Titan Machinery Inc. (TITN) Forms $19.60 Double Top; Navigant Consulting (NCI) Has 0.87 Sentiment

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Navigant Consulting Inc (NCI) investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in Q4 2017. It’s down -0.44, from 1.31 in 2017Q3. The ratio worsened, as 67 funds increased and opened new stock positions, while 77 sold and reduced equity positions in Navigant Consulting Inc. The funds in our database now hold: 38.52 million shares, down from 40.29 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Navigant Consulting Inc in top ten stock positions increased from 0 to 1 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 31 Reduced: 46 Increased: 46 New Position: 21.

Titan Machinery Inc. (TITN) formed double top with $20.58 target or 5.00% above today’s $19.60 share price. Titan Machinery Inc. (TITN) has $425.24M valuation. The stock increased 1.82% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $19.6. About 106,866 shares traded. Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) has risen 42.88% since April 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.33% the S&P500.

Tieton Capital Management Llc holds 3.91% of its portfolio in Navigant Consulting, Inc. for 234,444 shares. Tributary Capital Management Llc owns 1.04 million shares or 1.75% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Northwest Investment Counselors Llc has 0.32% invested in the company for 41,072 shares. The Minnesota-based Foundry Partners Llc has invested 0.18% in the stock. Pacific Ridge Capital Partners Llc, a Oregon-based fund reported 30,520 shares.

The stock decreased 0.28% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $21.54. About 290,027 shares traded or 8.80% up from the average. Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NCI) has declined 15.58% since April 29, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.13% the S&P500.

Navigant Consulting, Inc. provides professional services to corporate executives and senior management, corporate counsel, law firms, corporate boards, special committees, and governmental agencies worldwide. The company has market cap of $970.75 million. The firm operates through four divisions: Healthcare; Energy; Financial Services Advisory and Compliance; and Disputes, Forensics & Legal Technology. It has a 13.9 P/E ratio. The Healthcare segment provides consulting and business process management services to healthcare providers, payers, and life sciences companies.

Analysts await Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:NCI) to report earnings on May, 2. They expect $0.30 EPS, up 11.11% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.27 per share. NCI’s profit will be $13.52M for 17.95 P/E if the $0.30 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.29 actual EPS reported by Navigant Consulting, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.45% EPS growth.

Analysts await Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) to report earnings on May, 24. They expect $-0.10 EPS, up 47.37% or $0.09 from last year’s $-0.19 per share. After $-0.10 actual EPS reported by Titan Machinery Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Among 8 analysts covering Titan Machinery (NASDAQ:TITN), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Titan Machinery has $2600 highest and $15.0 lowest target. $22.40’s average target is 14.29% above currents $19.6 stock price. Titan Machinery had 17 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of TITN in report on Thursday, August 24 with “Buy” rating. As per Thursday, March 29, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. Piper Jaffray maintained Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) rating on Friday, August 4. Piper Jaffray has “Hold” rating and $1800 target. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, April 4 by William Blair. The firm has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Tuesday, October 10. Piper Jaffray maintained Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) on Thursday, November 30 with “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 6 by Zacks. As per Friday, October 27, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. Sidoti upgraded the shares of TITN in report on Tuesday, December 15 to “Buy” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, March 29 by Stephens.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.43 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.08, from 1.35 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 12 investors sold Titan Machinery Inc. shares while 34 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 35 raised stakes. 16.91 million shares or 3.18% more from 16.39 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Barclays Plc holds 0% or 3,446 shares. Us National Bank De has 0% invested in Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) for 1,711 shares. Massachusetts Financial Ma reported 49,599 shares. Bogle Inv Mngmt Limited Partnership De holds 65,299 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Moreover, Franklin Resources has 0% invested in Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN). Qs Invsts Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 34 shares. Rmb Cap Ltd Liability Corporation owns 28,640 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Fny Managed Accounts Llc holds 0% of its portfolio in Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) for 157 shares. Sei Invs reported 23,008 shares. Schroder Investment Mgmt Gru reported 26,786 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Gp One Trading Limited Partnership, a Illinois-based fund reported 1,309 shares. Fmr Limited Company reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN). Gsa Cap Prtn Llp invested in 12,257 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Glob X Mgmt Commerce Ltd invested in 0% or 5,654 shares. Kennedy Cap Mngmt Incorporated invested 0.07% of its portfolio in Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN).

Since January 3, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $1.41 million activity. Knutson Bryan J sold $56,763 worth of stock or 2,374 shares. $1.35 million worth of Titan Machinery Inc. (NASDAQ:TITN) was sold by Meyer David Joseph.

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