Imperva Inc (IMPV) was Downgraded by Nomura to ” Neutral”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Buy ” on the company shares. Nomura advised their investors in a research report released on Sep 26, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Imperva Inc. Wunderlich Resumed Imperva Inc on Sep 13, 2016 to “Hold”, Price Target of the shares are set at $50.Imperva Inc was Downgraded by Pacific Crest to ” Sector Weight” on Aug 30, 2016. Shares were Reiterated by Imperial Capital on Aug 8, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 50 from a previous price target of $55 .
On the company’s financial health, Imperva Inc reported $-0.23 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $-0.21. The company had revenue of $57.87 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $57.75 million. The company’s revenue was up 8.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.08 EPS.
Imperva Inc opened for trading at $43.54 and hit $43.71 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $43.39, with a gain of 0.91% or 0.39 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 7,49,257 shares. Company has a market cap of $1,415 M.
In a different news, on Sep 16, 2016, Amichai Shulman (Chief Technology Officer) sold 3,085 shares at $44.30 per share price. According to the SEC, on Aug 16, 2016, Mark E. Kraynak (SVP & GM of Enterprise Bus.) sold 2,614 shares at $47.73 per share price. On Jun 1, 2016, Terrence J. Schmid (Chief Financial Officer) sold 5,000 shares at $37.66 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Imperva Inc. provides cyber-security solutions that protect business-critical data and applications. The Companys suite of cyber-security offerings enables organizations to discover data and application assets and vulnerabilities to protect information. Its Imperva SecureSphere platform provides database file and Web application security across various physical and virtual systems in data centers. Its Imperva Incapsula product line provides cloud-based Website security denial of service protection and performance solutions. Its Imperva Skyfence product line provides visibility into and control over cloud and Software-as-a-Service applications including shadow information technology. In addition all of its cloud offerings protect against the threats created as the enterprises shift to deploying their applications and storing their data in the cloud. Its SecureSphere product line secures business-critical applications and data from hackers and malicious insiders.