Trading volume for Black Knight Financial Services was 0 in the last trading session. Shares saw a steep decrease in trading volume of 100.00% under the normal average daily volume.
Investors are a little more bearish recently if you take note of the uptick in short interest. The firm recorded a rise in short interest of 18.72% as of September 29, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short shares increased 1,233,992 over that period. Days to cover decreased -7.0 to 20.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.11% as of September 29.
Here is a rundown on some insider market activity for Black Knight Financial Services (NYSE:BKFS). Thomas J. Sanzone, CEO sold $1,325,700 worth of shares at an average price of $44.19 on Fri the 15th. The CEO now owns $12,544,392 of the stock as reported to the SEC.
The following firms have recently changed their position in BKFS. As of the end of the quarter Victory Capital Management Inc had bought 13,110 shares growing its holdings by 3.2%. The value of the company’s investment in Black Knight Financial Services increased from $16,736,000 to $18,159,000 a change of 8.5% quarter to quarter. Regions Financial Corp cut its stake by selling 8 shares a decrease of 1.2%. Regions Financial Corp controls 643 shares worth $28,000. The value of the position overall is up by 3.7%.
As of quarter end Bbva Compass Bancshares, Inc had acquired a total of 25 shares growing its stake by 26.0%. The value of the total investment in Black Knight Financial Services went from $4,000 to $5,000 increasing 25.0% quarter over quarter. As of the end of the quarter Aperio Group, LLC had sold 5,013 shares trimming its position 43.6%. The value of the investment in Black Knight Financial Services decreased from $471,000 to $279,000 a change of $192,000 for the reporting period.
In the market the company is trading down by 1.26% since yesterday’s close of $43.05. It is trading at $43.05 just a bit lower than $43.81, the 50 day moving average and which is just under the 200 day moving average of $43.81. The 50 day moving average went down by -1.73% and the 200 day average was down $-0.76.
The P/E ratio is currently 75.93 and the market cap of the company is 2.88B. In the last earnings report the EPS was $0.57 and is projected to be $1.38 for the current year with 66,934,000 shares outstanding. Next quarter’s EPS is forecasted at $0.37 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $1.60.
Black Knight Financial Services, Inc., launched on October 27, 2014, is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides integrated technology, workflow automation, and data and analytics to the mortgage and real estate industries. The Business’s segments include Technology, and Data and Analytics. The Business’s Technology segment offers software and hosting solutions that support loan servicing, loan origination and settlement services. Its Data and Analytics segment offers data and analytics solutions to the mortgage, real estate and capital markets industries. These solutions include property ownership data, lien data, servicing data, automated valuation models, collateral risk scores, prepayment and default models, lead generation and other data solutions. Its subsidiaries include Black Knight InfoServ, LLC and Black Knight Financial Services, LLC..