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Recent Insider Trading Alert: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) stock exchanged hands 4.15M shares versus average trading capacity of 3.86M shares, while its shares total market worth is $58.56B along with 763.84M outstanding shares. Its shares ended last trading session at the price of $77.21 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $78.90 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 07/14/16. The highest estimates of price target are $91.00 and low forecast is $61.00 based on the opinion of 21 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 7.93. While brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.17 based on calls of 18 experts, where 8 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 1 suggest the stock a Buy, 8 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 1 as Strong Sell.

The insider filler data counts the number of monthly positions over 3 month and 12 month time spans. Total 41 number of trades held during last 3 months and 95 during last 12 months, out of them 9 numbers of buys held in last 3 months and 19 buys in last 12 months. Whereas 32 numbers of sells held in last 3 months and 76 sells over the past 12 months.

Insiders has most recently took part in a trading activity, Chazen Stephen I, Director of the company in a transaction that occurred 7/14/2016 sold 2,500 shares of the stock. The stock was sold at a price of $77.37, for a total value of $193,425. Subsequent to the transaction Chazen Stephen I owned a total of 1,752,619 shares of the stock.

In a separate transaction on 7/12/2016, Chazen Stephen I, Director sold 2,500 shares of the stock. The stock was sold at a price of $77.04, for a total worth of $192,600. Succeeding to the transaction Chazen Stephen I owned overall 1,755,119 shares of the stock.

Moreover, Elliot Joseph C, Vice President sold 87 shares of the stock in a reserved transaction that ensued on 7/9/2016. At a price of $76.13, the stock was sold for an entire value of $6,623. Consequent to the transaction Elliot Joseph C owned a total of 8,733 shares of the stock.

Currently, 0.30% shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) are owned by insiders with -4.58% six-month change in the insider ownership. According to U.S. Security Exchange Commission Filing, Chazen Stephen I is one of the major insider shareholder of the company’s stock, the insider owns 1,752,619 shares reported on Jul 14, 2016. Lowe Edward A.    is second leading insider shareholder, as of Feb 17, 2016 the insider owns 59,451 shares of the stock. Stavros Christopher G is another major insider shareholder of the stock, as per record date of Feb 17, 2016 insider owns 54,477 shares of the stock.

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 8/3/2016 BMO. The company is expected to release $-0.14 EPS during current quarter according to 20 analysts whereas the company reported $0.21 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $-0.28 and high estimate of $0.18. Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are 2.49B according to 4 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are 2.05B and highest revenue estimates are 2.73B. A year ago the company’s sales were 3.51B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -29.20%.

Insider Trading and Share Price Activity: PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP)

PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) stock exchanged hands 4.83M shares versus average trading capacity of 4.83M shares, while its shares total market worth is $159.88B along with 1.44B outstanding shares. Its shares ended last trading session at the price of $109.96 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $115.69 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 07/11/16. The highest estimates of price target are $124.00 and low forecast is $102.00 based on the opinion of 16 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 4.18. While brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 1.50 based on calls of 15 experts, where 10 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 2 suggest the stock a Buy, 3 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 0 as Strong Sell.

The insider filler data counts the number of monthly positions over 3 month and 12 month time spans. Total 13 number of trades held during last 3 months and 74 during last 12 months, out of them 8 numbers of buys held in last 3 months and 50 buys in last 12 months. Whereas 5 numbers of sells held in last 3 months and 24 sells over the past 12 months.

Insiders has most recently took part in a trading activity, Narasimhan Laxman, CEO, Latin America of the company in a transaction that occurred 7/13/2016 sold 3,219 shares of the stock. The stock was sold at a price of $109.11, for a total value of $351,236. Subsequent to the transaction Narasimhan Laxman owned a total of 97,057 shares of the stock.

In a separate transaction on 7/12/2016, Carey Albert P, CEO, NAB sold 170,003 shares of the stock. The stock was sold at a price of $108.81, for a total worth of $ 18,497,839. Succeeding to the transaction Carey Albert P owned overall 254,055 shares of the stock.

Moreover, Laguarta Ramon, CEO, ESSA sold 17,221 shares of the stock in a reserved transaction that ensued on 7/11/2016. At a price of $108.27, the stock was sold for an entire value of $1,864,461. Consequent to the transaction Laguarta Ramon owned a total of 125,104 shares of the stock.

Currently, 0.10% shares of PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) are owned by insiders with -30.54% six-month change in the insider ownership. According to U.S. Security Exchange Commission Filing, Pohlad Robert C is one of the major insider shareholder of the company’s stock, the insider owns 236,543 shares reported on Oct 1, 2015. Nooyi Indra K is second leading insider shareholder, as of May 2, 2016 the insider owns 345,598 shares of the stock. Abdalla Zein is another major insider shareholder of the stock, as per record date of Oct 13, 2014 insider owns 257,822 shares of the stock.

PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 7/7/2016 BMO. The company is expected to release $1.31 EPS during current quarter according to 17 analysts whereas the company reported $1.35 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $1.27 and high estimate of $1.34. PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are 15.86B according to 16 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are 15.23B and highest revenue estimates are 16.26B. A year ago the company’s sales were 16.33B. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -2.90%.

Analyst Perspectives: Pioneer Natural Resources(NYSE:PXD) PXD

Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) soared 0.87% during previous trade, a total of 1.47M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 2.33M shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $25.86B along with 168.81M outstanding shares. On year trading price range hit the peak level of $171.88 and touched the lowest level of $103.50.

Most recently the company’s price target was revised on 07/14/16 and according to 40 analysts stock’s price will reach at $193.00 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 25.19. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $147.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $253.00, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 63% from its latest closing price of $155.50.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions during last one month, three weeks ago stock’s price target was revised on 06/21/16 by the analysts. The bullish price estimates of the stock is set at $216.00 while the bearish estimates kept at $96.00 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $184.46, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 24.95. After that the stock’s target price was revised on 06/23/16, approximately two weeks ago. Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) highest price target was set at $216.00 and lowest target was at $96.00. The company’s one year price target was secure at $184.27 and its standard deviation of 24.79. Moreover one week ago on 07/05/16 the company’s price target was revised at $184.38 with 52 week price target range of $216.00 – $96.00. The estimates signifies a standard deviation of 24.93.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.33. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 30 brokerage recommendations 24 rate Pioneer Natural Resources(NYSE:PXD) stock a Strong Buy, 2 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 4 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 4/26/2016 the stock of Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) upgraded by Alembic Global Advisors from Neutral to Overweight. However previously on 3/21/2016 it was downgraded by KLR Group from Buy to Accumulate. A research note issued on 1/11/2016 the stock was upgraded downgraded by Barclays from Underweight to Equal Weight.

Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) performance over the past one year advanced 17.36%, during the last six months the stock rose 36.20%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 3.90% while its last one month trend is negative with -4.62%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 4.20%.

According to consensus agreement of 37 analysts Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) will report earnings per share of $-0.37 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 7/27/2016 AMC. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $-0.13 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $-0.56. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.1 EPS.

Analysts Concerns on: Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY)

Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) soared 1.55% during previous trade, a total of 3.82M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 4.41M shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $88.66B along with 1.10B outstanding shares. On year trading price range hit the peak level of $92.85 and touched the lowest level of $67.88.

Most recently the company’s price target was revised on 06/30/16 and according to 21 analysts stock’s price will reach at $95.86 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 15.96. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $77.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $116.00, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 44% from its latest closing price of $80.59.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions during last one month, three weeks ago stock’s price target was revised on 06/17/16 by the analysts. The bullish price estimates of the stock is set at $116.00 while the bearish estimates kept at $55.00 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $94.58, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 15.96. After that the stock’s target price was revised on 06/24/16, approximately two weeks ago. Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) highest price target was set at $116.00 and lowest target was at $55.00. The company’s one year price target was secure at $94.58 and its standard deviation of 15.96. Moreover one week ago on 06/30/16 the company’s price target was revised at $94.58 with 52 week price target range of $116.55 – $55.00. The estimates signifies a standard deviation of 15.96.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.92. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 13 brokerage recommendations 8 rate Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) stock a Strong Buy, 0 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 4 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 1 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 11/13/2015 the stock of Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) upgraded by BMO Capital Markets from Market Perform to Outperform. However previously on 10/9/2015 it was upgraded by          Credit Suisse from Neutral to Outperform. A research note issued on 7/15/2015 the stock was downgraded by Morgan Stanley from Overweight to Equal-Weight.

Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) performance over the past one year plunged -4.25%, during the last six months the stock rose 3.02%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 7.27% while its last one month trend is positive with 8.44%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 1.60%.

According to consensus agreement of 18 analysts Eli Lilly and Co (NYSE:LLY) will report earnings per share of $0.85 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 7/26/2016 BMO. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.92 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $0.78. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.9 EPS.

Analyst Perspectives on Price Target History: Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON)

Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) soared 3.06% during previous trade, a total of 13.56M shares exchanged hands compared with its average trading volume of 4.06M shares. The stock has a market capitalization of $45.07B along with 437.58M outstanding shares. On year trading price range hit the peak level of $114.26 and touched the lowest level of $81.22.

Most recently the company’s price target was revised on 07/05/16and according to 14 analysts stock’s price will reach at $112.50 during 52 weeks with standard deviation of 14.77. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $88.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $132.00, if we look at the price target with an optimistic approach it has upside potential of 27% from its latest closing price of $104.22.

Historically, if we look at price target revisions during last one month, three weeks ago stock’s price target was revised on 06/14/16 by the analysts. The bullish price estimates of the stock is set at $132.00 while the bearish estimates kept at $88.00 over the next one year. Stock’s 52-week target was retained at $107.20, the estimates indicates a standard deviation of 15.57. After that the stock’s target price was revised on 06/24/16, approximately two weeks ago. Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) highest price target was set at $132.00 and lowest target was at $88.00. The company’s one year price target was secure at $107.20 and its standard deviation of 15.57. Moreover one week ago on 07/05/16 the company’s price target was revised at $108.10 with 52 week price target range of $132.00 – $88.00. The estimates signifies a standard deviation of 14.77.

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock currently has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.92. ABR value is precisely based on brokerage recommendations, where out of 13 brokerage recommendations 7 rate Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) stock a Strong Buy, 0 rate the stocks of the company a Buy, 6 rate Hold, 0 rate Sell and 0 recommend a Strong Sell. Most recently on 5/25/2016 the stock of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) upgraded by Jefferies from Hold to Buy. However previously on 3/14/2016 it was downgraded by Citigroup from Buy to Neutral. A research note issued on 3/4/2016 the stock was downgraded by Goldman from Neutral to Sell.

Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) performance over the past one year plunged -0.59%, during the last six months the stock rose 15.63%. Quarterly performance of the company shows optimistic momentum of 17.80% while its last one month trend is negative with -1.84%. Stock’s weekly performance expressed up trend of 3.56%.

According to consensus agreement of 14 analysts Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) will report earnings per share of $-0.02 in their quarterly report and it is expected to announce the company’s results on 6/29/2016 BMO. For the current quarter the company has high EPS estimates of $0.05 in contradiction of low EPS estimates of $-0.08. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $-0.19 EPS.

Stock to Watch for Earnings: First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC)

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) on July 14, 2016 announced its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2016.

Quarterly Highlights

Financial Results

  • Compared to last year’s second quarter:
    • Revenues were $535.1 million, up 17.5%.
    • Net income was $165.0 million, up 25.6%.
  • Revenues were $535.1 million, up 17.5%.
  • Net income was $165.0 million, up 25.6%.
  • Diluted earnings per share (“EPS”) of $0.97.
    (Includes $0.08 per share positive impact from the adoption of new accounting guidance for share-based compensation.)
  • Loan originations totaled $6.5 billion, our strongest quarter ever.
  • Loans sold totaled $920.8 million.
  • Net interest margin was 3.21%, compared to 3.20% for the prior quarter.
  • Core net interest margin was 3.16%, compared to 3.14% for the prior quarter. (2)
  • Efficiency ratio was 59.8%.

Continued Financial and Credit Strength

  • Common Equity Tier 1 ratio was 10.74%.
  • Total equity has grown 19.8% from a year ago.
  • Tangible book value per share was $32.53, up 13.8% from a year ago.
  • Nonperforming assets were a low 9 basis points of total assets.
  • Net charge-offs were $1.0 million for the quarter, or only 1 basis point of average loans.

Franchise Development

  • Loans outstanding, excluding loans held for sale, totaled $47.6 billion, up 16.0% from a year ago.
  • Deposits were $51.2 billion, up 22.1% from a year ago.
  • Wealth management assets were $75.8 billion, up 31.7% from a year ago.
  • Wealth management revenues were $70.6 million, up 27.4% from a year ago.

Shares of First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) fell -0.22% to reach at $71.28 during the course of session. The company has experienced volume of 1.51M shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 1.13M shares. The stock holds the market capitalization of $10.10B along with 146.11M outstanding shares. The stock traded in the price range of $56.32 – $73.22 for the last trading session. For the stock price target value has been calculated at $74.53 based on calls of 19 experts. Stock’s minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $70.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $83.00.

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) as of current trade, has shown weekly upbeat performance of 4.42%. Its six months performance indicated a bullish movement while its yearly performance reflected a positive trend of 11.22%. Year-to-date (YTD) performance of the stock illustrate upbeat trend of 8.40%. Shares of First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC) currently have an ABR of 1.88, derived from a total of 13 opinions. The company’s price sits 2.71% above from its 50-day moving average of $69.64 and 7.41% above from the stock’s 200-day moving average of $66.87. The company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 57.74 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 1.60. Its weekly and monthly volatility is 1.41%, 2.02% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 1.15.

First Republic Bank (NYSE:FRC)’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 6.00 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 2.18, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter is 4.67. The company’s price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is 21.98. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.09 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.09. The company has a Return on Assets of 0.80%. The company currently has a Return on Equity of 10.50% and Return on Investment of 25.10%.

Rating Roundup: Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IILG)

Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IILG) stock exchanged hands 2.55M shares versus average trading capacity of 2.13M shares, while its shares total market worth is $2.30B along with 128.60M outstanding shares. Its shares ended last trading session at the price of $17.87 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $20.38 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 05/09/16. The highest estimates of price target are $24.00 and low forecast is $16.50 based on the opinion of 4 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 4.19. While brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 150 based on calls of 4 experts, where 3 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 1 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 0 as Strong Sell.

MKM Partners issued rating on the stock of Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IILG) in a research note issued to investors on Jul-14-16, the stock received “Upgrade” rating from Neutral to Buy from $16.50 to $52. Additionally MKM Partners issued their Verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Apr-15-16 the stock was “Initiated” as Neutral at $16.50 besides on Aug-21-15 the stock was “Reiterated” by Imperial Capital as Outperform from $31 to $28. Furthermore on Jun-04-14 the stock was “Reiterated” by Imperial Capital as Outperform from $32 to $30.

The insider filler data counts the number of monthly positions over 3 month and 12 month time spans. Total 5 number of trades held during last 3 months and 41 during last 12 months, out of them 5 numbers of buys held in last 3 months and 32 buys in last 12 months. Whereas 0 numbers of sells held in last 3 months and 9 sells over the past 12 months.

Currently, 1.90% shares of Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IILG) are owned by insiders with 1.25% six-month change in the insider ownership. According to U.S. Security Exchange Commission Filing, Nash Craig M is one of the major insider shareholder of the company’s stock, the insider owns 993,108 shares reported on Mar 20, 2016. Marbert Jeanette E is second leading insider shareholder, as of Mar 20, 2016 the insider owns 386,802 shares of the stock. Harvey William L is another major insider shareholder of the stock, as per record date of Mar 20, 2016 insider owns 199,522 shares of the stock.

Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IILG) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 8/3/2016. The company is expected to release $0.34 EPS during current quarter according to 2 analysts whereas the company reported $0.29 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $0.33 and high estimate of $0.34. Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IILG)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are 179.6M according to 2 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are 179.2M and highest revenue estimates are 180M. A year ago the company’s sales were 173.75M. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 3.40%.

What Analysts Suggest About Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC)?

Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC) stock exchanged hands 3.04M shares versus average trading capacity of 3.44M shares, while its shares total market worth is $7.19B along with 169.75M outstanding shares. Its shares ended last trading session at the price of $43.02 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $47.18 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 07/12/16. The highest estimates of price target are $62.00 and low forecast is $33.00 based on the opinion of 33 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 6.66. While brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.09 based on calls of 22 experts, where 9 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 2 suggest the stock a Buy, 11 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 0 as Strong Sell.

Imperial Capital issued rating on the stock of Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC) in a research note issued to investors on Jul-14-16, the stock received “Upgrade” rating from In-line to Outperform from $45 to $55. Additionally Stifel issued their Verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Jul-08-16 the stock was “Upgraded” from Hold to Buy at $52 besides on Jun-08-16 the stock was “Downgraded” by Nomura from Buy to Neutral. Furthermore on May-20-16 the stock was “Reiterated” by Nomura as Buy from $29 to $45.

The insider filler data counts the number of monthly positions over 3 month and 12 month time spans. Total 32 number of trades held during last 3 months and 73 during last 12 months, out of them 21 numbers of buys held in last 3 months and 39 buys in last 12 months. Whereas 11 numbers of sells held in last 3 months and 34 sells over the past 12 months.

Currently, 1.40% shares of Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC) are owned by insiders with -4.03% six-month change in the insider ownership. According to U.S. Security Exchange Commission Filing, Pinkerton John H is one of the major insider shareholder of the company’s stock, the insider owns 390,343 shares reported on Dec 15, 2015. Ventura Jeffrey L is second leading insider shareholder, as of Apr 18, 2016 the insider owns 304,717 shares of the stock. Manny Roger S is another major insider shareholder of the stock, as per record date of Jan 8, 2016 insider owns 122,912 shares of the stock.

Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 7/26/2016 AMC. The company is expected to release $-0.19 EPS during current quarter according to 35 analysts whereas the company reported $0.01 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $-0.49 and high estimate of $0.06. Range Resources Corp. (NYSE:RRC)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are 328.84M according to 22 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are 298.27M and highest revenue estimates are 371.6M. A year ago the company’s sales were 404.59M. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -18.70%.

Brokerage Recommendations on Rating: Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN)

Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) stock exchanged hands 3.45M shares versus average trading capacity of 2.60M shares, while its shares total market worth is $9.21B along with 101.79M outstanding shares. Its shares ended last trading session at the price of $92.02 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $100.31 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 07/13/16. The highest estimates of price target are $120.00 and low forecast is $75.00 based on the opinion of 13 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 14.48. While brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 2.50 based on calls of 13 experts, where 3 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 2 suggest the stock a Buy, 7 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 1 as Strong Sell.

JP Morgan issued rating on the stock of Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) in a research note issued to investors on Jul-14-16, the stock received “Downgrade” rating from Overweight to Neutral from $101 to $94. Additionally UBS issued their Verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Jul-08-16 the stock was “Reiterated” as Buy from $112 to $98 besides on Apr-29-16 the stock was “Downgraded” by Credit Agricole from Buy to Outperform. Furthermore on Apr-13-16 the stock was “Downgraded” by Deutsche Bank from Buy to Hold from $94 to $101.

The insider filler data counts the number of monthly positions over 3 month and 12 month time spans. Total 0 number of trades held during last 3 months and 30 during last 12 months, out of them 0 numbers of buys held in last 3 months and 24 buys in last 12 months. Whereas 0 numbers of sells held in last 3 months and 6 sells over the past 12 months.

Currently, 0.60% shares of Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) are owned by insiders with 74.54% six-month change in the insider ownership. According to U.S. Security Exchange Commission Filing, Wynn Stephen A is one of the major insider shareholder of the company’s stock, the insider owns 98,627 shares reported on Jan 14, 2016. Wynn Elaine P is second leading insider shareholder, as of Jan 26, 2015 the insider owns 9,539,077 shares of the stock. Strzemp John is another major insider shareholder of the stock, as per record date of Feb 22, 2016 insider owns 240,877 shares of the stock.

Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 8/3/2016. The company is expected to release $0.92 EPS during current quarter according to 12 analysts whereas the company reported $0.74 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $0.3 and high estimate of $1.29. Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are 1.03B according to 12 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are 967.7M and highest revenue estimates are 1.07B. A year ago the company’s sales were 1.04. Its yearly sales growth estimates are -1.40%.

Analyst’s Reviews on Rating under Consideration: Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (NYSE:LGF)

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (NYSE:LGF) stock exchanged hands 3.54M shares versus average trading capacity of 3.69M shares, while its shares total market worth is $2.99B along with 147.23M outstanding shares. Its shares ended last trading session at the price of $20.06 whereas a number of traders indicating mean target price will hit $26.27 over the next twelve months, mean value of price target most recently revised on 07/01/16. The highest estimates of price target are $32.00 and low forecast is $22.00 based on the opinion of 15 analysts. The price target estimates represents a standard deviation of 5.69. While brokerage recommendations suggests an ABR of 1.55 based on calls of 11 experts, where 8 brokers polls the stock a Strong Buy, 0 suggest the stock a Buy, 3 suggest Hold, 0 are rating the stock as Sell while 0 as Strong Sell.

Bernstein issued rating on the stock of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (NYSE:LGF) in a research note issued to investors on Jul-14-16, the stock received “Downgrade” rating from Outperform to Mkt Perform. Additionally             FBR Capital issued their Verdict on the stock of the company, on record date of Jul-01-16 the stock was “Reiterated” as Outperform from $23 to $25 besides on Apr-11-16 the stock was “Reiterated” by Barrington Research as Outperform from $30 to $28. Furthermore on Apr-08-16 the stock was “Initiated” by RBC Capital Mkts as Sector Perform at $22.

The insider filler data counts the number of monthly positions over 3 month and 12 month time spans. Total 21 number of trades held during last 3 months and 89 during last 12 months, out of them 9 numbers of buys held in last 3 months and 43 buys in last 12 months. Whereas 12 numbers of sells held in last 3 months and 46 sells over the past 12 months.

Currently, 3.20% shares of Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (NYSE:LGF) are owned by insiders with 0.00% six-month change in the insider ownership. According to U.S. Security Exchange Commission Filing, Rachesky Mark H MD is one of the major insider shareholder of the company’s stock, the insider owns 59,244 shares reported on Apr 1, 2016. Burns Michael Raymond is second leading insider shareholder, as of May 11, 2016 the insider owns 1,803,885 shares of the stock. Feltheimer Jon is another major insider shareholder of the stock, as per record date of May 23, 2016 insider owns 1,399,923 shares of the stock.

Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (NYSE:LGF) is expected to release the earnings of its current quarter on 8/4/2016. The company is expected to release $-0.12 EPS during current quarter according to 16 analysts whereas the company reported $0.26 EPS during same quarter a year ago. For the current quarter the stock has a lowest EPS estimates of $-0.39 and high estimate of $0.06. Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (USA) (NYSE:LGF)’s average revenue estimates for the current quarter are 506.68M according to 16 number of analysts. However its lowest revenue estimates are 442.9M and highest revenue estimates are 658M. A year ago the company’s sales were 408.94M. Its yearly sales growth estimates are 23.90%.