Gigamon Inc (GIMO) : Gilder Gagnon Howe Co scooped up 109,824 additional shares in Gigamon Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 1, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 1,255,168 shares of Gigamon Inc which is valued at $55,327,805.Gigamon Inc makes up approximately 1.02% of Gilder Gagnon Howe Co’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , California State Teachers Retirement System boosted its stake in GIMO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 10,195 additional shares and now holds a total of 68,152 shares of Gigamon Inc which is valued at $3,004,140. Gigamon Inc makes up approx 0.01% of California State Teachers Retirement System’s portfolio.Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust reduced its stake in GIMO by selling 146,270 shares or 23.79% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 468,601 shares of GIMO which is valued at $21,893,039. Gigamon Inc makes up approx 1.16% of Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust’s portfolio.Pitcairn Co reduced its stake in GIMO by selling 78 shares or 1.13% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 6,828 shares of GIMO which is valued at $286,571. Gigamon Inc makes up approx 0.04% of Pitcairn Co’s portfolio. Eagle Asset Management Inc added GIMO to its portfolio by purchasing 222,517 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $9,154,349. Gigamon Inc makes up approx 0.06% of Eagle Asset Management Inc’s portfolio. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa added GIMO to its portfolio by purchasing 1,268 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $50,378.
Gigamon Inc opened for trading at $44.43 and hit $45.07 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $44.57, with a gain of 1.11% or 0.49 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 8,31,842 shares. Company has a market cap of $1,557 M.
On the company’s financial health, Gigamon Inc reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jul 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.24. The company had revenue of $75.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $70.10 million. The company’s revenue was up 46.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.16 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Gigamon Inc. Rosenblatt Initiated Gigamon Inc on Aug 1, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $55.Company shares were Reiterated by Needham on Jul 29, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 52 from a previous price target of $50 .Company shares were Reiterated by Needham on Jul 18, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 50 from a previous price target of $40 .
Gigamon Inc. offers a solution that delivers visibility and control of traffic across networks. The Company’s Unified Visibility Fabric solution consists of a distributed system of nodes (or a Fabric) that enables a level of visibility modification and control of network traffic. The Visibility Fabric spans physical appliances virtual nodes and traffic from remote sites to enable visibility of network infrastructures. Its Fabric enables IT organizations to gain visibility into infrastructure by forwarding selected traffic of interest from network and server infrastructure to management analysis compliance and security tools. Its product offering includes a single product family comprising its GigaVUE GigaSECURE GigaSMART and GigaTAP products. Its GigaSMART platform provides a range of software applications to modify manipulate transform filter correlate and sample network traffic.