VMware Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.94 (-1.37 %)
(As of 09/16/2021 03:59 PM ET)
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Volume59,900 shs
Average Volume1.22 million shs
Market Capitalization$58.61 billion
P/E Ratio28.74
Dividend YieldN/A
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About VMware

VMware, Inc. engages in the provision of cloud infrastructure and business mobility. Its products include Software-Defined Data Center, Hybrid Cloud Computing, and End-User Computing. It supports modernizing data centers, integrating public clouds, empowering digital workspaces and transforming security. The company was founded by Diane Greene, Mendel Rosenblum, Scott Devine, Edward Wang and Edouard Bugnion in 1998 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.


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Overall MarketRank

2.12 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

335th out of 857 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

91st out of 247 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.2Community Rank: 4.7Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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VMware (NYSE:VMW) Frequently Asked Questions

Is VMware a buy right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for VMware in the last twelve months. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research 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 stocks does MarketBeat like better than VMware?

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When is VMware's next earnings date?

VMware is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 23rd 2021.
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How were VMware's earnings last quarter?

VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 25th. The virtualization software provider reported $1.75 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.64 by $0.11. The virtualization software provider had revenue of $3.14 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.10 billion. VMware had a net margin of 16.77% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.49%. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.81 earnings per share.
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How has VMware's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

VMware's stock was trading at $106.01 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VMW stock has increased by 32.1% and is now trading at $140.07.
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What guidance has VMware issued on next quarter's earnings?

VMware updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, September, 16th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $6.900-$6.900 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $6.950. The company issued revenue guidance of $12.80 billion-$12.80 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $12.83 billion.

What price target have analysts set for VMW?

15 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for VMware's shares. Their forecasts range from $145.00 to $190.00. On average, they expect VMware's share price to reach $172.23 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are VMware's key executives?

VMware's management team includes the following people:
  • Rangarajan Govind Raghuram, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Sumit Dhawan, President
  • Sanjay J. Poonen, Chief Operating Officer-Customer Operations (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Zane C. Rowe, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Kit Colbert, Chief Technology Officer

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.

Who are some of VMware's key competitors?

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.com (CRM), Alibaba Group (BABA), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), QUALCOMM (QCOM), The 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."

Who are VMware's major shareholders?

VMware's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (1.73%), Dodge & Cox (1.71%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.18%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (0.86%), UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.65%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.58%). Company insiders that own VMware stock include Amy Fliegelman Olli, Cynthia Gaylor, Jean Pierre Brulard, Maurizio Carli, Onsi Fakhouri, Patrick P Gelsinger, Patrick P Gelsinger, Rajiv Ramaswami, Rangarajan (Raghu) Raghuram, Robert C Mee, Sanjay Poonen, Scott Yara, Sumit Dhawan, William Cook and Zane Rowe.
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Which institutional investors are selling VMware stock?

VMW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Clearbridge Investments LLC, Parallax Volatility Advisers L.P., First Trust Advisors LP, Susquehanna International Group LLP, Bank of America Corp DE, Bank of America Corp DE, and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have sold VMware company stock in the last year include Amy Fliegelman Olli, Jean Pierre Brulard, Patrick P Gelsinger, Rajiv Ramaswami, Rangarajan (Raghu) Raghuram, Sanjay Poonen, Sumit Dhawan, and Zane Rowe.
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Which institutional investors are buying VMware stock?

VMW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., HAP Trading LLC, Laurion Capital Management LP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Dodge & Cox, Amundi, and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC.
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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 $140.07.

How much money does VMware make?

VMware has a market capitalization of $58.65 billion and generates $11.77 billion in revenue each year. The virtualization software provider earns $2.06 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.52 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does VMware have?

VMware employs 34,000 workers across the globe.

Does VMware have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of VMware: 3401 Hillview LLC, A.W.S. Holding LLC, AirWatch LLC, Akimbi Systems, Apteligent, Arkin, Arkinnet Software Private Limited, Avi Networks, B-hive Networks, Bitnami, Blue Lane Technologies, Boxer, Carbon Black, CloudCoreo, CloudHealth Technologies, CloudVelox, CloudVolumes, Desktone, Determina, Digital Fuel, DynamicOps, E8 Security, Heptio, Immidio, Integrien, Lastline, Nicira Inc., Nicira Networks, Nyansa, Octarine, PLUMgrid, PacketMotion Inc, Pivotal, SaltStack, Shavlik Technologies, SlideRocket, Socialcast, Spring, Taiwan VMware Information Technology LLC, Thinstall inc, TriCipher, VMware (Thailand) Co. Ltd., VMware AirWatch, VMware Australia Pty Ltd, VMware Belgium, VMware Bulgaria EOOD, VMware Canada Inc., 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 Limited, VMware International Marketing Limited, VMware Israel Ltd., VMware Italy S.r.l., VMware K.K., VMware Korea Co. Ltd., VMware Malaysia SDN. BHD., VMware Marketing Austria GmbH, VMware Middle East FZ-LLC, VMware NZ Company, VMware Netherlands B.V., VMware SD-WAN, VMware Saudi Limited, VMware Singapore Pte. Ltd., VMware Software India Private Limited, VMware Software e Serviços Brasil Ltda., VMware Spain S.L., VMware Sweden AB, VMware Switzerland GmbH, VMware Turkey Software Solutions and Services Company Limited, VMware UK Limited, VeloCloud Networks Private Limited, Velocloud Networks LLC, Virsto Software, Wanova, Wanova Technologies Ltd., WaveMaker, Wavefront, and Wavefront LLC.

When was VMware founded?

VMware was founded in 1998.

What is VMware's official website?

The official website for VMware is www.vmware.com.

Where are VMware's headquarters?

VMware is headquartered at 3401 HILLVIEW AVENUE, PALO ALTO CA, 94304.

How can I contact VMware?

VMware's mailing address is 3401 HILLVIEW AVENUE, PALO ALTO CA, 94304. The virtualization software provider can be reached via phone at (650) 427-5000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 9/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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