An Insider James Bush Sold 13356 shares of American Express Company (AXP); Ii-vi (IIVI)’s Sentiment Is 1.08

II-VI Incorporated develops, manufactures, and markets engineered materials, and optoelectronic components and devices worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.35 billion. The companyÂ’s II-VI Laser Solutions segment provides optical and electro-optical components and materials for use in high-power CO2 lasers, and fiber-delivered beam delivery systems and processing tools, as well as offers direct diode lasers for industrial lasers under the II-VI HIGHYAG and II-VI Laser Enterprise brands; compound semiconductor epitaxial wafers for optical components, wireless devices, and high-speed communication systems applications; and 6-inch gallium arsenide wafers for use in production of high performance lasers and integrated circuits under the II-VI EpiWorks and II-VI OptoElectronic Devices Division brands. It has a 28.62 P/E ratio. The Company’s II-VI Photonics segment provides crystal materials, optics, microchip lasers, and optoelectronic modules for use in optical communication networks, and other various consumer and commercial applications.

A legal document filed with the D.C. based-SEC on 05-02-2018 revealed that James Bush, the Senior Advisor to the CEO of American Express Co, ‘s company sold 13,356 shares. With avg cost per share of $98.6 the trade’s worth is $1,317,503 U.S Dollars. James Bush presently has 102,349 shares or 0.01% of American Express Co’s market cap.

Rodgers Brothers Inc. holds 10.66% of its portfolio in II-VI Incorporated for 736,397 shares. Bard Associates Inc owns 191,303 shares or 3.66% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Tygh Capital Management Inc. has 1.87% invested in the company for 227,581 shares. The New York-based Needham Investment Management Llc has invested 1.77% in the stock. Mesirow Financial Investment Management, a Alabama-based fund reported 518,627 shares.

The stock decreased 9.80% or $4.1 during the last trading session, reaching $37.725. About 1.86 million shares traded or 116.70% up from the average. II-VI Incorporated (IIVI) has risen 55.26% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.56% the S&P500.

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of II-VI’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating II-VI, 2 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $29.0 while the high is $30.0. The stock’s average target of $29.50 is -21.80% below today’s ($37.725) share price. IIVI was included in 2 notes of analysts from October 24, 2016. The stock has “Buy” rating by Benchmark on Tuesday, October 25. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, October 24 by Needham.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $1.05 million activity.

The stock decreased 4.83% or $4.67 during the last trading session, reaching $92.01. About 6.42 million shares traded or 85.49% up from the average. American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) has risen 22.41% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.71% the S&P500.

Among 36 analysts covering American Express Company (NYSE:AXP), 10 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 22 Hold. Therefore 28% are positive. American Express Company has $130.0 highest and $54 lowest target. $95.70’s average target is 4.01% above currents $92.01 stock price. American Express Company had 106 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Compass Point downgraded the shares of AXP in report on Thursday, October 12 to “Hold” rating. On Friday, April 15 the stock rating was initiated by Compass Point with “Buy”. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, January 12 by JP Morgan. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Monday, January 8 by RBC Capital Markets. Atlantic Securities initiated it with “Hold” rating and $100.0 target in Tuesday, October 24 report. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, January 22. The stock has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, January 17. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Thursday, July 20 report. The stock has “Neutral” rating by DA Davidson on Wednesday, January 13. The company was maintained on Friday, January 22 by Oppenheimer.

Since September 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 selling transactions for $34.33 million activity. 3,196 American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) shares with value of $304,962 were sold by Zukauckas Linda. Williams Anre D sold 30,761 shares worth $2.87M. Another trade for 96,440 shares valued at $9.38M was made by CHENAULT KENNETH I on Thursday, December 14. Sobbott Susan sold $506,340 worth of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) on Thursday, September 7. On Monday, December 11 O’Neill Michael John sold $4.32M worth of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) or 43,741 shares. Bush James Peter had sold 3,391 shares worth $322,145. The insider Gupta Ashwini sold $5.63M.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.83 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.01, from 0.82 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 47 investors sold American Express Company shares while 434 reduced holdings. 100 funds opened positions while 297 raised stakes. 709.03 million shares or 0.92% less from 715.61 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Sterling Cap Llc has invested 0.07% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). 9,246 were accumulated by Mraz Amerine And Incorporated. Fifth Third National Bank invested 0.06% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Foyston Gordon Payne holds 3.6% of its portfolio in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) for 229,473 shares. Fiera Capital reported 34,477 shares. The Wisconsin-based Mason Street Advisors Lc has invested 0.23% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). 213,435 are held by Torray Lc. Credit Suisse Ag accumulated 0.12% or 1.39M shares. Southernsun Asset Ltd stated it has 30,148 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec reported 0.52% of its portfolio in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Vaughan David Investments Il has invested 1.17% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Wells Fargo & Mn stated it has 0.07% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Raymond James Svcs Advsr reported 99,146 shares. 76,393 are held by Provise Mgmt Grp Limited Liability Corp. Breton Hill Limited has 0.25% invested in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP).

American Express Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services to clients and businesses worldwide. The company has market cap of $79.86 billion. It operates through four divisions: U.S. It has a 30.98 P/E ratio. Consumer Services, International Consumer and Network Services, Global Commercial Services, and Global Merchant Services.