Zevin Asset Management Llc decreased its stake in Johnson And Johnson Com (JNJ) by 30.37% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Zevin Asset Management Llc sold 4,569 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 10,476 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $1.34 million, down from 15,045 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Zevin Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Johnson And Johnson Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $327.33B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.43% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $122.04. About 6.28M shares traded. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has declined 4.75% since June 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.32% the S&P500. Some Historical JNJ News: 17/04/2018 – Johnson & Johnson tops earnings, revenue expectations; 28/03/2018 – Mirata BioPharma Becomes Resident Company at Johnson & Johnson Innovation JLABS; 11/03/2018 – INVOKANA® (canagliflozin) Significantly Reduces the Risk of Heart Failure-Related Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes Patients at Risk; 17/04/2018 – J&J – QTRLY WORLDWIDE ZYTIGA SALES $845 MLN VS $523 MLN REPORTED LAST YR; 17/04/2018 – Johnson & Johnson: Discussions on Specific Future Actions Ongoing; 17/04/2018 – J&J – IN MEDICAL DEVICES BUSINESSES, “HAVE AREAS OF LEADERSHIP AND CONTINUE TO MAKE INVESTMENTS AND PORTFOLIO CHOICES TO IMPROVE PERFORMANCE”; 28/05/2018 – Johnson & Johnson Gets Different Verdicts in Baby Powder Cases; 17/04/2018 – J&J – DISCUSSIONS REGARDING SPECIFIC FUTURE ACTIONS IN GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN ARE ONGOING; 22/03/2018 – NJ Biz: EXCLUSIVE: J&J in talks to build incubator in new innovation hub; 26/04/2018 – V-WAVE LTD – CO’S EXISTING INVESTORS, JOHNSON & JOHNSON INNOVATION (JJDC INC.) ,EDWARDS LIFESCIENCES ALSO PARTICIPATED IN FUNDING ROUND
Farr Miller & Washington Llc decreased its stake in Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (SFM) by 1.6% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Farr Miller & Washington Llc sold 14,420 shares as the company’s stock declined 15.93% with the market. The institutional investor held 885,315 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $20.78 million, down from 899,735 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Farr Miller & Washington Llc who had been investing in Sprouts Farmers Market Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $2.85B market cap company. The stock increased 2.57% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $21.58. About 1.51M shares traded. Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) has declined 8.08% since June 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.65% the S&P500. Some Historical SFM News: 06/04/2018 – Moody’s Affirms Six Classes of COMM 2014-CCRE19; 04/05/2018 – Sprouts Farmers Market Shareholders Elect Three Class II Directors; 03/05/2018 – Sprouts Farmers Market Backs 2018 Capex $165M-$170M; 23/03/2018 – Target, Kroger shares rise on merger report, but source tells CNBC there are no talks; 11/04/2018 – SFM UK MANAGEMENT HAS NET SHORT POSITION OF 0.97 PCT IN RIB SOFTWARE SE RIB.DE AS OF APR 10 – FILING; 27/04/2018 – Sprouts Farmers Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 27/03/2018 – SPROUTS FARMERS MARKET INC – RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT THAT INCREASED COMPANY’S TOTAL COMMITMENTS TO $700 MLN; 03/05/2018 – Sprouts Farmers Market Hasd Seen 2018 Sales Growth 11.5% to 12.5%; 03/05/2018 – SPROUTS FARMERS MARKET INC – SEES FULL-YEAR 2018 CAPITAL EXPENDITURES OF $165 MLN – $170 MLN; 03/05/2018 – Sprouts Farmers Market Had Seen 2018 Sales Growth 11.5% to 12.5%
Among 28 analysts covering Sprouts Farmers Market (NASDAQ:SFM), 15 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 54% are positive. Sprouts Farmers Market has $38 highest and $18 lowest target. $26.30’s average target is 21.87% above currents $21.58 stock price. Sprouts Farmers Market had 94 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, March 21. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, November 3 with “Market Perform”. Oppenheimer upgraded the shares of SFM in report on Friday, June 16 to “Outperform” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) rating on Friday, August 7. Deutsche Bank has “Hold” rating and $20.0 target. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 29 by William Blair. The stock of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, June 13. The stock has “Buy” rating by Wells Fargo on Thursday, August 3. RBC Capital Markets maintained Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) on Friday, February 2 with “Buy” rating. As per Friday, September 30, the company rating was upgraded by Jefferies. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Tuesday, February 27.
Analysts await Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) to report earnings on August, 2. They expect $0.33 earnings per share, up 13.79% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.29 per share. SFM’s profit will be $43.51M for 16.35 P/E if the $0.33 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.50 actual earnings per share reported by Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -34.00% negative EPS growth.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.32, from 1.29 in 2017Q4. It is negative, as 31 investors sold SFM shares while 97 reduced holdings. 45 funds opened positions while 79 raised stakes. 117.40 million shares or 0.91% more from 116.33 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Cullinan Assoc accumulated 0.02% or 10,000 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 552,099 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. Proshare Ltd Company invested 0% of its portfolio in Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM). Jefferies Gru Limited Liability invested in 62,659 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Clearbridge Investments Limited Liability Co reported 2.75 million shares. Landscape Mgmt Limited Liability reported 0.13% in Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM). Hanseatic reported 17,974 shares. Greenlight owns 0.12% invested in Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) for 207,000 shares. Brinker Cap Inc holds 0.02% or 21,178 shares in its portfolio. Teacher Retirement Systems Of Texas reported 0% of its portfolio in Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM). Signaturefd Llc reported 231 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability Co accumulated 46,000 shares or 0.01% of the stock. State Treasurer State Of Michigan reported 45,100 shares. State Street Corp owns 3.58M shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Manufacturers Life Company The holds 956,675 shares.
More recent Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “3 Stocks That Feel Like Disney in 1957” on May 23, 2018. Also Nasdaq.com published the news titled: “New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for Columbia Banking System, Helmerich & Payne, Spirit Airlines, Keane Group …” on June 18, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Sprouts Farmers Market Struggling To Convince Market Of Its Long-Term Viability” with publication date: June 08, 2018 was also an interesting one.
Since January 2, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 19 insider sales for $47.04 million activity. $48,963 worth of stock was sold by Nielsen James Leroy on Monday, March 12. Lombardi Brandon F. had sold 8,327 shares worth $210,754 on Monday, March 12. $11,930 worth of Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFM) was sold by Frumkin Theodore Edward II. Shares for $217,363 were sold by Maredia Amin N. on Monday, March 5. Sanders Dan J had sold 12,529 shares worth $316,232. Lukow Bradley sold 6,592 shares worth $166,514.
Among 23 analysts covering Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), 11 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Johnson & Johnson has $170.0 highest and $90 lowest target. $135.44’s average target is 10.98% above currents $122.04 stock price. Johnson & Johnson had 102 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, February 27 report. The company was maintained on Sunday, August 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 10 by RBC Capital Markets. On Tuesday, December 1 the stock rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to “Overweight”. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, June 14. As per Friday, January 12, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) earned “Sell” rating by BTIG Research on Friday, July 21. As per Monday, October 2, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. The rating was downgraded by JP Morgan to “Neutral” on Tuesday, January 2. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Monday, October 23 with “Buy”.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.06, from 0.87 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 63 investors sold JNJ shares while 831 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 720 raised stakes. 1.71 billion shares or 0.80% less from 1.72 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Caz Invs LP reported 7,580 shares stake. First Commonwealth Finance Pa invested 1.57% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). 39,495 are held by Woodmont Invest Counsel Ltd Liability. 10,242 were reported by Sns Group Incorporated Lc. The New York-based Berson Corrado Invest has invested 0.26% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). South Dakota Inv Council invested in 0.67% or 227,954 shares. 549,057 were accumulated by Omers Administration Corp. Private Advisor Limited Liability Corporation reported 114,835 shares. M&T Commercial Bank reported 1.68% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Whittier Of Nevada invested in 178,595 shares or 1.87% of the stock. 22,500 were reported by Arga Mgmt Limited Partnership. Kentucky Retirement Sys invested in 1.53% or 140,016 shares. Patten & Patten Incorporated Tn stated it has 1.19% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Eagle Limited Liability Company holds 77,460 shares. Mai Capital Mngmt owns 168,336 shares or 1.22% of their US portfolio.
Analysts await Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) to report earnings on July, 17. They expect $2.06 EPS, up 12.57% or $0.23 from last year’s $1.83 per share. JNJ’s profit will be $5.53 billion for 14.81 P/E if the $2.06 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.06 actual EPS reported by Johnson & Johnson for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.