Shares of Dun & Bradstreet Corp. (NYSE:DNB) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as $132.45 and last traded at $131.17, with a volume of 164,267 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $131.54.

DNB has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Dun & Bradstreet Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, April 4th. Piper Jaffray Cos. restated a “hold” rating and set a $120.00 target price (up previously from $110.00) on shares of Dun & Bradstreet Corp. in a report on Thursday, May 12th.

The stock has a market cap of $4.68 billion and a P/E ratio of 29.76. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $125.81 and a 200 day moving average price of $110.35.

Dun & Bradstreet Corp. (NYSE:DNB) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May 9th. The company reported $0.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.95 by $0.13. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.33 EPS. The company earned $375 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $376.26 million. The firm’s revenue was up 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities analysts expect that Dun & Bradstreet Corp. will post $7.35 earnings per share for the current year.

A number of hedge funds have added to or reduced their stakes in DNB. Schroder Investment Management Group raised its stake in Dun & Bradstreet Corp. by 72.5% in the fourth quarter. Schroder Investment Management Group now owns 431,886 shares of the company’s stock worth $44,886,000 after buying an additional 181,478 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. raised its stake in Dun & Bradstreet Corp. by 2.4% in the fourth quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 2,991,204 shares of the company’s stock worth $310,877,000 after buying an additional 71,459 shares during the last quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its stake in Dun & Bradstreet Corp. by 3.6% in the fourth quarter. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 170,233 shares of the company’s stock worth $17,695,000 after buying an additional 5,990 shares during the last quarter. OppenheimerFunds Inc. raised its stake in Dun & Bradstreet Corp. by 6.5% in the fourth quarter. OppenheimerFunds Inc. now owns 77,865 shares of the company’s stock worth $8,095,000 after buying an additional 4,785 shares during the last quarter. Finally, First Trust Advisors LP raised its stake in Dun & Bradstreet Corp. by 24.8% in the fourth quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 17,815 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,852,000 after buying an additional 3,535 shares during the last quarter.

The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation is the source of commercial data, analytics and insight on businesses. The Company’s commercial database contained over 240 million business records. The customers use D&B Risk management solutions to mitigate credit, compliance and supplier risk, and D&B Sales and marketing solutions to offers data management capabilities.

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