Waters (WAT) At $199.66 Forms Top; 0 Bullish Analysts Covering Neogen (NEOG)

Among 4 analysts covering Neogen (NASDAQ:NEOG), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Neogen had 6 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, January 4 by Roth Capital. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, December 22 by Craig Hallum. The rating was downgraded by Zacks to “Hold” on Tuesday, September 22. The stock of Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG) earned “Buy” rating by Zacks on Wednesday, August 26. See Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG) latest ratings:

04/01/2018 Broker: Roth Capital Rating: Hold New Target: $62.0 Maintain
07/12/2017 Broker: Craig Hallum Rating: Hold New Target: $80.0
14/07/2017 Broker: CL King Rating: Neutral Initiates Coverage On

Waters Corporation (WAT) formed multiple top with $215.63 target or 8.00% above today’s $199.66 share price. Waters Corporation (WAT) has $15.88B valuation. The stock increased 0.96% or $1.89 during the last trading session, reaching $199.66. About 337,566 shares traded. Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) has risen 30.08% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.38% the S&P500.

Neogen Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, makes, and markets various products for food and animal safety worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.28 billion. It operates through two divisions, Food Safety and Animal Safety. It has a 50.13 P/E ratio. The Food Safety segment primarily offers diagnostic test kits and complementary to detect dangerous and/or unintended substances in human food and animal feed, such as foodborne pathogens, spoilage organisms, natural toxins, food allergens, genetic modifications, ruminant by-products, meat speciation, drug residues, pesticide residues, and general sanitation concerns; and AccuPoint Advanced rapid sanitation test for adenosine triphosphate, a chemical found in living cells.

Since August 8, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 16 insider sales for $12.49 million activity. $854,964 worth of stock was sold by MORRICAL TERRI A on Wednesday, September 27. BRADLEY EDWARD sold $1.57M worth of stock. Shares for $1.14 million were sold by HERBERT JAMES L. $203,853 worth of Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG) was sold by Quinlan Steven J. on Monday, September 25. Green Ronald D had sold 4,333 shares worth $296,772 on Tuesday, August 8.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.48 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.43, from 1.05 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 10 investors sold Neogen Corporation shares while 53 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 62 raised stakes. 33.03 million shares or 0.90% more from 32.73 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Us Bankshares De has invested 0.01% in Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG). Moreover, Brown Advisory Inc has 0.01% invested in Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG). The California-based Menta Capital Lc has invested 0.07% in Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG). Aperio Grp Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 0.01% or 16,259 shares. Tirschwell And Loewy holds 344,409 shares or 4.03% of its portfolio. Family Firm owns 4,473 shares. First Trust Advisors Limited Partnership has invested 0% in Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG). 62,652 are owned by Alliancebernstein Ltd Partnership. Blackrock invested in 0.02% or 4.59M shares. First Interstate Bank & Trust accumulated 1,500 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Laurion Cap Management Limited Partnership reported 5,600 shares stake. Wade G W And holds 5,271 shares. Plante Moran Advisors Lc owns 7,339 shares or 0.34% of their US portfolio. Financial Bank Of New York Mellon invested in 508,760 shares or 0.01% of the stock. 7 are owned by Spectrum Mgmt Group.

The stock increased 0.96% or $0.57 during the last trading session, reaching $59.65. About 258,082 shares traded or 64.31% up from the average. Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ:NEOG) has risen 27.20% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.50% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.09, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 36 investors sold Waters Corporation shares while 163 reduced holdings. 48 funds opened positions while 150 raised stakes. 73.71 million shares or 3.26% more from 71.38 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Wetherby Asset Mgmt Incorporated has invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). Smith Asset Group Lp holds 136,777 shares or 0.82% of its portfolio. Salem Inv Counselors owns 300 shares. 5,067 are owned by Qs Investors Ltd Liability Corp. 9 were reported by Tarbox Family Office. Cibc Asset Mngmt stated it has 7,891 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. New York-based National Bank & Trust Of Ny Mellon has invested 0.04% in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). Jensen Inv Mngmt has invested 2.91% in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT). Oppenheimer Asset Mngmt reported 660 shares. 36,235 are owned by Eagle Asset. Baillie Gifford And stated it has 2.95 million shares. Columbia Asset holds 6,391 shares or 0.35% of its portfolio. Huntington Savings Bank owns 467 shares. 128,198 are held by State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System. Brown Capital Mgmt Ltd Co invested 0.01% in Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT).

Analysts await Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) to report earnings on January, 23. They expect $2.44 EPS, up 10.41% or $0.23 from last year’s $2.21 per share. WAT’s profit will be $194.07 million for 20.46 P/E if the $2.44 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.77 actual EPS reported by Waters Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 37.85% EPS growth.