Tuesday, 23 January, 2018

Cowen Reaffirms Buy Rating for Pepsico (PEP)

Nellie Chapman | 14 January, 2018, 18:03

Huntington Steele Limited Com owns 3,090 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. The stock increased 6.62% or $4.24 during the last trading session, reaching $68.24. About 77.55 million shares traded or 357.64% up from the average. The TJX Companies, Inc. Corporation (NYSE:FNB) has risen 4.28% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 39.90% the S&P500.

Beaumont Financial Partners Llc decreased its stake in Pepsico Inc (PEP) by 3.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Gallagher Marie T. sold $4.84 million worth of stock or 41,489 shares. After $0.38 actual earnings per share reported by Gladstone Commercial Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Llc who had been investing in Pepsico Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $165.59 billion market cap company. About 370,796 shares traded. Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) has risen 12.20% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.50% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:FB) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, October 17 by Robert W. Baird. They expect $1.30 EPS, up 8.33% or $0.10 from last year's $1.2 per share. GOOD's profit will be $10.53 million for 13.05 P/E if the $0.38 EPS becomes a reality. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded Zillow Group, Inc.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $7.21 million activity. (NASDAQ:PEP) shares were sold by Laguarta Ramon.

A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on PEP shares. Polaris Greystone Fincl Grp Ltd Llc holds 2,025 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.19, from 0.75 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 51 investors sold PEP shares while 689 reduced holdings. 106 funds opened positions while 593 raised stakes. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $122.00 price objective (down previously from $125.00) on shares of Pepsico in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Abner Herrman & Brock Lc owns 114,179 shares. The company reported $1.40 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.32 by $0.08. Payden Rygel owns 1,500 shares.

Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) shares declined -0.51% to close at $116.88. Dean Investment Limited Liability Co invested in 0.57% or 33,627 shares. The California-based Gamble Jones Inv Counsel has invested 1.32% in Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, December 22 by Stifel Nicolaus. Commonwealth National Bank & Trust Of Aus holds 0.14% or 130,543 shares. Moreover, Riverpoint Cap Mngmt Lc has 0.63% invested in Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) shares with value of $8.59 million were sold by FISCHER DAVID B. Haverford has invested 3.19% in Pepsico, Inc.

Among 2 analysts covering DataWind Inc (TSE:DW), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Whereas, in last 21 trading days (one month) was climbed -0.43% and isolated positively in last 63 trading days (quarter) of 4.82%. DataWind Inc had 2 analyst reports since November 22, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating by UBS given on Wednesday, October 7. (NASDAQ:PEP) on Thursday, April 14 to "Hold" rating. FBR Capital maintained the shares of FB in report on Thursday, July 30 with "Outperform" rating. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Buy" on Thursday, March 23. On Tuesday, June 27 the stock rating was initiated by Scotia Capital with "Sector Perform".

In recent action, Pepsico, Inc. As per Friday, September 30, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.51 in Q3 2017.

Since September 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $1.45 million activity. It turned negative, as 23 investors sold ACHC shares while 66 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 102 raised stakes. Ww Asset Mngmt stated it has 143,197 shares. Benin Management CORP increased its stake in shares of PepsiCo by 1.3% in the second quarter. Assetmark holds 0% or 80 shares in its portfolio. Sequoia Financial Ltd Liability reported 26,968 shares. Carroll Associates Inc invested 0% in Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC). Corporation (NYSE:FNB). Ancora Advsr Ltd Liability Com accumulated 58,656 shares. Acadian Asset Management Ltd Liability has invested 0% of its portfolio in Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC). Clearbridge Investments Ltd stated it has 0% of its portfolio in F.N.B. Finally, Vontobel Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of PepsiCo during the second quarter worth $15,105,000. (NASDAQ:ACHC) for 235,099 shares. Institutional investors own 68.99% of the company's stock. Creative Planning increased its stake in shares of PepsiCo by 6.0% in the second quarter. 45,057 were reported by Altfest L J & Inc. Jefferies Group lowered Pepsico from a buy rating to a hold rating and dropped their price objective for the stock from $133.00 to $108.00 in a research note on Monday, October 2nd. Therefore 100% are positive. Altius Minerals had 12 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Leerink Swann initiated Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. Barclays Capital has "Overweight" rating and $115 target. The stock of Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc. Pepsico presently has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $123.18. The rating was downgraded by Cantor Fitzgerald on Friday, January 27 to "Neutral". Benchmark maintained the shares of Z in report on Wednesday, August 5 with "Buy" rating. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Tuesday, April 19 with "Neutral". The stock has "Positive" rating by Susquehanna on Wednesday, April 12. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, February 2 by BMO Capital Markets. (NASDAQ:ACHC) rating on Wednesday, July 5.