Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (AFI) Forms $15.83 Double Bottom; Enpro Industries (NPO) SI Decreased By 42.38%

January 31, 2018 - By John Hoffman

Enpro Industries (NYSE:NPO) had a decrease of 42.38% in short interest. NPO’s SI was 198,800 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 42.38% from 345,000 shares previously. With 169,900 avg volume, 1 days are for Enpro Industries (NYSE:NPO)’s short sellers to cover NPO’s short positions. The SI to Enpro Industries’s float is 1.04%. The stock decreased 1.45% or $1.31 during the last trading session, reaching $88.77. About 72,387 shares traded. EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) has risen 42.29% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500.

Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (AFI) formed double bottom with $14.56 target or 8.00% below today’s $15.83 share price. Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (AFI) has $407.23M valuation. The stock decreased 1.06% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $15.83. About 52,976 shares traded. Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (NYSE:AFI) has risen 19.11% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.41% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.4 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.21, from 1.19 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 10 investors sold EnPro Industries, Inc. shares while 45 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 18.85 million shares or 1.83% less from 19.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ahl Prtn Ltd Liability Partnership accumulated 7,887 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund holds 0.02% or 15,567 shares in its portfolio. Parkside Bank & Trust owns 17 shares. Moreover, Credit Suisse Ag has 0% invested in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) for 42,701 shares. Eulav Asset holds 0.24% of its portfolio in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) for 61,900 shares. Wealthtrust Fairport Limited Liability Company owns 21,845 shares. New York State Common Retirement Fund, New York-based fund reported 23,400 shares. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado stated it has 0% of its portfolio in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO). Dimensional Fund Advsr Lp has invested 0.03% in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO). Citadel Advsrs Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO). Riverhead Capital Management Limited Com invested in 0.01% or 2,019 shares. Bw Gestao De Investimentos Ltda stated it has 7,246 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. Schwab Charles Investment Management reported 133,851 shares. Macquarie Gru Ltd reported 504,718 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. Moreover, Lpl Fincl Limited Liability has 0% invested in EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) for 3,348 shares.

Among 6 analysts covering Enpro Industries (NYSE:NPO), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Enpro Industries had 7 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NPO) has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, December 8 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock has “Buy” rating by Gabelli on Wednesday, July 29. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, September 23 by Sidoti. On Monday, July 31 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Buy”.

EnPro Industries, Inc. designs, develops, makes, and markets engineered industrial products worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.89 billion. The companyÂ’s Sealing Products segment offers metallic, non-metallic, and composite material gaskets; dynamic seals; compression packings; resilient metal seals; elastomeric seals; hydraulic components; expansion joints; flange sealing and isolation products; pipeline casing spacers/isolators; casing end seals; modular sealing systems for sealing pipeline penetrations; hole forming products; manhole infiltration sealing systems; heavy-duty truck wheel-end component systems; bellows and bellows assemblies; pedestals for semiconductor manufacturing; and polytetrafluoroethylene products. It has a 3.81 P/E ratio. This segmentÂ’s products are used in the chemical and petrochemical processing, petroleum extraction and refining, pulp and paper processing, power generation, food and pharmaceutical processing, primary metal manufacturing, mining, water and waste treatment, heavy-duty trucking, aerospace, medical, filtration, and semiconductor fabrication industries.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $2.11 million activity. Macadam Stephen E. had sold 26,318 shares worth $1.95 million. $156,102 worth of stock was sold by Anderson Todd L on Wednesday, August 9.