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Qualys Stock Forecast, Price & News

$91.88
+0.60 (+0.66 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$90.37
Now: $91.88
$92.25
50-Day Range
$87.85
MA: $94.74
$104.34
52-Week Range
$63.37
Now: $91.88
$125.22
Volume267,137 shs
Average Volume462,681 shs
Market Capitalization$3.58 billion
P/E Ratio44.39
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.85
Qualys, Inc. provides cloud-based platform that delivers information technology (IT), security, and compliance solutions in the United States and internationally. The company offers Qualys Cloud Apps, which includes Asset Inventory, CMDB Sync, Vulnerability Management, Continuous Monitoring, Patch Management, Threat Protection, Security Configuration Assessment, Indication of Compromise, Policy Compliance, PCI Compliance, Security Assessment Questionnaire, File Integrity Monitoring, Web Application Scanning, and Web Application Firewall, as well as Cloud Inventory, Cloud Security Assessment, and Container Security. Its integrated suite of security and compliance solutions delivered on its Qualys Cloud Platform enables customers to identify IT assets, collect and analyze IT security data, discover and prioritize vulnerabilities, recommend and implement remediation actions, and verify the implementation of such actions. The company also provides core services, including asset tagging and management, reporting and dashboards, questionnaires and collaboration, remediation and workflow, big data correlation and analytics engine, and alerts and notifications, which enable integrated workflows, management and real-time analysis, and reporting across IT, security, and compliance solutions. The company markets and sells its IT, security, and compliance solutions to customers directly through its sales teams, as well as indirectly through its network of channel partners, such as security consulting organizations, managed service providers and resellers, and consulting firms. It serves enterprises, government entities, and small and medium-sized businesses in various industries, including education, financial services, government, healthcare, insurance, manufacturing, media, retail, technology, and utilities. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Foster City, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.49 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustrySystems Software
Current SymbolNASDAQ:QLYS
CUSIP74758T30
Phone650-801-6100
Employees1,289

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$321.61 million
Cash Flow$2.32 per share
Book Value$9.98 per share

Profitability

Net Income$69.34 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$3.58 billion
Next Earnings Date2/10/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$91.88
+0.60 (+0.66 %)
(As of 11/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Qualys' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Qualys' stock was trading at $74.40 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, QLYS stock has increased by 23.5% and is now trading at $91.88.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Qualys?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Qualys in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Qualys?

Wall Street analysts have given Qualys a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's winning trading ideas this year have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Qualys wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Qualys' next earnings date?

Qualys is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 10th 2021.
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How were Qualys' earnings last quarter?

Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 4th. The software maker reported $0.77 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.49 by $0.28. The software maker had revenue of $93.07 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $91.97 million. Qualys had a return on equity of 20.93% and a net margin of 24.78%. Qualys's revenue for the quarter was up 12.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.65 earnings per share.
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What guidance has Qualys issued on next quarter's earnings?

Qualys issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.85-2.87 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.28. The company issued revenue guidance of $362.4-363.0 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $360.17 million.

What price target have analysts set for QLYS?

13 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Qualys' shares. Their forecasts range from $89.00 to $140.00. On average, they anticipate Qualys' stock price to reach $111.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are some of Qualys' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Qualys own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Qualys investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), salesforce.com (CRM), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Tesla (TSLA) and Broadcom (AVGO).

Who are Qualys' key executives?

Qualys' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Philippe F. Courtot, Chairman & CEO (Age 75, Pay $701.28k)
  • Mr. Sumedh S. Thakar, Pres & Chief Product Officer (Age 44, Pay $484.58k)
  • Mr. Bruce K. Posey, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 68, Pay $405.05k)
  • Ms. Joo Mi Kim, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Nicolas Chaillan, Federal Chief Technology Officer (Age 36)
  • Mr. Vinayak Rao, VP of Corp. Devel. & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Rima Touma-Bruno, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Mr. Dilip Bachwani, Sr. VP of Engineering & Cloud Operations
  • Mr. Ben Carr, Chief Information Security Officer
  • Mr. Michael Solomon, Exec. VP of Field Ops., Enterprise Sales & Ops. - Americas and Worldwide VP & GM of SME Division

What is Qualys' stock symbol?

Qualys trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "QLYS."

Who are Qualys' major shareholders?

Qualys' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (12.02%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (5.99%), State Street Corp (2.79%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (2.38%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.64%) and Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.93%). Company insiders that own Qualys stock include Bruce K Posey, Jeffrey P Hank, Kristi Marie Rogers, Melissa B Fisher, Peter Pace, Philippe F Courtot, Sandra E Bergeron and Sumedh S Thakar.
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Which major investors are selling Qualys stock?

QLYS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Federated Hermes Inc., State Street Corp, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, AJO LP, Rothschild & Co. Asset Management US Inc., Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, and Natixis. Company insiders that have sold Qualys company stock in the last year include Bruce K Posey, Jeffrey P Hank, Kristi Marie Rogers, Melissa B Fisher, Peter Pace, Philippe F Courtot, Sandra E Bergeron, and Sumedh S Thakar.
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Which major investors are buying Qualys stock?

QLYS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Randolph Co Inc, AQR Capital Management LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, and Kathmere Capital Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Qualys?

Shares of QLYS 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 Qualys' stock price today?

One share of QLYS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $91.88.

How big of a company is Qualys?

Qualys has a market capitalization of $3.58 billion and generates $321.61 million in revenue each year. The software maker earns $69.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.67 on an earnings per share basis. Qualys employs 1,289 workers across the globe.

What is Qualys' official website?

The official website for Qualys is www.qualys.com.

How can I contact Qualys?

Qualys' mailing address is 919 E. HILLSDALE BLVD., FOSTER CITY CA, 94404. The software maker can be reached via phone at 650-801-6100 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 11/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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