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

Qualys, Inc. (QLYS): $126.76

1.49 (+1.19%)

POWR Rating

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  • QLYS scores best on the Quality dimension, with a Quality rank ahead of 99.9% of US stocks.
  • QLYS's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving up over the last 177 days.
  • QLYS's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 28.57% of US stocks).

QLYS Stock Summary

  • QLYS's current price/earnings ratio is 42.44, which is higher than 86.07% of US stocks with positive earnings.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for QUALYS INC is higher than it is for about just 19.54% of US stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 9.36, QUALYS INC has a higher such ratio than 88.53% 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 KIND, ALGM, MRAM, QUIK, and BFLY.
  • QLYS's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit QUALYS INC's official web site, go to www.qualys.com.

QLYS Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Technology stock, QLYS's EV/EBIT ratio is 73.82% higher, now standing at 33.2.
  • Over the past 128 months, QLYS's price/sales ratio has gone up 4.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for QLYS.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
QLYS 2023-03-21 9.3 15.8 42.3 33.2
QLYS 2023-03-20 9.4 16.0 42.7 33.5
QLYS 2023-03-17 9.2 15.5 41.6 32.6
QLYS 2023-03-16 9.2 15.6 41.8 32.8
QLYS 2023-03-15 9.1 15.4 41.3 32.4
QLYS 2023-03-14 9.1 15.4 41.2 32.3

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)

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QLYS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $126.76 52-week high $162.36
Prev. close $125.27 52-week low $101.10
Day low $125.64 Volume 56,558
Day high $127.03 Avg. volume 335,812
50-day MA $119.44 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $127.71 Market Cap 4.69B

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.

Qualys Threat Research Unit (TRU) Launches 2023 TruRisk Research Report

Qualys Inc. (NASDAQ: QLYS), a leading provider of cloud-based IT, security and compliance solutions, today released its 2023 TruRisk Research Report. The report traverses the global number of vulnerabilities detected by Qualys in 2022 – upwards of 2.3 billion. The findings of the report match the opportunistic behavior of threat actors who continue to be agile in modifying techniques to achieve successful exploits.

Yahoo | March 28, 2023

Is Qualys, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:QLYS) Recent Performance Tethered To Its Attractive Financial Prospects?

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Yahoo | March 16, 2023

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Yahoo | March 15, 2023

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Yahoo | March 8, 2023

Here’s Why You Should Hold Qualys (QLYS)

Baron Funds, an investment management company, released its “Baron Discovery Fund” fourth quarter 2022 investor letter. A copy of the same can be downloaded here. The fund’s performance was flat compared to the Russell 2000 Growth Index in the fourth quarter. The fund (institutional shares) returned 0.22% compared to the benchmark return of 4.13%. The fund […]

Yahoo | February 27, 2023

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QLYS Price Returns

1-mo 7.29%
3-mo 12.95%
6-mo -9.06%
1-year -11.67%
3-year 44.60%
5-year 74.24%
YTD 12.95%
2022 -18.21%
2021 12.60%
2020 46.18%
2019 11.55%
2018 25.93%

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