ACI Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACIW) – Research analysts at First Analysis issued their Q4 2017 earnings estimates for ACI Worldwide in a research report issued on Sunday. First Analysis analyst L. Berlin expects that the technology company will post earnings per share of $0.49 for the quarter. First Analysis also issued estimates for ACI Worldwide’s Q1 2018 earnings at $0.01 EPS and Q2 2018 earnings at $0.02 EPS.

Several other analysts have also issued reports on ACIW. Zacks Investment Research lowered ACI Worldwide from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 26th. BidaskClub upgraded ACI Worldwide from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, August 14th. Finally, DA Davidson began coverage on ACI Worldwide in a research note on Thursday, August 31st. They issued a “buy” rating and a $26.00 target price on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $26.00.

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW) opened at $22.42 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.87, a current ratio of 1.16 and a quick ratio of 1.16. ACI Worldwide has a 1 year low of $17.80 and a 1 year high of $25.00. The firm has a market capitalization of $2,652.62, a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.07, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 4.14 and a beta of 1.30.

In other ACI Worldwide news, Director James Mcgroddy sold 30,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.07, for a total value of $692,100.00. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 88,896 shares in the company, valued at $2,050,830.72. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Insiders own 4.20% of the company’s stock.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. Teachers Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of ACI Worldwide by 1.8% during the 1st quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 197,864 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $4,232,000 after purchasing an additional 3,500 shares during the period. Capstone Asset Management Co. raised its stake in shares of ACI Worldwide by 0.7% during the 2nd quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 10,377 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $232,000 after purchasing an additional 70 shares during the period. Aperio Group LLC raised its stake in shares of ACI Worldwide by 39.2% during the 2nd quarter. Aperio Group LLC now owns 40,498 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $906,000 after purchasing an additional 11,401 shares during the period. State Treasurer State of Michigan raised its stake in shares of ACI Worldwide by 2.1% during the 2nd quarter. State Treasurer State of Michigan now owns 48,650 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $1,088,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000 shares during the period. Finally, Russell Investments Group Ltd. raised its stake in shares of ACI Worldwide by 7.8% during the 2nd quarter. Russell Investments Group Ltd. now owns 558,301 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $12,489,000 after purchasing an additional 40,179 shares during the period.

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ACI Worldwide Company Profile

ACI Worldwide, Inc develops, markets, installs and supports a line of software products and services primarily focused on facilitating electronic payments. The Company also distributes or acts as a sales agent for software developed by third parties. Its products and services are used principally by financial institutions, retailers, billers and electronic payment processors, both in domestic and international markets.

Earnings History and Estimates for ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ:ACIW)

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