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FactSet Research Systems Inc. provides integrated financial information and analytical applications to investment community in the United States, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company combines content regarding companies and securities from various markets into a single online platform of information and analytics for portfolio managers, research and performance analysts, risk managers, marketing professionals, sell-side equity research professionals, investment bankers, and fixed income professionals. The company’s applications provide users access to company analysis, multi-company comparisons, industry analysis, company screening, portfolio analysis, predictive risk measurements, alpha testing, portfolio optimization and simulation, and real-time news and quotes, as well as tools to value and analyze fixed income securities and portfolios. FactSet Research Systems Inc. also offers various solutions for investment managers, including portfolio analysis, equity analysis, economics and market analysis, quant and risk analysis, fixed income analysis, and research management solutions. The company’s solutions for banking and brokerage professionals comprise creating models and presentations in Microsoft office, company and industry analytics, idea screening, deal analytics, people intelligence, and wireless access. FactSet Research Systems Inc. also provides customized solutions to professionals involved in hedge funds, private equity, sell-side research, equity sales, trading, consulting, and investor relations, as well as for law firms and academic institutions. The company was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut.

6,486 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/9/14
Founded in 1978

factset research systems inc (FDS) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $1.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $465.0K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $830.0K
Executive Vice President and Director of Glob...
Total Annual Compensation: $830.0K
Senior Vice President and Director of Sales O...
Total Annual Compensation: $565.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

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FactSet Research Systems Inc. Opens New Office in Singapore

FactSet Research Systems Inc. has opened a new office in Singapore. The Singapore office will open this April and be commemorated with a client celebration at Zafferano at Raffles Place in Singapore. Located at Ocean Financial Centre, FactSet Singapore will be staffed with an experienced FactSet Sales and Consulting team. The new office gives clients direct access to FactSet's service, powerful financial analytics, and the broadest scope of data available.

FactSet Research Systems Inc. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Second Quarter and Six Months Ended February 28, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Third Quarter of Fiscal 2014

FactSet Research Systems Inc. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the second quarter and six months ended February 28, 2014. For the quarter, the company's revenues were $226,934,000 compared to $213,083,000 a year ago. Operating income was $75,054,000 compared to $56,164,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $75,398,000 compared to $56,521,000 a year ago. Net income was $52,426,000 or $1.22 per diluted share compared to $44,539,000 or $1.00 per diluted share a year ago. Adjusted operating income was $75,054,000 compared to $71,860,000 a year ago. Adjusted net income was $52,426,000 or $1.22 per diluted share compared to $49,281,000 or $1.11 per diluted share a year ago. Non-GAAP operating income was $82,733,000. Non-GAAP net income was $57,763,000 or $1.34 per diluted share. Capital expenditures were $2.6 million. For the year, the company's Revenue was $449,909,000 compared to $424,167,000 a year ago. Operating income was $149,795,000 compared to $127,248,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $150,480,000 compared to $128,033,000 a year ago. Net income was $104,604,000 or $2.41 per diluted share compared to $94,307,000 or $2.11 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $98,727,000 compared to $97,038,000 a year ago. Purchases of property, equipment and leasehold improvements, net of proceeds from dispositions was $8,032,000 compared to $9,084,000 a year ago. For the third quarter fiscal 2014, the company's revenues are expected to range between $229 million and $233 million, the annual effective tax rate is expected to range between 30% and 31% and assumes that the U.S. Federal R&D tax credit will not be re-enacted by the end of the third quarter of fiscal 2014 and diluted EPS should range between $1.24 and $1.26. The lapse in the U.S. Federal R&D tax credit on December 31, 2013 reduced each end of the diluted EPS range by $0.03.

FactSet Research Systems Inc. to Report Q2, 2014 Results on Mar 18, 2014

FactSet Research Systems Inc. announced that they will report Q2, 2014 results at 12:00 PM, GMT Standard Time on Mar 18, 2014


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