Software Stocks - Net Profit Margins

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 |  Includes: ADBE, BMC, CA, CHKP, CRM, CTSH, CTXS, DOX, FDC-OLD, FISV, INFY, INTU, LNUX, MERQ, MFE, MSFT, NVT, ORCL
by: SA Editors

Rob Zenilman submits: Normalized net profit margins in the Software sector for the most recently reported quarter ranged from 35.7% (NASDAQ:CHKP) down to 4.5% (LNUX), with a median value of 14.4%

Note: Normalized net income includes the effect of taxes, but excludes any unusual items.

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Data in table version -- click on a ticker for opinion and analysis of the company:
Total Norm. Net Norm. Net
Quarter Revenue Profit Profit
Ticker Company Ending ($mm) ($mm) Margin (%)
ADBE Adobe Systems Inc. 03/03/06 $655.48 $104.23
15.9%
BMC BMC Software Inc. 12/31/05 $380.30 $44.50
11.7%
CA CA, Inc. 12/31/05 $967.00 $50.63
5.2%
CHKP Check Point Software 03/31/06 $133.59 $47.64
35.7%
CRM Salesforce.com 04/30/06 $104.69 $9.02
8.6%
CTSH Cognizant Technology 03/31/06 $285.48 $42.95
15.0%
CTXS Citrix Systems, Inc. 03/31/06 $260.00 $48.54
18.7%
DOX Amdocs Ltd. 03/31/06 $601.13 $71.88
12.0%
FDC First Data Corp. 03/31/06 $2701.80 $346.75
12.8%
FISV Fiserv Inc. 03/31/06 $1096.67 $130.58
11.9%
INFY Infosys Technologies 03/31/06 $593.00 $107.50
18.1%
INTU Intuit Inc. 04/30/06 $952.60 $322.69
33.9%
LNUX VA Software Corp. 01/31/06 $14.73 $0.67
4.5%
MERQ Mercury Interactive 06/30/05 $207.06 $24.75
12.0%
MFE McAfee Inc. 03/31/06 $271.97 $52.83
19.4%
MSFT Microsoft Corp. 03/31/06 $10900.00 $2903.13
26.6%
NVT NAVTEQ Corp. 04/02/06 $122.33 $17.63
14.4%
ORCL Oracle Corp. 02/28/06 $3470.00 $791.88
22.8%
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Data: CapitalIQ

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