Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT) CFO Sells $629,424.60 in Stock

Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLTGet Free Report) CFO Gary Merrill sold 5,691 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of $110.60, for a total value of $629,424.60. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 117,811 shares in the company, valued at approximately $13,029,896.60. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Gary Merrill also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, May 16th, Gary Merrill sold 6,040 shares of Commvault Systems stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $110.20, for a total transaction of $665,608.00.
  • On Monday, March 4th, Gary Merrill sold 822 shares of Commvault Systems stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $97.25, for a total value of $79,939.50.

Commvault Systems Price Performance

Shares of CVLT opened at $110.03 on Thursday. Commvault Systems, Inc. has a one year low of $63.70 and a one year high of $113.37. The company has a 50-day simple moving average of $101.78 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $89.14. The firm has a market capitalization of $4.78 billion, a PE ratio of 29.26 and a beta of 0.64.

Commvault Systems (NASDAQ:CVLTGet Free Report) last announced its earnings results on Tuesday, April 30th. The software maker reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.32 by $0.10. Commvault Systems had a net margin of 20.13% and a return on equity of 31.27%. The business had revenue of $223.29 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $213.00 million. Analysts expect that Commvault Systems, Inc. will post 1.7 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of CVLT. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. increased its holdings in Commvault Systems by 700.0% during the first quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. now owns 800 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $81,000 after buying an additional 700 shares during the last quarter. Headlands Technologies LLC bought a new stake in shares of Commvault Systems during the 4th quarter valued at $67,000. EntryPoint Capital LLC increased its stake in shares of Commvault Systems by 123.9% in the 1st quarter. EntryPoint Capital LLC now owns 1,263 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $128,000 after purchasing an additional 699 shares in the last quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. raised its holdings in Commvault Systems by 28.5% in the 3rd quarter. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 1,429 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $97,000 after purchasing an additional 317 shares during the period. Finally, Ulland Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new position in Commvault Systems during the first quarter valued at $180,000. 93.50% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on CVLT shares. Lake Street Capital boosted their target price on shares of Commvault Systems from $86.00 to $98.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 1st. DA Davidson increased their price objective on Commvault Systems from $115.00 to $125.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 1st. KeyCorp lifted their target price on Commvault Systems from $109.00 to $122.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 1st. Wells Fargo & Company increased their price target on shares of Commvault Systems from $125.00 to $140.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Thursday, May 16th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada boosted their price objective on shares of Commvault Systems from $97.00 to $112.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 1st. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, three have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, Commvault Systems currently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus target price of $119.40.

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Commvault Systems Company Profile

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Commvault Systems, Inc provides data protection platform that helps customers to secure, defend, and recover their data in the United States and internationally. The company offers Commvault Backup and Recovery, a backup and recovery solution; Commvault Disaster Recovery, a replication and disaster recovery solution; Commvault Complete Data Protection, a data protection solution; and Metallic Data Protection as-a-service, which delivers enterprise-grade data protection as a service on a cloud platform, with advanced built-in security controls.

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