Insperity, Inc. (NYSE:NSP) – Equities researchers at Roth Capital issued their Q1 2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for Insperity in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Roth Capital analyst J. Martin anticipates that the brokerage will post earnings of $1.69 per share for the quarter. Roth Capital currently has a “Neutral” rating on the stock. Roth Capital also issued estimates for Insperity’s Q2 2017 earnings at $0.57 EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at $0.85 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $0.60 EPS and FY2017 earnings at $3.71 EPS.

Insperity (NYSE:NSP) last released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, February 13th. The company reported $0.58 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.04. The business earned $729.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $732 million. Insperity had a net margin of 2.22% and a return on equity of 100.38%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 12.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.33 EPS.

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NSP has been the subject of a number of other research reports. First Analysis upgraded shares of Insperity from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating and raised their price objective for the stock from $84.00 to $98.00 in a report on Monday. Robert W. Baird restated an “outperform” rating and set a $92.00 price objective (up previously from $74.00) on shares of Insperity in a report on Thursday.

Insperity (NYSE:NSP) opened at 85.90 on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average is $72.97 and its 200-day moving average is $71.20. Insperity has a 52-week low of $44.83 and a 52-week high of $86.35. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.80 billion, a PE ratio of 27.80 and a beta of 0.83.

In other news, Director Peter A. Feld sold 7,800 shares of Insperity stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, December 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $72.19, for a total value of $563,082.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 4,591 shares in the company, valued at $331,424.29. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director Austin P. Young sold 5,000 shares of Insperity stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, February 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $84.29, for a total transaction of $421,450.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 14,437 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,216,894.73. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 810,268 shares of company stock valued at $59,317,246 in the last quarter. Corporate insiders own 27.47% of the company’s stock.

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Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan increased its position in Insperity by 1.7% in the third quarter. Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan now owns 3,600 shares of the company’s stock valued at $262,000 after buying an additional 60 shares during the last quarter. Renaissance Group LLC increased its position in Insperity by 2.4% in the fourth quarter. Renaissance Group LLC now owns 4,017 shares of the company’s stock valued at $285,000 after buying an additional 93 shares during the last quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas increased its position in Insperity by 14.0% in the second quarter. Teacher Retirement System of Texas now owns 2,080 shares of the company’s stock valued at $161,000 after buying an additional 255 shares during the last quarter. BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd increased its position in Insperity by 14.5% in the third quarter. BlackRock Japan Co. Ltd now owns 2,372 shares of the company’s stock valued at $172,000 after buying an additional 300 shares during the last quarter. Finally, California Public Employees Retirement System increased its position in Insperity by 0.5% in the third quarter. California Public Employees Retirement System now owns 79,822 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,798,000 after buying an additional 400 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 83.11% of the company’s stock.

Insperity Company Profile

Insperity, Inc (Insperity) provides an array of human resources (HR) and business solutions. The Company’s HR services offerings are provided through its Workforce Optimization and Workforce Synchronization solutions (together, its professional employer organization (PEO) HR Outsourcing solutions), which encompass a range of human resources functions, including payroll and employment administration, employee benefits, workers’ compensation, government compliance, performance management, and training and development services.

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