NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) At $27.65 Forms Top; Last Week Pool (POOL) Analysts

NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) formed multiple top with $28.48 target or 3.00% above today’s $27.65 share price. NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) has $8.76 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.47% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $27.65. About 4.61M shares traded. NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) has risen 1.42% since January 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.28% the S&P500.

Among 7 analysts covering Pool Corporation (NASDAQ:POOL), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Pool Corporation had 18 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Sidoti downgraded Pool Corporation (NASDAQ:POOL) on Monday, October 12 to “Neutral” rating. As per Friday, July 15, the company rating was downgraded by Johnson Rice. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Tuesday, July 28 by William Blair. Sidoti upgraded the shares of POOL in report on Friday, September 15 to “Buy” rating. The stock of Pool Corporation (NASDAQ:POOL) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 24 by Johnson Rice. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, February 17 by Robert W. Baird. On Friday, August 25 the stock rating was downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets to “Sector Weight”. On Tuesday, February 14 the stock rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Outperform”. The stock of Pool Corporation (NASDAQ:POOL) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, September 15 by Robert W. Baird. On Tuesday, September 8 the stock rating was upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets to “Overweight”. See Pool Corporation (NASDAQ:POOL) latest ratings:

20/10/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Outperform Old Target: $125 New Target: $131 Maintain
03/10/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Buy New Target: $125.0 Maintain
26/09/2017 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Rating: Hold Maintain
15/09/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Buy New Target: $125.0 Maintain
15/09/2017 Broker: Sidoti Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Buy Upgrade
05/09/2017 Broker: William Blair Rating: Buy
25/08/2017 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Sector Weight Downgrade

Analysts await NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.04 EPS, down 95.56% or $0.86 from last year’s $0.9 per share. NRG’s profit will be $12.67M for 172.81 P/E if the $0.04 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.61 actual EPS reported by NRG Energy, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -93.44% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.84 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.19, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 52 investors sold NRG Energy, Inc. shares while 121 reduced holdings. 61 funds opened positions while 84 raised stakes. 277.07 million shares or 5.12% more from 263.57 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Cornerstone Advsrs has 0.01% invested in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). Kemper holds 118 shares. Eqis holds 0.01% or 10,168 shares. Ledyard Commercial Bank reported 16,320 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Cibc Asset Mgmt invested 0.01% of its portfolio in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). Moreover, Commercial Bank Of The West has 0.25% invested in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). Nationwide Fund Advsrs reported 98,695 shares. Victory Cap has invested 0% in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). Moreover, Utah Retirement Sys has 0.03% invested in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) for 54,918 shares. Moreover, Gemmer Asset Management Limited has 0.01% invested in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). Zweig holds 0.25% or 110,000 shares in its portfolio. Jefferies Group holds 0.02% or 141,426 shares. The United Kingdom-based Cantab Prns Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.09% in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). Dupont Management stated it has 0% in NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG). State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue holds 25,160 shares.

Among 14 analysts covering NRG Yield (NYSE:NRG), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 79% are positive. NRG Yield has $36 highest and $11 lowest target. $23.36’s average target is -15.52% below currents $27.65 stock price. NRG Yield had 31 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Monday, September 21. SunTrust maintained it with “Hold” rating and $25.0 target in Wednesday, October 18 report. As per Tuesday, December 1, the company rating was initiated by Citigroup. The firm has “Hold” rating by SunTrust given on Friday, November 3. The firm has “Buy” rating by Barclays Capital given on Thursday, July 13. On Friday, February 24 the stock rating was upgraded by Citigroup to “Buy”. The rating was upgraded by UBS to “Neutral” on Monday, November 14. Williams Capital Group initiated the shares of NRG in report on Thursday, June 1 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, March 7 by SunTrust. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Friday, March 18 by Barclays Capital.

The stock increased 0.20% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $135.86. About 256,449 shares traded or 29.98% up from the average. Pool Corporation (NASDAQ:POOL) has risen 35.85% since January 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.15% the S&P500.

Pool Corporation distributes swimming pool supplies, equipment, and related leisure products in North America, Europe, South America, and Australia. The company has market cap of $5.46 billion. The firm offers maintenance products, including chemicals, supplies, and pool accessories; repair and replacement parts for pool equipment, such as cleaners, filters, heaters, pumps, and lights; packaged pool kits comprising walls, liners, braces, and coping for in-ground and above-ground pools; pool equipment and components for new pool construction and the remodeling of existing pools; and irrigation and landscape products consisting of irrigation system components and professional lawn care equipment and supplies. It has a 34.29 P/E ratio. It also provides building materials for use in pool installations and remodeling, including concrete, plumbing and electrical components, functional and decorative pool surfaces, decking materials, tiles, hardscapes, and natural stones; and commercial products, such as ASME heaters, safety equipment, and commercial pumps and filters.

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