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EPS for Shutterstock, Inc. (SSTK) Expected At $0.23; Diageo plc (DEO) Covered By 16 Bullish Analysts Last Week

Analysts expect Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) to report $0.23 EPS on February, 26.They anticipate $0.06 EPS change or 20.69% from last quarter’s $0.29 EPS. SSTK’s profit would be $7.97M giving it 49.78 P/E if the $0.23 EPS is correct. After having $0.18 EPS previously, Shutterstock, Inc.’s analysts see 27.78% EPS growth. The stock decreased 4.18% or $2 during the last trading session, reaching $45.8. About 430,118 shares traded or 95.02% up from the average. Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) has risen 12.34% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.36% the S&P500.

Among 26 analysts covering Diageo (NYSE:DEO), 16 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 62% are positive. Diageo had 42 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. JP Morgan maintained Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) on Friday, July 31 with “Neutral” rating. Goldman Sachs upgraded Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) on Tuesday, June 28 to “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, July 31. JP Morgan upgraded the shares of DEO in report on Friday, November 20 to “Overweight” rating. On Wednesday, September 13 the stock rating was downgraded by Berenberg to “Hold”. The stock of Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) earned “Buy” rating by HSBC on Wednesday, October 26. Investec upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, August 6 report. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, October 29 by Credit Suisse. Beaufort Securities maintained the shares of DEO in report on Thursday, September 24 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, June 27 by Societe Generale. See Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) latest ratings:

29/01/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Sector Perform Downgrade
11/01/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $157.0 Maintain
31/10/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $155.4 Maintain
28/09/2017 Broker: Evercore Rating: Outperform New Target: $152 Initiates Coverage On
28/09/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $155.4 Maintain
13/09/2017 Broker: Berenberg Rating: Hold Downgrade
01/09/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $154.2 Maintain

Among 9 analysts covering Shutterstock (NYSE:SSTK), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Shutterstock had 21 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, June 21. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, August 7 by Jefferies. TheStreet upgraded the shares of SSTK in report on Friday, October 16 to “Hold” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, April 24 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, August 3. The stock of Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, September 22 by Zacks. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, August 4 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Underperform” on Wednesday, November 1. RBC Capital Markets downgraded Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) on Friday, August 7 to “Sector Perform” rating. On Thursday, August 3 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.92 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 17 investors sold Shutterstock, Inc. shares while 43 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 38 raised stakes. 20.53 million shares or 4.02% less from 21.39 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 48,575 were reported by Barclays Public Limited Co. Credit Suisse Ag holds 22,152 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Employees Retirement System Of Ohio reported 0% in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK). Arizona-based Arizona State Retirement has invested 0% in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK). Redmond Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Co owns 0.19% invested in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) for 12,636 shares. Parallax Volatility Advisers Limited Partnership owns 4,074 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth has invested 0% in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK). State Of Tennessee Treasury Department reported 17,095 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested 0% of its portfolio in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK). 9,020 are held by Piermont Cap. State Bank Of America De, a North Carolina-based fund reported 41,708 shares. Guggenheim Cap Limited Liability stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK). Texas Permanent School Fund invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK). Spark Inv Mngmt Ltd Company reported 89,500 shares. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas has invested 0% of its portfolio in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK).

Shutterstock, Inc. provides content services and products in North America, Europe, and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.59 billion. It offers digital imagery services, which include licensed photographs, vectors, illustrations, and video clips that clients use in their visual communications, such as Websites, digital and print marketing materials, corporate communications, books, publications, and video content; and commercial music services comprising music tracks and sound effects that are used to complement digital imagery. It has a 66.28 P/E ratio. The firm provides its services under the Shutterstock, Bigstock, Offset, Shutterstock Music, and Shutterstock Editorial names.

Diageo plc, together with its subsidiaries, produces, markets, and sells alcoholic beverages worldwide. The company has market cap of $80.49 billion. The firm offers a collection of brands across spirits, beer, cider, and wine categories. It has a 19.88 P/E ratio. The Company’s brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, J&B, Buchanan's and Windsor whiskies, Smirnoff, Cîroc and Ketel One vodkas, Captain Morgan, Baileys, Don Julio, Tanqueray, and Guinness.

The stock increased 0.10% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $140.5. About 255,493 shares traded. Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) has risen 12.82% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.88% the S&P500.

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