Cisco Systems, Inc. Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-0.560 (-0.996%)
52 week
35.28 - 56.42

Last traded: Yesterday at 8:00 PM

Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, Japan, and China. It provides infrastructure platforms, including networking technologies of switching, routing, wireless, and data center products that are designed to work together to deliver networking capabilities, and transport and/or store data. The company also offers collaboration products comprising unified communications, Cisco TelePresence, and conferencing, as well as the Internet of Things and analytics software. In addition, it provides security products, such as network security, cloud and email security, identity and access management, advanced threat protection, and unified threat management products; and cloud and system management products. Further, the company offers a range of service and support options for its customers, including technical support and advanced services. It serves businesses of various sizes, public institutions, governments, and service providers. The company sells its products and services directly, as well as through systems integrators, service providers, other resellers, and distributors. Cisco Systems, Inc. has strategic alliances with Internet2 to deliver next-generation capabilities and software solutions; and Tele2 Iot on connectivity management platform 2CONTROL. Cisco Systems, Inc. was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorCommunication Equipment / Technology
Full time employees77500
Mailing address170 West Tasman Drive San Jose CA 95134 United States
Phone / Fax408 526 4000 / 408 853 3683


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Cisco Systems, Inc. paid $1.45 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 01 July 2021.The dividend payout ratio is 59.92%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.CSCO dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

CSCO's forward dividend amount is $1.48 and the forward dividend yield is 2.63%. A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Aug 2021, following are the company executives and directors listed on Cisco Systems, Inc..

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Charles H. RobbinsChairman & CEO543.95M
Ms. Maria MartinezExec. VP & COO621.47M
Mr. Tiang Yew TanChairman of APJC501.34M
Ms. Geraldine T. ElliottExec. VP and Chief Customer & Partner Officer631.74M
Mr. Richard Scott HerrenExec. VP & CFO58
Mr. Pratik S. BhattSr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer53
Ms. Jacqueline GuichelaarSr. VP & Group Chief Information Officer48
Ms. Marilyn MoraDirector of Global Investor Relations
Ms. Maria PoveromoSr. VP & Chief Communications Officer
Mr. Derek IdemotoSr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Cisco Investments

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Cisco Systems, Inc. is 234.69B and its enterprise value is 223.65B. The enterprise value to revenue ratio of CSCO is 4.58.

The CSCO's stocks Beta value is 0.90 making it 10% less volatile compared to NASDAQ market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Cisco Systems, Inc.'s Stock Symbol?

Cisco Systems, Inc. trades on NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CSCO".

2. What is Cisco Systems, Inc.'s stock price today?

One share of CSCO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.69.

3. How can I contact Cisco Systems, Inc.?

Cisco Systems, Inc.'s mailing address is 170 West Tasman Drive San Jose CA 95134 United States. The company can be reached via phone at 408 526 4000.

4. What is Cisco Systems, Inc.'s official website?

The official website of Cisco Systems, Inc. is