Papa John's International, Inc. (PZZA) Is At $52.27 Formed Wedge; Parametric Portfolio Associates Has Decreased Its Core (CORE) Holding

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Papa John's International, Inc. (PZZA) formed wedge down with $48.61 target or 7.00% below today’s $52.27 share price. Papa John's International, Inc. (PZZA) has $1.68B valuation. The stock decreased 0.72% or $0.38 during the last trading session, reaching $52.27. About 74,666 shares traded. Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) has declined 27.44% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 38.99% the S&P500.

Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc decreased Core (CORE) stake by 13.44% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc sold 26,841 shares as Core (CORE)’s stock declined 31.11%. The Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc holds 172,869 shares with $5.46 million value, down from 199,710 last quarter. Core now has $871.85 million valuation. The stock increased 2.11% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $18.89. About 45,307 shares traded. Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE) has declined 32.34% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 43.89% the S&P500.

Among 8 analysts covering Core-Mark Holding Company (NASDAQ:CORE), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Core-Mark Holding Company had 25 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Wednesday, May 9. On Friday, January 5 the stock rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Buy”. As per Tuesday, August 30, the company rating was maintained by Raymond James. The rating was maintained by Stephens with “Hold” on Friday, March 2. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, August 3 by Jefferies. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Stephens given on Wednesday, October 28. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Friday, March 2 by BMO Capital Markets. As per Thursday, October 12, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Friday, April 1. On Friday, September 30 the stock rating was downgraded by Jefferies to “Hold”.

More important recent Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Core-Mark to Webcast Presentation from 2018 BMO Farm to Market Conference” on May 14, 2018, also Globenewswire.com published article titled: “Core-Mark Announces First Quarter 2018 Investor Call”, Globenewswire.com published: “Core-Mark Announces First Quarter 2018 Financial Results” on May 08, 2018. More interesting news about Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Core-Mark Holding’s (CORE) CEO Thomas Perkins on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: May 08, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.12 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.04, from 1.16 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 10 investors sold CORE shares while 49 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 41.59 million shares or 3.92% less from 43.28 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Legal & General Gru Public Ltd Company invested in 142,517 shares or 0% of the stock. Northern Tru stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE). Envestnet Asset Mgmt Inc owns 7,447 shares. The California-based California State Teachers Retirement Systems has invested 0.01% in Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE). Swiss Bankshares holds 78,900 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Metropolitan Life Insurance holds 0.01% or 14,813 shares. Huntington Retail Bank reported 1,975 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Bessemer Inc has 0% invested in Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE) for 310 shares. 7,436 were reported by Sei Investments. Proshare Advsrs Limited Com accumulated 8,299 shares or 0% of the stock. First Ltd Partnership holds 0% or 10,818 shares in its portfolio. Td Asset Management reported 0% stake. Goldman Sachs Group Inc Inc holds 140,184 shares. Alliancebernstein LP accumulated 69,772 shares. Illinois-based Advisory Rech has invested 0.44% in Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE).

Since March 14, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $145,598 activity. On Wednesday, March 14 the insider Rolheiser Eric sold $145,598.

Analysts await Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:CORE) to report earnings on August, 14. They expect $0.27 EPS, up 28.57% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.21 per share. CORE’s profit will be $12.46M for 17.49 P/E if the $0.27 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.07 actual EPS reported by Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 285.71% EPS growth.

Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc increased Six Flags Entertainment Corp (NYSE:SIX) stake by 36,277 shares to 341,895 valued at $22.76 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Cambrex Corp Com (NYSE:CBM) stake by 8,409 shares and now owns 85,461 shares. Lend Lease Ltd Sponsored Adr (LLESY) was raised too.

Among 11 analysts covering Papa John'S International (NASDAQ:PZZA), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. Papa John'S International has $100.0 highest and $57 lowest target. $73.71’s average target is 41.02% above currents $52.27 stock price. Papa John'S International had 24 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, November 2 by BTIG Research. The stock of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Friday, December 22. KeyBanc Capital Markets upgraded the shares of PZZA in report on Monday, November 9 to “Overweight” rating. Stephens maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Wednesday, October 11 report. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Monday, December 18. On Monday, August 10 the stock rating was downgraded by Tigress Financial to “Strong Buy”. The rating was upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 20 to “Overweight”. Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $83.0 target in Tuesday, October 10 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Citigroup given on Monday, September 18. The stock of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) earned “Neutral” rating by Longbow on Wednesday, May 9.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.08, from 1.05 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 39 investors sold Papa John's International, Inc. shares while 65 reduced holdings. 51 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. 28.52 million shares or 1.80% less from 29.04 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Morgan Stanley holds 0% or 159,714 shares in its portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers holds 0.01% or 61,053 shares in its portfolio. Proshare Advsr Ltd holds 0% or 6,066 shares. Credit Suisse Ag accumulated 40,322 shares. American Gru owns 69,898 shares. Barclays Pcl accumulated 36,161 shares. Sg Americas Limited Company has 0% invested in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) for 9,444 shares. Goldman Sachs Gp, New York-based fund reported 298,203 shares. Advantus holds 0% or 3,150 shares. Los Angeles And Equity Research Inc holds 47,463 shares. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Co holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) for 177,472 shares. Dupont Cap Mgmt has invested 0.01% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Highbridge Cap Mgmt Limited Liability owns 0.01% invested in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) for 9,792 shares. Sandy Spring Bank accumulated 15 shares. Moreover, Invesco Limited has 0.01% invested in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) for 426,223 shares.

Since March 1, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $3.47 million activity. $677,623 worth of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) was sold by OHern Timothy C on Thursday, March 8. SHAPIRO MARK S also sold $500,318 worth of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) on Thursday, March 1. $2.19 million worth of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) shares were sold by Tucker Lance F.. Shares for $107,726 were sold by Oyler Caroline Miller on Friday, March 9.

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