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How to buy Limelight Networks stock

Learn how to easily invest in Limelight Networks stock.

Limelight Networks Inc is an it services business based in the US. Limelight Networks shares (LLNW) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Limelight Networks employs 556 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $224.4 million.

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Limelight Networks stock price (NASDAQ: LLNW)

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Limelight Networks shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-09-25.
Latest market close$3.67
52-week range$1.95 - $5.55
50-day moving average $3.09
200-day moving average $3.55
Wall St. target price$6.29
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0 (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.37

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Is it a good time to buy Limelight Networks stock?

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Limelight Networks price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $3.67 from 2022-08-17

1 week (2022-09-20) N/A
1 month (2022-08-28) N/A
3 months (2022-06-29) 59.57%
6 months (2022-03-28) -28.88%
1 year (2021-10-01) 54.85%
2 years (2020-10-01) -36.72%
3 years (2019-10-01) 23.15%
5 years (2017-09-29) 3.97

Is Limelight Networks stock undervalued or overvalued?

Valuing Limelight Networks stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Limelight Networks's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Limelight Networks's PEG ratio

Limelight Networks's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 37.34. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Limelight Networks's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Limelight Networks financials

Revenue TTM $224.4 million
Gross profit TTM $82.9 million
Return on assets TTM -6.81%
Return on equity TTM -35.26%
Profit margin -21.57%
Book value $0.98
Market capitalisation $340 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Limelight Networks share dividends

We're not expecting Limelight Networks to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Limelight Networks's shares ever split?

Limelight Networks's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 13 May 2007. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Limelight Networks shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Limelight Networks shares which in turn could have impacted Limelight Networks's share price.

Limelight Networks share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Limelight Networks's shares have ranged in value from as little as $1.95 up to $5.55. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

LLNW.US volatility(beta: 0.84)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Limelight Networks's is 0.8353. This would suggest that Limelight Networks's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Limelight Networks overview

Limelight Networks, Inc. provides content delivery network and related services in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. The company operates private global networks with distributed computing resources and extensive connectivity to last-mile broadband network providers; offers live and on-demand video delivery services; and provides online video platforms that integrates and manages advanced video delivery. It also offers edge computing services; cloud security services that provide defense against malicious website attacks and unauthorized content access; and cloud storage services. In addition, the company provides professional services; and other infrastructure services, such as transit, hardware, and rack space services. It serves companies operating in the media, entertainment, gaming, technology and software, enterprise, retail, and other sectors. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Tempe, Arizona.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Limelight Networks is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 2.418% of Limelight Networks shares are held by insiders and 61.801% by institutions.
How many people work for Limelight Networks?
Latest data suggests 556 work at Limelight Networks.
When does the fiscal year end for Limelight Networks?
Limelight Networks's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Limelight Networks based?
Limelight Networks's address is: 2220 West 14th Street, Tempe, AZ, United States, 85281
What is Limelight Networks's ISIN number?
Limelight Networks's international securities identification number is: US53261M1045
What is Limelight Networks's CUSIP number?
Limelight Networks's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 53261M104

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