Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC Raises Position in Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)


The firm owned 48,338 shares of the medical equipment provider's stock after buying an additional 17,683 shares during the quarter. The United Asset Strategies Inc holds 176,360 shares with $4.89 million value, down from 206,965 last quarter. Boston Scientific Corp now has $40.13B valuation. The stock decreased 0.24% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $29.27. About 3.87 million shares traded or 38.21% up from the average. Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) has risen 19.12% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.77% the S&P500. Kemnay Advisory Services Inc acquired 15,154 shares as Facebook Inc (FB)'s stock rose 10.88%. Glu Mobile Inc now has $578.22 million valuation. They may also be used to assist the trader figure out proper support and resistance levels for the stock. However, its trading capacity stayed around 1.16 million shares in normal days. It is down 19.12% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:VSAT) was released by: and their article: "ViaSat (VSAT) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA" with publication date: October 02, 2017. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt owns 25,947 shares. Veritiv Corp (NYSE:VRTV) was raised too.

Among 27 analysts covering Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX), 21 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $31.00 target price on shares of Boston Scientific Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. The company was maintained on Monday, October 2 by RBC Capital Markets. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $30.00 target price on shares of Boston Scientific Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, June 21st. The company was downgraded on Monday, October 5 by Raymond James. The company presently has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $30.13. Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX), at its latest closing price of $29.34, it has a price-to-book ratio of 0.00, compared to an industry average at 0.56. On average, equities analysts anticipate that Boston Scientific Corporation will post $1.26 earnings per share for the current year. AON's profit would be $329.76M giving it 29.36 P/E if the $1.27 EPS is correct. After $0.32 actual EPS reported by Boston Scientific Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.13% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.25, from 1.81 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 41 investors sold BSX shares while 173 reduced holdings. 56 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS increased its stake in Boston Scientific by 0.4% in the fourth quarter. Farmers Merchants Invs owns 265 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio. Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio reported 991,450 shares stake. Advent Mngmt De holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) for 23,000 shares. Finally, Cowen and Company reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $32.00 target price (up previously from $31.00) on shares of Boston Scientific Corporation in a research report on Friday, July 28th. Continental Ltd Liability Corp holds 67,100 shares. Hologic, Inc. insiders have sold a net of -20,196 shares during the past three months, which implies that the company's top executives have been feeling bearish about the stock's outlook. Nottingham Advisors Incorporated invested in 0.13% or 31,786 shares. Blackrock Inc owns 100.18M shares. Tributary Cap Management Lc reported 23,100 shares. Lombard Odier Asset Management (Europe) Ltd holds 18,259 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Of the analysts surveyed by Reuters that track Boston Scientific Corporation 6 of them rate its stock a hold.

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Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 0.5526, the 24 month is 0.23423, and the 36 month is 0.07462. Market cap is just a fancy name for a straightforward concept: it is the market value of a company's outstanding shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 7 insider sales for $2.58 million activity. Pratt Timothy A. sold $271,261 worth of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) on Thursday, June 1. Shares for $408,778 were sold by Phalen Michael P. on Monday, May 1.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.84 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.05, from 1.35 in 2017Q1. 26 funds opened positions while 86 raised stakes. In terms of efficiency, BSX has an asset turnover ratio of 0.48. Acrospire Investment Management LLC grew its position in shares of Boston Scientific Corporation by 157.3% in the second quarter. Crestpoint Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 2.04% or 28,800 shares. Shelton Capital Mgmt holds 0.01% or 3,110 shares in its portfolio. Comerica Bancorporation holds 694,808 shares. 174.28M are held by Fmr Lc. Bb&T Secs Limited Liability Corp invested in 13,842 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Trust Of Vermont reported 4,221 shares. 10,561 are owned by Lakeview Capital Partners Llc. Legacy Private Trust Co owns 7,636 shares.

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 3.21 million shares in the last trade.