Wetherspoon (LON:JDW) Investors: Canaccord Genuity Reiterates “Hold” Rating, Sees GBX 1300.00/Share; NF Energy Saving (NFEC) Shorts Raised By 84.92%

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NF Energy Saving Corporation (NASDAQ:NFEC) had an increase of 84.92% in short interest. NFEC’s SI was 139,800 shares in May as released by FINRA. Its up 84.92% from 75,600 shares previously. The SI to NF Energy Saving Corporation’s float is 3.78%. The stock increased 3.84% or $0.071 during the last trading session, reaching $1.921. About 112,515 shares traded. NF Energy Saving Corporation (NASDAQ:NFEC) has risen 64.65% since May 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 53.10% the S&P500.

The company have set target price per share of GBX 1300.00 on Wetherspoon (LON:JDW) shares. This is 10.64% from the previous close. In an analyst report shared with investors on Wednesday morning, Canaccord Genuity restate their “Hold” rating on shares of JDW.

J D Wetherspoon plc owns and operates pubs and hotels in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The company has market cap of 1.21 billion GBP. As of July 24, 2017, it operated 895 pubs. It has a 18.98 P/E ratio.

Among 18 analysts covering Wetherspoon J D PLC (LON:JDW), 3 have Buy rating, 7 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. Wetherspoon J D PLC has GBX 1400 highest and GBX 535 lowest target. GBX 1001.41’s average target is -14.92% below currents GBX 1177 stock price. Wetherspoon J D PLC had 162 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Sell” rating by Berenberg on Monday, March 13. On Wednesday, January 20 the stock rating was maintained by Numis Securities with “Reduce”. The rating was downgraded by Beaufort Securities to “Sell” on Thursday, November 9. The company was maintained on Wednesday, March 2 by Numis Securities. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight” on Monday, September 18. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, September 12. The stock of J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, March 14 by Beaufort Securities. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with “Hold” rating and GBX 720 target in Wednesday, November 4 report. The firm has “Reduce” rating given on Monday, January 8 by Peel Hunt. Canaccord Genuity maintained J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) on Tuesday, February 14 with “Sell” rating.

The stock decreased 0.42% or GBX 5 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1177. About 161,843 shares traded. J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) has 0.00% since May 9, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 2 in Q4 2017. Its up 2.00, from 0 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 2 investors sold NF Energy Saving Corporation shares while 0 reduced holdings. 4 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 41,521 shares or 105.18% more from 20,236 shares in 2017Q3 were reported. New York-based Virtu Fin Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% in NF Energy Saving Corporation (NASDAQ:NFEC). Morgan Stanley holds 200 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Renaissance Technology Ltd Liability Co accumulated 14,400 shares. Deutsche Bank Ag owns 0% invested in NF Energy Saving Corporation (NASDAQ:NFEC) for 14,337 shares.