Actuant (ATU) At $25.80 Forms Bottom; Commvault Systems (CVLT) Shorts Up By 45.77%

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Commvault Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CVLT) had an increase of 45.77% in short interest. CVLT’s SI was 2.19M shares in June as released by FINRA. Its up 45.77% from 1.50 million shares previously. With 1.09 million avg volume, 2 days are for Commvault Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CVLT)’s short sellers to cover CVLT’s short positions. The SI to Commvault Systems Inc’s float is 5.25%. The stock increased 0.28% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $71.8. About 355,342 shares traded. Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT) has risen 23.56% since June 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.99% the S&P500. Some Historical CVLT News: ; 01/05/2018 – Commvault Announces New Governance Initiatives to Support Strategic Transformation Plan; 02/04/2018 – Commvault faces proxy battle with activist hedge fund Elliott Management; 01/05/2018 – CommVault Systems 4Q Loss/Shr 4c; 26/04/2018 – Commvault Names Scott Strubel to Lead Worldwide Channels; 02/04/2018 – Elliott Associates, L.P., Affiliates Report Stake In CommVault Systems; 02/04/2018 – ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT SAYS ELLIOTT’S NOMINEES TO BOARD OF COMMVAULT INCLUDE MARTHA BEJAR, WENDY LANE, JOHN MCCORMACK, CHUCK MORAN; 01/05/2018 – COMMVAULT: ELLIOTT TO WITHDRAWING THEIR DIRECTOR NOMINEES; 02/04/2018 – ELLIOTT MANAGEMENT – NOMINEES TO COMMVAULT BOARD INCLUDE JOHN MCCORMACK, FORMER CEO OF WEBSENSE & CHUCK MORAN, FOUNDER AND FORMER CEO OF SKILLSOFT; 01/05/2018 – CommVault Systems 4Q Rev $184.9M; 10/04/2018 – Hitachi, Ltd Selects Commvault to Protect its SAP HANA Cloud Service

Actuant Corporation (ATU) formed multiple bottom with $24.51 target or 5.00% below today’s $25.80 share price. Actuant Corporation (ATU) has $1.57 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.19% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $25.8. About 322,987 shares traded. Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) has declined 2.94% since June 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.51% the S&P500. Some Historical ATU News: ; 21/03/2018 – Actuant Raises 2018 View To Rev $1.14B-$1.16B; 15/05/2018 – Wellington Management Group Buys New 4.9% Position in Actuant; 21/03/2018 – ACTUANT SEES FY ADJ EPS $1.140 TO $1.16B, EST. $1.055; 21/03/2018 – CORRECT: ACTUANT SEES FY ADJ EPS $1.00 TO $1.10, EST. $1.05; 21/03/2018 – Actuant 2Q Adj EPS 13c; 21/03/2018 – ACTUANT CORP ATU.N SEES FY ADJUSTED SHR $1.00 TO $1.10; 07/05/2018 – Actuant Announces General Counsel Appointment; 30/03/2018 – S&P REVISES ACTUANT CORP. TO RATING ‘BB’ FROM ‘BB+’; OUTLOOK ‘NEGATIVE’; 21/03/2018 – Actuant Adjusts Fiscal 2018 Guidance; 21/03/2018 Actuant 2Q Loss/Shr 30c

Since January 29, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 15 selling transactions for $27.96 million activity. BUNTE AL sold $8.84 million worth of stock or 135,000 shares. 13,474 shares valued at $919,560 were sold by Merrill Gary on Wednesday, May 16. $394,425 worth of Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT) was sold by GEDAY ARMANDO on Friday, February 16. The insider KURIMSKY ROBERT F sold $377,391. HAMMER N ROBERT sold 187,502 shares worth $9.51 million. 5,500 shares were sold by WALKER DAVID F, worth $305,140. CAROLAN BRIAN sold 5,484 shares worth $383,332.

More notable recent Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT) news were published by: Marketwatch.com which released: “Nasdaq extends grinding-higher technical breakout ahead of the Fed” on June 13, 2018, also Investingnews.com with their article: “3 Cybersecurity ETFs for Investors” published on June 14, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “Research Report Identifies Floor & Decor, CommVault, Kennametal, SendGrid, Quality Care Properties, and The …” on May 23, 2018. More interesting news about Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT) were released by: Digitaljournal.com and their article: “Deadline Upcoming in $12.5 Million Settlement in the CommVault Systems Inc (NASDAQ: CVLT) Investor Lawsuit” published on June 08, 2018 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “GDPR represents huge opportunity for Channel with Commvault Data Governance Solutions” with publication date: May 23, 2018.

Commvault Systems, Inc. provides data and information management software applications and related services in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $3.27 billion. The companyÂ’s software suite contains solutions that are built on a single unified code base and platform to protect, manage, and access data and information. It currently has negative earnings. It offers data protection, backup, and recovery software solutions that allow for the backup of databases, files, applications, endpoints, and virtual machines with according to data type and recovery profile; and help to optimize storage with deduplication, recover data, and leverage reports to improve backup and recovery processes.

Among 15 analysts covering Commvault Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Commvault Systems Inc. has $8500 highest and $36 lowest target. $67.43’s average target is -6.09% below currents $71.8 stock price. Commvault Systems Inc. had 47 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, July 29 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, June 7. The company was maintained on Monday, July 24 by Mizuho. On Friday, September 9 the stock rating was maintained by Mizuho with “Buy”. The stock of Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, September 14 by Mizuho. The firm has “Buy” rating by Mizuho given on Friday, January 22. The stock has “Buy” rating by Mizuho on Tuesday, October 25. The rating was maintained by Mizuho on Wednesday, July 29 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, September 1 by Jefferies. The stock of Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, January 28 by Lake Street.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.7 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.26, from 0.96 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 23 investors sold Commvault Systems, Inc. shares while 80 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 38.70 million shares or 1.35% less from 39.23 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Stone Ridge Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Com reported 9,417 shares. Peak6 Invests Ltd Partnership reported 29,242 shares stake. 69,047 were accumulated by Prudential Inc. New York-based Amalgamated Bancorp has invested 0.01% in Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT). Credit Suisse Ag holds 0.07% or 1.33M shares. Canada Pension Plan Board owns 194,000 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Proshare Advsr Ltd Liability, Maryland-based fund reported 10,444 shares. Invesco Limited, a Georgia-based fund reported 1.35M shares. Tower Research Capital Limited (Trc) stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT). Eagle Asset Mgmt reported 0.09% in Commvault Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CVLT). Point72 Asset Mgmt Ltd Partnership owns 166,100 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Tiaa Cref Invest Mngmt Ltd Liability has 261,914 shares. Natixis stated it has 123,217 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Bankshares Of New York Mellon holds 0.03% or 2.01M shares in its portfolio. 602,775 are owned by Wells Fargo And Mn.

Since May 14, 2018, it had 1 insider buy, and 0 sales for $74,400 activity. On Monday, May 14 the insider Altavilla Alfredo bought $74,400.

Among 18 analysts covering Actuant (NYSE:ATU), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Actuant has $30 highest and $0.50 lowest target. $21.95’s average target is -14.92% below currents $25.8 stock price. Actuant had 50 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, September 27 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) earned “Equal Weight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, June 22. Acumen Capital initiated Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) on Friday, December 18 with “Speculative Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, September 18 with “Overweight”. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Hold” rating and $2400 target in Tuesday, July 25 report. The stock of Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, June 22 by Gabelli. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Friday, August 18 report. The stock of Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, June 23. The stock of Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) earned “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, November 14. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, June 5 report.

Analysts await Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) to report earnings on June, 20. They expect $0.36 EPS, up 12.50% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.32 per share. ATU’s profit will be $21.85 million for 17.92 P/E if the $0.36 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.13 actual EPS reported by Actuant Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 176.92% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.06 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.23, from 1.29 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 15 investors sold Actuant Corporation shares while 47 reduced holdings. 15 funds opened positions while 51 raised stakes. 67.91 million shares or 5.02% more from 64.66 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Moreover, Us State Bank De has 0% invested in Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU). Ironwood Invest Counsel Ltd Liability Corporation reported 16,600 shares. Suffolk Ltd Co reported 0.11% in Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU). Bancorp Of America Corp De owns 288,518 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Massmutual Trust Fsb Adv holds 0% or 12,524 shares. Principal Fincl Gp has 0.01% invested in Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) for 459,952 shares. Citigroup Incorporated reported 6,230 shares. California State Teachers Retirement System reported 0% in Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU). Parkside Finance Bancorp & Tru holds 0% of its portfolio in Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) for 35 shares. Gofen Glossberg Lc Il holds 10,984 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Schwab Charles Inv Mgmt holds 0.01% or 601,502 shares. Advisory Ntwk Lc holds 108 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky holds 17,192 shares. Deutsche Bank Ag has 0% invested in Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU). Alliancebernstein Lp invested in 0% or 74,285 shares.

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