Jefferies & Co Reiterates $63.00 Target On KLX (NDAQ:KLXI), Reiterates Hold Rating; J Goldman & Company LP Has Raised By $7.20 Million Its Eastman Chem Co (Call) (EMN) Stake

J Goldman & Company Lp increased Eastman Chem Co (Call) (EMN) stake by 57.14% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. J Goldman & Company Lp acquired 80,000 shares as Eastman Chem Co (Call) (EMN)’s stock declined 2.09%. The J Goldman & Company Lp holds 220,000 shares with $19.91 million value, up from 140,000 last quarter. Eastman Chem Co (Call) now has $13.36B valuation. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $92.98. About 725,946 shares traded. Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) has risen 7.60% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.10% the S&P500.

The stock increased 9.97% or $6.28 during the last trading session, reaching $69.28. About 1.44 million shares traded or 312.31% up from the average. KLX Inc. (NDAQ:KLXI) has risen 43.74% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 27.04% the S&P500.

J Goldman & Company Lp decreased Kapstone Paper & Packaging C (NYSE:KS) stake by 26,420 shares to 93,580 valued at $2.01 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Liberty Media Corp Delaware stake by 106,802 shares and now owns 640,984 shares. Ishares Tr (Put) (IWM) was reduced too.

Among 16 analysts covering Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN), 9 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Eastman Chemical Company had 49 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of EMN in report on Wednesday, June 21 with “Buy” rating. On Friday, October 27 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy”. JP Morgan maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $105 target in Monday, October 30 report. As per Monday, May 2, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Deutsche Bank maintained Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) on Monday, May 2 with “Buy” rating. RBC Capital Markets maintained Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) on Monday, June 5 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, November 2 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, August 7. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, June 16 report. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Monday, August 28.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.18 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.04, from 1.14 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 32 investors sold EMN shares while 175 reduced holdings. 67 funds opened positions while 178 raised stakes. 115.86 million shares or 0.58% less from 116.54 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc has 0.02% invested in Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) for 7,406 shares. Moreover, Guyasuta Inv has 0.08% invested in Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) for 7,445 shares. Gideon Capital Advisors stated it has 2,743 shares or 0.24% of all its holdings. Argent Cap Management Limited Co stated it has 172,460 shares. Kentucky Retirement Systems Trust Fund, a Kentucky-based fund reported 3,856 shares. Franklin Resources Incorporated holds 557,975 shares. Advisor Prtnrs Lc holds 0.08% in Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) or 4,723 shares. Profund Advisors Limited owns 8,451 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. Apg Asset Management Nv holds 957,213 shares. 9,200 are owned by Hirtle Callaghan Limited Liability Corp. Adage Capital Prns Group Inc Ltd Liability reported 313,900 shares. Nikko Asset Management Americas stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN). Moneta Gru Inv Advsr Ltd Llc accumulated 0.05% or 3,800 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management holds 23,101 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Plante Moran Fincl Lc holds 0% or 27 shares.

Since August 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 sales for $934,680 activity. $479,024 worth of Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) was sold by Stuckey Perry. COX MARK K sold $117,936 worth of stock or 1,400 shares. HORNBAKER RENEE J sold $337,720 worth of stock or 4,000 shares.

Analysts await KLX Inc. (NASDAQ:KLXI) to report earnings on March, 6. They expect $0.80 EPS, up 81.82% or $0.36 from last year’s $0.44 per share. KLXI’s profit will be $40.29M for 21.65 P/E if the $0.80 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.80 actual EPS reported by KLX Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.