On Apr, 16 Verisk Analytics, Inc. (VRSK) Sets 12-Month High at $106.91

April 16, 2018 - By Patrick Harkless

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Big Money Sentiment increased to 1.08 in 2017 Q4. It has change of 0.05, from 2017Q3’s 1.03. The ratio is positive due to Verisk Analytics, Inc. positioning: 28 sold and 156 reduced. 68 funds bought holdings and 131 increased holdings. Investors holded 149.72 million in 2017Q3 but now own 144.47 million shares or 3.50% less.
Mutual Of America Mgmt Ltd Liability Co holds 0.03% of its capital in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) for 18,249 shs. Mason Street Advisors Lc has invested 0.05% in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). Apg Asset Mngmt Nv has invested 0.04% of its capital in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). Stephens Invest Mgmt Gp Lc has 0.81% invested in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) for 369,540 shs. Curbstone Fincl Corp accumulated 7,050 shs. Uss Mgmt accumulated 0.85% or 760,000 shs. Clearbridge Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 225 shs. Metropolitan Life Ins New York owns 30,627 shs for 0.04% of their capital. Century Inc holds 0.15% or 1.58M shs. Quantbot Technology Ltd Partnership reported 0.01% in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). Ibm Retirement Fund invested in 0.04% or 2,283 shs. First Tru L P has 0.02% invested in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). Gulf Retail Bank (Uk) Ltd reported 48,547 shs. Logan Capital Mgmt accumulated 1.25% or 186,594 shs. Advisory Network Ltd Co, a Georgia-based fund reported 648 shs.

Verisk Analytics, Inc. had 15 selling transactions and 4 buys since October 20, 2017. This’s net activity of $45.31 million. LEHMAN JOHN F also sold $748,865 worth of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) shs. Thompson Kenneth E also sold $10.97M worth of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) on Monday, March 12. The insider IORDANOU CONSTANTINE sold $718,407. $300,000 worth of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) was sold by MILLS ANDREW G. The insider Foskett Christopher M sold $888,250. Shavel Lee had bought 388 shs worth $37,485 on Wednesday, January 10.

Today 1-year high was broke into by Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) with $112.26 PT or 5.00 % above today’s $106.91 price per share. On Apr, 16 the 1-year high was reported by Barchart.com. It has $17.66B MC. The company’s valuation will be $882.75 million more at $112.26 PT.

VRSK reached $106.91 on during the last trading session after $1.49 change.Currently Verisk Analytics, Inc. is uptrending after 27.59% change in last April 16, 2017. VRSK has 385,716 shares volume. VRSK outperformed the S&P 500 by 16.04%.

Analysts await Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $0.92 EPS, up 24.32 % or $0.18 from last year’s $0.74 per share. VRSK’s profit will be $151.93 million for 29.05 P/E if the $0.92 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.81 actual EPS reported by Verisk Analytics, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 13.58 % EPS growth.

Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 12 have positions in Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) as follows: 6 rated it a “Buy”, 0 with “Sell” and 6 with “Hold”. The positive are 50%. Since October 23, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Verisk Analytics has 26 analyst reports. On Friday, December 1 the rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Buy”. On Thursday, February 22 J.P. Morgan upgraded Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) to “Buy” rating. On Thursday, February 22 the firm earned “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird. The company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, January 18. On Thursday, November 2 the stock of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) earned “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse. On Thursday, November 2 the firm has “Overweight” rating given by Barclays Capital. On Tuesday, October 31 the rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy”. On Tuesday, October 31 SunTrust maintained the shares of VRSK in report with “Hold” rating. The stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Neutral” on Thursday, February 15. On Sunday, December 10 the rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”.

Verisk Analytics, Inc. provides data analytics solutions for clients in the insurance, natural resources, healthcare, financial services, and risk management markets in the United States and internationally.The company has $17.66 billion market cap. The company's Risk Assessment segment offers solutions to property and casualty insurance clients and focuses on prediction of loss, and selection and pricing of risk.32.5 is the P/E ratio. The Company’s solutions include industry-standard insurance programs that help P&C insurers in defining coverage and issue policies; actuarial services to help its clients analyze and price their risks; and customized services that include assisting with the development of independent insurance programs, analysis of their own underwriting experience, development of classification systems and rating plans, and other business decisions, as well as supplies information to various clients in other markets.

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