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  • Verisk Analytics (VRSK) Barchart Chart Of The Day 0 comments
    Dec 19, 2011 10:12 AM | about stocks: VRSK
    Barchart.coms Chart of the Day - Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK)
    Barchart Research Team - Barchart.com - Sat Dec 17, 1:42PM CST
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    VRSK - Verisk Analytics
    Sym Last Chg Pct
    VRSK 39.36 -0.04 -0.10%

    The "Chart of the Day" is Verisk Analytics (VRSK), which showed up on Friday's Barchart "All Time High" list. Verisk Analytics on Friday posted a new all-time high of $39.84 and closed up 2.39%. TrendSpotter has been Long since Oct 12 at $35.08. In recent news on the stock, Susquehanna on Dec 2 reiterated its Positive rating and raised its target to $45 from $40 on successful cross-selling, the improved insurance environment, and the stock's possible inclusion into the S&P index. The company on Nov 1 reported Q3 EPS of 45 cents versus the consensus of 41 cents. Verisk Analytics, with a market cap of $6.2 billion, provides risk assessment solutions to professionals in insurance, healthcare, mortgage lending, government, risk management, and human resources.

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    How we found the Chart of the Day:

    We found the "Chart of the Day" by scanning the Barchart "All Time High" list. In order to get to that list, we first clicked on the Stocks menu item on the Barchart home page, then on the "All Time Highs" menu item on the left menu bar. We then sorted the list by percentage gainers by clicking on the "Percent" column title. A stock that has posted a new All-Time high is typically showing strong upside momentum.

    The status of Barchart's Opinion trading systems are listed below. Please note that the Barchart Opinion indicators are updated live during the session every 10 minutes and can therefore change during the day as the market fluctuates. The indicator numbers shown below therefore may not match what you see live on the Barchart.com web site when you read this report.

    • TrendSpotter: Buy
    • Short-Term Indicators: 80% Buy
    • Medium-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
    • Long-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
    • Overall Average 96% Buy


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    Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.
    Stocks: VRSK
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