Fidelity National Information Services Inc (NYSE:FIS) Institutional Investor Positioning

Marco Green
January 14, 2018

The company has market cap of $32.48 billion. The Company operates through three segments: Integrated Financial Solutions (IFS), Global Financial Solutions (GFS), and Corporate and Other. It has a 24.55 P/E ratio. The stock of Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. Kornitzer Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Fidelity Nat Info for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $32.47 billion market cap company. It also increased its holding in Delphi Automotive Plc (NYSE:DLPH) by 264,402 shares in the quarter, for a total of 527,102 shares, and has risen its stake in General Dynamics Corp (NYSE:GD).

Shares of Fidelity National Information Servcs (NYSE:FIS) traded down $0.17 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $97.61. About 23.96M shares traded. It has outperformed by 3.98% the S&P500. The shares were sold at an average price of $94.87, for a total transaction of $341,532.00. Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (FIS) has risen 14.58% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.12% the S&P500. Its up 0.13, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. Fidelity National Information Services, Inc.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: "Fidelity National Information Servcs (NYSE:FIS) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds" was originally published by The Lincolnian Online and is the property of of The Lincolnian Online. The information technology services provider reported $1.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.06 by $0.12. FIS's profit will be $447.39 million for 18.15 P/E if the $1.34 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.18 actual earnings per share reported by Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 13.56% EPS growth. (NYSE:FIS). Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. had a higher price at the close than it did at the open. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 1,439 shares of the information technology services provider's stock worth $123,000 after buying an additional 626 shares during the period. North Star Asset Management Inc acquired 6,041 shares as Fidelity Natl Info (FIS)'s stock rose 1.40%. Junto Capital Management Lp, a New York-based fund reported 700,500 shares. Barclays reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $115.00 price objective on shares of Fidelity National Information Servcs in a research report on Friday, January 5th.

When we look at the Analyst Recommendations of the stock, the company has 2.25 rating given by Analysts where 1 stands for Strong Buy and 5 stands for Strong Sell. The lowest target is $76.0 while the high is $96.0.

Whereas its latest closing price kept its distance from the SMA20 at 3.18% and 4.16% from SMA 50 while it was knocked up 9.24% from the simple moving average price of 200 days. (NYSE:FIS) on Monday, August 14. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, July 18 by Oppenheimer. JPMORGAN CHASE & CO also announced decreased position in Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, December 2 by JP Morgan. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Macquarie Research on Wednesday, December 9. On Friday, April 15 the stock rating was initiated by Compass Point with "Buy". FBR Capital maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, July 20 report. The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, October 11. The rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo to "Outperform" on Tuesday, January 12. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Equal-Weight" on Tuesday, October 31.

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The S&P and the Nasdaq snapped a six-day rally after Bloomberg stated that China, the world's biggest holder of U.S. Treasuries, could slow or stop buying the government bonds. Therefore 77% are positive. Nomura downgraded it to "Hold" rating and $175.0 target in Tuesday, December 19 report. The score helps determine if a company's stock is valuable or not. (NASDAQ:AAPL) earned "Neutral" rating by Mizuho on Monday, June 12. (NASDAQ:VRTS) to report earnings on January, 24. Nomura maintained Apple Inc. Cowen & Co has "Buy" rating and $9200 target. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Friday, October 6 by RBC Capital Markets.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 insider sales for $49.17 million activity. Insiders have sold 87,633 shares of company stock worth $8,146,090 over the last ninety days. (NYSE:FIS) was sold by JAMES STEPHAN A. 400,000 shares were sold by MARTIRE FRANK R, worth $36.14 million on Friday, August 4. Ramsay Paul D sold 2,098 shares worth $163,675. On Tuesday, August 15 the insider KONDO CHRIS sold $1.01M. Its up 0.13, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 34 investors sold FIS shares while 187 reduced holdings.

VANGUARD GROUP INC raised its stake in Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) by 5.87% during the September 2017 quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. 500.82 million shares or 2.15% less from 511.81 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cambridge Inv Research has 69,917 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. (NASDAQ:DAKT) for 70,552 shares. Savings Bank Of The Ozarks has invested 1.03% of its portfolio in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). This is an increase from Fidelity National Information Services's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26. (NYSE:FIS). Great West Life Assurance Can owns 0.16% invested in Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. Matarin Capital Mgmt Lc owns 375,028 shares. Magnetar Fin Limited reported 2,190 shares. Prudential Finance invested in 0% or 63,462 shares. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Nomura Holdings has 0.24% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN) for 88,665 shares. (NASDAQ:DAKT) for 4.73 million shares. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.90 earnings per share. Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. has a quick ratio of 1.3 measuring its ability to meet its short term obligations with its most liquid assets. The firm attains 1.08 for Average True Range for 14 days. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Ledyard Bankshares accumulated 152,057 shares or 3.11% of the stock.

Several other institutional investors have also bought shares of the company.

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