The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG) Forms $27.93 Double Top; Shorts at TOPDANMARK AS UNSPONSORED ADR DENMARK (TPDKY) Lowered By 44.07%

TOPDANMARK AS UNSPONSORED ADR DENMARK (OTCMKTS:TPDKY) had a decrease of 44.07% in short interest. TPDKY’s SI was 3,300 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 44.07% from 5,900 shares previously. With 1,100 avg volume, 3 days are for TOPDANMARK AS UNSPONSORED ADR DENMARK (OTCMKTS:TPDKY)’s short sellers to cover TPDKY’s short positions. It closed at $4.95 lastly. It is down 0.00% since April 30, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG) formed double top with $29.61 target or 6.00% above today’s $27.93 share price. The Ensign Group, Inc. (ENSG) has $1.46 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.47% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $27.93. About 25,695 shares traded. The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) has risen 44.87% since April 30, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 33.32% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.58 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.47, from 1.11 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 10 investors sold The Ensign Group, Inc. shares while 42 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 60 raised stakes. 42.07 million shares or 1.36% more from 41.50 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Assetmark accumulated 0% or 15 shares. Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc reported 34,500 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Natl Bank Of America De invested in 192,562 shares or 0% of the stock. Fdx, a California-based fund reported 18,264 shares. Moreover, New Amsterdam Prtn Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.26% invested in The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG). State Common Retirement Fund holds 0% in The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) or 85,663 shares. 1,898 are held by Royal National Bank & Trust Of Canada. California State Teachers Retirement Systems accumulated 0% or 75,925 shares. Old National National Bank & Trust In has invested 0.01% in The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG). Parkside Financial Bank And Tru has 0% invested in The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG). Barclays Public Limited Company holds 19,780 shares. Geode Management Llc reported 431,818 shares. Morgan Stanley invested in 199,973 shares or 0% of the stock. Copeland Mngmt Ltd Liability invested in 1.48% or 1.05 million shares. Heartland owns 300,000 shares.

Among 7 analysts covering Ensign Group (NASDAQ:ENSG), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Ensign Group has $58 highest and $21.0 lowest target. $26.40’s average target is -5.48% below currents $27.93 stock price. Ensign Group had 19 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Friday, February 12 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of ENSG in report on Monday, June 26 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Sunday, February 11 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Thursday, May 12, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Oppenheimer maintained The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) on Wednesday, August 5 with “Outperform” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, February 9 by SunTrust. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 9 by Cantor Fitzgerald. As per Thursday, February 8, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Sunday, November 19. The stock of The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) has “Mkt Underperform” rating given on Wednesday, January 4 by JMP Securities.

Analysts await The Ensign Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENSG) to report earnings on May, 7. They expect $0.42 EPS, up 35.48% or $0.11 from last year’s $0.31 per share. ENSG’s profit will be $21.89 million for 16.63 P/E if the $0.42 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.34 actual EPS reported by The Ensign Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 23.53% EPS growth.

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