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Last C$9.13 CAD
Change Today +0.08 / 0.88%
Volume 83.0K
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absolute software corporatio (ABT) Snapshot

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C$8.99
Previous Close
C$9.05
Day High
C$9.27
Day Low
C$8.81
52 Week High
04/8/15 - C$10.68
52 Week Low
05/26/14 - C$5.99
Market Cap
408.6M
Average Volume 10 Days
216.9K
EPS TTM
C$0.13
Shares Outstanding
44.8M
EX-Date
05/4/15
P/E TM
57.0x
Dividend
C$0.28
Dividend Yield
2.96%
Current Stock Chart for ABSOLUTE SOFTWARE CORPORATIO (ABT)

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absolute software corporatio (ABT) Details

Absolute Software Corporation provides security and management solutions for endpoint computing devices. Its products include Absolute Computrace, a software as a service solution that provides customers with the ability to track their computer and mobile device inventories on or off the corporate network, and protects data; Absolute Manage, an integrated client management and enterprise mobility management solution that enables IT administrators to manage endpoint computing device types that connect to corporate networks, including desktops, laptops, tablets, and smartphones; and Absolute Service, which enables the automation of IT workflows, such as support incidents, change requests, software releases, and service level agreements. The company’s products also comprise Absolute Manage MDM, which provides device management, mobile application management, and secure document distribution capabilities for mobile devices, such as tablets and smartphones; Computrace MTM, a mobile theft management service that allows clients to safeguard their iPad and iPad mini devices from loss and theft; and Absolute Lojack, a theft recovery software that protects data in the personal files of stolen devices. In addition, it offers investigations and recovery, professional, and training services. The company markets its products and services through OEM partners, distributors, value added resellers, system integrators, and online and traditional retailers, as well as directly to corporations, healthcare organizations, educational institutions, government organizations, and individual consumers in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia-Pacific, and Latin America. Absolute Software Corporation was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.

425 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/14/15
Founded in 1993

absolute software corporatio (ABT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $293.9K
Executive Vice President and General Manager ...
Total Annual Compensation: $300.0K
Chief Technology Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $310.0K
Vice President of Sales of North America
Total Annual Compensation: $190.5K
Vice President of Worldwide OEM & Business De...
Total Annual Compensation: $183.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

absolute software corporatio (ABT) Key Developments

Absolute Software Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended March 31, 2015; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fiscal Year 2015

Absolute Software Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, revenue was $24,086,388 against $24,085,504 a year ago. Operating income was $4,366,042 against $3,137,398 a year ago. Net income before income taxes was $4,385,659 against $2,946,730 a year ago. Net income was $2,791,659 or $0.06 per basic and diluted share against $1,405,230 or $0.03 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Cash from operating activities was $5,252,232 against $3,752,655 a year ago. Purchase of property and equipment was $455,916 against $548,815 a year ago. Purchase of intangible assets was $185,436. Operating cash per share was $0.11 per diluted share against $0.08 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $6.8 million against $5.2 million a year ago. For the nine months, revenue was $70,343,170 against $67,635,422 a year ago. Operating income was $8,332,439 against $4,486,303 a year ago. Net income before income taxes was $8,057,944 against $4,660,465 a year ago. Net income was $5,338,944 or $0.12 per basic and diluted share against $2,761,765 or $0.06 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Cash from operating activities was $20,329,325 against $13,521,198 a year ago. Purchase of property and equipment was $2,011,532 against $1,204,316 a year ago. Purchase of intangible assets was $387,436 against $363,381 a year ago. Operating cash per share was $0.45 per diluted share against $0.31 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $15.1 million against $12.0 million a year ago. Management remains confident in Absolute's market opportunity. For fiscal year 2015, management expects Sales Contracts and Cash from Operating Activities to increase over fiscal year 2014 levels.

Absolute Software Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on May 27, 2015

Absolute Software Corporation Board of Directors declared a dividend of $0.07 per common share on April 20, 2015. The $0.07 per share dividend is scheduled to be paid on May 27, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 6, 2015.

Absolute Software Corporation Introduces Persistence Technology to Dell Android Devices

Absolute® Software Corporation announced an agreement with Dell to embed Persistence® technology in Android-powered Dell mobile devices. Under the agreement, Persistence® technology from Absolute will be embedded in the firmware of Dell's Android devices at the factory. By activating Persistence technology, Dell customers will receive unrivaled endpoint security and data risk management, allowing IT to remain connected with all corporate devices, regardless of user or location.

 

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