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How to buy Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR stock
Learn how to easily invest in Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR stock.
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR is an information technology services business based in the US. Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR shares (FORTY) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR employs 20,333 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $2.5 billion.
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Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR shares at a glance
|Latest market close||$84.50|
|52-week range||$83.44 - $140.88|
|50-day moving average||$100.52|
|200-day moving average||$103.14|
|Wall St. target price||N/A|
|Dividend yield||$0.78 (1.68%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$5.02|
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Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR price performance over time
|1 week (2022-09-19)||-6.84%|
|1 month (2022-08-26)||-17.57%|
|3 months (2022-06-27)||-12.62%|
|6 months (2022-03-25)||-20.21%|
|1 year (2021-09-27)||-15.56%|
|2 years (2020-09-24)||9.09%|
|3 years (2019-09-27)||32.45%|
|5 years (2017-09-26)||109.16%|
Is Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR stock undervalued or overvalued?
Valuing Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's P/E ratio
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 18x. In other words, Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR shares trade at around 18x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's EBITDA
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $317.6 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR financials
|Revenue TTM||$2.5 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||9.01%|
|Gross profit TTM||$563.9 million|
|Return on assets TTM||5.52%|
|Return on equity TTM||16.84%|
|Market capitalisation||$1.4 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR share dividends
Dividend payout ratio: 15.79% of net profits
Recently Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR has paid out, on average, around 15.79% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.68% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR shareholders could enjoy a 1.68% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's case, that would currently equate to about $0.78 per share.
While Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR is investing more in its future growth.
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's most recent dividend payout was on 5 May 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 10 April 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's shares have ranged in value from as little as $83.44 up to $140.8791. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's is 0.4796. This would suggest that Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR overview
Formula Systems (1985) Ltd. , through its subsidiaries, provides proprietary and non-proprietary software solutions, IT professional services, software product marketing and support, and computer infrastructure and integration solutions worldwide. The company offers computer and telecommunication infrastructure solutions; computer solutions to computer and communications infrastructures; cloud computing solutions; and database and big data services. It also provides customer relations management, computer systems management infrastructures, web world content management, database and data warehouse mining, application integration, database and system, data management, and software development tools; and professional training courses and advanced professional studies. In addition, it markets and sells computers and peripheral equipment to business customers; offers property and casualty insurance platforms, such as Sapiens, Sapiens CoreSuite, Sapiens IDITSuite, Sapiens PolicyPro, Sapiens BillingPro, Sapiens ClaimsPro, e-Tica, and Tia Enterprise; life, pension, and annuities platforms, including Sapiens CoreSuite, Sapiens UnderwritingPro, Sapiens ApplicationPro, Sapiens IllustrationPro, and Sapiens ConsolidationMaster; reinsurance software solutions comprising Sapiens ReinsuranceMaster, Sapiens ReinsurancePro, and Sapiens Reinsurance GO; and Sapiens platform for workers' compensation solutions. Further, the company provides financial and compliance solutions that include Sapiens FinancialPro, Sapiens Financial GO, and Sapiens StatementPro; Sapiens DECISION, a decision management platform; and technology-based solutions. Additionally, it offers application development and business process integration platforms; vertical software solutions; strategic consulting and outsourcing services; and professional services in various areas, as well as develops on-premise payroll software.
Frequently asked questionsWhat percentage of Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 13.659% of Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR shares are held by insiders and 3.916% by institutions. How many people work for Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR?
Latest data suggests 20,333 work at Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR. When does the fiscal year end for Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR?
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's fiscal year ends in December. Where is Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR based?
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's address is: Yahadut Canada 1 Street, Or Yehuda, Israel, 6037501 What is Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's ISIN number?
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's international securities identification number is: US3464141056 What is Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's CUSIP number?
Formula Systems 1985 Ltd ADR's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 346414105
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