Box Inc (NYSE:BOX) CFO Dylan C. Smith sold 15,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of $25.85, for a total transaction of $387,750.00. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link.

Shares of NYSE:BOX opened at $25.32 on Friday. Box Inc has a twelve month low of $17.25 and a twelve month high of $29.79. The company has a current ratio of 1.00, a quick ratio of 1.00 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.50. The company has a market capitalization of $3.62 billion, a PE ratio of -21.83 and a beta of 1.10.

BOX (NYSE:BOX) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 30th. The software maker reported ($0.07) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.01. BOX had a negative net margin of 28.62% and a negative return on equity of 466.74%. The firm had revenue of $140.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $139.65 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned ($0.13) EPS. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 19.9% on a year-over-year basis. analysts expect that Box Inc will post -0.95 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Several research firms have issued reports on BOX. Canaccord Genuity restated a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 target price (up previously from $25.00) on shares of BOX in a research note on Thursday, May 31st. Rosenblatt Securities cut shares of BOX from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $25.00 target price on the stock. in a research note on Thursday, May 31st. They noted that the move was a valuation call. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased their price objective on shares of BOX from $19.00 to $21.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 31st. UBS Group cut shares of BOX from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 31st. Finally, MED increased their price objective on shares of BOX to $29.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 30th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, ten have assigned a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock. BOX has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $26.80.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new stake in BOX in the 1st quarter worth approximately $111,000. Cypress Capital Management LLC WY purchased a new stake in BOX in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $113,000. Clear Perspective Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in BOX in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $170,000. NumerixS Investment Technologies Inc purchased a new stake in BOX in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $192,000. Finally, CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC purchased a new stake in BOX in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $200,000. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 74.52% of the company’s stock.

BOX Company Profile

Box, Inc provides cloud content management platform that enables organizations of various sizes to manage and share their enterprise content from anywhere or any device. The company's Software-as-a-Service platform enables users to collaborate on content internally and with external parties, automate content-driven business processes, develop custom applications, and implement data protection, security, and compliance features.

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