AKO Capital LLP boosted its stake in shares of Fair Isaac Corporation (NYSE:FICO) by 0.9% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 361,353 shares of the technology company’s stock after purchasing an additional 3,290 shares during the quarter. Fair Isaac Corporation accounts for approximately 4.2% of AKO Capital LLP’s holdings, making the stock its 10th biggest position. AKO Capital LLP owned 1.18% of Fair Isaac Corporation worth $50,770,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other large investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in FICO. Sei Investments Co. raised its stake in shares of Fair Isaac Corporation by 106.6% in the 3rd quarter. Sei Investments Co. now owns 2,851 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $400,000 after buying an additional 1,471 shares in the last quarter. Morse Asset Management Inc grew its holdings in shares of Fair Isaac Corporation by 234.1% in the 3rd quarter. Morse Asset Management Inc now owns 7,350 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $1,033,000 after purchasing an additional 5,150 shares during the last quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp grew its holdings in shares of Fair Isaac Corporation by 34.0% in the 3rd quarter. Dupont Capital Management Corp now owns 19,060 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $2,678,000 after purchasing an additional 4,840 shares during the last quarter. Boston Financial Mangement LLC grew its holdings in shares of Fair Isaac Corporation by 6.5% in the 3rd quarter. Boston Financial Mangement LLC now owns 68,812 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $9,668,000 after purchasing an additional 4,198 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bridge City Capital LLC grew its holdings in shares of Fair Isaac Corporation by 8.7% in the 3rd quarter. Bridge City Capital LLC now owns 8,854 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $1,244,000 after purchasing an additional 709 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 88.10% of the company’s stock.

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In other news, Director David A. Rey sold 2,660 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of $140.47, for a total value of $373,650.20. Following the transaction, the director now owns 11,034 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,549,945.98. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through the SEC website. Also, Director Joanna Rees bought 3,000 shares of Fair Isaac Corporation stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 9th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $152.00 per share, for a total transaction of $456,000.00. Following the purchase, the director now directly owns 4,989 shares in the company, valued at approximately $758,328. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. In the last three months, insiders have sold 15,000 shares of company stock worth $2,155,385. Insiders own 5.60% of the company’s stock.

Several research firms have recently weighed in on FICO. BidaskClub raised shares of Fair Isaac Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, November 7th. Barclays PLC increased their price objective on shares of Fair Isaac Corporation from $135.00 to $140.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a report on Thursday, November 2nd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Fair Isaac Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company increased their price objective on shares of Fair Isaac Corporation from $150.00 to $160.00 and gave the stock a “positive” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 1st.

Shares of Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO) traded up $0.92 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $154.68. 138,300 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 155,801. Fair Isaac Corporation has a 12-month low of $110.18 and a 12-month high of $155.24. The company has a current ratio of 0.95, a quick ratio of 0.81 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09. The company has a market cap of $4,638.85, a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.96, a P/E/G ratio of 4.20 and a beta of 1.26.

Fair Isaac Corporation (NYSE:FICO) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 1st. The technology company reported $1.65 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.17 by $0.48. Fair Isaac Corporation had a net margin of 13.76% and a return on equity of 30.03%. The firm had revenue of $253.21 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $249.11 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.28 EPS. The company’s revenue was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. analysts expect that Fair Isaac Corporation will post 3.68 EPS for the current year.

Fair Isaac Corporation declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a stock repurchase plan on Wednesday, November 1st that allows the company to repurchase $250.00 million in outstanding shares. This repurchase authorization allows the technology company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often a sign that the company’s management believes its shares are undervalued.

Fair Isaac Corporation Company Profile

Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO) is a provider of analytic, software and data management products and services that enable businesses to automate and connect decisions. The Company operates through three segments: Applications, Scores and Decision Management Software. The Applications segment includes pre-configured decision management applications designed for a specific type of business problem or process, such as marketing, account origination, customer management, fraud, collections and insurance claims management.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Fair Isaac Corporation (NYSE:FICO)

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