Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC Invests $499,000 in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK)

Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC purchased a new stake in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSKFree Report) during the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund purchased 2,111 shares of the business services provider’s stock, valued at approximately $499,000.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. HighTower Advisors LLC raised its holdings in Verisk Analytics by 637.0% during the third quarter. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 143,857 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $33,991,000 after purchasing an additional 124,338 shares during the last quarter. Pathstone Family Office LLC raised its holdings in Verisk Analytics by 78.5% during the third quarter. Pathstone Family Office LLC now owns 9,693 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $2,290,000 after purchasing an additional 4,262 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Personalized Indexing Management LLC raised its holdings in Verisk Analytics by 4.8% during the third quarter. Vanguard Personalized Indexing Management LLC now owns 9,213 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $2,176,000 after purchasing an additional 426 shares during the last quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp raised its holdings in Verisk Analytics by 3.4% during the third quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 21,219 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $5,013,000 after purchasing an additional 706 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Shell Asset Management Co. raised its holdings in shares of Verisk Analytics by 5.9% in the third quarter. Shell Asset Management Co. now owns 1,471 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $348,000 after acquiring an additional 82 shares during the last quarter. 90.81% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Insider Buying and Selling at Verisk Analytics

In other news, insider Nicholas Daffan sold 1,507 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, January 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of $235.64, for a total value of $355,109.48. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now owns 48,860 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $11,513,370.40. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. Over the last 90 days, insiders sold 4,519 shares of company stock valued at $1,094,924. Company insiders own 1.31% of the company’s stock.

Verisk Analytics Price Performance

VRSK stock opened at $247.13 on Tuesday. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $239.78 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $238.29. Verisk Analytics, Inc. has a 12-month low of $169.74 and a 12-month high of $251.98. The company has a current ratio of 1.18, a quick ratio of 1.18 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 7.22. The company has a market cap of $35.83 billion, a PE ratio of 72.69, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.59 and a beta of 0.80.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of equities analysts have recently weighed in on VRSK shares. Truist Financial boosted their price target on Verisk Analytics from $275.00 to $285.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, October 17th. Jefferies Financial Group cut Verisk Analytics from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, October 16th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reissued a “hold” rating and issued a $253.00 price target (up from $252.00) on shares of Verisk Analytics in a report on Friday, December 8th. Wells Fargo & Company started coverage on Verisk Analytics in a report on Monday, October 30th. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a $230.00 price target for the company. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut their price target on Verisk Analytics from $260.00 to $255.00 and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. Ten analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to data from MarketBeat, the stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $247.50.

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Verisk Analytics Company Profile

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Verisk Analytics, Inc provides data analytics solutions to the insurance markets in the United States and internationally. The company provides predictive analytics and decision support solutions to customers in rating, underwriting, claims, catastrophe and weather risk, global risk analytics, and various other fields.

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