Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO): Quant & ROIC in Focus

Tuesday, 17 Apr, 2018

The company saw 1.68 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. The share price was last seen 0.68% higher, reaching at $35.5 on 04/13/2018. This is an increase of 1,173% compared to the typical daily volume of 89 put options. It has underperformed by 10.59% the S&P500. (NYSE:ZAYO). Sg Americas Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 3,837 shares stake. Therefore 29% are positive. Zayo Group Holdings had 9 analyst reports since October 18, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:ZAYO). Nomura Hldgs stated it has 20,989 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Citigroup reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Zayo Group in a report on Thursday, December 14th. (NYSE:ZAYO) rating. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $37.0 target. (NYSE:ZAYO) rating. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $41.0 target. Zayo Group has a one year low of $29.73 and a one year high of $37.95. (NYSE:ZAYO) for 108,668 shs. The rating was initiated by Suntrust Robinson on Tuesday, November 24 with "Buy". (NYSE:ZAYO) on Wednesday, April 4. (NYSE:ZAYO) on Tuesday, August 30 with "Outperform" rating. The stock has "Buy" rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, December 12. (NYSE:ZAYO) rating on Friday, August 11. The firm has "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co given on Wednesday, October 18. The stock of Zayo Group Holdings, Inc.

Among 12 analysts covering KAR Auction Services (NYSE:KAR), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive.

A number of other brokerages have also recently issued reports on ZAYO. On Thursday, February 8 the rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Overweight". The firm earned "Hold" rating on Friday, July 21 by CFRA. Stephens maintained KAR Auction Services, Inc. Vertical Research has "Hold" rating and $18.0 target. The company was maintained on Friday, June 9 by Jefferies. Goldman Sachs downgraded KAR Auction Services, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 5 by UBS. Barclays Capital has "Overweight" rating and $40 target. As per Thursday, November 2, the company rating was downgraded by Gabelli. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, February 28 with "Buy".

Geode Capital Management Llc decreased General Motors Co (NYSE:GM) stake by 198,539 shares to 13.02M valued at $532.58M in 2017Q4.

Pimco Dynamic Income Fund (PDI) investors sentiment increased to 1.5 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.06, from 1.69 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 28 investors sold KAR shares while 77 reduced holdings. A ratio over 1 indicates that the market is willing to pay more for the shares. (NYSE:KAR). Capital Fund Management Sa reported 265,565 shares. 13,904 are held by Us Bankshares De. Northern Corp owns 799,265 shares. Corporate investors have N/A stake in the business as Beta Factor, which is commonly used to evaluate perils of the safety measures, was 0.52. Three Peaks Mgmt Limited Liability Corp invested in 234,697 shs. (NYSE:KAR) for 265,017 shares. Utah Retirement Systems holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. Tdam Usa, Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 23,000 shares. Fifth Third Retail Bank stated it has 0.05% in KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE:ZAYO) to report $0.12 EPS on May, 8.They anticipate $0.01 EPS change or 7.69% from last quarter's $0.13 EPS. (NYSE:ZAYO). Spo Advisory invested in 12.53 million shares or 9.56% of the stock. Wells Fargo Mn invested 0% of its portfolio in US Ecology, Inc. (NYSE:KAR). Manufacturers Life Insur Com The invested in 0% or 4,796 shares.

Since December 29, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 20 selling transactions for $211.17 million activity.

Zayo Group (NYSE:ZAYO) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. The stock had a trading volume of 1,682,187 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,032,866. Steinfort Matt had sold 1,768 shares worth $62,552 on Saturday, March 31. Waters John F Jr. sold $387,096 worth of stock. Aperio Group LLC now owns 29,806 shares of the technology company's stock worth $1,097,000 after purchasing an additional 1,628 shares during the last quarter. SunTrust Banks boosted their target price on shares of Zayo Group to $45.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, February 8th. Shares for $510,499 were sold by Crouch Andrew.

In other news, major shareholder Fund X/C Lp Gtcr sold 4,675,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 12th.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.63 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.12, from 1.2 in 2017Q3. American International Group Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Zayo Group during the fourth quarter valued at about $162,000. 90 grew holdings while 51 funds bought holdings. Investors holded 202.87 million in 2017Q3 but now own 207.53 million shares or 2.30% more. 376,230 were accumulated by Reinhart Partners. Raymond James Financial raised shares of Zayo Group from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $43.00 price target on the stock in a research note on Friday. Loring Wolcott Coolidge Fiduciary Advsr Llp Ma holds 800 shs. Moreover, Amp Cap Invsts Limited has 0.01% invested in Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. Main Street Ltd Company holds 21,398 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Amalgamated Bank raised its holdings in Zayo Group by 5.8% in the 4th quarter. Hg Vora Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Zayo Group Hldgs Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $8.93 billion market cap company. Zayo Group had a net margin of 3.42% and a return on equity of 10.19%. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp holds 0.02% or 847,982 shares in its portfolio. Westfield Capital Management Ltd Partnership reported 845,521 shares. USS Investment Management Ltd lifted its holdings in shares of Zayo Group by 46.3% in the fourth quarter.