-6.23% to Target, Peel Hunt Maintains “Hold” Rating for Gleeson M J Group PLC (LON:GLE) Stock; Garcia Hamilton & Associates LP Has Trimmed Its Roper Technologies (ROP) Holding

December 7, 2017 - By Louis Casey

Peel Hunt have a GBX 715.00 target on the stock. The target indicates a potential downside of -6.23% from Gleeson M J Group PLC (LON:GLE)‘s last stock close price. This rating was shown in an analyst note on Thursday, 7 December.

Garcia Hamilton & Associates Lp decreased Roper Technologies Inc (ROP) stake by 39.98% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Garcia Hamilton & Associates Lp sold 2,007 shares as Roper Technologies Inc (ROP)’s stock rose 6.97%. The Garcia Hamilton & Associates Lp holds 3,013 shares with $698,000 value, down from 5,020 last quarter. Roper Technologies Inc now has $26.50B valuation. The stock increased 0.27% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $258.91. About 302,906 shares traded. Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP) has risen 23.10% since December 7, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.40% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.06, from 1 in 2017Q1. It fall, as 36 investors sold ROP shares while 202 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 162 raised stakes. 95.07 million shares or 2.75% less from 97.75 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Mar Vista Inv Prns Lc reported 379,348 shares stake. Crawford Invest Counsel accumulated 1,545 shares. First National Bank Of Omaha has invested 0.42% in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP). Proshare Advsrs Ltd Llc reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP). Gotham Asset Mgmt Limited Com reported 1,125 shares. Lakeview Cap Llc holds 1,214 shares. Ent Financial Corp holds 35 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Profund Advsrs Lc has invested 0.03% in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP). 13,568 are held by Shell Asset Mgmt. Donaldson Management Ltd Liability Corporation has 3,357 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt System stated it has 7,580 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Colony Grp Inc Limited has invested 0.03% in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP). Vanguard Gp Inc has 10.86M shares for 0.12% of their portfolio. 103,755 are owned by Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Limited Liability. Laffer Invests reported 0% stake.

Among 11 analysts covering Roper Industries Inc. (NYSE:ROP), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 82% are positive. Roper Industries Inc. had 42 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, September 28. JP Morgan upgraded Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP) on Wednesday, September 20 to “Overweight” rating. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Overweight” on Friday, January 13. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, September 20 by J.P. Morgan. The company was upgraded on Monday, August 31 by Zacks. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, November 25 by Stifel Nicolaus. Barclays Capital maintained Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP) on Monday, October 5 with “Overweight” rating. JP Morgan downgraded the shares of ROP in report on Friday, September 11 to “Underweight” rating. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, July 7 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, June 5 by RBC Capital Markets.

Analysts await Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP) to report earnings on February, 8. They expect $2.60 EPS, up 39.78% or $0.74 from last year’s $1.86 per share. ROP’s profit will be $266.15M for 24.90 P/E if the $2.60 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.36 actual EPS reported by Roper Technologies, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 10.17% EPS growth.

Among 5 analysts covering Gleeson M J Group PLC (LON:GLE), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Gleeson M J Group PLC has GBX 820 highest and GBX 469 lowest target. GBX 770.25’s average target is 0.03% above currents GBX 770 stock price. Gleeson M J Group PLC had 43 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Liberum Capital maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, April 27 report. On Thursday, December 7 the stock rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Buy”. Liberum Capital maintained MJ Gleeson plc (LON:GLE) on Monday, September 26 with “Buy” rating. Liberum Capital maintained MJ Gleeson plc (LON:GLE) on Wednesday, December 2 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, February 27 by Liberum Capital. The stock of MJ Gleeson plc (LON:GLE) earned “Buy” rating by Whitman Howard on Wednesday, January 6. Liberum Capital maintained MJ Gleeson plc (LON:GLE) rating on Friday, August 25. Liberum Capital has “Buy” rating and GBX 765 target. N+1 Singer maintained the shares of GLE in report on Monday, September 26 with “Corporate” rating. Liberum Capital maintained the shares of GLE in report on Thursday, May 25 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Liberum Capital on Tuesday, October 3.

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