One Gas Inc (OGS) investors sentiment increased to 1.26 in 2017 Q4. It’s up 0.48, from 0.78 in 2017Q3. The ratio has improved, as 118 investment professionals opened new or increased equity positions, while 94 sold and decreased equity positions in One Gas Inc. The investment professionals in our database now hold: 37.37 million shares, up from 37.21 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment professionals holding One Gas Inc in top ten equity positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 15 Reduced: 79 Increased: 73 New Position: 45.
The stock of L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) is a huge mover today! The stock decreased 4.39% or $1.58 during the last trading session, reaching $34.37. About 5.34M shares traded or 17.76% up from the average. L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) has declined 20.09% since April 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 31.64% the S&P500.The move comes after 7 months negative chart setup for the $9.58 billion company. It was reported on Apr, 22 by Barchart.com. We have $32.31 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:LB worth $574.92M less.
Among 36 analysts covering L Brands (NYSE:LB), 13 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. L Brands had 194 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by Cowen & Co given on Wednesday, September 20. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, August 22 by Citigroup. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, July 6 report. The stock of L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) earned “Outperform” rating by Bernstein on Friday, May 20. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, February 26. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, February 7 by Northcoast. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Monday, June 19. Wells Fargo initiated the shares of LB in report on Thursday, October 22 with “Market Perform” rating. On Friday, April 7 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Sell”. The firm has “Peer Perform” rating by Wolfe Research given on Friday, May 20.
Analysts await L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) to report earnings on May, 16. They expect $0.18 EPS, down 45.45% or $0.15 from last year’s $0.33 per share. LB’s profit will be $50.18M for 47.74 P/E if the $0.18 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.11 actual EPS reported by L Brands, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -91.47% negative EPS growth.
L Brands, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of womenÂ’s intimate and other apparel, beauty and personal care products, and accessories. The company has market cap of $9.58 billion. The firm operates in three divisions: VictoriaÂ’s Secret, Bath & Body Works, and Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works International. It has a 10.05 P/E ratio. The Company’s products include loungewear, bras, panties, swimwear, athletic attire, fragrances, shower gels and lotions, aromatherapy, soaps and sanitizers, home fragrances, handbags, jewelry, and personal care accessories.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.01, from 1.19 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 38 investors sold L Brands, Inc. shares while 139 reduced holdings. 86 funds opened positions while 123 raised stakes. 218.87 million shares or 0.80% more from 217.14 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Landscape Management holds 6,896 shares. Conning accumulated 5,506 shares. Cibc Asset Management has 28,254 shares. Moreover, Cibc National Bank & Trust Usa has 0.12% invested in L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB). Bright Rock Cap Ltd Llc has invested 0.56% in L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB). Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Mgmt Limited, a Japan-based fund reported 17,163 shares. Keating Invest Counselors holds 121,575 shares or 3.11% of its portfolio. British Columbia Corp reported 90,893 shares. Citadel Advsrs Ltd stated it has 1.88 million shares. Parametric Limited Liability Corp holds 0.06% of its portfolio in L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) for 920,784 shares. Susquehanna Intll Gru Llp holds 0% or 69,900 shares. Vanguard Grp Inc invested in 0.07% or 24.91M shares. Crestpoint Management Ltd holds 0.37% of its portfolio in L Brands, Inc. (NYSE:LB) for 11,100 shares. Engineers Gate Manager Lp holds 0.17% or 40,726 shares. New York State Teachers Retirement System, New York-based fund reported 376,224 shares.
Analysts await ONE Gas, Inc. (NYSE:OGS) to report earnings on April, 30 after the close. They expect $1.47 earnings per share, up 2.08% or $0.03 from last year’s $1.44 per share. OGS’s profit will be $77.12 million for 11.49 P/E if the $1.47 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.86 actual earnings per share reported by ONE Gas, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 70.93% EPS growth.
Ratings analysis reveals 0 of ONE Gas’s analysts are positive. Out of 4 Wall Street analysts rating ONE Gas, 0 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 4 recommend “Hold”. OGS was included in 4 notes of analysts from August 30, 2016. The rating was upgraded by Jefferies on Thursday, October 13 to “Hold”. The rating was initiated by Wells Fargo with “Market Perform” on Tuesday, August 30. Seaport Global Securities initiated ONE Gas, Inc. (NYSE:OGS) on Friday, November 18 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Ladenburg Thalmann given on Friday, December 9.
Ct Mason holds 1.16% of its portfolio in ONE Gas, Inc. for 44,932 shares. Hennessy Advisors Inc owns 389,675 shares or 0.88% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Albert D Mason Inc has 0.64% invested in the company for 11,610 shares. The Massachusetts-based Btim Corp. has invested 0.62% in the stock. D L Carlson Investment Group Inc, a New Hampshire-based fund reported 26,269 shares.