Simplex Trading adds Priceline Group Inc (PCLN) to its portfolio

Priceline Group Inc (PCLN) : Simplex Trading added new position in Priceline Group Inc during the most recent quarter end. The investment management firm now holds 10,569 shares of Priceline Group Inc which is valued at $15,640,218 , the company said in a statement filed on Oct 7, 2016 with the SEC.Priceline Group Inc makes up approximately 2.04% of Simplex Trading’s portfolio.

Other Hedge Funds, Including , Advisory Services Network boosted its stake in PCLN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 26 additional shares and now holds a total of 525 shares of Priceline Group Inc which is valued at $776,906. Priceline Group Inc makes up approx 0.15% of Advisory Services Network’s portfolio.Lenox Wealth Advisors boosted its stake in PCLN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 6 additional shares and now holds a total of 28 shares of Priceline Group Inc which is valued at $41,932. Priceline Group Inc makes up approx 0.01% of Lenox Wealth Advisors’s portfolio.Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa boosted its stake in PCLN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 14,382 additional shares and now holds a total of 27,213 shares of Priceline Group Inc which is valued at $40,753,645. Priceline Group Inc makes up approx 0.17% of Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa’s portfolio.Bath Savings Trust Co boosted its stake in PCLN in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 5 additional shares and now holds a total of 173 shares of Priceline Group Inc which is valued at $259,081. Priceline Group Inc makes up approx 0.08% of Bath Savings Trust Co’s portfolio.

Priceline Group Inc closed down -10.62 points or -0.71% at $1479.82 with 4,14,723 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $1498.74, the shares hit an intraday low of $1478.01 and an intraday high of $1498.74 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.

On the company’s financial health, Priceline Group Inc reported $13.93 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 1.27 according to the earnings call on Aug 4, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $12.66. The company had revenue of $2556.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2592.37 million. The company’s revenue was up 12.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $12.45 EPS.

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Priceline Group Inc. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Oct 7, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 1750 from a previous price target of $1600 .Company shares were Reiterated by Deutsche Bank on Aug 5, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 1450 from a previous price target of $1330 .Company shares were Reiterated by The Benchmark Company on Aug 5, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 1600 from a previous price target of $1440 .

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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