The Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG) Forms $56.88 Double Bottom; Profile of 2 Analysts Covering ShoreTel, Inc. (SHOR)

Among 5 analysts covering Shoretel Inc. (NASDAQ:SHOR), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Shoretel Inc. had 14 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, July 27 by William Blair. TheStreet upgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Saturday, August 29 report. Lake Street downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Monday, July 31 report. On Friday, July 28 the stock rating was downgraded by Northland Capital to “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Northland Capital on Monday, July 3 with “Buy”. Lake Street maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, November 13 report. The rating was initiated by Canaccord Genuity on Wednesday, August 12 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, August 10 by Canaccord Genuity. As per Monday, September 11, the company rating was maintained by Northland Capital. See ShoreTel, Inc. (NASDAQ:SHOR) latest ratings:

The Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG) formed double bottom with $54.60 target or 4.00% below today’s $56.88 share price. The Navigators Group, Inc. (NAVG) has $1.68B valuation. The stock decreased 0.74% or $0.42 during the last trading session, reaching $56.88. About 7,062 shares traded. The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) has risen 19.79% since March 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.09% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.38 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.07, from 1.31 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 8 investors sold The Navigators Group, Inc. shares while 41 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 21.68 million shares or 0.85% more from 21.50 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Parkside National Bank & Trust stated it has 254 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Arizona State Retirement System has 11,604 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Vulcan Value Ptnrs Lc has 949,155 shares. Pub Sector Pension Investment Board stated it has 14,151 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Jpmorgan Chase holds 0% of its portfolio in The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) for 229,202 shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation reported 0% of its portfolio in The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG). Texas Permanent School Fund holds 0.01% in The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) or 16,366 shares. Boston invested in 0.02% or 269,626 shares. Bridgeway Cap Mgmt reported 0.1% of its portfolio in The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG). Jennison Associate Ltd Liability Com reported 23,895 shares. Avalon Advisors Lc reported 0.04% stake. Great West Life Assurance Com Can has 0% invested in The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) for 31,529 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage holds 11,966 shares. Ameriprise invested in 281,623 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Mgmt stated it has 0% of its portfolio in The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG).

Analysts await The Navigators Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NAVG) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $0.79 EPS, up 16.18% or $0.11 from last year’s $0.68 per share. NAVG’s profit will be $23.33M for 18.00 P/E if the $0.79 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.81 actual EPS reported by The Navigators Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.47% negative EPS growth.

Among 4 analysts covering Navigators Group (NASDAQ:NAVG), 0 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Navigators Group had 9 analyst reports since May 27, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, December 7, the company rating was upgraded by Sandler O’Neill. Sandler O’Neill maintained it with “Buy” rating and $60.0 target in Friday, February 16 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, September 18 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Keefe Bruyette & Woods downgraded the shares of NAVG in report on Wednesday, December 6 to “Sell” rating. The rating was maintained by Wood with “Market Perform” on Friday, May 27. The firm has “Underperform” rating by Wood given on Wednesday, December 6. Sandler O’Neill downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Monday, November 7 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, February 20 by Sandler O’Neill.

Since March 8, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $113,020 activity. On Thursday, March 8 the insider Bach Carl L III sold $113,020.