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VMware Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.08 (+0.07%)
(As of 07/1/2022 03:59 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
21,651 shs
Average Volume
1.74 million shs
Market Capitalization
$48.07 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

VMware MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
2.48 Rating Score
22.7% Upside
$139.91 Price Target
Short Interest
4.69% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.21mentions of VMware in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$5.41 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $4.56 to $5.32 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.21 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

227th out of 936 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

62nd out of 302 stocks

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About VMware (NYSE:VMW) Stock

VMware, Inc. provides software solutions in the areas of modern applications, cloud management and infrastructure, networking, security, and digital workspaces in the United States and internationally. It offers VMware multi-cloud solutions, including VMware vSphere, a data center infrastructure that provides the fundamental compute layer; vSAN and VxRail, which offers holistic data storage and protection options to applications running on vSphere; and vRealize Cloud Management solutions that manages hybrid and multi-cloud environments running in virtual machines and containers, as well as VMware Cloud Foundation, a cloud platform that combines its vSphere, vSAN, and NSX with vRealize Cloud Management into an integrated stack and delivers enterprise-ready cloud infrastructure for private and public clouds. The company also provides networking solutions, such as VMware NSX, NSX Distributed and Gateway Firewalls, NSX Network Detection and Response Engine, NSX Advanced Load Balancer, Tanzu Service Mesh, and VMware SASE; security solutions consisting of VMware Carbon Black Endpoint, Workload, and Container; and digital workspace solutions comprising Workspace ONE Unified Endpoint Management, Access, Intelligent Hub, and Horizon. In addition, it offers application modernization solutions, such as Tanzu Application and Operations Platform, Tanzu Application Service Platform, Tanzu Observability, Tanzu Community Edition, and Tanzu Labs; and cloud management solutions, including vRealize Cloud Management, vCloud Suite, and CloudHealth by VMware Suite. The company sells its products through distributors, resellers, system vendors, and systems integrators. VMware, Inc. has a strategic alliance with Amazon Web Services to build and deliver an integrated hybrid solution. The company was incorporated in 1998 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Prepackaged software
Systems Software
Year Founded

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
High Stock Price Forecast
Low Stock Price Forecast
Forecasted Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
21 Analysts


Net Income
$1.82 billion
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$12.85 billion
Cash Flow
$7.38 per share
Book Value
($2.09) per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$48.07 billion

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VMware Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell VMware stock right now?

21 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for VMware in the last year. There are currently 11 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" VMware stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in VMW, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is VMware's stock price forecast for 2022?

21 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for VMware's shares. Their VMW stock forecasts range from $105.00 to $170.00. On average, they expect VMware's stock price to reach $139.91 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 22.7% from the stock's current price.
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How has VMware's stock performed in 2022?

VMware's stock was trading at $115.88 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, VMW shares have decreased by 1.6% and is now trading at $114.06.
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Are investors shorting VMware?

VMware saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,620,000 shares, an increase of 56.0% from the May 31st total of 2,320,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,110,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.7 days. Approximately 4.7% of the shares of the company are short sold.
View VMware's Short Interest

When is VMware's next earnings date?

VMware is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 25th 2022.
View our earnings forecast for VMware

How were VMware's earnings last quarter?

VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 26th. The virtualization software provider reported $1.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.56 by $0.28. The virtualization software provider had revenue of $3.09 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.19 billion. VMware had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 41.24% and a net margin of 12.65%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.24 EPS.
View VMware's earnings history

How often does VMware pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for VMware?

VMware announced a dividend on Wednesday, October 27th. Stockholders of record on Friday, October 29th will be paid a dividend of $27.40 per share on Monday, November 1st. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 2nd. This is a boost from VMware's previous dividend of $26.81.
View VMware's dividend history

Who are VMware's key executives?

VMware's management team includes the following people:

What is Pat Gelsinger's approval rating as VMware's CEO?

2,988 employees have rated VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger on Glassdoor.com. Pat Gelsinger has an approval rating of 94% among VMware's employees. This puts Pat Gelsinger in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of VMware own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other VMware investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Salesforce (CRM), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Walt Disney (DIS), Netflix (NFLX), PayPal (PYPL), Adobe (ADBE) and Micron Technology (MU).

What is VMware's stock symbol?

VMware trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VMW."

How do I buy shares of VMware?

Shares of VMW 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 VMware's stock price today?

One share of VMW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $114.06.

How much money does VMware make?

VMware (NYSE:VMW) has a market capitalization of $48.07 billion and generates $12.85 billion in revenue each year. The virtualization software provider earns $1.82 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.87 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does VMware have?

VMware employs 37,500 workers across the globe.

Does VMware have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of VMware: 3401 Hillview LLC, A.W.S. Holding LLC, AetherPal, AetherPal LLC, AirWatch, AirWatch LLC, Akimbi Systems, Apteligent, Arkin, Avi Networks, Avi Networks Germany GmbH, Avi Networks India Private Limited, Avi Networks International Inc., Avi Networks LLC, B-hive Networks, BitRock LLC, Bitfusion.io, Bitnami, Blue Lane Technologies, Boxer, Bracket Computing, Carbon Black, Carbon Black LLC, CloudCoreo, CloudHealth Technologies, CloudHealth Technologies LLC, CloudVelox, CloudVolumes, Datrium, Datrium Holdings Inc., Datrium India Software Private Ltd., Datrium LLC, Desktone, Determina, Digital Fuel, Dunes Technologies, DynamicOps, E8 Security, Emic Networks, GoPivotal Singapore Pte. Limited, Heptio, Immidio, Integrien, Intrinsic, Lastline, Lastline LLC, Mesh7, Nicira Inc., Nicira Networks, Nyansa, Octarine, PLUMgrid, PT VMware Software Indonesia, PacketMotion Inc, Pivotal, Pivotal Labs Sydney Pty Ltd, Pivotal Software Australia Pty Limited, Pivotal Software Inc., Pivotal Technology (Beijing) Co. Ltd., SaltStack, Shavlik Technologies, SlideRocket, Socialcast, Spring, Taiwan VMware Information Technology LLC, Thinstall inc, TriCipher, Uhana, V M WARE EGYPT, VMWARE PHILIPPINES INC., VMware (Thailand) Co. Ltd., VMware AirWatch, VMware Alpha LLC, VMware Argentina S.R.L., VMware Australia Pty Ltd, VMware Belgium, VMware Bermuda Unlimited, VMware Bulgaria EOOD, VMware Canada ULC, VMware Chile SpA, VMware Colombia SAS, VMware Costa Rica Ltda., VMware Denmark ApS, VMware Eastern Europe, VMware France SAS, VMware Global Inc., VMware Hong Kong Limited, VMware Information Technology (China) Co. Ltd, VMware International Marketing Limited, VMware International Spain S.L., VMware International Unlimited Company, VMware Israel Ltd., VMware Italy S.r.l., VMware K.K., VMware Korea Co. Ltd., VMware Malaysia SDN. BHD., VMware Marketing Austria GmbH, VMware Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., VMware Middle East FZ-LLC, VMware NZ Company, VMware Netherlands B.V., VMware Norway AS, VMware Pembroke Heights Designated Activity Company, VMware Poland sp. Z.o.o., VMware QFC LLC, VMware Rus LLC, VMware SASE, VMware Saudi Limited, VMware Singapore Pte. Ltd., VMware Software India Private Limited, VMware Software e Serviços Brasil Ltda., VMware South Africa (Pty) Ltd, VMware Spain S.L., VMware Sweden AB, VMware Switzerland GmbH, VMware Tanzu Observability, VMware Technology Holdings Limited, VMware Turkey Software Solutions and Services Company Limited, VMware UK Limited, VMware Vietnam Limited Liability Company, VeloCloud, VeloCloud Networks Private Limited, Velocloud Networks LLC, Veriflow, Virsto Software, Wanova, WaveMaker, and Wavefront.
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When was VMware founded?

VMware was founded in 1998.

How can I contact VMware?

VMware's mailing address is 3401 HILLVIEW AVENUE, PALO ALTO CA, 94304. The official website for VMware is www.vmware.com. The virtualization software provider can be reached via phone at (650) 427-5000, via email at ir@vmware.com, or via fax at 650-427-5001.

This page (NYSE:VMW) was last updated on 7/5/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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