Verisk Analytics (VRSK) : Fcm Investmentstx scooped up 100 additional shares in Verisk Analytics during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 12, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 33,884 shares of Verisk Analytics which is valued at $2,690,390.Verisk Analytics makes up approximately 1.54% of Fcm Investmentstx’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Atria Investments sold out all of its stake in VRSK during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 2,511 shares of VRSK which is valued $199,373.Contravisory Investment Management reduced its stake in VRSK by selling 3,470 shares or 4.25% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 78,273 shares of VRSK which is valued at $6,269,667. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 2.05% of Contravisory Investment Management’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa boosted its stake in VRSK in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 17,928 additional shares and now holds a total of 89,906 shares of Verisk Analytics which is valued at $7,219,452. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.03% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.Chevy Chase Trust Holdings reduced its stake in VRSK by selling 1,035 shares or 0.77% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 133,459 shares of VRSK which is valued at $10,716,758. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.06% of Chevy Chase Trust Holdings’s portfolio.Washington Trust Bank reduced its stake in VRSK by selling 56 shares or 62.92% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 33 shares of VRSK which is valued at $2,650.
Verisk Analytics closed down -0.7 points or -0.87% at $79.4 with 6,48,135 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $79.82, the shares hit an intraday low of $79.16 and an intraday high of $80.07 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Verisk Analytics reported $0.73 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.03 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 2, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.76. The company had revenue of $498.30 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $504.47 million. The company’s revenue was up 16.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.77 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Verisk Analytics. Macquarie Initiated Verisk Analytics on Aug 26, 2016 to “Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $88.
Verisk Analytics Inc. is a provider of information about risk to professionals in insurance healthcare financial services Government supply chain and risk management. The Company provides predictive analytics and decision-support solutions in fraud prevention actuarial science insurance coverages fire protection catastrophe and weather risk profitability optimization data management among others. The Company operates in two segments: Risk Assessment and Decision Analytics. The Company’s Risk Assessment segment serves its P&C insurance customers and focuses on the first two decision making processes in its Risk Analysis Framework: prediction of loss and selection and pricing of risk. The Company’s Decision Analytics segment provides P&C insurance solutions to P&C insurers in the United States.