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Volume 157.1K
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acacia research corp (ACTG) Snapshot

Open
$17.84
Previous Close
$17.42
Day High
$17.84
Day Low
$17.46
52 Week High
07/3/14 - $18.74
52 Week Low
12/11/13 - $12.23
Market Cap
890.4M
Average Volume 10 Days
731.0K
EPS TTM
$-1.65
Shares Outstanding
50.1M
EX-Date
10/30/14
P/E TM
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Dividend
$0.50
Dividend Yield
2.81%
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acacia research corp (ACTG) Details

Acacia Research Corporation, through its subsidiaries, acquires, develops, licenses, and enforces patented technologies in the United States. It assists patent owners with the prosecution and development of their patent portfolios; protection of their patented inventions from unauthorized use; generation of licensing revenue from users of their patented technologies; and enforcement against unauthorized users of their patented technologies. The company owns or controls the rights to approximately 200 patent portfolios, which include the United State’s patents and foreign counterparts covering technologies used in various industries. Acacia Research Corporation was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.

68 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/3/14
Founded in 1992

acacia research corp (ACTG) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $659.1K
Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $729.1K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $575.5K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secre...
Total Annual Compensation: $602.6K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

acacia research corp (ACTG) Key Developments

Acacia Research Corporation Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend, Payable on November 28, 2014 to Shareholders of Record as of November 3, 2014

Acacia Research Corporation declared an unchanged quarterly cash dividend of $0.125 to be paid on November 28, 2014 to shareholders of record as of November 3, 2014.

Acacia Research Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2014; Provides Patent Amortization Expense Guidance for the Year 2014

Acacia Research Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014. Revenues in the third quarter of 2014 were $37,192,000, as compared to $15,520,000 in the comparable prior year quarter. Net loss attributable to common stockholders was $12,575,000 or $0.26 per diluted share, as compared to $15,904,000, or $0.33 per diluted share for the comparable prior year quarter. Operating loss was $12.633 million against $35.336 million a year ago. Loss before provision for income taxes was $12.690 million against loss before benefit from income taxes of $35.056 million a year ago. Non-GAAP net income in the third quarter of 2014 was $5,050,000 or $0.10 per diluted share, as compared to a Non-GAAP net loss of $13,280,000, or $0.28 per diluted share for the comparable prior year quarter. Net cash provided by operating activities was $14.529 million against net cash used in operating activities of $22.923 million a year ago. Purchases of property and equipment were $9,000 against $214,000 a year ago. Revenues for the nine months ended September 30, 2014 were $99,846,000, as compared to $115,491,000 in the comparable prior year period. Operating loss was $46.915 million against $51.171 million a year ago. Loss before provision for income taxes was $47.059 million against loss before benefit from income taxes of $49.201 million a year ago. Net loss attributable to common stockholders was $50,356,000 or $1.04 per diluted share, as compared to $23,458,000, or $0.49 per diluted share a year ago. Pro forma non-GAAP net income was $7.752 million or $0.15 per diluted share against $9.286 million or $0.19 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $13.890 million against net cash used in operating activities of $4.819 million a year ago. Purchases of property and equipment were $106,000 against $579,000 a year ago. Excluding any additional 2014 patent portfolio acquisitions and any future amortization accelerations, scheduled fiscal year 2014 noncash patent amortization expense is expected to be approximately $56.2 million.

Acacia Research Corporation to Report Q3, 2014 Results on Oct 22, 2014

Acacia Research Corporation announced that they will report Q3, 2014 results at 4:00 PM, Eastern Daylight on Oct 22, 2014

 

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