Palo Alto Networks Stock Forecast, Price & News

$476.37
-8.51 (-1.76 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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$475.15
$485.95
50-Day Range
$362.36
$484.88
52-Week Range
$219.34
$495.92
Volume1.68 million shs
Average Volume2.03 million shs
Market Capitalization$46.40 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.4
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About Palo Alto Networks

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. engages in the provision of network security solutions to enterprises, service providers, and government entities. The company was founded by Nir Zuk, Rajiv Batra and Yu Ming Mao in March 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA.

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2.11 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

345th out of 857 stocks

Computer Peripheral Equipment, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

7th out of 22 stocks

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Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Palo Alto Networks a buy right now?

31 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Palo Alto Networks in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 28 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Palo Alto Networks stock.
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Are investors shorting Palo Alto Networks?

Palo Alto Networks saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 5,950,000 shares, an increase of 21.9% from the August 15th total of 4,880,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,210,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.9 days. Currently, 6.3% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is Palo Alto Networks' next earnings date?

Palo Alto Networks is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 15th 2021.
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How were Palo Alto Networks' earnings last quarter?

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) issued its quarterly earnings data on Sunday, August, 22nd. The network technology company reported $1.60 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.44 by $0.16. The network technology company had revenue of $1.22 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.17 billion. Palo Alto Networks had a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.08% and a negative net margin of 11.72%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 28.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $1.48 EPS.
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How has Palo Alto Networks' stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Palo Alto Networks' stock was trading at $157.53 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PANW shares have increased by 202.4% and is now trading at $476.37.
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What guidance has Palo Alto Networks issued on next quarter's earnings?

Palo Alto Networks updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Tuesday, September, 14th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $8 billion-$8 billion.

What price target have analysts set for PANW?

31 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Palo Alto Networks' stock. Their forecasts range from $330.00 to $615.00. On average, they anticipate Palo Alto Networks' stock price to reach $510.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Palo Alto Networks' key executives?

Palo Alto Networks' management team includes the following people:
  • Nikesh Arora, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
  • BJ Jenkins, President
  • Dipak Golechha, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Nir Zuk, Director & Chief Technology Officer
  • Naveen Zutshi, Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President

What is Nikesh Arora's approval rating as Palo Alto Networks' CEO?

224 employees have rated Palo Alto Networks CEO Nikesh Arora on Glassdoor.com. Nikesh Arora has an approval rating of 74% among Palo Alto Networks' employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Palo Alto Networks own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Palo Alto Networks investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Alibaba Group (BABA), salesforce.com (CRM), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA), Micron Technology (MU), The Walt Disney (DIS), PayPal (PYPL), Intel (INTC) and Visa (V).

What is Palo Alto Networks' stock symbol?

Palo Alto Networks trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PANW."

Who are Palo Alto Networks' major shareholders?

Palo Alto Networks' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (8.73%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (2.83%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (1.30%), Northern Trust Corp (1.25%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.16%) and Citigroup Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Palo Alto Networks stock include Amit K Singh, Jean Compeau, John Donovan, John P Key, John Strosahl, Kathleen Bonanno, Lee Klarich, Mark D Mclaughlin, Mark D Mclaughlin, Nikesh Arora and Nir Zuk.
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Which institutional investors are selling Palo Alto Networks stock?

PANW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Toronto Dominion Bank, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., APG Asset Management N.V., Millennium Management LLC, State of Wisconsin Investment Board, and Psagot Investment House Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold Palo Alto Networks company stock in the last year include Amit K Singh, Jean Compeau, John P Key, John Strosahl, Lee Klarich, Mark D Mclaughlin, and Nir Zuk.
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Which institutional investors are buying Palo Alto Networks stock?

PANW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citigroup Inc., Atalan Capital Partners LP, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, HAP Trading LLC, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Squarepoint Ops LLC, Nicholas Company Inc., and Citadel Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought Palo Alto Networks stock in the last two years include John Donovan, and Nikesh Arora.
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How do I buy shares of Palo Alto Networks?

Shares of PANW 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 Palo Alto Networks' stock price today?

One share of PANW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $476.37.

How much money does Palo Alto Networks make?

Palo Alto Networks has a market capitalization of $46.40 billion and generates $4.26 billion in revenue each year. The network technology company earns $-498,900,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.50) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Palo Alto Networks have?

Palo Alto Networks employs 10,473 workers across the globe.

Does Palo Alto Networks have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Palo Alto Networks: 3375 Scott Blvd LLC, Aporeto, Aporeto Inc., CGNX Networks Private Limited, CloudGenix, CloudGenix Inc., Cortex XSOAR, Cyber Secdo Ltd, Demisto (UK) Limited, Evident.io, Evident.io Inc., Evident.io Pty. Ltd., Expanse, LightCyber, LightCyber B.V., LightCyber Inc., PA Networks Costa Rica LLC SRL, PAN Demisto LLC, PAN II LLC, PAN LLC, Palo Alto Networks (APAC Holdings) B.V., Palo Alto Networks (Australia) Pty Ltd, Palo Alto Networks (Austria) GmbH, Palo Alto Networks (Brasil) Ltda., Palo Alto Networks (Canada Technology) Inc., Palo Alto Networks (Canada) Inc., Palo Alto Networks (Czech) S.R.O., Palo Alto Networks (EU) B.V., Palo Alto Networks (Finland) Oy, Palo Alto Networks (GEO) B.V., Palo Alto Networks (Germany) GmbH, Palo Alto Networks (Iberia) S.L., Palo Alto Networks (India) Private Limited, Palo Alto Networks (India) Technologies Private Limited, Palo Alto Networks (Israel Analytics) Ltd., Palo Alto Networks (Israel Services) Ltd., Palo Alto Networks (Israel) Ltd. (f/k/a Cyvera), Palo Alto Networks (Italy) S.R.L, Palo Alto Networks (Malaysia) LLC, Palo Alto Networks (Mexico) S. de R.L. de C.V., Palo Alto Networks (Netherlands) B.V., Palo Alto Networks (New Zealand) Unlimited, Palo Alto Networks (Norway) AS, Palo Alto Networks (Poland) sp. z o.o., Palo Alto Networks (QFC) LLC, Palo Alto Networks (Rus) LLC, Palo Alto Networks (Singapore) Holding Company Pte. Ltd., Palo Alto Networks (Singapore) PTE. LTD., Palo Alto Networks (Switzerland) GmbH, Palo Alto Networks (UK Holding 1) Limited, Palo Alto Networks (UK Holding 2) Limited, Palo Alto Networks (UK) Limited, Palo Alto Networks Belgium B.V.B.A., Palo Alto Networks Denmark ApS, Palo Alto Networks FZ LLC, Palo Alto Networks Financial Services LLC, Palo Alto Networks Holdings B.V., Palo Alto Networks International Inc., Palo Alto Networks K.K. (Kabushiki Kaisha), Palo Alto Networks Korea Ltd. - Yuhan Hoesa (YH), Palo Alto Networks L.L.C., Palo Alto Networks Management LLC, Palo Alto Networks Public Sector LLC, Palo Alto Networks Saudi Arabia LLC, Palo Alto Networks Venture Fund LLC, Palo Alto Security Limited, PureSec Inc., PureSec Pty Ltd, RedLock, RedLock Inc., SecDo Inc., The Crypsis Group, Twistlock, Twistlock Europe Limited, Twistlock Inc., Twistlock Ltd., Xseer Inc., ZingBox, Zingbox Inc., and Zingbox Japan G.K..

When was Palo Alto Networks founded?

Palo Alto Networks was founded in 2005.

What is Palo Alto Networks' official website?

The official website for Palo Alto Networks is www.paloaltonetworks.com.

Where are Palo Alto Networks' headquarters?

Palo Alto Networks is headquartered at 3000 TANNERY WAY, SANTA CLARA CA, 95054.

How can I contact Palo Alto Networks?

Palo Alto Networks' mailing address is 3000 TANNERY WAY, SANTA CLARA CA, 95054. The network technology company can be reached via phone at (408) 753-4000 or via email at [email protected].


This page was last updated on 9/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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