First Data Corporation (FDC) added to 63 new portfolios

First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) produced a 50.08% rally since recording the worst price of $14.73. Thanks to the latest 1.14% increase, it now trades at $22.11. Throughout the trading on 07/09/2018, the share price floated between $21.91 and $22.165. This company shares are 7.82% off its target price of $23.84 and the current market capitalization stands at $20B. The recent change has given its price a 11.06% lead over SMA 50 and -0.14% deficit over its 52-week high. The stock witnessed 10.61% gains, 41.64% gains and 27.07% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. To measure price-variation, we found FDC’s volatility during a week at 1.83% and during a month it has been found around 2.38%.

First Data Corporation (FDC) Top Holders

Institutional investors currently hold around $10.61 billion or 0% in FDC stock. Look at its top three institutional owners. Vanguard Group Inc owns $848.51 million in First Data Corporation, which represents roughly 4.24% of the company’s market cap and approximately 8% of the institutional ownership. Similar statistics are true for the second largest owner, Blackrock Inc., which owns 27,998,267 shares of the stock are valued at $612.04 million. The third largest holder is Fmr Llc, which currently holds $578.27 million worth of this stock and that ownership represents nearly 2.89% of its market capitalization.

First Data Corporation 13F Filings

At the end of March reporting period, 206 institutional holders increased their position in First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) by some 98,475,547 shares, 181 decreased positions by 72,329,103 and 42 held positions by 314,398,540. That puts total institutional holdings at 485,203,190 shares, according to SEC filings. The stock grabbed 63 new institutional investments totaling 43,471,902 shares while 65 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 20,588,166 shares.

First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC) Insider Trades

Multiple company employees have indulged in significant insider trading. First Data Corporation disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Director Nevels James E has acquired 100 shares of First Data Corporation (FDC) in trading session dated Jun. 18, 2018. These shares are worth $2,141 and were traded at $21.41 each. The SEC filing shows that Foskett Christopher M performed a sale of 17,500 shares. The disposed these shares by way of transaction on Jun. 13, 2018. The company’s shares were given away at $21.77 per share worth to an income of some $380,975 on account of Foskett Christopher M.

, Higgins Thomas Joseph, sold 20,785 common shares of First Data Corporation (FDC) in the open market. In a transaction dated Jun. 05, 2018, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $19.66, raking in a sum of $408,633. After this sale, 311,600 common shares of FDC are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $6,889,476.

In the transaction dated May. 24, 2018, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the; Charron Daniel J disposed a total of 25,000 shares at an average price of $19.5, amounting to approximately $487,500. The insider now directly owns 666,847 shares worth $14,743,987.

First Data Corporation (FDC) Analyst Guide

Several analysts have released their opinion on First Data Corporation (NYSE:FDC), with 18 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Whereas 3 of them predict the stock is a hold. Also, there are 1 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.32 average brokerage recommendation.