Large Inflow of Money Witnessed in FactSet Research Systems

FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) : FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) had a healthy money flow of $1.36 million into the stock during the Wednesdays trading session. The value of bullish trades on upticks was $3.8 million, whereas, investors only sold shares worth $2.44 million on downticks. The stock closed the day with an up-down ratio of 1.55.The money flow in the block trades to the tune of $0.01 million shows that the bulls were dominant, the large players used the weakness in the stock to accumulate it for the long-term. $0.01 million worth of transactions were on upticks. FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) stock slid $0.41 intraday and traded at 152.6, a change of -0.27% over previous days close. However, for the week, the company shares are -1.73% compared to previous weeks close.


In an insider trading activity, Stern Rachel Rebecca, officer (Senior Vice President) of Factset Research Systems Inc, unloaded 4,583 shares at an average price of $153.37 on April 14, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $702,895, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing. Currently the company Insiders own 2.6% of FactSet Research Systems shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -31.34% . Institutional Investors own 91.99% of FactSet Research Systems shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -35.99%.

The company shares have dropped -7.21% from its 1 Year high price. On Oct 23, 2015, the shares registered one year high at $177.28 and the one year low was seen on Feb 11, 2016. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $156.56 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $152.73. FactSet Research Systems (NYSE:FDS): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $154.70 and $152.11 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $157.75. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $157.27, notching a gain of 2.78% for the day. The total traded volume was 504,955 . The stock had closed at $153.01 on the previous day.

FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FactSet) is a provider of integrated financial information and analytical applications to the global investment community. The Company operates through three segments based on geographic business activities: the U.S., Europe and Asia Pacific. Sales, consulting, data collection, product development and software engineering are the primary functional groups within the U.S., Europe and Asia Pacific segments that provide global financial and economic information to investment managers, investment banks and other financial services professionals. The U.S. segment services finance professionals, including financial institutions throughout the Americas, while the European and Asia Pacific segments service investment professionals located throughout Europe and the Asia Pacific region, respectively. FactSet combines content regarding companies and securities from markets all over the globe into a single online platform of information and analytics.

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