Verisk Analytics (VRSK) : Srb Corp reduced its stake in Verisk Analytics by 1.73% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 222,025 shares of Verisk Analytics which is valued at $17.1 Million after selling 3,900 shares in Verisk Analytics , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 13, 2016.Verisk Analytics makes up approximately 2.76% of Srb Corp’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Ubs Asset Management Americas Inc reduced its stake in VRSK by selling 344,886 shares or 11.93% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,544,881 shares of VRSK which is valued at $196.2 Million. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.23% of Ubs Asset Management Americas Inc’s portfolio.Shell Asset Management Co reduced its stake in VRSK by selling 8,617 shares or 29.68% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 20,420 shares of VRSK which is valued at $1.6 Million. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.04% of Shell Asset Management Co’s portfolio.Blackrock Fund Advisors reduced its stake in VRSK by selling 70,425 shares or 2.81% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 2,436,864 shares of VRSK which is valued at $187.8 Million. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.04% of Blackrock Fund Advisors’s portfolio.Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado reduced its stake in VRSK by selling 1,805 shares or 1.16% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 154,413 shares of VRSK which is valued at $12 Million. Verisk Analytics makes up approx 0.10% of Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado’s portfolio.
Verisk Analytics opened for trading at $78.9 and hit $79.49 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $79.18, with a gain of 0.49% or 0.39 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,90,529 shares. Company has a market cap of $13,315 M.
On the company’s financial health, Verisk Analytics reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.01 based on the information available during the earnings call on May 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.76. The company had revenue of $492.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $559.99 million. The company’s revenue was up 28.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.67 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.