SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. provides software products and software-enabled services to financial services and healthcare industries in the United States, Canada, rest of the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and Japan.
Solid track record and good value.
Share Price & News
How has SS&C Technologies Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WGSA has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: WGSA underperformed the German Software industry which returned 38% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WGSA underperformed the German Market which returned 14.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SS&C Technologies Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is SS&C Technologies Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: WGSA (€60) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€84.69)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WGSA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WGSA is good value based on its PE Ratio (37.3x) compared to the Software industry average (45.5x).
PE vs Market: WGSA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (37.3x) compared to the German market (20.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: WGSA is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WGSA is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.2x) compared to the DE Software industry average (3.2x).
How is SS&C Technologies Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: WGSA's forecast earnings growth (13.7% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: WGSA's earnings (13.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (13.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: WGSA's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: WGSA's revenue (3.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: WGSA's revenue (3.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: WGSA's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.7%).
How has SS&C Technologies Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WGSA has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: WGSA's current net profit margins (9.5%) are higher than last year (3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WGSA's earnings have grown significantly by 29.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: WGSA's earnings growth over the past year (324.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (29.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: WGSA earnings growth over the past year (324.9%) exceeded the Software industry 14.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: WGSA's Return on Equity (8.6%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is SS&C Technologies Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WGSA's short term assets ($2.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.8B).
Long Term Liabilities: WGSA's short term assets ($2.8B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($8.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WGSA's debt to equity ratio (138.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: WGSA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 46% to 138.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: WGSA's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (18.7%).
Interest Coverage: WGSA's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.3x coverage).
Inventory Level: WGSA has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: WGSA's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.4x debt).
What is SS&C Technologies Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: WGSA's dividend (0.77%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.32%).
High Dividend: WGSA's dividend (0.77%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.63%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, WGSA has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: WGSA's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (24.5%), WGSA's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: WGSA's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (11.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Bill Stone (64yo)
Mr. William C. Stone, also known as Bill, has been the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors of SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. and SS&C Technologies, Inc. since 1986. Mr. Stone f ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Bill's total compensation ($USD15.86M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD4.31M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Bill's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|President & COO||0yrs||US$8.73m||0.020% $3.0m|
|Senior VP & CFO||17.5yrs||US$3.98m||no data|
|Senior VP||2yrs||US$8.55m||0.00016% $24.2k|
|Chief Technology Officer||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Global Head of Sales||0.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Development Officer||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of SS&C GlobeOp Canada||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Enterprise Risk||9yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: WGSA's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.5 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||9.8yrs||US$75.52k||0.024% $3.7m|
|Vice Chairman||1.5yrs||US$2.55m||0.091% $13.8m|
|Independent Director||4.3yrs||US$75.52k||0.0012% $180.1k|
|Independent Director||6.3yrs||US$68.02k||no data|
|Independent Director||8.9yrs||US$75.52k||0.013% $1.9m|
|Independent Director||5.7yrs||US$68.02k||0.034% $5.2m|
Experienced Board: WGSA's board of directors are considered experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: WGSA insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 8.8%.
SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc.
- Ticker: WGSA
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1986
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$16.343b
- Listing Market Cap: US$15.138b
- Shares outstanding: 252.71m
- Website: https://www.ssctech.com
Number of Employees
- SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc.
- 80 Lamberton Road
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SSNC||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||New Common Stock||US||USD||Mar 2010|
|WGSA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||New Common Stock||DE||EUR||Mar 2010|
|0L1G||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||New Common Stock||GB||USD||Mar 2010|
|SSNC *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||New Common Stock||MX||MXN||Mar 2010|
SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. provides software products and software-enabled services to financial services and healthcare industries in the United States, Canada, rest of the Americas, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and Japan. The company’s products and services allow its clients to automate and integrate front-office functions, such as trading and modeling; middle-office functions, including portfolio management and reporting; and back-office functions comprising accounting, transfer agency, compliance, regulatory services, performance measurement, reconciliation, reporting, processing, and clearing. It provides solutions to clients in institutional asset and wealth management, alternative investment management, brokerage, retirement, financial advisory, and financial institutions vertical markets, commercial lenders, real estate investment trusts, corporate treasury groups, insurance companies, pension funds, municipal finance groups, and real estate property managers. The company also offers health care solutions, such as claims adjudication, benefit management, care management, and business intelligence services to health care industry that include pharmacy, healthcare administration, and health optimization solutions, as well as provides professional and products support services. SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/02/19 22:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/19 00:00|
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