Researchers at Canaccord Genuity Reiterated their “Buy” rating for Whitbread (LON:WTB). The Target Given is GBX 4500.00; Putnam Investments Has Boosted Its Mckesson (MCK) Position

April 16, 2018 - By Linda Rogers

McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) Logo

They currently have a GBX 4500.00 target on Whitbread (LON:WTB). Canaccord Genuity’s target would suggest a potential upside of 6.74% from the company’s stock close price. This was shown in an analyst note on 16 April.

Putnam Investments Llc increased Mckesson Corp (MCK) stake by 58.09% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Putnam Investments Llc acquired 327,216 shares as Mckesson Corp (MCK)’s stock declined 12.43%. The Putnam Investments Llc holds 890,524 shares with $138.88 million value, up from 563,308 last quarter. Mckesson Corp now has $29.48 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.76% or $1.09 during the last trading session, reaching $142.85. About 1.60 million shares traded. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has declined 6.57% since April 16, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.12% the S&P500.

Whitbread PLC operates hotels, restaurants, and coffee shops. The company has market cap of 7.76 billion GBP. The firm operates through two divisions, Premier Inn & Restaurants and Costa. It has a 16.45 P/E ratio. It operates approximately 760 hotels with 68,000 rooms in the United Kingdom, the Middle East, and Germany, as well as hotels under the Premier Inn brand name; hotels under the hub by Premier Inn brand name in the United Kingdom; and restaurants under the Brewers Fayre, Beefeater Grill, and Table Table brands.

Among 27 analysts covering Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB), 13 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Whitbread PLC has GBX 6000 highest and GBX 3200 lowest target. GBX 4412.21’s average target is 4.33% above currents GBX 4229 stock price. Whitbread PLC had 278 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Monday, October 12 by Goldman Sachs. The stock of Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) earned “Sell” rating by Panmure Gordon on Monday, October 12. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Wednesday, October 21. The company was downgraded on Monday, November 2 by Numis Securities. Barclays Capital maintained Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) on Wednesday, January 3 with “Equal Weight” rating. The rating was maintained by Panmure Gordon on Tuesday, April 26 with “Hold”. HSBC maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, February 5 report. As per Friday, September 11, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. The stock of Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 24 by Canaccord Genuity. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 26 by Numis Securities.

The stock increased 7.47% or GBX 294 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 4229. About 863,412 shares traded or 9.43% up from the average. Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) has 0.00% since April 16, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $10.61 million activity. $10.40 million worth of McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) shares were sold by HAMMERGREN JOHN H. 1,413 McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) shares with value of $211,071 were sold by Lampert Erin M.

Among 22 analysts covering McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. McKesson Corporation had 82 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 17 by Robert W. Baird. As per Friday, January 15, the company rating was maintained by Mizuho. The stock of McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, May 23 by JP Morgan. The stock of McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 16 by Needham. The firm has “Hold” rating by Leerink Swann given on Monday, April 24. The stock of McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) earned “Hold” rating by Needham on Tuesday, April 4. The rating was upgraded by Jefferies to “Buy” on Friday, July 28. The stock of McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) earned “Buy” rating by Needham on Wednesday, November 1. The rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy” on Monday, October 30. As per Friday, October 28, the company rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.09, from 0.88 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 73 investors sold MCK shares while 310 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 222 raised stakes. 177.79 million shares or 1.25% less from 180.04 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Thompson Management accumulated 37,817 shares. Raymond James Tru Na holds 12,339 shares or 0.13% of its portfolio. Great Lakes Ltd Liability Com has invested 1.36% of its portfolio in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK). Mackenzie Fin holds 361,301 shares. Qs Lc reported 10,978 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Stewart Patten invested in 3,500 shares or 0.1% of the stock. Stephens Ar holds 0.12% in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) or 20,227 shares. Guggenheim Lc holds 465,969 shares. Employees Retirement Of Texas accumulated 0.06% or 31,400 shares. Moreover, Axon Cap Ltd Partnership has 8.86% invested in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) for 46,912 shares. Acropolis Lc has 0.07% invested in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) for 3,102 shares. Malaga Cove Cap Ltd invested in 0.3% or 3,408 shares. Hightower Limited Liability reported 37,080 shares. Eii Management has 0% invested in McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) for 19,600 shares. Chicago Equity Prns Ltd holds 50,490 shares.

Putnam Investments Llc decreased Cable One Inc stake by 3,271 shares to 2,715 valued at $1.91M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK) stake by 16,500 shares and now owns 96,685 shares. Pultegroup Inc (NYSE:PHM) was reduced too.

McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) Institutional Positions Chart

- Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

By

Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter:


Recent Posts

>