Influential Analyst Rating Changes: EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Marco Green
November 14, 2017

After a recent check, Cisco Systems, Inc. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $35.31.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, October 26th. The rating was initiated by Credit Agricole with "Buy" on Tuesday, December 15. JP Morgan maintained Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ENTA) on Tuesday, August 9 with "Overweight" rating. Its stake was worth $566,575,000 an increase of $34,020,000 as of the end of the quarter. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 137,302,042 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $3,908,989,000 after buying an additional 1,525,298 shares during the period. A stock rating will usually tell the investor how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts believe is a fair value for the stock, based on an objective evaluation of the company. On the other end, a stock with a score from 0-2 would be viewed as weak. About 3,408 shares traded.

Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) gets another chance this week to explain its plans for a transformation away from a focus on selling network switches and routers and toward a more software-centric, subscription-based business. It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500.

Since May 24, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $12.50 million activity. CHAMBERS JOHN T also sold $9.31M worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) will report fiscal first-quarter earnings after the close tomorrow. On Sunday, June 11 the insider Walker Karen sold $244,125. So is with Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO), 23 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 62% are positive. Total SA had 30 analyst reports since August 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, ValuEngine raised Cisco Systems from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 26th. As per Thursday, April 28, the company rating was downgraded by JMP Securities. Its quick ratio for the most recent quarter is 3.00. (NASDAQ:CSCO) rating on Friday, September 23. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Robert W. Baird on Tuesday, August 8.

Digging deeper, call option interest is now in the 100th percentile of its annual range, indicating call traders are flocking to Cisco Systems ahead of earnings.

Checking in on some valuation rankings, Cisco Systems, Inc. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, August 18 by UBS. UBS has "Buy" rating and $32 target. The Volatility 12m of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) was sold by Jacoby Rebecca on Wednesday, June 14. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 286,628 shares of the company's stock, valued at $9,000,119.20. Fcm Tx owns 81,286 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.18 in Q2 2017. A stock with a beta between 0.0 and 1.0 has smaller ups and downs. 111 funds opened positions while 694 raised stakes.

Cisco Systems, Inc. has a 52 week low of $29.12 and a 52 week high of $34.75. That suggests something of the likelihood of a short squeeze in shares of CSCO. Tradewinds Cap Mgmt Lc holds 31,892 shares or 0.53% of its portfolio. Investors often look for shares with high Book to Market value as this could indicate that the equity is priced below market value and underpriced. Loews invested in 500,000 shares.

Buffalo Wild Wings surged 26 percent after a report that the restaurant chain had received a takeover bid at about $2.3 billion from private equity Roark Capital Group.

In terms of EBITDA Yield, Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Frontier Investment accumulated 1.15% or 377,432 shares. Cisco Systems comprises about 1.5% of Mondrian Investment Partners LTD's portfolio, making the stock its 25th largest position. Can grew its holdings in Cisco Systems by 4.4% during the second quarter. Capstone Asset holds 5,890 shares.

PBF Energy a holding company.

Investors were waiting for any signs of compromise on US tax policy after Senate Republicans unveiled a plan last week that would cut corporate taxes a year later than a rival House of Representatives' bill. The Firm is an independent petroleum refiner and supplier of unbranded transportation fuels, heating oil, petrochemical feedstocks, lubricants and other petroleum products in the United States.

NASDAQ exhibits a P/E ratio of 17.82 with a forward P/E of 13.29. The Firm operates through two divisions: Refining and Logistics. About 723,346 shares traded.

Analysts await PBF Energy Inc (NYSE:PBF) to report earnings on February, 15. Its down 0.09, from 0.94 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 35 investors sold PBF Energy Inc shares while 42 reduced holdings. Credit Suisse Ag owns 28,651 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio. Petrus Tru Lta holds 0.06% or 10,709 shares. Shares of ANGI Homeservices Inc. Hotchkis & Wiley Cap Management Llc holds 1.02M shares. The network equipment provider reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.61. Roundview Capital Limited Co reported 32,715 shares. Wfg Advsr Lp has 0% invested in Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ENTA) for 44 shares. Numina Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 1.01% in PBF Energy Inc (NYSE:PBF). Retirement Of Alabama reported 0.02% of its portfolio in PBF Energy Inc (NYSE:PBF).

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