Kyocera (KYO) Forms $68.81 Double Top; Ranger Investment Management LP Has Lowered Its Icon Plc (ICLR) Position

January 14, 2018 - By Annabelle Johnson

Kyocera Corporation (KYO) formed double top with $75.00 target or 9.00% above today’s $68.81 share price. Kyocera Corporation (KYO) has $25.77 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.35% or $0.94 during the last trading session, reaching $68.81. About 10,674 shares traded. Kyocera Corporation (NYSE:KYO) has risen 19.39% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.69% the S&P500.

Ranger Investment Management Lp decreased Icon Plc (ICLR) stake by 99.99% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Ranger Investment Management Lp sold 309,190 shares as Icon Plc (ICLR)’s stock rose 5.08%. The Ranger Investment Management Lp holds 27 shares with $3,000 value, down from 309,217 last quarter. Icon Plc now has $6.13 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.26% or $1.44 during the last trading session, reaching $113.27. About 235,981 shares traded. ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) has risen 40.78% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.08% the S&P500.

Analysts await ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) to report earnings on February, 15. They expect $1.41 EPS, up 11.90% or $0.15 from last year’s $1.26 per share. ICLR’s profit will be $76.36 million for 20.08 P/E if the $1.41 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.35 actual EPS reported by ICON Public Limited Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.44% EPS growth.

Among 12 analysts covering Icon plc (NASDAQ:ICLR), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Icon plc had 32 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained the shares of ICLR in report on Wednesday, July 27 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, August 14. The company was maintained on Friday, October 27 by Barclays Capital. The stock of ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 16 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Monday, October 16 by Credit Suisse. Mizuho maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, October 26 report. As per Thursday, June 9, the company rating was downgraded by Avondale. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of ICLR in report on Wednesday, January 10 with “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) on Thursday, July 27 with “Buy” rating. Jefferies downgraded the shares of ICLR in report on Friday, June 3 to “Hold” rating.

Ranger Investment Management Lp increased Ishares Russell 2000 Growth In (IWO) stake by 3,000 shares to 12,620 valued at $2.26M in 2017Q3. It also upped Wildhorse Resource Development stake by 41,117 shares and now owns 2.00M shares. Wageworks Inc. (NYSE:WAGE) was raised too.