Charles Vice Insider Trade for 7,500 Shares of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (ICE); Simulations Plus (SLP) SI Decreased By 1.59%

Simulations Plus Incorporated (NASDAQ:SLP) had a decrease of 1.59% in short interest. SLP’s SI was 259,600 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 1.59% from 263,800 shares previously. With 28,800 avg volume, 9 days are for Simulations Plus Incorporated (NASDAQ:SLP)’s short sellers to cover SLP’s short positions. The SI to Simulations Plus Incorporated’s float is 2.37%. The stock increased 2.26% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $15.85. About 93,335 shares traded or 104.51% up from the average. Simulations Plus, Inc. (NASDAQ:SLP) has risen 48.65% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.95% the S&P500.

The Vice Chairman of Intercontinental Exchange Inc, Charles Vice has made a surprising trade in the ‘s company that is with a grand total value of $544,125 US Dollars. As shown in the (SEC) public report filed on 09-01-2018, Charles unloaded 7,500 shares based on an average market stock price per share of $72.6. Presently, he possess 369,971 shares or 0.06% of the Company’s market capitalization.

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. operates regulated exchanges, clearing houses, and listings venues for financial and commodity markets in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Israel, Canada, and Singapore. The company has market cap of $43.32 billion. It operates in two divisions, Trading and Clearing, and Data and Listings. It has a 26.94 P/E ratio. The firm operates marketplaces for trading and clearing an array of derivatives and securities contracts across various asset classes, including energy and agricultural commodities, interest rates, equities, equity and credit derivatives, exchange traded funds, bonds, and currencies.

Analysts await Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) to report earnings on February, 6. They expect $0.73 EPS, up 2.82% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.71 per share. ICE’s profit will be $427.07M for 25.36 P/E if the $0.73 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.72 actual EPS reported by Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.39% EPS growth.

The stock increased 1.27% or $0.93 during the last trading session, reaching $74.05. About 2.37M shares traded. Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) has risen 13.80% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.90% the S&P500.

Among 16 analysts covering Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Intercontinental Exchange has $314 highest and $60 lowest target. $181.38’s average target is 144.94% above currents $74.05 stock price. Intercontinental Exchange had 60 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) on Monday, October 16 with “Buy” rating. Barclays Capital initiated Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) rating on Friday, September 8. Barclays Capital has “Overweight” rating and $72 target. The stock of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 6 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) on Friday, June 16 with “Buy” rating. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $78 target in Tuesday, October 10 report. The stock of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) earned “Buy” rating by Buckingham Research on Thursday, May 19. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 4 by UBS. The stock has “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, January 5. As per Monday, July 17, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. As per Monday, July 10, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.02, from 1.07 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 32 investors sold Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. shares while 233 reduced holdings. 82 funds opened positions while 197 raised stakes. 501.06 million shares or 0.97% less from 505.99 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bb&T owns 0.03% invested in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) for 25,513 shares. Ahl Prtnrs Llp has 0.16% invested in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE). First Business Svcs Inc has invested 0.13% of its portfolio in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE). Blair William Il holds 1.04% or 2.02 million shares. Findlay Park Prtn Limited Liability Partnership stated it has 1.73M shares or 1.18% of all its holdings. Associated Banc has invested 0.02% in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE). Mitsubishi Ufj & Banking reported 1.19 million shares. Shufro Rose & Limited Liability Com invested in 0.04% or 5,500 shares. Alkeon Cap Mngmt Llc holds 1.64% in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) or 3.23 million shares. Of Toledo Na Oh reported 10,273 shares. Retirement System Of Alabama stated it has 285,509 shares. Bokf Na has invested 0.08% of its portfolio in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE). Shine Invest Advisory Svcs owns 1,780 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Riverpark Limited Liability Corp reported 47,662 shares. Incline Glob Mgmt Ltd Com reported 2.77% stake.

Since August 2, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 sales for $10.57 million activity. 12,500 shares were sold by Vice Charles A, worth $804,027. On Wednesday, January 3 the insider Mathison Dean S sold $179,309. Another trade for 80,420 shares valued at $5.25M was sold by Sprecher Jeffrey C. $2.64 million worth of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) shares were sold by Hill Scott A.

Since September 27, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $588,670 activity. 18,500 shares valued at $302,845 were sold by WOLTOSZ WALTER S on Saturday, October 28.