Net 1 Ueps (UEPS) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Robert W. Baird; With $15.0 Target; Viasat (VSAT) Has 1.43 Sentiment

ViaSat, Inc. provides broadband and communications services and products worldwide. The company has market cap of $3.89 billion. The companyÂ’s Satellite Services segment offers fixed broadband services, including broadband Internet access and voice over Internet protocol services under the Exede and WildBlue brands to clients and businesses; in-flight Internet and aviation software services to commercial airlines; mobile broadband services comprising network management and high-speed Internet connectivity services for clients using airborne, maritime, and ground mobile satellite systems; and enterprise broadband services. It currently has negative earnings. As of March 31, 2017, this segment provided broadband Internet services to approximately 659,000 consumer and small business subscribers.

The stock decreased 7.73% or $0.825 during the last trading session, reaching $9.855. About 2.10 million shares traded or 236.41% up from the average. Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UEPS) has declined 7.12% since February 10, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.82% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.22 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.07, from 1.29 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 7 investors sold Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. shares while 25 reduced holdings. 15 funds opened positions while 24 raised stakes. 22.00 million shares or 3.78% less from 22.87 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Invesco stated it has 0% in Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UEPS). Macquarie has 25,000 shares for 0% of their portfolio. 10,360 were reported by Prelude Capital Ltd Co. Deutsche Savings Bank Ag, Germany-based fund reported 574,079 shares. Schroder Investment Management Grp invested in 0% or 38,200 shares. Connecticut-based Manatuck Hill Prtnrs Limited Com has invested 0.13% in Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UEPS). Ahl Prtn Llp accumulated 105,880 shares. Smith Asset Mgmt Grp Limited Partnership holds 20,058 shares. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv Mgmt owns 59,500 shares. Ajo Lp holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UEPS) for 374,810 shares. Wedge Cap L Lp Nc holds 0.01% or 114,800 shares in its portfolio. Los Angeles Capital Mgmt Equity Rech holds 35,735 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Seizert Capital Prtn Ltd Liability Com holds 0.19% or 525,650 shares. Alphamark Advsr Ltd Liability Company, a Kentucky-based fund reported 68,960 shares. Fmr Ltd Co invested 0% in Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UEPS).

Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. provides payment solutions, transaction processing services, and financial technologies to various industries in South Africa, South Korea, and internationally. The company has market cap of $561.02 million. The firm develops and markets transaction processing solutions that comprise its smart card alternative payment system for the unbanked and under-banked populations of developing economies, and for mobile transaction channels. It has a 9.5 P/E ratio. It operates through three divisions: South African Transaction Processing, International Transaction Processing, and Financial Inclusion and Applied Technologies.

Since September 20, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $465,864 activity. Seabrooke Christopher Stefan also sold $241,159 worth of Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UEPS) shares. Shares for $71,565 were sold by Pein Alasdair Jonathan Kemsley. Edwards Paul sold $102,240 worth of Net 1 UEPS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:UEPS) on Monday, December 18.

Odey Asset Management Group Ltd holds 11.84% of its portfolio in Viasat, Inc. for 2.03 million shares. Baupost Group Llc Ma owns 13.16 million shares or 10.55% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Mountain Lake Investment Management Llc has 7% invested in the company for 325,000 shares. The California-based Mig Capital Llc has invested 6.21% in the stock. Fpr Partners Llc, a California-based fund reported 4.08 million shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 40% of ViaSat’s analysts are positive. Out of 5 Wall Street analysts rating ViaSat, 2 give it “Buy”, 3 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $42.0 while the high is $58.0. The stock’s average target of $50 is -25.09% below today’s ($66.75) share price. VSAT was included in 5 notes of analysts from November 9, 2016. The rating was initiated by RBC Capital Markets with “Underperform” on Wednesday, January 25. The rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Outperform” on Tuesday, February 7. Macquarie Research downgraded the stock to “Underperform” rating in Wednesday, November 16 report. Wunderlich maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Wednesday, November 9 report. The rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo to “Outperform” on Tuesday, January 31.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 8 sales for $7.53 million activity.