Shares of International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) saw an uptick in trading volume on Monday . 783,940 shares traded hands during trading, a decline of 11% from the previous session’s volume of 885,807 shares.The stock last traded at $20.82 and had previously closed at $20.59.

A number of brokerages have weighed in on IGT. Sterne Agee CRT lifted their target price on International Game Technology from $19.00 to $20.50 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, May 27th. Macquarie began coverage on International Game Technology in a research report on Tuesday, June 14th. They set an “outperform” rating and a $26.00 target price for the company. Finally, Bank of America Corp. reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of International Game Technology in a research report on Wednesday, June 22nd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $20.43.

The firm’s market cap is $4.21 billion. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $19.20 and a 200 day moving average of $17.05.

International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, May 26th. The company reported $0.57 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.48 by $0.09. The firm earned $1.28 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.28 billion. International Game Technology’s revenue for the quarter was up 51.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted ($0.15) EPS. Analysts predict that International Game Technology will post $2.00 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of hedge funds and institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Pear Tree Advisors Inc. boosted its position in International Game Technology by 6.6% in the fourth quarter. Pear Tree Advisors Inc. now owns 2,017,365 shares of the company’s stock valued at $32,641,000 after buying an additional 124,300 shares during the period. Twin Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in International Game Technology by 28.4% in the fourth quarter. Twin Capital Management Inc. now owns 62,630 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,013,000 after buying an additional 13,850 shares during the period. New York State Common Retirement Fund boosted its position in International Game Technology by 111.4% in the fourth quarter. New York State Common Retirement Fund now owns 456,100 shares of the company’s stock valued at $7,380,000 after buying an additional 240,300 shares during the period. California Public Employees Retirement System boosted its position in International Game Technology by 9.6% in the fourth quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 376,824 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,097,000 after buying an additional 33,100 shares during the period. Finally, Rhumbline Advisers boosted its position in International Game Technology by 1.0% in the fourth quarter. Rhumbline Advisers now owns 63,907 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,034,000 after buying an additional 610 shares during the period.

International Game Technology (IGT) is a global gaming company specializing in the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of casino-style gaming equipment, systems technology, and game content across multiple platforms: land-based, online real-money and social gaming. The Company is a supplier of gaming entertainment products worldwide.

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