Value Line (NASDAQ:VALU) was upgraded by equities research analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Friday, BidAskClub reports.

VALU opened at $26.53 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $250.04 million, a PE ratio of 16.05 and a beta of -0.05. Value Line has a twelve month low of $18.40 and a twelve month high of $36.60. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $25.15 and its 200 day moving average price is $28.90. The company has a current ratio of 1.51, a quick ratio of 1.51 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.20.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Strs Ohio boosted its holdings in Value Line by 109.1% in the 2nd quarter. Strs Ohio now owns 2,300 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $62,000 after purchasing an additional 1,200 shares during the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its holdings in Value Line by 381.9% in the 1st quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 2,342 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $76,000 after purchasing an additional 1,856 shares during the last quarter. UBS Group AG boosted its holdings in Value Line by 109.4% in the 4th quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 3,487 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $101,000 after purchasing an additional 1,822 shares during the last quarter. State Street Corp boosted its holdings in Value Line by 46.9% in the 1st quarter. State Street Corp now owns 12,442 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $402,000 after purchasing an additional 3,975 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its holdings in Value Line by 6.1% in the 4th quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 17,300 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $500,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 7.78% of the company’s stock.

Value Line Company Profile

Value Line, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells investment periodicals and related publications primarily in the United States. Its investment periodicals and related publications cover a range of investments, including stocks, mutual funds, exchange traded funds (ETFs), options, and convertible securities.

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