Gartner Inc (NYSE:IT) EVP Alwyn Dawkins sold 1,378 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $147.20, for a total value of $202,841.60. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

Alwyn Dawkins also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, August 24th, Alwyn Dawkins sold 3,800 shares of Gartner stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $145.85, for a total value of $554,230.00.
  • On Tuesday, August 28th, Alwyn Dawkins sold 6,545 shares of Gartner stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $146.89, for a total value of $961,395.05.

IT stock traded down $1.33 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $144.01. The company had a trading volume of 575,026 shares, compared to its average volume of 661,461. Gartner Inc has a one year low of $111.57 and a one year high of $161.21. The stock has a market capitalization of $13.37 billion, a PE ratio of 43.51, a PEG ratio of 2.66 and a beta of 1.23. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.21, a current ratio of 0.66 and a quick ratio of 0.66.

Gartner (NYSE:IT) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 1st. The information technology services provider reported $0.85 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.23. Gartner had a return on equity of 36.22% and a net margin of 3.74%. The business had revenue of $922.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $919.96 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.65 earnings per share. The firm’s revenue was up 11.4% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, research analysts expect that Gartner Inc will post 3.65 earnings per share for the current year.

IT has been the topic of several analyst reports. TheStreet upgraded Gartner from a “c” rating to a “b” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 1st. Bank of America initiated coverage on Gartner in a report on Monday, October 22nd. They issued a “buy” rating on the stock. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $174.00 target price on shares of Gartner in a report on Sunday, October 21st. Barclays reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a $155.00 target price on shares of Gartner in a report on Sunday, August 12th. Finally, Morgan Stanley upped their target price on Gartner from $140.00 to $142.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a report on Thursday, August 2nd. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $147.10.

Several institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. BlackRock Inc. boosted its holdings in shares of Gartner by 0.3% during the 3rd quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 5,932,771 shares of the information technology services provider’s stock worth $940,344,000 after buying an additional 16,700 shares in the last quarter. Polen Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in shares of Gartner by 1.7% during the 2nd quarter. Polen Capital Management LLC now owns 5,487,422 shares of the information technology services provider’s stock worth $729,278,000 after buying an additional 93,895 shares in the last quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC boosted its holdings in shares of Gartner by 1.9% during the 3rd quarter. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 5,339,576 shares of the information technology services provider’s stock worth $846,323,000 after buying an additional 100,882 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its holdings in shares of Gartner by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,489,836 shares of the information technology services provider’s stock worth $197,999,000 after buying an additional 5,691 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Bank of America Corp DE boosted its holdings in shares of Gartner by 175.0% during the 2nd quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 1,370,511 shares of the information technology services provider’s stock worth $182,142,000 after buying an additional 872,182 shares in the last quarter.

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About Gartner

Gartner, Inc operates as a research and advisory company. It operates through four segments: Research, Consulting, Events, and Talent Assessment & Other. The Research segment offers objective insights and advice on the priorities of various leaders in a range of functional areas of the enterprise through research and other reports, briefings, proprietary tools, access to our analysts, peer networking services, and membership programs that enable clients to make better decisions; and practice and talent management research insights in various business functions, such as human resources, sales, legal, and finance.

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