COMSCORE (OTCMKTS:SCOR) Trading Up 11.5%

COMSCORE, Inc. (OTCMKTS:SCOR)’s share price was up 11.5% on Monday . The company traded as high as $2.04 and last traded at $2.03, approximately 625,352 shares traded hands during trading. An increase of 15% from the average daily volume of 543,528 shares. The stock had previously closed at $1.82.

A number of analysts recently weighed in on SCOR shares. SunTrust Banks set a $5.00 price target on shares of COMSCORE and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 7th. Loop Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $5.00 price target on shares of COMSCORE in a research report on Wednesday, August 7th. Aegis set a $6.00 price target on shares of COMSCORE and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 21st. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of COMSCORE from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 15th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. COMSCORE currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $10.21.

The business’s fifty day simple moving average is $2.09 and its 200 day simple moving average is $6.17.

COMSCORE (OTCMKTS:SCOR) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 6th. The business services provider reported ($4.61) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.28) by ($4.33). The business had revenue of $96.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $100.29 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.29) EPS. COMSCORE’s quarterly revenue was down 4.4% compared to the same quarter last year.

Hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. Marshall Wace North America L.P. acquired a new stake in shares of COMSCORE in the 1st quarter valued at about $41,000. GSA Capital Partners LLP acquired a new stake in shares of COMSCORE in the 2nd quarter valued at about $94,000. Stonebridge Capital Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of COMSCORE in the 2nd quarter valued at about $95,000. Wedbush Securities Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of COMSCORE in the 2nd quarter valued at about $102,000. Finally, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. raised its stake in shares of COMSCORE by 111.1% in the 2nd quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 22,800 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $118,000 after purchasing an additional 12,000 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 25.55% of the company’s stock.

COMSCORE Company Profile (OTCMKTS:SCOR)

comScore, Inc operates as an information and analytics company that measures audiences, consumer behavior, and advertising across media platforms worldwide. The company offers digital audience products and services, including Media Metrix and Mobile Metrix, Video Metrix, Plan Metrix, and comScore marketing solutions, which provide person-centric insights across various devices and can capture various types of content.

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