With the turn of the year just a few days away, FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE) is looking ahead to the mechanics of a turnaround in its stock price, which has lost nearly 33% of its value this year.

In the following slideshow, we discuss the factors that have weighed on the FEYE symbol, providing context from competitive peers such as Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) and Splunk Inc (NASDAQ:SPLK). We also isolate the actions that could give FireEye's stock room to breathe in 2016. For an overview of FireEye's current situation and future prospects, simply click through the presentation directly below.

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