Lennox International (LII) Coveraged By Barclays with $233 Target; Supervalu (SVU) Shorts Increased By 3.07%

Among 16 analysts covering Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Lennox International Inc. has $233 highest and $99 lowest target. $190.58’s average target is -6.45% below currents $203.73 stock price. Lennox International Inc. had 57 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Equalweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, July 19. The stock of Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 23 by UBS. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, February 6 report. On Wednesday, November 25 the stock rating was initiated by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Hold” rating and $207 target in Thursday, December 14 report. The stock of Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 19 by Robert W. Baird. The rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo on Thursday, December 17 to “Market Perform”. Vertical Research downgraded the shares of LII in report on Wednesday, August 26 to “Hold” rating. As per Tuesday, April 19, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. Cowen & Co maintained Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) rating on Friday, August 11. Cowen & Co has “Buy” rating and $20000 target.

Supervalu Incorporated (NYSE:SVU) had an increase of 3.07% in short interest. SVU’s SI was 6.18M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 3.07% from 6.00 million shares previously. With 960,300 avg volume, 6 days are for Supervalu Incorporated (NYSE:SVU)’s short sellers to cover SVU’s short positions. The stock increased 1.66% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $14.72. About 1.18 million shares traded. SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE:SVU) has declined 12.69% since February 15, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 29.39% the S&P500.

Among 9 analysts covering Supervalu Inc. (NYSE:SVU), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Supervalu Inc. has $42.0 highest and $1 lowest target. $19.86’s average target is 34.92% above currents $14.72 stock price. Supervalu Inc. had 30 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, October 13 with “Buy”. The stock of SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE:SVU) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, May 30 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Thursday, October 19, the company rating was downgraded by Northcoast. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Telsey Advisory Group given on Friday, January 8. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Thursday, January 14 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE:SVU) has “Equal Weight” rating given on Wednesday, July 29 by Morgan Stanley. The stock has “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, November 14. The rating was maintained by Telsey Advisory Group with “Outperform” on Thursday, October 22. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, October 20. On Friday, July 24 the stock rating was initiated by Pivotal Research with “Buy”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0 in 2017 Q3. Its down 1.01, from 1.01 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 167 investors sold SUPERVALU Inc. shares while 3 reduced holdings. 0 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 83,422 shares or 99.96% less from 195.02 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Seabridge Inv Advsrs owns 1,621 shares. Greenwich Wealth Mgmt Ltd has 0.07% invested in SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE:SVU) for 18,752 shares. Gotham Asset Llc reported 0.02% of its portfolio in SUPERVALU Inc. (NYSE:SVU).

SUPERVALU INC., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a grocery wholesaler and retailer in the United States. The company has market cap of $565.38 million. The firm operates through two divisions, Wholesale and Retail. It has a 0.91 P/E ratio. The Wholesale segment engages in the wholesale distribution of various food and non-food products to independent retail customers, such as single and multiple grocery store operators, regional chains, and the military.

The stock increased 1.85% or $3.7 during the last trading session, reaching $203.73. About 273,022 shares traded. Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) has risen 31.87% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.17% the S&P500.

Lennox International Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets a range of products for the heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration markets in the United States, Europe, the Asia Pacific, South America, and Canada. The company has market cap of $8.51 billion. The firm operates in three divisions: Residential Heating & Cooling, Commercial Heating & Cooling, and Refrigeration. It has a 28.55 P/E ratio. The Residential Heating & Cooling segment provides furnaces, air conditioners, heat pumps, packaged heating and cooling systems, indoor air quality equipment, comfort control products, and replacement parts and supplies for residential replacement and new construction markets.

Since October 2, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 9 selling transactions for $7.15 million activity. $177,973 worth of Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) was sold by Reitmeier Joseph William on Friday, October 27. 122 Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) shares with value of $21,867 were sold by Kosel Chris. 7,658 shares valued at $1.49M were sold by Young Douglas L on Thursday, October 26. Bluedorn Todd M sold $2.72 million worth of Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) on Thursday, January 4. On Tuesday, December 12 JOHNSTON TERRY L sold $307,896 worth of Lennox International Inc. (NYSE:LII) or 1,511 shares. The insider SCHMIDT PAUL W sold $145,094.