Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) Institutional Investors Sentiment


The hedge fund run by Larry Foley held 950,200 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $7.32M, up from 150,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The company has a market capitalization of $105,200.00, a PE ratio of 27.92, a PEG ratio of 2.90 and a beta of 0.64. The stock increased 0.44% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $4.59. SOL Capital Management CO now owns 5,068 shares of the footwear maker's stock worth $280,000 after buying an additional 432 shares during the last quarter.

Nike (NYSE:NKE) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, December 21st. It has underperformed by 11.09% the S&P500.

Gvo Asset Management Ltd increased its stake in Nike Inc (NKE) by 58.39% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Howe & Rusling Inc. boosted its position in shares of Nike by 751.3% in the third quarter. The hedge fund run by Ken Grossman held 132,082 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $8.95 million, down from 351,019 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Shares of Nike (NKE) traded up $0.19 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $64.49. About 1.73 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500.

The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. research analysts expect that Nike will post 2.25 EPS for the current year. Therefore 29% are positive. had 42 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 20 by Bank of America. The company was maintained on Thursday, March 23 by JP Morgan. Cowen & Co maintained XPO Logistics, Inc. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Wednesday, March 23 with "Buy". The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, January 8 by Stephens. Mizuho maintained Pandora Media, Inc. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 27 by Wells Fargo. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Macquarie Research on Friday, September 25. (NYSE:VZ) has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, September 30 by RBC Capital Markets. The company was initiated on Tuesday, September 22 by Jefferies.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.8 in 2017 Q3. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.30, a quick ratio of 1.67 and a current ratio of 2.46. Trust Of Oklahoma invested in 45,644 shares. Citadel Ltd Com reported 374,118 shares. New England & Management Inc holds 0.38% of its portfolio in XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) for 15,988 shares. Nike comprises 3.9% of Mik Capital LLC's investment portfolio, making the stock its 13th largest position. Suntrust Banks invested 0.01% of its portfolio in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:P) for 308,646 shares. Huntington National Bank now owns 683,776 shares of the footwear maker's stock worth $37,745,000 after buying an additional 359,609 shares during the period. Gemmer Asset Management Limited Liability invested in 0.01% or 704 shares. Capital World Investors raised its holdings in shares of Nike by 58.7% in the 2nd quarter. Tci Wealth Advsr has invested 0.01% in Pandora Media, Inc.

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Timessquare Capital Management Llc decreased Grand Canyon Education In (NASDAQ:LOPE) stake by 23,950 shares to 380,050 valued at $34.52 million in 2017Q3. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi has invested 0% in The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 100,722 shares. Credit Agricole S A accumulated 1.24 million shares. 171,240 are owned by Argentiere Ag. Cantab Capital Limited Liability Partnership accumulated 12,582 shares or 0.12% of the stock. It also reduced Reis Inc (NASDAQ:REIS) stake by 71,200 shares and now owns 378,263 shares.

Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 selling transactions for $23.60 million activity. Insiders have sold 967,896 shares of company stock worth $60,257,267 over the last ninety days. BENE STEPHEN G had sold 6,538 shares worth $55,065. $6.05 million worth of Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Analysts await Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) to report earnings on January, 16. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have assigned a hold rating and twenty-one have given a buy rating to the stock. Therefore 92% are positive. NKE was included in 217 notes of analysts from July 29, 2015. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Wedbush on Wednesday, November 2. As per Thursday, October 22, the company rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group.

Shares of Nike, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) on Thursday, October 13 with "Hold" rating. Baldwin Brothers Inc Ma has invested 1.16% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) on Friday, September 25 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, November 1. Buckingham Research maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, October 17 report. Citigroup reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $65.00 price objective (down previously from $67.00) on shares of Nike in a research report on Wednesday, September 27th. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of XPO in report on Friday, February 26 with "Outperform" rating.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in Q3 2017. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.24%. It fall, as 87 investors sold NKE shares while 457 reduced holdings. It is flat, as 81 investors sold VZ shares while 696 reduced holdings. only 114 funds opened positions while 570 raised stakes. The institutional investors in our partner's database now own: 985.62 million shares, down from 994.42 million shares in 2017Q2. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 268,169 shares in the company, valued at approximately $16,940,235.73. 78,866 are held by Laurel Grove Limited Company. Eaton Vance holds 2.58M shares or 0.32% of its portfolio. Lindsell Train Ltd bought 90,000 shares as the company's stock declined 6.70% while stock markets rallied. Hutchin Hill Cap LP holds 0.25% of its portfolio in NIKE, Inc.

TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Nike Inc (NKE) Shares Sold by Barings LLC" was first published by Week Herald and is the sole property of of Week Herald. (NKE) Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript" published on December 22, 2017 as well as's news article titled: "Nike Is a Solid Bet Ahead of Earnings" with publication date: "December 14, 2017. Farmers And Merchants reported 0.37% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Johnson Fincl Gru accumulated 5,135 shares or 0.03% of the stock. $8.78 million worth of NIKE, Inc.