Verisk Analytics, Inc. (VRSK): Kenneth E Thompson , EVP, Gen Counsel and Corp Sec of Verisk Analytics, Inc. sold 43,509 shares on Jun 21, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jun 21, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $80.13 per share for a total value of $3,486,376.25 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Jun 8, 2016, Mark V Anquillare (EVP and COO) sold 20,000 shares at $79.86 per share price.On Jun 8, 2016, Kenneth E Thompson (EVP, Gen Counsel and Corp Sec) sold 56,491 shares at $80.05 per share price.Also, On Jun 6, 2016, Vincent De P. Mccarthy (SVP, Corp Dev & Strategy) sold 2,400 shares at $80.05 per share price.On Jun 1, 2016, John F Lehman (director) sold 1,996 shares at $79.14 per share price.
Verisk Analytics: On Monday, Jun 20, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Verisk Analytics which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $78.51 and hit $79.25 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $78.92, with a gain of 1.44% or 1.12 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,75,722 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $82 and the company has a market cap of $13,272 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $64.79.
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.