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BRCD [NASD]
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.
Index- P/E9.98 EPS (ttm)0.82 Insider Own0.50% Shs Outstand401.10M Perf Week2.13%
Market Cap3.27B Forward P/E8.58 EPS next Y0.95 Insider Trans-1.35% Shs Float398.39M Perf Month-15.79%
Income346.70M PEG7.87 EPS next Q0.20 Inst Own87.70% Short Float5.10% Perf Quarter-16.96%
Sales2.26B P/S1.45 EPS this Y48.40% Inst Trans-0.55% Short Ratio3.55 Perf Half Y-18.20%
Book/sh6.29 P/B1.30 EPS next Y0.96% ROA7.90% Target Price9.17 Perf Year-33.78%
Cash/sh3.56 P/C2.29 EPS next 5Y1.27% ROE12.50% 52W Range7.37 - 12.70 Perf YTD-10.72%
Dividend0.18 P/FCF10.60 EPS past 5Y26.80% ROI- 52W High-34.90% Beta0.91
Dividend %2.21% Quick Ratio3.20 Sales past 5Y1.60% Gross Margin67.50% 52W Low12.25% ATR0.28
Employees4640 Current Ratio3.30 Sales Q/Q-4.30% Oper. Margin19.60% RSI (14)41.19 Volatility3.48% 3.24%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.00 EPS Q/Q-38.10% Profit Margin13.80% Rel Volume1.44 Prev Close8.16
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.32 EarningsMay 19 AMC Payout23.70% Avg Volume5.71M Price8.27
Recom2.80 SMA20-1.93% SMA50-11.51% SMA200-12.85% Volume2,583,023 Change1.35%
May-20-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $10 → $9
May-18-16Initiated BofA/Merrill Buy $10
May-03-16Downgrade Wunderlich Buy → Hold $10.50 → $9
Mar-16-16Resumed RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $11
Feb-18-16Upgrade Wunderlich Hold → Buy $9.50 → $10.50
Jan-27-16Initiated Citigroup Neutral
Jan-05-16Reiterated UBS Sell $9 → $8.50
Nov-24-15Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $12 → $11
Nov-24-15Downgrade JP Morgan Overweight → Neutral
Aug-21-15Upgrade Goldman Sell → Neutral
Jul-20-15Downgrade UBS Neutral → Sell $11.50 → $9
Jul-13-15Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Outperform → Sector Perform $13 → $12
Apr-14-15Initiated Wedbush Neutral $14
Nov-25-14Downgrade Wunderlich Buy → Hold $12
Sep-25-14Reiterated Wunderlich Buy $11 → $12
Sep-25-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $12 → $13
Feb-14-14Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Outperform $12 → $13
Feb-14-14Reiterated Deutsche Bank Hold $6 → $8
Nov-25-13Downgrade ISI Group Buy → Neutral $9
Aug-14-13Reiterated ISI Group Buy $7.50 → $9
May-24-16 10:28AM  Hewlett Packard Enterprise Shares Could Benefit From Lowered Expectations
May-23-16 04:00PM  Three Brocade Employees Recognized as CRN Women of the Channel Marketwired
09:29AM  New Strong Sell Stocks for May 23rd
May-22-16 09:55AM  What Analysts Are Saying After Brocades Earnings at 24/7 Wall St.
May-20-16 03:08PM  Numerous Price Target Cuts For Brocade After Light Forecast at Barrons.com
12:56PM  [$$] Brocade Slips Up at Barrons.com
11:57AM  Brocade (BRCD) Stock Lower After Q2 Revenue Miss at TheStreet
01:58AM  Edited Transcript of BRCD earnings conference call or presentation 19-May-16 9:30pm GMT
May-19-16 05:39PM  Brocade Drops 4% FYQ3 Outlook Miss at Barrons.com
05:28PM  Brocade Reports Fiscal Q2 2016 Results Marketwired
05:17PM  After-hours buzz: Applied Materials, Gap, Ross & more at CNBC
04:59PM  Here's All Of Today's After-Hours Earnings Results
04:39PM  Brocade meets 2Q profit forecasts AP
04:20PM  Brocade (BRCD) Stock Plunges in After-Hours Trading Following Q2 Results at TheStreet
04:12PM  BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial State
04:00PM  Brocade Announces Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Results Marketwired
07:07AM  Q2 2016 Brocade Communications Systems Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
May-18-16 04:02PM  Brocade (BRCD) Stock Closed Up Ahead of Q2 Results at TheStreet
03:04PM  Cisco earnings could quell or reignite tech fears at MarketWatch
08:55AM  Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Brocade, Clean Harbors, Eldorado Gold, Exxon Mobil, First Solar, Home Depot, Vipshop and More at 24/7 Wall St.
07:25AM  Cisco earnings could quell or reignite tech fears at MarketWatch
06:58AM  Coverage initiated on Brocade by BofA/Merrill
May-17-16 08:00AM  Telefonica and Brocade Establish vEPC Performance Benchmarks in Joint NFV Reference Lab Tests Marketwired
May-16-16 08:00AM  Unlocking the Power of Digital Transformation: Freeing IT From Legacy Constraints Marketwired
May-04-16 08:00AM  Brocade Honored With Two NFV Pioneer Awards Marketwired
May-02-16 09:58PM  Why Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. Stock Plunged 11.5% Today at Motley Fool -11.45%
06:03PM  Brocade Sinks and Opower Inc. Jumps as Stocks Rise at Motley Fool
04:38PM  Brocade Drops 12%: Street Sees Fiber Channel Slump, NetApp Weakness at Barrons.com
12:35PM  Brocade (BRCD) Stock Plummets on Lowered Outlook at TheStreet
12:20PM  Brocade Delivers Modern Storage Networks for New EMC Unity Storage Marketwired
10:24AM  [$$] Brocade Communications Pulls Back Its Outlook at The Wall Street Journal
08:50AM  BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Other Events EDGAR Online
08:30AM  Brocade Reports Preliminary Fiscal Q2 2016 Financial Results Marketwired
Apr-29-16 02:08PM  ETFs with exposure to Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : April 29, 2016 at Capital Cube
Apr-28-16 08:04AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BRCD-US : April 28, 2016 at Capital Cube
Apr-18-16 05:28PM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. Value Analysis (NASDAQ:BRCD) : April 18, 2016
05:06PM  ETFs with exposure to Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : April 18, 2016
Apr-15-16 09:30AM  New Strong Buy Stocks for April 15th
08:11AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRCD-US : April 15, 2016
Apr-13-16 04:07PM  BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Matte
08:06AM  Brocade Communications Systems (BRCD) Sees Hammer Chart Pattern: Time to Buy?
Apr-12-16 04:31PM  Junipers Q1 Miss Drags Down Networking Stocks; Chips Fall Too
Apr-11-16 08:06AM  How Does Brocade Increase Shareholder Value?
08:00AM  SmartSky Networks Selects Network Functions Virtualization Solution From Brocade and VMware for High-Speed, In-Flight Connectivity for Aviation Industry Marketwired
Apr-07-16 09:07AM  Why Expansion into Hyperscale Cloud Will Be Key Driver for Brocade
07:11AM  Telefonica and Brocade Shares Fell in the Trailing 5-Day Period
07:00AM  Brocade Communication Systems, Inc $1.2 Billion Acquisition Leaves Investors Wanting at Motley Fool
Apr-06-16 04:24PM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. -- Moody's says Ruckus acquisition increases leverage but does not affect Brocade's Ba1 rating at Moody's
Apr-05-16 03:43PM  Brocades Ruckus Acquisition Will Open Emerging Market Opportunities
03:41PM  Why Did Brocade Agree to Acquire Ruckus Wireless? Market Realist
11:38AM  Ruckus (RKUS) Stock Rises on $1.5 Billion Sale to Brocade at TheStreet
10:38AM  The Market In 5 Minutes: Tuesday, April 5, 2016
08:10AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRCD-US : April 5, 2016
12:33AM  [$$] Brocade Agrees to Buy Ruckus Wireless for $1.2 Billion at The Wall Street Journal
Apr-04-16 05:41PM  Why MasterCard Is Interested in Working With Twitter -- Tech Roundup at TheStreet -13.63%
05:34PM  Brocade acquires a 'network onramp' with $1.5 billion acquisition of Sunnyvale-based Ruckus Wireless at San Jose Mercury News
05:20PM  Brocade to Pay $1.5B for Ruckus but Is Bidding Over? at TheStreet
05:10PM  Mergers & Acquisitions Send Some Stocks Soaring
05:10PM  Mergers & Acquisition News Sends Some Stocks Soaring
05:05PM  SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Shareholders of Ruckus Wireless, Inc. of an Investigation Concerning the Fairness of the Sale of the Company to Brocade Communications Systems Inc. -- RKUS Accesswire
04:50PM  Brocade-Ruckus $1.2 Billion Deal Fails to Impress at Investopedia
04:37PM  Virgin America and Edwards rise; Brocade, PulteGroup fall
03:36PM  [$$] Brocade Communications Strikes $1.2 Billion Deal for Ruckus Wireless at The Wall Street Journal
03:03PM  Brocade Communications to Purchase Ruckus Wireless at TheStreet
02:26PM  Why These Five Stocks Are in Spotlight Today? at Insider Monkey
12:44PM  Brocade for Ruckus: Juniper or Nokia Could Make a Bid, Says BTIG at Barrons.com
12:43PM  Brocade Stock Dives While Raising Ruckus Over Networking Merger
12:08PM  Why Ruckus Wireless, Inc. Stock Skyrocketed More Than 30% Today at Motley Fool
11:54AM  Brocade to buy Ruckus Wireless in $1.5 billion deal
11:32AM  Brocade to buy Ruckus Wireless for about $1.2 billion at San Jose Mercury News
11:14AM  Brocade strikes $1.2 billion deal for Ruckus Wireless at MarketWatch
11:05AM  Brocade (BRCD) Stock Slips on Ruckus Wireless Acquisition at TheStreet
10:49AM  Ruckus Wireless (RKUS) Stock Soaring, Brocade to Acquire for About $1.5 Billion at TheStreet
10:41AM  Brocade Buys Ruckus to Boost Next-Gen Wireless Reach at Fortune
10:22AM  Brocade to buy Ruckus Wireless for about $1.2 billion AP
10:14AM  RUCKUS (RKUS) ALERT: Johnson & Weaver, LLP Launches an Investigation into the Fairness of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Ruckus Wireless, Inc.; Are Ruckus Shareholders Getting a Fair Price? PR Newswire
10:01AM  Ruckus Soars as Brocade to Buy It in Deal Valued at $1.5 Billion at Bloomberg
09:50AM  Brocade to buy Ruckus Wireless for $1.5B at bizjournals.com
09:33AM  Ruckus Investors Win Big; Brocade Purchasing Co. For $14.43/Share In Total Value Benzinga
09:30AM  Deals of the Day: Alaska Lands Virgin, BATS Details IPO at The Wall Street Journal
09:00AM  Ruckus' stock soars after Brocade buyout deal at MarketWatch
08:47AM  Brocade to Acquire Ruckus Wireless to Build a Networking Company for the Digital Transformation Era Marketwired
08:47AM  Brocade to Acquire Ruckus Wireless to Build a Networking Company for the Digital Transformation Era PR Newswire
08:43AM  BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Regulation FD Disc
Mar-30-16 01:58PM  [$$] Brocade Acquires DevOps Startup StackStorm at The Wall Street Journal
Mar-21-16 06:15PM  ETFs with exposure to Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : March 21, 2016
Mar-18-16 10:51AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. :BRCD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers
Mar-17-16 09:35AM  4 Well-Known Tech Networking Stocks Could Be Buyout Candidates at 24/7 Wall St.
Mar-15-16 08:00AM  Federal IT Survey Reveals Overreliance on Shared IP Storage Networks for Business-Critical Workloads Marketwired
Mar-10-16 01:04PM  BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Financials
Mar-09-16 06:22PM  7 Economic Value Stocks that Should Be in Your Portfolio
Mar-07-16 06:42AM  Buy Brocade, Let the Dividend Pay You to Wait at TheStreet
Mar-04-16 04:10PM  BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
11:21AM  Don't Bet Against Tech: Here Are 5 Stocks to Smile About
Mar-03-16 09:24AM  Is Brocade Communications Systems an Incredible Momentum Stock? 3 Reasons Why BRCD Will Be Tough to Beat
Mar-01-16 08:00AM  Brocade Advances Leadership in Fibre Channel Storage Networks With Industry-First Gen 6 Switch Marketwired
Feb-29-16 04:59AM  Edited Transcript of BRCD earnings conference call or presentation 21-May-15 9:30pm GMT
Feb-25-16 09:14AM  Why Pandora, Frontier Communications, and Brocade Have Soared
08:00AM  Brocade Executives to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences Marketwired
Feb-22-16 03:00PM  How to Invest Like a Private-Equity Firm
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. provides storage area networking (SAN) and Internet protocol (IP) networking solutions for businesses and organizations worldwide. It operates through three segments: SAN Products, IP Networking Products, and Global Services. The SAN Products segment offers infrastructure products and solutions, such as fiber channel SAN backbones, directors, and fabric/embedded switches that assist customers in the development and deployment of storage and server consolidation, and disaster recovery and data security, as well as to meet compliance requirements regarding data management; and fabric extension, switching, and routing solutions. The IP Networking Products segment provides Layer 2 and Layer 3 switches and routers that are designed to connect users over private and public networks, including local area, metro, and within and across data centers. This segment also provides converged network products; a portfolio of related software and hardware-based data networking offerings; and Layer 4-7 platforms, including ADX and virtual application delivery controller products that are designed for application traffic management and server load balancing activities. The Global Services segment offers break/fix maintenance, installation, consulting, network management and software maintenance, and customer support services. The company also provides virtual evolved packet software that primarily addresses mobile applications and services. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. serves various enterprises and service providers, such as telecommunication firms, cable operators, and mobile carriers. The company markets and sells its products and services to end-user customers directly, as well as through various distribution partners, including original equipment manufacturers, distributors, systems integrators, and value-added resellers. Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
Insider Trading Relationship Date Transaction Cost #Shares Value ($) #Shares Total SEC Form 4
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KRAUSE L WILLIAMDirectorApr 05Option Exercise4.1920,00083,800136,981Apr 06 04:32 PM
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England Gale E.COO and SVP OperationsFeb 22Sale9.6810,00096,83778,942Feb 23 06:34 PM
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CARNEY LLOYDChief Executive OfficerJan 16Option Exercise0.0076,6660333,573Jan 20 04:50 PM
ODONNELL ELLENSVP & General CounselDec 15Sale8.605,40946,5172,471Dec 16 07:02 PM
GERDELMAN JOHN WDirectorDec 01Option Exercise5.197,50038,925163,251Dec 02 05:38 PM
Lindholm JeffreySVP, Worldwide SalesNov 16Option Exercise0.0059,5310126,261Nov 18 04:43 PM
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England Gale E.COO and SVP OperationsNov 01Option Exercise0.0019,667055,358Nov 03 06:02 PM
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ODONNELL ELLENSVP & General CounselJun 15Sale12.1515,627189,8491,622Jun 16 04:47 PM
KRAUSE L WILLIAMDirectorJun 11Option Exercise3.7920,00075,800136,981Jun 12 04:48 PM
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