AKAM - Akamai Technologies, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Delayed Price. Currency in USD
57.76
+1.00 (+1.76%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close56.76
Open56.90
Bid65.80 x 200
Ask65.90 x 100
Day's Range56.72 - 57.99
52 Week Range44.65 - 71.64
Volume10,679,482
Avg. Volume2,070,014
Market Cap9.77B
Beta0.34
PE Ratio (TTM)34.55
EPS (TTM)1.67
Earnings DateFeb 5, 2018 - Feb 9, 2018
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateN/A
1y Target Est60.82
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  • American City Business Journals2 days ago

    Activist investor Elliott targets Akamai, calls shares undervalued

    Elliott Management, an activist hedge fund controlled by billionaire Paul Singer, has taken a 6.5 percent stake in Cambridge-based Akamai Technologies Inc. (AKAM), a sure sign that change is coming for a valuable pillar of the Massachusetts tech industry. Elliot's stake was revealed in a regulatory filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Elliott takes stake in Akamai Tech, says shares undervalued

    Shares of Akamai were up 13.8 percent at $65.75 in after-market trading in New York on Friday as a result of Elliott's disclosure of its stake in the company. Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Akamai's revenue growth has slowed and its margins have contracted. Akamai's shares ended Friday trading down 13.4 percent for the year to date, while the Nasdaq Composite Index (.IXIC) is up 28.9 percent.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Elliott takes stake in Akamai Tech, says shares undervalued

    Shares of Akamai were up 13.8 percent at $65.75 in after-market trading in New York on Friday as a result of Elliott's disclosure of its stake in the company. Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Akamai's revenue growth has slowed and its margins have contracted. Akamai's shares ended Friday trading down 13.4 percent for the year to date, while the Nasdaq Composite Index (.IXIC) is up 28.9 percent.

  • GuruFocus.com2 days ago

    Akamai Technologies Inc (AKAM) CEO F Thomson Leighton Bought $999,784 of Shares

    CEO of Akamai Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:AKAM) F Thomson Leighton bought 17,537 shares of AKAM on 12/15/2017 at an average price of $57.01 a share.

  • Barrons.com2 days ago

    Akamai Surges 14% in Late Trading as Elliott Says 'Significantly Undervalued'

    Shares of content network pioneers Akamai Technologies (AKAM) are up $7.83, or 13.5%, at $65.69, after activist fund Elliott Management this afternoon disclosed in a 13D filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission that it has taken a 6.5% stake in the shares, saying they’re "significantly undervalued and represent an attractive investment opportunity." Elliott intends to “engage” with Akamai management to see what might be done about it, the firm states: The Reporting Persons believe the Issuer possesses an unmatched network platform which provides a significant competitive advantage in its ability to deliver, accelerate, optimize and secure global traffic and business applications over the internet.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Elliott takes stake in Akamai, to seek sale of company or assets

    Shares of Akamai, which speeds up content delivery over the internet (OTT), were up 13.8 percent at $65.75 in after-market trading. The New York-based hedge fund said Akamai shares were "significantly undervalued" and it intends to make proposals to Akamai on sale of certain businesses or assets, according to the filing. Elliott also said it intends to communicate with other shareholders including potential acquirers, service providers and financing sources for Akamai.

  • Reuters2 days ago

    Elliott takes stake in Akamai, to seek sale of company or assets

    Shares of Akamai, which speeds up content delivery over the internet (OTT), were up 13.8 percent at $65.75 in after-market trading. The New York-based hedge fund said Akamai shares were "significantly undervalued" and it intends to make proposals to Akamai on sale of certain businesses or assets, according to the filing. Elliott also said it intends to communicate with other shareholders including potential acquirers, service providers and financing sources for Akamai.

  • PR Newswire5 days ago

    Akamai Recommends Shareholders Reject "Mini-Tender" Offer by TRC Capital Corporation

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) today announced that it received notice of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by TRC Capital Corporation (TRC) to purchase up to 2,000,000 shares of Akamai's common stock at a price of 54.00 per share in cash. The offering price is 4.42% below the closing price per share of Akamai's common stock on December 8, 2017.

  • Forbes6 days ago

    Profiles In Cybersecurity: Andy Ellis, Chief Security Officer, Akamai

    The job of Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs), says Andy Ellis, is not to eliminate risks. “Our job is to help our companies make wiser risk choices,” is how Ellis describes the new cybersecurity paradigm.

  • Akamai Identified as a DDoS Mitigation Leader by Independent Research Firm
    PR Newswire9 days ago

    Akamai Identified as a DDoS Mitigation Leader by Independent Research Firm

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM), the world's largest and most trusted cloud delivery platform, today announced that it was among the select companies that Forrester invited to participate in: The Forrester Wave™: DDoS Mitigation Solutions, Q4 2017 evaluation. In this evaluation, Akamai was cited as a Leader in DDoS Mitigation Solutions. According to the report, the distributed denial of services (DDoS) mitigation solution market is growing because S&R (security and risk) professionals understand that DDoS attacks are a threat to their digital business.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.
    Markit9 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising.

  • Akamai Security Experts To Present On Credential Stuffing, Evolution Of HTTP Protocol At Black Hat Europe 2017
    PR Newswire13 days ago

    Akamai Security Experts To Present On Credential Stuffing, Evolution Of HTTP Protocol At Black Hat Europe 2017

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. , Dec. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --   Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM), the world's largest and most trusted cloud delivery platform, today announced that several of its security experts ...

  • Investopedia16 days ago

    Akamai Technologies Stock Is Being Accumulated by Institutions

    With solid fundamentals, technicals and institutional support, Akamai Technologies stock could continue its strong performance.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.
    Markit17 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising.

  • Q3 2017 Akamai State of the Internet / Security Report Reveals Significant Increase in Web Application Security Attacks, Evolution of Attacker Strategies
    PR Newswire19 days ago

    Q3 2017 Akamai State of the Internet / Security Report Reveals Significant Increase in Web Application Security Attacks, Evolution of Attacker Strategies

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Newly released data shows that web application attacks continued to rise significantly in both the quarter-over-quarter and year-over-year timeframes, according to the Third Quarter, 2017 State of the Internet / Security Report released by Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM). In addition, further evaluation of the Mirai botnet and WireX malware attacks suggests that attackers may leverage IoT and Android devices to build future botnet armies.

  • Akamai Completes Acquisition of Nominum
    PR Newswire20 days ago

    Akamai Completes Acquisition of Nominum

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. , Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM) today announced the company has completed its acquisition of Nominum, a provider of DNS-based security solutions ...

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.
    Markit20 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising.

  • Akamai Technologies (AKAM) Up 8.2% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
    Zacks23 days ago

    Akamai Technologies (AKAM) Up 8.2% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    Akamai Technologies (AKAM) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.
    Markit26 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising.

  • GlobeNewswirelast month

    Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Overstock, Autodesk, Range Resources, Ameren, Hartford Financial Services Group, and Akamai Technologies — New Horizons, Emerging Trends, and Upcoming Developments

    NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2017-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Overstock.com, ...

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.
    Markitlast month

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.

    The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising.

  • 3 Things Akamai Technologies' Management Wants You to Know
    Motley Foollast month

    3 Things Akamai Technologies' Management Wants You to Know

    The content delivery veteran wants you to know more about enterprise security, huge media-streaming events, and the changing nature of the media market.

  • Elliott Management: Akamai shares are 'significantly unde...
    CNBC Videos2 days ago

    Elliott Management: Akamai shares are 'significantly unde...

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on a statement from Elliot Management announcing a 6% stake in Akamai.

  • TODAY'S CHARTS: Regal reveals possible merger; Chipotle pops on CEO search; Autodesk's messy turnaround
    Yahoo Finance Video18 days ago

    TODAY'S CHARTS: Regal reveals possible merger; Chipotle pops on CEO search; Autodesk's messy turnaround

    Regal Entertainment (RGC) shares higher after the theater operator confirmed it's in talks with its UK peer Cineworld Group for a potential buyout. Autodesk (ADSK) shares are tanking after reporting profits and revenue roughly in line with estimates, but announcing a massive restructuring plan that includes layoffs of more than 1,000 employees. Chipotle (CMG) shares are surging after announcing the founder and current CEO Steve Ells will become executive chairman and the restaurant chain will search for a new CEO. Justine Underhill discusses the charts of the day.

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    CNBC Videos26 days ago

    Breaking down winners and losers in net neutrality

    WSJ financial editor Dennis Berman discusses what a repeal of net neutrality means.