Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA) CEO Brent D. Lang sold 9,158 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 12th. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.92, for a total value of $438,851.36. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.
Vocera Communications stock traded up $0.79 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $48.94. 255,586 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 339,943. Vocera Communications, Inc. has a 52-week low of $31.23 and a 52-week high of $55.60. The company has a market capitalization of $1.70 billion, a P/E ratio of -283.22 and a beta of 0.16. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.82, a current ratio of 4.38 and a quick ratio of 4.28. The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is $46.55 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $40.86.
Vocera Communications (NYSE:VCRA) last released its earnings results on Thursday, July 29th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.13) by $0.28. Vocera Communications had a positive return on equity of 2.72% and a negative net margin of 2.62%. The company had revenue of $56.18 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $53.54 million. As a group, equities analysts forecast that Vocera Communications, Inc. will post -0.2 earnings per share for the current year.
Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in VCRA. Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Vocera Communications in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $34,000. Lazard Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Vocera Communications in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $64,000. Dark Forest Capital Management LP acquired a new stake in shares of Vocera Communications in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $92,000. Quantbot Technologies LP acquired a new stake in shares of Vocera Communications in the 1st quarter worth approximately $129,000. Finally, XTX Topco Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of Vocera Communications in the 1st quarter worth approximately $221,000.
Vocera Communications Company Profile
Vocera Communications, Inc engages in the provision of secure, integrated, intelligent communication and workflow solutions. It offers smartphone and wearable devices, clinical communication software, system interoperability and alarm management, and patient and family engagement products. The firm serves the healthcare, hospitality, retail, veterinary care, education, and energy industries.
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