Lazard Ltd (LAZ) Trades at $50.58 After Triangle; YOKOGAWA ELECTRIC ORDINARY SHARES (YOKEF) Shorts Lowered By 0.69%

June 24, 2018 - By Shannon Black

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Lazard Ltd (LAZ) formed triangle with $53.11 target or 5.00% above today’s $50.58 share price. Lazard Ltd (LAZ) has $6.04B valuation. The stock decreased 0.30% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $50.58. About 983,098 shares traded or 52.44% up from the average. Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ) has risen 25.31% since June 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.74% the S&P500. Some Historical LAZ News: 10/04/2018 – David Gibson Joins Lazard Asset Management as Managing Director; 17/04/2018 – Alexandre de Rothschild to take over at helm of Rothschild bank; 14/05/2018 – Lazard Asset Buys New 3% Position in Utah Medical; 26/04/2018 – LAZARD LTD – SEQUENTIAL INCREASE IN AUM AS OF MARCH 31, 2018 WAS PRIMARILY DRIVEN BY NET INFLOWS OF $2.4 BLN; 30/04/2018 – LAZARD’S RAINE SAYS HEALTH NEEDS NEW PRICING MODELS COME TO MKT; 11/04/2018 – LAZARD LTD – THOMPSON IS FORMER CHAIRMAN & CEO OF PERKINS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT, LLC; 21/03/2018 – Lazard Global Total Return and Income Fund Declares Monthly Distribution; 26/04/2018 – Lazard 1Q Asset Management Operating Rev $330M; 20/04/2018 – BENI STABILI BOARD TO APPOINT LAZARD AS FINL ADVISOR; 20/03/2018 – MOZAMBIQUE RESTRUCTURING ADVISOR LAZARD SAYS THREE RESTRUCTURING OPTIONS ARE OPEN TO ALL EXTERNAL COMMERCIAL CREDITORS, THEY COULD COME IN DIFFERENT INSTRUMENTS SUCH EUROBONDS OR LOANS

YOKOGAWA ELECTRIC CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:YOKEF) had a decrease of 0.69% in short interest. YOKEF’s SI was 587,800 shares in June as released by FINRA. Its down 0.69% from 591,900 shares previously. It closed at $18.31 lastly. It is down 0.00% since June 24, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 12.57% the S&P500.

Among 14 analysts covering Lazard (NYSE:LAZ), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 93% are positive. Lazard had 43 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, February 17 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Goldman Sachs upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Monday, January 8 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 2 by Nomura. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of LAZ in report on Thursday, December 21 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, January 3 by Nomura. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, June 9 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock has “Underperform” rating by Bank of America on Wednesday, December 14. The stock of Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ) earned “Buy” rating by Argus Research on Thursday, October 22. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of LAZ in report on Monday, April 24 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Sandler O’Neill given on Thursday, January 11.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.13, from 1 in 2017Q4. It improved, as 25 investors sold Lazard Ltd shares while 96 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 89 raised stakes. 87.57 million shares or 0.14% less from 87.70 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. 2.59 million are owned by Ajo L P. Boston Prns owns 102,651 shares. Sandler Management invested in 0.47% or 72,440 shares. Raymond James & Associates invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ). Citadel Limited Liability invested 0% of its portfolio in Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage has invested 0% in Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ). Pinnacle Associate Limited invested in 0.91% or 879,214 shares. Eagle Asset Mngmt Incorporated stated it has 59,981 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Financial Bank Of Ny Mellon holds 430,490 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers invested in 124,765 shares. Mckinley Capital Mgmt Lc Delaware holds 0.07% or 21,957 shares in its portfolio. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt Company invested 0% of its portfolio in Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ). Schwab Charles Invest Mngmt reported 0.04% in Lazard Ltd (NYSE:LAZ). Dimensional Fund Advsr L P accumulated 0.02% or 827,214 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur New York reported 8,233 shares stake.

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