ANSYS, Inc. (ANSS) Analysts See $0.91 EPS

October 14, 2018 - By Nellie Frank

ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.08, from 0.86 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 31 investors sold ANSYS, Inc. shares while 175 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 131 raised stakes. 77.77 million shares or 2.76% more from 75.68 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Aperio Grp Inc Limited Liability Com reported 42,850 shares. Laurion Cap Management Limited Partnership invested in 3,700 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Brown Mgmt Ltd has 2.49M shares. Endurance Wealth Management holds 0.01% in ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) or 405 shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mngmt Communication reported 0.04% in ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS). One Association, New York-based fund reported 1,227 shares. Fiera reported 0% stake. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv Corporation holds 41,300 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers holds 0.06% or 170,045 shares in its portfolio. Strs Ohio holds 13,980 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Old Mutual Invsts (Uk) Limited stated it has 717,801 shares. Moreover, Los Angeles Mgmt & Equity Rech Incorporated has 0.12% invested in ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS). Mitsubishi Ufj accumulated 189,855 shares. 1,488 were accumulated by Keybank Association Oh. 134,595 are owned by Echo Street Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company.

Since April 28, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 9 sales for $19.92 million activity. Emswiler Shane sold $657,224 worth of ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) on Tuesday, September 4. CASHMAN JAMES E III sold 25,000 shares worth $4.42 million. $47,958 worth of ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) was sold by GALLIMORE ALEC D.. SCHERER BARBARA VAUGHN also sold $461,327 worth of ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) on Thursday, September 13. ZACK MATTHEW C. had sold 1,222 shares worth $199,149 on Saturday, April 28.

Analysts expect ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) to report $0.91 EPS on November, 7.They anticipate $0.03 EPS change or 3.41 % from last quarter’s $0.88 EPS. ANSS’s profit would be $76.71M giving it 43.65 P/E if the $0.91 EPS is correct. After having $1.16 EPS previously, ANSYS, Inc.’s analysts see -21.55 % EPS growth. The stock increased 3.51% or $5.39 during the last trading session, reaching $158.9. About 879,420 shares traded or 91.67% up from the average. ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) has risen 42.03% since October 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.41% the S&P500.

ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) Ratings Coverage

Among 7 analysts covering Ansys (NASDAQ:ANSS), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Ansys had 7 analyst reports since May 3, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by MUFG Securities Americas Inc given on Thursday, May 3. As per Tuesday, October 9, the company rating was reinitiated by William Blair. Goldman Sachs upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $20700 target in Wednesday, June 20 report. The stock of ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) has “Underweight” rating given on Wednesday, August 8 by Barclays Capital. On Monday, June 25 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy”. As per Friday, May 4, the company rating was maintained by Berenberg.

ANSYS, Inc. develops and markets engineering simulation software and services used by engineers, designers, researchers, and students in the aerospace and defense, automotive, industrial equipment, electronics, biomedical, energy, materials and chemical processing, and semiconductors industries and academia worldwide. The company has market cap of $13.40 billion. The firm offers ANSYS Workbench, a framework upon which the company's engineering simulation technologies are built; ANSYS Engineering Knowledge Manager, a solution for simulation process and data management challenges; and high-performance computing product suite that delivers cross-physics parallel processing capabilities for simulation software. It has a 45.3 P/E ratio. It also offers geometry handling solutions; meshing technology that transforms a physical model into a mathematical model; structural analysis product suite for product design and optimization; explicit dynamics product suite that simulates events; and composite analysis and optimization technology, as well as customization services.

Another recent and important ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS) news was published by Bizjournals.com which published an article titled: “Ansys hires new CTO” on October 11, 2018.

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