Douglas Jones, MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (MSM)’s insider Unloaded 2,984 Shares; Independent Oil and Gas plc (LON:IOG) Had 2 Analysts Last Week

January 25, 2018 - By John Hoffman

Among 2 analysts covering Independent Oil Gas PLC (LON:IOG), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Independent Oil Gas PLC had 61 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Corporate” rating by FinnCap given on Thursday, December 8. FinnCap maintained the stock with “Corporate” rating in Friday, February 17 report. The company was maintained on Friday, October 28 by FinnCap. FinnCap maintained Independent Oil and Gas plc (LON:IOG) rating on Thursday, April 21. FinnCap has “Corporate” rating and GBX 57 target. The rating was maintained by VSA Capital on Friday, November 10 with “Buy”. FinnCap maintained the shares of IOG in report on Thursday, December 10 with “Corporate” rating. The firm earned “Corporate” rating on Tuesday, October 3 by FinnCap. The firm earned “Corporate” rating on Tuesday, April 19 by FinnCap. As per Wednesday, November 29, the company rating was maintained by FinnCap. The firm has “Corporate” rating given on Wednesday, October 21 by FinnCap. See Independent Oil and Gas plc (LON:IOG) latest ratings:

21/12/2017 Broker: VSA Capital Rating: Buy Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: FinnCap Rating: Corporate Old Target: GBX 123.00 New Target: GBX 123.00 Maintain
15/12/2017 Broker: VSA Capital Rating: Buy Maintain
29/11/2017 Broker: FinnCap Rating: Corporate Old Target: GBX 123.00 New Target: GBX 123.00 Maintain
10/11/2017 Broker: VSA Capital Rating: Buy Maintain
10/11/2017 Broker: FinnCap Rating: Corporate Old Target: GBX 123.00 New Target: GBX 123.00 Maintain
02/11/2017 Broker: FinnCap Rating: Corporate Old Target: GBX 123.00 New Target: GBX 123.00 Maintain
01/11/2017 Broker: VSA Capital Rating: Buy Maintain
31/10/2017 Broker: FinnCap Rating: Corporate Old Target: GBX 123.00 New Target: GBX 123.00 Maintain
18/10/2017 Broker: VSA Capital Rating: Buy Maintain

It was disclosed in a document that’s filled with the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission that Douglas Jones, who works for Msc Industrial Direct Co Inc, and currently serves as EVP – Chief Supply Chain did an insider trade on 25/01/2018. He made a sale of 2,984 shares of the ‘s company based on a stock price of $95.0 U.S. Dollars a share. As announced in the form available for free here, the total amount of the trade was $283,480 U.S. Dollars. Douglas Jones today holds 0.02% of the total market cap of Msc Industrial Direct Co Inc.

The stock increased 0.87% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $99.59. About 572,790 shares traded. MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) has risen 18.92% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.22% the S&P500.

Among 18 analysts covering MSC Industrial Direct Co. (NYSE:MSM), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. MSC Industrial Direct Co. has $114.0 highest and $55 lowest target. $92.25’s average target is -7.37% below currents $99.59 stock price. MSC Industrial Direct Co. had 59 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Deutsche Bank upgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Thursday, January 26 report. As per Thursday, April 7, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The stock of MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) earned “Mkt Perform” rating by Raymond James on Monday, December 5. Barclays Capital maintained MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) rating on Monday, October 5. Barclays Capital has “Equal-Weight” rating and $55 target. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of MSM in report on Monday, October 16 with “Hold” rating. Susquehanna maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, January 3 report. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, August 4 by JP Morgan. On Wednesday, November 1 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Market Perform”. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Sunday, December 10 with “Hold”. Gabelli downgraded the shares of MSM in report on Thursday, December 8 to “Hold” rating.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.31 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.02, from 1.33 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 39 investors sold MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. shares while 75 reduced holdings. 49 funds opened positions while 100 raised stakes. 41.32 million shares or 3.65% less from 42.88 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pnc Fincl Service Grp accumulated 808 shares. Sprucegrove Investment Mngmt Ltd, Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 112,900 shares. King Luther Cap Mngmt Corporation holds 0.02% of its portfolio in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) for 34,170 shares. Renaissance Technologies Limited Co invested 0.05% of its portfolio in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM). 28,119 were accumulated by Aperio Grp Inc. Vanguard invested in 4.14M shares. Wasatch Advsrs reported 0% stake. Heartland accumulated 0.02% or 3,229 shares. Hbk Invs L P holds 0.04% or 61,900 shares. Gsa Cap Prns Llp has 0.07% invested in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) for 13,182 shares. Weaver C Barksdale & Associates holds 207 shares. Moreover, Canada Pension Plan Board has 0.07% invested in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM). Oregon Employees Retirement Fund has invested 0.02% in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM). Fifth Third Bank & Trust invested in 0% or 800 shares. Westpac Banking Corporation holds 0.13% of its portfolio in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) for 79,800 shares.

MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes various ranges of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and activities products primarily in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of $5.62 billion. The company??s MRO products comprise cutting tools, measuring instruments, tooling components, metalworking products, fasteners, flat stock, raw materials, abrasives, machinery hand and power tools, safety and janitorial supplies, plumbing supplies, materials handling products, power transmission components, and electrical supplies. It has a 24.05 P/E ratio. It offers approximately 1,565,000 stock-keeping units through its catalogs; brochures; eCommerce channels, including its Website, mscdirect.com; and call-centers and branches.

Since November 10, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 selling transactions for $56.72 million activity. GERSHWIND ERIK sold $9.80 million worth of MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) on Friday, January 19. 362,753 MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) shares with value of $34.13 million were sold by JACOBSON MITCHELL. Another trade for 1,800 shares valued at $165,942 was made by Bonomo Charles on Thursday, January 18. 19,162 shares were sold by Armstrong Steve, worth $1.82M on Tuesday, January 16. 12,046 shares were sold by Davanzo Christopher, worth $1.13M.

The stock increased 1.45% or GBX 0.25 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 17.5. About 71,542 shares traded. Independent Oil and Gas plc (LON:IOG) has 0.00% since January 25, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Independent Oil and Gas plc explores for and develops gas and oil properties in the North Sea, the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of 21.04 million GBP. It primarily focuses on the development of hydrocarbon reserves, as well as the acquisition, trading, and monetization of its license interests. It currently has negative earnings. The firm owns 100% working interests in the Blythe gas field in the southern North Sea; the Skipper license located to the south east of the Shetlands in the Northern North Sea; and the Vulcan South, Vulcan North West, and Vulcan East fields in the southern North Sea.