Great Plains Energy Inc (NYSE:GXP) Quarterly Analysis


Moreover, Lazard Asset Mngmt Ltd has 0.07% invested in Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) for 1.21M shares. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. now owns 5,782,071 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $157,793,000 after buying an additional 1,149,431 shares in the last quarter. About 4.41 million shares traded or 35.28% up from the average. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP) for 420,486 shares. It has underperformed by 4.06% the S&P500. The transaction change kept by insiders has seen a change of 0.00% in last six month period. Neuberger Berman Grp Inc Limited Com holds 345,107 shares. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$32.24 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$25.85.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.35 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.12, from 1.23 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 37 investors sold HOLX shares while 146 reduced holdings. 68 funds opened positions while 140 raised stakes. 278.35 million shares or 3.79% more from 268.18 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Keybank National Association Oh stated it has 22,980 shares. Marshall Wace Llp reported 0.49% stake. Fincl Engines Advisors Llc invested in 0.06% or 44,464 shares. Cohen Steers reported 1.73M shares stake. Carderock Capital Management holds 0.28% or 7,820 shares. 1 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data. (NASDAQ:SNI) for 16,673 shares. Invesco Ltd owns 432,373 shares. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 7,162 shares of the utilities provider's stock worth $197,000 after buying an additional 769 shares during the period. (NASDAQ:HOLX) for 347,773 shares. Kanaly Trust holds 439 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. The firm has a market capitalization of $6.14 billion, a P/E ratio of 23.61 and a beta of 0.40. The Company's content is distributed through multiple methods, including television, the Internet, digital platforms and licensing arrangements. It has a 26.88 P/E ratio. The Company's products include Analog Products, Converters, Amplifiers/Radio Frequency, Other Analog, Power Management and Reference, and Digital Signal Processing Products.

The company surged 1.6% and closed its last trading session at $28.05. About shares traded. Hologic, Inc. Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (NASDAQ:HOLX) has risen 17.21% since October 3, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.37% the S&P500.

Since December 7, 2016, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $8.44 million activity. Levy Lawrence M sold 10,203 shares worth $459,136. $350,004 worth of Hologic, Inc. During the session shares stayed in the range from $28.51 to $28.35. On Tuesday, November 15 the insider LOWE KENNETH W sold $2.11 million. $738,611 worth of Hologic, Inc.

Looking at the current price of the stock and the 52 week high and low, it suggests that the stock is likely to go Down in the future. Therefore 36% are positive.

Over the last 5 years, Great Plains Energy Incorporated has averaged a 5.30% YoY EPS growth rate and a 2.90% revenue growth rate. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, July 27. Bank of America upgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Tuesday, February 21 report. The company was maintained on Monday, September 26 by SunTrust. Creative Planning reported 19,661 shares stake. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital on Thursday, September 29 to "Equal-Weight". Zacks upgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Friday, September 4 report. As per Friday, March 11, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. The firm has "Buy" rating by Argus Research given on Monday, November 30.

This movement could be bad/good signal for few investors as firm is showing performance for the quarter as 1.70%. The institutional investor owned 278,064 shares of the utilities provider's stock after buying an additional 43 shares during the period. 52 funds opened positions while 129 raised stakes. 259.13 million shares or 2.17% more from 253.61 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.

Several brokerages have issued reports on GXP. Td Asset Mgmt has invested 0% in Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP). The original version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/05/14/zacks-analysts-expect-great-plains-energy-incorporated-gxp-will-post-earnings-of-0-52-per-share.html.

Shares of Great Plains Energy (NYSE:GXP) traded down 0.70% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $28.21. Hotchkis Wiley Cap Limited Liability Company invested 0.18% of its portfolio in Great Plains Energy Incorporated (NYSE:GXP). Monroe Commercial Bank And Mi holds 13,164 shares or 0.12% of its portfolio.