Qualys, Inc. (QLYS): Price and Financial Metrics

Qualys, Inc. (QLYS): $163.47

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QLYS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $163.47 52-week high $206.35
Prev. close $161.89 52-week low $107.00
Day low $162.01 Volume 285,700
Day high $165.48 Avg. volume 522,503
50-day MA $186.95 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $157.19 Market Cap 6.01B

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  • QLYS scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 99.96% of US stocks.
  • QLYS's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving down over the last 26 weeks.
  • QLYS ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 24th percentile.

QLYS Stock Summary

  • QLYS's current price/earnings ratio is 48.94, which is higher than 85.82% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • For QLYS, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by just 15.57% of US equities we're observing.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 12.61, QUALYS INC has a higher such ratio than 91.28% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to QUALYS INC, a group of peers worth examining would be MRAM, MANH, LIDR, TBPH, and KIND.
  • Visit QLYS's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.qualys.com.

QLYS Valuation Summary

  • QLYS's EV/EBIT ratio is 40.8; this is 92.45% higher than that of the median Technology stock.
  • Over the past 136 months, QLYS's price/sales ratio has gone up 7.7.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for QLYS.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
QLYS 2023-12-08 12.8 21.5 49.7 40.8
QLYS 2023-12-07 12.7 21.2 49.2 40.4
QLYS 2023-12-06 12.6 21.2 49.0 40.2
QLYS 2023-12-05 12.6 21.1 48.8 40.0
QLYS 2023-12-04 12.8 21.4 49.6 40.7
QLYS 2023-12-01 12.8 21.4 49.6 40.7

QLYS Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 28.66%.
  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 77.56%.
  • The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 56.51%.
Over the past 70 months, QLYS's revenue has gone up $284,925,000.

The table below shows QLYS's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 489.723 198.854 107.992
2022-09-30 468.654 194.885 101.487
2022-06-30 448.027 201.227 101.596
2022-03-31 427.836 221.802 96.142
2021-12-31 411.172 200.616 70.96
2021-09-30 396.193 199.53 72.955

QLYS's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • QLYS has a Quality Grade of A, ranking ahead of 98.94% of graded US stocks.
  • QLYS's asset turnover comes in at 0.528 -- ranking 310th of 561 Business Services stocks.
  • SMSI, HEES, and APPF are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with QLYS.

The table below shows QLYS's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.528 0.779 0.194
2021-03-31 0.519 0.779 0.189
2020-12-31 0.512 0.782 0.259
2020-09-30 0.509 0.787 0.258
2020-06-30 0.509 0.791 0.261
2020-03-31 0.505 0.789 0.243

QLYS Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of QLYS, see our QLYS price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $113.92 Average Broker Recommendation 1.93 (Hold)

Qualys, Inc. (QLYS) Company Bio

Qualys Inc. provides cloud security and compliance solutions in the United States and internationally. The Company's solutions enable organizations to identify security risks to their information technology infrastructures, help protect their IT systems and applications from cyber attacks. The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Redwood City, California.

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Latest QLYS News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about QUALYS INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate QLYS as an investment opportunity.

Calculating The Fair Value Of Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS)

Key Insights The projected fair value for Qualys is US$225 based on 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity Qualys' US$204...

Yahoo | December 23, 2023

Insider Sell: Chief Legal Officer Bruce Posey Sells 1,000 Shares of Qualys Inc

On December 20, 2023, Bruce Posey, the Chief Legal Officer of Qualys Inc (NASDAQ:QLYS), executed a sale of 1,000 shares of the company.

Yahoo | December 22, 2023

4 Stocks to Ride on a Challenging Security Landscape in 2024

Here, we have picked four stocks - QLYS, OKTA, CRWD and DDOG - that are strategically positioned to ride the waves of a challenging security landscape in 2024.

Yahoo | December 20, 2023

Cybersecurity Software And Hardware Stocks Index Up 5.5% Last Week

Corporate spending on cyber security is expected to grow by 14% in 2024 suggesting that many cybersecurity software and hardware companies should be excellent long-term buys.

TalkMarkets.com | December 18, 2023

3 Cybersecurity Stocks to Benefit from Growing Threats

With cybersecurity threats continuing to intensify, these three cybersecurity stocks are well-positioned to benefit from these trends.

Larry Ramer on InvestorPlace | December 14, 2023

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QLYS Price Returns

1-mo -13.41%
3-mo -9.91%
6-mo 6.76%
1-year 37.90%
3-year 68.13%
5-year 94.10%
YTD -16.72%
2023 74.89%
2022 -18.21%
2021 12.60%
2020 46.18%
2019 11.55%

Continue Researching QLYS

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