The Insider Craig Ivey Bought 1 shares of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (ED); Prudential Financial (PRU) Sentiment Is 1

Prudential Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides insurance, investment management, and other financial services and products in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $49.95 billion. The firm primarily offers life insurance, annuities, retirement-related, mutual funds, and investment management services and products. It has a 11.85 P/E ratio. It operates through U.S.

Mr. Craig Ivey, the key President at Consolidated Edison Inc has recently been involved with a stock market deal of 1 shares of the corporation, valued at $87.1 per share. The purchase was worth of $87 USD. A report freely obtainable here unveiled this deal activity. It was unveiled on 04-01-2018 and filled with Security and Exchange Commission. Mr. Craig at present holds 74,189 shares, accounting for 0.02% of the Company’s stock market capitalization.

Consolidated Edison, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in regulated electric, gas, and steam delivery businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $25.70 billion. The firm offers electric services to approximately 3.4 million clients in New York City and Westchester County; gas to approximately 1.1 million clients in Manhattan, the Bronx, parts of Queens, and Westchester County; and steam to approximately 1,649 clients in parts of Manhattan. It has a 20.84 P/E ratio. It also supplies electricity to approximately 0.3 million clients in southeastern New York, and northern New Jersey; and gas to approximately 0.1 million clients in southeastern New York.

Since August 23, 2017, it had 11 insider buys, and 1 sale for $117,170 activity. $697 worth of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) was bought by OATES JOSEPH P on Sunday, December 31. Shares for $87 were bought by RESHESKE FRANCES on Sunday, December 31. McAvoy John bought 51 shares worth $4,442. $4,007 worth of stock was bought by Moore Elizabeth D on Sunday, December 31. Another trade for 1 shares valued at $87 was bought by Ivey Craig S. $3,832 worth of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) was bought by Shukla Saumil P. HOGLUND ROBERT N bought 98 shares worth $8,536.

Among 15 analysts covering Con Edison (NYSE:ED), 1 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 7% are positive. Con Edison has $88.0 highest and $58 lowest target. $77.29’s average target is -6.76% below currents $82.89 stock price. Con Edison had 43 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Argus Research to “Buy” on Friday, August 28. The company was maintained on Friday, September 8 by Morgan Stanley. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, September 14. The rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank to “Sell” on Monday, April 18. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, August 30. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Thursday, July 14 with “Hold”. The stock of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) earned “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, August 10. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Wednesday, July 19 with “Hold”. Deutsche Bank upgraded Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) on Monday, December 14 to “Hold” rating. Mizuho maintained Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) rating on Friday, September 18. Mizuho has “Neutral” rating and $66 target.

The stock increased 1.41% or $1.15 during the last trading session, reaching $82.89. About 1.85M shares traded or 15.13% up from the average. Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) has risen 11.89% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.81% the S&P500.

Analysts await Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) to report earnings on February, 15. They expect $0.75 EPS, up 8.70% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.69 per share. ED’s profit will be $232.56M for 27.63 P/E if the $0.75 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.47 actual EPS reported by Consolidated Edison, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -48.98% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.08 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.04, from 1.12 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 31 investors sold Consolidated Edison, Inc. shares while 224 reduced holdings. 60 funds opened positions while 215 raised stakes. 169.54 million shares or 1.03% more from 167.81 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Hexavest has 552,077 shares for 0.55% of their portfolio. Covington Management invested in 0% or 300 shares. Lsv Asset Mgmt stated it has 796,800 shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. Arizona State Retirement Systems has invested 0.17% in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). Endurance Wealth holds 2,600 shares. Coastline Company stated it has 11,764 shares. Shufro Rose And Limited Liability Corp owns 6,700 shares. Old Republic Int, Illinois-based fund reported 545,286 shares. & Invest Management Grp Ltd invested in 7,731 shares or 0.21% of the stock. Apg Asset Mgmt Nv has invested 0.54% in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). Pictet Asset Mngmt Ltd invested 0.04% in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). Comm Comml Bank has invested 0.05% in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). Sii Investments Wi owns 6,004 shares. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees owns 0.02% invested in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) for 1,787 shares. Tci Wealth Advisors holds 915 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio.

Analysts await Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) to report earnings on February, 14. They expect $2.54 earnings per share, up 3.25% or $0.08 from last year’s $2.46 per share. PRU’s profit will be $1.08 billion for 11.58 P/E if the $2.54 EPS becomes a reality. After $3.01 actual earnings per share reported by Prudential Financial, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -15.61% negative EPS growth.

Ratings analysis reveals 17% of Prudential’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating Prudential, 1 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 5 recommend “Hold”. PRU was included in 6 notes of analysts from September 23, 2016. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, October 7 by Credit Suisse. The stock of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) earned “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Friday, September 23. The rating was downgraded by FBR Capital on Tuesday, October 18 to “Mkt Perform”. Citigroup initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Thursday, January 26 report. The stock of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, December 14. As per Friday, February 10, the company rating was downgraded by Atlantic Securities.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $2.10 million activity.