How Salesforce Won on Earnings


By historical standards,, inc. remains a cheap stock. Over the past twelve months,, inc.

In other news, CFO Mark J. Hawkins sold 8,624 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 27th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada restated an "outperform" rating and set a $102.00 target price (up from $100.00) on shares of, a research report on Friday. Stocks with EPS growth rates of as a minimum 25% compared with year-ago levels suggest a company has products or services in strong demand.

Dividend information for, inc. The stock was sold at an average price of $85.64, for a total value of $856,400.00. Hbk Sorce Advisory Ltd Liability reported 0.04% of its portfolio in, inc. Robbins Cynthia G. sold $164,660 worth of stock or 2,000 shares.

On Wednesday, May 10th, Marc Benioff sold 10,000 shares of, inc. stock. A total of 9.86 million shares exchanged at hands and its average trading volume is standing at 4.13 million shares. Another trade for 20,000 shares valued at $1.43 million was made by Benioff Marc on Tuesday, January 3. The stock was sold at an average price of $83.34, for a total value of $833,400.00.

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After Salesforce reported its quarterly results Thursday, its shares climbed 1.8% to $89.40 in recent after-hours trading. Live Your Vision Limited has invested 0.01% in, inc. The stock was sold at an average price of $86.43, for a total transaction of $864,300.00. Moreover, Ubs Asset Management Americas has 0.24% invested in, inc. Shares for $2.60M were sold by Dayon Alexandre on Friday, November 18. Salesforce also bumped up its expectation for per-share profit for the year by a penny to between 6 cents and 8 cents. (NYSE:CRM) traded down 0.40% on Friday, reaching $87.40. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.24 earnings per share., inc.'s revenue for the quarter was up 24.6% on a year-over-year basis. The company has market cap of $62.49 billion. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 2.22% with $671.97 Million sitting short, betting on future declines. This is an increase of 165% compared to the typical volume of 7,630 call options. The CRM provider reported $0.02 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.25 by $0.23. The firm had revenue of $2.39 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.35 billion. The difference between actual earnings and estimated earnings was $0.03 per share.

For example, last year the company posted modest profits in all but one of its quarters, whereas in 2015/16 the biz was firmly in the red except for the first three months of the year.

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Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Calamos Wealth Management Lc owns 0.38% invested in, inc. Cambridge Trust Co. now owns 289,411 shares of the CRM provider's stock valued at $23,873,000 after buying an additional 3,322 shares in the last quarter. On Saturday, December 10 Dayon Alexandre sold $152,770 worth of, inc. The stock is expected to report revenue as high as $2.57B and as low as $2.45B per share. State Street Corp raised its stake in shares of, 7.0% in the fourth quarter. Jennison Associates LLC now owns 20,758,784 shares of the CRM provider's stock worth $1,480,724,000 after buying an additional 649,445 shares during the period. While on the books, total Salesforce cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities finished the quarter at $3.22 billion. (NYSE:CRM). Ems Capital LP holds 4.7% of its portfolio in, inc. (NYSE:CRM)'s stock was 28.18%. Zacks Investment Research downgraded, inc. from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, May 10th. Cowen and Company restated an "outperform" rating and set a $100.00 price objective on shares of, a research report on Friday.