Insider Sale: Michael Nixon Sold 20,000 Shares of Installed Building Products, Inc. (IBP); Inphi (IPHI) Shorts Down By 0.99%

Michael Nixon who right now serves as the director of Installed Building Products Inc a few days ago sold 20,000 shares of the public firm. The insider trade has $1,490,000 US Dollars total value, at an average stock price per share of $74.5. The stock deal by Mr. Michael – was recorded on January 18, 2018 and revealed in a SEC’s document available here. Now, Michael Nixon owns 1.45 million shares which are about 4.56% of the company’s market cap.

Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI) had a decrease of 0.99% in short interest. IPHI’s SI was 8.76 million shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 0.99% from 8.85M shares previously. With 545,500 avg volume, 16 days are for Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI)’s short sellers to cover IPHI’s short positions. The SI to Inphi Corporation’s float is 22.99%. The stock decreased 6.52% or $2.47 during the last trading session, reaching $35.4. About 2.87M shares traded or 342.36% up from the average. Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI) has risen 38.34% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.64% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 0.40% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $74. About 219,654 shares traded or 16.41% up from the average. Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) has risen 54.12% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 37.42% the S&P500.

Installed Building Products, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the installation of insulation, garage doors, rain gutters, shower doors, closet shelving and mirrors, and other products in the continental United States. The company has market cap of $2.36 billion. It offers a range of insulation materials, such as fiberglass insulation, spray foam insulation, and cellulose insulation materials. It has a 56.36 P/E ratio. The firm is also involved in the installation of insulation and sealant materials in various areas of a structure, which includes basement and crawl space, building envelope, attic, and acoustical.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 insider sales for $13.19 million activity. NIXON J MICHAEL also sold $3.68M worth of Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) on Thursday, December 7. Miller Michael Thomas also sold $2.21 million worth of Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) shares. $161,521 worth of Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) was sold by Elliott Jay P. on Monday, October 2. $102,162 worth of Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) was sold by Carter Margot Lebenberg.

Among 11 analysts covering Installed Building Products (NYSE:IBP), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. Installed Building Products has $86.0 highest and $26 lowest target. $60.89’s average target is -17.72% below currents $74 stock price. Installed Building Products had 27 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, November 6 with “Buy”. The stock of Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, October 16. The stock of Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, August 22 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, August 21 by Deutsche Bank. Seaport Global Securities initiated the shares of IBP in report on Tuesday, November 22 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 24 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Thursday, July 30, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) earned “Buy” rating by Seaport Global on Tuesday, January 2. As per Wednesday, January 27, the company rating was downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets. As per Monday, June 19, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets.

Analysts await Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) to report earnings on February, 26. They expect $0.43 earnings per share, up 22.86% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.35 per share. IBP’s profit will be $13.70 million for 43.02 P/E if the $0.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.38 actual earnings per share reported by Installed Building Products, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 13.16% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.49 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.13, from 1.62 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 8 investors sold Installed Building Products, Inc. shares while 45 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. 20.52 million shares or 0.36% less from 20.59 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Shaker Invests Lc Oh reported 24,100 shares. Bancorp Of America De reported 97,301 shares. Prudential Financial Inc holds 35,330 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Ny State Teachers Retirement System has 11,293 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Mason Street Ltd Liability holds 5,326 shares. Corsair Mgmt Ltd Partnership, New York-based fund reported 14,647 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP). American Interest Grp owns 17,021 shares. The Wisconsin-based Timpani Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Com has invested 1.87% in Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP). Swiss Bancorp invested 0% in Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP). Fisher Asset Mngmt Limited Liability reported 76,469 shares. Parametrica Mngmt owns 6,632 shares. Wellington Mgmt Group Inc Ltd Liability Partnership invested in 0.01% or 399,717 shares. Spruce House Management Ltd Liability owns 11.72% invested in Installed Building Products, Inc. (NYSE:IBP) for 2.80 million shares. Parametric Assocs Lc accumulated 60,898 shares.

Among 17 analysts covering Inphi (NYSE:IPHI), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 82% are positive. Inphi had 63 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Needham maintained Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI) rating on Wednesday, October 28. Needham has “Strong Buy” rating and $32 target. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Sunday, August 6. The rating was maintained by Roth Capital with “Buy” on Thursday, March 24. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, September 7 by Northland Capital. As per Tuesday, August 8, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. As per Friday, July 21, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, September 11 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Wednesday, October 28. Sterne Agee CRT initiated Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI) on Friday, December 4 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Needham on Wednesday, February 8 with “Strong Buy”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.09, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 29 investors sold Inphi Corporation shares while 60 reduced holdings. 23 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. 48.49 million shares or 3.03% more from 47.07 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Juncture Wealth Strategies Ltd Liability Co holds 0.51% or 22,716 shares in its portfolio. Goldman Sachs Gp holds 0% or 70,777 shares in its portfolio. Swiss Bankshares reported 0% in Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI). Arrowgrass Prns (Us) L P holds 499,606 shares or 0.15% of its portfolio. Oak Ridge Invs Limited Com invested in 429,478 shares or 0.69% of the stock. Congress Asset Management Com Ma accumulated 16,189 shares. Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust holds 0.42% or 251,101 shares. Ameriprise Inc has 2.91 million shares. J Goldman And L P holds 0.74% or 371,908 shares. Wells Fargo Mn holds 0% or 188,981 shares. First Mercantile has 10,400 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Barclays Plc holds 0% in Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI) or 1,015 shares. 62,371 are owned by Jefferies Limited Liability Corporation. Pinnacle Associates Limited, New York-based fund reported 16,400 shares. Moreover, Adage Prtnrs Grp Lc has 0.08% invested in Inphi Corporation (NYSE:IPHI) for 829,000 shares.