Duke Energy (DUK) At $77.96 Forms Bottom; 7 Bullish Analysts Covering Franco-Nevada (FNV)

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Among 17 analysts covering Franco-Nevada Corp (NYSE:FNV), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Franco-Nevada Corp had 36 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, May 11. The rating was downgraded by National Bank Canada to “Sector Perform” on Thursday, October 13. Deutsche Bank initiated the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, December 11 report. The company was upgraded on Thursday, January 14 by Barclays Capital. On Wednesday, January 20 the stock rating was initiated by JP Morgan with “Neutral”. The rating was maintained by TD Securities on Friday, December 1 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, November 15 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, October 6. The stock of Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Monday, March 14. As per Thursday, February 4, the company rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse. See Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV) latest ratings:

22/01/2018 Broker: Scotia Capital Rating: Hold New Target: $86.0 Maintain
01/12/2017 Broker: TD Securities Rating: Buy New Target: $96.0 Maintain
19/10/2017 Broker: TD Securities Rating: Buy New Target: $92.0 Maintain

Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) formed multiple bottom with $72.50 target or 7.00% below today’s $77.96 share price. Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) has $56.28B valuation. The stock increased 1.68% or $1.29 during the last trading session, reaching $77.96. About 2.40M shares traded. Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has declined 6.87% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.42% the S&P500.

The stock increased 0.62% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $71.48. About 674,544 shares traded. Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV) has risen 5.44% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.11% the S&P500.

Franco-Nevada Corporation operates as a gold-focused royalty and stream firm in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Peru, Chile, and Africa. The company has market cap of $12.78 billion. The firm also has interests in silver; platinum group metals, including palladium; other minerals, including base metals, iron ore, coal, and industrial and miscellaneous minerals; and gas and oil properties. It has a 67.43 P/E ratio. As of March 21, 2017, it had a portfolio of 259 mineral assets and 80 gas and oil assets.

Analysts await Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) to report earnings on May, 10 before the open. They expect $1.12 earnings per share, up 7.69% or $0.08 from last year’s $1.04 per share. DUK’s profit will be $808.51 million for 17.40 P/E if the $1.12 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.94 actual earnings per share reported by Duke Energy Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 19.15% EPS growth.

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