Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Analysts See $0.48 EPS

Lloyd Doyle
January 9, 2018

Ibis Capital Partners Llp sold 76,692 shares as the company's stock rose 3.16% with the market. The stock increased 0.28% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $39.8. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas, Texas-based fund reported 4.14M shares.

Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. It has outperformed by 12.26% the S&P500.

Dock Street Asset Management Inc increased its stake in Priceline.Com (PCLN) by 3.81% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Moreover, Aqr Capital Management Ltd Liability Company has 0.86% invested in eBay Inc.

Capital Planning Advisors Llc, which manages about $180.00M and $255.23 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Pfizer Inc (NYSE:PFE) by 37,686 shares to 77,190 shares, valued at $2.76M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Lakewood Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Comcast Corp New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $191.81 billion market cap company. Aviva Public Limited Com owns 3.34 million shares. Signaturefd LLC increased its stake in shares of Comcast Corporation by 7.4% in the second quarter. It has underperformed by 35.31% the S&P500. This represents a $0.63 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.55%. Huber Marie Oh had sold 72,417 shares worth $2.72 million on Monday, October 23.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.73 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.20, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. First Bank & Trust lifted its stake in shares of Comcast by 84.9% in the 2nd quarter. 17 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. Virtu Financial Limited holds 17,563 shares. Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of Comcast during the 2nd quarter valued at $165,000. The cable giant reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.49 by $0.03. Qs Investors Ltd Co has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS). Sunbelt holds 0.39% or 9,618 shares in its portfolio. Crow Point Prns Ltd has 450,200 shares for 2.73% of their portfolio. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 82.13% of the company's stock. 224.48 million shares or 0.88% less from 226.47 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Cohen Capital Mgmt stated it has 0.22% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Cornercap Inv Counsel stated it has 64,684 shares. The stock of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, August 19 by Moffett Nathanson. Therefore 80% are positive. The rating was maintained by Monness Crespi & Hardt on Tuesday, October 18 with "Buy".

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 24th. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of PBA in report on Monday, November 9 with "Outperform" rating. As per Wednesday, July 20, the company rating was upgraded by Argus Research. On Tuesday, October 31 the stock rating was maintained by Loop Capital with "Hold". (NASDAQ:EBAY) on Monday, June 12 to "Buy" rating. Cna Fincl owns 127,800 shares for 1.24% of their portfolio. It also increased its holding in Brown & Brown Inc (NYSE:BRO) by 272,355 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.06 million shares, and has risen its stake in Msa Safety Inc (NYSE:MSA).


Investors sentiment decreased to 1.03 in 2017 Q3. The company has a quick ratio of 0.74, a current ratio of 0.74 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.06. This nets out to an increase of 38.45 million shares and is a bullish sign for CMCSA. Clear Perspective Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Comcast by 100.1% during the 2nd quarter. Loews Corporation has 7,000 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Invest Ser Wi reported 22,931 shares or 3.06% of all its holdings. Point72 Asset Mgmt Limited Partnership has 0.3% invested in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). The hedge fund held 46,785 shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.80 million, up from 32,995 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Inr Advisory Ser Ltd Co accumulated 584 shares. Senator Investment Grp Incorporated Lp accumulated 1.22% or 2.37M shares.

Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) traded up $0.37 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $40.85.

Comcast Corporation is a media and technology company. Intact Invest Inc holds 10,900 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Clearbridge Lc has invested 3.49% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Schwab Charles Mgmt invested 0.03% in Gentex Corporation (NASDAQ:GNTX). Paragon Capital Management Ltd accumulated 96,652 shares. Comcast accounts for 1.0% of Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd's portfolio, making the stock its 26th largest position. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 71,664 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,858,676.96. 146,084 are held by Ftb Advsrs.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $23.18 million activity. BACON KENNETH J had sold 2,232 shares worth $83,175 on Friday, September 15. BLOCK ARTHUR R sold $156,931 worth of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) on Thursday, September 28. Also, Chairman Brian L. Roberts sold 583,835 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 14th. Deutsche Bank AG raised Comcast Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and raised their price target for the stock from $68.00 to $88.00 in a report on Friday, January 13th. Therefore 83% are positive. Comcast Corporation had 67 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Finally, Robert W. Baird reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $43.00 price objective on shares of Comcast in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with "Buy" on Monday, August 14. Nomura initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, December 8 report. On Thursday, February 4 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform". Susquehanna has "Neutral" rating and $21 target. They issued a "buy" rating and a $48.00 price objective for the company. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Monday, July 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy" on Friday, July 24.

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