salesforce.com (CRM) : Sands Capital Management reduced its stake in salesforce.com by 6.01% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 22,902,432 shares of salesforce.com which is valued at $1,869,525,524 after selling 1,464,556 shares in salesforce.com , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 12, 2016.salesforce.com makes up approximately 5.26% of Sands Capital Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Norges Bank boosted its stake in CRM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 759,626 additional shares and now holds a total of 4,170,771 shares of salesforce.com which is valued at $340,460,037. salesforce.com makes up approx 0.16% of Norges Bank’s portfolio.Blair William Coil reduced its stake in CRM by selling 79,855 shares or 7.25% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,020,858 shares of CRM which is valued at $83,179,510. salesforce.com makes up approx 0.73% of Blair William Coil’s portfolio.Essex Investment Management Co reduced its stake in CRM by selling 38,064 shares or 51.65% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 35,627 shares of CRM which is valued at $2,903,601. salesforce.com makes up approx 0.46% of Essex Investment Management Co’s portfolio.Gofen Glossberg Il boosted its stake in CRM in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 174 additional shares and now holds a total of 9,359 shares of salesforce.com which is valued at $761,167. salesforce.com makes up approx 0.03% of Gofen Glossberg Il’s portfolio.
salesforce.com closed down -0.11 points or -0.14% at $79.92 with 45,82,805 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $80.21, the shares hit an intraday low of $79.7206 and an intraday high of $80.24 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, salesforce.com reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on May 18, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.23. The company had revenue of $1.92 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1892.96 million. The company’s revenue was down -99.9 % 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 salesforce.com. BMO Capital Markets Initiated salesforce.com on Jun 15, 2016 to “Outperform”, Price Target of the shares are set at $98.Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on May 19, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 100 from a previous price target of $90 .Company shares were Reiterated by Wunderlich on May 19, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 101 from a previous price target of $93 .
salesforce.com inc. is a provider of enterprise cloud computing solutions that include apps and platform services as well as professional services. The Company focuses on customer relationship management (CRM). The Company offers six core cloud services that include sales force automation customer service and support marketing automation community management analytics and a cloud platform for building custom applications. The Company offers consulting deployment training implementation and integration services to its customers to facilitate the adoption of its cloud solutions. The Company delivers its solutions as a service through all the Internet browsers and on mobile devices on a subscription basis primarily through its direct sales efforts and indirectly through partners.