Acacia Research Corporation (ACTG): Price and Financial Metrics

Acacia Research Corporation (ACTG): $5.64

-0.04 (-0.70%)

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  • ACTG scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 52.5% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for ACTG is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 31 weeks.
  • ACTG ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 4th percentile.

ACTG Stock Summary

  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 8,291.11%, Acacia Research Corp's debt growth rate surpasses 99.65% of about US stocks.
  • As for revenue growth, note that ACTG's revenue has grown 172.14% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 96.22% of US companies in our set.
  • Acacia Research Corp's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is -37.87%, greater than the shareholder yield of just 7.54% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Acacia Research Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be BEDU, SNGX, OPNT, ESCA, and SPCB.
  • ACTG's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Acacia Research Corp's official web site, go to

ACTG Valuation Summary

  • ACTG's price/earnings ratio is -7.7; this is 126.74% lower than that of the median Industrials stock.
  • Over the past 227 months, ACTG's price/earnings ratio has gone down 6.8.
  • Over the past 227 months, ACTG's price/sales ratio has gone down 9.7.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ACTG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ACTG 2017-06-20 1.5 0.8 -3.6 -3.7
ACTG 2015-07-06 2.7 0.9 -7.5 -6.1
ACTG 2014-08-21 9.5 1.7 -10.1 -7.4
ACTG 2013-10-11 5.1 1.7 -243.6 -141.7
ACTG 2006-07-20 11.1 3.4 -14.3 -13.6
ACTG 2006-06-09 11.9 3.7 -15.3 -14.6

ACTG Growth Metrics

  • The 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -53.28%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -44.48%.
  • The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -60.96%.
ACTG's revenue has moved down $53,991,000 over the prior 30 months.

The table below shows ACTG's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-03-31 31.77 -23.529 -36.443
2020-12-31 29.782 -19.62 90.33
2020-09-30 26.087 68.989 22.872
2020-06-30 8.332 56.575 -15.265
2020-03-31 11.674 54.293 -25.223
2019-12-31 11.246 -2.308 -17.422

ACTG Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of ACTG, see our ACTG price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $8.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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ACTG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $5.64 52-week high $9.09
Prev. close $5.68 52-week low $3.06
Day low $5.60 Volume 175,400
Day high $5.75 Avg. volume 819,221
50-day MA $5.96 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $5.42 Market Cap 280.07M

Acacia Research Corporation (ACTG) Company Bio

Acacia Research Corporation, through its subsidiaries, invests in, develops, licenses, and enforces patented technologies in the United States. The company was founded in 1992 and is based in Newport Beach, California.

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Hedge Funds Have Never Been This Bullish On Acacia Research Corporation (ACTG)

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Yahoo | July 22, 2021

Here's What Acacia Research Corporation's (NASDAQ:ACTG) Shareholder Ownership Structure Looks Like

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Yahoo | July 3, 2021

Acacia Research: Q1 Earnings Snapshot

NEW YORK (AP) _ Acacia Research Corp. (ACTG) on Monday reported a loss of $164.6 million in its first quarter. On a per-share basis, the New York-based company said it had a loss of $2.81. Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 19 cents per share. The technology patent licensor posted revenue of $5.8 million []

CityNews Toronto | May 17, 2021

Acacia Research Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Acacia Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTG) today reported results for the three-month period ended March 31, 2021. Clifford Press, Chief Executive Officer, stated, Our defined process, in collaboration with Starboard Value LP, to evaluate new strategic opportunities is ongoing, and we continue to methodically evaluate potential acquisitions. Our focus remains the small-cap value sector with the goal of acquiring operating companies in the mature technology, healthcar

Business Wire | May 17, 2021

Will earnings report, end its winning streak? Acacia Research (NASDAQ:ACTG)

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Stock Market Daily | May 17, 2021

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ACTG Price Returns

1-mo -12.15%
3-mo -8.89%
6-mo -12.15%
1-year 42.42%
3-year 52.43%
5-year -4.57%
YTD 43.15%
2020 48.12%
2019 -10.74%
2018 -26.42%
2017 -37.69%
2016 51.52%

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