MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (MSM)’s President and CEO Erik Gershwind Unloaded 25000 shares of the Company; 8 Bullish Analysts Covering JD Sports Fashion plc (LON:JD)

Among 10 analysts covering JD Sports Fashion PLC (LON:JD), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. JD Sports Fashion PLC had 80 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Reduce” rating on Tuesday, September 13 by Numis Securities. The firm has “Buy” rating by Peel Hunt given on Monday, February 6. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, January 17 with “Overweight”. Investec maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 1280 target in Thursday, January 14 report. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Wednesday, April 12 by Barclays Capital. As per Tuesday, December 8, the company rating was downgraded by Peel Hunt. Investec maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 1500 target in Thursday, July 28 report. The stock of JD Sports Fashion plc (LON:JD) earned “Add” rating by Peel Hunt on Friday, April 8. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained the shares of JD in report on Thursday, January 14 with “Buy” rating. The stock of JD Sports Fashion plc (LON:JD) earned “Buy” rating by Investec on Thursday, June 29. See JD Sports Fashion plc (LON:JD) latest ratings:

17/01/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Overweight New Target: GBX 505.00 Maintain
16/01/2018 Broker: Shore Capital Rating: Buy Maintain
16/01/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 500.00 New Target: GBX 500.00 Maintain
20/12/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 500.00 New Target: GBX 500.00 Maintain
05/12/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 500.00 New Target: GBX 500.00 Maintain
15/09/2017 Broker: Investec Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 475.00 New Target: GBX 475.00 Maintain
15/09/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 500.00 New Target: GBX 500.00 Maintain
13/09/2017 Broker: Beaufort Securities Rating: Buy Maintain
13/09/2017 Broker: Cantor Fitzgerald Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 500.00 New Target: GBX 500.00 Maintain
12/09/2017 Broker: Shore Capital Rating: Buy Maintain

The President and CEO of Msc Industrial Direct Co Inc, Erik Gershwind not a long ago got precisely $2,466,500 US Dollars for 25,000 shares in the Msc Industrial Direct Co Inc firm at an around $98.7 for a share. In the last 30 days, he also sold 134,492 shares that are worth approx $12,676,648 USD. The regulatory filing shows that Erik Gershwind now has in hand around 0.21% of the New York-based company’s market cap (total dollar market value of all company’s outstanding shares)

MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes various ranges of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and activities products primarily in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of $5.54 billion. The company??s MRO products comprise cutting tools, measuring instruments, tooling components, metalworking products, fasteners, flat stock, raw materials, abrasives, machinery hand and power tools, safety and janitorial supplies, plumbing supplies, materials handling products, power transmission components, and electrical supplies. It has a 23.74 P/E ratio. It offers approximately 1,565,000 stock-keeping units through its catalogs; brochures; eCommerce channels, including its Website, mscdirect.com; and call-centers and branches.

The stock decreased 0.78% or $0.775 during the last trading session, reaching $98.305. About 421,627 shares traded. MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) has risen 18.92% since January 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.22% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.31 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.02, from 1.33 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 39 investors sold MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. shares while 75 reduced holdings. 49 funds opened positions while 100 raised stakes. 41.32 million shares or 3.65% less from 42.88 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Nj State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan holds 12,000 shares. 79,800 were reported by Westpac. Moreover, Oppenheimer Asset Management has 0.31% invested in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM). D E Shaw And Comm has invested 0.06% in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM). First Manhattan accumulated 1,400 shares. Schwartz Invest Counsel accumulated 311,600 shares. Arrowmark Colorado Ltd reported 1.58M shares. Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada holds 0% or 124,641 shares in its portfolio. Moreover, King Luther Cap has 0.02% invested in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) for 34,170 shares. Yorktown Mngmt Research holds 0.23% or 11,400 shares in its portfolio. Gp One Trading L P reported 0% of its portfolio in MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM). Riverhead Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 17,517 shares. Ny State Common Retirement Fund stated it has 148,100 shares. Stephens Investment Mngmt Group Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 339,147 shares or 0.59% of all its holdings. Utah Retirement reported 8,066 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.

Since November 10, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 insider sales for $58.16 million activity. Another trade for 362,753 shares valued at $34.13M was made by JACOBSON MITCHELL on Friday, January 19. The insider Armstrong Steve sold $667,684. Another trade for 11,108 shares valued at $1.06M was sold by Davanzo Christopher. $165,942 worth of MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) shares were sold by Bonomo Charles. GERSHWIND ERIK sold $9.80 million worth of MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) on Friday, January 19. 2,984 shares valued at $283,480 were sold by Jones Douglas E on Tuesday, January 23. KELLY DENIS F also sold $96,759 worth of MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) shares.

Among 18 analysts covering MSC Industrial Direct Co. (NYSE:MSM), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. MSC Industrial Direct Co. has $114.0 highest and $55 lowest target. $92.25’s average target is -6.16% below currents $98.305 stock price. MSC Industrial Direct Co. had 59 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, June 12 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, January 17. The company was initiated on Tuesday, July 21 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, January 4 by Raymond James. BMO Capital Markets initiated the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Tuesday, April 5 report. As per Thursday, April 7, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 11 by BMO Capital Markets. On Monday, January 18 the stock rating was initiated by Gabelli with “Buy”. Wells Fargo maintained MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) rating on Wednesday, November 1. Wells Fargo has “Hold” rating and $86.0 target. The stock of MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. (NYSE:MSM) has “Underperform” rating given on Friday, June 17 by Credit Suisse.