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Akamai Technologies Stock Forecast, Price & News

+3.60 (+3.50 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $106.45
50-Day Range
MA: $104.58
52-Week Range
Now: $106.45
Volume3.11 million shs
Average Volume1.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.33 billion
P/E Ratio31.22
Dividend YieldN/A
Akamai Technologies, Inc. provides cloud services for delivering, optimizing, and securing content and business applications over the Internet in the United States and internationally. It provides Web Application Protector to safeguard web assets from web application and distributed denial of service; Kona Site Defender, a cloud security solution; Bot Manager to identify bots and categorize bots based on business or IT impact; Edge DNS, which translates human-readable domain names into numerical IP addresses; Site Shield that prevents attacker from directly targeting the application origin and forces traffic to go through its network, where attack can be better detected and mitigated; identity Cloud, a customer identity access management solution; Prolexic Routed to protect web- and IP-based application; and Client Reputation that assigns risk scores to malicious IP address and enables customers to take action on individual clients. It also offers Enterprise Application Access that enables adaptive access to application; Enterprise Threat Protector to enable enterprise security teams to identify, block, and mitigate targeted attack; Ion, a suite of intelligent performance optimization tool and control; Dynamic Site Accelerator to accelerate and secure interactive website; Image Manager that automatically optimizes online images; CloudTest to conduct load testing and other analysis of website in a pre-production environment; and mPulse that provides real-time website performance data for customers to enhance their digital experiences. In addition, the company provides Aura Managed CDN, DNS Infrastructure, and security and personalization service; and adaptive delivery, download delivery, media service live, and media analytic solutions, as well as NetStorage, a cloud storage solution. It sells its solutions through direct sales and service organizations; and various channel partners. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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Overall MarketRank

1.62 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

223rd out of 1,258 stocks

Business Services, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

37th out of 148 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Business services, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryInternet Software & Services
Current SymbolNASDAQ:AKAM



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.89 billion
Cash Flow$7.01 per share
Book Value$22.64 per share


Net Income$478.04 million


Market Cap$17.33 billion
Next Earnings Date2/9/2021 (Estimated)
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(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Akamai Technologies (NASDAQ:AKAM) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Akamai Technologies' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Akamai Technologies' stock was trading at $87.02 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AKAM shares have increased by 22.3% and is now trading at $106.45.
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Is Akamai Technologies a buy right now?

19 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Akamai Technologies in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 14 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Akamai Technologies stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Akamai Technologies?

Wall Street analysts have given Akamai Technologies a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Akamai Technologies wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Akamai Technologies' next earnings date?

Akamai Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 9th 2021.
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How were Akamai Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM) released its earnings results on Sunday, November, 1st. The technology infrastructure company reported $1.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.23 by $0.08. The technology infrastructure company had revenue of $792.85 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $775.85 million. Akamai Technologies had a net margin of 18.01% and a return on equity of 17.69%.
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What price target have analysts set for AKAM?

19 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Akamai Technologies' shares. Their forecasts range from $105.00 to $150.00. On average, they expect Akamai Technologies' share price to reach $120.94 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Akamai Technologies' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Akamai Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Akamai Technologies investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Micron Technology (MU), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Netflix (NFLX), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Adobe (ADBE) and salesforce.com (CRM).

Who are Akamai Technologies' key executives?

Akamai Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Dr. F. Thomson Leighton, Co-Founder, CEO & Director (Age 63, Pay $1)
  • Mr. Rick M. McConnell, Pres & GM of Web Division (Age 54, Pay $1.43M)
  • Mr. Edward J. McGowan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 49, Pay $1.07M)
  • Dr. Robert Blumofe, Exec. VP of Platform & GM of Enterprise Division (Age 55, Pay $1.1M)
  • Mr. Adam Karon, Exec. VP and GM of Media & Carrier Divisions (Age 48, Pay $1.02M)
  • Mr. Keith Oslakovic, Sr. VP of Global Performance & Operations
  • Mr. Mani Sundaram, Exec. VP of Global Services & Support and Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Tom Barth, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Aaron S. Ahola, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 50)
  • Ms. Kim Salem Jackson, Sr. VP of Global Marketing & Corp. Communications

What is Akamai Technologies' stock symbol?

Akamai Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AKAM."

Who are Akamai Technologies' major shareholders?

Akamai Technologies' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.41%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.30%), Endurance Wealth Management Inc. (0.08%), Private Capital Advisors Inc. (0.08%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%) and Gradient Investments LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own Akamai Technologies stock include Aaron Ahola, Adam Karon, Anthony P Williams, Bernardus Johannes M Verwaayen, Edward J Mcgowan, Ewout L Steenbergen, Frederic V Salerno, James Gemmell, Jill A Greenthal, Madhu Ranganathan, Monte E Ford, Rick M Mcconnell, Robert Blumofe and William Wheaton.
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Which major investors are selling Akamai Technologies stock?

AKAM stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sowell Financial Services LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Bremer Bank National Association, Arden Trust Co, Raymond James Trust N.A., Cottage Street Advisors LLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Akamai Technologies company stock in the last year include Aaron Ahola, Adam Karon, Anthony P Williams, Edward J Mcgowan, Frederic V Salerno, Jill A Greenthal, Madhu Ranganathan, Rick M Mcconnell, and Robert Blumofe.
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Which major investors are buying Akamai Technologies stock?

AKAM stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Trust Walden Corp, Private Capital Advisors Inc., Oak Harvest Investment Services, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Endurance Wealth Management Inc., IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Investment House LLC, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System.
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How do I buy shares of Akamai Technologies?

Shares of AKAM can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Akamai Technologies' stock price today?

One share of AKAM stock can currently be purchased for approximately $106.45.

How big of a company is Akamai Technologies?

Akamai Technologies has a market capitalization of $17.33 billion and generates $2.89 billion in revenue each year. The technology infrastructure company earns $478.04 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.61 on an earnings per share basis. Akamai Technologies employs 3,639 workers across the globe.

What is Akamai Technologies' official website?

The official website for Akamai Technologies is www.akamai.com.

How can I contact Akamai Technologies?

Akamai Technologies' mailing address is 145 BROADWAY, CAMBRIDGE MA, 02142. The technology infrastructure company can be reached via phone at 617-444-3000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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