2017 Revenues: 49,2 bn USD
2017 Net income: 9,06 bn USD
2017 Total assets: 130 bn USD
11/2017 Market cap: 170 bn USD
Number of employees: 73.000
On October 25th Google and Cisco announced hybrid cloud partnership. "Unsurprisingly, given Google’s recent focus, this partnership centers around the Google-incubated Kubernetes container orchestration tool, as well as the Istio service mesh for connecting and securing microservices across clouds."
"For Google it's another partnership with a powerful enterprise vendor; for Cisco, it marks an evolution of the company's cloud strategy"
Price target for CSCo: 80 USD until 2020. Net gain of 165%. CSCO will add approximately 400 points to the DJIA in this period of time.