Insider Selling: Fair Isaac Co. (NYSE:FICO) Insider Sells 10,497 Shares of Stock
Fair Isaac Co. (NYSE:FICO) insider James M. Wehmann sold 10,497 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, October 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of $212.96, for a total value of $2,235,441.12. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 100,223 shares in the company, valued at approximately $21,343,490.08. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.
NYSE:FICO traded down $1.92 during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $196.33. The stock had a trading volume of 166,384 shares, compared to its average volume of 315,364. The company has a quick ratio of 0.84, a current ratio of 0.80 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.01. The company has a market cap of $5.81 billion, a P/E ratio of 45.24, a PEG ratio of 4.08 and a beta of 1.43. Fair Isaac Co. has a twelve month low of $150.56 and a twelve month high of $241.10.
Fair Isaac (NYSE:FICO) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 1st. The technology company reported $1.89 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $2.02 by ($0.13). Fair Isaac had a net margin of 13.79% and a return on equity of 45.11%. The firm had revenue of $279.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $272.70 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.65 EPS. Fair Isaac’s revenue for the quarter was up 10.5% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that Fair Isaac Co. will post 4.89 EPS for the current year.
FICO has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research lowered Fair Isaac from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday. Wells Fargo & Co set a $250.00 price target on Fair Isaac and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Sunday, November 4th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered Fair Isaac from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, November 2nd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. Fair Isaac presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $208.50.
About Fair Isaac
Fair Isaac Corporation develops analytic, software, and data management products and services that enable businesses to automate, enhance, and connect decisions. The company offers analytical solutions, credit scoring, and credit account management products and services to banks, credit reporting agencies, credit card processing agencies, insurers, retailers, healthcare organizations, and public agencies.
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