Beacon Financial Group Lifted Its Sanofi (SNY) Holding; City Network (CNS)’s Sentiment Is 1.84

Cohen & Steers, Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company. The company has market cap of $2.20 billion. Through its subsidiaries, the firm provides its services to institutional investors, including pension funds, endowments, and foundations. It has a 22.72 P/E ratio. It manages separate client-focused equity, fixed income, multi-asset, and commodity portfolios through its subsidiaries.

Beacon Financial Group increased Sanofi (SNY) stake by 20.09% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Beacon Financial Group acquired 15,678 shares as Sanofi (SNY)’s stock rose 14.25%. The Beacon Financial Group holds 93,727 shares with $4.67 million value, up from 78,049 last quarter. Sanofi now has $108.61 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.58% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $44.34. About 1.91 million shares traded or 54.08% up from the average. Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) has risen 26.96% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.26% the S&P500.

Among 12 analysts covering Sanofi-aventis Sa (NYSE:SNY), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 8% are positive. Sanofi-aventis Sa has $56 highest and $48.0 lowest target. $51.33’s average target is 15.76% above currents $44.34 stock price. Sanofi-aventis Sa had 23 analyst reports since October 15, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Hold” on Wednesday, December 6. The stock of Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, September 8 by Berenberg. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Sell” on Friday, March 31. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, November 7. Barclays Capital upgraded Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) on Wednesday, November 15 to “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Argus Research given on Thursday, April 6. On Friday, April 7 the stock rating was downgraded by HSBC to “Reduce”. On Tuesday, May 3 the stock rating was downgraded by HSBC to “Hold”. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, September 5 report. The stock of Sanofi (NYSE:SNY) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Friday, April 21.

Beacon Financial Group decreased Wal (NYSE:WMT) stake by 4,332 shares to 18,520 valued at $1.45M in 2017Q3. It also reduced Diageo Plc (NYSE:DEO) stake by 7,787 shares and now owns 12,399 shares. Deere & Co (NYSE:DE) was reduced too.

Analysts await Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE:CNS) to report earnings on January, 17. They expect $0.55 earnings per share, up 14.58% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.48 per share. CNS’s profit will be $25.47 million for 21.57 P/E if the $0.55 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.55 actual earnings per share reported by Cohen & Steers, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

The stock increased 0.40% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $47.46. About 305,933 shares traded or 122.57% up from the average. Cohen & Steers, Inc. (CNS) has risen 6.96% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.74% the S&P500.

Winslow Asset Management Inc holds 1.88% of its portfolio in Cohen & Steers, Inc. for 245,679 shares. Midas Management Corp owns 65,000 shares or 1.35% of their US portfolio. Moreover, New Amsterdam Partners Llc Ny has 1.26% invested in the company for 152,767 shares. The New York-based Global Thematic Partners Llc has invested 1.1% in the stock. Miles Capital Inc., a Iowa-based fund reported 25,666 shares.