EarthLink Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:ELNK) shares saw unusually-high trading volume on Tuesday . Approximately 1,009,532 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 74% from the previous session’s volume of 580,658 shares.The stock last traded at $6.76 and had previously closed at $6.68.

ELNK has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group lowered EarthLink Holdings Corp. from a “neutral” rating to an “underweight” rating in a research report on Friday, June 10th. Zacks Investment Research raised EarthLink Holdings Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $6.75 target price on the stock in a research report on Friday, May 6th. TheStreet raised EarthLink Holdings Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 3rd. Jefferies Group reissued a “hold” rating on shares of EarthLink Holdings Corp. in a research report on Tuesday, May 3rd. Finally, B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and set a $10.00 price target on shares of EarthLink Holdings Corp. in a research report on Monday, May 9th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating, two have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $8.44.

The company’s market cap is $710.48 million. The firm has a 50 day moving average of $6.49 and a 200 day moving average of $6.05.

EarthLink Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:ELNK) last released its earnings results on Monday, May 2nd. The company reported $0.07 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.15. During the same period last year, the business posted ($0.10) earnings per share. The firm earned $254.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $246.72 million. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 10.0% on a year-over-year basis. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that EarthLink Holdings Corp. will post $0.09 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, July 5th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, June 21st were paid a $0.05 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Friday, June 17th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.99%.

In other news, insider R Michael Thurston sold 15,234 shares of EarthLink Holdings Corp. stock in a transaction on Friday, May 27th. The stock was sold at an average price of $6.51, for a total value of $99,173.34. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

Several large investors recently made changes to their positions in ELNK. California State Teachers Retirement System boosted its stake in shares of EarthLink Holdings Corp. by 1.8% in the fourth quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 191,054 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,420,000 after buying an additional 3,377 shares during the period. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. boosted its stake in shares of EarthLink Holdings Corp. by 12.1% in the fourth quarter. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. now owns 528,320 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,925,000 after buying an additional 57,220 shares during the period. SECOR Capital Advisors LP boosted its stake in shares of EarthLink Holdings Corp. by 158.9% in the fourth quarter. SECOR Capital Advisors LP now owns 171,444 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,274,000 after buying an additional 105,234 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its stake in shares of EarthLink Holdings Corp. by 2.0% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 7,956,637 shares of the company’s stock worth $59,118,000 after buying an additional 157,951 shares during the period. Finally, Bank of Montreal Can boosted its stake in shares of EarthLink Holdings Corp. by 957.3% in the fourth quarter. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 208,308 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,548,000 after buying an additional 188,606 shares during the period.

EarthLink, Inc (EarthLink), is a network, communications and information technology (IT) services provider to business and residential customers in the United States. The Company operates in two segments: Business Services and Consumer Services. EarthLink’s Business Services segment provides a range of data, voice, managed IT and equipment services to business customers.

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