VMware, Inc. (VMW) Analysts See $1.50 EPS; Shorts at Verra Mobility – Class A (VRRM) Lowered By 11.88%

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Verra Mobility Corporation – Class A (NASDAQ:VRRM) had a decrease of 11.88% in short interest. VRRM’s SI was 302,600 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 11.88% from 343,400 shares previously. With 496,800 avg volume, 1 days are for Verra Mobility Corporation – Class A (NASDAQ:VRRM)’s short sellers to cover VRRM’s short positions. The stock increased 1.69% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $10.82. About 407,512 shares traded. Verra Mobility Corporation (NASDAQ:VRRM) has declined 1.20% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 1.20% the S&P500.

Analysts expect VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) to report $1.50 EPS on March, 7.They anticipate $0.14 EPS change or 10.29% from last quarter’s $1.36 EPS. VMW’s profit would be $614.83M giving it 27.83 P/E if the $1.50 EPS is correct. After having $1.21 EPS previously, VMware, Inc.’s analysts see 23.97% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.97% or $1.61 during the last trading session, reaching $166.95. About 1.71 million shares traded or 8.31% up from the average. VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) has risen 39.36% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 39.36% the S&P500. Some Historical VMW News: 04/05/2018 – lnfinio Supports Newest VMware vSphere 6.7 Release; 21/05/2018 – Carl Icahn says his stake in VMware is ‘sizable,’ worth ‘hundreds of millions’; 18/05/2018 – Dell remains focused on a VMware merger, and now it’s getting feedback from tracking stock holders; 19/04/2018 – San Jose Bus Jrn: Uber pursues VMware CFO as board authorizes IPO; 03/05/2018 – Benu Networks’ Virtual Service Edge Platform Achieves VMware Ready Status; 12/03/2018 – JERICHO CAPITAL SAYS ASK THAT INDEPENDENT MEMBERS OF BOARD OF VMW REJECT ANY PROPOSAL FOR REVERSE MERGER WITH DELL; 17/04/2018 – NEW: Carl Icahn has taken a ‘medium’-sized stake in VMware; 21/05/2018 – VMware Integrated OpenStack Drives 5G Readiness and Fastest Path to Production OpenStack Deployment for Accelerating Digital Tr; 01/05/2018 – JETSTREAM REPORTS JETSTREAM MIGRATE FOR VMWARE CLOUD ON AWS; 30/04/2018 – VMWARE: MICROSOFT AZURE NEXT PARTNER FOR VMW’S NETWORKING CLOUD

Verra Mobility Corporation provides smart mobility technology solutions and services in the United States, Canada, and Europe. The company has market cap of $1.69 billion. It operates through Government Solutions and Commercial Services divisions. It currently has negative earnings. The firm develops toll and violations management, title and registration, automated safety, and other data driven solutions.

More notable recent Verra Mobility Corporation (NASDAQ:VRRM) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Bullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross – VRRM – Nasdaq” on January 23, 2019, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “Peasy to Provide Pay-As-You-Go Cashless Tolling for GasBuddy Members – PRNewswire” published on January 30, 2019, Businesswire.com published: “Gores Holdings II, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Verra Mobility – Business Wire” on October 17, 2018. More interesting news about Verra Mobility Corporation (NASDAQ:VRRM) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Airline Stock Outlook: High Costs Pose Short-Term Challenges – Nasdaq” published on June 25, 2018 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Verra Mobility Announces Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results – PR Newswire” with publication date: November 08, 2018.

More notable recent VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Raymond James Cuts VMWare Price Target, Says Dell Agreement Good For Shareholders (NYSE:VMW) (NYSE:DELL) (NYSE:DVMT) – Benzinga” on January 16, 2019, also Investorplace.com with their article: “Investors Should Sell Adobe Stock – Investorplace.com” published on February 13, 2019, Globenewswire.com published: “Fourth Annual Women Transforming Technology Conference – Registration Now Open – GlobeNewswire” on January 24, 2019. More interesting news about VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “VMware Helps Healthcare Organizations Harness Digital Innovations to Improve the Cost, Quality, and Delivery of Patient Care – GlobeNewswire” published on February 12, 2019 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on VMware, Easterly Government Properties, Western Gas Equity Partners, LP, ShotSpotter, Verint, and ASGN — What Drives Growth in Today’s Competitive Landscape – GlobeNewswire” with publication date: February 05, 2019.

Since August 31, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 selling transactions for $30.74 million activity. The insider RAMASWAMI RAJIV sold 6,000 shares worth $960,000. Shares for $5.41 million were sold by Carli Maurizio on Friday, January 11. On Tuesday, January 8 the insider POONEN SANJAY sold $2.39M. 1,500 VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) shares with value of $229,155 were sold by Olli Amy Fliegelman. BROWN MICHAEL W sold $5.60 million worth of stock or 35,000 shares. On Thursday, September 20 Krysler P. Kevan sold $758,964 worth of VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) or 4,984 shares. GELSINGER PATRICK P also sold $3.75 million worth of VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) shares.

VMware, Inc. provides virtualization and cloud infrastructure solutions in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $68.43 billion. The Company’s virtualization infrastructure solutions includes a suite of services and products designed to deliver a software-defined data center, run on industry-standard desktop computers, servers, and mobile devices; and supports a range of operating system and application environments, as well as networking and storage infrastructures. It has a 47.84 P/E ratio. The firm offers VMware vSphere, a data center platform, which enables users to deploy hypervisor, a layer of software that resides between the operating system and system hardware to enable compute virtualization; storage and availability products that provide data storage and protection options; network and security products; and management and automation products to manage and automate overarching IT processes involved in provisioning IT services and resources to users from initial infrastructure deployment to retirement.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.99 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 0.98 in 2018Q2. It is positive, as 50 investors sold VMware, Inc. shares while 146 reduced holdings. 67 funds opened positions while 128 raised stakes. 72.96 million shares or 6.04% less from 77.65 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Pdt Partners Limited Liability holds 0.39% or 60,800 shares. First Quadrant Lp Ca stated it has 300 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Huntington Commercial Bank reported 428 shares. Moreover, Hilltop Inc has 0.05% invested in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) for 1,532 shares. Caprock Gp holds 0.05% or 1,506 shares in its portfolio. Maverick Cap stated it has 0.1% in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW). Origin Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Partnership holds 0.41% or 40,800 shares. Utah Retirement owns 0.04% invested in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) for 12,948 shares. Andra Ap holds 0.19% or 47,500 shares. Bowen Hanes And Incorporated reported 1.2% of its portfolio in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW). Moreover, Bender Robert & Assoc has 3.07% invested in VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) for 43,243 shares. Nuwave Inv Management Ltd owns 3 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Architects has 36 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Tudor Invest Corporation Et Al owns 2,793 shares. 750 were accumulated by Hoertkorn Richard Charles.

Among 12 analysts covering VMware (NYSE:VMW), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. VMware had 16 analyst reports since August 24, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW) has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, January 4 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Nomura with “Reduce” on Friday, November 30. Credit Suisse maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $160 target in Friday, January 11 report. As per Friday, November 30, the company rating was maintained by Raymond James. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Friday, November 30 with “Overweight”. Evercore maintained the shares of VMW in report on Monday, February 4 with “In-Line” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, August 24 by Maxim Group. The company was maintained on Friday, August 24 by JP Morgan. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, August 24. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of VMW in report on Monday, November 26 with “Buy” rating.

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