Actua Corp (ACTA) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May-5-2016. The company said it had a profit of $-0.11 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.26. Analysts had a consensus of $-0.37. The company posted revenue of $34.60 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $34.23 million. The company’s revenue was up 13.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.10 EPS.
Actua Corp closed down -0.16 points or -1.70% at $9.23 with 58,810 shares getting traded on Wednesday. Post opening the session at $9.33, the shares hit an intraday low of $9.23 and an intraday high of $9.54 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red.
In a different news, on Mar 7, 2016, Walter W Iii Buckley (CEO) purchased 12,000 shares at $8.57 per share price. According to the SEC, on Mar 7, 2016, Douglas A Alexander (President) purchased 20,000 shares at $8.67 per share price. On Jun 23, 2015, Thomas P Gerrity (director) purchased 10,000 shares at $12.99 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Actua Corporation formerly ICG Group Inc. is a multi-vertical cloud technology company. The Company operates through two segments: the vertical cloud segment and the vertical cloud (venture) segment. The vertical cloud-based businesses include BOLT Solutions Inc. (Bolt) FolioDynamix GovDelivery Holdings Inc. (GovDelivery) and MSDSonline Holdings Inc. (MSDSonline) which operate in the commercial and personal property and casualty insurance wealth management government communications and environmental health and safety (EH&S) markets respectively. The vertical cloud (venture) businesses include InstaMed Holdings Inc. (InstaMed) and Parchment Inc. (Parchment) which operate a cloud-based healthcare payments network and an education credentials technology respectively.