Profit Investment Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Fair Isaac Co. (NYSE:FICO) by 7.3% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 18,807 shares of the technology company’s stock after acquiring an additional 1,280 shares during the period. Fair Isaac makes up approximately 2.2% of Profit Investment Management LLC’s holdings, making the stock its 9th largest holding. Profit Investment Management LLC’s holdings in Fair Isaac were worth $2,881,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.
Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 2.4% in the 2nd quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 2,596,086 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $361,920,000 after purchasing an additional 60,042 shares during the period. Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C grew its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 4.8% in the 2nd quarter. Atlanta Capital Management Co. L L C now owns 2,589,485 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $361,000,000 after purchasing an additional 117,514 shares during the period. State Street Corp grew its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 3.7% in the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 1,030,356 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $143,644,000 after purchasing an additional 37,156 shares during the period. Koch Industries Inc. grew its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 23,947.1% in the 2nd quarter. Koch Industries Inc. now owns 873,631 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $867,000 after purchasing an additional 869,998 shares during the period. Finally, AKO Capital LLP grew its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 0.9% in the 3rd quarter. AKO Capital LLP now owns 361,353 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $50,770,000 after purchasing an additional 3,290 shares during the period. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 88.20% of the company’s stock.
In other news, Director Joanna Rees acquired 3,000 shares of Fair Isaac stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 9th. The shares were purchased at an average price of $152.00 per share, with a total value of $456,000.00. Following the acquisition, the director now owns 4,989 shares in the company, valued at $758,328. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, Director A George Battle sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $150.46, for a total value of $752,300.00. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 21,259 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,198,629.14. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 5.60% of the stock is owned by insiders.
Fair Isaac (NYSE:FICO) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The technology company reported $1.65 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.48. The business had revenue of $253.21 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $249.11 million. Fair Isaac had a return on equity of 30.03% and a net margin of 13.76%. Fair Isaac’s revenue was up 7.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.28 EPS. sell-side analysts anticipate that Fair Isaac Co. will post 3.68 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. Zacks Investment Research lowered Fair Isaac from a “strong-buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 3rd. Barclays reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a $150.00 price objective on shares of Fair Isaac in a research note on Friday, December 15th. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded Fair Isaac from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th.
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Fair Isaac Company Profile
Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO) is a provider of analytic, software and data management products and services that enable businesses to automate and connect decisions. The Company operates through three segments: Applications, Scores and Decision Management Software. The Applications segment includes pre-configured decision management applications designed for a specific type of business problem or process, such as marketing, account origination, customer management, fraud, collections and insurance claims management.
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