NASDAQ:SLP - Simulations Plus Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $20.98 +0.49 (+2.39 %) (As of 03/21/2019 01:23 AM ET)Previous Close$20.49Today's Range$20.49 - $21.2952-Week Range$14.25 - $23.95Volume39,356 shsAverage Volume38,289 shsMarket Capitalization$366.31 millionP/E Ratio41.96Dividend Yield1.17%Beta-0.5 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Simulations Plus, Inc. develops drug discovery and development software for mechanistic modeling and simulation, and machine-learning-based prediction of properties of molecules from their structure worldwide. The company offers GastroPlus, which simulates the absorption, pharmacokinetics (PK), pharmacodynamics, and drug-drug interactions of compounds administered to humans and animals; DDDPlus that simulates in vitro laboratory experiments that measure the rate of dissolution of the drug and additives in a dosage form; and MembranePlus, which simulates laboratory experiments. It also provides PKPlus, a standalone program that provides the functionality needed by pharmaceutical industry scientists to perform the analyses and generate the outputs needed to satisfy regulatory agency requirements for NCA and compartmental PK modelling; ADMET Predictor, a chemistry-based computer program that takes molecular structures as inputs and predicts their properties; and MedChem Designer, a molecule drawing program or sketcher. In addition, it offers MedChem Studio, a software tool for data mining and designing new molecules; KIWI, a cloud-based Web application to organizes, processes, maintains, and communicates the volume of data and results generated by pharmacologists and scientists over the duration of a drug development program; DILIsym, a quantitative systems pharmacology software; NAFLDsym, a simulation program for analyzing nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; and RENAsym for investigating and predicting drug-induced or acute kidney injury. Further, the company provides population modeling and simulation contract research services for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries; and clinical-pharmacology-based consulting services in support of regulatory submissions. It sells its pharmaceutical/chemistry software to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, agrochemical, cosmetics, and food companies. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Lancaster, California. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Computer integrated systems design Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:SLP Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1023459 Webwww.simulations-plus.com Phone661-723-7723Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio3.43 Quick Ratio3.43Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio41.96 Forward P/E Ratio48.79 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$29.67 million Price / Sales12.35 Cash Flow$0.6845 per share Price / Cash Flow30.65 Book Value$1.84 per share Price / Book11.40Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.50 Net Income$8.93 million Net Margins29.05% Return on Equity23.26% Return on Assets17.16%Miscellaneous Employees93 Outstanding Shares17,460,000Market Cap$366.31 million Next Earnings Date4/8/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Simulations Plus (NASDAQ:SLP) Frequently Asked Questions 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.06 per share on Friday, February 1st. This represents a $0.24 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 24th. View Simulations Plus' Dividend History. How were Simulations Plus' earnings last quarter? Simulations Plus, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 9th. The technology company reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.11 by $0.02. The technology company earned $7.54 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.45 million. Simulations Plus had a return on equity of 23.26% and a net margin of 29.05%. View Simulations Plus' Earnings History. When is Simulations Plus' next earnings date? Simulations Plus is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Simulations Plus. What guidance has Simulations Plus issued on next quarter's earnings? Simulations Plus issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 9th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $32.633-34.117 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $32.5 million. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Simulations Plus? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Simulations Plus in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Simulations Plus. Has Simulations Plus been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about SLP stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Simulations Plus earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Simulations Plus' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Simulations Plus include Sykes Enterprises (SYKE), Nextgen Healthcare (NXGN), Onespan (OSPN), Unisys (UIS), Pareteum (TEUM), Ribbon Communications (RBBN), Agilysys (AGYS), Digimarc (DMRC), KEYW (KEYW), Aerohive Networks (HIVE), Travelzoo (TZOO), Borqs Technologies (BRQS), Asure Software (ASUR), CSP (CSPI) and Crexendo (CXDO). What other stocks do shareholders of Simulations Plus own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Simulations Plus investors own include Frontier Communications (FTR), Range Resources (RRC), Tailored Brands (TLRD), Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD), Gulfport Energy (GPOR), Meet Group (MEET), NVIDIA (NVDA), Pieris Pharmaceuticals (PIRS), Callon Petroleum (CPE) and Richardson Electronics (RELL). Who are Simulations Plus' key executives? Simulations Plus' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Walter S. Woltosz, Co-Founder & Chairman (Age 74)Mr. Shawn M. O'Connor, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 59)Mr. John R. Kneisel, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61)Dr. Thaddeus Henry Grasela Jr., Pharm.D., PharmD, Ph.D., Pres Buffalo Division, Director of Simulations Plus & Director (Age 65)Mr. John Anthony DiBella, Pres of the Lancaster Division (Age 39) Who are Simulations Plus' major shareholders? Simulations Plus' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.28%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.28%), Ranger Investment Management L.P. (2.18%), Ancora Advisors LLC (1.62%), Northern Trust Corp (0.94%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.73%). Company insiders that own Simulations Plus stock include Argenio David Z D, John Robert Kneisel, Thaddeus Henry Grasela Jr, Virginia E Woltosz and Walter S Woltosz. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Simulations Plus. Which institutional investors are selling Simulations Plus stock? SLP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ancora Advisors LLC, Menta Capital LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bahl & Gaynor Inc., Stanley Laman Group Ltd., Prudential Financial Inc., O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold Simulations Plus company stock in the last year include John Robert Kneisel and Walter S Woltosz. View Insider Buying and Selling for Simulations Plus. Which institutional investors are buying Simulations Plus stock? SLP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Royce & Associates LP, Ranger Investment Management L.P., Canton Hathaway LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Geode Capital Management LLC and Geode Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Simulations Plus. How do I buy shares of Simulations Plus? Shares of SLP 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 Simulations Plus' stock price today? One share of SLP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.98. How big of a company is Simulations Plus? Simulations Plus has a market capitalization of $366.31 million and generates $29.67 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $8.93 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.50 on an earnings per share basis. Simulations Plus employs 93 workers across the globe. What is Simulations Plus' official website? The official website for Simulations Plus is http://www.simulations-plus.com. How can I contact Simulations Plus? Simulations Plus' mailing address is 42505 10TH STREET WEST, LANCASTER CA, 93534. The technology company can be reached via phone at 661-723-7723 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Simulations Plus (NASDAQ SLP)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 180 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 219 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 399MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Simulations Plus and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SLP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SLP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: When is a capital gain realized?