Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. restated their outperform rating on shares of comScore Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has a $43.00 target price on the stock.

Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the company. Telsey Advisory Group lowered comScore from an outperform rating to a market perform rating and decreased their price objective for the stock from $60.00 to $35.00 in a report on Tuesday, June 28th. Jefferies Group reissued a hold rating and issued a $28.00 price objective on shares of comScore in a report on Tuesday, July 12th. SunTrust Banks Inc. lowered comScore from a buy rating to a neutral rating and decreased their price objective for the stock from $35.00 to $34.00 in a report on Tuesday, September 6th. Sidoti lowered comScore from a buy rating to a neutral rating and set a $30.00 price objective for the company. in a report on Wednesday, July 13th. Finally, Susquehanna lowered comScore from a positive rating to a neutral rating in a report on Wednesday, June 29th. Nine analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of $40.09.

comScore (NASDAQ:SCOR) opened at 31.60 on Monday. The company’s market cap is $1.23 billion. comScore has a 12-month low of $21.74 and a 12-month high of $51.37. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $28.96 and a 200-day moving average of $29.08.

In other comScore news, major shareholder Plc Wpp acquired 120,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 16th. The stock was bought at an average price of $26.93 per share, with a total value of $3,231,600.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Insiders own 4.90% of the company’s stock.

Hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. increased its stake in comScore by 77.9% in the second quarter. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. now owns 6,040 shares of the company’s stock worth $144,000 after buying an additional 2,645 shares during the last quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas increased its stake in comScore by 13.7% in the second quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 6,357 shares of the company’s stock worth $152,000 after buying an additional 766 shares during the last quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. increased its stake in comScore by 207.7% in the first quarter. Envestnet Asset Management Inc. now owns 6,304 shares of the company’s stock worth $189,000 after buying an additional 4,255 shares during the last quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC increased its stake in comScore by 765.4% in the second quarter. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 8,593 shares of the company’s stock worth $205,000 after buying an additional 7,600 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Boothbay Fund Management LLC increased its stake in comScore by 9.6% in the first quarter. Boothbay Fund Management LLC now owns 7,268 shares of the company’s stock worth $218,000 after buying an additional 635 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 92.01% of the company’s stock.

comScore Company Profile

comScore, Inc( comScore) is a cross-platform measurement company that precisely measures audiences, brands and consumer behavior everywhere. comScore completed its merger with Rentrak Corporation in January 2016, to create the new model for a dynamic, cross-platform world. The Company’s unmatched data footprint combines digital, television and movie intelligence with vast demographic details to quantify consumers’ multiscreen behavior at massive scale.

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