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How to buy Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock stock

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Palo Alto Networks Inc. Common Stock is a software-infrastructure business based in the US. Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock shares (PANW) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock employs 11,098 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-10.
Latest market close$499.11
52-week range$311.56 - $572.67
50-day moving average $527.89
200-day moving average $432.51
Wall St. target price$612.83
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-5.27

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Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $499.11 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-10) -4.50%
1 month (2021-12-17) -5.85%
3 months (2021-10-14) -0.77%
6 months (2021-07-16) 28.54%
1 year (2021-01-15) 36.79%
2 years (2020-01-17) 106.18%
3 years (2019-01-17) 145.50%
5 years (2017-01-17) 260.50%

Is Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's PEG ratio

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.2504. 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 Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's EBITDA

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $26.3 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock financials

Revenue TTM $4.6 billion
Gross profit TTM $3 billion
Return on assets TTM -2.02%
Return on equity TTM -80.62%
Profit margin -11.2%
Book value $5.26
Market capitalisation $51.6 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 18.28

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's overall score of 18.28 (as at 12/31/2018) is excellent – landing it in it in the 13rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's environmental score

Environmental score: 6.25/100

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's environmental score of 6.25 puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's social score

Social score: 11.98/100

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's social score of 11.98 puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's governance score

Governance score: 11.05/100

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's governance score puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's controversy score

Controversy score: 2/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Palo Alto Networks Inc. Common Stock was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 18.28
Total ESG percentile 12.5
Environmental score 6.25
Environmental score percentile 8
Social score 11.98
Social score percentile 8
Governance score 11.05
Governance score percentile 8
Level of controversy 2

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock share dividends

We're not expecting Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's shares have ranged in value from as little as $311.56 up to $572.67. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

PANW.US volatility(beta: 1.36)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 Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's is 1.3578. This would suggest that Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock overview

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. provides cybersecurity solutions worldwide. The company offers firewall appliances and software; Panorama, a security management solution for the control of firewall appliances and software deployed on an end-customer's network and instances in public or private cloud environments, as a virtual or a physical appliance; and virtual system upgrades, which are available as extensions to the virtual system capacity that ships with physical appliances. It also provides subscription services covering the areas of threat prevention, malware and persistent threat, uniform resource locator filtering, laptop and mobile device protection, and firewall; and DNS security, Internet of Things security, SaaS security API, and SaaS security inline, as well as threat intelligence, and data loss prevention. In addition, the company offers cloud security, secure access, security analytics and automation, and threat intelligence and cyber security consulting; professional services, including architecture design and planning, implementation, configuration, and firewall migration; education services, such as certifications, as well as online and in-classroom training; and support services. Palo Alto Networks, Inc. sells its products and services through its channel partners, as well as directly to medium to large enterprises, service providers, and government entities operating in various industries, including education, energy, financial services, government entities, healthcare, Internet and media, manufacturing, public sector, and telecommunications.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.992% of Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock shares are held by insiders and 89.149% by institutions.
How many people work for Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock?
Latest data suggests 11,098 work at Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock.
When does the fiscal year end for Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock?
Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's fiscal year ends in July.
Where is Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock based?
Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's address is: 3000 Tannery Way, Santa Clara, CA, United States, 95054
What is Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's ISIN number?
Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's international securities identification number is: US6974351057
What is Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's CUSIP number?
Palo Alto Networks IncCommon Stock's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 697435105

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