ASOS Plc (LON:ASC) Investors: Liberum Capital Reiterates Buy Rating, Sees GBX 8000.00/Share; Cedar Hill Associates Has Cut Apple Computer (AAPL) Holding By $1.04 Million


Investment analysts at Liberum Capital have GBX 8000.00 PT on ASOS Plc (LON:ASC). Liberum Capital’s PT means a potential upside of 28.68% from the company’s previous close. The rating was revealed in an analyst report on Wednesday, 11 April.

Cedar Hill Associates Llc decreased Apple Computer (AAPL) stake by 6.68% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Cedar Hill Associates Llc sold 6,158 shares as Apple Computer (AAPL)’s stock declined 3.81%. The Cedar Hill Associates Llc holds 86,083 shares with $14.57M value, down from 92,241 last quarter. Apple Computer now has $879.07B valuation. The stock increased 1.88% or $3.2 during the last trading session, reaching $173.25. About 26.27 million shares traded. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 19.49% since April 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.94% the S&P500.

ASOS Plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an online fashion retailer in the United Kingdom, the United States, Australia, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, and the Russian Federation. The company has market cap of 5.50 billion GBP. The firm offers a range of clothing products, including womenswear and menswear, footwear, and accessories, as well as jewelry and beauty collections. It has a 86.21 P/E ratio. It sells approximately 85,000 branded and own-labeled products primarily through its Website,, as well as through marketplace platforms, magazines, and social networking sites.

Among 24 analysts covering ASOS Plc (LON:ASC), 15 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. ASOS Plc has GBX 9500 highest and GBX 45 lowest target. GBX 6559.82’s average target is -0.67% below currents GBX 6604 stock price. ASOS Plc had 258 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Liberum Capital given on Tuesday, November 17. The rating was maintained by Shore Capital with “Buy” on Tuesday, October 17. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained ASOS Plc (LON:ASC) rating on Tuesday, January 17. Cantor Fitzgerald has “Hold” rating and GBX 5400 target. The stock has “Buy” rating by Peel Hunt on Friday, June 9. Goldman Sachs maintained the shares of ASC in report on Tuesday, June 28 with “Buy” rating. Peel Hunt maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, July 12 report. Barclays Capital maintained ASOS Plc (LON:ASC) rating on Tuesday, November 17. Barclays Capital has “Overweight” rating and GBX 4500 target. BNP Paribas maintained it with “Outperform” rating and GBX 6300 target in Friday, December 2 report. The stock of ASOS Plc (LON:ASC) earned “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, January 26. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, September 29 report.

The stock decreased 6.06% or GBX 426 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 6604. About 717,106 shares traded or 107.49% up from the average. ASOS Plc (LON:ASC) has 0.00% since April 11, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Analysts await ASOS Plc (LON:ASC) to report earnings on May, 2. They expect $-0.10 EPS, down 66.67% or $0.04 from last year’s $-0.06 per share. After $-0.12 actual EPS reported by ASOS Plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -16.67% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.73 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.03, from 0.7 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 50 investors sold AAPL shares while 1023 reduced holdings. 151 funds opened positions while 637 raised stakes. 2.98 billion shares or 0.18% more from 2.97 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 3,318 are owned by 10. Gardner Lewis Asset Mgmt Limited Partnership invested in 0.75% or 52,157 shares. Toth Fincl Advisory Corporation accumulated 21,271 shares or 0.85% of the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported 35.38 million shares stake. Bollard Group Incorporated Limited Co owns 26,418 shares. 101,550 are held by Hartwell J M Limited Partnership. Markel invested in 0.36% or 113,100 shares. Mason Street Advsrs Limited Company invested in 2.8% or 715,168 shares. Capstone Inv Advsr Llc holds 0.01% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) or 2,718 shares. Moreover, Kbc Gp Nv has 2.69% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 1.86 million shares. Nomura Asset Mngmt stated it has 3.11% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). 37,271 are owned by Accredited. Litman Gregory Asset Limited Liability Com stated it has 158 shares. Perkins Coie Tru has invested 2.23% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Boothbay Fund Ltd Co holds 0.11% or 4,481 shares in its portfolio.

Analysts await Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $2.71 earnings per share, up 29.05% or $0.61 from last year’s $2.1 per share. AAPL’s profit will be $13.75 billion for 15.98 P/E if the $2.71 EPS becomes a reality. After $3.89 actual earnings per share reported by Apple Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -30.33% negative EPS growth.

Among 53 analysts covering Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), 34 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Apple Inc. had 392 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) earned “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, July 15. The stock has “Hold” rating by Nomura on Tuesday, December 19. The stock of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) earned “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Friday, September 4. Wells Fargo upgraded the stock to “Market Perform” rating in Tuesday, August 25 report. The stock has “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, November 3. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $190.0 target in Friday, November 3 report. On Wednesday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. Brean Capital maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Wednesday, October 26 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, February 13 by Goldman Sachs. The stock of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, September 27 by Mizuho.

Since December 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 insider sales for $19.89 million activity. Riccio Daniel J. sold $2.94M worth of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Wednesday, April 4. SCHILLER PHILIP W sold $11.56 million worth of stock or 69,491 shares.

Cedar Hill Associates Llc increased Ishares Core Msci Emerg Mkt Et (IEMG) stake by 28,654 shares to 270,601 valued at $15.40 million in 2017Q4. It also upped S&P 500 Spdr (SPY) stake by 1,240 shares and now owns 22,519 shares. Ishares Tr (IBB) was raised too.

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