Now the institutional investor is holding 1.87 million shares, compared to the 2.56M from the previous quarter. The 8 months bullish chart indicates low risk for the $3.87 billion company. The stock decreased 0.07% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $134.32. Salem Cap Management invested in 0.15% or 2,200 shares. Fsi Group Llc acquired 160,665 shares as Huntington Bancshares Inc (HBAN)'s stock rose 1.01%. It has outperformed by 7.23% the S&P500.
American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) up 1.49% to close at the price of $21.77. The company has its outstanding shares of 179.08M. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC lifted its position in shares of American Eagle Outfitters by 3.3% in the 4th quarter. The overall volume in the last trading session was 4.17 million shares.
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AEO now trades at a forward P/E of 14.28, a P/B of 3.09, and a P/S of 1.00 while SM trades at a forward P/E of 15.33, a P/B of 0.97, and a P/S of 1.80. The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 28.05%.
Landscape Capital Management Llc increased Brandywine Rlty Tr (BDN) stake by 32.61% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. The Css Llc holds 38,500 shares with $3.65 million value, up from 22,500 last quarter. Finally, Morgan Stanley boosted their price objective on shares of American Eagle Outfitters from $15.00 to $16.00 and gave the company an "underweight" rating in a report on Friday, March 9th.
AEO has been the subject of several recent research reports. American Eagle Outfitters's revenue was up 12.0% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts predict that American Eagle Outfitters will post 1.46 earnings per share for the current year. AEO's profit will be $39.08M for 24.74 P/E if the $0.22 EPS becomes a reality.
Analysts are expecting average earnings estimates of $0.22 for the current quarter based on the opinion of 16 analysts, relating to high earnings per share estimates of $0.23 and low estimates of $0.2, however American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) reported $0.16 earnings per share for the same quarter previous year.
Among 12 analysts covering American Eagle (NYSE:AEO), 9 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive.
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. BMO Capital Markets cut their target price on shares of American Eagle Outfitters from $21.00 to $18.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, March 2nd. The firm has "Equal Weight" rating given on Thursday, August 20 by Stephens. AEO reported a change of 3.47% over the last week and performed 11.07% over the last month while its year to date (YTD) performance revealed an activity trend of 15.80%. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, August 24 by Buckingham Research. Citigroup maintained American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) rating. SunTrust has "Buy" rating and $19.0 target. BlackRock Fund Advisors now owns 8,838,929 shares of the apparel retailer's stock worth $157,863,000 after buying an additional 570,211 shares during the period. On Wednesday, December 6 the company was maintained by Cowen & Co. The company was downgraded on Monday, October 5 by Barclays Capital.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.23, from 1.16 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 49 investors sold UNP shares while 505 reduced holdings. 66 funds opened positions while 164 raised stakes. Ubs Asset Management Americas owns 12,299 shares or 0% of their U.S. portfolio. Creative Planning holds 33,407 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Moreover, Johnson Grp Inc has 0.04% invested in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) for 2,619 shares. Eagle Asset Management Incorporated owns 277,190 shares. Hotchkis And Wiley Capital Ltd Liability owns 431,889 shares for 0% of their portfolio. White Elm Capital Limited reported 4.66% stake. James Invest Rech has 11,200 shares. About 1.28M shares traded. Metropolitan Life Communications accumulated 34,554 shares. The stock of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) earned "Neutral" rating by Macquarie Research on Wednesday, January 27. Its sales stood at 1.80% a year on average in the period of last five years. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, September 11 by Raymond James. Therefore 40% are positive. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated had 90 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, November 23 the stock rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods to "Outperform". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, August 23 by Oppenheimer. Brokerage firms on the street have price targets on the name ranging from $12 to $25 based on 17 opinions. The rating was maintained by Bernstein with "Market Perform" on Thursday, April 21.