Oracle Corporation (ORCL) : Ruffer Llp scooped up 57,404 additional shares in Oracle Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 9, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 5,062,686 shares of Oracle Corporation which is valued at $208,987,678.Oracle Corporation makes up approximately 8.92% of Ruffer Llp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Ajo Lp reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 12,324 shares or 2.23% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 541,279 shares of ORCL which is valued at $22,279,044. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 0.10% of Ajo Lp’s portfolio.Janney Montgomery Scott reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 600 shares or 0.34% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 175,270 shares of ORCL which is valued at $7,208,855. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 0.11% of Janney Montgomery Scott’s portfolio.Qci Asset Management Incny reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 29 shares or 2.36% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,202 shares of ORCL which is valued at $49,438. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 0.01% of Qci Asset Management Incny’s portfolio.Welch Group reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 1,407 shares or 26.06% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,993 shares of ORCL which is valued at $163,873. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 0.03% of Welch Group’s portfolio.Farmers Merchants Investments Inc reduced its stake in ORCL by selling 25,833 shares or 13.37% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 167,385 shares of ORCL which is valued at $6,904,631. Oracle Corporation makes up approx 0.74% of Farmers Merchants Investments Inc’s portfolio.
Oracle Corporation closed down -0.11 points or -0.27% at $41.21 with 98,76,443 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $41.38, the shares hit an intraday low of $41.07 and an intraday high of $41.38 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
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