5.99% to Target, Liberum Capital Reiterates “Buy” Rating for IMI PLC (LON:IMI) Stock; Pegasystems, Inc. (PEGA) Had 5 Bulls

In a research report issued to investors and clients on today, Liberum Capital restate their “Buy” rating on IMI PLC (LON:IMI)‘s stock. The price target gives a potential upside of 5.99% from firm’s current price.

Among 6 analysts covering Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Pegasystems has $6700 highest and $26 lowest target. $56.80’s average target is 9.23% above currents $52 stock price. Pegasystems had 17 analyst reports since September 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Wedbush on Tuesday, October 24 with “Buy”. The firm has “Mkt Outperform” rating given on Friday, September 11 by JMP Securities. Wedbush maintained Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) rating on Thursday, January 26. Wedbush has “Outperform” rating and $42 target. Wedbush maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, June 6 report. The stock of Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) earned “Buy” rating by Wedbush on Thursday, November 9. Wedbush maintained Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) on Friday, February 24 with “Outperform” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Benchmark given on Tuesday, June 6. Mitsubishi UFJ maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, August 10 report. Benchmark maintained the shares of PEGA in report on Friday, February 26 with “Hold” rating. Benchmark maintained it with “Hold” rating and $27 target in Wednesday, October 28 report. See Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) latest ratings:

04/12/2017 Broker: MUFG Securities Americas Inc Rating: Buy New Target: $60.0
09/11/2017 Broker: Wedbush Rating: Buy New Target: $66.0 Maintain
24/10/2017 Broker: Wedbush Rating: Buy New Target: $66.0 Maintain
10/08/2017 Broker: Mitsubishi UFJ Rating: Buy New Target: $57.0000 Maintain

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.11, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 16 investors sold Pegasystems, Inc. shares while 55 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 41 raised stakes. 33.44 million shares or 0.00% less from 33.44 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Jefferies Gru Llc has 0% invested in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) for 8,800 shares. Ameritas Inv Prtnrs owns 3,115 shares. Howe And Rusling holds 0% of its portfolio in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) for 193 shares. Strs Ohio owns 27,081 shares. 96,729 are owned by Nationwide Fund Advsrs. Envestnet Asset, a Illinois-based fund reported 18,173 shares. 31,110 were reported by State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems. Axa invested in 0.01% or 26,100 shares. Geode Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Com has invested 0.01% in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA). Aqr Cap Management Ltd Liability Co reported 64,588 shares. Dimensional Fund Lp has 1.38 million shares. Acadian Asset Mgmt has invested 0% of its portfolio in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA). Brandywine Managers Limited Liability Company holds 6,500 shares. Ubs Asset Americas invested 0% of its portfolio in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA). Menta Cap Limited Liability stated it has 0.06% of its portfolio in Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA).

The stock increased 3.07% or $1.55 during the last trading session, reaching $52. About 834,555 shares traded or 114.33% up from the average. Pegasystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEGA) has risen 126.00% since January 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 109.30% the S&P500.

Pegasystems, Inc. develops, markets, licenses, and software applications for marketing, sales, service, and activities in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $4.05 billion. It provides Pega Platform, a platform that enables clients to build enterprise applications. It has a 94.55 P/E ratio. The firm also offers customer relationship management applications, including Pega Marketing that enable enterprises to enhance customer experiences across inbound and outbound channels; Pega sales automation applications to automate and manage the sales process from prospecting to product fulfillment; Pega customer service applications to contact center desktop, case management for customer service, mobile field service, digital, self-service, and industry specific processes and data models; and activities applications to support exceptions and investigations, order fulfillment, claims processing, insurance underwriting, and product development, as well as risk, fraud, and compliance management.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 15 sales for $2.06 million activity. Another trade for 4,283 shares valued at $259,023 was sold by STILLWELL KENNETH. $190,440 worth of stock was sold by PYLE MICHAEL R on Friday, January 5. 6,393 shares were sold by Trefler Leon, worth $349,384 on Monday, August 21. KRA DOUGLAS I sold 1,194 shares worth $71,879. The insider JONES RICHARD H sold $671,664. 704 shares valued at $39,371 were sold by KOUNINIS EFSTATHIOS A on Tuesday, August 29.

Among 23 analysts covering IMI PLC (LON:IMI), 8 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 35% are positive. IMI PLC has GBX 1500 highest and GBX 700 lowest target. GBX 1202.57’s average target is -11.45% below currents GBX 1358 stock price. IMI PLC had 191 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating by Beaufort Securities given on Monday, February 29. On Friday, October 13 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform”. HSBC maintained IMI plc (LON:IMI) on Wednesday, February 3 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, July 28 by Liberum Capital. As per Wednesday, August 5, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with “Hold” on Thursday, August 31. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Hold” rating and GBX 1170 target in Friday, November 13 report. JP Morgan maintained it with “Neutral” rating and GBX 990 target in Friday, November 11 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 8 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, July 24 by JP Morgan.

The stock decreased 3.48% or GBX 49 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1358. About 328,835 shares traded. IMI plc (LON:IMI) has 0.00% since January 22, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.