Qualys Inc (QLYS) : Nokota Management Lp added new position in Qualys Inc during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 1,486,659 shares of Qualys Inc which is valued at $44,941,702 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 15, 2016 with the SEC.Qualys Inc makes up approximately 3.11% of Nokota Management Lp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Clearbridge Investments boosted its stake in QLYS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 8,176 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,177,744 shares of Qualys Inc which is valued at $35,603,201. Qualys Inc makes up approx 0.04% of Clearbridge Investments’s portfolio.Louisiana State Employees Retirement System boosted its stake in QLYS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 100 additional shares and now holds a total of 10,800 shares of Qualys Inc which is valued at $340,200. Qualys Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Louisiana State Employees Retirement System’s portfolio.Eagle Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in QLYS by selling 1,180,387 shares or 89.17% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 143,315 shares of QLYS which is valued at $4,484,326. Qualys Inc makes up approx 0.03% of Eagle Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.
Qualys Inc opened for trading at $34.38 and hit $35.06 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $35.05, with a gain of 1.89% or 0.65 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,74,786 shares. Company has a market cap of $1,240 M.
On the company’s financial health, Qualys Inc reported $0.20 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.03 according to the earnings call on Aug 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.17. The company had revenue of $48.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $47.99 million. The company’s revenue was up 21.3% 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 Qualys Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by Wunderlich on Aug 4, 2016 to “Hold”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 31 from a previous price target of $26 .
Qualys Inc. is a provider of cloud security and compliance solutions. The Company’s solutions enable organizations to identify security risks to their information technology (IT) infrastructures help protect their IT systems and applications from cyber attacks. Its suite of security and compliance solutions delivered on its QualysGuard Cloud Platform enables its customers to identify their IT assets collect and analyze IT security data discover and prioritize vulnerabilities recommend remediation actions and verify the implementation of such actions. It provides its solutions through a software-as-a-service model. Its QualysGuard Cloud Suite includes seven solutions: Vulnerability Management Policy Compliance Payment card industry (PCI) Compliance Web Application Scanning Malware Detection Service Web Application Firewall and Qualys SECURE Seal.