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ABST - Absolute Software Share Price

$11.4 0.0  0.2%

Last Trade - 20/10/21

Mid Cap
Market Cap £411.3m
Enterprise Value £318.2m
Revenue £87.6m
Position in Universe 3578th / 7242
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Year End 30th Jun 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022E 2023E CAGR / Avg
88.8 91.2 93.6 98.9 104.7 120.8 205.3 235.1 +6.3%
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the fiscal year ended 30 June 2021, AbsoluteSoftware Corp revenues increased 15% to $120.8M. Net incomedecreased 65% to $3.7M. Revenues reflect Cloud servicessegment increase of 17% to $112.4M, Managed professionalservices segment increase of 10% to $4.6M, United Statessegment increase of 13% to $101M, Rest Of World segmentincrease of 40% to $18M.
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Profile Summary

Absolute Software Corporation is engaged in the development, marketing and support of endpoint security and data risk management solutions to commercial, healthcare, education and government customers. The Company operates through Data and Device Security segment. The Company offers solutions for devices, such as computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones. The Company's solutions are delivered in a software as a service (SaaS) business model. The Company's solutions and technology include Absolute Data and Device Security (Absolute DDS), which enables customers to secure endpoints, asses risk and respond to security threats; Persistence Technology, and Persistence Services. The Company's Absolute DDS enables customers to monitor the security posture of their computing endpoints and respond to security threats. With Absolute DDS, customers can define security alerts based on changes in device attributes, such as software, data, hardware and users.

Last Annual June 30th, 2021
Last Interim June 30th, 2021
Incorporated November 24, 1993
Public Since March 28, 2000
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 535
Sector Technology
Industry Software & IT Services
Index Nasdaq Composite ,
Exchange NASDAQ Global Select Market (Dual Listing)
Shares in Issue 49,704,113
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Frequently Asked Questions for Absolute Software
What is the Absolute Software share price?

As of 20/10/21, shares in Absolute Software are trading at $11.4, giving the company a market capitalisation of £411.3m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Absolute Software share price performed this year?

Shares in Absolute Software are currently trading at $11.4 and the price has moved by -17.18% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Absolute Software price has moved by -36.44% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Absolute Software?

There are no analysts currently covering Absolute Software.

When will Absolute Software next release its financial results?

Absolute Software is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2022-06-30
What is the Absolute Software dividend yield?

The Absolute Software dividend yield is 2.27% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Absolute Software pay a dividend?

Last year, Absolute Software paid a total dividend of 0.26, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 2.27%. Looking ahead, Absolute Software has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Absolute Software next pay dividends?

Absolute Software has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Absolute Software shares is currently 2.27%.

How do I buy Absolute Software shares?

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What is the market cap of Absolute Software?

Shares in Absolute Software are currently trading at $11.4, giving the company a market capitalisation of £411.3m.

Where are Absolute Software shares listed? Where are Absolute Software shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Absolute Software:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NSQ
Ticker Symbol: ABST
What kind of share is Absolute Software?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Absolute Software is currently classified as a Falling Star. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Absolute Software share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Absolute Software are currently priced at $11.4. At that level they are trading at 37.52% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Absolute Software currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 0.187 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Absolute Software share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Absolute Software. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -26.06%. At the current price of $11.4, shares in Absolute Software are trading at -15.56% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Absolute Software PE Ratio?

The Absolute Software PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 0.152k. The shares are currently trading at $11.4.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Absolute Software?

Absolute Software's management team is headed by:

Daniel Ryan - NEC
Gregory Monahan - IND
Salvatore Visca - IND
Sean Maxwell - OTH
Christy Wyatt - PRE
Lynn Atchison - IND
Dianne Lapierre - CIO
Nicholas Van Someren - CTO
Steven Gatoff - CFO
Matt Schoenfeld - OTH
Edward Choi - SVP
William Morris - EVP
Ameer Karim - EVP
Andre Mintz - DRC
Who are the major shareholders of Absolute Software?

Here are the top five shareholders of Absolute Software based on the size of their shareholding:

Trigran Investments, Inc. Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 9.83% (4.89m shares)
Stadium Capital Management, LLC Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 8.31% (4.13m shares)
L&G Cyber Security UCITS ETF Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 6.26% (3.11m shares)
Connor, Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 5.99% (2.98m shares)
Edenbrook Capital, LLC Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 5.73% (2.85m shares)
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