Fidelity National Information Servcs (FIS) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Shows

The stock increased 1.23% or $1.6 during the last trading session, reaching $131.4. The last session's volume was 1,239,274 compared to its average daily volume of 1.53M shares. The firm operates through Integrated Financial Solutions and Global Financial Solutions divisions. As the current market price of the stock is $97.28 and diluted EPS for the trailing twelve month is 1.61, the P/E ratio for the stock comes out as 60.31. The Company offers a range of solutions in retail and enterprise banking, payments, capital markets, asset and wealth management, risk and compliance, treasury and insurance, as well as providing financial consulting and outsourcing services. Finally, Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $108.00 target price on shares of Fidelity National Information Servcs in a research report on Sunday, December 3rd. Delta Asset Ltd Llc Tn has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (NYSE:FIS). 1.43 million are owned by Millennium Mgmt Limited Company. The California-based Meritage Group Lp has invested 5.52% in the stock.

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. Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here.

As of now, the increased share price of Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. makes it a lucrative buy for investors. Schnitzer Steel Industries had 6 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:FIS) has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, December 17 by Sterne Agee CRT. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, December 2 by JP Morgan. Another trade for 100,000 shares valued at $9.24M was sold by Jabbour Anthony M. $36.14M worth of Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC) has declined 5.02% since January 12, 2017 and is downtrending. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Wednesday, July 27 by Barclays Capital. (NYSE:FIS) by 15.4% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Nomura has "Buy" rating and $145 target. Also, EVP Gregory G. Montana sold 1,488 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Friday, November 4th. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, September 30 by Cowen & Co. The stock of Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (NASDAQ:PPC) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Friday, June 9. Insiders sold a total of 87,633 shares of company stock worth $8,146,090 in the last 90 days. JPMORGAN CHASE & CO also announced decreased position in Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. (NYSE:FIS). Oakbrook Lc invested 0.16% of its portfolio in Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. 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 would be $447.39 million giving it 18.15 P/E if the $1.34 EPS is correct.

For the ongoing Fiscal Quarter, 19 analysts have an average earnings forecast of $1 per share. For 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.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 selling transactions for $49.17 million activity. On Thursday, October 26 the insider Bradley W Bennett sold $373,811. (NYSE:FIS) for 23,765 shares. SCHILLER PHILIP W had sold 56,808 shares worth $8.79M on Tuesday, October 3.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.7 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. The investor is now holding $12.82 million shares due in part to a decrease of 169760 new shares in their portfolio. WFG Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Fidelity National Information Servcs by 99.8% in the second quarter. The investment professionals in our partner's database reported: 286.04 million shares, up from 281.10 million shares in 2017Q2. Reynders Mcveigh Capital Management Limited Liability reported 32,650 shares or 0.2% of all its holdings. Moreover, Commonwealth Equity Svcs Inc has 0.01% invested in Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. Cim Mangement has invested 0.19% in BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT). Stockholders of record on Friday, March 17th will be issued a dividend of $0.29 per share. (NASDAQ:SCHN). Pdt Prtnrs Ltd Llc reported 72,700 shares. Since the start of the calendar year, shares have performed 3.74%. (NYSE:FIS) for 3,562 shares. First Quadrant L P Ca holds 287,906 shares. Clark Capital Mgmt Grp holds 0.03% or 10,137 shares in its portfolio. Bbva Compass Bank & Trust Incorporated owns 2,326 shares. Tiaa Cref Invest Limited Liability Company holds 150,290 shares. The company has a net profit margin of -4.70% and is less profitable than the average Information Technology Services player. (NYSE:FIS). Strategy Asset Managers Ltd Liability Com owns 29,576 shares. Convergence Inv Prns Ltd holds 1.05% or 48,279 shares.

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Several research analysts have commented on the stock. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, November 1. (NYSE:FIS), we can see that the 12 month volatility is presently 10.901700. Balentine LLC now owns 1,567 shares of the information technology services provider's stock worth $134,000 after buying an additional 382 shares during the period. On Tuesday, January 9 the stock rating was upgraded by Raymond James to "Buy". The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, November 1 with "Buy". (NYSE:FIS) market capitalization at present is $32.30B at the rate of $97.28 a share. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, August 4 by Macquarie Research.

Let's take a quick look at some possible support and resistence levels for the stock.

Analyst Thoughts About Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. Likewise, the upbeat performance for the last quarter was 2.82% and for the full year it was 25.28%.

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