Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) Shares Bought by Franklin Resources Inc


Traders are a little more bearish lately considering the motion in short interest. It has underperformed by 25.24% the S&P500. Argus Research has "Buy" rating and $154 target. Fdx Advisors Inc reported 1,899 shares. After $0.27 actual earnings per share reported by Rexnord Corp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 18.52% EPS growth. (NYSE:STZ) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 2 by Argus Research. Its up 0.34, from 0.82 in 2016Q3. JP Morgan maintained Constellation Brands, Inc. Finally, North Star Investment Management Corp. lifted its holdings in shares of Constellation Brands by 11.6% during the second quarter. Cap Impact Advsr invested in 7,704 shares or 0.49% of the stock.

Among 21 analysts covering Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold.

In other news, Director Barry A. Fromberg sold 2,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Thursday, July 13th. The fund owned 27,115 shares of the company's stock after purchasing an additional 4,443 shares during the period. (NYSE:STZ). Atlas Browninc holds 0.19% of its portfolio in Constellation Brands, Inc. Citigroup maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $168 target in Monday, April 11 report. Parasol Investment Management Limited Liability Corp, Illinois-based fund reported 8,648 shares. (The) downgraded shares of Constellation Brands from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and decreased their price objective for the stock from $212.00 to $210.00 in a research note on Monday, July 24th. Tocqueville Asset Mgmt LP accumulated 36,490 shares or 0.07% of the stock. Prudential Financial stated it has 0.06% in Constellation Brands, Inc. The stock has a market cap of $31.14 billion, a P/E ratio of 24.58 and a beta of 0.52. The hedge fund run by Leon Shaulov held 200,000 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $30.66 million, up from 100,001 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

In other news, EVP William F. Hackett sold 12,517 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 23rd. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Constellation Brands from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $207.00 price objective for the company in a research report on Thursday, June 22nd. On average, equities analysts predict that Constellation Brands will post $6.65 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, June 29th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating, twelve have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. It is without change, as 74 investors sold STZ shares while 244 reduced holdings. only 93 funds opened positions while 219 raised stakes. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Tuesday, September 1 by CLSA. It also reduced Alphabet Inc (Call) stake by 461 shares and now owns 300 shares. It turned negative, as 90 investors sold AAPL shares while 975 reduced holdings. Exxonmobil Inv Inc Tx invested 0.14% of its portfolio in Constellation Brands, Inc. 146.22 million shares or 4.61% less from 153.29 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. About 2.88 million shares traded or 388.32% up from the average. Therefore 67% are positive.

Investors of record on Wednesday, August 9th were given a dividend of $0.52 per share.

Investors wait Constellation Brands, Inc. It also reduced Advance Auto Parts Inc (NYSE:AAP) stake by 155,000 shares and now owns 25,000 shares. 54,250 were reported by Intact Mgmt. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a "buy" rating and set a $220.00 price objective on shares of Constellation Brands in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Gyroscope Cap Mngmt Gp Lc owns 0.18% invested in Constellation Brands, Inc. Pivotal Research maintained the shares of STZ in report on Thursday, April 6 with "Buy" rating. (NYSE:STZ). Moreover, Montecito Bank & Trust & Tru has 0.07% invested in Constellation Brands, Inc. This represents a $2.08 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.02%. Benin Mngmt holds 1.96% of its portfolio in Apple Inc.

Constellation Brands, Inc., launched on December 4, 1972, is an worldwide beverage alcohol company. MARSHALL WACE ASIA Ltd bought a new stake in shares of Constellation Brands in the 1st quarter valued at about $132,686,000. The firm has "Strong Buy" rating given on Thursday, January 19 by Raymond James. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of STZ in report on Thursday, August 27 with "Buy" rating. Shares for $10.04 million were sold by SEWELL D BRUCE on Friday, May 5. (NASDAQ:AAPL) news were published by: which released: "Apple, Inc.'s iPhone Lineup Is Getting Overcrowded" on September 15, 2017, also with their article: "Don't Overlook This Part of Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) Latest Victory" published on September 15, 2017, published: "5 Apple suppliers to watch as the new iPhone rolls out" on September 15, 2017. STZ's profit will be $421.49 million for 23.54 P/E if the $2.16 EPS becomes a reality. As per Thursday, April 13, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

Analysts await Rexnord Corp (NYSE:RXN) to report earnings on November, 1. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, September 8 by RBC Capital Markets. Conning holds 0.02% or 2,885 shares in its portfolio.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in 2016 Q4. Iberiabank invested in 0.25% or 4,521 shares. (NYSE:STZ). Banque Pictet Cie stated it has 5,000 shares. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, December 15 by UBS. Kistler holds 0.11% or 1,408 shares in its portfolio.

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