Shares of International Speedway Corp. (NASDAQ:ISCA) rose 5.3% during trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $34.15 and last traded at $33.94, with a volume of 150,185 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $32.24.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of International Speedway Corp. from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 30th.

The company’s 50 day moving average price is $33.13 and its 200 day moving average price is $33.86. The stock has a market cap of $1.56 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.47.

International Speedway Corp. (NASDAQ:ISCA) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, July 5th. The company reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $167.60 million for the quarter. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 2.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.35 EPS. Equities analysts expect that International Speedway Corp. will post $1.55 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently disclosed an annual dividend, which was paid on Thursday, June 30th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 31st were given a dividend of $0.41 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, May 26th. This is a boost from International Speedway Corp.’s previous annual dividend of $0.26.

Several hedge funds recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Retirement Systems of Alabama boosted its stake in International Speedway Corp. by 1.3% in the fourth quarter. Retirement Systems of Alabama now owns 34,313 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,157,000 after buying an additional 427 shares during the period. California State Teachers Retirement System boosted its stake in International Speedway Corp. by 1.7% in the fourth quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 51,757 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,745,000 after buying an additional 887 shares during the period. Rhumbline Advisers boosted its stake in International Speedway Corp. by 1.4% in the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 59,946 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,021,000 after buying an additional 850 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its stake in International Speedway Corp. by 24.4% in the fourth quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 88,200 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,974,000 after buying an additional 17,300 shares during the period. Finally, OppenheimerFunds Inc. boosted its stake in International Speedway Corp. by 3.1% in the fourth quarter. OppenheimerFunds Inc. now owns 420,263 shares of the company’s stock valued at $14,172,000 after buying an additional 12,571 shares during the period.

International Speedway Corporation is an owner of motorsports entertainment facilities and promoter of motorsports themed entertainment activities. The Company’s business is a motorsports themed amusement enterprise, furnishing amusement in the form of motorsports themed entertainment. Its motorsports themed event operations consists of racing events at its motorsports entertainment facilities, which include providing catering, and food and beverage concessions at its motorsports entertainment facilities that host National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) Sprint Cup Series events.

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