Splunk Inc (SPLK): Godfrey Sullivan , director of Splunk Inc sold 120,384 shares on Apr 18, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Apr 19, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $50.08 per share for a total value of $6,028,830.50 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Apr 6, 2016, Godfrey Sullivan (director) sold 49,500 shares at $50.00 per share price.On Apr 6, 2016, Leonard R Stein (SVP, General Counsel & Sec.) sold 6,826 shares at $50.00 per share price.Also, On Mar 17, 2016, Steven R Sommer (SVP & Chief Marketing Officer) sold 7,994 shares at $46.51 per share price.On Jan 13, 2016, Guido Schroeder (SVP, Products) sold 10,000 shares at $51.60 per share price.
Shares of Splunk Inc (SPLK) ended Monday, Apr 18, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.21 points or -0.42% at $49.66 with 12,77,779 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $49.8, the shares hit an intraday low of $49.35 and an intraday high of $50.61 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $6,574 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 13,23,76,844 shares. The 52-week high of Splunk Inc is $76.85 and the 52-week low is $29.85.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.Splunk Inc is Reiterated by Stifel to Buy and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 56 from a previous price target of $51 .The Rating was issued on Mar 22, 2016.Splunk Inc is Initiated by Macquarie to Outperform. The Rating was issued on Mar 4, 2016.Splunk Inc is Initiated by BMO Capital Markets to Outperform and the brokerage firm has set the Price Target at $55. The Rating was issued on Mar 4, 2016.Splunk Inc is Reiterated by Stifel to Buy and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 51 from a previous price target of $45 .The Rating was issued on Feb 26, 2016.Splunk Inc is Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts to Outperform and the brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 60 from a previous price target of $56 .The Rating was issued on Feb 26, 2016.
Currently the company Insiders own 3.7% of Splunk Inc shares according to the proxy statements.In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -1%.Institutional Investors own 99.77% of Splunk Inc shares.During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -3.01%.
Splunk Inc. is a provider of software products that allow organizations to gain real-time operational intelligence by harnessing the value of their data. The Company’s products allow users to collect index search explore monitor and analyze data regardless of format or source. The Company’s products address diverse data sets referred to as big data and are specifically tailored for machine-generated data. The Company’s flagship product is Splunk Enterprise which is a machine data engine consisting of collection indexing search reporting analysis alerting and monitoring and data management capabilities. The Company’s Splunk Cloud service delivers the core functionalities of Splunk Enterprise as a cloud service. In addition the Company offers user behavioral analytics to help detect respond to and mitigate advanced hidden and insider threats.