Kempner Capital Management Has Upped By $2.15 Million Its Vz Verizon Comm. (VZ) Position; 8 Analysts Are Bullish Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (INO) Last Week

Among 8 analysts covering Inovio Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:INO), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Inovio Pharmaceuticals had 34 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, March 14 by Brean Capital. On Friday, September 22 the stock rating was maintained by H.C. Wainwright with “Buy”. As per Wednesday, August 9, the company rating was maintained by Maxim Group. The rating was upgraded by PiperJaffray to “Overweight” on Thursday, June 8. On Wednesday, August 12 the stock rating was downgraded by Zacks to “Hold”. The stock of Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INO) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, November 9 by H.C. Wainwright. The stock of Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INO) earned “Buy” rating by H.C. Wainwright on Wednesday, October 25. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Monday, June 26. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, August 9 by Maxim Group. H.C. Wainwright maintained it with “Buy” rating and $13.0 target in Tuesday, October 17 report. See Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INO) latest ratings:

28/11/2017 Broker: H.C. Wainwright Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain
09/11/2017 Broker: H.C. Wainwright Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain
25/10/2017 Broker: H.C. Wainwright Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain
18/10/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Outperform New Target: $11 Initiates Coverage On
17/10/2017 Broker: H.C. Wainwright Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain
05/10/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $11.0 Maintain
06/10/2017 Broker: H.C. Wainwright Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain
06/10/2017 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy New Target: $10.0 Initiate
22/09/2017 Broker: H.C. Wainwright Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain
12/09/2017 Broker: H.C. Wainwright Rating: Buy New Target: $13.0 Maintain

Kempner Capital Management Inc increased Vz Verizon Comm. Inc. (VZ) stake by 106.96% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Kempner Capital Management Inc acquired 43,833 shares as Vz Verizon Comm. Inc. (VZ)’s stock declined 7.66%. The Kempner Capital Management Inc holds 84,813 shares with $4.20 million value, up from 40,980 last quarter. Vz Verizon Comm. Inc. now has $215.93 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.94% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $52.93. About 9.99M shares traded. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 8.48% since January 1, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment is 0.88 in Q3 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It is the same, as 81 investors sold VZ shares while 696 reduced holdings. only 114 funds opened positions while 570 raised stakes. 2.53 billion shares or 1.44% more from 2.49 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Liberty Capital Mgmt owns 53,316 shares. Patten And Patten Tn accumulated 92,914 shares. 11,874 were accumulated by Perkins Coie Trust. De Burlo Gp holds 33,718 shares. Frontier Invest Management invested in 1.89% or 461,866 shares. Country Club Trust Na reported 23,158 shares. Whitnell And reported 0.24% of its portfolio in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Meritage Port holds 81,526 shares or 0.4% of its portfolio. Cibc Asset Mngmt holds 512,863 shares. Schafer Cullen Cap Management Incorporated invested in 0.34% or 565,682 shares. Moreover, Snow Management Lp has 0.08% invested in Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ). Laurion Mngmt Lp holds 5,200 shares. Brighton Jones Limited Liability Corp has 23,317 shares for 0.15% of their portfolio. Fragasso Grp reported 0.46% stake. Global X Mngmt Ltd accumulated 197,560 shares.

Since August 28, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $89,365 activity. SILLIMAN CRAIG L. sold $29,658 worth of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) on Friday, October 27.

Among 26 analysts covering Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 19 Hold. Therefore 27% are positive. Verizon Communications Inc. has $61.0 highest and $44 lowest target. $52.04’s average target is -1.68% below currents $52.93 stock price. Verizon Communications Inc. had 62 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, April 18 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight”. Jefferies downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Thursday, April 7 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, July 28 by Cowen & Co. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, January 3 by Citigroup. HSBC initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, January 19 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, October 4. Bank of America maintained the shares of VZ in report on Friday, October 20 with “Buy” rating. FBR Capital maintained Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) rating on Wednesday, October 21. FBR Capital has “Outperform” rating and $54 target. The company was maintained on Friday, July 7 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, May 26 report.