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  • Verisk Analytics - VRSK - Barchart Chart Of The Day 0 comments
    Feb 7, 2012 8:25 AM | about stocks: VRSK
    Barchart.coms Chart of the Day - Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ:VRSK)

    Barchart Research Team - Barchart.com - Mon Feb 06, 4:18PM CST

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    VRSK - Verisk Analytics

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    VRSK41.10+0.49+1.21%

    The "Chart of the Day" is Verisk Analytics (VRSK), which showed up on Monday's Barchart "All Time High" list. Verisk on Monday posted a new all-time high of $41.18 and closed up 1.21%. TrendSpotter has been Long since Jan 11 at $40.23. In recent news on the stock, Verisk on Jan 11 announced a additional $300 million stock buyback. On Dec 2, Susquehanna reiterated its rating of Positive and raised its target to $45 from $40. Verisk Analytics, with a market cap of $6.4 billion, is a leading provider of 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: 100% Buy
    • Medium-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
    • Long-Term Indicators: 100% Buy
    • Overall Average 100% Buy

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