Booz Allen Hamilton Holding (BAH) Forms $46.70 Double Top; 14 Analysts Covering NIKE, Inc. (NKE)

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Among 19 analysts covering Nike (NYSE:NKE), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Nike had 22 analyst reports since August 2, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, September 26. The stock of NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, December 21 by Robert W. Baird. JP Morgan upgraded the shares of NKE in report on Friday, December 21 to “Overweight” rating. The rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, January 9 to “Neutral”. HSBC downgraded the shares of NKE in report on Wednesday, October 3 to “Hold” rating. The stock of NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) has “Overweight” rating given on Monday, August 20 by PiperJaffray. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, January 9 by HSBC. The rating was upgraded by Oppenheimer to “Outperform” on Thursday, October 18. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of NKE in report on Monday, September 24 with “Buy” rating. Pivotal Research upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $80 target in Friday, December 21 report. See NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) latest ratings:

10/01/2019 Broker: Needham Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy New Target: $85 Upgrade
09/01/2019 Broker: HSBC Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy Old Target: $92 New Target: $95 Upgrade
09/01/2019 Broker: Robert W. Baird Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Neutral Downgrade
21/12/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Old Rating: Market Perform New Rating: Market Perform Old Target: $82 New Target: $76 Maintain
21/12/2018 Broker: Robert W. Baird Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Outperform Old Target: $94 New Target: $87 Maintain
21/12/2018 Broker: UBS Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $77 New Target: $78 Maintain
21/12/2018 Broker: Pivotal Research Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy New Target: $80 Upgrade
21/12/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Overweight New Target: $85 Upgrade
18/10/2018 Broker: Oppenheimer Old Rating: Perform New Rating: Outperform Upgrade
03/10/2018 Broker: HSBC Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Hold Downgrade

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (BAH) formed double top with $49.04 target or 5.00% above today’s $46.70 share price. Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (BAH) has $6.65 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.10% or $0.96 during the last trading session, reaching $46.7. About 984,511 shares traded. Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) has risen 28.79% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.79% the S&P500. Some Historical BAH News: 27/03/2018 – U.S. EPA Awards Booz Allen a Spot on Competitive $115M ITS-BISS lll Contract Vehicle to Provide Information Management and Technology Solutions; 03/04/2018 – Booz Allen Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 26/04/2018 – BOOZ ALLEN HAMILTON – AIR FORCE MATERIEL COMMAND AWARDED CO SPOT ON $998 MLN INDEFINITE DELIVERY/INDEFINITE QUANTITY MULTIPLE-AWARD CONTRACT; 29/05/2018 – Booz Allen Hamilton Sees FY Rev Growth 6%-8%; 29/05/2018 – BOOZ ALLEN 4Q REV. $1.64B, EST. $1.68B; 23/03/2018 – BOOZ ALLEN HAMILTON HOLDING – SPACE AND NAVAL WARFARE SYSTEMS CENTER PACIFIC AWARDS CO 5 YEAR, $78M CUMULATIVE IDIQ CONTRACT TO PROVIDE C4l SOLUTIONS; 23/03/2018 – Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific Awards Booz Allen a Five-Year, $78M Cumulative IDIQ Contract to Provide C4I; 29/05/2018 – Booz Allen Hamilton 4Q Rev $1.64B; 29/05/2018 – Booz Allen Hamilton 4Q Adj EPS 52c; 29/05/2018 – BOOZ ALLEN 4Q ADJ EPS 52C, EST. 46C

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.65, from 1.63 in 2018Q2. It dropped, as 31 investors sold Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation shares while 101 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 71 raised stakes. 122.70 million shares or 1.81% less from 124.97 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Bessemer Group Inc owns 132 shares. Assetmark Inc owns 0% invested in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) for 242 shares. Jpmorgan Chase & owns 1.89M shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Illinois-based Northern Trust has invested 0.01% in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH). Amp Capital Investors Limited holds 259,871 shares. Loomis Sayles L P has invested 0.03% in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH). Nomura stated it has 8,098 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Fort Lp holds 0.18% of its portfolio in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) for 16,534 shares. Parametric Portfolio Associates Ltd Llc reported 0.04% stake. Bluecrest Capital Mngmt Ltd holds 0.01% or 5,738 shares in its portfolio. Renaissance Lc reported 277,195 shares. Citadel Advisors Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 817,138 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Cambiar Investors Lc holds 0.1% or 107,158 shares in its portfolio. Greenleaf Trust has 4,908 shares. Ny State Common Retirement Fund holds 484,484 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio.

Analysts await Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) to report earnings on February, 1 before the open. They expect $0.57 EPS, up 18.75% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.48 per share. BAH’s profit will be $81.13M for 20.48 P/E if the $0.57 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.68 actual EPS reported by Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -16.18% negative EPS growth.

Since August 21, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $2.91 million activity. 30,000 shares were sold by SHRADER RALPH W, worth $1.53 million. 20,000 Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) shares with value of $1.03 million were sold by ANDERSON KRISTINE. McClain Gretchen W sold 7,000 shares worth $351,012.

Among 4 analysts covering Booz Allen Hamilton Hldg (NYSE:BAH), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Booz Allen Hamilton Hldg had 4 analyst reports since July 31, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup given on Tuesday, October 30. As per Tuesday, July 31, the company rating was upgraded by Raymond James. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform” on Tuesday, October 30. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Wells Fargo given on Tuesday, October 30.

More notable recent NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Nike, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) – Nike’s North American Sales Have Been Rebounding, But Now Analysts Are Concerned About International – Benzinga” on December 18, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “A Closer Look At Nike – Seeking Alpha” published on January 03, 2019, 247Wallst.com published: “Why Nike Is Friday’s Big Earnings Winner – 24/7 Wall St.” on December 21, 2018. More interesting news about NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “Wedbush: Nike (NYSE:NKE) Has Upside Potential Heading Into 2019 – Benzinga” published on December 14, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Dueling ratings on Nike – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: January 09, 2019.

The stock decreased 0.50% or $0.38 during the last trading session, reaching $76.04. About 10.69 million shares traded or 34.81% up from the average. NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) has risen 19.65% since January 12, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.65% the S&P500. Some Historical NKE News: 15/03/2018 – NIKE INC – HILL WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MARKETING, GEOGRAPHIES, NIKE DIRECT AND GLOBAL SALES; 09/04/2018 – NIKE, Inc. Acquires Computer Vision Leader lnvertex; 21/03/2018 – Nike Says It `Acted Swiftly’ After It Heard of Behavioral Issues; 04/05/2018 – Nike CEO apologizes to employees for workplace culture after months of turmoil; 22/03/2018 – BILL ACKMAN’S PERSHING SQUARE CASHES OUT OF NIKE STAKE AFTER 32% GAIN, LIKELY MAKING ABOUT $100 MLN – CNBC , CITING DOW JONES; 15/03/2018 – Nike Investigates Workplace Complaints, Says No. 2 Executive Resigns–Update; 03/05/2018 – Nike CEO Apologizes for Corporate Culture That Excluded Some Staff; 22/03/2018 – NIKE INC SAYS “BECAME AWARE OF SOME BEHAVIORAL ISSUES THAT ARE INCONSISTENT WITH NIKE’S VALUES OF INCLUSIVITY, RESPECT AND EMPOWERMENT” – CONF. CALL; 22/03/2018 – NIKE INC SAYS ZODIAC WILL PRIMARY FOCUS ON NIKEPLUS MEMBERS; 22/03/2018 – Ackman Nets $100 Million of Profit From Sale of Nike Stake

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.01, from 0.83 in 2018Q2. It dived, as 48 investors sold NIKE, Inc. shares while 496 reduced holdings. 126 funds opened positions while 322 raised stakes. 969.47 million shares or 1.35% less from 982.71 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Moreover, Bsw Wealth Prtn has 0.08% invested in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) for 2,538 shares. Greystone Invest Mngmt Ltd Liability Com stated it has 45,171 shares. Bkd Wealth Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.05% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Rathbone Brothers Pcl owns 0.25% invested in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) for 86,068 shares. Violich Management Inc holds 1.93% or 99,917 shares. At Natl Bank holds 0.03% or 2,831 shares. Proshare Advsr Ltd Llc stated it has 246,691 shares. Massachusetts-based Rhumbline Advisers has invested 0.36% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). The Wisconsin-based Madison Invest Holdings has invested 0.01% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). First Manhattan invested 0.07% of its portfolio in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt System stated it has 0.13% of its portfolio in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Wills invested in 1.6% or 28,597 shares. Omers Administration owns 1.36M shares. D E Shaw Communications has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). The California-based Montecito Bancorporation Trust has invested 0.14% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE).

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