Mick Hellman decreased its stake in Nice Ltd (NICE) by 13.56% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hmi Capital Llc sold 135,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 2.77% while stock markets declined. The hedge fund run by Mick Hellman held 860,562 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $79.09 million, down from 995,562 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Hmi Capital Llc who had been investing in Nice Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.14B market cap company. The stock increased 0.39% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $101.73. About 11,170 shares traded. NICE Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) has risen 35.74% since May 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.19% the S&P500.
J Goldman & Company Lp increased its stake in Werner Enterprises Inc (WERN) by 69.52% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. J Goldman & Company Lp bought 150,650 shares as the company’s stock declined 10.09% with the market. The hedge fund held 367,364 shares of the transportation company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $14.20 million, up from 216,714 at the end of the previous reported quarter. J Goldman & Company Lp who had been investing in Werner Enterprises Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.67 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.54% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $36.95. About 10,909 shares traded. Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) has risen 39.53% since May 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 27.98% the S&P500.
More notable recent NICE Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “NICE inContact CXone Recognized as Gold Stevie® Award Winner In 2018 American Business Awards®” on May 15, 2018, also Businesswire.com with their article: “NICE Reports 10% Revenue Growth for the First Quarter 2018 Along with 32% Growth in Cloud Revenue” published on May 10, 2018, Businesswire.com published: “NICE Actimize Re-Invents Financial Crime Analytics with Flexible Cloud-Enabled ‘Augmented Intelligence'” on May 11, 2018. More interesting news about NICE Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) were released by: Globes.Co.Il and their article: “NICE Systems beats analysts on Q1, raises guidance” published on May 10, 2018 as well as Streetinsider.com‘s news article titled: “NICE Systems (NICE) Tops Q1 EPS by 2c, Beats on Revenues; Boosts FY18 EPS/Revenue Guidance” with publication date: May 10, 2018.
Among 14 analysts covering NICE Systems (NASDAQ:NICE), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. NICE Systems had 29 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained NICE Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) on Friday, February 12 with “Sector Perform” rating. J.P. Morgan downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Friday, November 3 report. The company was downgraded on Friday, January 13 by Imperial Capital. The firm has “Hold” rating by Chardan Capital Markets given on Wednesday, February 21. The firm has “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital given on Thursday, July 30. The company was downgraded on Friday, May 27 by UBS. The stock has “Hold” rating by Zacks on Wednesday, August 5. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Friday, August 4 with “Equal-Weight”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Thursday, August 3. The rating was downgraded by Chardan Capital Markets on Monday, November 6 to “Neutral”.
Analysts await NICE Ltd. (NASDAQ:NICE) to report earnings on August, 2. They expect $0.54 earnings per share, up 63.64% or $0.21 from last year’s $0.33 per share. NICE’s profit will be $32.58 million for 47.10 P/E if the $0.54 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.37 actual earnings per share reported by NICE Ltd. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 45.95% EPS growth.
J Goldman & Company Lp, which manages about $1.17 billion and $1.91 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ishares Tr (IWM) by 826,000 shares to 36,500 shares, valued at $5.57M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Ishares Tr (IYR) by 174,667 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 87,525 shares, and cut its stake in Barclays Bk Plc.
More notable recent Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Werner Enterprises to Participate in Three Investment Conferences” on May 04, 2018, also Streetinsider.com with their article: “Werner Enterprises (WERN) Raises Quarterly Dividend 28.6% to $0.09; 1% Yield” published on April 22, 2018, Globenewswire.com published: “Werner Recognized at Guard and Reserve Event” on May 01, 2018. More interesting news about Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Werner Enterprises Increases Quarterly Dividend” published on May 09, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Werner Enterprises Reports Improved First Quarter 2018 Revenues and Earnings” with publication date: April 19, 2018.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.41, from 1.55 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 13 investors sold WERN shares while 68 reduced holdings. 37 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. 44.27 million shares or 1.53% more from 43.60 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Cypress Mngmt Limited Company (Wy) holds 0% or 10 shares in its portfolio. California State Teachers Retirement reported 75,189 shares stake. Goldman Sachs Grp Inc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) for 990,329 shares. Renaissance Limited Co reported 0% of its portfolio in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN). Buckingham Cap Mngmt invested in 118,057 shares. Thrivent For Lutherans reported 0% stake. Moreover, Personal Cap Advsr has 0.03% invested in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) for 42,166 shares. 32,281 were accumulated by Arizona State Retirement Systems. Metropolitan Life owns 0.01% invested in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) for 27,009 shares. Amundi Pioneer Asset Mngmt reported 8,100 shares. Vanguard Group Inc holds 0.01% or 3.69 million shares. Washington-based Parametric Port Assoc Limited Liability Company has invested 0% in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN). Moreover, Speece Thorson Capital Gru has 2.57% invested in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) for 334,395 shares. Moreover, Wells Fargo And Mn has 0% invested in Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN). Prudential Financial reported 31,305 shares.
Among 20 analysts covering Werner Enterprises Inc (NASDAQ:WERN), 7 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 35% are positive. Werner Enterprises Inc had 69 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, June 21 by Deutsche Bank. On Tuesday, January 30 the stock rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Underperform”. Bank of America downgraded Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) rating on Wednesday, December 2. Bank of America has “Underperform” rating and $25 target. The stock of Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, January 9 by UBS. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, October 10 by Bank of America. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight” on Monday, October 2. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, December 16 by Stifel Nicolaus. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 31 by Wells Fargo. On Thursday, April 21 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Overweight”. JP Morgan maintained Werner Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:WERN) on Thursday, October 12 with “Neutral” rating.