One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 20% are positive. Finally, Citigroup Inc. restated a "buy" rating and set a $95.00 price objective (up previously from $94.00) on shares of Medidata Solutions in a report on Monday, July 24th. Finally, SunTrust Banks, Inc. reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $92.00 price objective on shares of Medidata Solutions in a research note on Friday, October 27th.
More news for Medidata Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDSO) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: "Medidata Solutions Enters Oversold Territory (MDSO)" on November 07, 2017. The rating was maintained by Topeka Capital Markets with "Hold" on Friday, September 25. Leerink Swann initiated Medidata Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDSO) on Tuesday, April 26 with "Market Perform" rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by Jefferies. As per Monday, August 21, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Sunday, September 17 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. Also, CEO Tarek Sherif sold 200,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 2nd. The correct version of this piece can be viewed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/11/13/nj-state-employees-deferred-compensation-plan-takes-position-in-medidata-solutions-inc-mdso.html.
Disciplined Growth Investors Inc decreased Medidata Solutions Inc (MDSO) stake by 2.61% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The Chilton Investment Co Llc holds 509,194 shares with $76.88 million value, up from 474,226 last quarter. About 516,233 shares traded. NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) has risen 24.67% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500.
Since June 6, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 0 sales for $73,198 activity. $88.97M worth of stock was sold by Koum Jan on Monday, May 15. About 551 shares traded. Cox Christopher K had sold 16,000 shares worth $2.37 million. The insider Capone Michael L sold $347,300. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc bought 16,651 shares as the company's stock rose 25.99% with the market. The insider Desmond-Hellmann Susan sold 209 shares worth $30,236. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 86,378 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,653,182.86. It also upped Channeladvisor Corp (NYSE:ECOM) stake by 436,618 shares and now owns 639,982 shares. Therefore 92% are positive. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, November 5 by Axiom Capital. The company was maintained on Friday, February 12 by Needham. The rating was maintained by Mizuho on Wednesday, May 31 with "Hold". The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Tuesday, September 13 with "Buy". The company was upgraded on Friday, February 10 by Suntrust Robinson. The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Friday, October 27 with "Buy".
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in 2017 Q2. The company has a current ratio of 1.29, a quick ratio of 3.37 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.61. It improved, as 34 investors sold EXEL shares while 64 reduced holdings. 159 funds opened positions while 684 raised stakes. Alpha Windward Lc invested in 1,476 shares. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky reported 18,200 shares. First Dallas Securities owns 4,700 shares. Prudential Fin holds 65,425 shares. (NASDAQ:EXEL). Blair William Il stated it has 1.49 million shares. Pier Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 84,395 shares. Bp Public Llc holds 236,000 shares. Riverhead Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 5,096 shares stake. (NASDAQ:EXEL). Sei Invests holds 103,055 shares. Weaver C Barksdale And holds 0% or 52 shares in its portfolio. Fiera Capital Corp holds 0.28% or 733,906 shares in its portfolio.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.36, from 0.97 in 2017Q1. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board grew its holdings in shares of Medidata Solutions by 2,994.6% in the 3rd quarter. Pnc Financial Serv Grp Inc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Alico, Inc. Ameritas Investment Partners Inc who had been investing in Medidata Solutions Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.88B market cap company. Anson Funds Mngmt Lp owns 16,828 shares or 0.17% of their USA portfolio. Eulav Asset has invested 0.41% in Medidata Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDSO). Bluemountain Cap Llc holds 1,237 shares or 0% of its portfolio. At the time of writing, Medidata Solutions (MDSO) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -89.49. The company reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.31 by $0.02. Rockefeller Fin Ser has invested 0.5% of its portfolio in Medidata Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDSO).
Medidata Solutions Inc (MDSO) formed double top with $68.32 target or 4.00% above today's $65.69 share price. Arrowmark Colorado Limited Liability invested in 890,027 shares or 0.86% of the stock. 734,317 were reported by Natl Bank Of New York Mellon.
Since May 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $414,241 activity.
Medidata Solutions Inc.is a well-known provider of cloud solutions for life sciences. The company has market cap of $267.42 million. The Company provides cloud-based solutions for clinical research in life sciences, offering platform technology that focuses on the clinical development.