Verisk Analytics Inc (NASDAQ:VRSK) had a decrease of 7.76% in short interest. VRSK’s SI was 3.70M shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 7.76% from 4.02M shares previously. With 950,900 avg volume, 4 days are for Verisk Analytics Inc (NASDAQ:VRSK)’s short sellers to cover VRSK’s short positions. The SI to Verisk Analytics Inc’s float is 2.29%. The stock increased 1.29% or $1.36 during the last trading session, reaching $106.78. About 60,683 shares traded. Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) has risen 27.59% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.04% the S&P500.
American Research & Management increased Deutsche Bank 8.05 Pfd (DKT) stake by 345.45% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. American Research & Management acquired 19,000 shares as Deutsche Bank 8.05 Pfd (DKT)’s stock 0.00%. The American Research & Management holds 24,500 shares with $640,000 value, up from 5,500 last quarter. Deutsche Bank 8.05 Pfd now has $ valuation. The stock increased 0.08% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $25.44. About 8,216 shares traded. Deutsche Bank Contingent Capital Trust V (NYSE:DKT) has 0.00% since April 16, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.
Among 20 analysts covering Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Verisk Analytics had 49 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Thursday, August 4 report. The stock of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, February 23. The stock of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) earned “Outperform” rating by KBW on Tuesday, July 21. The stock of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Wednesday, January 31 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, December 7 by Robert W. Baird. The stock of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) earned “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Friday, August 26. The company was initiated on Tuesday, November 10 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Hold” on Wednesday, December 7. The stock of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) earned “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, January 22. SunTrust maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, October 31 report.
Verisk Analytics, Inc. provides data analytics solutions for clients in the insurance, natural resources, healthcare, financial services, and risk management markets in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $17.63 billion. The companyÂ’s Risk Assessment segment offers solutions to property and casualty insurance clients and focuses on prediction of loss, and selection and pricing of risk. It has a 32.46 P/E ratio. The Company’s solutions include industry-standard insurance programs that help P&C insurers in defining coverage and issue policies; actuarial services to help its clients analyze and price their risks; and customized services that include assisting with the development of independent insurance programs, analysis of their own underwriting experience, development of classification systems and rating plans, and other business decisions, as well as supplies information to various clients in other markets.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.08 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.05, from 1.03 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 28 investors sold Verisk Analytics, Inc. shares while 156 reduced holdings. 68 funds opened positions while 131 raised stakes. 144.47 million shares or 3.50% less from 149.72 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Cls Investments Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 650 shares. Fil Ltd reported 348,884 shares. National Pension Ser accumulated 178,888 shares or 0.09% of the stock. Veritable Limited Partnership has invested 0.01% in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). Fincl Architects Inc has 0% invested in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). Bluecrest Capital Mgmt Limited holds 0.01% in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) or 4,738 shares. 25,000 were reported by Numeric Ltd Company. Sandy Spring Comml Bank has invested 0.03% in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). 96,700 were reported by Nikko Asset Mngmt Americas. Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky owns 17,200 shares. Exxonmobil Invest Mgmt Inc Tx has invested 0.07% in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). Rmb Capital Management Llc has invested 0.02% in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). Harvey Inv Ltd Co has 3.19% invested in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK). Asset Mgmt One stated it has 247,409 shares. Moreover, Nomura Asset has 0.04% invested in Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) for 32,758 shares.
Since October 20, 2017, it had 4 insider buys, and 15 selling transactions for $45.31 million activity. $1.00 million worth of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) shares were sold by LEHMAN JOHN F. On Friday, October 20 Thompson Kenneth E sold $6.83M worth of Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) or 80,207 shares. 6,878 shares were sold by IORDANOU CONSTANTINE, worth $718,407. Another trade for 8,500 shares valued at $888,250 was sold by Foskett Christopher M. WRIGHT DAVID B sold 10,000 shares worth $1.05 million. The insider Shavel Lee bought $37,485. Shares for $834,000 were sold by McCarthy Vincent de P. on Thursday, March 15.