Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (FIX) At $40.65 Forms Top; 1 Analysts Bullish Associated Banc-Corp (ASB)

April 16, 2018 - By rebbecca

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Among 15 analysts covering Associated Banc (NYSE:ASB), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 7% are positive. Associated Banc had 41 analyst reports since October 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by SunTrust on Friday, October 20. The stock of Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, April 5 by Jefferies. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, July 7. The stock has “Hold” rating by Piper Jaffray on Sunday, January 28. The rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray with “Neutral” on Thursday, January 12. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Sector Perform” rating in Friday, January 22 report. The company was maintained on Friday, August 11 by Jefferies. Jefferies maintained Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) rating on Tuesday, October 10. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $28.0 target. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Friday, September 15. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Hold” rating and $25.0 target in Tuesday, October 31 report. See Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) latest ratings:

05/02/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $27.0 Maintain
31/01/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $28 New Target: $27 Maintain
28/01/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Hold New Target: $26.0 Maintain
25/01/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $27.0 Maintain
02/01/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Hold New Target: $29.0 Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $28.0 Maintain
13/12/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $25.5 New Target: $28 Maintain
28/11/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $27.0 Maintain
31/10/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Hold New Target: $25.0 Maintain
23/10/2017 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $26 New Target: $27 Maintain

Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (FIX) formed multiple top with $41.87 target or 3.00% above today’s $40.65 share price. Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (FIX) has $1.51B valuation. The stock decreased 0.97% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $40.65. About 70,950 shares traded. Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX) has risen 14.43% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.88% the S&P500.

Analysts await Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $0.31 EPS, up 55.00% or $0.11 from last year’s $0.2 per share. FIX’s profit will be $11.48 million for 32.78 P/E if the $0.31 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.45 actual EPS reported by Comfort Systems USA, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -31.11% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.36, from 1.45 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 17 investors sold Comfort Systems USA, Inc. shares while 64 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 52 raised stakes. 33.62 million shares or 0.12% less from 33.66 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. California Employees Retirement Sys holds 0% or 37,040 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn stated it has 0% in Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX). Art Limited Liability Corp stated it has 0.06% of its portfolio in Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX). Dimensional Fund Advisors Limited Partnership invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX). Rosenblum Silverman Sutton S F Inc Ca has 9,800 shares. First Tru Advisors Lp has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX). Barclays Public Limited Liability Co holds 0% or 13,341 shares. Intrust Fincl Bank Na has invested 0.07% in Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX). 11,092 are owned by Hbk Invs L P. Piermont Mgmt holds 15,510 shares or 0.22% of its portfolio. Parallax Volatility Advisers L P has invested 0% in Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX). Victory Cap Management holds 7,157 shares. 286,326 are owned by Principal Fincl Group Inc. Cubist Systematic Strategies Lc holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX) for 11,167 shares. The Ontario – Canada-based Manufacturers Life Ins The has invested 0% in Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX).

Since October 30, 2017, it had 2 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $1.97 million activity. Shares for $214,050 were sold by Skidmore Constance Ellen. 2,000 shares were sold by Krusi Alan, worth $85,000 on Thursday, February 1. Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $427,500 was sold by ANDERSON DARCY. 15,905 shares were sold by Shaeff Julie, worth $678,332 on Monday, October 30. MYERS FRANKLIN also bought $104,675 worth of Comfort Systems USA, Inc. (NYSE:FIX) shares. 19,124 shares were sold by Lane Brian E., worth $769,932 on Friday, March 2.

Among 6 analysts covering Comfort Systems USA (NYSE:FIX), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Comfort Systems USA has $43.0 highest and $32 lowest target. $37.50’s average target is -7.75% below currents $40.65 stock price. Comfort Systems USA had 10 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by Macquarie Research on Friday, January 13 with “Outperform”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, August 11 by Sidoti. The company was downgraded on Friday, November 10 by Guggenheim. As per Thursday, October 5, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, August 23 report. BB&T Capital downgraded it to “Hold” rating and $32 target in Friday, October 30 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, January 8 by Sidoti. On Friday, August 12 the stock rating was upgraded by Sidoti to “Buy”.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.22, from 1.12 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 20 investors sold Associated Banc-Corp shares while 63 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 75 raised stakes. 117.28 million shares or 2.35% more from 114.59 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 2.97 million were accumulated by Mairs & Inc. Badgley Phelps And Bell Incorporated holds 0.02% or 10,000 shares in its portfolio. 12,449 were accumulated by Ls Invest Limited Liability Company. Morgan Dempsey Capital Management Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 3,398 shares stake. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Liability reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB). Lsv Asset Mgmt invested in 917,315 shares. Comerica Commercial Bank holds 118,732 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Liberty Mutual Gp Asset Management reported 0.03% stake. Moreover, Hotchkis And Wiley Capital Limited Company has 0.12% invested in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB) for 1.24M shares. Meeder Asset Mgmt reported 0.01% in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB). Texas Permanent School Fund holds 0.03% or 102,182 shares in its portfolio. Carlson Limited Partnership has invested 0.28% of its portfolio in Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE:ASB). California Public Employees Retirement reported 428,980 shares. Suntrust Banks holds 0% or 10,479 shares. Jane Street Ltd Liability Corp, a New York-based fund reported 10,654 shares.

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