Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc decreased its stake in Cintas Corp (CTAS) by 17.25% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc sold 6,210 shares as the company’s stock rose 5.88% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 29,791 shares of the apparel company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $5.08 million, down from 36,001 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Cintas Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $20.33B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.55% or $1.05 during the last trading session, reaching $190.51. About 663,188 shares traded or 40.71% up from the average. Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) has risen 44.04% since June 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.47% the S&P500. Some Historical CTAS News: 12/04/2018 – One Week Left to Vote in 2018 Cintas Janitor of the Year Contest; 21/05/2018 – OSHA Recognizes Cintas in Boston, MA with Highest Safety Designation; 22/03/2018 – CINTAS 3Q ADJ EPS CONT OPS $1.37; 22/03/2018 – CINTAS 3Q ADJ EPS CONT OPS $1.37, EST. $1.27; 10/05/2018 – Bessemer Group Incorporated Buys New 1.1% Position in Cintas; 18/05/2018 – Minnesota OSHA Recognizes Cintas in Eagan with Highest Safety Designation; 13/03/2018 Cintas Canada Seeks Washrooms that Wow for the Annual Canada’s Best Restroom Contest®; 17/05/2018 – Cintas Non-Deal Roadshow Set By Northcoast Research for May. 24; 20/04/2018 – DJ Cintas Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (CTAS); 30/05/2018 – Cintas Joins Fortune 500 List
Diam Company Ltd increased its stake in Vipshop Hldgs Ltd (VIPS) by 9.59% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Diam Company Ltd bought 47,637 shares as the company’s stock declined 35.27% with the market. The institutional investor held 544,319 shares of the catalog and specialty distribution company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $9.05 million, up from 496,682 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Diam Company Ltd who had been investing in Vipshop Hldgs Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.40B market cap company. The stock increased 1.08% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $11.23. About 15.52 million shares traded or 55.40% up from the average. Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) has declined 10.11% since June 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 22.68% the S&P500. Some Historical VIPS News: 14/05/2018 – VIPSHOP HOLDINGS LTD – QTRLY NET EARNINGS PER ADS RMB 0.77; 14/05/2018 – Vipshop Holdings 1Q Adj EPS 17c; 26/04/2018 – COSMO LADY CHINA HOLDINGS CO LTD 2298.HK – SUBSCRIBERS ARE WINDCREEK, IMAGE FRAME INVESTMENT, VIPSHOP AND QUICK RETURNS; 30/03/2018 – VIPSHOP HOLDINGS LTD – ENTERED INTO DEFINITIVE AGREEMENTS AND COMMITTED TO INVEST UP TO $250 MLN INTO A PRIVATE EQUITY FUND; 14/05/2018 – Vipshop Plummets Post-Market Among Chinese ADRs Monday; 14/05/2018 – Vipshop Holdings Sees 2Q Rev CNY20.5B-CNY21.3B; 14/05/2018 – Vipshop Holdings 1Q Rev $3.2B; 14/05/2018 – VIPSHOP HOLDINGS LTD – LOOKING AHEAD, WILL CONTINUE TO WORK CLOSELY WITH TENCENT AND JD.COM IN ORDER TO IMPROVE TRAFFIC FLOW AND CONVERSION RATES; 14/05/2018 – VIPS SEES 2Q REV. 20.5B YUAN TO 21.3B YUAN, EST. 21.37B YUAN; 30/03/2018 Vipshop Investing in a Private Equity Fund
Another recent and important Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) news was published by Globenewswire.com which published an article titled: “Research Report Identifies AC Immune SA, Vipshop, Infosys, STMicroelectronics NV, BRF SA, and National Steel with …” on June 08, 2018.
Diam Company Ltd, which manages about $44.41B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB) by 17,122 shares to 1.17M shares, valued at $37.04 million in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Watsco Inc (NYSE:WSO) by 9,000 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 9,330 shares, and cut its stake in Avalonbay Cmntys Inc (NYSE:AVB).
Among 20 analysts covering Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. Vipshop Holdings Limited had 44 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Nomura on Wednesday, August 17. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, August 17 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Tuesday, October 3. Brean Capital maintained Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) on Thursday, November 19 with “Buy” rating. JP Morgan maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, February 14 report. As per Monday, December 18, the company rating was upgraded by Daiwa Securities. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 19 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. On Tuesday, February 13 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Buy”. On Tuesday, August 16 the stock rating was upgraded by Bank of America to “Buy”. The stock of Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) earned “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, November 10.
Among 17 analysts covering Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS), 7 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Cintas had 48 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of CTAS in report on Monday, March 26 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Wednesday, September 27 by Barclays Capital. The company was maintained on Tuesday, December 20 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Wednesday, January 31 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Underweight”. The stock of Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) earned “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, August 17. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 17 by Nomura. As per Wednesday, September 27, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. On Friday, September 25 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform”. As per Tuesday, June 27, the company rating was downgraded by Nomura. Bank of America maintained the shares of CTAS in report on Friday, September 25 with “Underperform” rating.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.01, from 0.93 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 42 investors sold CTAS shares while 179 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 145 raised stakes. 68.92 million shares or 0.93% more from 68.29 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Cap Mgmt Assoc New York holds 1.44% or 5,500 shares in its portfolio. Price T Rowe Inc Md has 1.95M shares. Impact Advsrs Lc holds 0.54% or 7,725 shares in its portfolio. Scotia Capital invested in 2,344 shares. Peak6 Invests LP has 0.01% invested in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) for 11,893 shares. Artemis Management Llp reported 694,758 shares or 1.83% of all its holdings. Fifth Third Savings Bank invested in 109,214 shares. Mckinley Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Company Delaware accumulated 156,991 shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has invested 0% in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS). First Trust Advsr LP has invested 0.12% in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS). Fort Washington Advisors Inc Oh holds 1.62M shares. Hartford Investment Mngmt has 0.09% invested in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) for 26,344 shares. Axa reported 0.03% stake. Moreover, Intact Inv Mgmt Inc has 0.01% invested in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS). South Dakota Invest Council stated it has 6,500 shares.
Since January 12, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $5.31 million activity. FROOMAN THOMAS E also sold $2.02 million worth of Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) shares.
More notable recent Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “2 Stocks That Turned $8000 Into $25000” on June 12, 2018, also Streetinsider.com with their article: “Cintas Corp. (CTAS) COO J. Phillip Holloman to Retire in July” published on June 15, 2018, Businesswire.com published: “Cintas Location in Baltimore Earns OSHA’s Highest Safety Designation” on June 15, 2018. More interesting news about Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “3 High-Growth Stocks That Could Soar” published on June 17, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “6 Dividend Aristocrats to Buy as Trump Irks G7” with publication date: June 11, 2018.
Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc, which manages about $2.14B and $8.53 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) by 6,700 shares to 10,600 shares, valued at $661,000 in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Primerica Inc (NYSE:PRI) by 64,900 shares in the quarter, for a total of 65,400 shares, and has risen its stake in Nmi Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:NMIH).
Analysts await Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) to report earnings on July, 19. They expect $1.65 earnings per share, up 39.83% or $0.47 from last year’s $1.18 per share. CTAS’s profit will be $176.09 million for 28.87 P/E if the $1.65 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.37 actual earnings per share reported by Cintas Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 20.44% EPS growth.