Analysts at Stifel Nicolaus Didn’t Change their “Hold” rating for Kemet (KEM) with $20.0 Target Price per Share; SANTA FE GOLD CORPORATION (SFEG) Sellers Increased By 877.27% Their Shorts

Among 2 analysts covering Kemet (NYSE:KEM), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Kemet has $27.5 highest and $15.5000 lowest target. $23.75’s average target is 18.93% above currents $19.97 stock price. Kemet had 6 analyst reports since May 23, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. B. Riley & Co initiated the shares of KEM in report on Monday, May 23 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 4 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold” on Sunday, September 10. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, January 18. Stifel Nicolaus maintained KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) on Sunday, August 6 with “Hold” rating.

SANTA FE GOLD CORPORATION (OTCMKTS:SFEG) had an increase of 877.27% in short interest. SFEG’s SI was 43,000 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 877.27% from 4,400 shares previously. With 87,600 avg volume, 1 days are for SANTA FE GOLD CORPORATION (OTCMKTS:SFEG)’s short sellers to cover SFEG’s short positions. The stock increased 6.79% or $0.0095 during the last trading session, reaching $0.1495. About 8,283 shares traded. Santa Fe Gold Corporation (OTCMKTS:SFEG) has 0.00% since January 21, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Analysts await KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $0.32 EPS, up 220.00% or $0.22 from last year’s $0.1 per share. KEM’s profit will be $18.04M for 15.60 P/E if the $0.32 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.43 actual EPS reported by KEMET Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -25.58% negative EPS growth.

The stock increased 9.25% or $1.69 during the last trading session, reaching $19.97. About 4.24 million shares traded or 86.62% up from the average. KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) has risen 468.67% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 451.97% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 3.05 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.76, from 2.29 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 17 investors sold KEMET Corporation shares while 22 reduced holdings. 57 funds opened positions while 62 raised stakes. 76.11 million shares or 148.27% more from 30.66 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Virtu Fin Limited Liability reported 16,228 shares. Wellington Mgmt Group Llp holds 0% of its portfolio in KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) for 121,938 shares. Lpl Finance Llc has invested 0% in KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM). Prudential Incorporated stated it has 0% in KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM). Nationwide Fund Advsr reported 0% of its portfolio in KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM). Voya Mngmt Llc reported 21,090 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Thompson Davis And holds 750 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Hsbc Holdg Public Ltd Co reported 0% in KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM). Benjamin F Edwards & reported 0% stake. Geode Cap Mgmt Ltd stated it has 384,055 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Blackrock stated it has 6.72 million shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Intll Grp holds 0% or 36,585 shares in its portfolio. Axa has 65,999 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Acadian Asset Mgmt Ltd Llc has 0.02% invested in KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM). Parametric Ltd Company reported 148,886 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

KEMET Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, makes and sells passive electronic components under the KEMET brand worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.13 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Solid Capacitors, and Film and Electrolytic. It has a 4.09 P/E ratio. The Company’s products include tantalum, multilayer ceramic, film, electrolytic, paper, and solid aluminum capacitors, as well as EMI filters.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 insider sales for $1.97 million activity. Another trade for 9,000 shares valued at $168,301 was sold by Vetralla Stefano. On Friday, August 4 the insider Assaf Ronald James sold $165,494. 20,000 shares were sold by Backes Wilfried, worth $409,308 on Monday, August 14. $266,411 worth of KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) shares were sold by BRANDENBERG FRANK G. $22,307 worth of KEMET Corporation (NYSE:KEM) shares were sold by Borruso Joseph Vincent. 30,000 shares were sold by Meeks Charles C. JR, worth $566,656 on Monday, August 7.

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