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Last $9.73 USD
Change Today +0.35 / 3.73%
Volume 598.4K
As of 8:10 PM 07/27/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

acacia research corp (ACTG) Snapshot

Open
$9.24
Previous Close
$9.38
Day High
$9.84
Day Low
$9.24
52 Week High
11/25/14 - $19.93
52 Week Low
07/8/15 - $7.88
Market Cap
496.7M
Average Volume 10 Days
683.1K
EPS TTM
$-0.67
Shares Outstanding
51.0M
EX-Date
08/3/15
P/E TM
--
Dividend
$0.50
Dividend Yield
5.14%
Current Stock Chart for ACACIA RESEARCH CORP (ACTG)

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acacia research corp (ACTG) Details

Acacia Research Corporation, through its subsidiaries, invests in, develops, licenses, and enforces patented technologies in the United States. It assists patent owners with the prosecution and development of their patent portfolios; the protection of their patented inventions from unauthorized use; the generation of licensing revenue from users of their patented technologies; and enforcement against unauthorized users of their patented technologies through the filing of patent infringement litigation. The company owns or controls the rights to various patent portfolios, which include the United State’s patents and foreign counterparts covering technologies used in various industries. It has approximately 1,430 license agreements and 181 patent portfolio licensing and enforcement programs. Acacia Research Corporation was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.

57 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/2/15
Founded in 1992

acacia research corp (ACTG) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $903.8K
Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $903.8K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $652.0K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secre...
Total Annual Compensation: $653.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

acacia research corp (ACTG) Key Developments

Acacia Research Corporation Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on August 31, 2015; Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended June 30, 2015

Acacia Research Corporation announced that its board of directors has approved a quarterly cash dividend, payable in the amount of $0.125 per share, which will be paid on August 31, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 5, 2015. The company announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015. For the quarter, the company's revenues were $40.3 million compared with $50.1 million a year ago. Operating income was $1.0 million compared with operating loss of $8.2 million a year ago. Income before provision for income taxes was $0.9 million compared with loss of $8.4 million a year ago. Net loss attributable to common stockholders was $3.9 million or $0.08 per diluted share compared with $13.2 million or $0.27 per diluted share a year ago. Pro forma non-GAAP net income was $12.7 million or $0.25 per diluted share compared with $7.9 million or $0.16 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $9.4 million compared with $19.8 million a year ago. Purchases of property and equipment were $0.008 million compared with $0.001 million a year ago. For the six months, the company's revenues were $74.5 million compared with $62.7 million a year ago. Operating loss was $12.6 million compared with operating loss of $34.3 million a year ago. Loss before provision for income taxes was $12.5 million compared with $34.4 million a year ago. Net loss attributable to common stockholders was $17.2 million or $0.35 per diluted share compared with $37.8 million or $0.78 per diluted share a year ago. Pro forma non-GAAP net income was $15.9 million or $0.31 per diluted share compared with $2.7 million or $0.05 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash used in operating activities was $6.4 million compared with $0.64 million a year ago. Purchases of property and equipment were $0.008 million compared with $0.097 million a year ago.

Acacia Research Corporation to Report Q2, 2015 Results on Jul 23, 2015

Acacia Research Corporation announced that they will report Q2, 2015 results at 4:30 PM, Eastern Daylight on Jul 23, 2015

Acacia Research Corporation, Q2 2015 Earnings Call, Jul 23, 2015

Acacia Research Corporation, Q2 2015 Earnings Call, Jul 23, 2015

 

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