Xcel Brands, Inc. (XELB) Is At $3.00 Formed Wedge; 2 Analysts Bullish U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (USPH)

Among 5 analysts covering U.S. Physical Therapy (NYSE:USPH), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. U.S. Physical Therapy had 12 analyst reports since November 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Sidoti upgraded U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH) rating on Friday, September 8. Sidoti has “Buy” rating and $74.0 target. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Friday, March 17 by Barrington Research. On Monday, July 24 the stock rating was initiated by Cantor Fitzgerald with “Buy”. On Friday, November 4 the stock rating was upgraded by Barrington Research to “Outperform”. The stock of U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 2 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The rating was downgraded by Barrington on Friday, November 3 to “Hold”. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, May 6 by Barrington Research. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, September 27 by Jefferies. On Thursday, June 29 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. As per Friday, November 6, the company rating was downgraded by Barrington Research. See U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH) latest ratings:

03/11/2017 Broker: Barrington Rating: Hold Downgrade
02/11/2017 Broker: Cantor Fitzgerald Rating: Buy New Target: $74.0 Maintain
27/09/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $65.0 Maintain
08/09/2017 Broker: Sidoti Rating: Buy New Target: $74.0 Upgrade
04/08/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $65.0000 Maintain
24/07/2017 Broker: Cantor Fitzgerald Rating: Buy New Target: $72.0000 Initiate

Xcel Brands, Inc. (XELB) formed wedge down with $2.85 target or 5.00% below today’s $3.00 share price. Xcel Brands, Inc. (XELB) has $55.37 million valuation. The stock decreased 7.69% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $3. About 6,651 shares traded. Xcel Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:XELB) has declined 61.73% since January 7, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 78.43% the S&P500.

The stock increased 0.34% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $73.9. About 32,521 shares traded. U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH) has risen 8.86% since January 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.84% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.29 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.44, from 0.85 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 14 investors sold U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. shares while 42 reduced holdings. 18 funds opened positions while 54 raised stakes. 10.90 million shares or 7.08% less from 11.73 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Wedge Cap Management L Lp Nc reported 0.02% stake. Moreover, Ameritas Invest Prtnrs has 0% invested in U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH) for 943 shares. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv Management stated it has 0% in U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH). Metropolitan Life Ins Ny stated it has 8,574 shares or 0% of all its holdings. King Luther Capital Corp holds 57,695 shares. Thomson Horstmann & Bryant invested in 121,655 shares or 1.03% of the stock. The Michigan-based Comerica Fincl Bank has invested 0.01% in U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH). Gsa Cap Prtnrs Llp, United Kingdom-based fund reported 17,862 shares. New York-based Sg Americas Secs Limited Liability has invested 0% in U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH). State Teachers Retirement reported 0% stake. Geode Cap Mgmt Lc reported 0% of its portfolio in U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH). Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky has 0.01% invested in U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH). Fifth Third Bancorp owns 556 shares. Alphaone Investment Svcs Limited Liability Company holds 0.97% of its portfolio in U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc. (NYSE:USPH) for 59,564 shares. 76,970 are owned by Scout Investments.

U.S. Physical Therapy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates outpatient physical therapy clinics in the United States. The company has market cap of $929.75 million. The Company’s clinics provide pre-and post-operative care and treatment for orthopedic-related disorders, sports-related injuries, preventative care, rehabilitation of injured workers, and neurological-related injuries. It has a 46.01 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, the firm owned and operated 540 outpatient physical therapy clinics in 42 states; and managed 20 physical therapy facilities for unaffiliated third parties, including hospitals and physician groups.