CrestPoint Capital Management LLC bought a new position in shares of CA, Inc. (NASDAQ:CA) in the fourth quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm bought 13,900 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $463,000.

Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of the stock. Sii Investments Inc. WI boosted its position in shares of CA by 1.7% during the second quarter. Sii Investments Inc. WI now owns 8,039 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $278,000 after acquiring an additional 131 shares during the last quarter. Security National Bank of Sioux City Iowa IA boosted its position in shares of CA by 0.6% during the second quarter. Security National Bank of Sioux City Iowa IA now owns 26,759 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $922,000 after acquiring an additional 147 shares during the last quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. boosted its position in shares of CA by 4.2% during the second quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. now owns 4,227 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $145,000 after acquiring an additional 169 shares during the last quarter. Sentry Investment Management LLC boosted its position in shares of CA by 1.3% during the second quarter. Sentry Investment Management LLC now owns 19,884 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $685,000 after acquiring an additional 252 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Security National Bank of SO Dak boosted its position in shares of CA by 1.9% during the second quarter. Security National Bank of SO Dak now owns 23,012 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $793,000 after acquiring an additional 420 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 68.77% of the company’s stock.

Shares of CA, Inc. (NASDAQ CA) opened at $34.47 on Thursday. CA, Inc. has a 12 month low of $30.45 and a 12 month high of $36.54. The firm has a market cap of $14,238.85, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.81, a PEG ratio of 4.54 and a beta of 0.74. The company has a quick ratio of 1.24, a current ratio of 1.24 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.42.

CA (NASDAQ:CA) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The technology company reported $0.62 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.62. CA had a net margin of 17.83% and a return on equity of 15.74%. The business had revenue of $1.03 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.05 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.67 earnings per share. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 1.6% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts expect that CA, Inc. will post 2.25 EPS for the current year.

A number of research firms recently issued reports on CA. BidaskClub downgraded shares of CA from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of CA from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $37.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Monday, October 30th. Barclays decreased their price target on shares of CA from $36.00 to $34.00 and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, October 26th. Finally, Mizuho reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a $34.00 price target on shares of CA in a research note on Wednesday, October 25th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. CA currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $33.70.

In other news, EVP Lauren Patricia Flaherty sold 24,843 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.59, for a total value of $809,633.37. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 82,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $2,672,380. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at this hyperlink. Corporate insiders own 0.90% of the company’s stock.

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CA Company Profile

CA, Inc (CA) is engaged in providing software solutions enabling customers to plan, develop, manage and secure applications and enterprise environments across distributed, cloud, mobile and mainframe platforms. The Company operates through three business segments: Mainframe Solutions, Enterprise Solutions and Services.

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