Factset Research Systems Inc (FDS): Joseph E Jr Laird , director of Factset Research Systems Inc sold 2,500 shares on Apr 13, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Apr 14, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $151.83 per share for a total value of $379,250.00 according the SEC Form 4 Filing.
Company has been under the radar of several Street Analysts.FactSet Research Systems is Initiated by Sterne Agee CRT to Neutral. The Rating was issued on Mar 22, 2016.FactSet Research Systems is Downgraded by Stifel to Hold. Earlier the firm had a rating of Buy on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Mar 16, 2016.FactSet Research Systems is Downgraded by UBS to Sell while Lowering the Price Target of the company shares to $ 138 from a previous price target of $164 . Earlier the firm had a rating of Neutral on the company shares. The Rating was issued on Mar 10, 2016.
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 -12.5%.Institutional Investors own 91.92% of FactSet Research Systems shares.During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -0.39%.
Shares of FactSet Research Systems (FDS) ended Monday, Apr 11, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -1.87 points or -1.26% at $146.59 with 2,58,027 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $149.46, the shares hit an intraday low of $146.52 and an intraday high of $150.2 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $6,038 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 4,11,90,780 shares. The 52-week high of FactSet Research Systems is $177.28 and the 52-week low is $135.95.
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.