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NYSE:VMWVMware Stock Price, Forecast & News

$147.00
+1.47 (+1.01 %)
(As of 07/8/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$145.32
Now: $147.00
$147.63
50-Day Range
$134.60
MA: $145.88
$156.27
52-Week Range
$86.00
Now: $147.00
$183.50
Volume1.23 million shs
Average Volume1.55 million shs
Market Capitalization$61.60 billion
P/E Ratio9.79
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta0.81
VMware, Inc. provides software in the areas of hybrid cloud, multi-cloud, modern applications, networking and security, and digital workspaces in the United States and internationally. The company offers compute products, including VMware vSphere, a data center platform, which enables users to deploy hypervisor, a layer of software that resides between the operating system and system hardware to enable compute virtualization; and cloud management products for businesses with automated operation, programmable provisioning, and application monitoring solutions. It also provides networking and security products and services that enable customers to connect, secure, and operate their network consistently within and across the data center, cloud, and network edges; and storage and availability products, including data storage and protection options. In addition, the company offers VMware Cloud Foundation, a platform that brings together its compute, storage, and networking technologies into an integrated stack and delivers enterprise-ready cloud infrastructure for private and public clouds; and VMware Pulse IoT Center, an Internet of Things device management and monitoring solution. Further, it provides hybrid cloud computing solutions, such as VMware Cloud Provider Program, VMware Cloud Foundation, and VMware Cloud Services; and end-user computing solutions, such as Workspace ONE that delivers and manages any application on any device by integrating access control, application management, and multi-platform endpoint management. 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. VMware, Inc. is a subsidiary of Dell Technologies Inc.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Prepackaged software
Sub-IndustrySystems Software
CUSIP92856340
Phone650-427-5000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.81 billion
Cash Flow$6.58 per share
Book Value$16.78 per share

Profitability

Net Income$6.41 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees31,000
Market Cap$61.60 billion
Next Earnings Date8/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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VMware (NYSE:VMW) Frequently Asked Questions

How has VMware's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

VMware's stock was trading at $106.01 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, VMW stock has increased by 38.7% and is now trading at $147.00. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of VMware?

27 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for VMware in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 8 hold ratings and 18 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for VMware.

When is VMware's next earnings date?

VMware is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 27th 2020. View our earnings forecast for VMware.

How were VMware's earnings last quarter?

VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) issued its earnings results on Thursday, May, 28th. The virtualization software provider reported $1.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.20 by $0.32. The virtualization software provider had revenue of $2.73 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.62 billion. VMware had a return on equity of 30.45% and a net margin of 58.44%. The business's revenue was up 11.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $1.32 EPS. View VMware's earnings history.

What guidance has VMware issued on next quarter's earnings?

VMware issued an update on its second quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 28th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of approx $1.44 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.38. The company issued revenue guidance of approx $2.80 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.73 billion.

What price target have analysts set for VMW?

27 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for VMware's shares. Their forecasts range from $115.00 to $200.00. On average, they expect VMware's share price to reach $167.86 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 14.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for VMware.

Has VMware been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about VMW stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. VMware earned a news sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the virtualization software provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about VMware.

Are investors shorting VMware?

VMware saw a decline in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 6,500,000 shares, a decline of 12.5% from the June 15th total of 7,430,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,530,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.2 days. Currently, 8.4% of the company's stock are short sold. View VMware's Current Options Chain.

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), Micron Technology (MU), Walt Disney (DIS), Paypal (PYPL), Netflix (NFLX), Adobe (ADBE), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are VMware's key executives?

VMware's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Patrick P. Gelsinger, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Zane C. Rowe, CFO & Exec. VP (Age 48)
  • Mr. Maurizio Carli, Exec. VP of Worldwide Sales & Services (Age 60)
  • Mr. Rangarajan Raghuram, Chief Operating Officer of Products & Cloud Services (Age 56)
  • Mr. Sanjay J. Poonen, Chief Operating Officer of Customer Operations (Age 49)

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.03%), Campbell Capital Management Inc. (0.01%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.01%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.00%), First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services (0.00%) and Fulton Bank N. A. (0.00%). Company insiders that own VMware stock include Amy Fliegelman Olli, Jean Pierre Brulard, Maurizio Carli, Michael W Brown, P Kevan Krysler, Patrick P Gelsinger, Rajiv Ramaswami, Rangarajan (Raghu) Raghuram, Sanjay Poonen and Zane Rowe. View institutional ownership trends for VMware.

Which institutional investors are selling VMware stock?

VMW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DNB Asset Management AS, Fulton Bank N. A., and TRUE Private Wealth Advisors. Company insiders that have sold VMware company stock in the last year include Amy Fliegelman Olli, Jean Pierre Brulard, Maurizio Carli, P Kevan Krysler, Patrick P Gelsinger, Rajiv Ramaswami, Rangarajan (Raghu) Raghuram, Sanjay Poonen, and Zane Rowe. View insider buying and selling activity for VMware.

Which institutional investors are buying VMware stock?

VMW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Campbell Capital Management Inc., and First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services. View insider buying and selling activity for VMware.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is VMware's stock price today?

One share of VMW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $147.00.

How big of a company is VMware?

VMware has a market capitalization of $61.60 billion and generates $10.81 billion in revenue each year. The virtualization software provider earns $6.41 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.51 on an earnings per share basis. VMware employs 31,000 workers across the globe.

What is VMware's official website?

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

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 7/9/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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