The stock of Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) is a huge mover today! About 382,401 shares traded hands or 71.12% up from the average. Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) has risen 22.02% since February 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.81% the S&P500.
The move comes after 5 months positive chart setup for the $483.01 million company. It was reported on Oct, 3 by Barchart.com. We have $33.05 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:VCRA worth $415.39M more.
Analysts await Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) to report earnings on October, 25. They expect $-0.10 EPS, up 37.50% or $0.06 from last year’s $-0.16 per share. After $-0.09 actual EPS reported by Vocera Communications Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 11.11% negative EPS growth.
Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) Ratings Coverage
Out of 5 analysts covering Vocera Communications (NYSE:VCRA), 5 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 0 “Hold”. This means 100% are positive. Vocera Communications has been the topic of 13 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. FBR Capital maintained Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) rating on Friday, July 29. FBR Capital has “Outperform” rating and $20 price target. FBR Capital maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $15 target price in Friday, July 31 report. FBR Capital maintained Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) rating on Wednesday, February 3. FBR Capital has “Outperform” rating and $17 price target. The stock of Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, February 12 by Piper Jaffray. The rating was maintained by Topeka Capital Markets on Tuesday, September 29 with “Buy”. Topeka Capital Markets maintained the shares of VCRA in a report on Wednesday, October 28 with “Buy” rating. Leerink Swann upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Monday, August 31 report. Topeka Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $18.0 target price in Thursday, January 7 report.
According to Zacks Investment Research, “Vocera Communications Inc. provides mobile communication solutions focused on addressing critical communication challenges facing hospitals. The Company’s solutions consist of its Voice Communication, new Messaging and Care Transition solutions. It enables users to communicate with a Vocera Wi-Fi (TM) Smartphone or Vocera Connect application for smartphones including Blackberry, iPhone, and Android devices. Vocera Communications Inc. is headquartered in San Jose, Calif.”
Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment decreased to 1.06 in 2016 Q2. Its down 0.68, from 1.74 in 2016Q1. The ratio worsened, as 18 funds sold all Vocera Communications Inc shares owned while 35 reduced positions. 20 funds bought stakes while 36 increased positions. They now own 24.54 million shares or 1.82% less from 24.99 million shares in 2016Q1.
Royal Fincl Bank Of Canada, a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 48,284 shares. Elk Creek Prtn Lc has 1.07 million shares for 0.86% of their US portfolio. The Illinois-based Driehaus Capital Llc has invested 0.07% in Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA). The Missouri-based Kennedy has invested 0.03% in Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA). Manufacturers Life The accumulated 0% or 17,336 shares. The Minnesota-based Walleye Trading Ltd has invested 0% in Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage has invested 0% of its portfolio in Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA). Teachers Advisors has 57,538 shares for 0% of their US portfolio. National Bank Of America De holds 83,054 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Nationwide Fund Advsr holds 0.01% or 154,231 shares in its portfolio. Metropolitan Life Insur Ny reported 17,766 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Evercore Wealth Management Ltd Liability last reported 15,018 shares in the company. Moreover, Legal And General Gp Public Limited has 0% invested in Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) for 4,138 shares. Deutsche National Bank & Trust Ag, a Germany-based fund reported 8,807 shares. The Massachusetts-based Panagora Asset Management Incorporated has invested 0% in Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA).
Insider Transactions: Since May 2, 2016, the stock had 0 insider purchases, and 14 insider sales for $6.07 million net activity. The insider SPITZEN JAY sold $16,800. $47,034 worth of shares were sold by JOHNSON PAUL T on Monday, May 2. $1.05 million worth of shares were sold by ZOLLARS ROBERT on Thursday, September 1. Shares for $30,001 were sold by LANG BRENT D.. Nada Hany also sold $2.71M worth of Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) on Friday, July 29.
More news for Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) were recently published by: Marketwatch.com, which released: “/quotes/zigman/3870025/realtime” on March 28, 2012. Quotes.Wsj.com‘s article titled: “News Vocera Communications Inc.VCRA” and published on March 24, 2012 is yet another important article.
VCRA Company Profile
Vocera Communications, Inc., incorporated on February 16, 2000, is a well-known provider of communication solutions for mobile workers in healthcare, hospitality, energy, education and other industries. The Company’s solutions include the Vocera Communication System, Vocera Care Experience Suite and its Experience Innovation Network. The Company’s two divisions include Product and Service.
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