Mattersight Corp. (NASDAQ:MATR) rose 5.6% on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $3.95 and last traded at $3.94, with a volume of 58,837 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $3.73.

Separately, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Mattersight Corp. from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 6th.

The stock’s market cap is $106.91 million. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $3.77 and its 200 day moving average is $4.18.

Mattersight Corp. (NASDAQ:MATR) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 4th. The company reported ($0.24) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.15) by $0.09. The company had revenue of $10.10 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $11.20 million. On average, analysts expect that Mattersight Corp. will post ($0.73) EPS for the current year.

In related news, CEO Kelly D. Conway sold 40,000 shares of Mattersight Corp. stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $3.97, for a total value of $158,800.00. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now owns 1,123,518 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $4,460,366.46. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink. Also, Director Michael John Murray purchased 100,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, May 9th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $3.45 per share, for a total transaction of $345,000.00. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 563,553 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,944,257.85. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here.

Mattersight Corporation offers behavioral analytics and provides personality-based software products. The Company uses various applications, including predictive behavioral routing, performance management, quality assurance and predictive analytics (collectively, Behavioral Analytics) to analyze and predict customer behavior based on the language exchanged between agents and customers during brand interactions.

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