Duke Energy (DUK) PT Raised to $85.00 at Morgan Stanley

Duke Energy (DUK) PT Raised to $85.00 at Morgan Stanley

Alethea Capital Management Llc bought 12,431 shares as the company's stock declined 8.40% with the market. The institutional investor held 17,311 shares of the power generation company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.46 million, up from 11,278 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Insiders have sold 35,600 shares of company stock worth $2,915,710 in the last ninety days.

On Friday, Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) reached at $102.16 price level during last trade its distance from 20 days simple moving average is -1.93%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is -3.20% while it has a distance of 6.71% from the 200 days simple moving average. It has underperformed by 18.42% the S&P500.

Gw Henssler & Associates Ltd increased its stake in Novo (NVO) by 31.29% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. BB&T Investment Services Inc. now owns 16,991 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $1,424,000 after acquiring an additional 1,923 shares in the last quarter. (NYSE:GS) has risen 9.66% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 39.32% the S&P500. It also reduced Cutera Inc (NASDAQ:CUTR) stake by 75,800 shares and now owns 144,301 shares.

Among 13 analysts covering Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK), 5 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Duke Energy had 34 analyst reports since October 17, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Citigroup Inc cut Duke Energy Corp from a "neutral" rating to a "sell" rating and set a $69.00 price target on the stock.in a research report on Wednesday, January 11th. UBS upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Tuesday, December 22 report. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, February 1 by RBC Capital Markets. Guggenheim reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $96.00 price objective on shares of Duke Energy in a research report on Wednesday, January 3rd. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 17 by Citigroup. Return on Assets (ROA) value of the stock is 5.3 Percent. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating and eight have given a hold rating to the company's stock. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, November 5.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.06, from 1.07 in 2017Q3. 125 funds opened positions while 261 raised stakes. 389.71 million shares or 0.49% less from 391.64 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.

Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK), stock is trading $91.80 above the 52-week high and has displayed a high EPS growth of 5.40% in last 5 years. Interocean Llc holds 11,917 shares or 0.13% of its portfolio. The institutional investor owned 99,417 shares of the utilities provider's stock after purchasing an additional 26,694 shares during the period. Verition Fund Limited Liability Corporation holds 20,825 shares. The stock of Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, October 19 by SunTrust. Adirondack Tru has 0.06% invested in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Shell Asset invested in 188,344 shares. Adell Harriman And Carpenter has 2,566 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Hbk Sorce Advisory Ltd Com invested 0.09% in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Orrstown holds 0.1% or 1,042 shares in its portfolio. 1,916 are held by Perigon Wealth Management Lc. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by Wells Fargo given on Wednesday, February 21.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.06, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. $265,489 worth of SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE:SNX) shares were sold by MURAI KEVIN M. $206,865 worth of SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE:SNX) was sold by Zulberti Andrea M. 500 shares were sold by MIAU MATTHEW, worth $49,025 on Thursday, April 5. Huntington Bankshares stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). Shamrock Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Duke Energy during the 4th quarter worth about $115,000. Atlantic Trust Group LLC lifted its position in shares of Duke Energy by 52.5% in the 3rd quarter. (NYSE:GS). 3,450 were accumulated by First Natl Tru. Ballentine Partners Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 2,459 shares. Quinn Opportunity Prtn invested 0.73% of its portfolio in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Curbstone Financial Mngmt, a New Hampshire-based fund reported 25,158 shares.

Since January 2, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 10 insider sales for $8.39 million activity. Hartford Fincl has 0.07% invested in Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK). Therefore 55% are positive. Analyst's mean target price for Duke Energy Corporation is $81.64. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, August 27 by Zacks. The rating was maintained by Argus Research on Thursday, October 22 with "Buy". The company was maintained on Friday, January 8 by Argus Research. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, August 30 by Cowen & Co. As per Friday, August 21, the company rating was upgraded by Vetr. The company was maintained on Friday, July 28 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Monday, April 2 with "Hold". On Monday, July 18 the stock rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to "Equal-Weight". Centre Asset Management Llc holds 1.64% or 138,110 shares in its portfolio.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

Related Articles

  • Comerica Incorporated (CMA) Analysts See $1.52 EPS as of April, 17

    Comerica Incorporated (CMA) Analysts See $1.52 EPS as of April, 17

    Therefore 40% are positive. 46 are the (NYSE:CMA)'s analyst reports since October 18, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Investors should not rely exclusively on an analyst's recommendation when deciding whether to buy, sell or hold a stock.

    Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX) - Lookout Watch List stock

    The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. It increased, as 68 investors sold ESRX shares while 407 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 216 raised stakes.
    Clearbridge LLC Trims Stake in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)

    Clearbridge LLC Trims Stake in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)

    The New York-based Stone Ridge Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.03% in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM ). Mirae Asset Global Investments Limited holds 0.18% of its capital in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM ) for 204,425 shs.
  • Kellyanne Conway Was Being 'Sarcastic' About Comey Swinging the Election

    Kellyanne Conway Was Being 'Sarcastic' About Comey Swinging the Election

    The comments come the morning after the airing of Comey's interview with ABC News , his first since being fired by Trump last May. In a subsequent CNN interview, she made clear she was paraphrasing Democrats who feel that Comey swung the election.
    Former WVU Cornerback Daryl Worley Arrested; Released By Eagles

    Former WVU Cornerback Daryl Worley Arrested; Released By Eagles

    Although, they still have Jalen Mills , Ronald Darby , and Sidney Jones, who are expected to play the majority of the snaps. The team first issued a statement that it was investigating Worley's arrest and later announced he was cut.

    ValuEngine Upgrades Burlington (NYSE:BURL) to "Buy"

    Many investors opt to keep a close watch on the views of sell-side analysts that cover the stock. (NYSE:BURL) for 5,707 shares. The company reported $2.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.09 by $0.08.
  • Apple Inc. (AAPL) Shares Sold by Hawkins Capital LP

    Apple Inc. (AAPL) Shares Sold by Hawkins Capital LP

    A month ago, they told us to expect earnings of US$2.21 per share while three months ago their EPS consensus estimate was US$2.21. Martin Currie Ltd decreased its stake in Apple Inc ( AAPL ) by 14.72% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.
    Toronto police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation Monday

    Toronto police to provide update on Bruce McArthur investigation Monday

    On Friday, police announced that they had identified a John Doe who was believed to be another alleged victim of McArthur. Unlike the other victims, there is no prior evidence linking Kanagaratnam to Toronto's Gay Village, Idsinga said.
    Eggs sold in Virginia stores and restaurants being recalled due to salmonella

    Eggs sold in Virginia stores and restaurants being recalled due to salmonella

    Those who have purchased the eggs are urged to not use the product and return them to the place of purchase for a refund. The CDC said that in some persons, the diarrhea may be so severe that the patient needs to be hospitalized.
  • Prudential plc's (PRU) Outperform Rating Setd at Macquarie

    Fifth Third Bancorp decreased its stake in Pepsico Inc (PEP) by 2.07% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, September 11 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. (NYSE:PRU) rating on Tuesday, September 5.
    Air strikes launched in Syria in response to suspected chemical weapons attack

    Air strikes launched in Syria in response to suspected chemical weapons attack

    Regarding the chemical attacks, which he blamed on Assad, Trump said it was not the actions of a man but the crimes of a monster. In response, Russia's Foreign Ministry said: "Smart missiles should fly towards terrorists, not towards the lawful government".
    Purchases 1945 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc

    Purchases 1945 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc

    Earnings per Share Details of Amazon.com, Inc.: The EPS of AMZN is strolling at 4.58, measuring its EPS growth this year at -7.1%. Finally, WealthTrust Fairport LLC increased its holdings in shares of Amazon.com by 8.1% during the second quarter.