Philip Rosenstrach increased its stake in Gnc Hldgs Inc (Put) (GNC) by 2165.46% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pomelo Capital Llc bought 2.03 million shares as the company’s stock declined 4.71% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund run by Philip Rosenstrach held 2.13 million shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $18.79M, up from 93,800 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Pomelo Capital Llc who had been investing in Gnc Hldgs Inc (Put) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $375.22 million market cap company. The stock increased 1.35% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $4.49. About 2.39 million shares traded. GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) has declined 70.69% since February 16, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 87.39% the S&P500.
Cipher Capital Lp decreased its stake in Amc Networks Inc (AMCX) by 28.36% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cipher Capital Lp sold 22,239 shares as the company’s stock declined 4.67% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 56,187 shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.29 million, down from 78,426 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cipher Capital Lp who had been investing in Amc Networks Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $3.27 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.95% or $0.51 during the last trading session, reaching $52.93. About 256,160 shares traded. AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) has declined 17.50% since February 16, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 34.20% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.30, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 21 investors sold AMCX shares while 120 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 75 raised stakes. 53.08 million shares or 0.39% less from 53.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, First Quadrant Limited Partnership Ca has 0.25% invested in AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) for 221,155 shares. Riverhead Capital Ltd Liability Co reported 3,533 shares. Massachusetts-based Liberty Mutual Gru Asset Mngmt has invested 0.05% in AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX). Metropolitan Life Ins Ny holds 0.02% or 51,481 shares. Vanguard Grp accumulated 4.22M shares or 0.01% of the stock. Neuberger Berman Gru Limited Liability Co invested 0% in AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX). Jpmorgan Chase stated it has 424,550 shares. Raymond James Financial Serv Advsr Inc reported 0% in AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX). Comerica National Bank & Trust reported 0.02% stake. Rwc Asset Management Ltd Liability Partnership has 54,224 shares for 0.19% of their portfolio. Boston Prtn accumulated 388,842 shares. Tealwood Asset reported 44,339 shares or 0.93% of all its holdings. Matarin Cap Limited Liability Com invested 0.67% of its portfolio in AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX). Peak6 Invs Ltd Partnership accumulated 12,873 shares. Advantus Mgmt invested 0.01% in AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX).
Analysts await AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $1.51 EPS, up 16.15% or $0.21 from last year’s $1.3 per share. AMCX’s profit will be $93.40 million for 8.76 P/E if the $1.51 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.68 actual EPS reported by AMC Networks Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.12% negative EPS growth.
Cipher Capital Lp, which manages about $339.00M and $1.33B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Hyatt Hotels Corp (NYSE:H) by 24,738 shares to 87,493 shares, valued at $5.41 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Brookline Bancorp Inc Del (NASDAQ:BRKL) by 33,749 shares in the quarter, for a total of 63,292 shares, and has risen its stake in Honeywell Intl Inc (NYSE:HON).
Among 24 analysts covering AMC Networks (NASDAQ:AMCX), 8 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. AMC Networks had 62 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) earned “Neutral” rating by Guggenheim on Thursday, October 12. Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $67 target in Monday, July 11 report. Albert Fried downgraded AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) rating on Thursday, November 3. Albert Fried has “Underweight” rating and $37 target. The stock of AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 24 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Friday, August 21. Moffett Nathanson downgraded AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) on Wednesday, December 7 to “Sell” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, December 19 by Stifel Nicolaus. The company was upgraded on Monday, August 3 by Morgan Stanley. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, October 31. The stock of AMC Networks Inc. (NASDAQ:AMCX) earned “Hold” rating by Topeka Capital Markets on Thursday, September 3.
Among 11 analysts covering GNC Holdings (NYSE:GNC), 2 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 18% are positive. GNC Holdings had 25 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, October 27. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, October 23 by Sterne Agee CRT. As per Friday, September 15, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, October 30 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was downgraded by Piper Jaffray to “Underweight” on Friday, October 28. Barclays Capital downgraded the stock to “Underweight” rating in Tuesday, December 13 report. As per Monday, November 2, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The stock has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, October 28. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, April 29 by Wedbush. The rating was initiated by Wedbush with “Outperform” on Thursday, April 21.
Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $599,070 activity.