ETFMG Prime Cyber Security ETF
HACK Versus CIBR: Choosing a Cybersecurity ETF
HACK and IHAK: Choosing the Better Cybersecurity ETF
ISE Cyber Security Index Beats S&P 500 Index
Since December 2015, the ISE Cyber Security Index (HACK) has beaten the S&P 500 Index (SPX) by 10.54 percentage points. Cybersecurity stock is expected to grow rapidly.
Cisco Dominates Communications Equipment Space in HACK
In this series, we’ll compare the performance of companies in the communications equipment subsector such as Cisco Systems, Juniper Networks, Palo Alto Networks, and Radware, which are part of HACK.
How Palo Alto Networks Stock Has Performed
Palo Alto Networks’ investors have had a stellar run over the past few years.
Exploring Analysts’ Q1 Revenue, Earnings Estimates for Proofpoint
High-growth cybersecurity company Proofpoint (PFPT) is scheduled to announce its first-quarter earnings results on April 25.
Is Fortinet Stock Overvalued after Generating Huge Returns?
Cybersecurity (HACK) stock Fortinet (FTNT) has generated returns of 68% in the last 12 months.
What Affected Symantec Stock in May?
Shares of cybersecurity (HACK) company Symantec (SYMC) fell 25% in May and closed at $20.78.
Gauging FireEye’s Value Proposition in the Cybersecurity Space
Most companies in the cybersecurity space are relatively new, and so most of them don’t pay dividends—FireEye, Palo Alto Networks, and Fortinet included.
FireEye on the Street: What the Analysts Recommend
Analysts’ views of FireEye Stock As we’ve already discussed in this series, Equifax (EFX) reached out to FireEye’s (FEYE) Mandiant incident response team to help look into its recent data breach, and EFX stock has fallen considerably since the announcement of the breach, while FireEye has received a lot of fresh attention. Of the 29 analyst […]
FireEye’s Technical Indicators and What They Could Mean
FireEye’s RSI FireEye’s (FEYE) 14-day RSI (relative strength index) level is 45, indicating that the company’s stock is neither overbought nor oversold. RSI is one of the most widely used technical indicators, measuring the recent performance of a stock with respect to its price history. An RSI figure of more than 70 indicates that the […]
Behind HACK’s Investment Strategy
HACK follows a replication strategy, which is an indexing strategy that involves investing in securities in the same proportions as the index.
Cisco Acquires Observable Networks to Expand Its Cloud Security
Cisco Systems launched its IoT (Internet of Things) threat defense solution, which utilizes scalable security architecture.
Petya’s Role in the Recent Cybersecurity Stock Surge
Several prominent cybersecurity stocks rose on Wednesday, June 28, following the Petya ransomware attack.
FireEye’s Recommendations: What Are the Analysts Saying?
Of the 31 analyst recommendations for FireEye, there are only two “sell” recommendations on the stock. About 60% of analysts have recommended a “hold.”
Would New Offerings Provide FireEye with a Much-Needed Push?
FireEye’s (FEYE) focus on the SaaS space generates hope among its investors, as SaaS is expected to be the fastest-growing segment in the cloud space.
HACK Sees $1.17 Billion in Fund Inflows in Trailing Twelve Month Period
Overview of HACK The Purefunds ISE Cyber Security ETF (HACK) tracks a market-cap weighted portfolio of U.S. cyber security companies. This ETF tracks the performance of 34 publicly listed companies in the US cyber security sector. The market capitalization of the HACK is $1.08 billion with an expense ratio of 0.75% and average daily volume […]
How Do R&D Expenses Compare for Cisco, Juniper, and Palo Alto?
In 3Q15, Palo Alto’s (PANW) research and development (or R&D) expenses increased to $60 million from $37 million in 3Q14 and $20 million in 3Q13.
Cybersecurity Jobs to Increase 53% by 2018
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 0.21 million cybersecurity positions are unfilled in the United States.
FireEye’s 3Q15 Results Show Slow Growth
FireEye’s $165.6 million in revenues failed to meet analyst expectations by $1.5 million in 3Q15.
HACK Sees $1.3 Billion in Fund Inflows Since Inception
The HACK ETF generated investor returns of 3.7% since inception, and -1.4% in the trailing-one-month period. In comparison, it generated returns of -0.57% YTD.
All Eyes on Intronis: Inside Barracuda Networks’ Acquisition Announcement All Eyes on Intronis
Barracuda Networks announced that its intentions to acquire Intronis, a leading provider of data protection solutions to MSPs.
Nexgate and Hootsuite See 300% Growth in Joint Customers
On June 4, Proofpoint announced that Nexgate and Hootsuite have gained solid momentum in the last year. The companies saw 300% growth in joint customers for social media engagement and security.