Ronald E. F. Codd Sells 6,767 Shares of FireEye, Inc. (FEYE) Stock
FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) Director Ronald E. F. Codd sold 6,767 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $13.57, for a total transaction of $91,828.19. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 7,099 shares in the company, valued at $96,333.43. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.
Shares of FireEye, Inc. (FEYE) traded up $0.18 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $13.76. The company had a trading volume of 2,933,496 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,821,009. FireEye, Inc. has a 12 month low of $10.35 and a 12 month high of $18.00. The company has a quick ratio of 1.98, a current ratio of 1.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.00.
FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The information security company reported ($0.04) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.07) by $0.03. FireEye had a negative return on equity of 23.71% and a negative net margin of 39.29%. The company had revenue of $189.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $186.41 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted ($0.18) earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was up 1.7% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts anticipate that FireEye, Inc. will post -1.07 EPS for the current fiscal year.
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Several research analysts recently weighed in on FEYE shares. BTIG Research restated a “buy” rating and issued a $18.00 price objective (up from $17.00) on shares of FireEye in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of FireEye from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $16.00 price objective on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 7th. Evercore ISI set a $20.00 price objective on shares of FireEye and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating and issued a $20.00 price objective on shares of FireEye in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) restated a “buy” rating and issued a $19.00 price objective on shares of FireEye in a research report on Wednesday, August 23rd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have issued a hold rating, twelve have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.22.
A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in FEYE. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company raised its holdings in FireEye by 30.0% in the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 6,623 shares of the information security company’s stock worth $101,000 after purchasing an additional 1,528 shares in the last quarter. Wealthcare Advisory Partners LLC bought a new position in FireEye in the third quarter worth $129,000. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. raised its holdings in FireEye by 15.9% in the second quarter. Migdal Insurance & Financial Holdings Ltd. now owns 9,134 shares of the information security company’s stock worth $141,000 after purchasing an additional 1,252 shares in the last quarter. Fortaleza Asset Management Inc. bought a new position in FireEye in the second quarter worth $142,000. Finally, FNY Partners Fund LP raised its holdings in FireEye by 900.0% in the second quarter. FNY Partners Fund LP now owns 10,000 shares of the information security company’s stock worth $152,000 after purchasing an additional 9,000 shares in the last quarter. 67.12% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.
FireEye, Inc provides intelligence-based cybersecurity solutions that allow organizations to prepare for, prevent, respond to and remediate cyber-attacks. The Company offers various products, such as Threat Detection and Prevention Solutions, which include network security products (NX and Multi-vector Virtual Execution (MVX) Compute Node Series), e-mail security products (EX Series and e-mail threat prevention cloud (ETP), endpoint security products (HX Series) and content security products (FX Series); security management and orchestration products, which include Central Management System and FireEye Security Orchestrator, and forensics and investigation products, which include Threat Analytics Platform (TAP), Malware Analysis (AX Series) and Enterprise Forensics (PX Series and IA Series).
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