Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Increased By $10.22 Million Its Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX) Position; Neonode (NEON) Sentiment Is 1.43

Neonode Inc., together with its subsidiaries, develops and licenses user interfaces and optical interactive touch solutions in the United States, Sweden, Japan, China, Germany, Taiwan, South Korea, Italy, and internationally. The company has market cap of $28.13 million. The firm develops optical touch and gesture solutions for human interaction with devices. It currently has negative earnings. It licenses its multi-touch technology to original equipment manufacturers and Tier 1 suppliers, who incorporate it into devices they develop, manufacture, and sell, including automotive, as well as in consumer electronics, such as printers and office equipment, e-readers, and tablets.

Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc increased Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX) stake by 1075.28% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc acquired 52,420 shares as Becton Dickinson & Co (BDX)’s stock rose 1.79%. The Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc holds 57,295 shares with $11.23 million value, up from 4,875 last quarter. Becton Dickinson & Co now has $58.07B valuation. The stock decreased 1.76% or $3.9 during the last trading session, reaching $218.12. About 1.54 million shares traded or 6.79% up from the average. Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) has risen 12.32% since March 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.38% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 3.96% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $0.48. About 213,624 shares traded. Neonode Inc. (NEON) has declined 22.81% since March 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 39.51% the S&P500.

Analysts await Neonode Inc. (NASDAQ:NEON) to report earnings on March, 21. They expect $-0.01 earnings per share, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year’s $-0.01 per share. After $-0.02 actual earnings per share reported by Neonode Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -50.00% EPS growth.

Awm Investment Company Inc. holds 0.69% of its portfolio in Neonode Inc. for 3.08 million shares. Menta Capital Llc owns 115,211 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Bank Of America Corp De has 0% invested in the company for 6 shares. The Ontario – Canada-based Bank Of Montreal Can has invested 0% in the stock. Bank Of New York Mellon Corp, a New York-based fund reported 28,873 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.25, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. It dived, 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. Pax World Mgmt Ltd Liability holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) for 1,926 shares. Cohen Lawrence B owns 4,272 shares. Hendershot reported 16,608 shares. Yhb Invest Advsr has invested 0.8% in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX). Prudential Public Ltd Co stated it has 531,876 shares or 0.33% of all its holdings. Mirae Asset Global Limited owns 7,980 shares. Credit Suisse Ag has invested 0.08% in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX). Proshare Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 315,043 shares. Burgundy Asset reported 796,035 shares. Brighton Jones Ltd Liability stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX). First Fincl In reported 50 shares stake. Cornerstone Advisors holds 0.05% or 396 shares. New York-based Cannell Peter B And Company Incorporated has invested 0.06% in Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX). Rockland Communications owns 1,626 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Comgest Glob Sas holds 534,050 shares or 2.43% of its portfolio.

Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc decreased Bce Inc (NYSE:BCE) stake by 7,689 shares to 158,532 valued at $7.42M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Home Depot (NYSE:HD) stake by 2,971 shares and now owns 252,340 shares. Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) was reduced too.

Among 19 analysts covering Becton Dickinson (NYSE:BDX), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Becton Dickinson had 51 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, January 3. Morgan Stanley maintained Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) on Wednesday, February 7 with “Equal-Weight” rating. On Friday, September 22 the stock rating was initiated by Wells Fargo with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, November 9. The stock of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, July 18 by Jefferies. The stock of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 26 by Jefferies. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Monday, January 4 by Morgan Stanley. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and $260.0 target in Tuesday, February 6 report. The stock of Becton, Dickinson and Company (NYSE:BDX) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 10 by Cowen & Co. The rating was downgraded by Evercore to “Hold” on Wednesday, January 6.