Emerson Electric (EMR) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance

Marco Green
May 10, 2018

The company's shares were given away at $65.74 per share worth to an income of some $623,873 on account of Purvis Edgar M Jr. The consumer electronics and appliances company at the end of 2017Q4 was valued at $1.81M.

University of MI professor and noted insider trading researcher, Nejat Seyhun, discovered that when insiders bought shares of their own companies, the stocks outperformed the total market by 8.9% over the following year while when they sold shares, the stock underperformed 5.4% over the same period. (BMCH) closed the Tuesday at final price of $19.8 after traded 1368343 shares. Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) has risen 16.24% since May 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.69% the S&P500.

Rathbone Brothers Plc decreased Brown (BF.B) stake by 53.99% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Nexus Investment Management Inc bought 32,861 shares as the company's stock declined 12.97% with the market. The company's revenue was up 18.9% on a year-over-year basis. As per Thursday, November 2, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock increased 2.09% or $1.16 during the last trading session, reaching $56.61. (NYSE:EMR) earned "Sell" rating by Citigroup. It has underperformed by 14.93% the S&P500. G&S Capital LLC acquired a new position in Emerson Electric in the 4th quarter valued at about $101,000. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 11th will be issued a $0.485 dividend. It's up 0.09, from 0.86 in 2017Q3. Now it had 26,023 shares held by the institutional investor. Nelson Van Denburg Campbell Wealth Mngmt holds 971 shares. Alpha Windward Llc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 4,275 shares. Sector Pension Investment Board reported 71,142 shares. Lord Abbett Commerce Limited Liability Company has invested 0.37% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). John G Ullman & Associates Inc owns 419,411 shares or 5.83% of their U.S. portfolio. Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Liberty Capital reported 0.31% stake. Price T Rowe Assocs Md holds 0.11% or 7.07M shares. Sit Assocs holds 0.01% or 4,915 shares. Mastrapasqua Asset Incorporated holds 7,480 shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. Moreover, Guardian Life Insurance Of America has 0.17% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). "Buy" rating has 7, "Sell" are 1, while 6 are "Hold". Therefore 41% are positive. This indicator compares the closing price of a stock in relation to the highs and lows over a certain time period. They issued an "overweight" rating and a $80.00 target price on the stock. (NYSE:EMR) has "Hold" rating given by Robert W. Baird. UBS has "Neutral" rating and $84 target. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, February 16 report. The rating was downgraded by SunTrust to "Hold" on Thursday, December 22. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, August 25 by Vetr. Cowen reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $78.00 price target on shares of Emerson Electric in a research report on Wednesday, April 18th. The rating was downgraded by Buckingham Research on Friday, August 19 to "Underperform". The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Thursday, February 18 by Dundee Securities. Trillium Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Company has 3,173 shares.

Since December 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $498,900 activity.

Exec VP - Org. Planning & Dev., Pelch Steven J., sold 1,978 common shares of Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) were recently posted by: Benzinga.com on April 30, 2018 with title "Emerson Electric Q2 Earnings Preview".

More news for Emerson Electric Co. Seekingalpha.com's article titled: "Resolute Forest Products' (RFP) CEO Yves Laflamme on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript" and published on May 03, 2018 is yet another important article.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.95 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.09, from 0.86 in 2017Q3.

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding EMR? 353 rose positions while 107 funds bought positions. Day traders need to be able to get in and out of a stock quickly and easily, so they will want to trade stocks with high daily volume - typically 1 million shares at absolute minimum. Chesley Taft Llc stated it has 35,957 shares or 0.21% of all its holdings. Andra Ap holds 72,500 shares. Us Bancorporation De has 3.08 million shares. Emerson Electric had a return on equity of 21.69% and a net margin of 10.83%. Emerson Electric's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 73.48%. Front Barnett Associate Ltd Liability Corporation invested 0.05% in Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR) on Tuesday, February 6 with "Hold" rating.

Several analysts have released their opinion on Emerson Electric Co. The stock's average target of $42.50 is -40.09% below today's ($70.94) share price. Emerson Electric Co. had 91 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:EMR). Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc holds 0.32% or 14,234 shs in its capital.

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