Pax World Management Llc decreased Icon Plc (ICLR) stake by 31.41% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Pax World Management Llc sold 76,276 shares as Icon Plc (ICLR)’s stock rose 5.08%. The Pax World Management Llc holds 166,531 shares with $18.97M value, down from 242,807 last quarter. Icon Plc now has $5.81B valuation. The stock increased 0.18% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $107.2. About 1,559 shares traded. ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) has risen 40.78% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.08% the S&P500.
Enphase Energy, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, and sells microinverter systems for residential and commercial markets in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $215.29 million. The companyÂ’s semiconductor microinverter system converts direct current electricity to alternating current electricity at the individual solar module level. It currently has negative earnings. It also offers energy storage systems, including its AC battery; and energy monitoring and control services.
Analysts await ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) to report earnings on February, 15. They expect $1.41 earnings per share, up 11.90% or $0.15 from last year’s $1.26 per share. ICLR’s profit will be $76.35 million for 19.01 P/E if the $1.41 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.35 actual earnings per share reported by ICON Public Limited Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.44% EPS growth.
Among 12 analysts covering Icon plc (NASDAQ:ICLR), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Icon plc had 35 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Monday, January 22 with “Buy”. Evercore upgraded the shares of ICLR in report on Friday, October 14 to “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $12200 target in Thursday, July 27 report. The stock of ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 16 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 9 by Jefferies. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Wednesday, October 21 by Avondale. Credit Suisse initiated it with “Outperform” rating and $80 target in Tuesday, June 21 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Monday, October 16. The rating was upgraded by Jefferies on Monday, October 9 to “Buy”. The rating was downgraded by Suntrust Robinson on Friday, December 16 to “Hold”.
Pax World Management Llc increased Vulcan Materials Co. (NYSE:VMC) stake by 35,000 shares to 95,000 valued at $11.36M in 2017Q3. It also upped Physicians Realty Trust Reit (NYSE:DOC) stake by 265,348 shares and now owns 827,496 shares. Valvoline Inc. was raised too.
Old West Investment Management Llc holds 1.29% of its portfolio in Enphase Energy, Inc. for 1.62 million shares. Electron Capital Partners Llc owns 4.31 million shares or 1.22% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Tinicum Inc has 0.41% invested in the company for 763,500 shares. The New York-based Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co Llc has invested 0.04% in the stock. Boothbay Fund Management Llc, a New York-based fund reported 66,535 shares.
The stock decreased 0.51% or $0.013 during the last trading session, reaching $2.517. About 33,698 shares traded. Enphase Energy, Inc. (ENPH) has declined 60.65% since February 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 77.35% the S&P500.