Dara Bazzano an Insider in The Gap, Inc. (GPS) Sold 508 Shares of the Company; Profile of 5 Analysts Covering Fitbit, Inc. (FIT)

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Among 29 analysts covering Fitbit (NYSE:FIT), 5 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. Fitbit had 91 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Craig Hallum initiated Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) rating on Monday, March 19. Craig Hallum has “Buy” rating and $10.0 target. On Thursday, April 21 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Market Perform”. On Thursday, January 21 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, February 23 by Piper Jaffray. Ladenburg Thalmann initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $29 target in Wednesday, December 9 report. As per Thursday, November 3, the company rating was downgraded by Piper Jaffray. The stock of Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, March 15 by Roth Capital. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Thursday, August 3. The stock of Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) has “Overweight” rating given on Monday, August 24 by Piper Jaffray. The stock has “Neutral” rating by PiperJaffray on Thursday, November 3. See Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE:FIT) latest ratings:

02/04/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Underweight Old Target: $5 New Target: $4 Downgrade
19/03/2018 Broker: Craig Hallum Rating: Buy New Target: $10.0 Initiate
15/03/2018 Broker: Roth Capital Rating: Hold Downgrade
27/02/2018 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Hold New Target: $5.0 Maintain
27/02/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $6 New Target: $5 Maintain
27/02/2018 Broker: Citigroup Old Rating: Sell New Rating: Sell Old Target: $5 New Target: $4.5 Maintain
31/01/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Sell New Rating: Hold Upgrade
05/01/2018 Broker: Roth Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $10 Initiates Coverage On
21/12/2017 Broker: Cleveland Rating: Hold
15/12/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Sell Downgrade

As reported in a report that was submitted to the SEC on 05/04/2018, Dara Bazzano an insider in Gap Inc and currently VP & Chief Accounting Officer, sold shares worth $15,760 U.S. Dollars in the firm. She sold 508 shares, at average $31.0 per share. In the last month, she also unloaded 10,926 shares that are worth approx $359,945 USD.

Since February 1, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 9 insider sales for $42.19 million activity. Another trade for 500,000 shares valued at $16.05 million was sold by FISHER WILLIAM SYDNEY. The insider Bazzano Dara sold 4,066 shares worth $138,244. $1.63M worth of The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) shares were sold by Kirwan Jeff. Shares for $17.22M were sold by FISHER JOHN J. Hyder Brent sold $192,921 worth of stock or 5,839 shares. $2.53M worth of The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) shares were sold by Chapman Paul Joseph. GOLDNER BRIAN bought $168,742 worth of stock or 5,000 shares.

Among 34 analysts covering The Gap Inc. (NYSE:GPS), 4 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 26 Hold. Therefore 12% are positive. The Gap Inc. has $48 highest and $3 lowest target. $29.88’s average target is -6.65% below currents $32.01 stock price. The Gap Inc. had 176 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, March 2 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. JP Morgan downgraded it to “Neutral” rating and $29 target in Monday, August 10 report. UBS downgraded the stock to “Sell” rating in Wednesday, September 30 report. The stock of The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) has “Market Perform” rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by FBR Capital. On Tuesday, October 3 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Outperform”. Wolfe Research maintained the shares of GPS in report on Monday, May 1 with “Outperform” rating. FBR Capital maintained The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) rating on Friday, February 26. FBR Capital has “Mkt Perform” rating and $27 target. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Friday, November 17 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Hold” rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Monday, August 24. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained it with “Hold” rating and $26 target in Friday, December 4 report.

The Gap, Inc. operates as an apparel retail firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $12.46 billion. It provides apparel, accessories, and personal care products for men, women, and children under the Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Athleta, and Intermix brands. It has a 14.96 P/E ratio. The company's products include denim, tees, button-downs, khakis, and other products; and fitness and lifestyle products for use in yoga, training, and sports to women and girls.

The stock increased 0.41% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $32.01. About 4.20 million shares traded. The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) has risen 31.10% since April 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.55% the S&P500.

Analysts await The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) to report earnings on May, 17. They expect $0.46 EPS, up 27.78% or $0.10 from last year’s $0.36 per share. GPS’s profit will be $179.09M for 17.40 P/E if the $0.46 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.61 actual EPS reported by The Gap, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -24.59% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.98 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.02, from 0.96 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 37 investors sold The Gap, Inc. shares while 153 reduced holdings. 73 funds opened positions while 113 raised stakes. 208.71 million shares or 2.18% more from 204.26 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Peak6 Lp invested in 0.01% or 52,245 shares. 114,117 were reported by Sg Americas Securities Lc. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh holds 0.11% or 80,420 shares. Natixis accumulated 36,598 shares. Jpmorgan Chase holds 0.07% or 9.97M shares. Suntrust Banks Inc invested in 20,463 shares or 0% of the stock. D E Shaw owns 150,000 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Landscape Capital Llc holds 81,929 shares or 0.25% of its portfolio. Piedmont Investment Advsr Llc reported 125,445 shares stake. Retail Bank Of Ny Mellon reported 0.09% stake. Cibc Asset Management Incorporated, a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 33,917 shares. New York-based Millennium Limited Liability Company has invested 0.01% in The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS). Verition Fund Lc, a Connecticut-based fund reported 20,529 shares. Illinois-based Lsv Asset Mgmt has invested 0.12% in The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS). Fincl Architects has 0.01% invested in The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) for 1,082 shares.

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