Brokerages Anticipate LGI Homes Inc (LGIH) to Post $1.35 EPS

The stock increased 3.31% or $4.41 during the last trading session, reaching $137.46. Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV) has risen 18.57% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.29% the S&P500. Stifel Corp stated it has 0% of its portfolio in LGI Homes, Inc. LGI Homes reported earnings of $1.01 per share in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year over year growth rate of 33.7%. LLC owned about 6.40% of LGI Homes worth $104,360,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Analysts expect LGI Homes, Inc. The firm has "Hold" rating by Wedbush given on Wednesday, November 8. Wells Fargo downgraded LGI Homes, Inc. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Wedbush on Tuesday, December 6. Wedbush has "Neutral" rating and $35 target. (NASDAQ:LGIH) on Thursday, September 29 with "Outperform" rating. Cap Growth Management Ltd Partnership owns 1% invested in LGI Homes, Inc. (NASDAQ:LGIH) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, December 29 by Sidoti. The stock has "Hold" rating by Zacks on Friday, August 7. Wells Fargo downgraded the shares of LGIH in report on Friday, January 6 to "Market Perform" rating. The firm has "Market Outperform" rating by JMP Securities given on Wednesday, November 8. The rating was downgraded by Wedbush to "Neutral" on Tuesday, October 3. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $59.33. See LGI Homes, Inc.

Wendell David Associates Inc, which manages about $664.31 million and $565.93M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ:ADP) by 5,710 shares to 240,336 shares, valued at $26.27M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced Travelers Companies Inc (The) (NYSE:TRV) stake by 9,991 shares and now owns 78,737 shares. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, two have assigned a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Therefore 79% are positive.

A number of research analysts have commented on the company. As per Wednesday, December 7, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. On Thursday, January 4 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Hold". The firm has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse given on Monday, August 10. As per Thursday, August 31, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. On Friday, October 7 the stock rating was initiated by Cantor Fitzgerald with "Hold". Hodges Capital Mgmt reported 123,495 shares or 0.4% of all its holdings. The Company is engaged in the design, construction, marketing and sale of new homes in markets in Texas, Arizona, Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, South Carolina, North Carolina, Colorado, Washington and Tennessee. The company has a market cap of $1,293.63, a P/E ratio of 13.78, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.91 and a beta of 0.09. It offers entry-level homes and move-up homes under the LGI Homes brand name; and luxury series homes under the Terrata Homes brand name. At December 31, 2016, it owned 59 active communities under the LGI Homes brand; and 4 under the Terrata Homes brand.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in Q3 2017. The company has a market capitalization of $1,400.14, a P/E ratio of 13.78, a PEG ratio of 0.99 and a beta of 0.09. It fall, as 14 investors sold LGI Homes, Inc. shares while 53 reduced holdings.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in LGIH. Brandywine Global Investment Management Lc has 0.03% invested in LGI Homes, Inc. The correct version of this story can be viewed at https://registrarjournal.com/2018/02/10/hodges-capital-management-inc-sells-111945-shares-of-lgi-homes-inc-lgih.html. 45 are owned by Glenmede Tru Company Na. Grandeur Peak Glob Advsrs Limited Liability holds 110,676 shares. Zpr Invest Mngmt reported 60,046 shares stake. Zacks Investment Research upgraded LGI Homes from a "hold" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $91.00 price objective for the company in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. The Utah-based Wasatch has invested 0.46% in LGI Homes, Inc. (NASDAQ:FISV). Clarivest Asset Ltd Liability Corporation, California-based fund reported 256,813 shares. Moreover, Us Natl Bank De has 0% invested in LGI Homes, Inc. (NASDAQ:LGIH). Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Louisiana-based fund reported 7,000 shares. Retail Bank Of Montreal Can holds 0% of its portfolio in LGI Homes, Inc. (NASDAQ:LGIH) for 278 shares.

Since August 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $3.32 million activity. Another trade for 25,000 shares valued at $1.16M was made by Sansbury Bryan Christopher on Monday, August 14. VIELEHR BYRON C sold 10,000 shares worth $1.31 million.

In other LGI Homes news, CEO Eric Thomas Lipar sold 25,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 16th.

The stock increased 0.78% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $59.51. The shares were sold at an average price of $72.03, for a total value of $1,800,750.00. Sheets Smith Wealth Management acquired 8,663 shares as Lgi Homes Inc (LGIH)'s stock rose 12.47%.

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