State Auto Financial (STFC) EPS Estimated At $0.47; Last Week Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (SCHN) Analysts

January 16, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

Analysts expect State Auto Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:STFC) to report $0.47 EPS on February, 13.They anticipate $0.01 EPS change or 2.17% from last quarter’s $0.46 EPS. STFC’s profit would be $19.86M giving it 15.39 P/E if the $0.47 EPS is correct. After having $-0.54 EPS previously, State Auto Financial Corporation’s analysts see -187.04% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.80% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $28.94. About 7,969 shares traded. State Auto Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:STFC) has risen 20.44% since January 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.74% the S&P500.

Among 4 analysts covering Schnitzer Steel Industries (NASDAQ:SCHN), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Schnitzer Steel Industries had 6 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, September 16 report. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Equal-Weight” on Tuesday, November 24. Morgan Stanley maintained Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN) rating on Tuesday, October 31. Morgan Stanley has “Equal-Weight” rating and $29 target. On Wednesday, August 12 the stock rating was downgraded by Zacks to “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Wednesday, October 11. See Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN) latest ratings:

31/10/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $27 New Target: $29 Maintain
11/10/2017 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Rating: Hold Maintain
07/09/2017 Broker: Macquarie Research Rating: Neutral New Target: $26 Initiates Coverage On

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. recycles ferrous and nonferrous scrap metals; and makes finished steel products worldwide. The company has market cap of $994.20 million. It operates through two divisions, Auto and Metals Recycling and Steel Manufacturing Business (SMB). It has a 16.67 P/E ratio. The AMR segment buys, collects, processes, recycles, sells, and brokers scrap metals, as well as processes mixed and large pieces of scrap metal into smaller pieces by crushing, torching, shearing, shredding, and sorting.

The stock increased 1.07% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $37.7. About 199,581 shares traded. Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN) has risen 21.74% since January 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.04% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.1 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.11, from 0.99 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 15 investors sold Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. shares while 54 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. 23.36 million shares or 3.78% more from 22.51 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Guggenheim Capital Limited reported 11,561 shares or 0% of all its holdings. 140,396 are held by Segall Bryant And Hamill Limited Company. Numeric Invsts accumulated 516,165 shares. Jpmorgan Chase holds 0% of its portfolio in Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN) for 302,199 shares. The Germany-based Deutsche Fincl Bank Ag has invested 0.01% in Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN). Hanson Doremus Investment Management holds 1,080 shares. Renaissance Limited Liability Corporation reported 32,700 shares stake. Blackrock Inc owns 0% invested in Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN) for 2.92 million shares. Connecticut-based Mark Sheptoff Fincl Planning Limited Liability has invested 0.27% in Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN). Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans, a Minnesota-based fund reported 122,770 shares. Los Angeles Management And Equity Rech accumulated 38,985 shares. Paloma Partners owns 8,552 shares. 4,858 are held by Great West Life Assurance Can. Texas-based Hillcrest Asset Management Lc has invested 1.02% in Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN). Citigroup holds 0% in Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCHN) or 104,144 shares.

State Auto Financial Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in writing personal, business, and specialty insurance products. The company has market cap of $1.22 billion. It operates through four divisions: Personal insurance, Business insurance, Specialty Insurance, and Investment Operations. It has a 44.45 P/E ratio. The Personal Insurance segment primarily provides personal automobile and homeowners insurance products to the personal insurance market.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.62 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.64, from 2.26 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 4 investors sold State Auto Financial Corporation shares while 17 reduced holdings. 3 funds opened positions while 31 raised stakes. 13.78 million shares or 1.07% more from 13.64 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage owns 1,561 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Bank & Trust Of New York Mellon Corp holds 0% or 114,590 shares in its portfolio. Northern Trust has invested 0% in State Auto Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:STFC). Pnc Financial Service Grp Inc has 762 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Tower Ltd Com (Trc) holds 2,675 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Deutsche Bank & Trust Ag reported 15,482 shares. Nationwide Fund Advsrs accumulated 13,761 shares. State Street Corp reported 302,442 shares. Park Natl Oh invested in 0.02% or 9,970 shares. California Employees Retirement Sys reported 7,800 shares. Morgan Stanley owns 23,956 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Vanguard Grp Inc holds 0% or 1.38M shares. Thompson Davis And holds 0.02% or 433 shares. Ameritas Investment Ptnrs Inc reported 1,338 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Brandywine Glob Mgmt Ltd Co owns 73,435 shares.

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