The Insider Eran Vanounou Unloaded 5124 shares of LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN); 1 Analysts Bullish Telefônica Brasil S.A. (VIV)

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Among 6 analysts covering Telefonica Brasil S.A (NYSE:VIV), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. Telefonica Brasil S.A had 18 analyst reports since August 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, April 12, the company rating was downgraded by J.P. Morgan. On Wednesday, July 6 the stock rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Equal Weight”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, July 28 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Friday, January 19, the company rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, March 23 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight” on Tuesday, October 6. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Monday, August 31 by Morgan Stanley. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of VIV in report on Tuesday, October 3 with “Hold” rating. The rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs with “Hold” on Tuesday, April 3. See Telefônica Brasil S.A. (NYSE:VIV) latest ratings:

26/04/2018 Broker: S.A. ADS Rating: Barclays New Target: $18 17
12/04/2018 Broker: J.P. Morgan Rating: Hold Downgrade
03/04/2018 Broker: Goldman Sachs Rating: Hold New Target: $18.0000 Initiate
03/04/2018 Broker: S.A. ADS Rating: Goldman Sachs 18
23/03/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $15.8000 Maintain
20/03/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $18.0
20/03/2018 Broker: S.A. ADS Rating: Barclays New Target: $17.5 18
19/01/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Hold Downgrade

Telefônica Brasil S.A. provides mobile and fixed line telecommunications services to residential and corporate clients in Brazil. The company has market cap of $21.09 billion. The Company’s fixed line services portfolio includes local, domestic long-distance, and international long-distance calls; and mobile portfolio comprises voice and broadband Internet access through 3G and 4G, as well as mobile value-added services and wireless roaming services. It has a 15.28 P/E ratio. The firm also offers data services, including broadband and mobile data services.

The stock decreased 2.61% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $12.68. About 1.15 million shares traded. Telefônica Brasil S.A. (NYSE:VIV) has risen 2.27% since May 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.28% the S&P500.

More news for Telefônica Brasil S.A. (NYSE:VIV) were recently published by: Streetinsider.com, which released: “Berenberg downgrades Telecom Italia, citing ‘toxic cocktail'” on May 18, 2018. Streetinsider.com‘s article titled: “Vivendi under pressure to float music ‘jewel’ to offset Italian problems” and published on May 17, 2018 is yet another important article.

The stock increased 0.27% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $18.5. About 274,543 shares traded. LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) has risen 133.33% since May 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 121.78% the S&P500.

Eran Vanounou, Chief Technology Officer of Liveperson Inc is the insider, we want to tell you for. Mr. Eran submitted a legally required form with the Security Exchange Commission making public a deal for 5,124 shares of the Pinksheet-listed company, the one he is an insider in. At the time of the selling transaction, the average share price of Liveperson Inc was $18.3, making the insider trade worth $93,513 U.S. Dollars. This is not his first insider trade, in the last month, he sold another 82,200 shares worth $1,498,923 USD. Due to the size of the trade there is little probability that it will stay hidden. Eran Vanounou today has in hand 110,000 shares or 0.18% of Liveperson Inc’s market cap.

LivePerson, Inc. provides mobile and online business messaging solutions that power digital communication between brands and consumers. The company has market cap of $1.12 billion. It operates in two divisions, Business and Consumer. It currently has negative earnings. The Business segment facilitates real-time online interactions, such as chat, voice, and content delivery across multiple channels and screens for firms of various sizes.

Analysts await LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) to report earnings on July, 25. They expect $-0.04 EPS, down 33.33% or $0.01 from last year’s $-0.03 per share. After $-0.03 actual EPS reported by LivePerson, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 33.33% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.29 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.71, from 2 in 2017Q3. It fall, as 21 investors sold LivePerson, Inc. shares while 35 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 43.73 million shares or 4.28% more from 41.93 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Great West Life Assurance Can reported 73,671 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Castleark Mngmt Llc has invested 0.18% in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN). Raymond James Financial Ser Advsrs holds 74,560 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Sg Americas Securities Lc owns 87,985 shares. Raymond James & Associate reported 83,674 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Gilder Gagnon Howe & has invested 0.48% in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN). State Street owns 1.34 million shares for 0% of their portfolio. Ls Inv Ltd Liability Corp has 0% invested in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) for 1,406 shares. Commercial Bank Of Mellon Corporation stated it has 609,252 shares. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney Strauss Lc reported 350,706 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Moreover, Principal Grp Inc has 0% invested in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) for 409,793 shares. Herald Inv Limited accumulated 500,000 shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys, Louisiana-based fund reported 23,600 shares. Millennium Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0.01% of its portfolio in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) for 820,704 shares. Rgm Capital Lc stated it has 3.57% in LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN).

Since March 7, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 insider sales for $5.03 million activity. 1,480 shares were sold by Greenberg Monica L., worth $22,644 on Tuesday, March 20. Carlough Daryl had sold 4,754 shares worth $73,963. On Thursday, March 29 Murphy Daniel Richard sold $736,875 worth of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) or 45,000 shares. LOCASCIO ROBERT P had sold 2,465 shares worth $37,715 on Tuesday, March 20. 40,000 LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) shares with value of $728,400 were sold by Vanounou Eran.

Among 7 analysts covering LivePerson (NASDAQ:LPSN), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. LivePerson has $22.0 highest and $5 lowest target. $15.07’s average target is -18.54% below currents $18.5 stock price. LivePerson had 18 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, March 15 by FBR Capital. Northland Capital maintained LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) on Friday, June 23 with “Buy” rating. Benchmark maintained LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) on Thursday, November 5 with “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, October 30 by Needham. The stock of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) earned “Buy” rating by Northland Capital on Friday, September 1. On Wednesday, August 9 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Hold”. The stock of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) earned “Buy” rating by Roth Capital on Tuesday, October 31. The stock of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, March 16 by Needham. The stock of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) earned “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, September 8. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, July 24 by Northland Capital.

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