The stock of VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) has been Upgraded to Neutral from Sell by Goldman in its latest research note that was published on September 05. VMW was given a price target of$152 by Goldman, with other Wall Street analysts also giving their reports regarding the stock. BofA/Merrill analysts again handed out a Buy rating to VMW stock but they lifted target price for the shares in a flash note to investors on August 23. The price target has been raised from $225 to $190. Analysts at BMO Capital Markets are sticking to their Outperform recommendation. However, on May 31, they lifted target price for these shares to $198 from $195.Analysts at BMO Capital Markets, made their first call for the stock with a Outperform rating, according to a research note that dated back to May 31.
VMware, Inc., which has current market capitalization of above $63 Billion, published its last quarter earnings on July 31, 2019.
VMW surged by $1.90 during the normal trading session on Thursday and reaching a high of $156.33 during the day while it closed the day at $154.04. The VMware, stock had a low trading volume of 1.44 million shares on that day, which is low compared to the average daily volume of 1.61M shares. VMW has also gained 4.15% of its value over the past 7 days. However, the stock has declined by 11.72% in the 3 months of the year. Over the past six months meanwhile, it has lost 14.07% while it has added 12.33% year-on date. Let us now take a look at the stock’s potential support and resistance levels. The publicly traded company was seen to have slipped by -16.05% from its 3 months high price. However, taking another look at VMW will indicate that it is trading +19.7% away from its 90-day low. Looking at the bigger picture, the VMware, Inc. stock has dropped by -25.51% from its 52-week high while it has surged by +19.7% from its 52-week low price.
On September 10, 2019 Olli Amy Fliegelman, Sr. VP, GC & Secretary sold 2753 shares of the company. The average price for that transaction was $150 per share, which meant that Olli Amy Fliegelman earned $412950 selling the stocks. The sale was made public, with the document of the transaction filed with the SEC. Another insider trading occurred, with Sr. Vice President, CAO, Krysler P. Kevan selling 1589 shares of this stock on September 10, 2019. The average selling price for the stock was $145 per share, with the sold stock accruing $230405. Following this transaction, the Sr. Vice President, CAO Krysler P. Kevan now holds 132009 shares of the company, which is worth around $20386150.
VMware, has around 3 Trillion cash on their books at the moment. This figure will have to be compared and looked into, with their current liabilities standing at $6 Trillion. The VMware, stock is bringing in revenue of over 12 months, which is roughly 365 Billion. Despite all that, VMware, Inc. is seeing things progressing very much as their y-o-y quarterly revenue surged by 19.67%.
Looking at the stock’s Technical analysis information over the past 50 days shows that its Raw Stochastic average stood at 46.25%. This figure is worse than the company’s 20-day Raw Stochastic average which currently stands at 91.7%. Over the past 20 days, VMware,’s Stochastic %K stood at 87.3% while its Stochastic %D was revealed to be 74.99%.