Telecom plus PLC (LON:TEP) Investors: Peel Hunt Keeps Add Rating, Sees GBX 1360.00/Share; OUTOKUMPO OY ORDINARY SHARES (OUTFF) Shorts Increased By 36.57%

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OUTOKUMPO OY ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:OUTFF) had an increase of 36.57% in short interest. OUTFF’s SI was 3.01M shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 36.57% from 2.20M shares previously. With 100 avg volume, 30076 days are for OUTOKUMPO OY ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:OUTFF)’s short sellers to cover OUTFF’s short positions. The SI to OUTOKUMPO OY ORDINARY SHARES’s float is 1.17%. It closed at $8.2 lastly. It is down 0.00% since April 19, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

In a research note made public on Thursday morning, Telecom plus PLC (LON:TEP) stock Add was maintained by Peel Hunt. They currently have a GBX 1360.00 target price on the stock. Peel Hunt’s target price gives a potential upside of 23.86% from the company’s stock close price.

The stock increased 0.74% or GBX 8 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1096. About 61,190 shares traded. Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP) has 0.00% since April 19, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Among 6 analysts covering Telecom plus PLC (LON:TEP), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Telecom plus PLC has GBX 1435 highest and GBX 850 lowest target. GBX 1322.50’s average target is 20.67% above currents GBX 1096 stock price. Telecom plus PLC had 51 analyst reports since October 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, July 8 by JP Morgan. The stock of Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 9 by FinnCap. The stock of Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP) earned “Add” rating by Peel Hunt on Wednesday, April 11. Peel Hunt maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 1300 target in Tuesday, December 6 report. Peel Hunt maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, March 20 report. JP Morgan maintained it with “Overweight” rating and GBX 1260 target in Wednesday, June 15 report. Peel Hunt maintained Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP) on Tuesday, April 19 with “Buy” rating. Peel Hunt maintained Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP) on Tuesday, November 24 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, November 3 by FinnCap. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan on Friday, April 28 with “Neutral”.

Telecom Plus PLC provides a range of utility services to residential and small business clients in the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of 859.28 million GBP. The firm operates in two divisions, Customer Acquisition and Customer Management. It has a 9.27 P/E ratio. The Customer Acquisition segment sells a range of equipment, such as mobile phone handsets and wireless Internet routers.

Analysts await Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP) to report earnings on May, 2. They expect $0.60 earnings per share, up 9.09% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.55 per share. TEP’s profit will be $470,406 for 456.67 P/E if the $0.60 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.67 actual earnings per share reported by Telecom Plus PLC for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -10.45% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.11 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.10, from 1.21 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 16 investors sold Telecom Plus PLC shares while 41 reduced holdings. 19 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 42.76 million shares or 1.73% less from 43.51 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Janney Montgomery Scott Llc has 9,886 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Diversified Tru accumulated 0.03% or 11,830 shares. Savings Bank Of Montreal Can invested in 36,333 shares or 0% of the stock. Castleark Management Limited Liability reported 54,603 shares. Cohen & Steers owns 93,899 shares. Moreover, Deutsche Commercial Bank Ag has 0% invested in Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP). Bancorporation Of America Corp De holds 1.91 million shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Bb&T Securities Ltd owns 25,650 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Raymond James Finance Svcs Advsr has invested 0.01% in Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP). Stephens Inc Ar owns 18,151 shares. Moreover, Advsr Asset Mngmt has 0% invested in Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP). Barclays Public Limited Com holds 0% of its portfolio in Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP) for 32,776 shares. Natixis holds 0% or 7,998 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Virtu Financial Limited Liability has 0.03% invested in Telecom Plus PLC (LON:TEP). Manufacturers Life Insurance The invested in 2,307 shares or 0% of the stock.

Outokumpu Oyj produces and sells various stainless steel products worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.86 billion. The firm offers coils and sheets, quarto plates, bars, precision strips, rebars, welded pipes, and wire rods, as well as semi-finished products comprising cast billets and blooms, rolled and forged billets, cast slabs, and ingots. It has a 7.42 P/E ratio. It serves the architecture, building, and infrastructure; automotive and transportation; catering, food, and beverage; home appliances; chemical; heating, cooling, and ventilation; gas and oil; pulp and paper; and energy and heavy industries.