Ameren (AEE) Underweight Rating Reiterated by Morgan Stanley; The Target Price per Share is Set to $57; DONGJIANG ENVIRONMENTAL CO LTD SHARES H (SZDEF) SI Decreased By 1.51%

In a report revealed on today, Morgan Stanley reconfirmed their Underweight rating on Ameren (NYSE:AEE)‘s stock. The price target would suggest a potential upside of 2.68% from firm’s last stock close price.

DONGJIANG ENVIRONMENTAL CO LTD SHARES H (OTCMKTS:SZDEF) had a decrease of 1.51% in short interest. SZDEF’s SI was 534,400 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 1.51% from 542,600 shares previously. It closed at $1.56 lastly. It is down 0.00% since April 16, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Analysts await Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $0.58 EPS, up 38.10% or $0.16 from last year’s $0.42 per share. AEE’s profit will be $141.14 million for 23.93 P/E if the $0.58 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.39 actual EPS reported by Ameren Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 48.72% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.16 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.03, from 1.13 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 37 investors sold Ameren Corporation shares while 140 reduced holdings. 54 funds opened positions while 152 raised stakes. 165.76 million shares or 1.13% less from 167.66 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE). Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) for 11,620 shares. Wellington Mgmt Grp Incorporated Limited Liability Partnership reported 488,234 shares stake. Community Bank Na holds 0.02% or 2,498 shares in its portfolio. Brookfield Asset Mngmt holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) for 30,900 shares. Los Angeles Cap And Equity holds 177,092 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. Rothschild Invest Corporation Il has 15,943 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. Ftb Advsrs has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE). Greenleaf reported 0% stake. Pggm Investments owns 760,200 shares for 0.25% of their portfolio. Brandywine Global Investment Mgmt Lc owns 219,579 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Ngam Advisors Limited Partnership invested 0.02% in Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE). Advsrs Asset Mngmt Inc invested in 0.05% or 51,433 shares. Federated Invsts Inc Pa accumulated 0% or 16,272 shares. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co Ltd Liability Com holds 0.03% or 89,600 shares in its portfolio.

The stock increased 0.33% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $55.51. About 1.59M shares traded. Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) has declined 0.30% since April 16, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.85% the S&P500.

Since February 28, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $1.00 million activity. 1,923 Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) shares with value of $104,380 were sold by Lindgren Mark C. 13,111 shares were sold by LYONS MARTIN J, worth $714,812 on Wednesday, February 28. $79,357 worth of stock was sold by NELSON GREGORY L on Wednesday, February 28. 1,952 Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) shares with value of $105,955 were sold by Steinke Bruce A.

Ameren Corporation operates as a public utility holding firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $13.51 billion. It operates through four divisions: Ameren Missouri, Ameren Illinois Electric Distribution, Ameren Illinois Natural Gas, and Ameren Transmission. It has a 25.94 P/E ratio. The firm is involved in the rate-regulated electric generation, transmission, and distribution activities; and rate-regulated natural gas transmission and distribution businesses.

Among 9 analysts covering Ameren (NYSE:AEE), 3 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Ameren has $6600 highest and $5 lowest target. $55.86’s average target is 0.63% above currents $55.51 stock price. Ameren had 24 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wolfe Research upgraded Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) on Monday, August 3 to “Outperform” rating. The stock has “Neutral” rating by UBS on Wednesday, February 21. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, March 27 by Gabelli. UBS upgraded Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) on Monday, April 2 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Thursday, August 10. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Wednesday, October 19 by UBS. The stock of Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, August 24 by Argus Research. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, February 13 with “Underweight”. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, May 16. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, August 25 by Zacks.

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