Stock analysts at Aegis began coverage on shares of COMSCORE (OTCMKTS:SCOR) in a note issued to investors on Thursday, The Fly reports. The firm set a “buy” rating and a $29.00 price target on the business services provider’s stock. Aegis’ price objective indicates a potential upside of 68.12% from the company’s current price.

Shares of OTCMKTS SCOR opened at $17.25 on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.85, a current ratio of 0.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.23. COMSCORE has a 52 week low of $16.85 and a 52 week high of $31.00.

COMSCORE (OTCMKTS:SCOR) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 9th. The business services provider reported ($0.32) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.22) by ($0.10). The company had revenue of $101.39 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $102.15 million. COMSCORE had a negative net margin of 71.48% and a negative return on equity of 42.21%. As a group, analysts forecast that COMSCORE will post -1.94 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. FMR LLC acquired a new stake in COMSCORE in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $94,555,000. RGM Capital LLC acquired a new stake in COMSCORE in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $75,236,000. RE Advisers Corp acquired a new stake in COMSCORE in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $32,547,000. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D acquired a new stake in COMSCORE in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $31,828,000. Finally, Royce & Associates LP acquired a new stake in COMSCORE in the 2nd quarter valued at approximately $26,093,000. 25.55% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

COMSCORE Company Profile

comScore, Inc operates as an information and analytics company that measures audiences, consumer behavior, and advertising across media platforms worldwide. The company offers digital audience products and services, including Media Metrix and Mobile Metrix, Video Metrix, Plan Metrix, and comScore marketing solutions, which provide person-centric insights across various devices and can capture various types of content.

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