Some Thoughts on NetApp

Shares of NetApp have moved -0.6% today, and are now trading at a price of $64.04. In contrast, the S&P 500 index saw a -0.0% change. Today's trading volume is 149,046 compared to the stock's average volume of 1,732,238.

NetApp, Inc. provides cloud-led and data-centric services to manage and share data on-premises, and private and public clouds worldwide. Based in San Jose, United States the company has 12,000 full time employees and a market cap of $14,234,683,392. NetApp currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 3.0% per year.

The company is now trading -27.16% away from its average analyst target price of $87.92 per share. The 19 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $62.41 to $120, and on average give NetApp a rating of buy.

2019-04-30 2020-04-30 2021-04-30 2022-04-30
Revenue (MM) $6,146 $5,412 $5,744 $6,318
Revenue Growth n/a -11.94% 6.13% 9.99%
Gross Margins 64.2% 66.9% 66.4% 66.8%
Gross Margins Growth n/a 4.21% -0.75% 0.6%
Operating Margins 19.2% 17.2% 16.2% 19.0%
Operating Margins Growth n/a -10.42% -5.81% 17.28%
Earnings Per Share $4.51 $3.52 $3.23 $4.09
EPS Growth n/a -21.95% -8.24% 26.63%
Free Cash Flow (MM) $1,168 $936 $1,171 $985
FCF Growth n/a -19.86% 25.11% -15.88%
Capital Expenditures (MM) -$173 -$124 -$162 -$226
Net Debt / EBITDA -0.36 -0.8 -1.61 -1.01
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