FleetMatics Group PLC (FLTX) was Upgraded by Pacific Crest to ” Overweight”. Earlier the firm had a rating of “Sector Weight ” on the company shares. Pacific Crest advised their investors in a research report released on May 25, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on FleetMatics Group PLC. Shares were Reiterated by Stifel on May 5, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 55 from a previous price target of $63 .Shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on May 5, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 42 from a previous price target of $46 .Shares were Reiterated by Barclays on May 5, 2016 to “Overweight” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 46 from a previous price target of $49 .
On the company’s financial health, FleetMatics Group PLC reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, based on the information available during the earnings call on May 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus estimate of $0.35. The company had revenue of $78.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $79.32 million. The company’s revenue was up 20.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.33 EPS.
FleetMatics Group PLC opened for trading at $38.68 and hit $41.41 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $40.39, with a gain of 4.91% or 1.89 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 13,17,154 shares. Company has a market cap of $1,575 M.
In a different news, on May 24, 2016, Stephen J Lifshatz (Chief Financial Officer) sold 7,500 shares at $40.08 per share price. According to the SEC, on Apr 15, 2016, Brian Halligan (director) sold 500 shares at $35.42 per share price. On Oct 19, 2015, Peter John Mitchell (Chief Technology Officer) sold 4,819 shares at $53.47 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Fleetmatics Group PLC is a holding company. The Company is a provider of fleet management solutions delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS). Its mobile software platform enables businesses to manage their local fleets of commercial vehicles. It offers Web-based and mobile application solutions that provide fleet operators with access to vehicle location fuel usage speed and mileage and others into their mobile workforce. The Companys product offerings include Fleetmatics REVEAL a business intelligence-based fleet management solution for small and midsize businesses (SMBs); Fleetmatics REVEAL+ which extends Fleetmatics REVEAL to larger enterprises and Fleetmatics WORK a field service management solution. The Companys solutions include fleet management and field service management. The Companys subsidiaries are Fleetmatics Ireland Limited Fleetmatics (UK) Limited Fleetmatics USA LLC Fleetmatics Netherlands B.V. Fleetmatics de Mexico Srl and Fleetmatics Pty Ltd.