Workday Inc. (NYSE:WDAY) insider Mark S. Peek sold 1,562 shares of Workday stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $87.32, for a total transaction of $136,393.84. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.
Mark S. Peek also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Friday, July 15th, Mark S. Peek sold 6,904 shares of Workday stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $79.05, for a total transaction of $545,761.20.
Workday Inc. (NYSE:WDAY) opened at 90.52 on Thursday. Workday Inc. has a 12-month low of $47.32 and a 12-month high of $90.73. The company’s market cap is $18.10 billion. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $84.90 and a 200-day moving average of $78.31.
Workday (NYSE:WDAY) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, August 24th. The company reported ($0.04) EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.02. The business had revenue of $377.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $372.68 million. Workday had a negative return on equity of 26.89% and a negative net margin of 25.71%. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 33.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.02 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Workday Inc. will post ($0.04) earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in WDAY. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. boosted its stake in Workday by 2.8% in the second quarter. Mn Services Vermogensbeheer B.V. now owns 2,829 shares of the company’s stock worth $190,000 after buying an additional 78 shares during the last quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services Inc raised its stake in shares of Workday by 2.6% in the first quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services Inc now owns 4,499 shares of the company’s stock valued at $346,000 after buying an additional 115 shares during the period. US Bancorp DE raised its stake in shares of Workday by 0.5% in the second quarter. US Bancorp DE now owns 27,125 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,026,000 after buying an additional 123 shares during the period. American International Group Inc. raised its stake in shares of Workday by 3.7% in the second quarter. American International Group Inc. now owns 3,466 shares of the company’s stock valued at $259,000 after buying an additional 125 shares during the period. Finally, CIBC Asset Management Inc raised its stake in shares of Workday by 2.1% in the second quarter. CIBC Asset Management Inc now owns 8,332 shares of the company’s stock valued at $622,000 after buying an additional 172 shares during the period.
A number of research analysts have weighed in on WDAY shares. Needham & Company LLC lifted their price target on shares of Workday from $80.00 to $85.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 25th. Barclays PLC lifted their price target on shares of Workday from $60.00 to $71.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 26th. Wunderlich lifted their price target on shares of Workday from $70.00 to $78.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, May 26th. Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Workday in a research note on Thursday, May 26th. Finally, Wedbush lowered shares of Workday from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating and set a $63.00 price objective on the stock. in a research report on Friday, May 27th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have assigned a hold rating and seventeen have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $84.11.
Workday Company Profile
Workday, Inc is a provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. The Company delivers financial management, human capital management and analytics applications designed for various companies, educational institutions and government agencies. It operates in the cloud applications segment.
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