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Palo Alto Networks (NASDAQ:PANW)
Stock Analysis

▼ -0.92%-1.77

Stock Analysis

The following stock analysis is based on 10.4 years of data (i.e. since Nov 13, 2012). All the stock history has been downloaded.

Stock Exchange

Palo Alto Networks trades on the NasdaqGS exchange in USD dollars.


It is in the technology sector.

Current Status of Palo Alto Networks

It is currently trading at $190.76 ($192.53 the previous day).


The next reporting date is in 63 days (2023 05 31).

CNN estimates profits for the upcoming quarter will be $0.93 per share ($1.7B). The current Canada / US exchange rate is 1.3603.

Over the past 12 months, $0 worth of shares have been purchased and $571211561 worth of shares have been sold by insiders.

Will This Trend Continue?

The year over year average increase is 1.7% per year assuming steady exponential growth. The actual 5 year average is 23.58. Details on the individual increase in one year intervals is provided below.

Past PerformanceAverage PricePercent Change
1 year348.14966216216-22- Below Average
2 year446.0878282608761.6+ Above Average
3 year276.0738876344129+ Above Average
4 year214.056830526322.5- Below Average
5 year208.7953231939246.8+ Above Average
Palo Alto Networks is projected by analysts to get to $220.00 within the next 12 months (15.3%), but preticted targets range from as high as $255.00 (33.7%) and as low as $180(-5.6%).


The worst drop it has had in recent years is -78.4%. It has a up and down shape to the stock curve, which means the stock can have significant gains followed by losses. Good for day trading, but needs to be watched if held for any significant amount of time.

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With an average increase of 1.7% year over year, if Palo Alto Networks is bought at the worst time, Stockmarketizer analysts estimate it will take 553.4 months before the stock will recover to the original purchase price. The P/E value is 2384.5. The stock is over valued as the industry standard in the technology sector is a P/E of 41.54.

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