Two Sigma Investments LP purchased a new position in shares of Black Knight Inc (NYSE:BKI) during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor purchased 858,179 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $37,889,000. Two Sigma Investments LP owned 0.56% of Black Knight as of its most recent SEC filing.
Other institutional investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Black Knight during the 4th quarter worth $102,000. Duncker Streett & Co. Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Black Knight during the 4th quarter worth $111,000. Hirtle Callaghan & Co LLC purchased a new position in shares of Black Knight during the 4th quarter worth $115,000. First Bank & Trust purchased a new position in shares of Black Knight during the 4th quarter worth $130,000. Finally, JFS Wealth Advisors LLC purchased a new position in shares of Black Knight during the 4th quarter worth $131,000. 85.24% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.
In related news, Director H. Lee Equity Fund Vi Thomas sold 6,000,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, February 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $46.41, for a total value of $278,460,000.00. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link. 30.78% of the stock is currently owned by corporate insiders.
Black Knight Inc (BKI) opened at $49.00 on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.81, a current ratio of 1.21 and a quick ratio of 1.21. The firm has a market capitalization of $7,364.17, a price-to-earnings ratio of 33.79, a P/E/G ratio of 1.92 and a beta of 0.86. Black Knight Inc has a 52-week low of $37.20 and a 52-week high of $53.00.
Black Knight (NYSE:BKI) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. The company reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.01. Black Knight had a return on equity of 11.32% and a net margin of 17.14%. The firm had revenue of $268.40 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $270.08 million. analysts predict that Black Knight Inc will post 1.71 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
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Black Knight Company Profile
Black Knight, Inc provides integrated technology, workflow automation, and data and analytics to the mortgage and real estate industries. The Company’s segments include Technology, and Data and Analytics. The Company’s Technology segment offers software and hosting solutions that support loan servicing, loan origination and settlement services.
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