FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Wednesday. Traders acquired 11,572 put options on the company. This represents an increase of 196% compared to the average volume of 3,911 put options.

Shares of FireEye (NASDAQ FEYE) opened at 15.76 on Friday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $15.38 and its 200 day moving average price is $13.29. FireEye has a 52 week low of $10.35 and a 52 week high of $18.42. The firm’s market capitalization is $2.81 billion.

A number of analysts recently weighed in on the company. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc assumed coverage on FireEye in a research note on Wednesday, June 7th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $17.00 price target on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus restated a “buy” rating on shares of FireEye in a research note on Wednesday. Vetr downgraded FireEye from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $17.31 target price on the stock. in a research report on Thursday, June 22nd. ValuEngine downgraded FireEye from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded FireEye from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 6th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-three have issued a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. FireEye currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $15.54.

Several hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Shapiro Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of FireEye by 17.9% in the first quarter. Shapiro Capital Management LLC now owns 18,840,343 shares of the information security company’s stock valued at $237,577,000 after buying an additional 2,859,910 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of FireEye by 2.3% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 11,660,394 shares of the information security company’s stock valued at $147,038,000 after buying an additional 257,120 shares in the last quarter. Penserra Capital Management LLC raised its stake in shares of FireEye by 16.4% in the first quarter. Penserra Capital Management LLC now owns 3,236,242 shares of the information security company’s stock valued at $40,809,000 after buying an additional 456,661 shares in the last quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD raised its stake in shares of FireEye by 66.8% in the first quarter. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD now owns 2,532,435 shares of the information security company’s stock valued at $31,934,000 after buying an additional 1,014,120 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Neuberger Berman Group LLC raised its stake in shares of FireEye by 32.8% in the first quarter. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 2,259,551 shares of the information security company’s stock valued at $28,493,000 after buying an additional 557,832 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 67.37% of the company’s stock.

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About FireEye

FireEye, Inc provides intelligence-based cybersecurity solutions that allow organizations to prepare for, prevent, respond to and remediate cyber-attacks. The Company offers various products, such as Threat Detection and Prevention Solutions, which include network security products (NX and Multi-vector Virtual Execution (MVX) Compute Node Series), e-mail security products (EX Series and e-mail threat prevention cloud (ETP), endpoint security products (HX Series) and content security products (FX Series); security management and orchestration products, which include Central Management System and FireEye Security Orchestrator, and forensics and investigation products, which include Threat Analytics Platform (TAP), Malware Analysis (AX Series) and Enterprise Forensics (PX Series and IA Series).

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