Transunion (NYSE:TRU) shares traded -5.32% down during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $62.6. The stock exchanged hands 1.77 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 1.51 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $11.59 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $81.08 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 12 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have Transunion (NYSE:TRU) high price target of $87 and with a conservative view have low price target of $72.
JP Morgan “Maintained” Transunion (NYSE:TRU) in a research note issued to investors on 10/24/18 to Overweight with price target of $84.
Additionally on 10/24/18 Atlantic Equities “Upgrades” Transunion (NYSE:TRU) to Overweight setting price target at $82 and on 10/15/18 Morgan Stanley “Maintained” the stock to Equal-Weight at $72. Furthermore on 9/13/18 Morgan Stanley “Maintained” the stock to Equal-Weight at $75.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 44.31 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 1.94, Consequently Transunion (NYSE:TRU)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 3.01%, 2.76% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.85.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, Transunion (NYSE:TRU) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 1.8. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts Transunion (NYSE:TRU)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.57 and can go high up to $0.66. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.63 derived from a total of 13 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.5 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously Transunion (NYSE:TRU) reported $0.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.03. The company posted an earnings surprise of 4.8%.
Transunion (NYSE:TRU)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $622.03 Million according to 11 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $627.78 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $610.2 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $2.34 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $2.31 Billion and high estimates of $2.35 Billion according to 14 number of analysts.
Currently Transunion (NYSE:TRU)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.3%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 0%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -43.55%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 0.51%.
Transunion (NYSE:TRU)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $2.21 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 5.24. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $10.09 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 6.2, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $1.36, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 46.15. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 3.33 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 48.53.