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Zscaler Inc

Zscaler, Inc. operates as a cloud security company worldwide. The company provides Zscaler Internet Access solution that provides users, servers, operational technology, internet of things, and device secure access to externally managed applications, including software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications and internet destinations; and Zscaler Private Access solution, which is designed to provide access to internally managed applications, either hosted internally in data centers, and private or public clouds.

Zscaler stock last closed at $180.15, up 2.36% from the previous day, and has decreased 30.31% in one year. It has overperformed other stocks in the Software - Infrastructure industry by 0.04 percentage points. Zscaler stock is currently +43.98% from its 52-week low of $125.12, and -52.1% from its 52-week high of $376.11.

There are currently 143.05M shares of ZS outstanding. The market cap of ZS is $25.77B. In the last 24 hours, 1.55M ZS shares were traded.

How to Buy Zscaler Stock

Not sure how to invest in Zscaler stock? Here's how.
  1. Figure out where to buy Zscaler stock: You need to pick an online brokerage, but don't worry - we've researched dozens of stock brokerages and apps to help you decide where to buy Zscaler stock.
  2. Create your brokerage account: Sign up for 0% commission trading with the highest-rated brokerage we've found. It's the best place to buy ZS stock.
  3. Deposit funds into your investment account: Select your method of payment and add your information.
  4. Analyze Zscaler stock: The Zscaler ticker symbol is ZS. Is Zscaler stock a good investment? Should you buy shares of ZS? How do ZS's underlying business fundamentals look? Do top analysts think Zscaler is a good buy? Why has ZS's stock price moved recently? (Hint: Our stock analysis website can help you figure out if ZS is a good stock to buy).
  5. Execute your ZS buy order: Decide if you will purchase ZS shares at the current market price or use a limit order to buy ZS shares at a particular price.
  6. Get the latest scoop on your ZS position: Create a watchlist to the latest updates on your position in Zscaler shares.

Step 1: Figure out where to buy Zscaler stock

You need a brokerage account to access the NASDAQ market and buy ZS shares.

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Step 2: Create your brokerage account

Now that you've picked the next step is brokerage, selected to fill out some personal details so you can buy ZS today.

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Step 3: Deposit funds into your investment account

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Step 4: Analyze Zscaler stock

It's important to evaluate stocks before you buy, so you actually wrap your head around the risk and upside.

Zscaler stock at a glance

ZS Price
$180.15
1w %
6.74%
1y %
-30.31%
5y %
N/A
P/E
-65.04x
P/B
44.95x
P/S
23.27x
PEG
N/A
Revenue
$1.09B
Earnings
-$390.28M
Fore. Rev. Growth
34.43%
Fore. Earn. Growth
N/A
Market Cap
$25.77B
Next Earnings
Nov 28, 2022
Next Dividend
N/A

Zscaler Zen Score

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You can see all of the due diligence checks on ZS's stock page.

How is ZS stock valued?

You can use a variety of different financial metrics, analyses, models, and charts to gauge ZS's intrinsic value.

Using relative valuations metrics:

  • ZS may be overvalued based on its P/B ratio of 44.95x, relative to Software - Infrastructure industry P/B ratio of 10.27x

You can do additional valuation research on ZS's stock here.

Is ZS a healthy company?

Passed Health Checks:

  • ZS's operating cash flow of $321.91M allows it to safely service it's debt of $1.05B.
  • Total ZS debt is lower than 5 years ago, relative to shareholder equity.
  • There are more short-term assets than short-term liabilities on the ZS balance sheet.
  • There are more short-term assets than long-term liabilities on the ZS balance sheet.

Failed Health Checks:

  • ZS earnings of -$327.05M is not enough to cover its interest payments.
  • ZS has a relatively high debt to equity ratio of 3.94.
  • ZS profit margin has gone up by 0.03 percentage points in the past year, but the company is still unprofitable.

Is ZS stock a Buy, Hold, or Sell?

Out of 30 Equities analysts who give ratings on ZS, the consensus analyst rating on ZS is a Buy

Should I buy or sell ZS stock?

Based on 30 analysts offering ratings for Zscaler Inc.
Buy
Strong Buy
12 analysts 40%
Buy
10 analysts 33.33%
Hold
8 analysts 26.67%
Sell
0 analysts 0%
Strong Sell
0 analysts 0%

Latest ZS Analyst Forecasts

Sterling Auty, a bottom 1% analyst from Moffett Nathanson initiates coverage on ZS with a hold rating and announces their ZS price target of $268.00, on Sep 22, 2022.

Catharine Trebnick, a bottom 47% analyst from MKM Partners initiates coverage on ZS with a strong buy rating and announces their ZS price target of $225.00, on Sep 16, 2022.

Joseph Gallo, a top 31% analyst from Jefferies initiates coverage on ZS with a hold rating and announces their ZS price target of $200.00, on Sep 15, 2022.

Joshua Tilton, a bottom 14% analyst from Wolfe Research maintains ZS with a buy rating and raises their ZS price target from $204.00 to $211.00, on Sep 12, 2022.

Brian Colley, a bottom 15% analyst from Stephens & Co. maintains ZS with a strong buy rating and raises their ZS price target from $200.00 to $210.00, on Sep 9, 2022.

You can dig deeper into what analysts are forecasting on the Zscaler stock forecast page.

ZS Momentum

SMA10
166.99
SMA20
171.73
SMA50
166.56
SMA100
159.2
SMA200
200.45
MACD
1.81
MACD Signal
0.94
MACD Histogram
0.88
RSI
59.32
Stochastic %K
73.27
Stochastic %D
52.82
StochRSI %K
84.85
StochRSI %D
59.66

ZS Revenue

Last year, ZS revenue was $1.09B. During the last five year, ZS's revenue has increased by 54.06% per year. This was faster than the Software - Infrastructure industry average of 20.27%.

Learn more about ZS's earnings and revenue performance here.

Latest Insiders Trades at ZS

In the past 12 months, insiders at ZS have sold more shares than they have bought.

Dali Rajic, Chief Operating Officer of ZS, was the latest ZS insider to sell. They sold $3,360,000.00 worth of ZS shares on Sep 30, 2022.

Learn more about who owns ZS stock here.

Can I get consistent income from ZS stock?

No, Zscaler doesn't provide an income stream by paying out dividends.

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Step 5: Execute your ZS buy order

You have two main options:

  • Market order: A market order is an order to buy or sell a stock at the best price on the market.
    Market orders are generally the easiest way to buy.
  • Limit order: A limit order lets you buy or sell a security at a specific price (or better).
    If you want to be sure you're buying or selling at a particular dollar amount, place a limit order.

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Step 6: Get the latest scoop on your ZS position

Now that you own some ZS stock, you'll want to keep up with your new shares.

Put ZS on a watchlist to monitor your ZS stock.

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How to Buy Stock in Zscaler

To reiterate, here are the 6 steps to buy Zscaler stock:

  1. Figure out where to buy Zscaler stock
  2. Create your brokerage account
  3. Deposit funds into your investment account
  4. Analyze Zscaler stock
  5. Execute your ZS buy order
  6. Get the latest scoop on your ZS position

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NASDAQ: ZS
$180.15+4.15 (+2.36%)
Updated Oct 5, 2022
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NASDAQ: ZS
$180.15+4.15 (+2.36%)
Updated Oct 5, 2022
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FAQ

How much does it cost to buy one Zscaler share?

As of Oct 5, 2022, it costs $180.15 to buy one share of Zscaler stock.

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Is now a good time to buy Zscaler stock?

According to 30 Wall Street analysts who monitor Zscaler, their consensus recommendation is to buy Zscaler stock.

What is the best way to buy Zscaler stock?

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