Boyd Gaming (BYD)’s Vice President William Boyd Unloaded 20000 shares of the Company; WSP GLOBAL COMMON SHARES CANADA (WSPOF) SI Decreased By 1.05%

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WSP GLOBAL INC COMMON SHARES CANADA (OTCMKTS:WSPOF) had a decrease of 1.05% in short interest. WSPOF’s SI was 424,200 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its down 1.05% from 428,700 shares previously. With 400 avg volume, 1061 days are for WSP GLOBAL INC COMMON SHARES CANADA (OTCMKTS:WSPOF)’s short sellers to cover WSPOF’s short positions. The SI to WSP GLOBAL INC COMMON SHARES CANADA’s float is 0.51%. It closed at $50.1556 lastly. It is down 0.00% since May 11, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Boyd Gaming Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a multi-jurisdictional gaming company. The company has market cap of $3.97 billion. It operates through three divisions: Las Vegas Locals, Downtown Las Vegas, and Midwest and South. It has a 21.57 P/E ratio. The firm owns and operates 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi.

Considering the transaction William Boyd made he is in the insider trades focus today. The Vice President of Boyd Gaming Corp and an insider, made a sale of 20,000 shares worth $672,400 U.S Dollars. The average price was $33.6 per share. The probability of this stocks unloading remaining ignored is extremely low because it’s new, with the Vice President now holding 2.34 million shares — that is 2.08% of the Company’s total market capitalization.

Among 19 analysts covering Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Boyd Gaming Corporation has $44 highest and $20 lowest target. $34.33’s average target is -2.67% below currents $35.27 stock price. Boyd Gaming Corporation had 46 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Janney Capital to “Buy” on Tuesday, March 22. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) rating on Wednesday, February 21. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $40.0 target. SunTrust initiated Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) rating on Friday, February 10. SunTrust has “Buy” rating and $24 target. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Telsey Advisory Group given on Wednesday, May 3. The company was maintained on Friday, October 27 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, January 18. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, July 28 by Telsey Advisory Group. Morgan Stanley upgraded the shares of BYD in report on Tuesday, January 17 to “Overweight” rating. As per Tuesday, October 24, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, December 6 to “Buy”.

Since February 28, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 selling transactions for $11.45 million activity. JOHNSON MARIANNE BOYD also sold $3.04M worth of Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) shares. Shares for $243,075 were sold by BOYD WILLIAM R on Monday, March 12. $1.01 million worth of stock was sold by BOUGHNER ROBERT L on Monday, March 12. LARSON BRIAN A sold $3.54 million worth of stock. SMITH KEITH sold 70,000 shares worth $2.51M. $835,671 worth of Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) was sold by Thompson Stephen S. on Thursday, March 15.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.86 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.25, from 1.11 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 35 investors sold Boyd Gaming Corporation shares while 68 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 82.05 million shares or 3.44% less from 84.97 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Hwg Holdings L P holds 0.54% or 18,103 shares. Davidson Kempner Cap Lp invested 0.48% in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD). Etrade Mngmt Lc stated it has 12,262 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans owns 0.01% invested in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) for 51,281 shares. Bamco Ny has 0.23% invested in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) for 1.40M shares. Hall Laurie J Trustee holds 0.01% or 420 shares in its portfolio. Amalgamated Savings Bank reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested 0% in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD). Moreover, Pinnacle Associate Limited has 0.95% invested in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) for 1.41M shares. Proshare Advsr Ltd owns 0% invested in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) for 14,835 shares. Royal Bankshares Of Canada stated it has 35,019 shares. Walleye Trading Ltd Co owns 124,309 shares. 53,000 are owned by Nomura Inc. Louisiana State Employees Retirement System holds 35,300 shares. Assetmark, a California-based fund reported 26 shares.

The stock increased 4.94% or $1.66 during the last trading session, reaching $35.27. About 2.34M shares traded or 29.34% up from the average. Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) has risen 48.99% since May 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 37.44% the S&P500.

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