EAM Investors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Attunity Ltd (NASDAQ:ATTU) during the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund acquired 67,467 shares of the technology company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,274,000. EAM Investors LLC owned approximately 0.32% of Attunity as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the stock. First Manhattan Co. purchased a new position in Attunity during the third quarter valued at approximately $113,000. Wells Fargo & Company MN purchased a new position in Attunity during the third quarter valued at approximately $120,000. Essex Investment Management Co. LLC grew its position in Attunity by 4.3% during the third quarter. Essex Investment Management Co. LLC now owns 160,562 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $3,033,000 after purchasing an additional 6,591 shares in the last quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. purchased a new position in Attunity during the third quarter valued at approximately $209,000. Finally, Engineers Gate Manager LP purchased a new position in Attunity during the second quarter valued at approximately $143,000. 40.42% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

NASDAQ ATTU opened at $20.37 on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of $431.51 million, a P/E ratio of -65.71 and a beta of 1.83. Attunity Ltd has a 1 year low of $6.27 and a 1 year high of $23.85.

Attunity (NASDAQ:ATTU) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 1st. The technology company reported $0.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.20. The business had revenue of $22.22 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $18.93 million. Attunity had a net margin of 2.45% and a return on equity of 5.97%. On average, analysts anticipate that Attunity Ltd will post 0.23 earnings per share for the current year.

ATTU has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Roth Capital boosted their price objective on shares of Attunity from $20.00 to $25.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, September 19th. BidaskClub raised shares of Attunity from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 31st. Craig Hallum reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $24.00 target price on shares of Attunity in a research report on Thursday, November 1st. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Attunity from a “hold” rating to a “strong-buy” rating and set a $25.00 target price for the company in a research report on Wednesday, November 7th. Finally, TheStreet raised shares of Attunity from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Friday, November 2nd. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company. Attunity currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $24.50.

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About Attunity

Attunity Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, sells, and supports data integration and Big Data management software solutions worldwide. It offers Attunity Replicate, a data replication software for delivering, sharing, and ensuring the availability of data for meeting business operations, analytics, and business intelligence needs; Attunity Gold Client, a replication software for data management within SAP environments; and Attunity Visibility, a software for data usage analytics in Big Data environments.

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