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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) from Technology

Today’s top gainers include the company Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) which is in the industry Networking & Communication Devices, gaining 2.08% today. In the last week its performance is 5.36%, and 31.60% for the past quarter. Currently, Palo Alto Networks, Inc., PANW has a target price of 180.66, so today’s gain of 2.08% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.07%.

Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW), has a market cap of 14180.37, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 3.60%, and institutional ownership is 81.40%.

At the current price of 159.33, it has a dividend yield of *TBA, and its target price is 180.66. This is with a profit margin of -16.40%, and total debt/equity of 0.64. Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) has a P/E of *TBA, as well as a forward P/E of 41.95.

With a current EPS of -2.59, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 36.52%,Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at -66.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 41.93%.

Performance for the year is -7.18%. Since its IPO date on 7/20/2012, the total performance to date is -9.54%.

Volume today for Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW), is 1743100, while its average volume is 1530.73. Whilst the total gain today was 2.08%, it did have a day high of 1.21%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.92%, and 2.39% for the month. The 52-week low for Palo Alto Networks, Inc., PANW has been 43.42%, while the 52-week-high has reached -18.18%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is -16.20%, and its return on assets is -9.30%. Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) has an operating margin of -13.80%. With a sales growth of 41.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that Palo Alto Networks, Inc., PANW is in the sector Technology, its long-term debt/equity is 0.64, and has a current ratio of 2 and 2 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of Palo Alto Networks, Inc.? Well its PEG is *TBA, and the P/S is 10.29, along with a P/B of 17.92. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 11.03.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.

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