California Water Service Group (CWT) Forms $43.05 Double Top; Financial Federal (FIF)’s Sentiment Is 0.72

California Water Service Group (CWT) formed double top with $44.77 target or 4.00% above today’s $43.05 share price. California Water Service Group (CWT) has $2.07 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $43.05. About 43,028 shares traded. California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) has risen 22.84% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.14% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 0.04% or $0.007 during the last trading session, reaching $18.563. About 13,865 shares traded. First Trust Energy Infrastructure Fund (FIF) has risen 11.19% since January 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.51% the S&P500.

Among 7 analysts covering California Water Service (NYSE:CWT), 1 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. California Water Service has $41.0 highest and $24 lowest target. $36.50’s average target is -15.21% below currents $43.05 stock price. California Water Service had 14 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, April 19 by Janney Capital. The stock of California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) earned “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, September 22. The stock of California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) earned “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Friday, October 27. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, October 14 by Robert W. Baird. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of CWT in report on Friday, October 6 with “Hold” rating. As per Friday, February 26, the company rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird. The stock of California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) earned “Buy” rating by Hilliard Lyons on Monday, August 3. The stock has “Hold” rating by Gabelli on Monday, May 1. The firm has “Hold” rating by Gabelli given on Monday, March 7. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, April 4.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.04, from 1.13 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 10 investors sold California Water Service Group shares while 48 reduced holdings. 17 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 32.77 million shares or 1.52% more from 32.28 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Menta Capital Llc reported 23,823 shares. Swiss Natl Bank has invested 0% in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT). Natixis has 6,804 shares. Piedmont Inv Advisors Llc holds 0.03% in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) or 36,391 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement System stated it has 0% in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT). Pennsylvania-based Smithfield Trust Co has invested 0.02% in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT). Manufacturers Life The invested in 36,721 shares. Guggenheim Lc reported 212,683 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Legal General Group Public Limited Com reported 0.01% of its portfolio in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT). Gsa Prns Limited Liability Partnership accumulated 0.03% or 12,596 shares. Bancorp Of New York Mellon Corporation accumulated 709,635 shares. Da Davidson invested 0.01% in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT). Moreover, Price T Rowe Associate Md has 0.02% invested in California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) for 3.20M shares. M&T Savings Bank accumulated 8,623 shares or 0% of the stock. Raymond James Serv Inc reported 41,047 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.

Since September 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $100,222 activity. Shares for $39,858 were sold by McGhee Lynne P.

Analysts await California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $0.24 earnings per share, down 22.58% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.31 per share. CWT’s profit will be $11.52 million for 44.84 P/E if the $0.24 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.70 actual earnings per share reported by California Water Service Group for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -65.71% negative EPS growth.