DXC Technology Company. (NYSE:DXC) has earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the seventeen research firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eleven have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $96.00.

Several research analysts recently commented on DXC shares. TheStreet raised DXC Technology Company. from a “c” rating to a “b” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $87.00 target price on shares of DXC Technology Company. in a research report on Friday, July 7th. Bank of America Corporation started coverage on DXC Technology Company. in a research report on Tuesday, September 12th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $101.00 target price for the company. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $92.00 target price on shares of DXC Technology Company. in a research report on Friday, September 8th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC raised their target price on DXC Technology Company. from $85.00 to $100.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 24th.

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In other news, EVP Michael G. Nefkens sold 128,328 shares of DXC Technology Company. stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $80.03, for a total transaction of $10,270,089.84. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now owns 25,447 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,036,523.41. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. Also, EVP Michael G. Nefkens sold 35,340 shares of DXC Technology Company. stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $92.00, for a total value of $3,251,280.00. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. In the last 90 days, insiders have sold 335,182 shares of company stock worth $27,671,761. Company insiders own 1.30% of the company’s stock.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Westside Investment Management Inc. lifted its stake in DXC Technology Company. by 3.4% in the 2nd quarter. Westside Investment Management Inc. now owns 1,512 shares of the company’s stock valued at $118,000 after acquiring an additional 50 shares in the last quarter. Cribstone Capital Management LLC lifted its stake in DXC Technology Company. by 4.7% in the 2nd quarter. Cribstone Capital Management LLC now owns 1,408 shares of the company’s stock valued at $108,000 after acquiring an additional 63 shares in the last quarter. Seven Eight Capital LP lifted its stake in DXC Technology Company. by 3.7% in the 2nd quarter. Seven Eight Capital LP now owns 6,195 shares of the company’s stock valued at $475,000 after acquiring an additional 219 shares in the last quarter. Fox Run Management L.L.C. lifted its stake in DXC Technology Company. by 15.5% in the 2nd quarter. Fox Run Management L.L.C. now owns 4,000 shares of the company’s stock valued at $307,000 after acquiring an additional 537 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Private Advisor Group LLC lifted its stake in DXC Technology Company. by 31.8% in the 2nd quarter. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 5,418 shares of the company’s stock valued at $421,000 after acquiring an additional 1,308 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 85.05% of the company’s stock.

DXC Technology Company. (NYSE DXC) traded down 0.59% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $91.03. 1,947,624 shares of the company traded hands. The company has a market capitalization of $25.92 billion, a P/E ratio of 287.16 and a beta of 1.04. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $86.41 and a 200-day moving average price of $80.30. DXC Technology Company. has a 52-week low of $51.68 and a 52-week high of $93.40.

DXC Technology Company. (NYSE:DXC) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, August 8th. The company reported $1.59 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.25 by $0.34. The firm had revenue of $5.91 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $5.95 billion. DXC Technology Company. had a return on equity of 17.51% and a net margin of 0.49%. Analysts expect that DXC Technology Company. will post $6.83 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, October 11th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 6th were given a $0.18 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Friday, September 1st. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.79%. DXC Technology Company.’s payout ratio is -378.95%.

About DXC Technology Company.

DXC Technology Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides information technology services and solutions primarily in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. It operates through two segments, Global Business Services (GBS) and Global Infrastructure Services (GIS). The GBS segment offers technology solutions comprising consulting, applications services, and software.

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