NetApp (NTAP) Was Upgraded by Loop Capital to “Buy”; Shorts at Jewett-cameron Trading Company Limited (JCTCF) Lowered By 66.67%

Among 45 analysts covering Netapp Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), 14 have Buy rating, 7 Sell and 24 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. Netapp Inc. has $71 highest and $20 lowest target. $48’s average target is -18.28% below currents $58.74 stock price. Netapp Inc. had 147 analyst reports since August 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Thursday, August 18. Wells Fargo initiated the shares of NTAP in report on Tuesday, November 14 with “Hold” rating. Bank of America upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Tuesday, February 13 report. The stock of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) earned “Neutral” rating by BTIG Research on Tuesday, April 26. The company was downgraded on Friday, November 13 by Monness Crespi & Hardt. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Sell” on Thursday, November 16. Loop Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, November 16 report. UBS maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, November 22 report. The firm earned “Underweight” rating on Thursday, May 26 by Barclays Capital. Zacks upgraded NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) rating on Monday, August 24. Zacks has “Hold” rating and $35 target.

Jewett-cameron Trading Company Limited (NASDAQ:JCTCF) had a decrease of 66.67% in short interest. JCTCF’s SI was 400 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 66.67% from 1,200 shares previously. With 1,900 avg volume, 0 days are for Jewett-cameron Trading Company Limited (NASDAQ:JCTCF)’s short sellers to cover JCTCF’s short positions. The SI to Jewett-cameron Trading Company Limited’s float is 0.04%. It closed at $14.505 lastly. It is down 11.82% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.88% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.5 in Q3 2017. Its down Infinity, from Infinity in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 1 investors sold Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd. shares while 1 reduced holdings. 1 funds opened positions while 2 raised stakes. 251,611 shares or 48.83% less from 491,762 shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Vanguard Gp stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd. (NASDAQ:JCTCF). Blackrock Incorporated reported 283 shares. James Inv Rech stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd. (NASDAQ:JCTCF). Royal Bancorporation Of Canada holds 0% of its portfolio in Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd. (NASDAQ:JCTCF) for 1 shares. Bancshares Of America De accumulated 600 shares or 0% of the stock. Renaissance Technologies Ltd Liability holds 0% of its portfolio in Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd. (NASDAQ:JCTCF) for 88,000 shares. Parthenon Lc owns 134,903 shares.

Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd., through its subsidiaries, makes and distributes specialty metal products; and distributes wood products to home centers and other retailers primarily in the United States. The company has market cap of $32.41 million. It operates through four divisions: Industrial Wood Products; Lawn, Garden, Pet, and Other; Seed Processing and Sales; and Industrial Tools and Clamps. It has a 12.8 P/E ratio. The Industrial Wood Products segment processes and distributes industrial wood products; and offers treated plywood to boat manufacturers and the transportation industry.

Since December 18, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 sales for $195,343 activity. BOONE DONALD M had sold 12,772 shares worth $192,332 on Thursday, January 25. $1,495 worth of Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd. (NASDAQ:JCTCF) shares were sold by Nasser Michael Charles.

NetApp, Inc. provides software, systems, and services to manage and store computer data worldwide. The company has market cap of $15.67 billion. It offers flash; flash arrays that support data management; hybrid arrays to deploy the speed of flash storage; hybrid cloud; ONTAP cloud storage data management service; NetApp cloud sync hybrid data management Software as a Service; NetApp private storage for cloud; and AltaVault cloud-integrated solutions. It has a 25.26 P/E ratio. The firm also provides ONTAP storage operating system for data protection and security; SANtricity storage operating system, which provides performance, reliability, and data protection for application-driven workloads; SolidFire element operating system; NetApp StorageGRID Webscale software that allows clients to store and manage massive amounts of data on premises and in the cloud; NetApp integrated data protection solutions; OnCommand management software and management integration tools; and FlexArray storage virtualization software.

Investors sentiment is 1.18 in Q3 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It is flat, as 38 investors sold NetApp, Inc. shares while 129 reduced holdings. only 58 funds opened positions while 139 raised stakes. 244.98 million shares or 0.92% more from 242.73 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Argent Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Company reported 10,475 shares. Gotham Asset Ltd Liability Corporation owns 387,834 shares or 0.25% of their US portfolio. New York-based Jane Street Ltd Liability has invested 0% in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). 4,631 are held by Zeke Capital Advisors Ltd Liability Company. First Mercantile Company holds 0.17% of its portfolio in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) for 20,979 shares. Cornerstone Cap Llc, New York-based fund reported 110,521 shares. National Pension Service reported 0.08% in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). 76,398 were accumulated by Convergence Prns Limited Liability Corporation. Petrus Tru Lta stated it has 4,842 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Hudock Limited Com invested 0% of its portfolio in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP). State Of Wisconsin Board owns 344,667 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Eqis Management invested in 0.05% or 20,095 shares. Moreover, Cleararc has 0.05% invested in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) for 6,926 shares. 274,012 are owned by Bridgewater L P. Moreover, M&T Bank & Trust has 0% invested in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) for 18,830 shares.

Analysts await NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) to report earnings on February, 21. They expect $0.74 EPS, up 2.78% or $0.02 from last year’s $0.72 per share. NTAP’s profit will be $197.42M for 19.84 P/E if the $0.74 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.70 actual EPS reported by NetApp, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.71% EPS growth.

Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 insider sales for $4.35 million activity. On Tuesday, January 2 NEVENS THOMAS MICHAEL sold $1.11M worth of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) or 20,000 shares. Kurian George had sold 7,020 shares worth $417,550. REICH JOEL D also sold $362,686 worth of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) shares. RICHARD HENRI P sold $86,722 worth of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) on Monday, October 2. $1.48 million worth of NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) shares were sold by WALLACE RICHARD P.

The stock increased 1.75% or $1.01 during the last trading session, reaching $58.74. About 3.92 million shares traded or 30.62% up from the average. NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP) has risen 68.93% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 52.23% the S&P500.

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