Soroban Capital Partners Lp acquired 2.49 million shares as Constellation Brands Inc (Call) (STZ)'s stock rose 13.40%. The institutional investor held 52,124 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $10.40 million, up from 32,227 at the end of the previous reported quarter.
According to Finviz reported data, The SMA20 of the stock is at -1.98 percent, SMA50 is -0.41 percent, while SMA200 is 10.89 percent. The company's market cap is $43.99 Billion, and the average volume is 1.5 Million.
Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 5th. It has outperformed by 0.50% the S&P500.
Eduardo Abush decreased its stake in Equinix Inc (EQIX) by 16.72% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Texas Permanent School Fund invested in 47,640 shares or 0.12% of the stock.
Several other institutional investors have also bought shares of the company. Welch Group Llc who had been investing in Pfizer Incorporated for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $217.80 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $21.55. About 1.09 million shares traded or 159.89% up from the average. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.15% the S&P500.More news: Vikings activate Sam Bradford to 53-man roster
Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 selling transactions for $24.74 million activity. (NYSE:STZ) shares with value of $10.47 million were sold by MULLIN THOMAS J. The insider Newlands William A sold $616,644. Hackett William F. had sold 12,517 shares worth $2.47 million.
Eminence Capital Lp, which manages about $10.55 billion and $6.18 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Mattel Inc (NASDAQ:MAT) by 615,000 shares to 2.24M shares, valued at $34.60 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in Q3 2017. The company has a current ratio of 1.40, a quick ratio of 0.69 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.01. It dropped, as 40 investors sold STZ shares while 242 reduced holdings. Navellier & Associates Inc raised its stake in Constellation Brands by 686.8% in the third quarter. The company reported $1.77 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.65 by $0.12.
Pzena Investment Management Llc increased Wal (WMT) stake by 1.31% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. 881.34 million shares or 0.46% more from 877.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The Btg Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd holds 123,640 shares with $24.66 million value, down from 135,477 last quarter. Hancock Com holds 130,496 shares or 0.46% of its portfolio. BMO Capital Markets upgraded the shares of WMT in report on Friday, May 19 to "Market Perform" rating. Nikko Asset Americas reported 700 shares. (NYSE:STZ). Jpmorgan Chase And stated it has 0.13% in Constellation Brands, Inc. Hutchens Investment Management Inc raised its position in Constellation Brands by 5.2% in the 4th quarter. Analysts, on average, seem bullish as they suggest STZ is worth $20.42 more, giving a target price of $239.47 a share. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.96 earnings per share. equities research analysts forecast that Constellation Brands, Inc. will post 8.44 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Constellation Brands Inc. was covered by a number of analysts recently, 6 rated the stock as Buy, 6 rated Hold, 0 rated sell and 0 gave an Underperform. Bnp Paribas Asset Management holds 0.34% of its portfolio in Constellation Brands, Inc.More news: Emmanuel Macron calls for UNESCO status for French baguette
Shares of Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ) opened at $219.05 on Friday. Moreover, Endurance Wealth Mgmt has 0% invested in Constellation Brands, Inc.
Past 5 years growth of STZ observed at 28.60%, and for the next five years the analysts that follow this company is expecting its growth at 16.82%. (NYSE:STZ) might see muted action given an ABR of 2.2 or Hold rating. Therefore 67% are positive. Hbk Sorce Advisory Ltd Llc has 1.54% invested in Constellation Brands, Inc. The rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs on Friday, June 30 with "Buy". (NYSE:STZ) on Thursday, April 6 with "Buy" rating. JP Morgan maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Friday, August 5 report. The company was maintained on Monday, August 15 by Wood. Citigroup maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Monday, October 9 report. On Monday, June 19 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Sell". Credit Suisse maintained Constellation Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:REIT) rating on Thursday, May 11. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of STZ in report on Thursday, August 27 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Cowen & Co given on Monday, November 23. Therefore 91% are positive. Deutsche Bank maintained Pfizer Inc. Canaccord Genuity has "Buy" rating and $525 target. The stock of Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:PFE) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Thursday, October 13. It offers beer primarily under the Corona Extra, Corona Light, Modelo Especial, Modelo Negra, and Pacifico brands; wine under the Black Box, Clos du Bois, Estancia, Franciscan Estate, Inniskillin, Kim Crawford, Mark West, Meiomi, Mount Veeder, Nobilo, Robert Mondavi, Ruffino, Saved, Simi, The Dreaming Tree, The Prisoner, Charles Smith, and Wild Horse brands; and sprits under the SVEDKA vodka, Black Velvet Canadian whisky, Casa Noble tequila, High West craft whisky brands. BMO Capital Markets maintained Pfizer Inc. Also, VP Thomas J. Mullin sold 18,227 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 8th. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Thursday, July 30 by FBR Capital. As per Tuesday, September 1, the company rating was upgraded by CLSA. It also increased its holding in Intercontinental Exchange In (NYSE:ICE) by 189,623 shares in the quarter, for a total of 5.41 million shares, and has risen its stake in Arris Intl Inc. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 16.6% on a year-over-year basis.
Investors sentiment increased to 2.94 in Q3 2017. The firm has a market cap of $42,651.23, a P/E ratio of 23.69, a P/E/G ratio of 1.35 and a beta of 0.08. 76 funds opened positions while 199 raised stakes. Fuller Thaler Asset Mgmt Inc invested 0.02% in Pfizer Inc.
Nisa Investment Advisors LLC reduced its stake in shares of Constellation Brands, Inc. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees holds 248,208 shares. Aqr Mgmt Llc holds 0.01% or 128,789 shares. 64,772 are owned by Walleye Trading Ltd Liability Co.More news: Trump Gives South Korea Space to Ease Tensions With the North