$0.94 EPS Expected for Xcel Energy (XEL); King Luther Capital Management Has Boosted Its Aceto (ACET) Stake

October 13, 2017 - By Migdalia James

King Luther Capital Management Corp increased Aceto Corp (ACET) stake by 35.64% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. King Luther Capital Management Corp acquired 150,500 shares as Aceto Corp (ACET)’s stock declined 8.95%. The King Luther Capital Management Corp holds 572,826 shares with $8.85M value, up from 422,326 last quarter. Aceto Corp now has $337.23M valuation. The stock rose 0.63% or $0.07 reaching $11.2 per share. About shares traded. Aceto Corporation (NASDAQ:ACET) has declined 30.78% since October 13, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 47.48% the S&P500.

Analysts expect Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) to report $0.94 EPS on October, 26.They anticipate $0.04 EPS change or 4.44% from last quarter’s $0.9 EPS. XEL’s profit would be $477.32 million giving it 12.98 P/E if the $0.94 EPS is correct. After having $0.45 EPS previously, Xcel Energy Inc’s analysts see 108.89% EPS growth. About 46,886 shares traded. Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) has risen 13.18% since October 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.52% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.45 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.23, from 1.68 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 16 investors sold ACET shares while 26 reduced holdings. 14 funds opened positions while 47 raised stakes. 24.54 million shares or 1.25% more from 24.24 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Rhumbline Advisers reported 59,057 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Arizona State Retirement Systems reported 0% in Aceto Corporation (NASDAQ:ACET). Moreover, Connors Investor Inc has 0.26% invested in Aceto Corporation (NASDAQ:ACET). Ngam Advsr LP reported 103,599 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Barclays Plc reported 5,792 shares. Blackrock invested in 3.68 million shares or 0% of the stock. 19,816 are owned by Nationwide Fund. Minnesota-based Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans has invested 0% in Aceto Corporation (NASDAQ:ACET). Natl Bank Of America Corporation De invested in 364,325 shares or 0% of the stock. Lsv Asset Management accumulated 37,300 shares or 0% of the stock. Morgan Stanley holds 64,428 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Hillcrest Asset Mngmt Lc reported 550,755 shares stake. 494 are held by Us Bank & Trust De. Aperio Group Incorporated Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0% stake. 1,184 were reported by Ls Invest Advsrs Limited Liability Corp.

Among 2 analysts covering Aceto (NASDAQ:ACET), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Aceto had 4 analyst reports since March 31, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by First Analysis on Monday, November 14. Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of ACET in report on Monday, August 28 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Overweight” rating by First Analysis on Thursday, March 31.

King Luther Capital Management Corp decreased Roper Inds Inc New (NYSE:ROP) stake by 9,026 shares to 649,781 valued at $150.44M in 2017Q2. It also reduced Pgt Inc (NASDAQ:PGTI) stake by 146,831 shares and now owns 260,103 shares. Lkq Corp (NASDAQ:LKQ) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.23 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.01, from 1.22 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 32 investors sold Xcel Energy Inc shares while 170 reduced holdings. 61 funds opened positions while 187 raised stakes. 362.20 million shares or 0.30% more from 361.13 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Alley Communications Ltd Com, Illinois-based fund reported 76,150 shares. Charter Trust Communication has 10,224 shares. The Switzerland-based Credit Suisse Ag has invested 0.03% in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL). Osborne Prtn Mgmt Limited Liability stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL). Etrade Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 5,878 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Allstate Corporation owns 22,396 shares. Evercore Wealth Management Ltd Liability stated it has 0.01% in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL). Quantbot L P accumulated 91,468 shares. First Commonwealth Corporation Pa holds 19,217 shares. Moreover, Teachers Ins & Annuity Association Of America has 0.35% invested in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL). Harbour Investment Ltd Liability Corporation invested 0.22% of its portfolio in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL). Thompson Siegel & Walmsley Ltd reported 894,461 shares. Art Advisors Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.06% in Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) or 22,700 shares. Blackrock Incorporated holds 0.1% or 40.36M shares. Wfg Advisors L P holds 0.36% or 34,424 shares.

Among 14 analysts covering Xcel Energy Inc. (NYSE:XEL), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 7% are positive. Xcel Energy Inc. had 38 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) rating on Wednesday, August 30. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $50.0 target. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, September 19 by UBS. The stock of Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, March 2 by Robert W. Baird. SunTrust maintained the shares of XEL in report on Monday, September 26 with “Neutral” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by SunTrust on Monday, March 7. On Monday, July 31 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. On Friday, December 2 the stock rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital to “Equal Weight”. As per Wednesday, October 21, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Mizuho maintained it with “Hold” rating and $46.0 target in Wednesday, September 27 report. JP Morgan upgraded Xcel Energy Inc (NYSE:XEL) on Thursday, June 16 to “Overweight” rating.

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