Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Investment Increased by Renaissance Group LLC


Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 6,802,340 shares of the sporting goods retailer's stock valued at $270,937,000 after purchasing an additional 135,991 shares during the period. (DKS)'s stock declined 18.06%.

Renaissance Group LLC says it increased its position in Dick's Sporting Goods Inc shares by 169,689 shares in the last quarter.

Among 33 analysts covering Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. The firm has a market capitalization of $2,936.45, a P/E ratio of 8.14, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.18 and a beta of 0.48. About 5.38M shares traded or 89.44% up from the average.

Analyst Thoughts About Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc. It has underperformed by 18.05% the S&P500.

California State Teachers Retirement System decreased its holdings in Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) by 8.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The stock of Apple Inc. Bjs Restaurants Inc now has $652.02M valuation.

Analysts often look at short interest, or the number of shares now being shorted by investors, to aid in their outlook for a particular stock. CM Finance Inc (NASDAQ:CMFN) has risen 26.08% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.51% the S&P500. The other 7, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy PBF Energy Inc. versus those who think you should sell it. Therefore 21% are positive. Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation had a return on equity of 10.37% and a net margin of 2.11%. Cleveland downgraded Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) on Monday, July 10 to "Hold" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating by Brean Capital given on Wednesday, April 27. The stock has "Sell" rating by Wolfe Research on Wednesday, November 1. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, January 8 by Canaccord Genuity. As per Wednesday, August 12, the company rating was upgraded by Zacks. The brokerage presently has a "neutral" rating on the sporting goods retailer's stock. RBC Capital Markets reiterated an outperform rating and issued a $66.00 price target (up previously from $59.00) on shares of Dick's Sporting Goods in a research note on Wednesday, August 17th. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, August 16 by Wedbush. Finally, OTR Global downgraded shares of Dick's Sporting Goods to a positive rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 9th. Texas Permanent School Fund stated it has 0.03% in Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS). Methode Electrs Inc (NYSE:MEI) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in 2017 Q2. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be given a $0.15 dividend.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Old Natl Comml Bank In has 32,850 shares. The stock decreased 0.33% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $174.67. 55,434 are owned by Chevy Chase Trust Holding.

Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS) traded up $0.36 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $26.85. Victory Management reported 24,000 shares stake. Comerica Retail Bank holds 0.02% or 69,966 shares in its portfolio. Ing Groep Nv accumulated 10,679 shares or 0.01% of the stock. The original version of this news story can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2017/11/12/susquehanna-bancshares-inc-lowers-dicks-sporting-goods-inc-dks-price-target-to-27-00.html. Bain Cap Equity Management Limited Company holds 95,900 shares. 183,448 are held by Ny State Teachers Retirement System. Churchill Mgmt invested in 0.62% or 85,922 shares. 402,642 are held by Citadel Advisors Ltd Liability.

Among 49 analysts covering Apple Inc. They expect $0.26 EPS, down 45.83% or $0.22 from last year's $0.48 per share. DKS's profit will be $28.47 million for 25.82 P/E if the $0.26 EPS becomes a reality. The sporting goods retailer reported $0.96 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.00 by ($0.04).

Since May 24, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 selling transactions for $811,196 activity. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares. FEDERIGHI CRAIG had sold 64,500 shares worth $9.91M. On Wednesday, May 24 the insider Mayer Kevin E. sold $203,118. A 5 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while2 believe that investors should either steer clear of PBF or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

DKS has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating in Wednesday, August 17 report. The rating was maintained by Brean Capital on Friday, September 11 with "Buy". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, August 14 by Cowen & Co.

In other news, Director Van B. Honeycutt bought 48,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Friday, August 18th. The stock has "Hold" rating by SunTrust on Monday, October 16. Assetmark reported 1,733 shares. Neuberger Berman Ltd Co invested 0.03% of its portfolio in BJ's Restaurants, Inc. Delphi Inc Ma owns 47,040 shares or 1.04% of their U.S. portfolio.

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