AGCO Corporation manufactures and distributes agricultural equipment and related replacement parts worldwide. The company has market cap of $5.35 billion. The firm offers tractors, including high horsepower tractors that are used on larger farms, primarily for row crop production; utility tractors for small- and medium-sized farms, as well as for dairy, livestock, orchards, and vineyards; and compact tractors for small farms, specialty agricultural industries, landscaping, and residential uses. It has a 28.94 P/E ratio. It also provides combines that are used in harvesting grain crops; and application equipment, including self-propelled, three- and four-wheeled vehicles and related equipment for use in the application of liquid and dry fertilizers and crop protection chemicals, as well as for after crops emerge from the ground.
In an analyst report made public on Wednesday, 14 March, Restaurant Group (LON:RTN) stock Buy was reaffirmed by numis. They currently have a GBX 400.00 target price on the stock. numis’s target price means a potential upside of 54.44% from the company’s stock close price.
Zuckerman Investment Group Llc holds 4.95% of its portfolio in AGCO Corporation for 273,512 shares. Southernsun Asset Management Llc owns 2.37 million shares or 4.29% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Blue Harbour Group L.P. has 4.1% invested in the company for 1.54 million shares. The Massachusetts-based Schwerin Boyle Capital Management Inc has invested 3.44% in the stock. Odey Asset Management Group Ltd, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 474,565 shares.
Ratings analysis reveals 29% of AGCO Corp’s analysts are positive. Out of 7 Wall Street analysts rating AGCO Corp, 2 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 5 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $54.0 while the high is $72.0. The stock’s average target of $61.25 is -8.77% below today’s ($67.14) share price. AGCO was included in 7 notes of analysts from September 7, 2016. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, December 13 by Jefferies. The rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo to “Outperform” on Monday, October 10. Piper Jaffray upgraded AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) on Monday, November 28 to “Neutral” rating. Deutsche Bank initiated the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, September 7 report. Stifel Nicolaus initiated the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, April 11 report. The company was initiated on Tuesday, January 24 by Berenberg. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, December 19 with “Sector Perform”.
Analysts await AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO) to report earnings on April, 27. They expect $0.13 earnings per share, up 750.00% or $0.15 from last year’s $-0.02 per share. AGCO’s profit will be $10.35M for 129.12 P/E if the $0.13 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.10 actual earnings per share reported by AGCO Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -88.18% negative EPS growth.
The stock decreased 0.74% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $67.14. About 228,767 shares traded. AGCO Corporation (AGCO) has risen 25.79% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.09% the S&P500.
Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $173,830 activity.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.12, from 1.21 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 42 investors sold The Restaurant Group plc shares while 343 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 346 raised stakes. 205.51 million shares or 1.55% less from 208.75 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Regal Ltd Liability Co invested in 0.08% or 1,909 shares. Kings Point Capital Mngmt stated it has 37,803 shares. Diversified has invested 0.06% in The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN). 21,518 are owned by Burns J W &. Price T Rowe Associate Md reported 0.04% of its portfolio in The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN). First Retail Bank Of Mount Dora Tru Inv holds 1.58% or 17,195 shares in its portfolio. Cantab Prns Llp reported 11,657 shares stake. Advsr Asset holds 0.19% or 59,271 shares in its portfolio. Bailard invested in 0.21% or 14,720 shares. Plante Moran Financial Advsr has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN). 2,582 were reported by Lincoln Natl Corporation. Peloton Wealth Strategists holds 1.3% or 9,025 shares. Comm Bank & Trust invested in 28,194 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Green Square Cap Limited Liability Company, Tennessee-based fund reported 1,715 shares. Cypress Funds Ltd Liability stated it has 157,000 shares.
Since October 2, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 sales for $23.68 million activity. Lawrence Taylor W sold $2.80M worth of stock. $2.77 million worth of The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) was sold by WAJSGRAS DAVID C on Tuesday, February 13. Newsome Randa G had sold 8,540 shares worth $1.84 million on Tuesday, February 13. 3,405 shares were sold by Jimenez Frank R, worth $718,217. $410,738 worth of The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) shares were sold by Wood Michael J. Another trade for 650 shares valued at $120,790 was sold by Long Letitia A. 10,503 shares were sold by O’Brien Anthony F, worth $2.25M.
Among 21 analysts covering Restaurant Group The PLC (LON:RTN), 10 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Restaurant Group The PLC has GBX 860 highest and GBX 220 lowest target. GBX 405.26’s average target is 56.47% above currents GBX 259 stock price. Restaurant Group The PLC had 201 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, December 8 by JP Morgan. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Monday, July 27. Berenberg maintained The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) on Wednesday, May 31 with “Sell” rating. The firm earned “Reduce” rating on Thursday, September 28 by HSBC. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Friday, January 15. Peel Hunt maintained The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) rating on Friday, August 26. Peel Hunt has “Hold” rating and GBX 380 target. The stock of The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, February 1 by Numis Securities. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with “Hold” on Friday, April 29. The stock of The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, March 7 by Shore Capital. The stock of The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) earned “Hold” rating by Peel Hunt on Thursday, May 4.
Analysts await The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $2.08 EPS, up 20.23% or $0.35 from last year’s $1.73 per share. RTN’s profit will be $4.17 million for 31.13 P/E if the $2.08 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.03 actual EPS reported by The Restaurant Group plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.46% EPS growth.