Vocera Communications Inc (VCRA) EVP Sells $347,134.75 in Stock

Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) EVP Paul T. Johnson sold 12,977 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, January 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.75, for a total transaction of $347,134.75. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website.

Paul T. Johnson also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, January 17th, Paul T. Johnson sold 6,977 shares of Vocera Communications stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $27.42, for a total transaction of $191,309.34.

Vocera Communications Inc (NYSE:VCRA) traded up $0.06 on Friday, hitting $25.96. 594,939 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 235,608. Vocera Communications Inc has a 12-month low of $19.02 and a 12-month high of $32.23. The firm has a market capitalization of $772.20, a P/E ratio of -27.04 and a beta of -0.42.

Vocera Communications (NYSE:VCRA) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. The communications equipment provider reported $0.11 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.01. Vocera Communications had a negative net margin of 17.42% and a negative return on equity of 15.55%. The company had revenue of $42.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $41.44 million. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.08 EPS. Vocera Communications’s quarterly revenue was up 25.3% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts forecast that Vocera Communications Inc will post -0.43 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC increased its holdings in Vocera Communications by 11.5% in the 2nd quarter. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 107,486 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock worth $2,840,000 after buying an additional 11,125 shares during the period. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased its holdings in Vocera Communications by 25.2% in the 2nd quarter. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. now owns 61,148 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock worth $1,615,000 after buying an additional 12,321 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN increased its holdings in Vocera Communications by 71.7% in the 3rd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 474,748 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock worth $14,893,000 after buying an additional 198,324 shares during the period. Teachers Advisors LLC increased its holdings in Vocera Communications by 10.9% in the 2nd quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 70,053 shares of the communications equipment provider’s stock worth $1,851,000 after buying an additional 6,886 shares during the period. Finally, Citadel Advisors LLC acquired a new position in Vocera Communications in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $425,000.

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Vocera Communications from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Friday, September 29th. BidaskClub upgraded shares of Vocera Communications from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Citigroup assumed coverage on shares of Vocera Communications in a report on Thursday, January 4th. They set a “buy” rating on the stock. Oppenheimer upped their price objective on shares of Vocera Communications from $32.00 to $36.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Friday, October 27th. Finally, Cantor Fitzgerald restated a “buy” rating and set a $35.00 price objective on shares of Vocera Communications in a report on Thursday, October 26th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $33.13.

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About Vocera Communications

Vocera Communications, Inc is a provider of communication solutions for mobile workers in healthcare, hospitality, energy, education and other industries. The Company’s segments include Product and Service. The Company’s solutions include the Vocera Communication System, Vocera Care Experience, Vocera Engage integration platform, smartphone applications and its Experience Innovation Network.

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