Traders sold shares of Outerwall Inc. (NASDAQ:OUTR) on strength during trading on Monday. $64.12 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $90.47 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $26.35 million out of the stock. Of all equities tracked, Outerwall had the 0th highest net out-flow for the day. Outerwall traded up $5.28 for the day and closed at $52.19

Several research analysts have weighed in on the company. Dougherty & Co cut Outerwall from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday. B. Riley reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $58.00 price objective on shares of Outerwall in a research report on Monday. Craig Hallum cut Outerwall from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday. Roth Capital cut Outerwall from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating and set a $38.00 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Monday. Finally, Wedbush cut Outerwall from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating and set a $45.00 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Monday. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $50.75.

The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $43.20 and a 200 day moving average price of $37.78. The company has a market cap of $845.32 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.32.

Outerwall (NASDAQ:OUTR) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April 28th. The company reported $2.44 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.33 by $1.11. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $2.81 EPS. The business had revenue of $535.96 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $508.35 million. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 11.9% on a year-over-year basis. Equities analysts expect that Outerwall Inc. will post $6.25 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several hedge funds have modified their holdings of the stock. TrimTabs Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Outerwall during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $1,307,000. Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. raised its stake in shares of Outerwall by 359.9% in the fourth quarter. Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V. now owns 42,158 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,540,000 after buying an additional 32,992 shares in the last quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP raised its stake in shares of Outerwall by 19.9% in the fourth quarter. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 62,750 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,293,000 after buying an additional 10,397 shares in the last quarter. Muhlenkamp & Co. Inc. raised its stake in shares of Outerwall by 116.0% in the fourth quarter. Muhlenkamp & Co. Inc. now owns 213,770 shares of the company’s stock valued at $7,811,000 after buying an additional 114,820 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Comerica Bank raised its stake in shares of Outerwall by 23.0% in the fourth quarter. Comerica Bank now owns 40,603 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,356,000 after buying an additional 7,602 shares in the last quarter.

Outerwall Inc is a provider of automated retail solutions. The Company’s business segments are Redbox, Coinstar and ecoATM. Its offerings include Redbox business, which enables consumers to rent or purchase movies and video games from self-service kiosks (Redbox segment); Coinstar business, which enables consumers to convert their coins to cash and convert coins and cash to stored value products at self-service kiosks (Coinstar segment), and ecoATM business, which enables consumers to sell electronic devices for cash at self-service kiosks, and purchase and sell electronic devices for cash through an online solution under its Gazelle brand.

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