Institutional Holdings and Trade Data for Symantec Corporation (SYMC)

In the past 52-week period, shares of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) have moved within the range of $23.20 to $34.20. On the stock’s most recent trading day, the company’s shares ended the regular session at $28.59, which is 16.4% lower than its 52-week high.

Symantec Corporation (SYMC) has demonstrated a 20-day simple moving average (SMA) of -9.11%, and a 50-day SMA of -10.71%. This public company’s current market capitalization stands at $17.28 billion.

Analyzing Consensus Estimates, Sales Revenue and Net Income

Understanding Wall Street analyst’s enthusiasm for a particular stock is crucial when considering entering a position. According to the latest data, the consensus recommendation for Symantec Corporation (SYMC) is Hold.

When it comes to sales data, public companies usually post revenue and earnings that are either higher or lower than the average Wall Street forecast. In the most recent quarterly financial report, for the quarter ending Sep. 2017, Symantec Corporation (SYMC) delivered a 0.09% surprise with its net revenue. Sales reached $1.28 billion during the three-month period, compared to the average analyst estimate of $1.27 billion.

Meanwhile, during the same quarter Symantec Corporation (SYMC) delivered a 6.15% earnings surprise. Net earnings for the quarter were posted at $0.40 per share, whereas Wall Street had forecast $0.43 per share.

Ownership at Symantec Corporation (SYMC), According to Most Recent SEC Filings

A public company’s latest 13F filings tell investors important details about institutional ownership. Symantec Corporation (SYMC) has 0 billion shares outstanding currently, 92.43% of which belong to institutional investors. Those institutional holdings amount to $16.64 billion.

Additionally, according to the most recent 13F filing from Symantec Corporation (SYMC), there were 60 new positions totaling 8,779,596 shares of the company’s stock. There were 67 sold out positions, on the other hand, totaling 33,074,423 shares.

Short, Medium and Long Term Indicators

Examining a stock’s average volume in the short, medium and long term is useful to understand trading activity and investor sentiment. Symantec Corporation (SYMC) has had a 20-day average volume of 6,125,835 shares, with an average of 80% of short term indicators pointed at Sell.

The stock’s 50-day average volume has been 6,081,724 shares, with an average of 50% of medium term indicators pointing toward Sell. Finally, its 100-day average volume is 6,588,699 shares with 33% of long-term indicators pointing to Sell.