Investor Alert: Dover Corporation (NYSE:DOV) Quant Signals Under the Lens

Marco Green
October 10, 2017

This translates into $176.02 million profit for DOV giving the stock a 20.81 P/E. After $1.10 actual EPS reported by Mastercard Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 10.91% EPS growth.

Shares of Dover Corp (DOV) are heading in a near-term positive direction as the most recent close of the company has stayed above the Balance Step. 278,350 shares of the company's stock traded hands. It has outperformed by 12.98% the S&P500. Short interest fell from 2,628,483 to 2,470,943 over that period. Its up 2.58% from 4.50M shares previously. Sold All: 44 Reduced: 185 Increased: 166 New Position: 43. The SI to Genocea Biosciences Incorporated's float is 20.79%. The stock decreased 0.37% or $0.36 on October 6, reaching $96.19.

Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April 20th. It has outperformed by 50.52% the S&P500.

Since May 12, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $5.83 million activity. Schwartz Investment Counsel Inc sold 45,000 shares as Dover Corp (DOV)'s stock rose 4.00%. $3.33 million worth of stock was sold by STUBBS MICHAEL B on Friday, May 19.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q2. Its the same as in 2017Q1. The institutional investors in our partner's database now hold: 132.81 million shares, up from 130.80 million shares in 2017Q1. Metropolitan Life Ins Company New York holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) for 76,189 shares. Phocas Fincl Corp invested in 8,582 shares.

Investors may be taking a look at some additional technical numbers on shares of Dover Corp (DOV) in order to get a fuller picture. At Bankshares holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Dover Corp (NYSE:DOV) for 4,102 shares. Cincinnati Financial Corp, a Ohio-based fund reported 796,800 shares.#img1#. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt Systems, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 11,565 shares. Welch Forbes Ltd Liability Com reported 209,581 shares. Umb National Bank & Trust N A Mo has 12,509 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. The Avenir Corp holds 91,973 shares with $11.17 million value, down from 94,871 last quarter. 835 are owned by Orrstown Financial Svcs. Dorsey Whitney Tru Co Llc holds 0.11% in Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) or 4,391 shares.

The Leverage Ratio of Dover Corporation (NYSE:DOV) is 0.366597. It dived, as 75 investors sold HDS shares while 107 reduced holdings. Cannell Peter B & stated it has 45,312 shares. Eads & Heald Investment Counsel who had been investing in Dover for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.65 billion market cap company. The Company operates through four segments: Energy, Engineered Systems, Fluids and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. The Company's Energy segment is a provider of solutions and services for production and processing of fuels around the world. Therefore 61% are positive. Dover had 74 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of HDS in report on Wednesday, June 7 with "Buy" rating. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of DOV in report on Monday, October 5 with "Equal-Weight" rating. BidaskClub lowered shares of Dover Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, June 22nd.

September 19 investment analysts at Morgan Stanley left the stock rating at "Overweight" but raised the price expectation from $84.00 to $97.00. BMO Capital Markets reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $94.00 price objective on shares of Dover Corporation in a research report on Sunday, August 27th. The Blair William & Company holds 31,892 shares with $977,000 value, down from 47,884 last quarter. At the time of writing Dover Corporation (NYSE:DOV) has a price to book ratio of 3.597338. On September 20 the stock rating was upgraded to "Overweight" from "Neutral" in an announcement from JP Morgan.

Genocea Biosciences, Inc., is harnessing the power of T cell immunity to develop vaccines and immunotherapies company. The company has market cap of $50.18 million. The Firm has one product candidate in Phase III clinical development, GEN-003, an immunotherapy for the treatment of genital herpes.

Among 35 analysts covering FedEx (NYSE:FDX), 21 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Genocea Biosciences has $4000 highest and $10.0 lowest target. With short interest at 2,470,943 and short average daily volume at 1,004,414, days to cover is 2.0 and the percentage of shorted shares is 0.02% as of September 15. Intl Value Advisers Ltd Co has invested 6.19% in Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA). The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, July 24 by Cowen & Co. The stock of HD Supply Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:HDS) earned "Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, August 16. As per Tuesday, January 3, the company rating was upgraded by Vertical Research. The stock of HD Supply Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:HDS) earned "Buy" rating by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, October 15. The rating was downgraded by Needham to "Hold" on Tuesday, September 26. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Thursday, August 6 by Piper Jaffray. A reading between 0 and -20 would point to an overbought situation. Earnings and What They Mean to Oil and Gas Investors" with publication date: "April 25, 2017. As per Tuesday, December 13, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus.

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