Analysts expect MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI) to report $0.49 EPS on March, 14.They anticipate $0.01 EPS change or 2.08% from last quarter’s $0.48 EPS. MGPI’s profit would be $8.19M giving it 42.08 P/E if the $0.49 EPS is correct. After having $0.38 EPS previously, MGP Ingredients, Inc.’s analysts see 28.95% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.52% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $82.47. About 175,627 shares traded or 22.58% up from the average. MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI) has risen 102.52% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 85.82% the S&P500.
Brown Advisory Inc increased Apollo Global Mgmt Llc (APO) stake by 6.17% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Brown Advisory Inc acquired 16,510 shares as Apollo Global Mgmt Llc (APO)’s stock rose 18.10%. The Brown Advisory Inc holds 284,310 shares with $8.56M value, up from 267,800 last quarter. Apollo Global Mgmt Llc now has $13.03 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.94% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $32.33. About 2.75M shares traded or 163.90% up from the average. Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO) has risen 63.33% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 46.63% the S&P500.
Since August 17, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 sales for $2.27 million activity. $396,300 worth of stock was sold by Seaberg Karen on Thursday, August 17.
Among 3 analysts covering MGP Ingredients (NASDAQ:MGPI), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. MGP Ingredients had 5 analyst reports since May 25, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 31 by Sidoti. Craig Hallum maintained MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI) rating on Monday, January 29. Craig Hallum has “Buy” rating and $105.0 target. The company was initiated on Wednesday, May 25 by Craig Hallum. Sidoti initiated the shares of MGPI in report on Wednesday, February 1 with “Buy” rating.
MGP Ingredients, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces and supplies distilled spirits, and specialty wheat proteins and starch food ingredients. The company has market cap of $1.38 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Distillery Products and Ingredient Solutions. It has a 37.88 P/E ratio. The Distillery Products segment provides food grade alcohol for beverage applications that include bourbon and rye whiskeys, as well as grain neutral spirits, including vodka and gin; and food grade industrial alcohol, which is used as an ingredient in foods, personal care products, cleaning solutions, pharmaceuticals, and various other products, as well as for various industrial processors.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.32 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.39, from 0.93 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 8 investors sold MGP Ingredients, Inc. shares while 33 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 37 raised stakes. 16.40 million shares or 1.83% more from 16.10 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 121,630 are held by Loomis Sayles And Limited Partnership. Virginia Retirement Et Al holds 0.01% of its portfolio in MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI) for 9,700 shares. New York-based Bnp Paribas Arbitrage has invested 0% in MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI). 29,634 are owned by State Common Retirement Fund. Stifel Financial Corp reported 7,879 shares. Neuberger Berman Grp Inc Ltd has invested 0.09% in MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI). Next Finance Gp stated it has 450 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems holds 0% in MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI) or 5,039 shares. Ameriprise Financial, a Minnesota-based fund reported 106,831 shares. 12,495 were accumulated by Denver Inv Advsrs Lc. Croft, a Alabama-based fund reported 4,500 shares. Barclays Public Ltd Com has 0% invested in MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI) for 7,897 shares. Alliancebernstein L P accumulated 0% or 14,800 shares. Manatuck Hill Partners Ltd Liability Co has invested 5.7% in MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI). Moreover, Skylands Capital Ltd Liability Corp has 0.07% invested in MGP Ingredients, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGPI).
Brown Advisory Inc decreased Ishares Tr (IWO) stake by 2,802 shares to 97,424 valued at $17.44M in 2017Q3. It also reduced 3M Co (NYSE:MMM) stake by 10,179 shares and now owns 274,145 shares. Ares Cap Corp (NASDAQ:ARCC) was reduced too.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.22 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.13, from 1.35 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 18 investors sold APO shares while 54 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 57 raised stakes. 133.81 million shares or 1.40% less from 135.71 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 55,840 were reported by Segment Wealth Ltd Limited Liability Company. Beck Mack Oliver Limited Liability Corp stated it has 3.06 million shares or 3.03% of all its holdings. Pinnacle Financial Partners has 24,000 shares. Origin Asset Limited Liability Partnership reported 784,300 shares. California-based Lonestar Cap Limited Com has invested 2.26% in Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO). Old Savings Bank In has 15,584 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Commonwealth Equity Services accumulated 54,013 shares. Beck Mgmt Limited Co reported 143,497 shares. Caldwell Orkin holds 0.96% or 31,500 shares in its portfolio. Cantab Capital Partners Ltd Liability Partnership holds 69,904 shares or 0.3% of its portfolio. Baldwin Brothers Ma holds 0.08% of its portfolio in Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO) for 15,900 shares. 20,559 are held by Fdx Advisors. Royal Bank Of Canada holds 0% of its portfolio in Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO) for 42,148 shares. X Co Lc holds 2,562 shares or 0% of its portfolio. National Bank Of Ny Mellon Corporation accumulated 10,576 shares.