Total System Services Gets a Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird

By Ryan Adsit

In a report released today, David Koning from Robert W. Baird reiterated a Buy rating on Total System Services (NYSE: TSS), with a price target of $96. The company’s shares opened today at $87.28, close to its 52-week high of $90.74.

According to, Koning is a top 100 analyst with an average return of 17.4% and a 81.9% success rate. Koning covers the Technology sector, focusing on stocks such as Jack Henry & Associates, Fidelity National Info, and Exlservice Holdings.

Currently, the analyst consensus on Total System Services is Moderate Buy and the average price target is $94.61, representing an 8.4% upside.

In a report issued on April 5, Stephens also reiterated a Buy rating on the stock with a $96 price target.

Total System Services’ market cap is currently $15.92B and has a P/E ratio of 27.62. The company has a book value ratio of 7.0456.

Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 52 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is negative on the stock. Last month, Dorenda Weaver, the EVP & CAO of TSS sold 24,160 shares for a total of $2,176,888.

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Total System Services, Inc. provides electronic payment processing services to banks and other financial institutions. It operates through the following segments: Issuer Solutions, Merchant Solutions, Netspend, and Corporate Administration and Other.