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

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$108.39 +2.73 (+2.58 %)
(As of 12/10/2018 10:14 AM ET)
Previous Close$105.66
Today's Range$104.24 - $109.50
52-Week Range$79.21 - $130.00
Volume398,067 shs
Average Volume2.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$15.32 billion
P/E Ratio-82.74
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta2.13
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

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustryApplication Software
SectorComputer and Technology
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SPLK
Previous Symbol
CUSIP84863710
Phone415-848-8400

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio1.70
Quick Ratio1.70

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio-82.74
Forward P/E Ratio-101.30
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.27 billion
Price / Sales12.37
Cash FlowN/A
Price / Cash FlowN/A
Book Value$5.71 per share
Price / Book18.98

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.31)
Net Income$-259,100,000.00
Net Margins-18.92%
Return on Equity-22.60%
Return on Assets-11.11%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,200
Outstanding Shares145,000,000
Market Cap$15.32 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 29th. The software company reported $0.38 earnings per share (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 analysts' expectations of $433.60 million. Splunk had a negative net margin of 18.92% and a negative return on equity of 22.60%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 40.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company 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, March 7th 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 EPS 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?

33 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for Splunk's shares. Their predictions range from $110.00 to $170.00. On average, they expect Splunk's share price to reach $129.20 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Splunk.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Splunk?

33 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Splunk in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 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. " (12/7/2018)
  • 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 headlines about SPLK stock have trended very positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news 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 news impact score of 3.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the software company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Splunk?

Splunk saw a increase in short interest in October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 7,613,140 shares, an increase of 35.2% from the October 15th total of 5,629,414 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,268,942 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.3 days. Approximately 5.2% of the company's stock are sold short. View Splunk's Current Options Chain.

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, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. David F. Conte, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Leonard R. Stein, Sr. VP of Global Affairs (Age 62)
  • Mr. Richard J. Campione, Chief Product Officer & Sr. VP (Age 54)
  • Ms. Susan St. Ledger, Pres of Worldwide Field Operations (Age 53)

Who are Splunk's major shareholders?

Splunk's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.60%), Jennison Associates LLC (4.81%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (3.35%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.87%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.15%) and Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (1.42%). 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, 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 Winslow Capital Management LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, American Century Companies Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD, First Trust Advisors LP and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp. 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, 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 FIL Ltd, FMR LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Sanoor Capital Management LP, Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc. and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc.. 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 $107.0857.

How big of a company is Splunk?

Splunk has a market capitalization of $15.32 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 (star star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  1,399 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  589 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,988
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 12/10/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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