Eqis Capital Management Has Cut Its Healthcare Svcs Grp (HCSG) Stake; ROBINSONS RETAIL (RRETY) Sellers Increased By 75% Their Shorts

ROBINSONS RETAIL (OTCMKTS:RRETY) had an increase of 75% in short interest. RRETY’s SI was 700 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 75% from 400 shares previously. With 1,500 avg volume, 1 days are for ROBINSONS RETAIL (OTCMKTS:RRETY)’s short sellers to cover RRETY’s short positions. It closed at $19.72 lastly. It is down 0.00% since January 13, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Eqis Capital Management Inc decreased Healthcare Svcs Grp Inc (HCSG) stake by 60.22% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Eqis Capital Management Inc sold 6,650 shares as Healthcare Svcs Grp Inc (HCSG)’s stock rose 12.08%. The Eqis Capital Management Inc holds 4,392 shares with $237,000 value, down from 11,042 last quarter. Healthcare Svcs Grp Inc now has $3.80B valuation. The stock decreased 1.50% or $0.79 during the last trading session, reaching $51.92. About 330,616 shares traded. Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) has risen 24.89% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.19% the S&P500.

Robinsons Retail Holdings, Inc. operates as a retailing firm in the Philippines. The company has market cap of $27.31 billion. The firm operates in six divisions: Supermarkets, Department Stores, DIY Stores, Convenience Stores, Drug Stores, and Specialty Stores. It has a 27.39 P/E ratio. It operates supermarkets under the Robinsons Supermarket brand that offer health and wellness products, as well as fresh food products; and department stores under the Robinsons Department Store brand, which provide menÂ’s, ladies', and children's wear, as well as shoes, bags, accessories, household items, and others.

Among 4 analysts covering Healthcare Services (NASDAQ:HCSG), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Healthcare Services has $62 highest and $37 lowest target. $55.75’s average target is 7.38% above currents $51.92 stock price. Healthcare Services had 14 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Robert W. Baird initiated the shares of HCSG in report on Friday, September 16 with “Outperform” rating. As per Tuesday, October 17, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, July 12 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 14 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, October 18. Credit Suisse reinitiated Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) rating on Friday, November 3. Credit Suisse has “Outperform” rating and $62 target. The stock of Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) earned “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird on Tuesday, August 22. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, June 5. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Buy” rating and $52.0 target in Monday, October 2 report. As per Monday, August 21, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.33 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.01, from 1.34 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 10 investors sold HCSG shares while 78 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 77 raised stakes. 66.03 million shares or 1.32% more from 65.17 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ameritas Invest Ptnrs Inc holds 0.02% or 6,257 shares in its portfolio. Ny State Teachers Retirement stated it has 148,702 shares. Greenleaf reported 1,305 shares. Eagle Asset Mgmt Inc holds 124,781 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Parkside Natl Bank accumulated 2,529 shares or 0.05% of the stock. The Germany-based Deutsche Bank & Trust Ag has invested 0% in Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG). Rice Hall James & Assoc Ltd Llc has 489,218 shares for 1.17% of their portfolio. Wells Fargo And Mn has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG). Fcm Invs Tx accumulated 55,291 shares. Invesco reported 370,124 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Manufacturers Life Ins The, a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 54,259 shares. Hightower Advsr Ltd Co invested in 0% or 7,077 shares. Blackrock reported 8.95 million shares. Finance Service accumulated 426 shares. Stephens Ar owns 5,273 shares.

Eqis Capital Management Inc increased Catalyst Millburn Hedge Strategy I stake by 21,228 shares to 68,582 valued at $2.16 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Schwab Short (SCHO) stake by 38,001 shares and now owns 313,060 shares. Swan Defined Risk I was raised too.

Analysts await Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HCSG) to report earnings on February, 6. They expect $0.33 EPS, up 17.86% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.28 per share. HCSG’s profit will be $24.18M for 39.33 P/E if the $0.33 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.31 actual EPS reported by Healthcare Services Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.45% EPS growth.