Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. decreased its holdings in Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) by 45.3% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 4,100 shares of the asset manager’s stock after selling 3,400 shares during the period. Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Voya Financial were worth $164,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Voya Financial by 56.5% in the second quarter. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. now owns 11,091 shares of the asset manager’s stock worth $410,000 after acquiring an additional 4,002 shares during the period. OxFORD Asset Management LLP grew its holdings in shares of Voya Financial by 16.2% in the second quarter. OxFORD Asset Management LLP now owns 53,472 shares of the asset manager’s stock worth $1,973,000 after acquiring an additional 7,452 shares during the period. State Street Corp grew its holdings in shares of Voya Financial by 1.0% in the second quarter. State Street Corp now owns 5,626,094 shares of the asset manager’s stock worth $207,554,000 after acquiring an additional 56,189 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System grew its holdings in shares of Voya Financial by 8.8% in the second quarter. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 238,126 shares of the asset manager’s stock worth $8,784,000 after acquiring an additional 19,240 shares during the period. Finally, Scout Investments Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Voya Financial in the second quarter worth $20,004,000. 96.01% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

Several analysts recently commented on the company. Sandler O’Neill raised Voya Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, November 13th. BidaskClub raised Voya Financial from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Saturday, September 23rd. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued an “outperform” rating and set a $46.00 price target (up previously from $44.00) on shares of Voya Financial in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc initiated coverage on Voya Financial in a report on Wednesday, October 18th. They set a “buy” rating and a $46.00 price target for the company. Finally, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods reissued a “buy” rating and set a $51.00 price target on shares of Voya Financial in a report on Friday, November 10th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $47.70.

Voya Financial, Inc. (VOYA) traded down $0.25 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $42.06. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 474,100 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,517,404. Voya Financial, Inc. has a twelve month low of $33.53 and a twelve month high of $42.96. The company has a quick ratio of 0.14, a current ratio of 0.14 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.44. The company has a market capitalization of $7,560.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.50, a PEG ratio of 0.76 and a beta of 1.62.

Voya Financial (NYSE:VOYA) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October 31st. The asset manager reported $0.51 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.90 by ($0.39). Voya Financial had a negative net margin of 3.64% and a positive return on equity of 3.92%. The company had revenue of $226.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $322.92 million. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted ($1.24) EPS. equities analysts anticipate that Voya Financial, Inc. will post 3.03 earnings per share for the current year.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 30th will be given a $0.01 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 29th. This represents a $0.04 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.10%. Voya Financial’s payout ratio is -2.25%.

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About Voya Financial

Voya Financial, Inc is a retirement, investment and insurance company. The Company operates through five segments: Retirement, Investment Management, Annuities, Individual Life and Employee Benefits. The Retirement segment is a provider of retirement services and products in the United States. The Investment Management segment offers domestic and international fixed income, equity, multi-asset and alternatives products and solutions.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Voya Financial (NYSE:VOYA)

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