Credit Suisse Reiterates a “Restricted” Rating on SSE PLC (LON:SSE); THL Credit (TCRD) Sentiment Is 0.96

The stock decreased 0.65% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $9.19. About 126,023 shares traded. THL Credit, Inc. (TCRD) has declined 4.64% since January 4, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.34% the S&P500.

The stock rating of SSE PLC (LON:SSE) was kept by expert analysts at Credit Suisse. This was shown in an analyst note on Wednesday, 3 January.

Analysts await THL Credit, Inc. (NASDAQ:TCRD) to report earnings on March, 8. They expect $0.31 earnings per share, up 10.71% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.28 per share. TCRD’s profit will be $10.13 million for 7.41 P/E if the $0.31 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.34 actual earnings per share reported by THL Credit, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -8.82% negative EPS growth.

Shikiar Asset Management Inc holds 1.15% of its portfolio in THL Credit, Inc. for 282,505 shares. Buckhead Capital Management Llc owns 356,642 shares or 0.72% of their US portfolio. Moreover, West Family Investments Inc. has 0.69% invested in the company for 612,713 shares. The New Jersey-based Highlander Capital Management Llc has invested 0.43% in the stock. Ares Management Llc, a California-based fund reported 1.06 million shares.

SSE plc produces, generates, distributes, and supplies electricity and gas, as well as other energy-related services in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The company has market cap of 13.16 billion GBP. It operates through three divisions: Wholesale, Networks, and Retail. It has a 9.63 P/E ratio. The firm generates electricity from gas, oil, coal, water, and wind.

The stock increased 0.27% or GBX 3.5 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1300.5. About 490,579 shares traded. SSE plc (LON:SSE) has 0.00% since January 4, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 21 analysts covering SSE PLC (LON:SSE), 10 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. SSE PLC has GBX 1800 highest and GBX 1150 lowest target. GBX 1516.70’s average target is 16.62% above currents GBX 1300.5 stock price. SSE PLC had 215 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Sell” rating and GBX 1300 target in Thursday, July 13 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 29 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Friday, May 5, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. As per Monday, June 13, the company rating was maintained by Macquarie Research. The stock of SSE plc (LON:SSE) has “Underperform” rating given on Monday, November 23 by Bernstein. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Tuesday, June 6 by Citigroup. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, March 27. The stock has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, July 31. The rating was maintained by Societe Generale with “Sell” on Monday, November 9. Goldman Sachs maintained SSE plc (LON:SSE) on Thursday, May 18 with “Neutral” rating.