Crow Point Partners Has Decreased Its American Electric Power (AEP) Holding; Id Systems (IDSY) Sentiment Is 0.47

April 14, 2018 - By Martha Paddon

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Id Systems Inc (IDSY) investors sentiment decreased to 0.47 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -2.10, from 2.57 in 2017Q3. The ratio has dropped, as 9 active investment managers started new or increased equity positions, while 19 trimmed and sold stakes in Id Systems Inc. The active investment managers in our database now own: 5.65 million shares, down from 6.32 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Id Systems Inc in top ten equity positions decreased from 1 to 0 for a decrease of 1. Sold All: 8 Reduced: 11 Increased: 6 New Position: 3.

Crow Point Partners Llc decreased American Electric Power (AEP) stake by 6.78% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Crow Point Partners Llc sold 20,000 shares as American Electric Power (AEP)’s stock declined 7.09%. The Crow Point Partners Llc holds 275,000 shares with $20.25M value, down from 295,000 last quarter. American Electric Power now has $33.15 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.05% or $0.7 during the last trading session, reaching $67.34. About 1.83M shares traded. American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) has risen 1.09% since April 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.46% the S&P500.

Analysts await American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.99 EPS, up 3.13% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.96 per share. AEP’s profit will be $487.37 million for 17.01 P/E if the $0.99 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.85 actual EPS reported by American Electric Power Company, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 16.47% EPS growth.

Among 20 analysts covering American Electric Power Company Inc. (NYSE:AEP), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. American Electric Power Company Inc. has $83.0 highest and $7 lowest target. $71.22’s average target is 5.76% above currents $67.34 stock price. American Electric Power Company Inc. had 73 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Tuesday, February 13 by Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley maintained American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) rating on Friday, September 8. Morgan Stanley has “Equal-Weight” rating and $7 target. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, August 25 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of AEP in report on Sunday, September 3 with “Hold” rating. Jefferies maintained American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) rating on Friday, October 23. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $66 target. SunTrust maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, January 8 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Guggenheim on Tuesday, September 8. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Friday, October 2 report. Jefferies maintained American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) on Tuesday, June 13 with “Hold” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) on Thursday, August 10 with “Equal-Weight” rating.

Crow Point Partners Llc increased Spark Energy Inc (NASDAQ:SPKE) stake by 57,426 shares to 1.07M valued at $13.25 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Schwab Us Broad Market Etf (SCHB) stake by 7,211 shares and now owns 18,863 shares. Entergy Corp (NYSE:ETR) was raised too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.08 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.05, from 1.13 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 42 investors sold AEP shares while 267 reduced holdings. 96 funds opened positions while 238 raised stakes. 345.12 million shares or 1.09% more from 341.39 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Welch And Forbes Ltd Com owns 4,253 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Qci Asset Management Inc Ny has invested 0.01% in American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP). Umb Bank & Trust N A Mo has invested 0.12% in American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP). Tnb Fincl holds 33,368 shares. Benjamin F Edwards & has invested 0.03% in American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP). Northwestern Mutual Wealth reported 50,935 shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset holds 60,898 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Invesco Ltd has 7.37 million shares for 0.2% of their portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers holds 912,833 shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. Strategic Advsrs Limited Liability Company reported 8,191 shares or 0.25% of all its holdings. Rockefeller Svcs Incorporated accumulated 7,400 shares. 33,138 are held by Prudential Public Limited Com. Ngam Advisors L P, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 36,058 shares. North Star Inv Corp owns 62,553 shares. Timber Hill Limited reported 45,272 shares.

Analysts await I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDSY) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $0.07 EPS, up 150.00% or $0.21 from last year’s $-0.14 per share. IDSY’s profit will be $1.22M for 23.89 P/E if the $0.07 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.04 actual EPS reported by I.D. Systems, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -275.00% EPS growth.

Cannell Capital Llc holds 3.43% of its portfolio in I.D. Systems, Inc. for 1.70 million shares. Archon Capital Management Llc owns 525,677 shares or 1.83% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Bard Associates Inc has 0.42% invested in the company for 125,980 shares. The Connecticut-based Ardsley Advisory Partners has invested 0.4% in the stock. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc., a Minnesota-based fund reported 343,546 shares.

I.D. Systems, Inc. develops, markets, and sells wireless machine-to-machine solutions in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $116.67 million. The firm offers integrated wireless solutions that utilize radio frequency identification, Wi-Fi, satellite or cellular communications, sensor technologies, and software to control, track, monitor, and analyze industrial vehicles, rental vehicles, and transportation assets. It currently has negative earnings. It provides industrial and rental fleet asset management products, including on-asset hardware with mounting and user-interface options that provide an autonomous means of asset control and monitoring; wireless asset managers that link the mobile assets being monitored with the customerÂ’s computer network or to a remotely hosted server; server software, which manages data communications between the systemÂ’s database and wireless asset managers or on-asset hardware; and client software.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $686,000 activity.

The stock increased 3.40% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $6.69. About 828 shares traded. I.D. Systems, Inc. (IDSY) has risen 4.60% since April 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.95% the S&P500.

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