FireEye, Inc. provides cybersecurity solutions that allow organizations to prepare for, prevent, investigate, respond to, and remediate cyber-attacks.
Mediocre balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has FireEye's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FEYE has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: FEYE underperformed the US Software industry which returned 42.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FEYE underperformed the US Market which returned 20.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is FireEye's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StFireEye, Inc. Just Reported Annual Earnings: Have Analysts Changed Their Mind On The Stock?
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Is FireEye undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: FEYE ($16.29) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($19.37)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FEYE is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FEYE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Software industry average.
PE vs Market: FEYE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate FEYE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FEYE is good value based on its PB Ratio (5x) compared to the US Software industry average (6x).
How is FireEye forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 22 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FEYE is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: FEYE is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: FEYE is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: FEYE's revenue (6.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FEYE's revenue (6.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: FEYE's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.1%).
How has FireEye performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FEYE is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: FEYE is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FEYE is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 18.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare FEYE's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: FEYE is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (17.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FEYE has a negative Return on Equity (-36.69%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is FireEye's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FEYE's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($849.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: FEYE's short term assets ($1.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FEYE's debt to equity ratio (144%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if FEYE's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: FEYE has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: FEYE's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.3x debt).
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable FEYE has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: FEYE is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 45.3% per year.
What is FireEye's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate FEYE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FEYE's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FEYE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FEYE's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of FEYE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Kevin Mandia (48yo)
Mr. Kevin R. Mandia has been the Chief Executive Officer of FireEye, Inc. since June 15, 2016. Mr. Mandia has been Director at Awake Security, Inc. since 2019. Mr. Mandia was a Strategic Advisor of Trident ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Kevin's total compensation ($USD6.54M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.88M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Kevin's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||3.7yrs||US$6.54m||1.49% $51.7m|
|Executive VP||3yrs||US$3.08m||0.28% $9.7m|
|Executive VP||7.8yrs||US$1.97m||0.14% $4.9m|
|Executive VP||0.08yrs||US$4.06m||0.0094% $327.5k|
|Executive VP & COO||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||6.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & Chief Marketing Officer||2.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & Chief of Business Operations||0.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Products & Customer Success||0.4yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: FEYE's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||3.7yrs||US$6.54m||1.49% $51.7m|
|Independent Director||2.4yrs||US$207.00k||0.0095% $329.6k|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||2.9yrs||US$257.49k||0.11% $3.9m|
|Independent Director||7.6yrs||US$218.24k||0.056% $2.0m|
|Independent Director||4.7yrs||US$204.99k||0.013% $437.7k|
|Independent Director||5.1yrs||US$166.87k||0.023% $793.3k|
|Independent Director||1yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: FEYE's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: FEYE insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 8.6%.
FireEye, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: FireEye, Inc.
- Ticker: FEYE
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2004
- Industry: Systems Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$3.476b
- Shares outstanding: 213.41m
- Website: https://www.fireeye.com
Number of Employees
- FireEye, Inc.
- 601 McCarthy Boulevard
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|FEYE||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Sep 2013|
|F9E||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Sep 2013|
|FEYE||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||Sep 2013|
|0QZY||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Sep 2013|
FireEye, Inc. provides cybersecurity solutions that allow organizations to prepare for, prevent, investigate, respond to, and remediate cyber-attacks. The company provides threat detection and prevention solutions, including network security solutions, email security solutions, endpoint security solutions, and customer support and maintenance services. It also offers security orchestration, analytics, and management solutions, such as Central Management System, FireEye Security Orchestrator, and FireEye Helix security operations platform; and threat intelligence subscriptions, such as Dynamic Threat Intelligence cloud, a bi-directional cloud-based service, as well as FireEye Threat Intelligence, a subscription service, which enables organizations to defend against new and emerging cyber threats before an attack is launched. In addition, the company provides on-demand and managed service subscriptions comprising Managed Defense, a technology-enabled managed detection and response service; and Expertise-on-Demand, a subscription that provides access to the company's threat intelligence and expertise as microservices. Further, it offers professional services, including incident response, compromise assessments, and related security consulting services; cyber threat intelligence services; and training services. The company serves telecommunications providers, financial services entities, Internet search engines, social networking sites, stock exchanges, electrical grid operators, networking vendors, oil and gas companies, healthcare and pharmaceutical companies, and governmental agencies. FireEye, Inc. provides its products and services through distributors, resellers, and strategic partners in the United States, the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and other regions. The company was formerly known as NetForts, Inc. and changed its name to FireEye, Inc. in September 2005. FireEye, Inc. was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Milpitas, California.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/17 00:41|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/14 00:00|
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