Here's a look at four companies from around the world in
information technology services, software and electronic gaming
from the application software sector. The application software
industry currently lists a total of 255 stocks, with 16 stocks on a
52-week low. The low ratio is 0.06. Billionaire Gurus are holding
two of these companies.
Highlight: ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. (
) - Yield 4.10%
The current CKSW share price is $7.09, or 22.4% off the 52-week
high of $9.14.
Down 5% over 12 months, CKSW has a market cap of $225.4 million,
and trades at a P/E of 34.10 and a P/B of 3.80.
ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. was incorporated in 1979. The
company is a provider of software products and solutions for
workforce management and optimization for the service sector. The
company's products and solutions incorporate best business
practices, key business functions of service operations, and
sophisticated decision-making algorithms that enable its customers
to more efficiently manage their service operations in a scalable,
ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. reported financial results for the
second quarter ended June 30, 2013, with total revenues of $24.7
million, up 10% from $22.5 million in the second quarter of 2012.
Net loss for the second quarter of 2013 was $2.9 million, or
($0.09) loss per fully diluted share, compared to net income of
$0.1 million, or $0.00 per fully diluted share, for the same period
last year. Non-GAAP net loss for the quarter was $2.3 million, or
($0.07) loss per fully diluted share, compared to $1.0 million, or
$0.03 per fully diluted share, for the same period last year,
according to a company press release.
In the second quarter,
bought 7,500 shares at an average share price of $7.60, taking an
average loss of 6.7%. In the previous quarter, he first bought a
new holding of 10,000 shares at an average price of $8.33 per
share, for a loss of 14.9%.
holds 3,130,000 shares as of the end of the first quarter 2013, and
hold 775,800 shares as of the same quarter.
Highlight: MIND C.T.I. Ltd. (
) - Yield 14.10%
The current MNDO share price is $1.70, or 26.1% off the 52-week
high of $2.30.
Up 1% over 12 months, MNDO has a market cap of $31.9 million, and
trades at a P/E of 9.10 and a P/B of 1.50.
MIND C.T.I. Ltd. is an information technology services company that
develops, manufactures and markets real-time and off-line
mediation, rating, billing and customer care software for
communication providers, including traditional wire line and
wireless, voice over IP, and broadband IP network operators, cable
operators, 3G operators and mobile virtual network operators. The
company's convergent billing and customer care solution supports
multiple services, including voice, data and content services as
well as both prepaid and post-paid payment models in a single
The company reported its first quarter 2013 gross profit of
$2,186,000, down from $3,460,000 in the same quarter a year ago.
The company had a net income of $162,000 in the first quarter of
2013, compared to $1,372,000 in the same quarter of 2012.
The only Guru owner is currently Jim Simons with 1,213,700 shares
as of March 31, 2013. He has a long trading history that reflects
an average loss of 21% on 1,355,900 shares bought at an average
share price of $2.16. He's taken an average loss of 11% 142,200
shares bought at an average share price of $1.92 per share.
Highlight: Tabcorp Holdings Ltd. (
) - Yield 3.60%
The current TACBY share price is $5.75, or 17.3% off the 52-week
high of $6.95.
Down 6% over 12 months, TACBY has a market cap of $2.14 billion,
and trades at a P/E of 7.10 and a P/B of 1.70.
Tabcorp is Australia's leading wagering, racing media and Keno
operator. As a diversified entertainment group, Tabcorp Holdings
Limited offers a wide range of gambling and entertainment products
via three major business units which include Wagering, Gaming and
Keno. Customer brands include TAB, Tabaret, Keno, Luxbet, TAB
Sportsbet, Tabcorp Gaming Solutions, Sky Racing and Sky Sports
The company reported second quarter 2013 financial results for the
year ended June 20, 2013, with revenue of $2 billion, up 2% from
the same period a year ago. The company showed a loss of profit of
7.8%, with $147.6 million in the same period of 2013, compared to
$160.1 million a year ago.
Highlight: DMX Technologies Group Limited (
) - Yield 1.20%
The current DMXTY share price is $6.98, or 17.3% off the 52-week
high of $8.44.
Down 17% over 12 months, DMXTY has a market cap of $202.7 million,
and trades at a P/E of 10.50 and a P/B of 0.50.
With 28 sales offices in nine countries across Asia, DMX
Technologies is a leading information technology provider of a wide
range of digital media software and solutions. The group
specializes in providing integrated IT solutions to enable telecom
operators, cable TV operators, mobile operators, media corporations
and enterprises to deliver enhanced services to their end users.
Its solutions range from providing service operators and
enterprises with network security, network management and
optimization; to providing systems that enable digital media
The company reported second quarter 2013 financial results with a
3.1% year on year increase in revenue to $93.9 million and a 14.1%
decline in net profit to $4.1 million for the three months ended 30
June 2013. The company's continued shift towards higher margin,
recurring revenue streams boosted its gross margins to 23.5%,
versus 22.9% in the preceding year, according to a company press
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