Splunk Stock Forecast, Price & News

-14.13 (-9.52 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $134.25
50-Day Range
MA: $139.03
52-Week Range
Now: $134.25
Volume6.86 million shs
Average Volume2.25 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.00 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Splunk Inc. develops and markets software solutions that enable organizations to gain real-time operational intelligence in the United States and internationally. The company offers Splunk Enterprise, a real-time data platform, which include collection, indexing, search, reporting, analysis, alerting, monitoring, and data management capabilities; and Splunk Cloud, a cloud service for machine data. It also provides Splunk Enterprise Security that addresses security threats and information, and event management use cases; SignalFx, which provide real-time observability and troubleshooting for cloud infrastructure and applications; Splunk IT Service Intelligence that monitors health and key performance indicators of critical IT and business services; Splunk Phantom that automates and orchestrates incident response workflows; VictorOps for collaboration and IT issue resolution; Splunk Data Stream Processor, which collects, process, and distribute data with real-time stream processing; and Splunk Data Fabric Search that enables highly complex and high-performance searches of massive datasets. In addition, the company provides Splunk App for Amazon Web Services that collects and analyzes data from amazon web services data sources; Cisco Firepower App for Splunk that Incorporates advanced visualizations and investigative capabilities for Cisco Firepower and Firepower Management Console; Splunk Machine Learning Toolkit, which Includes custom visualizations and guided workflows; Splunk Connected Experiences that provides access to data, alerts, and actions on mobile and connected devices; and Splunk apps and add-ons. Further, the company offers application programming interfaces and software development kits; and maintenance and customer support, training, and consulting and implementation services, as well as operates Splunkbase and Splunk Answers Websites. 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
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SPLK
Year Founded2003



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.36 billion
Cash Flow$0.19 per share
Book Value$12.82 per share


Net Income$-336,670,000.00


Market Cap$22.00 billion
Next Earnings Date5/20/2021 (Estimated)


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Overall MarketRank

2.02 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

62nd out of 1,551 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

10th out of 283 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.3Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-14.13 (-9.52 %)
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Splunk (NASDAQ:SPLK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Splunk a buy right now?

35 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Splunk in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 10 hold ratings and 24 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Splunk stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Splunk?

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When is Splunk's next earnings date?

Splunk is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 20th 2021.
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How were Splunk's earnings last quarter?

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March, 2nd. The software company reported $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.03 by $0.35. The software company earned $745.08 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $677.24 million. Splunk had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 34.13% and a negative net margin of 34.77%. The company's revenue was down 5.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.96 EPS.
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How has Splunk's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Splunk's stock was trading at $120.74 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SPLK stock has increased by 11.2% and is now trading at $134.25.
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What guidance has Splunk issued on next quarter's earnings?

Splunk updated its first quarter 2022 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, March, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $480-500 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $507.29 million.

What price target have analysts set for SPLK?

35 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for Splunk's stock. Their forecasts range from $156.00 to $300.00. On average, they expect Splunk's share price to reach $208.59 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 55.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Splunk's key executives?

Splunk's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Douglas Merritt, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 57, Pay $1.61M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jason E. Child, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52, Pay $1.19M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Timothy Tully, Sr. VP & CTO (Age 43, Pay $735.05k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Scott Morgan, Sr. VP, Chief Legal Officer of Global Affairs & Sec. (Age 50, Pay $618.7k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Timothy Emanuelson, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Declan Morris, Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Ken Tinsley, Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Carrie Palin, Sr. VP & Chief Marketing Officer (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Kristen Robinson, Sr. VP & Chief People Officer (Age 58) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Leonard R. Stein, Sr. VP of Global Affairs (Age 65)

What is Doug Merritt's approval rating as Splunk's CEO?

350 employees have rated Splunk CEO Doug Merritt on Doug Merritt has an approval rating of 88% among Splunk's employees.

Who are some of Splunk's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Splunk own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Splunk investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), (CRM), Square (SQ), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Micron Technology (MU), Netflix (NFLX), PayPal (PYPL), Tesla (TSLA) and The Walt Disney (DIS).

What is Splunk's stock symbol?

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

Who are Splunk's major shareholders?

Splunk's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.11%), Selective Wealth Management Inc. (0.05%), Royal London Asset Management Ltd. (0.04%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.04%), Valicenti Advisory Services Inc. (0.03%) and Boothe Investment Group Inc. (0.03%). Company insiders that own Splunk stock include Douglas Merritt, Graham Smith, Jason Child, Ledger Susan St, Scott Morgan, Timothy Emanuelson and Timothy Tully.
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Which major investors are selling Splunk stock?

SPLK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Golden Green Inc., FDx Advisors Inc., GPS Wealth Strategies Group LLC, Xcel Wealth Management LLC, Selective Wealth Management Inc., and Atticus Wealth Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Splunk company stock in the last year include Douglas Merritt, Graham Smith, Jason Child, Ledger Susan St, Scott Morgan, Timothy Emanuelson, and Timothy Tully.
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Which major investors are buying Splunk stock?

SPLK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Boothe Investment Group Inc., Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, Valicenti Advisory Services Inc., DnB Asset Management AS, NuWave Investment Management LLC, Campbell Capital Management Inc., and HighPoint Advisor Group LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Splunk's stock price today?

One share of SPLK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $134.25.

How much money does Splunk make?

Splunk has a market capitalization of $22.00 billion and generates $2.36 billion in revenue each year. The software company earns $-336,670,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.44) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Splunk have?

Splunk employs 6,500 workers across the globe.

Does Splunk have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Splunk: BugSense, Caspida, CloudMeter, Drastin, Flowmill, KryptonCloud, Metafor, Omnition, Phantom, Plumbr, Rigor, Rocana, SignalFx, SignalSense, Splunk Cayman Holding Ltd., Splunk Information Technology (Shanghai) Co., Splunk Ireland Limited, Splunk Services Australia Pty. Ltd., Splunk Services Belgium BVBA, Splunk Services Canada Inc., Splunk Services Cayman Ltd., Splunk Services FZ-LLC, Splunk Services France SAS, Splunk Services Germany GmbH, Splunk Services Hong Kong Ltd, Splunk Services India Private Limited, Splunk Services Japan GK, Splunk Services Korea, Splunk Services LLC, Splunk Services Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., Splunk Services Netherlands B.V., Splunk Services New Zealand Limited, Splunk Services Singapore Pte Ltd, Splunk Services Sweden AB, Splunk Services UK Limited, Splunk Serviços do Brasil Ltda., Splunk Technology Consulting (Beijing) Co., Streamlio, and VictorOps.

When was Splunk founded?

Splunk was founded in 2003.

What is Splunk's official website?

The official website for Splunk is

Where are Splunk's headquarters?

Splunk is headquartered at 270 BRANNAN STREET, SAN FRANCISCO CA, 94107.

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]

This page was last updated on 4/17/2021 by Staff
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