As of Apr 20, 2018 Check Point Software Technologies LTD. – Ordinary (NASDAQ:CHKP) Shorts Decreased By 11.84%

April 20, 2018 - By Tracy Fowler

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Check Point Software Technologies LTD. – Ordinary (NASDAQ:CHKP) had a decrease of its shares shorted by 11.84%. It was announced in April by FINRA the 8.45M shares shorted on CHKP. The down change of 11.84% from 9.58 million shares was reported. Check Point Software Technologies LTD. – Ordinary (NASDAQ:CHKP) has 1.06M shares average volume. It’ll cost 8 days for CHKP to recover its previous position. Float short on Check Point Software Technologies LTD. – Ordinary is 6.7%.

CHKP is touching $103.1 during the last trading session, after decreased 0.95%.Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. has volume of 711,790 shares. Since April 20, 2017 CHKP has declined 4.45% and is downtrending. The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 16.00%.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. provides hardware and software services and products for IT security worldwide.The firm is worth $16.85 billion. The firm offers a portfolio of network security, endpoint security, data security, and management solutions.The P/E ratio is 21.39. It provides security gateways to protect the networks and prevent the threats of enterprises, data centers, and small and large branch offices; security gateway appliances, including platforms for small business and small office locations, high end and high demanding data centers, and perimeter environments; and security management software, which offers security management through a single console that streamlines security activities and provides visibility into policy administration and threat analysis.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) Ratings Coverage

In total 13 analysts cover Check Point (NASDAQ:CHKP). “Buy” rating has 1, “Sell” are 0, while 12 are “Hold”. (NASDAQ:CHKP) has 8% bullish analysts. With $124.0 highest and $103.0 lowest [Target], Check Point has $113.04 average [Target] or 9.64% above the current ($103.1) price. 14 are the (NASDAQ:CHKP)’s ratings reports on Apr 20, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Wednesday, January 31 the stock of Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) has “Buy” rating given by Jefferies. On Tuesday, December 12 the firm has “Hold” rating given by J.P. Morgan. The stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold” on Wednesday, January 31. In Wednesday, November 1 report UBS maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating. On Wednesday, November 1 Credit Suisse maintained Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) with “Hold” rating. On Wednesday, November 1 the company was maintained by JP Morgan. The stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold” on Wednesday, January 31. The company rating was maintained by Northland Capital on Wednesday, November 1. In Wednesday, January 31 report BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, February 1 the stock of Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) has “Hold” rating given by Wells Fargo.

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