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BRCD [NASD]
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.
Index- P/E159.59 EPS (ttm)0.07 Insider Own0.10% Shs Outstand419.66M Perf Week-3.91%
Market Cap4.96B Forward P/E16.80 EPS next Y0.70 Insider Trans-39.70% Shs Float410.79M Perf Month-3.51%
Income30.40M PEG31.92 EPS next Q0.29 Inst Own85.90% Short Float8.54% Perf Quarter-6.49%
Sales2.34B P/S2.12 EPS this Y-35.20% Inst Trans0.06% Short Ratio4.21 Perf Half Y-6.05%
Book/sh6.13 P/B1.93 EPS next Y15.25% ROA0.60% Target Price12.79 Perf Year35.13%
Cash/sh2.81 P/C4.20 EPS next 5Y5.00% ROE1.20% 52W Range8.64 - 12.72 Perf YTD-5.44%
Dividend0.22 P/FCF59.28 EPS past 5Y38.20% ROI6.30% 52W High-6.13% Beta0.55
Dividend %1.86% Quick Ratio2.70 Sales past 5Y1.80% Gross Margin63.30% 52W Low38.19% ATR0.15
Employees5960 Current Ratio2.80 Sales Q/Q-7.00% Oper. Margin2.60% RSI (14)43.57 Volatility1.71% 1.23%
OptionableYes Debt/Eq0.61 EPS Q/Q-296.00% Profit Margin1.30% Rel Volume0.57 Prev Close11.81
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq0.58 EarningsAug 24 AMC Payout282.80% Avg Volume8.33M Price11.94
Recom3.00 SMA20-0.97% SMA50-1.90% SMA200-4.00% Volume2,139,084 Change1.10%
Nov-03-16Downgrade Wunderlich Hold → Sell $11
Nov-03-16Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Outperform → Sector Perform $14 → $12.75
Nov-03-16Downgrade DA Davidson Buy → Neutral $12.75
Nov-02-16Upgrade Robert W. Baird Underperform → Neutral $9 → $13
Nov-02-16Downgrade Argus Buy → Hold
Nov-01-16Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Outperform $11 → $14
Oct-04-16Initiated DA Davidson Buy $12
Aug-26-16Reiterated Wunderlich Hold $9 → $11
Aug-22-16Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $10 → $11
Jul-14-16Downgrade Robert W. Baird Neutral → Underperform $10 → $8
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
Oct-17-17 10:09AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. Value Analysis (NASDAQ:BRCD) : October 17, 2017 Capital Cube
Oct-16-17 09:42AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
08:26AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRCD-US : October 16, 2017 Capital Cube
Oct-13-17 08:02AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
Oct-10-17 04:50PM  Why Broadcom Growth Goes Beyond M&A Barrons.com
10:27AM  Structured Asset Securities Corp Trust 2007-BC2 -- Moody's rates Broadcom Cayman's new senior notes at Baa2 Moody's
Oct-06-17 10:59AM  Broadcom's Next Acquisition: Here's 21 Potential Targets Barrons.com
Oct-05-17 08:06AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BRCD-US : October 5, 2017 Capital Cube
Oct-04-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
07:36AM  When Should You Sell Brocade Communications Systems Inc (BRCD)? Simply Wall St.
Oct-03-17 07:21PM  Brocade to sell data center business early as $5.9B Broadcom merger delayed again American City Business Journals
08:15AM  Extreme Networks to Acquire Data Center Business Directly from Brocade Communications Systems PR Newswire
08:10AM  Brocade Provides Update on Proposed Broadcom Acquisition Marketwired
Sep-29-17 09:35AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : BRCD-US: Dividend Analysis : September 11th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 29, 2017 Capital Cube
Sep-26-17 08:46AM  Is Brocade Communications (BRCD) Stock a Solid Choice Right Now? Zacks
Sep-22-17 10:16AM  ETFs with exposure to Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : September 22, 2017 Capital Cube
Sep-20-17 09:00AM  Ruckus Simplifies Channel Programs to Better Recognize Key Partners PR Newswire
Sep-18-17 09:00AM  Ruckus Outperforms Major 802.11ac Manufacturers in Divergent Dynamics' Wireless LAN Video Performance Test PR Newswire
Sep-12-17 08:04AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
Sep-11-17 09:50PM  ETFs with exposure to Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : September 12, 2017 Capital Cube
Sep-08-17 12:19PM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. :BRCD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : September 8, 2017 Capital Cube
Sep-06-17 07:10AM  Earnings Review and Free Research Report: NetApps Revenue Grew 3%; EPS Rocketed 113% ACCESSWIRE
Sep-05-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
Sep-01-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
Aug-31-17 08:07AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
Aug-30-17 08:05AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
Aug-28-17 07:36AM  How Wall Street Analysts View Broadcom Market Realist
Aug-26-17 01:14PM  3 Things Extreme Networks, Inc.'s Management Wants You To Know Motley Fool
Aug-24-17 10:02PM  Brocade reports 3Q loss Associated Press
06:29PM  Brocade Reports Fiscal Q3 2017 Results Marketwired
04:00PM  Brocade Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results Marketwired
Aug-23-17 09:36AM  Chinese Commerce Ministry Approves Broadcom's Acquisition of Brocade TheStreet.com
08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
07:36AM  Ciscos Wireless Revenues Rose 5% in Fiscal 4Q17 Market Realist
06:30AM  China conditionally approves Broadcom's acquisition of Brocade Comms Reuters
Aug-22-17 10:37AM  The State of the BroadcomBrocade Merger Market Realist
Aug-11-17 08:06AM  See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Markit
Aug-09-17 10:24AM  Is ARRIS (ARRS) a Step Closer to Acquiring Ruckus Wireless? Zacks
Aug-03-17 04:05PM  Brocade to Announce Third Quarter 2017 Results on August 24, 2017 Marketwired
Aug-01-17 05:54PM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. Value Analysis (NASDAQ:BRCD) : August 1, 2017 Capital Cube
Jul-21-17 10:45AM  Extreme Networks Closed the Avaya Deal. Now What? Motley Fool
Jul-19-17 08:46AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRCD-US : July 19, 2017 Capital Cube
Jul-18-17 05:48PM  Broadcom, Brocade merger delayed MarketWatch
Jul-17-17 01:31PM  Morgan Stanley Names Broadcom Top Pick For The Remainder Of The Year Benzinga
Jul-10-17 08:06AM  AT&T (T) Completes Vyatta Buyout, Boosts SD-WAN Portfolio Zacks
Jul-09-17 08:14AM  How Risky Is Extreme Networks, Inc.? Motley Fool
Jul-03-17 08:09PM  FTC Requires Firewall for Brocade Acquisition TheStreet.com
02:38PM  Broadcom gets green light from feds to buy San Jose's Brocade for $5.9 billion American City Business Journals
12:49PM  Broadcom wins U.S. antitrust consent to buy Brocade -FTC Reuters
12:24PM  Broadcom wins U.S. antitrust consent to buy Brocade with conditions: FTC Reuters
12:07PM  Broadcom wins U.S. antitrust consent to buy Brocade with conditions -FTC Reuters
09:07AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRCD-US : July 3, 2017 Capital Cube
Jun-27-17 05:00AM  Ruckus Brings Affordable, High-Performance Wi-Fi to the Hospitality Market PR Newswire
Jun-20-17 08:46AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRCD-US : June 20, 2017 Capital Cube
Jun-19-17 03:01PM  ETFs with exposure to Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : June 19, 2017 Capital Cube
08:15AM  Earnings Highlights and Review: Brocade's Revenue Climbed 6% Accesswire
Jun-13-17 08:15AM  Earnings Highlights and Review: NetApp's Revenue Grew 7%; Adjusted EPS Surged 56% Accesswire
08:00AM  Ruckus Expands High-Performance Network Infrastructure Offerings to Deliver Simply Better Wired and Wireless Connections PR Newswire
Jun-09-17 01:19PM  ETFs with exposure to Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : June 9, 2017 Capital Cube
11:47AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : BRCD-US: Dividend Analysis : June 12th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 9, 2017 Capital Cube
Jun-08-17 10:24AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. :BRCD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : June 8, 2017 Capital Cube
09:49AM  Telecom Stock Roundup: Charter Communications Allegedly Rejects Verizon's Bid, AT&T to Buy Vyatta Zacks
Jun-05-17 09:00AM  AT&T's Latest Buyout to Boost its SD-WAN and White Box Suite Zacks
May-31-17 12:05PM  Broadcom Highlights Big Week for Chip Stocks Investopedia
May-30-17 01:36PM  Hows the Broadcom-Brocade Deal Progressing? Market Realist
May-25-17 05:36PM  Brocade Reports Fiscal Q2 2017 Results Marketwired
04:58PM  Brocade reports 2Q loss Associated Press
04:00PM  Brocade Announces Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Results Marketwired
10:29AM  A Look At Nvidia's Largest Shareholders And What Their Presence Means Benzinga
May-24-17 03:00PM  Brocade Wins "Marketing Campaign, Large Company" in Prestigious 2017 Marketers That Matter Awards Marketwired
May-18-17 08:00AM  Four Brocade Employees Recognized as CRN's 2017 Women of the Channel Marketwired
May-10-17 07:36AM  Brocade on the Street: How Analysts View BRCD in May 2017 Market Realist
May-09-17 02:35PM  Where Brocades IP Networking Business Is Headed in Fiscal 2Q17 Market Realist
01:05PM  Where Brocades SAN Segment Is Headed in Fiscal 2Q17 Market Realist
11:26AM  Inside the Analysts Expectations for Brocades Fiscal 2Q17 Market Realist
May-08-17 01:30PM  Brocade Delivers Modern Storage Networks for New Dell EMC All-Flash Arrays Marketwired
May-04-17 08:00AM  Brocade to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Results on May 25, 2017 Marketwired
Apr-26-17 08:00AM  Brocade Global Study Reveals More Than Half of IT Teams Will Struggle Due to a Lack of the "Right" Skills That Business Demands in Next 12 Months Marketwired
Apr-25-17 07:00PM  RED Technologies and Ruckus Wireless Complete Interoperability Tests to Enable Advanced Wireless Services Using CBRS and Future 5G Spectrum Sharing PR Newswire
Apr-14-17 08:15AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BRCD-US : April 14, 2017 Capital Cube
Apr-11-17 08:00AM  Ruckus Wireless Unveils Experience Management Capabilities with New SmartZone OS Release PR Newswire
Apr-06-17 02:55PM  Brocade's Ruckus Wireless Business Unit Collaborates with Pelco by Schneider Electric For Enhanced Physical Security PR Newswire
Apr-04-17 10:58AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. : BRCD-US: Dividend Analysis : March 10th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 4, 2017 Capital Cube
Mar-30-17 03:00PM  [$$] Broadcom-Brocade Deal Gets Better Barrons.com
12:18PM  Why Shares of Extreme Networks Are Soaring Today Motley Fool
10:57AM  Extreme Networks to Buy Brocade's Data Center Assets Zacks
10:57AM  Extreme Networks to Buy Brocade's Data Center Assets at Investopedia
Mar-29-17 10:21PM  Broadcom to Sell Brocade's Data Center Networking Business to Extreme Networks TheStreet.com
Mar-28-17 08:00AM  Brocade Extends Gen 6 Fibre Channel Portfolio with a No-Compromise Entry-Level Switch and Industry-First Virtual Machine Visibility for Storage Networks Marketwired
Mar-24-17 08:47AM  Options Traders Expect Huge Moves in Brocade Communications. (BRCD) Stock Zacks
Mar-22-17 05:52PM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. -- Moody's confirms Brocade's Ba1 rating Moody's
Mar-16-17 08:15AM  Post Earnings Coverage as Brocade Reported Q1 2017 Results Accesswire
Mar-14-17 09:46AM  Stocks Open Lower; Chevron, Exxon, UnitedHealth Drag On Dow
Mar-09-17 01:04PM  BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Financials
Mar-03-17 04:06PM  BROCADE COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report
Mar-01-17 01:40PM  Jim Cramer -- Broadcom Could Blow Away Earnings Estimates
12:17PM  Broadcom Could Be a Big Winner From Apple's Next iPhone
Feb-28-17 10:37AM  Word on the Street: How Analysts View Brocade Now
09:38AM  Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. :BRCD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : February 28, 2017
09:08AM  Why Brocades IP Networking Segments Revenue Rose in Fiscal 1Q17
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, disaster recovery, and data security, as well as to meet compliance requirements regarding data management; and FC fabric extension, analytics, switching, and routing solutions. The IP Networking Products segment provides Layer 2 and Layer 3 Ethernet switches and routers 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; Layer 4-7 products that are designed for application traffic management and server load balancing; and a range of wireless products for the network edge. The Global Services segment offers break/fix maintenance, installation, consulting, network management and software maintenance, and customer support services. The company 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.
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England Gale E.COO and SVP OperationsJun 03Option Exercise0.0025,000025,000Jun 06 01:39 PM
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England Gale E.COO and SVP OperationsMar 15Option Exercise6.67341,4572,277,354234,375Mar 17 07:15 PM
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England Gale E.COO and SVP OperationsMar 15Sale12.38463,0625,734,5600Mar 17 07:15 PM
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CHENG KENCTO and SVP, Corporate DevelopNov 23Option Exercise7.4760,000448,200569,294Nov 28 06:14 PM
England Gale E.COO and SVP OperationsNov 23Sale12.4110,000124,136121,605Nov 28 06:13 PM
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