Among 17 analysts covering Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE:IPG), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 53% are positive. Interpublic Group of Companies had 54 analyst reports since September 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, February 20 by Pivotal Research. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, April 24 by Telsey Advisory Group. On Friday, March 2 the stock rating was upgraded by Atlantic Securities to “Neutral”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, February 14 by BMO Capital Markets. As per Wednesday, October 11, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, June 6 by Macquarie Research. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Thursday, January 5 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) earned “Top Pick” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, October 7. BMO Capital Markets maintained The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) on Monday, September 11 with “Buy” rating. Macquarie Research downgraded The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) on Tuesday, January 2 to “Underperform” rating. See The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) latest ratings:
23/05/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Hold Maintain
02/03/2018 Broker: Atlantic Securities Old Rating: Underweight New Rating: Neutral Upgrade
20/02/2018 Broker: Pivotal Research Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Hold Downgrade
16/02/2018 Broker: Macquarie Research Old Rating: Underperform New Rating: Neutral Upgrade
14/02/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $26.0 Maintain
14/02/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $24.0 Maintain
14/02/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $27.0 Maintain
31/01/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $21 New Target: $23 Maintain
18/01/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Rating: Hold New Target: $23.0 Downgrade
02/01/2018 Broker: Macquarie Research Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Underperform Downgrade
Investment Management Of Virginia Llc increased Comcast Corp Cl A (CMCSA) stake by 140.36% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Investment Management Of Virginia Llc acquired 43,426 shares as Comcast Corp Cl A (CMCSA)’s stock declined 19.78%. The Investment Management Of Virginia Llc holds 74,366 shares with $2.54 million value, up from 30,940 last quarter. Comcast Corp Cl A now has $151.26 billion valuation. The stock decreased 2.98% or $1.01 during the last trading session, reaching $32.87. About 16.07 million shares traded. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has declined 21.29% since June 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.86% the S&P500. Some Historical CMCSA News: ; 21/05/2018 – U.K. MINDED NOT TO ISSUE EIN ON COMCAST BID FOR SKY; 25/04/2018 – Comcast has been focusing on its high-speed internet and filmmaking businesses as cord-cutting continues to weigh on its legacy cable division; 25/04/2018 – Comcast’s £22bn swoop for Sky ignites three-way media battle; 18/03/2018 – NBC News PR: EXCLUSIVE: @marcorubio tells @MeetThePress’ @ChuckTodd that #McCabe “should’ve been allowed to finish through the; 30/04/2018 – Fidelity Dividend Income Adds Comcast, Cuts Medtronic; 26/04/2018 – TCI FUND MANAGEMENT HAS SOLD OUT OF COMCAST CORP. AND BOUGHT A STAKE IN RUPERT MURDOCH’S 21ST CENTURY FOX INC – BLOOMBERG CITING; 25/04/2018 – COMCAST CORPORATION – SUPERIOR CASH OFFER FOR SKY BY COMCAST; 08/05/2018 – MSNBC: BREAKING: Congress being informed of Trump’s intent to leave the Iran Nuclear Deal, sources confirm to NBC News; 20/03/2018 – Comcast’s machineQ™ Enterprise Internet of Things Service Announces New Customers; 23/05/2018 – ♫ Reuters Insider – Comcast prepares to top Disney’s bid for Fox
More news for The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) were recently published by: Globenewswire.com, which released: “IPG Takes Top Honors at North American Effie Awards” on June 01, 2018. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “IPG Mediabrands Brings Agencies Society and Ansible Under Reprise Banner” and published on May 21, 2018 is yet another important article.
The stock decreased 0.08% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $23.55. About 801,306 shares traded. The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) has declined 6.80% since June 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 19.37% the S&P500. Some Historical IPG News: ; 07/03/2018 – Mars Petcare, Michelson Found Animals Foundation, and R/GA Launch the Leap Venture Studio, the First Dedicated Accelerator Program for the $100B Pet Care Industry; 25/04/2018 – Daniel Chu to Join MRM//McCann as Chief Creative Officer of Salt Lake City and San Francisco Offices; 03/05/2018 – McCann Worldgroup Promotes Chris Macdonald And Nannette Dufour; 02/05/2018 – McCann Creative Work Recognized at Global D&AD As Most Awarded Campaign in Show’s History; 27/04/2018 – Interpublic 1Q Rev $2.17B; 27/04/2018 – New Research Reveals Inauthentic Influencer Content On The Rise As Consumer Skepticism Grows; 16/05/2018 – Weber Shandwick Named PRWeek Global Agency of the Year for Fourth Consecutive Year at 2018 Awards; 04/04/2018 – Fitch: Upgrade Is Driven by IPG’s Improved Credit Protection Metrics and Strong Credit Profile; 29/03/2018 – CORRECTED-INTERPUBLIC GROUP OF COMPANIES – MANAGEMENT SUCCESSION SEES MICHAEL KOZIOL NAMED GLOBAL CEO OF HUGE (NOT FOR ENTIRE CO) AS AARON SHAPIRO DEPARTS FOR NEW VENTURE; 11/04/2018 – Hotwire Names Three New Agency Partners to its Roster
Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.09, from 0.88 in 2017Q4. It is positive, as 46 investors sold The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. shares while 140 reduced holdings. 70 funds opened positions while 111 raised stakes. 389.18 million shares or 2.96% more from 377.99 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Kentucky Retirement Fund stated it has 8,802 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Stratos Wealth Partners invested in 0% or 415 shares. Meeder Asset Mngmt Inc has 54,990 shares for 0.12% of their portfolio. Peak6 Limited Partnership invested in 62,570 shares. Moreover, Zwj Counsel Inc has 2.5% invested in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG). Moreover, United Automobile Association has 0.01% invested in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG). Raymond James Advsrs holds 0.01% or 56,520 shares. Minnesota-based Thrivent For Lutherans has invested 0% in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG). Parametric Portfolio Associate Limited Co has invested 0.03% in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG). Brown Advisory has 0% invested in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG). 18,480 are held by Meiji Yasuda Life. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh has invested 0.12% in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG). Zeke Cap Ltd Liability, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 8,727 shares. Andra Ap invested 0.22% in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG). Srb stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG).
Since February 27, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 13 insider sales for $12.27 million activity. 28,627 shares valued at $671,603 were sold by Bonzani Andrew on Tuesday, February 27. Another trade for 8,392 shares valued at $201,744 was sold by GUILFOILE MARY. 50,000 shares valued at $1.19M were sold by Mergenthaler Frank on Monday, March 12. 56,007 shares were sold by KRAKOWSKY PHILIPPE, worth $1.31M. $420,998 worth of The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG) was sold by Johnson Ellen Tobi. ROTH MICHAEL ISOR had sold 188,732 shares worth $4.45M. The insider Connors Julie sold $272,493.
The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. provides advertising and marketing services worldwide. The company has market cap of $9.08 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Integrated Agency Networks and Constituency Management Group. It has a 17.13 P/E ratio. It offers consumer advertising, digital marketing, communications planning and media buying, public relations, and specialized communications disciplines.
Since December 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 insider sales for $39.84 million activity. Another trade for 5,630 shares valued at $224,575 was sold by BLOCK ARTHUR R. Murdock Daniel C. sold $52,599 worth of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) on Tuesday, June 12. On Tuesday, March 6 the insider WATSON DAVID N sold $4.84M. ROBERTS BRIAN L sold $25.24 million worth of stock or 691,105 shares. $8.11M worth of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) was sold by BURKE STEPHEN B on Friday, January 26.
More notable recent Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Comcast: What Price Diversification?” on June 16, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Confidently Rush into Comcast Corporation â€” Fears Are Overblown” published on June 14, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “CNBC: Disney expected to add cash to bid for Fox assets” on June 18, 2018. More interesting news about Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “4 Predictions For The Next Media-Telecom Megamerger” published on June 18, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “M&A hangs on AT&T-Time Warner deal” with publication date: June 12, 2018.
Among 33 analysts covering Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA), 24 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. Comcast Corporation had 86 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wells Fargo maintained the shares of CMCSA in report on Monday, October 23 with “Buy” rating. Pivotal Research maintained Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) rating on Thursday, January 26. Pivotal Research has “Buy” rating and $95 target. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Moffett Nathanson given on Tuesday, June 20. The rating was downgraded by Nomura to “Hold” on Thursday, January 18. The stock has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Thursday, July 27. The stock of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) earned “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Thursday, October 26. Jefferies maintained the shares of CMCSA in report on Monday, December 19 with “Buy” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $67 target in Thursday, February 4 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, July 27 by RBC Capital Markets. Pacific Crest downgraded the stock to “Sector Weight” rating in Friday, January 27 report.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.99 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.06, from 0.93 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 100 investors sold CMCSA shares while 496 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 481 raised stakes. 3.67 billion shares or 0.21% more from 3.66 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Inc Ca holds 81,245 shares or 0.4% of its portfolio. Lakewood Cap Management Limited Partnership owns 6.61M shares. 1.01M are held by Sawgrass Asset Mgmt Limited Company. Manufacturers Life The holds 13.62 million shares or 0.51% of its portfolio. Tower Bridge Advsr stated it has 180,099 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Olstein Capital Mngmt LP owns 1.14% invested in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) for 263,000 shares. Agf Investments holds 0.21% of its portfolio in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) for 567,039 shares. 3.50 million were accumulated by Jennison Assocs Limited Liability Corporation. Archford Cap Strategies Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.47% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Advisers Ltd Liability reported 115,815 shares stake. Natl Bank Of Nova Scotia holds 614,542 shares. Mogy Joel R Investment Counsel holds 47,684 shares. Hanson & Doremus reported 0.02% stake. Transamerica Fin Advisors Incorporated has invested 0.04% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Welch Group Ltd Company holds 0.02% or 3,641 shares in its portfolio.