VASCO Data Security International (VDSI) : Mizuho Securities Usa has sold out all of its stake in VASCO Data Security International during the most recent quarter, according to the disclosure filed by the company on Apr 21, 2016 with the SEC. The investment management company has sold out 26,200 shares of VASCO Data Security International which is valued at $451,164.
VASCO Data Security International opened for trading at $17.35 and hit $17.66 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $17.5, with a gain of 0.75% or 0.13 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 2,81,712 shares. Company has a market cap of $702 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Boston Advisors reduced its stake in VDSI by selling 85,470 shares or 24.91% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 257,620 shares of VDSI which is valued at $4,436,216. VASCO Data Security International makes up approx 0.11% of Boston Advisors’s portfolio.First Quadrant L Pca boosted its stake in VDSI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 35,300 additional shares and now holds a total of 59,600 shares of VASCO Data Security International which is valued at $1,026,312. VASCO Data Security International makes up approx 0.02% of First Quadrant L Pca’s portfolio.New York State Teachers Retirement System reduced its stake in VDSI by selling 1,800 shares or 3.84% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 45,122 shares of VDSI which is valued at $777,001.Capital Impact Advisors boosted its stake in VDSI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 19,600 additional shares and now holds a total of 53,723 shares of VASCO Data Security International which is valued at $915,977. VASCO Data Security International makes up approx 0.43% of Capital Impact Advisors’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, VASCO Data Security International reported $0.09 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.10 based on the information available during the earnings call on Feb 16, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.19. The company had revenue of $50.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $49.17 million. The company’s revenue was down -18.4 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.32 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on VASCO Data Security International. Shares were Reiterated by Dougherty & Company on Feb 17, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 21 from a previous price target of $30 .
VASCO Data Security International Inc. (VASCO) is an IT security company. The Company through its operating subsidiaries designs develops and markets security solutions that secure and manage access to digital assets and protect transactions. Its products enable secure financial transactions over private enterprise networks and public networks such as the Internet. The Company’s user authentication is delivered through its hardware and software DIGIPASS security products (DIGIPASSES) many of which incorporate an electronic and digital signature capability which further protects the integrity of electronic transactions and data transmissions. VASCO’s primary product and service lines include three categories of solutions: Host System products which is typically a component of an organization’s IT infrastructure; Client Authenticators which are devices used by end users for authentication and Developer Tools which are used by application developers.