Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (AGII) Analysts See $0.78 EPS; Zevenbergen Capital Investments Lifted Its 2U (TWOU) Holding

April 25, 2018 - By Winifred Garcia

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Zevenbergen Capital Investments Llc increased 2U Inc. (TWOU) stake by 2.44% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Zevenbergen Capital Investments Llc acquired 23,915 shares as 2U Inc. (TWOU)’s stock rose 34.60%. The Zevenbergen Capital Investments Llc holds 1.01 million shares with $64.89M value, up from 982,015 last quarter. 2U Inc. now has $4.23B valuation. The stock decreased 1.52% or $1.24 during the last trading session, reaching $80.24. About 518,522 shares traded or 7.22% up from the average. 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ:TWOU) has risen 126.93% since April 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 115.38% the S&P500.

Analysts expect Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII) to report $0.78 EPS on May, 2.They anticipate $0.16 EPS change or 25.81% from last quarter’s $0.62 EPS. AGII’s profit would be $26.30 million giving it 18.83 P/E if the $0.78 EPS is correct. After having $-0.57 EPS previously, Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd.’s analysts see -236.84% EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.68% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $58.75. About 159,051 shares traded. Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII) has declined 1.44% since April 25, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.99% the S&P500.

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. underwrites specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.98 billion. The Company’s Excess and Surplus Lines segment underwrites primary and excess specialty casualty, contract liability, commercial multi-peril, product liability, environmental liability, allied medical, and auto liability products. It has a 41.2 P/E ratio. This segment distributes its products through a network of wholesale agents and brokers.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.28, from 1.23 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 23 investors sold Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. shares while 57 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. 24.69 million shares or 0.42% less from 24.79 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 71,525 were reported by Dean Cap Mgmt. Wedge Cap Mgmt L L P Nc owns 0.24% invested in Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII) for 431,525 shares. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado, Colorado-based fund reported 6,916 shares. State Street holds 0% or 939,775 shares. Blackrock reported 2.13 million shares. Northern Tru Corp reported 472,529 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested 0% in Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII). Keybank Natl Association Oh stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII). Quantbot Tech Lp holds 2,843 shares. Macquarie Group Inc has 0% invested in Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII). Los Angeles Cap And Equity Rech Inc owns 23,259 shares. Schwab Charles Inv Mngmt accumulated 242,112 shares. 91,019 were reported by Pnc Services Group. Hillcrest Asset Limited Liability Corp holds 1.93% or 173,776 shares in its portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers accumulated 36,136 shares.

Among 5 analysts covering Argo Group International Holdings (NASDAQ:AGII), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Argo Group International Holdings had 7 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Piper Jaffray initiated Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII) on Thursday, December 10 with “Overweight” rating. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Friday, May 13. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Wood given on Thursday, December 28. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, September 18 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Keefe Bruyette & Woods upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, December 28 report. On Monday, June 27 the stock rating was initiated by JMP Securities with “Mkt Perform”.

Zevenbergen Capital Investments Llc decreased Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ:PCLN) stake by 7,402 shares to 1,264 valued at $2.20M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:REGN) stake by 13,020 shares and now owns 129,665 shares. Monolithic Power Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:MPWR) was reduced too.

Among 13 analysts covering 2U (NASDAQ:TWOU), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 92% are positive. 2U had 47 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Needham maintained it with “Buy” rating and $72.0 target in Wednesday, November 8 report. Robert W. Baird maintained 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ:TWOU) rating on Tuesday, February 27. Robert W. Baird has “Buy” rating and $90.0 target. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Tuesday, February 27 by Credit Suisse. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, September 15 by BMO Capital Markets. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of TWOU in report on Monday, March 12 with “Overweight” rating. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, September 20 report. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, November 8 with “Outperform”. The stock of 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ:TWOU) earned “Buy” rating by Needham on Friday, August 7. Credit Suisse maintained 2U, Inc. (NASDAQ:TWOU) rating on Monday, March 26. Credit Suisse has “Buy” rating and $10000 target. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of TWOU in report on Monday, June 12 with “Buy” rating.

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