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Orthofix International N.V. (OFIX) Analysts See $0.36 EPS; Franklin Resources Decreased Its Schein Henry (HSIC) Stake

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Franklin Resources Inc decreased Schein Henry Inc (HSIC) stake by 97.24% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Franklin Resources Inc sold 137,878 shares as Schein Henry Inc (HSIC)’s stock declined 8.35%. The Franklin Resources Inc holds 3,908 shares with $273,000 value, down from 141,786 last quarter. Schein Henry Inc now has $11.15B valuation. The stock increased 4.62% or $3.19 during the last trading session, reaching $72.26. About 189,284 shares traded. Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) has declined 24.00% since April 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 35.55% the S&P500.

Analysts expect Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ:OFIX) to report $0.36 EPS on May, 3.They anticipate $0.09 EPS change or 33.33% from last quarter’s $0.27 EPS. OFIX’s profit would be $6.62M giving it 41.14 P/E if the $0.36 EPS is correct. After having $0.52 EPS previously, Orthofix International N.V.’s analysts see -30.77% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.64% or $0.38 during the last trading session, reaching $59.24. About 1,534 shares traded. Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ:OFIX) has risen 45.98% since April 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 34.43% the S&P500.

Analysts await Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) to report earnings on May, 8. They expect $0.92 earnings per share, up 4.55% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.88 per share. HSIC’s profit will be $141.96M for 19.64 P/E if the $0.92 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.97 actual earnings per share reported by Henry Schein, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.15% negative EPS growth.

Among 22 analysts covering Henry Schein Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Henry Schein Inc. had 50 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by UBS on Friday, September 15. Deutsche Bank initiated Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) rating on Friday, December 8. Deutsche Bank has “Buy” rating and $79.0 target. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) rating on Tuesday, August 8. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $17800 target. Barrington Research maintained Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) on Wednesday, February 22 with “Outperform” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, November 7. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, October 11 by Goldman Sachs. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, April 4 by Leerink Swann. The stock of Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, November 5. Credit Suisse maintained Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) rating on Tuesday, November 28. Credit Suisse has “Hold” rating and $80.0 target. Gabelli downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Friday, November 6 report.

Franklin Resources Inc increased Symantec Corp (NASDAQ:SYMC) stake by 664,845 shares to 29.65M valued at $831.91 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Kellogg Co (NYSE:K) stake by 12,401 shares and now owns 36,380 shares. Loxo Oncology Inc (NASDAQ:LOXO) was raised too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in 2017 Q4. Its down 6.32, from 7.15 in 2017Q3. It fall, as 72 investors sold HSIC shares while 170 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 139 raised stakes. 146.17 million shares or 47.74% less from 279.70 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 73,372 were accumulated by Bradley Foster And Sargent Ct. First Republic Investment accumulated 44,929 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Chevy Chase Trust holds 0.07% or 227,529 shares. Princeton Strategies Gru Ltd Liability Corporation, a New Jersey-based fund reported 20,526 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys has 0.05% invested in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). The Nebraska-based Pittenger Anderson has invested 0.3% in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado has invested 0.01% in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Hsbc Hldgs Public Ltd Co has invested 0.01% in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Goldman Sachs Grp Inc Inc holds 1.12 million shares. Quantres Asset Mgmt holds 0.27% or 6,200 shares in its portfolio. Pennsylvania-based Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Systems has invested 0.01% in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC). Echo Street Capital Mngmt Lc accumulated 424,224 shares or 0.89% of the stock. Ngam Limited Partnership has 0.01% invested in Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) for 16,871 shares. North American Mgmt Corporation holds 0.15% or 14,042 shares. Duncker Streett And Communication Inc invested in 0.71% or 39,470 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.62 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.46, from 1.16 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 6 investors sold Orthofix International N.V. shares while 44 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 51 raised stakes. 16.57 million shares or 1.57% less from 16.83 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Envestnet Asset holds 158 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Moreover, Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has 0% invested in Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ:OFIX). Martingale Asset Mngmt Lp reported 62,924 shares. Millennium Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation owns 651,969 shares. Globeflex Limited Partnership owns 11,986 shares. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky invested in 25,726 shares. 34,228 are owned by Cadence Capital Mgmt Ltd. Finemark Savings Bank & Tru reported 4,865 shares. Hightower Limited holds 25,918 shares. 18,226 are owned by Fincl Bank Of America Corporation De. Arrowstreet Partnership reported 24,583 shares. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas Inc holds 0% or 10,536 shares in its portfolio. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Liability Corp has 19,709 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Kennedy Management reported 55,904 shares. Vanguard Grp has 0% invested in Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ:OFIX).

Among 5 analysts covering Orthofix International (NASDAQ:OFIX), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Orthofix International had 10 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Sunday, September 10 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by BTIG Research given on Tuesday, August 8. On Tuesday, February 27 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. The stock of Orthofix International N.V. (NASDAQ:OFIX) earned “Buy” rating by Gabelli on Wednesday, August 9. Jefferies maintained the shares of OFIX in report on Thursday, June 29 with “Buy” rating. As per Monday, October 30, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

Orthofix International N.V., a medical device company, provides reconstructive and regenerative orthopedic and spine solutions to physicians worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.09 billion. It operates through four divisions: BioStim, Biologics, Extremity Fixation, and Spine Fixation. It has a 178.42 P/E ratio. The BioStim segment makes, distributes, and provides support services for bone growth stimulator devices that enhance bone fusion and are indicated as treatment to improve fusion success rates in cervical and lumbar spine, as well as a therapeutic treatment for non-spine fractures.

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