Aegis set a $6.00 target price on COMSCORE (OTCMKTS:SCOR) in a report issued on Wednesday morning, TipRanks reports. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the business services provider’s stock.

Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the company. Loop Capital reissued a hold rating and set a $5.00 price objective on shares of COMSCORE in a research note on Wednesday, August 7th. Needham & Company LLC reissued a buy rating and set a $15.00 price objective (down previously from $28.00) on shares of COMSCORE in a research note on Friday, May 10th. SunTrust Banks set a $5.00 price objective on COMSCORE and gave the company a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 7th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised COMSCORE from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 17th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. COMSCORE presently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $12.17.

COMSCORE stock opened at $1.80 on Wednesday. COMSCORE has a one year low of $1.43 and a one year high of $23.89. The business has a fifty day moving average price of $3.26 and a 200-day moving average price of $11.87.

COMSCORE (OTCMKTS:SCOR) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, August 6th. The business services provider reported ($4.61) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.28) by ($4.33). The firm had revenue of $96.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $100.29 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned ($0.29) earnings per share. COMSCORE’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.4% on a year-over-year basis.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in SCOR. Needham Investment Management LLC grew its stake in shares of COMSCORE by 100.0% in the second quarter. Needham Investment Management LLC now owns 60,000 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $309,000 after purchasing an additional 30,000 shares during the last quarter. CVI Holdings LLC bought a new stake in shares of COMSCORE in the second quarter worth about $14,079,000. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. grew its stake in shares of COMSCORE by 111.1% in the second quarter. UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 22,800 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $118,000 after purchasing an additional 12,000 shares during the last quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC grew its stake in shares of COMSCORE by 762.0% in the second quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 584,881 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $3,018,000 after purchasing an additional 517,027 shares during the last quarter. Finally, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. grew its stake in shares of COMSCORE by 56.5% in the second quarter. D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc. now owns 1,365,499 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $7,046,000 after purchasing an additional 493,139 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 25.55% of the company’s stock.

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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