Bank of New York Mellon Corp reduced its position in Dun & Bradstreet Corp (NYSE:DNB) by 38.9% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The firm owned 508,236 shares of the business services provider’s stock after selling 323,300 shares during the quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp owned about 1.37% of Dun & Bradstreet worth $72,546,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the business. Larson Financial Group LLC acquired a new position in shares of Dun & Bradstreet during the 4th quarter worth $29,000. Doyle Wealth Management acquired a new position in shares of Dun & Bradstreet during the 4th quarter worth $65,000. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new position in shares of Dun & Bradstreet during the 4th quarter worth $143,000. Ibex Investors LLC acquired a new position in shares of Dun & Bradstreet during the 3rd quarter worth $205,000. Finally, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC grew its stake in shares of Dun & Bradstreet by 117.5% during the 4th quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 1,457 shares of the business services provider’s stock worth $207,000 after purchasing an additional 787 shares during the period. 84.44% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

A number of equities analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Dun & Bradstreet from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, November 26th. TheStreet raised shares of Dun & Bradstreet from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research note on Monday, November 19th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $136.67.

Shares of NYSE DNB opened at $144.95 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $5.38 billion, a P/E ratio of 19.69, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.74 and a beta of 0.81. Dun & Bradstreet Corp has a 52 week low of $105.42 and a 52 week high of $145.00.

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Dun & Bradstreet Profile

The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation provides commercial data, analytics, and insight on businesses. The company operates through two segments, Americas and Non-Americas. It offers risk management solutions comprising trade credit solutions, such as The D&B Credit Suite, which includes D&B Credit and DNBi, subscription-based online applications that offer customers real time access to information, comprehensive monitoring, and portfolio analysis; various business information reports; and D&B Credibility solutions primarily for small businesses; Supplier Risk Manager, an online application that helps businesses mitigate supply chain risk; Compliance product suite that includes D&B Onboard and D&B Compliance Check, which helps customers comply with anti-money laundering and anti-bribery and corruption regulations through onboarding, screening, and monitoring of customers and third parties; and D&B Direct, an API that enables data integration inside enterprise applications, such as ERP, and enables master data management and toolkit.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Dun & Bradstreet (NYSE:DNB)

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