Analyst Insights On 2 Stocks: Welbilt, Inc. (WBT), Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI)


Three Corner Global Investors Lp sold 74,500 shares as the company's stock rose 7.46% with the market. Gwm Advisors LLC now owns 8,239 shares valued at $648,646,000. The price earnings ratio (P/E) ratio helps investors analyze how much they should pay for a stock based on its current earnings. The stock rose 0.04% or $0.01 reaching $24.02. The Tricadia Capital Management Llc holds 261,400 shares with $4.45 million value, down from 370,400 last quarter.

Welbilt, Inc. (NYSE:WBT) slipped over -1.24% at $22.3. It has outperformed by 23.39% the S&P500. Analog Devices' leading market position, focus on communications, automotive and industrial markets, margin expansion initiatives and strong balance sheet are positives. The stock had a trading volume of 1,293,993 shares. About 31,584 shares traded.

Reaching at $88.57 per share after a recent trading day, shares of Analog Devices, Inc. It has outperformed by 29.15% the S&P500.

Since May 22, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $4.60 million activity.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Analog Devices, Inc". (NASDAQ:ADI). Veritable L P has 0.03% invested in Analog Devices, Inc. Bb&T Corp invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA). They expect $0.62 EPS, up 1,340.00% or $0.67 from last year's $-0.05 per share. American Equity Investment Life had 28 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an "overweight" rating and issued a $98.00 target price on shares of Analog Devices in a research report on Wednesday, September 20th. The stock has "Buy" rating by SunTrust on Wednesday, August 19.

The consensus recommendation - averaging the work of 26 analysts - of 2.2 for Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI) have received a consensus recommendation of "Buy" from the thirty-one analysts that are covering the company, MarketBeat reports. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, July 27. As per Monday, May 29, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. Analog Devices now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $92.35.

Currently, the stock price exhibited positive move from its 50 day moving average with 7.96% and remained above from its 200 Day Moving Average with 11.17%. (NASDAQ:ADI) earned "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, January 18. (NASDAQ:ADI) on Sunday, August 27 with "Buy" rating.

Shares of Analog Devices, Inc. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 7th.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2017 Q2. This represents a $1.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.05%.

In other Analog Devices news, Director Ray Stata sold 50,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 15th. 79 funds opened positions while 248 raised stakes. 790.40 million shares or 0.23% less from 792.22 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Forbes J M And Llp invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Analog Devices, Inc.

Several other research firms have also recently issued reports on ADI. Tru Co Of Vermont, Vermont-based fund reported 35,491 shares. Fiduciary Com has invested 0.14% in Analog Devices, Inc. Baillie Gifford And invested in 0.03% or 290,535 shares. $244,620 worth of stock was sold by SEIF MARGARET K on Monday, May 22. (NASDAQ:ADI) for 6,640 shares. (NASDAQ:ADI). Guardian Life Ins Of America stated it has 0.01% in Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI). Da Davidson accumulated 0.01% or 3,219 shares. Mason Street Advsrs Ltd Liability Corp accumulated 53,159 shares. CHAMPY JAMES also sold $6,538 worth of Analog Devices, Inc. 47,500 shares valued at $4.11 million were sold by ROCHE VINCENT on Tuesday, May 30. Cincinnati Casualty invested in 0.58% or 8,355 shares. The shares went up by 0.18% in value last month. AEL's profit will be $55.20M for 11.96 P/E if the $0.62 EPS becomes a reality. The value of the total investment in Analog Devices, Inc. decreased from $3,729,000 to $3,460,000 a change of 7.2% quarter over quarter. Its down 0.31, from 1.58 in 2017Q1.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in Q2 2017. 108 funds opened positions while 357 raised stakes. 117.44 million shares or 4.05% more from 112.87 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Mirae Asset Global Invests Limited invested in 0.88% or 419,326 shares. Brown Advisory Incorporated reported 0% stake. 20,277 are held by Kempen Capital Mgmt Nv. California State Teachers Retirement System reported 31,559 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Cibc World Markets holds 0.3% or 577,073 shares in its portfolio. Croft accumulated 44,335 shares. About 2.30M shares traded. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now owns 20,404 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $1,639,461.40. Tarbox Family Office has 38 shares for 0% of their portfolio.