Today's Brokerage Rating: Match Group, Inc. (MTCH), Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (PANW)

The hedge fund run by Ryan Frick held 575,000 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $82.86 million, up from 475,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Atwood & Palmer Inc who had been investing in Ebix Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $2.48B market cap company. About 2.45 million shares traded or 78.91% up from the average. Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. It has underperformed by 25.27% the S&P500.

Currently, the 14-day ADX for Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) is sitting at 23.23. Insiders sold 334,603 shares of company stock valued at $50,149,518 in the last three months. The company issued revenue guidance of $2.190-2.220 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $2.17 billion.Palo Alto Networks also updated its Q3 guidance to $0.94-0.96 EPS. The stock is now showing its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -5.7 Percent. Following the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 1,467,309 shares of the company's stock, valued at $217,279,116.72. The Company's platform includes Next-Generation Firewall that delivers application, user, and content visibility and control, as well as protection against network cyber threats; Advanced Endpoint Protection, which prevents cyber-attacks that exploit software vulnerabilities on various fixed, mobile, and virtual endpoints and servers; and Threat Intelligence Cloud, which offers central intelligence capabilities, security for software as a service applications, and automated delivery of preventative measures against cyber-attacks. It has underperformed by 33.01% the S&P500.

According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 1.9 out of the scale from 1 to 5, where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell. Therefore 80% are positive. General Motors Company had 91 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock now has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $180.63. They presently have a $200.00 price objective on the network technology company's stock. The firm earned "Equalweight" rating on Monday, January 25 by Barclays Capital. The stock has "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Friday, February 2.

Zions Bancorporation institutional ownership is held at 95.4% while insider ownership was 1%. (NYSE:PANW). Great Lakes Ltd Liability invested in 0.15% or 45,511 shares. Citigroup reported 5,383 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.88 in 2017 Q3. The stock increased 0.65% or $1.22 during the last trading session, reaching $187.49. Victory Management invested in 0.09% or 269,878 shares. 32 funds opened positions while 93 raised stakes. William Blair downgraded the stock to "Market Perform" rating in Wednesday, March 1 report. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Liability Co owns 7,223 shares or 0.02% of their USA portfolio. Pinnacle Assoc Limited owns 42,985 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio.

PANW has been the subject of several other reports. Moreover, Davis Capital Partners Llc has 3.24% invested in the company for 146,299 shares. (NYSE:PANW) for 143,504 shares. Bank Hapoalim Bm stated it has 1,897 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Gradient Investments Limited Com reported 4,346 shares.

Looking into the profitability ratios of ZION stock, an investor will find its ROE, ROA, ROI standing at 7.4%, 0.8% and 20.6%, respectively. (NYSE:WAGE) for 789,166 shares. Old Bancshares In holds 0.02% or 5,616 shares. (NYSE:PANW). Hm Payson & owns 5,600 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Its down 0.21, from 2.09 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 43 investors sold PANW shares while 148 reduced holdings. 96 funds opened positions while 242 raised stakes. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. 3,877 are owned by Toronto Dominion Bancshares. MERESMAN STANLEY J also sold $302,024 worth of Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (PANW) shares jumped 1.64 percent and closed the day at $183.22. Dowling And Yahnke Llc accumulated 0.08% or 18,915 shares. Cwm Limited Liability Corp holds 0% in Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW). Amica Retiree owns 875 shares or 0.1% of their United States portfolio. (NYSE:PANW). Nomura Holdings has invested 0.01% in Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW). Commonwealth Natl Bank Of Aus stated it has 0% in Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) or 250 shares. Wetherby Asset Management Inc has 19,590 shares. Fuller And Thaler Asset Mgmt accumulated 0.02% or 7,380 shares.

Telemus Capital Llc decreased its stake in Celanese Corp Del (CE) by 11.36% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Palo Alto Networks Inc (PANW) shares are under scrutiny today as the Balance of Power has trended lower over multiple sessions. Therefore 92% are positive. The stock has "Buy" rating by Nomura on Wednesday, August 31. The stock has "Sell" rating by Berenberg on Tuesday, November 22. Zacks Investment Research cut Palo Alto Networks from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Monday, November 13th. Pictet Asset Mngmt stated it has 0.28% in Palo Alto Networks, Inc. The rating was upgraded by Argus Research to "Buy" on Tuesday, September 5. On Wednesday, April 26 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Buy". On Friday, September 1 the stock rating was upgraded by First Analysis to "Buy". (NYSE:WAGE) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, November 10 by Needham. The rating was initiated by Evercore with "Buy" on Tuesday, December 15. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, January 11. As per Thursday, August 31, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray.



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