AO World (LON:AO) Stock Rating Reconfirmed at Peel Hunt; Dollar Tree Has 0.81 Sentiment

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AO World (LON:AO) stock had its “Hold” Rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Peel Hunt in a note revealed to clients and investors on 21 June.

Dollar Tree Inc (DLTR) investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in 2018 Q1. It’s down -0.36, from 1.17 in 2017Q4. The ratio is negative, as 230 hedge funds opened new or increased equity positions, while 283 reduced and sold positions in Dollar Tree Inc. The hedge funds in our database now have: 209.04 million shares, up from 204.89 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Dollar Tree Inc in top ten equity positions decreased from 18 to 11 for a decrease of 7. Sold All: 67 Reduced: 216 Increased: 162 New Position: 68.

Manor Road Capital Partners Llc holds 7.43% of its portfolio in Dollar Tree, Inc. for 450,000 shares. Avenir Corp owns 590,375 shares or 6.11% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Akre Capital Management Llc has 6.02% invested in the company for 4.84 million shares. The New York-based Riverpark Capital Management Llc has invested 4.64% in the stock. Palestra Capital Management Llc, a New York-based fund reported 840,872 shares.

More notable recent Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Dollar Tree: No Need To Panic” on June 05, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Credit Suisse defends Dollar Tree” published on June 12, 2018, Investorplace.com published: “20 Nasdaq-100 Stocks That Will Heat Up 2H18” on June 15, 2018. More interesting news about Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) were released by: Livetradingnews.com and their article: “Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) Declines 14.28%” published on June 01, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Five Below Inc Isn’t Your Ordinary Retail Stock” with publication date: June 07, 2018.

Ratings analysis reveals 29% of Dollar Tree’s analysts are positive. Out of 7 Wall Street analysts rating Dollar Tree, 2 give it “Buy”, 2 “Sell” rating, while 3 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $63.0 while the high is $88.0. The stock’s average target of $77 is -11.04% below today’s ($86.56) share price. DLTR was included in 7 notes of analysts from August 26, 2016. The rating was initiated by Barclays Capital with “Equal Weight” on Friday, September 23. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Atlantic Securities given on Tuesday, September 27. The company was downgraded on Friday, August 26 by M Partners. The stock of Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, December 7 by Loop Capital. The stock of Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) earned “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, October 13. Bernstein initiated the stock with “Underperform” rating in Monday, February 6 report. The stock of Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) earned “Accumulate” rating by Johnson Rice on Tuesday, November 15.

Dollar Tree, Inc. operates variety retail stores in the United States and Canada. The company has market cap of $20.58 billion. It operates in two divisions, Dollar Tree and Family Dollar. It has a 12.32 P/E ratio. The Dollar Tree segment offers merchandise at the fixed price of $1.00.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 4 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $99,174 activity.

Analysts await Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) to report earnings on August, 23. They expect $1.15 earnings per share, up 16.16% or $0.16 from last year’s $0.99 per share. DLTR’s profit will be $273.44 million for 18.82 P/E if the $1.15 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.19 actual earnings per share reported by Dollar Tree, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -3.36% negative EPS growth.

The stock decreased 0.81% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $86.56. About 2.01M shares traded. Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) has risen 20.79% since June 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.22% the S&P500. Some Historical DLTR News: ; 16/03/2018 – CFO Wampler Gifts 652 Of Dollar Tree Inc; 07/03/2018 – Soft forecast deals a blow to Dollar Tree; 07/03/2018 Dollar Tree 4Q Net $1.04B; 07/03/2018 – DOLLAR TREE INC – QTRLY ENTERPRISE SAME-STORE SALES INCREASED 2.4% ON A CONSTANT CURRENCY BASIS; 15/03/2018 – Dollar General’s strong same-store sales suggest revamp paying off; 07/03/2018 – BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Dollar Tree, Autodesk, H & R Block, Abercrombie & Fitch; 20/04/2018 – DOLLAR TREE – THE $1,250 MLN REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY MATURES ON APRIL 19, 2023 & THE $782 MLN TERM LOAN FACILITY MATURES ON APRIL 19, 2020; 15/05/2018 – Ivy Adds Dollar Tree, Exits Molson Coors, Cuts Microsemi: 13F; 05/04/2018 – NEW DEAL: Dollar Tree $Benchmark; 2NC1 FRN, 5Y, 7Y, 10Y; 24/05/2018 – Moody’s Affirms One Class of CSFB 2005-C4

AO World plc operates as an online retailer of domestic appliances in the United Kingdom and Europe. The company has market cap of 693.69 million GBP. The firm offers TVs, home cinema and sound bars, Blu-ray and DVD players, TV accessories, audio products, and set top and smart TV boxes; and computing products, including laptops, desktop PC??s, tablets, computing accessories, software, storage products, and monitors and projectors, as well as scanners, printers, and inks. It currently has negative earnings. It also provides laundry products, such as washing machines, tumble dryers, and wash dryers; dishwashers; fridges and freezers, fridges, American fridges and freezers, freezers, chest freezers, wine coolers, and under counter products; and cooking products comprising ovens, hobs, cooker hoods, extractor fans, cookers, range cookers, microwaves, and compact cooking products.

Among 7 analysts covering Ao World (LON:AO), 1 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Ao World has GBX 250 highest and GBX 120 lowest target. GBX 149.67’s average target is -1.01% below currents GBX 151.2 stock price. Ao World had 72 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Sell” rating by Shore Capital on Tuesday, June 5. The stock has “Buy” rating by Numis Securities on Wednesday, June 8. As per Tuesday, April 10, the company rating was maintained by Peel Hunt. Numis Securities maintained the shares of AO in report on Thursday, January 12 with “Buy” rating. The stock of AO World plc (LON:AO) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, November 22. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Neutral” on Thursday, February 9. JP Morgan maintained the shares of AO in report on Wednesday, January 6 with “Neutral” rating. Numis Securities maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 250 target in Tuesday, November 22 report. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Friday, April 6 by Shore Capital. The stock of AO World plc (LON:AO) earned “Buy” rating by Peel Hunt on Monday, December 4.

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