Factset Research Systems Inc (FDS): Joseph E Jr Laird , director of Factset Research Systems Inc sold 1,000 shares on Jul 1, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jul 6, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $161.00 per share for a total value of $161,000.00 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Apr 15, 2016, Matthew J Mcnulty (other) sold 1,000 shares at $154.00 per share price.On Apr 15, 2016, Rachel Rebecca Stern (Senior Vice President) sold 4,583 shares at $153.37 per share price.Also, On Apr 14, 2016, Mark J. Hale (Chief Operating Officer) sold 1,823 shares at $150.05 per share price.On Apr 14, 2016, Joseph E Jr Laird (director) sold 2,500 shares at $151.83 per share price.
FactSet Research Systems: On Tuesday, Jul 6, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in FactSet Research Systems which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $162.1 and hit $162.9 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $162.12, with a gain of 0.58% or 0.94 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 5,98,665 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $177.28 and the company has a market cap of $6,627 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $135.95.
FactSet Research Systems Inc. (FactSet) is a provider of integrated financial information and analytical applications to the global investment community. The Company operates through three segments based on geographic business activities: the U.S. Europe and Asia Pacific. Sales consulting data collection product development and software engineering are the primary functional groups within the U.S. Europe and Asia Pacific segments that provide global financial and economic information to investment managers investment banks and other financial services professionals. The U.S. segment services finance professionals including financial institutions throughout the Americas while the European and Asia Pacific segments service investment professionals located throughout Europe and the Asia Pacific region respectively. FactSet combines content regarding companies and securities from markets all over the globe into a single online platform of information and analytics.