Central Securities Corp decreased Encore Cap Group Inc (ECPG) stake by 50% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Central Securities Corp sold 100,000 shares as Encore Cap Group Inc (ECPG)’s stock rose 3.58%. The Central Securities Corp holds 100,000 shares with $4.21 million value, down from 200,000 last quarter. Encore Cap Group Inc now has $1.17 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $44.95. About 238,940 shares traded or 9.47% up from the average. Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG) has risen 45.54% since May 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.99% the S&P500.
Crimson Wine Group LTD (CWGL) investors sentiment decreased to 0.57 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -0.68, from 1.25 in 2017Q3. The ratio dropped, as 4 funds increased and started new stock positions, while 7 sold and trimmed stock positions in Crimson Wine Group LTD. The funds in our database now have: 5.25 million shares, down from 5.28 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Crimson Wine Group LTD in top ten stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 3 Reduced: 4 Increased: 2 New Position: 2.
The stock increased 0.55% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $9.2. About 16,108 shares traded. Crimson Wine Group, Ltd. (CWGL) has 0.00% since May 12, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.
Crimson Wine Group, Ltd., through its subsidiaries, engages in the production and sale of ultra-premium and wines. The company has market cap of $220.78 million. The firm operates through two divisions, Wholesale and Direct to Consumer. It has a 35.66 P/E ratio. The firm sells wines through independent wine and spirit distributors in the United States; and independent importers and brokers internationally.
Price Michael F holds 1.29% of its portfolio in Crimson Wine Group, Ltd. for 969,200 shares. Lawson Kroeker Investment Management Inc Ne owns 360,955 shares or 1.24% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Beck Mack & Oliver Llc has 1.11% invested in the company for 3.16 million shares. The New York-based Mutual Of America Capital Management Llc has invested 0.11% in the stock. Menlo Advisors Llc, a California-based fund reported 12,203 shares.
Since January 1, 0001, it had 13 buys, and 0 sales for $187,806 activity.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.25 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.15, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 10 investors sold ECPG shares while 46 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 24.77 million shares or 2.63% less from 25.44 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Janney Mngmt Llc reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG). Moreover, Jpmorgan Chase & has 0% invested in Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG). Louisiana State Employees Retirement holds 10,200 shares. Great Lakes Advsr Limited Liability Co reported 0.05% of its portfolio in Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG). Riverhead Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability holds 3,003 shares. Tower Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company (Trc), New York-based fund reported 166 shares. Ls Invest Advsr Limited Com invested 0% of its portfolio in Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG). Credit Suisse Ag holds 502,827 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Tiaa Cref Inv Management Ltd Liability Com has invested 0% in Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG). 11,691 were reported by Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas. Legal & General Gp Plc reported 47,466 shares. Pembroke Mngmt Ltd invested in 0.9% or 207,093 shares. Pnc Gp Incorporated Inc reported 28,681 shares. Citigroup has 0.01% invested in Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG) for 177,743 shares. Ameriprise has 0.02% invested in Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG) for 851,804 shares.
Among 10 analysts covering Encore Capital Group Inc (NASDAQ:ECPG), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Encore Capital Group Inc had 16 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECPG) earned “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Thursday, February 22. The stock has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Monday, January 8. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, September 20 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Suntrust Robinson on Thursday, November 12 with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 20 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Northland Capital initiated it with “Outperform” rating and $37 target in Tuesday, March 22 report. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, December 21 report. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating by Raymond James given on Tuesday, December 13. As per Thursday, October 8, the company rating was upgraded by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Northland Capital on Friday, August 4 with “Hold”.