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Cisco Systems declared that its board has approved a share repurchase program on Wednesday, February 14th that allows the company to buyback $25.00 billion in outstanding shares. The firm owned 51,676 shares of the network equipment provider's stock after selling 1,343 shares during the period. The company's market cap is $484.44 Billion, and the average volume is $36.37 Million.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) stock slipped -$0.34 lower during the regular trading session on Friday, hitting $43.00. About 16.62M shares traded. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Pinnacle Fincl Prtn Inc has invested 0.22% of its capital in Cisco Systems, Inc. It has outperformed by 14.02% the S&P500.

Mark Broach increased its stake in Net 1 Ueps Technologies Inc (UEPS) by 267.65% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Partner Investment Lp accumulated 3,794 shares or 0.85% of the stock. Omni Partners Llp who had been investing in Calpine Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.50 billion market cap company. A total of 18,116,280 shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade contrast with its average trading volume of 30.45M shares, while its relative volume stands at 0.59. It was issued in April by FINRA the 59.93 million shorted shares on CSCO. It has outperformed by 7.22% the S&P500.

Forward Industries Inc (FORD) investors sentiment increased to 9 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.09, from 1.3 in 2017Q3. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for 13,815 shares. First Midwest Financial Bank Tru Division accumulated 40,842 shares. Financial Advisory Ser has invested 0.15% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NYSE:FCX). Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada stated it has 2.23M shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. The Illinois-based Citadel Advisors Llc has invested 0% in the stock. (NYSE:FCX) for 2,961 shares. Mendon Capital Advisors Corp owns 1.45 million shares or 2.56% of their U.S. portfolio. Jpmorgan Chase And has 0.06% invested in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. California Public Employees Retirement Systems invested in 1.17 million shares. Daiwa Securities Grp Inc Incorporated owns 0.01% invested in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:NSP) for 14,058 shares. Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company has 5,338 shares. Psagot Inv House Ltd has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Insperity, Inc. It's up from 204,010 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Shufro Rose & Co Limited Co holds 300,760 shares. The Prince Street Capital Management Llc holds 4,000 shares with $406,000 value, down from 263,000 last quarter. The stock of Rayonier Advanced Materials Inc. The firm has "Hold" rating by SunTrust given on Friday, October 27. The Earnings Yield for Cisco Systems, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, February 15. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 17 with "Buy". Stifel Nicolaus has "Hold" rating and $34.0 target. The rating was initiated by Barclays Capital with "Overweight" on Wednesday, October 14. On Thursday, March 22 the rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold".

Since January 31, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $419,125 activity. The stock of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, May 30 by J.P. Morgan. They are also projecting the Low EPS estimate of $1.41 and the High EPS estimate of $1.8. CSCO's profit will be $2.84B for 18.22 P/E if the $0.59 EPS becomes a reality.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $10.28 million activity. $208.45 billion is the MC of Cisco Systems Inc.

In related news, Director Steven M. West acquired 3,027 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 22nd. Navellier And Associate holds 0.42% in Cisco Systems, Inc. When the price over the last 200 days is moving with increasing trend, look for buy opportunities and when it shows decreasing trend the price is below the last 200 days, look for sell opportunities. Another trade for 15,230 shares valued at $578,740 was sold by MCGEARY RODERICK C. Another trade for 14,189 shares valued at $625,751 was made by SARIN ARUN on Tuesday, February 20.

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) analysts on average have given a price target of $218.22 on CSCO stock. Envestnet Asset Mngmt holds 1.84M shares or 0.16% of its portfolio. Therefore 68% are positive. (NYSE:RYAM) earned "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, August 20. The stock of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 11 by Loop Capital Markets. Analysts have predicted that EGO will grow it's earning at a 28.62% annual rate in the next 5 years. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Tuesday, February 13 with "Buy". In Thursday, February 15 report Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with "Buy" rating.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.10, from 0.95 in 2017Q3.

Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of CSCO. 589 grew holdings while 145 funds acquired holdings. Community Bancorp Na holds 436 shares. Tci Wealth Advsr invested in 0.06% or 652 shares. 110,892 were reported by Wetherby Asset. Cisco Systems, Inc.'s EPS for the trailing 12 months is 1.93. Over the last 12 months, EGO's free cash flow per share is a negative -0.03, while that of CSCO is positive 4.92. Peoples Service Corp owns 39,550 shares or 0.83% of their USA portfolio.

When looking at the performance of Cisco Systems, Inc., you have to understand the macro picture. Hightower Advsrs Limited Liability has 0.46% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Johnson Investment Counsel Inc holds 820,269 shares or 0.78% of its portfolio. Nepsis Capital Management, a Minnesota-based fund reported 216,308 shs. Selway Asset invested in 173,375 shares.

NASDAQ CSCO opened at $43.00 on Monday.

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