BidaskClub cut shares of MINDBODY (NASDAQ:MB) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a report published on Thursday.

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. DA Davidson assumed coverage on shares of MINDBODY in a research note on Wednesday, November 15th. They set a buy rating and a $42.00 price objective on the stock. UBS reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $40.00 price objective (up previously from $34.00) on shares of MINDBODY in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of MINDBODY from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. KeyCorp reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $32.00 price objective on shares of MINDBODY in a research note on Sunday, October 22nd. Finally, Roth Capital reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $31.50 price objective on shares of MINDBODY in a research note on Thursday, September 28th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. MINDBODY has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of $32.54.

Shares of MINDBODY (NASDAQ:MB) traded up $0.50 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $30.65. 479,398 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 433,518. MINDBODY has a one year low of $19.65 and a one year high of $36.25. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.06, a quick ratio of 9.20 and a current ratio of 9.20.

MINDBODY (NASDAQ:MB) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The technology company reported $0.01 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of ($0.04) by $0.05. MINDBODY had a negative net margin of 9.26% and a negative return on equity of 8.39%. The company had revenue of $46.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $45.59 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned ($0.09) EPS. MINDBODY’s quarterly revenue was up 32.0% on a year-over-year basis. analysts forecast that MINDBODY will post -0.31 earnings per share for the current year.

In other news, CEO Richard Lee Stollmeyer sold 17,739 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of $26.54, for a total transaction of $470,793.06. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Also, major shareholder Luxor Capital Group, Lp bought 420,048 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 21st. The shares were acquired at an average price of $24.93 per share, for a total transaction of $10,471,796.64. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. In the last quarter, insiders have bought 955,594 shares of company stock worth $25,273,140 and have sold 178,717 shares worth $5,260,296. Company insiders own 8.22% of the company’s stock.

Large investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Legal & General Group Plc lifted its holdings in MINDBODY by 4.1% in the 1st quarter. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 4,218 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $116,000 after purchasing an additional 166 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its holdings in MINDBODY by 19.4% in the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 904,161 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $24,820,000 after purchasing an additional 146,816 shares in the last quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in MINDBODY by 15.9% in the 1st quarter. Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 169,238 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $4,645,000 after purchasing an additional 23,176 shares in the last quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. lifted its holdings in MINDBODY by 27.3% in the 1st quarter. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. now owns 28,000 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $769,000 after purchasing an additional 6,000 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Bank of America Corp DE lifted its holdings in MINDBODY by 5.2% in the 1st quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 35,657 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $979,000 after purchasing an additional 1,762 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 90.16% of the company’s stock.

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About MINDBODY

MINDBODY, Inc is a provider of cloud-based business management software for the wellness services industry and operates as a consumer marketplace with local business subscribers on its platform. The Company’s subscribers provide a range of wellness services to active consumers. Its integrated software and payments platform helps business owners in the wellness services industry run, market and build their businesses.

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