Shares of CoreLogic Inc. (NYSE:CLGX) have received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the nine analysts that are covering the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12 month price target among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $43.31.

A number of research firms have commented on CLGX. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of CoreLogic from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $47.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $45.00 price target on shares of CoreLogic in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Monness Crespi & Hardt boosted their price target on shares of CoreLogic from $44.00 to $46.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods boosted their price target on shares of CoreLogic from $41.00 to $44.50 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. Finally, Robert W. Baird lowered shares of CoreLogic from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and boosted their price target for the company from $40.00 to $41.00 in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th.

In other CoreLogic news, EVP Barry M. Sando sold 45,387 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $39.50, for a total value of $1,792,786.50. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 159,615 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $6,304,792.50. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, SVP Stergios Theologides sold 4,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, July 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $38.74, for a total transaction of $154,960.00. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 27,870 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,079,683.80. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 2.50% of the company’s stock.

Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Prudential PLC increased its stake in shares of CoreLogic by 50.1% in the first quarter. Prudential PLC now owns 534,511 shares of the company’s stock valued at $18,548,000 after buying an additional 178,330 shares during the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC increased its stake in shares of CoreLogic by 5.5% in the first quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 548,866 shares of the company’s stock valued at $19,045,000 after buying an additional 28,658 shares during the last quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of CoreLogic by 22.7% in the first quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 424,709 shares of the company’s stock valued at $14,738,000 after buying an additional 78,687 shares during the last quarter. Quadrature Capital Ltd purchased a new stake in shares of CoreLogic during the first quarter valued at approximately $904,000. Finally, UBS Group AG increased its stake in shares of CoreLogic by 82.7% in the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 19,270 shares of the company’s stock valued at $668,000 after buying an additional 8,721 shares during the last quarter. 86.77% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

CoreLogic (NYSE:CLGX) opened at 38.88 on Thursday. CoreLogic has a 1-year low of $30.73 and a 1-year high of $43.43. The firm has a market cap of $3.43 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.97 and a beta of 1.07. The company has a 50-day moving average of $39.73 and a 200-day moving average of $38.25.

CoreLogic (NYSE:CLGX) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, July 25th. The company reported $0.65 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $500 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $485.55 million. CoreLogic had a net margin of 7.73% and a return on equity of 14.56%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 29.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.55 earnings per share. Analysts predict that CoreLogic will post $2.28 earnings per share for the current year.

CoreLogic Company Profile

CoreLogic, Inc is a provider of property information, analytics and data-enabled services. The Company provides detailed coverage of property, mortgages and other encumbrances, property risk and replacement cost, consumer credit, tenancy, location, hazard risk and related performance information. It operates through two segments: Property Intelligence and Risk Management and Work Flow.

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