Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) Forms $61.90 Double Top; Cambrex (CBM) Sentiment Is 1.58

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) formed double top with $65.00 target or 5.00% above today’s $61.90 share price. Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) has $3.27 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.56% or $0.95 during the last trading session, reaching $61.9. About 218,595 shares traded. Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI) has risen 6.90% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.80% the S&P500.

Cambrex Corporation, a life sciences company, provides various services and products for the development and commercialization of new and generic therapeutics worldwide. The company has market cap of $1.73 billion. The companyÂ’s products comprise active pharmaceutical ingredients and pharmaceutical intermediates that are used in the production of prescription and over-the-counter drug products, as well as other fine chemicals. It has a 17.25 P/E ratio. It serves generic drug companies; and companies that discover and commercialize small molecule human therapeutics.

Analysts await Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI) to report earnings on February, 26. They expect $0.66 EPS, up 46.67% or $0.21 from last year’s $0.45 per share. AWI’s profit will be $34.91M for 23.45 P/E if the $0.66 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.86 actual EPS reported by Armstrong World Industries, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -23.26% negative EPS growth.

Among 16 analysts covering Armstrong World Industries (NYSE:AWI), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Armstrong World Industries had 33 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, June 15. The rating was downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, January 5 to “Sector Weight”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, August 2. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, August 28 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, July 17 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI) has “Underperform” rating given on Friday, September 23 by Bank of America. The stock of Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Tuesday, October 13 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, August 5 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 27 by SunTrust. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, November 14 by RBC Capital Markets.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.12 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.07, from 1.05 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 12 investors sold Armstrong World Industries, Inc. shares while 55 reduced holdings. 21 funds opened positions while 54 raised stakes. 56.84 million shares or 3.27% less from 58.76 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pnc Fincl Services Grp stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI). Geode Management Ltd Llc holds 375,591 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can accumulated 4,287 shares. Credit Suisse Ag holds 0.02% in Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI) or 348,162 shares. 6,386 were accumulated by First Republic Investment Mngmt Inc. Morgan Stanley reported 0% stake. Fincl Bank Of America Corp De has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI). Hightower Advsrs Limited Company owns 0.01% invested in Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI) for 15,832 shares. Citadel Advsrs Ltd Co owns 179,609 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Clarivest Asset Mgmt Limited holds 0% or 8 shares. Cipher Cap L P stated it has 20,846 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. 13D Mngmt Llc invested 4.34% in Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (NYSE:AWI). 32,669 were reported by First Midwest Bank & Trust Division. Smithfield Trust Company accumulated 4,020 shares. Fuller & Thaler Asset Mngmt Inc owns 1.83M shares for 1.15% of their portfolio.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $838,217 activity.

The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $52.8. About 272,877 shares traded. Cambrex Corporation (CBM) has risen 11.15% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.55% the S&P500.

Ranger Investment Management L.P. holds 2.91% of its portfolio in Cambrex Corporation for 704,978 shares. Zpr Investment Management owns 34,205 shares or 2.85% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Jw Asset Management Llc has 2.04% invested in the company for 50,519 shares. The New York-based American Capital Management Inc has invested 1.94% in the stock. Neumeier Poma Investment Counsel Llc, a California-based fund reported 335,675 shares.