As Procter & Gamble (PG) Valuation Declined, Mcdaniel Terry & Co Lowered Position; Nu Skin Enterprises (NUS) Shareholder Prescott Group Capital Management Cut Its Position by $3.51 Million

January 21, 2018 - By Vivian Park

Mcdaniel Terry & Co decreased its stake in Procter & Gamble (PG) by 1.67% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Mcdaniel Terry & Co sold 3,652 shares as the company’s stock declined 5.32% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 214,685 shares of the package goods and cosmetics company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $19.53M, down from 218,337 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Mcdaniel Terry & Co who had been investing in Procter & Gamble for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $231.04 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.99% or $0.89 during the last trading session, reaching $91.07. About 9.36 million shares traded or 40.57% up from the average. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has risen 7.54% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.16% the S&P500.

Phil Frohlich decreased its stake in Nu Skin Enterprises Inc (NUS) by 53.39% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Prescott Group Capital Management Llc sold 57,500 shares as the company’s stock rose 15.90% with the market. The hedge fund run by Phil Frohlich held 50,193 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.09M, down from 107,693 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Prescott Group Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Nu Skin Enterprises Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $3.69 billion market cap company. The stock increased 2.46% or $1.68 during the last trading session, reaching $69.99. About 352,852 shares traded. Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) has risen 46.60% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.90% the S&P500.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 19 selling transactions for $6.75 million activity. Coombe Gary A had sold 1,675 shares worth $154,168 on Tuesday, August 15. On Tuesday, August 15 Moeller Jon R sold $558,042 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 6,063 shares. Taylor David S sold $587,402 worth of stock or 6,382 shares. FergusonMchugh MaryLynn also sold $321,221 worth of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) on Tuesday, August 15. Keith R. Alexandra sold 1,675 shares worth $154,168. $339,077 worth of stock was sold by Pritchard Marc S. on Tuesday, August 15.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.12, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 51 investors sold PG shares while 765 reduced holdings. 110 funds opened positions while 558 raised stakes. 1.50 billion shares or 1.10% more from 1.48 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Davis owns 3,815 shares for 0.2% of their portfolio. State Of Wisconsin Inv Board owns 3.20M shares for 0.86% of their portfolio. New York-based M&R Capital Management has invested 0.81% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Beacon Capital Mngmt Inc holds 0.05% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) or 11,000 shares. First Bank & Trust owns 302,472 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt System has invested 0.28% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG). Logan accumulated 115,970 shares. Valley Natl Advisers invested in 1.35% or 43,336 shares. Carnegie Cap Asset Ltd Co owns 100,198 shares. Argyle Cap accumulated 29,216 shares. Boyer & Corporon Wealth Management Ltd Liability Corp invested in 5,216 shares. Shelter Insur Retirement Plan holds 84,200 shares or 3.57% of its portfolio. 957,351 were reported by Cibc World Markets. Summit Asset Mngmt Ltd, a Tennessee-based fund reported 22,658 shares. Seizert Prns Ltd Liability Corporation reported 2,890 shares.

Among 24 analysts covering Proctor & Gamble (NYSE:PG), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Proctor & Gamble had 74 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup maintained it with “Buy” rating and $98 target in Thursday, August 4 report. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, October 24 with “Equal-Weight”. B. Riley & Co maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $74 target in Wednesday, March 30 report. Jefferies maintained The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) rating on Thursday, August 17. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $103.0 target. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, July 31 report. Bank of America maintained the shares of PG in report on Tuesday, September 19 with “Buy” rating. As per Friday, October 6, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, July 27. The rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co on Wednesday, October 26 with “Buy”. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Wednesday, August 19 by Pritchard Capital.

Analysts await Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) to report earnings on February, 15. They expect $1.16 earnings per share, up 46.84% or $0.37 from last year’s $0.79 per share. NUS’s profit will be $61.07M for 15.08 P/E if the $1.16 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.76 actual earnings per share reported by Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 52.63% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 1.12 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 29 investors sold NUS shares while 76 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 79 raised stakes. 38.44 million shares or 4.16% less from 40.11 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bluecrest Mgmt accumulated 4,637 shares. Landscape Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company owns 68,211 shares for 0.42% of their portfolio. Blackrock holds 0.02% or 6.76M shares in its portfolio. 9,500 were reported by Utah Retirement. Omers Administration holds 0.01% or 11,694 shares in its portfolio. Gemmer Asset Management Limited Liability reported 0% stake. California Employees Retirement Sys stated it has 143,813 shares. Moreover, Swiss Commercial Bank has 0.01% invested in Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) for 87,600 shares. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney And Strauss Limited Liability holds 0% or 342 shares. Panagora Asset Mngmt owns 109,643 shares. Da Davidson & stated it has 6,691 shares. Spark Invest Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS). Royal Bancorporation Of Canada holds 7,778 shares or 0% of its portfolio. State Treasurer State Of Michigan has 18,700 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. State Common Retirement Fund accumulated 0.02% or 198,987 shares.

Among 9 analysts covering Nu Skin (NYSE:NUS), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Nu Skin had 32 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Thursday, September 15 with “Buy”. Sidoti downgraded Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) on Wednesday, April 26 to “Neutral” rating. On Wednesday, October 7 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Hold”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, August 7 by Deutsche Bank. Pivotal Research maintained Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) on Wednesday, October 7 with “Buy” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Sell” rating and $45 target in Friday, August 5 report. Pivotal Research maintained Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) rating on Friday, April 29. Pivotal Research has “Buy” rating and $55 target. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Thursday, September 22 with “Hold”. The stock of Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:NUS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 3 by Pivotal Research. As per Tuesday, July 21, the company rating was initiated by Sterne Agee CRT.

Prescott Group Capital Management Llc, which manages about $576.56M and $490.52 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Stein Mart Inc (NASDAQ:SMRT) by 394,090 shares to 599,090 shares, valued at $779,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Belden Inc (NYSE:BDC) by 12,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 47,131 shares, and has risen its stake in Destination Xl Group Inc (NASDAQ:DXLG).

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