Paradigm Capital Management Has Raised By $455,000 Its Formfactor (FORM) Position; Polaris Industries (PII)’s Sentiment Is 0.9

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Polaris Industries Inc (PII) investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in Q1 2018. It’s down -0.14, from 1.04 in 2017Q4. The ratio worsened, as 170 hedge funds started new or increased holdings, while 188 sold and reduced their stock positions in Polaris Industries Inc. The hedge funds in our database now hold: 53.61 million shares, up from 52.32 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Polaris Industries Inc in top ten holdings decreased from 7 to 6 for a decrease of 1. Sold All: 57 Reduced: 131 Increased: 118 New Position: 52.

Paradigm Capital Management Inc increased Formfactor Inc (FORM) stake by 4.07% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Paradigm Capital Management Inc acquired 35,000 shares as Formfactor Inc (FORM)’s stock 0.00%. The Paradigm Capital Management Inc holds 894,001 shares with $12.20M value, up from 859,001 last quarter. Formfactor Inc now has $1.06B valuation. The stock increased 2.48% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $14.45. About 311,980 shares traded. FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) has declined 5.57% since June 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.14% the S&P500. Some Historical FORM News: ; 20/03/2018 – Wiwynn® Debuts High Density NVMe JBOF with lntel® SSD “Ruler” Form Factor Based on Microsoft’s Project Olympus; 22/05/2018 – FormFactor Presenting at Conference Tomorrow; 25/04/2018 – FormFactor Closes Below 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 02/05/2018 – FormFactor 1Q Net $2.13M; 16/05/2018 – FormFactor Announces Participation at Upcoming Conferences; 30/05/2018 – FormFactor Presenting at Cowen Conference Tomorrow; 02/05/2018 – FormFactor Sees 2Q Adj EPS 20c-Adj EPS 26c; 30/05/2018 – Global Source Measure Unit Market by Form Factor, Application, End-User Industry, Type & Geography – Analysis & Forecast to 2023 – ResearchAndMarkets.com; 13/03/2018 – Electric Enclosure Market by Mounting Type, Form Factor, Material, Industry Vertical – Global Forecast to 2023 – ResearchAndMarkets.com; 05/04/2018 – Systel To Launch New Fully Rugged Small Form Factor Mission Computer At Sea Air Space 2018 Exposition

The stock increased 3.95% or $4.62 during the last trading session, reaching $121.59. About 1.65 million shares traded or 145.68% up from the average. Polaris Industries Inc. (PII) has risen 33.90% since June 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.33% the S&P500. Some Historical PII News: ; 06/03/2018 – The 72-Inch Polaris® RZR® Is Here, Introducing the RZR® XP Turbo S – Unleash the Beast; 02/05/2018 – Polaris® RANGER® Celebrates Two Decades of Innovation and Leadership; 24/04/2018 – POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC Pll.N FY2018 SHR VIEW $6.16, REV VIEW $5.70 BLN — THOMSON REUTERS l/B/E/S; 30/05/2018 – POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC – EXPECTS THAT APPROXIMATELY $100 MLN NPV OF FUTURE NET TAX BENEFITS WILL ACCRUE TO COMBINED COMPANY; 14/05/2018 – POLARIS TO PARTICIPATE IN OPTIMUS GLOBAL RIGHTS ISSUE; 06/03/2018 – Greenway Health’s Project Polaris is Redefining the Relationship between Ambulatory Practices and Technology; 18/04/2018 – POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC Pll.N : WEDBUSH RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $122 FROM $119; 19/04/2018 – Consum Prod Sfty: Polaris Recalls Ranger XP Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles Due to Injury Hazard (Recall Alert); 25/04/2018 – Polaris Launches Industry’s Most Complete Government Side-by-Side Line-Up; 06/03/2018 – Greenway Health’s Project Polaris is Redefining the Relationship between Ambulatory Practices and Technology

Analysts await Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) to report earnings on July, 19. They expect $1.57 EPS, up 35.34% or $0.41 from last year’s $1.16 per share. PII’s profit will be $99.14 million for 19.36 P/E if the $1.57 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.06 actual EPS reported by Polaris Industries Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 48.11% EPS growth.

Ratings analysis reveals 29% of Polaris Industries’s analysts are positive. Out of 7 Wall Street analysts rating Polaris Industries, 2 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 5 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $69.0 while the high is $98.0. The stock’s average target of $79.60 is -34.53% below today’s ($121.59) share price. PII was included in 7 notes of analysts from August 31, 2016. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Friday, September 30. Lake Street maintained Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) on Tuesday, September 13 with “Buy” rating. Wunderlich maintained it with “Buy” rating and $98.0 target in Monday, September 12 report. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Wednesday, August 31 by Northcoast. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of PII in report on Tuesday, September 13 with “Sector Perform” rating. The rating was maintained by Wedbush on Tuesday, September 13 with “Neutral”. The stock of Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) earned “Sector Weight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, September 12.

Polaris Industries Inc. designs, engineers, makes, and markets power sports vehicles worldwide. The company has market cap of $7.68 billion. It operates through four divisions: Off-Road Vehicles /Snowmobiles, Motorcycles, Global Adjacent Markets, and Other. It has a 45.2 P/E ratio. The firm provides ORVs, including all-terrain vehicles and side-by-side vehicles for recreational, military, and utility use; snowmobiles and technical riding gears; three-wheel motorcycles; and low emission, light duty hauling, passenger, commercial, and industrial vehicles.

Matthew 25 Management Corp holds 7.63% of its portfolio in Polaris Industries Inc. for 225,000 shares. Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters Insurance Co owns 78,500 shares or 7.3% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Csu Producer Resources Inc. has 5.77% invested in the company for 11,500 shares. The Tennessee-based Southernsun Asset Management Llc has invested 5.29% in the stock. Cincinnati Financial Corp, a Ohio-based fund reported 780,000 shares.

More important recent Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Polaris: A Review After Diversifying Into Boats” on May 31, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Polaris Industries to acquire Boat Holdings, LLC”, Bizjournals.com published: “Polaris, Securian join ranks of Fortune 500 companies; UnitedHealth moves into Top 5 (slideshow)” on May 21, 2018. More interesting news about Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE:PII) was released by: Foxbusiness.com and their article: “Harley-Davidson Isn’t Abusing Tax Cuts to Outsource Jobs, but it Has a Bigger Problem” with publication date: June 04, 2018.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.41, from 1.48 in 2017Q4. It dived, as 35 investors sold FORM shares while 51 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 48 raised stakes. 63.95 million shares or 9.93% more from 58.17 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Balyasny Asset Mgmt Lc reported 0% in FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM). 15,579 were reported by Bluemountain Capital Mngmt Llc. Royal Financial Bank Of Canada invested 0% of its portfolio in FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM). Public Sector Pension Board invested 0% of its portfolio in FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa has 24,259 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Moreover, Mason Street Advsrs Ltd Com has 0.01% invested in FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM). Piedmont Inv Advsrs Lc accumulated 15,502 shares. Principal Grp Incorporated holds 0.01% in FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) or 600,047 shares. Dupont Cap Mgmt invested 0.01% of its portfolio in FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM). Tiaa Cref Limited Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) for 462,313 shares. Investment Counselors Of Maryland Ltd Liability invested in 1.1% or 1.58 million shares. Hbk Invs Lp holds 0.02% in FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) or 166,000 shares. Aqr Capital Mngmt Limited Com has 0.01% invested in FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) for 792,604 shares. Tower Ltd Liability (Trc) holds 0% or 3,000 shares. Indexiq Lc accumulated 0.06% or 143,715 shares.

Since February 15, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 sales for $1.62 million activity. 45,000 shares valued at $587,280 were sold by LUDWIG MICHAEL M on Tuesday, February 20. $60,075 worth of FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) was sold by LINK RAYMOND A. On Tuesday, March 6 the insider St Dennis Thomas sold $283,290. ZELLNER MICHAEL W had sold 15,400 shares worth $201,625 on Friday, May 11. STEVEN-WAISS KELLEY sold $105,769 worth of FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) on Monday, May 14.

More news for FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) were recently published by: Globenewswire.com, which released: “FormFactor Announces New High-Power Semiconductor Probing System” on June 04, 2018. Fool.com‘s article titled: “Why FormFactor Stock Fell 15.9% in April” and published on May 11, 2018 is yet another important article.

Among 8 analysts covering FormFactor (NASDAQ:FORM), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. FormFactor has $22.0 highest and $8.25 lowest target. $18.90’s average target is 30.80% above currents $14.45 stock price. FormFactor had 24 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Northland Capital initiated the shares of FORM in report on Tuesday, April 3 with “Buy” rating. Needham maintained it with “Buy” rating and $9 target in Friday, October 9 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, August 17 by Zacks. The firm has “Buy” rating by Needham given on Thursday, January 18. As per Tuesday, August 2, the company rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. Needham downgraded the shares of FORM in report on Friday, April 27 to “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy” on Thursday, October 26. On Wednesday, January 17 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Buy”. The stock of FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, November 2 by Citigroup. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded FormFactor, Inc. (NASDAQ:FORM) on Wednesday, March 30 to “Neutral” rating.

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