Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM): Price and Financial Metrics

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM): $94.50

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AKAM Stock Summary

  • AKAM has a market capitalization of $15,545,197,914 -- more than approximately 86.6% of US stocks.
  • AKAM's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 127.62 -- higher than 76.41% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • The volatility of Akamai Technologies Inc's share price is greater than that of only 3.32% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Akamai Technologies Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be TECH, QUOT, EB, PCRX, and HZNP.
  • Visit AKAM's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.akamai.com.

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AKAM Price/Volume Stats

Current price $94.50 52-week high $124.91
Prev. close $95.49 52-week low $75.18
Day low $94.13 Volume 2,696,200
Day high $96.57 Avg. volume 2,388,371
50-day MA $106.09 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $106.42 Market Cap 15.38B

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Company Bio

Akamai Technologies provides cloud services for delivering, optimizing, and securing online content and business applications in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 1998 and is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

AKAM Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$94.50$36.88 -61%

Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for AKAM, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Akamai Technologies Inc ranked in the 31th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. We should note, though, that the most conservative analysis suggests this stock will yield negative results -- and thus may be a potential short opportunity. As for the metrics that stood out in our discounted cash flow analysis of Akamai Technologies Inc, consider:

  • As a business, AKAM is generating more cash flow than 75.45% of positive cash flow stocks in the Technology.
  • Akamai Technologies Inc's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 9%; for context, that number is higher than merely 24.76% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • AKAM's estimated cost of debt, based largely on its market capitalization and its interest coverage ratio, is 3%; for context, that number is higher than merely 24.76% of tickers in our DCF set.

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Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM) EVP Aaron Ahola sold 1,920 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, February 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $102.25, for a total transaction of $196,320.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 3,885 shares in […]

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Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) CEO Tom Leighton on Q4 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Q4 2020 Earnings Conference Call Feb 09, 2021, 04:30 PM ET Company Participants Tom Barth - Investor Relations Tom Leighton - Chief Executive Officer Ed McGowan - Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants Sterling Auty - JPMorgan Keith Weiss - Morgan Stanley James Fish - Piper...

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Akamai Drops on Weaker-Than-Expected Guidance

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AKAM Price Returns

1-mo -16.21%
3-mo -9.41%
6-mo -18.84%
1-year 9.24%
3-year 40.08%
5-year 75.10%
YTD -9.99%
2020 21.54%
2019 41.42%
2018 -6.09%
2017 -2.46%
2016 26.70%

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