Holland Capital Management Lowers stake in Priceline Group Inc (PCLN)

Priceline Group Inc (PCLN) : Holland Capital Management reduced its stake in Priceline Group Inc by 11.12% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 102,311 shares of Priceline Group Inc which is valued at $130,818,937 after selling 12,800 shares in Priceline Group Inc , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 10, 2016.Priceline Group Inc makes up approximately 3.51% of Holland Capital Management’s portfolio.

Other Hedge Funds, Including , Rbo Co sold out all of its stake in PCLN during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 434 shares of PCLN which is valued $554,930.Trilogy Global Advisors Lp reduced its stake in PCLN by selling 11,941 shares or 15.48% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 65,203 shares of PCLN which is valued at $83,371,164. Priceline Group Inc makes up approx 2.39% of Trilogy Global Advisors Lp’s portfolio.Cim Investment Mangement Inc reduced its stake in PCLN by selling 113 shares or 17.41% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 536 shares of PCLN which is valued at $670,054. Priceline Group Inc makes up approx 0.29% of Cim Investment Mangement Inc’s portfolio. Douglass Winthrop Advisors added PCLN to its portfolio by purchasing 165 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $221,704. Priceline Group Inc makes up approx 0.02% of Douglass Winthrop Advisors’s portfolio.

Priceline Group Inc opened for trading at $1281.95 and hit $1289.45 on the upside on Monday, eventually ending the session at $1283.47, with a gain of 0.38% or 4.83 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,32,601 shares. Company has a market cap of $63,711 M.

On the company’s financial health, Priceline Group Inc reported $10.54 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.90 according to the earnings call on May 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $9.64. The company had revenue of $2148.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2122.97 million. The company’s revenue was up 16.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $8.12 EPS.

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Priceline Group Inc. Shares were Reiterated by The Benchmark Company on May 5, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 1440 from a previous price target of $1525 .Shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on May 5, 2016 to “Outperform” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 1600 from a previous price target of $1700 .Shares were Reiterated by UBS on May 5, 2016 to “Buy” and Lowered the Price Target to $ 1475 from a previous price target of $1525 .

The Priceline Group Inc. is a provider of online travel and travel related reservation and search services. The Company through its online travel agent (OTA) services connects consumers wishing to make travel reservations with providers of travel services across the world. The Company’s brands include Booking.com KAYAK agoda.com rentalcars.com and OpenTable. The Company offers consumers accommodation reservations including hotels bed and breakfasts hostels apartments vacation rentals and other properties through its Booking.com priceline.com and agoda.com brands. Its priceline.com brand also offers consumers reservations for rental cars airline tickets vacation packages and cruises. The Company offers rental car reservations through its Website rentalcars.com. The Company also provides an online price comparison service from various travel Websites through KAYAK. OpenTable provides its services to consumers and reservation management services to restaurants.

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