$0.78 EPS Expected for Veritiv (VRTV); Workspace Group plc (LON:WKP) Had 7 Bulls

February 12, 2018 - By Pete Kolinski

Among 11 analysts covering Workspace Group (LON:WKP), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Workspace Group had 120 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 6 by JP Morgan. The firm has “Buy” rating by Liberum Capital given on Thursday, December 17. Liberum Capital maintained the shares of WKP in report on Friday, October 7 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 27 by Jefferies. Peel Hunt maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 1050 target in Thursday, January 4 report. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Buy” on Friday, January 22. Peel Hunt maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 950 target in Friday, July 14 report. The stock of Workspace Group plc (LON:WKP) earned “Buy” rating by Liberum Capital on Wednesday, September 30. The stock of Workspace Group plc (LON:WKP) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, November 10 by Liberum Capital. JP Morgan maintained the shares of WKP in report on Monday, January 15 with “Overweight” rating. See Workspace Group plc (LON:WKP) latest ratings:

22/01/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 1050.00 New Target: GBX 1050.00 Maintain
19/01/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 1100.00 New Target: GBX 1100.00 Maintain
19/01/2018 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Add New Target: GBX 1096.00 Maintain
18/01/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 1100.00 New Target: GBX 1100.00 Maintain
15/01/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 1100.00 New Target: GBX 1100.00 Maintain
08/01/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 1050.00 New Target: GBX 1100.00 Maintain
04/01/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 1050.00 New Target: GBX 1050.00 Maintain
22/12/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 875.00 New Target: GBX 925.00 Reiteration
15/12/2017 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Add Old Target: GBX 1012.00 New Target: GBX 1012.00 Maintain
05/12/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 1050.00 New Target: GBX 1050.00 Maintain

Analysts expect Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV) to report $0.78 EPS on March, 13.They anticipate $0.52 EPS change or 200.00% from last quarter’s $0.26 EPS. VRTV’s profit would be $12.25 million giving it 7.21 P/E if the $0.78 EPS is correct. After having $1.13 EPS previously, Veritiv Corporation’s analysts see -30.97% EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.88% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $22.5. About 29,892 shares traded. Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV) has risen 28.48% since February 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.78% the S&P500.

Among 6 analysts covering Veritiv Corp (NYSE:VRTV), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. Veritiv Corp had 15 analyst reports since November 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, November 8 by Vertical Research. The firm earned “Underweight” rating on Monday, August 7 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Friday, January 8. The stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Tuesday, November 21. The rating was downgraded by SunTrust on Wednesday, January 31 to “Hold”. Bank of America maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, November 8 report. SunTrust upgraded the shares of VRTV in report on Thursday, August 3 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, May 18 by Wells Fargo. On Wednesday, March 15 the stock rating was initiated by Wells Fargo with “Market Perform”. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Underweight” rating in Friday, November 10 report.

Veritiv Corporation operates as a business-to-business distributor of print, publishing, packaging, and facility solutions in the United States, Mexico, and Canada. The company has market cap of $353.25 million. It operates through four divisions: Print, Publishing & Print Management , Packaging, and Facility Solutions. It currently has negative earnings. The Print segment sells and distributes commercial printing, writing, copying, digital, wide format, and specialty paper products; and graphics consumables and equipment.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.07, from 1.1 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 25 investors sold Veritiv Corporation shares while 35 reduced holdings. 27 funds opened positions while 43 raised stakes. 13.79 million shares or 4.80% less from 14.48 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Riverhead Capital Ltd invested 0% in Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV). Tradewinds Capital Mgmt Lc, Washington-based fund reported 3 shares. Manchester Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company holds 49 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Toronto Dominion Retail Bank has 0% invested in Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV) for 30 shares. Nine Chapters Cap Management Llc invested in 7,000 shares. The Switzerland-based Credit Suisse Ag has invested 0% in Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV). Sei Investments accumulated 11 shares or 0% of the stock. Moreover, Metropolitan Life Com has 0% invested in Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV). Baupost Group Lc Ma holds 1.24% of its portfolio in Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV) for 3.05M shares. Voya Investment Mgmt Llc reported 14,618 shares. Bridgeway Mngmt holds 91,333 shares. Moreover, Wealthcare Ltd Liability Company has 0% invested in Veritiv Corporation (NYSE:VRTV). Envestnet Asset Management owns 104 shares. Us Bancshares De holds 0% or 68 shares. D Scott Neal holds 0% or 1 shares in its portfolio.

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