Equinix Inc (EQIX) : American Century Companies Inc scooped up 192,902 additional shares in Equinix Inc during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Jul 26, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 1,099,223 shares of Equinix Inc which is valued at $410,823,604.Equinix Inc makes up approximately 0.45% of American Century Companies Inc’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Solaris Asset Management sold out all of its stake in EQIX during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 100 shares of EQIX which is valued $37,374. Cibc World Markets added EQIX to its portfolio by purchasing 1,174 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $442,434.Sarasin Partners Llp reduced its stake in EQIX by selling 29,569 shares or 4.82% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 584,493 shares of EQIX which is valued at $222,341,137. Equinix Inc makes up approx 3.56% of Sarasin Partners Llp’s portfolio.Gulf International Bank (uk) Ltd boosted its stake in EQIX in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 350 additional shares and now holds a total of 20,205 shares of Equinix Inc which is valued at $7,813,476. Equinix Inc makes up approx 0.13% of Gulf International Bank (uk) Ltd’s portfolio.
Equinix Inc closed down -7.3 points or -1.92% at $372.87 with 6,07,446 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $380, the shares hit an intraday low of $372.8 and an intraday high of $380.86 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Equinix Inc reported $2.14 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.97 according to the earnings call on Feb 18, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.17. The company had revenue of $730.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $715.52 million. The company’s revenue was up 14.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.93 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Equinix Inc. Equinix Inc was Downgraded by Jefferies to ” Hold” on Jul 15, 2016. Equinix Inc was Initiated by Goldman to “Buy” on Jul 5, 2016. Company shares were Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity on May 23, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 390 from a previous price target of $370 .
Equinix Inc. is a networking company. The Company provides data center offerings primarily consisting of colocation interconnection solutions and managed IT infrastructure services. The Company’s colocation offerings include Cabinets Power and IBXflex. Cabinets allows customer for colocating networking server and storage equipment. Power is an element of increasing importance in customers’ colocation decisions. IBXflex allows customers to deploy mission-critical operations personnel and equipment on-site at its IBX data centers. The Company’s interconnection solutions enable scalable reliable and cost-effective interconnection and traffic exchange between Equinix customers. The Company offers managed IT infrastructure services such as Equinix Professional Services which offers practical guidance and proven solutions to help customers optimize and future-proof the data center architectures.