Among 16 analysts covering Green Plains Renewable Energy (NASDAQ:GPRE), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 94% are positive. Green Plains Renewable Energy had 29 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Tuesday, July 21 by Credit Suisse. The stock of Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, July 14 by Piper Jaffray. The firm has “Hold” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Monday, September 4. The firm has “Hold” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Wednesday, August 2. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, July 21. The rating was initiated by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, July 21 with “Neutral”. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Neutral” on Thursday, August 13. The stock of Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, July 24 by Piper Jaffray. As per Friday, October 6, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. BB&T Capital initiated the shares of GPRE in report on Thursday, November 19 with “Buy” rating. See Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) latest ratings:
07/02/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Buy New Target: $27.0 Maintain
06/11/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $25.0
03/11/2017 Broker: PiperJaffray Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Overweight Upgrade
24/10/2017 Broker: Roth Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $25.0 Maintain
17/10/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $25.0 Maintain
06/10/2017 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Hold New Target: $19.0 Maintain
The stock of Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) is a huge mover today! The stock increased 1.79% or $0.98 during the last trading session, reaching $55.88. About 303,912 shares traded. Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) has risen 17.42% since March 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.72% the S&P500.The move comes after 5 months positive chart setup for the $13.56 billion company. It was reported on Mar, 22 by Barchart.com. We have $59.23 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:AEE worth $813.48 million more.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.16 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.03, from 1.13 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 28 investors sold Ameren Corporation shares while 146 reduced holdings. 54 funds opened positions while 142 raised stakes. 167.66 million shares or 2.16% more from 164.11 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Franklin Resources stated it has 902,660 shares. Cetera Advisor Limited reported 6,200 shares. Glg Lc has 7,333 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Hennessy Advisors accumulated 172,240 shares or 0.31% of the stock. Meritage Portfolio Management holds 116,713 shares. Jane Street Gru Ltd Com stated it has 6,421 shares. Johnson Investment Counsel reported 5,775 shares. Advisor Partners Limited Liability Co invested in 6,058 shares or 0.07% of the stock. Brookfield Asset Management Incorporated holds 15,700 shares. Vaughan David Invs Il has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE). Smith Graham Invest Lp owns 42,560 shares. Asset One holds 0.07% or 525,677 shares in its portfolio. Profund Advsrs Lc invested in 0.06% or 23,908 shares. Lc accumulated 195 shares or 0% of the stock. 43,620 are owned by Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado.
Among 8 analysts covering Ameren (NYSE:AEE), 1 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. Ameren had 22 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 18 with “Hold”. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Friday, September 8. The rating was downgraded by Argus Research to “Hold” on Monday, April 4. The rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital to “Equal-Weight” on Thursday, May 25. On Wednesday, February 21 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Neutral”. UBS maintained Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) rating on Wednesday, October 19. UBS has “Neutral” rating and $48 target. On Tuesday, August 25 the stock rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Hold”. The stock of Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) earned “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, February 13. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, July 28 to “Neutral”. Barclays Capital maintained Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) rating on Monday, May 16. Barclays Capital has “Overweight” rating and $52 target.
Analysts await Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $0.58 EPS, up 38.10% or $0.16 from last year’s $0.42 per share. AEE’s profit will be $140.72M for 24.09 P/E if the $0.58 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.39 actual EPS reported by Ameren Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 48.72% EPS growth.
Ameren Corporation operates as a public utility holding firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $13.56 billion. It operates through four divisions: Ameren Missouri, Ameren Illinois Electric Distribution, Ameren Illinois Natural Gas, and Ameren Transmission. It has a 26.11 P/E ratio. The firm is involved in the rate-regulated electric generation, transmission, and distribution activities; and rate-regulated natural gas transmission and distribution businesses.
Since February 28, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 insider sales for $1.00 million activity. 1,923 shares were sold by Lindgren Mark C, worth $104,380 on Wednesday, February 28. LYONS MARTIN J had sold 13,111 shares worth $714,812. 1,462 shares valued at $79,357 were sold by NELSON GREGORY L on Wednesday, February 28. Steinke Bruce A sold $105,955 worth of stock.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.06 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.18, from 1.24 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 26 investors sold Green Plains Inc. shares while 32 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. 44.55 million shares or 6.11% more from 41.99 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Principal Grp Incorporated invested 0.01% in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE). Nationwide Fund Advsr holds 0% or 44,178 shares. Scopus Asset L P, a New York-based fund reported 175,000 shares. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Llc has invested 0% in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE). Pnc Fincl Svcs Group invested in 657 shares or 0% of the stock. Qs Ltd reported 0.01% in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE). State Street Corporation holds 0% of its portfolio in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) for 1.59 million shares. Jpmorgan Chase & Communications holds 0% or 986,647 shares. First Trust Advsrs L P, a Illinois-based fund reported 140,803 shares. Hightower Advisors Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 692,442 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Swiss Comml Bank reported 60,000 shares. Luminus Mgmt Limited Liability Co holds 178,280 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. 11,021 were accumulated by Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado. Arizona State Retirement Sys has invested 0% in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE). Millennium Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.06% in Green Plains Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE).
Since February 26, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $134,883 activity. The insider MAPES MICHELLE sold $134,883.