Verisk Analytics Receives a Hold from RBC Capital

By Ryan Adsit

RBC Capital analyst Gary Bisbee reiterated a Hold rating on Verisk Analytics (NASDAQ: VRSK) on October 11 and set a price target of $78. The company’s shares opened today at $84.27.

According to, Bisbee is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 10.3% and a 72.9% success rate. Bisbee covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holding, Emerald Expositions Events Inc, and Servicemaster Global Holdings.

Verisk Analytics has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $85.43.

The company has a one-year high of $88.17 and a one-year low of $75.60. Currently, Verisk Analytics has an average volume of 723.7K.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 47 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Last month, David B. Wright, a Director at VRSK sold 10,000 shares for a total of $808,200.

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Verisk Analytics, Inc. operates as a holding company, which provides information about risk to professionals in insurance, healthcare, financial, government, supply chain, and risk management. It operates through the Decision Analytics and Risk Assessment segments.