The Company's security platform consists of three elements: Next-Generation Firewall, Advanced Endpoint Protection and Threat Intelligence Cloud. Can now owns 49,533 shares of the network technology company's stock worth $6,957,000 after purchasing an additional 1,531 shares during the last quarter. Criterion Capital Management LLC now owns 610,330 shares of the network technology company's stock worth $74,851,000 after buying an additional 481,710 shares in the last quarter. The Welch Capital Partners Llc holds 44,009 shares with $5.89 million value, up from 26,385 last quarter.
The stock decreased 1.16% or $0.61 on November 10, reaching $52.2. Currently, 121.94 million total shares are owned by the public and among those 100.07 million shares have been available to trade.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.72 in 2017 Q2. The company has a current ratio of 1.65, a quick ratio of 1.65 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.69. The firm has 5.61% of total shares float short, yielding a short ratio of 3.50. 82 funds opened positions while 136 raised stakes. 143.10 million shares or 1.16% less from 144.78 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Tudor Corp Et Al, Connecticut-based fund reported 3,941 shares. Scotia Cap holds 1,592 shares. Acadian Asset Mngmt Lc invested 0% of its portfolio in Federated Investors Inc (NYSE:FII). Alliancebernstein Ltd Partnership has invested 0% in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER). Apg Asset Nv reported 29,128 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Hills Retail Bank Tru has 9,653 shares for 0.42% of their portfolio. The North Carolina-based Bb&T has invested 0.07% in AerCap Holdings N.V. (NYSE:AER). 13,976 are held by Verition Fund Mgmt Ltd Liability. The portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock was $1.24 a share in the trailing twelve months. Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0.03% in Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW). Heritage Investors Management Corp raised its holdings in shares of Palo Alto Networks by 51.3% during the 2nd quarter. Timber Creek Cap Management Ltd Liability Corporation holds 675 shares or 0.09% of its portfolio.
Among 9 analysts covering Federated Investors (NYSE:FII), 0 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 92% are positive.
On Monday, October 9th, Nir Zuk sold 21,743 shares of Palo Alto Networks stock. The firm has "Sell" rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, July 12. As per Friday, May 27, the company rating was maintained by Pacific Crest. The company was maintained on Friday, February 26 by Needham. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Palo Alto Networks from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday. The firm earned "Mkt Perform" rating on Friday, May 13 by FBR Capital. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, August 31 by Citigroup. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, July 19 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. OTR Global maintained the shares of PANW in report on Thursday, May 11 with "Positive" rating. Private Advisor Grp Inc Ltd Com reported 7,308 shares stake. It also reduced Care Capital Properties Inc stake by 496,166 shares and now owns 801,436 shares. It dropped, as 25 investors sold AerCap Holdings N.V. shares while 102 reduced holdings.
About 504,093 shares traded.
Analysts await Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) to report earnings on November, 20 after the close. It has underperformed by 33.01% the S&P500. Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) has declined 16.31% since November 13, 2016 and is downtrending. Insiders have sold 284,744 shares of company stock valued at $42,239,296 over the last ninety days. After $-0.13 actual earnings per share reported by Palo Alto Networks Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 84.62% negative EPS growth.
Equity analyst Northland Securities issued a report on PANW and giving a rating of "Buy" and establishing a price target of $175.00. The short sellers will then buy the stock back at a much lower price and replace the borrowed shares, pocketing the difference. PANW was included in 15 notes of analysts from August 31, 2016. The rating was maintained by Maxim Group with "Buy" on Friday, September 1. The value of the company's investment in Palo Alto Networks Inc increased from $1,620,000 to $1,687,000 increasing 4.1% quarter to quarter.
September 28 investment analysts at Robert W. Baird kept the stock rating at "Hold" targeting a price of $149.00. (NYSE:IBM) rating on Tuesday, October 18. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight" on Monday, March 14. As per Thursday, June 1, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Hovde Group has "Outperform" rating and $37 target. Diversified Trust Co now owns 1,993 shares of the network technology company's stock worth $267,000 after buying an additional 140 shares in the last quarter. Shearlink Capital Llc owns 115,567 shares or 6.81% of their U.S. portfolio. The New York-based Tremblant Capital Group has invested 5.35% in the stock.