Pioneer Trust Bank N A Has Lifted Its Illinois Tool Wks Com (ITW) Holding; New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (EDU) Had 8 Bulls

Among 11 analysts covering New Oriental Education & Technology Group (NYSE:EDU), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. New Oriental Education & Technology Group had 30 analyst reports since September 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, October 25 report. The stock of New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (NYSE:EDU) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, May 17. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, January 21 by Macquarie Research. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, August 25 by Morgan Stanley. On Wednesday, September 9 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Overweight”. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Overweight” on Wednesday, January 18. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 21 by Nomura. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, July 21 by TH Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 21 by Brean Capital. The rating was initiated by Credit Suisse with “Outperform” on Thursday, January 14. See New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (NYSE:EDU) latest ratings:

25/10/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $109.0 Maintain
06/10/2017 Broker: Benchmark Rating: Buy Old Target: $94.00 New Target: $100.00 Maintain
25/09/2017 Broker: Inc. Sponsored ADR representing 1 Ordinary Share (Cayman Islands) Rating: Bank Of America
14/09/2017 Broker: J.P. Morgan Rating: Sell New Target: $82.0 Downgrade
14/09/2017 Broker: Inc. Sponsored ADR representing 1 Ordinary Share (Cayman Islands) Rating: Jp Morgan
27/08/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $93.5 Maintain
25/08/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Overweight New Target: $100.00 Initiate
26/07/2017 Broker: Benchmark Rating: Buy Old Target: $75.00 New Target: $94.00 Maintain
25/07/2017 Broker: Inc. Sponsored ADR representing 1 Ordinary Share (Cayman Islands) Rating: Clsa
13/07/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $74.8000 Maintain

Pioneer Trust Bank N A increased Illinois Tool Wks Inc Com (ITW) stake by 12.26% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Pioneer Trust Bank N A acquired 2,475 shares as Illinois Tool Wks Inc Com (ITW)’s stock rose 5.13%. The Pioneer Trust Bank N A holds 22,655 shares with $3.35 million value, up from 20,180 last quarter. Illinois Tool Wks Inc Com now has $57.65 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.17% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $168.26. About 829,516 shares traded. Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) has risen 33.32% since December 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.62% the S&P500.

Among 19 analysts covering Illinois Tool Works Inc (NYSE:ITW), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Illinois Tool Works Inc had 70 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, June 23 by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, September 11 by Jefferies. Citigroup initiated Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) on Thursday, January 21 with “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained the shares of ITW in report on Monday, July 24 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, October 20 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Monday, March 27, the company rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. On Friday, September 15 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold”. The firm earned “Equal Weight” rating on Monday, January 11 by Barclays Capital. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, September 12 report. Wells Fargo maintained it with “Buy” rating and $190.0 target in Monday, December 4 report.

Since October 2, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 selling transactions for $24.79 million activity. MARTINDALE STEVEN L sold $10.19M worth of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) on Wednesday, October 25. The insider VALLS JUAN sold $7.62 million. 6,533 Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) shares with value of $979,950 were sold by Hartnett John R.. $4.99M worth of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) was sold by SMITH HAROLD B on Friday, December 8.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.87 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.17, from 0.7 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 47 investors sold ITW shares while 354 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 268 raised stakes. 251.79 million shares or 0.92% less from 254.13 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Mcdaniel Terry And owns 5.59% invested in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) for 199,918 shares. Pillar Pacific Capital Mgmt Ltd accumulated 1.05% or 55,131 shares. Weybosset Mgmt Limited Liability Com holds 0.29% of its portfolio in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) for 2,900 shares. North Point Portfolio Managers Oh reported 1,879 shares. Highlander Limited Liability Company has 500 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Endurance Wealth Mgmt stated it has 0% in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW). Lathrop Investment Corp invested 4.34% of its portfolio in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW). Choate Inv Advisors invested 0.07% in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW). Gateway Investment Advisers Limited Liability Corp holds 0.03% in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) or 20,951 shares. American Century Inc stated it has 0% in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW). Moreover, Ferguson Wellman Cap Mngmt has 0.01% invested in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW). Calamos Limited Co stated it has 46,071 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Cambridge Inv Research Advisors accumulated 16,231 shares. Hudson Valley Inv Advsr Inc Adv owns 0.19% invested in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) for 4,963 shares. California-based Covington Cap Mngmt has invested 0.15% in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW).

The stock increased 0.41% or $0.38 during the last trading session, reaching $92.19. About 540,481 shares traded. New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (NYSE:EDU) has risen 76.69% since December 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 59.99% the S&P500.

New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. provides private educational services under the New Oriental brand in the PeopleÂ’s Republic of China. The company has market cap of $14.58 billion. The firm operates through Language Training and Test Preparation, Primary and Secondary School Education, Online Education, Content Development and Distribution, Pre-School Education, Overseas Study Consulting Services, and Study Tour divisions. It has a 49.83 P/E ratio. It offers test preparation courses to students taking language and entrance exams used by educational institutions in the United States, the PeopleÂ’s Republic of China, and the Commonwealth countries; and after-school tutoring courses for middle and high school students to achieve better scores on entrance exams for admission into high schools or higher education institutions, as well as for children to teach English.