Peel Hunt Reaffirms St Ives PLC (LON:SIV) As “Buy”; Has Target Price Of GBX 145.00; Metals USA (MUSA)’s Sentiment Is 0.74

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In analysts note revealed to clients on Friday morning, St Ives PLC (LON:SIV) stock had its “Buy” Rating reiterated by research analysts at Peel Hunt. They currently have a GBX 145.00 PT on firm. Peel Hunt’s target means a potential upside of 48.57% from the company’s current price.

Metals USA Inc (MUSA) investors sentiment increased to 0.74 in 2017 Q4. It’s up 0.02, from 0.72 in 2017Q3. The ratio is better, as 90 hedge funds increased and started new stock positions, while 122 sold and decreased stock positions in Metals USA Inc. The hedge funds in our database now hold: 29.87 million shares, down from 32.81 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Metals USA Inc in top ten stock positions decreased from 4 to 2 for a decrease of 2. Sold All: 23 Reduced: 99 Increased: 45 New Position: 45.

Among 3 analysts covering St Ives PLC (LON:SIV), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. St Ives PLC has GBX 275 highest and GBX 90 lowest target. GBX 130’s average target is 37.07% above currents GBX 94.844 stock price. St Ives PLC had 64 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Peel Hunt given on Wednesday, April 4. The company was maintained on Thursday, November 30 by N+1 Singer. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities on Monday, February 29 with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 4 by Peel Hunt. The stock of St Ives plc (LON:SIV) earned “Buy” rating by Numis Securities on Friday, January 29. Peel Hunt maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 250 target in Tuesday, November 17 report. The company was maintained on Friday, July 8 by Peel Hunt. Numis Securities maintained St Ives plc (LON:SIV) rating on Tuesday, October 6. Numis Securities has “Buy” rating and GBX 260 target. Peel Hunt maintained the shares of SIV in report on Thursday, November 2 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Peel Hunt given on Friday, May 4.

The stock decreased 0.48% or GBX 0.456 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 94.844. About 8,240 shares traded. St Ives plc (LON:SIV) has 0.00% since May 4, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

St Ives plc provides marketing solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of 135.39 million GBP. It operates in three divisions: Strategic Marketing, Marketing Activation, and Books. It currently has negative earnings. The firm offers data solutions, including insight and understanding, campaign planning and execution, marketing consultancy, platform implementation and integration, software consultancy, data and insight, campaign management, customer acquisition, media sales, and experience marketing solutions; It also provides consulting solutions comprising retail strategy, investor services, operational strategy and planning, and airports and commercial spaces for retail and consumer markets, as well as shopping center development and asset management services, including impact studies, pre-acquisition, market intelligence, marketing, retailer risk analysis, and leasing support services; consumer and market research consultancy, such as branding and communications, innovation, segmentation, behavior change, pricing, and qualitative services; and healthcare strategic consulting and communications services.

Murphy USA Inc. operates a chain of retail stores in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.23 billion. The companyÂ’s retail stores offer motor fuel products and convenience merchandise. It has a 9.88 P/E ratio. As of January 3, 2017, it operated approximately 1,400 retail stores located primarily in the Southwest, Southeast, and Midwest United States.

Southernsun Asset Management Llc holds 5.3% of its portfolio in Murphy USA Inc. for 2.59 million shares. Cutter & Co Brokerage Inc. owns 70,147 shares or 2.32% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Signature Financial Management Inc. has 1.79% invested in the company for 82,443 shares. The Connecticut-based Iridian Asset Management Llc Ct has invested 1.38% in the stock. Horrell Capital Management Inc., a Arkansas-based fund reported 28,641 shares.

More news for Murphy USA Inc. (NYSE:MUSA) were recently published by: Globenewswire.com, which released: “Murphy USA Inc. Reports First Quarter 2018 Results” on May 01, 2018. Benzinga.com‘s article titled: “Earnings Scheduled For May 2, 2018” and published on May 02, 2018 is yet another important article.

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