Aegis assumed coverage on shares of COMSCORE (OTCMKTS:SCOR) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday, The Fly reports. The firm issued a buy rating and a $29.00 price objective on the business services provider’s stock.

Shares of SCOR stock opened at $17.25 on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.85, a current ratio of 0.85 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.23. COMSCORE has a fifty-two week low of $16.85 and a fifty-two week high of $31.00.

COMSCORE (OTCMKTS:SCOR) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, August 9th. The business services provider reported ($0.32) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.22) by ($0.10). The business had revenue of $101.39 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $102.15 million. COMSCORE had a negative return on equity of 42.21% and a negative net margin of 71.48%. Research analysts predict that COMSCORE will post -1.94 EPS for the current year.

A number of hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of SCOR. FNY Investment Advisers LLC bought a new stake in COMSCORE in the second quarter worth approximately $103,000. Starboard Value LP bought a new stake in COMSCORE in the second quarter worth approximately $218,000. Marshall Wace LLP bought a new stake in COMSCORE in the second quarter worth approximately $240,000. Huber Financial Advisors LLC bought a new stake in COMSCORE in the second quarter worth approximately $314,000. Finally, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. bought a new stake in COMSCORE in the second quarter worth approximately $327,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 25.55% of the company’s stock.

About COMSCORE

comScore, Inc operates as an information and analytics company that measures audiences, consumer behavior, and advertising across media platforms worldwide. The company offers digital audience products and services, including Media Metrix and Mobile Metrix, Video Metrix, Plan Metrix, and comScore marketing solutions, which provide person-centric insights across various devices and can capture various types of content.

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