Professional Analysts at Morgan Stanley Maintain their “Overweight” rating for Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL). The PT Given is GBX 460.00; Axa Lowered Silicon Motion Technology Co (SIMO) Stake By $581,568

Axa decreased Silicon Motion Technology Co (SIMO) stake by 7.24% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Axa sold 12,116 shares as Silicon Motion Technology Co (SIMO)’s stock rose 17.92%. The Axa holds 155,131 shares with $7.45 million value, down from 167,247 last quarter. Silicon Motion Technology Co now has $1.64B valuation. The stock decreased 2.09% or $0.98 during the last trading session, reaching $45.89. About 291,332 shares traded. Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (NASDAQ:SIMO) has risen 21.46% since March 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.76% the S&P500.

Stock research analysts at Morgan Stanley have GBX 460.00 target price per share on Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL). Morgan Stanley’s target price per share indicates a potential upside of 24.17% from the company’s previous close. The rating was revealed in an analyst report on Friday morning.

The stock decreased 0.54% or GBX 2 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 370. About 664,873 shares traded. Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) has 0.00% since March 2, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Merlin Entertainments plc operates visitor attraction places worldwide. The company has market cap of 3.77 billion GBP. The firm operates midway attractions under the Madame Tussauds, The Eye Brand, SEA LIFE, The Dungeons, LEGOLAND Discovery Centres, Seal Sanctuaries, Blackpool Tower, WILD LIFE, Australian Treetop Adventures, Hotham Alpine Resort, Falls Creek, and Shreks Adventure London brands. It has a 17.87 P/E ratio. It also operates LEGOLAND parks under the LEGOLAND Billund, LEGOLAND Windsor, LEGOLAND California, LEGOLAND Deutschland, LEGOLAND Florida, LEGOLAND Malaysia, LEGOLAND Dubai, and LEGOLAND Japan brands; and resort theme parks under the Alton Towers, Chessington World of Adventures, Gardaland, Heide Park, THORPE PARK Resort, and Warwick Castle brand names.

Among 19 analysts covering Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Merlin Entertainments PLC has GBX 600 highest and GBX 360 lowest target. GBX 452.28’s average target is 22.24% above currents GBX 370 stock price. Merlin Entertainments PLC had 184 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) earned “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, October 18. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, July 28 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight” on Friday, January 20. The company was maintained on Friday, August 4 by Shore Capital. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, July 13. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Overweight” rating and GBX 480 target in Thursday, November 9 report. The stock of Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) earned “Hold” rating by Shore Capital on Tuesday, June 13. As per Thursday, February 9, the company rating was maintained by Berenberg. As per Wednesday, October 21, the company rating was maintained by Shore Capital. JP Morgan maintained Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) rating on Thursday, November 24. JP Morgan has “Neutral” rating and GBX 450 target.

Among 18 analysts covering Silicon Motion (NASDAQ:SIMO), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. Silicon Motion has $68.75 highest and $19 lowest target. $51.84’s average target is 12.97% above currents $45.89 stock price. Silicon Motion had 41 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Nomura downgraded the shares of SIMO in report on Friday, January 20 to “Neutral” rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, September 6 report. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Buy” on Friday, October 27. Craig Hallum maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, January 29 report. Topeka Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $37 target in Friday, January 29 report. On Wednesday, February 7 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Buy”. Craig Hallum maintained Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (NASDAQ:SIMO) rating on Friday, July 7. Craig Hallum has “Buy” rating and $6700 target. Pacific Crest reinitiated Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (NASDAQ:SIMO) rating on Tuesday, January 3. Pacific Crest has “Overweight” rating and $54 target. Susquehanna maintained it with “Hold” rating and $44.0 target in Wednesday, February 7 report. The rating was initiated by Susquehanna with “Positive” on Tuesday, September 8.

Axa increased Petroleo Brasileiro Sa Petro stake by 107,569 shares to 1.45 million valued at $13.96 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Trinity Inds Inc (Prn) stake by 1.00M shares and now owns 13.00 million shares. Intel Corp (Prn) was raised too.