Verisk Analytics (VRSK) : Saddle Road Partners has sold out all of its stake in Verisk Analytics 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 16,130 shares of Verisk Analytics which is valued at $1,261,205.
Verisk Analytics closed down -0.09 points or -0.11% at $78.7 with 6,64,990 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $78.88, the shares hit an intraday low of $78.06 and an intraday high of $79.16 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Oakbrook Investments reduced its stake in VRSK by selling 13,000 shares or 77.15% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,850 shares of VRSK which is valued at $300,878. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.02% of Oakbrook Investments’s portfolio.Intermede Investment Partners Ltd boosted its stake in VRSK in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 107,398 additional shares and now holds a total of 367,595 shares of Verisk Analytics which is valued at $28,727,549. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 3.43% of Intermede Investment Partners Ltd’s portfolio. Simplex Trading added VRSK to its portfolio by purchasing 3,639 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $284,388. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.04% of Simplex Trading’s portfolio. Santa Fe Partners sold out all of its stake in VRSK during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 22,739 shares of VRSK which is valued $1,777,053.
On the company’s financial health, Verisk Analytics reported $0.80 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Feb 23, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.74. The company had revenue of $560.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $565.02 million. The company’s revenue was up 20.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.65 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Verisk Analytics. Verisk Analytics was Initiated by Sterne Agee CRT to “Neutral” on Mar 22, 2016.
Verisk Analytics Inc. is a provider of information about risk to professionals in insurance healthcare financial services Government supply chain and risk management. The Company provides predictive analytics and decision-support solutions in fraud prevention actuarial science insurance coverages fire protection catastrophe and weather risk profitability optimization data management among others. The Company operates in two segments: Risk Assessment and Decision Analytics. The Company’s Risk Assessment segment serves its P&C insurance customers and focuses on the first two decision making processes in its Risk Analysis Framework: prediction of loss and selection and pricing of risk. The Company’s Decision Analytics segment provides P&C insurance solutions to P&C insurers in the United States.