Steven Keen an Insider in IDACORP, Inc. (IDA) Sold 3,557 Shares; Central Asset Investments & Management Holdings Hk LTD Cut Western Digital (WDC) Holding

Steven Keen, an insider and also SVP – CFO & Treasurer of the popular company Idacorp Inc made transaction. He made a sale of 3,557 shares of the corporation with the insider transaction having a total value of $312,028 U.S. Dollars – based on a stock price of $87.7 of a share. The insider transaction was executed on 23-03-2018 and was unveiled in a Form 4 at the SEC’s website. Steven Keen today owns 0.05% of the company’s stock market cap with ownership of 24,851 shares. 

Central Asset Investments & Management Holdings Hk Ltd decreased Western Digital Corp (WDC) stake by 37.22% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Central Asset Investments & Management Holdings Hk Ltd sold 84,100 shares as Western Digital Corp (WDC)’s stock rose 15.69%. The Central Asset Investments & Management Holdings Hk Ltd holds 141,840 shares with $12.26 million value, down from 225,940 last quarter. Western Digital Corp now has $27.48B valuation. The stock decreased 8.42% or $8.49 during the last trading session, reaching $92.34. About 8.56 million shares traded or 101.98% up from the average. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has risen 125.85% since March 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 109.15% the S&P500.

Analysts await Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $2.97 EPS, up 43.48% or $0.90 from last year’s $2.07 per share. WDC’s profit will be $883.76 million for 7.77 P/E if the $2.97 EPS becomes a reality. After $3.62 actual EPS reported by Western Digital Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -17.96% negative EPS growth.

Since January 29, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 selling transactions for $24.09 million activity. Another trade for 1,208 shares valued at $106,944 was made by RAY MICHAEL CHARLES on Friday, February 23. 53,264 Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) shares with value of $5.33 million were sold by MILLIGAN STEPHEN D. Sivaram Srinivasan sold $942,109 worth of stock. 7,026 shares were sold by LONG MARK P, worth $693,064 on Friday, March 9.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 1.12 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 65 investors sold WDC shares while 212 reduced holdings. 69 funds opened positions while 240 raised stakes. 240.32 million shares or 2.88% more from 233.59 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ngam Lp reported 90,967 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. Panagora Asset Management has 438,258 shares for 0.15% of their portfolio. The Ohio-based Bowling Port Mngmt Lc has invested 0.37% in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). Dimensional Fund Advsrs LP reported 0.12% stake. Plante Moran Ltd accumulated 0% or 91 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department reported 314,585 shares. 184,959 were accumulated by Scout. Manufacturers Life Ins The holds 0.04% or 380,159 shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt holds 0.54% or 69,260 shares. Lord Abbett Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 0.12% of its portfolio in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). Moreover, Parsec Mngmt has 0.56% invested in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) for 89,509 shares. Mutual Of Omaha Comml Bank Wealth Management holds 0.19% or 6,000 shares. Lmr Limited Liability Partnership invested 0.05% in Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC). Bridgeway Mngmt Inc reported 512,510 shares stake. Dynamic Advsr Solutions Ltd Co, a Arizona-based fund reported 2,782 shares.

Among 36 analysts covering Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC), 25 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Western Digital had 162 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America on Friday, May 13 to “Underperform”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, January 18 by RBC Capital Markets. FBN Securities maintained Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) rating on Tuesday, June 27. FBN Securities has “Buy” rating and $11500 target. The stock of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Friday, October 27. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, March 5 by Craig Hallum. Cowen & Co maintained Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) on Friday, October 27 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, January 11 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Wednesday, December 13 by Morgan Stanley. Morgan Stanley maintained Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) on Friday, May 27 with “Equal-Weight” rating. Benchmark maintained the shares of WDC in report on Friday, July 28 with “Buy” rating.

Analysts await IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $0.68 EPS, up 3.03% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.66 per share. IDA’s profit will be $34.27 million for 31.01 P/E if the $0.68 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.77 actual EPS reported by IDACORP, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -11.69% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.4 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.31, from 1.09 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 20 investors sold IDACORP, Inc. shares while 72 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 74 raised stakes. 37.53 million shares or 0.77% less from 37.82 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Us National Bank & Trust De reported 24,346 shares. Texas-based Dimensional Fund Advisors Limited Partnership has invested 0.02% in IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA). Glenmede Trust Na stated it has 0.23% in IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA). Amp Capital Investors invested in 0.01% or 12,445 shares. Miller Howard Investments Incorporated Ny reported 22,881 shares. Mason Street Ltd Com reported 25,011 shares. Los Angeles Cap Management Equity holds 0.01% of its portfolio in IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) for 19,822 shares. Perigon Wealth Management Lc reported 400 shares. 42,000 were accumulated by Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability. Clean Yield has 0.14% invested in IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA). Federated Invsts Pa owns 25,696 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Panagora Asset, Massachusetts-based fund reported 2,785 shares. Manufacturers Life Company The reported 110,296 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Thrivent For Lutherans stated it has 0% of its portfolio in IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA). Moreover, Vident Investment Advisory Ltd Liability Company has 0.01% invested in IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) for 2,328 shares.

Among 3 analysts covering IdaCorp (NYSE:IDA), 0 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. IdaCorp has $85.0 highest and $75 lowest target. $80’s average target is -5.15% below currents $84.34 stock price. IdaCorp had 3 analyst reports since October 18, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was initiated on Tuesday, January 9 by Bank of America. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 18 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock of IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, October 18 by Williams Capital Group.

IDACORP, Inc., through its subsidiary, Idaho Power Company, engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, purchase, and sale of electric energy in the United States. The company has market cap of $4.25 billion. It operates 17 hydroelectric generating plants located in southern Idaho and eastern Oregon, as well as 3 natural gas-fired plants in southern Idaho; and owns interests in 3 coal-fired steam electric generating plants located in Wyoming, Nevada, and Oregon. It has a 20.03 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, the firm provided electric service to approximately 535,000 general business customers; and had a network of approximately 4,861 pole-miles of high-voltage transmission lines, 24 step-up transmission substations located at power plants, 24 transmission substations, 10 switching stations, 223 energized distribution substations, and approximately 27,263 pole-miles of distribution lines.

The stock decreased 1.79% or $1.54 during the last trading session, reaching $84.34. About 363,528 shares traded or 8.07% up from the average. IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) has risen 17.69% since March 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.99% the S&P500.

Since March 16, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $25,619 activity. Park Tessia sold $25,619 worth of IDACORP, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) on Friday, March 16.