Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co Trimmed By $341,145 Its Blackrock (BLK) Holding; Papa John's International, Inc. (PZZA) Had 4 Analysts Last Week

April 21, 2018 - By Richard Conner

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Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co decreased Blackrock Inc (BLK) stake by 1.63% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co sold 665 shares as Blackrock Inc (BLK)’s stock rose 3.90%. The Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co holds 40,170 shares with $20.64M value, down from 40,835 last quarter. Blackrock Inc now has $84.58B valuation. The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.64 during the last trading session, reaching $524.42. About 639,351 shares traded or 1.51% up from the average. BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) has risen 41.90% since April 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.35% the S&P500.

Among 10 analysts covering Papa John'S International (NASDAQ:PZZA), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Papa John'S International had 22 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) earned “Overweight” rating by Stephens on Wednesday, August 2. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, October 10 report. The company was upgraded on Monday, November 9 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) earned “Buy” rating by Sidoti on Thursday, November 19. Citigroup initiated it with “Buy” rating and $90.0 target in Monday, September 18 report. On Tuesday, October 24 the stock rating was maintained by BTIG Research with “Buy”. Nomura maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $71 target in Friday, October 27 report. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Thursday, November 2 by BTIG Research. The firm has “Strong Buy” rating by Tigress Financial given on Monday, August 10. The stock of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, February 25 by Jefferies. See Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) latest ratings:

22/12/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $60.0 Maintain
18/12/2017 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold New Target: $63.0 Initiate
02/11/2017 Broker: BTIG Research Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Neutral Downgrade
27/10/2017 Broker: Nomura Rating: Neutral Old Target: $78 New Target: $71 Maintain
24/10/2017 Broker: BTIG Research Rating: Buy New Target: $90.0 Maintain

Since March 1, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $3.47 million activity. $2.19 million worth of Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) was sold by Tucker Lance F. on Thursday, March 1. The insider SHAPIRO MARK S sold $500,318. Another trade for 1,766 shares valued at $107,726 was sold by Oyler Caroline Miller. 10,963 shares valued at $677,623 were sold by OHern Timothy C on Thursday, March 8.

Papa JohnÂ’s International, Inc. operates and franchises pizza delivery and carryout restaurants under the Papa JohnÂ’s trademark in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.99 billion. It operates through five divisions: Domestic Company-Owned Restaurants, North America Commissaries, North America Franchising, International Operations, and All Others. It has a 21.77 P/E ratio. The firm also operates dine-in and delivery restaurants.

The stock increased 0.70% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $61.62. About 464,768 shares traded. Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) has declined 27.44% since April 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 38.99% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.08, from 1.05 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 39 investors sold Papa John's International, Inc. shares while 65 reduced holdings. 51 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. 28.52 million shares or 1.80% less from 29.04 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund holds 0.01% or 9,759 shares in its portfolio. Guggenheim reported 7,707 shares. Ls Invest Advsr Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Alps invested in 5,778 shares or 0% of the stock. Tyvor Capital Limited Liability accumulated 285,794 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur New York invested in 0.01% or 14,589 shares. Voya Inv Management Limited Liability Corp has 0% invested in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) for 11,646 shares. Mai Mngmt holds 4,690 shares. Water Island Capital Llc holds 0.02% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) or 4,750 shares. Fifth Third Natl Bank reported 1,991 shares stake. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Co has invested 0.02% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Virginia Retirement System Et Al reported 0.02% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Moreover, Price T Rowe Assocs Incorporated Md has 0.01% invested in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). Fmr Ltd Liability Company stated it has 0.01% in Papa John's International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA). 989 were accumulated by Envestnet Asset.

Analysts await BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) to report earnings on July, 16. They expect $6.73 EPS, up 28.44% or $1.49 from last year’s $5.24 per share. BLK’s profit will be $1.09B for 19.48 P/E if the $6.73 EPS becomes a reality. After $6.70 actual EPS reported by BlackRock, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.45% EPS growth.

Among 18 analysts covering BlackRock (NYSE:BLK), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. BlackRock has $682 highest and $304 lowest target. $517.44’s average target is -1.33% below currents $524.42 stock price. BlackRock had 89 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by Wood given on Friday, October 14. On Friday, September 8 the stock rating was initiated by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, March 6 by Deutsche Bank. Argus Research maintained the shares of BLK in report on Monday, January 18 with “Buy” rating. As per Thursday, September 28, the company rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs. The rating was upgraded by UBS to “Buy” on Friday, October 2. The stock of BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) earned “Hold” rating by Citigroup on Thursday, January 25. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) on Wednesday, October 11 with “Hold” rating. Jefferies maintained the shares of BLK in report on Wednesday, October 7 with “Hold” rating. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained it with “Hold” rating and $61400 target in Tuesday, April 10 report.

Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co increased Ishares (IWM) stake by 9,712 shares to 76,858 valued at $11.72 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Ishares (TIP) stake by 2,820 shares and now owns 12,799 shares. Costco Wholesale Corp (NASDAQ:COST) was raised too.

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