About Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY)
Workday, Inc. provides enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources worldwide. It provides applications for customers to manage critical business functions to optimize their financial and human capital resources. The company offers Workday Financial Management application that provides functions of general ledger, accounting, accounts payable and receivable, cash and asset management, employee expense and revenue management, projects, procurement, inventory, and grants management. It also provides Workday Human Capital Management application, which includes human resources management, such as workforce lifecycle and organization management, compensation, absence, and employee benefits administration; and global talent management comprising goal and performance management, succession planning, and career and development planning. In addition, the company offers Workday Financial Performance Management application; Workday Learning application; Workday Payroll application for enterprise payroll; Workday Planning application to create, collaborate, and take action on financial and workforce plans; Workday Time Tracking application, which automates workforce management processes; and Workday Recruiting, an application to support candidates, hiring managers, the interview team, and recruiters. Further, it provides Prism Analytics that enables customers to bring together various data; Workday Professional Services Automation application to supports the billable projects lifecycle; and Workday Student, a student and faculty lifecycle information system. The company serves technology, financial services, business and professional services, healthcare and life sciences, manufacturing, retail and hospitality, education, and government and non-profit industries. The company was formerly known as North Tahoe Power Tools, Inc. and changed its name to Workday, Inc. in July 2005. Workday, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Pleasanton, California.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Data processing & preparation
SectorComputer and Technology
Trailing P/E Ratio-100.86
Forward P/E Ratio-162.14
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$2.14 billion
Price / Sales12.91
Cash Flow$0.0073 per share
Price / Cash17,621.65
Book Value$7.67 per share
Price / Book16.70
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.27)
Return on Equity-14.60%
Return on Assets-5.03%
Workday (NASDAQ:WDAY) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Workday's stock symbol?
Workday trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "WDAY."
How were Workday's earnings last quarter?
Workday Inc (NASDAQ:WDAY) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 31st. The software maker reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.26 by $0.07. The software maker earned $619 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $609.66 million. Workday had a negative return on equity of 14.60% and a negative net margin of 14.53%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 29.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.29 earnings per share. View Workday's Earnings History.
When is Workday's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for WDAY?
35 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for Workday's shares. Their predictions range from $90.00 to $158.00. On average, they anticipate Workday's share price to reach $127.8710 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Workday.
Who are some of Workday's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Workday include Automatic Data Processing (ADP), Fiserv (FISV), DXC Technology (DXC), Verisk Analytics (VRSK), Autohome (ATHM), YY (YY), Proofpoint (PFPT), RingCentral (RNG), Zendesk (ZEN), Bilibili (BILI), DST Systems (DST), Pegasystems (PEGA), Corelogic (CLGX), CarGurus (CARG) and Zynga (ZNGA).
Who are Workday's key executives?
Workday's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Aneel Bhusri, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 52)
- Ms. Robynne D. Sisco, Co-Pres & CFO (Age 53)
- Mr. James J. Bozzini, COO & Exec. VP - Customer Operations (Age 52)
- Mr. James P. Shaughnessy Esq., Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec. (Age 63)
- Mr. Mark S. Peek, Managing Director & Co-Head of Workday Ventures (Age 60)
Has Workday been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media headlines about WDAY stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Workday earned a coverage optimism score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the software maker an impact score of 44.51 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.
Who are Workday's major shareholders?
Workday's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Baillie Gifford & Co. (3.25%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (1.46%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.63%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.61%), Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.52%) and Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.52%). Company insiders that own Workday stock include A George Battle, Aneel Bhusri, David A Duffield, George J Still Jr, George J Still, Jr, Gomez Luciano Fernandez, James Bozzini, James P Shaughnessy, Mark S Peek, Michael A Stankey, Michael M Mcnamara, Philip W Wilmington and Robynne Sisco. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Workday.
Which institutional investors are selling Workday stock?
WDAY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Baillie Gifford & Co., Banbury Partners LLC, Blair William & Co. IL, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Echo Street Capital Management LLC and Artisan Partners Limited Partnership. Company insiders that have sold Workday company stock in the last year include A George Battle, Aneel Bhusri, David A Duffield, George J Still, Jr, Gomez Luciano Fernandez, James Bozzini, James P Shaughnessy, Mark S Peek, Michael A Stankey, Philip W Wilmington and Robynne Sisco. View Insider Buying and Selling for Workday.
Which institutional investors are buying Workday stock?
WDAY stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TCW Group Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Franklin Resources Inc., AO Asset Management LP, Chicago Capital LLC, Pictet North America Advisors SA, Banque Pictet & Cie SA and Carillon Tower Advisers Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Workday.
How do I buy shares of Workday?
Shares of WDAY 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 Workday's stock price today?
One share of WDAY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $128.09.
How big of a company is Workday?
Workday has a market capitalization of $27.67 billion and generates $2.14 billion in revenue each year. The software maker earns $-321,220,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.27) on an earnings per share basis. Workday employs 8,200 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Workday?
Workday's mailing address is 6110 STONERIDGE MALL ROAD, PLEASANTON CA, 94588. The software maker can be reached via phone at 925-951-9000 or via email at [email protected]
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