Intuit Inc. (INTU) Is At $158.26 Formed Wedge; Scripps E W Co (SSP)’s Sentiment Is 0.9

Intuit Inc. (INTU) formed wedge up with $169.34 target or 7.00% above today’s $158.26 share price. Intuit Inc. (INTU) has $40.46B valuation. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $158.26. About 577,497 shares traded. Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) has risen 23.62% since January 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.92% the S&P500.

The E. W. Scripps Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a media enterprise with a portfolio of television, radio, and digital media brands. The company has market cap of $1.26 billion. It operates through Television, Radio, Digital, and Syndication and Other divisions. It has a 71.06 P/E ratio. The Television segment operates broadcast television stations, which produces news, information, and entertainment content.

Analysts await Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $0.09 EPS, up 28.57% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.07 per share. INTU’s profit will be $23.01 million for 439.61 P/E if the $0.09 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.14 actual EPS reported by Intuit Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -164.29% EPS growth.

Among 22 analysts covering Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU), 9 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Intuit has $180.0 highest and $86 lowest target. $139.42’s average target is -11.90% below currents $158.26 stock price. Intuit had 76 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs with “Buy” on Monday, May 23. The company was maintained on Friday, October 27 by Oppenheimer. Brean Capital maintained Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) on Monday, June 20 with “Buy” rating. Deutsche Bank upgraded Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) rating on Wednesday, August 19. Deutsche Bank has “Buy” rating and $120 target. On Wednesday, September 9 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy”. On Tuesday, October 31 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. The stock of Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, August 11. The stock has “Underweight” rating by First Analysis on Friday, August 21. Deutsche Bank maintained Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) rating on Wednesday, August 24. Deutsche Bank has “Buy” rating and $130 target. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, July 15.

Since August 24, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 15 insider sales for $155.18 million activity. The insider Wernikoff Daniel A sold $1.13M. Goodarzi Sasan K had sold 98,901 shares worth $13.37 million. STANSBURY HENRY TAYLOE sold $1.04 million worth of stock or 7,768 shares. Another trade for 1,868 shares valued at $265,839 was made by FLOURNOY MARK J on Monday, September 11. Williams R Neil also sold $26.05 million worth of Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) shares. Another trade for 150,994 shares valued at $24.28M was sold by COOK SCOTT D.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.04, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 33 investors sold Intuit Inc. shares while 249 reduced holdings. 66 funds opened positions while 193 raised stakes. 215.12 million shares or 0.10% less from 215.33 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Exane Derivatives invested in 0.02% or 737 shares. Jane Street Llc has 21,863 shares. Arcadia Investment Mgmt Mi accumulated 42,365 shares or 1.84% of the stock. Enterprise Financial Svcs owns 0.01% invested in Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) for 107 shares. Bessemer Grp Inc has 0% invested in Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU). Tiedemann Wealth Mngmt Lc owns 13,537 shares or 0.09% of their US portfolio. Emerald Advisers Pa holds 6,778 shares. Trillium Asset Llc holds 35,000 shares or 0.28% of its portfolio. Amica Mutual Company holds 16,116 shares or 0.2% of its portfolio. Georgia-based Marshwinds Advisory has invested 1.82% in Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU). Dsc Limited Partnership invested in 1,510 shares. Invesco Ltd reported 2.49 million shares. 15 were reported by Psagot Investment House Ltd. Victory Management invested in 4,017 shares or 0% of the stock. Metropolitan Life Ins Communication New York accumulated 125,886 shares.

Analysts await The E. W. Scripps Company (NYSE:SSP) to report earnings on February, 23. They expect $0.05 EPS, down 89.13% or $0.41 from last year’s $0.46 per share. SSP’s profit will be $4.09 million for 76.75 P/E if the $0.05 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.03 actual EPS reported by The E. W. Scripps Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -266.67% EPS growth.