Douglas Lebda, LendingTree, Inc. (TREE)’s insider Sold 14,750 Shares; EQUATORIAL ENERGIA S.A. SPONSORED ADR B (EQUEY) Sellers Increased By 753.85% Their Shorts

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EQUATORIAL ENERGIA S.A. SPONSORED ADR B (OTCMKTS:EQUEY) had an increase of 753.85% in short interest. EQUEY’s SI was 11,100 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 753.85% from 1,300 shares previously. With 6,700 avg volume, 2 days are for EQUATORIAL ENERGIA S.A. SPONSORED ADR B (OTCMKTS:EQUEY)’s short sellers to cover EQUEY’s short positions. The SI to EQUATORIAL ENERGIA S.A. SPONSORED ADR B’s float is 0.01%. It closed at $21.65 lastly. It is down 0.00% since April 4, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Equatorial Energia S.A., through its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Brazil. The company has market cap of $4.34 billion. It primarily distributes electric energy in the 217 municipalities of Maranhão state with a concession area of approximately 333,000 square kilometers serving approximately 2.4 million clients. It has a 14.26 P/E ratio. The firm also distributes electric in a concession area covering 1,248 square kilometers serving approximately 2.2 million clients in 144 municipalities of Pará state.

Analysts await LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.75 earnings per share, down 21.88% or $0.21 from last year’s $0.96 per share. TREE’s profit will be $9.18 million for 108.31 P/E if the $0.75 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.52 actual earnings per share reported by LendingTree, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 44.23% EPS growth.

Since October 11, 2017, it had 2 buys, and 19 sales for $49.04 million activity. 4,000 shares valued at $890,566 were sold by LEBDA DOUGLAS R on Wednesday, October 25. 37,432 shares were sold by Dalporto Gabriel, worth $13.13M on Wednesday, March 7. OZONIAN STEVEN sold $99,360 worth of stock. The insider Salvage Neil sold $400,620. Shumate Carla had sold 4,800 shares worth $1.65M on Tuesday, February 6. Another trade for 1,500 shares valued at $502,395 was made by THOMPSON G KENNEDY on Friday, February 23. 500 LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE) shares with value of $178,775 were sold by HORAN PETER.

LendingTree, Inc., through its subsidiary, LendingTree, LLC, operates an online loan marketplace for clients seeking loans and other credit offerings in the United States. The company has market cap of $3.98 billion. The firm offers tools and resources, including free credit scores that facilitate comparison shopping for these loans and other credit offerings. It has a 285.27 P/E ratio. The Company’s mortgage products comprise purchase and refinance products.

Among 16 analysts covering LendingTree (NASDAQ:TREE), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. LendingTree has $425.0 highest and $100 lowest target. $282.93’s average target is -12.92% below currents $324.92 stock price. LendingTree had 45 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets initiated LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE) on Monday, November 9 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was maintained by Mizuho on Friday, September 16 with “Buy”. The stock of LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE) earned “Buy” rating by Northland Capital on Thursday, February 22. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 4 by Needham. The company was maintained on Monday, December 18 by Stephens. On Monday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by BWS Financial with “Buy”. The stock of LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 24 by Northland Capital. The stock has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, February 24. As per Monday, January 22, the company rating was maintained by Bank of America. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, February 8 by Oppenheimer.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.23 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.07, from 1.3 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 18 investors sold LendingTree, Inc. shares while 70 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 64 raised stakes. 9.13 million shares or 8.84% more from 8.39 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Amalgamated Bancorp owns 942 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Credit Suisse Ag invested in 12,512 shares or 0% of the stock. Eulav Asset Mngmt accumulated 0.43% or 27,000 shares. Stevens Capital Mngmt Limited Partnership reported 0.01% stake. Dimensional Fund Limited Partnership invested in 312,738 shares or 0.04% of the stock. United Automobile Association holds 17,545 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Denver Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 2,309 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. Credit Agricole S A holds 0.19% or 8,328 shares. Horizon Kinetics Limited Liability Corporation reported 8,233 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. Suntrust Banks Inc owns 0.01% invested in LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE) for 5,721 shares. Renaissance Gp Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE). Kornitzer Management Ks has invested 0.02% in LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE). Riverhead Cap Ltd Llc owns 600 shares. Barclays Public Ltd Com holds 29,039 shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement invested in 3,200 shares.

It was exposed in an electronic report that’s filled with the (SEC) that Douglas Lebda, who works for Lendingtree Inc, and is the Chairman & CEO completed an insider trade on 04-04-2018. Douglas sold 14,750 shares of the corporation based on an average weighted cost of $324.6 USD per every share. As published in the report freely available here, the total amount of the trade was $4,787,210 USD. The chance of this stocks unloading staying hidden is very low because it’s significant, with the Chairman & CEO now having ownership of 1.57 million shares — that is 12.81% of the Company’s market cap.

The stock decreased 0.31% or $1.03 during the last trading session, reaching $324.92. About 94,060 shares traded. LendingTree, Inc. (NASDAQ:TREE) has risen 190.64% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 179.09% the S&P500.

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