VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) CEO T Kendall Hunt sold 22,972 shares of VASCO Data Security International stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of $14.07, for a total transaction of $323,216.04. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 7,685,998 shares in the company, valued at $108,141,991.86. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link.

T Kendall Hunt also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, May 16th, T Kendall Hunt sold 46,255 shares of VASCO Data Security International stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $14.67, for a total transaction of $678,560.85.

VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ:VDSI) traded down 0.71% on Thursday, hitting $13.95. 137,270 shares of the stock traded hands. The stock has a market capitalization of $554.64 million, a P/E ratio of 63.70 and a beta of 1.78. VASCO Data Security International, Inc. has a 12-month low of $12.05 and a 12-month high of $19.30. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $13.41 and its 200-day moving average price is $13.97.

VASCO Data Security International (NASDAQ:VDSI) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, April 27th. The technology company reported $0.08 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.04. VASCO Data Security International had a return on equity of 9.05% and a net margin of 4.59%. The business had revenue of $41.97 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $42.55 million. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.14 EPS. VASCO Data Security International’s revenue for the quarter was down 10.3% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts predict that VASCO Data Security International, Inc. will post $0.08 EPS for the current year.

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A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of VDSI. BlackRock Fund Advisors boosted its stake in VASCO Data Security International by 10.4% in the third quarter. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 2,121,003 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $37,351,000 after buying an additional 199,937 shares during the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its stake in VASCO Data Security International by 4.3% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 1,593,588 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $21,513,000 after buying an additional 66,167 shares during the last quarter. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC boosted its stake in VASCO Data Security International by 22.8% in the fourth quarter. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC now owns 1,580,173 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $21,569,000 after buying an additional 293,387 shares during the last quarter. Penserra Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in VASCO Data Security International by 12.9% in the first quarter. Penserra Capital Management LLC now owns 1,448,611 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $19,556,000 after buying an additional 165,327 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Elk Creek Partners LLC boosted its stake in VASCO Data Security International by 11.5% in the first quarter. Elk Creek Partners LLC now owns 1,406,794 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $18,992,000 after buying an additional 145,244 shares during the last quarter. 51.95% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

VDSI has been the topic of several analyst reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of VASCO Data Security International from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $15.00 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, May 2nd. BTIG Research reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $18.00 target price on shares of VASCO Data Security International in a research report on Monday, April 24th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of $19.25.

About VASCO Data Security International

VASCO Data Security International, Inc designs, develops and markets digital solutions for identity, security and business productivity that protect and facilitate transactions online, via mobile devices, and in-person. The Company provides anti-fraud and digital transaction management solutions to financial institutions and other businesses.

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