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Aci Worldwide Inc

ACI Worldwide, Inc. , a software company, develops, markets, installs, and supports a range of software products and solutions for facilitating digital payments to banks, merchants, and billers worldwide.

Aci Worldwide stock last closed at $20.88, up 1.56% from the previous day, and has decreased 37.54% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Software - Infrastructure industry by 0 percentage points. Aci Worldwide stock is currently +6.1% from its 52-week low of $19.68, and -41.79% from its 52-week high of $35.87.

There are currently 112.37M ACIW shares outstanding. The market capitalization of ACIW is $2.35B. In the past 24 hours, 886,393 ACIW shares were traded.

How to Buy Aci Worldwide Stock

Wondering how to invest in Aci Worldwide stock? Here's how.
  1. Decide where to buy Aci Worldwide stock: You need to decide on an online brokerage, but don't worry - we've sifted through dozens of online stock brokerages and apps to help you choose where to buy Aci Worldwide stock.
  2. Open a brokerage account: Sign up for 0% fee trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've selected. It's the best place to buy ACIW stock.
  3. Deposit funds into your brokerage account: Choose your method of payment and add your details.
  4. Evaluate Aci Worldwide stock: The Aci Worldwide ticker symbol is ACIW. Is Aci Worldwide stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of ACIW? How do ACIW's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Aci Worldwide is a good buy? Why has ACIW's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock market analysis website can help you evaluate if ACIW is a good stock to buy).
  5. Make your ACIW buy order: Decide if you will purchase ACIW shares at the current market price or use a limit order to buy ACIW shares at a specific price.
  6. Get updates on your ACIW investment: Create a watchlist to get the latest news on your investment in Aci Worldwide stock.

Step 1: Decide where to buy Aci Worldwide stock

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Step 2: Open a brokerage account

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Step 4: Evaluate Aci Worldwide stock

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Aci Worldwide quick stats

ACIW Price
$20.88
1w %
-3.24%
1y %
-37.54%
5y %
-6.74%
P/E
15.13x
P/B
1.96x
P/S
1.65x
PEG
0.47x
Revenue
$1.44B
Earnings
$161.42M
Fore. Rev. Growth
N/A
Fore. Earn. Growth
39.86%
Market Cap
$2.35B
Next Earnings
N/A
Next Dividend
N/A

Aci Worldwide Due Diligence Checks

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Is ACIW stock overvalued?

You can use a variety of different financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge ACIW's fair value.

Using relative valuations ratios:

  • ACIW could be overvalued based on its P/E ratio of 15.13x, relative to Software - Infrastructure industry P/E ratio of 14.91x
  • ACIW may be undervalued based on its P/B ratio of 1.96x, relative to Software - Infrastructure industry P/B ratio of 10.11x
  • ACIW may be undervalued based on its PEG ratio of 0.47x

You can do additional valuation analysis on ACIW's stock here.

ACIW Financial Health Overview

Pros:

  • ACIW earnings of $276.13M is not sufficient to cover its interest payments.
  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the ACIW balance sheet.
  • There are more short-term assets than long-term liabilities on the ACIW balance sheet.
  • ACIW profit margin has gone up from 6.6% to 11.2% in the past year.

Cons:

  • Total ACIW debt is higher than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • ACIW's operating cash flow of $174.54M allows it to safely service it's debt of $1.04B.
  • ACIW has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 1.72.

Is Aci Worldwide stock a Buy, Hold, or Sell?

Out of 2 Equities analysts who give ratings on ACIW, the consensus analyst rating on ACIW is a Buy

Should I buy or sell ACIW stock?

Based on 2 analysts offering ratings for Aci Worldwide Inc.
Buy
Strong Buy
1 analysts 50%
Buy
0 analysts 0%
Hold
1 analysts 50%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Latest ACIW Analyst Upgrades/Downgrades

Mayank Tandon, a top 16% analyst from Needham downgrades ACIW to a hold rating, on Nov 2, 2022.

Charles Nabhan, a bottom 11% analyst from Stephens & Co. initiates coverage on ACIW with a strong buy rating and announces their ACIW price target of $31.00, on Jul 15, 2022.

You can dive deeper into what analysts are saying on the Aci Worldwide stock forecast page.

ACIW Trading Indicators

SMA10
20.91
SMA20
20.82
SMA50
21.56
SMA100
23.08
SMA200
25.71
MACD
-0.2
MACD Signal
-0.26
MACD Histogram
0.06
RSI
47.71
Stochastic %K
38.7
Stochastic %D
47.9
StochRSI %K
36.06
StochRSI %D
47.07

Is ACIW Making Money?

Last year, ACIW earnings were $161.42M. In the past five year, ACIW's earnings have increased by 32.34% per year. This was faster than the Software - Infrastructure industry average of 19.33%.

Last year, ACIW revenue was $1.44B. Over the past 5 year, ACIW's revenue has increased by 6.67% per year. This was slower than the Software - Infrastructure industry average of 61%.

You can analyze ACIW's earnings and revenue performance here.

Latest Insiders Trades at ACIW

Over the past 12 months, executives and large shareholders at ACIW have sold more shares than they have bought.

Scott W. Behrens, Chief Financial Officer of ACIW, was the latest ACIW insider to sell. They sold $983,313.80 worth of ACIW stock on Dec 2, 2022.

Get more info about who owns ACIW shares here.

Can I get consistent income from ACIW stock?

No, Aci Worldwide doesn't provide an income stream by paying out dividends.

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Step 5: Make your ACIW buy order

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  • Market order: A market order is an order to buy or sell a security at the best available price.
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  • Limit order: A limit order is an order to buy or sell a stock at a specific price (or better).
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Step 6: Get updates on your ACIW investment

Now that you own some ACIW stock, you'll want to stay up-to-date on your new shares.

Start a watchlist to get notified of important updates regarding your ACIW stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Aci Worldwide

To summarize, here are the 6 steps for buying Aci Worldwide stock:

  1. Decide where to buy Aci Worldwide stock
  2. Open a brokerage account
  3. Deposit funds into your brokerage account
  4. Evaluate Aci Worldwide stock
  5. Make your ACIW buy order
  6. Get updates on your ACIW investment

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NASDAQ: ACIW
$20.88+0.32 (+1.56%)
Updated Dec 8, 2022
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NASDAQ: ACIW
$20.88+0.32 (+1.56%)
Updated Dec 8, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Aci Worldwide share?

As of Dec 8, 2022, it costs $20.88 to buy one share of Aci Worldwide stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Aci Worldwide stock?

According to 2 Wall Street analysts who monitor Aci Worldwide, their consensus recommendation is to buy Aci Worldwide stock.

What is the best way to buy Aci Worldwide stock?

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