Information Services Group, Inc. (III) At $4.18 Forms Top; Shorts at Kempharm (KMPH) Raised By 12.37%

October 4, 2017 - By Maria Brooks

Kempharm Incorporated (NASDAQ:KMPH) had an increase of 12.37% in short interest. KMPH’s SI was 551,500 shares in October as released by FINRA. Its up 12.37% from 490,800 shares previously. With 46,800 avg volume, 12 days are for Kempharm Incorporated (NASDAQ:KMPH)’s short sellers to cover KMPH’s short positions. The SI to Kempharm Incorporated’s float is 7.15%. The stock decreased 1.30% or $0.05 on October 3, reaching $3.8. About shares traded. KemPharm Inc (NASDAQ:KMPH) has declined 32.16% since October 4, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 48.86% the S&P500.

Information Services Group, Inc. (III) formed multiple top with $4.35 target or 4.00% above today’s $4.18 share price. Information Services Group, Inc. (III) has $180.93 million valuation. The stock increased 3.21% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $4.18. About shares traded. Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III) has declined 6.72% since October 4, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.42% the S&P500.

Among 5 analysts covering KemPharm (NASDAQ:KMPH), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. KemPharm had 14 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Roth Capital initiated it with “Buy” rating and $800 target in Wednesday, June 28 report. On Wednesday, June 28 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Buy”. The stock of KemPharm Inc (NASDAQ:KMPH) earned “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, September 17. Oppenheimer maintained KemPharm Inc (NASDAQ:KMPH) rating on Friday, September 18. Oppenheimer has “Outperform” rating and $28 target. As per Thursday, August 10, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The firm has “Buy” rating by Roth Capital given on Friday, August 11. Canaccord Genuity reinitiated the shares of KMPH in report on Tuesday, December 20 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, August 14. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, September 11 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, May 6 with “Outperform”.

KemPharm, Inc. is a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company. The company has market cap of $55.70 million. The Firm is engaged in the discovery and development of prodrugs. It currently has negative earnings. The Firm uses its Ligand Activated Therapy platform technology to create prodrugs.

Among 4 analysts covering Information Services Group (NASDAQ:III), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Information Services Group has $7.0 highest and $5.60 lowest target. $6.20’s average target is 48.33% above currents $4.18 stock price. Information Services Group had 8 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Noble Financial on Tuesday, August 8. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, January 15 by Macquarie Research. On Monday, January 18 the stock rating was downgraded by Macquarie Research to “Neutral”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, August 10 by Maxim Group. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, June 6 by Noble Financial. Barrington Research initiated Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III) rating on Thursday, August 20. Barrington Research has “Outperform” rating and $6 target. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, November 18 by Macquarie Research. The stock of Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, August 27 by Macquarie Research.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.33 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.12, from 1.45 in 2017Q1. It dropped, as 5 investors sold Information Services Group, Inc. shares while 19 reduced holdings. 12 funds opened positions while 20 raised stakes. 16.32 million shares or 1.78% more from 16.04 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. 1.88M are owned by Thomson Horstmann Bryant. Principal Gp holds 0% of its portfolio in Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III) for 10,679 shares. Perritt Capital Management reported 300,515 shares or 0.32% of all its holdings. Cornerstone Cap Limited Liability Company owns 900 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Minerva Limited Liability Company has 0.06% invested in Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III). Guggenheim Limited Liability Corporation, a Illinois-based fund reported 10,767 shares. Acadian Asset Mngmt Ltd Company invested in 148,165 shares or 0% of the stock. Bessemer Grp Inc holds 0% of its portfolio in Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III) for 9,720 shares. Moreover, California Pub Employees Retirement Sys has 0% invested in Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III). Punch And Assoc Mgmt Inc holds 0.34% in Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III) or 895,000 shares. Weber Alan W holds 2.31% or 1.05M shares in its portfolio. Deutsche Bancorp Ag holds 0% in Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III) or 37,157 shares. 94,335 were reported by Retail Bank Of Mellon Corp. Citigroup holds 0% or 6,108 shares. Woodmont Invest Counsel Ltd Co invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III).

Since May 15, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 0 sales for $59,852 activity. 15,727 shares were bought by CONNORS MICHAEL P, worth $59,852 on Monday, May 15.

Analysts await Information Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:III) to report earnings on November, 6. They expect $0.05 earnings per share, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year’s $0.05 per share. III’s profit will be $2.16M for 20.90 P/E if the $0.05 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.06 actual earnings per share reported by Information Services Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -16.67% negative EPS growth.

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