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Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) has been downgraded to Hold in a report by Zacks Investment Research today.

Boasting a price of $83.88, Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) traded -0.32% lower on the day. With the last stock price close up 2.68% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has decreased -0.03% over the date range. Verisk Analytics, Inc. has recorded a 50-day average of $81.88 and a two hundred day average of $81.42. Volume of trade was down over the average, with 217,696 shares of VRSK changing hands under the typical 844,602

Zacks Investment Research has downgraded Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) to Hold in a statement released on Wednesday November 30, 2016.

On 11/29/2016, Zacks Investment Research released a statement for Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK) bumped up the target price from $0.00 to $94.00 that suggested an upside of 0.12%.

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Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK)

With a total market value of $0, Verisk Analytics, Inc. has price-earnings ratio of 24.10 with a one year low of $64.79 and a one year high of $86.00 .

A total of 16 equity analysts have released a ratings update on VRSK. Four equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, eight equity analysts rating the company a buy, six equity analysts rating the company a hold, one equity analyst rating the company a underperform, and finally zero equity analysts rating the company a sell with a one year target of $82.81.

Brief Synopsis About Verisk Analytics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRSK)

Verisk Analytics, Inc. is a data analytics provider serving customers in insurance, natural resources, healthcare, financial services, government and risk management. The Company provides predictive analytics and decision support solutions to customers in rating, underwriting, claims, catastrophe and weather risk, global risk analytics, natural resources intelligence and economic forecasting, among others. The Company operates through two segments: Risk Assessment and Decision Analytics. The Risk Assessment segment provides statistical, actuarial and underwriting data for the United States property and casualty (P&C) insurance industry. The Decision Analytics segment provides predictive models to forecast scenarios and produce both standard and customized analytics that help its customers manage their businesses, including predicting loss, selecting and pricing risk, detecting fraud before and after a loss event, and quantifying losses.

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