Logan Capital Management Inc. Has $679,000 Position in TransUnion (NYSE:TRU)

Logan Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in shares of TransUnion (NYSE:TRUFree Report) by 1.7% during the 4th quarter, Holdings Channel.com reports. The firm owned 9,887 shares of the business services provider’s stock after acquiring an additional 170 shares during the quarter. Logan Capital Management Inc.’s holdings in TransUnion were worth $679,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Headlands Technologies LLC bought a new stake in shares of TransUnion in the 3rd quarter valued at $27,000. GAMMA Investing LLC acquired a new position in shares of TransUnion in the 4th quarter valued at approximately $30,000. Westpac Banking Corp increased its stake in TransUnion by 100.0% during the 4th quarter. Westpac Banking Corp now owns 908 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $62,000 after purchasing an additional 454 shares in the last quarter. Assetmark Inc. raised its holdings in TransUnion by 48.6% during the 4th quarter. Assetmark Inc. now owns 1,030 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $71,000 after buying an additional 337 shares during the period. Finally, CWM LLC lifted its stake in TransUnion by 35.0% in the fourth quarter. CWM LLC now owns 1,544 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $106,000 after buying an additional 400 shares in the last quarter.

TransUnion Stock Performance

Shares of NYSE TRU opened at $72.28 on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.26, a current ratio of 1.65 and a quick ratio of 1.65. The business’s 50 day moving average price is $74.82 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $72.25. TransUnion has a twelve month low of $42.09 and a twelve month high of $82.75.

TransUnion (NYSE:TRUGet Free Report) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, April 25th. The business services provider reported $0.83 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.71 by $0.12. TransUnion had a positive return on equity of 14.26% and a negative net margin of 7.02%. The business had revenue of $1.02 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $977.62 million. Analysts predict that TransUnion will post 3.32 EPS for the current year.

TransUnion Dividend Announcement

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, June 3rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 17th were given a $0.105 dividend. This represents a $0.42 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.58%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, May 16th. TransUnion’s payout ratio is presently -29.37%.

Insider Activity

In related news, EVP Richard Dane Mauldin sold 1,500 shares of TransUnion stock in a transaction dated Thursday, March 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of $78.10, for a total transaction of $117,150.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 22,033 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,720,777.30. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. In related news, EVP Richard Dane Mauldin sold 1,500 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of $78.10, for a total value of $117,150.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 22,033 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,720,777.30. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, insider Steven M. Chaouki sold 1,775 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, April 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $81.30, for a total value of $144,307.50. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 75,099 shares in the company, valued at $6,105,548.70. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders have sold 5,051 shares of company stock valued at $389,330 over the last ninety days. 0.28% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Several equities research analysts recently commented on the stock. Robert W. Baird boosted their price objective on shares of TransUnion from $87.00 to $94.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, April 26th. Oppenheimer upped their price objective on TransUnion from $81.00 to $90.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 9th. Evercore ISI boosted their target price on TransUnion from $70.00 to $80.00 and gave the company an “in-line” rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 26th. Wells Fargo & Company raised their price target on shares of TransUnion from $80.00 to $85.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 14th. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus lifted their price objective on shares of TransUnion from $83.00 to $92.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, April 26th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, TransUnion has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus target price of $83.60.

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About TransUnion

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TransUnion operates as a global consumer credit reporting agency that provides risk and information solutions. The company operates through U.S. Markets, International, and Consumer Interactive segments. The U.S. Markets segment provides consumer reports, actionable insights, and analytic services to businesses, which uses its services to acquire new customers; assess consumer ability to pay for services; identify cross-selling opportunities; measure and manage debt portfolio risk; collect debt; verify consumer identities; and mitigate fraud risk.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for TransUnion (NYSE:TRU)

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