TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) Hits New 52-Week High at $96.71

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Shares of TransUnion (NYSE:TRU) reached a new 52-week high on Thursday . The company traded as high as $96.71 and last traded at $96.62, with a volume of 17665 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at $94.51.

A number of analysts recently weighed in on TRU shares. William Blair restated an “outperform” rating on shares of TransUnion in a research note on Wednesday, October 23rd. Jefferies Financial Group started coverage on shares of TransUnion in a research note on Wednesday, November 27th. They set a “hold” rating and a $86.00 target price on the stock. Morgan Stanley upgraded shares of TransUnion from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating and upped their target price for the stock from $84.00 to $100.00 in a research note on Tuesday, January 7th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of TransUnion from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $110.00 target price on the stock. in a research note on Monday, January 6th. Finally, Deutsche Bank upped their target price on shares of TransUnion from $78.00 to $85.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 23rd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. TransUnion presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $86.11.

The company has a market capitalization of $18.48 billion, a PE ratio of 51.38, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.37 and a beta of 0.96. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.71, a current ratio of 1.42 and a quick ratio of 1.42. The company’s 50 day simple moving average is $91.68 and its 200 day simple moving average is $85.03.

In other TransUnion news, EVP Steven M. Chaouki sold 13,661 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of $85.54, for a total value of $1,168,561.94. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 54,673 shares in the company, valued at $4,676,728.42. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. Also, EVP Steven M. Chaouki sold 13,662 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $84.24, for a total transaction of $1,150,886.88. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 54,674 shares in the company, valued at $4,605,737.76. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Corporate insiders own 0.92% of the company’s stock.

A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in TRU. Piedmont Investment Advisors Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of TransUnion by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. Piedmont Investment Advisors Inc. now owns 14,051 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $1,203,000 after acquiring an additional 108 shares during the period. World Asset Management Inc boosted its holdings in shares of TransUnion by 2.4% in the third quarter. World Asset Management Inc now owns 6,270 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $509,000 after acquiring an additional 146 shares during the period. Vestmark Advisory Solutions Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of TransUnion by 2.0% in the third quarter. Vestmark Advisory Solutions Inc. now owns 10,406 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $844,000 after acquiring an additional 206 shares during the period. Signaturefd LLC boosted its holdings in shares of TransUnion by 117.9% in the fourth quarter. Signaturefd LLC now owns 390 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $33,000 after acquiring an additional 211 shares during the period. Finally, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co NY boosted its holdings in shares of TransUnion by 1.7% in the third quarter. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co NY now owns 13,788 shares of the business services provider’s stock valued at $1,118,000 after acquiring an additional 225 shares during the period. Institutional investors own 98.33% of the company’s stock.

TransUnion Company Profile (NYSE:TRU)

TransUnion provides risk and information solutions. The company operates in three segments: U.S. Information Services (USIS), International, and Consumer Interactive. The USIS segment provides consumer reports, risk scores, and analytical and decisioning services for businesses. These businesses use its services to acquire new customers; assess consumer ability to pay for services; identify cross-selling opportunities; measure and manage debt portfolio risk; collect debt; verify consumer identities; and investigate potential fraud.

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