Workday, Inc. (NYSE:WDAY) Director Michael A. Stankey sold 25,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of $106.86, for a total transaction of $2,671,500.00. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website.

Michael A. Stankey also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, August 15th, Michael A. Stankey sold 6,542 shares of Workday stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $101.67, for a total transaction of $665,125.14.
  • On Thursday, June 22nd, Michael A. Stankey sold 25,000 shares of Workday stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $102.12, for a total transaction of $2,553,000.00.

Workday, Inc. (NYSE WDAY) traded down 1.33% during trading on Thursday, hitting $105.60. 1,451,274 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s market capitalization is $21.96 billion. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $104.09 and its 200-day moving average is $95.26. Workday, Inc. has a 12 month low of $65.79 and a 12 month high of $111.45.

Workday (NYSE:WDAY) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 30th. The software maker reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.09. Workday had a negative net margin of 19.78% and a negative return on equity of 24.07%. The firm had revenue of $525.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $507.44 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.04) earnings per share. Workday’s quarterly revenue was up 40.6% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts anticipate that Workday, Inc. will post $0.82 earnings per share for the current year.

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Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Fisher Asset Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Workday by 0.5% in the second quarter. Fisher Asset Management LLC now owns 8,620 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $836,000 after purchasing an additional 45 shares during the period. Nordea Investment Management AB grew its holdings in shares of Workday by 2.5% in the second quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 3,413 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $331,000 after purchasing an additional 83 shares during the period. Global X Management Co. LLC grew its holdings in shares of Workday by 9.3% in the second quarter. Global X Management Co. LLC now owns 1,136 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $110,000 after purchasing an additional 97 shares during the period. Utah Retirement Systems grew its holdings in shares of Workday by 0.5% in the first quarter. Utah Retirement Systems now owns 21,400 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $1,782,000 after purchasing an additional 100 shares during the period. Finally, Gemmer Asset Management LLC grew its holdings in shares of Workday by 1.3% in the second quarter. Gemmer Asset Management LLC now owns 8,881 shares of the software maker’s stock valued at $861,000 after purchasing an additional 117 shares during the period. 67.74% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

WDAY has been the topic of several research reports. Royal Bank Of Canada dropped their target price on shares of Workday from $105.00 to $96.00 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, May 24th. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. restated an “outperform” rating and issued a $105.00 target price (up previously from $95.00) on shares of Workday in a report on Monday, May 29th. Citigroup Inc. restated a “sell” rating on shares of Workday in a report on Tuesday, May 30th. Drexel Hamilton restated a “buy” rating and issued a $114.00 target price on shares of Workday in a report on Wednesday, May 31st. Finally, JMP Securities restated an “overweight” rating and issued a $90.00 target price on shares of Workday in a report on Thursday, June 1st. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-one have assigned a hold rating, fifteen have assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. Workday currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $98.79.

Workday Company Profile

Workday, Inc is a provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. The Company delivers financial management, human capital management and analytics applications designed for various companies, educational institutions and government agencies. As part of its applications, the Company provides embedded analytics that capture the content and context of everyday business events, facilitating informed decision-making from wherever users are working.

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