NASDAQ:SNPS - Synopsys Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $88.10 -0.47 (-0.53 %) (As of 10/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$88.10Today's Range$87.82 - $89.8852-Week Range$80.13 - $103.40Volume1.71 million shsAverage Volume1.40 million shsMarket Capitalization$13.16 billionP/E Ratio100.11Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.18 Company ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarnings HistoryFinancialsInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Synopsys, Inc. provides electronic design automation (EDA) software products used to design and test integrated circuits (ICs). It offers Galaxy Design platform that offers IC design solutions; Verification Continuum Platform, which provides virtual prototyping, static and formal verification, simulation, emulation, field-programmable gate array (FPGA)-based prototyping, and debug solutions; and FPGA design products that are programmed to perform specific functions. The company also offers DesignWare intellectual property (IP) solutions for USB, PCI Express, DDR, Ethernet, SATA, MIPI, HDMI, and Bluetooth low energy applications; analog IP, including data converters and audio codecs; and system-on-chip infrastructure IP, datapath and building block IP, and verification IP products, as well as mathematical and floating point components, and ARM AMBA interconnect fabric and peripherals. In addition, it provides logic libraries and embedded memories; configurable processor cores and application-specific instruction-set processor tools for embedded applications; IP subsystems for audio, sensor, and data fusion functionality; and security IP solutions. Further, the company offers Platform Architect tools for SoC architecture analysis and optimization; virtual prototyping solutions for creating virtual prototypes and virtualizers; and HAPS based prototyping systems, as well as a series of tools used in the design of optical systems and photonic devices. Additionally, it provides testing tools, services, and programs, which include security testing, managed services, programs and professional services, and training that enable its customers to detect and remediate defects in the software development lifecycle; manufacturing solutions for semiconductor manufacturers to develop fabrication processes; and professional services and others. The company has a collaboration agreement with Arm. Synopsys, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Mountain View, California. Receive SNPS News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SNPS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Prepackaged software Sub-IndustryApplication Software SectorComputer and Technology SymbolNASDAQ:SNPS CUSIP87160710 Webwww.synopsys.com Phone650-584-5000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.04 Current Ratio0.70 Quick Ratio0.70 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio100.11 Forward P/E Ratio56.11 P/E Growth5.63 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.72 billion Price / Sales4.80 Cash Flow$2.1583 per share Price / Cash40.82 Book Value$21.83 per share Price / Book4.04 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.88 Net Income$136.56 million Net Margins1.92% Return on Equity5.52% Return on Assets3.13% Miscellaneous Employees11,686 Outstanding Shares148,590,000Market Cap$13.16 billion Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS) Frequently Asked Questions What is Synopsys' stock symbol? Synopsys trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SNPS." How will Synopsys' stock buyback program work? Synopsys announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Thursday, April 5th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase up to 4.1% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued. How were Synopsys' earnings last quarter? Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 22nd. The semiconductor company reported $0.95 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.92 by $0.03. The semiconductor company had revenue of $779.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $773.61 million. Synopsys had a return on equity of 5.52% and a net margin of 1.92%. Synopsys's revenue was up 12.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.92 earnings per share. View Synopsys' Earnings History. When is Synopsys' next earnings date? Synopsys is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, December 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Synopsys. What guidance has Synopsys issued on next quarter's earnings? Synopsys updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.76-0.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.71. The company issued revenue guidance of $774-804 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $764.05 million. What price target have analysts set for SNPS? 6 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Synopsys' shares. Their forecasts range from $98.00 to $120.00. On average, they expect Synopsys' stock price to reach $108.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Synopsys. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Synopsys? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Synopsys in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Synopsys. Who are some of Synopsys' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Synopsys include Dassault Systemes (DASTY), ServiceNow (NOW), Electronic Arts (EA), Square (SQ), Autodesk (ADSK), CA (CA), Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP), Splunk (SPLK), TAKE-TWO INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE (TTWO), Shopify (SHOP), Mobileye (MBBYF), Citrix Systems (CTXS), Veeva Systems (VEEV), ANSYS (ANSS) and Symantec (SYMC). Who are Synopsys' key executives? Synopsys' management team includes the folowing people: Dr. Aart J. de Geus, Co-Founder, Chairman & Co-CEO (Age 64)Dr. Chi-Foon Chan, Co-CEO, Pres & Director (Age 69)Mr. Trac Pham, Chief Financial Officer (Age 49)Mr. John F. Runkel Jr., Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 62)Mr. Joseph W. Logan, Sales & Corp. Marketing Officer (Age 58) Who are Synopsys' major shareholders? Synopsys' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Swedbank (1.92%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.23%), Aperio Group LLC (0.08%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.07%), Contravisory Investment Management Inc. (0.04%) and Andra AP fonden (0.04%). Company insiders that own Synopsys stock include Alfred Castino, Chi-Foon Chan, Chrysostomos L Nikias, Geus Aart De, John F Runkel Jr, John Schwarz, Joseph W Logan, Steven Walske and Trac Pham. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Synopsys. Which major investors are selling Synopsys stock? SNPS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, PGGM Investments, Swedbank, Seven Eight Capital LP, Monument Capital Management, Anderson Hoagland & Co., Sumitomo Life Insurance Co. and Aperio Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold Synopsys company stock in the last year include Chi-Foon Chan, Chrysostomos L Nikias, John F Runkel Jr, Joseph W Logan and Steven Walske. View Insider Buying and Selling for Synopsys. Which major investors are buying Synopsys stock? SNPS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Pensionfund Sabic, First Hawaiian Bank, Bank of Montreal Can, We Are One Seven LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Andra AP fonden and Oakbrook Investments LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Synopsys. How do I buy shares of Synopsys? Shares of SNPS 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 Synopsys' stock price today? One share of SNPS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $88.10. How big of a company is Synopsys? Synopsys has a market capitalization of $13.16 billion and generates $2.72 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $136.56 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.88 on an earnings per share basis. Synopsys employs 11,686 workers across the globe. What is Synopsys' official website? The official website for Synopsys is http://www.synopsys.com. How can I contact Synopsys? Synopsys' mailing address is 690 EAST MIDDLEFIELD ROAD, MOUNTAIN VIEW CA, 94043. The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 650-584-5000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Synopsys (NASDAQ SNPS)Community Ranking: 2.9 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 370 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 276 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 646MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Synopsys and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SNPS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SNPS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 10/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Ex-Dividend Date in Investing?