Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Under Analyst Spotlight

Postado Outubro 12, 2017

Lourd Capital, LLC now owns 13,274 shares with a value of $511,000.

Pioneer Investment Management Inc increased Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) stake by 7.3% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in the stock. Finally, Summit Financial Group Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Comcast Corporation in the 2nd quarter worth about $412,000. Loeb Partners Corp now owns 69,400 shares of the cable giant's stock valued at $2,609,000 after buying an additional 42,400 shares during the last quarter. Deutsche Bank upgraded Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) rating on Friday, January 13. Hollencrest Securities LLC increased its stake in Comcast by 93.7% in the first quarter. Sabal Trust CO now owns 14,379 shares of the cable giant's stock valued at $559,000 after acquiring an additional 79 shares during the last quarter. WINTON GROUP Ltd boosted its stake in shares of Comcast Corporation by 573.3% during the 1st quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 4,097,536 shares of the cable giant's stock valued at $154,026,000 after buying an additional 2,009,122 shares during the last quarter. The value of the investment in Comcast Corporation decreased from $7,599,000 to $7,525,000 a change of 1.0% since the last quarter. Union Bankshares Corp now owns 8,743 shares of the cable giant's stock valued at $340,000 after acquiring an additional 101 shares during the last quarter. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 24,580 shares in the company, valued at $916,096.60.

Shares of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) opened at 37.69 on Wednesday. Comcast Corporation has a one year low of $30.02 and a one year high of $42.18. The company has a 50-day moving average of $38.77 and a 200 day moving average of $39.26. The stock has a market capitalization of $176.37 billion, a PE ratio of 18.85 and a beta of 0.98.

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 27th. After $0.52 actual earnings per share reported by FirstCash Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 15.38% EPS growth. Comcast Corporation had a net margin of 11.45% and a return on equity of 16.80%. The business had revenue of $20.46 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $20.10 billion. During the same period past year, the business posted $0.83 earnings per share. The company's quarterly revenue was up 9.8% on a year-over-year basis.

The company also declared a dividend that was paid on Wed Jul 26, 2017. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, October 4th will be given a dividend of $0.1575 per share. This represents a $0.63 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.67%. About shares traded. Vanguard International Dividend Appreciation ETF (NASDAQ:VIGI) has risen 16.07% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. Frontier Inv Commerce has invested 1.41% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA).

A number of brokerages recently commented on CMCSA. The rating was maintained by Pivotal Research with "Buy" on Thursday, July 23.

04/28/2017 - Comcast Corporation had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Wunderlich. Telsey Advisory Group maintained Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) rating on Friday, August 19.

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Comcast Corporation had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley.

In other news, EVP Arthur R. Block sold 4,091 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 28th. $55.13's average target is -10.07% below currents $61.3 stock price. Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 68,478 shares in the company, valued at $2,626,816.08. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website. Also, Director Kenneth J. Bacon sold 2,232 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of $37.27, for a total value of $83,186.64. Fund Evaluation Gp Limited Liability Co owns 60,000 shares or 0.32% of their USA portfolio. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold 9,982 shares of company stock worth $385,050 over the last three months. Piedmont Invest Advisors Lc owns 1.31M shares for 1.13% of their portfolio.