NASDAQ:OKTA - Okta Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$54.92 -1.19 (-2.12 %)
(As of 08/14/2018 05:18 AM ET)
Previous Close$56.11
Today's Range$54.33 - $56.51
52-Week Range$23.43 - $61.00
Volume1.29 million shs
Average Volume2.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.98 billion
P/E Ratio-40.09
Dividend YieldN/A
Okta logoOkta, 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.04
Current Ratio3.13
Quick Ratio3.14


Trailing P/E Ratio-40.09
Forward P/E Ratio-45.39
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$259.99 million
Price / Sales22.52
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$1.57 per share
Price / Book34.98


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.37)
Net Income$-114,350,000.00
Net Margins-38.34%
Return on Equity-59.95%
Return on Assets-24.78%


Outstanding Shares106,610,000
Market Cap$5.98 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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 6th. The company reported ($0.09) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.16) by $0.07. The business earned $83.62 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $78.81 million. Okta had a negative return on equity of 59.95% and a negative net margin of 38.34%. The business's revenue was up 59.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned ($0.50) earnings per share. View Okta's Earnings History.

When is Okta's next earnings date?

Okta is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Okta.

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

Okta updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, June, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $(0.58)-(0.54) for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of ($0.64). The company issued revenue guidance of $353-357 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $347.10 million.Okta also updated its Q2 guidance to $(0.21)-(0.20) EPS.

What price target have analysts set for OKTA?

13 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Okta's stock. Their predictions range from $35.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect Okta's stock price to reach $57.2727 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Okta.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Okta?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Okta in the last year. There are currently 13 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. " (7/18/2018)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We attended Okta’s annual customer conference, Oktane, along with almost 2,000 registered attendees and a couple dozen financial types at the analyst breakout session. We came away more convinced that this firm could become something very special over the next decade. While valuation dissuades us from rating Okta BUY at this point, we would likely change our mind if OKTA corrects to the low-$20 range perhaps in response to a market correction or lockup expiration." (8/30/2017)

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 initial public offering (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 served as the underwriters for the IPO and Pacific Crest Securities (a division of KeyBanc Capital Markets), Canaccord Genuity and JMP Securities were co-managers.

Has Okta been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about OKTA stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Okta earned a coverage optimism score of 0.25 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 45.43 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Okta.

Who are Okta's major shareholders?

Okta's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (6.64%), BlackRock Inc. (3.57%), First Trust Advisors LP (2.14%), Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC (1.53%), Glynn Capital Management LLC (1.10%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.07%). Company insiders that own Okta stock include 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Eagle Asset Management Inc., Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Glynn Capital Management LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. and Columbia Partners L L C Investment Management. Company insiders that have sold Okta company stock in the last year include 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co. LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Fiera Capital Corp, Engineers Gate Manager LP and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC. 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 $54.92.

How big of a company is Okta?

Okta has a market capitalization of $5.98 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.

How can I contact Okta?

Okta's mailing address is 301 BRANNAN STREET 1ST FLOOR, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94107. The company can be reached via phone at 888-722-7871 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Okta (NASDAQ OKTA)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  135 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  325
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 8/14/2018 by Staff

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