NetScout Systems (NTCT) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May-5-2016. The company said it had a profit of $0.44 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.02. Analysts had a consensus of $0.42. The company posted revenue of $285.88 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $299.15 million. The company’s revenue was up 139.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.67 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on NetScout Systems. RBC Capital Mkts Resumed NetScout Systems on Apr 12, 2016 to “Outperform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $28.
NetScout Systems closed down -0.02 points or -0.09% at $22 with 16,26,714 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $21.85, the shares hit an intraday low of $21.46 and an intraday high of $22.13 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
In a different news, on Feb 4, 2016, Michael Szabados (Chief Operating Officer) sold 5,000 shares at $21.04 per share price. According to the SEC, on Feb 1, 2016, Vincent J Mullarkey (director) sold 16,000 shares at $22.16 per share price. On Sep 2, 2015, Victor Demarines (director) sold 11,000 shares at $35.57 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
NetScout Systems Inc. is a provider of network application and service assurance solutions. The Company provides performance analytics that help enterprise government and service provider customers manage service delivery and identify emerging performance problems. The Company designs develops manufactures markets licenses sells and supports the products in hardware and software solutions that are used by commercial enterprises governmental agencies and telecommunication service providers. The Company has three primary customer groups; enterprise customers service provider customers and government customers. The Company’s products include nGeniusONE Service Assurance Solution nGenius Intelligent Data Sources nGenius Packet Flow Switches and Taps NetScout Test Optimization Products and nGenius NetFlow Solutions.