NASDAQ:SPLK - Splunk Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$136.25 +1.72 (+1.28 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 07:27 AM ET)
Previous Close$134.53
Today's Range$133.81 - $136.34
52-Week Range$83.69 - $136.34
Volume1.12 million shs
Average Volume1.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.14 billion
P/E Ratio-104.01
Dividend YieldN/A
Splunk Inc. provides software solutions that enable organizations to gain real-time operational intelligence in the United States and internationally. Its products enable users to collect, index, search, explore, monitor, correlate, and analyze data regardless of format or source. The company offers Splunk Enterprise, a machine data platform with collection, indexing, search, reporting, analysis, alerting, monitoring, and data management capabilities; and Splunk Cloud. The company also provides Splunk Light, which offers log search and analysis for small IT environments; and Splunk Analytics for Hadoop, a software for exploring, analyzing, and visualizing data stored in Hadoop and Amazon S3. In addition, it offers Splunk Enterprise Security that addresses security threats and information; Splunk IT Service Intelligence, which monitors health and key performance indicators of critical IT services; Splunk User Behavior Analytics that detects cyber-attacks and insider threats; Splunk Machine Learning Toolkit, an app to apply machine learning techniques and algorithms to data stored in Splunk; Splunk App for AWS that collects and analyzes data from AWS data sources; and Splunk DB Connect to get business and enterprise context. Further, the company operates Splunkbase and Splunk Answers Websites, which provide an environment to share apps, collaborate on the use of its software, and provide community-based support and education, as well as offers application programming interfaces and software development kits. Additionally, it offers maintenance and customer support, training, and consulting and implementation services. The company serves cloud and online services, education, financial services, government, healthcare/pharmaceuticals, industrials/manufacturing, media/entertainment, retail/ecommerce, technology, and telecommunications industries. Splunk Inc. was incorporated in 2003 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SPLK



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.27 billion
Book Value$5.71 per share


Net Income$-259,100,000.00


Market Cap$20.14 billion

Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Splunk's stock symbol?

Splunk trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SPLK."

How were Splunk's earnings last quarter?

Splunk Inc (NASDAQ:SPLK) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 29th. The software company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.23) by $0.61. The software company had revenue of $480.98 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $433.60 million. Splunk had a negative net margin of 18.92% and a negative return on equity of 20.60%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 40.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.17 earnings per share. View Splunk's Earnings History.

When is Splunk's next earnings date?

Splunk is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 28th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Splunk.

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

Splunk updated its FY 2020 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.15-2.15 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.1 billion.Splunk also updated its FY 2019 guidance to EPS.

What price target have analysts set for SPLK?

34 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Splunk's shares. Their forecasts range from $110.00 to $170.00. On average, they expect Splunk's share price to reach $129.20 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Splunk.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Splunk?

34 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Splunk in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 28 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Splunk.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Splunk stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Splunk stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Splunk Inc. provides a software platform, which collects and indexes data and enables users to search, correlate, analyze, monitor and report on this data, all in real time. Its software is designed to help users in various roles, including IT and business professionals. Splunk Inc. is based in San Francisco, California. " (12/26/2018)
  • 2. Rosenblatt Securities analysts commented, "We come away from Splunk’s annual user conference (“.conf”) with increased convic- tion that the business momentum remains very strong with customers reacting very positively to several parts of the new Enterprise 7.2 release which we believe could drive more expansion. Attendance at the event was up over 40% from last year, a further sign of accelerating momentum. We believe the combination of significant innovation, go -to-market execution (i.e., solution selling and focus on ratable revenue) and customer success set the company up for continuing outperformance. We reiter- ate our Buy rating and $135 price target." (10/7/2018)

Has Splunk been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SPLK stock have been trending neutral this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Splunk earned a news sentiment score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the software company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of Splunk's key competitors?

Who are Splunk's key executives?

Splunk's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas Merritt, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. David F. Conte, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53)
  • Mr. Leonard R. Stein, Sr. VP of Global Affairs (Age 63)
  • Mr. Richard J. Campione, Chief Product Officer & Sr. VP (Age 55)
  • Ms. Susan St. Ledger, Pres of Worldwide Field Operations (Age 54)

Who are Splunk's major shareholders?

Splunk's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.47%), Jennison Associates LLC (4.55%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.24%), Bank of America Corp DE (1.61%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.91%) and Hsbc Holdings PLC (0.87%). Company insiders that own Splunk stock include David F Conte, Douglas Merritt, Godfrey Sullivan, Graham Smith, John G Connors, Ledger Susan St, Leonard R Stein, Mark T Carges, Scott Morgan, Thomas M Neustaetter and Timothy Tully. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Splunk.

Which major investors are selling Splunk stock?

SPLK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Summit Partners Public Asset Management LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, 1832 Asset Management L.P., Bank of America Corp DE and Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Splunk company stock in the last year include David F Conte, Douglas Merritt, Godfrey Sullivan, Graham Smith, Ledger Susan St, Leonard R Stein, Mark T Carges, Scott Morgan, Thomas M Neustaetter and Timothy Tully. View Insider Buying and Selling for Splunk.

Which major investors are buying Splunk stock?

SPLK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hsbc Holdings PLC, TD Asset Management Inc., Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Polar Capital LLP, United Services Automobile Association, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, Westfield Capital Management Co. LP and Northern Trust Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Splunk.

How do I buy shares of Splunk?

Shares of SPLK 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 Splunk's stock price today?

One share of SPLK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $136.25.

How big of a company is Splunk?

Splunk has a market capitalization of $20.14 billion and generates $1.27 billion in revenue each year. The software company earns $-259,100,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.31) on an earnings per share basis. Splunk employs 3,200 workers across the globe.

What is Splunk's official website?

The official website for Splunk is

How can I contact Splunk?

Splunk's mailing address is 270 BRANNAN STREET, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94107. The software company can be reached via phone at 415-848-8400 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Splunk (NASDAQ SPLK)

Community Ranking:  3.5 out of 5 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  1,415 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  598 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  2,013
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Splunk and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SPLK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SPLK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by Staff

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