Kansas City Southern (KSU) At $106.70 Forms Top; Cadiz (CDZI) Shorts Increased By 10.59%

Cadiz Inc. (NASDAQ:CDZI) Logo

Kansas City Southern (KSU) formed multiple top with $109.90 target or 3.00% above today’s $106.70 share price. Kansas City Southern (KSU) has $10.95 billion valuation. The stock decreased 2.15% or $2.35 during the last trading session, reaching $106.7. About 2.00 million shares traded or 58.22% up from the average. Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has risen 27.52% since April 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.97% the S&P500.

Cadiz Inc (NASDAQ:CDZI) had an increase of 10.59% in short interest. CDZI’s SI was 2.56 million shares in April as released by FINRA. Its up 10.59% from 2.32 million shares previously. With 209,300 avg volume, 12 days are for Cadiz Inc (NASDAQ:CDZI)’s short sellers to cover CDZI’s short positions. The SI to Cadiz Inc’s float is 14.46%. The stock decreased 0.74% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $13.35. About 106,197 shares traded. Cadiz Inc. (NASDAQ:CDZI) has declined 5.84% since April 27, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.39% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.01, from 1.08 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 5 investors sold Cadiz Inc. shares while 17 reduced holdings. 7 funds opened positions while 17 raised stakes. 11.34 million shares or 2.29% more from 11.09 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. California Public Employees Retirement Sys reported 0% stake. Ironsides Asset Advsr Ltd Liability Corp reported 12,680 shares. 322 were accumulated by Tower Research Capital Ltd Liability Corp (Trc). Invesco Limited holds 0% or 94,432 shares in its portfolio. American International Grp Incorporated holds 14,422 shares or 0% of its portfolio. California State Teachers Retirement Systems invested in 0% or 33,749 shares. Odey Asset Mgmt Group stated it has 1.64% of its portfolio in Cadiz Inc. (NASDAQ:CDZI). First Manhattan reported 31,500 shares. Wells Fargo And Mn stated it has 51,268 shares. United Advisers Ltd Llc invested 0% of its portfolio in Cadiz Inc. (NASDAQ:CDZI). Northern Tru owns 263,907 shares. Ameritas Investment Ptnrs reported 1,834 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Barclays Public Ltd Company holds 0% or 3,406 shares. Aqr Capital Limited Liability reported 15,580 shares. Gabelli Funds Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 0% or 15,000 shares.

Cadiz Inc. operates as a land and water resource development firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $309.94 million. It engages in the water resource, and land and agricultural development activities in San Bernardino County properties. It currently has negative earnings. The firm owns approximately 34,000 acres of land and the subsurface strata, including unsaturated soils and appurtenant water rights in the Cadiz and Fenner valleys of eastern San Bernardino County; and approximately 11,000 acres in the Mojave Desert in eastern San Bernardino County.

Among 24 analysts covering Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Kansas City Southern has $132 highest and $3 lowest target. $110.40’s average target is 3.47% above currents $106.7 stock price. Kansas City Southern had 87 analyst reports since August 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 16 by Susquehanna. The rating was upgraded by Aegis Capital on Thursday, December 15 to “Buy”. On Friday, July 21 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. The company was maintained on Friday, October 20 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Thursday, November 30. The stock of Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 4 by Citigroup. The company was maintained on Monday, July 24 by UBS. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, November 3 by Topeka Capital Markets. The stock of Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) earned “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, February 19. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 19 by UBS.

Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU) Institutional Positions Chart