Churchill Downs (CHDN) Received Hold By Jefferies with $261 Target; Landec DE (LNDC) SI Decreased By 6.07%

Among 4 analysts covering Churchill Downs (NASDAQ:CHDN), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Churchill Downs has $20800 highest and $150 lowest target. $190’s average target is -24.81% below currents $252.7 stock price. Churchill Downs had 8 analyst reports since September 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Monday, September 14 by Imperial Capital. The rating was maintained by Imperial Capital on Friday, October 14 with “Outperform”. Hilliard Lyons upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, May 6 report. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, September 22. Telsey Advisory Group maintained the shares of CHDN in report on Friday, August 5 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group on Monday, October 31 with “Outperform”. Telsey Advisory Group maintained Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) rating on Friday, February 26. Telsey Advisory Group has “Outperform” rating and $175 target.

Landec Corporation DE (NASDAQ:LNDC) had a decrease of 6.07% in short interest. LNDC’s SI was 1.38 million shares in January as released by FINRA. Its down 6.07% from 1.47 million shares previously. With 62,600 avg volume, 22 days are for Landec Corporation DE (NASDAQ:LNDC)’s short sellers to cover LNDC’s short positions. The SI to Landec Corporation DE’s float is 5.75%. The stock increased 0.39% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $12.85. About 50,215 shares traded. Landec Corporation (NASDAQ:LNDC) has risen 17.05% since January 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.35% the S&P500.

The stock increased 0.20% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $252.7. About 105,101 shares traded or 4.08% up from the average. Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) has risen 34.01% since January 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.31% the S&P500.

Analysts await Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.44 EPS, down 35.29% or $0.24 from last year’s $0.68 per share. CHDN’s profit will be $6.70 million for 143.58 P/E if the $0.44 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.08 actual EPS reported by Churchill Downs Incorporated for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -59.26% negative EPS growth.

Churchill Downs Incorporated operates as a racing, gaming, and online entertainment company. The company has market cap of $3.85 billion. It operates through Racing, Casinos, TwinSpires, Big Fish Games, and Other Investments divisions. It has a 31.71 P/E ratio. The firm operates racing facilities, such as Churchill Downs Racetrack in Louisville, Kentucky; Arlington International Race Course in Arlington Heights with 10 off-track betting facilities in Illinois; Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans along with 12 OTBs in Louisiana; and Calder Race Course in Miami Gardens, Florida.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.82 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.22, from 1.6 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 9 investors sold Churchill Downs Incorporated shares while 46 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 69 raised stakes. 10.99 million shares or 1.12% less from 11.11 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Stock Yards Bank & Trust Trust has 7,845 shares for 0.19% of their portfolio. Principal Gru Inc Inc holds 59,940 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Tower Capital Ltd Liability Corp (Trc) holds 1,684 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Brant Point Invest Mgmt Ltd Company reported 32,600 shares. Moreover, Cookson Peirce & has 0.1% invested in Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) for 4,525 shares. Three Peaks Mgmt Lc owns 41,185 shares or 1.25% of their US portfolio. Ahl Partners Llp has 18,177 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Paloma Prtnrs Management Communications invested in 0% or 1,689 shares. Moreover, New York State Common Retirement Fund has 0% invested in Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) for 14,800 shares. Moreover, State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems has 0% invested in Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) for 5,690 shares. Prelude Cap Limited Company holds 0% of its portfolio in Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) for 40 shares. Kbc Group Nv accumulated 0% or 846 shares. Natixis reported 2,574 shares. Gotham Asset Mngmt Llc holds 0.07% of its portfolio in Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ:CHDN) for 22,256 shares. Deutsche Fincl Bank Ag reported 13,861 shares.

Since August 31, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $1.97 million activity. Shares for $975,000 were sold by Evans Robert L on Thursday, August 31.

Landec Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, makes, and sells differentiated health and wellness products for food and biomaterials markets. The company has market cap of $353.46 million. It operates through three divisions: Packaged Fresh Vegetables, Food Export, and Biomaterials. It has a 42.83 P/E ratio. The Packaged Fresh Vegetables segment markets and packs specialty packaged whole and fresh-cut fruits and vegetables utilizing the BreatheWay specialty packaging technology for the retail grocery, club store, and food service industries under the Eat Smart and GreenLine brands, as well as private label brands; and sells BreatheWay packaging technology to partners for fruit and vegetable products.

Among 4 analysts covering Landec (NASDAQ:LNDC), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Landec had 7 analyst reports since November 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wedbush maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, July 26 report. Wedbush initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $12 target in Friday, July 8 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 18 by Wunderlich. Maxim Group maintained Landec Corporation (NASDAQ:LNDC) rating on Wednesday, July 26. Maxim Group has “Buy” rating and $1800 target. Maxim Group initiated the shares of LNDC in report on Tuesday, June 7 with “Buy” rating. The rating was upgraded by Sidoti to “Buy” on Monday, January 25. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, July 18 by Maxim Group.

Since October 23, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $96,659 activity. Another trade for 7,399 shares valued at $96,659 was made by Hemmeter Molly on Monday, October 23.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.08 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.31, from 1.39 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 9 investors sold Landec Corporation shares while 29 reduced holdings. 16 funds opened positions while 25 raised stakes. 25.56 million shares or 1.82% more from 25.10 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. D E Shaw accumulated 17,006 shares. Pacific Ridge Prns Limited Liability Corporation owns 254,132 shares. New York State Common Retirement Fund, a New York-based fund reported 120,800 shares. Rhumbline Advisers holds 0% or 31,622 shares. Nationwide Fund Advsr has 19,025 shares. Royal Bank Of Canada stated it has 0.01% in Landec Corporation (NASDAQ:LNDC). Howe And Rusling Incorporated, a New York-based fund reported 275 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn invested 0% in Landec Corporation (NASDAQ:LNDC). Cornerstone Cap Mgmt Ltd Co reported 300 shares stake. Walthausen And Communications Ltd holds 832,715 shares or 1.01% of its portfolio. Franklin Resource holds 2.72 million shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Blackrock Inc invested in 1.85 million shares or 0% of the stock. Acadian Asset Ltd has invested 0% of its portfolio in Landec Corporation (NASDAQ:LNDC). Legal General Gp Public Limited Liability Company owns 6,789 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Amer International Gp has invested 0% in Landec Corporation (NASDAQ:LNDC).