Superior Plus Corp. (SPB) EPS Estimated At $0.49; Nexstar Media Group – Class A (NXST) SI Increased By 16.32%

April 22, 2018 - By Marguerite Chambers

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Nexstar Media Group Inc – Class A (NASDAQ:NXST) had an increase of 16.32% in short interest. NXST’s SI was 5.01M shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 16.32% from 4.31 million shares previously. With 646,200 avg volume, 8 days are for Nexstar Media Group Inc – Class A (NASDAQ:NXST)’s short sellers to cover NXST’s short positions. The SI to Nexstar Media Group Inc – Class A’s float is 11.33%. The stock decreased 3.88% or $2.6 during the last trading session, reaching $64.45. About 929,946 shares traded or 53.50% up from the average. Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) has declined 3.18% since April 22, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.73% the S&P500.

Analysts expect Superior Plus Corp. (TSE:SPB) to report $0.49 EPS on May, 1.They anticipate $0.15 EPS change or 44.12% from last quarter’s $0.34 EPS. T_SPB’s profit would be $69.98 million giving it 6.49 P/E if the $0.49 EPS is correct. After having $0.32 EPS previously, Superior Plus Corp.’s analysts see 53.13% EPS growth. The stock decreased 3.19% or $0.42 during the last trading session, reaching $12.73. About 385,385 shares traded or 40.59% up from the average. Superior Plus Corp. (TSE:SPB) has 0.00% since April 22, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Among 7 analysts covering Superior Plus Corp. (TSE:SPB), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Superior Plus Corp. had 34 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Superior Plus Corp. (TSE:SPB) has “Sector Perform” rating given on Wednesday, July 6 by IBC. Raymond James upgraded Superior Plus Corp. (TSE:SPB) rating on Friday, July 24. Raymond James has “Outperform” rating and $13 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Friday, October 28 report. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, January 17 by TD Securities. Scotia Capital maintained Superior Plus Corp. (TSE:SPB) on Friday, February 17 with “Sector Perform” rating. The stock has “Action List Buy” rating by TD Securities on Friday, August 12. RBC Capital Markets initiated Superior Plus Corp. (TSE:SPB) rating on Thursday, August 20. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $14 target. Scotia Capital maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in Friday, April 7 report. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Friday, July 24 by Scotia Capital. As per Tuesday, February 21, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets.

Superior Plus Corp. engages in the energy distribution and specialty chemicals businesses in Canada, the United States, and Chile. The company has market cap of $1.82 billion. The company??s Energy Distribution segment provides distribution, wholesale procurement, and related services for propane, heating oil, and other refined fuels. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s Specialty Chemicals segment supplies sodium chlorate and technology to the pulp and paper industries, as well as potassium and chlor-alkali products.

Since October 27, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $12,591 activity. Shares for $12,591 were sold by Vaughn Gary Michael.

Among 12 analysts covering Nexstar Broadcasting Group (NASDAQ:NXST), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Nexstar Broadcasting Group had 34 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 20 by Deutsche Bank. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, July 13 report. The firm has “Hold” rating by Zacks given on Wednesday, August 5. The stock of Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXST) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, September 29. On Thursday, January 4 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Buy”. Stephens initiated the stock with “Overweight” rating in Wednesday, November 18 report. On Monday, November 6 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, August 14. The stock has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 5. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, January 18 by Wedbush.

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