Nike (NKE) Downgraded By UBS; Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) Covered By 3 Bullish Analysts Last Week

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Among 4 analysts covering Scapa Group (LON:SCPA), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Scapa Group had 46 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. N+1 Singer maintained the stock with “Corporate” rating in Tuesday, October 13 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, September 1 by Numis Securities. Numis Securities upgraded Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) on Friday, November 27 to “Add” rating. The stock of Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) earned “Hold” rating by Numis Securities on Tuesday, November 24. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) on Tuesday, July 19 with “Hold” rating. The stock of Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) has “Add” rating given on Tuesday, December 19 by Numis Securities. The stock has “Add” rating by Numis Securities on Thursday, April 14. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities on Tuesday, May 24 with “Add”. The stock of Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 12 by Numis Securities. Numis Securities maintained Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) rating on Tuesday, November 29. Numis Securities has “Add” rating and GBX 340 target. See Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) latest ratings:

23/05/2018 Broker: Berenberg Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 500.00 New Target: GBX 520.00 Reiteration
22/05/2018 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 535.00 Upgrade
16/04/2018 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Add Old Target: GBX 535.00 New Target: GBX 535.00 Maintain
12/04/2018 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Add Old Target: GBX 485.00 New Target: GBX 535.00 Maintain

UBS gave Nike (NYSE:NKE) shares a new Hold rating in a analysts report sent to investors and clients on Thursday, 21 June.

NIKE, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, markets, and sells athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessories worldwide. The company has market cap of $119.40 billion. It offers NIKE brand products in nine categories: running, NIKE basketball, the Jordan brand, football, menÂ’s training, womenÂ’s training, action sports, sportswear, and golf. It has a 68.47 P/E ratio. The firm also markets products designed for kids, as well as for other athletic and recreational uses, such as cricket, lacrosse, tennis, volleyball, wrestling, walking, and outdoor activities.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.65 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.09, from 0.74 in 2017Q4. It fall, as 64 investors sold NIKE, Inc. shares while 515 reduced holdings. 100 funds opened positions while 277 raised stakes. 997.42 million shares or 1.70% less from 1.01 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Quantitative Investment Management Limited Liability Company reported 415,200 shares. Shine Advisory Service reported 0.08% of its portfolio in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Ubs Asset Americas Incorporated holds 0% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) or 6.16 million shares. 87,997 were accumulated by Paloma Prtn. First Personal Fin Svcs invested in 3,704 shares. Iberiabank stated it has 0.48% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Valley Natl Advisers Incorporated reported 836 shares. Epoch Prtn holds 52,853 shares. Atwood And Palmer accumulated 112 shares or 0% of the stock. Ipswich Invest Mngmt holds 0.55% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) or 19,679 shares. Country Club Trust Na reported 0.26% stake. Maple Cap Management holds 0.05% or 3,240 shares in its portfolio. Usa Financial Portformulas Corporation stated it has 44,878 shares. 6,760 were reported by Signature Fin. Moreover, Ckw Grp Inc has 0.03% invested in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE).

Among 44 analysts covering Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE), 25 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 17 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Nike Inc. has $156.0 highest and $42.0 lowest target. $73.95’s average target is -0.18% below currents $74.08 stock price. Nike Inc. had 240 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by Cowen & Co on Thursday, March 23. The rating was maintained by Argus Research with “Buy” on Friday, October 16. Argus Research downgraded NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) on Tuesday, April 4 to “Hold” rating. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Hold” rating and $64.0 target in Thursday, December 7 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) rating on Friday, March 23. Stifel Nicolaus has “Buy” rating and $8000 target. The company was maintained on Friday, July 14 by Susquehanna. The firm has “Hold” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Friday, July 21. The stock of NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) earned “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, October 26. As per Thursday, March 23, the company rating was maintained by M Partners. Bank of America maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Friday, December 22 report.

Since January 2, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 10 sales for $56.97 million activity. 45,000 NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) shares with value of $3.33 million were sold by SPRUNK ERIC D. $1.28M worth of NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) shares were sold by Matheson Monique S.. 74,278 shares valued at $4.75M were sold by Slusher John F on Friday, January 5. PARKER MARK G had sold 135,000 shares worth $9.45M. EDWARDS TREVOR A sold $6.85M worth of stock or 100,000 shares.

Analysts await NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) to report earnings on June, 28 after the close. They expect $0.64 EPS, up 6.67% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.6 per share. NKE’s profit will be $1.03 billion for 28.94 P/E if the $0.64 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.68 actual EPS reported by NIKE, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -5.88% negative EPS growth.

More notable recent NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Dueling analysts on Nike” on June 21, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Is It Time To Sell Nike?” published on June 15, 2018, Bizjournals.com published: “Nike SoHo gets a ‘super cool’ remake (Photos)” on June 21, 2018. More interesting news about NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) were released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Charter Communications, Corning, Kohl’s, Lululemon, Nike, Verizon and More” published on June 21, 2018 as well as Streetinsider.com‘s news article titled: “UPDATE: Nike (NKE) PT Raised to $87 at Stifel; Q4 to Show Inflection for North American Margins” with publication date: June 20, 2018.

The stock decreased 0.86% or $0.64 during the last trading session, reaching $74.08. About 1.28 million shares traded. NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) has risen 38.01% since June 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.44% the S&P500. Some Historical NKE News: 22/03/2018 – Yahoo! UK: Ackman exits Nike stake with $100 million in profit; 22/03/2018 – NIKE CFO: FX HEADWIND TO BE NEUTRAL IN FY 4Q; 22/03/2018 – Nike 3Q Apparel Rev $2.56B; 22/03/2018 – NIKE CFO: NORTH AMERICA SALES TO BE FLAT IN FY 4Q; 22/03/2018 – Nike Recorded Additional Income Tax Expense of $2 Billion Primarily Related to Transition Tax on Accumulated Foreign Earnings; 07/05/2018 – NIKE, Inc. Announces Rosemary St. Clair as new VP, GM of Global Women’s and Cesar Garcia as new VP, GM of Global Running; 22/03/2018 – BILL ACKMAN CASHES OUT OF NIKE INVESTMENT WITH ROUGHLY $100 MILLION PROFIT; 04/05/2018 – Since then, designers including Coach, Kate Spade and Nike also have partnered with Apple to create trendy bands at high price points; 27/03/2018 – Soccer-Nike deal hurts England preparations with World Cup ball; 08/05/2018 – Four more Nike executives exit after harassment allegations inquiry – NYT

The stock decreased 0.14% or GBX 0.6 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 441. About 246,509 shares traded. Scapa Group plc (LON:SCPA) has 0.00% since June 21, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 12.57% the S&P500.

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