SYMC - Symantec Corporation

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Previous Close22.48
Bid21.58 x 900
Ask22.44 x 2200
Day's Range21.02 - 22.46
52 Week Range17.49 - 29.73
Avg. Volume8,457,592
Market Cap13.781B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.75
PE Ratio (TTM)11.97
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.30 (1.32%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-11-16
1y Target EstN/A
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Press Releases
  • PR Newswire2 days ago

    Aon and Norton™ LifeLock™ Develop Solution to Help High-Net-Worth Individuals Defend Assets Against Cyber Criminals

    NEW YORK and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aon plc (AON), the leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions, and Norton™ LifeLock™, a Symantec brand (SYMC) today announced the development of a comprehensive solution that will help high-net-worth individuals be protected online and safeguard their assets from lurking cyber criminals. "Our proprietary platform utilizes a scalable, dynamic infrastructure to deliver best-in-class solutions to our clients," said J. Hogg, CEO of Cyber Solutions at Aon.

  • GlobeNewswire4 days ago

    Market Leaders Symantec and Fortinet Partner to Deliver the Most Robust and Comprehensive Cloud Security Service

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, and Fortinet (FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced an expansive partnership agreement to provide customers with the industry’s most comprehensive and robust security solutions. Fortinet’s industry-leading Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) capabilities are planned to be integrated into Symantec’s cloud-delivered Web Security Service (WSS). Additionally, Symantec’s industry-leading endpoint protection solutions are also planned to be integrated into the Fortinet Security Fabric platform.

  • Business Wire9 days ago

    Symantec a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways for the 11th Consecutive Time

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced that it has been named by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in the 2018 Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways. This is the eleventh consecutive time that Symantec (under the Blue Coat name prior to Symantec’s August 2016 acquisition) has been positioned as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Secure Web Gateways. This year, Gartner evaluated 11 vendors on 15 criteria based on completeness of vision and ability to execute and positioned each vendor within the Magic Quadrant.

  • Symantec Unveils Industry’s First Neural Network to Protect Critical Infrastructure From Cyber Warfare
    Business Wire10 days ago

    Symantec Unveils Industry’s First Neural Network to Protect Critical Infrastructure From Cyber Warfare

    Symantec Industrial Control System Protection Neural to defend against USB-borne malware, network intrusion and zero-day attacks on operational technology

  • Business Wire12 days ago

    Symantec’s Cloud Access Security Broker and Data Loss Prevention Solutions Receive FedRAMP “In Process” Designation

    Symantec (SYMC), the world's leading cyber security company, today announced it has received an “In Process” designation from the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) for its Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) and Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions under sponsorship of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Named a leader by industry analysts, Symantec’s CASB solution enables agencies to confidently leverage cloud applications and services in a safe, secure and compliant manner. It provides visibility into shadow IT, enforces governance over data in cloud applications and provides protection against threats targeting cloud accounts and applications.

  • GlobeNewswire12 days ago

    Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Symantec, ACADIA Pharmaceuticals, Novavax, BBX Capital, Paychex, and US Foods Holding — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results

    NEW YORK, Dec. 03, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • Business Wire17 days ago

    Symantec Assists FBI-Led Takedown of 3ve Ad-Fraud Botnet

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, announced its intelligence assisted an FBI-led law enforcement takedown of cyber criminal rings responsible for a global ad-fraud botnet, resulting in the arrest of three individuals, five additional indictments, and the seizure of infrastructure associated with the 3ve ad-fraud scam. Symantec was part of an industry group which helped identify infrastructure used by the attackers, including up to 700,000 infected computers and over 1 million IP addresses. “Operation Eversion is another example of how Symantec joins forces and shares intelligence with law enforcement and private sector partners to successfully bring cyber criminals to justice,” said Greg Clark, CEO, Symantec.

  • Business Wire17 days ago

    Symantec Positioned as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced that it has been named a Leader in the 2018 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers. Symantec has been a Leader in every Magic Quadrant for Cloud Access Security Brokers that Gartner has produced.

  • Business Wire26 days ago

    Symantec Named a Leader in Zero Trust Report

    Forrester’s Q4 2018 The Forrester WaveTM report evaluated 14 select vendors based on a comprehensive set of 15 evaluation criteria in the categories of current offering, strategy and market presence. Based on these criteria, Symantec was recognized as a Leader, earning the highest scores in the market presence and current offering categories. According to the Forrester report, “Symantec is a juggernaut, given its breadth of security solutions.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Symantec Honored for its Collaboration With Leading Industry Group to Protect Against Business Email Compromise Scams

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, announced it has been recognized alongside other participating organizations and researchers for its work with the Business Email Compromise (BEC) List as a recipient of the annual 2018 JD Falk Award from the Messaging, Malware and Mobile Anti-Abuse Working Group (M3AAWG). The BEC List is a private, under the radar email group comprised of more than 500 professionals across the cyber security industry, Fortune 500 companies, law enforcement, and government that protect against Business Email Compromise (BEC) attacks, which use highly targeted phishing emails to request the wire transfer of funds to a fraudulent account. Since December 2015, Symantec has shared information and expertise about BEC-related cyber crime activity with organizations on the BEC List in an effort to aid law enforcement.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Symantec to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

    Symantec Corp.  , the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced Symantec’s management team will be presenting at the following investor conferences:

  • PR Newswirelast month

    Consumers File Class Action Lawsuit Against Symantec for Defective AntiVirus Software

    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers have filed a class action lawsuit against Symantec Corporation (SYMC), alleging that from 2005 to 2016, the security software company sold antivirus products containing serious defects that exposed entire computer operating systems to various security vulnerabilities and made them more susceptible to cyberattacks, according to Schubert Jonckheer & Kolbe, which represents the consumers. The lawsuit, filed on April 2, 2018 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, alleges that consumers who purchased Symantec's security products under the Norton brand, as well as businesses that purchased products under the Symantec brand, suffered from exposure to memory corruption, remote attacks, and other easily exploitable security vulnerabilities.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Symantec Uncovers New Cyber Espionage Group Targeting Government, Military and Defense Sectors

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, has discovered a previously unknown attack group with the help of Symantec’s artificial intelligence-based Targeted Attack Analytics (TAA) technology. Dubbed Gallmaker, Symantec researchers discovered the group targets government and military organizations, including several overseas embassies of an Eastern European country and military and defense targets in the Middle East. Gallmaker shuns malware to compromise organizations, instead relying on publicly available hack tools and software already installed on targeted computers.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Symantec Acquires Appthority to Enhance Protection From Mobile Application Vulnerabilities

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC) announced today its acquisition of Appthority, a privately held company that offers comprehensive Mobile Application Security Analysis. This technology gives Symantec customers the critical ability to analyze mobile apps for both malicious capabilities and unsafe and unwanted behaviors, such as vulnerabilities, risk of sensitive data loss, and privacy-invasive actions. The acquisition of Appthority demonstrates Symantec’s continued commitment to securing modern (e.g.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Symantec Acquires Javelin Networks to Thwart Growing Number of Active Directory-Based Attacks

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC) today announced the acquisition of Javelin Networks, a privately held company that offers advanced software technology to defend enterprises against Active Directory-based attacks. Microsoft Active Directory (AD) services have become an increasingly popular target for attackers, who use AD reconnaissance to discover the users, servers and computers in an enterprise network and then move laterally across the network using this information to carry out multi-stage attacks. Recently, multiple major advanced persistent threat (APT) campaigns have used AD credentials to move laterally in the network beginning with a single compromised endpoint.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Symantec Reports Fiscal Second Quarter 2019 Results

    GAAP revenue of $1.175 billion and non-GAAP revenue of $1.184 billion were above guidance

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Symantec Files Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2018

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC) today filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended March 30, 2018 (“Form 10-K”). As previously reported, the Company was unable to timely file its Form 10-K and its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the first quarter of fiscal 2019 ended June 29, 2018 and anticipates being unable to timely file its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the second quarter of fiscal 2019 ended September 28, 2018 as a result of an Audit Committee investigation, which was originally announced in May 2018 and was completed in September 2018. The Company expects to file the delinquent Quarterly Reports as promptly as practicable.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Symantec ITMS 8.5 Strengthens and Simplifies Endpoint Security While Enhancing Versatility and Productivity

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC), the world's leading cyber security company, today announced enhancements to its IT Management Suite (ITMS), including real-time endpoint management capabilities and powerful integrations with Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP) and Control Compliance Suite to offer additional protection from threats and critical vulnerabilities. ITMS 8.5 provides customers with the flexibility and versatility they need to manage and control their endpoints in the cloud generation. According to research from ESG, IT operations teams are increasingly involved in the procurement and management of cyber security tools.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Symantec to Announce Fiscal Second Quarter 2019 Results on November 1, 2018

    Symantec Corporation (SYMC) today announced that it will release its financial results for its fiscal second quarter 2019, which ended on September 28, 2018, after the U.S. market close on Thursday, November 1, 2018. Symantec will host a conference call that day at 5:00 p.m. ET/ 2:00 p.m. PT to discuss the results. The news release with the financial results will be accessible from Symantec’s Investor Relations website prior to the conference call. Interested parties may access the conference call by dialing (877) 475-6198 or (970) 297-2372 and using conference ID 1384327.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Symantec Significantly Expands Cloud Security Portfolio With Innovations to Secure Cloud Generation Applications, Workloads and Infrastructure

    Integrated approach to cloud security, compliance and management delivers ‘no compromises’ visibility and control to IaaS, PaaS and SaaS applications

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Key Government Executives to Speak at Symantec Government Symposium

    Cyber experts from federal civilian, defense, intelligence and state/local agencies to discuss the need to redefine how government approaches security

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Norton by Symantec Urges Consumers to Help Protect Their Personal Data

    In the wake of Facebook’s recent security vulnerability, and the prevalence of data breaches in today’s online world, Norton by Symantec (SYMC) is encouraging consumers to take an active role in monitoring and helping protect their private and personal information. As this security vulnerability marks yet another incident affecting tens of millions of accounts worldwide, it’s an opportunity to educate consumers on what they can do to better protect their information and enhance their cyber safety. “In today’s connected world, we live with a constantly changing surface area of technology and an equally broad and growing set of motivated attackers, making this type of security vulnerability and risk to consumer data, inevitable,” said Samir Kapuria, executive vice president and general manager, Consumer Digital Safety, Symantec.

  • Business Wire3 months ago

    Symantec Protects Office 365 With Industry-Leading Data Loss Prevention and New Data Rights Management

    Symantec Corp. (SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced new enhancements to its Data Loss Prevention (DLP) technology to protect information in Office 365. With Symantec DLP, data is protected whether at rest or in transit, on-premises or in the cloud, and everywhere it flows through a single management console. Monitoring and protecting data in the cloud generation is a complex task, and GDPR and other similar privacy regulations have further raised the stakes on data security, privacy and compliance.