$1.35 EPS Expected for Casey’s General Stores (CASY); Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Sellers Increased By 7.13% Their Shorts

November 14, 2017 - By Migdalia James

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) had an increase of 7.13% in short interest. WFC’s SI was 30.33M shares in November as released by FINRA. Its up 7.13% from 28.31M shares previously. With 18.18M avg volume,

2 days are for Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)’s short sellers to cover WFC’s short positions. The SI to Wells Fargo & Company’s float is 0.68%. About 100 shares traded. Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) has risen 9.67% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500.

Analysts expect Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY) to report $1.35 EPS on December, 6.They anticipate $0.09 EPS change or 6.25% from last quarter’s $1.44 EPS. CASY’s profit would be $51.14 million giving it 21.41 P/E if the $1.35 EPS is correct. After having $1.46 EPS previously, Casey’s General Stores Inc’s analysts see -7.53% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.16% or $0.18 on November 13, reaching $115.62. About shares traded. Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY) has risen 0.79% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.91% the S&P500.

Wells Fargo & Company is a bank holding company. The company has market cap of $264.73 billion. The Firm is a diversified financial services company. It has a 13.89 P/E ratio. It has three operating divisions: Community Banking, Wholesale Banking, and Wealth and Investment Management.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.88 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.12, from 0.76 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 85 investors sold Wells Fargo & Co shares while 685 reduced holdings. 110 funds opened positions while 566 raised stakes. 3.66 billion shares or 1.73% less from 3.73 billion shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Evanson Asset Mgmt Limited Liability has 0.16% invested in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC). Chemung Canal Tru Com invested in 18,214 shares or 0.23% of the stock. Marshall Wace Ltd Liability Partnership has 0.12% invested in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) for 47,656 shares. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Lc invested 0.69% of its portfolio in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC). Lombard Odier Asset (Usa) owns 0.15% invested in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) for 34,661 shares. Moreover, Andra Ap has 0.21% invested in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC). Summit Asset Mgmt Limited Company accumulated 11,671 shares or 0.34% of the stock. Quinn Opportunity Prns Limited Liability Company holds 67,500 shares or 0.63% of its portfolio. Lafleur And Godfrey Ltd Liability holds 58,360 shares. Forte Lc Adv stated it has 21,987 shares or 0.4% of all its holdings. Grassi holds 1.5% in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) or 153,207 shares. Schroder Management Gru has 7.29M shares for 0.73% of their portfolio. Palouse Capital Mgmt reported 143,701 shares. Guggenheim Cap Limited Liability Company holds 1.55M shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. Peoples Financial Serv Corp holds 1% or 30,905 shares in its portfolio.

Among 32 analysts covering Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC), 13 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Wells Fargo & Company had 102 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets downgraded it to “Underperform” rating and $47 target in Friday, November 18 report. As per Tuesday, September 20, the company rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley. The firm has “Sell” rating by Raymond James given on Tuesday, August 8. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, September 28 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $60 target in Friday, October 16 report. The rating was upgraded by Susquehanna to “Positive” on Wednesday, January 20. The stock of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) earned “Hold” rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, July 28. On Tuesday, November 15 the stock rating was downgraded by Guggenheim to “Neutral”. As per Wednesday, January 18, the company rating was downgraded by Argus Research. BMO Capital Markets maintained Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) on Friday, October 6 with “Hold” rating.

Since May 16, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $3.39 million activity. The insider Pelos Petros G sold 24,708 shares worth $1.34M. Hardison Hope A. also sold $1.04M worth of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) on Tuesday, May 16. $2.05 million worth of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) shares were sold by Mack Mary T.

Among 10 analysts covering Casey’s General Stores (NASDAQ:CASY), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Casey’s General Stores had 44 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, August 31, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was downgraded by Sidoti on Tuesday, June 6 to “Hold”. The stock of Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, December 9 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Buy” on Thursday, September 3. The stock of Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY) has “Market Perform” rating given on Monday, November 16 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, May 29. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, June 6 by BMO Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Sector Perform” rating and $122 target in Tuesday, November 17 report. The stock of Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, September 8. As per Wednesday, March 9, the company rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets.

Since June 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $65,076 activity. 600 shares valued at $65,076 were sold by DANOS JOHNNY on Wednesday, June 14.

Casey’s General Stores, Inc. and its subsidiaries, operate convenience stores under the name Casey’s General Store in approximately 10 Midwestern states, in Iowa, Missouri, and Illinois. The company has market cap of $4.38 billion. The Firm also operates approximately two stores selling primarily tobacco products. It has a 27.25 P/E ratio. The stores carry a range of food, including freshly prepared foods such as pizza, donuts, and sandwiches, beverages, tobacco products, health and beauty aids, automotive products and other nonfood items.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.12 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.35, from 0.77 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 28 investors sold Casey’s General Stores Inc shares while 90 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 99 raised stakes. 37.22 million shares or 0.04% more from 37.20 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Moreover, First Personal Financial has 0% invested in Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY). Amg National Trust Bank accumulated 8,928 shares. Co Bankshares holds 0.01% or 8,501 shares in its portfolio. Alpha Windward Limited Liability Corp reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY). Congress Asset Management Ma accumulated 51,589 shares. Arrowmark Colorado Limited Liability Company holds 487,524 shares. Sterling Ltd Liability Company holds 0.3% of its portfolio in Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY) for 290,307 shares. Senator Inv Group Limited Partnership has 0.32% invested in Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY). Bremer Tru Natl Association invested in 0.09% or 3,043 shares. Duncker Streett And Company Incorporated stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY). Fdx Advisors stated it has 0.05% of its portfolio in Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY). Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Llc holds 650 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Victory Capital Mngmt Inc stated it has 0.08% in Casey’s General Stores Inc (NASDAQ:CASY). State Of Tennessee Treasury Department accumulated 18,000 shares. Jpmorgan Chase And Com holds 564,488 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio.

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