BM European Value Retail (LON:BME) Equal weight Rating Reiterated by Morgan Stanley; With GBX 390.00 Target; Constellation Brands (STZ)’s Sentiment Is 1.24

Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q4 2017. It’s up 0.10, from 1.14 in 2017Q3. The ratio improved, as 354 active investment managers increased or started new positions, while 286 sold and reduced their positions in Constellation Brands Inc. The active investment managers in our database reported: 140.30 million shares, down from 144.05 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Constellation Brands Inc in top ten positions increased from 34 to 35 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 43 Reduced: 243 Increased: 257 New Position: 97.

In an analyst report issued to investors and clients on Tuesday morning, BM European Value Retail (LON:BME) stock had its Equal weight Rating reaffirmed by equity analysts at Morgan Stanley. They currently have a GBX 390.00 TP on firm. Morgan Stanley’s target would indicate a potential downside of -1.66% from the company’s last close price.

Analysts await Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) to report earnings on July, 5. They expect $2.49 EPS, up 6.41% or $0.15 from last year’s $2.34 per share. STZ’s profit will be $486.46M for 23.41 P/E if the $2.49 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.90 actual EPS reported by Constellation Brands, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 31.05% EPS growth.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $6.69 million activity.

The stock decreased 0.47% or $1.09 during the last trading session, reaching $233.13. About 1.34 million shares traded. Constellation Brands, Inc. (STZ) has risen 33.47% since May 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.92% the S&P500.

Kensico Capital Management Corp holds 19.89% of its portfolio in Constellation Brands, Inc. for 4.37 million shares. Freshford Capital Management Llc owns 279,601 shares or 11.78% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Hillman Co has 11.66% invested in the company for 192,657 shares. The Bermuda-based Btg Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd has invested 9.63% in the stock. Park Presidio Capital Llc, a California-based fund reported 260,000 shares.

Constellation Brands, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, produces, imports, and markets beer, wine, and spirits in the United States, Canada, Mexico, New Zealand, and Italy. The company has market cap of $45.55 billion. The firm sells wine across various categories, including table wine, sparkling wine, and dessert wine. It has a 20.18 P/E ratio. It offers beer primarily under the Corona Extra, Corona Light, Modelo Especial, Modelo Negra, and Pacifico brands; wine under the Black Box, Clos du Bois, Estancia, Franciscan Estate, Inniskillin, Kim Crawford, Mark West, Meiomi, Mount Veeder, Nobilo, Robert Mondavi, Ruffino, Saved, Simi, The Dreaming Tree, The Prisoner, Charles Smith, and Wild Horse brands; and sprits under the SVEDKA vodka, Black Velvet Canadian whisky, Casa Noble tequila, High West craft whisky brands.

Among 18 analysts covering BM European Value Retail (LON:BME), 14 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. BM European Value Retail has GBX 500 highest and GBX 190 lowest target. GBX 398.88’s average target is 0.60% above currents GBX 396.5 stock price. BM European Value Retail had 192 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. JP Morgan maintained it with “Neutral” rating and GBX 390 target in Thursday, August 3 report. Credit Suisse maintained it with “Outperform” rating and GBX 420 target in Wednesday, November 18 report. Peel Hunt maintained the shares of BME in report on Tuesday, December 13 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Friday, September 22. Citigroup maintained B&M European Value Retail S.A. (LON:BME) rating on Friday, August 7. Citigroup has “Buy” rating and GBX 395 target. Peel Hunt maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, May 25 report. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Monday, January 18 by RBC Capital Markets. On Wednesday, December 14 the stock rating was upgraded by Canaccord Genuity to “Buy”. The stock of B&M European Value Retail S.A. (LON:BME) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, November 14 by Liberum Capital. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of BME in report on Tuesday, May 31 with “Outperform” rating.

B&M European Value Retail S.A. operates as a general merchandise value retailer in the United Kingdom and Germany. The company has market cap of 3.97 billion GBP. The Company’s stores offer products in various categories, such as home furnishings and adornments, electricals, toys, clothing and footwear products, household goods, toiletries, foods, confectioneries, soft drinks, alcohol, Halloween and Christmas goods, giftware, stationery and crafts, pet care products, DIY and decorating products, and travel accessories, as well as gardening, outdoor, and leisure products. It has a 25.92 P/E ratio. The firm operates approximately 537 stores under the B&M brand in the United Kingdom; and 75 stores under the Jawoll brand in Germany.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.1 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.53, from 1.63 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 2 investors sold B&M European Value Retail S.A. shares while 8 reduced holdings. 4 funds opened positions while 7 raised stakes. 1.20 million shares or 0.74% less from 1.21 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Stratos Wealth reported 400 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Moreover, Bb&T Lc has 0.01% invested in B&M European Value Retail S.A. (LON:BME) for 11,848 shares. Advisory Net Lc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in B&M European Value Retail S.A. (LON:BME). Citigroup has 0% invested in B&M European Value Retail S.A. (LON:BME) for 386 shares. Raymond James Assoc has 14,172 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd invested in 14,333 shares or 0.01% of the stock. First Allied Advisory Serv accumulated 0.05% or 33,503 shares. Royal National Bank & Trust Of Canada, Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 60,106 shares. Ameriprise Financial Incorporated accumulated 16,045 shares. Wells Fargo & Co Mn invested 0% of its portfolio in B&M European Value Retail S.A. (LON:BME). Retail Bank Of America De accumulated 0% or 747,721 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company holds 481 shares. Reilly Advsrs Ltd Limited Liability Company has 710 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Fifth Third Bancshares owns 1,500 shares. Hightower Ltd Liability Co stated it has 0% of its portfolio in B&M European Value Retail S.A. (LON:BME).

The stock decreased 2.17% or GBX 8.8 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 396.5. About 1.56M shares traded. B&M European Value Retail S.A. (LON:BME) has 0.00% since May 1, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

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