Several brokerages have updated their recommendations and price targets on shares of Vantiv (NYSE: VNTV) in the last few weeks:

  • 10/2/2017 – Vantiv is now covered by analysts at Buckingham Research. They set a “neutral” rating and a $78.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/29/2017 – Vantiv had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Nomura. They now have a $85.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/28/2017 – Vantiv had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods. They now have a $82.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/28/2017 – Vantiv was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating.
  • 9/25/2017 – Vantiv had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Citigroup Inc.. They now have a $83.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/12/2017 – Vantiv is now covered by analysts at Bank of America Corporation. They set a “neutral” rating on the stock.
  • 9/7/2017 – Vantiv was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating.
  • 9/5/2017 – Vantiv was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $79.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Vantiv, Inc. is an integrated payment processor engaged in providing advanced technology solutions for businesses and financial institutions. The Company operates in two segments: Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. Vantiv offers acquiring and processing transactions, value-added services, merchant services and reporting for electronic payment transactions. It also provides card issuer processing, payment network processing, fraud protection, card production, prepaid program management, automated teller machine driving, network gateway and switching services. Vantiv, Inc. is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. “
  • 9/1/2017 – Vantiv was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “strong-buy” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 9/1/2017 – Vantiv had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at KeyCorp. They now have a $80.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/1/2017 – Vantiv was downgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “Vantiv, Inc. is an integrated payment processor engaged in providing advanced technology solutions for businesses and financial institutions. The Company operates in two segments: Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. Vantiv offers acquiring and processing transactions, value-added services, merchant services and reporting for electronic payment transactions. It also provides card issuer processing, payment network processing, fraud protection, card production, prepaid program management, automated teller machine driving, network gateway and switching services. Vantiv, Inc. is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. “
  • 8/24/2017 – Vantiv had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. They now have a $77.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/18/2017 – Vantiv was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating.
  • 8/16/2017 – Vantiv had its price target raised by analysts at Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. from $70.00 to $77.00. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock.
  • 8/15/2017 – Vantiv was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $78.00 price target on the stock. According to Zacks, “Vantiv, Inc. is an integrated payment processor engaged in providing advanced technology solutions for businesses and financial institutions. The Company operates in two segments: Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. Vantiv offers acquiring and processing transactions, value-added services, merchant services and reporting for electronic payment transactions. It also provides card issuer processing, payment network processing, fraud protection, card production, prepaid program management, automated teller machine driving, network gateway and switching services. Vantiv, Inc. is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. “
  • 8/14/2017 – Vantiv had its price target raised by analysts at Nomura from $75.00 to $85.00. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/14/2017 – Vantiv had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Instinet. They now have a $85.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $75.00.
  • 8/13/2017 – Vantiv was given a new $82.00 price target on by analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/11/2017 – Vantiv had its price target raised by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from $72.00 to $74.00. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/10/2017 – Vantiv was upgraded by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating. They now have a $85.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $63.00.
  • 8/10/2017 – Vantiv had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies. They now have a $64.00 price target on the stock.
  • 8/10/2017 – Vantiv was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating.
  • 8/10/2017 – Vantiv was given a new $80.00 price target on by analysts at Craig Hallum. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/10/2017 – Vantiv had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG. They now have a $72.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $67.00.
  • 8/10/2017 – Vantiv had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Robert W. Baird. They now have a $80.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $72.00.
  • 8/9/2017 – Vantiv had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada. They now have a $73.00 price target on the stock.

Shares of Vantiv, Inc. (VNTV) opened at 70.36 on Wednesday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $71.57 and a 200 day moving average of $65.42. Vantiv, Inc. has a 52 week low of $54.38 and a 52 week high of $73.14. The firm has a market capitalization of $11.35 billion, a P/E ratio of 59.48 and a beta of 0.61.

Vantiv (NYSE:VNTV) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, August 9th. The business services provider reported $0.83 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.82 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $530.00 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $525.12 million. Vantiv had a net margin of 5.58% and a return on equity of 33.54%. The business’s quarterly revenue was up 10.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.70 earnings per share. On average, equities research analysts expect that Vantiv, Inc. will post $3.35 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Vantiv, Inc is a holding company. The Company conducts its operations through its subsidiary, Vantiv Holding, LLC. The Company is a payment processor. The Company’s segments include Merchant Services and Financial Institution Services. The Company offers a range of payment processing services that enable its clients to meet their payment processing needs through a single provider.

Receive News & Ratings for Vantiv Inc Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Vantiv Inc and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.