Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) At $15.14 Forms Top; Altair Engineering – Class A (ALTR) SI Decreased By 9.9%

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Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) formed multiple top with $16.20 target or 7.00% above today’s $15.14 share price. Nuance Communications, Inc. (NUAN) has $4.35B valuation. The stock increased 0.33% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $15.14. About 1.65M shares traded. Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) has declined 2.97% since January 12, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 2.97% the S&P500. Some Historical NUAN News: 27/03/2018 – NEUBERGER BERMAN – BELIEVES NUANCE COMMUNICATIONS BOARD SHOULD REQUEST KATHRYN MARTIN ACCEPT SHAREHOLDER’S REPEATED OPPOSITION TO BOARD SEAT & RESIGN; 09/05/2018 – Nuance 2Q Loss $164.1M; 20/04/2018 – DJ Nuance Communications Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (NUAN); 27/03/2018 – Neuberger Berman Sends Open Letter To Nuance Communications Board And lncoming CEO Mark Benjamin; 22/03/2018 – NUANCE COMMUNICATIONS INC – MARK BENJAMIN CURRENTLY SERVES AS PRESIDENT AND CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER OF NCR CORP; 09/05/2018 – NUANCE 2Q ADJ REV $518.3M, EST. $515.5M; 27/03/2018 – NEUBERGER BERMAN CALLS FOR RESIGNATION OF SOME NUANCE DIRECTORS; 15/03/2018 – NUANCE COMMUNICATIONS INC – NUANCE’S BOARD OF DIRECTORS NOW CONSISTS OF SEVEN MEMBERS, ALL OF WHOM ARE INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS; 09/05/2018 – NUANCE SEES 2018 GROWTH 2% TO 4% ORGANIC GROWTH, SAW 3% TO 5%; 04/04/2018 – Spoken Word Artists’ Poetry Transcreated by SDL Marketing Solutions Delivers Global Cultural Nuance for Under Armour

Altair Engineering Inc – Class A (NASDAQ:ALTR) had a decrease of 9.9% in short interest. ALTR’s SI was 907,200 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 9.9% from 1.01 million shares previously. With 496,600 avg volume, 2 days are for Altair Engineering Inc – Class A (NASDAQ:ALTR)’s short sellers to cover ALTR’s short positions. The SI to Altair Engineering Inc – Class A’s float is 2.96%. The stock increased 0.97% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $29.23. About 107,221 shares traded. Altair Engineering Inc. (NASDAQ:ALTR) has risen 33.33% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. Some Historical ALTR News: 10/05/2018 – Acquisition of FluiDyna Accelerates Altair’s Computational Fluid Dynamics Technology; 14/05/2018 – Altair Engineering 1Q EPS 5c; 22/03/2018 – ALTAIR ENGINEERING INC ALTR.O : RBC RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $31 FROM $29; 14/05/2018 – ALTAIR ENGINEERING INC SEES FY 2018 TOTAL REVENUE OF $369.0 MLN TO $373.0 MLN; 25/04/2018 – Altair Reinvents the Cloud High-Performance Computing Experience with the Release of PBS Works 2018; 09/05/2018 – Blackrock Inst Trust Co NA Buys Into Altair Engineering Class A; 07/05/2018 – GE and Altair Sign Agreement for Exclusive Distribution of GE’s Flow Simulator Software; 21/03/2018 – Altair Engineering 4Q Loss $60.3M; 24/04/2018 – WEYV Announces Partnership with Bonnier Corporation, Expands In-App Magazine Options; 14/05/2018 – Altair Engineering 1Q Adj EPS 8c

Among 4 analysts covering Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Nuance Communications had 4 analyst reports since August 9, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) on Thursday, August 9 with “Hold” rating. The rating was downgraded by Standpoint Research to “Hold” on Thursday, August 9. The stock of Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, August 9 by Barclays Capital.

Since August 29, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 17 selling transactions for $3.11 million activity. Ortmanns Stefan sold 7,000 shares worth $112,560. Shares for $155,160 were sold by Tempesta Daniel David on Thursday, November 1. The insider WEIDEMAN ROBERT sold 22,675 shares worth $364,614. $133,214 worth of Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) was sold by BEAUDOIN THOMAS L. Monserrat Alvaro sold 20,000 shares worth $321,081.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.85 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.04, from 0.81 in 2018Q2. It increased, as 36 investors sold Nuance Communications, Inc. shares while 88 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 67 raised stakes. 242.90 million shares or 1.20% less from 245.85 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Regions Fincl holds 0% or 1,458 shares. Intl Group Incorporated invested in 0% or 5,331 shares. Amundi Pioneer Asset Mgmt Incorporated has 0.04% invested in Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN). Gateway Invest Advisers Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.05% of its portfolio in Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN). Schwab Charles Invest Mgmt, a California-based fund reported 1.56M shares. Carroll Associate invested in 134 shares. Ledyard Bancshares holds 10,530 shares. Fil Limited invested 0.13% of its portfolio in Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN). Financial Architects owns 50 shares. Stratos Wealth Prns invested in 2,334 shares. Blair William Il reported 0.01% stake. 3.79 million are held by State Street Corp. Golden Gate Private Equity holds 236,000 shares or 1.34% of its portfolio. Proshare Advsrs Ltd Com accumulated 17,936 shares. Moreover, Globeflex Lp has 0.22% invested in Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) for 64,865 shares.

Analysts await Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) to report earnings on February, 14. They expect $0.17 EPS, down 10.53% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.19 per share. NUAN’s profit will be $48.89 million for 22.26 P/E if the $0.17 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.27 actual EPS reported by Nuance Communications, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -37.04% negative EPS growth.

More notable recent Altair Engineering Inc. (NASDAQ:ALTR) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Here’s Why You Should Buy Altair Engineering (ALTR) Now – Nasdaq” on January 09, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Altair adds New Sales and Marketing Executives for Strategic Growth – Nasdaq” published on January 08, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Altair Engineering Announces Completion of the Acquisition of Datawatch Corporation – Nasdaq” on December 13, 2018. More interesting news about Altair Engineering Inc. (NASDAQ:ALTR) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “KB Home’s (KBH) Shares Jump More Than 3% on Q4 Earnings Beat – Nasdaq” published on January 10, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Dycom (DY) Rides on Contracts Wins, Weather Woes Persist – Nasdaq” with publication date: December 28, 2018.

Altair Engineering Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides enterprise-class engineering software worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.06 billion. The Company’s integrated suite of multi-disciplinary computer aided engineering software optimizes design performance across various disciplines, including structures, motion, fluids, thermal management, electromagnetics, system modeling and embedded systems, as well as provides data analytics and true-to-life visualization and rendering. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also offers client engineering services to support clients with long-term ongoing product design and development services, as well as consulting, training, and support services.

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