Total System Services, Inc. (TSS)’s Stock Insider Sale – Patricia Watson Unloaded 9,596 Shares; 7 Bullish Analysts Covering Scorpio Tankers Inc. (STNG)

The Senior EVP and CIO of Total System Services Inc, Patricia Watson in the last few days received nearly $848,469 U.S. Dollars for 9,596 shares in the Total System Services Inc firm at an approx. $88.4 for share. Patricia Watson now holds 29,227 shares or 0.02% of Total System Services Inc’s market cap. The transaction was made public in a Form 4 submitted with the SEC on 01/02/2018, which is available for public access here.

Among 9 analysts covering Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. Scorpio Tankers Inc. had 32 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Friday, May 26. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, July 27 report. The rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, February 18 to “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Monday, August 28. The company was maintained on Monday, September 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Monday, August 28. UBS downgraded the shares of STNG in report on Tuesday, July 26 to “Neutral” rating. Jefferies maintained Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) on Friday, July 21 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, November 28. As per Friday, July 1, the company rating was upgraded by ABN Amro. See Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE:STNG) latest ratings:

24/01/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $5.0 Maintain
18/12/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $5.0 Initiate
28/11/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $6.0 Maintain
16/11/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $5.0 Maintain
17/11/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Overweight Old Target: $5.5 New Target: $5 Maintain
13/11/2017 Broker: UBS Rating: Buy New Target: $5.5 Upgrade
30/10/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $5.5 Maintain
27/10/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $7.0 Maintain
29/09/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $5.5 Maintain
18/09/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $7.0 Maintain

Total System Services, Inc. provides payment processing, merchant, and related payment services to financial and nonfinancial institutions in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. The company has market cap of $16.34 billion. It operates through four divisions: North America Services, International Services, Merchant Services, and NetSpend. It has a 28.12 P/E ratio. The firm offers account processing and output services, including processing the card application, initiating service for the cardholder, processing card transaction for the issuing retailer or financial institution, and accumulating the accountÂ’s transactions.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.11 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.22, from 1.33 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 27 investors sold Total System Services, Inc. shares while 149 reduced holdings. 54 funds opened positions while 142 raised stakes. 136.72 million shares or 0.41% less from 137.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Rafferty Asset Lc has invested 0.04% in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). Capital Fund Mngmt invested in 16,151 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Guggenheim Cap Ltd Liability has invested 0.16% in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). Us Natl Bank De reported 0.01% stake. Art Advisors Ltd Co owns 44,100 shares. Tnb has 16,599 shares. Mason Street Advisors Ltd Company stated it has 0.04% in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). Point72 Asset Mgmt Ltd Partnership holds 0.22% or 739,400 shares. Oakworth Cap has invested 0.07% in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). Renaissance Group Incorporated Ltd Liability Corporation has 1.12% invested in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) for 499,742 shares. First Personal Services accumulated 0.01% or 436 shares. Voya Investment Mgmt holds 112,953 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Leavell Mgmt holds 0.83% or 102,728 shares. Moreover, Advisors Asset Mngmt has 0% invested in Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS). Macquarie Limited owns 4,060 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

Since August 2, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 selling transactions for $7.71 million activity. Todd Paul M sold $257,632 worth of Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) on Monday, August 14. Another trade for 220,974 shares valued at $14.07M was sold by TOMLINSON PHILIP W. GRIFFITH G SANDERS III had sold 13,146 shares worth $1.15M on Monday, January 29. Another trade for 7,546 shares valued at $666,259 was made by USSERY RICHARD W on Friday, January 26. $235,868 worth of Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) was sold by WEAVER DORENDA K. Shares for $4.35M were sold by WOODS M TROY on Monday, January 29.

The stock decreased 0.01% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $88.85. About 599,816 shares traded. Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) has risen 9.69% since February 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.01% the S&P500.

Among 31 analysts covering Total System Services (NYSE:TSS), 18 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Total System Services has $102.0 highest and $44 lowest target. $81’s average target is -8.84% below currents $88.85 stock price. Total System Services had 103 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of TSS in report on Wednesday, January 24 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, January 17. First Analysis downgraded the shares of TSS in report on Wednesday, January 27 to “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, October 30. Citigroup maintained the shares of TSS in report on Monday, June 13 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy” on Tuesday, October 10. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) rating on Wednesday, October 25. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $75 target. On Thursday, July 13 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. The stock of Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) earned “Buy” rating by Susquehanna on Tuesday, January 23. Robert W. Baird maintained the shares of TSS in report on Thursday, August 31 with “Buy” rating.