Greif Inc (GEF) investors sentiment decreased to 1.29 in Q3 2018. It’s down -0.04, from 1.33 in 2018Q2. The ratio has worsened, as 84 investment managers increased and started new holdings, while 65 reduced and sold their stakes in Greif Inc. The investment managers in our database now possess: 22.64 million shares, up from 21.99 million shares in 2018Q2. Also, the number of investment managers holding Greif Inc in top ten holdings was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 15 Reduced: 50 Increased: 52 New Position: 32.
American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) is expected to pay $0.46 on Mar 1, 2019. (NYSE:AWK) shareholders before Feb 6, 2019 will receive the $0.46 dividend. American Water Works Company Inc’s current price of $90.14 translates into 0.50% yield. American Water Works Company Inc’s dividend has Feb 7, 2019 as record date. Dec 7, 2018 is the announcement. The stock increased 1.46% or $1.3 during the last trading session, reaching $90.14. About 688,156 shares traded. American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) has risen 7.00% since January 9, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.00% the SP500. Some Historical AWK News: 11/05/2018 – American Water Works Appoints Director Karl Kurz as Chairman of Board; 28/03/2018 – IL AMERICAN WATER BUYS VILLAGE OF FISHER WATER, WASTEWATER; 31/03/2018 – Water Service Update for Virginia American Water’s Hopewell District; 11/04/2018 – After-hours buzz: BBBY, ZUMZ, AWK more; 12/04/2018 – SPGRBulletin: American Water Works Rtgs Unaffected By Acq; 20/04/2018 – New Jersey American Water Announces 2018 Environmental Grant Recipients; 29/05/2018 – Missouri American Water Announces Six Winners of Funding from Company’s Environmental Grants Program; 03/05/2018 – New Customer Rates for Missouri American Water Approved by Missouri Public Service Commission; 30/04/2018 – West Virginia Amer Water Files General Rate Case Request With Public Service Commission; 13/04/2018 – Illinois American Water Announces Agreement To Acquire Alton’s Regional Wastewater System
Analysts await Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.64 EPS, up 30.61% or $0.15 from last year’s $0.49 per share. GEF’s profit will be $32.97 million for 15.20 P/E if the $0.64 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.08 actual EPS reported by Greif, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -40.74% negative EPS growth.
Since January 1, 0001, it had 5 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $465,637 activity.
Investment Counselors Of Maryland Llc holds 1.01% of its portfolio in Greif, Inc. for 410,559 shares. Heartland Advisors Inc owns 218,337 shares or 0.78% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Deprince Race Zollo Inc has 0.39% invested in the company for 327,690 shares. The Massachusetts-based Alpha Windward Llc has invested 0.33% in the stock. Gamco Investors Inc. Et Al, a New York-based fund reported 887,936 shares.
The stock increased 2.34% or $0.89 during the last trading session, reaching $38.92. About 248,190 shares traded or 18.00% up from the average. Greif, Inc. (GEF) has declined 31.17% since January 9, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 31.17% the SP500. Some Historical GEF News: 23/04/2018 – Greif, Inc. Releases 2017 Sustainability Report, Announces 2025 Goals and Gasser Award Winner; 07/05/2018 – Greif Presenting at Wells Fargo Industrials Conference Tomorrow; 09/05/2018 – GREIF NIGERIA – EMBARK ON APAPA FACTORY SITE IMPROVEMENT, CAPITAL EXPENDITURE AND OVERHAUL TO MEET MINIMUM STANDARD OF GREIF OPERATION WORLDWIDE; 20/03/2018 GAMCO REPORTS 5.05% STAKE IN GREIF INC; 26/04/2018 – Greif Presenting at Wells Fargo Industrials Conference May 8; 09/05/2018 – GREIF NIGERIA – STRATEGIC CONSOLIDATION OF ALL VOLUMES AND PRODUCTION CAPACITY IN APAPA, LAGOS FACTORY SITE ONLY AND SUPPLY QUALITY PRODUCTS OUT OF FACTORY TO CUSTOMERS IN NIGERIA; 20/03/2018 – GAMCO ASSET MANAGEMENT INC REPORTS 3.48 PCT STAKE IN GREIF INC AS OF MARCH 16, 2018 – SEC FILING; 30/05/2018 – GREIF NIGERIA PLC VANLEER.LG – HY ENDED APRIL 2018 PROFIT BEFORE TAXATION OF 5.2 MLN NAIRA VS 73.7 MLN NAIRA YEAR AGO; 19/04/2018 – DJ Greif Class A, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (GEF); 09/05/2018 – GREIF NIGERIA – CLOSURE OF THE FACTORY BRANCH NETWORK IN BOTH KOKO, DELTA STATE AND KADUNA, KADUNA STATE
Greif, Inc. produces and sells industrial packaging products. The company has market cap of $2.01 billion. It operates in five divisions: Rigid Industrial Packaging Services; Paper Packaging Services; Flexible Products Services; and Land Management. It has a 8.92 P/E ratio. The Rigid Industrial Packaging Services segment offers rigid industrial packaging products, including steel, fiber, and plastic drums; rigid intermediate bulk containers; closure systems for industrial packaging products; transit protection products; water bottles, and remanufactured and reconditioned industrial containers; and services, such as container life cycle management, filling, logistics, warehousing, and other packaging services.
Among 3 analysts covering American Water Works Co (NYSE:AWK), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. American Water Works Co had 4 analyst reports since September 17, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) earned “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, December 12. The stock of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, December 12 by Wells Fargo. The stock of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) earned “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, December 6.
Since August 15, 2018, it had 1 insider buy, and 4 sales for $2.37 million activity. $8,823 worth of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) shares were bought by STORY SUSAN N. $98,901 worth of stock was sold by Kennedy Melanie M on Wednesday, August 15. Shares for $895,700 were sold by Lynch Walter. The insider Warnock Loyd A sold $924,339.
American Water Works Company, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States and Canada. The company has market cap of $16.28 billion. The firm offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,600 communities in 16 states. It has a 35.71 P/E ratio. It operates approximately 81 surface water treatment plants with approximately 522 groundwater treatment plants and 1,022 groundwater wells; 121 wastewater treatment facilities, 1,284 treated water storage facilities, 1,433 pumping stations, 80 dams, and 49,635 miles of mains and collection pipes.
More notable recent American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “3 Dividend Stocks Ideal for Retirees – Motley Fool” on January 08, 2019, also Streetinsider.com with their article: “American Water Works (AWK) Subsidiary Missouri America Water Reports Acquisition of Rogue Creek Water Wastewater Systems – StreetInsider.com” published on December 20, 2018, Dailyherald.com published: “Illinois American Water Distributes Grant to Mount Prospect Fire Department – Chicago Daily Herald” on December 26, 2018. More interesting news about American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “Is American Water Works (AWK) a Buy? – Motley Fool” published on May 17, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “American Water Works (AWK) Aquires Pivotal Home Solutions – Slideshow – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: April 12, 2018.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.16, from 1.13 in 2018Q2. It dropped, as 38 investors sold American Water Works Company, Inc. shares while 192 reduced holdings. 61 funds opened positions while 163 raised stakes. 139.95 million shares or 3.96% less from 145.72 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. 200,495 were accumulated by Prudential. Aurora Investment Counsel holds 1.01% of its portfolio in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 24,058 shares. Personal Cap Corporation stated it has 8,088 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Loring Wolcott And Coolidge Fiduciary Advsr Limited Liability Partnership Ma invested in 0% or 22 shares. Synovus holds 1,273 shares. Cleararc Cap invested in 0.05% or 4,667 shares. Geode Capital Management Limited Co reported 0.05% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). New Mexico Educational Retirement Board owns 0.05% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 15,900 shares. 719 are owned by Mercer Advisers Inc. Pettee Investors holds 0.3% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) or 5,812 shares. State Common Retirement Fund, New York-based fund reported 704,218 shares. 6,913 were accumulated by Carret Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation. Gateway Advisers Limited Com holds 0.01% or 10,162 shares in its portfolio. Sumitomo Life Ins Company owns 21,025 shares. Oppenheimer Asset Inc owns 15,541 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio.