Coastline Trust Co Decreased Gentex (GNTX) Holding By $373,350; Lincoln National (LNC)’s Sentiment Is 0.84

January 22, 2018 - By Migdalia James

Lincoln National Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the multiple insurance and retirement businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $18.24 billion. It operates through four divisions: Annuities, Retirement Plan Services, Life Insurance, and Group Protection. It has a 12.99 P/E ratio. The firm sells a range of wealth protection, accumulation, and retirement income products and solutions.

Coastline Trust Co decreased Gentex Corp (GNTX) stake by 9.31% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Coastline Trust Co sold 19,650 shares as Gentex Corp (GNTX)’s stock declined 8.68%. The Coastline Trust Co holds 191,335 shares with $3.79M value, down from 210,985 last quarter. Gentex Corp now has $6.47 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $22.78. About 2.14M shares traded or 11.24% up from the average. Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) has risen 19.63% since January 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.93% the S&P500.

Analysts await Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) to report earnings on January, 26. They expect $0.32 EPS, up 3.23% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.31 per share. GNTX’s profit will be $90.84 million for 17.80 P/E if the $0.32 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.31 actual EPS reported by Gentex Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.23% EPS growth.

Among 7 analysts covering Gentex Corp (NASDAQ:GNTX), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Gentex Corp had 17 analyst reports since October 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, July 19 by FBR Capital. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 12 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. FBR Capital maintained Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) on Thursday, January 11 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, November 13 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 23 with “Buy”. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Susquehanna given on Monday, December 19. Robert W. Baird maintained Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) on Monday, October 23 with “Outperform” rating. Robert W. Baird downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, January 27 report. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Friday, October 20 with “Buy”. On Thursday, August 24 the stock rating was upgraded by Robert W. Baird to “Outperform”.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.32, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 35 investors sold GNTX shares while 109 reduced holdings. 41 funds opened positions while 137 raised stakes. 224.48 million shares or 0.88% less from 226.47 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Glenmede Trust Na stated it has 43,903 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Parsons Management Inc Ri stated it has 132,930 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Limited Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) for 20,517 shares. Ahl Prtn Llp has 678,690 shares. Great Lakes Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 122,201 shares. Etrade Cap Mgmt Ltd Co stated it has 0.02% in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX). Greenwich Wealth Mngmt Limited Com holds 0.12% of its portfolio in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) for 34,740 shares. Hollencrest Securities holds 0.03% or 10,519 shares in its portfolio. Bright Rock Mgmt Ltd Com owns 71,000 shares. National Bank & Trust Of America Corp De holds 0% in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) or 837,400 shares. Aperio Grp Inc Ltd Liability Corporation owns 0.01% invested in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) for 73,840 shares. Motley Fool Wealth Management Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.94% of its portfolio in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX). 131,176 were accumulated by Inv Counselors Of Maryland Ltd Liability Co. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System reported 440,613 shares stake. Bokf Na accumulated 143,969 shares.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 insider sales for $4.39 million activity. BAUER FRED also sold $4.15M worth of Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) on Monday, August 7. On Wednesday, September 27 Nash Kevin C sold $85,094 worth of Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX) or 4,320 shares. Downing Steven R had sold 8,000 shares worth $157,582 on Wednesday, September 27.

Coastline Trust Co increased Resmed Inc (NYSE:RMD) stake by 4,130 shares to 14,615 valued at $1.13 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Powershares Variable Rate Pr (VRP) stake by 13,415 shares and now owns 315,090 shares. Amgen Inc (NASDAQ:AMGN) was raised too.

The stock increased 0.22% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $83.35. About 1.10M shares traded. Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) has risen 47.27% since January 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.57% the S&P500.

Rr Partners Lp holds 11.11% of its portfolio in Lincoln National Corporation for 2.21 million shares. Poplar Forest Capital Llc owns 794,998 shares or 5.07% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Lyrical Asset Management Lp has 4.13% invested in the company for 4.31 million shares. The Georgia-based Cornerstone Investment Partners Llc has invested 3.1% in the stock. Bloom Tree Partners Llc, a New York-based fund reported 399,255 shares.

Analysts await Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) to report earnings on January, 31 after the close. They expect $1.91 earnings per share, up 7.91% or $0.14 from last year’s $1.77 per share. LNC’s profit will be $417.95 million for 10.91 P/E if the $1.91 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.03 actual earnings per share reported by Lincoln National Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.91% negative EPS growth.

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