Joo Mi Kim Sells 928 Shares of Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYS) Stock

Qualys, Inc. (NASDAQ:QLYSGet Free Report) CFO Joo Mi Kim sold 928 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of $167.97, for a total transaction of $155,876.16. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 93,196 shares in the company, valued at approximately $15,654,132.12. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

Joo Mi Kim also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, April 5th, Joo Mi Kim sold 1,912 shares of Qualys stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $165.04, for a total transaction of $315,556.48.
  • On Tuesday, March 5th, Joo Mi Kim sold 723 shares of Qualys stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $164.76, for a total transaction of $119,121.48.

Qualys Stock Up 1.4 %

Shares of QLYS opened at $151.87 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.61 billion, a P/E ratio of 37.59 and a beta of 0.51. The firm has a fifty day simple moving average of $166.19 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $175.70. Qualys, Inc. has a twelve month low of $113.00 and a twelve month high of $206.35.

Qualys (NASDAQ:QLYSGet Free Report) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. The software maker reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.26. The business had revenue of $144.57 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $144.69 million. Qualys had a net margin of 27.34% and a return on equity of 49.06%. Sell-side analysts expect that Qualys, Inc. will post 3.35 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Institutional Investors Weigh In On Qualys

Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Signaturefd LLC boosted its position in Qualys by 24.9% during the 4th quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 291 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $57,000 after buying an additional 58 shares during the period. Wallace Advisory Group LLC boosted its position in Qualys by 4.0% during the 1st quarter. Wallace Advisory Group LLC now owns 1,646 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $275,000 after buying an additional 63 shares during the period. Intrust Bank NA boosted its position in Qualys by 1.4% during the 4th quarter. Intrust Bank NA now owns 4,984 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $978,000 after buying an additional 69 shares during the period. KLR Investment Advisors LLC lifted its position in shares of Qualys by 3.3% in the 3rd quarter. KLR Investment Advisors LLC now owns 2,384 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $364,000 after purchasing an additional 77 shares during the period. Finally, Newbridge Financial Services Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of Qualys by 33.2% in the 4th quarter. Newbridge Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 333 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $65,000 after purchasing an additional 83 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 99.31% of the company’s stock.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on QLYS shares. Wedbush decreased their price target on shares of Qualys from $230.00 to $210.00 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, February 8th. Truist Financial decreased their price target on shares of Qualys from $175.00 to $165.00 and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased their price target on shares of Qualys from $146.00 to $152.00 and gave the stock an “underweight” rating in a report on Thursday, February 8th. Stephens reissued an “equal weight” rating and issued a $190.00 price target on shares of Qualys in a report on Thursday, February 8th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada decreased their price target on shares of Qualys from $212.00 to $180.00 and set a “sector perform” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, February 8th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat, the company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $162.23.

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Qualys, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, provides cloud-based platform delivering information technology (IT), security, and compliance solutions in the United States and internationally. It offers Qualys Cloud Apps, which include Cybersecurity Asset Management and External Attack Surface Management; Vulnerability Management, Detection and Response; Web Application Scanning; Patch Management; Custom Assessment and Remediation; Multi-Vector Endpoint Detection and Response; Context Extended Detection and Response; Policy Compliance; File Integrity Monitoring; and Qualys TotalCloud, as well as Cloud Workload Protection, Cloud Detection and Response, Cloud Security Posture Management, Infrastructure as Code, and Container Security.

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