$2.66 EPS Expected for The Boeing Company (BA)

Monday, 16 Apr, 2018

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 23.74, a current ratio of 1.16 and a quick ratio of 0.37. The institutional investor held 312,368 shares of the aerospace company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $92.12M, up from 93,879 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The stock decreased 0.14% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $141.18. About 1.00M shares traded.

Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Boeing Co (BA) by 18.12% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Fiduciary Financial Services Of The Southwest Inc sold 2,013 shares as the company's stock rose 8.82% while stock markets declined. Evermay Wealth Lc holds 1,311 shares. The stock decreased 2.43% or $8.2 during the last trading session, reaching $329.28.Currently The Boeing Company is uptrending after 82.35% change in last April 15, 2017.

Oakmont Corp, which manages about $622.49 million and $679.84M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Amazon Com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 450 shares to 50,872 shares, valued at $59.49 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It has outperformed by 70.80% the S&P500. Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Boeing Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $193.36 billion market cap company. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $2.47 earnings per share. equities analysts expect that Boeing will post 14.05 EPS for the current fiscal year. The aircraft producer reported $4.80 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.91 by $1.89. After $4.80 actual EPS reported by The Boeing Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -44.58% negative EPS growth.

Since February 8, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $12.17 million activity.

South State Corp increased Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM) stake by 1,743 shares to 53,919 valued at $12.13 million in 2017Q4. It also increased its holding in Ishares Iboxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond Etf (LQD) by 3,266 shares in the quarter, for a total of 43,701 shares, and has risen its stake in Vanguard Reit Etf (VNQ). The positive are 72%. Boeing had 37 analyst reports since October 18, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, January 8 by Melius Research. Finally, Morgan Stanley reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $373.00 price objective on shares of Boeing in a research note on Thursday, April 5th. Jefferies maintained it with "Hold" rating and $82.0 target in Monday, August 14 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, April 12 with "Buy". The company was maintained on Thursday, January 28 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Seaport Global with "Buy" on Wednesday, January 17. The stock has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $364.47. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a "hold" rating and issued a $358.00 price target (down from $378.00) on shares of Boeing in a research report on Friday, April 6th. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, May 30.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.08, from 1.13 in 2017Q3.

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in BA. 148 funds opened positions while 391 raised stakes. Jefferies Group reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $339.00 target price on shares of Boeing in a report on Monday, January 8th. Corporate insiders own 0.58% of the company's stock. Godshalk Welsh Cap Mgmt owns 0.56% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 1,870 shares. Hennessy reported 0.33% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Moreover, Virtu Fincl Ltd Com has 0.14% invested in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) for 8,766 shares. Global X Co Limited reported 6,128 shares. Cypress Capital Mngmt Llc (Wy) reported 0.6% of its portfolio in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Moore Cap Mngmt Limited Partnership holds 0.15% or 20,000 shares. Gradient Invs Ltd invested in 0.04% or 2,517 shares. Argent reported 68,837 shares. Old Natl Bank & Trust In owns 2,839 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Century, a Missouri-based fund reported 3.02M shares. High Falls Advisors Inc raised its stake in shares of Boeing by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter. Cibc Mkts Inc stated it has 0.19% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Northwest Invest Counselors Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.17% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) or 1,455 shares. JP Morgan downgraded The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) on Friday, February 12 to "Neutral" rating. Therefore 25% are positive. Nautilus Group had 29 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, February 1, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. The rating was maintained by Tigress Financial on Friday, February 2 with "Buy". The stock has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, July 7. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, September 6. The stock has "Hold" rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, April 28. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Wednesday, January 6.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.13, from 0.87 in 2017Q3. Taurus Asset Management Lc invested in 0.04% or 825 shares. Tudor Invest Corporation Et Al reported 12,217 shares or 0.09% of all its holdings. Centre Asset Mgmt Limited Co reported 0.92% stake. Pacific Glob Invest has 10,293 shares. 45,373 are owned by Bluecrest Capital Limited. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board owns 0.06% invested in Omnicom Group Inc. Boeing makes up approximately 1.3% of Wealthstreet Investment Advisors LLC's holdings, making the stock its 16th biggest position. United Asset Strategies invested 0.11% of its portfolio in Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI). Middleton Communications Ma holds 0.08% or 7,799 shares in its portfolio. Parsons Cap Mngmt Inc Ri holds 0.07% of its portfolio in CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) for 4,165 shares. Cambridge Advisors Inc invested in 2,475 shares. Osterweis Cap Management Inc reported 136,023 shares or 2.85% of all its holdings.

Since December 11, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 10 sales for $17.30 million activity. 20,000 shares valued at $3.03M were sold by DUFFY TERRENCE A on Tuesday, February 6. Inchaustegui Roberto sold $659,683 worth of Ecolab Inc. The shares were sold at an average price of $166.76, for a total value of $17,022,860.80.