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  • Last Close 302.91
  • Sector Technology
  • Industry Software - Application
  • Investment Style Mid Growth
  • Day Range 301.22  –  305.57
  • Year Range 194.23  –  351.23
  • Market Cap 26.2899 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 241,863.0 /  453,761.0
  • Price / Sales 12.18
  • Price / Book 5.35
  • Forward Div Yield
  • Trailing Div Yield

Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis ANSS

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Julie Bhusal Sharma Equity Analyst

Business Strategy and Outlook

| Julie Bhusal Sharma |

Ansys is an industry leader in engineering simulation software, with simulation solvers across a wide range of disciplines--from electromagnetics to fluid dynamics. We think Ansys warrants a wide economic moat, thanks to significant switching costs, network effect, and intangible assets--all supported by the complexity of problems Ansys seeks to solve. We think the company’s outlook is bright as it continues to prove its breadth in addressing diverse simulation problems as the nature of high tech changes drastically.

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Company Profile ANSS

Business Description

Ansys is an engineering software company that provides simulation capabilities for structural, fluids, semiconductor power, embedded software, optical, and electromagnetic properties. Ansys employs over 4,000 people and serves over 50,000 customers globally, including those in aerospace defense and automotive.

2600 ANSYS Drive
Canonsburg, PA, 15317
Industry Software - Application
Employees 6,000

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FAQs for Ansys Inc Stock

No. ANSS does not currently have a forward dividend yield.
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ANSS’s market cap is 26.29 Bil.
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ANSS’s stock style is Mid Growth.
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High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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ANSS’s price/sales is 12.18.
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ANSS’s price/forward earnings is 50.48.
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ANSS’s price/book is 5.35.
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ANSS’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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