Capital Growth Management LP Has Cut By $1.08 Million Its Weight Watchers Intl (WTW) Position; Schnitzer Steel Industries (SCHN) Sentiment Is 1.1

February 14, 2018 - By Darrin Black

Capital Growth Management Lp decreased Weight Watchers Intl Inc (WTW) stake by 33.33% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Capital Growth Management Lp sold 25,000 shares as Weight Watchers Intl Inc (WTW)’s stock rose 106.43%. The Capital Growth Management Lp holds 50,000 shares with $2.18M value, down from 75,000 last quarter. Weight Watchers Intl Inc now has $4.75 billion valuation. The stock increased 2.70% or $1.94 during the last trading session, reaching $73.63. About 580,898 shares traded. Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) has risen 100.08% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 83.38% the S&P500.

Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. recycles ferrous and nonferrous scrap metals; and makes finished steel products worldwide. The company has market cap of $916.43 million. It operates through two divisions, Auto and Metals Recycling and Steel Manufacturing Business (SMB). It has a 15.37 P/E ratio. The AMR segment buys, collects, processes, recycles, sells, and brokers scrap metals, as well as processes mixed and large pieces of scrap metal into smaller pieces by crushing, torching, shearing, shredding, and sorting.

Rutabaga Capital Management Llc Ma holds 4.09% of its portfolio in Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. for 681,916 shares. Orca Investment Management Llc owns 113,018 shares or 2.82% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Lesa Sroufe & Co has 2.79% invested in the company for 113,155 shares. The British Columbia – Canada-based Vertex One Asset Management Inc. has invested 2.18% in the stock. Heartland Advisors Inc, a Wisconsin-based fund reported 692,251 shares.

The stock increased 1.61% or $0.551 during the last trading session, reaching $34.751. About 102,270 shares traded. Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. (SCHN) has risen 21.74% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.04% the S&P500.

Analysts await Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.29 EPS, up 52.63% or $0.10 from last year’s $0.19 per share. WTW’s profit will be $18.71M for 63.47 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.65 actual EPS reported by Weight Watchers International, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -55.38% negative EPS growth.

Among 7 analysts covering Weight Watchers International (NYSE:WTW), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Weight Watchers International had 21 analyst reports since August 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, May 24 by Sidoti. Morgan Stanley downgraded the shares of WTW in report on Friday, December 16 to “Underweight” rating. As per Tuesday, September 15, the company rating was upgraded by Craig Hallum. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, January 19 by Craig Hallum. Craig Hallum maintained Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) rating on Tuesday, February 6. Craig Hallum has “Buy” rating and $70.0 target. The stock of Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) earned “Hold” rating by Vetr on Tuesday, August 11. The stock of Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) earned “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, February 26. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to “Equal-Weight” on Tuesday, October 20. The firm has “Equal Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Wednesday, August 19. Zacks upgraded it to “Hold” rating and $6.75 target in Saturday, August 8 report.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.15, from 1.15 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 20 investors sold WTW shares while 54 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. 55.46 million shares or 1.64% less from 56.39 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Walleye Trading Limited Com reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW). Horizon Kinetics Lc reported 9,160 shares. Jefferies Grp Inc Lc owns 5,847 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Invesco reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW). Barclays Public Ltd Liability Corp owns 68,086 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Metropolitan Life Ins Com holds 19,154 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Goldman Sachs Inc invested in 0% or 363,334 shares. The Maryland-based Price T Rowe Assoc Md has invested 0% in Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW). Tower Capital (Trc) invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW). Prelude Capital Mgmt Ltd accumulated 600 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) holds 0.01% in Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW) or 328 shares. Mckinley Cap Management Lc Delaware holds 35,280 shares. Lpl Ltd Liability Com holds 0.01% or 42,514 shares in its portfolio. Aqr Ltd has 0% invested in Weight Watchers International, Inc. (NYSE:WTW). Symmetry Peak Mgmt Ltd Com accumulated 5,000 shares.

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