Britta Bomhard, an Insider in Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (CHD), Buys 78 shares of the Company; Aspen Technology (AZPN)’s Sentiment Is 0.78

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Aspen Technology Inc (AZPN) investors sentiment decreased to 0.78 in 2017 Q4. It’s down -0.05, from 0.83 in 2017Q3. The ratio fall, as 99 investment professionals increased and started new stock positions, while 127 decreased and sold their equity positions in Aspen Technology Inc. The investment professionals in our database now possess: 70.67 million shares, down from 72.32 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Aspen Technology Inc in top ten stock positions was flat from 2 to 2 for the same number . Sold All: 24 Reduced: 103 Increased: 63 New Position: 36.

Aspen Technology, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides software and services in the United States, Europe, and internationally. The company has market cap of $6.65 billion. It operates through two divisions, Subscription and Software, and Services. It has a 42.57 P/E ratio. It supplies asset optimization solutions that optimize asset design, operations, and maintenance lifecycle in various industrial environments.

The stock increased 3.11% or $2.81 during the last trading session, reaching $93.14. About 456,903 shares traded or 9.83% up from the average. Aspen Technology, Inc. (AZPN) has risen 37.31% since May 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.76% the S&P500.

More recent Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN) news were published by: which released: “Aspen Technology to Present at the JP Morgan Global Technology, Media and Communications Conference” on May 08, 2018. Also published the news titled: “Report: Exploring Fundamental Drivers Behind Alcoa, FedEx, 22nd Century Group, Aspen Technology, Yum! Brands …” on May 07, 2018.‘s news article titled: “Program; Announces Availability of Aspen Mtell” with publication date: May 08, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Two Creeks Capital Management Lp holds 4.03% of its portfolio in Aspen Technology, Inc. for 1.14 million shares. Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management Llc owns 4.49 million shares or 2.41% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Provident Investment Management Inc. has 2.41% invested in the company for 228,465 shares. The Texas-based Stephens Investment Management Group Llc has invested 1.26% in the stock. Gargoyle Investment Advisor L.L.C., a New Jersey-based fund reported 38,904 shares.

The E.V.P. Chief Marketing Officer of Church & Dwight Co Inc, Britta Bomhard, has just acquired – 78 shares of the firm she’s leading – coming to a cumulative purchase value of $3,717 US Dollars (this based on average share price of $47.7). The dated 10-05-2018 transaction’s document which was filed with the (SEC) is ready for use online here. Right now, she has rights to 4,218 shares or 0.00% of the company’s market cap (share price times the number of shares outstanding).

Among 21 analysts covering Church & Dwight (NYSE:CHD), 5 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 24% are positive. Church & Dwight has $116 highest and $43 lowest target. $60.73’s average target is 27.18% above currents $47.75 stock price. Church & Dwight had 64 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wells Fargo maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Tuesday, February 6 report. The stock of Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) earned “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, February 7. Citigroup maintained it with “Neutral” rating and $110 target in Friday, August 5 report. Oppenheimer upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, February 7 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, April 19 by Jefferies. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Tuesday, November 15 by Wells Fargo. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, October 3 report. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Hold” on Wednesday, August 23. The stock of Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) earned “Outperform” rating by Macquarie Research on Monday, May 7. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, April 13.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.01, from 0.95 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 50 investors sold Church & Dwight Co., Inc. shares while 220 reduced holdings. 67 funds opened positions while 192 raised stakes. 197.64 million shares or 0.87% more from 195.93 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Tarbox Family Office Inc invested in 29 shares or 0% of the stock. Gw Henssler & Assocs stated it has 40,288 shares or 0.19% of all its holdings. Tdam Usa Inc invested in 25,214 shares or 0.07% of the stock. Davide Leone Prns Invest Ltd Liability Partnership holds 1.3% of its portfolio in Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) for 401,918 shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board reported 3,491 shares or 0% of all its holdings. New England Research Mngmt Incorporated reported 106,700 shares or 3.83% of all its holdings. Susquehanna Gp Llp has 0% invested in Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) for 6,484 shares. Prudential Fincl Inc owns 363,242 shares. Telemus Capital Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 579 shares. Mutual Of America Cap Ltd Liability Co accumulated 44,955 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Plancorp Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 0.1% in Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD). Fdx Advsr reported 6,612 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Earnest Prtn Lc holds 0% or 180 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, Ballentine Partners Ltd Liability Company has 0.02% invested in Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) for 6,389 shares. Arizona State Retirement System reported 139,119 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings.

Since February 26, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 4 sales for $25.57 million activity. 396,400 shares were sold by Craigie James, worth $19.94 million. Shares for $638,319 were sold by KATZ STEVEN J on Friday, March 9. Zagorski Judy A. had bought 600 shares worth $28,494 on Monday, May 7.

The stock increased 0.04% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $47.75. About 1.92M shares traded. Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD) has declined 4.22% since May 10, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 15.77% the S&P500.

Church & Dwight Co., Inc. develops, makes, and markets household, personal care, and specialty products in the United States. The company has market cap of $11.69 billion. The companyÂ’s Consumer Domestic segment offers household products, including baking soda, carpet and cat litter deodorizers, clumping cat litters, washing soda, fabric softeners, daily shower cleaners, cleaning products, dishwashing detergents and boosters, laundry and cleaning solutions, and bathroom cleaners, as well as powder, liquid, and unit dose laundry detergents; and personal care products, such as toothpastes and oral rinses, home pregnancy and ovulation test kits, deodorants and antiperspirants, toothbrushes, shampoos, dietary supplements, depilatories, lotions, creams, waxes, oral analgesics, nasal saline moisturizers, and feminine hygiene products, as well as condoms, lubricants, and vibrating products. It has a 16.47 P/E ratio. The Company’s Consumer International segment sells personal care, household, and over-the-counter products in international markets comprising Canada, France, Australia, China, the United Kingdom, Mexico, and Brazil.

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