Investor Relations 

Frequently Asked Questions 

Stock-Related Questions:
Q: Where is Synopsys’ stock traded?
A: Synopsys trades on The NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SNPS.
Q: Has Synopsys had any stock splits?
A: Synopsys has recorded two stock splits: a two-for-one split on September 23, 2003 and a two-for-one split on September 8, 1995.
Q: Does Synopsys pay a dividend?
A: Synopsys does not pay a dividend.
Q: When was Synopsys’ last annual shareholder meeting?
A: Synopsys’ last shareholder meeting was held on April 2, 2014 at our headquarters in Mountain View, CA.
Q: What is Synopsys Cusip Number?
A: 871607107

Financial-Related Questions:
Q: Where can I get financial information on Synopsys?
A: Synopsys financial information can be found in the Financials section of the Investor Relations site.
Q: When is Synopsys’ next quarterly earnings release?
A: Please refer to the Synopsys Calendar of Investor Events for upcoming earnings release dates.
Q: How can I obtain a copy of your Annual Report?
A: Download an electronic copy of Synopsys’ Form 10-K in Acrobat PDF form. If you would like a hard copy, please use the online Printed Materials Request Form, contact our investor relations request line at 650-584-4257 or email us at
Q: How can I get Synopsys’ latest SEC filings?
A: SEC documents are available through the SEC's EDGAR Database and at the Synopsys Investor Relations homepage
Q: Which Financial Conference will Synopsys be presenting at in the future?
A: Please refer to the Synopsys Calendar of Investor Events for upcoming conference dates.
Q: Who are the Financial Analysts that follow Synopsys?
A: Please visit the Analyst Coverage section for a list of the analysts following Synopsys.

Company-Related Questions:
Q: How many employees does Synopsys have?
A: As of October 31, 2014, Synopsys employed approximately 9,440 full-time employees worldwide.
Q: Who are the members of Synopsys’ Board of Directors?
A: Synopsys’ Board of Directors
Q: Where can I find information about Synopsys’ management team?
A: Synopsys’ management team
Q: Who are Synopsys’ independent accountants?
A: Synopsys’ independent registered public accounting firm is KPMG LLP.
Q: When was Synopsys founded?
A: Synopsys was founded in 1986 and incorporated in North Carolina on December 18, 1986. Synopsys was reincorporated in Delaware on August 27, 1987. Learn more about Synopsys’ history.
Q: When is Synopsys’ fiscal year end?
A: Synopsys’ fiscal year ends in October, with fiscal quarters ending in January, April, July and October, respectively.
Q: What companies has Synopsys recently acquired?
A: Please see the section entitled Recent Mergers and Acquisitions in the Company Profile page at the Synopsys corporate website.
Q: Who is Synopsys’ transfer agent and how do I contact them?
A: Computershare
Stock certificate holders should contact Computershare for assistance with stock ownership, share transfers, change of address, or other stock inquiries.

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Q: How can I contact Synopsys Investor Relations?
A: You can contact Synopsys Investor Relations by phone at 650-584-4257 or by email at