Avery Dennison (AVY) Investors: KeyBanc Reaffirms “Hold” Rating; UPM KYMMENE ORDINARY SHARES (UPMKF) SI Decreased By 12.03%

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Avery Dennison Corp (NYSE:AVY) stock “Hold” was maintained by KeyBanc in an analyst note sent to clients and investors on Wednesday, 25 April.

UPM KYMMENE CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:UPMKF) had a decrease of 12.03% in short interest. UPMKF’s SI was 3.18 million shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 12.03% from 3.62 million shares previously. With 400 avg volume, 7958 days are for UPM KYMMENE CORP ORDINARY SHARES (OTCMKTS:UPMKF)’s short sellers to cover UPMKF’s short positions. The SI to UPM KYMMENE CORP ORDINARY SHARES’s float is 0.6%. It closed at $35.565422 lastly. It is down 0.00% since April 26, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

The stock increased 1.20% or $1.27 during the last trading session, reaching $106.67. About 1.32 million shares traded or 67.95% up from the average. Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE:AVY) has risen 31.20% since April 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.65% the S&P500.

Among 11 analysts covering Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. Avery Dennison has $140 highest and $66 lowest target. $119.56’s average target is 12.08% above currents $106.67 stock price. Avery Dennison had 38 analyst reports since October 15, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, February 1, the company rating was downgraded by JP Morgan. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, October 10 report. Citigroup maintained the shares of AVY in report on Thursday, April 5 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, October 26 by J.P. Morgan. JP Morgan upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Thursday, October 27 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Citigroup given on Friday, January 6. The rating was upgraded by J.P. Morgan on Monday, February 12 to “Hold”. JP Morgan upgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Monday, February 12 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 10 by Robert W. Baird. Bank of America upgraded the shares of AVY in report on Tuesday, June 20 to “Buy” rating.

Since October 27, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 insider sales for $16.36 million activity. 6,026 shares were sold by SCARBOROUGH DEAN A, worth $639,419. Anderson Anthony had sold 2,770 shares worth $325,466 on Wednesday, February 14. 2,000 Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE:AVY) shares with value of $229,510 were sold by BARKER PETER K. Shares for $1.76 million were sold by Miller Susan C. 7,500 shares were sold by Butier Mitchell R, worth $889,275. Hill Anne sold $2.50 million worth of stock.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.13, from 0.92 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 25 investors sold Avery Dennison Corporation shares while 180 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 137 raised stakes. 69.57 million shares or 0.73% less from 70.08 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 9,566 were accumulated by Mckinley Capital Management Limited Liability Corporation Delaware. Magnetar Limited Liability Company has invested 0.08% in Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE:AVY). Patten Gru Inc holds 115 shares. Bahl & Gaynor has 3,900 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Alliancebernstein Lp stated it has 267,853 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Johnson Inv Counsel invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE:AVY). Bb&T Secs Ltd Llc stated it has 7,373 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. 15,000 are owned by Virginia Retirement Et Al. 251,211 are owned by First Tru Advisors Ltd Partnership. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt holds 0.01% or 7,906 shares. World Asset Mgmt accumulated 8,197 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Ftb Advsr reported 0% in Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE:AVY). Engineers Gate Manager L P invested in 0.49% or 62,120 shares. Nomura Holdings holds 0% of its portfolio in Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE:AVY) for 5,720 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested in 0.02% or 19,442 shares.

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