Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) Gets GBX 4330.00 Target By Beaufort Securities; Hartline Investment Raised Its Facebook Class A (FB) Holding

February 5, 2018 - By Martha Paddon

Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR)‘s rating was decreased by stock analysts at Beaufort Securities to a Hold rating in a a research report shared with investors and clients on Monday morning. The firm currently has a GBX 4330.00 PT on the stock. Beaufort Securities’s PT would indicate a potential upside of 8.93%.

Hartline Investment Corp increased Facebook Inc Class A (FB) stake by 16.78% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Hartline Investment Corp acquired 4,881 shares as Facebook Inc Class A (FB)’s stock rose 10.88%. The Hartline Investment Corp holds 33,974 shares with $5.81M value, up from 29,093 last quarter. Facebook Inc Class A now has $552.92 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.46% or $2.81 during the last trading session, reaching $190.28. About 26.68M shares traded or 41.58% up from the average. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since February 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 37 sales for $949.53 million activity. The insider Schroepfer Michael Todd sold 38,042 shares worth $6.77 million. Cox Christopher K also sold $2.77 million worth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) on Monday, October 9. Stretch Colin sold $134,821 worth of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) on Tuesday, December 19. FISCHER DAVID B. sold $2.75M worth of stock. Zuckerberg Mark sold $42.50 million worth of stock. Wehner David M. sold 15,470 shares worth $2.59 million. $109.70 million worth of stock was sold by Koum Jan on Wednesday, August 30.

Among 54 analysts covering Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), 50 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 93% are positive. Facebook has $265.0 highest and $88 lowest target. $195.44’s average target is 2.71% above currents $190.28 stock price. Facebook had 236 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Credit Suisse maintained Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) on Thursday, February 1 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) earned “Buy” rating by FBN Securities on Tuesday, September 26. Cowen & Co maintained Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) rating on Thursday, July 27. Cowen & Co has “Buy” rating and $19500 target. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 31 by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Overweight” on Thursday, April 28. The stock of Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, May 26 by Cantor Fitzgerald. Aegis Capital initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, January 3 report. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Buy” on Tuesday, September 5. As per Tuesday, January 2, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 11 by Credit Suisse.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.25, from 1.4 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 53 investors sold FB shares while 618 reduced holdings. 128 funds opened positions while 644 raised stakes. 1.63 billion shares or 0.88% more from 1.62 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Investec Asset Mgmt holds 1.24% or 1.65 million shares in its portfolio. Budros Ruhlin & Roe invested in 0.27% or 5,209 shares. 3,984 were reported by Capstone Financial Advsrs. Bancshares Of Nova Scotia Trust stated it has 1,625 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Lesa Sroufe Com has invested 0.41% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Ser Automobile Association reported 2.94M shares. Moreover, Peddock Capital Advsrs has 0.13% invested in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Mckinley Carter Wealth Svcs has invested 0.43% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Tortoise Inv Management Limited Liability Company holds 1,496 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Axiom Intl Invsts Ltd De has invested 4.25% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). 1,635 are held by Guyasuta Invest Advsr. Virginia-based Alexandria Cap Limited Liability Com has invested 1.67% in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). 52,191 were accumulated by Secor Cap L P. Td Cap Mngmt Lc reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Arrowgrass Cap Prns (Us) LP stated it has 1.09% of its portfolio in Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB).

The stock decreased 1.54% or GBX 62 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 3977. About 373,329 shares traded. Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) has 0.00% since February 5, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 26 analysts covering Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR), 12 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 46% are positive. Unilever PLC has GBX 5000 highest and GBX 2400 lowest target. GBX 4018.08’s average target is 1.03% above currents GBX 3977 stock price. Unilever PLC had 289 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) rating on Friday, July 31. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and GBX 3100 target. The stock of Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) has “Overweight” rating given on Monday, June 13 by JP Morgan. The stock of Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, April 24 by JP Morgan. On Thursday, June 8 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Neutral”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 25 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, September 25. The stock of Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) has “Sell” rating given on Monday, November 16 by Liberum Capital. The stock of Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) has “Underweight” rating given on Tuesday, November 24 by JP Morgan. JP Morgan maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Thursday, November 17 report. The stock of Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, December 5.