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Appian Corp

Appian Corporation provides low-code automation platform in the United States and internationally.

Appian stock last closed at $38.03, up 2.84% from the previous day, and has decreased 48.85% in one year. It has underperformed other stocks in the Software - Infrastructure industry by 0.12 percentage points. Appian stock is currently +15.17% from its 52-week low of $33.02, and -48.95% from its 52-week high of $74.50.

As of Nov 30, 2022, there are 72.55M shares of APPN outstanding. The market capitalization of APPN is $2.76B. In the last 24 hours, 623,415 APPN shares were traded.

How to Buy Appian Stock

Not sure how to invest in Appian stock? Here's how.
  1. Figure out where to buy Appian stock: You need to choose a stock brokerage, but don't worry - we've analyzed dozens of online brokerages and apps to help you figure out where to buy Appian stock.
  2. Create a brokerage account: Sign up for 0% commission trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've identified. It's the best place to buy APPN stock.
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account: Pick your method of payment and add your info.
  4. Evaluate Appian stock: The Appian ticker symbol is APPN. Is Appian stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of APPN? How do APPN's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Appian is a good buy? Why has APPN's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock research tools can help you figure out if APPN is a good stock to buy).
  5. Execute your APPN buy order: Decide if you will purchase APPN shares at the current market price or use a limit order to purchase APPN shares at a specific price.
  6. Get key alerts regarding your investment in APPN: Create a watchlist to the latest updates on your position in Appian stock.

Step 1: Figure out where to buy Appian stock

You need an online brokerage account to access the NASDAQ market and buy APPN shares.

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Step 2: Create a brokerage account

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Step 4: Evaluate Appian stock

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Appian shares at a glance

APPN Price
$38.03
1w %
1.22%
1y %
-48.85%
5y %
72.71%
P/E
-19.3x
P/B
15.95x
P/S
6.17x
PEG
N/A
Revenue
$447.19M
Earnings
-$142.35M
Fore. Rev. Growth
11.62%
Fore. Earn. Growth
N/A
Market Cap
$2.76B
Next Earnings
N/A
Next Dividend
N/A

Fundamentals of Appian

WallStreetZen was built to help everyday investors do more in-depth fundamental analysis quickly.

You can view all of the due diligence checks on APPN's stock page.

What is the fair value of APPN stock?

Analysts use many financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge APPN's true value.

Using relative valuations methods:

  • APPN may be overvalued based on its P/B ratio of 15.95x, relative to Software - Infrastructure industry P/B ratio of 10.41x

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

Is APPN a healthy company?

Passed Financial Due Diligence Checks:

  • Total APPN debt is lower than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the APPN balance sheet.
  • There are more short-term assets than long-term liabilities on the APPN balance sheet.

Failed Financial Due Diligence Checks:

  • APPN has cash burn of 122824000. It does not have enough cash and short-term investments to cover this.
  • APPN has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 1.63.
  • APPN profit margin has gone down from -20% to -31.8% in the past year.
  • APPN has $94.74M in cash and short term investments. This is not sufficient to cover its annual cash burn of $122.82M.

Is it a good time to buy APPN stock, according to analysts?

Out of 7 Wall Street analysts who monitor APPN, the consensus analyst rating on APPN is a Buy

Should I buy or sell APPN stock?

Based on 7 analysts offering ratings for Appian Corp.
Buy
Strong Buy
4 analysts 57.14%
Buy
0 analysts 0%
Hold
2 analysts 28.57%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
1 analysts 14.29%

Latest APPN Analyst Upgrades/Downgrades

Joe Meares, a bottom 50% analyst from Truist Securities maintains APPN with a strong buy rating and lowers their APPN price target from $65.00 to $50.00, on Nov 7, 2022.

Kevin Kumar, a bottom 27% analyst from Goldman Sachs maintains APPN with a strong buy rating and lowers their APPN price target from $71.00 to $55.00, on Nov 7, 2022.

Sanjit Singh, a bottom 12% analyst from Morgan Stanley maintains APPN with a hold rating and lowers their APPN price target from $54.00 to $42.00, on Nov 4, 2022.

Raimo Lenschow, a top 24% analyst from Barclays maintains APPN with a strong sell rating and lowers their APPN price target from $37.00 to $32.00, on Oct 18, 2022.

Thomas Blakey, a bottom 15% analyst from KeyBanc initiates coverage on APPN with a strong buy rating and announces their APPN price target of $60.00, on Sep 13, 2022.

You can dive deeper into what analysts are projecting on the Appian stock forecast page.

APPN Technicals

SMA10
37.38
SMA20
38.73
SMA50
41.47
SMA100
45.34
SMA200
48.97
MACD
-1.56
MACD Signal
-1.59
MACD Histogram
0.03
RSI
45.26
Stochastic %K
42.53
Stochastic %D
44.48
StochRSI %K
60.06
StochRSI %D
61.82

APPN Performance Metrics

Last year, APPN revenue was $447.19M. In the last 5 year, APPN's revenue has increased by 22.83% per year. This was slower than the Software - Infrastructure industry average of 61.7%.

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

What are APPN executives and large shareholders up to?

In the last year, insiders at APPN have bought more shares than they have sold.

Abdiel Capital Management LLC, 10% Owner of APPN, was the latest APPN insider to buy. They bought $37,369.02 worth of APPN shares on Nov 15, 2022.

Dig into more about who owns APPN shares here.

Can I get consistent income from APPN stock?

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

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Step 5: Execute your APPN 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.
    Market orders are generally sufficient.
  • Limit order: A limit order lets you buy or sell a stock at a specific price (or better).
    If you want to be certain you're buying or selling at a given dollar amount limit, use a limit order.

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Step 6: Get key alerts regarding your investment in APPN

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

Create a watchlist to monitor your APPN stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Appian

To summarize, here are the 6 steps you need to take to buy Appian stock right now:

  1. Figure out where to buy Appian stock
  2. Create a brokerage account
  3. Put funds into your brokerage account
  4. Evaluate Appian stock
  5. Execute your APPN buy order
  6. Get key alerts regarding your investment in APPN

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NASDAQ: APPN
$38.03+1.05 (+2.84%)
Updated Nov 30, 2022
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NASDAQ: APPN
$38.03+1.05 (+2.84%)
Updated Nov 30, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Appian share?

As of Nov 30, 2022, it costs $38.03 to buy one share of Appian stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Appian stock?

According to 7 Wall Street analysts who monitor Appian, their consensus recommendation is to buy Appian stock.

What is the best way to buy Appian stock?

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