Standex International (SXI)’s President/CEO/Chairman David Dunbar Unloaded 4000 shares of the Company; CIT Group Inc. (CIT) Had 8 Analysts Last Week

Among 19 analysts covering CIT Group (NYSE:CIT), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. CIT Group had 64 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) on Thursday, December 21 with “Hold” rating. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Underperform” on Friday, April 29. The stock of CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, June 15 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Friday, July 29 with “Equal-Weight”. The stock of CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, October 11 by Bank of America. Morgan Stanley maintained CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) on Monday, February 5 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America on Wednesday, April 26 to “Buy”. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Sell” rating and $31.0 target in Friday, October 6 report. BMO Capital Markets upgraded CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) on Monday, February 5 to “Market Perform” rating. The rating was maintained by Nomura with “Neutral” on Tuesday, May 3. See CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) latest ratings:

26/02/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $56.0 Maintain
05/02/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $50 New Target: $54 Maintain
05/02/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $54 New Target: $57 Maintain
04/02/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $54.0 Maintain
05/02/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Old Rating: Underperform New Rating: Market Perform Old Target: $35 Upgrade
31/01/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Old Rating: Market Perform New Rating: Market Perform Old Target: $52 New Target: $53 Maintain
30/01/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Sell New Target: $48.0 Maintain
11/01/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Hold New Target: $53.0
02/01/2018 Broker: Stephens Rating: Buy New Target: $60.0 Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $53.0 Maintain

The President/CEO/Chairman of Standex International Corp, David Dunbar, has just unloaded – 4,000 shares of the firm he’s leading and operating – coming to an aggregate transaction of $405,702 USD (this based on avg stock price of $101.4). A document at your disposal for a review here reveals this insider activity, that took place on March 26, 2018 and was filed with the U.S. SEC. At the moment, he has in hand a total of 54,164 shares or 0.42% of Standex International Corp’s market cap.

Analysts await Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) to report earnings on May, 1. They expect $1.17 earnings per share, up 19.39% or $0.19 from last year’s $0.98 per share. SXI’s profit will be $15.02 million for 20.43 P/E if the $1.17 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.12 actual earnings per share reported by Standex International Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.46% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.67 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.61, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 8 investors sold Standex International Corporation shares while 42 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. 10.01 million shares or 0.78% less from 10.09 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Victory Inc has 0.06% invested in Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) for 239,021 shares. Gabelli Funds Ltd Llc has invested 0.04% in Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI). Arizona State Retirement has 6,640 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department accumulated 11,344 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Jefferies Gru Lc stated it has 2,000 shares. Renaissance Tech Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 0.01% in Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI). Pnc Service Incorporated, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 5,527 shares. Mason Street Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) for 3,235 shares. California Public Employees Retirement System holds 0% in Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) or 14,872 shares. The Minnesota-based Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans has invested 0% in Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI). Choate Inv accumulated 0.29% or 50,301 shares. Qs Ltd Liability Company holds 4 shares. New York State Teachers Retirement System stated it has 0.01% in Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI). Teton Inc has invested 0.28% of its portfolio in Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI). Diversified Tru has invested 0.02% in Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI).

Since March 7, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $495,141 activity. CANNON CHARLES H JR had sold 5,014 shares worth $495,141.

The stock decreased 0.78% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $95.6. About 13,350 shares traded. Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) has risen 11.03% since March 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.67% the S&P500.

Among 6 analysts covering Standex Int’l Corp. (NYSE:SXI), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Standex Int’l Corp. has $125.0 highest and $98.0 lowest target. $113.75’s average target is 18.99% above currents $95.6 stock price. Standex Int’l Corp. had 8 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was initiated on Wednesday, November 29 by C.L. King. Sidoti downgraded Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) on Monday, December 19 to “Neutral” rating. Wunderlich maintained it with “Buy” rating and $98.0 target in Thursday, August 27 report. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Tuesday, August 11 by Zacks. On Monday, December 12 the stock rating was initiated by CJS Securities with “Market Perform”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, July 17 by FBR Capital.

Standex International Corporation manufactures and sells various services and products for commercial and industrial markets in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.23 billion. The company's Food Service Equipment segment offers refrigerated cabinets, cases, display units, coolers and freezers, ovens, char broilers, ranges, griddles, toasters, warmers, roller grills, countertop merchandisers, cook and hold units, rotisseries, pressure fryers, deep fryers, baking equipment, pump systems, and display cases. It has a 36.91 P/E ratio. The Company’s Engraving segment provides mold texturizing and slush molding tools; and roll engraving, hygiene product tooling, low observation vents for stealth aircraft, and process machineries, as well as project management and design services.

Since March 1, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $107,268 activity. The insider HUDAK JAMES L sold 2,000 shares worth $107,268.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.11, from 1.01 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 23 investors sold CIT Group Inc. shares while 91 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 72 raised stakes. 134.52 million shares or 7.51% less from 145.43 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Twin Cap holds 0.05% of its portfolio in CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) for 19,435 shares. Moreover, Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Communications Ltd has 0.01% invested in CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) for 10,574 shares. Cibc Asset Mgmt invested in 10,823 shares or 0% of the stock. Art Advsrs Limited Liability invested in 20,100 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Nuveen Asset Mgmt invested in 0.08% or 259,803 shares. Alliancebernstein Lp invested 0% in CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT). Principal Financial Group Incorporated has 16,222 shares. Geode Mngmt Lc owns 1.05 million shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Cipher Cap L P holds 0.19% in CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) or 51,504 shares. Fny Managed Accounts Lc invested in 564 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage holds 0.01% of its portfolio in CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) for 58,095 shares. Next Gru accumulated 0% or 103 shares. Jane Street Group Incorporated Limited Liability Com holds 46,401 shares. Lazard Asset Mngmt Ltd Co holds 104,494 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Thompson Siegel Walmsley Ltd Com invested in 2.99 million shares.

The stock increased 2.79% or $1.41 during the last trading session, reaching $51.96. About 415,184 shares traded. CIT Group Inc. (NYSE:CIT) has risen 46.21% since March 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.51% the S&P500.