Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (SFS) EPS Estimated At $-0.11; Last Week London Stock Exchange Group plc (LON:LSE) Analysts

April 22, 2018 - By Darrin Black

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Among 18 analysts covering London Stock Exchange Group PLC (LON:LSE), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 61% are positive. London Stock Exchange Group PLC had 150 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, October 9 by RBC Capital Markets. Beaufort Securities maintained London Stock Exchange Group plc (LON:LSE) on Thursday, April 28 with “Buy” rating. The stock of London Stock Exchange Group plc (LON:LSE) earned “Outperform” rating by BNP Paribas on Tuesday, March 28. The stock of London Stock Exchange Group plc (LON:LSE) has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, October 3 by BNP Paribas. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, March 2 with “Outperform”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, December 20 by Credit Suisse. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, August 6. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Friday, August 4 with “Overweight”. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 13 by AlphaValue. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, May 18 by Macquarie Research. See London Stock Exchange Group plc (LON:LSE) latest ratings:

16/04/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold Maintain
09/04/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Outperform Old Target: GBX 4450.00 New Target: GBX 4450.00 Maintain
04/04/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 4600.00 Maintain
28/03/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Outperform Old Target: GBX 4450.00 New Target: GBX 4450.00 Maintain
21/03/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 4365.00 New Target: GBX 4635.00 Maintain
09/03/2018 Broker: Berenberg Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 4690.00 Initiates Starts
05/03/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 4600.00 New Target: GBX 4600.00 Maintain
02/03/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Outperform Maintain
23/02/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold Maintain
06/02/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 3955.00 New Target: GBX 4600.00 Upgrade

Analysts expect Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE:SFS) to report $-0.11 EPS on May, 2.They anticipate $0.08 EPS change or 266.67% from last quarter’s $-0.03 EPS. After having $0.12 EPS previously, Smart & Final Stores, Inc.’s analysts see -191.67% EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.92% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $5.1. About 398,132 shares traded. Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE:SFS) has declined 51.28% since April 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 62.83% the S&P500.

Smart & Final Stores, Inc. operates as a food retailer in the United States. The company has market cap of $378.49 million. The firm operates through two divisions, Smart & Final and Cash & Carry. It currently has negative earnings. It operates non-membership warehouse-style grocery stores under the Smart & Final banner in California, Arizona, and Nevada, as well as under the Cash & Carry banner in Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Utah, and Nevada.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.63, from 1.61 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 16 investors sold Smart & Final Stores, Inc. shares while 25 reduced holdings. 14 funds opened positions while 26 raised stakes. 75.26 million shares or 0.19% less from 75.41 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Geode Cap Mngmt Lc reported 228,366 shares. Aqr Capital Ltd Company reported 0% in Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE:SFS). 1.10M are owned by Millennium Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation. Morgan Stanley holds 1.68M shares. Assetmark owns 32 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Legal General Gp Public Ltd reported 6,301 shares. Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas invested in 0% or 14,500 shares. State Common Retirement Fund invested in 0% or 22,200 shares. State Street has invested 0% in Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE:SFS). 35,894 were accumulated by California State Teachers Retirement. Pnc Financial Grp Inc Inc holds 21 shares. Parametric Portfolio Associates Ltd owns 138,535 shares. Gsa Capital Prtnrs Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.08% in Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE:SFS). The Massachusetts-based Wellington Management Gru Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.01% in Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE:SFS). Great West Life Assurance Can owns 5,800 shares or 0% of their US portfolio.

Since January 16, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $328,674 activity. Drew Scott R. sold 36,560 shares worth $328,674.

Among 13 analysts covering Smart & Final Stores (NYSE:SFS), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Smart & Final Stores had 26 analyst reports since October 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, June 20. As per Friday, September 23, the company rating was initiated by Barclays Capital. The stock of Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE:SFS) earned “Buy” rating by Loop Capital on Thursday, November 16. The rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital on Friday, March 16 to “Equal-Weight”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 2 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, November 16 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Underweight” on Thursday, March 15. The stock has “Buy” rating by Guggenheim on Wednesday, March 14. As per Tuesday, December 5, the company rating was initiated by J.P. Morgan. Citigroup maintained Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (NYSE:SFS) rating on Friday, August 11. Citigroup has “Neutral” rating and $8.5 target.

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