How to buy Verint Systems shares

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Verint Systems Inc is a software-infrastructure business based in the US. Verint Systems shares (VRNT.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Verint Systems employs 6,200 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.3 billion.

How to buy shares in Verint Systems

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: VRNT in this case.
  5. Research Verint Systems shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Verint Systems shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes.

Verint Systems share price

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Verint Systems shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-23.
Latest market close$N/A
52-week range$32.435 - $74.98
50-day moving average $65.3576
200-day moving average $52.8246
Wall St. target price$72.86
PE ratio 379.8947
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.19
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Interactive Investor stocks and shares ISA
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£119.88
£7.99
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Moneyfarm stocks and shares ISA
£1500
0.75%
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£100
0.45%
£11.95
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0.75%
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£100 or £20 a month
0.61%
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Interactive Investor Pension
Any lump sum or £25 a month
Over 3,000 funds
£10/month
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Moneyfarm Pension
£1,500 (initial investment)
7 funds
0.35%-0.75%
Moneyfarm has pensions that are matched against your risk appetite, goals and planned retirement date. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell Pension
£1,000
Over 2,000 funds
0.05-0.25%
AJ Bell has two different pension options, a self managed pension and one that is managed for you. Capital at risk.
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No minimum
7 funds
0.5% - 0.95%
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£100 or £25 a month
2,500 funds
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Saxo Markets Pension
£10
Over 11,000 funds
No annual fee
Saxo Markets gives flexibility and control over your investment strategy. Capital at risk.
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Penfold
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4 portfolios
0.75-0.88%
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£1
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0.15% - 0.45% charged monthly
Manage your money with an easy-to-use Moneybox app. Capital at risk.
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Is it a good time to buy Verint Systems stock?

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Is Verint Systems under- or over-valued?

Valuing Verint Systems stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Verint Systems's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Verint Systems's P/E ratio

Verint Systems's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 380x. In other words, Verint Systems shares trade at around 380x recent earnings.

That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.

Verint Systems's PEG ratio

Verint Systems's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.4901. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Verint Systems's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Verint Systems's EBITDA

Verint Systems's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $187.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Verint Systems's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Verint Systems financials

Revenue TTM $1.3 billion
Operating margin TTM 9.17%
Gross profit TTM $863.9 million
Return on assets TTM 2.37%
Return on equity TTM 1.79%
Profit margin 1.39%
Book value $19.056
Market capitalisation $5 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Verint Systems shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "VRNT.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 2.1 million Verint Systems shares held short by investors – that's known as Verint Systems's "short interest". This figure is 34.4% up from 1.5 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Verint Systems shares can be evaluated.

Verint Systems's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Verint Systems's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Verint Systems shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Verint Systems shares traded daily (recently around 489261.04513064). Verint Systems's SIR currently stands at 4.21. In other words for every 100,000 Verint Systems shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4210 shares are currently held short.

However Verint Systems's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Verint Systems shares, or, against the total number of tradable Verint Systems shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Verint Systems's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Verint Systems shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0356% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Verint Systems shares, roughly 36 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Verint Systems.

Find out more about how you can short Verint Systems stock.

Verint Systems share dividends

We're not expecting Verint Systems to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Verint Systems share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Verint Systems's shares have ranged in value from as little as $32.435 up to $74.98. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

VRNT.US volatility(beta: 0.88)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Verint Systems's is 0.8829. This would suggest that Verint Systems's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

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Verint Systems overview

Verint Systems Inc. provides actionable intelligence solutions worldwide. It operates through Customer Engagement and Cyber Intelligence segments. The company offers Workforce Forecasting and Scheduling for management of workforce scheduling in contact centers, back office operations, and branches; Verint Mobile apps that deliver work-life balance ownership to employees and managers on-the-go; Knowledge Management solution for reduce training time, increase first call resolution, and improve customer satisfaction scores; Virtual Assistant, which provides automated and real-time support for the employee; Verint Real-Time Analytics that surfaces contextual guidance to an employee; Verint Robotic Process Automation solutions; and Verint Employee Desktop that unifies disparate applications on an employee's desktop. It also offers Verint Recording for capturing customer interactions across voice and digital channels; Verint Automated Quality Management products that automate the quality process from scoring evaluations to assigning coaching; Verint Performance Management, which triggers automated workflows; Verint Interaction Analytics to reduce cost by identifying operational process challenges; Verint Desktop and Process Analytics; Verint Work Manager; and Verint Performance Management solutions. In addition, the company provides Intelligent Virtual Assistant; Web Self-Service that enable customers to self-serve on the web or via their mobile devices; Communities, which enable organizations to manage online communities for their employees, customers, and partners; Verint Experience Cloud that connects siloes of customer experience data to identify problems, predict outcomes, and drive actions; Omni-Channel Recording, which captures customer interaction data; compliance recording that supports compliance audits and the avoidance of fines; and Fraud Prevention And Cyber Intelligence Solutions. The company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Melville, New York.

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