ANSS Stock Overview
ANSYS, Inc. develops and markets engineering simulation software and services worldwide.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$282.65|
|52 Week High||US$413.89|
|52 Week Low||US$225.92|
|1 Month Change||13.22%|
|3 Month Change||12.77%|
|1 Year Change||-23.94%|
|3 Year Change||36.52%|
|5 Year Change||125.69%|
|Change since IPO||9,420.84%|
Recent News & Updates
|ANSS||US Software||US Market|
Return vs Industry: ANSS underperformed the US Software industry which returned -17.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ANSS underperformed the US Market which returned -12.9% over the past year.
|ANSS Average Weekly Movement||6.2%|
|Software Industry Average Movement||10.7%|
|Market Average Movement||7.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||17.1%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.2%|
Stable Share Price: ANSS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ANSS's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
ANSYS, Inc. develops and markets engineering simulation software and services worldwide. It offers ANSYS Workbench, a framework upon which its multiphysics engineering simulation technologies are built and enables engineers to simulate the interactions between structures, heat transfer, fluids, electronics, and optical elements in a unified engineering simulation environment; high-performance computing product suite; power analysis and optimization software suite that manages the power budget, power delivery integrity, and power-induced noise in an electronic design; and structural analysis product suite that provides simulation tools for product design and optimization. The company also provides electronics product suite that offers field simulation software for designing electronic and electromechanical products; SCADE product suite, a solution for embedded software simulation, code production, and automated certification; fluids product suite that enables modeling of fluid flow and other related physical phenomena; Ansys Granta products to give access to material intelligence; photonic design and simulation tools; and optical sensor and closed-loop, and real-time simulation, as well as safety-certified embedded software solutions.
ANSYS Fundamentals Summary
|ANSS fundamental statistics|
Is ANSS overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ANSS income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$193.52m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||5.26|
|Net Profit Margin||22.96%|
How did ANSS perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is ANSS undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for ANSS?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is ANSS's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does ANSS's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|ANSS PE Ratio vs Peers|
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Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: ANSS is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (53.7x) compared to the peer average (93.9x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does ANSS's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Software Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: ANSS is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (53.7x) compared to the US Software industry average (44.9x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is ANSS's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||53.7x|
|Fair PE Ratio||36.1x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: ANSS is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (53.7x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (36.1x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of ANSS when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: ANSS ($282.65) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($297.08)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ANSS is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Target price is less than 20% higher than the current share price.
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How is ANSYS forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?
Future Growth Score3/6
Future Growth Score 3/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ANSS's forecast earnings growth (14% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: ANSS's earnings (14% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (12.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ANSS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ANSS's revenue (8.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ANSS's revenue (8.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ANSS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.6%).
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How has ANSYS performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ANSS has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ANSS's current net profit margins (23%) are lower than last year (25.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ANSS's earnings have grown by 10.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ANSS's earnings growth over the past year (0.2%) is below its 5-year average (10.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ANSS earnings growth over the past year (0.2%) underperformed the Software industry 18.5%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ANSS's Return on Equity (10.3%) is considered low.
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How is ANSYS's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ANSS's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($624.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: ANSS's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ANSS's net debt to equity ratio (5.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if ANSS's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ANSS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (78.2%).
Interest Coverage: ANSS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (49x coverage).
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What is ANSYS current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ANSS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ANSS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ANSS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ANSS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as ANSS has not reported any payouts.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ajei Gopal (60 yo)
Dr. Ajei S. Gopal, Ph D., had been an Independent Director of Citrix Systems, Inc. since September 20, 2017 until October 4, 2021. He has been the Chief Executive Officer of Ansys, Inc. since January 1, 20...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ajei's total compensation ($USD18.26M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD12.96M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ajei's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: ANSS's management team is considered experienced (3.6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ANSS's board of directors are considered experienced (4.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ANSS insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
ANSYS, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ANSYS, Inc.
- Ticker: ANSS
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1970
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Implied Market Cap: US$24.610b
- Shares outstanding: 87.07m
- Website: https://www.ansys.com
Number of Employees
- ANSYS, Inc.
- 2600 ANSYS Drive
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/08/08 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/08/08 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.