Shutterstock, Inc. (SSTK) At $44.27 Forms Top; Lincluden Management LTD Has Decreased Morgan Stanley (MS) Position

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Shutterstock, Inc. (SSTK) formed multiple top with $46.93 target or 6.00% above today’s $44.27 share price. Shutterstock, Inc. (SSTK) has $1.54 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.73% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $44.27. About 198,782 shares traded. Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) has risen 17.70% since May 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.15% the S&P500.

Lincluden Management Ltd decreased Morgan Stanley (MS) stake by 3.8% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Lincluden Management Ltd sold 6,515 shares as Morgan Stanley (MS)’s stock rose 0.82%. The Lincluden Management Ltd holds 164,804 shares with $8.65 million value, down from 171,319 last quarter. Morgan Stanley now has $97.75 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.04% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $55.22. About 5.82 million shares traded. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has risen 27.83% since May 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.28% the S&P500.

Analysts await Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $0.19 EPS, up 72.73% or $0.08 from last year’s $0.11 per share. SSTK’s profit will be $6.63 million for 58.25 P/E if the $0.19 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.18 actual EPS reported by Shutterstock, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.56% EPS growth.

Among 9 analysts covering Shutterstock (NYSE:SSTK), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Shutterstock had 24 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, August 3, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Tuesday, August 25 by Zacks. Cantor Fitzgerald downgraded the shares of SSTK in report on Thursday, August 4 to “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Hold” on Friday, February 23. TheStreet upgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Friday, October 16 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, June 21 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, August 3 with “Hold”. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Underperform” rating in Wednesday, November 1 report. SunTrust maintained Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) rating on Tuesday, May 8. SunTrust has “Hold” rating and $4700 target. The stock has “Sell” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, February 22.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.10, from 0.92 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 17 investors sold Shutterstock, Inc. shares while 46 reduced holdings. 27 funds opened positions while 37 raised stakes. 19.96 million shares or 2.76% less from 20.53 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Barclays Public Ltd Company has 51,051 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Metropolitan Life Insurance New York has 6,476 shares. Rhumbline Advisers, Massachusetts-based fund reported 41,555 shares. Principal Fincl Gru Inc holds 0.01% or 137,521 shares. Ameritas Invest Ptnrs Inc owns 1,515 shares. 30,888 are held by Arizona State Retirement Systems. Jackson Square Ptnrs Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 1.77M shares for 0.39% of their portfolio. State Street accumulated 452,155 shares. G2 Invest Prtn Ltd Liability holds 1.44% or 86,628 shares. Jpmorgan Chase And Company invested in 0% or 5,609 shares. Invesco Ltd has invested 0% in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK). Guggenheim Cap Limited Liability Company holds 21,461 shares. Atlantic Tru Group Ltd Llc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK). Wellington Management Limited Liability Partnership holds 0% of its portfolio in Shutterstock, Inc. (NYSE:SSTK) for 85,093 shares. 35,435 are owned by Legal & General Group Inc Public Limited Com.

Among 30 analysts covering Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), 19 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Morgan Stanley had 102 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 17 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, December 21 by Atlantic Securities. The stock of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, March 29 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 23 by BMO Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, October 20 report. Argus Research maintained Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) rating on Wednesday, August 17. Argus Research has “Buy” rating and $36 target. The stock of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) earned “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, June 19. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, October 20 by Guggenheim. The firm has “Buy” rating by Argus Research given on Tuesday, January 19. The rating was upgraded by JMP Securities to “Outperform” on Thursday, October 8.

Lincluden Management Ltd increased Oracle Corp (NYSE:ORCL) stake by 6,735 shares to 82,790 valued at $3.91 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE:MRK) stake by 23,030 shares and now owns 80,615 shares. Bank Montreal Que (NYSE:BMO) was raised too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.1 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.16, from 0.94 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 38 investors sold MS shares while 295 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 255 raised stakes. 1.51 billion shares or 1.16% less from 1.53 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, a Minnesota-based fund reported 56,811 shares. Tiverton Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability holds 0.06% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) or 17,886 shares. Northern Trust has invested 0.21% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). Geode Capital reported 0.27% stake. Fjarde Ap has 382,569 shares for 0.3% of their portfolio. Jolley Asset Mngmt Limited Liability accumulated 250 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Gateway Advisers Limited Liability invested 0.43% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). 57,203 are owned by Wilbanks Smith And Thomas Asset Mngmt Llc. Moreover, Savant Limited Company has 0.11% invested in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). Arizona State Retirement System has invested 0.2% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). Amundi Pioneer Asset Management stated it has 0.36% of its portfolio in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). Kentucky Retirement invested in 0.32% or 85,846 shares. Cohen Steers accumulated 268,863 shares. Security Trust reported 674 shares. Jump Trading Limited Liability Corp accumulated 0.02% or 3,379 shares.

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