Shares of The Rubicon Project, Inc. (NYSE:RUBI) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the fifteen brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $8.04.
A number of research firms recently issued reports on RUBI. B. Riley reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a $5.00 target price on shares of The Rubicon Project in a research note on Monday, August 7th. BidaskClub lowered The Rubicon Project from a “sell” rating to a “strong sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 27th. Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of The Rubicon Project in a research note on Thursday, August 24th. Zacks Investment Research lowered The Rubicon Project from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, July 14th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a $6.00 target price on shares of The Rubicon Project in a research note on Monday, June 5th.
A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of the business. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd acquired a new position in The Rubicon Project in the 2nd quarter valued at $445,000. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio raised its holdings in The Rubicon Project by 633.3% in the 2nd quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 88,122 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $453,000 after acquiring an additional 76,104 shares during the last quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System raised its holdings in The Rubicon Project by 5.1% in the 2nd quarter. California State Teachers Retirement System now owns 78,664 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $404,000 after acquiring an additional 3,800 shares during the last quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company raised its holdings in The Rubicon Project by 20.0% in the 2nd quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 37,052 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $191,000 after acquiring an additional 6,178 shares during the last quarter. Finally, State Street Corp raised its holdings in The Rubicon Project by 10.2% in the 2nd quarter. State Street Corp now owns 910,293 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $4,681,000 after acquiring an additional 84,345 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors own 62.56% of the company’s stock.
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The Rubicon Project (NYSE:RUBI) traded down 2.21% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $3.98. The company had a trading volume of 237,136 shares. The Rubicon Project has a 52-week low of $3.38 and a 52-week high of $9.16. The stock’s market cap is $198.29 million. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $4.11 and its 200-day moving average price is $5.48.
The Rubicon Project (NYSE:RUBI) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The software maker reported ($0.21) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.15) by $0.06. The Rubicon Project had a negative net margin of 20.28% and a negative return on equity of 1.15%. The company had revenue of $42.90 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $47.98 million. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.17 EPS. The Rubicon Project’s quarterly revenue was down 34.1% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, equities research analysts expect that The Rubicon Project will post ($0.49) EPS for the current fiscal year.
The Rubicon Project Company Profile
The Rubicon Project, Inc offers a technology solution to automate the purchase and sale of advertising for buyers and sellers. The Company’s solution enables buyers and sellers to purchase and sell a range of advertising units, including display and video; utilizing various inventory types, including direct sale of inventory and real-time bidding (RTB), and across digital channels, including mobile Web, mobile application and desktop, as well as across various out of home channels, such as digital billboards.
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