NASDAQ:OKTA - Okta Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$57.71 -0.31 (-0.53 %)
(As of 11/18/2018 02:33 PM ET)
Previous Close$57.71
Today's Range$56.49 - $59.27
52-Week Range$24.93 - $75.49
Volume1.75 million shs
Average Volume1.73 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.30 billion
P/E Ratio-42.12
Dividend YieldN/A
Okta, Inc. provides identity solutions for enterprises, small and medium-sized businesses, universities, non-profits, and government agencies in the United States and internationally. The company offers Okta Identity Cloud, a platform that offers a suite of products to manage and secure identities, such as Universal Directory, a cloud-based system of record to store and secure user, application, and device profiles for an organization; Single Sign-On that enables users to access their applications in the cloud or on-premise from various devices with a single entry of their user credentials; Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication, a product that provides an additional layer of security for Web and mobile applications, and data of organization; Lifecycle Management, which enables IT organizations or developers to manage a user's identity throughout its lifecycle; API Access Management that enables organizations to secure APIs; and Mobility Management, which simplifies and automates mobile device administration and provisioning across phones, tablets, and laptops. It also offers customer support and training, and professional services. Okta, Inc. sells its products directly to customers through sales force, as well as through channel partners. The company was formerly known as Saasure, Inc. Okta, Inc. was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Prepackaged software
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:OKTA
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.08
Current Ratio2.90
Quick Ratio2.90


Trailing P/E Ratio-42.12
Forward P/E Ratio-51.53
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$259.99 million
Price / Sales24.23
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$1.57 per share
Price / Book36.76


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.37)
Net Income$-114,350,000.00
Net Margins-38.13%
Return on Equity-56.91%
Return on Assets-21.12%


Outstanding Shares109,180,000
Market Cap$6.30 billion

Okta (NASDAQ:OKTA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Okta's stock symbol?

Okta trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OKTA."

How were Okta's earnings last quarter?

Okta Inc (NASDAQ:OKTA) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, September, 6th. The company reported ($0.15) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.36) by $0.21. The firm had revenue of $94.59 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $85 million. Okta had a negative net margin of 38.13% and a negative return on equity of 56.91%. The company's revenue was up 57.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.16) EPS. View Okta's Earnings History.

When is Okta's next earnings date?

Okta is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, December 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Okta.

How can I listen to Okta's earnings call?

Okta will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, December 5th at 5:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8882561007.

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

Okta updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $(0.48)-(0.46) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of ($0.56). The company issued revenue guidance of $372-375 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $357.15 million.Okta also updated its Q3 guidance to $(0.12)-(0.11) EPS.

What price target have analysts set for OKTA?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Okta's stock. Their predictions range from $35.00 to $88.00. On average, they expect Okta's share price to reach $68.9231 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Okta.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Okta?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Okta in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 14 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Okta.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Okta stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Okta stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Okta, Inc. is a provider of identity for the enterprise. The Company's product consists of Okta information technology Products and Okta for Developers. Okta IT Products include Single Sign-On, Mobility Management, Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication, Lifecycle Management and Universal Directory. Okta for Developers include Complete Authentication, User Management, Application Programming Interface Access Management and Developer Tools. Okta, Inc. is based in SAN FRANCISCO, United States. " (11/8/2018)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We believe Okta is well positioned to scale to become a multi-billion-dollar revenue firm and if that is true, then it is very likely that the stock will nicely reward long-term investors. Meanwhile, our bet is that the stock is close to a short-term bottom after swooning almost 20% in 30 days, especially as investors realize Okta is likely to post a strong October quarter (FQ3) in early December. BUY." (10/10/2018)

Has Okta been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about OKTA stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Okta earned a media sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the 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.

Who are some of Okta's key competitors?

Who are Okta's key executives?

Okta's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Todd McKinnon, Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Jacques Frederic Kerrest, Co-Founder, COO & Director (Age 40)
  • Mr. Charles Race, Pres of Worldwide Field Operations (Age 46)
  • Mr. William E. Losch, Chief Financial Officer (Age 57)

When did Okta IPO?

(OKTA) raised $154 million in an IPO on Friday, April 7th 2017. The company issued 11,000,000 shares at $13.00-$15.00 per share. Goldman, Sachs, J.P. Morgan Securities and Allen & Company acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Pacific Crest Securities (a division of KeyBanc Capital Markets), Canaccord Genuity and JMP Securities were co-managers.

Who are Okta's major shareholders?

Okta's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (6.66%), BlackRock Inc. (3.47%), First Trust Advisors LP (2.82%), Putnam Investments LLC (2.35%), Allianz Asset Management GmbH (2.02%) and Deutsche Bank AG (1.71%). Company insiders that own Okta stock include Benjamin A Horowitz, Jacques Frederic Kerrest, Jonathan T Runyan, Michael R Kourey, Todd Mckinnon, Ventures Iv LP Khosla and William E Losch. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Okta.

Which institutional investors are selling Okta stock?

OKTA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Glynn Capital Management LLC, Putnam Investments LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, AXA, Paragon Capital Management Ltd, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. and United Services Automobile Association. Company insiders that have sold Okta company stock in the last year include Benjamin A Horowitz, Jacques Frederic Kerrest, Jonathan T Runyan, Michael R Kourey, Todd Mckinnon, Ventures Iv LP Khosla and William E Losch. View Insider Buying and Selling for Okta.

Which institutional investors are buying Okta stock?

OKTA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, FIL Ltd, First Trust Advisors LP, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, FMR LLC and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. View Insider Buying and Selling for Okta.

How do I buy shares of Okta?

Shares of OKTA 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 Okta's stock price today?

One share of OKTA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $57.71.

How big of a company is Okta?

Okta has a market capitalization of $6.30 billion and generates $259.99 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-114,350,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.37) on an earnings per share basis.

What is Okta's official website?

The official website for Okta is

How can I contact Okta?

Okta's mailing address is 301 BRANNAN STREET, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94107. The company can be reached via phone at 888-722-7871 or via email at inves[email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Okta (NASDAQ OKTA)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  237 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  161 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  398
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Okta and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe OKTA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe OKTA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/18/2018 by Staff

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