Vocera Communications (NYSE:VCRA) is scheduled to issue its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Thursday, October 24th. Parties that wish to register for the company’s conference call can do so using this link.

Vocera Communications (NYSE:VCRA) last released its earnings results on Thursday, July 25th. The communications equipment provider reported ($0.13) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.19) by $0.06. The firm had revenue of $44.80 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $43.38 million. Vocera Communications had a negative return on equity of 8.62% and a negative net margin of 10.15%. The company’s revenue was up 4.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.09 EPS. On average, analysts expect Vocera Communications to post $0 EPS for the current fiscal year and $0 EPS for the next fiscal year.

VCRA opened at $24.44 on Thursday. The firm has a market capitalization of $779.42 million, a P/E ratio of -143.76 and a beta of 0.35. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is $24.16 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $28.57. The company has a quick ratio of 4.36, a current ratio of 4.45 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.75. Vocera Communications has a 12-month low of $21.14 and a 12-month high of $42.60.

VCRA has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $34.00 target price on Vocera Communications and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday, July 26th. Cantor Fitzgerald set a $36.00 target price on Vocera Communications and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, September 12th. Oppenheimer set a $36.00 price objective on Vocera Communications and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, July 26th. ValuEngine raised Vocera Communications from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 2nd. Finally, Citigroup set a $28.00 price objective on Vocera Communications and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, July 26th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $33.60.

In other news, General Counsel Douglas Alan Carlen sold 3,000 shares of Vocera Communications stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $23.99, for a total transaction of $71,970.00. Following the sale, the general counsel now owns 75,840 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $1,819,401.60. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Insiders have sold a total of 6,000 shares of company stock worth $145,850 in the last three months. 3.20% of the stock is owned by insiders.

About Vocera Communications

Vocera Communications, Inc provides secure, integrated, and intelligent communication and workflow solutions that empowers mobile workers in healthcare, hospitality, energy, and other mission-critical mobile work environments in the United States and internationally. The company's communication solution integrated with other clinical systems, including electronic health records, nurse call systems, and patient monitoring, as well as to provide critical data, alerts, alarms, and clinical context that enable workflow.

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