Cognex (CGNX) Got Lower J.P. Morgan Rating And $42.0000 Target; Dish Network (DISH) Has 1.23 Sentiment

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Dish Network Corp (DISH) investors sentiment increased to 1.23 in Q4 2017. It’s up 0.13, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. The ratio is better, as 192 hedge funds increased and started new stock positions, while 156 sold and reduced positions in Dish Network Corp. The hedge funds in our database now have: 217.69 million shares, down from 220.79 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Dish Network Corp in top ten stock positions decreased from 8 to 6 for a decrease of 2. Sold All: 39 Reduced: 117 Increased: 133 New Position: 59.

Analysts at J.P. Morgan’s equities research division decreased Cognex Corp (NASDAQ:CGNX)‘s stock to a “Sell” on Monday morning. The equity research analysts at J.P. Morgan have a target price of $42.0000 on CGNX or -10.96% more downside.

Since March 12, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $564,892 activity. Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $564,892 was made by SUN ANTHONY on Monday, March 12.

Investors sentiment increased to 6.53 in Q4 2017. Its up 5.48, from 1.05 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 32 investors sold Cognex Corporation shares while 21 reduced holdings. 84 funds opened positions while 262 raised stakes. 268.44 million shares or 268.52% more from 72.84 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Advisor Ltd Co, a California-based fund reported 4,734 shares. Eagle Asset Incorporated has invested 0.95% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Us Bank De reported 0.02% stake. The North Carolina-based Bank & Trust Of America Corporation De has invested 0.01% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Suntrust Banks invested in 0.02% or 73,830 shares. Geode Mngmt Ltd Com reported 0.04% stake. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage stated it has 53,932 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Fred Alger invested in 809,068 shares or 0.22% of the stock. Qs invested in 0% or 20 shares. Whittier invested in 48,500 shares. Florida-based Voloridge Investment Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.09% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). First Citizens Commercial Bank has invested 0.06% in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Moreover, Bb&T Securities Ltd Liability has 0.02% invested in Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX). Ftb Advsrs Inc accumulated 0.01% or 1,340 shares. 13,065 are held by First Republic Invest Management.

The stock increased 2.25% or $1.04 during the last trading session, reaching $47.17. About 2.22M shares traded. Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) has risen 31.99% since May 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.44% the S&P500.

Among 19 analysts covering Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX), 9 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 47% are positive. Cognex Corporation has $13500 highest and $33 lowest target. $55.72’s average target is 18.13% above currents $47.17 stock price. Cognex Corporation had 45 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) on Wednesday, August 2 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Thursday, March 24 by CSLA. J.P. Morgan upgraded Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) rating on Tuesday, April 3. J.P. Morgan has “Hold” rating and $62.5000 target. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with “Hold” rating and $33 target in Tuesday, November 3 report. FBR Capital initiated Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) rating on Wednesday, November 11. FBR Capital has “Mkt Perform” rating and $35 target. As per Tuesday, April 3, the company rating was upgraded by JP Morgan. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $40 target in Tuesday, May 1 report. Needham maintained the shares of CGNX in report on Tuesday, August 4 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Monday, July 31. The firm has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, May 1.

Cognex Corporation provides machine vision products that capture and analyze visual information in order to automate tasks primarily in manufacturing processes worldwide. The company has market cap of $8.16 billion. The firm offers machine vision products, which are used to automate the manufacturing and tracking of discrete items, such as mobile phones, aspirin bottles, and automobile tires by locating, identifying, inspecting, and measuring them during the manufacturing or distribution process. It has a 47.65 P/E ratio. The Company’s products include VisionPro, a software suite that provides various vision tools for programming; displacement sensors with vision software for use in 3D application; In-Sight vision systems that perform various vision tasks, including part location, identification, measurement, assembly verification, and robotic guidance; In-Sight vision sensors; ID products, which are used for reading codes that are applied on discrete items during the manufacturing process, as well as have applications in logistics automation for package sorting and distribution; DataMan barcode readers; barcode verifiers; vision-enabled mobile terminals for industrial barcode reading applications; and barcode scanning software development kits.

More important recent Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “JPMorgan Downgrades Cognex (CGNX) to Underweight” on May 07, 2018, also Streetinsider.com published article titled: “Pre-Open Movers 05/01: (INGN) (KPTI) (NTRI) Higher; (IVAC) (CGNX) (KLXI) Lower (more…)”, Investorplace.com published: “3 Stocks to Watch on Tuesday: Cognex Corporation (CGNX), Tenet Healthcare Corp (THC) and Tesla Inc (TSLA)” on May 01, 2018. More interesting news about Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Cognex Corporation’s (CGNX) CEO Robert Willett on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: May 01, 2018.

More notable recent DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Stocks Under Scanner in the CATV Systems Space — DISH Network, Liberty Global, Liberty Latin America, and Netflix” on May 07, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on The Goldman Sachs Group, Versum Materials, DISH Network, FMC …” published on April 19, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Long DISH Network: Undervalued Spectrum Implies Vast Upside” on April 20, 2018. More interesting news about DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “DISH Network Has a Lot at Stake in the T-Mobile-Sprint Talks” published on April 16, 2018 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “DISH app now on Android TV” with publication date: May 02, 2018.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $284,520 activity.

The stock increased 0.91% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $33.39. About 2.53M shares traded or 1.41% up from the average. DISH Network Corporation (DISH) has declined 40.08% since May 7, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 51.63% the S&P500.

Litespeed Management L.L.C. holds 16.61% of its portfolio in DISH Network Corporation for 359,400 shares. Altalis Capital Management Llc owns 210,019 shares or 9.77% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Glacier Peak Capital Llc has 7.77% invested in the company for 112,073 shares. The New York-based Eagle Capital Management Llc has invested 2.75% in the stock. Mad River Investors, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 50,475 shares.

DISH Network Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides pay-TV services in the United States. The company has market cap of $15.58 billion. It operates through two divisions, DISH and Wireless. It has a 8.2 P/E ratio. The firm provides video services under the DISH brand.

Ratings analysis reveals 50% of DISH Network’s analysts are positive. Out of 4 Wall Street analysts rating DISH Network, 2 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $48.0 while the high is $86.0. The stock’s average target of $65.33 is 95.66% above today’s ($33.39) share price. DISH was included in 4 notes of analysts from November 10, 2016. Pivotal Research maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, November 10 report. The firm has “Equal Weight” rating given on Thursday, February 23 by Barclays Capital. FBR Capital maintained the stock with “Underperform” rating in Friday, November 11 report. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley on Monday, January 23 to “Overweight”.

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