Yelp Inc. (YELP) At $43.24 Forms Top; Triple S Management (GTS) Shorts Lowered By 3.69%

January 3, 2018 - By Martha Paddon

Triple S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS) had a decrease of 3.69% in short interest. GTS’s SI was 930,700 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 3.69% from 966,400 shares previously. With 131,100 avg volume, 7 days are for Triple S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS)’s short sellers to cover GTS’s short positions. The SI to Triple S Management Corporation’s float is 4.1%. The stock decreased 1.81% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $24.4. About 166,256 shares traded or 17.94% up from the average. Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS) has declined 25.70% since January 3, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 42.40% the S&P500.

Yelp Inc. (YELP) formed multiple top with $44.54 target or 3.00% above today’s $43.24 share price. Yelp Inc. (YELP) has $3.58B valuation. The stock increased 3.05% or $1.28 during the last trading session, reaching $43.24. About 1.36 million shares traded or 1.97% up from the average. Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) has risen 12.71% since January 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.99% the S&P500.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 31 selling transactions for $15.27 million activity. Stoppelman Jeremy sold $565,335 worth of stock or 13,000 shares. Nachman Joseph R had sold 4,941 shares worth $204,804. Donaker Geoffrey L sold $246,540 worth of stock or 6,000 shares. 4,208 shares valued at $174,422 were sold by Wilson Laurence on Tuesday, August 22. The insider Ramsay Alan sold $22,383. 3,921 Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) shares with value of $162,525 were sold by Baker Charles.

Analysts await Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) to report earnings on February, 8. They expect $0.05 earnings per share, down 61.54% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.13 per share. YELP’s profit will be $4.14M for 216.20 P/E if the $0.05 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.09 actual earnings per share reported by Yelp Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -44.44% negative EPS growth.

Among 47 analysts covering Yelp (NYSE:YELP), 22 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 21 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Yelp had 145 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Equal Weight” rating on Wednesday, July 29 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) earned “Buy” rating by Mizuho on Wednesday, August 10. SunTrust maintained the shares of YELP in report on Thursday, October 26 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, December 13 by Aegis Capital. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, September 5 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, July 29 by Topeka Capital Markets. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $30 target in Wednesday, August 10 report. As per Thursday, September 28, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, November 2 report. The stock of Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) has “Market Perform” rating given on Wednesday, May 10 by Wells Fargo.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.22, from 1.07 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 32 investors sold Yelp Inc. shares while 72 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 42 raised stakes. 60.04 million shares or 5.61% less from 63.60 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. California-based Menta Cap Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.1% in Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP). Goldman Sachs Grp Incorporated Incorporated holds 0.01% or 1.07M shares. Wealthfront owns 10,136 shares. Parametric Assocs Limited Co invested in 0.01% or 138,960 shares. Moreover, Paloma Prtnrs Management has 0% invested in Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) for 5,286 shares. Ingalls Snyder Limited Company stated it has 97,521 shares or 0.22% of all its holdings. 92,970 were reported by Rhumbline Advisers. 5,924 were accumulated by Hsbc Public Ltd Com. Calamos Advisors Ltd reported 0.01% stake. Raymond James And Associate holds 0% of its portfolio in Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) for 29,840 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage holds 30,997 shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Limited reported 1.61% in Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP). Pictet Asset Mgmt Ltd accumulated 0.05% or 367,445 shares. Jefferies Group Incorporated Limited Liability Company owns 0.01% invested in Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) for 45,616 shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0% in Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP) or 14,237 shares.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $59,137 activity. 1,100 shares were sold by Carrion Arturo, worth $26,180 on Tuesday, August 15. Diaz Juan J. sold $18,557 worth of stock.

Investors sentiment increased to 2.06 in 2017 Q3. Its up 1.15, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 8 investors sold Triple-S Management Corporation shares while 25 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 37 raised stakes. 20.03 million shares or 2.77% more from 19.49 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Numeric Limited Liability invested in 0.04% or 201,967 shares. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability Com invested 0.03% in Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS). Rhumbline Advisers invested 0% in Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS). 27,213 are held by Martingale Asset Mngmt Limited Partnership. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv reported 0.01% stake. Century stated it has 19,796 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Invesco, Georgia-based fund reported 64,551 shares. Jacobs Levy Equity Mgmt Incorporated owns 88,884 shares. Mufg Americas Corp has 0% invested in Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS) for 116 shares. Moreover, Dimensional Fund Ltd Partnership has 0.02% invested in Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS). Nine Chapters Cap Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.46% in Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS). Grp has 15,682 shares. Federated Incorporated Pa accumulated 0% or 435 shares. Deutsche Financial Bank Ag has 0% invested in Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE:GTS). United Service Automobile Association owns 45,500 shares.