Highland Capital Management Has Upped Its Boston Scientific (BSX) Position; Profile of 15 Analysts Covering Burlington Stores, Inc. (BURL)

Among 18 analysts covering Burlington Stores (NYSE:BURL), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Burlington Stores has $132.0 highest and $58 lowest target. $107’s average target is -10.91% below currents $120.11 stock price. Burlington Stores had 48 analyst reports since October 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, December 17 the stock rating was initiated by BB&T Capital with “Hold”. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, January 21 to “Buy”. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Guggenheim given on Friday, September 30. As per Friday, August 26, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, January 18. The firm has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co given on Thursday, July 13. The stock has “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, April 19. Suntrust Robinson maintained the shares of BURL in report on Thursday, November 23 with “Buy” rating. Telsey Advisory Group maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $116 target in Wednesday, November 22 report. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Buy” on Tuesday, May 30. See Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) latest ratings:

11/12/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $132.0 Maintain
23/11/2017 Broker: Suntrust Robinson Rating: Buy Old Target: $109.00 New Target: $117.00 Maintain
21/11/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $120.0 Maintain
22/11/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Buy New Target: $116.0
22/11/2017 Broker: Telsey Advisory Group Rating: Outperform Old Target: $110.00 New Target: $116.00 Maintain
22/11/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $115.0
21/11/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $115.0 Maintain
31/10/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $105.0 Maintain
19/10/2017 Broker: Buckingham Research Rating: Buy New Target: $107 Reinitiate
16/10/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $109.0 Maintain

Highland Capital Management Llc increased Boston Scientific Corp (BSX) stake by 103.37% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Highland Capital Management Llc acquired 10,843 shares as Boston Scientific Corp (BSX)’s stock rose 4.02%. The Highland Capital Management Llc holds 21,333 shares with $622,000 value, up from 10,490 last quarter. Boston Scientific Corp now has $34.47 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $25.1. About 5.36M shares traded. Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) has risen 19.12% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.42% the S&P500.

Among 28 analysts covering Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX), 23 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 82% are positive. Boston Scientific Corporation has $36 highest and $19 lowest target. $28.55’s average target is 13.75% above currents $25.1 stock price. Boston Scientific Corporation had 80 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, September 25 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Wednesday, November 29 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Wedbush given on Friday, July 29. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, December 8 by Needham. As per Friday, July 29, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 29 by BMO Capital Markets. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 31 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, August 13 by TheStreet. The stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, October 31. The stock of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 23 by Benchmark.

Highland Capital Management Llc decreased Amgen Inc (NASDAQ:AMGN) stake by 6,333 shares to 27,558 valued at $5.14M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Cisco Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) stake by 15,037 shares and now owns 566,113 shares. At&T Inc (NYSE:T) was reduced too.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 selling transactions for $14.38 million activity. Phalen Michael P. also sold $416,559 worth of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) on Tuesday, August 29. Pratt Timothy A. sold $266,650 worth of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) on Tuesday, August 1. Sorenson John Bradley sold $208,328 worth of stock. The insider Nanavaty Maulik sold $1.56 million. 12,433 shares were sold by Carruthers Wendy, worth $332,584. Another trade for 347,137 shares valued at $10.11 million was sold by Bose Supratim.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.04 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.01, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 33 investors sold BSX shares while 166 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 164 raised stakes. 1.21 billion shares or 1.08% less from 1.22 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 1.97 million were accumulated by State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement. Susquehanna Gp Ltd Liability Partnership reported 22,466 shares. Lpl Limited Liability Company owns 109,433 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Moreover, Connor Clark & Lunn Invest Mgmt Ltd has 0.08% invested in Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) for 472,114 shares. 16,305 are owned by Adirondack Research. Texas Permanent School Fund stated it has 380,258 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. Boston Private Wealth Ltd invested 0.01% in Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX). Johnson Fincl Grp Inc holds 687 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 15.39 million were accumulated by Northern. Asset Mngmt One Ltd reported 0.15% of its portfolio in Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX). Sirios Capital Mgmt Limited Partnership has 2.9% invested in Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) for 1.90M shares. Pictet Asset Mngmt Ltd invested 0.1% in Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX). Employees Retirement System Of Ohio has invested 0.15% in Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX). Churchill Mgmt has 139,118 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. National Bank & Trust Of America Corporation De holds 0.04% or 9.66M shares.

The stock increased 0.97% or $1.15 during the last trading session, reaching $120.11. About 1.38 million shares traded or 33.57% up from the average. Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) has risen 77.68% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 60.98% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.85 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 44 investors sold Burlington Stores, Inc. shares while 108 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 82 raised stakes. 67.97 million shares or 3.19% less from 70.21 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Credit Suisse Ag reported 61,947 shares. Amalgamated National Bank reported 0.04% in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL). Numeric Investors Limited Liability, Massachusetts-based fund reported 2,900 shares. Scopus Asset Management Ltd Partnership holds 725,000 shares. Whittier Company Of Nevada reported 0% of its portfolio in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL). Nationwide Fund Advsr holds 0.06% or 168,460 shares. Cipher Limited Partnership owns 39,762 shares for 0.29% of their portfolio. Pinebridge Invs Limited Partnership reported 4,695 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Quantbot Technologies L P owns 0.04% invested in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) for 4,001 shares. Campbell Adviser Lc stated it has 0.23% in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL). Old Mutual Global Invsts (Uk) has invested 0.39% in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL). Renaissance Technologies Ltd Co holds 0.03% or 253,600 shares in its portfolio. The Illinois-based Balyasny Asset Limited Company has invested 0.75% in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL). Waddell & Reed Financial holds 450,410 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Oberweis Asset reported 2.25% in Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL).

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 sales for $10.07 million activity. 11,000 shares valued at $959,757 were sold by Katz Marc on Monday, August 28. On Monday, September 11 Hand Fred sold $702,426 worth of Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) or 8,000 shares. $2.24 million worth of Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) was sold by Kingsbury Thomas. MAGRINI JOYCE MANNING sold 2,400 shares worth $225,985. $152,331 worth of Burlington Stores, Inc. (NYSE:BURL) was sold by Sullivan Paul.