Akamai Technologies analysis

53.77 0.94 (1.72%) AKAM stock price as on Apr 23, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT
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Prev Close *: 54.71
Open: 54.67

Market Cap: 9.77B
Volume: 2456495

52 Week Range: 33.55-62.74
Day's Range: 53.31-55.1

AKAM stock rating (3.3/5)

Is AKAM a buy?

  • Revenue has grown at a compounded annual rate of 15.5% over the last 5 years.
  • The company reported a Net income margin of 18.4% in 2013-Q4
  • The company reported an average Net income margin of 16.9% over the last 3 years.
  • Company is virtually debt free
  • The company has an Operating cash flow which is 2.1 times the Net Income.
  • The company has an attractive Return on Equity (ROE) of 11.7%.
  • The company has a healthy Free Cash flow margin of 29%.
  • No significant bullish trends noted in relative valuation.

Is AKAM a sell?

  • No significant bearish trends noted in growth and profitability.
  • No significant bearish trends noted in other fundamental analysis metrics.
  • Stock is trading at a P/E (Price to Earnings) multiple of 33.4x against the average industry multiple of 22.7.

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neena@amigobulls on AKAM stock price: 60.61 bullish
We have AKAM as our top pick now for 4 months with 60% returns! We love the stock for its consistent growth and profits. Nothing fancy, old fashioned focus on growth and profits. We are bullish about long term prospects
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VSfinancials on AKAM stock price: 59.03 bearish
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