NASDAQ:SPLK - Splunk Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $117.88 +3.56 (+3.11 %) (As of 01/16/2019 02:44 AM ET)Previous Close$114.32Today's Range$114.29 - $118.875052-Week Range$82.63 - $130.00Volume1.54 million shsAverage Volume1.91 million shsMarket Capitalization$17.32 billionP/E Ratio-89.98Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.94 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive SPLK News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SPLK and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Prepackaged software Sub-IndustryApplication Software SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNASDAQ:SPLK Previous Symbol CUSIP84863710 Webwww.splunk.com Phone415-848-8400Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.14 Current Ratio3.84 Quick Ratio3.84Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-89.98 Forward P/E Ratio-110.17 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.27 billion Price / Sales13.71 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value$5.71 per share Price / Book20.64Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.31) Net Income$-259,100,000.00 Net Margins-18.92% Return on Equity-20.60% Return on Assets-8.91%Miscellaneous Employees3,200 Outstanding Shares147,780,000Market Cap$17.32 billion OptionableOptionable 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 earned $480.98 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $433.60 million. Splunk had a negative net margin of 18.92% and a negative return on equity of 20.60%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 40.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.17 EPS. View Splunk's Earnings History. When is Splunk's next earnings date? Splunk is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Splunk. What guidance has Splunk issued on next quarter's earnings? Splunk issued an update on 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 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Splunk's shares. Their forecasts range from $110.00 to $170.00. On average, they anticipate Splunk's share price to reach $129.20 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.6% from the stock's current price. 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? Headlines about SPLK stock have trended negative on Wednesday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Splunk earned a coverage optimism score of -2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the software company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of Splunk's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Splunk include VMware (VMW), Intuit (INTU), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), ServiceNow (NOW), Dassault Systemes (DASTY), Autodesk (ADSK), Electronic Arts (EA), Square (SQ), CA (CA), Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP), Shopify (SHOP), Veeva Systems (VEEV), Citrix Systems (CTXS), Synopsys (SNPS) and ANSYS (ANSS). 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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.13%), Spence Asset Management (0.04%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%), Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%) and DNB Asset Management AS (0.01%). 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 DNB Asset Management AS, Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Scout Investments Inc., Dubuque Bank & Trust Co., First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. and Successful Portfolios LLC. 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 Spence Asset Management, New England Research & Management Inc. and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 $117.88. How big of a company is Splunk? Splunk has a market capitalization of $17.32 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 http://www.splunk.com. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 1,406 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 593 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,999MarketBeat'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 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the S&P 500 Index?