Analysts at Peel Hunt Reiterated their “Hold” rating for Capita Group The PLC (LON:CPI) with GBX 188.00 Target Price per Share; Profile of 3 Analysts Covering Eaton Vance Corp. (EV)

February 12, 2018 - By Shannon Black

In an analyst report published on 12 February, Capita Group The PLC (LON:CPI) stock had its “Hold” Rating reconfirmed by equity analysts at Peel Hunt. They currently have a GBX 188.00 TP on company. Peel Hunt’s target would indicate a potential downside of -4.71% from the company’s last stock price.

Among 13 analysts covering Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 23% are positive. Eaton Vance Corp. had 43 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, June 5 by Citigroup. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, August 16 by Jefferies. Credit Suisse downgraded Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) rating on Tuesday, July 21. Credit Suisse has “Neutral” rating and $44 target. Jefferies maintained the shares of EV in report on Wednesday, October 7 with “Hold” rating. Citigroup upgraded Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) on Thursday, August 20 to “Neutral” rating. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Thursday, September 3 by Susquehanna. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, June 26. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, June 23 with “Hold”. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, January 19 by Susquehanna. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Friday, August 19 report. See Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) latest ratings:

10/01/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $61.0 Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $60.0 Maintain
10/11/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $53.0 Maintain
31/10/2017 Broker: Bank of America Rating: Neutral Old Target: $49 New Target: $51 Maintain
17/10/2017 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Buy New Target: $57 Initiates Coverage On
28/09/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $49.0 Maintain
20/09/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $46.0 Maintain
24/08/2017 Broker: J.P. Morgan Rating: Hold New Target: $48.0 Upgrade
23/08/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $49.0 Maintain
24/08/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Underweight New Rating: Neutral Upgrade

Since August 31, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 21 insider sales for $32.86 million activity. Shares for $423,922 were sold by Marius Frederick S on Thursday, August 31. $843,279 worth of stock was sold by HYLTON LAURIE G on Monday, October 2. 9,490 Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) shares with value of $574,050 were sold by PUHY DOROTHY E. $3.72M worth of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) shares were sold by SWAFFIELD PAYSON F. 6,865 shares were sold by SMITH WINTHROP H JR, worth $335,766. Shares for $2.27M were sold by Witkos Matthew J. FAUST THOMAS E JR also sold $2.87M worth of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) shares.

The stock increased 1.26% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $53.19. About 562,995 shares traded. Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV) has risen 29.11% since February 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.41% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.49, from 1.56 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 42 investors sold Eaton Vance Corp. shares while 87 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 98 raised stakes. 79.77 million shares or 1.27% more from 78.77 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Northwest Investment Counselors Limited Liability reported 0.32% in Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV). Fjarde Ap, Alabama-based fund reported 37,540 shares. Arrowstreet Partnership holds 135,665 shares. State Street holds 0.03% or 7.39 million shares. Thompson Mgmt reported 11,389 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Stratos Wealth Partners Limited reported 4,976 shares stake. Smithfield Trust Com invested in 0.03% or 3,891 shares. 19,455 are held by Bluemountain Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company. Envestnet Asset Mgmt invested 0% in Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV). State Treasurer State Of Michigan owns 43,200 shares. Aqr Cap Management Limited Liability Corp reported 181,784 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Investec Asset has 159,658 shares. Commonwealth Bank Of invested in 0% or 200 shares. Pennsylvania-based Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt Sys has invested 0.01% in Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE:EV). First State Bank Of Hutchinson reported 4,900 shares.

Eaton Vance Corp., through its subsidiaries, engages in the creation, marketing, and management of investment funds in the United States. The company has market cap of $6.09 billion. It also provides investment management and counseling services to institutions and individuals. It has a 21.98 P/E ratio. Further, the firm operates as an adviser and distributor of investment companies and separate accounts.

Among 20 analysts covering Capita Group The PLC (LON:CPI), 4 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 20% are positive. Capita Group The PLC has GBX 1445 highest and GBX 1 lowest target. GBX 624.16’s average target is 222.56% above currents GBX 193.5 stock price. Capita Group The PLC had 218 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Capita plc (LON:CPI) has “Sell” rating given on Monday, October 23 by Shore Capital. The firm has “Reduce” rating given on Monday, November 6 by Peel Hunt. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Monday, March 7 by BNP Paribas. The stock of Capita plc (LON:CPI) earned “Sell” rating by Shore Capital on Thursday, December 14. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 1270 target in Tuesday, February 2 report. As per Wednesday, January 3, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs with “Neutral” on Wednesday, December 21. BNP Paribas maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Friday, October 23 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating by BNP Paribas given on Wednesday, July 12. On Monday, June 26 the stock rating was maintained by Numis Securities with “Buy”.

Capita plc provides customer management, administration, and professional support services to clients in the private and public sectors. The company has market cap of 1.29 billion GBP. The firm offers business process management, business transformation, corporate and administration, customer management, debt solution, digital and software solution, financial, HR and recruitment, information technology, legal, procurement, property and infrastructure, and travel and event services. It has a 129 P/E ratio. It provides its services to banking and financial services, insurance, life and pensions, retail, telecoms and media, transport, utilities, central and local government, defense, education, emergency services, health, police and justice, and science sectors.