Graco (GGG) to pay $0.16 on May 1, 2019; Olin (OLN) Has 1.21 Sentiment

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Olin Corp (OLN) investors sentiment decreased to 1.21 in 2018 Q4. It’s down -0.06, from 1.27 in 2018Q3. The ratio has worsened, as 131 funds increased and started new positions, while 108 reduced and sold positions in Olin Corp. The funds in our database now own: 140.33 million shares, down from 142.57 million shares in 2018Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Olin Corp in top ten positions was flat from 3 to 3 for the same number . Sold All: 35 Reduced: 73 Increased: 81 New Position: 50.

Graco Inc (NYSE:GGG) is expected to pay $0.16 on May 1, 2019. (NYSE:GGG) shareholders before Apr 12, 2019 will receive the $0.16 dividend. Graco Inc’s current price of $47.94 translates into 0.33% yield. Graco Inc’s dividend has Apr 15, 2019 as record date. Feb 15, 2019 is the announcement. The stock decreased 0.62% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $47.94. About 604,475 shares traded. Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) has risen 8.68% since March 15, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.31% the S&P500. Some Historical GGG News: 24/04/2018 – Graco Supply Company Announces Appointment of Jason Caldwell as President and CEO; 16/05/2018 – DEEP ECO: Graco May Face Pressure, U.S. Machinery Down in April; 25/04/2018 – GRACO 1Q ADJ EPS 48C, EST. 41C; 28/03/2018 – Graco Launches Rugged EM Series Electronic Meters; 25/04/2018 – GRACO INC – QTRLY NET SALES OF $406.3 MLN VS $340.6 MLN; 25/04/2018 – Graco: Raising Full-Year 2018 Outlook to Mid- To High Single-Digit Organic Sales Growth; 25/04/2018 – Graco 1Q Net $85.5M; 21/04/2018 – DJ Graco Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (GGG); 25/04/2018 – GRACO INC QTRLY ADJ SHR $0.48; 27/03/2018 – Graco Unveils Powerful Electric Fireproofing Pump

Olin Corporation manufactures and distributes chemical products in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $3.85 billion. It operates through three divisions: Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls; Epoxy; and Winchester. It has a 11.98 P/E ratio. The Chlor Alkali Products and Vinyls segment offers chlorine and caustic soda, ethylene dichloride and vinyl chloride monomers, methyl chloride, methylene chloride, chloroform, carbon tetrachloride, perchloroethylene, trichloroethylene and vinylidene chloride, hydrochloric acid, hydrogen, bleach products, and potassium hydroxide.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 3 insider purchases, and 0 selling transactions for $970,270 activity.

More recent Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN) news were published by: Gurufocus.com which released: “Recent Analysis Shows Altria Group, Puma Biotechnology, Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, PTC, Aptiv, and Olin Market Influences — Renewed Outlook, Key Drivers of Growth – GuruFocus.com” on March 04, 2019. Also Investorplace.com published the news titled: “5 Growthy Stocks Trading Below 15X Earnings – Investorplace.com” on February 15, 2019. Streetinsider.com‘s news article titled: “Viking Global’s 13F Shows New Stakes in Adobe (ADBE), American Airlines (AAL), Boeing (BA), Zillow (ZG), Increase in Alibaba (BABA) (More…) – StreetInsider.com” with publication date: February 14, 2019 was also an interesting one.

The stock decreased 2.42% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $23.37. About 1.19 million shares traded. Olin Corporation (OLN) has declined 22.06% since March 15, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.43% the S&P500. Some Historical OLN News: 25/04/2018 – OLIN REPORTS NEW LEAD DIRECTOR; 08/05/2018 – Olin Conference Set By Tudor Pickering & Co for May. 15-16; 30/04/2018 – Olin Presenting at KeyCorp Conference May 30; 23/04/2018 – Olin Presenting at UBS Mini Conference May 21; 10/04/2018 – Olin Corporation First Quarter Earnings Conference Call Announcement; 01/05/2018 – Olin Corp Announces a $500 M Shr Buyback Authorization; 26/04/2018 – Olin Declares 366th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend; 21/04/2018 – DJ Olin Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (OLN); 20/04/2018 – Olin at Goldman Sachs Basic Materials Conference May 15; 22/05/2018 – REG-Aktia Bank plc: Managers’ transactions — Sam Olin- as part of the share-based incentive scheme

Proxima Capital Management Llc holds 8% of its portfolio in Olin Corporation for 420,000 shares. Beaconlight Capital Llc owns 933,430 shares or 6.5% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Kensico Capital Management Corp has 3.63% invested in the company for 8.29 million shares. The Wisconsin-based Broadview Advisors Llc has invested 1.44% in the stock. Oarsman Capital Inc., a Wisconsin-based fund reported 125,946 shares.

Analysts await Olin Corporation (NYSE:OLN) to report earnings on May, 7. They expect $0.32 earnings per share, up 113.33% or $0.17 from last year’s $0.15 per share. OLN’s profit will be $52.76M for 18.26 P/E if the $0.32 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.32 actual earnings per share reported by Olin Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.21, from 1.08 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 45 investors sold Graco Inc. shares while 117 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 101 raised stakes. 137.57 million shares or 1.35% more from 135.74 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Raymond James Advsrs Incorporated, a Florida-based fund reported 25,418 shares. California-based Invsts has invested 0.01% in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG). California State Teachers Retirement System accumulated 0.02% or 260,768 shares. Vanguard Group Inc holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) for 16.97M shares. Nelson Van Denburg And Campbell Wealth Mngmt Gp Ltd Liability invested 0.11% of its portfolio in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG). Cambridge Invest holds 0.01% or 12,735 shares in its portfolio. Mariner Limited Liability Com holds 0.04% in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) or 53,372 shares. Whittier Trust has 0.12% invested in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) for 81,430 shares. Millennium Mngmt Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.02% in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG). Mondrian Inv Ltd holds 0.11% in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) or 69,386 shares. Proshare Ltd Liability holds 241,911 shares. Price T Rowe Incorporated Md has 8.35M shares. Signaturefd Lc holds 0.01% or 1,673 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Citigroup Inc has 0% invested in Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) for 28,007 shares. Hexavest stated it has 5,320 shares.

Graco Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, makes, and markets systems and equipment used to move, measure, control, dispense, and spray fluid and powder materials worldwide. The company has market cap of $7.94 billion. It operates through three divisions: Industrial, Process, and Contractor. It has a 24.34 P/E ratio. The Industrial segment offers proportioning systems that are used to spray polyurethane foam and polyurea coatings; vapor-abrasive blasting equipment; equipment that pumps, meters, mixes, and dispenses sealant, adhesive, and composite materials; and gel coat equipment, chop and wet-out systems, resin transfer molding systems, and applicators.

More news for Graco Inc. (NYSE:GGG) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Preparing For The End Of The Cycle (Part XII): Graco – Seeking Alpha” on February 19, 2019. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “Graco Launches Innovative New Airless Spraying Technologies – Business Wire” and published on February 28, 2019 is yet another important article.

Since February 5, 2019, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $319,157 activity. Wordell Angela F sold $109,076 worth of stock. Shares for $210,081 were sold by White Timothy R.

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