NYSE:CISN - Cision Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$16.50 +0.28 (+1.73 %)
(As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.50
Today's Range$16.17 - $16.51
52-Week Range$10.60 - $17.07
Volume452,325 shs
Average Volume799,238 shs
Market Capitalization$2.12 billion
P/E Ratio28.95
Dividend YieldN/A
Cision logoCision 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Prepackaged software
SectorComputer and Technology


Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.71
Current Ratio0.87
Quick Ratio0.87


Trailing P/E Ratio28.95
Forward P/E Ratio19.88
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$631.64 million
Price / Sales3.41
Cash Flow$1.6418 per share
Price / Cash10.05
Book Value$2.58 per share
Price / Book6.40


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.57
Net Income$-123,040,000.00
Net Margins-15.10%
Return on Equity3.04%
Return on Assets0.53%


Outstanding Shares130,710,000
Market Cap$2,120.17

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 Tuesday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $0.19. The firm had revenue of $179.30 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $169.49 million. Cision had a positive return on equity of 3.04% and a negative net margin of 15.10%. Cision's revenue for the quarter was up 23.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company earned $0.07 earnings per share. View Cision's Earnings History.

When is Cision's next earnings date?

Cision is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Cision.

What guidance has Cision issued on next quarter's earnings?

Cision issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $0.84-0.86 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $0.87.

What price target have analysts set for CISN?

9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Cision's stock. Their forecasts range from $13.00 to $20.00. On average, they expect Cision's share price to reach $17.5556 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Cision.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cision?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cision in the last year. There are currently 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

Who are some of Cision's key competitors?

Who are Cision's key executives?

Cision's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kevin D. Akeroyd, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 49)
  • Ms. Whitney Benner, Chief HR Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Jason Edelboim, Pres of Americas (Age 42)
  • Mr. Jack Pearlstein, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Mr. Michael Piispanen, Chief Process & Operations Officer (Age 51)

Has Cision been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CISN stock has trended positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Cision earned a news impact score of 0.26 on Accern's scale. They also gave headlines about the company an impact score of 44.75 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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 $16.50.

How big of a company is Cision?

Cision has a market capitalization of $2.12 billion and generates $631.64 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-123,040,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.57 on an earnings per share basis. Cision employs 3,500 workers across the globe.

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:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  104 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  200
MarketBeat'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 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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