Workday Inc (NASDAQ:WDAY) Director David A. Duffield sold 1,054 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of $205.21, for a total value of $216,291.34. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.
David A. Duffield also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Monday, March 4th, David A. Duffield sold 278,758 shares of Workday stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $179.40, for a total value of $50,009,185.20.
Workday stock traded down $1.62 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $210.38. The company had a trading volume of 1,750,430 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,796,835. The company has a current ratio of 1.11, a quick ratio of 1.11 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.50. Workday Inc has a 12 month low of $117.24 and a 12 month high of $213.98. The company has a market capitalization of $46.70 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -172.44 and a beta of 1.79.
Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on WDAY shares. Cowen raised Workday from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating and lifted their price objective for the stock from $160.00 to $225.00 in a report on Friday, February 15th. Citigroup boosted their target price on Workday from $106.00 to $138.00 and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Friday, March 1st. Northland Securities restated a “hold” rating and issued a $200.00 target price on shares of Workday in a research report on Friday, March 1st. Barclays boosted their target price on Workday from $180.00 to $187.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Friday, March 1st. Finally, KeyCorp boosted their target price on Workday from $216.00 to $235.00 and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, March 1st. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating, nineteen have given a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company. Workday has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $186.58.
A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in WDAY. Legal & General Group Plc boosted its holdings in Workday by 2.0% in the third quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 547,832 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $79,972,000 after acquiring an additional 10,756 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc boosted its holdings in Workday by 0.8% in the third quarter. Vanguard Group Inc now owns 12,604,769 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $1,840,044,000 after acquiring an additional 98,167 shares in the last quarter. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC boosted its holdings in Workday by 0.9% in the fourth quarter. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC now owns 46,225 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $7,381,000 after acquiring an additional 431 shares in the last quarter. Virtu Financial LLC bought a new stake in Workday in the fourth quarter worth $507,000. Finally, Highland Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in Workday by 17.4% in the fourth quarter. Highland Capital Management LLC now owns 2,700 shares of the software maker’s stock worth $431,000 after acquiring an additional 400 shares in the last quarter. 68.79% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.
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Workday Company Profile
Workday, Inc provides enterprise cloud applications worldwide. Its applications help its customers to manage critical business functions and optimize their financial and human capital resources. The company offers Workday Financial Management application that provides functions of general ledger, accounting, accounts payable and receivable, cash and asset management, revenue management, and grants management, as well as project and resource management, time and expense tracking, project billing, revenue recognition, financial reporting, and analytics.
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