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Oracle kick-starts the 2018 fiscal year with bumper revenue boosted by cloud

Oracle kick-starts the 2018 fiscal year with bumper revenue boosted by cloud

During the last month, the stock has changed -3.71% and performed -44.71% over the last 6 months. Oracle stock moved to levels that would have been all-time highs after revealing a first-quarter earnings beat Thursday afternoon, but shares dropped to a decline of about 5% when the company revealed its guidance on a conference call. Finally, BerganKDV Wealth Management LLC increased its holdings in Oracle Corporation by 2.3% during the 2nd quarter.

Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. The dividend was $0.190 per share for the quarter or $0.76 annualized. Intersect Capital Ltd Co holds 0.36% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) for 12,388 shares. Delta Asset Management LLC TN lifted its holdings in shares of Oracle Corporation by 0.6% in the first quarter. The stock has a beta value of 1.05. Trillium Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Co holds 0.05% or 17,841 shares.

However, new software license revenue for on-premises systems again fell back, slipping 6 percent for the quarter. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 177,988 shares of the company's stock, valued at $9,146,803.32. T2 Biosystems shares tumbled 19.41 percent to $4.90 in after-hours trading. This company shares are 5.11% off its target price of $49.59 and the current market capitalization stands at $192.84B.

Oracle CEO Safra Catz gave the guidance, the company's stock began its downward journey. Narrowing in, the stock is at a distance of -7.91% from the 50 day high and 1.99% off of the 50 day low. Shares of the software company were falling by almost 6.5 percent midway through the trading day on September 15, after the company reported strong revenue growth for its cloud-based business, but delivered weaker-than-expected revenue guidance for the following quarter. Eads And Heald Invest Counsel has invested 1.15% in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL). The company had revenue of $9.07 billion for the quarter. Breaking that down further, it has performed 2.05% for the week, 8.11% for the month, 18.15% over the last quarter, 15.44% for the past half-year and 31.16% for this a year ago.

The company said revenue for the quarter rose 7.0% to $9.21 billion.

On 6/20/2013 Oracle Corporation announced a quarterly dividend of $0.12. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, October 11th will be paid a $0.19 dividend. Oracle Corporation's payout ratio is now 28.99%. The ex-dividend date was Monday the 17th of July 2017. Lloyds Banking had 18 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. It also upped Fortive Corp stake by 29,711 shares and now owns 65,365 shares. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website. President-Product Development Thomas Kurian sold 750,000 shares at an average price of $50.46 on Tue the 18th. Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock presently held by all its shareholders, counting share blocks held by institutional shareholders and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders. If you are viewing this article on another website, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA & global copyright and trademark laws.

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Drexel Hamilton analyst Brian White maintained a buy rating on Oracle and price target of 62.

Covering sell-side analysts have recently weighed in on shares of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL).

Shares of Oracle Corporation closed the previous trading session at with shares trading hands. Drexel Hamilton reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a $62.00 price objective on shares of Oracle Corporation in a report on Thursday.