John Tompkins increased its stake in Express Inc (EXPR) by 64.21% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tyvor Capital Llc bought 875,599 shares as the company’s stock declined 31.64% with the market. The hedge fund run by John Tompkins held 2.24M shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $22.73M, up from 1.36 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tyvor Capital Llc who had been investing in Express Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $690.09 million market cap company. The stock increased 0.55% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $9.16. About 495,734 shares traded. Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) has declined 18.42% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 29.97% the S&P500.
Bank Of New York Mellon Corp decreased its stake in Nisource Inc (NI) by 1.65% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bank Of New York Mellon Corp sold 58,244 shares as the company’s stock declined 5.89% with the market. The institutional investor held 3.48M shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $89.37M, down from 3.54M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bank Of New York Mellon Corp who had been investing in Nisource Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $8.26 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.20% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $24.45. About 1.34 million shares traded. NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) has declined 0.08% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.63% the S&P500.
Among 18 analysts covering Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 28% are positive. Express Inc. had 39 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Susquehanna maintained the stock with “Positive” rating in Thursday, August 27 report. The rating was maintained by UBS on Thursday, August 27 with “Neutral”. The firm earned “Mkt Perform” rating on Thursday, August 25 by FBR Capital. Wedbush downgraded the shares of EXPR in report on Wednesday, August 24 to “Neutral” rating. On Friday, November 20 the stock rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Sell”. BlueFin Research upgraded Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) on Wednesday, August 5 to “Outperform” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, December 2 by Mizuho. The rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Hold” on Tuesday, January 9. The firm has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Friday, December 2 by FBR Capital. The rating was maintained by M Partners with “Neutral” on Wednesday, April 19.
Tyvor Capital Llc, which manages about $318.59M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Autozone Inc (NYSE:AZO) by 46,336 shares to 20,200 shares, valued at $14.37 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Autonation Inc (NYSE:AN) by 250,228 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 127,000 shares, and cut its stake in Us Foods Hldg Corp.
Another recent and important Express, Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “Macy’s steps in as mall hero” on May 16, 2018.
More recent NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For May 17, 2018” on May 17, 2018. Also Benzinga.com published the news titled: “Utility NiSource Added To Goldman Sachs’ America’s Conviction Buy List: ‘One Of Our Top Ideas'” on May 07, 2018. 247Wallst.com‘s news article titled: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AIG, Baxter, Cisco, Eiger Bio, Energy Transfer, Juniper, NOV, Phillips 66 …” with publication date: May 17, 2018 was also an interesting one.
Since May 7, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 1 sale for $299,912 activity. $99,300 worth of NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) was bought by BUTLER ERIC L on Wednesday, May 9.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.46 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.11, from 1.35 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 27 investors sold NI shares while 109 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 150 raised stakes. 281.01 million shares or 4.47% more from 269.00 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Vident Investment Advisory Ltd Liability Company invested in 0.02% or 16,495 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Glenmede Na has invested 0% in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI). Piedmont Investment Ltd Liability invested in 0.01% or 20,715 shares. Salem Inv Counselors reported 0.01% in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI). Moreover, Retirement System Of Alabama has 0.02% invested in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) for 163,214 shares. Td Asset Management Inc has 0.01% invested in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI). Johnson Group stated it has 0% in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI). 75,165 were reported by Weiss Multi. Endurance Wealth Mgmt stated it has 100 shares. Cibc Asset holds 0.01% or 33,222 shares. Cornerstone holds 0.01% or 688 shares in its portfolio. 19,628 were accumulated by Stephens Inc Ar. Park National Corporation Oh has 0.12% invested in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) for 84,272 shares. Norinchukin Bancorp The reported 26,928 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Magellan Asset holds 0.02% of its portfolio in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) for 223,389 shares.
Bank Of New York Mellon Corp, which manages about $379.94 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) by 14,615 shares to 1.23 million shares, valued at $104.57M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Celanese Corp (NYSE:CE) by 13,672 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.98 million shares, and has risen its stake in Cl B.
Analysts await NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $0.11 earnings per share, up 10.00% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.1 per share. NI’s profit will be $37.15 million for 55.57 P/E if the $0.11 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.77 actual earnings per share reported by NiSource Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -85.71% negative EPS growth.
Among 15 analysts covering Nisource Inc. (NYSE:NI), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Nisource Inc. had 37 analyst reports since August 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, January 9 by Guggenheim. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, December 14 by Citigroup. The stock of NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, November 2 by Credit Suisse. The rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, December 15 with “Neutral”. The firm has “Underperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, August 19. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, March 27 by Citigroup. On Monday, August 14 the stock rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to “Outperform”. Goldman Sachs upgraded NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) rating on Monday, May 7. Goldman Sachs has “Buy” rating and $3000 target. On Tuesday, September 15 the stock rating was upgraded by Argus Research to “Hold”. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Monday, May 7.