Reasons for Timothy Cawley’s Share Acquisition of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (ED)’s Stock; Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) Covered By 15 Bulls

Among 18 analysts covering Melrose PLC (LON:MRO), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Melrose PLC had 138 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Thursday, August 31 with “Buy”. Liberum Capital maintained Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) rating on Thursday, November 23. Liberum Capital has “Buy” rating and GBX 235 target. The stock has “Buy” rating by Liberum Capital on Wednesday, January 27. The stock has “Neutral” rating by BNP Paribas on Tuesday, March 8. The stock has “Buy” rating by UBS on Monday, March 13. On Tuesday, July 18 the stock rating was downgraded by BNP Paribas to “Neutral”. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, April 20 report. Deutsche Bank maintained Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) on Monday, July 10 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, October 6 by Credit Suisse. On Thursday, May 11 the stock rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Buy”. See Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) latest ratings:

01/02/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 260.00 New Target: GBX 260.00 Maintain
18/01/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold Maintain
17/01/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 240.00 New Target: GBX 240.00 Maintain
15/01/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 220.00 New Target: GBX 220.00 Maintain
15/01/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 260.00 New Target: GBX 260.00 Maintain
12/01/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Buy New Target: GBX 260.00 Maintain
05/01/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 250.00 New Target: GBX 250.00 Maintain
04/01/2018 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 250.00 New Target: GBX 250.00 Maintain
04/01/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 240.00 New Target: GBX 240.00 Maintain
04/01/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 235.00 New Target: GBX 235.00 Maintain

Timothy Cawley, President – CECONY of Consolidated Edison Inc, in an insider buying invested in 29 shares whose sum is estimated to be $2,344 at average stock price of $80.8. The provided info is as shown in a SEC report dated February 5, 2018. Currently, Timothy Cawley owns 30,123 shares which are around 0.01% of the company’s total market cap (Market Capitalization is a measurement of business value based on share price and number of shares outstanding).

Analysts await Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) to report earnings on February, 15. They expect $0.75 EPS, up 8.70% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.69 per share. ED’s profit will be $232.56M for 25.71 P/E if the $0.75 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.47 actual EPS reported by Consolidated Edison, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -48.98% negative EPS growth.

Since August 23, 2017, it had 11 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $117,170 activity. RESHESKE FRANCES bought $87 worth of stock or 1 shares. 1 shares were bought by Ivey Craig S, worth $87. The insider OATES JOSEPH P sold $160,024. $4,007 worth of stock was bought by Moore Elizabeth D on Sunday, December 31. Sanchez Robert also bought $3,745 worth of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) shares. $4,094 worth of stock was bought by Cawley Timothy on Sunday, December 31. HOGLUND ROBERT N bought $8,536 worth of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) on Sunday, December 31.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.08 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.04, from 1.12 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 31 investors sold Consolidated Edison, Inc. shares while 224 reduced holdings. 60 funds opened positions while 215 raised stakes. 169.54 million shares or 1.03% more from 167.81 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Private Advisors Inc accumulated 2,500 shares or 0.07% of the stock. 720 were reported by Hudock Group Ltd Limited Liability Company. Kentucky Retirement System Insurance Fund accumulated 0.12% or 8,075 shares. Clear Harbor Asset Management Llc holds 15,970 shares or 0.26% of its portfolio. 801,800 are held by New York State Common Retirement Fund. Ls Inv Advsrs Lc holds 0.27% or 55,453 shares. Douglass Winthrop Advsr Lc reported 0.02% in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). Voloridge Inv Limited Co holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) for 11,946 shares. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board holds 0.11% or 28,352 shares in its portfolio. Philadelphia Trust reported 7,080 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta holds 0.28% in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) or 367,300 shares. Nuveen Asset Mngmt Ltd Co holds 0.01% or 20,124 shares in its portfolio. Birmingham Capital Management Communications Inc Al has 0.33% invested in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) for 10,360 shares. Bokf Na holds 19,900 shares. Pinnacle Assoc Limited holds 22,267 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio.

Among 17 analysts covering Con Edison (NYSE:ED), 1 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 6% are positive. Con Edison has $88.0 highest and $58 lowest target. $78.04’s average target is 1.18% above currents $77.13 stock price. Con Edison had 47 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) has “Sell” rating given on Monday, April 18 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was initiated by Mizuho with “Neutral” on Wednesday, July 29. On Monday, August 10 the stock rating was downgraded by Vetr to “Hold”. The stock of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, July 19. As per Monday, August 10, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. Citigroup initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Friday, August 12 report. The company was maintained on Sunday, August 27 by RBC Capital Markets. On Thursday, February 1 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, January 2 by Guggenheim. The stock of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, August 30 by Jefferies.

Consolidated Edison, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in regulated electric, gas, and steam delivery businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $23.92 billion. The firm offers electric services to approximately 3.4 million clients in New York City and Westchester County; gas to approximately 1.1 million clients in Manhattan, the Bronx, parts of Queens, and Westchester County; and steam to approximately 1,649 clients in parts of Manhattan. It has a 19.39 P/E ratio. It also supplies electricity to approximately 0.3 million clients in southeastern New York, and northern New Jersey; and gas to approximately 0.1 million clients in southeastern New York.

The stock decreased 1.06% or $0.83 during the last trading session, reaching $77.13. About 2.95 million shares traded or 55.17% up from the average. Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) has risen 11.89% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.81% the S&P500.

Melrose Industries PLC, together with its subsidiaries, creates and makes electricity generating equipment for the power generation, industrial, gas and oil, and offshore sectors in the United Kingdom, Europe, North America, and internationally. The company has market cap of 4.18 billion GBP. It operates through four divisions: Energy, Air Management, Security & Smart Technology, and Ergonomics. It has a 718 P/E ratio. The firm offers power generation equipment from 10 MVA to 300 MVA; synchronous motors, induction motors, and submersible and traction motors; power management and excitation systems; and medium voltage AC and DC switchgears under the Hawker Siddeley Switchgear brand; power and system transformers under the Brush Transformers brand; and aftermarket servicing/support/spares/lifetime extension services.

The stock increased 0.09% or GBX 0.2 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 215.4. About 4.33M shares traded. Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) has 0.00% since February 6, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.01, from 0.93 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 38 investors sold Melrose Industries PLC shares while 190 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 146 raised stakes. 665.82 million shares or 1.16% less from 673.63 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Barnett & Commerce has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO). Cibc Mkts Incorporated has 0% invested in Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) for 10,215 shares. Creative Planning has 0% invested in Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO). Hgk Asset Mngmt Incorporated has 755,033 shares. Bartlett And Co Ltd Liability Co stated it has 725 shares. Salem Invest Counselors accumulated 1,818 shares. Carroll Finance Inc has invested 0% in Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO). Stephens Ar accumulated 14,002 shares. Winch Advisory Svcs Ltd Liability invested 0% of its portfolio in Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO). Art Advsr Limited Liability Com holds 0.34% in Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) or 490,309 shares. Citigroup Inc holds 0% or 338,258 shares in its portfolio. Wright Invsts Serv, a Connecticut-based fund reported 37,790 shares. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans reported 0.26% of its portfolio in Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO). Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt Co invested in 0% or 16,214 shares. Hallmark Capital Management Inc holds 0.02% or 13,750 shares.