Reynolds American (RAI) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds


(NYSE:RAI). Wright Invsts Serv Inc holds 0.69% of its portfolio in Reynolds American, Inc. The Johnson Financial Group Inc holds 42,445 shares with $2.38M value, up from 24,937 last quarter. Reynolds American Inc has a one year low of $43.38 and a one year high of $67.81. Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is -0.05%. About 5.82M shares traded. (NYSE:RAI) has risen 33.47% since July 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.77% the S&P500.

Teachers Retirement System Of The State Of Kentucky increased Paypal Hldgs Inc stake by 111,374 shares to 579,966 valued at $22.89 million in 2016Q4. The stock's market capitalization is 92.44B. The company's revenue was up 1.1% compared to the same quarter past year. Rite Aid Corp now has $2.43 billion valuation. The stock has relative volume of 2.01. Another trade for 690 shares valued at $174,279 was made by HIGH JOSEPH C on Wednesday, February 15. It has underperformed by 37.85% the S&P500. The firm had revenue of $2.95 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.03 billion. On Friday, August 21 the stock rating was downgraded by Zacks to "Buy". They set a "neutral" rating and a $67.00 price target on the stock. SELL rating has been given by 0 analyst (s) and 0 analyst (s) given BUY rating to the stock. The company was maintained on Friday, July 15 by Barclays Capital. Vetr has "Buy" rating and $10.14 target. The rating was maintained by Wedbush with "Outperform" on Wednesday, February 1.

10/14/2016 - Reynolds American Inc had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at Goldman Sachs. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, August 13 by Bank of America. It also upped Doubleline Credit Fund (DBL) stake by 124,209 shares and now owns 139,909 shares. Its down 0.03, from 0.99 in 2016Q3. 39 funds opened positions while 128 raised stakes. The co's performance for 6 months was moved down of -4.27%, 1-year performance stands at -33.32% and year to date showing reduced performance of -0.87%. Its down 2.14% from 9.59 million shares previously. Parkside Bancorporation And holds 0.01% or 257 shares in its portfolio.

Eam Investors Llc decreased Sodastream International Ltd. (SODA) stake by 14.74% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.93 in Q4 2016. Kennedy Cap Management accumulated 0.03% or 138,118 shares. Investors of record on Monday, June 12th were issued a dividend of $0.51 per share. Alpine Prtn Vi Ltd Liability Corp holds 652,999 shares. Da Davidson & Co holds 26,820 shares. Institutional investors own 46.29% of the company's stock. Its down 0.14, from 0.89 in 2016Q3. 281,700 are owned by Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance Company. Navellier & Associate Incorporated holds 151,503 shares or 1.4% of its portfolio. Dynamic Advsrs Solutions Limited Liability holds 0.15% of its portfolio in Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI) shares were sold by Hawley Nancy H. Reynolds American's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 88.31%.

Reynolds American (NYSE:RAI) opened at 65.56 on Friday. (NYSE:RAI) for 6,912 shares. Murphy Management holds 0.1% or 11,137 shares. Of Virginia Limited Liability Company holds 84,670 shares. Float is the number of shares available for trading of a particular stock. Wendell David Assoc Inc accumulated 8,717 shares. Sandhill Capital Prns Lc owns 9,999 shares for 0.15% of their portfolio. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Reynolds American Inc will post $2.54 earnings per share for the current year. W W Grainger Inc (NYSE:GWW) has declined 21.15% since July 12, 2016 and is downtrending. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.50 EPS. RAI's profit will be $911.73M for 25.33 P/E if the $0.64 EPS becomes a reality.

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Atlantic Trust Group LLC boosted its stake in shares of Reynolds American Inc (NYSE:RAI) by 0.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Since March 3, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 selling transactions for $12.48 million activity. Shares for $1.71 million were sold by CALDWELL LISA J on Monday, March 13. FOLAN MCDARA sold 14,821 shares worth $899,261. Berenberg upgraded Reynolds American, Inc. Atlantic Trust Group LLC's holdings in Reynolds American were worth $3,470,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. (RAI) - averaging the work of different analysts - reveals a mean PT of $63.75/share. 17,393 shares valued at $1.06 million were sold by Crew Debra Ann on Friday, March 3. 54,030 Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI) shares. Another trade for 38,519 shares valued at $2.34 million was made by Holton Martin L. III on Monday, March 13. More interesting news about Reynolds American, Inc. (NYSE:RAI) was sold by Herko Daniel J.

Thomaspartners Inc increased At&T Inc (NYSE:T) stake by 379,417 shares to 5.24 million valued at $222.94M in 2016Q4. Deere & Co (NYSE:DE) was raised too.

Among 16 analysts covering Reynolds American Inc. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating, one has assigned a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. Therefore 8% are positive.

News stories about Reynolds American (NYSE:RAI) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The firm earned "Equal-Weight" rating on Tuesday, January 12 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was initiated by Citigroup with "Buy" on Tuesday, September 13. (NYSE:RAI) on Wednesday, September 30 with "Overweight" rating. Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Buy" rating and $41 target in Monday, November 14 report.