AKAM - Akamai Technologies, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Delayed Price. Currency in USD
66.32
-0.45 (-0.67%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close66.77
Open66.97
Bid58.12 x 100
Ask68.98 x 500
Day's Range66.28 - 67.78
52 Week Range44.65 - 69.56
Volume1,771,067
Avg. Volume2,444,093
Market Cap11.218B
Beta0.26
PE Ratio (TTM)52.63
EPS (TTM)1.26
Earnings DateApr 30, 2018 - May 4, 2018
Forward Dividend & YieldN/A (N/A)
Ex-Dividend DateN/A
1y Target Est71.00
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  • Akamai beats the Street
    CNBC Videos15 days ago

    Akamai beats the Street

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on the quarterly earnings for Akamai.

  • TheStreet.com17 hours ago

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  • Paul Singer's Top 5 New Buys
    GuruFocus.comyesterday

    Paul Singer's Top 5 New Buys

    Activist investor discloses 4th-quarter portfolio

  • Q4 2017 Akamai State of The Internet / Security Report Shows Botnets Shift Focus to Credential Abuse
    PR Newswire2 days ago

    Q4 2017 Akamai State of The Internet / Security Report Shows Botnets Shift Focus to Credential Abuse

    CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Newly released data that analyzed more than 7.3 trillion bot requests per month found a sharp increase in the threat of credential abuse, with more than 40 percent of login attempts being malicious, according to the Fourth Quarter, 2017 State of the Internet / Security Report released by Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM). According to the Ponemon Institute, credential stuffing attacks can cost businesses as much as $2.7 million on an annual basis. In addition, Akamai's data further indicates that DDoS attacks remain a consistent threat and the Mirai botnet is still capable of strong bursts of activity.

  • It's Quality Over Quantity for Limelight Networks Inc.
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    It's Quality Over Quantity for Limelight Networks Inc.

    The digital content-delivery veteran may have been forced to try a new business strategy, but now management only wishes the transformation would have happened earlier.

  • 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. Over the last one-month, outflows of investor capital in ETFs holding AKAM totaled $1.48 billion.

  • ACCESSWIRE9 days ago

    Free Research Report as Facebook’s Subscriber Base Growth Boosted Q4 Results

    Stock Monitor: Akamai Technologies Post Earnings Reporting LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / February 13, 2018 / Active-Investors.com has just released a free earnings report on Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB ). If ...

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Akamai Technologies Inc.
    Markit10 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.

  • Reuters10 days ago

    A culprit for financial site glitches: you and your apps

    Jittery investors and their smartphones stressed out leading U.S. online financial sites last week as heavy volatility shook markets, technology analysts said. Major firms including Vanguard Group, TD Ameritrade Holding Corp and Fidelity Investments reported service slowdowns on their websites amid heightened demand from clients.

  • Barrons.com14 days ago

    Akamai Targets Rising: CEO Leighton Discusses Diversification

    Shares of Internet bandwidth and applications provider Akamai Technologies (AKAM) are up $1.77, or almost 3%, at $65.44, despite the market’s wobbly session, following a report of better-than-expected Q4 results yesterday afternoon, and an upbeat outlook. There are no ratings changes today, that I can see, but several price target increases, going up into the $80 range. In a phone call a short while ago, CEO Tom Leighton described to me the ways the company continues to diversify away from its traditional business as a “CDN,” when it was mostly known for helping Netflix (NFLX) and others push bandwidth-heavy video to viewers.

  • CNBC15 days ago

    Akamai stock jumps after it beat on earnings and said it cut 5% of global workforce

    Total revenue for the cloud company rose 7.7 percent to $663.5 million, beating analysts' estimates.

  • Akamai (AKAM) Earnings & Revenues Beat in Q4, Guides Well
    Zacks15 days ago

    Akamai (AKAM) Earnings & Revenues Beat in Q4, Guides Well

    Akamai's (AKAM) strong media division traffic and growing adoption of cloud-based security solutions were the major tailwinds.

  • Akamai has laid off 400 workers or 5 percent of global workforce
    TechCrunch15 days ago

    Akamai has laid off 400 workers or 5 percent of global workforce

    Akamai, the Cambridge Massachusetts content delivery network and network services provider, announced they had laid off 400 people in their earnings call with analysts yesterday.

  • GlobeNewswire15 days ago

    Research Report Identifies RealNetworks, Autodesk, Range Resources, Ameren, Hartford Financial Services Group, and Akamai Technologies with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement

    NEW YORK, Feb. 07, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of RealNetworks, ...

  • American City Business Journals15 days ago

    Akamai lays off 400 people across company

    Cambridge-based Akamai Technologies Inc. has laid off about 400 people, roughly 5 percent of its global workforce, in the past few months as experiments meant to reignite growth in one of its core divisions have failed. The layoffs have mostly hit employees in Akamai's Media Division, CEO Tom Leighton said on Tuesday during the company's fourth quarter earnings call. It's the core technology that turned Akamai (AKAM) into one of the top tech companies in Massachusetts, but some of the division's largest customers — including Apple, Facebook, Netflix and Microsoft — have begun to build their own in-house content delivery networks over the past few years, reducing their reliance on Akamai.

  • Reuters15 days ago

    Akamai revenue, profit top estimates on robust cloud demand

    Activist investor Elliott Management, which has disclosed a 6.5 percent stake, would push Akamai to curtail what the hedge fund sees as wasteful spending, among other measures, sources told Reuters in December. "As part of our effort to improve operational efficiency, we reduced headcounts in targeted areas of business, most notably in areas tied to our media business," Chief Executive Tom Leighton said on a post-earnings call with analysts. Akamai's media business, which helps in faster delivery of content through the web, has been under pressure from large customers, such as Apple Inc (AAPL.O) and Amazon.com (AMZN.O), developing in-house capabilities to handle their web traffic.

  • Reuters15 days ago

    Akamai revenue, profit top estimates on robust cloud demand

    Activist investor Elliott Management, which has disclosed a 6.5 percent stake, would push Akamai to curtail what the hedge fund sees as wasteful spending, among other measures, sources told Reuters in December. "As part of our effort to improve operational efficiency, we reduced headcounts in targeted areas of business, most notably in areas tied to our media business," Chief Executive Tom Leighton said on a post-earnings call with analysts. Akamai's media business, which helps in faster delivery of content through the web, has been under pressure from large customers, such as Apple Inc and Amazon.com, developing in-house capabilities to handle their web traffic.

  • MarketWatch15 days ago

    Akamai Tech shares rally on outlook after in-line results

    Akamai Technologies Inc. shares rose in the extended session Tuesday after the internet technology company's outlook topped Wall Street estimates following in-line results. Akamai shares surged 8% to $68.79 ...

  • Associated Press15 days ago

    Akamai Technologies tops Street 4Q forecasts

    On a per-share basis, the Cambridge, Massachusetts-based company said it had profit of 11 cents. Earnings, adjusted for restructuring costs and stock option expense, were 69 cents per share. The results ...

  • Akamai Technologies Revenue, Earnings Beat Estimates, Shares Rise
    Investor's Business Daily15 days ago

    Akamai Technologies Revenue, Earnings Beat Estimates, Shares Rise

    Akamai said adjusted fourth-quarter earnings were 69 cents a share, down 4% from a year earlier, but topping expectations. Q4 revenue rose 8% to $663 million, also beating views. 

  • Barrons.com15 days ago

    Akamai Jumps 6% on Q4 Beat, Higher Q1 View

    [Updates with forecast at bottom of post.] Shares of Internet bandwidth provider Akamai (AKAM) are up $3.33, or 5%, at $67, and briefly rose 6%, in late trading, after the company this afternoon reported Q4 revenue and profit that topped analysts' expectations Revenue in the three months ended in December rose 8%, year over year, to $663 million, yielding EPS of 69 cents. CEO Dr. Tom Leighton said the company was "very pleased" with the results, citing an increase in revenue of 17% in the company's "Web division." He noted revenue from security technology rose by 32%, and that "media traffic on Akamai's platform grew faster than published growth rates for Internet traffic as a whole." Leighton predicted "solid top-line growth as well as margin expansion" this year.

  • Akamai Reports Fourth Quarter 2017 And Full-Year 2017 Financial Results
    PR Newswire15 days ago

    Akamai Reports Fourth Quarter 2017 And Full-Year 2017 Financial Results

    Company exceeds fourth quarter guidance on top and bottom lines Fourth quarter revenue of $663 million , GAAP EPS of $0.11 and non-GAAP EPS of $0.69 Company records $52 million restructuring charge to ...

  • Is It The Right Time To Buy Akamai Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:AKAM)?
    Simply Wall St.15 days ago

    Is It The Right Time To Buy Akamai Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:AKAM)?

    Akamai Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:AKAM) led the NasdaqGS gainers with a relatively large price hike in the past couple of weeks. As a large-cap stock with high coverage by analysts, youRead More...

  • ACCESSWIRE15 days ago

    Akamai Technologies, Inc. to Host Earnings Call

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / February 6, 2018 / Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: AKAM ) will be discussing their earnings results in their Q4 Earnings Call to be held on February 6, 2018 at 4:30 PM Eastern ...

  • Internet Stock Q4 Earnings on Feb 6: AKAM, SNAP, MTCH & More
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