the Rubicon Project, Inc. (NYSE:RUBI) [Trend Analysis] retains strong position in active trade, as shares scoring 2.04% to $8.50 in active trade session, while looking at the shares volume, around 2.11 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Rubicon Project (RUBI), which operates one of the largest advertising marketplaces in the world, recently reported that the company’s Board of Directors has authorized the appointment of David Day as Chief Financial Officer of the company, effective immediately.
Day previously served as Rubicon Project’s interim CFO since May 2016 and has been the company’s Chief Accounting Officer since joining the Company in March 2013. As CFO of Rubicon Project, Day is responsible for overseeing all finance functions, including financial reporting, treasury, tax, audit and investor relations for the publicly traded technology company and reports directly to Rubicon Project’s CEO and Founder, Frank Addante.
“David’s 20 years of experience in the advertising market and 25 years of public company experience makes him uniquely qualified. Over the past four years David has demonstrated his financial discipline and leadership prowess, making him the right choice to lead our talented finance team,” said Frank Addante, Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Rubicon Project.
“In this capacity, David will play a key role in the go-forward strategy for the company and will continue to be a valued partner on our executive team as we focus our business to provide innovative solutions to our clients and continued long-term value to our stockholders.” The firm has institutional ownership of 69.80%, while insider ownership included 4.60%. RUBI attains analyst recommendation of 2.80 with week’s performance of 3.16%. Investors looking further ahead will note that the Price to next year’s EPS is -30.15%.
Communications Sales & Leasing, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSAL) [Trend Analysis] knocking active thrust in leading trading session, shares an advance of 3.51% to 28.30 with around 2 Million shares have changed hands in this session. Communications Sales & Leasing Inc. (CSAL) declared that it’s a key measure of profitability in its fourth quarter. The results missed Wall Street expectations. The Little Rock, Arkansas-based real estate investment trust said it had funds from operations of $83.7 million, or 54 cents per share, in the period.
The average estimate of three analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for funds from operations of 58 cents per share. Funds from operations is a closely watched measure in the REIT industry. It takes net income and adds back items such as depreciation and amortization. The company said it had a loss of $6.2 million, or 4 cents per share. The real estate investment trust posted revenue of $206.9 million in the period, surpassing Street forecasts. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $206.6 million. The stock is going forward its fifty-two week low with 92.79% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -9.86%.
Similar, the positive performance for the quarter recorded as 20.50% and for the year was 81.10%, while the YTD performance remained at 11.37%. CSAL has Average True Range for 14 days of 0.60.