Insider Investment: Eugene Ewing Made a Purchase of 4,733 Shares of Compass Diversified Holdings (CODI); Smucker J M Co (SJM) Has 0.89 Sentiment

Mr. Eugene Ewing, the current shareholder at Compass Diversified Holdings has lately been linked with a deal of 4,733 shares of the ‘s company, valued at $17.2 per share. The transaction was for a total value of of $81,620 US Dollars. Eugene Ewing presently owns 60,733 shares or 0.10% of Compass Diversified Holdings’s market cap. For full details of this trade please go to the SEC’s filing available online here.

The J. M. Smucker Company manufactures and markets branded food and beverage products worldwide. The company has market cap of $14.39 billion. It operates through U.S. It has a 25.65 P/E ratio. Retail Coffee, U.S.

Analysts await The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM) to report earnings on February, 16. They expect $2.14 EPS, up 7.00% or $0.14 from last year’s $2 per share. SJM’s profit will be $243.10 million for 14.80 P/E if the $2.14 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.02 actual EPS reported by The J. M. Smucker Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.94% EPS growth.

Symons Capital Management Inc holds 4.75% of its portfolio in The J. M. Smucker Company for 179,439 shares. Coho Partners Ltd. owns 1.49 million shares or 4.01% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Speece Thorson Capital Group Inc has 3.73% invested in the company for 170,573 shares. The Connecticut-based Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning Llc has invested 3.38% in the stock. Kdi Capital Partners Llc, a North Carolina-based fund reported 94,401 shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of J.M. Smucker’s analysts are positive. Out of 5 Wall Street analysts rating J.M. Smucker, 0 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 4 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $130.0 while the high is $145.0. The stock’s average target of $137.50 is 8.53% above today’s ($126.69) share price. SJM was included in 5 notes of analysts from September 22, 2016. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Hilliard Lyons on Thursday, September 22. Deutsche Bank initiated the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, February 15 report. As per Tuesday, September 27, the company rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse. Bank of America initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, December 6 report. Morgan Stanley downgraded the shares of SJM in report on Monday, April 10 to “Underweight” rating.

The stock increased 0.91% or $1.14 during the last trading session, reaching $126.69. About 1.05 million shares traded. The J. M. Smucker Company (SJM) has declined 0.84% since January 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.54% the S&P500.

It closed at $17.4 lastly. It is up 3.37% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.33% the S&P500.

Among 5 analysts covering Compass Diversified Holdings (NYSE:CODI), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Compass Diversified Holdings has $2000 highest and $18 lowest target. $19’s average target is 9.20% above currents $17.4 stock price. Compass Diversified Holdings had 9 analyst reports since August 25, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained the shares of CODI in report on Tuesday, August 15 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, September 22 by Jefferies. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Janney Capital given on Wednesday, May 4. As per Thursday, November 9, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, November 3 report. Janney Capital initiated the shares of CODI in report on Tuesday, October 27 with “Neutral” rating. The company was initiated on Wednesday, July 20 by Suntrust Robinson. On Tuesday, August 25 the stock rating was initiated by Bank of America with “Buy”. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, June 6 report.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.32 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.04, from 1.28 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 14 investors sold Compass Diversified Holdings LLC shares while 17 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 31 raised stakes. 19.09 million shares or 0.09% less from 19.11 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Credit Suisse Ag reported 47,669 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Silvercrest Asset Mgmt Gru Ltd Liability Corporation owns 0.01% invested in Compass Diversified Holdings LLC (NYSE:CODI) for 34,500 shares. 49,025 were reported by Raymond James Service Advisors. Berson And Corrado Advisors Ltd Liability Corporation owns 12,502 shares or 0.12% of their US portfolio. Northern Trust Corp reported 0% of its portfolio in Compass Diversified Holdings LLC (NYSE:CODI). Commonwealth Equity Serv reported 39,378 shares stake. Perkins Coie Trust Commerce invested in 0% or 358 shares. Citigroup holds 0% of its portfolio in Compass Diversified Holdings LLC (NYSE:CODI) for 109,363 shares. American Century Cos Inc stated it has 2.30M shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Invesco Limited reported 176,889 shares. Pnc Fincl Service Grp Inc owns 27,740 shares. Moreover, Jpmorgan Chase has 0% invested in Compass Diversified Holdings LLC (NYSE:CODI) for 3,714 shares. Raymond James & Associate invested in 0.01% or 182,533 shares. Gsa Cap Prtn Llp reported 130,134 shares. Mckinley Carter Wealth Svcs stated it has 0.1% of its portfolio in Compass Diversified Holdings LLC (NYSE:CODI).

Analysts await Compass Diversified Holdings LLC (NYSE:CODI) to report earnings on March, 7. They expect $0.44 EPS, up 528.57% or $0.37 from last year’s $0.07 per share. CODI’s profit will be $26.35 million for 9.89 P/E if the $0.44 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.25 actual EPS reported by Compass Diversified Holdings LLC for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 76.00% EPS growth.

Since January 3, 2018, it had 6 buys, and 0 selling transactions for $504,654 activity. The insider Edwards Harold S bought $81,620. The insider McCoy Sarah Gaines bought 4,733 shares worth $81,620. 4,733 shares valued at $81,620 were bought by Ewing D Eugene on Wednesday, January 3. Another trade for 4,733 shares valued at $81,620 was made by BURNS GORDON M on Wednesday, January 3. 5,599 Compass Diversified Holdings LLC (NYSE:CODI) shares with value of $96,554 were bought by DAY C SEAN. 4,733 shares were bought by BOTTIGLIERI JAMES, worth $81,620 on Wednesday, January 3.