0.26$2.98 million$3.12 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/15/2012Q412$0.19$8.74 million$9.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.32 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.40 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
Most Recent Dividend:8/4/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:1.33%
Payout Ratio:62.50% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
62.50% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
50.00% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)

Dividend History by Quarter for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ SLP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/19/2017quarterly$0.051.4%7/26/20177/28/20178/4/2017
4/26/2017Quarterly$0.051.71%5/4/20175/8/20175/15/2017
1/20/2017Quarterly$0.052.03%1/26/20171/30/20172/6/2017
10/31/2016quarterly$0.052.38%11/8/201611/10/201611/17/2016
8/2/2016quarterly$0.052.49%8/9/20168/11/20168/18/2016
4/22/2016quarterly$0.052.33%4/28/20165/2/20165/9/2016
1/20/2016quarterly$0.051.77%1/27/20161/29/20162/5/2016
10/29/2015quarterly$0.052.3%11/5/201511/9/201511/16/2015
7/13/2015quarterly$0.052.96%7/21/20157/23/20157/30/2015
4/30/2015quarterly$0.053.42%5/7/20155/11/20155/18/2015
1/15/2015quarterly$0.053.03%1/22/20151/26/20152/2/2015
10/28/2014quarterly$0.053.32%11/5/201411/7/201411/14/2014
7/25/2014quarterly$0.053.4%7/31/20148/4/20148/11/2014
4/30/2014quarterly$0.053.3%5/7/20145/9/20145/16/2014
2/5/2014quarterly$0.053.67%2/12/20142/17/20143/24/2014
2/5/2014feb 14$0.052/12/20142/17/20142/24/2014
10/30/2013quarterly$0.043.08%11/6/201311/8/201311/15/2013
10/29/2013nov 13$0.0411/8/201311/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.032.52%8/8/20138/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.032.52%8/8/20138/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.032.52%8/8/20138/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.032.52%8/8/20138/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.032.52%8/8/20138/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/31/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/30/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/30/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/30/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/30/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/30/2013quarterly$0.038/12/20138/15/2013
7/30/2013quarterly$0.032.52%8/8/20138/12/20138/15/2013
4/26/2013quarterly$0.033.03%5/3/20135/7/20135/10/2013
12/14/2012special$0.1412/20/201212/24/201212/28/2012
12/13/2012quarterly$0.0512/24/201212/28/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 36.93%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 32.01%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/27/2017Walter S WoltoszCEOSell18,500$15.07$278,795.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2017Argenio David Z DDirectorSell2,674$11.68$31,232.32View SEC Filing  
5/24/2017Thaddeus Henry Grasela JrPresidentSell37,031$11.63$430,670.53View SEC Filing  
5/23/2017Argenio David Z DDirectorSell21,326$11.59$247,168.34View SEC Filing  
5/23/2017Thaddeus Henry Grasela JrPresidentSell8,400$11.73$98,532.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2017Thaddeus Henry Grasela JrPresidentSell5,812$11.65$67,709.80View SEC Filing  
5/19/2017Thaddeus Henry Grasela JrPresidentSell12,933$11.55$149,376.15View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017Argenio David Z DDirectorSell7,304$11.46$83,703.84View SEC Filing  
5/18/2017Thaddeus Henry Grasela JrPresidentSell2,911$11.48$33,418.28View SEC Filing  
5/9/2017Virginia E WoltoszInsiderSell19,524$12.45$243,073.80View SEC Filing  
5/4/2017Walter S WoltoszChairmanSell24,596$12.52$307,941.92View SEC Filing  
1/29/2016Walter S. WoltoszCEOSell58,181$11.27$655,699.87View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
Latest Headlines for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus (SLP) vs. Its Competitors Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 21 at 2:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTabula Rasa Healthcare (TRHC) versus Simulations Plus (SLP) Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 4:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 9:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus (SLP) and Its Rivals Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 20 at 6:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing NantHealth (NH) and Simulations Plus (SLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 17 at 10:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus (SLP) and Its Competitors Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 6:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Simulations Plus (SLP) and HealthEquity (HQY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 8:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Analysts Set $17.35 Target Price for Simulations Plus, Inc. (SLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 8:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus Announces Senior Management Changes
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 10:06 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing NantHealth (NH) & Simulations Plus (SLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 26 at 10:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus Releases MembranePlus™ Version 2
finance.yahoo.com - August 23 at 11:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Simulations Plus, Inc. : August 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 13 at 6:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDILIsym Services Inc., a Simulations Plus Company, Releases DILIsym® Version 6A
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 7:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP) and Castlight Health, inc. (CSLT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 4:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Simulations Plus, Inc. : July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 8:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLP) CEO Walter S. Woltosz Sells 18,500 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 1:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus (SLP) vs. athenahealth (ATHN) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 31 at 9:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.05 (SLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 4:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Simulations Plus, Inc. : July 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 8:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. :SLP-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : July 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 9:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Set $13.35 Target Price for Simulations Plus, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 4:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLP) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 11 at 9:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Simulations Plus Inc. to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 7:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus Reports Third Quarter FY2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 7:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus posts 3Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 7:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SLP earnings conference call or presentation 10-Jul-17 8:15pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 7:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus Sets Date for 3rd Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 10:43 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 9:52 AM
streetinsider.com logoSimulations Plus (SLP) Record Prelim. Q3 Revenues of $6.69M
www.streetinsider.com - June 17 at 6:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Simulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Strong Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 2:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus Reports Record Preliminary Revenues for Third Quarter FY2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 9:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 8:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus to Present at the 7th Annual LD Micro Invitational
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 11:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus Closes Acquisition of DILIsym Services, Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 11:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Simulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Director Sells 2,674 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 1:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) President Sells $33,418.28 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 10:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) President Sells $149,376.15 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 10:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) President Thaddeus Henry Grasela, Jr. Sells 8,400 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 10:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoThaddeus Henry Grasela, Jr. Sells 5,812 Shares of Simulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 10:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) President Sells $430,670.53 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 7:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Director Argenio David Z. D Sells 21,326 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 1:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Simulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Director Sells 7,304 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 1:28 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus to Present at the Needham Emerging Technology Conference
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 8:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Insider Virginia E. Woltosz Sells 19,524 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 8:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) Chairman Walter S. Woltosz Sells 24,596 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 7:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSimulations Plus (SLP) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 3:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSimulations plus to acquire Dilisym Services
seekingalpha.com - May 1 at 11:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDr. Daniel Weiner Joins Simulations Plus Board of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 11:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSimulations Plus to Acquire DILIsym Services, Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 11:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Downgrades Simulations Plus, Inc. (SLP) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 2:33 PM

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