It may be riskier to trade before market opening and after market closing than during regular market hours. Since issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. Extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities due to lower liquidity and higher volatility. After-hours trades for Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (CHKP) shows that investor sentiment remained same, with the stock’s consolidated last price remained same to $135.66. The Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. has recorded 10,509 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed Check Point to Acquire Atmosec, an Innovative SaaS Security Vendor, as part of its Strategy to Deliver the Most Secure SASE Solution.
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. is listed on the NASDAQ in the Technology sector while operating in the Software – Infrastructure industry. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $135.66 and fluctuated between $135.87 as its day high and $134.84 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. is $15.85B. A total of 0.53 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 855.04K shares.
Despite rarely being accurate, price targets can exert some form of influence at times, and are often regarded as valuable by markets. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for CHKP in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $138.96 with high estimates of $161.00 and low estimates of $118.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, CHKP has a high of $135.93 and a low of $107.54.
As of this writing, CHKP has an earnings estimate of $Check Point Software Technologi per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of Chesapeake Energy Corporation estimates, with a high estimate of $CKP per share and a lower estimate of $CHESAPEAKE GRANITE WASH TR.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
As well as showing the assets and liabilities of the company, the balance sheet also shows the amount invested in equity by investors. Investors can analyze a company’s future prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information. CHKP’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $1.69B in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. Its Book Value Per Share was $23.95, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $3.26B.
After-hours and pre-market trading may carry slightly higher risks than regular market hours. As issuers often announce important financial information outside regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for a particular security. That is because extended-hours trading may result in lower liquidity and higher volatility. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for CHKP is Buy with a score of 3.39.