Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (BR) At $91.12 Forms Top; Petrus Trust Company Lta Has Decreased Symantec (SYMC) Holding By $902,400

Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (BR) formed multiple top with $95.68 target or 5.00% above today’s $91.12 share price. Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (BR) has $10.62 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.26% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $91.12. About 10,486 shares traded. Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) has risen 17.08% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.38% the S&P500.

Petrus Trust Company Lta decreased Symantec Corp (SYMC) stake by 7.46% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Petrus Trust Company Lta sold 28,200 shares as Symantec Corp (SYMC)’s stock rose 0.76%. The Petrus Trust Company Lta holds 350,000 shares with $11.48 million value, down from 378,200 last quarter. Symantec Corp now has $17.62B valuation. The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $28.42. About 204,867 shares traded. Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) has risen 71.82% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.12% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.01 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.01, from 1.02 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 23 investors sold Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. shares while 162 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 140 raised stakes. 95.51 million shares or 0.01% more from 95.50 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Southernsun Asset Management Ltd Com has 1.76M shares. Moreover, Commonwealth Equity Svcs Inc has 0.01% invested in Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) for 11,110 shares. Camarda Fincl Advsr Ltd Liability, Florida-based fund reported 289 shares. 5,464 were reported by Bw Gestao De Investimentos Ltda. Barclays Public Ltd owns 0% invested in Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) for 39,164 shares. The California-based Schwab Charles Management has invested 0.03% in Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR). King Luther reported 21,928 shares stake. Moreover, Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky has 0.02% invested in Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR). First Manhattan holds 3,533 shares. Nationwide Fund Advsr has invested 0.15% in Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR). Rmsincerbeaux Cap Ltd Co holds 1.01% of its portfolio in Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) for 12,900 shares. Comerica National Bank reported 122,336 shares stake. Liberty Mutual Grp Asset Mngmt stated it has 0.17% in Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR). Pitcairn stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR). Grp Inc holds 241,086 shares.

Among 7 analysts covering Broadridge Financial Solutions (NYSE:BR), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Broadridge Financial Solutions has $95.0 highest and $59 lowest target. $73.25’s average target is -19.61% below currents $91.12 stock price. Broadridge Financial Solutions had 15 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, November 2. Raymond James downgraded Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) on Tuesday, June 7 to “Market Perform” rating. The firm has “Market Outperform” rating by Avondale given on Friday, January 8. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight” on Friday, August 11. Avondale downgraded Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) on Wednesday, June 15 to “Market Perform” rating. The company was initiated on Wednesday, September 16 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, September 13 by Atlantic Securities. The stock of Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Thursday, November 9 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Wednesday, August 10 by Barclays Capital. JP Morgan maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $59 target in Friday, August 14 report.

Analysts await Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) to report earnings on February, 14. They expect $0.58 EPS, up 48.72% or $0.19 from last year’s $0.39 per share. BR’s profit will be $67.60M for 39.28 P/E if the $0.58 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.54 actual EPS reported by Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 7.41% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.86 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.09, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 48 investors sold SYMC shares while 170 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 133 raised stakes. 571.53 million shares or 3.02% more from 554.80 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. World Investors holds 0.56% of its portfolio in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) for 75.84 million shares. Bragg Fin Advsr holds 0.78% or 155,415 shares in its portfolio. Magnetar Financial invested in 0.01% or 11,377 shares. Alpine Woods Lc has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt holds 0.03% or 11,845 shares in its portfolio. Pine River Cap Mgmt LP has 13,664 shares. Daiwa Securities Grp Incorporated reported 54,383 shares stake. Orbis Investment (Us) Ltd Co accumulated 3.03% or 148,361 shares. Cipher Lp holds 50,204 shares. Moreover, Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio has 0.05% invested in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Bonness Inc has invested 1.23% of its portfolio in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Criterion Cap Mngmt Ltd holds 0.12% or 87,348 shares in its portfolio. Deutsche Bank & Trust Ag invested in 0.11% or 4.93M shares. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas reported 1.97M shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Nomura Asset Mngmt Co Ltd has 95,769 shares.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 16 sales for $47.91 million activity. Rosch Francis C also sold $443,935 worth of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) on Friday, September 1. Another trade for 10,622 shares valued at $348,668 was made by TAYLOR SCOTT C on Monday, September 25. The insider Noviello Nicholas R sold $447,750. $38.90M worth of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) was sold by Fey Michael David. Clark Gregory S. had sold 186,433 shares worth $5.59M. Cappellanti-Wolf Amy L. sold $147,836 worth of stock or 4,496 shares. $499,352 worth of stock was sold by Divol Roxane on Tuesday, September 12.

Analysts await Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) to report earnings on February, 7. They expect $0.29 earnings per share, up 31.82% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.22 per share. SYMC’s profit will be $179.82M for 24.50 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.21 actual earnings per share reported by Symantec Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 38.10% EPS growth.