Esperion Therapeutics INC (ESPR) Shareholder Pentwater Capital Management LP Decreased Its Stake

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP now owns 40,220 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $504,000 after buying an additional 14,257 shares during the last quarter. The health care company announced $127.02 million value for the 2017Q4. Quantum Capital Management who had been investing in Dolby Laboratories Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.97 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.38% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $67.28. About 422,964 shares traded. Comtech Telecommunications Corp. (CMTL) has risen 99.11% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 87.56% the S&P500. 193,347 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 621,509. Aqr Cap Management Lc has invested 0% in Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. Its shares touched $77.48 on during the last trading session after 4.01% change.Currently Esperion Therapeutics, Inc.is uptrending after 89.86% change in last April 17, 2017. About 179,664 shares traded.

Esperion Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ESPR) Director Gilbert S. Omenn purchased 1,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 21st. ESPR outperformed the S&P500 by 78.31%.

Meditor Group Ltd holds 19.68% of its portfolio in Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. for 2.32 million shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.33 in 2017 Q4. It's down -0.34, from 1.67 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 19 investors sold ESPR shares while 39 reduced holdings. 44 rose positions while 33 funds bought positions. Sectoral Asset Mngmt reported 23,333 shares or 0.19% of all its holdings. Los Angeles Capital Management And Equity Research Inc reported 113,007 shares stake. Moreover, Quantitative Invest Management Ltd Company has 0.02% invested in Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. Moreover, Creative Planning has 0% invested in Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. 930,481 are held by Vanguard Gru.

Huber Capital Management Llc holds 2.97% of its portfolio in Comtech Telecommunications Corp. for 2.47 million shares. Esperion Therapeutics Inc Ne now has $2.03B valuation. (NASDAQ:ESPR) for 48,858 shs. (NASDAQ:ESPR) to report earnings on May, 3. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested in 1,168 shs or 0% of the stock. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Limited Co owns 403,164 shares. Raymond James Services Advisors Incorporated reported 3,365 shares. Partner Fund Mgmt LP holds 1.36% or 870,102 shares in its portfolio. Therefore 50% are positive. BidaskClub lowered Esperion Therapeutics from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, March 20th. RBC Capital Markets initiated it with "Outperform" rating and $29 target in Monday, June 6 report.

In other Esperion Therapeutics news, Director Nicole Vitullo sold 11,674 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, January 25th.

Total analysts of 11 have positions in Esperion (NASDAQ:ESPR) as follows: 7 rated it a "Buy", 0 with "Sell" and 4 with "Hold". (NASDAQ:ESPR) for 24,367 shs. On Wednesday, February 21 the stock has "Neutral" rating by UBS. As per Wednesday, February 21, the company rating was maintained by UBS. Stifel Nicolaus set a $105.00 price objective on shares of Esperion Therapeutics and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, March 7th.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.59 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.23, from 1.36 in 2017Q3.

Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Pub Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio holds 29,555 shs or 0.01% of its capital. (NYSE:DLB). Macquarie Grp Inc Limited, a Australia-based fund reported 6,300 shares. (NYSE:DLB). Bessemer Group invested in 3,367 shares. Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 639,682 shares in the company, valued at approximately $46,293,786.34. State Street Corporation stated it has 1.17 million shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. 1,582 were accumulated by Metropolitan Life. (NYSE:DLB) for 25,127 shares. (NASDAQ:ESPR) earned "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, March 7. As per Friday, April 8, the company rating was downgraded by JP Morgan. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 26 by B. Riley & Co. On Thursday, December 14 the stock rating was upgraded by Needham to "Buy". (NASDAQ:ESPR) rating. Needham has "Buy" rating and $94.0 target. As per Monday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by Chardan Capital Markets. Goldman Sachs upgraded the shares of PCG in report on Wednesday, January 27 to "Buy" rating.

Equitec Proprietary Markets Llc increased Orbital Atk Inc stake by 43,782 shares to 69,582 valued at $9.15 million in 2017Q4. For a total of 3.40M shares it increased its holding in Rockwell Collins Inc (NYSE:COL) by 180,000 shares in the quarter, and has risen its stake in Turquoise Hill Res Ltd (NYSE:TRQ). Esperion Therapeutics has a 1-year low of $30.95 and a 1-year high of $82.68. (NYSE:DLB) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $-1.45 EPS, up 19.44 % or $0.35 from last year's $-1.8 per share. CMTL's profit will be $2.60 million for 72.00 P/E if the $0.11 EPS becomes a reality. After $-1.44 actual EPS reported by Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.69 % negative EPS growth. DEVGAN ANIRUDH also sold $2.00M worth of Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) shares were sold by SHERMAN MARK ANDREW. Accern also gave news articles about the biopharmaceutical company an impact score of 45.836312088075 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. TEVANIAN AVADIS sold $162,344 worth of stock. (NYSE:DLB) on Wednesday, February 28. Keybank National Association OH bought a new stake in shares of Esperion Therapeutics during the fourth quarter worth about $159,000.

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