Akamai Story

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AKAM -- USA Stock  

USD 105.38  0.36  0.34%

While some baby boomers are getting worried about technology space, it is reasonable to summarize Akamai Technologies. Why are we still confident in anticipation of a complete recovery. Is the stock current valuation justified for 2021? Here i will cover my perspective on valuation to give Akamai stakeholders a better outlook on taking a position in the stock.
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Should you hold on to your Akamai position?
This firm currently holds 2.78 B in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 0.65, which is about average as compared to similar companies. Akamai Technologies is UNDERVALUED at 112.85 per share with modest projections ahead.
We determine the current worth of Akamai Technologies using both absolute as well as relative valuation methodologies to arrive at its intrinsic value. In general, an absolute valuation paradigm, as applied to this company, attempts to find the value of Akamai Technologies based exclusively on its fundamental and basic technical indicators. By analyzing Akamai Technologies's financials, quarterly and monthly indicators, and related drivers such as dividends, operating cash flow, and various types of growth rates, we attempt to find the most accurate representation of Akamai Technologies's intrinsic value. In some cases, mostly for established, large-cap companies, we also incorporate more traditional valuation methods such as dividend discount, discounted cash flow, or asset-based models. As compared to an absolute model, our relative valuation model uses a comparative analysis of Akamai Technologies. We calculate exposure to Akamai Technologies's market risk, different technical and fundamental indicators, relevant financial multiples and ratios, and then comparing them to Akamai Technologies's related companies.

Akamai Technologies Investment Alerts

Akamai investment alerts and warnings help investors to get more proficient at understanding not only critical technical and fundamental signals but also the significant portfolio-centered indicators. These indicators include beta, alpha, and other risk-related measures that will help you in monitoring Akamai Technologies performance across your portfolios.Please check all investment alerts for Akamai

Akamai Technologies Valuation Ratios as Compared to Competition

Our valuation model uses many indicators to compare Akamai value to that of its competitors to determine the firm's financial worth. You can analyze the relationship between different fundamental ratios across Akamai Technologies competition to find correlations between indicators driving the intrinsic value of Akamai.

What do experts say?

Stock analysis is a method for investors and traders to make buying and selling decisions. By studying and evaluating past and current data, investors and traders attempt to gain an edge in the markets by making informed decisions.
It is good to see analyst projects for Akamai Technologies, but it might be worth checking our own buy vs. sell analysis

Breaking down Akamai Technologies Indicators

The company reported the previous year's revenue of 3.2 B. Net Income was 557.05 M with profit before overhead, payroll, taxes, and interest of 2.07 B.
 2018 2019 2020 2021 (projected)
Consolidated Income298.37 M478.04 M557.05 M472.23 M
Direct Expenses953.49 M987.62 M1.13 B1.22 B

Margins Breakdown

Akamai profit margins show the degree to which it makes money. Margin indicators are used not only by investors but also by creditors or Akamai Technologies itself as indicators of financial health and management effectiveness. Please look more closely at the different varieties of Akamai Technologies profit margins.
Operating Margin22.96
EBITDA Margin0.34
Gross Margin0.62
Profit Margin0.15


Akamai Technologies Average Assets is increasing over the last 8 years. The previous year's value of Akamai Technologies Average Assets was 6,257,703,987. Also, Akamai Technologies Net Income Per Employee is decreasing over the last 8 years. The new value of Akamai Technologies Net Income Per Employee is 70,038.

Our perspective of the new Akamai Technologies hike

New Jensen Alpha is up to -0.06. Price may pull down again.
As of the 28th of March, Akamai Technologies shows the risk adjusted performance of (0.00085916), and Mean Deviation of 1.5. Akamai Technologies technical analysis gives you the methodology to make use of historical prices and volume patterns to determine a pattern that approximates the direction of the firm's future prices. Put another way, you can use this information to find out if the firm will indeed mirror its model of historical prices and volume momentum, or the prices will eventually revert. We were able to analyze nineteen technical drivers for Akamai Technologies, which can be compared to its rivals. Please confirm Akamai Technologies information ratio, and the relationship between the downside deviation and value at risk to decide if Akamai Technologies is priced correctly, providing market reflects its regular price of 102.7 per share. Given that Akamai Technologies has jensen alpha of (0.06), we suggest you to validate Akamai Technologies's prevailing market performance to make sure the company can sustain itself at a future point.

Our Final Perspective on Akamai Technologies

When is the right time to buy or sell Akamai Technologies? Buying stocks such as Akamai Technologies isn't very hard. However, what challenging for most investors is doing it at the right time. Proper market timing is something most people cannot do without sophisticated tools, which help to isolate the right opportunities, deliver winning trades and diversify portfolios on a daily basis.
With a relatively neutral outlook on the new economy, it is better to hold off any trading of Akamai as the current risk-reward utility is not appealing enough. Please use our equity advice module to run different scenarios to ensure your current risk level and investment horizon are fully reflective of your current investing preferences in regards to Akamai Technologies.

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