The Insider Gary Mentesana Paid for 500 shares of MMA Capital Management, (MMAC); Financial Engines (FNGN) Sentiment Is 1.47

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Financial Engines Inc (FNGN) investors sentiment decreased to 1.47 in Q4 2017. It’s down -0.03, from 1.5 in 2017Q3. The ratio dived, as 100 hedge funds increased and opened new stock positions, while 68 sold and reduced their stakes in Financial Engines Inc. The hedge funds in our database now possess: 67.34 million shares, down from 67.53 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Financial Engines Inc in top ten stock positions increased from 1 to 2 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 24 Reduced: 44 Increased: 63 New Position: 37.

Villere St Denis J & Co Llc holds 4.43% of its portfolio in Financial Engines, Inc. for 2.35 million shares. Hcsf Management Llc owns 200,000 shares or 4.11% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Van Berkom & Associates Inc. has 2.19% invested in the company for 2.21 million shares. The Quebec – Canada-based Pembroke Management Ltd has invested 1.71% in the stock. Mogy Joel R Investment Counsel Inc, a California-based fund reported 270,916 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 8 insider sales for $1.37 million activity.

Analysts await Financial Engines, Inc. (NASDAQ:FNGN) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $0.32 EPS, up 28.00% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.25 per share. FNGN’s profit will be $20.31M for 25.98 P/E if the $0.32 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.29 actual EPS reported by Financial Engines, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 10.34% EPS growth.

The stock increased 1.84% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $33.25. About 140,530 shares traded. Financial Engines, Inc. (FNGN) has declined 13.81% since April 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.36% the S&P500.

Financial Engines, Inc. provides independent technology-enabled financial advisory, discretionary portfolio management, personalized investment advice, financial and retirement income planning, and financial education and guidance services in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.11 billion. The firm assists individuals to develop a strategy to reach investing and retirement goals by offering a set of services, including personalized plans for saving and investing, assessments of retirement income, and the option to meet face-to-face with a financial advisor. It has a 46.18 P/E ratio. The Company’s services and products include Professional Management that provides discretionary portfolio management service for individuals in the workplace who want affordable and personalized portfolio management for their retirement accounts; Personal Advisor, which offers discretionary portfolio management for 401, IRA, and taxable accounts for defined contribution (DC) plan participants and individuals outside the workplace; Online Advice, an Internet investment advisory service designed for individuals who wish to take an active role in personally managing their portfolios; Income Planning that provides access to retirement income planning services, including social security guidance; and Financial Wellness, which offers a range of financial education and guidance through multiple channels, including on-site events, online content, and phone advisors.

MMA Capital Management, LLC creates and manages investments in housing and renewable energy sectors in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $153.42 million. The Company’s bond portfolio primarily comprises multifamily tax-exempt bonds, as well as other real estate related bond investments. It has a 8.2 P/E ratio. The firm offers leveraged bonds; low-income housing tax credits; asset management and administrative services to a limited liability firm and a commercial bank; guarantees to third parties related to the receipt of tax credits; and debt capital to develop build, and operate renewable energy systems.

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