American Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMSWA) President H Allan Dow sold 5,838 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $10.86, for a total value of $63,400.68. Following the completion of the transaction, the president now directly owns 39,466 shares in the company, valued at approximately $428,600.76. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

H Allan Dow also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, September 13th, H Allan Dow sold 4,222 shares of American Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.06, for a total value of $46,695.32.
  • On Monday, September 11th, H Allan Dow sold 1,409 shares of American Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.05, for a total value of $15,569.45.
  • On Tuesday, September 12th, H Allan Dow sold 3,547 shares of American Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.05, for a total value of $39,194.35.
  • On Friday, September 8th, H Allan Dow sold 3,790 shares of American Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.05, for a total value of $41,879.50.
  • On Wednesday, September 6th, H Allan Dow sold 3,282 shares of American Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.05, for a total value of $36,266.10.
  • On Tuesday, September 5th, H Allan Dow sold 7,989 shares of American Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.05, for a total value of $88,278.45.
  • On Friday, September 1st, H Allan Dow sold 5,995 shares of American Software stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $11.01, for a total value of $66,004.95.

American Software, Inc. (AMSWA) traded down 0.46% on Thursday, reaching $10.80. The company had a trading volume of 33,880 shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $321.05 million, a PE ratio of 20.81 and a beta of 0.76. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $10.11 and its 200-day moving average price is $10.44. American Software, Inc. has a 12-month low of $9.00 and a 12-month high of $12.10.

American Software (NASDAQ:AMSWA) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, June 23rd. The software maker reported $0.34 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.21 by $0.13. The company had revenue of $26.27 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $27.72 million. American Software had a net margin of 14.81% and a return on equity of 15.78%. Equities analysts expect that American Software, Inc. will post $0.35 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, December 4th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 10th will be issued a $0.11 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 9th. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.06%. American Software’s dividend payout ratio is currently 84.62%.

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A number of research analysts recently commented on AMSWA shares. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $12.25 target price on shares of American Software in a research note on Tuesday, June 20th. Zacks Investment Research cut American Software from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 28th. Finally, BidaskClub cut American Software from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th.

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Stifel Financial Corp increased its holdings in American Software by 0.8% in the 2nd quarter. Stifel Financial Corp now owns 72,729 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $748,000 after acquiring an additional 564 shares during the last quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP increased its holdings in American Software by 5.4% in the 2nd quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 13,615 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $140,000 after acquiring an additional 700 shares during the last quarter. American International Group Inc. increased its holdings in American Software by 6.9% in the 1st quarter. American International Group Inc. now owns 15,859 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $163,000 after acquiring an additional 1,027 shares during the last quarter. Martingale Asset Management L P increased its holdings in American Software by 1.4% in the 1st quarter. Martingale Asset Management L P now owns 78,109 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $803,000 after acquiring an additional 1,100 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Prudential Financial Inc. increased its holdings in American Software by 9.6% in the 1st quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 17,111 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $176,000 after acquiring an additional 1,500 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 74.71% of the company’s stock.

American Software Company Profile

American Software, Inc (American Software) develops, markets and supports a portfolio of software and services that delivers enterprise management, supply chain and retail planning solutions to the marketplace. The Company operates through three business segments: Supply Chain Management (SCM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Information Technology (IT) Consulting.

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