Renasant (RNST) Was Upgraded by Hilliard Lyons to “Buy”; Gofen & Glossberg Trimmed By $1.09 Million Its American Express (AXP) Stake

Gofen & Glossberg Llc decreased American Express (AXP) stake by 2.68% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Gofen & Glossberg Llc sold 12,113 shares as American Express (AXP)’s stock declined 3.65%. The Gofen & Glossberg Llc holds 440,402 shares with $39.84 million value, down from 452,515 last quarter. American Express now has $78.10B valuation. The stock increased 1.86% or $1.64 during the last trading session, reaching $89.98. About 1.31 million shares traded. American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) has risen 22.41% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.71% the S&P500.

Among 7 analysts covering Renasant (NASDAQ:RNST), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 29% are positive. Renasant has $47.0 highest and $38 lowest target. $44.33’s average target is 8.57% above currents $40.83 stock price. Renasant had 19 analyst reports since October 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Mkt Perform” rating on Tuesday, November 29 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. On Friday, May 26 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Hold”. The stock of Renasant Corporation (NASDAQ:RNST) earned “Equal Weight” rating by Stephens on Thursday, October 22. The stock of Renasant Corporation (NASDAQ:RNST) earned “Hold” rating by Sandler O’Neill on Thursday, January 4. The company was maintained on Friday, June 9 by Jefferies. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stephens on Monday, January 29. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Raymond James given on Monday, September 12. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Renasant Corporation (NASDAQ:RNST) rating on Thursday, December 21. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Hold” rating and $45.0 target. The company was upgraded on Friday, February 9 by Hilliard Lyons. Hovde Group maintained it with “Hold” rating and $47.0 target in Thursday, January 18 report.

Among 36 analysts covering American Express Company (NYSE:AXP), 10 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 22 Hold. Therefore 28% are positive. American Express Company has $130.0 highest and $54 lowest target. $95.70’s average target is 6.36% above currents $89.98 stock price. American Express Company had 106 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) earned “Neutral” rating by Nomura on Friday, April 28. Macquarie Research maintained American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) rating on Thursday, April 21. Macquarie Research has “Underperform” rating and $60 target. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Hold” rating and $119.0 target in Thursday, January 11 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by J.P. Morgan on Friday, January 12. The stock of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) earned “Sell” rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, October 19. The rating was initiated by Atlantic Securities on Friday, September 9 with “Underweight”. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, June 13 report. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Underperform” on Thursday, October 22. On Thursday, October 19 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight”. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 23 with “Hold”.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.83 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.01, from 0.82 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 47 investors sold AXP shares while 434 reduced holdings. 100 funds opened positions while 297 raised stakes. 709.03 million shares or 0.92% less from 715.61 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Psagot Invest House Limited reported 0.2% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Goelzer Inv Mgmt has 50,610 shares for 0.54% of their portfolio. 370,009 are owned by Clarkston Capital Partners Ltd Liability Company. American Registered Inv Advisor Incorporated reported 0.48% of its portfolio in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Whitnell & Com holds 0.11% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) or 2,787 shares. South State Corporation has invested 0.48% of its portfolio in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Millennium Mngmt Ltd Liability Company holds 0.02% or 156,168 shares in its portfolio. Invesco Ltd accumulated 8.37 million shares or 0.28% of the stock. Lincoln Natl has 0.01% invested in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Centurylink Investment has 27,389 shares for 0.81% of their portfolio. Honeywell Interest Incorporated owns 310,300 shares. Hodges Capital Management holds 0.1% or 16,401 shares in its portfolio. Schulhoff Inc reported 4,650 shares. Adage Capital Prtnrs Gp Limited Liability Corporation stated it has 0.26% in American Express Company (NYSE:AXP). Stephens Inc Ar holds 63,540 shares or 0.21% of its portfolio.

Gofen & Glossberg Llc increased Johnson Controls Intl stake by 55,941 shares to 227,397 valued at $9.16M in 2017Q3. It also upped S&P Mid (MDY) stake by 2,576 shares and now owns 50,420 shares. Ishares Msci Eafe Index Fd (EFA) was raised too.

Since September 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 11 sales for $35.65 million activity. Another trade for 88,930 shares valued at $8.79 million was sold by Buckminster Douglas E.. Shares for $926,361 were sold by Bush James Peter. Sobbott Susan sold $506,340 worth of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) on Thursday, September 7. 43,741 shares were sold by O’Neill Michael John, worth $4.32 million. CHENAULT KENNETH I sold $9.38M worth of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) on Thursday, December 14. 30,761 shares were sold by Williams Anre D, worth $2.87 million. $5.63M worth of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) was sold by Gupta Ashwini on Tuesday, December 12.