The Quantbot Technologies Lp holds 2,252 shares with $189,000 value, down from 9,699 last quarter. Analysts at Wall Street see Duke Energy Corporation's 20.21 % EPS growth compared to $0.94 earnings per share for last quarter. About 1.22M shares traded. DUK underperformed the S&P500 by 18.42%. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 4,302,017 shares of the utilities provider's stock worth $361,843,000 after buying an additional 1,760,350 shares in the last quarter. The institutional investor held 259,067 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $22.16 million, up from 162,129 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Skytop Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Constellium Nv for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.59 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.94% or $1.83 during the last trading session, reaching $92.29. This information shouldn't be overlooked due to the greatly float size in the stock of 1.42B shares. Constellium N.V. (NYSE:CSTM) has risen 63.85% since April 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.88% the S&P500. It also reduced its holding in Allianzgi Nfj Divid Int & Prem (NFJ) by 81,019 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 15,930 shares, and cut its stake in Visa Inc Cl A Common Stock (NYSE:V). Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. Therefore 25% are positive. Since October 17, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Duke Energy has 34 analyst reports. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, July 11 report. The stock of Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, September 15 by Argus Research. The stock has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, February 4. On Wednesday, October 18 the firm earned "Hold" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The company has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $85.13. On Friday, September 18 the stock rating was initiated by Citigroup with "Neutral". Bank Of America De holds 5,933 shares. Morgan Stanley maintained Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) rating on Thursday, August 10.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.06, from 1.07 in 2017Q3.
A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on DUK shares. 125 funds opened positions while 261 raised stakes. Everence Capital Management accumulated 23,444 shares or 0.43% of the stock. The stock of Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, October 19 by SunTrust.
Hl Fincl Limited holds 58,735 shs. Marietta Investment Partners Ltd Llc reported 4,192 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Azimuth Mngmt Limited Company accumulated 65,620 shs. Guardian Capital Ltd Partnership reported 0.2% of its portfolio in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK).
Duke Energy Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an energy company in the United States. Utd Advisers Lc invested in 64,539 shares. Advisory Rech holds 0.01% or 5,390 shares in its portfolio. Wells Fargo downgraded Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) on Tuesday, February 2 to "Market Perform" rating. Fil invested in 0.2% or 1.50 million shares. Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Cap Management holds 15,695 shares or 0.18% of its portfolio. Duke Energy Corporation's RSI is presently sitting at 56.08.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. 131,447 shares were sold by WATSON DAVID N, worth $4.84M. 2 funds opened positions while 6 raised stakes. Monetary Mgmt Group reported 4.43% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Huntington Bankshares stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). Campbell Newman Asset Mngmt Incorporated owns 4.03% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 279,468 shares. As a result, the company has an (Earning per Share) EPS growth of 5.34% for the coming year. 980 are held by Gemmer Asset Management Ltd Liability Co. 5,027 are held by Cedar Hill Limited Liability Corp. Westpac Banking Corporation has invested 1.83% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). River And Mercantile Asset Management Llp stated it has 148,459 shares or 1.42% of all its holdings. Carre Eric sold 2,301 shares worth $112,337. Neville Rodie And Shaw Inc has invested 0.07% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). It also upped Orbotech Ltd (NASDAQ:ORBK) stake by 11,966 shares and now owns 12,466 shares. Therefore 88% are positive. Duke Energy had 85 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, February 22 report. As per Thursday, December 17, the company rating was maintained by Pivotal Research. The company was maintained on Friday, January 8 by Argus Research.
Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 insider sales for $62.55 million activity. As per Friday, August 21, the company rating was upgraded by Vetr. The company was maintained on Friday, July 28 by BMO Capital Markets. The company rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, January 10. They set a "buy" rating and a $91.00 price objective for the company. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, August 30 by Cowen & Co. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, January 13.