Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA) CEO Brent D. Lang sold 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $28.27, for a total value of $141,350.00. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Shares of Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE VCRA) traded up $0.09 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $28.07. The company had a trading volume of 95,600 shares, compared to its average volume of 199,455. Vocera Communications, Inc. has a 12 month low of $17.31 and a 12 month high of $32.23.

Vocera Communications (NYSE:VCRA) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October 26th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.11 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.10 by $0.01. Vocera Communications had a negative return on equity of 15.55% and a negative net margin of 17.42%. The company had revenue of $42.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $41.44 million. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.08 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 25.3% compared to the same quarter last year. equities analysts expect that Vocera Communications, Inc. will post -0.41 EPS for the current year.

Several brokerages have recently issued reports on VCRA. Cantor Fitzgerald reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a $30.00 price objective on shares of Vocera Communications in a report on Tuesday, September 26th. Craig Hallum restated a “buy” rating and set a $36.00 price target on shares of Vocera Communications in a report on Monday, November 27th. Oppenheimer upped their price objective on Vocera Communications from $32.00 to $36.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday, October 27th. BidaskClub downgraded Vocera Communications from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 20th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Vocera Communications from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $33.14.

Several large investors have recently made changes to their positions in VCRA. California Public Employees Retirement System raised its position in Vocera Communications by 27.7% in the third quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 23,491 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock valued at $737,000 after purchasing an additional 5,091 shares during the period. Asset Management One Co. Ltd. acquired a new position in shares of Vocera Communications during the 3rd quarter worth about $5,666,000. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its position in shares of Vocera Communications by 41.0% in the 3rd quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 7,678 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock valued at $241,000 after purchasing an additional 2,231 shares during the period. OxFORD Asset Management LLP boosted its position in shares of Vocera Communications by 36.3% in the 3rd quarter. OxFORD Asset Management LLP now owns 38,027 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock valued at $1,200,000 after purchasing an additional 10,119 shares during the period. Finally, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its stake in Vocera Communications by 177.2% during the 3rd quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 132,765 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock valued at $4,165,000 after acquiring an additional 84,865 shares during the last quarter.

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Vocera Communications Company Profile

Vocera Communications, Inc is a provider of communication solutions for mobile workers in healthcare, hospitality, energy, education and other industries. The Company’s segments include Product and Service. The Company’s solutions include the Vocera Communication System, Vocera Care Experience, Vocera Engage integration platform, smartphone applications and its Experience Innovation Network.

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