Fortinet Inc. (FTNT)

NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 81.97
Day Low/High 80.90 / 82.35
52 Wk Low/High 64.41 / 96.96
Avg Volume 1.54M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 170.99M
Market Cap 14.02B
EPS 2.00
P/E Ratio 38.48
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Today's Portfolio Moves

So far. Today I shorted more SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) at $156.50, and I am buying April $157 SPY puts at $1.55. I also added small to a sizeable position in ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury (TBT) at $60.75, bought Apple (AAPL) at $423.88, ...


Currently, only five out of 82 stocks I have mentioned in my diary are eligible to buy vs. five out of 77 in late February. Jerry (Jerry Seinfeld): (To Kramer and Morty) What is this about? Kramer (Michael Richards): I'm completely changing the conf...

Portfolio Moves

So far. Thus far today, I added small to my Fortinet (FTNT) long and my iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund (IWM) and SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) shorts. Also, I am bidding for more Ford (F), General Motors (GM) and Qlik Technologies (QLIK).

Tech Specs Get Some Respect

Qlik and Fortinet receive some positive attention from the analysts on Wall Street. Late last week I mentioned two speculative tech stocks on which I have initiated buys: Qlik Technologies (QLIK) and Fortinet (FTNT). On Qlik, Pacific Crest Securitie...

Back in the Saddle

And stocks more or less where I left 'em. I am back from my lecture to see stocks more or less where I left 'em (though well off the day's lows). This weekend, I will go back to the drawing board and update my fair market value calculation for the S...

That Was the Week That Was

Let's review. I have started a new end-of-week column that borrows from the title of a popular 1960s BBC comedy show hosted by David Frost for my look back at the week's daily diary highlights. I hope this relatively new column helps put the market ...

Someone Is Calling On Fortinet

An option trader just purchased nearly 9,000 May 23/May 26 call spreads. Earlier today I mentioned Fortinet (FTNT) as a speculative long. Well, someone just purchased almost 9,000 May 23/May 26 call spreads.

The Long and Short of It

I am adding to both sides. I have just added to longs in Apple (AAPL) at $426, Northwest Bancshares (NWBI) at $12.30, Fortinet (FTNT) at $22.20, Qlik (QLIK) at $24.50. I have added to my shorts in Henry Schein (HSIC) at $91.48, Yahoo! (YHOO) at $23....

Buying Two Depressed Techs

Namely, Qlik and Fortinet. Based my initial analysis, I am taking a long position in two depressed technology stocks Qlik Technologies (QLIK) and Fortinet (FTNT) now. But I would stress I am early in that analysis!

Stocks to Consider Post-SOTU

Stocks to Consider Post-SOTU

Surveying Obama's speech, we see affected sectors could include construction, cyber security and retail.

Fortinet numbers raised at Oppenheimer

Two Earnings Results

Fusion-io and Fortinet are in. Fusion-io (FIO) reported earnings of $0.13 per share revenue of $120.6 million compared with expectations for $0.08 on $119.9 million, but guidance was poor (I have been out of this name for a while). Fortinet (FTNT) r...

Fortinet downgraded at Wunderlich

Fortinet downgraded at JMP

Fortinet It and Forget It

Fortinet It and Forget It

Breakout Stocks Portfolio Manager Bryan Ashenberg recommends taking a long term view on security pure-play Fortinet.

Fortinet upgraded at Oppenheimer


Cyber security and tackling complex issues.

Delving Into Sourcefire and Fusion-io

Here is a detailed analysis of my long strategy on these two tech names. Weak order guidance at Fortinet (FTNT), Mellanox Technologies (MLNX) and Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP); EPS whiffs at Microsoft (MSFT), Google (GOOG), IBM (IBM) and ...

Security Stocks Shine Through the Gloom: Tech Trends

Security Stocks Shine Through the Gloom: Tech Trends

With earnings season up and running, TheStreet's James Rogers breaks down this week's results from security stars Check Point and Fortinet and weighs Symantec's prospects.

The Long And The Short Of It

The Long And The Short Of It

Jill Malandrino and Scott Redler, chief strategic officer at, reveal how to trade stocks ahead of earnings season: retail, banks, tech.

Cyber Security and What You Need to Know

Cyber Security and What You Need to Know

James Rogers, Senior Tech Editor for TheStreet and Jill Malandrino review the complex issues consumers, institutions and the government face in the ever-evolving world of cyber crime. We will be focusing on these topics and more when we co-host a webinar on Monday, October 22 with Larry Collins of Zurich. Details are on

Fortinet numbers lowered at Jefferies

Fortinet upgraded at Wunderlich

Layoffs Coming at McAfee

According to Reuters. Break in: On Reuters, Intel's (INTC) McAfee unit will cut a "small percentage of global workforce." This Intel unit has been hurt by the competitive presence of Sourcefire (FIRE) and Fortinet (FTNT) among others.

Tech Torch Being Passed

The new generation of tech leaders is prepared to take over. Speaking of Microsoft (MSFT), here are some brief (and obvious) words about the shift in technology leadership. Fifteen years ago, we saw a massive shift from mainframes to personal comput...

Mr. Market's Wild Ride

Mr. Market's Wild Ride

Breakout Stocks Portfolio Manager Bryan Ashenberg reviews the market's reaction to recent quarterly results from Allot Communications and Sourcefire.

Fortinet numbers raised at UBS

Signing Off

Today's post-close reports are better than yesterday's. I am seeing better earnings reports and guidance after the close today compared with yesterday -- specifically, Fortinet (FTNT), Visa (V) and Whole Foods Market (WFM) all look better than expec...

Palo Alto CEO: We're Re-Inventing Security

Palo Alto CEO: We're Re-Inventing Security

Palo Alto Networks CEO Mark McLaughlin explains how the newly-public company is re-inventing network security.

Dropping F-Bombs

Namely, Fusion-io and Fortinet. Housekeeping item: I am out of all my Fusion-io (FIO) and Fortinet (FTNT) positions -- the common, the calls and the puts.