NASDAQ:CHKP

Check Point Software Technologies Stock Forecast, Price & News

$127.17
+1.26 (+1.00 %)
(As of 08/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$115.57
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52-Week Range
$109.07
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Volume718,539 shs
Average Volume1.21 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.44 billion
P/E Ratio20.92
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.65
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About Check Point Software Technologies

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. develops, markets, and supports a range of products and services for IT security worldwide. The company offers a portfolio of network security, endpoint security, data security, and management solutions. It provides Check Point Infinity Architecture, a cyber security architecture that protects against 5th and 6th generation cyber-attacks across various networks, endpoint, cloud, workloads, Internet of Things, and mobile; Check Point Network Security, security gateways and software platforms that support small business and large enterprise data center and telco-grade environment; and Check Point SandBlast family for threat prevention and zero-day protections. The company also offers Check Point CloudGuard cloud security product that delivers threat prevention security, cloud visibility, cloud security posture management, and workload protection solutions for enterprise cloud networks, data, and applications; and Check Point Harmony that delivers the security for remote users and access; and Check Point Security Management, which enables customers from single offices to hundreds and thousands of offices to manage and tailor their security policy to express their business needs from a single pane of glass. In addition, the company provides technical customer support programs and plans; professional services in implementing, upgrading, and optimizing Check Point products comprising design planning and security implementation; and certification and educational training services on Check Point products. It sells its products and services to enterprises, service providers, small and medium sized businesses, and consumers through a network of channel partners, such as distributors, resellers, system integrators, original equipment manufacturers, and managed security service providers. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. was incorporated in 1993 and is headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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2.39 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

231st out of 844 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

53rd out of 239 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Check Point Software Technologies (NASDAQ:CHKP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Check Point Software Technologies a buy right now?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Check Point Software Technologies in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Check Point Software Technologies stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CHKP, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Wall Street analysts have given Check Point Software Technologies a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Check Point Software Technologies wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Check Point Software Technologies' next earnings date?

Check Point Software Technologies is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 28th 2021.
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How were Check Point Software Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) issued its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, July, 25th. The technology company reported $1.61 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.56 by $0.05. The technology company earned $526.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $523.96 million. Check Point Software Technologies had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 25.58% and a net margin of 39.90%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 4.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $1.58 earnings per share.
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How has Check Point Software Technologies' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Check Point Software Technologies' stock was trading at $90.75 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CHKP stock has increased by 40.1% and is now trading at $127.17.
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What guidance has Check Point Software Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Check Point Software Technologies issued an update on its third quarter 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.540-$1.640 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.580. The company issued revenue guidance of $515 million-$540 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $527.98 million.

What price target have analysts set for CHKP?

13 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Check Point Software Technologies' stock. Their forecasts range from $114.00 to $155.00. On average, they anticipate Check Point Software Technologies' share price to reach $136.27 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Check Point Software Technologies' key executives?

Check Point Software Technologies' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Gil Shwed, Founder, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $37.9k)
  • Ms. Tal Payne, Chief Financial & Operations Officer (Age 49, Pay $1M)
  • Mr. Dan Yerushalmi, Chief Customer Officer (Age 57, Pay $761.4k)
  • Dr. Dorit Dor, VP of Products
  • Ms. Sharon Schusheim, VP of Information Systems
  • Mr. Kip E. Meintzer, Head of Global Investor Relations
  • Mr. John Slavitt, Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. Peter Alexander, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Miryam Steinitz, Head of HR
  • Mr. Chris Scanlan, Pres of Americas Sales

What is Gil Shwed's approval rating as Check Point Software Technologies' CEO?

459 employees have rated Check Point Software Technologies CEO Gil Shwed on Glassdoor.com. Gil Shwed has an approval rating of 81% among Check Point Software Technologies' employees.

Who are some of Check Point Software Technologies' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Check Point Software Technologies own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Check Point Software Technologies investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Broadcom (AVGO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Adobe (ADBE) and PayPal (PYPL).

What is Check Point Software Technologies' stock symbol?

Check Point Software Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CHKP."

Who are Check Point Software Technologies' major shareholders?

Check Point Software Technologies' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Flossbach Von Storch AG (0.35%), Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. (0.27%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.25%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (0.21%), Martin Investment Management LLC (0.13%) and PGGM Investments (0.10%).

Which major investors are selling Check Point Software Technologies stock?

CHKP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Flossbach Von Storch AG, Alliancebernstein L.P., Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank , Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Welch & Forbes LLC, and Davy Global Fund Management Ltd.

Which major investors are buying Check Point Software Technologies stock?

CHKP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd., Wesleyan Assurance Society, DAVENPORT & Co LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Hunter Perkins Capital Management LLC, Brinker Capital Investments LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, and Cardinal Capital Management.

How do I buy shares of Check Point Software Technologies?

Shares of CHKP 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.
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What is Check Point Software Technologies' stock price today?

One share of CHKP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $127.17.

How much money does Check Point Software Technologies make?

Check Point Software Technologies has a market capitalization of $17.44 billion and generates $2.06 billion in revenue each year. The technology company earns $846.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.07 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Check Point Software Technologies have?

Check Point Software Technologies employs 5,314 workers across the globe.

Does Check Point Software Technologies have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Check Point Software Technologies: CPST (Portugal) Sociedade Unipessoal Lda., CPST (Portugal) Sociedade Unipessoal Lda., Check Point Advanced Threat Prevention Ltd., Check Point Holding (Singapore) PTE Ltd., Check Point Holding (Singapore) PTE Ltd. – U.S. Branch, Check Point Holding AB, Check Point IOT Security Ltd., Check Point Mobile Security Ltd., Check Point Public Cloud Security Ltd., Check Point Serverless Security Ltd., Check Point Software (Canada) Technologies Inc., Check Point Software (Canada) Technologies Inc., Check Point Software (Kenya) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies, Check Point Software Technologies (Australia) PTY Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (Austria) GmbH, Check Point Software Technologies (Beijing) Co. Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (Belarus) LLC, Check Point Software Technologies (Belgium) S.A., Check Point Software Technologies (Brazil) LTDA, Check Point Software Technologies (Czech Republic) s.r.o., Check Point Software Technologies (Denmark) ApS, Check Point Software Technologies (Finland) Oy, Check Point Software Technologies (Greece) SA, Check Point Software Technologies (Greece) SA, Check Point Software Technologies (Hong Kong) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (Hong Kong) Ltd. (Guangzhou office), Check Point Software Technologies (Hong Kong) Ltd. (Shanghai office), Check Point Software Technologies (Hungary) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (India) Private Limited, Check Point Software Technologies (India) Private Limited, Check Point Software Technologies (Italia) Srl, Check Point Software Technologies (Japan) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (Korea) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (Korea) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (Netherlands) B.V., Check Point Software Technologies (New Zealand) Limited, Check Point Software Technologies (Philippines) Inc., Check Point Software Technologies (Poland) Sp.z.o.o., Check Point Software Technologies (Poland) Sp.z.o.o., Check Point Software Technologies (RMN) SRL., Check Point Software Technologies (RMN) SRL., Check Point Software Technologies (Russia) OOO, Check Point Software Technologies (Russia) OOO, Check Point Software Technologies (Spain) S.A., Check Point Software Technologies (Spain) S.A., Check Point Software Technologies (Sweden) AB, Check Point Software Technologies (Sweden) AB., Check Point Software Technologies (Switzerland) A.G., Check Point Software Technologies (Switzerland) A.G., Check Point Software Technologies (Taiwan) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (Taiwan) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (UK) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies (UK) Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies B.V Nigeria Ltd., Check Point Software Technologies B.V., Check Point Software Technologies GmbH, Check Point Software Technologies Inc., Check Point Software Technologies Mexico S.A. de C.V., Check Point Software Technologies Mexico S.A. de C.V., Check Point Software Technologies Norway A.S., Check Point Software Technologies Norway A.S., Check Point Software Technologies S.A., Check Point Software Technologies SARL, Check Point Software Technologies South Africa PTY. Ltd, Check Point Web Applications and API Protection Ltd., Check Point Yazilim Teknolojileri Pazarlama A.S., Check Point Yazilim Teknolojileri Pazarlama A.S. (3), Cymplify, Dome9 Security, Dynasec Ltd., FaceTime Communications, ForceNock, Hyperwise, Israel Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. China, Lacoon Mobile Security, Lacoon Security Inc., Liquid Machines, Liquid Machines Inc., NFR Security, NFR Security Inc., Nokia Security Appliances, Odo Security, PointSec, Pointsec Mobile Technologies Inc., Pointsec Mobile Technologies LLC., Pointsec Norway AS, Protect Data AB, Protego Labs, Protego Labs Inc., Reflex Software Ltd. (Jersey), Reflex Software Luxembourg SARL, SofaWare, SofaWare Technologies Ltd., Sourcefire, Zone Labs, Zone Labs L.L.C., Zone Labs L.L.C., and easy2comply (Dynasec).

When was Check Point Software Technologies founded?

Check Point Software Technologies was founded in 1993.

What is Check Point Software Technologies' official website?

The official website for Check Point Software Technologies is www.checkpoint.com.

Where are Check Point Software Technologies' headquarters?

Check Point Software Technologies is headquartered at 5 SHLOMO KAPLAN STREET, TEL AVIV L3, 6789159.

How can I contact Check Point Software Technologies?

Check Point Software Technologies' mailing address is 5 SHLOMO KAPLAN STREET, TEL AVIV L3, 6789159. The technology company can be reached via phone at 972-3753-4555 or via email at [email protected]


This page was last updated on 8/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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