Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio lifted its stake in Fair Isaac Corporation (NYSE:FICO) by 38.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 49,421 shares of the technology company’s stock after buying an additional 13,641 shares during the quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio owned about 0.16% of Fair Isaac worth $6,944,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. GSA Capital Partners LLP bought a new position in shares of Fair Isaac in the second quarter worth about $208,000. Prudential Financial Inc. raised its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 20.0% in the second quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 318,545 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $44,408,000 after buying an additional 53,070 shares during the period. Federated Investors Inc. PA raised its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 24.2% in the second quarter. Federated Investors Inc. PA now owns 29,125 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $4,061,000 after buying an additional 5,666 shares during the period. Nationwide Fund Advisors raised its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 4.5% in the second quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 165,327 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $23,048,000 after buying an additional 7,138 shares during the period. Finally, Principal Financial Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Fair Isaac by 151.4% in the second quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 324,590 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $45,251,000 after buying an additional 195,488 shares during the period. 88.20% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on FICO. BidaskClub raised Fair Isaac from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. Zacks Investment Research raised Fair Isaac from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $164.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Monday, October 16th. Finally, Barclays lifted their target price on Fair Isaac from $135.00 to $140.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 2nd.

Shares of Fair Isaac Corporation (NYSE:FICO) opened at $153.73 on Friday. The stock has a market capitalization of $4,694.97, a P/E ratio of 38.72, a P/E/G ratio of 4.25 and a beta of 1.26. Fair Isaac Corporation has a 12 month low of $118.07 and a 12 month high of $159.92. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.09, a quick ratio of 0.95 and a current ratio of 0.95.

Fair Isaac (NYSE:FICO) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The technology company reported $1.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.17 by $0.48. The company had revenue of $253.21 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $249.11 million. Fair Isaac had a return on equity of 30.03% and a net margin of 13.76%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.28 EPS. equities analysts forecast that Fair Isaac Corporation will post 3.68 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

In other news, Director A George Battle sold 5,000 shares of Fair Isaac stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $150.46, for a total value of $752,300.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 21,259 shares in the company, valued at approximately $3,198,629.14. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director Joanna Rees bought 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 9th. The stock was bought at an average price of $152.00 per share, with a total value of $456,000.00. Following the acquisition, the director now owns 4,989 shares in the company, valued at approximately $758,328. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Company insiders own 5.60% of the company’s stock.

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Fair Isaac Company Profile

Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO) is a provider of analytic, software and data management products and services that enable businesses to automate and connect decisions. The Company operates through three segments: Applications, Scores and Decision Management Software. The Applications segment includes pre-configured decision management applications designed for a specific type of business problem or process, such as marketing, account origination, customer management, fraud, collections and insurance claims management.

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