VMware Inc. (VMW): Price and Financial Metrics

VMware Inc. (VMW): $164.30

2.17 (+1.34%)

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  • Quality is the dimension where VMW ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 94.22% of US stocks.
  • VMW's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving up over the last 206 days.
  • VMW ranks lowest in Momentum; there it ranks in the 24th percentile.

VMW Stock Summary

  • VMW has a market capitalization of $67,970,244,020 -- more than approximately 96.37% of US stocks.
  • Over the past twelve months, VMW has reported earnings growth of 57.39%, putting it ahead of 78.43% of US stocks in our set.
  • The volatility of Vmware Inc's share price is greater than that of just 3.92% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Vmware Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be BIDU, NTES, ATVI, VRTX, and ILMN.
  • VMW's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Vmware Inc's official web site, go to www.vmware.com.

VMW Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of VMW, see our VMW 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 $170.79 Average Broker Recommendation 1.64 (Moderate Buy)

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VMW Price/Volume Stats

Current price $164.30 52-week high $172.00
Prev. close $162.13 52-week low $126.79
Day low $162.60 Volume 875,900
Day high $164.97 Avg. volume 1,363,064
50-day MA $155.29 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $145.32 Market Cap 68.88B

VMware Inc. (VMW) Company Bio

VMware, Inc. engages in the provision of cloud infrastructure and business mobility. Its products include Software-Defined Data Center, Hybrid Cloud Computing, and End-User Computing. It supports modernizing data centers, integrating public clouds, empowering digital workspaces and transforming security. The company was founded by Diane Greene, Mendel Rosenblum, Scott Devine, Edward Wang and Edouard Bugnion in 1998 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

VMW Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$164.30$143.41 -11%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Vmware Inc. To summarize, we found that Vmware Inc ranked in the 53th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 10.5%. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for VMW, they are:

  • As a business, VMW is generating more cash flow than 92.61% of positive cash flow stocks in the Technology.
  • The business' balance sheet reveals debt to be 8% of the company's capital (with equity being the remaining amount). Approximately just 24.95% of US stocks with free cash flow have a lower reliance on debt in their capital structure.
  • VMW'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 37.71% of tickers in our DCF set.

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Latest VMW News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Vmware Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate VMW as an investment opportunity.

VMWare Issues Upbeat Q1 Earnings Forecast, Picks New CEO

VMWare (VMW) plans to release its first-quarter fiscal 2022 earnings results on May 27. In the meantime, it has provided a peek into what investors can expect from the results, and has also announced a new chief executive pick. The stock fell 2.86% on Wednesday to close at $156.48. The business software company expects to report revenue of $2.99 billion, which would mark an increase of 9.5% year-over-year. That would also beat Wall Street's expectations of $2.91 billion. The company estimates its subscription, SaaS, and licensing sales grew 12.5% to $1.39 billion. VMWare expects to report adjusted EPS of $1.76, which would be higher than EPS of $1.

Neha Gupta on TipRanks | May 13, 2021

VMware Named a Leader in Endpoint Security Software As A Service by Global Analyst Firm

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced that global market research firm Forrester has named VMware a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security Software As A Service, Q2 20211.

Yahoo | May 13, 2021

VMware names Raghu Raghuram next CEO, preannounces upbeat earnings

VMware Inc. named a new chief executive Wednesday while also delivering better-than-expected preliminary results for its fiscal first quarter.

Yahoo | May 12, 2021

VMware (NYSE:VMW) Has Gifted Shareholders With A Fantastic 225% Total Return On Their Investment

When you buy a stock there is always a possibility that it could drop 100%. But on a lighter note, a good company can...

Yahoo | May 12, 2021

VMware taps Raghuram as CEO, triggering Poonen's exit

VMware Inc on Wednesday named its co-chief operating officer Raghu Raghuram as its new chief executive, prompting Sanjay Poonen, the business software company's other co-COO, who was vying for the top job, to depart. Raghuram is tasked with guiding VMware as a company free from majority owner Dell Technologies Inc, which last month said it would spin off its 81% stake in the cloud computing giant in exchange for a special cash dividend of $9.7 billion. Raghuram's predecessor, Pat Gelsinger, was named Intel Corp's chief executive in February.

Yahoo | May 12, 2021

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VMW Price Returns

1-mo 2.64%
3-mo 13.21%
6-mo 13.62%
1-year 22.17%
3-year 18.56%
5-year 177.11%
YTD 17.14%
2020 -7.60%
2019 10.69%
2018 9.42%
2017 59.18%
2016 39.17%

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