Teladoc, Inc. (TDOC) Trades at $37.15 After Triangle; Bloomin Brands (BLMN) Sentiment Is 0.82

February 19, 2018 - By Martha Paddon

Teladoc, Inc. (TDOC) formed triangle with $35.29 target or 5.00% below today’s $37.15 share price. Teladoc, Inc. (TDOC) has $2.27 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.68% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $37.15. About 518,361 shares traded. Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) has risen 205.04% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 188.34% the S&P500.

BloominÂ’ Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates casual, upscale casual, and fine dining restaurants primarily in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.90 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, U.S. and International. It has a 26.79 P/E ratio. The Company’s restaurant portfolio has four concepts: Outback Steakhouse, a casual steakhouse restaurant; CarrabbaÂ’s Italian Grill, a casual Italian restaurant; Bonefish Grill, an upscale casual seafood restaurant; and FlemingÂ’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, a contemporary steakhouse.

The stock decreased 5.03% or $1.1 during the last trading session, reaching $20.79. About 2.66 million shares traded or 137.67% up from the average. Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (BLMN) has risen 8.82% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.88% the S&P500.

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of Bloomin’ Brands’s analysts are positive. Out of 4 Wall Street analysts rating Bloomin’ Brands, 0 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 3 recommend “Hold”. BLMN was included in 4 notes of analysts from January 17, 2017. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, February 21. The rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley to “Underweight” on Tuesday, January 17. Goldman Sachs downgraded Bloomin' Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLMN) on Thursday, January 19 to “Neutral” rating. Credit Suisse downgraded it to “Neutral” rating and $19.0 target in Thursday, February 23 report.

Kestrel Investment Management Corp holds 2.84% of its portfolio in Bloomin' Brands, Inc. for 456,025 shares. Denver Investment Advisors Llc owns 849,606 shares or 0.73% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Earnest Partners Llc has 0.71% invested in the company for 4.02 million shares. The Virginia-based Flippin Bruce & Porter Inc has invested 0.6% in the stock. Foundry Partners Llc, a Minnesota-based fund reported 693,112 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $8.07 million activity.

Analysts await Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) to report earnings on March, 7. They expect $-0.42 EPS, down 35.48% or $0.11 from last year’s $-0.31 per share. After $-0.55 actual EPS reported by Teladoc, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -23.64% EPS growth.

Among 18 analysts covering Teladoc Inc (NYSE:TDOC), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. Teladoc Inc had 69 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, March 2 the stock rating was maintained by Chardan Capital Markets with “Buy”. Deutsche Bank initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, December 8 report. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with “Buy” rating and $4200 target in Thursday, August 3 report. Oppenheimer maintained Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) on Tuesday, November 21 with “Buy” rating. As per Wednesday, November 16, the company rating was initiated by Chardan Capital Markets. The stock has “Buy” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, January 8. Oppenheimer maintained Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) on Thursday, August 3 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald on Monday, November 20 with “Hold”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, January 6. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, October 2.