The Insider Joe Raver Paid for 1585 shares of Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (AIT); CoStar Group, Inc. (CSGP) Covered By 10 Bulls

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CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) Ratings Coverage

Among 12 analysts covering CoStar Group (NASDAQ:CSGP), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. CoStar Group had 22 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, October 26 by SunTrust. The rating was initiated by Citigroup with “Buy” on Tuesday, December 20. The stock has “Sell” rating by J.P. Morgan on Tuesday, December 12. As per Tuesday, April 24, the company rating was maintained by JMP Securities. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, October 26 by Needham. The stock of CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 24 by Stephens. JP Morgan maintained CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) rating on Tuesday, April 24. JP Morgan has “Underweight” rating and $353 target. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Buy” on Thursday, October 5. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 18 by Wells Fargo. The rating was downgraded by Zacks to “Hold” on Wednesday, August 12. See CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) latest ratings:

24/04/2018 Broker: JMP Securities Old Rating: Market Outperform New Rating: Market Outperform Old Target: $375 New Target: $380 Maintain
24/04/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Underweight New Rating: Underweight Old Target: $350 New Target: $353 Maintain
23/04/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $435.0000 Maintain
24/01/2018 Broker: Stephens Rating: Buy New Target: $395.0 Maintain
18/01/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Rating: Buy New Target: $400.0 Maintain
17/01/2018 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $350.0
12/12/2017 Broker: J.P. Morgan Rating: Sell New Target: $325.0 Downgrade
29/11/2017 Broker: Stephens Rating: Buy New Target: $350.0
08/11/2017 Broker: Goldman Sachs Rating: Buy New Target: $359 Initiates Coverage On

Among 4 analysts covering Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE:AIT), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Applied Industrial Technologies had 8 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, December 27 by Wellington Shields. On Monday, October 26 the stock rating was downgraded by BB&T Capital to “Hold”. On Friday, September 15 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Hold”. The stock of Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT) has “Sector Weight” rating given on Tuesday, July 21 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by Avondale on Monday, March 21. Longbow upgraded the shares of AIT in report on Wednesday, August 12 to “Underperform” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, October 16 by KeyBanc Capital Markets.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.18 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.03, from 1.21 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 19 investors sold Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. shares while 70 reduced holdings. 37 funds opened positions while 68 raised stakes. 31.81 million shares or 1.73% less from 32.37 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd has 0.1% invested in Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT) for 5,771 shares. Jpmorgan Chase And reported 1.94 million shares. Point72 Asset Mngmt L P accumulated 0% or 5,100 shares. James Investment Research holds 27,300 shares. Gotham Asset Mngmt Limited reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT). Piedmont Advsr Ltd Llc has invested 0.01% in Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT). State Teachers Retirement Systems has 0.02% invested in Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT). North Carolina-based First Personal Svcs has invested 0% in Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT). Segall Bryant And Hamill Llc invested in 69,246 shares. Royal Bancshares Of Canada, Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 596,454 shares. Wedge Mngmt L Limited Partnership Nc stated it has 11,019 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Delta Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 4,605 shares. Verity Asset Mgmt Inc invested in 0.16% or 2,787 shares. Blackrock holds 0.02% or 6.06M shares. Systematic Mngmt L P reported 0.03% in Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT).

Since February 2, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $1.42 million activity. BAUER FRED D also sold $375,000 worth of Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT) on Friday, February 2. The insider HILTZ L THOMAS sold $252,248. On Friday, February 2 the insider KELLY GREEN EDITH sold $511,404. BARLETT TODD A had sold 3,800 shares worth $285,000.

Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. distributes industrial products in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. The company has market cap of $2.49 billion. The firm offers its products for maintenance, repair, and operational, as well as original equipment manufacturing customers. It has a 17.22 P/E ratio. It operates in two divisions, Service Center-Based Distribution and Fluid Power Businesses.

The stock increased 0.70% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $64.4. About 304,769 shares traded or 31.97% up from the average. Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:AIT) has risen 19.34% since May 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.79% the S&P500.

A calculated and judicious transaction was made by the director of Applied Industrial Technologies Inc, Mr. Joe Raver, 2 days ago, when he obtained 1,585 shares, amounting to $100,172 US Dollars, estimated based on $63.2 for every share. The trade, dated 01-05-2018, is recorded on a Form 4 filed with the Washington-based Security and Exchange Commission and is freely accessible here. Currently, he owns a total of 3,982 shares or 0.01% of Applied Industrial Technologies Inc’s market capitalization (total value of the shares outstanding).

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.24 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.18, from 1.42 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 37 investors sold CoStar Group, Inc. shares while 92 reduced holdings. 50 funds opened positions while 110 raised stakes. 33.36 million shares or 0.58% less from 33.56 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Metropolitan Life Ins has 2,650 shares. Papp L Roy & has invested 0.25% in CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP). Cap Fund Management invested in 18,900 shares. Amundi Pioneer Asset Mgmt accumulated 119,788 shares. Blackrock Inc owns 1.79M shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Vanguard Group stated it has 3.03M shares. Oppenheimer Asset Management holds 0.16% or 22,847 shares in its portfolio. Tiaa Cref Mgmt Limited Company has 104,173 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Morgan Stanley holds 0% in CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) or 41,048 shares. Greenleaf Tru invested in 0% or 223 shares. Stephens Inv Mgmt Grp Inc Ltd Llc stated it has 249,376 shares or 1.69% of all its holdings. Rice Hall James & Assoc Ltd Com has invested 0.12% in CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP). Bares Capital owns 621,563 shares for 7.72% of their portfolio. Stifel Fin Corporation holds 36,487 shares. Bank & Trust Of Montreal Can reported 7,035 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

The stock increased 0.62% or $2.28 during the last trading session, reaching $368.94. About 161,326 shares traded. CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) has risen 72.55% since May 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 61.00% the S&P500.

Since February 27, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 6 selling transactions for $36.80 million activity. FLORANCE ANDREW C also sold $27.79 million worth of CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) on Tuesday, February 27. KLEIN MICHAEL R also sold $1.08M worth of CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP) on Thursday, March 22. 12,100 shares were sold by CARCHEDI FRANCIS, worth $4.31 million. Shares for $415,472 were sold by Hill John W. 1,250 shares valued at $442,113 were sold by Wheeler Scott T on Monday, March 5. On Friday, March 2 the insider Linnington Matthew sold $2.76M.

CoStar Group, Inc. provides information, analytics, and online marketplace to the commercial real estate industry in North America and internationally. The company has market cap of $13.43 billion. The firm offers CoStar Property Professional service that provides inventory of office, industrial, retail, and multifamily properties and land. It has a 100.8 P/E ratio. It also provides CoStar COMPS Professional, which covers comparable commercial real estate sales information; CoStar Tenant, an online business-to-business prospecting and analytical tool; CoStarGo, an iPad application; CoStar Market Analytics, an analytics platform; CoStar Lease Comps, an integrated solution that captures, manages, maintains, and analyzes lease data; CoStar Advertising to market a space for lease or a property for sale; and CoStar Portfolio Strategy to meet the research needs of commercial real estate owners, investors, lenders, and government regulators.

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