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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
NASDAQ:BLZE

Backblaze (BLZE) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$9.18
+0.05 (+0.55%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$8.82
$9.19
50-Day Range
$8.05
$11.83
52-Week Range
$3.50
$12.65
Volume
459,811 shs
Average Volume
212,199 shs
Market Capitalization
$378.22 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$14.00

Backblaze MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
52.5% Upside
$14.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
4.71% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.58mentions of Backblaze in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$851,676 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($1.12) to ($0.85) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.99 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

302nd out of 586 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

106th out of 201 stocks

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About Backblaze Stock (NASDAQ:BLZE)

Backblaze, Inc., a storage cloud platform, provides businesses and consumers cloud services to store, use, and protect data in the United States and internationally. The company offers cloud services through a web-scale software infrastructure built on commodity hardware. It also provides Backblaze B2 Cloud Storage, which enables customers to store data, developers to build applications, and partners to expand their use cases. This service is offered as a consumption-based Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and serves use cases, such as public, hybrid, and multi-cloud data storage; application development and DevOps; content delivery and edge computing; security and ransomware protection; media management; backup, archive, and tape replacement; repository for analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning; and Internet of Things. In addition, the company offers Backblaze Computer Backup that automatically backs up data from laptops and desktops for businesses and individuals, which provides a subscription-based Software-as-a-Service and serves use cases, including computer backup, ransomware protection, theft and loss protection, and remote access. It serves the public cloud IaaS storage and Data-Protection-as-a-Service markets. The company was incorporated in 2007 and is headquartered in San Mateo, California.

BLZE Stock Price History

BLZE Stock News Headlines

Backblaze, Inc. (BLZE)
“More countries ditch the US dollar”
Since March 2018, China started purchasing oil in gold-backed yuan. By December 2022, Foreign Minister Wang Yi stated that Chinese-Arab relations experienced a "historic improvement." after arab nations ditched the dollar to trade with China. On June 6, 2023 China told its banks to slash interest rates on US dollars.
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Assessing Backblaze: Insights From 4 Financial Analysts
“More countries ditch the US dollar”
Since March 2018, China started purchasing oil in gold-backed yuan. By December 2022, Foreign Minister Wang Yi stated that Chinese-Arab relations experienced a "historic improvement." after arab nations ditched the dollar to trade with China. On June 6, 2023 China told its banks to slash interest rates on US dollars.
BLZE Oct 2024 20.000 call
BLZE May 2024 15.000 call
Backblaze Inc CEO Gleb Budman Sells 150,000 Shares
BLZE Mar 2024 12.500 put
MVIS, IRDM and GRTS are among after hour movers
BLZE Mar 2024 10.000 call
Why Backblaze Stock Skyrocketed Today
Why Backblaze Stock Skyrocketed Today
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/15/2024
Today
4/21/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
5/08/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Prepackaged software
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:BLZE
Employees
393
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$14.00
High Stock Price Target
$18.00
Low Stock Price Target
$11.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+52.5%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-59,710,000.00
Pretax Margin
-58.53%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$102.02 million
Book Value
$1.15 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
39,058,000
Market Cap
$378.22 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.20
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Gleb Budman (Age 49)
    Co-Founder, CEO & Chairman
    Comp: $429.87k
  • Mr. Tim Nufire (Age 59)
    Co-Founder
  • Mr. Brian Wilson (Age 56)
    Co-Founder
    Comp: $429.87k
  • Mr. Francis P. Patchel (Age 66)
    Chief Financial Officer
    Comp: $454.15k
  • Mr. Casey Jones
    Co-Founder
  • Mr. Hang Ng Kwok
    Co-Founder
  • Mr. Nilay Patel
    Co-Founder & VP of Sales
  • Damon Uyeda
    Co-Founder
  • Ms. Anu Patil
    Vice President of Revenue Strategy & Operations
  • Mr. Brian Beach
    Chief Technology Officer

BLZE Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Backblaze stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Backblaze in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" BLZE shares.
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What is Backblaze's stock price target for 2024?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Backblaze's shares. Their BLZE share price targets range from $11.00 to $18.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $14.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 52.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have BLZE shares performed in 2024?

Backblaze's stock was trading at $7.59 at the start of the year. Since then, BLZE shares have increased by 20.9% and is now trading at $9.18.
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Are investors shorting Backblaze?

Backblaze saw a drop in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,240,000 shares, a drop of 12.7% from the March 15th total of 1,420,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 402,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.1 days. Approximately 4.7% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Backblaze's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 8th 2024.
View our BLZE earnings forecast
.

How can I listen to Backblaze's earnings call?

Backblaze will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 8th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were Backblaze's earnings last quarter?

Backblaze, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLZE) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 15th. The company reported ($0.30) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.34) by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $28.74 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $28.18 million. Backblaze had a negative net margin of 57.70% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 105.94%.

What guidance has Backblaze issued on next quarter's earnings?

Backblaze updated its first quarter 2024 earnings guidance on Friday, February, 16th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $29.6 million-$30.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $28.9 million.

When did Backblaze IPO?

Backblaze (BLZE) raised $101 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, November 11th 2021. The company issued 6,300,000 shares at a price of $15.00-$17.00 per share. Oppenheimer & Co., William Blair and Raymond James acted as the underwriters for the IPO and JMP Securities, Lake Street and B. Riley Securities were co-managers.

How do I buy shares of Backblaze?

Shares of BLZE stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:BLZE) was last updated on 4/21/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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