Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. lifted its stake in FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) by 4.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 254,887 shares of the information security company’s stock after purchasing an additional 11,273 shares during the period. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. owned 0.14% of FireEye worth $4,274,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Harvey Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of FireEye by 6.8% in the 3rd quarter. Harvey Capital Management Inc. now owns 168,100 shares of the information security company’s stock worth $2,819,000 after purchasing an additional 10,700 shares in the last quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. increased its stake in shares of FireEye by 21.1% in the 3rd quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. now owns 59,772 shares of the information security company’s stock worth $1,002,000 after purchasing an additional 10,405 shares in the last quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its stake in shares of FireEye by 68.2% in the 3rd quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 143,545 shares of the information security company’s stock worth $2,407,000 after purchasing an additional 58,181 shares in the last quarter. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd purchased a new stake in shares of FireEye in the 3rd quarter worth $383,000. Finally, Ameriprise Financial Inc. increased its stake in shares of FireEye by 113.2% in the 3rd quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 168,141 shares of the information security company’s stock worth $2,820,000 after purchasing an additional 89,279 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 66.93% of the company’s stock.

In other FireEye news, President Travis M. Reese sold 11,555 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.50, for a total transaction of $202,212.50. Following the completion of the transaction, the president now owns 508,210 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $8,893,675. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, President Travis M. Reese sold 88,445 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, October 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.50, for a total transaction of $1,547,787.50. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold a total of 131,767 shares of company stock valued at $2,291,828 in the last three months. Insiders own 2.40% of the company’s stock.

Several equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. Wedbush restated a “neutral” rating and issued a $14.00 price objective on shares of FireEye in a research note on Tuesday, November 14th. Cowen Inc restated a “hold” rating and issued a $16.00 price objective on shares of FireEye in a research note on Friday, November 3rd. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reduced their price objective on FireEye from $23.00 to $22.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 2nd. BMO Capital Markets reduced their price objective on FireEye from $17.00 to $16.00 and set a “market perform” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 2nd. Finally, Evercore ISI restated a “buy” rating and issued a $20.00 price objective on shares of FireEye in a research note on Thursday, November 2nd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have issued a hold rating, twelve have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. FireEye presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $17.22.

FireEye, Inc. (FEYE) opened at $14.21 on Friday. FireEye, Inc. has a 1-year low of $10.35 and a 1-year high of $18.00. The company has a quick ratio of 1.98, a current ratio of 1.99 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.00.

FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 1st. The information security company reported ($0.04) EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.07) by $0.03. FireEye had a negative net margin of 39.29% and a negative return on equity of 23.71%. The business had revenue of $189.60 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $186.41 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.18) EPS. The business’s revenue was up 1.7% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts expect that FireEye, Inc. will post -1.07 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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FireEye Profile

FireEye, Inc provides intelligence-based cybersecurity solutions that allow organizations to prepare for, prevent, respond to and remediate cyber-attacks. The Company offers various products, such as Threat Detection and Prevention Solutions, which include network security products (NX and Multi-vector Virtual Execution (MVX) Compute Node Series), e-mail security products (EX Series and e-mail threat prevention cloud (ETP), endpoint security products (HX Series) and content security products (FX Series); security management and orchestration products, which include Central Management System and FireEye Security Orchestrator, and forensics and investigation products, which include Threat Analytics Platform (TAP), Malware Analysis (AX Series) and Enterprise Forensics (PX Series and IA Series).

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