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NASDAQ:VRSK

Verisk Analytics - VRSK Stock Forecast, Price & News

$185.44
-0.70 (-0.38%)
(As of 12/2/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$180.84
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$186.47
50-Day Range
$165.37
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$186.14
52-Week Range
$156.05
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$230.79
Volume
848,477 shs
Average Volume
1.08 million shs
Market Capitalization
$29.00 billion
P/E Ratio
28.80
Dividend Yield
0.67%
Price Target
$195.36

Verisk Analytics MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.55 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.4% Upside
$195.36 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.15% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.88
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.76mentions of Verisk Analytics in the last 14 days
Based on 11 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$910,744 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
0.91%
From $5.51 to $5.56 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.40 out of 5 stars

Business Services Sector

100th out of 328 stocks

Data Processing & Preparation Industry

18th out of 72 stocks

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About Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) Stock

Verisk Analytics, Inc. provides data analytics solutions in the United States and internationally. The company provides predictive analytics and decision support solutions to customers in rating, underwriting, claims, catastrophe and weather risk, global risk analytics, natural resources intelligence, economic forecasting, commercial banking and finance, and various other fields. It operates in three segments: Insurance, Energy and Specialized Markets, and Financial Services. The Insurance segment focuses on the prediction of loss, selection and pricing of risk, and compliance with their reporting requirements for property and casualty customers, as well as develops machine learned and artificially intelligent models to forecast scenarios and produce standard and customized analytics that help its customers to manage their businesses, including detecting fraud before and after a loss event, and quantifying losses. The Energy and Specialized Markets segment provides data analytics for the natural resources value chain, including energy, chemicals, metals, mining, power, and renewables sectors; research and consulting services focusing on supporting customer capital allocation decisions, asset valuation and benchmarking, commodity markets, and corporate analysis; and consultancy services in the areas of business environment, business improvement, business strategies, commercial advisory, and transaction support, as well as analysis and advice on assets, companies, governments, and markets. The Financial Services segment offers benchmarking, decisioning algorithms, business intelligence, and customized analytic services to financial institutions, payment networks and processors, alternative lenders, regulators, and merchants. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Jersey City, New Jersey.

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VRSK Stock News Headlines

7 Analysts Have This to Say About Verisk Analytics
Wood Mackenzie Launches Lens Gas & LNG
Verisk's (VRSK) Q3 Earnings Match Estimates, Increase Y/Y
Verisk Analytics Inc. Q3 Profit Decreases, misses estimates
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VRSK Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 9/30 Dividend
9/14/2022
Dividend Payable
9/30/2022
Last Earnings
11/02/2022
Today
12/03/2022
Ex-Dividend for 12/30 Dividend
12/14/2022
Dividend Payable
12/30/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/28/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Data processing & preparation
Sub-Industry
Research & Consulting Services
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:VRSK
CUSIP
92345Y10
Employees
9,367
Year Founded
1971

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$195.36
High Stock Price Forecast
$220.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$170.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+5.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.55
Research Coverage
11 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$666.20 million
Pretax Margin
41.62%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$3.00 billion
Cash Flow
$7.75 per share
Book Value
$12.83 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
153,604,000
Market Cap
$29.00 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.82

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Lee M. ShavelMr. Lee M. Shavel (Age 55)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.32M
  • Mr. Mark V. AnquillareMr. Mark V. Anquillare (Age 56)
    Pres & COO
    Comp: $1.33M
  • Mr. Nicholas DaffanMr. Nicholas Daffan (Age 52)
    Exec. VP & Chief Information Officer
    Comp: $1.02M
  • Ms. Kathlyn Card BecklesMs. Kathlyn Card Beckles (Age 47)
    Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
    Comp: $1.15M
  • Ms. Elizabeth Mann (Age 46)
    Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. David J. GroverMr. David J. Grover (Age 50)
    Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Eric Schneider
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Ms. Stacey Jill Brodbar
    Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Joe Madden
    PR Leader
  • Ms. Yang Chen
    Head of Corp. Devel. & Strategy













VRSK Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Verisk Analytics stock right now?

11 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Verisk Analytics in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" VRSK shares.
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What is Verisk Analytics' stock price forecast for 2023?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Verisk Analytics' shares. Their VRSK share price forecasts range from $170.00 to $220.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $195.36 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.4% from the stock's current price.
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How have VRSK shares performed in 2022?

Verisk Analytics' stock was trading at $228.73 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, VRSK shares have decreased by 18.9% and is now trading at $185.44.
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Are investors shorting Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,780,000 shares, an increase of 33.8% from the October 31st total of 1,330,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 875,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.0 days. Currently, 1.2% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Verisk Analytics' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 28th 2023.
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How were Verisk Analytics' earnings last quarter?

Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 2nd. The business services provider reported $1.46 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.47 by $0.01. Verisk Analytics had a net margin of 34.12% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 37.62%. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.44 EPS.
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How often does Verisk Analytics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 14th.
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Is Verisk Analytics a good dividend stock?

Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.67%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 3 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 19.25%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, VRSK will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.30% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What is Scott Stephenson's approval rating as Verisk Analytics' CEO?

166 employees have rated Verisk Analytics Chief Executive Officer Scott Stephenson on Glassdoor.com. Scott Stephenson has an approval rating of 94% among the company's employees. This puts Scott Stephenson in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Verisk Analytics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Verisk Analytics investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (HD), Adobe (ADBE), Visa (V), Broadcom (AVGO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walmart (WMT), Starbucks (SBUX), AbbVie (ABBV) and Walt Disney (DIS).

What is Verisk Analytics' stock symbol?

Verisk Analytics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "VRSK."

Who are Verisk Analytics' major shareholders?

Verisk Analytics' stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.96%), BlackRock Inc. (7.75%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (4.67%), State Street Corp (4.13%), Brown Advisory Inc. (1.96%) and Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (1.95%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew G Mills, Christopher M Foskett, Constantine Iordanou, David B Wright, David J Grover, Kathy Card Beckles, Kenneth E Thompson, Lee Shavel, Mark V Anquillare, Nicholas Daffan, Samuel G Liss, Scott G Stephenson, Therese M Vaughan and Vincent De P Mccarthy.
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How do I buy shares of Verisk Analytics?

Shares of VRSK stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Verisk Analytics' stock price today?

One share of VRSK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $185.44.

How much money does Verisk Analytics make?

Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK) has a market capitalization of $29.00 billion and generates $3.00 billion in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $666.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.44 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Verisk Analytics have?

The company employs 9,367 workers across the globe.

Does Verisk Analytics have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Verisk Analytics: AIR Worldwide Corporation, Argus Information and Advisory Services, BuildFax, Business Insight, FAST Technology, Genscape, ISO Services, Insurance Services Office, Keystone Aerial Surveys Inc, LCI, Power Advocate, Rebmark Legal Solutions Ltd, Rulebook, Wood Mackenzie Limited, and Xactware Solutions.
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How can I contact Verisk Analytics?

Verisk Analytics' mailing address is 545 WASHINGTON BOULEVARD, JERSEY CITY NJ, 07310. The official website for the company is www.verisk.com. The business services provider can be reached via phone at (201) 469-3000, via email at eva.huston@verisk.com, or via fax at 201-748-1472.

This page (NASDAQ:VRSK) was last updated on 12/3/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff