Imperva Inc (NASDAQ:IMPV) saw some unusual options trading activity on Monday. Traders purchased 1,059 call options on the company. This represents an increase of approximately 1,758% compared to the typical volume of 57 call options.
Shares of Imperva (IMPV) remained flat at $$46.00 during trading on Wednesday. 491,125 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 387,813. The firm has a market cap of $1,560.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 68.66 and a beta of 1.79. Imperva has a one year low of $37.17 and a one year high of $52.40.
Imperva (NASDAQ:IMPV) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. The software maker reported $0.40 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.27 by $0.13. The business had revenue of $91.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $91.11 million. Imperva had a net margin of 7.11% and a negative return on equity of 3.37%. Imperva’s revenue for the quarter was up 16.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.32 earnings per share. analysts anticipate that Imperva will post -0.82 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. New York State Common Retirement Fund increased its holdings in shares of Imperva by 5.3% in the second quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 35,800 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $1,713,000 after purchasing an additional 1,793 shares in the last quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. increased its holdings in shares of Imperva by 80.7% in the third quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 54,174 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $2,351,000 after purchasing an additional 24,190 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its holdings in shares of Imperva by 11.9% in the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 213,953 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $9,285,000 after purchasing an additional 22,741 shares in the last quarter. American Century Companies Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Imperva in the third quarter valued at approximately $6,832,000. Finally, Bank of New York Mellon Corp grew its holdings in Imperva by 10.8% during the 3rd quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 150,752 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $6,542,000 after acquiring an additional 14,727 shares during the period. 93.61% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
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Imperva Company Profile
Imperva, Inc provides cyber-security solutions that protect business-critical data and applications whether in the cloud or on premises. The Company is engaged in the development, marketing, sales, service and support of cyber-security solutions. The Company’s products include its Imperva SecureSphere Paltform, Imperva CounterBreach and Imperva Camouflage for enterprise data centers, and Imperva Incapsula offering for cloud-based security services.
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