An Insider Mark Hawkins Sold 16845 shares of Salesforce.com, inc. (CRM); PPG Industries (PPG) Sentiment Is 1.14

PPG Industries, Inc. manufactures and distributes coatings, specialty materials, and glass products. The company has market cap of $30.91 billion. It operates in three divisions: Performance Coatings, Industrial Coatings, and Glass. It has a 19.24 P/E ratio. The Performance Coatings segment provides coatings products for automotive and commercial transport/fleet repair and refurbishing; light industrial and specialty coatings for signs; coatings, sealants, and transparencies for commercial, military, regional jet and general aviation aircraft, and transparent armor for specialty applications; protective and marine coatings and finishes; architectural coatings; and purchased sundries to painting contractors and consumers, as well as chemical management services.

Company insider, Mark Hawkins, President and CFO of Salesforce Com Inc unloaded a total of 16,845 shares of the company, based on a stock price of $112.8 per each share. He also sold 16,844 shares with a total value $1,713,894 USD in the last 30 days. At the moment, Mark Hawkins owns 18,939 shares which are equivalent to roughly 0.00% of Salesforce Com Inc’s market cap (total dollar market value of all company’s outstanding shares).

Since August 2, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 91 selling transactions for $70.93 million activity. Benioff Marc sold 5,000 shares worth $561,797. Shares for $966,601 were sold by BLOCK KEITH on Thursday, October 19. 613 shares were sold by Allanson Joe, worth $56,856 on Tuesday, August 29. 2,234 shares were sold by Dayon Alexandre, worth $208,611. Shares for $20,056 were sold by Roos John Victor on Thursday, August 17. Another trade for 521 shares valued at $59,054 was sold by Weaver Amy E. Harris Parker had sold 8,026 shares worth $761,810.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.34 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.04, from 1.38 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 40 investors sold Salesforce.com, inc. shares while 234 reduced holdings. 73 funds opened positions while 295 raised stakes. 609.74 million shares or 0.30% less from 611.55 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Blair William Il owns 1.23 million shares. American Insurance Com Tx has invested 0.31% in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Primecap Mngmt Co Ca holds 0.05% or 679,360 shares in its portfolio. Coatue Management Limited Liability Corporation reported 1.09 million shares. Prelude Capital Mgmt Limited owns 27,003 shares for 0.23% of their portfolio. State Street Corporation has 0.23% invested in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) for 27.94 million shares. Tci Wealth Advsr Inc reported 0.04% of its portfolio in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Oppenheimer Inc accumulated 39,391 shares or 0.1% of the stock. Hhr Asset Mgmt Lc, New Jersey-based fund reported 840,921 shares. Raab Moskowitz Asset Mgmt Limited Company stated it has 0.5% of its portfolio in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Delaware-based Riverhead Cap Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.05% in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Central Bancshares & Tru Com has 23,200 shares for 0.54% of their portfolio. Altimeter Cap Mngmt Limited Partnership, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 130,000 shares. New York-based Tiedemann Wealth Mngmt Limited Company has invested 0.13% in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM). Cleararc holds 0.25% of its portfolio in Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) for 17,530 shares.

Analysts await Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) to report earnings on February, 27. They expect $0.11 earnings per share, up 450.00% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.02 per share. CRM’s profit will be $79.45 million for 258.41 P/E if the $0.11 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.15 actual earnings per share reported by Salesforce.com, inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -26.67% negative EPS growth.

Salesforce.com, inc. develops enterprise cloud computing solutions with a focus on customer relationship management. The company has market cap of $82.13 billion. The firm offers Sales Cloud to store data, monitor leads and progress, forecast opportunities, gain insights through relationship intelligence, and collaborate around sales on desktop and mobile devices, as well as solutions for partner relationship management. It has a 9475 P/E ratio. It also provides Service Cloud, which enables companies to deliver personalized customer service and support, as well as connects their service agents with clients on various devices; and Marketing Cloud to plan, personalize, and optimize one-to-one customer interactions.

The stock increased 1.55% or $1.74 during the last trading session, reaching $113.7. About 3.93M shares traded. Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) has risen 7.78% since January 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.92% the S&P500.

Among 51 analysts covering Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM), 44 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 86% are positive. Salesforce.com has $135 highest and $18 lowest target. $106.44’s average target is -6.39% below currents $113.7 stock price. Salesforce.com had 197 analyst reports since August 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, November 22 by Raymond James. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 22 by Goldman Sachs. The stock has “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, September 1. The rating was downgraded by Pivotal Research on Thursday, January 12 to “Hold”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, August 23 by Credit Suisse. The company was maintained on Friday, October 27 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Bernstein with “Underperform” on Thursday, November 19. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Benchmark given on Friday, April 28. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, November 10 by Barclays Capital. The stock of Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) earned “Neutral” rating by BNP Paribas on Thursday, August 27.

New Mountain Vantage Advisers L.L.C. holds 3.74% of its portfolio in PPG Industries, Inc. for 448,200 shares. Spf Beheer Bv owns 663,731 shares or 3.04% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Natixis Asset Management has 3.01% invested in the company for 319,710 shares. The California-based Aristotle Capital Management Llc has invested 2.61% in the stock. Thomaspartners Inc., a Massachusetts-based fund reported 2.97 million shares.

Ratings analysis reveals 17% of PPG Industries’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating PPG Industries, 1 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 5 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $100.0 while the high is $106.0. The stock’s average target of $103 is -15.21% below today’s ($121.47) share price. PPG was included in 6 notes of analysts from October 11, 2016. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 11 by RBC Capital Markets. Argus Research downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Tuesday, October 25 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Tuesday, January 17 by Susquehanna. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, October 21 by Goldman Sachs. The company was downgraded on Monday, January 9 by Citigroup. Deutsche Bank downgraded PPG Industries, Inc. (NYSE:PPG) rating on Tuesday, October 11. Deutsche Bank has “Hold” rating and $100.0 target.

The stock increased 1.05% or $1.26 during the last trading session, reaching $121.47. About 1.69 million shares traded or 25.94% up from the average. PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG) has risen 1.03% since January 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.67% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $3.90 million activity.