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Raymond James Financial Inc. increased their price objective on Cisco Systems from $32.00 to $34.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a report on Friday, September 23rd. Grove Bank & Trust now owns 3,620 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $113,000 after purchasing an additional 2,120 shares during the last quarter. Cisco Systems comprises 0.8% of Arizona State Retirement System's holdings, making the stock its 21st largest holding.

Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of CSCO. Foundry Partners LLC purchased a new stake in Cisco Systems in the second quarter valued at approximately $12,460,000.

Historically speaking, the stock's post-earnings reactions have tended to be lackluster, with CSCO closing lower the next day in five out of the last eight quarters - including a 4% dip in August and a 7.2% drop in May. Amf Pensionsforsakring Ab bolstered its investment by buying 586,059 shares an increase of 14.3% in the quarter. Great West Life Assurance Co. BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd raised its position in shares of Cisco Systems by 1.0% in the first quarter. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. now owns 29,620 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $927,000 after purchasing an additional 573 shares in the last quarter. Barnett & Company Inc. lifted its position in Cisco Systems by 1,511.5% in the 2nd quarter. Baystate Wealth Management LLC now owns 7,537 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $146,000 after buying an additional 1,484 shares during the period. The Dow stock started the month off strong, touching a 16-year high of $34.75 on November 1. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, October 10 by Piper Jaffray. Cisco Systems, Inc. The stock has a market capitalization of $168,311.06, a P/E ratio of 15.66, a P/E/G ratio of 2.97 and a beta of 1.15. Cisco Systems's quarterly revenue was down 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts predict that Cisco Systems, Inc. will post 2.18 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 13.20% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 26,334,633 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $824,310,000 after acquiring an additional 618,346 shares in the last quarter. The firm had revenue of $12.13 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $12.07 billion. Cisco Systems had a net margin of 20.02% and a return on equity of 16.91%. Cisco Systems's quarterly revenue was down 4.0% compared to the same quarter a year ago. OLD Dominion Capital Management Inc. raised its stake in Cisco Systems by 1.2% in the second quarter. Investors of record on Thursday, October 5th were given a dividend of $0.29 per share. Howard Weil downgraded PBF Energy Inc (NYSE:PBF) on Wednesday, October 19 to "Sector Outperform" rating. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.43%. Cisco Systems's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 60.73%.

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The stock decreased 1.66% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $30.77. It is positive, as 90 investors sold CSCO shares while 594 reduced holdings. Credit Suisse Group reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Cisco Systems in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. On Thursday, June 1 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Hold". (NASDAQ:CSCO) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, September 6 by RBC Capital Markets. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and twenty-two have issued a buy rating to the company.

On October 31 Oppenheimer Holdings made no change to the company rating of "Buy" projecting a price of $36.00.

Cisco Systems, Inc designs and sells a range of products, provides services and delivers integrated solutions to develop and connect networks around the world.