Capital World Investors now owns 21,779,409 shares of the footwear maker's stock valued at $1,284,985,000 after acquiring an additional 8,058,601 shares during the last quarter. The institutional investor held 226,890 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $11.76M, down from 320,484 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tributary Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Roper Industries Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $28.96B market cap company. The average twelve-month target price among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the a year ago is $66.22. About 1,828 shares traded.
NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) received a Buy rating from 6 analysts. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500.
1607 Capital Partners Llc decreased its stake in Morgan Stanley Trusts (ICB) by 4.14% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Castle Creek Arbitrage Llc sold 200,000 shares as the company's stock 0.00%. The institutional investor held 12,524 shares of the aerospace company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.18M, up from 10,797 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Amalgamated Bank now owns 159,323 shares of the footwear maker's stock valued at $8,261,000 after purchasing an additional 3,189 shares in the last quarter. About 82,530 shares traded. Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) has risen 13.83% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.40% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.67 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.18, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. 58 funds opened positions while 184 raised stakes. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of NKE in report on Thursday, January 11 with "Hold" rating. Palladium Prtnrs Ltd Llc reported 5,900 shares. Tennessee-based Patten Patten Tn has invested 0.07% in Toll Brothers, Inc. 132.98 million shares or 1.50% more from 131.01 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Hikari Pwr Ltd holds 2.73% or 151,020 shares. 1832 Asset Mgmt Ltd Partnership has 8,800 shares for 0% of their portfolio. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.21%. Stockholders of record on Monday, March 5th will be issued a dividend of $0.20 per share. Btr Management reported 4,946 shares. The Connecticut-based Bradley Foster & Sargent Ct has invested 1.03% in NIKE, Inc. The Thai Fund, Inc. Bahl & Gaynor Inc holds 0.31% or 548,979 shares in its portfolio. Peoples Fincl Serv Corporation holds 4,744 shares. The shares were sold at an average price of $70.00, for a total value of $9,450,000.00. It also increased its holding in Spdr S&P 500 Etf Tr (SPY) by 12,700 shares in the quarter, for a total of 41,600 shares, and has risen its stake in Sprott Focus Tr Inc (NASDAQ:FUND). The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $66.10. Therefore 52% are positive. Macquarie set a $72.00 price objective on shares of Nike and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, January 11th. As per Thursday, October 19, the company rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, March 23 by Jefferies.
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Adam Fox decreased its stake in Kraton Corporation (KRA) by 21.52% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. It increased, as 96 investors sold GILD shares while 488 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 60 raised stakes.
1/31/2018-Citigroup Reiterated Rating of Buy. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 27 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Monday, August 24 by Kelsey Advisory Group. The company was maintained on Monday, February 12 by RBC Capital Markets. (NYSE:NKE) earned "Buy" rating by UBS on Wednesday, June 29. Gamble Jones Investment Counsel's holdings in Nike were worth $2,802,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. (NYSE:NKE). Hanson And Doremus Investment has invested 0.01% in NIKE, Inc. During the same quarter previous year, the firm earned $0.50 EPS. NKE's profit would be $846.01 million giving it 31.81 P/E if the $0.52 EPS is correct.
NIKE, Inc is engaged in the design, development, marketing and selling of athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, accessories and services. On average, analysts expect Nike to post $2 EPS for the current fiscal year and $3 EPS for the next fiscal year. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have assigned a hold rating and twenty-four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Therefore 62% are positive. According to today's trading volume NIKE, Inc.is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing BELOW Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. Telsey Advisory Group maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $67 target in Wednesday, September 28 report. The firm has "Hold" rating by J.P. Morgan given on Friday, June 16. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, September 28 by Bank of America. 1,000 shares were sold by Thatcher Laura G, worth $235,473 on Thursday, September 14. After having $0.46 EPS previously, NIKE, Inc.'s analysts see 17.39% EPS growth. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, September 25 by Piper Jaffray.
Winslow Capital Management Llc, which manages about $33.78 billion and $18.57 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Splunk Inc (NASDAQ:SPLK) by 2.03M shares to 5.48M shares, valued at $363.74M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It is down 0.00% since March 12, 2017 and is. Its down 0.20, from 1 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 87 investors sold NKE shares while 457 reduced holdings. 78 funds opened positions while 358 raised stakes. The footwear maker reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.06. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board holds 0.29% or 417,079 shares. 4,200 are owned by Hemenway Trust Com. Moreover, Pictet And Cie (Europe) has 2.4% invested in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Gam Hldgs Ag invested in 0.26% or 118,000 shares.