Akamai Technologies Inc. (AKAM) Dips 4.43% for February 05

Equities Staff  |

Among the S&P 500’s biggest fallers on Monday February 05 was Akamai Technologies Inc. (AKAM). The stock experienced a 4.43% decline to $62.81 with 2.1 million shares changing hands.

Akamai Technologies Inc. started at an opening price of 65.34 and hit a high of $66.00 and a low of $62.69. Ultimately, the stock took a hit and finished the day at $2.91 per share. Akamai Technologies Inc. trades an average of 2.31 million shares a day out of a total 169.15 million shares outstanding. The current moving averages are a 50-day SMA of $62.45 and a 200-day SMA of $53.26. Akamai Technologies Inc. hit a high of $71.34 and a low of $44.65 over the last year.

Akamai Technologies Inc is a United States based company which provides cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications.

With its headquarters located in Cambridge, MA, Akamai Technologies Inc. employs 6,490 people. After today’s trading, the company’s market cap has fallen to $10.62 billionAs for its value, has a P/E ratio of <39.6, a P/S of 6.04, a P/B of 3.25, and a P/FCF of 50.3.

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For all the attention paid to the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), it’s the S&P 500 that’s relied on by insiders and institutional investors. It represents the industry standard for American large-cap indices.

The Dow is made up of just 30 stocks to the S&P 500’s 500, and it uses an unreliable and outdated price-weighting system where the S&P 500 relies on market cap in weighting its returns. This is why its long-term returns is a much more reliable gauge for the performance of large- and mega-cap stocks over time.

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