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Philip Morris misses 4Q profit forecasts

Philip Morris misses 4Q profit forecasts

Haney Carl P. also sold $987,013 worth of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. The institutional investor held 10,335 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.36 million, up from 8,335 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock increased 0.59% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $17.05. About 429,971 shares traded. Ameritas Invest Ptnrs holds 0.03% of its portfolio in The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:NHI) has risen 15.23% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.21% the S&P500.

Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors Llp increased its stake in Philip Morris International (PM) by 1.68% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. $11.81 million worth of Philip Morris International Inc. The stock decreased 0.80% or $1.1 during the last trading session, reaching $136.12. Philip Morris International Inc now has $156.62B valuation. (NYSE:PM) has risen 16.65% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.05% the S&P500.

Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $13.44 million activity. 14,000 shares valued at $1.62 million were sold by Azinovic Drago on Wednesday, August 30. (NYSE:PM). Spectrum Management Grp has 13,807 shares for 0.5% of their portfolio.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.97 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 49 investors sold EL shares while 211 reduced holdings.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. First Republic Invest Mngmt Incorporated accumulated 0.02% or 35,820 shares. Oppenheimer & Company Inc who had been investing in Everest Re Group Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $9.90B market cap company. Citigroup maintained Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM). Capital Int Sarl holds 1.59% or 172,616 shares in its portfolio. The firm attains analyst recommendation of 1.90 on scale of 1-5 with week's performance of -4.60%.

MI trimmed its position in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) for 72,135 shares. Michigan-based Comerica Fincl Bank has invested 0.52% in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:MET). Synovus Fin invested in 0.01% or 8,007 shares. (NYSE:PM) for 67,141 shares. Cranbrook Wealth Mngmt Ltd Liability Com reported 1,360 shares. Cowen & Co maintained New Relic, Inc. (NYSE:PM). Utah Retirement holds 284,962 shares or 0.71% of its portfolio. Therefore 33% are positive. On average, analysts expect that Philip Morris International Inc will post $4.83 EPS for the current fiscal year. UBS maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Thursday, November 9 report. Barclays Capital maintained it with "Overweight" rating and $79 target in Friday, May 6 report. (NYSE:PM) on Thursday, August 31 with "Buy" rating.




Philip Morris International is one of the world's largest manufacturers of tobacco products. (NYSE:PM) earned "Hold" rating by SBG Securities on Wednesday, July 20. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, December 12. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $125.14. Bank of America downgraded Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) earned "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, April 19. Exane Derivatives owns 21,553 shares. Carlson reported 40,361 shares stake.

Analysts await Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE:NHI) to report earnings on February, 16. The company reported $1.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.35 by ($0.04). NHI's profit will be $55.24 million for 12.47 P/E if the $1.33 EPS becomes a reality. C WorldWide Group Holding A S now owns 3,027,193 shares of the company's stock valued at $341,770,000 after acquiring an additional 1,255,776 shares in the last quarter. Therefore 17% are positive. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $121 target. Societe Generale has "Hold" rating and $99 target. The stock of National Health Investors, Inc. The firm has a market capitalization of $181.65 billion, a PE ratio of 25.91 and a beta of 0.94. The company was maintained on Monday, October 3 by Goldman Sachs.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.07, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. 86 funds opened positions while 183 raised stakes. Amer Century invested in 42,380 shares. National Bank & Trust Of America Corp De holds 3.27 million shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. The co's performance for 6 months was slashed of -13.40%, 1-year performance stands at 0.33% and year to date showing moved down performance of -5.04%. Mogy Joel R Counsel invested in 52,075 shares or 0.96% of the stock.

Murphy Capital Management Inc, which manages about $765.25 million and $698.25M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) by 4,558 shares to 101,666 shares, valued at $10.02 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Sheets Smith Wealth Management invested in 7,442 shares. Art Ltd owns 22,759 shares. California Public Employees Retirement Systems, a California-based fund reported 87,839 shares. Twin Mgmt reported 6,160 shares. Co State Bank has 29,939 shares. Baldwin Brothers Ma reported 655 shares.

ARDENT LEISURE GROUP (OTCMKTS:ANRRF) had an increase of 6.75% in short interest.