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Qualys Stock Forecast, Price & News

+5.04 (+5.49 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $96.89
50-Day Range
MA: $115.95
52-Week Range
Now: $96.89
Volume790,791 shs
Average Volume571,522 shs
Market Capitalization$3.80 billion
P/E Ratio44.86
Dividend YieldN/A
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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Qualys Update on Accellion FTA Security Incident
March 3, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Qualys: Potential To Outperform Is Weak - Seeking Alpha
February 22, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
Qualys: Potential To Outperform Is Weak
February 22, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
Qualys: Beaten Down Recently, But Optimistic About Future
February 14, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
Qualys: Q4 Earnings Insights - Yahoo Finance
February 11, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Qualys: Q4 Earnings Insights - Benzinga
February 11, 2021 |  benzinga.com
Qualys (QLYS) Meets Q4 Earnings Estimates - Yahoo Finance
February 10, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Qualys (QLYS) Meets Q4 Earnings Estimates
February 10, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
: Qualys stock falls on outlook, CEO health problems
February 10, 2021 |  marketwatch.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustrySystems Software
Current SymbolNASDAQ:QLYS
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$321.61 million
Cash Flow$2.10 per share
Book Value$9.98 per share


Net Income$69.34 million


Market Cap$3.80 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.45 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

409th out of 1,526 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

95th out of 285 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+5.04 (+5.49 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Qualys a buy right now?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Qualys in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 7 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Qualys stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in QLYS, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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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 past winning trading ideas 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 Thursday, May 6th 2021.
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How were Qualys' earnings last quarter?

Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 10th. The software maker reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.21. The software maker earned $94.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $94.59 million. Qualys had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.99% and a net margin of 25.06%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 11.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.64 EPS.
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How has Qualys' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Qualys' stock was trading at $74.40 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, QLYS stock has increased by 30.2% and is now trading at $96.89.
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What guidance has Qualys issued on next quarter's earnings?

Qualys issued an update on its FY21 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 10th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.60-$2.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.71. The company issued revenue guidance of $399-$402 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $408.13 million.

What price target have analysts set for QLYS?

14 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Qualys' stock. Their forecasts range from $89.00 to $140.00. On average, they anticipate Qualys' stock price to reach $112.57 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Qualys' key executives?

Qualys' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Philippe F. Courtot, Chairman & CEO (Leave of Absence) (Age 76, Pay $701.28k)
  • Mr. Sumedh S. Thakar, Pres, Interim CEO, Principal Exec. Officer, Chief Product Officer & Director (Age 45, Pay $484.58k)
  • Mr. Bruce K. Posey, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 69, Pay $405.05k)
  • Ms. Joo Mi Kim, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Nicolas Chaillan, Federal Chief Technology Officer (Age 37)
  • Mr. Vinayak Rao, VP of Corp. Devel. & Investor Relations
  • Tami Casey, Director of Global Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Andy Smith, Chief Marketing Officer
  • Ms. Rima Touma-Bruno, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Mr. Dilip Bachwani, Sr. VP of Engineering & Cloud Operations

What is Philippe Courtot's approval rating as Qualys' CEO?

189 employees have rated Qualys CEO Philippe Courtot on Glassdoor.com. Philippe Courtot has an approval rating of 56% among Qualys' employees. This puts Philippe Courtot in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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).

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 shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.86%), First Trust Advisors LP (2.70%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (2.46%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (2.40%), DF Dent & Co. Inc. (2.39%) and Fundsmith LLP (2.39%). 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 institutional investors are selling Qualys stock?

QLYS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Clearbridge Investments LLC, BlackRock Inc., Fiera Capital Corp, Federated Hermes Inc., Barclays PLC, Bamco Inc. NY, and AMI Asset Management Corp. 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 institutional investors are buying Qualys stock?

QLYS stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Van Berkom & Associates Inc., Norges Bank, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Fundsmith LLP, Credit Suisse AG, Vontobel Holding Ltd., and ETF Managers Group 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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Qualys' stock price today?

One share of QLYS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $96.89.

How much money does Qualys make?

Qualys has a market capitalization of $3.80 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.

How many employees does Qualys have?

Qualys employs 1,289 workers across the globe.

What is Qualys' official website?

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

Where are Qualys' headquarters?

Qualys is headquartered at 919 E. HILLSDALE BLVD., FOSTER CITY CA, 94404.

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 3/6/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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