Verisk Analytics, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRSK) Breaks 52 Week High Record


Verisk Analytics, Inc. (Nasdaq:VRSK)

April 16th, 2019

With markets going up Verisk Analytics, Inc. finished Tuesday’s trading session down 0.95%, a ($1.31) decrease to close on $136.54. Despite the drop in price it hit a new 52 week high of $138.93. It’s expected that Verisk Analytics, Inc. will report earnings within the next couple of weeks.

VRSK was outperformed by the rest of the Industrials sector which went up 0.59%.

Verisk Analytics, Inc. is listed on the S&P 500 index, and was one of 220 stocks that slumped today. Weighted by market cap, VRSK represents about 0.09% of the S&P 500.

Verisk Analytics, Inc. is listed on NASDAQ 100, and was one of 52 stocks that fell today. Weighted by market cap, VRSK represents about 0.09% of NASDAQ 100.

Forecasts from 15 analysts suggest that Verisk Analytics, Inc. might decline somewhat (-5.35%), while Finbox has calculated (with low uncertainty) a fair value price of $91.36.

Market Sectors

The market sectors were mixed Tuesday with a majority of the sectors trending up. Financials saw the biggest increase of the day (1.37%), while Real Estate saw the biggest drop (-2.38%). Information Technology has seen the biggest year-to-date gain at 23.78%.

Energy saw the biggest turnaround from its 5-day performance of -1.22%, as it went up 0.64%. Real Estate and Utilities experienced turn arounds from their five day positive performance, Real Estate with a drop of -2.38%.

Sector Breakdown

  • Financials went up with a 1.37% change.
  • Energy went up with a 0.64% change.
  • Industrials went up with a 0.59% change.
  • Information Technology went up with a 0.49% change.
  • Consumer Discretionary went up with a 0.48% change.
  • Materials went up with a 0.47% change.
  • Communication Services went up with a 0.21% change.
  • Consumer Staples went down with a -0.06% change.
  • Utilities went down with a -1.39% change.
  • Healthcare went down with a -2.03% change.
  • Real Estate went down with a -2.38% change.

Verisk Analytics, Inc. Info

Verisk Analytics, Inc. provides data analytics solutions in the United States and internationally. It provides predictive analytics and decision support solutions to customers in rating, underwriting, claims, catastrophe and weather risk, natural resources intelligence, economic forecasting, and various other fields. The company operates through three segments: Insurance, Energy and Specialized Markets, and Financial Services. The Insurance segment focuses on the prediction of loss, selection and pricing of risk, and compliance with their reporting requirements for property and casualty customers. It also develops predictive models to forecast scenarios and produce standard and customized analytics that help its customers to manage their businesses, including detecting fraud before and after a loss event, and quantifying losses. The Energy and Specialized Markets segment provides data analytics for the natural resources value chain, including energy, chemicals, metals, mining, power, and renewables sectors; research and consulting services focusing on exploration strategies and screening, asset development and acquisition, commodity markets, and corporate analysis; and consultancy services in the areas of business environment, business improvement, business strategies, commercial advisory, and transaction support, as well as analysis and advice on assets, companies, governments, and markets. The Financial Services segment offers algorithms, business intelligence, and customized analytic services to financial institutions, payment networks and processors, alternative lenders, regulators, and merchants. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey.

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