Quantres Asset Management LTD Has Increased Ppl (PPL) Holding By $615,000; 6 Analysts Covering Firestone Diamonds plc (LON:FDI)

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Quantres Asset Management Ltd increased Ppl Corp (PPL) stake by 253.09% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Quantres Asset Management Ltd acquired 20,500 shares as Ppl Corp (PPL)’s stock declined 10.38%. The Quantres Asset Management Ltd holds 28,600 shares with $885,000 value, up from 8,100 last quarter. Ppl Corp now has $19.45B valuation. The stock decreased 1.28% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $27.82. About 5.36M shares traded. PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has declined 25.72% since May 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 37.27% the S&P500.

Among 8 analysts covering Firestone Diamonds PLC (LON:FDI), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Firestone Diamonds PLC had 56 analyst reports since September 2, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. FinnCap maintained Firestone Diamonds plc (LON:FDI) on Thursday, October 6 with “Buy” rating. On Monday, October 17 the stock rating was maintained by Macquarie Research with “Outperform”. The stock of Firestone Diamonds plc (LON:FDI) earned “Sector Performer” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, October 12. The stock of Firestone Diamonds plc (LON:FDI) earned “Buy” rating by FinnCap on Tuesday, December 1. The company was maintained on Wednesday, March 29 by Macquarie Research. On Monday, September 5 the stock rating was maintained by Macquarie Research with “Outperform”. Canaccord Genuity initiated Firestone Diamonds plc (LON:FDI) rating on Monday, January 8. Canaccord Genuity has “Speculative Buy” rating and GBX 20 target. On Thursday, June 22 the stock rating was maintained by FinnCap with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, April 27 with “Outperform”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, October 10 by Macquarie Research. See Firestone Diamonds plc (LON:FDI) latest ratings:

08/03/2018 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Speculative Buy Old Target: GBX 20.00 New Target: GBX 20.00 Maintain
08/01/2018 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Speculative Buy New Target: GBX 20.00 Initiate

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.05, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 52 investors sold PPL shares while 213 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 226 raised stakes. 479.50 million shares or 0.01% less from 479.53 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. 28,600 were accumulated by Quantres Asset Mgmt Limited. Parallax Volatility Advisers Lp invested 0% in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Mirae Asset Glob Invests Ltd stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Tower Bridge Advisors stated it has 9,806 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Paloma Partners Management invested in 359,243 shares or 0.15% of the stock. Fmr Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.06% in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). First Allied Advisory Services has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). 7,475 were accumulated by Comml Bank Of The Ozarks. Cambridge Inv Rech Advisors Incorporated owns 119,668 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. New York-based Sg Americas Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.07% in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Florida-based Sawgrass Asset Mngmt Limited has invested 0.02% in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Stralem And Inc has invested 2.74% of its portfolio in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Capstone Invest Lc accumulated 7,500 shares. 73 were reported by Dubuque National Bank & Trust. Synovus holds 0% or 6,761 shares.

Among 14 analysts covering PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. PPL Corporation has $43.5000 highest and $31.50 lowest target. $36.36’s average target is 30.70% above currents $27.82 stock price. PPL Corporation had 43 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained it with “Hold” rating and $37 target in Wednesday, August 10 report. RBC Capital Markets upgraded the shares of PPL in report on Tuesday, March 6 to “Outperform” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) rating on Sunday, September 24. RBC Capital Markets has “Hold” rating and $38.0 target. On Monday, June 27 the stock rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital to “Equal-Weight”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, June 20 by Jefferies. The rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank on Friday, October 30 to “Buy”. As per Monday, February 12, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. The stock of PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, July 14. The stock of PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, August 10 by Guggenheim. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Neutral” on Monday, June 26.

Quantres Asset Management Ltd decreased Salesforce.Com Inc (NYSE:CRM) stake by 4,700 shares to 8,900 valued at $910,000 in 2017Q4. It also reduced Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:VRTX) stake by 14,700 shares and now owns 2,100 shares. Mattel Inc (NASDAQ:MAT) was reduced too.

More news for PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “PPL Corporation 2018 Q1 – Results – Earnings Call Slides” on May 03, 2018. Streetinsider.com‘s article titled: “PPL Corp. (PPL) Commences 55M Share Common Stock with Forward Component” and published on May 08, 2018 is yet another important article.

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