Train Babcock Advisors Has Decreased By $528,840 Its Zoetis (ZTS) Position; Piper Jaffray Companies (PJC) Had 3 Bulls

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Among 9 analysts covering Piper Jaffray (NYSE:PJC), 3 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Piper Jaffray had 21 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Sandler O’Neill initiated the shares of PJC in report on Tuesday, September 22 with “Buy” rating. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of PJC in report on Thursday, April 5 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, December 21. Desjardins Securities downgraded Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) on Friday, April 28 to “Sell” rating. The stock of Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) earned “Outperform” rating by Wood on Monday, October 30. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) rating on Wednesday, January 10. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Buy” rating and $97.0 target. Zacks upgraded it to “Hold” rating and $52 target in Tuesday, August 11 report. The rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, October 30 to “Outperform”. As per Monday, October 30, the company rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Friday, April 28. See Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) latest ratings:

05/04/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $105.0000 Maintain
01/02/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $112.0 Maintain
10/01/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $97.0 Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $86.0 Maintain
07/11/2017 Broker: JMP Securities Rating: Market Perform Initiates Coverage On
30/10/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy Upgrade
30/10/2017 Broker: Wood Old Rating: Market Perform New Rating: Outperform Upgrade

Train Babcock Advisors Llc decreased Zoetis Inc. (ZTS) stake by 9.43% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Train Babcock Advisors Llc sold 7,345 shares as Zoetis Inc. (ZTS)’s stock rose 13.71%. The Train Babcock Advisors Llc holds 70,570 shares with $5.08M value, down from 77,915 last quarter. Zoetis Inc. now has $40.54B valuation. The stock decreased 0.46% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $83.57. About 1.16M shares traded. Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) has risen 51.68% since April 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.13% the S&P500.

Since February 21, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $6.83 million activity. $2.60 million worth of Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) was sold by PECK KRISTIN C on Wednesday, February 21. Another trade for 7,383 shares valued at $625,414 was sold by Chen Heidi C.. Shares for $2.89M were sold by Lagano Roxanne on Wednesday, February 21. 8,568 shares were sold by Trawicki Roman, worth $712,001 on Friday, March 9.

Analysts await Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $0.68 EPS, up 28.30% or $0.15 from last year’s $0.53 per share. ZTS’s profit will be $329.88 million for 30.72 P/E if the $0.68 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.69 actual EPS reported by Zoetis Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.45% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.03, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 34 investors sold ZTS shares while 251 reduced holdings. 80 funds opened positions while 241 raised stakes. 429.52 million shares or 2.55% less from 440.74 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Mercer Cap Advisers invested in 0.18% or 3,475 shares. Rockland has invested 1.19% in Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS). Healthcor Management Limited Partnership accumulated 645,100 shares. Ami Asset Corp reported 2.94% of its portfolio in Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS). 154,906 are owned by Neville Rodie And Shaw. Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky accumulated 53,700 shares. Savings Bank Of Montreal Can holds 0.03% or 417,916 shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt holds 0.05% or 7,379 shares in its portfolio. The West Virginia-based City Hldgs has invested 0.01% in Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS). Daiwa Sb Invs Limited accumulated 18,152 shares. Quantitative Invest Lc accumulated 110,700 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Clarivest Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0% stake. Cibc Mkts Corp reported 0.06% of its portfolio in Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS). First Allied Advisory Svcs holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) for 8,982 shares. Engines Advsrs Limited Liability Corp, a California-based fund reported 23 shares.

Among 21 analysts covering Zoetis Inc (NYSE:ZTS), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Zoetis Inc has $97.0 highest and $48 lowest target. $75.88’s average target is -9.20% below currents $83.57 stock price. Zoetis Inc had 77 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Outperform” rating by William Blair on Thursday, August 6. On Wednesday, August 30 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of ZTS in report on Friday, May 5 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, November 29 by Morgan Stanley. Deutsche Bank maintained Zoetis Inc. (NYSE:ZTS) on Friday, February 16 with “Hold” rating. The rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets to “Market Perform” on Tuesday, June 13. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, July 26 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Friday, May 6 to “Sell”. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Thursday, August 4. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of ZTS in report on Friday, November 17 with “Buy” rating.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.23 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.14, from 1.09 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 22 investors sold Piper Jaffray Companies shares while 48 reduced holdings. 42 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 10.36 million shares or 3.71% more from 9.99 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Moreover, Pnc Financial Group Inc Inc has 0% invested in Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC). Panagora Asset Management reported 221,052 shares. Voya Mgmt Limited Co owns 249,056 shares. Secor Capital Advisors Limited Partnership reported 3,985 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Morgan Stanley owns 42,011 shares. Carroll Financial Assoc, a North Carolina-based fund reported 4 shares. Martingale Asset Management Ltd Partnership reported 0.02% in Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC). New York State Common Retirement Fund stated it has 0% in Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC). Rhumbline Advisers holds 0.01% in Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) or 36,366 shares. Envestnet Asset Mgmt Inc invested in 0% or 135 shares. Central Natl Bank Tru holds 0% or 25 shares. Meeder Asset Management reported 597 shares. Us Retail Bank De reported 24,775 shares stake. Dupont Management invested 0.04% in Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC). Susquehanna International Gru Llp stated it has 26,508 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

The stock decreased 1.28% or $1.05 during the last trading session, reaching $80.8. About 76,867 shares traded. Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) has risen 30.55% since April 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.00% the S&P500.

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