NASDAQ:NTCT - NetScout Systems Stock Price, News & Analysis

$24.08
-0.20 (-0.82 %)
(As of 09/17/2019 11:18 AM ET)
Today's Range
$23.95
Now: $24.08
$24.18
50-Day Range
$21.33
MA: $22.85
$26.57
52-Week Range
$20.94
Now: $24.08
$30.30
Volume48,669 shs
Average Volume491,823 shs
Market Capitalization$1.83 billion
P/E Ratio29.73
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.35
NetScout Systems, Inc provides real-time operational intelligence and performance analytics for digital business services against disruptions in availability, performance, and security in the United States, Europe, Asia, and internationally. The company offers nGeniusONE management software that enables customers to predict, preempt, and resolve network and service delivery problems, as well as facilitate the optimization and capacity planning of their network infrastructures; and specialized platforms and analytic modules that enable its customers to analyze and troubleshoot traffic in radio access and Wi-Fi networks. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer integrated systems design
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:NTCT
CUSIP64115T10
Phone978-614-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$909.92 million
Cash Flow$3.0327 per share
Book Value$26.54 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-73,320,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees2,585
Market Cap$1.83 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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NetScout Systems (NASDAQ:NTCT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is NetScout Systems' stock symbol?

NetScout Systems trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "NTCT."

How will NetScout Systems' stock buyback program work?

NetScout Systems declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Friday, October 27th 2017, which authorizes the company to repurchase 25,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are often a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were NetScout Systems' earnings last quarter?

NetScout Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTCT) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 1st. The technology company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.07. The technology company had revenue of $186.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $196.98 million. NetScout Systems had a positive return on equity of 3.35% and a negative net margin of 4.51%. NetScout Systems's quarterly revenue was down 9.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.03 earnings per share. View NetScout Systems' Earnings History.

When is NetScout Systems' next earnings date?

NetScout Systems is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for NetScout Systems.

What guidance has NetScout Systems issued on next quarter's earnings?

NetScout Systems updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.40-1.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.41. The company issued revenue guidance of $895-915 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $903.71 million.

What price target have analysts set for NTCT?

3 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for NetScout Systems' shares. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $33.00. On average, they anticipate NetScout Systems' stock price to reach $29.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for NetScout Systems.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for NetScout Systems?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NetScout Systems in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for NetScout Systems.

Has NetScout Systems been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about NTCT stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. 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 publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. NetScout Systems earned a daily sentiment score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the technology company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for NetScout Systems.

Are investors shorting NetScout Systems?

NetScout Systems saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,075,100 shares, an increase of 12.3% from the July 31st total of 4,520,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 463,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 11.0 days. Currently, 7.0% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View NetScout Systems' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of NetScout Systems' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of NetScout Systems own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other NetScout Systems investors own include Danaher (DHR), Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO), Ixia (XXIA), Aspen Technology (AZPN), Capricor Therapeutics (CAPR), Ebix (EBIX), FireEye (FEYE), Alphabet (GOOG), Netflix (NFLX) and NVIDIA (NVDA).

Who are NetScout Systems' key executives?

NetScout Systems' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Anil K. Singhal, Co-Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 65)
  • Mr. Michael Szabados, Vice Chairman & COO (Age 67)
  • Ms. Jean A. Bua, Exec. VP, CFO, Chief Accounting Officer & Treasurer (Age 60)
  • Mr. John W. Downing, Exec. VP of Worldwide Sales Operations (Age 61)
  • Mr. Bruce A. Kelley Jr., CTO, Sr. VP & Service Provider (Age 56)

Who are NetScout Systems' major shareholders?

NetScout Systems' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.52%), BlackRock Inc. (11.53%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.12%), Brown Capital Management LLC (6.34%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (3.37%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.94%). Company insiders that own NetScout Systems stock include Jean A Bua, John Downing, Joseph G Hadzima Jr, Michael Szabados and Vincent J Mullarkey. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NetScout Systems.

Which institutional investors are selling NetScout Systems stock?

NTCT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Prudential Financial Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Brown Capital Management LLC, BlackRock Inc. and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold NetScout Systems company stock in the last year include John Downing, Joseph G Hadzima Jr and Michael Szabados. View Insider Buying and Selling for NetScout Systems.

Which institutional investors are buying NetScout Systems stock?

NTCT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Citadel Advisors LLC, Boston Partners, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Balyasny Asset Management LLC and ETF Managers Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for NetScout Systems.

How do I buy shares of NetScout Systems?

Shares of NTCT 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is NetScout Systems' stock price today?

One share of NTCT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.08.

How big of a company is NetScout Systems?

NetScout Systems has a market capitalization of $1.83 billion and generates $909.92 million in revenue each year. The technology company earns $-73,320,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.81 on an earnings per share basis. NetScout Systems employs 2,585 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About NetScout Systems.

What is NetScout Systems' official website?

The official website for NetScout Systems is http://www.netscout.com/.

How can I contact NetScout Systems?

NetScout Systems' mailing address is 310 LITTLETON ROAD, WESTFORD MA, 01886. The technology company can be reached via phone at 978-614-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for NetScout Systems (NASDAQ NTCT)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  403 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  341 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  744
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NetScout Systems and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NTCT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NTCT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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