4,192 Shares in Fair Isaac Co. (NYSE:FICO) Bought by Carderock Capital Management Inc.

Carderock Capital Management Inc. bought a new stake in Fair Isaac Co. (NYSE:FICO) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm bought 4,192 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,272,000.

Other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. EULAV Asset Management raised its position in Fair Isaac by 15.4% in the second quarter. EULAV Asset Management now owns 62,100 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $19,501,000 after purchasing an additional 8,300 shares during the last quarter. Arizona State Retirement System increased its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 0.8% in the second quarter. Arizona State Retirement System now owns 21,040 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $6,607,000 after buying an additional 165 shares during the period. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 2.9% in the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 1,946 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $611,000 after buying an additional 55 shares during the period. SG Americas Securities LLC increased its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 74.2% in the second quarter. SG Americas Securities LLC now owns 3,793 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $1,191,000 after buying an additional 1,616 shares during the period. Finally, Janus Henderson Group PLC increased its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 5.5% in the second quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 322,406 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $101,242,000 after buying an additional 16,857 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 82.52% of the company’s stock.

In other news, VP Michael J. Pung sold 7,996 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of $365.62, for a total value of $2,923,497.52. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, CAO Michael S. Leonard sold 1,038 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $347.67, for a total value of $360,881.46. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief accounting officer now owns 7,579 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,634,990.93. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 128,888 shares of company stock valued at $44,880,676 in the last three months. Insiders own 6.10% of the company’s stock.

Shares of Fair Isaac stock opened at $286.04 on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.25, a quick ratio of 0.95 and a current ratio of 0.95. Fair Isaac Co. has a 52 week low of $170.26 and a 52 week high of $373.24. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $315.35 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $314.91. The stock has a market capitalization of $8.35 billion, a PE ratio of 65.91 and a beta of 1.17.

Fair Isaac (NYSE:FICO) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July 31st. The technology company reported $2.50 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.26 by $1.24. Fair Isaac had a return on equity of 63.47% and a net margin of 16.57%. The firm had revenue of $314.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $292.88 million. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.51 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 23.2% compared to the same quarter last year. Research analysts forecast that Fair Isaac Co. will post 5.81 EPS for the current year.

Several research firms recently commented on FICO. ValuEngine cut Fair Isaac from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 2nd. Wells Fargo & Co raised their target price on Fair Isaac from $310.00 to $415.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. Zacks Investment Research cut Fair Isaac from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 15th. Finally, Robert W. Baird began coverage on Fair Isaac in a research note on Monday, October 14th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $352.00 target price for the company. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $345.00.

Fair Isaac Profile

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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