Senior PLC (LON:SNR) Investors: Numis Reconfirms “Hold” Rating, Sees GBX 285.00/Share; Intrepid Potash (IPI) Shorts Increased By 12.27%

Intrepid Potash Incorporated (NYSE:IPI) had an increase of 12.27% in short interest. IPI’s SI was 8.66M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 12.27% from 7.71M shares previously. With 675,300 avg volume, 13 days are for Intrepid Potash Incorporated (NYSE:IPI)’s short sellers to cover IPI’s short positions. The SI to Intrepid Potash Incorporated’s float is 16.47%. The stock decreased 2.01% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $3.41. About 493,051 shares traded. Intrepid Potash, Inc. (NYSE:IPI) has risen 84.68% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 67.98% the S&P500.

Numis currently has a GBX 285.00 TP on the 1.10 billion GBP market cap company or 9.07% upside potential. In analysts note issued to clients and investors on 14 February, Senior PLC (LON:SNR) stock had its “Hold” Rating reconfirmed by research professionals at Numis.

Among 10 analysts covering Intrepid Potash Inc. (NYSE:IPI), 1 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 10% are positive. Intrepid Potash Inc. had 25 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Tuesday, November 24 report. The stock has “Sell” rating by UBS on Monday, August 7. Vertical Research downgraded the shares of IPI in report on Tuesday, November 24 to “Hold” rating. The stock of Intrepid Potash, Inc. (NYSE:IPI) has “Sector Perform” rating given on Tuesday, January 19 by Societe Generale. The firm earned “Underperform” rating on Wednesday, October 28 by CLSA. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 28 with “Sector Perform”. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Wednesday, October 14 by Cowen & Co. BMO Capital Markets maintained Intrepid Potash, Inc. (NYSE:IPI) on Thursday, August 3 with “Market Perform” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 21 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Tuesday, May 10, the company rating was upgraded by CLSA.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.21 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.30, from 1.51 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 18 investors sold Intrepid Potash, Inc. shares while 25 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 26 raised stakes. 59.66 million shares or 1.34% more from 58.87 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Boothbay Fund Mngmt Lc has invested 0.14% of its portfolio in Intrepid Potash, Inc. (NYSE:IPI). Morgan Stanley owns 0% invested in Intrepid Potash, Inc. (NYSE:IPI) for 679,011 shares. Pub Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado reported 0% stake. Sheffield Asset Management Limited Liability Com reported 2.05 million shares or 3.49% of all its holdings. Great Lakes Advisors Limited reported 1.30M shares. Virtu Lc reported 0% stake. Fairfax Ltd Can stated it has 5.94% of its portfolio in Intrepid Potash, Inc. (NYSE:IPI). Royal Bancorporation Of Canada holds 40,869 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Sanctuary Wealth Advsr Ltd Llc holds 2,189 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Voya Mgmt Llc accumulated 42,350 shares. Bancshares Of Mellon Corporation has 402,581 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Wallace Mgmt invested in 700,634 shares. Amer International Grp Inc stated it has 63,497 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mngmt stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Intrepid Potash, Inc. (NYSE:IPI). Connor Clark And Lunn Limited holds 0.03% or 1.28 million shares.

Intrepid Potash, Inc. produces and sells potash and langbeinite products in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $432.59 million. It operates in two divisions, Potash and Trio. It currently has negative earnings. The Potash segment offers muriate of potash or potassium chloride for use as a fertilizer input in the agricultural market; as a component in drilling and fracturing fluids for gas and oil wells, as well as an input to other industrial processes in the industrial market; and as a nutrient supplement in the animal feed market.

Senior plc designs, manufactures, and markets high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers in the aerospace, defense, land vehicle, and energy markets worldwide. The company has market cap of 1.10 billion GBP. The firm operates through two divisions, Aerospace and Flexonics. It has a 28.48 P/E ratio. The Aerospace division offers precision-machined airframe and system components and assemblies; high-pressure and low-pressure engineered ducting systems, engineered control bellows, and sensors; precision-machined and fabricated engine components; and fluid systems ducting and control products.

Among 18 analysts covering Senior PLC (LON:SNR), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Senior PLC has GBX 342 highest and GBX 165 lowest target. GBX 268.56’s average target is 2.50% above currents GBX 262 stock price. Senior PLC had 138 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 27 by Jefferies. The stock of Senior plc (LON:SNR) earned “Buy” rating by Investec on Monday, February 29. The firm has “Buy” rating by Investec given on Friday, March 11. The company was maintained on Friday, November 24 by Jefferies. Numis Securities maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 270 target in Friday, April 15 report. On Friday, October 13 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Outperform”. Liberum Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, October 2 report. Credit Suisse maintained Senior plc (LON:SNR) on Wednesday, November 25 with “Outperform” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Liberum Capital given on Tuesday, November 1. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Thursday, May 12.

Analysts await Senior plc (LON:SNR) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.28 earnings per share, down 9.68% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.31 per share. SNR’s profit will be $1.17 million for 233.93 P/E if the $0.28 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.28 actual earnings per share reported by Senior plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.11 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.26, from 1.37 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 18 investors sold Senior plc shares while 44 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 52.89 million shares or 4.97% more from 50.39 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Tekla Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability has invested 0.19% in Senior plc (LON:SNR). Tiaa Cref Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 0% or 215,961 shares. Daiwa Gru invested 0% in Senior plc (LON:SNR). First Tru Advisors Limited Partnership holds 0% of its portfolio in Senior plc (LON:SNR) for 90,775 shares. The Illinois-based Cna Fincl has invested 0.25% in Senior plc (LON:SNR). 778,795 were reported by Levin Cap Strategies L P. Teachers Insur & Annuity Association Of America stated it has 0.02% in Senior plc (LON:SNR). Pensionfund Dsm Netherlands accumulated 123,000 shares or 0.17% of the stock. Amp has invested 0% in Senior plc (LON:SNR). Royal Bancshares Of Canada reported 1.18M shares. Pacad Investment Limited invested in 6,900 shares. Winfield Assoc Inc invested in 16,013 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Qs Invsts Llc has 0% invested in Senior plc (LON:SNR). Sg Americas Lc reported 16,516 shares. Indexiq accumulated 97,924 shares.

The stock increased 1.08% or GBX 2.8 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 262. About 198,396 shares traded. Senior plc (LON:SNR) has 0.00% since February 14, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

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