Absolute Software Company Profile (TSE:ABT)

About Absolute Software

Absolute Software logoAbsolute Software Corporation is a Canada-based enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of endpoint security and data risk management solutions to commercial, education and government customers. The Company operates through Data and Device Security (DDS) segment. The Company's principal business activities are the development, marketing, and support of endpoint security and data risk management solutions for computing devices, such as desktops, laptops, tablets and smartphones. The Company's solutions include remote data and device security, powered by its Persistence technology. Its consumer business consists of sales of its consumer-branded product suite. The Company's DDS enables customers to monitor the security posture of their computing endpoints, both on and off of their corporate network. The Company offers its services through original equipment manufacturer (OEM) partners, as well as through distributors and resellers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: ABT
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $7.21
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $7.76
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $6.93
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 30.96
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $276.45M
  • Outstanding Shares: 38,827,000
Additional Links:

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Absolute Software (TSE:ABT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$9.00

Analysts' Ratings History for Absolute Software (TSE:ABT)
Show:
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/23/2016Imperial CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperformC$6.00 -> C$7.00View Rating Details
8/22/2016ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformC$8.50 -> C$8.00View Rating Details
8/22/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket PerformC$9.00 -> C$8.50View Rating Details
6/1/2016Cantor FitzgeraldLower Price TargetBuyC$11.00 -> C$10.50View Rating Details
5/11/2016Paradigm CapitalBoost Price TargetC$9.00 -> C$10.00View Rating Details
5/11/2016CormarkDowngradeBuy -> Market PerformView Rating Details
2/3/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyC$9.00 -> C$10.00View Rating Details
8/19/2015Pi FinancialBoost Price TargetNeutralC$9.00 -> C$9.50View Rating Details
7/18/2015TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$12.00 -> C$11.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Absolute Software (TSE:ABT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2016        
8/19/2014$0.02$0.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014$0.02$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2014Q2 14$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Absolute Software (TSE:ABT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.02 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q2 20163$0.01$0.03$0.02
Q3 20163$0.03$0.06$0.04
Q4 20163$0.03$0.07$0.05
Q1 20172$0.04$0.06$0.05
Q2 20172$0.01$0.03$0.02
Q3 20172$0.03$0.06$0.05
Q4 20172$0.03$0.06$0.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Absolute Software (TSE:ABT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/4/2015QuarterlyC$0.072.81%5/4/20155/27/20155/27/2015
2/4/2015QuarterlyC$0.073.28%2/4/20152/27/20152/27/2015
10/27/2014quarterlyC$0.074.07%11/5/201411/7/201411/28/2014
7/29/2014quarterlyC$0.063.55%8/5/20148/7/20148/28/2014
4/25/2014quarterlyC$0.063.49%5/5/20145/7/20145/28/2014
1/27/2014quarterlyC$0.063.36%2/5/20142/7/20142/28/2014
10/22/2013quarterlyC$0.0611/7/201311/28/2013
7/16/2013quarterlyC$0.058/7/20138/28/2013
4/16/2013quarterlyC$0.055/7/20135/28/2013
1/11/2013quarterlyC$0.052/7/20132/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Absolute Software (TSE:ABT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/21/2016Eric Stuart RosenfeldDirectorBuy36,400C$6.56C$238,784.00
3/18/2016Gregory Rush MonahanDirectorBuy3,100C$6.34C$19,654.00
3/15/2016Gregory Rush MonahanDirectorBuy14,000C$6.98C$97,720.00
3/8/2016Gregory Rush MonahanDirectorBuy10,000C$6.99C$69,890.00
3/1/2016Gregory Rush MonahanDirectorBuy600C$6.97C$4,182.00
2/11/2016Gregory Rush MonahanDirectorBuy2,000C$5.95C$11,894.00
2/10/2016Gregory Rush MonahanDirectorBuy5,000C$6.06C$30,300.00
2/9/2016Eric Stuart RosenfeldDirectorBuy10,000C$5.84C$58,400.00
2/8/2016Eric Stuart RosenfeldDirectorBuy27,900C$5.94C$165,698.10
2/5/2016Eric Stuart RosenfeldDirectorBuy27,500C$6.00C$164,945.00
12/15/2015J. Ian GiffenDirectorBuy5,000C$0.00C$0.00
12/3/2015J. Ian GiffenDirectorBuy5,000C$0.00C$0.00
11/26/2015Errol OlsenInsiderSell7,500C$8.63C$64,725.00
3/20/2015Martin BestmannInsiderSell18,100C$0.00C$0.00
3/19/2015Martin BestmannInsiderSell2,700C$0.00C$0.00
3/4/2015Martin BestmannInsiderSell20,000C$0.00C$0.00
3/2/2015Martin BestmannInsiderSell15,500C$0.00C$0.00
2/26/2015Martin BestmannInsiderSell15,000C$0.00C$0.00
2/23/2015Martin BestmannInsiderSell30,000C$0.00C$0.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Absolute Software (TSE:ABT)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ABT.TO earnings conference call or presentation 19-Aug-16 8:30pm GMT (TSE:ABT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 3:17 PM
News IconBuemi tops opening day of collective Formula E testing - NBC Sports - Motorsports (blog) (TSE:ABT)
motorsports.nbcsports.com - August 23 at 8:35 PM
News IconAbsolute Reports Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results - Reports Continued Acceleration in Revenue Growth (TSE:ABT)
www.bctechnology.com - August 23 at 3:13 PM
capitalcube.com logoAbsolute Software Corp. :ABT-CA: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : August 23, 2016 (TSE:ABT)
www.capitalcube.com - August 23 at 9:52 AM
newswire.ca logoAbsolute Reports Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results - Canada NewsWire (press release) (TSE:ABT)
www.newswire.ca - August 20 at 3:18 PM
4-traders.com logoAbsolute Software : Wins Multi-Million Dollar License Agreement with Top 50 Fortune 500 Manufacturer (TSE:ABT)
www.4-traders.com - August 20 at 8:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAbsolute Reports Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results - Yahoo Finance (TSE:ABT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 8:16 PM
stockhouse.com logoAbsolute Reports Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results - Stockhouse (TSE:ABT)
www.stockhouse.com - August 19 at 11:30 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Absolute Software Corp Earnings Release - 07:00 am ET (TSE:ABT)
biz.yahoo.com - August 19 at 11:30 AM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute Reports Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - August 19 at 11:30 AM
News IconAbsolute Wins Multi-Million Dollar License Agreement with Top 50 Fortune 500 Manufacturer - Montreal Gazette (TSE:ABT)
www.montrealgazette.com - August 18 at 8:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAbsolute Wins Multi-Million Dollar License Agreement with Top 50 Fortune 500 Manufacturer (TSE:ABT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 8:40 PM
baystreet.ca logoResearch Reports Initiated on Tech Stocks Mitel Networks, Spectra7 Microsystems, Absolute Software, and MacDonald ... - Baystreet.ca (TSE:ABT)
www.baystreet.ca - August 12 at 11:49 AM
News IconAbsolute Detects At-Risk Data Stored on Shadow IT Cloud Applications (TSE:ABT)
www.pressreleasepoint.com - August 11 at 12:09 PM
News IconAbsolute Detects At-Risk Data Stored on 'Shadow IT' Cloud Applications - Montreal Gazette (TSE:ABT)
www.montrealgazette.com - August 10 at 3:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAbsolute Detects At-Risk Data Stored on 'Shadow IT' Cloud Applications (TSE:ABT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 3:25 PM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute Detects At-Risk Data Stored on ‘Shadow IT’ Cloud Applications (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - August 10 at 11:49 AM
News IconAbsolute to Host Conference Call for Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results - Edmonton Journal (TSE:ABT)
www.edmontonjournal.com - August 6 at 3:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAbsolute to Host Conference Call for Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results - Yahoo Finance (TSE:ABT)
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 3:13 PM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute to Host Conference Call for Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Financial Results (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - August 5 at 11:37 AM
businesswire.com logoFitch Affirms City of Winston-Salem NC's GOs at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable - Business Wire (press release) (TSE:ABT)
www.businesswire.com - July 28 at 3:23 PM
4-traders.com logoAbsolute Software : to Present at the 2016 Canaccord Growth Conference (TSE:ABT)
www.4-traders.com - July 27 at 11:54 AM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute to Present at the 2016 Canaccord Growth Conference (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - July 27 at 9:08 AM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute Embeds Persistence Technology on Lenovo Tab3 10 Business Tablet (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - July 13 at 7:23 AM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute Delivers Real-Time Endpoint Security Intelligence with HPE Security ArcSight Interoperability (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - July 12 at 7:23 AM
News IconParadigm Capital unveils top picks for third quarter of 2016 (TSE:ABT)
www.cantechletter.com - July 8 at 11:18 AM
capitalcube.com logoAbsolute Software Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ABT-CA : June 28, 2016 (TSE:ABT)
www.capitalcube.com - June 28 at 10:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBSM Technologies Inc. Announces Changes to Board of Directors (TSE:ABT)
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 7:00 AM
News IconSecurity software consolidation good for Absolute Software, says Industrial Alliance (TSE:ABT)
www.cantechletter.com - June 15 at 8:20 PM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute to Showcase Endpoint Data Discovery at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - June 7 at 7:28 AM
capitalcube.com logoAbsolute Software Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ABT-CA : May 26, 2016 (TSE:ABT)
www.capitalcube.com - May 26 at 8:45 AM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute Embeds Persistence Technology in Microsoft Surface 3 Devices (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - May 26 at 7:27 AM
capitalcube.com logoAbsolute Software Corp. :ABT-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers (TSE:ABT)
www.capitalcube.com - May 13 at 10:14 AM
stockhouse.com logoAbsolute Reports Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Results - Stockhouse (TSE:ABT)
www.stockhouse.com - May 12 at 4:34 AM
News IconInvestment Analysts' Price Target Changes for May, 11th (ABT, ABX, ACR.UN, AEI, AEM, ARIA, CKE, CQE, CRT.UN ... - Washington News Wire (TSE:ABT)
washingtonnewswire.com - May 11 at 6:17 PM
News IconAnalysts' Downgrades for May, 11th (ABT, ADN, ALGN, ASTE, BIOS, CKE, CLF, CSCO, CTSH, DV) - Washington News Wire (TSE:ABT)
washingtonnewswire.com - May 11 at 6:17 PM
News IconAbsolute Software (ABT) Downgraded by Cormark to “Market Perform” - Washington News Wire (TSE:ABT)
washingtonnewswire.com - May 11 at 6:17 PM
newswire.ca logoAbsolute Reports Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Results - Canada NewsWire (press release) (TSE:ABT)
www.newswire.ca - May 10 at 6:08 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Absolute Software Corp Earnings Release - 07:00 am ET (TSE:ABT)
biz.yahoo.com - May 10 at 7:07 AM
News IconSeptember 2015 - Press Telegraph (TSE:ABT)
presstelegraph.com - May 9 at 11:10 PM
News IconAbsolute Enhances Education Solution with Chromebook MTM Extension - Newswire Today (press release) (TSE:ABT)
www.newswiretoday.com - May 7 at 4:20 AM
News IconAbsolute Enhances Education Solution with Chromebook MTM Extension - Montreal Gazette (TSE:ABT)
www.montrealgazette.com - May 6 at 6:05 PM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute Enhances Education Solution with Chromebook MTM Extension (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - May 5 at 4:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoAbsolute Software Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ABT-CA : May 4, 2016 (TSE:ABT)
www.capitalcube.com - May 4 at 9:22 AM
News IconAre Analysts Bullish Absolute Software (TSE:ABT) After Last Week? - B.O.D.Y Confidential (TSE:ABT)
www.bodyconfidential.com - April 30 at 6:04 PM
stockhouse.com logoAbsolute Endpoint Data Discovery Confronts Insider Threats - Stockhouse (TSE:ABT)
www.stockhouse.com - April 29 at 4:44 AM
News IconAbsolute Endpoint Data Discovery Confronts Insider Threats - Montreal Gazette (TSE:ABT)
www.montrealgazette.com - April 28 at 6:28 PM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute Endpoint Data Discovery Confronts Insider Threats (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - April 28 at 7:22 AM
News IconAbsolute Software should recover this year, says Industrial Alliance - Cantech Letter (TSE:ABT)
www.cantechletter.com - April 27 at 6:26 PM
publicnow.com logoAbsolute to Host Conference Call for Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results (TSE:ABT)
www.publicnow.com - April 26 at 7:06 AM

Social

Absolute Software (TSE:ABT) Chart for Wednesday, August, 24, 2016


Last Updated on 8/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff