Teradata Co. (NYSE:TDC) shares hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $32.13 and last traded at $32.05, with a volume of 795,751 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $31.68.

TDC has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Teradata from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Cowen and Company initiated coverage on shares of Teradata in a report on Thursday, June 23rd. They issued a “market perform” rating and a $30.00 target price for the company. Morgan Stanley restated a “sell” rating and issued a $26.00 target price on shares of Teradata in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Mizuho upped their target price on shares of Teradata from $24.00 to $28.00 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG upped their target price on shares of Teradata from $26.00 to $28.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $26.72.

The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $29.02 and its 200 day moving average price is $26.85. The company has a market capitalization of $4.18 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 90.523.

Teradata (NYSE:TDC) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August 2nd. The company reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.60 by $0.11. The business earned $599 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $560.67 million. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 3.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.53 EPS. Analysts forecast that Teradata Co. will post $2.44 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other news, EVP Daniel L. Harrington sold 9,574 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of $27.60, for a total transaction of $264,242.40. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 70,040 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,933,104. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink. Also, Director Nancy E. Cooper sold 1,840 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of $31.06, for a total transaction of $57,150.40. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 35,157 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,091,976.42. The disclosure for this sale can be found here.

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in Teradata stock. KBC Group NV boosted its stake in shares of Teradata Co. (NYSE:TDC) by 39.8% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 95,816 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 27,265 shares during the period. KBC Group NV owned about 0.07% of Teradata worth $2,531,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Teradata Corporation (Teradata) is a provider of analytic data platforms, marketing and analytic applications, and related services. The Company’s analytic data platforms consist of software, hardware and related business consulting and support services for data warehousing, and big data analytics. It operates in two segments: data and analytics, and marketing applications.

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