Among 14 analysts covering CenterPoint (NYSE:CNP), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 7% are positive. CenterPoint had 33 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, February 12 by SunTrust. The stock of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, March 16. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to “Neutral” on Monday, August 14. The company was downgraded on Monday, January 11 by SunTrust. The firm has “Buy” rating by Argus Research given on Thursday, March 24. The stock of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) earned “Hold” rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, December 26. Credit Suisse downgraded the shares of CNP in report on Tuesday, November 8 to “Underperform” rating. The stock of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, June 29 by JP Morgan. Credit Suisse upgraded the shares of CNP in report on Tuesday, October 13 to “Neutral” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Hold” on Friday, November 6. See CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) latest ratings:
19/03/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $27.0 Maintain
23/02/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $28.0 Maintain
12/02/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $27.0 Maintain
26/12/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $28.0 Maintain
04/12/2017 Broker: Guggenheim Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Neutral Downgrade
20/11/2017 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Neutral Old Target: $27 New Target: $30 Maintain
30/10/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $30.0 Maintain
24/10/2017 Broker: Bank of America Rating: Hold New Target: $30.0 Initiate
12/10/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Neutral Old Target: $29 New Target: $30 Maintain
Anchor Bolt Capital Lp decreased Southwest Airls Co (LUV) stake by 72.43% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Anchor Bolt Capital Lp sold 1.10M shares as Southwest Airls Co (LUV)’s stock rose 1.26%. The Anchor Bolt Capital Lp holds 418,203 shares with $23.41M value, down from 1.52 million last quarter. Southwest Airls Co now has $34.04 billion valuation. The stock decreased 4.60% or $2.79 during the last trading session, reaching $57.9. About 9.65M shares traded or 102.36% up from the average. Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) has risen 37.63% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.07, from 0.89 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 69 investors sold LUV shares while 249 reduced holdings. 70 funds opened positions while 213 raised stakes. 441.14 million shares or 4.78% less from 463.31 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pitcairn owns 5,055 shares. Hawkins Ltd Partnership accumulated 1.86% or 80,100 shares. Cwm Ltd Liability Company stated it has 68 shares. Cornerstone Advisors accumulated 33,500 shares. Lombard Odier Asset Management (Switzerland) reported 24,672 shares stake. Beech Hill Advsrs reported 4,500 shares stake. Community National Bank Of Raymore holds 0.16% or 6,217 shares in its portfolio. Putnam Limited Com has invested 0.34% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Zacks Investment Management has invested 0.01% in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Ser Automobile Association holds 979,484 shares. Howe And Rusling stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Neuberger Berman Group Limited Com owns 113,092 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Moreover, Atlantic Trust has 0.01% invested in Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV). Fruth Invest owns 5,193 shares for 0.13% of their portfolio. Ngam Advsrs Limited Partnership holds 0.06% or 102,241 shares in its portfolio.
Among 19 analysts covering Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Southwest Airlines Co. had 64 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, July 28 by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, September 27. The company was maintained on Thursday, January 12 by Imperial Capital. Buckingham Research downgraded Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) on Friday, July 22 to “Neutral” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, April 28 by Imperial Capital. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Tuesday, March 29 by Stephens. On Friday, October 27 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Buy”. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Imperial Capital on Tuesday, November 22. JP Morgan maintained Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) on Thursday, February 4 with “Overweight” rating. The firm earned “Strong-Buy” rating on Tuesday, August 18 by Vetr.
Since October 17, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 9 sales for $7.80 million activity. $1.17M worth of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) was sold by Romo Tammy on Wednesday, February 21. Van de Ven Michael G had sold 31,099 shares worth $1.78M on Friday, March 2. $2.12M worth of stock was sold by Jordan Robert E on Thursday, December 14. 1,695 shares were sold by MONTFORD JOHN T, worth $107,240 on Wednesday, December 13. $490,066 worth of stock was sold by Wells Gregory D on Tuesday, February 27. 27,271 shares were sold by KELLY GARY C, worth $1.58M on Wednesday, February 21. Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $600,491 was made by BROOKS DOUGLAS H on Tuesday, March 13.
Analysts await Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE:LUV) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.81 earnings per share, up 32.79% or $0.20 from last year’s $0.61 per share. LUV’s profit will be $476.24M for 17.87 P/E if the $0.81 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.77 actual earnings per share reported by Southwest Airlines Co. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.19% EPS growth.
Anchor Bolt Capital Lp increased Lear Corp (NYSE:LEA) stake by 44,474 shares to 481,895 valued at $83.41M in 2017Q3. It also upped Norwegian Cruise Line Hldgs (NASDAQ:NCLH) stake by 276,111 shares and now owns 898,280 shares. Timken Co (NYSE:TKR) was raised too.
The stock increased 0.39% or $0.105 during the last trading session, reaching $26.915. About 3.17M shares traded. CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) has risen 25.54% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.84% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.04 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.08, from 1.12 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 37 investors sold CenterPoint Energy, Inc. shares while 151 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 157 raised stakes. 323.95 million shares or 0.19% less from 324.57 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pacad Ltd owns 1,500 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Strs Ohio holds 77,280 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Fifth Third Commercial Bank holds 271,256 shares. Dynamic Mngmt invested in 0.19% or 23,093 shares. 246,108 were accumulated by Amer Int Group. Moors And Cabot holds 0.19% of its portfolio in CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) for 45,587 shares. Cetera Advisors Ltd Liability holds 15,380 shares. Dana Advsr Incorporated, a Wisconsin-based fund reported 516,404 shares. Advsr Asset Mgmt Incorporated holds 315,115 shares or 0.15% of its portfolio. Whittier Tru Communication invested in 0% or 300 shares. Exxonmobil Invest Mgmt Tx invested 0.06% of its portfolio in CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP). Sector Pension Investment Board owns 22,686 shares. National Pension has 0.07% invested in CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP). Renaissance Grp Llc reported 93,540 shares. Comerica Comml Bank reported 208,549 shares.
Since October 2, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 selling transactions for $1.29 million activity. Another trade for 1,000 shares valued at $27,910 was sold by Prochazka Scott M. Shares for $1.18 million were sold by CARROLL MILTON.