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Saturday, 06 Jan, 2018

The company has market cap of $12.38 billion. The stock decreased 0.33% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $45.35. About 1.59 million shares traded. Amber Road, Inc. (NYSE:AMBR) has risen 46.06% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.88% the S&P500. Rampart Investment Mngmt Lc has invested 0.05% in Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX). Massachusetts Finance Service Communication Ma accumulated 223,752 shares or 0% of the stock. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 2,896,118 shares of the data storage provider's stock worth $96,064,000 after purchasing an additional 817,861 shares during the period. Seagate Technology has a 1 year low of $30.60 and a 1 year high of $50.96. At the close of regular trading, its last week's stock price volatility was 8.1% which for the month reaches 8.09%. About 324,171 shares traded. It has outperformed by 90.46% the S&P500. BidaskClub raised shares of Seagate Technology from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a report on Friday, December 8th. Morgan Stanley accumulated 1.41M shares or 0.02% of the stock. STX's profit will be $332.72 million for 9.30 P/E if the $1.15 EPS becomes a reality. The data storage provider reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.86 by $0.10.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $2.49 million activity. Also, insider Jeffrey D. Nygaard purchased 5,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, October 27th. On Friday, October 27 the insider BRACE PHILIP G sold $1.67 million.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in Q3 2017. With an institutional ownership near 72.2%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of 1.94. It dived, as 73 investors sold STX shares while 163 reduced holdings. WFG Advisors LP raised its position in Seagate Technology by 16,536.4% during the second quarter. The institutional investor held 145,235 shares of the electronic components company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $4.82 million, up from 16,103 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Amer Asset Management Incorporated reported 7,210 shares or 0.15% of all its holdings. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys reported 0% in Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX).

13D Management Limited Liability Co has 295,000 shares for 3.72% of their portfolio. 415,864 are owned by South Dakota Council. The firm owned 75,968 shares of the data storage provider's stock after buying an additional 5,500 shares during the quarter. Pnc Svcs Group Inc reported 20,084 shares stake. At present, 8 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges. Seagate Technology plc's now has a PEG ratio of 0.89 where as its P/E ratio is 16.24.

Legg Mason, a publicly owned asset management holding company. Salem Invest Counselors has invested 0% in Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX). Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-two have given a hold rating, seven have given a buy rating and two have issued a strong buy rating to the company. It improved, as 56 investors sold C shares while 400 reduced holdings. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Hold" rating and $3500 target in Tuesday, July 25 report. Therefore 24% are positive. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 2,700,947 shares of the data storage provider's stock valued at $104,662,000 after buying an additional 2,664,861 shares during the last quarter. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Thursday, June 2. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, August 31 with "Hold". On Wednesday, October 14 the stock rating was initiated by Barclays Capital with "Equalweight". Finally, BMO Capital Markets reiterated a hold rating and issued a $40.00 price target on shares of Seagate Technology in a report on Monday, October 23rd. They set a "neutral" rating for the company. The stock of Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX) has "Sell" rating given on Thursday, September 10 by UBS. Brean Capital maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, October 12 report. $339,965 worth of stock was sold by Moyo Dambisa F on Tuesday, October 24. Mizuho has "Neutral" rating and $40 target.

Pggm Investments, which manages about $20.28B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Regency Ctrs Corp Com (NYSE:REG) by 107,000 shares to 2.31M shares, valued at $143.25M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Therefore 51% are positive. EXACT Sciences had 61 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Sell" rating given on Monday, September 19 by UBS. The rating was upgraded by Craig Hallum to "Buy" on Thursday, November 19. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold" on Tuesday, July 25.

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, January 3rd.

Shares of Seagate Technology (STX) opened at $42.85 on Thursday.