The Insider Joseph Mansueto Unloaded 22900 shares of Morningstar, Inc. (MORN); Last Week AZZ Inc. (AZZ) Analysts

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Among 3 analysts covering AZZ (NYSE:AZZ), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. AZZ had 10 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, December 8 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, May 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. As per Monday, October 12, the company rating was downgraded by Sidoti. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, March 28 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, January 11 by BB&T Capital. The rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, January 10 to “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold” on Wednesday, September 27. Stifel Nicolaus maintained AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) on Thursday, September 7 with “Hold” rating. As per Friday, July 7, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by Zacks. See AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) latest ratings:

18/05/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Hold New Target: $47.0000 Maintain

AZZ Inc. provides galvanizing services, welding solutions, specialty electrical equipment, and highly engineered services to the power generation, transmission, distribution, refining, and industrial markets. The company has market cap of $1.12 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Energy and Galvanizing Services. It has a 21.85 P/E ratio. The Energy segment provides specialized services and products designed to support industrial, nuclear, and electrical applications.

The stock increased 2.50% or $1.05 during the last trading session, reaching $43.05. About 255,416 shares traded or 84.43% up from the average. AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) has declined 25.72% since May 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 37.27% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.09, from 1.19 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 15 investors sold AZZ Inc. shares while 39 reduced holdings. 19 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. 23.59 million shares or 3.80% more from 22.73 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Deprince Race Zollo reported 0.04% in AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ). The United Kingdom-based Barclays Public Limited has invested 0% in AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ). Sheets Smith Wealth Mgmt invested 0.06% in AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ). Texas Permanent School Fund reported 0.01% stake. Envestnet Asset Mgmt invested 0% of its portfolio in AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ). Glenmede Tru Co Na stated it has 90 shares or 0% of all its holdings. First Lp owns 112,819 shares. Royal National Bank & Trust Of Canada has 798,735 shares. Profund Advsr Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.01% in AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ). State Street has invested 0% in AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ). Great West Life Assurance Communication Can reported 33,933 shares. 31 were reported by Stratos Wealth Prtnrs Limited. The Pennsylvania-based Alphaone Ser Limited Liability Corporation has invested 1.4% in AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ). Philadelphia Trust Co, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 46,498 shares. Rutabaga Mngmt Llc Ma invested in 3.02% or 257,182 shares.

More notable recent AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “AZZ incorporated 2018 Q4 – Results – Earnings Call Slides” on May 15, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “AZZ’s (AZZ) CEO Tom Ferguson on Q3 Q4 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” published on May 15, 2018, Streetinsider.com published: “AZZ, Inc. (AZZ) Reports Q4 EPS of $0.15, Miss on Revenues; Offers FY19 EPS Guidance Above Consensus” on May 15, 2018. More interesting news about AZZ Inc. (NYSE:AZZ) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “What Happened in the Stock Market Today” published on May 15, 2018 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “10 Stocks To Watch For May 15, 2018” with publication date: May 15, 2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.58 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.45, from 1.13 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 8 investors sold Morningstar, Inc. shares while 44 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 16.83 million shares or 3.78% more from 16.22 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Winfield Associate stated it has 5 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Tdam Usa Inc holds 0.07% or 12,023 shares in its portfolio. Paradigm Asset Management Com Ltd Com reported 0.02% in Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN). Captrust Financial Advsr, North Carolina-based fund reported 186 shares. Metropolitan Life reported 0% of its portfolio in Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN). 62 were accumulated by City Holdg. Goldman Sachs reported 28,245 shares stake. Zebra Capital Management Llc has 16,384 shares. Principal Financial has 0% invested in Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN) for 3,133 shares. Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Management Il owns 3,937 shares. Force Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability has 4,715 shares. Deutsche Bancorporation Ag holds 5,955 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Ameriprise Incorporated has invested 0% of its portfolio in Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN). Moreover, Cornerstone Capital Management Ltd Company has 0.01% invested in Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN). Jpmorgan Chase And Co reported 885,853 shares.

The stock increased 1.11% or $1.27 during the last trading session, reaching $115.9. About 73,308 shares traded or 28.26% up from the average. Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN) has risen 23.43% since May 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.88% the S&P500.

More notable recent Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Morningstar’s Annual Global Asset Flows Report Finds Rising Markets Spurred Record Demand for Funds in 2017” on May 21, 2018, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “Morningstar, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of 25 Cents Per Share” published on May 18, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “With Its All-In-One Portfolio Tracker, Fintech Awards Finalist Sharesight Has Its Sights Set On Benzinga Gold” on May 02, 2018. More interesting news about Morningstar, Inc. (NASDAQ:MORN) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “3 Ways Alternative Investments Are Going High Tech” published on May 18, 2018 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Recent Analysis Shows Morningstar, Tactile Systems Technology, Allete, Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals, Magellan ..” with publication date: April 30, 2018.

As shown in an electronic form submitted to the U.S. Security & Exchange Commission on 21/05/2018, Joseph Mansueto an insider in Morningstar Inc and currently Executive Chairman, sold shares worth $2,622,716 U.S Dollars in the company. He sold 22,900 shares, at average $114.5 per share. He also sold 118,572 shares with value $13,054,081 USD in the last month. The probability of this sell remaining disregarded is little as it’s sizable one, with the Executive Chairman now having rights to 23.81 million shares – that is 55.99% of Morningstar Inc’s total market capitalization.

Since February 23, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 sales for $11.99 million activity. Mansueto Joseph D had sold 18,534 shares worth $2.08 million on Monday, May 14. Another trade for 1,531 shares valued at $146,149 was made by Landis Gail S on Friday, February 23.

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