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Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN)

Stock Price: $33.52 USD -0.55 (-1.61%)
Updated Oct 21, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 9.46B
Revenue (ttm) 1.60B
Net Income (ttm) 159.97M
Shares Out 282.30M
EPS (ttm) 0.52
PE Ratio 64.46
Forward PE 42.19
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a

Stock Quote

Trading Day Oct 21, 2020
Last Price $33.52
Previous Close $34.07
Change ($) -0.55
Change (%) -1.61%
Day's Open 34.25
Day's Range 33.38 - 34.53
Day's Volume 2,568,238
52-Week Range 13.51 - 35.65

More Stats

Market Cap 9.46B
Enterprise Value 10.78B
Earnings Date (est) Nov 23, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Shares Outstanding 282.30M
Float 278.62M
EPS (basic) 0.56
EPS (diluted) 0.52
FCF / Share 0.78
Dividend n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Earnings Yield 1.55%
FCF Yield 2.33%
Payout Ratio 418.60%
Shares Short 18.96M
Short Ratio 4.11
Short % of Float 6.81%
Beta 0.96
PE Ratio 64.46
Forward PE 42.19
P/FCF Ratio 42.94
PS Ratio 5.93
PB Ratio 8.29
Revenue 1.60B
Operating Income 138.94M
Net Income 159.97M
Free Cash Flow 220.38M
Net Cash -1.32B
Net Cash / Share -4.68
Gross Margin 59.49%
Operating Margin 8.70%
Profit Margin 10.00%
FCF Margin 13.80%
ROA 3.32%
ROE 11.34%
ROIC 5.60%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (8)

Buy 6
Overweight 0
Hold 2
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(4.00% upside)
Current: $33.52
Target: 34.86
*Average 12-month price target from 7 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-1.04%6.6%-11.33%0.92%0.4%3.67%12.34%25.23%17.86%-
Gross Profit1,0431,0179241,1191,1031,0811,0891,047819710
Operating Income133-11716.5113954.91-21.3648.4812652.5532.92
Net Income214-160-151-12.46-115-150-11520738.24-19.10
Shares Outstanding286291289292317317314306302287
Earnings Per Share0.74-0.55-0.52-0.04-0.36-0.47-0.370.650.12-0.07
EPS Growth-------441.67%--
Operating Cash Flow401444379566488358395473357296
Capital Expenditures-44.19-48.85-61.84-54.88-58.04-60.29-55.59-62.91-34.91-25.97
Free Cash Flow357396317511430298339410323270
Cash & Equivalents7484528445805375888471,130485546
Total Debt1,9362,1852,6172,4332,1082,1322,3542,116860859
Net Cash / Debt-1,189-1,734-1,773-1,853-1,571-1,544-1,507-986-375-313
Book Value2,1551,7171,9311,9312,2652,5822,6382,7282,4932,297
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Nuance Communications, Inc.
Country United States
Employees 8,100
CEO Mark D. Benjamin

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol NUAN
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Sector Technology
Industry Software—Application
Unique Identifier NASDAQ: NUAN
IPO Date December 11, 1995


Nuance Communications provides conversational artificial intelligence (AI) innovations that bring intelligence to everyday work and life. The company delivers solutions that understand, analyze, and respond to people - amplifying human intelligence to increase productivity and security. It offers customers high accuracy in automated speech recognition, natural language understanding capabilities, dialog and information management, biometric speaker authentication, text-to-speech, and domain knowledge along with professional services and implementation support. Its Healthcare segment provides clinical speech and clinical language understanding solutions that improve the clinical documentation process, from capturing the complete patient record to improving clinical documentation and quality measures for reimbursement. The company's Enterprise segment primarily engages in using speech, natural language understanding, and artificial intelligence to provide automated customer solutions and services for voice, mobile, Web, and messaging channels. Its Other segment provides voicemail transcription services to mobile operators. The company serves organizations across healthcare, financial services, telecommunications, government, and retail. Nuance Communications, Inc. markets and sells its solutions and technologies directly through sales force, as well as through a network of resellers, including system integrators, independent software vendors, value-added resellers, distributors, hardware vendors, telecommunications carriers, and e-commerce Website worldwide. Nuance Communications, Inc. has a strategic partnership with Mila to collaborate on research and advance work in machine learning. The company was formerly known as ScanSoft, Inc. and changed its name to Nuance Communications, Inc. in October 2005. Nuance Communications, Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts.