Proofpoint Inc (PFPT) : Andor Capital Management L.l.c. has sold out all of its stake in Proofpoint Inc during the most recent quarter, according to the disclosure filed by the company on Jul 5, 2016 with the SEC. The investment management company has sold out 500,000 shares of Proofpoint Inc which is valued at $32,015,000.
Proofpoint Inc opened for trading at $68.8 and hit $69.7 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $69.08, with a gain of 1.54% or 1.05 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 11,07,846 shares. Company has a market cap of $2,866 M.
On the company’s financial health, Proofpoint Inc reported $-0.09 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.05 according to the earnings call on Apr 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.14. The company had revenue of $79.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $76.29 million. The company’s revenue was up 36.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.09 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Proofpoint Inc. Macquarie Initiated Proofpoint Inc on Jul 8, 2016 to “Outperform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $75.Company shares were Reiterated by Wunderlich on Jun 9, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 75 from a previous price target of $67 .
Proofpoint Inc. is a security-as-a-service provider that provides data protection solutions for large and mid-sized organizations around the world. The Company’s security-as-a-service platform consists of a suite of on-demand data protection solutions including threat protection incident response regulatory compliance archiving governance eDiscovery and secure communication. The Company provides a multi-tiered security-as-a-service platform comprising solutions platform technologies and infrastructure. Its security-as-a-service platform offers a bundle of five solutions: Proofpoint Enterprise Protection Proofpoint Enterprise Privacy Proofpoint Enterprise Archive & Governance Proofpoint Nexgate Social Media Security & Compliance and Proofpoint Essentials. Its platform’s services include content inspection reputation encryption and key management notification and workflow and analytics and search.