NYSE:PANW

Palo Alto Networks Stock Forecast, Price & News

$355.36
+5.85 (+1.67 %)
(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$347.89
Now: $355.36
$361.13
50-Day Range
$316.85
MA: $339.22
$396.90
52-Week Range
$179.11
Now: $355.36
$403.00
Volume1.27 million shs
Average Volume1.18 million shs
Market Capitalization$34.56 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.5
Palo Alto Networks, Inc. engages in the provision of network security solutions to enterprises, service providers, and government entities. It operates through the following geographical segments: Americas; Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; and Asia Pacific and Japan. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Computer peripheral equipment, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryCommunications Equipment
CUSIP69743510
Phone(408) 753-4000
Employees8,376
Year Founded2005

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.41 billion
Cash Flow$4.60 per share
Book Value$11.43 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-267,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$34.56 billion
Next Earnings Date5/20/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

Headlines

Why Palo Alto Networks Stock Lost 10% in March
April 7, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Palo Alto Networks Poised For Serious Long-Term Gains
April 1, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Tech Stocks Are Crashing -- Is It Time to Buy?
March 31, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Is PANW Stock A Buy or Sell?
March 23, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Palo Alto Networks (NYSE:PANW) Shares Down 5.7%
March 18, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Palo Alto Networks Completes Acquisition of Bridgecrew
March 2, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.65 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

242nd out of 1,549 stocks

Computer Peripheral Equipment, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

3rd out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$355.36
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(As of 04/12/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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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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When is Palo Alto Networks' next earnings date?

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

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) issued its earnings results on Sunday, February, 21st. The network technology company reported $1.55 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.43 by $0.12. The network technology company earned $1.02 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $985.90 million. Palo Alto Networks had a negative net margin of 8.36% and a negative trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.66%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 24.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.19 EPS.
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How has Palo Alto Networks' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Palo Alto Networks' stock was trading at $157.53 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, PANW stock has increased by 125.6% and is now trading at $355.36.
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What guidance has Palo Alto Networks issued on next quarter's earnings?

Palo Alto Networks updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Monday, February, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $5.80-5.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.81. The company issued revenue guidance of $4.15-4.20 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $4.13 billion.

What price target have analysts set for PANW?

31 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Palo Alto Networks' stock. Their forecasts range from $221.00 to $565.00. On average, they expect Palo Alto Networks' stock price to reach $381.30 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.3% 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 (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Amit Singh, President (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Dipak Golechha, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Nir Zuk, Director & Chief Technology Officer
  • Naveen Zutshi, Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President (LinkedIn Profile)

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 a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Security National Bank (0.01%), EFG Asset Management Americas Corp. (0.01%), NuWave Investment Management LLC (0.01%), Modus Advisors LLC (0.01%), TrimTabs Asset Management LLC (0.01%) and Bremer Bank National Association (0.01%). Company insiders that own Palo Alto Networks stock include Amit K Singh, Jean Compeau, John Donovan, Kathleen Bonanno, Lee Klarich, Mark D Mclaughlin, Nikesh Arora, Nir Zuk and Rene Bonvanie.
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Which major investors are selling Palo Alto Networks stock?

PANW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including EFG Asset Management Americas Corp., Phoenix Wealth Advisors, and TrimTabs Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Palo Alto Networks company stock in the last year include Amit K Singh, Jean Compeau, Lee Klarich, Mark D Mclaughlin, and Nir Zuk.
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Which major investors are buying Palo Alto Networks stock?

PANW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NuWave Investment Management LLC, Security National Bank, Modus Advisors LLC, Hohimer Wealth Management LLC, Valeo Financial Advisors LLC, Israel Discount Bank of New York, Acorn Financial Advisory Services Inc. ADV, and Fulton Bank N.A.. 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 $355.36.

How much money does Palo Alto Networks make?

Palo Alto Networks has a market capitalization of $34.56 billion and generates $3.41 billion in revenue each year. The network technology company earns $-267,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.24) on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Palo Alto Networks have?

Palo Alto Networks employs 8,376 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 4/12/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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