NYSE:CISN - Cision Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $13.68 -0.02 (-0.15 %) (As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$13.70Today's Range$13.62 - $13.9352-Week Range$10.86 - $18.28Volume8,350 shsAverage Volume597,434 shsMarket Capitalization$2.03 billionP/E Ratio16.52Dividend YieldN/ABeta0.61 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Cision Ltd. provides public relations (PR) software, media distribution, media intelligence, and related professional services worldwide. The company enables public relations and communications professionals to manage, execute, and measure their strategic PR and communications programs. It offers Cision Communications Cloud, an earned media cloud-based platform that brands can use to build relationships with influencers and buyers in order to amplify their marketplace influence; and provides media database that offers access to influencers when planning a campaign, as well as to schedule and record various interactions with contacts. The company also provides PR Newswire that offers wire distribution services, as well as a suite of products and services for investor relations (IR) professionals, including distribution for earnings and other material news, Webcasts and conference calls, IR Website hosting, and virtual investor conferences; iReach, WebMax, and PRWeb products to distribute shorter releases with Web-focused delivery and search engine discovery; and iContact, a cloud-based email and social marketing software application to create, publish, and distribute professional-quality emails, as well as multimedia content and broadcast distribution services. In addition, it offers media monitoring software that tracks and monitors content on digital, print, social, and broadcast sources. Further, the company enables its customers to assess media coverage by collecting and analyzing data and metrics on audience engagement, campaign reach and effectiveness, sentiment, and competitive benchmarking to quantify campaign results of earned media strategies, as well as provides data-driven insights that inform the creation of future campaigns and marketing investment. Cision Ltd. was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Receive CISN News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CISN and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Prepackaged software Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:CISN Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIK1701040 Webwww.cision.com Phone866-639-5087Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio4.18 Current Ratio0.89 Quick Ratio0.89Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.52 Forward P/E Ratio17.10 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$730.37 million Price / Sales2.78 Cash Flow$1.7208 per share Price / Cash Flow7.95 Book Value$2.09 per share Price / Book6.55Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.83 Net Income$-24,390,000.00 Net Margins-3.34% Return on Equity34.60% Return on Assets5.68%Miscellaneous Employees4,500 Outstanding Shares148,310,000Market Cap$2.03 billion Next Earnings Date5/14/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Cision (NYSE:CISN) Frequently Asked Questions What is Cision's stock symbol? Cision trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CISN." How were Cision's earnings last quarter? Cision Ltd (NYSE:CISN) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 8th. The company reported $0.23 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.01. The firm earned $187.50 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $182.67 million. Cision had a negative net margin of 3.34% and a positive return on equity of 34.60%. The business's revenue was up 19.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.14 EPS. View Cision's Earnings History. When is Cision's next earnings date? Cision is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Cision. What guidance has Cision issued on next quarter's earnings? Cision issued an update on its first quarter 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.19-0.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.19. The company issued revenue guidance of $185-190 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $188.02 million.Cision also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $0.82-0.85 EPS. What price target have analysts set for CISN? 11 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Cision's stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $21.00. On average, they expect Cision's share price to reach $18.20 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 33.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Cision. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cision? 11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cision in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Cision. Has Cision been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about CISN stock have trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Cision earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of Cision's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Cision include Mongodb (MDB), Black Knight (BKI), Tyler Technologies (TYL), Guidewire Software (GWRE), Momo (MOMO), Nutanix (NTNX), Ceridian HCM (CDAY), HubSpot (HUBS), Trend Micro (TMICY), Elastic (ESTC), SolarWinds (SWI), National Instruments (NATI), Konami (KNMCY), New Relic (NEWR) and RealPage (RP). What other stocks do shareholders of Cision own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cision investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Allena Pharmaceuticals (ALNA), Green Plains Partners (GPP), Micron Technology (MU), Global Eagle Entertainment (ENT), Qorvo (QRVO), Eyepoint Pharmaceuticals (EYPT), Energous (WATT) and Teladoc Health (TDOC). Who are Cision's key executives? Cision's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Kevin D. Akeroyd, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)Ms. Whitney Benner, Chief HR Officer (Age 45)Mr. Jack Pearlstein, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)Mr. Gregg Spratto, Chief Operating Officer (Age 47)Mr. Steve Solomon, Chief Accounting Officer & Sec. (Age 55) Who are Cision's major shareholders? Cision's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (3.41%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.64%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.67%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.67%), Northern Trust Corp (0.59%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (0.51%). Company insiders that own Cision stock include Christopher G Lynch, Holdings (Cayman) LP Canyon, L Dyson Dryden and Mark Ein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Cision. Which institutional investors are selling Cision stock? CISN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Monashee Investment Management LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Spitfire Capital LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Steinberg Global Asset Management, RMB Capital Management LLC, Barclays PLC and Gotham Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Cision company stock in the last year include Christopher G Lynch, L Dyson Dryden and Mark Ein. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cision. Which institutional investors are buying Cision stock? CISN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Hamilton Lane Advisors LLC, HarbourVest Partners LLC and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Cision. How do I buy shares of Cision? Shares of CISN 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 Cision's stock price today? One share of CISN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.68. How big of a company is Cision? Cision has a market capitalization of $2.03 billion and generates $730.37 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-24,390,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.83 on an earnings per share basis. Cision employs 4,500 workers across the globe. What is Cision's official website? The official website for Cision is http://www.cision.com. How can I contact Cision? Cision's mailing address is 130 EAST RANDOLPH STREET 7TH FLOOR, CHICAGO IL, 60601. The company can be reached via phone at 866-639-5087 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Cision (NYSE CISN)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 142 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 166 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 308MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cision and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CISN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CISN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How Do You Calculate Return on Investment (ROI)?