Vasco Data Security International Inc Institutional Investor Sentiment Worsened in Q4 2017

May 17, 2018 - By Adrian Erickson

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Sentiment for Vasco Data Security International Inc (NASDAQ:VDSI)

Vasco Data Security International Inc (NASDAQ:VDSI) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q4 2017. Its down -0.11, from 1.16 in 2017Q3. The ratio is negative, as 62 funds started new and increased holdings, while 59 decreased and sold stock positions in Vasco Data Security International Inc. The funds in our partner’s database reported: 20.10 million shares, down from 20.29 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Vasco Data Security International Inc in their top 10 holdings increased from 0 to 1 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 12 Reduced: 47 Increased: 39 New Position: 23.

VASCO Data Security International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, and markets digital solutions for identity, security, and business productivity. The company has market cap of $813.55 million. It offers VACMAN Controller, a host system software authentication platform that combines various technologies in one platform; IDENTIKEY Authentication Server that adds server functionality to the VACMAN core authentication platform; eSignLive electronic signature and document management solution; and IDENTIKEY Risk Manager, a risk analysis solution that provides an approach to fraud prevention. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also provides DIGIPASS hardware authenticators to support authentication and digital signatures for applications running on desktop PCs, laptops, tablets, and smart phones; DIGIPASS software solutions, including authenticators that run on existing non-VASCO devices, such as PCs, mobile phones, tablets, etc.; MYDIGIPASS cloud identity solution for e-government and eID services; and DIGIPASS for Apps, a software development kit.

The stock increased 1.12% or $0.225 during the last trading session, reaching $20.375. About 173,766 shares traded. VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) has declined 1.15% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.70% the S&P500.

Analysts await VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) to report earnings on July, 26. They expect $0.09 EPS, up 50.00 % or $0.03 from last year’s $0.06 per share. VDSI’s profit will be $3.59 million for 56.60 P/E if the $0.09 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.12 actual EPS reported by VASCO Data Security International, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -25.00 % negative EPS growth.

Archon Capital Management Llc holds 3.88% of its portfolio in VASCO Data Security International, Inc. for 556,772 shares. Private Capital Management Llc owns 877,603 shares or 1.96% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Elk Creek Partners Llc has 1.11% invested in the company for 1.36 million shares. The United Kingdom-based Herald Investment Management Ltd has invested 0.87% in the stock. Investment Management Of Virginia Llc, a Virginia-based fund reported 169,257 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 16 selling transactions for $5.19 million activity.

More notable recent VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “VASCO Data Security International’s (VDSI) CEO Scott Clements on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 09, 2018, also Benzinga.com with their article: “54 Biggest Movers From Yesterday” published on May 10, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “Imperial Downgrades VASCO Data Security As Stock Rallies Past Valuation” on May 11, 2018. More interesting news about VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “VASCO Reports Results for First Quarter 2018” published on May 08, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “VASCO Launches eSignLive Secure E-Signature Initiative” with publication date: April 27, 2018.

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