Palo Alto Profile

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Sale by Mark McLaughlin of 16815 shares of Palo Alto

Palo Alto Networks Inc insider trading alert for sale of common stock by Mark McLaughlin, President CEO, on March 17, 2018. This event was filed by Palo Alto Networks Inc with SEC on 2016-01-15. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4. Mark McLaughlin is currently serves as chairman of the board and presidentident, ceo of Palo Alto Networks [view details]   

Palo Alto Summary

Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in CALIFORNIA, U.S.A and employs 4,833 people. Palo Alto is listed under Computers category by Fama And French industry classification.The company currently falls under 'Large-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 17.25 B. Palo Alto Networks Inc conducts business under Technology sector and is part of Software Providers industry. This company has 91.85 M outstanding shares of which 4.98 M shares are at this time shorted by private and institutional investors with about 3.77 trading days to cover. PALO ALTO NETWORK currently holds about 1.64 B in cash with 968.5 M of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 17.81.
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Major Institutional Holders

InstituionSecurity TypeTotal SharesValue
Vanguard Group IncCommon Shares7.5 M1.1 B
Blackrock IncCommon Shares4.8 M692.7 M
Susquehanna International Group LlpPut Options1.5 M219.1 M
Susquehanna International Group LlpCall Options1.3 M186.3 M
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Palo Alto Networks, Inc. provides security platform solutions worldwide. The company was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. Palo Alto operates under Networking Communication Devices classification in USA and traded on New York Stock Exchange. It employs 4833 people. more
Fama & French Computers
Fama & French Classification
NamePalo Alto Networks Inc
ChairmanMark McLaughlinView All
Thematic ClassificationArtificial IntelligenceView All
Analyst Consensus
Piotroski F Score
Macroaxis Advice
IT, Software Providers
InstrumentUSA Stock View All
RegionNorth America
Business Address3000 Tannery Way
ExchangeNew York Stock Exchange
CIK Number01327567.0
IndustrySoftware Providers
Contact Number408 753 4000
CurrencyUSD - US Dollar


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Palo Alto Earnings Estimates
EPSEstimate Date
Quarterly Estimate-0.38February 28, 2017
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Palo Alto Corporate Directors
Asheem Chandna Independent Director
Fran Calderonito Director
Daniel Warmenhoven Lead Independent Director