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Cloudflare Inc. (NET) Shares Down Despite Recent Market Volatility

The stock of Cloudflare Inc. (NYSE: NET) has decreased by -1.55 when compared to last closing price of 56.80. Despite this, the company has experienced a 9.20% gain in its stock price over the last five trading sessions. Barron’s reported on 04/28/23 that Cloudflare Sinks on Guidance Cut. Analyst Expects Another.

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Additionally, the 36-month beta value for NET is 0.97. There are mixed opinions on the stock, with 13 analysts rating it as a “buy,” 1 rating it as “overweight,” 15 rating it as “hold,” and 1 rating it as “sell.”

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The average price predicted by analysts for NET is $57.09, which is $2.73 above the current price. The public float for NET is 282.09M and currently, short sellers hold a 6.76% ratio of that float. The average trading volume of NET on May 24, 2023 was 5.28M shares.

NET’s Market Performance

NET stock saw a decrease of 9.20% in the past week, with a monthly decline of -10.53% and a quarterly a decrease of -9.03%. The volatility ratio for the week is 5.56%, and the volatility levels for the last 30 days are 5.16% for Cloudflare Inc. (NET). The simple moving average for the past 20 days is 10.70% for NET’s stock, with a 1.32% simple moving average for the past 200 days.

NET Trading at 0.28% from the 50-Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought NET to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -30.95% of loss for the given period.

Volatility was left at 5.16%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 5.56%, as shares sank -3.74% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +1.21% upper at present.

During the last 5 trading sessions, NET rose by +9.20%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by -24.68% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $50.41. In addition, Cloudflare Inc. saw 23.69% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.

Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at NET starting from Zatlyn Michelle, who sale 12,820 shares at the price of $58.83 back on May 19. After this action, Zatlyn Michelle now owns 0 shares of Cloudflare Inc., valued at $754,155 using the latest closing price.

SEIFERT THOMAS J, the Chief Financial Officer of Cloudflare Inc., sale 16,900 shares at $57.35 during a trade that took place back on May 18, which means that SEIFERT THOMAS J is holding 263,209 shares at $969,214 based on the most recent closing price.

Stock Fundamentals for NET

Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:

  • -25.51 for the present operating margin
  • +76.15 for the gross margin

The net margin for Cloudflare Inc. stands at -19.83. The total capital return value is set at -11.54, while invested capital returns managed to touch -9.12. Equity return is now at value -31.00, with -7.40 for asset returns.

Based on Cloudflare Inc. (NET), the company’s capital structure generated 252.75 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 71.65. Total debt to assets is 60.94, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 247.42. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 70.14.

When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 17.82, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.11. The receivables turnover for the company is 7.55 and the total asset turnover is 0.39. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 4.74.


In conclusion, Cloudflare Inc. (NET) has seen mixed performance in recent times. Analysts have a mixed opinion on the stock, with some rating it as a “buy” and others rating it as a “hold”. It’s important to note that the stock is currently trading at a significant distance from its 50-day moving average and its 52-week high.