Horizon Technology Finance (HRZN) Is At $10.66 Formed Wedge; Coty (COTY)’s Sentiment Is 0.95

Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (HRZN) formed wedge down with $9.91 target or 7.00% below today’s $10.66 share price. Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (HRZN) has $122.83 million valuation. The stock increased 2.21% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $10.66. About 157,040 shares traded or 105.95% up from the average. Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:HRZN) has declined 4.01% since March 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.71% the S&P500.

Coty Inc., together with its subsidiaries, makes, markets, sells, and distributes beauty products worldwide. The company has market cap of $14.11 billion. It operates in three divisions: Consumer Beauty, Luxury, and Professional Beauty. It currently has negative earnings. The Consumer Beauty segment offers color cosmetics, retail hair coloring and styling products, body care products, and mass fragrances primarily through hypermarkets, supermarkets, drug stores and pharmacies, mid-tier department stores, and traditional food and drug retailers, as well as own branded e-commerce and direct to consumer Websites.

The stock increased 1.35% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $18.82. About 6.86 million shares traded or 42.93% up from the average. Coty Inc. (COTY) has declined 25.39% since March 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 42.09% the S&P500.

Ratings analysis reveals 50% of Coty’s analysts are positive. Out of 4 Wall Street analysts rating Coty, 2 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $23.25 while the high is $29.0. The stock’s average target of $26.13 is 38.84% above today’s ($18.82) share price. COTY was included in 4 notes of analysts from September 9, 2016. The company was initiated on Friday, September 9 by Berenberg. B. Riley & Co upgraded Coty Inc. (NYSE:COTY) on Thursday, September 29 to “Neutral” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Coty Inc. (NYSE:COTY) rating on Monday, October 24. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $29.0 target. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America to “Buy” on Monday, October 3.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 buying transaction, and 0 selling transactions for $84.48 million activity.

Analysts await Coty Inc. (NYSE:COTY) to report earnings on May, 9. They expect $0.12 earnings per share, down 20.00% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.15 per share. COTY’s profit will be $89.98M for 39.21 P/E if the $0.12 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.32 actual earnings per share reported by Coty Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -62.50% negative EPS growth.

Dynamo Internacional Gestao De Recursos Ltda. holds 4.91% of its portfolio in Coty Inc. for 2.06 million shares. Ivory Investment Management Llc owns 4.13 million shares or 3.4% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Msd Partners L.P. has 2.85% invested in the company for 5.90 million shares. The Nebraska-based Lincoln Capital Llc has invested 2.13% in the stock. Jabre Capital Partners S.A., a Switzerland-based fund reported 598,000 shares.

Since March 15, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 0 selling transactions for $106,000 activity. SAVAGE JOSEPH J bought $106,000 worth of Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:HRZN) on Thursday, March 15.

Among 7 analysts covering Horizon Technology Finance (NASDAQ:HRZN), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Horizon Technology Finance had 17 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Raymond James on Tuesday, November 10 to “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Sunday, October 22 with “Hold”. As per Sunday, July 23, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The rating was downgraded by National Securities to “Neutral” on Thursday, November 3. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 5 by National Securities. Raymond James downgraded the stock to “Mkt Perform” rating in Wednesday, January 27 report. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Wednesday, May 31 with “Hold”. On Thursday, November 2 the stock rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Market Perform”. Raymond James downgraded the stock to “Underperform” rating in Thursday, August 3 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by Oppenheimer on Thursday, August 3.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.25 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.25, from 1 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 6 investors sold Horizon Technology Finance Corporation shares while 7 reduced holdings. 7 funds opened positions while 6 raised stakes. 1.52 million shares or 4.95% less from 1.60 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 349,600 are owned by Advsr Asset. Hudock Group Ltd stated it has 450 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Millennium Mgmt holds 21,510 shares or 0% of its portfolio. West Family Invs accumulated 74,470 shares. Two Sigma Securities owns 0.01% invested in Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:HRZN) for 12,508 shares. Royal Natl Bank Of Canada holds 21,369 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Manufacturers Life Ins Company The has invested 0% in Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:HRZN). Morgan Stanley has 91,668 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Lsv Asset Mgmt reported 188,301 shares. 4,102 were reported by Macquarie Grp Ltd. Cambridge Invest Research Advsr Inc has 0% invested in Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:HRZN). Financial Bank Of America De invested in 0% or 1,000 shares. Barclays Public Limited Com has invested 0% in Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:HRZN). Shelton Cap has 22,000 shares. California Pub Employees Retirement System invested in 0% or 19,300 shares.

Analysts await Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ:HRZN) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $0.29 EPS, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year’s $0.29 per share. HRZN’s profit will be $3.34 million for 9.19 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.21 actual EPS reported by Horizon Technology Finance Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 38.10% EPS growth.