Citigroup Inc. (C) At $74.41 Forms Top; Topaz Group (TPZ) Has 0.79 Sentiment

The stock increased 0.28% or $0.058 during the last trading session, reaching $20.598. About 31,294 shares traded or 5.91% up from the average. Tortoise Power and Energy Infrastructure Fund, Inc. (TPZ) has 0.00% since January 2, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Citigroup Inc. (C) formed multiple top with $78.13 target or 5.00% above today’s $74.41 share price. Citigroup Inc. (C) has $196.74B valuation. The stock decreased 0.89% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $74.41. About 10.07 million shares traded. Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has risen 35.60% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500.

Boulegeris Investments Inc. holds 1.15% of its portfolio in Tortoise Power and Energy Infrastructure Fund, Inc. for 96,810 shares. Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc. owns 63,871 shares or 0.6% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Advisors Asset Management Inc. has 0.1% invested in the company for 291,531 shares. The Texas-based Mcgowan Group Asset Management Inc. has invested 0.1% in the stock. Ingalls & Snyder Llc, a New York-based fund reported 47,116 shares.

Among 37 analysts covering Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C), 19 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 51% are positive. Citigroup Inc. has $215 highest and $4.0 lowest target. $70.94’s average target is -4.66% below currents $74.41 stock price. Citigroup Inc. had 106 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Wood on Monday, April 18 to “Market Perform”. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, October 6 by Susquehanna. The stock of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 16 by UBS. The stock of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, October 9 by Citigroup. The stock of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, January 10 by Standpoint Research. The stock of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 28 by Guggenheim. On Wednesday, July 13 the stock rating was initiated by Berenberg with “Buy”. The stock of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) earned “Outperform” rating by Macquarie Research on Friday, November 10. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Oppenheimer. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, September 5 by Vertical Group.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.35 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.25, from 1.1 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 56 investors sold Citigroup Inc. shares while 400 reduced holdings. 125 funds opened positions while 492 raised stakes. 2.04 billion shares or 0.42% more from 2.03 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Price T Rowe Associates Inc Md has 41.11 million shares. Vigilant Cap Management Ltd invested in 162 shares or 0% of the stock. Crestwood Advisors Gp Limited Liability Corp has 4,950 shares. Parsec Mngmt has invested 0.48% in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C). Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp owns 18.99M shares or 0.6% of their US portfolio. Second Curve Capital Ltd Liability invested in 0.44% or 15,000 shares. Meeder Asset Management owns 113,167 shares. Private Ocean Limited Liability Company holds 0% of its portfolio in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) for 79 shares. Royal Bancorporation Of Canada reported 8.65M shares. 186,452 were reported by Bbva Compass National Bank & Trust. Focused Wealth Management accumulated 57,794 shares or 1.4% of the stock. Mufg Americas owns 209,796 shares or 0.49% of their US portfolio. Pointstate Capital Limited Partnership owns 5.77M shares or 3.57% of their US portfolio. Capital Planning Advsrs Ltd Liability Company owns 28,710 shares for 0.82% of their portfolio. Ferguson Wellman Capital has invested 1.1% in Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C).

Analysts await Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) to report earnings on January, 16 before the open. They expect $1.26 earnings per share, up 10.53% or $0.12 from last year’s $1.14 per share. C’s profit will be $3.33B for 14.76 P/E if the $1.26 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.42 actual earnings per share reported by Citigroup Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -11.27% negative EPS growth.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 insider sales for $3.05 million activity. WALSH JEFFREY R sold $344,870 worth of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) on Friday, August 4. Aristeguieta Francisco also sold $2.70M worth of Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) on Thursday, August 10.