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Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT)

Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) closed at $116.14 on the last trading session with an decrease of -0.29%, whereas, it previously closed at $116.48. The company has a market capitalization of $6.65 Billion. The company traded shares of 575513 on the trading day while its three month average volume stands at 621.58 Million.

Now to discuss some of the Earning per Share estimates and growth estimates, shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) produced diluted EPS of -2.33. The EPS estimate for next year as estimated by analysts is at 2.16 while EPS for next quarter is estimated at 0.27. Earnings per Share growth for this year is reported at -17, while the analysts estimated the EPS growth for next year at 2.16% and Earnings growth for next 5 years stands at 21.85% as estimated by the analysts. While Annual EPS Growth rate for past five years as reported by the company is at -7.7%.

Some important ratios are also vital to discuss the performance of the company and its shares. The P/E or Price to Earnings ratio of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is at 0 while the forward p/e is at 53.74. The P/S or Price to Sales ratio of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) stands at 7.49 and Price to Book or P/B for the most recent quarter stands at 11.07. The Price to Free Cash Flow ratio or P/FCF is reported at 32.09. The quick ratio and the current ratio of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) are reported at 1.6 and 1.6 respectively. The Return on Assets ROA, Return On Earnings ROE and ROI Return On Investment for Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) stands at -7.3, -23.5 and -9.3 respectively

The trailing twelve month Revenue of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is reported at 888.2 Million with income of -130300000. The outstanding shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) are 57.28 Million. The institutional Ownership of the shares of 99.22 stands at 0.80%, this figure is decreased -0.05 in the last six months. The insider ownership for the shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is ticked at 0.4%, the figure is plummeted -45.54% in the last six months.

Some other important financial aspects to be discussed here for Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is the Mean Target Price estimated by the analysts which stands at 143.68. The 52 week high of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) is placed at 133.58 and 52 week low is standing at 102.25.

Performance wise the shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) fell down -6.7% for the week, it also fell -9.43% for the monthly performance, while for the quarter it went up -2.04%. The shares increase 1.14% for the half year and flew up for the Year-To-Date performance. The shares of Proofpoint, Inc. (NASDAQ:PFPT) shrinked -1.85% for the yearly performance.

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