Timessquare Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Exponent Inc. (EXPO) by 3.44% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Timessquare Capital Management Llc bought 19,100 shares as the company’s stock rose 22.46% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 574,530 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $45.19M, up from 555,430 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Timessquare Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Exponent Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.30B market cap company. The stock increased 0.91% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $49.9. About 151,670 shares traded. Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) has risen 61.24% since June 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 48.67% the S&P500. Some Historical EXPO News: 19/04/2018 – Exponent 1Q Rev $96.5M; 19/04/2018 – EXPONENT SEES EBITDA MARGIN FALLING ABOUT 50-100 BPS VS 2017; 19/04/2018 – EXPONENT INC EXPO.O – EXPECTS FY 2018 EBITDA MARGIN TO DECLINE BY APPROXIMATELY 50 TO 100 BASIS POINTS; 19/04/2018 – Exponent Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend; 15/05/2018 – Exponent Announces Two-for-One Stk Split; 19/04/2018 – EXPONENT 1Q REVENUE BEFORE REIMBURSEMENTS $90.7M, EST. $89.3M; 19/04/2018 – Exponent Will Promote Dr. Catherine Corrigan to CEO; 27/03/2018 Energous Corporation Appoints Robert J. Griffin as Chairman of the Board; 19/04/2018 – EXPONENT 1Q EPS 75C, EST. 62C; 19/04/2018 – Exponent 1Q EPS 75c
Telemark Asset Management Llc decreased its stake in Trimble Inc (TRMB) by 27.27% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Telemark Asset Management Llc sold 150,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 11.58% with the market. The hedge fund held 400,000 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $14.35M, down from 550,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Telemark Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Trimble Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $8.62B market cap company. The stock increased 0.06% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $34.6. About 548,621 shares traded. Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB) has declined 3.10% since June 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.67% the S&P500. Some Historical TRMB News: 23/04/2018 – TRIMBLE SEES 1Q REV. TO BE ABOVE HIGH END OF RANGE; 20/04/2018 – TRIMBLE BUYS ASSETS OF FABSUITE; TERMS NOT DISCLOSED; 06/04/2018 – TRIMBLE FILES MIXED SECURITIES SHELF; 08/03/2018 Trimble Launches Trimble Foundation; 23/04/2018 – Trimble Sees Deal Adding to 2020 Non-GAAP Earnings; 24/04/2018 – MOODY’S DOWNGRADES TRIMBLE’S SR UNSECURED RATING TO Baa3; 15/05/2018 – Trimble Presenting at JPMorgan Conference Tomorrow; 20/04/2018 – Trimble: Financial Terms of FabSuite Asset Deal Not Disclosed; 07/05/2018 – Trimble 1Q Adj EPS 19c; 23/04/2018 – Trimble To Acquire Viewpoint To Create The Industry’s Most Complete Construction Management Solution
Since May 7, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 sales for $3.78 million activity. 29,074 Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) shares with value of $2.57M were sold by SCHLENKER RICHARD L JR. Pye John also sold $322,154 worth of Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) shares. Corrigan Catherine had sold 2,112 shares worth $191,991. $248,161 worth of Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) was sold by Kytomaa Harri.
Another recent and important Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “Exponent: The Historical Returns Have Been Phenomenal And There Is A Long Way Ahead For This Engineering …” on May 15, 2018.
Timessquare Capital Management Llc, which manages about $20.35 billion and $14.70 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Sp by 175,550 shares to 872,150 shares, valued at $107.14M in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Williams Scotsman Corp by 75,500 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 2.24 million shares, and cut its stake in Martin Marietta Materials (NYSE:MLM).
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.31 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.35, from 1.66 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 14 investors sold EXPO shares while 56 reduced holdings. 24 funds opened positions while 68 raised stakes. 22.31 million shares or 0.02% less from 22.32 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. 34,453 were accumulated by Great West Life Assurance Can. Raymond James Fincl Services Advsrs Inc holds 62,034 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Principal Financial reported 207,024 shares stake. Wealthtrust owns 0.01% invested in Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) for 186 shares. Sei Invests holds 7,387 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 67,476 are owned by Deutsche Bankshares Ag. Conestoga Cap Advsr Ltd Co holds 940,305 shares. 6,757 are held by Balyasny Asset Mgmt Lc. Chicago Equity Ptnrs invested in 10,515 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Fdx Advisors owns 9,617 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas reported 0% of its portfolio in Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO). Interest Inc owns 16,399 shares. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership accumulated 36,024 shares. Parkside Fincl State Bank accumulated 54 shares. Suntrust Banks Inc reported 44,930 shares stake.
Among 2 analysts covering Exponent (NASDAQ:EXPO), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Exponent had 5 analyst reports since August 26, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Friday, April 20. SunTrust upgraded Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) rating on Friday, January 26. SunTrust has “Buy” rating and $84.0 target. The stock of Exponent, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 26 by Cantor Fitzgerald.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.26, from 1.18 in 2017Q4. It turned negative, as 34 investors sold TRMB shares while 134 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 112 raised stakes. 215.97 million shares or 0.15% less from 216.30 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Capital Fund Mgmt Sa holds 165,100 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Robeco Institutional Asset Bv owns 26,459 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Ameritas Inv Prns Inc, Nebraska-based fund reported 73,884 shares. Swiss Bankshares accumulated 808,400 shares. Bankshares Of Montreal Can owns 35,735 shares. Nelson Van Denburg Campbell Wealth Gru Ltd Llc stated it has 0.06% in Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB). Huntington Bankshares, Ohio-based fund reported 4,182 shares. Kbc Grp Inc Nv invested in 83,133 shares. 31,296 are held by Citigroup. 404 are held by Captrust Advisors. Jefferies Grp Limited Liability Co has invested 0.01% in Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB). Los Angeles Capital Management Equity Rech invested 0.13% of its portfolio in Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB). Trexquant Limited Partnership accumulated 0.02% or 7,347 shares. Essex Inv Llc has 0.42% invested in Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB) for 88,614 shares. Wolverine Asset Ltd Company reported 60,000 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings.
Among 18 analysts covering Trimble Navigation Limited (NASDAQ:TRMB), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 61% are positive. Trimble Navigation Limited had 42 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, August 25 report. The rating was maintained by Needham on Thursday, February 9 with “Buy”. Berenberg upgraded Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB) on Tuesday, April 17 to “Buy” rating. Dougherty & Company downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Monday, January 30 report. The rating was downgraded by JP Morgan on Tuesday, June 28 to “Neutral”. Wells Fargo maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Friday, October 27 report. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Friday, September 25. Needham maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, October 27 report. Wedbush maintained Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB) rating on Friday, April 29. Wedbush has “Outperform” rating and $27 target. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Buy” on Wednesday, August 2.
Another recent and important Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB) news was published by Prnewswire.com which published an article titled: “New Trimble Basis Software Captures Actual Workspace Utilization to Power Data-Driven Decisions” on June 11, 2018.
Since February 13, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 sales for $27.27 million activity. Another trade for 2,649 shares valued at $91,682 was sold by Kliem Jurgen. PEEK MARK S sold $157,684 worth of stock or 4,612 shares. $251,712 worth of stock was sold by KIRKLAND JAMES A on Tuesday, June 5. BERGLUND STEVEN W also sold $15.65 million worth of Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB) shares. Gabriel Kaigham sold 6,000 shares worth $209,880. $197,484 worth of Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB) was sold by MATTHEWS DARRYL R.
Analysts await Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $0.40 earnings per share, up 21.21% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.33 per share. TRMB’s profit will be $99.69 million for 21.63 P/E if the $0.40 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.39 actual earnings per share reported by Trimble Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.56% EPS growth.