The company's consensus rating on Reuter's scale remained unchanged from 2 to 2 during a month. The stock declined 0.49% or $0.15 reaching $30.67 on the news. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $1.23 and is estimated to be $3.27 for the current year with 160,876,000 shares now outstanding. Its revenue totaled $470.2 million down -6.41% from the previous quarter. Martin Kimberly sold $317,295 worth of Vantiv Inc (NYSE:VNTV) on Friday, February 10.
VNTV has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a hold rating and set a $66.00 target price on shares of Vantiv in a research report on Thursday, June 1st. (NASDAQ:VNTV), 8 rate it "Buy", 10 "Outperform", 9 "Underperform", 0 "Sell", while 0 "Hold". Guggenheim upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Monday, July 17 report. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vantiv from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $70.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, May 30th.
Among 3 analysts covering Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. The company has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of $67.79. On Thursday, March 9 the insider TAYLOR MATT sold $744,407. The stock was sold at an average price of $63.14, for a total value of $733,813.08. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 64,269 shares in the company, valued at $4,057,944.66. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website. It is positive, as 31 investors sold VNTV shares while 131 reduced holdings. Columbia Wanger Asset Limited Liability Co has 0.98% invested in Vantiv Inc (NYSE:VNTV) for 1.17M shares. The Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc holds 4.30 million shares with $256.23 million value, up from 4.02M last quarter. They now have $72.00 target price on the business services provider's stock. Shell Asset Management, Netherlands-based fund reported 246,164 shares. BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in Vantiv by 3,456.0% in the first quarter. Credit Agricole S A now owns 511,764 shares of the business services provider's stock valued at $32,815,000 after buying an additional 100,329 shares during the last quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd purchased a new stake in shares of Vantiv during the first quarter worth about $203,000. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 64,023 shares of the business services provider's stock worth $4,105,000 after buying an additional 43,185 shares during the period. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. boosted its position in Vantiv by 3.9% in the fourth quarter. Wedge Capital Management L L P NC now owns 12,990 shares of the business services provider's stock worth $823,000 after buying an additional 98 shares in the last quarter.
The company's P/E ratio is 52.85 and the market cap of the company is 10.47B. The share price has moved forward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of 1.72% and stays 3.53% away from its 50 days moving average.
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