Alliance Data Systems Corporation (ADS) : Amica Mutual Insurance Co added new position in Alliance Data Systems Corporation during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 8,173 shares of Alliance Data Systems Corporation which is valued at $1,817,021 , the company said in a statement filed on Aug 2, 2016 with the SEC.Alliance Data Systems Corporation makes up approximately 0.17% of Amica Mutual Insurance Co’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Amica Retiree Medical Trust added ADS to its portfolio by purchasing 933 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $207,425. Alliance Data Systems Corporation makes up approx 0.17% of Amica Retiree Medical Trust’s portfolio. Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust sold out all of its stake in ADS during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 983 shares of ADS which is valued $227,682. Sumitomo Life Insurance Co sold out all of its stake in ADS during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 2,343 shares of ADS which is valued $495,076.
Alliance Data Systems Corporation opened for trading at $222.79 and hit $224.525 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $222.91, with a gain of 0.24% or 0.54 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,60,807 shares. Company has a market cap of $13,138 M.
On the company’s financial health, Alliance Data Systems Corporation reported $3.68 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.09 according to the earnings call on Jul 21, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $3.59. The company had revenue of $1748.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1641.29 million. The company’s revenue was up 16.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $3.32 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Alliance Data Systems Corporation. Alliance Data Systems Corporation was Downgraded by BMO Capital Markets to ” Market Perform” on Jul 22, 2016. Alliance Data Systems Corporation was Downgraded by Stifel to ” Hold” on Jul 18, 2016. Shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Jul 7, 2016 to “Overweight” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 240 from a previous price target of $280 .
Alliance Data Systems Corporation is a provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions serving consumer-based businesses in a variety of industries. The Company operates through three segments: LoyaltyOne which includes the Company’s Canadian AIR MILES Reward Program and BrandLoyalty; Epsilon which provides direct marketing solutions and Private Label Services and Credit which provides risk management solutions account origination funding transaction processing customer care collections and marketing services for the Company’s private label and co-brand retail credit card programs. The Company offers a portfolio of integrated outsourced marketing solutions including customer loyalty programs database marketing services end-to-end marketing services analytics and creative services direct marketing services and private label and co-brand retail credit card programs.