OTCMKTS:ALSWF - Absolute Software Stock Price, Price Target & More

$5.3128 -0.05 (-0.88 %)
(As of 04/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$5.36
Today's Range$5.2960 - $5.3128
52-Week Range$4.79 - $6.97
Volume1,200 shs
Average Volume1,465 shs
Market Capitalization$215.08 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.72%
Beta1.08

About Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF)

Absolute Software logoAbsolute Software Corporation develops, markets, and supports endpoint security and data risk management, and endpoint management solutions for desktops, laptops, tablets, and smartphones in Canada, the United States, and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Data and Device Security, and Endpoint and Service Management. Its software-as-a-service solutions enable customers to secure endpoints, assess risk, and respond to security threats. The company offers the Absolute platform, which provides reporting and analytics, geo-control, risk assessment and response, custom query and remediation, application persistence, data awareness, and endpoint investigation to manage and secure endpoints. It also provides endpoint security and management solutions, such as self-healing endpoint security, IT asset management, and data visibility and protection for the education, enterprise, financial services, government, and healthcare sectors. The company markets its products and services through computer original equipment manufacturers, distributors, and value added resellers, as well as directly to corporations, government entities, educational institutions, and consumers. Absolute Software Corporation was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Private households
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolOTCMKTS:ALSWF
CUSIPN/A
Phone604-730-9851

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.61%
Quick Ratio0.61%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$91.21 million
Price / Sales2.34
Cash Flow$0.1819 per share
Price / Cash29.21
Book Value($1.36) per share
Price / Book-3.91

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.13)
Net Income$-4,950,000.00
Net Margins-3.04%
Return on EquityN/A
Return on Assets-2.95%

Miscellaneous

Employees517
Outstanding Shares40,130,000

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Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Absolute Software's stock symbol?

Absolute Software trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "ALSWF."

How often does Absolute Software pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Absolute Software?

Absolute Software announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 19th. Investors of record on Friday, February 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.064 per share on Friday, February 23rd. This represents a $0.26 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 1st. This is a boost from Absolute Software's previous quarterly dividend of $0.06. View Absolute Software's Dividend History.

How were Absolute Software's earnings last quarter?

Absolute Software Co. (OTCMKTS:ALSWF) released its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 13th. The industrial products company reported ($0.01) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.01 by $0.02. The industrial products company earned $23.21 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $23.22 million. View Absolute Software's Earnings History.

When is Absolute Software's next earnings date?

Absolute Software is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Absolute Software.

Who are some of Absolute Software's key competitors?

Who are Absolute Software's key executives?

Absolute Software's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Errol Olsen, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Todd Wakerley, Exec. VP of Product Devel.
  • Mr. Stephen Munford, Interim Chief Exec. officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Chris Covell, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Lang Michener, Legal Counsel

Has Absolute Software been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ALSWF stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Absolute Software earned a media sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 44.22 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

How do I buy shares of Absolute Software?

Shares of ALSWF 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 Absolute Software's stock price today?

One share of ALSWF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.3128.

How big of a company is Absolute Software?

Absolute Software has a market capitalization of $215.08 million and generates $91.21 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-4,950,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.13) on an earnings per share basis. Absolute Software employs 517 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Absolute Software?

Absolute Software's mailing address is 1400-1055 Dunsmuir St. PO Box 49211, Vancouver A1, V7X 1K8. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 604-730-9851 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Absolute Software (ALSWF)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  94 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  89 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  183
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Absolute Software and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ALSWF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ALSWF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
1 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Absolute Software in the last 12 months. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.002.002.002.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
0 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
2 Hold Rating(s)
1 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/A$6.6667
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/A5.38% upside

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF)

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/18/2017Canaccord GenuityDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
12/28/2016Imperial CapitalReiterated RatingOutperform$6.50View Rating Details
11/8/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector Perform$8.00 -> $7.50View Rating Details
11/8/2016National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingUnderperform$6.50 -> $6.00View Rating Details
5/13/2016CormarkReiterated RatingMarket PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/21/2016 forward)

Earnings

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF)

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF) Earnings Estimates

2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.04
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.08
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20181$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q4 20181$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q1 20191$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q2 20191$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q3 20191$0.02$0.02$0.02
Q4 20191$0.02$0.02$0.02

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS ALSWF) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/14/2018        
2/13/2018Q2 2018$0.01($0.01)$23.22 million$23.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/17/2017Q4 2017($0.05)$23.91 million$23.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2017Q3 2017($0.02)($0.01)$23.20 million$23.09 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/6/201712/31/2016($0.02)($0.05)$22.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2016Q1 2017($0.02)$22.49 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF) Dividend Information

Absolute Software pays an annual dividend of $0.25 per share, with a dividend yield of 4.71%. ALSWF's most recent quarterly dividend payment was Friday, February 23. Absolute Software pays out -192.31% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Most Recent Dividend:2/23/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.25
Dividend Yield:4.71%
Payout Ratio:-192.31% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
833.33% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
312.50% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF)

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/19/2018Quarterly$0.06404.95%2/1/20182/2/20182/23/2018
7/21/2017Quarterly$0.06208/2/20178/4/20178/25/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS ALSWF) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Absolute Software (OTCMKTS:ALSWF)

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS ALSWF) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Absolute Software (OTCMKTS ALSWF) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Absolute Software (ALSWF) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchAbsolute Software (ALSWF) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 12:01 AM
Absolute Software (ALSWF) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchAbsolute Software (ALSWF) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 5:00 PM
FY2018 Earnings Estimate for Absolute Software Issued By Imperial Capital (ALSWF)FY2018 Earnings Estimate for Absolute Software Issued By Imperial Capital (ALSWF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 2 at 1:11 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 9:37 AM
Absolute Software (ALSWF) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchAbsolute Software (ALSWF) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 14 at 4:20 PM
Absolute Software (ALSWF) Scheduled to Post Earnings on TuesdayAbsolute Software (ALSWF) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 6 at 5:32 AM
Absolute Software (ALSWF) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.06Absolute Software (ALSWF) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.06
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 27 at 8:54 AM
Absolute Software (ALSWF) Downgraded by Imperial CapitalAbsolute Software (ALSWF) Downgraded by Imperial Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 17 at 7:40 AM
Absolute Software Corp. :ALSWF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : November 29, 2017Absolute Software Corp. :ALSWF-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : November 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 10:49 AM
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www.bloomberg.com - November 28 at 4:13 PM
Absolute Software Corporation to Post Q3 2018 Earnings of $0.02 Per Share, Imperial Capital Forecasts (ALSWF)Absolute Software Corporation to Post Q3 2018 Earnings of $0.02 Per Share, Imperial Capital Forecasts (ALSWF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 12:44 AM
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www.cnbc.com - November 16 at 4:01 PM
Absolute and EVRY Sign Managed Service Provider and Reseller Agreements to Leverage Application Persistence for More Resilient Endpoint Security across Nordic RegionAbsolute and EVRY Sign Managed Service Provider and Reseller Agreements to Leverage Application Persistence for More Resilient Endpoint Security across Nordic Region
www.businesswire.com - November 16 at 11:02 AM
This VC Firm’s ‘Cyber Index’ Outperformed Nasdaq and S&P 500 by 2XThis VC Firm’s ‘Cyber Index’ Outperformed Nasdaq and S&P 500 by 2X
fortune.com - April 19 at 8:30 AM

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