Ball Corporation (BLL) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of 1.6 Percent. The industrial products company reported $0.53 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.55 by ($0.02). On Wednesday, July 19 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold". The stock had a trading volume of 621,479 shares. About 476,452 shares traded. In the last three months, insiders have sold 16,241 shares of company stock worth $638,091. Analysts are forecasting earnings of -$0.01 on a per share basis this quarter. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. now owns 3,881 shares of the industrial products company's stock valued at $147,000 after buying an additional 1,500 shares during the last quarter. About 3.65 million shares traded or 8.46% up from the average.
Ball (NYSE:BLL) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February 7th. It has underperformed by 64.86% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.34 in 2017 Q3. Its down 6.30, from 7.64 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 27 investors sold BLL shares while 116 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 148 raised stakes. 10,142 were accumulated by Oppenheimer And Co. Private Advisor Gp invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Chemung Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CHMG). Advsr Mgmt Limited Co reported 53,148 shares. Finally, Nordea Investment Management AB lifted its holdings in shares of Ball by 9.1% during the 3rd quarter.
Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) now has a Weekly Volatility of 3.64% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 2.39% percent. Moreover, Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh has 0.06% invested in Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) for 36,494 shares. Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) has risen 12.13% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement reported 461,836 shares. Maxim Group maintained Nordic American Tankers Limited (NYSE:NAT) rating on Monday, April 24. Dupont Capital Management Corp bought a new stake in Ball during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $164,000. Texas Permanent School Fund reported 97,490 shares. Lapides Asset Management Ltd Liability reported 113,300 shares or 0.96% of all its holdings.
Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) shares have experienced a recent steady downtrend, causing some concern for shareholders. Therefore 11% are positive. Nordic American Tanker Shipping had 29 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) on Friday, June 23 with "Buy" rating. On Friday, August 5 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Neutral".
Ball Corporation (BLL) stock is Overbought or Oversold? Ball presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $45.21. Martingale Asset Lp stated it has 8,801 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.
Ball Corporation (BLL) stock price rose 2.24 percent over the past one year, while decreased -5.44 percent during the past 6 months. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, August 12 by Euro Pacific Capital. The firm has "Buy" rating by Vertical Research given on Friday, February 3. Jefferies maintained the shares of BLL in report on Friday, September 29 with "Buy" rating.
Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 selling transactions for $3.26 million activity. Also, VP Scott C. Morrison sold 2,591 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 19th. Knobel Jeff A sold $209,326 worth of stock or 5,218 shares.
Sasco Capital Inc, which manages about $6.25 billion and $2.79B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ggp Inc by 458,920 shares to 2.07M shares, valued at $43.05M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. UBS Group assumed coverage on Ball in a research note on Monday, October 23rd. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Tuesday, February 14 by PiperJaffray. (NYSE:CRI) on Thursday, January 25 to "Outperform" rating.
2/12/2018-KeyCorp Upgrade from a "Underweight " rating to a " Sector Weight" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 27 by Citigroup. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, July 13. Oppenheimer maintained Carter's, Inc. Credit Suisse has "Neutral" rating and $2 target. It fall, as 38 investors sold CRI shares while 95 reduced holdings.
Chemung Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:CHMG) may have great momentum, but how has it been performing relative to the market? (NYSE:CRI) for 1,466 shares. The Maryland-based Brown Advisory Securities Llc has invested 0.03% in the stock. White Elm Ltd holds 140,299 shares or 2.74% of its portfolio. Brandywine Inv Limited Com invested in 13,390 shares. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership holds 0% in Carter's, Inc.
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