|Bid||57.20 x 0|
|Ask||57.80 x 0|
|Day's Range||57.20 - 58.90|
|52 Week Range||40.28 - 61.34|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.93|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||4.32|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.53 (2.60%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Apr 05, 2021|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Have you ever thought about what your returns would equal if you invested $1,000 in Cisco Systems Inc (NASDAQ: CSCO) ten years ago? Cisco is a technology company that is headquartered in San Jose, California. They develop networking hardware, software, telecommunications equipment for consumers around the world. Cisco is an industry leader in the Internet of Things (IoT), domain security, and energy management markets. They were the first company to propose the use of a local area network (LAN) to link geographically dispersed computers through a multiprotocol router system. On June 8, 2009, Cisco stock was added to the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and it is now listed in the Russell 1000 Index, the NASDAQ-100 Index, and the Russell 1000 Growth Stock Index. Cisco has established itself as a major supplier of Voice over IP to businesses and is now expanding into the home consumer market. They are well known for their Cisco Networking Academy Program which is a rigorous e-learning program that teaches students Internet technology skills. It offers Web-based materials, online testing, student success monitoring, hands-on laboratories, teacher instruction for students in many different countries. If you'd invested 1,000 in Cisco Systems Inc on April 20th, 2011, today the investment would be worth $2,400.77. Your investment would have gone up with an annual rate of return of 15.29% with a total increase of 315.84%. Your total profit from this investment 10 years later would have been $3,158.40. Cisco's recent Live 2021 event introduced a series of improvements in optical, applications, and chip technology. Over 50 new software and feature technologies were launched which included a brand new WebEx Desk Pro series platform. Cisco has proven to be an outstanding long-term investment on the stock market over the past decade. See more from BenzingaClick here for options trades from BenzingaLet's Take a Look At Some Upcoming IPOs This WeekLet's Take A Look At This Weeks Highest Performing ETFs© 2021 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.
(Bloomberg) -- Digital Alpha, a U.S. investment firm focused on digital infrastructure, has raised more than $1 billion for its second fund.The vehicle -- Digital Alpha Fund II LP -- will build a portfolio of about a dozen investments. The fund won backing from sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, endowments and other investors from North America, Europe and the Middle East.“We’re proud of the role our investments play in providing secure connectivity for private and public sector stakeholders during the pandemic,” Rick Shrotri, Digital Alpha’s founder and managing partner, said in an emailed statement.The fund will invest in operating companies and strike revenue-sharing deals across three business segments: next-gen networks, cloud computing; and Internet of Things-enabled smart city solutions. The investor focuses on “mission critical” infrastructure, rather than fiber cables, data centers and radio masts -- a segment of digital infrastructure that’s been in favor with many other private equity firms.Digital Alpha, with headquarters in Henderson, Nevada, will continue to partner with Cisco Systems Inc., and has access to the technology giant’s deal flow, engineering and sales resources. Shrotri is a Cisco alumni.Digital Alpha’s investments to date include a $185 million commitment to WeLink Communications as it seeks to expand its fixed-wireless broadband effort across the U.S. The firm, which has offices in San Francisco and London, also committed to investing in the private investment in public equity, or PIPE, that’s backing digital health company Sharecare’s merger with Falcon Capital Acquisition Corp., a blank-check firm.For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2021 Bloomberg L.P.
Based on its recent analysis of the global industrial control systems (ICS) cybersecurity market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Cisco Systems, Inc. with the 2020 Global Enabling Technology Leadership Award for its Cyber Vision platform. The solution offers both information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) teams a comprehensive view of their IoT/OT security posture, so that they can work together in leveraging existing IT security tools and expertise to protect industrial operations against cyber threats.