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Today’s Top Gainers: Akamai Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM)

The top gainers for today include Akamai Technologies, Inc. AKAM from the sector Technology with a gain of 1.24%. The price is $ 59.68, at present and the target price is $ 72.25.

The weekly performance for Akamai Technologies, Inc. is 1.14%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.  

The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 14.16%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is 6.30%

The simple 20 day moving average is up by -1.35% and the 52-week low is 24.85%.

The monthly and quarterly performance for Akamai Technologies, Inc. is not as bright as it currently stands at -7.99% and -14.25%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.

Akamai Technologies, Inc. has a total market capitalization of 10319.87 with a return on assets (ROA – calculated by dividing the total annual earnings by the company’s total assets –  illustrates how profitable a company really is in relation to its total assets) of 7.40%. It has a dividend yield of *TBA while the payout ratio is 0.00%.

Akamai Technologies, Inc. has a gross margin of 65.40% and an operating margin of 19.60%. The net profit margin stands at 13.50%.

The weekly volatility is 1.12% and the monthly volatility is 1.91%. Volatility is basically a statistical measure of the dispersion of returns for a given security or market index. It can be either be measured by implementing the standard deviation or by simply calculating the variance between returns from that market index.

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