Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) announced the launch of the Qualys Canadian Cloud. The addition of this new location marks another milestone for Qualys’ expanding global operations, which now includes eight locations on three continents. Cloud momentum is accelerating, and bringing an increased need for local regulations and compliance demands to which organizations migrating to the cloud must comply. The Canadian Qualys Cloud Platform now gives customers the ability to comply with Canadian data residency regulations.
The insider ownership percentage is the key indicator, can be used by investors, to measure the outlook of senior management has on their company. Insider ownership for the QLYS is 15.30%. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. The Institutional ownership for the QLYS is 88.50%.
Insider trading is the buying or selling of any publicly traded company’s stock and this can be done by someone who has non-public, material information about that QLYS. Insider trading can be illegal or legal depending on when the insider makes the trade. It is illegal when the material information is still non-public. The insider transactions of the company (6-month change in insider ownerships) for the Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) is -1.52%.
Institutional transactions is the amount of a Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS)’s available stock owned by mutual or pension funds, insurance companies, investment firms, private foundations, endowments or other large entities that actually manage the funds on the behalf of others, so its an interesting element for the traders to note it, and the Institutional ownership for the QLYS is 1.59%.
A Technology sector firm, Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS)
stock edged up 1.40% on Tuesday and when day-trade ended the stock finally
concluded at $87.72 and number of shares that changed hands during the day are
228789. The number of shares QLYS stock currently held by all its shareholders
are 38.43 and floated shares, the number of shares are available for trading in
an open market on last trading day are 33.45. The average volume of shares for
3 months is 319.19 and QLYS stock value has moved between $65.95 – 98.56 in
last one year.
The Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS)’s latest earnings date is 7/31/2019. The Gross margin is the difference between the revenue and the cost of goods sold (COGS), divided by revenue. In other words, Gross Margin is a percentage value, while Gross Profit is a monetary value. The valuable gross margin for Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) is 76.50% and the profit margin is 21.20% and the stock has gained 17.37% in 2019 to date.
Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS)’s monthly stock performance is 7.13%, the quarterly performance is 5.72%, the half year performance is calculated as 17.37%. The yearly performance of QLYS is 4.06%.
The higher the volatility, the riskier the security. For example, when the stock market rises and falls more than one percent over a sustained period of time, it is called a “volatile” market, if the stock price stays relatively stable, the security has low volatility. The Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) weekly volatility is measured as 3.71% and monthly volatility measured as 3.19%.
Return on assets (ROA) is a main indicator of how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. QLYS return on assets is 10.30%, the return on equity (ROE) of the Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) is 16.70%, while the most important return on investment is calculates as a percentage and is typically used for personal financial decisions, and QLYS return on investment is 14.50%.
The price to earnings ratio is 59.75, price to sales ratio is 11.65, and price to book ratio is 9.19, price to cash per share ration is 11.31, price to free cash flow is 33.25.
Analysts mean target price for Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) is $95.93 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.50. The current share price indicates that stock is -10.76% away from its one year high and is moving 33.04% ahead of its 52-week low. QLYS’s distance from 20 day simple moving average is 1.31% and distance from 50-Day simple moving average is 0.29%.