Cardinal Capital Management Cut Its Becton Dickinson And Co. (BDX) Holding; Pandora Media (P) Has 0.92 Sentiment

Pandora Media, Inc. provides Internet music platform services in North America. The company has market cap of $1.12 billion. The firm allows its listeners to create personalized stations to access music and comedy catalogs, as well as personalized playlist generating system; and offers Pandora Plus and Pandora Premium, a paid subscription service to listeners. It currently has negative earnings. Pandora Media, Inc. also sells audio, display, and video advertising to advertisers for delivery on computer, mobile, and other connected device platforms.

Cardinal Capital Management Inc decreased Becton Dickinson And Co. (BDX) stake by 5.77% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Cardinal Capital Management Inc sold 4,730 shares as Becton Dickinson And Co. (BDX)’s stock rose 1.79%. The Cardinal Capital Management Inc holds 77,207 shares with $15.13M value, down from 81,937 last quarter. Becton Dickinson And Co. now has $65.25 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.55% or $1.35 during the last trading session, reaching $244.93. About 1.29M shares traded. Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) has risen 12.32% since January 30, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.38% the S&P500.

Ratings analysis reveals 55% of Pandora Media’s analysts are positive. Out of 11 Wall Street analysts rating Pandora Media, 6 give it “Buy”, 2 “Sell” rating, while 3 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $12.0 while the high is $18.0. The stock’s average target of $14.50 is 222.94% above today’s ($4.49) share price. P was included in 11 notes of analysts from September 12, 2016. FBR Capital downgraded it to “Mkt Perform” rating and $12.0 target in Wednesday, October 26 report. SunTrust upgraded Pandora Media, Inc. (NYSE:P) on Monday, September 12 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Underweight” rating given on Wednesday, October 26 by Albert Fried. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Monday, October 17 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, October 24 with “Buy”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Wednesday, September 14. As per Friday, October 28, the company rating was maintained by Barrington Research. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Wednesday, September 14 by Mizuho. The stock has “Buy” rating by Aegis Capital on Tuesday, December 6. The rating was upgraded by Oppenheimer to “Outperform” on Tuesday, December 6.

The stock increased 3.94% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $4.49. About 9.87 million shares traded. Pandora Media, Inc. (P) has declined 12.50% since January 30, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 29.20% the S&P500.

Sls Management Llc holds 15.21% of its portfolio in Pandora Media, Inc. for 1.52 million shares. Crosslink Capital Inc owns 6.67 million shares or 8.71% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Jericho Capital Asset Management L.P. has 6.25% invested in the company for 14.29 million shares. The Florida-based Kopernik Global Investors Llc has invested 4.97% in the stock. Slate Path Capital Lp, a New York-based fund reported 10.28 million shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 6 selling transactions for $619,764 activity.

Since August 9, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 9 sales for $15.96 million activity. The insider Tharby Linda M sold $941,254. $1.84 million worth of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) was sold by Strahlman Ellen R. $1.50 million worth of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) shares were sold by Mas Ribo Alberto. COHEN GARY M had sold 15,044 shares worth $3.02M on Tuesday, August 22. Polen Thomas E Jr sold 5,971 shares worth $1.18 million. Shabshab Nabil sold $1.24 million worth of stock or 6,149 shares. Sichak Stephen sold $2.36 million worth of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) on Friday, September 8.

Among 19 analysts covering Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Becton Dickinson has $260.0 highest and $146 lowest target. $225.56’s average target is -7.91% below currents $244.93 stock price. Becton Dickinson had 47 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Hold” on Friday, January 5. The stock of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, December 20 by Cowen & Co. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, March 30. The stock of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Monday, January 4 by Morgan Stanley. On Friday, August 5 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy”. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Friday, November 3 by Morgan Stanley. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, August 3 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Thursday, February 11. On Tuesday, January 3 the stock rating was downgraded by JP Morgan to “Neutral”. As per Friday, June 30, the company rating was upgraded by Raymond James.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.25, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 53 investors sold BDX shares while 344 reduced holdings. 74 funds opened positions while 297 raised stakes. 197.53 million shares or 0.90% more from 195.76 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Roundview Cap Llc has 0.08% invested in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) for 1,450 shares. Kentucky Retirement Insurance Fund reported 0.21% in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX). Jacobs Ca owns 32,170 shares. Meristem Llp reported 0.46% stake. Boston Family Office Lc holds 11,557 shares. Manufacturers Life Ins The owns 590,812 shares. Cantillon Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation has invested 2.85% of its portfolio in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX). Credit Agricole S A holds 445,054 shares. Burney accumulated 11,992 shares. 587,500 were accumulated by Troy Asset Mgmt Ltd. Paloma Ptnrs Management stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX). Great West Life Assurance Communications Can invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX). Holderness Investments Co reported 1,181 shares. Homrich & Berg owns 1,195 shares. Engineers Gate Manager LP has invested 0.09% in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX).

Cardinal Capital Management Inc increased Canadian National Railway Co. (NYSE:CNI) stake by 12,509 shares to 556,633 valued at $46.00 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Wpp Plc Adr (NASDAQ:WPPGY) stake by 7,305 shares and now owns 61,365 shares. Medtronic Plc was raised too.

Analysts await Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $2.43 earnings per share, up 4.29% or $0.10 from last year’s $2.33 per share. BDX’s profit will be $647.39M for 25.20 P/E if the $2.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.40 actual earnings per share reported by Becton, Dickinson and Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.25% EPS growth.