Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 7,040,599 shares of the medical research company's stock valued at $1,212,602,000 after buying an additional 806,119 shares during the period. Alta Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Tjx Companies for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $46.90 billion market cap company. About 36.91 million shares traded or 232.89% up from the average. SolarWindow Technologies, Inc. (OTCMKTS:WNDW) has 0.00% since December 16, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 19.60% the S&P500.
Glg Llc decreased its stake in Amgen Inc (AMGN) by 10.41% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. The medical research company reported $3.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $3.00 by $0.15. Financial Advisory Service Inc. now owns 1,974 shares of the medical research company's stock valued at $340,000 after purchasing an additional 5 shares during the last quarter. Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. now owns 641 shares of the medical research company's stock valued at $110,000 after acquiring an additional 5 shares in the last quarter. Amgen, Inc. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.05, a quick ratio of 5.72 and a current ratio of 6.07. It has underperformed by 11.43% the S&P500. Amgen's revenue for the quarter was down.7% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts anticipate that Amgen, Inc. will post 12.66 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating, ten have assigned a buy rating and three have issued a strong buy rating to the stock. Therefore 48% are positive. Mizuho restated a "buy" rating and set a $183.00 price objective (down previously from $195.00) on shares of Amgen in a research report on Monday, August 21st. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, October 12 by Piper Jaffray. Goldman Sachs Group downgraded shares of Amgen from a "conviction-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday. On Tuesday, February 9 the stock rating was maintained by Topeka Capital Markets with "Hold". The rating was initiated by Raymond James with "Market Perform" on Tuesday, September 1. Oppenheimer set a $205.00 price target on shares of Amgen and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, December 12th. Dixon Hubard Feinour & Brown Incorporated Va owns 1.74% invested in Amgen Inc. Cowen and Company reissued an "outperform" rating and set a $209.00 target price on shares of Amgen in a research report on Wednesday, April 19th. BMO Capital Markets reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $199.00 price target on shares of Amgen in a research note on Monday, September 25th.
Amgen declared that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase program on Wednesday, October 25th that allows the company to buyback $5.00 billion in shares. The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, July 31. Argus Research maintained Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) on Thursday, July 27 with "Buy" rating.
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A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on AMGN shares. The Mckinley Capital Management Inc holds 2,012 shares with $347,000 value, down from 4,337 last quarter. The firm has a market capitalization of $128,515.28, a PE ratio of 14.07, a PEG ratio of 2.57 and a beta of 1.36. After $3.27 actual earnings per share reported by Amgen Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -7.65% negative EPS growth.
Since October 9, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $553,240 activity.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.99 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.10, from 1.25 in 2017Q1.
Other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company.
Several other hedge funds have also made changes to their positions in AMGN. The TJX Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) for 34,895 shares. Becker Cap Management has 122,728 shares. The medical research company reported $3.27 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $3.11 by $0.16. 115,170 are held by Manning & Napier Advsr Limited Liability Corp. (NASDAQ:AMGN) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Amgen's Kyprolis extends overall survival in blood cancer patients" on December 11, 2017, also Reuters.com with their article: "FDA approves heart protection claims for Amgen cholesterol drug" published on December 01, 2017, Seekingalpha.com published: "BiTE Amgen For Long-Term Returns" on December 16, 2017. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans holds 0.08% or 118,342 shares in its portfolio. Tanaka Cap Mgmt owns 0.05% invested in Amgen Inc. Vista Ptnrs has 0.07% invested in Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) or 410,729 shares. (NASDAQ:AMGN). Carlton Hofferkamp And Jenks Wealth Mngmt Ltd Co holds 4,331 shares or 0.51% of its portfolio. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 51,657,215 shares of the medical research company's stock worth $8,475,399,000 after buying an additional 3,560,566 shares during the period. Kcm Invest Limited Liability Company invested in 0.16% or 15,273 shares. Nvidia Corp (NASDAQ:NVDA) was reduced too. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $2.90 EPS. Its up 0.05, from 1.35 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 77 investors sold DIS shares while 606 reduced holdings. 159 funds opened positions while 684 raised stakes. 204.24 million shares or 3.68% less from 212.05 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Jpmorgan Chase & Communications owns 23.33M shares or 0.81% of their USA portfolio. Amg Funds Ltd Co reported 10,125 shares stake. Alpine Woods Capital Ltd Com has invested 0.24% of its portfolio in Amgen Inc. Farmers & Merchants has 26,182 shares for 0.38% of their portfolio. It tells investors how well a company is turning their capital into profits. Ipg Invest Advisors Lc invested in 0% or 44,193 shares. (NASDAQ:ADSK). Insight Rech & Mngmt Inc invested in 0.72% or 12,173 shares. Cibc Asset accumulated 89,433 shares. Riverpark Cap Limited Liability invested in 3.68% or 301,225 shares.
Ccm Investment Advisers Llc, which manages about $2.81B and $511.50 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) by 153,636 shares to 24,961 shares, valued at $1.11 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. Perella Weinberg Prtnrs Capital Lp stated it has 0.32% in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). Natl Pension Serv accumulated 191,100 shares.