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James Ralph Scapa, insider at Altair Engineering

James Ralph Scapa Insider Information

James R. Scapa brings more than 35 years of engineering experience to his dual role of chairman and CEO of Altair, a title he has held since the company's inception in 1985.

Through Scapa's leadership, the company is now a global technology company that provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of product development, high performance computing (HPC) and data analytics. Today, the company employs over 3,000 engineers, scientists and creatives with more than 86 offices in 25 countries.

With more than 11,000 customers globally, Altair software enables customers to enhance product performance, compress development time and reduce costs.

Scapa earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Columbia University and a master of business administration degree from University of Michigan.

What is James Ralph Scapa's net worth?

The estimated net worth of James Ralph Scapa is at least $8.62 million as of May 12th, 2022. Mr. Scapa owns 161,139 shares of Altair Engineering stock worth more than $8,620,937 as of May 16th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Scapa may own. Additionally, Mr. Scapa receives a salary of $1,800,000.00 as CEO at Altair Engineering. Learn More about James Ralph Scapa's net worth.

How old is James Ralph Scapa?

Mr. Scapa is currently 65 years old. There are 9 older executives and no younger executives at Altair Engineering. Learn More on James Ralph Scapa's age.

What is James Ralph Scapa's salary?

As the CEO of Altair Engineering Inc., Mr. Scapa earns $1,800,000.00 per year. Learn More on James Ralph Scapa's salary.

How do I contact James Ralph Scapa?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Scapa and other Altair Engineering executives is 1820 EAST BIG BEAVER ROAD, TROY MI, 48083. Altair Engineering can also be reached via phone at (248) 614-2400 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on James Ralph Scapa's contact information.

Has James Ralph Scapa been buying or selling shares of Altair Engineering?

During the last ninety days, James Ralph Scapa has sold $124,261.20 in shares of Altair Engineering stock. Most recently, James Ralph Scapa sold 2,520 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $49.31, for a transaction totalling $124,261.20. Following the completion of the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 161,139 shares of the company's stock, valued at $7,945,764.09. Learn More on James Ralph Scapa's trading history.

Who are Altair Engineering's active insiders?

Altair Engineering's insider roster includes Matthew Brown (CFO), Brett Chouinard (Insider), George Christ (Major Shareholder), James Dagg (Insider), Nelson Dias (CRO), Brian Gayle (CAO), Jan Kowal (Director), Amy Messano (CMO), Howard Morof (CFO), Gilma Saravia (Insider), James Scapa (Major Shareholder), James Scapa (CEO), Uwe Schramm (Insider), and David Simon (Insider). Learn More on Altair Engineering's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Altair Engineering?

In the last twelve months, insiders at the software sold shares 69 times. They sold a total of 1,116,812 shares worth more than $79,403,291.28. The most recent insider tranaction occured on May, 12th when CEO James Ralph Scapa sold 2,520 shares worth more than $124,261.20. Insiders at Altair Engineering own 22.7 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Altair Engineering.

Information on this page was last updated on 5/12/2022.

James Ralph Scapa Insider Trading History at Altair Engineering

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
5/12/2022Sell2,520$49.31$124,261.20161,139View SEC Filing Icon  
3/16/2022Sell1,760$58.50$102,960.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/14/2022Sell1,406$59.96$84,303.76View SEC Filing Icon  
3/12/2022Sell81$59.50$4,819.50View SEC Filing Icon  
3/7/2022Sell1,791$64.55$115,609.05View SEC Filing Icon  
12/15/2021Sell42,809$71.34$3,053,994.06View SEC Filing Icon  
11/17/2021Sell18,727$78.27$1,465,762.29View SEC Filing Icon  
11/15/2021Sell14,498$77.75$1,127,219.50View SEC Filing Icon  
10/18/2021Sell25,353$73.66$1,867,501.98View SEC Filing Icon  
10/15/2021Sell23,616$73.46$1,734,831.36View SEC Filing Icon  
9/17/2021Sell36,722$74.67$2,742,031.74View SEC Filing Icon  
9/15/2021Sell16,382$75.41$1,235,366.62View SEC Filing Icon  
8/18/2021Sell23,628$70.93$1,675,934.04View SEC Filing Icon  
8/16/2021Sell33,434$72.12$2,411,260.08View SEC Filing Icon  
7/19/2021Sell15,922$64.97$1,034,452.34View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2021Sell26,003$66.02$1,716,718.06View SEC Filing Icon  
6/17/2021Sell19,933$62.99$1,255,579.67View SEC Filing Icon  
6/15/2021Sell19,709$64.97$1,280,493.73View SEC Filing Icon  
5/19/2021Sell19,110$61.16$1,168,767.60View SEC Filing Icon  
5/17/2021Sell17,930$65.09$1,167,063.70View SEC Filing Icon  
5/12/2021Sell2,230$64.33$143,455.90View SEC Filing Icon  
4/15/2021Sell70,000$63.17$4,421,900.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/17/2021Sell11,008$60.25$663,232.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/15/2021Sell23,238$61.29$1,424,257.02View SEC Filing Icon  
3/12/2021Sell1,845$59.51$109,795.95View SEC Filing Icon  
3/5/2021Sell2,186$59.24$129,498.64View SEC Filing Icon  
2/18/2021Sell3,755$61.11$229,468.053,755View SEC Filing Icon  
2/16/2021Sell34,124$66.18$2,258,326.32View SEC Filing Icon  
1/19/2021Sell27,600$60.67$1,674,492.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/15/2021Sell27,765$60.33$1,675,062.45View SEC Filing Icon  
12/16/2020Sell54,024$56.92$3,075,046.08View SEC Filing Icon  
10/16/2020Sell46,490$45.96$2,136,680.40View SEC Filing Icon  
9/15/2020Sell37,085$39.65$1,470,420.25View SEC Filing Icon  
7/17/2020Sell7,664$37.82$289,852.48View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2020Sell28,810$38.00$1,094,780.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/9/2020Sell2,055$27.32$56,142.60View SEC Filing Icon  
3/9/2020Sell2,369$28.83$68,298.27View SEC Filing Icon  
9/4/2019Sell90,000$33.54$3,018,600.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/2/2019Sell90,000$40.65$3,658,500.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/1/2019Sell62,993$40.93$2,578,303.49View SEC Filing Icon  
6/3/2019Sell83,700$36.86$3,085,182.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/3/2019Sell78,150$37.04$2,894,676.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/1/2019Sell20,112$38.30$770,289.60View SEC Filing Icon  
4/10/2019Sell28,727$36.90$1,060,026.30View SEC Filing Icon  
4/8/2019Sell16,814$37.14$624,471.96View SEC Filing Icon  
6/11/2018Sell1,075,420$33.43$35,951,290.60View SEC Filing Icon  
11/3/2017Sell1,734,996$12.09$20,976,101.64View SEC Filing Icon  
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Altair Engineering Company Overview

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Altair Engineering Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of simulation, high-performance computing, data analytics, and artificial intelligence worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Software and Client Engineering Services. The Software segment includes solvers and optimization technology products, high-performance computing software applications and hardware products, modeling and visualization tools, data analytics and analysis products, and Internet of Things platform and analytics tools, as well as support and the complementary software products. This segment also offers software technologies in the areas of computational fluid dynamics and fatigue, manufacturing process simulation, and cost estimation for the applications in marine, motorcycle, aerospace, chemical, and architecture industries; and software-related services, such as consulting, implementation, and training services that focuses on the product design and development expertise and analysis from the component level up to complete product engineering at various stage of the lifecycle. The Client Engineering Services segment provides client engineering services. In addition, the company is involved in the development and sale of solid state lighting technology along with communication and control protocols based on its intellectual property for the direct replacement of fluorescent light tubes with LED lamps. Its integrated suite of software optimizes design performance across various disciplines, including structures, motion, fluids, thermal management, electromagnetics, system modeling, and embedded systems. The company's customers include universities, government agencies, manufacturers, pharmaceutical firms, banking, financial services, and insurance, weather prediction agencies, and electronics design companies. Altair Engineering Inc. was incorporated in 1985 and is headquartered in Troy, Michigan.
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Today's Range

Now: $52.59
Low: $51.68
High: $53.50

50 Day Range

MA: $59.11
Low: $49.58
High: $66.57

2 Week Range

Now: $52.59
Low: $48.77
High: $82.96


7,321 shs

Average Volume

244,872 shs

Market Capitalization

$4.17 billion

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