Landscape Capital Management Lifted Lowes Cos (LOW) Position By $10.74 Million; Profile of 3 Analysts Covering Zoe’s Kitchen (ZOES)

November 14, 2017 - By Vivian Currie

Landscape Capital Management Llc increased Lowes Cos Inc (LOW) stake by 452.17% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Landscape Capital Management Llc acquired 139,508 shares as Lowes Cos Inc (LOW)’s stock rose 10.23%. The Landscape Capital Management Llc holds 170,361 shares with $13.21 million value, up from 30,853 last quarter. Lowes Cos Inc now has $65.98 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.22% or $1.72 during the last trading session, reaching $79.23. About 6.06M shares traded or 15.87% up from the average. Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) has risen 5.92% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.78% the S&P500.

Among 9 analysts covering Zoe’s Kitchen (NYSE:ZOES), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Zoe’s Kitchen had 38 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Telsey Advisory Group maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Tuesday, November 15 report. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Friday, August 18 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Maxim Group with “Buy” on Friday, November 20. The stock of Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES) earned “Buy” rating by Maxim Group on Thursday, October 22. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of ZOES in report on Monday, September 18 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES) has “Underperform” rating given on Friday, February 26 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Monday, December 19. Maxim Group initiated Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES) on Wednesday, August 19 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES) earned “Buy” rating by Maxim Group on Thursday, December 10. Jefferies upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, November 10 report. See Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES) latest ratings:

09/11/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Hold New Target: $12.0 Maintain
10/11/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Neutral Old Target: $13 New Target: $13 Maintain
10/11/2017 Broker: Jefferies Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy Upgrade
02/11/2017 Broker: Maxim Group Rating: Buy New Target: $20.0 Maintain
27/09/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $16.0 Maintain
18/09/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Hold New Target: $15.0 Maintain
17/08/2017 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Hold New Target: $14.0 Maintain
18/08/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Hold New Target: $14.0 Maintain
17/08/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $16.0 Maintain
18/08/2017 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Underperform Old Target: $13 New Target: $12.5 Maintain

Investors sentiment increased to 1.33 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.53, from 0.8 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 17 investors sold Zoe’s Kitchen Inc shares while 23 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 31 raised stakes. 22.02 million shares or 2.02% more from 21.58 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Blue Bell Private Wealth Mngmt Limited Liability accumulated 375 shares. 766,760 are held by Vanguard Group. 66,390 were reported by Schwab Charles Mngmt Inc. Pacad Invest Ltd has invested 0.01% in Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES). Verition Fund Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation, Connecticut-based fund reported 19,707 shares. New York-based Tiaa Cref Invest Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% in Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES). Hhr Asset Mgmt Limited Com invested in 614,878 shares. Price T Rowe Associates Md holds 0% or 306,450 shares. Manufacturers Life Insurance Com The has 0% invested in Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES). Rhumbline Advisers owns 21,143 shares for 0% of their portfolio. 215,631 are held by Robertson Opportunity Limited Company. California State Teachers Retirement Systems holds 0% or 33,858 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsr Lp holds 71,428 shares. New Jersey-based Fin Architects has invested 0% in Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES). Airain stated it has 0.01% in Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES).

About 1.03M shares traded or 122.52% up from the average. Zoe’s Kitchen Inc (NYSE:ZOES) has declined 49.51% since November 14, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 66.21% the S&P500.

Zoe’s Kitchen, Inc. develops and operates fast-casual restaurants serving a menu of fresh, wholesome, Mediterranean-inspired dishes delivered with Southern hospitality. The company has market cap of $262.23 million. The Company’s menu offers meals made from scratch using produce, proteins and other ingredients, including its appetizers, soups, salads and kabobs. It has a 714.44 P/E ratio. The Company’s food, including both hot and cold items, is suited for catering to a range of business and social occasions.

Since May 30, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $2.77 million activity. $1.83M worth of stock was sold by Ramsay Paul D on Tuesday, May 30. 11,672 Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) shares with value of $936,115 were sold by Maltsbarger Richard D.

Landscape Capital Management Llc decreased Netflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) stake by 5,466 shares to 9,029 valued at $1.35M in 2017Q2. It also reduced Brookfield Real Assets Incom stake by 90,684 shares and now owns 90,684 shares. Sun Cmntys Inc (NYSE:SUI) was reduced too.

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