Jefferies Reaffirms Their Buy Rating on WisdomTree Investments

By Austin Angelo

In a report released today, Gerald O’Hara from Jefferies reiterated a Buy rating on WisdomTree Investments (NASDAQ: WETF), with a price target of $14. The company’s shares closed yesterday at $10.33.

According to TipRanks.com, O’Hara is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 34.5% and a 92.3% success rate. O’Hara covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Apollo Global Management LLC, Oaktree Capital Group Llc, and Federated Investors.

WisdomTree Investments has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $10.17.

Based on WisdomTree Investments’ latest earnings report for the quarter ending March 31, the company posted quarterly revenue of $55.4 million and quarterly net profit of $6.88 million. In comparison, last year the company earned revenue of $60.88 million and had a net profit of $12.07 million.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 31 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders buying their shares of WETF in relation to earlier this year. Last month, Luciano Siracusano, the Chief Investment Strategist of WETF bought 10,000 shares for a total of $7,000.

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WisdomTree Investments, Inc. is an asset management company that focuses exclusively on Exchange Traded Products. It distributes ETPs within the asset management industry, including brokerage firms, registered investment advisors, institutional investors, private wealth managers and discount brokers.