COMSCORE Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR) a Buy: Cantor Fitzgerald

In a research note issued to investors, Youssef Squali at Cantor Fitzgerald Reiterated their Buy rating on COMSCORE, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR). The analyst placed a $58.00 price target on the stock which indicates a 15.22% upside to the last closing price. In the year following Squali’s ratings, the stocks covered yield an average return of 25.90% according to TipRanks.com. In the past year 151 out of 197 recommendations or 77% were successful.

COMSCORE, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCOR) shares opened the most recent trading session at 51.380 and at the time of writing the last Bid was at N/A. In the current trading session the stock reached as high as 51.440 and dipped down to 50.640. comScore, Inc., a NMS listed company, has a current market cap of 1.71B and on average over the past 3 months has seen 300978 shares trade hands on a daily basis.

On a technical level the stock has a 50 Day Moving Average of 49.502. Based on a recent trade, this puts the equity at +2.733% away from that average. In comparing the stock’s current level to its extended history, the stock is trading -8.204% away from it’s 52-week high of 55.400 and +85.534% away from the stock’s low point over the past 52 weeks, which was 27.410. On a consensus basis, analysts have a one year target price of 59.670. The company last reported earnings per share of -0.294.

The consensus analyst estimates according to First Call for the next quarter is 0.030. The current year EPS estimate on the stock is 0.010 and the EPS estimate for next year sits at 0.490. In looking at the fundamentals, SCOR has a P/E ratio of N/A and a price to book ratio of 9.815. The company’s Book Value is 5.201 and most recently reported EBITDA of 22.86M. The price compared to next year’s EPS estimate in the current year is 103.786.

Company Profile

COMSCORE, Inc. (SCOR) is a provider of digital media analytics that enable its customers to make informed, data-driven decisions and implement digital business strategies. The Company is a technology-driven company that measures multiple technology platforms including personal computers, smart phones, tablets, televisions and interacts with digital media, including Web sites, apps, video programming and advertising. Its products and services provide customers with deep and actionable insight into consumer behavior including objective, detailed information about usage of digital content and advertising coupled with information on consumer demographic characteristics, attitudes, lifestyles and offline behavior. It leverages its platforms to provide products organized around three lines of business such as, audience measurement products, advertising products & services and enterprise solutions.