Higher One Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ONE)’s share price hit a new 52-week high during trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as $5.15 and last traded at $5.15, with a volume of 299,191 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $5.13.

Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on ONE shares. TheStreet raised Higher One Holdings from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, July 8th. Barrington Research downgraded Higher One Holdings from an “outperform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a report on Thursday, June 30th. Finally, SunTrust Banks Inc. downgraded Higher One Holdings from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, June 30th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and four have assigned a hold rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $4.50.

The firm’s 50 day moving average is $4.51 and its 200-day moving average is $3.97. The stock has a market capitalization of $246.72 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.79.

Higher One Holdings (NYSE:ONE) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 5th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.03. The firm earned $55.60 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $55.15 million. The business’s revenue for the quarter was down 9.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.21 earnings per share. On average, analysts predict that Higher One Holdings Inc. will post $0.03 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In related news, major shareholder Fund Gp L.P. Lightyear II sold 4,489,647 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, July 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of $5.10, for a total transaction of $22,897,199.70. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in Higher One Holdings stock. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP increased its stake in Higher One Holdings Inc. (NYSE:ONE) by 17.5% during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 697,199 shares of the company’s stock after buying an additional 104,000 shares during the period. Dimensional Fund Advisors LP owned about 1.46% of Higher One Holdings worth $2,259,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Higher One Holdings, Inc is a provider of technology-based refund disbursement, payment processing and data analytics services to higher education institutions and students. The Company offers products and services to two markets, such as higher education institutions and students. For higher education institutions, the Company offers Refund Management Disbursement Service, CASHNet Payment Processing suite, Campus Labs and Campus Solutions Suite.

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