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Analysis before buying or selling Crowdstrike shares

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If you want to buy or trade Crowdstrike shares, we recommend that you first make sure that you have the right knowledge about this company. This will help you to make a good analysis of the stock and to anticipate its growth potential. In this article, we will provide you with important information about the company, such as details of its activities and sources of revenue, its main competitors in the market and its recent partners. We will also explain how to perform a good fundamental analysis of this stock.

Elements to consider before selling or buying Crowdstrike shares

Analysis N°1

First of all, and with regard to the technological aspect of the Crowdstrike group's activities, it is necessary to take an interest in the innovations made by the group and its budget investments in research and development.

Analysis N°2

It will also be important to look at the strategic partnerships that the group will establish to create new products or services or to combine its services with those of other major groups.

Analysis N°3

Of course, the competition in this sector will also have to be closely monitored and is increasingly important in view of the growing needs of companies.

Analysis N°4

Similarly, the Group's various strategic operations such as acquisitions, mergers or joint ventures may of course have a significant impact on its activities and performance.

Analysis N°5

Finally, it will be important to keep an eye on the company's annual and quarterly financial results, making sure that these figures are systematically compared with forecasts and previous results.

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General presentation of Crowdstrike

In order to carry out your analysis of Crowdstrike shares, you also need to be familiar with the company, its activities and its sources of income. That is why we are now offering you a complete presentation of this group with some interesting details.

Crowdstrike Holdings Inc. is an American company that specialises in providing cyber security services. More specifically, the company offers its customers a cloud-based endpoint protection platform to prevent breaches.

It is also interesting to know how the Crowdstrike group's activities are distributed according to turnover:

  • The majority of the group's revenue comes from subscription sales, which account for more than 92% of turnover.
  • The remainder of the turnover comes from sales of professional services which generate the remaining 8%.

With regard to the geographical distribution of the group's revenues, it should be noted that the company currently generates more than 71.7% of its revenues in the United States, 14.2% in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, 9.2% in Asia-Pacific and 4.9% in the rest of the world.

Today, the Crowdstrike group employs around 3,394 people.

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The major competitors of Crowdstrike

If it is important to know the activities and sources of income of the Crowdstrike group, you must also know the major competitors of this company. That is why we are now proposing to find out who are the different major opponents of this company in its sector of activity:

VMWare 

this American IT company created in 1998 is a subsidiary of EMC Corporation. It offers various proprietary products related to the virtualisation of x86 architectures as well as cybersecurity services related to the cloud.

Microsoft Corporation 

of course, the American multinational specialising in computers and micro-computing is also in competition with Crowdstrike. Founded in 1975 by Bill Gates and Paul Allen, this company is now one of the largest market capitalisations on the Nasdaq market and is present in many IT sectors, including security, thanks to various subsidiaries. The group currently employs more than 148,000 people in nearly 120 different countries.

Sophos

This company specialises in security software and appliances. It was founded in 1985 in the UK by two students from Oxford University. The various products offered by Sophos include anti-virus, anti-spyware, anti-spam, firewalls, UTMs, mobile fleet management tools and encryption for desktops, servers, email servers and corporate networks and gateways.

Palo Alto Networks

this other American company is also in direct competition with Crowdstrike. It specialises in the construction of telecommunications equipment and in security services for networks and computers.

Fortinet 

This American multinational is another major competitor of Crowdstrike. It is based in California and specialises in the design and sale of cybersecurity software, equipment and services such as firewalls, antivirus, intrusion prevention and endpoint security systems. The Fortinet Group is currently the fourth largest network security company in the world in terms of revenue.


The major partners of Crowdstrike

Of course, the Crowdstrike group does not only have enemies in the market, but can also count on the support and backing of some strategic allies. Here are a few examples of partnerships recently set up by this company:

UiPath

The two companies, currently leaders in their respective industries, were the first RPA and endpoint security vendors to partner to extend endpoint security to RPA to enable full visibility for improved protection and speed of response. With this partnership, joint customers will have capabilities to correlate events to the original RPA processes to enable and accelerate threat detection, investigation and remediation with Crowdstrike for their UiPath environment.

Ivanti

Another partnership has also been signed with the publisher Ivanti in the field of IT for businesses. Indeed, the two specialists in IT Endpoint Management and Cloud Endpoint Protection have decided to join forces to meet the needs of companies facing increasing cybercrime. The aim of this partnership is to help IT teams who spend too much time managing security in the face of the proliferation of devices and the lack of human resources.

Zcaler

Finally, the group has also partnered with Zcaler to integrate a user terminal and web access security gateway to enhance threat protection. The two companies explained that they plan to use the detection feedback from the gateway to enforce conditional access rules on the endpoint platform. The goal is to prevent compromised or non-compliant endpoints from accessing corporate resources.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who are the main shareholders of the Crowdstrike group at present?

The main shareholders in Crowdstrike are currently The Vanguard Group with 5.91%, Jennison Associates LLC with 4.15%, Tiger Global Management with 3.62%, Allianz Global Investors with 2.46%, BlackRock Fund Advisors with 2.08%, SSgA Funds management with 2.04%, T Row Price Associates with 1.58%, Whale Rock Capital Management with 1.47%, Matrix Capital Management with 1.44% and Geode Capital Management with 1.30%.

Will Crowdstrike shares go up or down?

Of course, it is not possible to know with certainty whether Crowdstrike's share price will rise or fall in the coming weeks or months. However, it is possible to detect upward or downward signals by using various analyses such as fundamental analysis and technical analysis of the share price.

Where and how to buy or trade Crowdstrike shares?

If you want to invest in the Crowdstrike share price, you can buy Crowdstrike shares in cash using your trading account. But it is also possible to speculate on the rise or fall of the share price by using derivatives such as CFDs or contracts for difference.

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