Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) Forms $37.80 Double Bottom; Patten Group Has Upped Autodesk (ADSK) Position By $427,014

Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) formed double bottom with $34.40 target or 9.00% below today’s $37.80 share price. Hologic, Inc. (HOLX) has $10.45B valuation. The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $37.8. About 3.39M shares traded or 20.06% up from the average. Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) has risen 29.21% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.51% the S&P500.

Patten Group Inc increased Autodesk Inc (ADSK) stake by 595.72% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Patten Group Inc acquired 30,501 shares as Autodesk Inc (ADSK)’s stock rose 27.21%. The Patten Group Inc holds 35,621 shares with $532,000 value, up from 5,120 last quarter. Autodesk Inc now has $24.18B valuation. The stock increased 1.30% or $1.41 during the last trading session, reaching $109.79. About 1.34 million shares traded. Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) has risen 91.08% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 74.38% the S&P500.

Among 27 analysts covering Autodesk Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK), 18 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Autodesk Inc. had 109 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, July 30 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by MUFG Securities Americas Inc on Wednesday, November 29 with “Sell”. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Monday, August 28. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, September 30 by UBS. The firm has “Buy” rating by Evercore given on Thursday, September 15. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, May 20 by Canaccord Genuity. On Thursday, February 4 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform”. As per Thursday, November 16, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. As per Monday, November 13, the company rating was upgraded by Guggenheim. The company was maintained on Friday, December 4 by RBC Capital Markets.

Patten Group Inc decreased Ishares Russell 2000 Growth Etf stake by 269 shares to 1 valued at $6,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced American Express Co (NYSE:AXP) stake by 3,088 shares and now owns 217 shares. Wisdomtree International Hedged Quality Dividend Growth Etf (IHDG) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.42 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.23, from 1.19 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 36 investors sold ADSK shares while 132 reduced holdings. 61 funds opened positions while 177 raised stakes. 206.38 million shares or 1.05% more from 204.24 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Lodge Hill Capital Lc invested 2% of its portfolio in Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK). Umb Bancorp N A Mo reported 2,170 shares stake. Invesco Ltd holds 2.08M shares or 0.09% of its portfolio. Waddell And Reed Financial holds 777,482 shares. Qs Invsts Ltd Liability Corporation reported 5,393 shares stake. Vident Advisory Limited Liability Corp holds 0.69% or 114,102 shares in its portfolio. Next Grp Inc stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK). Whittier Tru Company Of Nevada accumulated 0.01% or 990 shares. Geode Cap Mngmt Lc holds 0.1% or 2.34M shares. Wetherby Asset Management has 3,870 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Pacific Heights Asset Management Limited Com owns 1.16% invested in Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) for 108,000 shares. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag owns 537,006 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Ontario – Canada-based Bancorporation Of Montreal Can has invested 0.01% in Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK). Parkwood Ltd invested in 2,117 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Lombard Odier Asset Mgmt (Usa) Corp accumulated 1.4% or 175,000 shares.

Since August 28, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 sales for $6.74 million activity. The insider Di Fronzo Pascal W sold 580 shares worth $64,328. Anagnost Andrew also sold $2.71 million worth of Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) shares. Shares for $2.78 million were sold by NORRINGTON LORRIE M. On Thursday, September 21 the insider BEVERIDGE CRAWFORD W sold $169,230. Shares for $1.02M were sold by Blum Steven M.

Among 18 analysts covering Hologic (NASDAQ:HOLX), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. Hologic has $5300 highest and $40 lowest target. $48.35’s average target is 27.91% above currents $37.8 stock price. Hologic had 57 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Goldman Sachs maintained Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) on Thursday, August 3 with “Buy” rating. On Wednesday, July 5 the stock rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy”. As per Monday, January 8, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $48 target in Friday, September 18 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, August 3 by Argus Research. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, June 2 by Needham. Bank of America initiated the shares of HOLX in report on Friday, July 24 with “Buy” rating. As per Friday, December 11, the company rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) earned “Buy” rating by Needham on Thursday, January 28. Cowen & Co upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Wednesday, December 20 report.

Since September 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $898,744 activity. The insider Levy Lawrence M sold 9,596 shares worth $353,219.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.50, from 1.38 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 75 investors sold Hologic, Inc. shares while 145 reduced holdings. 64 funds opened positions while 129 raised stakes. 265.54 million shares or 0.74% less from 267.53 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Barclays Public Ltd Com invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX). Invesco Ltd holds 4.21 million shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Renaissance Technology Ltd Llc holds 0.02% or 501,838 shares. Tower Cap Ltd (Trc) reported 10,002 shares. Parsec Mgmt has 0.35% invested in Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX). Lafleur & Godfrey Ltd invested in 210,801 shares or 2.03% of the stock. Panagora Asset Management, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 669,324 shares. Graybill Bartz & Associates Ltd stated it has 60,334 shares or 1.64% of all its holdings. Morgan Stanley owns 1.16M shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Amer Mngmt Inc has 1.16M shares for 2.66% of their portfolio. Mastrapasqua Asset Management Inc holds 19,940 shares. 12,469 are held by Endurance Wealth Mngmt Incorporated. Endurant Cap L P accumulated 103,203 shares or 1.15% of the stock. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys holds 0.03% or 17,500 shares. Oakbrook Limited Liability Com reported 12,850 shares stake.