Cirrus Logic (CRUS) Buy Rating Kept at Stifel Nicolaus; With $75.0 Target; Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) Had 17 Bulls

Among 27 analysts covering Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST), 17 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Ross Stores Inc. had 66 analyst reports since August 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Susquehanna initiated Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) rating on Friday, February 10. Susquehanna has “Positive” rating and $80 target. Miller Tabak initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, June 24 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Wedbush given on Friday, November 18. M Partners upgraded the shares of ROST in report on Wednesday, March 2 to “Buy” rating. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of ROST in report on Wednesday, July 5 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by UBS on Friday, August 19 with “Neutral”. As per Thursday, October 19, the company rating was reinitiated by Buckingham Research. UBS maintained the shares of ROST in report on Friday, May 20 with “Neutral” rating. Cowen & Co maintained Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) on Friday, November 17 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Friday, November 17. See Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) latest ratings:

14/12/2017 Broker: Guggenheim Rating: Buy New Target: $85.0 Maintain
17/11/2017 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $78.0 Maintain
17/11/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $70.0 Maintain
17/11/2017 Broker: Telsey Advisory Rating: Buy New Target: $75.0 Maintain
17/11/2017 Broker: Buckingham Research Rating: Neutral Old Target: $71 New Target: $72 Maintain
17/11/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Market Perform Old Target: $65 New Target: $71 Maintain
17/11/2017 Broker: Nomura Rating: Buy Old Target: $74 New Target: $80 Maintain
17/11/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Overweight Old Target: $70 New Target: $77 Maintain
30/10/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $62.0 Maintain
19/10/2017 Broker: Buckingham Research Rating: Neutral New Target: $71 Reinitiate

Among 15 analysts covering Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ:CRUS), 11 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 73% are positive. Cirrus Logic has $8000 highest and $38.0 lowest target. $61.73’s average target is 18.08% above currents $52.28 stock price. Cirrus Logic had 38 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, August 2, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) earned “Buy” rating by Rosenblatt on Thursday, July 23. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 23. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, November 2. As per Thursday, August 3, the company rating was maintained by M Partners. As per Friday, October 28, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Craig Hallum on Thursday, February 2 with “Hold”. The stock has “Hold” rating by Oppenheimer on Thursday, August 3. Needham maintained it with “Buy” rating and $80.0 target in Friday, November 3 report. The rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy” on Thursday, August 3.

Ross Stores, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates off-price retail apparel and home fashion stores under the Ross Dress for Less and ddÂ’s DISCOUNTS brand names in the United States. The company has market cap of $30.81 billion. It primarily offers apparel, accessories, footwear, and home fashions. It has a 25.75 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s Ross Dress for Less stores sell its products at savings of 20% to 60% off department and specialty store regular prices primarily to middle income households; and ddÂ’s DISCOUNTS stores sell its products at savings of 20% to 70% off moderate department and discount store regular prices to clients from households with moderate income.

The stock decreased 0.15% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $80.61. About 810,870 shares traded. Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) has risen 12.03% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.67% the S&P500.

Since September 12, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $1.35 million activity. The insider Morrow Brian R. sold $402,054. RENTLER BARBARA sold 15,492 shares worth $945,012.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.04 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.04, from 1 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 58 investors sold Ross Stores, Inc. shares while 200 reduced holdings. 72 funds opened positions while 196 raised stakes. 339.45 million shares or 0.11% less from 339.81 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. State Treasurer State Of Michigan accumulated 134,138 shares. Paloma Ptnrs Management has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST). Cleararc Cap owns 0.1% invested in Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) for 10,001 shares. Joel Isaacson & Lc holds 0.32% of its portfolio in Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) for 26,755 shares. Goldman Sachs Group Inc holds 0.12% or 7.37 million shares. Toronto Dominion Bancorp owns 0.03% invested in Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST) for 150,744 shares. The California-based Kayne Anderson Rudnick Inv Mngmt Limited Liability has invested 0.24% in Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST). Alpine Woods Cap Invsts Limited Liability accumulated 50,000 shares. Invesco invested in 0.14% or 5.97M shares. Fenimore Asset Mgmt has invested 3.93% in Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST). Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt Hldg has invested 0.16% in Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST). 2,643 were reported by Welch Grp Limited Liability Company. First Quadrant Lp Ca has invested 0.71% in Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST). Prudential Public Limited Company reported 0% of its portfolio in Ross Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST). Credit Suisse Ag holds 0.09% or 1.38 million shares in its portfolio.

Since August 2, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 15 sales for $7.96 million activity. Shares for $9,940 were sold by SHERMAN WILLIAM D on Monday, October 2. 53,332 shares were sold by Carlson Randolph K, worth $3.05M. KING CHRISTINE sold $281,550 worth of stock. $67,789 worth of Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) was sold by Tupman David J.. 8,610 shares valued at $493,784 were sold by CASE THURMAN K on Tuesday, August 8. SCHUELE ALAN R sold $114,600 worth of Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) on Monday, August 7. 14,760 shares were sold by Hughes Allan, worth $813,220 on Tuesday, August 22.

Analysts await Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) to report earnings on February, 7. They expect $1.63 earnings per share, down 7.39% or $0.13 from last year’s $1.76 per share. CRUS’s profit will be $103.76M for 8.02 P/E if the $1.63 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.22 actual earnings per share reported by Cirrus Logic, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 33.61% EPS growth.

The stock increased 0.62% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $52.28. About 362,831 shares traded. Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) has risen 97.50% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 80.80% the S&P500.

Cirrus Logic, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, develops, makes, and markets analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for a range of consumer and industrial markets. The company has market cap of $3.33 billion. The firm offers portable and non-portable audio, and other products. It has a 12.83 P/E ratio. The Company’s products include analog and mixed-signal audio converters, and digital signal processing products for mobile applications; codecs-chips that integrate analog-to-digital converters and digital-to-analog converters into a single IC; smart codecs, a codec with digital signal processer; amplifiers; micro-electromechanical systems microphones; digital interface products; and standalone digital signal processors.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.08, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 36 investors sold Cirrus Logic, Inc. shares while 105 reduced holdings. 52 funds opened positions while 92 raised stakes. 55.67 million shares or 1.96% less from 56.78 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Laurion Capital Management Limited Partnership stated it has 0.01% in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). California Pub Employees Retirement System has 0.01% invested in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) for 166,160 shares. Emerald Advisers Pa owns 110,260 shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt has 0.09% invested in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) for 18,200 shares. Aqr Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation has 2.77 million shares. Hgk Asset Mgmt accumulated 11,042 shares. Vnbtrust National Association invested 0.12% of its portfolio in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). 25,000 are held by Hussman Strategic Advisors Inc. Cap One Association owns 40,698 shares or 0.15% of their US portfolio. Voya Management Llc reported 138,446 shares. Comerica Comml Bank owns 49,894 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Bluecrest Cap Ltd has invested 0.03% in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). Balyasny Asset Mngmt holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS) for 47,940 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund has 0.03% invested in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS). Smith Graham And Inv Limited Partnership reported 1.29% in Cirrus Logic, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRUS).