Factset Research (FDS) Receives a Hold from Barclays

By Jason Carr

Barclays analyst Manav Patnaik maintained a Hold rating on Factset Research (FDSResearch Report) on May 3 and set a price target of $275. The company’s shares closed on Friday at $278.84, close to its 52-week high of $279.59.

According to TipRanks.com, Patnaik is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 12.0% and a 70.7% success rate. Patnaik covers the Services sector, focusing on stocks such as Emerald Expositions Events Inc, Thomson Reuters Corp, and ManpowerGroup Inc.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Factset Research is a Hold with an average price target of $238.29.

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The company has a one-year high of $279.59 and a one-year low of $188.31. Currently, Factset Research has an average volume of 237.8K.

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FactSet Research Systems, Inc. provides integrated financial information and analytical applications for the global investment community. The company operates its business through the following segments: Research Solutions, Portfolio Management & Trading Solutions, Analytics Solutions, Wealth Solutions, and Content & Technology Solutions.