Beazer Homes USA Inc (NYSE:BZH) Stock Price While Sentiment Increases

Wednesday, 15 Nov, 2017

As of the end of the quarter Engineers Gate Manager Lp had bought 5,028 shares growing its position 9.3%.

Financial Counselors Inc increased Amgen Inc (NASDAQ:AMGN) stake by 25,032 shares to 62,310 valued at $10.73M in 2017Q2. Brandes Investment Partners Lp who had been investing in Beazer Homes Usa Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $688.17M market cap company. The stock had previously closed at $20.52. Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) has risen 112.02% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm has a market cap of $724.05, a PE ratio of 34.20 and a beta of 2.73. The institutional investor held 143,824 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $971,000, down from 105.56M at the end of the previous reported quarter. The Company markets and sells its products through its Website, www.beazer.com; mobile site, m.beazer.com; real estate listing sites, online advertising, including search engine marketing and display advertising, social media, video, brochures, direct marketing and out-of-home advertising, including billboards and signage, as well as other activities. It has outperformed by 27.78% the S&P500. Synovus stated it has 61,867 shares.

Among 25 analysts covering Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA), 23 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Finally, Voya Investment Management LLC increased its stake in shares of Beazer Homes USA by 13.0% during the 2nd quarter. The company was upgraded on Friday, October 28 by JP Morgan. The firm has "Hold" rating by Credit Suisse given on Thursday, June 22. Moreover, Tiaa Cref Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation has 0% invested in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. Wedbush downgraded the shares of BZH in report on Tuesday, August 8 to "Neutral" rating. The stock of Beazer Homes USA, Inc. (NYSE:BZH) earned "Neutral" rating by Wedbush on Tuesday, December 6. J.P. Morgan upgraded the shares of BZH in report on Thursday, September 14 to "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, December 2 by UBS. The firm has "Buy" rating by Compass Point given on Monday, October 19.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.45 in 2017 Q2. The construction company reported $1.03 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.46, RTT News reports. It is positive, as 19 investors sold BZH shares while 28 reduced holdings. Prelude Cap Ltd Liability Co reported 1,900 shares. As of quarter end Lsv Asset Management had disposed of 92,900 shares trimming its stake by 0.8%. Also, the number of investment managers holding Beazer Homes USA Inc in their top 10 holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number.

Several equities analysts recently commented on BZH shares. Vanguard Gru stated it has 1.69 million shares or 0% of all its holdings. Highbridge Mgmt Limited owns 106,215 shares. (NYSE:BZH). Numeric Investors Ltd Co reported 289,946 shares. Panagora Asset Mgmt Incorporated reported 0% of its portfolio in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 14,655 shares of the construction company's stock worth $201,000 after purchasing an additional 118 shares during the last quarter. Morgan Stanley stated it has 131,537 shares. The United Kingdom-based Legal And General Grp Inc Public Limited Liability has invested 0% in Beazer Homes USA, Inc. About shares traded. Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) has risen 42.29% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. Matarin Capital Limited Liability owns 781,457 shares. The Financial Counselors Inc holds 11,257 shares with $1.59M value, down from 17,346 last quarter.

More notable recent Beazer Homes USA, Inc. SG Americas Securities LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Beazer Homes USA during the 1st quarter worth approximately $114,000. Also, Director Stephen P. Zelnak, Jr. purchased 13,649 shares of Beazer Homes USA stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 26th.

Short traders are feeling a little more bearish on the company lately as implied by the uptick in short interest.

Analysts await Banco Santander, S.A. (ADR) (NYSE:SAN) to report earnings on January, 24.

Among 7 analysts covering Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Electronic Arts had 74 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, June 23. Pivotal Research maintained the shares of ADBE in report on Wednesday, June 21 with "Sell" rating. (NYSE:BZH) traded down 1.80% on Wednesday, reaching $9.84. The stock of Banco Santander, S.A. (ADR) (NYSE:SAN) earned "Conviction Buy" rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, March 8. LLC now owns 97,822 shares of the company's stock worth $758,000 after buying an additional 21,367 shares during the last quarter. UBS has "Neutral" rating and $10 target. As per Tuesday, September 26, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets.