CSCO - Cisco Systems, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD
44.53
+0.57 (+1.29%)
As of 2:50PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close43.96
Open43.87
Bid44.070 x 3000
Ask44.080 x 800
Day's Range43.80 - 44.53
52 Week Range37.35 - 49.47
Volume11,679,855
Avg. Volume26,008,012
Market Cap200.183B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.12
PE Ratio (TTM)169.94
EPS (TTM)0.262
Earnings DateFeb 13, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.32 (3.05%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-01-03
1y Target Est52.64
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  • Former Cisco, Brocade exec is new CEO at fast-growing San Mateo startup
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    Former Cisco, Brocade exec is new CEO at fast-growing San Mateo startup

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  • Markit7 hours ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Cisco Systems Inc.

    # Cisco Systems Inc ### NASDAQ/NGS:CSCO View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows but are weakening * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is extremely low for CSCO with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting CSCO. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Neutral ETF activity is neutral. The $7.55 billion in inflows that ETFs holding CSCO received over the last one-month is a decline from earlier in the period and among the weakest of the past year. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Negative According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. CSCO credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Why the Earnings Surprise Streak Could Continue for Cisco (CSCO)
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  • InvestorPlaceyesterday

    Snap Stock: Why Would Its CFO Resign So Abruptly?

    It doesn't take a genius to realize that social media company Snap (NYSE:SNAP) is in serious trouble. Last year, SNAP stock dropped more than 55%, making it one of the worst-performing investments in the marquee New York Stock Exchange. Unfortunately, the embattled organization will likely suffer a repeat performance in 2019 unless it can turn the ship around. In a shocking announcement Tuesday, management revealed that CFO Tim Stone will step down from his post. As a result, Snap stock tumbled over 7% during extended trading. Heading into Wednesday's session, SNAP stock is trending down more than 11%! If you've followed the company's (usually negative) news stream, you'll know that Stone's departure comes amid a wave of high-profile executives abandoning ship. Last year, marketing VP Steve LaBella and chief strategy officer Imran Khan sought greener pastures. Most recently, HR head Jason Halbert resigned earlier this week. InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips As if things couldn't get worse for SNAP stock, Stone's tenure was one of the shortest in the organization's history. The now-former CFO lasted only eight months. * Top 10 Global Stock Ideas for 2019 From RBC Capital Per protocol, SNAP CEO Evan Spiegel offered the usual niceties. As far as the real motives behind the quick exit, we can only speculate. But we can make one statement with reasonable certainty: the decisive catalyst(s) must have been overwhelming. We have to remember that executives don't make these decisions lightly. While they enjoy impressive salaries and benefits, a poor reputation can quickly end that joyride. Specifically, Stone left e-commerce and technology giant Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) for this role. That's not an easy gig to walk away from. Further, Stone's prospective employers will rightfully question his motives and commitment. Not only that, the company offered him $20 million in restricted stock, with an option to buy 500,000 common shares. ### Bad Omen for SNAP stock No matter how rich you are, you never willingly leave money on the table. In fact, the affluent become more emboldened with their negotiating skills: that's why they're rich! Therefore, it's shocking for anyone to let so much wealth go. Because of his extremely truncated tenure, Stone will not receive a majority of the compensatory benefits tied to SNAP stock. Simultaneously, the executive indirectly sullied his 20-year career at Amazon. So what could drive someone to this drastic decision? Again, we can only speculate. But examining the common reasons why CFOs quit is revealing, and portends further pain for Snap stock. From an administrative perspective, CFOs typically leave due to interpersonal conflicts. This is a broad category that covers situations such as executive and directorial dysfunction, a poor relationship with the CEO, and ineffective talent within the finance group. On a personal level, a CFO could simply get bored with non-stimulating work. Or they could simply jump ship for more money. None of these reasons satisfactorily explains why Stone pulled the plug. Moreover, they're related to executives who put in the time to discover these negatives. As The Wall Street Journal explained a few years back, a sudden departure may spell trouble. In some cases, the problem is due to executives butting heads. But in others, a fundamental vulnerability may exist in the target organization. The WSJ chronicled 3D Systems' (NYSE:DDD) former finance chief Ted Hull similarly brief tenure. When 3D Systems initially hired Hull, he represented a steal. Previously, Hull worked at Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) and International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM). In reality, Hull was a bad omen. The 3-D printing industry's growth narrative declined significantly. Apparently, there was nothing he or anyone could do to save DDD. ### Huge Uphill Battle Lies Ahead for Snap Stock Prior to the news, a temptation existed to take the contrarian trade. As I mentioned earlier, SNAP stock absorbed significant pain. However, its Snapchat app remains popular with its core young audience. Additionally, management is actively seeking international opportunities. But at some point, we must read between the lines. Among publicly traded competitors Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR), Snap has the smallest subscriber footprint. However, its youth-centric focus means it has to win the volume game with its core audience. After all, Snap stock isn't exactly an older person's investment. Unfortunately, Facebook's Instagram app has disrupted the company's dominance in the younger demographic. Further, FB has the resources to bombard SNAP relentlessly. All management can hope for is that they can be bought out at a reasonable price. That sounds awfully negative until you realize that Stone left a fortune on the table. For him, leaving was the rosier option compared to gobs of money. If that's not an indictment against SNAP stock, I don't know what is. As of this writing, Josh Enomoto did not hold a position in any of the aforementioned securities. ### More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * Top 10 Global Stock Ideas for 2019 From RBC Capital * 10 A-Rated Stocks the Smart Money Is Piling Into * 5 Best Bank ETFs for This Week's Earnings Avalanche Compare Brokers The post Snap Stock: Why Would Its CFO Resign So Abruptly? appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • Barrons.comyesterday

    Cisco Is Heading for Serious Growth and the Stock Could Pop

    Barron’s Picks are weekday stock ideas from our experienced stockpickers, based on the same rigorous analysis and reporting as the picks that appear each weekend in the magazine. Back in November, Deutsche Bank analyst Vijay Bhagavath laid out a case that Cisco (ticker: CSCO) should trade less like a product-cycle stock and more like a secular growth stock. Secular growth stocks benefit from lasting shifts that create new markets or quickly expand existing ones.

  • InvestorPlaceyesterday

    Why Investors Should Not Expect An Amazon Stock Split

    Will Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) split its stock? Between the high nominal stock price and its climb to the world's biggest market cap, this becomes a natural question for AMZN stock. Previous market cap leaders, such as Exxon (NYSE:XOM) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), often split their stocks once they rose above a certain level. However, in today's world, nominal share prices hold less relevance, except in some respects to the Dow Jones Industrial Average. In a world where investors care little about whether a stock trades at $20 a share or $2,000, an Amazon stock split isn't likely. ### Alexa, When Did Amazon Stock Split? Though few may remember, AMZN stock split three times in its early days. The shares rose quickly following its 1997 IPO. Believing lower-priced stocks would see better liquidity, Jeff Bezos didn't hesitate to split the stock. Amazon stock touched $100 per share in early 1998 and the shares split 2:1 the following June. A few months later -- and many dollars higher -- AMZN stock owners got three shares for each one they were holding. Rinse, repeat… and September 1999 saw another 2:1 split. InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips * 10 Growth Stocks With the Future Written All Over Them Then, the dot-com bubble went bust. By early 2001, AMZN stock fell below $10 per share. It would not recover its 1999 high until 2009. While the stock may have come back, Mr. Bezos's love for stock splits did not. ### Little Need for a Split Now Attitudes have shifted since 1999. Today, stocks with four-figure nominal share prices still attract investors. For this reason, only one reason exists to split this stock -- a move into the Dow Jones Index. The Dow exists as a weighted index. Hence, Amazon at its current price would wield a disproportionate influence on the gauge. The only way Amazon will move onto that index is through a stock split. I don't they'll do it. With Microsoft, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), and Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) already on the index, the tech industry already has good representation. As well, splits change nothing fundamental. After a 2:1 split, the price cuts in half, but with twice the number of shares available. So, no change in the market cap. And with changes in the rules regarding partial shares, small investors are able to buy a fraction of a share eliminating the need for companies to keep nominal share prices low. ### Dow Membership Not Much of a Motivator Moreover, investors should ask if the Dow remains relevant. The public still looks at it because they always have. However, professionals tend to look more to the S&P 500 index. Also, only three of the world's 10 largest market caps are currently Dow components. Tencent (OTCMKTS:TCEHY) doesn't trade on a major American index at all. Others, such as Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A, NYSE:BRK.B), refuse to split their shares to match Dow standards. In a concession to shareholders, Buffett allowed a 50:1 split on the B shares in 2010. The A shares remain untouched. He holds to this maxim despite the nearly $300,000 price tag for a single BRK.A share. Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) has also avoided splits, except to divide shares into voting (GOOGL) and non-voting (GOOG) blocs. Amazon has shown similar attitudes toward stock splits in recent years. Both Berkshire and Alphabet seem to care little about becoming Dow stocks. I think Amazon feels the same. ### Bottom Line on an Amazon Stock Split No factors appear compelling enough to answer "Yes" to the question "Will Amazon stock split?". Once happy to do it -- until the effects of the dot-com bust took AMZN stock below $10 per share -- the company spent years recovering, and now, massive growth has given Amazon the largest market cap in the world. * 5 Dow Jones Stocks to Sell Before Things Get Uglier However, it's a world that's changed. People care less about stock prices, and small investors can purchase fractions of shares. The Dow's importance is up for debate. calling into question the one remaining motivation for a stock split. Still popular, it's no longer the gauge all of the most-important stocks. In 1919, or even in 1999, an AMZN might have willingly split the stock to join this index. However, in 2019, Charles Dow's gauge seems much less relevant. Despite successes, Amazon stock faces a high valuation and formidable rivals. Given these challenges, I believe Bezos will continue to focus on the business rather than the company's potential place on an antiquated stock index. As of this writing, Will Healy did not hold a position in any of the aforementioned stocks. You can follow Will on Twitter at @HealyWriting. ### More From InvestorPlace * 2 Toxic Pot Stocks You Should Avoid * 10 Companies That Could Post Decelerating Profits * 10 A-Rated Stocks the Smart Money Is Piling Into * Mizuho: 7 Long-Term Value Stocks to Buy Now Compare Brokers The post Why Investors Should Not Expect An Amazon Stock Split appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • Markit2 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Cisco Systems Inc.

    # Cisco Systems Inc ### NASDAQ/NGS:CSCO View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is extremely low for CSCO with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting CSCO. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Neutral ETF activity is neutral. The net inflows of $11.64 billion over the last one-month into ETFs that hold CSCO are not among the highest of the last year and have been slowing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Negative According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. CSCO credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

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  • Markit8 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Cisco Systems Inc.

    # Cisco Systems Inc ### NASDAQ/NGS:CSCO View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is extremely low for CSCO with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting CSCO. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Positive ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding CSCO are favorable, with net inflows of $20.84 billion. Additionally, the rate of inflows is increasing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Negative According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however, and is easing. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. CSCO credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Knight Foundation taps former Plantronics, Cisco exec as San Jose director
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    Knight Foundation taps former Plantronics, Cisco exec as San Jose director

    Christopher Thompson, who has lived in Silicon Valley for 26 years, replaces Danny Harris as the Knight Foundation's local program director.

  • Markit9 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Cisco Systems Inc.

    # Cisco Systems Inc ### NASDAQ/NGS:CSCO View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short interest is extremely low for CSCO with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting CSCO. ## Money flow ETF/Index ownership | Positive ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding CSCO are favorable, with net inflows of $20.84 billion. Additionally, the rate of inflows is increasing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. CSCO credit default swap spreads are near their highest levels for the past 1 year, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness. Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com. Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing. This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Dogs of the Dow Win in 2018: Will ETFs See Success in 2019?
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