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Wasatch Advisors Inc. Boosts Holdings in Comcast Co. (CMCSA)

Wasatch Advisors Inc. Boosts Holdings in Comcast Co. (CMCSA)

It has underperformed by 17.22% the S&P500. Elkfork Partners LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Comcast Corporation during the fourth quarter valued at about $4,869,000. Therefore 77% are positive.

Comcast Co. has a 1-year low of $34.78 and a 1-year high of $42.71. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $46.62. Apple Inc. had 350 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, October 5 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight". On Tuesday, January 31 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform". Evercore ISI reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $48.00 price objective (up previously from $44.00) on shares of Comcast in a research note on Tuesday, January 9th. On Thursday, April 28 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Outperform". One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and twenty-six have issued a buy rating to the company. RBC Capital Markets maintained TechnipFMC plc (NYSE:FTI) on Thursday, March 23 with "Hold" rating. Instinet reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $46.00 price target on shares of Comcast Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, June 28th. As per Thursday, January 18, the company rating was downgraded by Nomura. Brandywine Trust reported 1.27% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Brighton Jones LLC now owns 71,146 shares of the cable giant's stock valued at $2,738,000 after purchasing an additional 5,754 shares during the last quarter.

Egerton Capital Uk Llp, which manages about $14.07B and $11.18 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Charter Communications Inc N by 592,226 shares to 2.49 million shares, valued at $904.34M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. On average, analysts forecast that Comcast Corporation will post $1.99 EPS for the current fiscal year.

Comcast Corporation operates as a media and technology firm worldwide. The stock has a market cap of $194,802.78, a P/E ratio of 20.17, a P/E/G ratio of 1.81 and a beta of 1.00. It operates through Cable Communications, Cable Networks, Broadcast Television, Filmed Entertainment, and Theme Parks divisions. It has a 173.56 P/E ratio.

In related news, EVP Arthur R. Block sold 5,630 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 18th. 5,630 shares were sold by BLOCK ARTHUR R, worth $224,575. Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) has risen 28.96% since January 19, 2017 and is uptrending. 2,232 shares valued at $83,175 were sold by BACON KENNETH J on Friday, September 15.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0 in 2017 Q3. The company has a current ratio of 0.74, a quick ratio of 0.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.06. It improved, as 53 investors sold CMCSA shares while 517 reduced holdings.

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Wasatch Advisors Inc. raised its position in Comcast Co. Finally, Renaissance Group LLC boosted its stake in shares of Comcast by 1,279.2% during the third quarter. Fjarde Ap has invested 0.82% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Legal And General Pcl invested in 0.7% or 24.20 million shares. Profund Lc holds 0.62% or 383,966 shares.

Shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ CMCSA) opened at 39.43 on Thursday. Pennsylvania Tru has invested 1.12% of its portfolio in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Honeywell Interest holds 2.05% of its portfolio in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) for 1.52M shares. Portland Glob Advsr Limited Liability Corp owns 6,682 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. New York State Common Retirement Fund holds 0.04% or 741,583 shares. Argus Research maintained Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) on Friday, August 4 with "Buy" rating. 12,180 are held by Kistler. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi has invested 0.82% in AT&T Inc. Ltd. raised its stake in shares of Comcast Corporation by 833.6% in the fourth quarter. (CMCSA) traded up $0.18 on Friday, hitting $42.03. About 3.17M shares traded. AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has declined 0.52% since January 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 22.72% the S&P500.

Analysts await Apple Inc. Below is a list of TechnipFMC plc (NYSE:FTI) latest ratings and price target changes. During the same quarter past year, the company earned $0.83 earnings per share. (NYSE:PBF). First Trust Advsrs Lp reported 497,649 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.7 in 2017 Q3. This represents a $0.63 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.50%. First Allied Advisory Serv invested in 49,591 shares. (NYSE:PBF). Orrstown Inc stated it has 47 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Fulton Bank Na holds 64,461 shares or 0.18% of its portfolio. Marietta Limited Company reported 0.89% stake. Mariner Wealth Advsrs Ltd stated it has 1.38% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NYSE:T). Blb&B Limited Liability Corp invested in 1.55% or 256,284 shares. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Peoples Fincl Corporation has invested 1.52% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Bangor Bank stated it has 0.62% in Apple Inc. Guinness Asset Ltd owns 89,150 shares.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 selling transactions for $93.68 million activity. Great West Life Assurance Can reported 0% of its portfolio in Yelp Inc. (NYSE:T). 18,940 were accumulated by Freestone Cap Holdg Ltd Limited Liability Company. Ltd. bought a new position in shares of Comcast during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $165,000. (NASDAQ:FELE) for 9,647 shares.

Among 52 analysts covering Apple Inc. Yelp had 145 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Wednesday, February 22 report. Pacific Crest has "Overweight" rating and $132 target. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, September 11 with "Buy". Macquarie Research has "Neutral" rating and $65 target. Citigroup upgraded AT&T Inc. (NYSE:YELP) rating on Wednesday, August 10. Deutsche Bank has "Buy" rating and $8 target. (NYSE:YELP) has "Sector Perform" rating given on Wednesday, May 10 by RBC Capital Markets. Citigroup maintained Yelp Inc. On Wednesday, July 12 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Buy". Goldman Sachs downgraded the shares of FTI in report on Monday, November 13 to "Neutral" rating. Finally, Buckingham Research began coverage on Comcast in a report on Monday, November 20th.