Visa Inc (V) : Consulta Ltd scooped up 585,000 additional shares in Visa Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 12, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 850,000 shares of Visa Inc which is valued at $68,068,000.Visa Inc makes up approximately 8.25% of Consulta Ltd’s portfolio.
Visa Inc closed down -0.25 points or -0.31% at $80.08 with 71,86,655 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $80.25, the shares hit an intraday low of $79.9 and an intraday high of $80.69 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Oakwood Capital Managementca boosted its stake in V in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,965 additional shares and now holds a total of 104,502 shares of Visa Inc which is valued at $8,368,520. Visa Inc makes up approx 2.19% of Oakwood Capital Managementca’s portfolio.Grassi Investment Management reduced its stake in V by selling 3,399 shares or 3.25% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 101,254 shares of V which is valued at $8,108,420. Visa Inc makes up approx 1.59% of Grassi Investment Management’s portfolio.Indiana Trust Investment Management Co boosted its stake in V in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 4,200 additional shares and now holds a total of 5,345 shares of Visa Inc which is valued at $415,948. Visa Inc makes up approx 0.23% of Indiana Trust Investment Management Co’s portfolio.Private Asset Management Inc reduced its stake in V by selling 2,315 shares or 1.58% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 144,502 shares of V which is valued at $11,245,146. Visa Inc makes up approx 2.05% of Private Asset Management Inc’s portfolio.First National Bank Of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services reduced its stake in V by selling 1,625 shares or 3.73% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 41,944 shares of V which is valued at $3,264,082. Visa Inc makes up approx 1.93% of First National Bank Of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Visa Inc reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Jan 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.68. The company had revenue of $3565.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3605.16 million. The company’s revenue was up 5.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $2.53 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Visa Inc. Compass Point Initiated Visa Inc on Apr 15, 2016 to “Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $80.Visa Inc was Downgraded by BofA/Merrill to ” Neutral” on Feb 11, 2016. Shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jan 29, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 87 from a previous price target of $91 .
Visa Inc. is a payments technology company. The Company is engaged in operating a processing network VisaNet which facilitates authorization clearing and settlement of payment transactions across the world. The Company provides its services to consumers businesses financial institutions and governments in more than 200 countries and territories for electronic payments. The Company offers fraud protection for account holders and rapid payment for merchants. The Company provides a variety of payment solutions that support payment products that issuers can offer to their account holders such as pay now with debit pay ahead with prepaid or pay later with credit products. The Company offers a suite of digital eCommerce and mobile products and services.