Workiva Company Profile (NYSE:WK)

About Workiva (NYSE:WK)

Workiva logoWorkiva Inc. provides enterprises with cloud solutions for improving productivity, accountability and insight into business data. The Company created Wdesk, a collaborative work management platform for organizations to collect, link, report and analyze their business data. Wdesk's word processing, spreadsheet and presentation applications are integrated and built upon a data management engine, offering synchronized data, controlled collaboration, granular permissions and a full audit trail. As of December 31, 2016, it provided its platform to over 2,700 organizations. Wdesk enables coworkers to create, review and publish data-linked documents and reports with control, accuracy and productivity. With Wdesk data linking, changes are automatically updated in all linked instances, including numbers, text, charts and graphics throughout a customer's spreadsheets, word-processing documents and presentation decks in the Wdesk platform.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Enterprise Software
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:WK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $830.25 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 41,826,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $19.67
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $18.16
  • 52 Week Range: $12.15 - $20.95
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -21.68
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $192.38 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.34
  • Book Value: ($0.15) per share
  • Price / Book: -133.00
  • EBIDTA: ($32,380,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -18.94%
  • Return on Equity: -13,251.94%
  • Return on Assets: -25.70%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: -3.11%
  • Current Ratio: 0.98%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.98%
  • Average Volume: 114,472 shs.
  • Beta: 0.66
  • Short Ratio: 5.7

Frequently Asked Questions for Workiva (NYSE:WK)

What is Workiva's stock symbol?

Workiva trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "WK."

How were Workiva's earnings last quarter?

Workiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported ($0.25) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.31) by $0.06. The firm had revenue of $49.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $48.37 million. Workiva had a negative net margin of 18.94% and a negative return on equity of 13,251.94%. The business's revenue was up 14.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned ($0.20) earnings per share. View Workiva's Earnings History.

When will Workiva make its next earnings announcement?

Workiva is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Workiva.

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

Workiva updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of ($0.64)-($0.62) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of ($0.66). The company issued revenue guidance of $205-206 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $204.70 million.Workiva also updated its Q3 guidance to ($0.30)-($0.29) EPS.

Where is Workiva's stock going? Where will Workiva's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Workiva's stock. Their predictions range from $18.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect Workiva's stock price to reach $21.17 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Workiva.

Who are some of Workiva's key competitors?

Who are Workiva's key executives?

Workiva's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Matthew M. Rizai Ph.D., Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • Martin J. Vanderploeg Ph.D., President, Chief Operating Officer, Director
  • J Stuart Miller, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • Jeffrey D. Trom Ph.D., Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
  • Troy M. Calkins, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Joseph H. Howell, Executive Vice President - Strategic Initiatives
  • Michael S. Sellberg, Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer
  • Jill E. Klindt, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President
  • Robert H. Herz, Director
  • Michael M. Crow Ph.D., Independent Director

When did Workiva IPO?

(WK) raised $101 million in an initial public offering on Friday, December 12th 2014. The company issued 7,200,000 shares at $13.00-$15.00 per share. Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Baird, Raymond James and Stifel were co-managers.

Who owns Workiva stock?

Workiva's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Oberndorf William E (5.73%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.23%), Highwater Wealth Management LLC (1.81%), Dorsey Asset Management LLC (1.56%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.18%) and State Street Corp (0.89%). Company insiders that own Workiva stock include Eugene S Katz, Jerome M Behar and Joseph H Howell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Workiva.

Who sold Workiva stock? Who is selling Workiva stock?

Workiva's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Trexquant Investment LP, HighTower Advisors LLC, FMR LLC and Teachers Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold Workiva stock in the last year include Eugene S Katz, Jerome M Behar and Joseph H Howell. View Insider Buying and Selling for Workiva.

Who bought Workiva stock? Who is buying Workiva stock?

Workiva's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Spark Investment Management LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Menta Capital LLC, PDT Partners LLC and State Street Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Workiva.

How do I buy Workiva stock?

Shares of Workiva can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Workiva's stock price today?

One share of Workiva stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.95.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Workiva (NYSE WK)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  124 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  81 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  205
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Workiva and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Workiva (NYSE:WK) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $21.17 (6.10% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
9/21/2017Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$19.00 -> $20.00LowView Rating Details
9/20/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$22.00 -> $24.00LowView Rating Details
9/10/2017Northland SecuritiesSet Price TargetBuy$23.00LowView Rating Details
8/18/2017Stifel NicolausBoost Price TargetBuy$21.00 -> $23.00LowView Rating Details
7/25/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight$16.00 -> $18.00LowView Rating Details
5/15/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$16.00 -> $19.00LowView Rating Details
9/8/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperform$16.00 -> $21.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
Earnings by Quarter for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
Earnings History by Quarter for Workiva (NYSE WK)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2017($0.29)N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017($0.31)($0.25)$48.37 million$49.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2017Q1 2017($0.15)($0.04)$50.67 million$51.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416($0.21)($0.09)$45.45 million$46.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2016Q316($0.34)($0.23)$44.87 million$44.71 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q216($0.34)($0.20)$42.07 million$43.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($0.27)($0.21)$42.65 million$44.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q415($0.24)($0.18)$37.99 million$39.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315($0.36)($0.29)$35.45 million$36.27 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215($0.24)($0.21)$33.11 million$34.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.18)($0.13)$33.85 million$35.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2015Q414($0.36)($0.33)$28.50 million$30.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20171($0.30)($0.30)($0.30)
Q3 20171($0.35)($0.35)($0.35)
Q4 20171($0.28)($0.28)($0.28)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 33.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 43.27%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/31/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell115,195$20.00$2,303,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/30/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell57,186$20.00$1,143,720.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell46,387$20.00$927,740.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell1,839$20.00$36,780.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell36,579$20.00$731,580.00View SEC Filing  
7/19/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell125,000$20.52$2,565,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell48,710$20.25$986,377.50View SEC Filing  
7/17/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell1,290$20.25$26,122.50View SEC Filing  
7/5/2017Joseph H HowellVPSell24,000$18.61$446,640.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell13,804$19.10$263,656.40View SEC Filing  
6/5/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell56,121$18.77$1,053,391.17View SEC Filing  
5/30/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell76,520$18.27$1,398,020.40View SEC Filing  
5/16/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell53,500$18.13$969,955.00View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell16,500$18.12$298,980.00View SEC Filing  
4/3/2017Joseph H HowellVPSell24,000$15.63$375,120.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2017Joseph H HowellVPSell982$14.02$13,767.64View SEC Filing  
1/11/2017Joseph H HowellVPSell910$14.01$12,749.10View SEC Filing  
1/5/2017Joseph H HowellVPSell22,108$14.01$309,733.08View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016Eugene S KatzDirectorSell5,000$15.05$75,250.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016Joseph H HowellVPSell24,000$17.61$422,640.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2016Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell90,000$18.03$1,622,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2016Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell62,783$17.87$1,121,932.21View SEC Filing  
7/20/2016Joseph H HowellVPSell163$14.00$2,282.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2016Joseph H HowellVPSell1,508$14.02$21,142.16View SEC Filing  
7/13/2016Joseph H HowellVPSell18,963$14.02$265,861.26View SEC Filing  
7/8/2016Joseph H HowellVPSell3,366$14.00$47,124.00View SEC Filing  
6/23/2016Joseph H HowellVPSell1,895$14.00$26,530.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016Joseph H HowellVPSell6,627$14.01$92,844.27View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Joseph H HowellVPSell3,940$14.00$55,160.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Joseph H HowellVPSell24,000$14.25$342,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Jerome M BeharMajor ShareholderSell16,300$18.01$293,563.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Joseph H HowellVPSell24,000$17.92$430,080.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
Latest Headlines for Workiva (NYSE:WK)
DateHeadline logoRobert W. Baird Raises Workiva Inc. (WK) Price Target to $20.00 - September 21 at 10:54 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Rating Reiterated by SunTrust Banks, Inc. - September 20 at 5:46 PM logoWorkiva Offers Solutions That Assuage CFOs’ Greatest Fears at Wdesk Annual User Conference - September 20 at 11:04 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts - September 20 at 8:50 AM logoWorkiva and EisnerAmper Partner to Optimize SOX Process - September 16 at 10:30 AM logoWorkiva, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WK-US : September 14, 2017 - September 15 at 11:29 AM logoWorkiva and EisnerAmper Create Strategic Partnership - September 15 at 11:29 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Expect Workiva Inc. (WK) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $50.64 Million - September 14 at 6:54 AM logoWorkiva Announces 30 Customer and Partner Speakers and Over 60 Sessions for Sixth Annual User Conference - September 12 at 12:15 PM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Given a $23.00 Price Target by Northland Securities Analysts - September 11 at 8:24 PM logoAmerican Software (AMSWA) vs. Workiva (WK) Financial Contrast - September 3 at 2:32 PM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Major Shareholder Jerome M. Behar Sells 57,186 Shares - September 1 at 7:22 PM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Major Shareholder Jerome M. Behar Sells 115,195 Shares - September 1 at 4:20 PM logoHead to Head Analysis: Workiva (WK) versus Varonis Systems (VRNS) - August 31 at 10:38 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - August 26 at 8:44 AM logo$50.64 Million in Sales Expected for Workiva Inc (WK) This Quarter - August 26 at 1:30 AM logo Brokerages Anticipate Workiva Inc. (WK) to Post -$0.29 EPS - August 24 at 10:24 PM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Major Shareholder Jerome M. Behar Sells 46,387 Shares - August 21 at 4:32 PM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Rating Reiterated by Stifel Nicolaus - August 18 at 6:58 PM logoWorkiva, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:WK) : August 17, 2017 - August 17 at 9:20 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Major Shareholder Jerome M. Behar Sells 1,839 Shares - August 16 at 5:18 PM logoWorkiva, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : WK-US : August 15, 2017 - August 15 at 3:57 PM logoWorkiva to Host Analyst Day on September 19 at Annual User Conference - August 15 at 3:57 PM logoEdited Transcript of WK earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 9:00pm GMT - August 14 at 8:26 AM logoWorkiva Beats Guidance and Raises Outlook - August 13 at 7:44 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Major Shareholder Sells $731,580.00 in Stock - August 8 at 4:22 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate Workiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $51.04 Million - August 8 at 7:44 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Expected to Post Earnings of -$0.35 Per Share - August 6 at 2:22 PM logoWorkiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Given Buy Rating at Stifel Nicolaus - August 5 at 11:34 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.06 EPS - August 4 at 5:26 PM logoWorkiva, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : WK-US : August 3, 2017 - August 4 at 10:03 AM logoInvestor Network: Workiva, Inc. to Host Earnings Call - August 4 at 10:03 AM logoWorkiva Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results - August 4 at 10:03 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance - August 3 at 5:14 PM logoWorkiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Releases Q3 Earnings Guidance - August 3 at 5:14 PM logoIs a Surprise in Store for Workiva (WK) in Q2 Earnings? - August 2 at 8:48 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - August 1 at 8:42 AM logoWorkiva Announces Data Integration Between Wdesk and More Than 100 Cloud, SaaS and On-Premise Applications - July 27 at 9:33 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) to Release Earnings on Thursday - July 27 at 7:46 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Receives "Equal Weight" Rating from Morgan Stanley - July 25 at 7:02 PM logoWorkiva Inc. (WK) Downgraded by BidaskClub to "Buy" - July 25 at 2:15 PM logoWorkiva Modernizes Financial Reporting for California Pension Fund - July 22 at 10:38 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Major Shareholder Jerome M. Behar Sells 1,290 Shares - July 19 at 8:22 PM logoWorkiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Major Shareholder Jerome M. Behar Sells 125,000 Shares - July 19 at 7:17 PM logoJerome M. Behar Sells 48,710 Shares of Workiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Stock - July 19 at 7:16 PM logoZacks: Analysts Expect Workiva Inc. (WK) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $48.40 Million - July 19 at 3:02 PM logoGartner Names Workiva a Leader in 2017 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Corporate Performance Management - July 12 at 9:18 AM logoWorkiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts - July 7 at 8:55 AM logoJoseph H. Howell Sells 24,000 Shares of Workiva Inc. (NYSE:WK) Stock - July 6 at 7:40 PM logoWorkiva to Report Second Quarter 2017 Results - July 6 at 5:47 PM



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