Dun & Bradstreet Corp (DNB) reported quarterly earnings results on Monday, May-9-2016. The company said it had a profit of $1.18 Earnings per Share for the quarter. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations beating the analyst consensus estimate by $0.23. Analysts had a consensus of $0.95. The company posted revenue of $375.00 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $376.34 million. The company’s revenue was up 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.33 EPS.
Dun & Bradstreet Corp opened for trading at $109.29 and hit $111.497 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $111.1, with a gain of 1.27% or 1.39 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,68,984 shares. Company has a market cap of $4,019 M.
In a different news, on Nov 10, 2015, Christopher J Coughlin (director) sold 2,330 shares at $112.50 per share price. According to the SEC, on Nov 10, 2015, Anastassia Lauterbach (director) sold 404 shares at $111.23 per share price. On Aug 18, 2015, Anthony Jr Pietrontone (PAO & Corporate Controller) sold 3,825 shares at $116.22 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is the source of commercial data analytics and insight on businesses. The Company’s commercial database contained over 240 million business records. The customers use D&B Risk management solutions to mitigate credit compliance and supplier risk and D&B Sales and marketing solutions to offers data management capabilities. It operates in North America which consists of its operations in the United States and Canada; Asia Pacific which consists of its operations in Australia Greater China India and Asia Pacific across the world network and Europe and other International markets which consists of its operations in the United Kingdom the Netherlands Belgium Latin America and its European across the world network. Its customers include manufacturers wholesalers and retailers in fields as banking technology telecommunications Government and insurance as well as sales marketing and business development professionals.