Scopus Asset Management Lp increased Ulta Beauty Inc (Call) (ULTA) stake by 120% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Scopus Asset Management Lp acquired 300,000 shares as Ulta Beauty Inc (Call) (ULTA)’s stock declined 9.44%. The Scopus Asset Management Lp holds 550,000 shares with $123.01M value, up from 250,000 last quarter. Ulta Beauty Inc (Call) now has $15.59 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.21% or $5.58 during the last trading session, reaching $257.6. About 757,368 shares traded. Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) has declined 26.85% since May 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 38.40% the S&P500.
Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd decreased U S Global Invs Inc (GROW) stake by 66.03% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd sold 1.47 million shares as U S Global Invs Inc (GROW)’s stock declined 37.35%. The Financial & Investment Management Group Ltd holds 755,171 shares with $2.95 million value, down from 2.22M last quarter. U S Global Invs Inc now has $38.31 million valuation. It closed at $2.53 lastly. It is down 70.00% since May 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 58.45% the S&P500.
Since April 5, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $12.53 million activity. Another trade for 16,000 shares valued at $3.70 million was made by Eck Dennis K on Tuesday, April 17. On Monday, April 16 the insider Nagler Lorna sold $685,057. 16,286 shares were sold by Dillon Mary N, worth $3.37M.
Among 29 analysts covering Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc (NASDAQ:ULTA), 20 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Ulta Salon Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc had 129 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, June 20. On Friday, March 11 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, August 23 with “Hold”. As per Friday, March 11, the company rating was maintained by Nomura. William Blair maintained the shares of ULTA in report on Monday, August 31 with “Buy” rating. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, September 28 report. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Buy” on Monday, July 31. The company was downgraded on Friday, May 26 by Buckingham Research. The firm has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Tuesday, June 13. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Friday, May 26 with “Buy”.
Scopus Asset Management Lp decreased Wabco Hldgs Inc (Put) (NYSE:WBC) stake by 74,400 shares to 150,000 valued at $21.53 million in 2017Q4. It also reduced Ilg Inc (Call) stake by 350,000 shares and now owns 700,000 shares. Yrc Worldwide Inc (NASDAQ:YRCW) was reduced too.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.95 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.10, from 0.85 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 88 investors sold ULTA shares while 156 reduced holdings. 87 funds opened positions while 144 raised stakes. 53.45 million shares or 1.83% more from 52.49 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. First Allied Advisory Service Incorporated reported 1,986 shares stake. Toronto Dominion Bank reported 43,174 shares stake. Texas Permanent School Fund holds 0.04% in Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) or 15,933 shares. 1.46M were reported by Price T Rowe Inc Md. Ameriprise Financial has invested 0.19% in Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA). Cibc Asset Mgmt Inc has 12,872 shares. Stephens Mngmt Gru Limited Com holds 137,247 shares. Levin Cap Strategies Lp accumulated 1,572 shares. 28,500 are held by Marathon Prtn Equity Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation. Bath Savings reported 5,815 shares. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D has invested 0.03% in Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA). Todd Asset Mgmt Ltd Com accumulated 64,981 shares. Paloma Ptnrs Mngmt holds 0.05% in Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) or 15,361 shares. Schwab Charles Inv Management Inc reported 0.03% stake. Trexquant Invest Limited Partnership reported 1,456 shares.
More notable recent Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Ulta: An Analysis” on May 07, 2018, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Ulta’s Valuation Pushes This Bull To The Sidelines” published on May 02, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: “UPDATE: Ulta Salon (ULTA) Is a Best Idea at Guggenheim” on May 17, 2018. More interesting news about Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “Ulta Beauty Announces Earnings Release Date, Conference Call and Webcast for First Quarter 2018 Results” published on May 17, 2018 as well as Schaeffersresearch.com‘s news article titled: “Weight Watchers, Ulta Beauty Stocks Get More Analyst Love” with publication date: May 15, 2018.