Bridges Investment Counsel Lowered Eaton Plc (ETN) Stake By $2.42 Million; Shorts at MASS MEGAWAT WIND PW (MMMW) Raised By 76.92%

Bridges Investment Counsel Inc decreased Eaton Corp Plc (ETN) stake by 68.75% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Bridges Investment Counsel Inc sold 31,787 shares as Eaton Corp Plc (ETN)’s stock rose 8.91%. The Bridges Investment Counsel Inc holds 14,450 shares with $1.11M value, down from 46,237 last quarter. Eaton Corp Plc now has $37.34 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.99% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $84.74. About 2.48M shares traded or 4.91% up from the average. Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) has risen 31.02% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.32% the S&P500.

MASS MEGAWAT WIND PW (OTCMKTS:MMMW) had an increase of 76.92% in short interest. MMMW’s SI was 2,300 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 76.92% from 1,300 shares previously. With 33,300 avg volume, 0 days are for MASS MEGAWAT WIND PW (OTCMKTS:MMMW)’s short sellers to cover MMMW’s short positions. The stock decreased 0.61% or $2E05 during the last trading session, reaching $0.00325. About shares traded. Mass Megawatts Wind Power, Inc. (OTCMKTS:MMMW) has 0.00% since January 31, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Analysts await Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $1.24 earnings per share, up 10.71% or $0.12 from last year’s $1.12 per share. ETN’s profit will be $546.34 million for 17.08 P/E if the $1.24 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.25 actual earnings per share reported by Eaton Corporation plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -0.80% negative EPS growth.

Among 30 analysts covering Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN), 8 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. Eaton Corporation has $92.0 highest and $51 lowest target. $69.86’s average target is -17.56% below currents $84.74 stock price. Eaton Corporation had 78 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, August 26 by Vertical Research. The stock of Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) earned “Buy” rating by HSBC on Friday, October 7. As per Monday, June 5, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. As per Wednesday, January 20, the company rating was initiated by Standpoint Research. On Monday, October 19 the stock rating was initiated by Credit Agricole with “Underperform”. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Thursday, July 13. As per Thursday, October 15, the company rating was downgraded by William Blair. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) on Wednesday, August 2 with “Hold” rating. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, August 1 report. The firm has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, July 10.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.07, from 1.07 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 59 investors sold ETN shares while 280 reduced holdings. 80 funds opened positions while 259 raised stakes. 330.10 million shares or 0.23% less from 330.85 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Mai Cap Mngmt holds 0.05% or 9,805 shares in its portfolio. Apg Asset Management Nv stated it has 1.85M shares or 0.23% of all its holdings. Farmers owns 5,190 shares for 0.13% of their portfolio. Arrowgrass Prns (Us) LP reported 48,768 shares. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale reported 96,422 shares. Evercore Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability Company accumulated 1,896 shares. Frontier Inv Mgmt, a Texas-based fund reported 6,855 shares. Moneta Group Inc Incorporated Invest Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.08% in Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN). Keybank Association Oh holds 0.19% in Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE:ETN) or 407,880 shares. Argent has 3,125 shares. Haverford Trust holds 451,320 shares. 4,692 were reported by Comerica Securities. M&R Management invested in 3,360 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Golub Gp Lc owns 16,090 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. 4.86 million were accumulated by Alliancebernstein L P.