Market News

Analysts See $0.69 EPS for TopBuild Corp. (BLD); Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Lowered By $458,500 Its Zions Bancorporation (ZION) Holding

TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD) Logo

Analysts expect TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD) to report $0.69 EPS on May, 8.They anticipate $0.23 EPS change or 50.00% from last quarter’s $0.46 EPS. BLD’s profit would be $24.57M giving it 28.44 P/E if the $0.69 EPS is correct. After having $0.84 EPS previously, TopBuild Corp.’s analysts see -17.86% EPS growth. The stock increased 1.01% or $0.785 during the last trading session, reaching $78.495. About 101,706 shares traded. TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD) has risen 67.17% since April 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.62% the S&P500.

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc decreased Zions Bancorporation (ZION) stake by 40.57% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc sold 9,170 shares as Zions Bancorporation (ZION)’s stock rose 1.34%. The Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc holds 13,434 shares with $683,000 value, down from 22,604 last quarter. Zions Bancorporation now has $10.30B valuation. The stock increased 1.91% or $0.98 during the last trading session, reaching $52.42. About 768,117 shares traded. Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) has risen 27.56% since April 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.01% the S&P500.

Analysts await Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) to report earnings on April, 23. They expect $0.83 earnings per share, up 36.07% or $0.22 from last year’s $0.61 per share. ZION’s profit will be $163.10 million for 15.79 P/E if the $0.83 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.80 actual earnings per share reported by Zions Bancorporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.75% EPS growth.

Since December 8, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 12 insider sales for $4.31 million activity. BLACKFORD DAVID E sold $105,992 worth of Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) on Tuesday, February 13. The insider ALEXANDER BRUCE K sold $260,550. 1,500 shares valued at $81,375 were sold by James Dianne R on Wednesday, February 14. Young Mark Richard sold 15,000 shares worth $764,781. 1,041 shares were sold by Linderman LeeAnne B, worth $58,296. 7,196 Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) shares with value of $387,649 were sold by Hume Alexander. MCLEAN SCOTT J sold $1.76M worth of stock.

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc increased Blackrock Inc (NYSE:BLK) stake by 2,036 shares to 28,166 valued at $14.47 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Diageo P L C (NYSE:DEO) stake by 2,496 shares and now owns 78,185 shares. Paypal Hldgs Inc was raised too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.02, from 1.05 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 38 investors sold ZION shares while 138 reduced holdings. 67 funds opened positions while 122 raised stakes. 181.93 million shares or 0.36% more from 181.27 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Dimensional Fund Advsr Limited Partnership holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) for 2.78M shares. Rice Hall James Assocs Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.09% invested in Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) for 47,322 shares. Jefferies Grp Incorporated Limited Liability owns 158,366 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Pittenger & Anderson holds 0% or 200 shares in its portfolio. Sg Americas Securities Ltd Liability Co stated it has 38,146 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Mesirow Financial Inv Mngmt reported 0.11% in Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION). Glob X Mngmt Limited Liability reported 0.01% stake. Credit Suisse Ag stated it has 261,846 shares. Millennium Mgmt Limited Liability Corp, a New York-based fund reported 5.23M shares. The Illinois-based Balyasny Asset Limited Liability Company has invested 0.51% in Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION). Financial Counselors invested 0.12% in Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION). Bp Public reported 0.04% of its portfolio in Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION). Invesco holds 0.24% in Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) or 12.89 million shares. Liberty Mutual Asset reported 8,058 shares. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado invested in 0.01% or 40,775 shares.

Among 31 analysts covering Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION), 19 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 61% are positive. Zions Bancorporation had 131 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) earned “Hold” rating by Evercore on Tuesday, April 26. Robert W. Baird downgraded Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) on Monday, October 2 to “Underperform” rating. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Buy” on Monday, November 20. The rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, December 12 to “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, August 11 with “Buy”. On Tuesday, October 3 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. Barclays Capital maintained Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) on Friday, October 9 with “Overweight” rating. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, April 26 with “Outperform”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, July 26 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Monday, February 26, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods.

Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) Institutional Positions Chart

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *