Oracle Corporation (ORCL) : Independent Franchise Partners Llp scooped up 340,208 additional shares in Oracle Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 3, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 14,524,643 shares of Oracle Corporation which is valued at $591,298,217.Oracle Corporation makes up approximately 6.13% of Independent Franchise Partners Llp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Amg National Trust Bank reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 766 shares or 1.81% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 41,598 shares of ORCL which is valued at $1,693,455. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 0.15% of Amg National Trust Bank’s portfolio.Torch Wealth Management reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 246 shares or 0.38% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 64,433 shares of ORCL which is valued at $2,646,908. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 1.89% of Torch Wealth Management’s portfolio.St. Johns Investment Management Company reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 304 shares or 1.54% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 19,399 shares of ORCL which is valued at $800,209. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 0.70% of St. Johns Investment Management Company’s portfolio.Sumitomo Life Insurance Co reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 24,439 shares or 14.39% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 145,451 shares of ORCL which is valued at $6,056,580. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 0.80% of Sumitomo Life Insurance Co’s portfolio.Patton Albertson Miller Group reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 2,852 shares or 8.88% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 29,262 shares of ORCL which is valued at $1,213,203. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 0.53% of Patton Albertson Miller Group’s portfolio.
Oracle Corporation opened for trading at $41.18 and hit $41.4 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $41.16, with a gain of 0.07% or 0.03 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,14,27,817 shares. Company has a market cap of $169,692 M.
On the company’s financial health, Oracle Corporation reported $0.81 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jun 16, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.82. The company had revenue of $10596.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $10458.54 million. The company’s revenue was down -1.1 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.78 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Oracle Corporation. Rosenblatt Initiated Oracle Corporation on Aug 8, 2016 to “Buy”, Price Target of the shares are set at $48.Company shares were Upgraded by BMO Capital Markets on Jul 12, 2016 to ” Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 47 from a previous price target of $45 .Oracle Corporation was Upgraded by JP Morgan to ” Neutral” on Jun 29, 2016.
Oracle Corporation (Oracle) is a provider of enterprise software and computer hardware products and services. The Companys offerings include Oracle database and middleware software application software cloud infrastructure hardware systems including computer server storage and networking products and related services. It operates through various segments including new software licenses and cloud software subscriptions which include software licenses and Oracle Cloud offerings; cloud infrastructure-as-a-service which provides deployment and management offerings; software license updates and product support which includes support enhancements and upgrades for Oracle software products; hardware systems products which includes servers storage networking virtualization software operating systems and management software; hardware systems support which provides software updates for software components and services business which offers consulting services