Verisk Analytics (VRSK) : Integrated Investment Consultants reduced its stake in Verisk Analytics by 1.94% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 912 shares of Verisk Analytics which is valued at $72,385 after selling 18 shares in Verisk Analytics , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016.Verisk Analytics makes up approximately 0.04% of Integrated Investment Consultants’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund boosted its stake in VRSK in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 456 additional shares and now holds a total of 39,290 shares of Verisk Analytics which is valued at $3,118,447. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.07% of Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund’s portfolio.Legal General Group Plc boosted its stake in VRSK in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 12,353 additional shares and now holds a total of 674,677 shares of Verisk Analytics which is valued at $53,569,354. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.06% of Legal General Group Plc’s portfolio.Independent Portfolio Consultants boosted its stake in VRSK in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 10 additional shares and now holds a total of 8,508 shares of Verisk Analytics which is valued at $683,192. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.21% of Independent Portfolio Consultants’s portfolio.
Verisk Analytics opened for trading at $79.47 and hit $80.14 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $79.37, with a gain of 0.01% or 0.01 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 5,80,196 shares. Company has a market cap of $13,411 M.
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.