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Best App Stocks to Buy Now (2024)
Top app stocks in 2024 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best app stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the software - application industry.

Industry: Software - Application
Ticker
Company
Exchange
Industry
Zen Score
Market Cap
Price
1d %
EBITDA
P/E
D/E
AGYS
AGILYSYS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$2.18B$79.581.08%$25.15M23.90x0.51
RDVT
RED VIOLET INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$249.52M$17.900.67%$9.44M19.25x0.06
HKD
AMTD DIGITAL INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$744.72M$3.892.91%$49.41M17.37x0.31
KARO
KAROOOOO LTD
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$765.11M$24.72-0.16%N/A21.84x0.49
ZI
ZOOMINFO TECHNOLOGIES INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$6.49B$17.080.29%$514.60M63.26x2.24
TTD
TRADE DESK INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$40.13B$82.08-0.58%$328.86M221.84x1.26
SSNC
SS&C TECHNOLOGIES HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$15.80B$63.82-0.30%$1.99B25.73x1.62
DV
DOUBLEVERIFY HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$7.07B$41.610.73%$130.15M122.38x0.16
ZM
ZOOM VIDEO COMMUNICATIONS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$18.68B$61.350.05%$569.29M78.65x0.26
CRM
SALESFORCE INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$274.48B$283.55-0.99%$7.38B106.60x0.57
ADSK
AUTODESK INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$54.02B$252.52-1.07%$1.23B58.86x5.23
YALA
YALLA GROUP LTD
NYSE
Software - Application
$780.30M$4.86-0.41%N/A7.36x0.14
SURG
SURGEPAYS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$100.81M$7.09-1.94%$22.70M4.76x0.82
NOW
SERVICENOW INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$153.33B$747.94-0.65%$1.57B88.20x1.28
DSGX
DESCARTES SYSTEMS GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$7.24B$85.07-1.57%$213.70M63.01x0.21
IMMR
IMMERSION CORP
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$219.06M$6.880.00%$38.89M6.04x0.21
TSRI
TSR INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$18.21M$8.50-0.88%$2.50M11.48x0.40
WDAY
WORKDAY INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$78.63B$298.96-1.00%$536.52M1,245.67x1.10
SPNS
SAPIENS INTERNATIONAL CORP N V
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$1.70B$30.491.30%$99.88M26.98x0.53
PUBM
PUBMATIC INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$820.32M$16.16-1.64%$54.81M323.20x1.12
ANSS
ANSYS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$28.60B$328.63-1.06%$795.30M57.05x0.36
EGAN
EGAIN CORP
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$181.91M$5.83-0.68%$10.05M25.35x0.88
CALX
CALIX INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$2.23B$33.812.33%$65.84M46.32x0.23
CDNS
CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$79.16B$290.76-0.45%$1.46B75.33x0.67
INTU
INTUIT INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$178.67B$638.27-1.18%$4.36B69.23x0.68
PCTY
PAYLOCITY HOLDING CORP
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$9.77B$173.45-1.48%$298.68M57.82x3.55
MIXT
MIX TELEMATICS LTD
NYSE
Software - Application
$198.56M$8.96-0.78%$45.12M28.90x0.68
SHOP
SHOPIFY INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$97.25B$75.59-3.85%$255.00M755.90x0.25
MANH
MANHATTAN ASSOCIATES INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$14.87B$241.58-0.54%$219.42M84.47x1.42
UBER
UBER TECHNOLOGIES INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$158.73B$76.44-0.21%$3.56B82.19x2.31
PEGA
PEGASYSTEMS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$5.28B$62.92-2.80%$121.06M76.73x3.27
AMSWA
AMERICAN SOFTWARE INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$369.68M$10.82-0.18%$16.79M32.79x0.36
PLUS
EPLUS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$2.07B$76.98-2.15%$200.48M16.21x0.82
OTEX
OPEN TEXT CORP
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$10.35B$38.04-2.96%$1.53B80.94x3.08
DT
DYNATRACE INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$14.66B$49.54-1.43%$175.28M73.94x0.57
ALRM
ALARMCOM HOLDINGS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$3.45B$68.94-0.12%$123.46M50.69x1.07
DCBO
DOCEBO INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$1.46B$45.94-0.04%-$1.84M1,148.50x0.87
MNDO
MIND CTI LTD
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$43.05M$2.130.00%$5.25M8.52x0.33
PET
WAG! GROUP CO
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$82.42M$2.10-4.55%$4.00M1.65x11.29
FRSH
FRESHWORKS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$6.06B$20.33-2.96%-$103.89M-43.26x0.36
YMM
FULL TRUCK ALLIANCE CO LTD
NYSE
Software - Application
$6.65B$6.33-0.47%N/A25.02x0.09
PAYC
PAYCOM SOFTWARE INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$10.48B$182.02-4.23%$588.27M30.80x2.22
NICE
NICE LTD
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$14.33B$225.89-1.10%$574.00M43.86x0.52
APPF
APPFOLIO INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$8.15B$227.36-2.51%$36.63M2,842.00x0.38
ROP
ROPER TECHNOLOGIES INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$58.65B$549.020.90%$3.46B19.94x0.65
MTLS
MATERIALISE NV
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$326.05M$5.52-7.23%$35.48M42.79x0.68
TRAK
REPOSITRAK INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$244.19M$13.411.21%$7.60M46.24x0.10
FROG
JFROG LTD
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$4.31B$40.50-4.71%-$30.76M-68.64x0.43
PTC
PTC INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$21.12B$176.62-0.15%$622.86M88.31x1.23
ALKT
ALKAMI TECHNOLOGY INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$2.38B$24.98-2.61%-$37.88M-43.07x0.50
SAP
SAP SE
NYSE
Software - Application
$205.12B$175.92-0.39%$7.79B29.53x0.58
SMRT
SMARTRENT INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$587.12M$2.89-0.34%-$49.10M-10.70x0.50
NCNO
NCINO INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$3.35B$29.63-1.15%-$2.77M-51.08x0.23
MNDY
MONDAYCOM LTD
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$10.15B$207.98-4.30%-$29.56M-5,199.50x0.57
VTEX
VTEX
NYSE
Software - Application
$1.33B$7.17-0.28%$16.26M-77.93x0.37
TROO
TROOPS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$198.62M$1.964.60%$1.63M-195.50x0.12
CCRD
CORECARD CORP
NYSE
Software - Application
$97.91M$11.603.48%$12.73M25.22x0.23
PDFS
PDF SOLUTIONS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$1.32B$34.50-2.49%$14.47M492.86x0.28
NXPL
NEXTPLAT CORP
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$30.33M$1.62-1.52%-$1.22M-7.71x0.50
ADEA
ADEIA INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$1.27B$11.860.00%$247.56M9.80x2.27
LSPD
LIGHTSPEED COMMERCE INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$2.02B$13.20-2.87%-$133.66M-9.78x0.07
DJCO
DAILY JOURNAL CORP
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$450.40M$327.08-0.90%$24.79M27.74x0.68
SYT
SYLA TECHNOLOGIES CO LTD
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$91.05M$3.512.03%N/A23.56x3.07
MITK
MITEK SYSTEMS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$541.15M$11.870.68%$40.14M69.82x1.01
SEMR
SEMRUSH HOLDINGS INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$1.72B$11.98-5.74%-$5.61M-85.57x0.48
PALT
PALTALK INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$45.00M$4.884.72%-$1.04M-34.86x0.18
CVLT
COMMVAULT SYSTEMS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$4.03B$92.390.08%$29.80M9,239.00x3.61
YOU
CLEAR SECURE INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$2.73B$18.12-0.06%$3.14M906.00x2.19
RUM
RUMBLE INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$2.78B$7.202.13%-$83.96M-17.14x0.20
DPSI
DECISIONPOINT SYSTEMS INC
NYSEMKT
Software - Application
$62.85M$8.213.27%$7.52M19.09x2.66
RSKD
RISKIFIED LTD
NYSE
Software - Application
$795.10M$4.46-1.33%-$74.96M-11.44x0.21
CXM
SPRINKLR INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$3.36B$12.27-3.16%$56.98M111.55x0.65
AI
C3AI INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$3.14B$26.18-3.22%-$245.31M-11.38x0.18
FSLY
FASTLY INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$1.88B$14.44-2.70%-$56.12M-11.65x0.69
OLO
OLO INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$948.95M$5.78-1.53%-$38.99M-18.65x0.12
UPBD
UPBOUND GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$1.74B$32.10-1.59%$1.43B200.63x3.40
SWVL
SWVL HOLDINGS CORP
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$30.93M$4.56-10.41%$48.53M0.12x3.67
ENFN
ENFUSION INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$1.17B$9.20-0.97%$20.49M115.00x0.56
APP
APPLOVIN CORP
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$18.61B$55.42-3.33%$865.78M178.77x3.57
BSY
BENTLEY SYSTEMS INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$15.25B$51.53-1.53%$320.99M90.40x3.53
IDN
INTELLICHECK INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$34.64M$1.79-2.19%-$2.86M-10.53x0.31
GTLB
GITLAB INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$10.44B$67.41-3.95%-$156.61M-24.25x1.16
FTFT
FUTURE FINTECH GROUP INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$16.29M$1.09-3.96%-$11.32M-1.43x0.20
NRDY
NERDY INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$520.08M$3.03-0.98%-$36.87M-6.59x0.82
AWRE
AWARE INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$38.00M$1.81-1.63%-$3.83M-7.87x0.33
BRZE
BRAZE INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$5.54B$55.53-2.24%-$125.32M-39.95x0.75
DSP
VIANT TECHNOLOGY INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$518.52M$8.281.22%$6.81M-19.71x1.70
INLX
INTELLINETICS INC
NYSEMKT
Software - Application
$29.23M$7.18-1.71%$1.83M42.21x1.05
MYSZ
MY SIZE INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$1.46M$0.49-3.92%-$7.28M-0.11x0.89
SEZL
SEZZLE INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$264.20M$46.39-8.93%$20.26M48.32x9.01
SPT
SPROUT SOCIAL INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$3.43B$61.27-4.98%-$51.01M-57.80x1.76
FICO
FAIR ISAAC CORP
NYSE
Software - Application
$30.98B$1,246.56-1.00%$690.83M68.61x-3.20
LAW
CS DISCO INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$445.01M$7.34-1.48%-$49.09M-7.98x0.15
MSTR
MICROSTRATEGY INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$11.42B$672.80-4.56%-$52.40M21.43x1.20
BL
BLACKLINE INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$3.45B$56.27-2.05%$102.06M80.39x8.22
SMAR
SMARTSHEET INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$5.65B$41.46-4.80%-$84.91M-39.49x1.16
TEAM
ATLASSIAN CORP
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$52.95B$204.11-0.33%-$154.53M-136.99x3.92
ASUR
ASURE SOFTWARE INC
NASDAQ
Software - Application
$252.49M$10.160.00%$19.73M-32.77x1.06
EB
EVENTBRITE INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$833.16M$8.28-5.15%$8.80M-39.43x4.42
WEAV
WEAVE COMMUNICATIONS INC
NYSE
Software - Application
$856.61M$12.33-0.40%-$15.28M-25.16x1.61

App Stocks FAQ

What are the best app stocks to buy right now in Feb 2024?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best software stocks to buy right now are:

1. Agilysys (NASDAQ:AGYS)


Agilysys (NASDAQ:AGYS) is the top app stock with a Zen Score of 62, which is 36 points higher than the app industry average of 26. It passed 20 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Agilysys has seen its stock lose -1.98% over the past year, underperforming other app stocks by -28 percentage points.

Agilysys has an average 1 year price target of $100.00, an upside of 25.66% from Agilysys's current stock price of $79.58.

Agilysys stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering Agilysys, 0% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 100% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. Red Violet (NASDAQ:RDVT)


Red Violet (NASDAQ:RDVT) is the second best app stock with a Zen Score of 60, which is 34 points higher than the app industry average of 26. It passed 19 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Red Violet has seen its stock lose -15.76% over the past year, underperforming other app stocks by -42 percentage points.

3. Amtd Digital (NYSE:HKD)


Amtd Digital (NYSE:HKD) is the third best app stock with a Zen Score of 57, which is 31 points higher than the app industry average of 26. It passed 18 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Amtd Digital has seen its stock lose -52.03% over the past year, underperforming other app stocks by -78 percentage points.

What are the app stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 20 app stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 app stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Mind Cti (NASDAQ:MNDO)


Mind Cti (NASDAQ:MNDO) has an annual dividend yield of 11.27%, which is 9 percentage points higher than the app industry average of 2.3%. Mind Cti's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Mind Cti's dividend has not shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Mind Cti's dividend payout ratio of 96% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

2. Marketwise (NASDAQ:MKTW)


Marketwise (NASDAQ:MKTW) has an annual dividend yield of 9.66%, which is 7 percentage points higher than the app industry average of 2.3%.

3. Upbound Group (NASDAQ:UPBD)


Upbound Group (NASDAQ:UPBD) has an annual dividend yield of 4.33%, which is 2 percentage points higher than the app industry average of 2.3%. Upbound Group's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Upbound Group's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Upbound Group's dividend payout ratio of 850% indicates that its dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

Why are app stocks down?

App stocks were down -1.59% in the last day, and down -3.62% over the last week. Matterport was the among the top losers in the software - application industry, dropping -16.93% yesterday.

Matterport shares are trading lower after the company reported worse-than-expected Q4 sales results and issued guidance.

What are the most undervalued app stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued app stocks right now are:

1. Adeia (NASDAQ:ADEA)


Adeia (NASDAQ:ADEA) is the most undervalued app stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Adeia has a valuation score of 71, which is 52 points higher than the app industry average of 19. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Adeia's stock has gained 16.5% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the app industry by -10 percentage points.

2. Agilysys (NASDAQ:AGYS)


Agilysys (NASDAQ:AGYS) is the second most undervalued app stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Agilysys has a valuation score of 71, which is 52 points higher than the app industry average of 19. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Agilysys's stock has dropped -1.98% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the app industry by -28 percentage points.

3. Swvl Holdings (NASDAQ:SWVL)


Swvl Holdings (NASDAQ:SWVL) is the third most undervalued app stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Swvl Holdings has a valuation score of 71, which is 52 points higher than the app industry average of 19. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Swvl Holdings's stock has gained 115.09% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the app industry by 89 percentage points.

Are app stocks a good buy now?

41.82% of app stocks rated by analysts are a buy right now. On average, analysts expect app stocks to rise by 9.19% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the software - application industry?

The average P/E ratio of the software - application industry is 111.75x.
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