Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)

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Consensus price target (1m/3m/6m/12m):
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Buy/Sell Mix (1m/3m/6m/12m):
100%/0%
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Description:
Akamai Technologies, Inc. provides content delivery and cloud infrastructure services for accelerating and improving the delivery of content and applications over the Internet in the United States and internationally. It offers application and cloud performance services, solutions for digital media and software distribution and storage, Website optimization services, security tools, network operator solutions, and other specialized Internet-based offerings. The company’s solutions include Terra solutions, such as Terra Alta that are designed to improve the operation of dynamic applications used by enterprises to connect with their employees, suppliers, and customers; and Aqua solutions, including Aqua Ion, Aqua Ion Mobile, and Dynamic Site Accelerator, which are designed to accelerate business-to-consumer Websites that integrate collaborative content and applications into their online architecture. Its solutions also comprise Sola solutions, such as Sola Sphere HTTP delivery network, Sola Vision, Sola Media Analytics, and Sola Software Distribution that are designed to enable enterprises to execute digital media and software distribution strategies; Kona Security Solutions, including Site Defender and Web Application Firewall for overall Web security; and Aura Network Solutions, a line of managed and licensed content delivery network offerings designed specifically for network operators to build their own content delivery network capabilities. The company markets and sells its services and solutions through direct sales and services organization; and through active channel partners. It has a strategic partnership with Swisscom AG. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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Scott Kessler S&P Capital Buy   Oct 25, '17     62.00  Oct 25, '18  N/A 
Michael Olson Piper Jaffray Buy   Oct 25, '17     60.00  Oct 25, '18  N/A 
Timothy Horan Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Oct 24, '17     60.00  Oct 24, '18  N/A 
Sameet Sinha B. Riley & Company, Inc. Buy   Oct 12, '17     66.00  Oct 12, '18  N/A 
Greg Mcdowell JMP Securities Buy   Sep 26, '17     64.00  Sep 26, '18  N/A 
Michael Olson Piper Jaffray Buy   Sep 20, '17     55.00  Sep 20, '18  N/A 
Timothy Horan Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Aug 08, '17       Aug 08, '18  N/A 
Michael Olson Piper Jaffray Buy   Jul 26, '17     57.00  Jul 26, '18  N/A 
Timothy Horan Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Jun 30, '17     70.00  Jun 30, '18  N/A 
Rob Sanderson MKM Partners LLC Buy   May 04, '17     67.00  May 04, '18  N/A 
Mark Harding JMP Securities Buy   May 04, '17     75.00  May 04, '18  N/A 
Rob Sanderson MKM Partners LLC Buy   Apr 03, '17     79.00  Apr 03, '18  N/A 
Jim Breen William Blair & Company, L.L.C. Buy   Apr 03, '17       Apr 03, '18  N/A 
Michael Olson Piper Jaffray Buy   Mar 31, '17     72.00  Mar 31, '18  N/A 
Michael Olson Piper Jaffray Buy   Jan 23, '17     74.00  Jan 23, '18  N/A 
Timothy Horan Oppenheimer & Co. Buy   Jan 18, '17     80.00  Jan 18, '18  N/A 
Gary Powell Wells Fargo Securities, Llc Buy   Dec 21, '16     77.00  Dec 21, '17  N/A 
Rob Sanderson MKM Partners LLC Buy   Nov 04, '16     80.00  Nov 04, '17  N/A 
Gary Powell Wells Fargo Securities, Llc Buy   Oct 26, '16     72.50  Oct 26, '17  N/A 
Michael Olson Piper Jaffray Buy   Jul 27, '16     64.00  Jul 27, '17  N/A 
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