NASDAQ:FSCT - Forescout Technologies Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$25.09 -1.90 (-7.04 %)
(As of 11/13/2018 03:13 PM ET)
Previous Close$26.99
Today's Range$25.02 - $26.90
52-Week Range$21.56 - $40.96
Volume24,439 shs
Average Volume439,504 shs
Market Capitalization$1.15 billion
P/E Ratio-3.32
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
ForeScout Technologies, Inc. provides network security products in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Japan. It offers ForeScout CounterACT agentless technology that discovers, classifies, and assesses IP-based devices; ForeScout extended modules, which represent integrations across vulnerability assessment, advanced threat detection, security incidence and event management, enterprise mobility management, endpoint protection and endpoint detection and response, next generation firewall, privileged access management, and IT systems management vendors, as well as compliance; and ForeScout CounterACT Enterprise Manager, a centralized security management solution for the control of various appliances deployed on an end-customer network, as well as maintenance and professional services. The company's products are used to protect organizations against the threats that exploit the billions of Internet of things devices connected to organizations' networks. ForeScout Technologies, Inc. sells its products and services through distributors and resellers. The company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Computer peripheral equipment, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:FSCT
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone408-213-3191

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.10
Current Ratio2.17
Quick Ratio2.16

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-3.32
Forward P/E Ratio-26.41
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$220.87 million
Price / Sales4.75
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$1.44 per share
Price / Book17.42

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($7.93)
Net Income$-91,200,000.00
Net Margins-33.43%
Return on Equity-96.85%
Return on Assets-28.28%

Miscellaneous

Employees823
Outstanding Shares41,840,000
Market Cap$1.15 billion
OptionableOptionable

Forescout Technologies (NASDAQ:FSCT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Forescout Technologies' stock symbol?

Forescout Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "FSCT."

How were Forescout Technologies' earnings last quarter?

Forescout Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:FSCT) posted its earnings results on Thursday, November, 8th. The company reported ($0.19) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.11) by $0.08. The firm earned $85.63 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $79.08 million. Forescout Technologies had a negative return on equity of 96.85% and a negative net margin of 33.43%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 23.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.21) earnings per share. View Forescout Technologies' Earnings History.

When is Forescout Technologies' next earnings date?

Forescout Technologies is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Forescout Technologies.

What guidance has Forescout Technologies issued on next quarter's earnings?

Forescout Technologies updated its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 8th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of (0.26-0.24) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of ($0.28). The company issued revenue guidance of $75.8-78.8 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $76.45 million.Forescout Technologies also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $-0.69--0.67 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for FSCT?

11 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Forescout Technologies' stock. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $47.00. On average, they expect Forescout Technologies' stock price to reach $39.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 54.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Forescout Technologies.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Forescout Technologies?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Forescout Technologies in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Forescout Technologies.

Has Forescout Technologies been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about FSCT stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Forescout Technologies earned a daily sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Forescout Technologies' key competitors?

Who are Forescout Technologies' key executives?

Forescout Technologies' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael P. DeCesare, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Christopher Harms, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Pedro Abreu, Sr. VP & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 46)
  • Mr. Oded Comay, Co-Founder & CTO
  • Mr. Dror Comay, Co-Founder & Chief Architect

When did Forescout Technologies IPO?

(FSCT) raised $101 million in an initial public offering on Friday, October 27th 2017. The company issued 4,800,000 shares at a price of $20.00-$22.00 per share. Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan and Citigroup acted as the underwriters for the IPO and BofA Merrill Lynch, UBS Investment Bank and KeyBanc Capital Markets were co-managers.

Who are Forescout Technologies' major shareholders?

Forescout Technologies' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.12%), Emerald Advisers Inc. PA (2.14%), Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC (2.05%), Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust (1.97%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.48%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.13%). Company insiders that own Forescout Technologies stock include Amadeus Capital Partners Ltd, Christopher Harms, Darren J Milliken, David G Dewalt, Enrique T Salem, James A Beer, Meritech Management Associates, Michael Decesare, Pedro Abreu, T Kent Elliott and Yehezkel Yeshurun. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Forescout Technologies.

Which institutional investors are selling Forescout Technologies stock?

FSCT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., FIL Ltd, Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Monashee Investment Management LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Quantbot Technologies LP and Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc. CT. Company insiders that have sold Forescout Technologies company stock in the last year include Amadeus Capital Partners Ltd, Christopher Harms, Darren J Milliken, David G Dewalt, Enrique T Salem, James A Beer, Meritech Management Associates, Michael Decesare, Pedro Abreu, T Kent Elliott and Yehezkel Yeshurun. View Insider Buying and Selling for Forescout Technologies.

Which institutional investors are buying Forescout Technologies stock?

FSCT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust, Emerald Advisers Inc. PA, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., Engineers Gate Manager LP and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Forescout Technologies.

How do I buy shares of Forescout Technologies?

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

What is Forescout Technologies' stock price today?

One share of FSCT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.57.

How big of a company is Forescout Technologies?

Forescout Technologies has a market capitalization of $1.15 billion and generates $220.87 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-91,200,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($7.93) on an earnings per share basis. Forescout Technologies employs 823 workers across the globe.

What is Forescout Technologies' official website?

The official website for Forescout Technologies is http://www.forescout.com.

How can I contact Forescout Technologies?

Forescout Technologies' mailing address is 190 West Tasman Drive, San Jose CA, 95134. The company can be reached via phone at 408-213-3191 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Forescout Technologies (NASDAQ FSCT)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  87 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  78 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  165
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Forescout Technologies and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FSCT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FSCT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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