Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (ABG) Touches $65.50 Formed H&S; Liquidity Services (LQDT) Has 1.37 Sentiment

Liquidity Services, Inc. provides e-commerce marketplace solutions to manage, value, and sell inventory and equipment for business and government clients in the United States. The company has market cap of $153.07 million. The companyÂ’s marketplaces include liquidation.com that enable firms to sell surplus and salvage consumer goods and capital assets; govliquidation.com, which enables federal government agencies and commercial businesses to sell surplus and scrap assets; and govdeals.com that enables local and state government entities, school boards, and public utilities to sell surplus and salvage assets. It currently has negative earnings. It also operates networkintl.com, which enables firms to sell idle, surplus, and scrap equipment in the gas and oil, petrochemical, and power generation industries; go-dove.com for firms in the United States, Europe, and Asia to sell manufacturing surplus and salvage capital assets; truckcenter.com, which enables firms to sell surplus and salvage transportation assets; irondirect.com that enables buyers to purchase equipment, attachments, parts, and services from manufacturers of construction equipment; and secondipity.com that provides clients a source of products through donating a portion of the proceeds of sale to charity.

Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (ABG) formed inverse H&S with $71.40 target or 9.00% above today’s $65.50 share price. Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (ABG) has $1.36B valuation. The stock increased 1.31% or $0.85 during the last trading session, reaching $65.5. About 236,768 shares traded. Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG) has risen 7.55% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.15% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 2 sales for $144,838 activity.

Analysts await Liquidity Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:LQDT) to report earnings on February, 8. They expect $-0.31 earnings per share, down 14.81% or $0.04 from last year’s $-0.27 per share. After $-0.33 actual earnings per share reported by Liquidity Services, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -6.06% EPS growth.

The stock increased 1.05% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $4.8. About 122,564 shares traded. Liquidity Services, Inc. (LQDT) has risen 10.20% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.50% the S&P500.

Roumell Asset Management Llc holds 12.16% of its portfolio in Liquidity Services, Inc. for 875,871 shares. Harber Asset Management Llc owns 1.00 million shares or 2.17% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Staley Capital Advisers Inc has 1.24% invested in the company for 2.58 million shares. The Louisiana-based Diversified Investment Strategies Llc has invested 0.76% in the stock. Granahan Investment Management Inc Ma, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 456,946 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.12, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 18 investors sold Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. shares while 52 reduced holdings. 19 funds opened positions while 45 raised stakes. 20.68 million shares or 2.75% less from 21.26 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Brandywine Glob Invest Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG) for 71,405 shares. Schwab Charles Mgmt has 195,424 shares. Comerica Bancorp has 0.01% invested in Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG). Teachers Retirement Of The State Of Kentucky holds 0.01% or 9,300 shares in its portfolio. Parallax Volatility Advisers L P invested in 0% or 103 shares. The California-based Denali Advsrs Limited Com has invested 0% in Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG). State Street reported 531,256 shares. Polaris Capital Management Limited Liability Company stated it has 35,546 shares or 0.12% of all its holdings. Barclays Public Limited Company has 0% invested in Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG). Victory Cap stated it has 0% in Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG). 17,800 were reported by Point72 Asset Mngmt Limited Partnership. Invesco Limited accumulated 40,360 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Lc invested in 0.01% or 9,345 shares. Nationwide Fund has 10,436 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio reported 3,846 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

Among 7 analysts covering Asbury Automotive (NYSE:ABG), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Asbury Automotive has $100 highest and $5500 lowest target. $76.17’s average target is 16.29% above currents $65.5 stock price. Asbury Automotive had 21 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Buckingham Research to “Neutral” on Monday, August 31. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 31 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, September 8 by Craig Hallum. As per Thursday, October 22, the company rating was upgraded by Bank of America. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, July 6 by Jefferies. The stock of Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG) earned “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, October 3. As per Wednesday, October 11, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. As per Monday, April 11, the company rating was initiated by Jefferies. The stock of Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, September 30 by Bank of America. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Wednesday, July 22 by Bank of America.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 insider sales for $14.02 million activity. 495 Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG) shares with value of $26,854 were sold by Stax William Frederick. MONAGHAN CRAIG T also sold $2.94 million worth of Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE:ABG) on Friday, October 27. Another trade for 104,949 shares valued at $5.38 million was sold by MSD CAPITAL L P. ALSFINE JOEL sold $5.38 million worth of stock or 104,949 shares. Clements DEnnis E had sold 5,000 shares worth $293,300.