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China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
What to Expect from the Markets in a Recession
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
What to Expect from the Markets in a Recession
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
S&P 500   4,145.19
DOW   32,803.47
QQQ   321.75
China July exports rise, with trade surplus at record-high
Shift in war's front seen as ships cleared to leave Ukraine
What's in Democrats' big bill? Climate, health care, savings
Demand for grocery delivery cools as food costs rise
What to Expect from the Markets in a Recession
Transit woes mount for Boston's beleaguered subway riders
Dems push Biden climate, health priorities toward Senate OK
NYSE:VMW

VMware - VMW Stock Forecast, Price & News

$117.25
+0.25 (+0.21%)
(As of 08/5/2022 08:49 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$115.53
$117.77
50-Day Range
$108.89
$131.99
52-Week Range
$91.53
$167.83
Volume
1.77 million shs
Average Volume
1.88 million shs
Market Capitalization
$49.41 billion
P/E Ratio
30.30
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$139.91

VMware MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.43 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
19.3% Upside
$139.91 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.86% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
-0.85
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.04mentions of VMware in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$5.41 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
16.70%
From $4.55 to $5.31 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.97 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

51st out of 832 stocks

Prepackaged Software Industry

10th out of 269 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.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Several research analysts have issued reports on VMW shares. Royal Bank of Canada cut shares of VMware from an "outperform" rating to a "sector perform" rating in a report on Thursday, May 26th. Mizuho raised their price objective on VMware to $138.00 in a research report on Friday, May 27th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft boosted their target price on shares of VMware from $135.00 to $142.50 in a report on Tuesday, May 31st. Piper Sandler downgraded shares of VMware from an "overweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $142.50 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Thursday, May 26th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group decreased their target price on shares of VMware from $125.00 to $105.00 in a research report on Monday, May 23rd. Twelve investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $139.91.

VMware Stock Up 0.2 %

Shares of NYSE:VMW traded up $0.25 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $117.25. 1,774,201 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,208,434. The firm has a market cap of $49.42 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 30.30, a PEG ratio of 1.03 and a beta of 0.67. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $118.02 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $116.42. VMware has a twelve month low of $91.53 and a twelve month high of $167.83.

VMware (NYSE:VMW - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 26th. The virtualization software provider reported $0.71 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.02 by ($0.31). The business had revenue of $3.09 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.19 billion. VMware had a return on equity of 41.24% and a net margin of 12.65%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.24 EPS. Research analysts expect that VMware will post 4.55 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Insider Activity at VMware

In other VMware news, EVP Amy Fliegelman Olli sold 18,338 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $125.00, for a total transaction of $2,292,250.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 77,034 shares in the company, valued at approximately $9,629,250. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. In other news, EVP Jean Pierre Brulard sold 12,532 shares of VMware stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $130.67, for a total transaction of $1,637,556.44. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 83,060 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $10,853,450.20. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link. Also, EVP Amy Fliegelman Olli sold 18,338 shares of VMware stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $125.00, for a total transaction of $2,292,250.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 77,034 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $9,629,250. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last three months, insiders have sold 42,369 shares of company stock valued at $5,413,470. 40.30% of the stock is owned by corporate insiders.

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VMW Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/26/2022
Today
8/07/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/25/2022
Fiscal Year End
1/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Prepackaged software
Sub-Industry
Systems Software
CUSIP
92856340
Employees
37,500
Year Founded
1998

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$139.91
High Stock Price Forecast
$170.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$105.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+19.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.43
Research Coverage
21 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.82 billion
Pretax Margin
14.89%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$12.85 billion
Cash Flow
$7.37 per share
Book Value
($2.09) per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
251,603,000
Market Cap
$49.41 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.67

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VMW Stock - 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 12 hold ratings and 9 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for VMware's stock. Their VMW stock forecasts range from $105.00 to $170.00. On average, they predict VMware's stock price to reach $139.91 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.3% 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 start of the year. Since then, VMW shares have increased by 1.2% and is now trading at $117.25.
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When is VMware's next earnings date?

VMware is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 25th 2022.
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How were VMware's earnings last quarter?

VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 26th. The virtualization software provider reported $0.71 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.02 by $0.31. The virtualization software provider had revenue of $3.09 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.19 billion. VMware had a net margin of 12.65% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 41.24%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.24 EPS.

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

VMware announced a dividend on Wednesday, October 27th. Shareholders 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 an increase from VMware's previous dividend of $26.81.
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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."

Who are VMware's major shareholders?

VMware's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include KBC Group NV (0.17%), Versor Investments LP (0.17%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.15%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.14%), DnB Asset Management AS (0.12%) and Ardevora Asset Management LLP (0.11%). Company insiders that own VMware stock include Amy Fliegelman Olli, Cynthia Gaylor, Jean Pierre Brulard, Maurizio Carli, Onsi Fakhouri, P Kevan Krysler, 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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How do I buy shares of VMware?

Shares of VMW stock 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 $117.25.

How much money does VMware make?

VMware (NYSE:VMW) has a market capitalization of $49.42 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 8/8/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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