Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN)’s Stock Insider Deal – David Mccreight Unloaded 51,019 Shares; Stonebridge Capital Advisors Raised Verizon Communications (VZ) Stake

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Stonebridge Capital Advisors Llc increased Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) stake by 7.06% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Stonebridge Capital Advisors Llc acquired 6,532 shares as Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)’s stock declined 11.05%. The Stonebridge Capital Advisors Llc holds 99,074 shares with $5.24M value, up from 92,542 last quarter. Verizon Communications Inc now has $200.87B valuation. The stock increased 1.59% or $0.76 during the last trading session, reaching $48.66. About 14.21M shares traded. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 3.72% since April 24, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.27% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.14, from 0.88 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 57 investors sold VZ shares while 662 reduced holdings. 141 funds opened positions while 592 raised stakes. 2.54 billion shares or 0.48% more from 2.53 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 174,103 were reported by Maryland Cap Mgmt. Monroe Bankshares Tru Mi holds 0.58% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 30,948 shares. Madison Invest Hldgs reported 404,696 shares. Stearns Financial Service holds 0.53% or 41,626 shares in its portfolio. 13,581 are held by Valmark Advisers. Cape Ann State Bank holds 0.55% or 8,266 shares. Blue Financial Cap invested in 14,396 shares. Southeast Asset Advsr holds 0.14% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) for 8,902 shares. Dubuque National Bank & Trust Tru Com has invested 0.34% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Payden & Rygel owns 363,600 shares. Moreover, Matrix Asset Advsr Ny has 1.56% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Manufacturers Life Insur The reported 0.52% in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Diligent Llc invested in 0.21% or 6,119 shares. Piedmont Invest Advisors Lc owns 878,860 shares. San Francisco Sentry Inv Gru (Ca) accumulated 0.36% or 22,915 shares.

Among 29 analysts covering Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Verizon Communications Inc. has $63 highest and $44 lowest target. $54.41’s average target is 11.82% above currents $48.66 stock price. Verizon Communications Inc. had 78 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by Macquarie Research on Thursday, June 15. The stock of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 18 by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Wednesday, January 25 by RBC Capital Markets. Oppenheimer downgraded the shares of VZ in report on Wednesday, July 20 to “Perform” rating. Hilliard Lyons downgraded Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) on Wednesday, July 27 to “Neutral” rating. The rating was upgraded by Moffett Nathanson to “Buy” on Tuesday, February 21. The rating was downgraded by HSBC to “Hold” on Thursday, December 14. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, October 21 by Argus Research. Robert W. Baird maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Wednesday, October 4. Robert W. Baird has “Hold” rating and $49.0 target. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, January 25 by FBR Capital.

Since October 27, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $376,615 activity. The insider Skiadas Anthony T sold 6,967 shares worth $346,957. Another trade for 610 shares valued at $29,658 was made by SILLIMAN CRAIG L. on Friday, October 27.

David Mccreight, the well informed person, who serves as a President – URBN of Urban Outfitters Inc sold closely 51,019 shares of the firm valued by the market at roughly $1,983,721 U.S. Dollars which is based on a market stock price of 38.9 U.S. Dollars for each one share. David is trying to silently decrease his company’s share, same as he did in the last month. He unloaded another 147,319 shares worth $5,677,674 USD. The trade will most probably not remain disregarded as it was huge one. At present, he possess a total of 57,881 shares or 0.05% of the company’s total market cap. The trade was unveiled in a SEC report on 23-04-2018.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.98 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.38, from 0.6 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 33 investors sold Urban Outfitters, Inc. shares while 87 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 42 raised stakes. 78.97 million shares or 12.40% less from 90.14 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Financial Bank Of Ny Mellon Corporation accumulated 2.81M shares. Assetmark Inc holds 0% or 101 shares. Fmr Limited Liability Company reported 5.36M shares. Blair William And Company Il owns 0.01% invested in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) for 56,750 shares. Lord Abbett & Company Limited Liability Company reported 0.12% of its portfolio in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). 8,929 were reported by Savings Bank Of Montreal Can. Pacad Inv invested in 2,201 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Acadian Asset Management Lc holds 0.01% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) or 63,086 shares. The Tennessee-based Weaver C Barksdale & Associate Inc has invested 0.02% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). Moreover, Fifth Third State Bank has 0% invested in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement holds 134,743 shares. Ahl Prtn Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.03% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). Georgia-based Shapiro Cap Ltd Liability Company has invested 5.84% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN). Cornerstone Cap Management Hldgs Limited Liability Corporation invested in 333,925 shares. Marshall Wace Limited Liability Partnership holds 0.03% in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) or 23,366 shares.

Analysts await Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) to report earnings on May, 15. They expect $0.29 EPS, up 123.08% or $0.16 from last year’s $0.13 per share. URBN’s profit will be $31.48 million for 33.47 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.69 actual EPS reported by Urban Outfitters, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -57.97% negative EPS growth.

Among 38 analysts covering Urban Outfitters Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN), 15 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 20 Hold. Therefore 39% are positive. Urban Outfitters Inc. has $53 highest and $16 lowest target. $33.81’s average target is -12.93% below currents $38.83 stock price. Urban Outfitters Inc. had 135 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, April 4 by Citigroup. Credit Suisse maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $34 target in Wednesday, August 17 report. Wolfe Research initiated the stock with “Peer Perform” rating in Tuesday, August 18 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, March 8. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, March 6 report. As per Wednesday, August 16, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. The stock of Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) earned “Market Perform” rating by Telsey Advisory Group on Tuesday, November 17. The stock of Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, November 20 by Oppenheimer. On Wednesday, July 5 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, August 17 by Jefferies.

Urban Outfitters, Inc. engages in the retail and wholesale of general consumer products. The company has market cap of $4.22 billion. It operates through two divisions, Retail and Wholesale. It has a 40.45 P/E ratio. The firm retails women's and men's fashion apparel, intimates, footwear, beauty and accessories, home goods, activewear, and electronics for young adults aged 18 to 28 under the Urban Outfitters brand; and assortment, including women's casual apparel and accessories, intimates, shoes, beauty, home furnishings, and various gifts and decorative items for women aged 28 to 45 under the Anthropologie brand.

The stock increased 1.25% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $38.83. About 1.19M shares traded. Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) has risen 55.71% since April 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 44.16% the S&P500.

Since March 9, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 15 insider sales for $21.84 million activity. The insider ANTOIAN EDWARD N sold $762,902. Conforti Frank sold $738,593 worth of stock or 20,941 shares. Hayne Azeez also sold $405,331 worth of Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN) shares. Another trade for 20,000 shares valued at $738,060 was sold by LAWSON JOEL S III. 20,000 shares were sold by CHERKEN HARRY S JR, worth $781,900 on Thursday, April 12. The insider BELAIR SCOTT A sold $5.30 million. Hollinger Calvin sold $613,235 worth of stock.

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