TransAct Technologies (TACT) Forms $14.78 Double Top; Brigade Capital Management LP Increased Platform Specialty Prods Cor (PAH) Stake By $7.81 Million

TransAct Technologies Incorporated (TACT) formed double top with $16.11 target or 9.00% above today’s $14.78 share price. TransAct Technologies Incorporated (TACT) has $108.83 million valuation. The stock increased 1.55% or $0.2255 during the last trading session, reaching $14.7755. About 7,154 shares traded. TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) has risen 13.92% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.78% the S&P500.

Brigade Capital Management Lp increased Platform Specialty Prods Cor (PAH) stake by 67.6% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Brigade Capital Management Lp acquired 709,800 shares as Platform Specialty Prods Cor (PAH)’s stock rose 0.60%. The Brigade Capital Management Lp holds 1.76 million shares with $19.62 million value, up from 1.05 million last quarter. Platform Specialty Prods Cor now has $3.02 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.99% or $0.205 during the last trading session, reaching $10.515. About 152,280 shares traded. Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) has risen 48.23% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.53% the S&P500.

Analysts await TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) to report earnings on March, 5 after the close. They expect $0.14 EPS, down 22.22% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.18 per share. TACT’s profit will be $1.03 million for 26.38 P/E if the $0.14 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.24 actual EPS reported by TransAct Technologies Incorporated for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -41.67% negative EPS growth.

Since September 6, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 insider sales for $701,966 activity. $39,107 worth of TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) was sold by SHULDMAN BART C on Monday, September 11. TANAKA GRAHAM Y had sold 10,473 shares worth $139,612 on Friday, December 15. DEMARTINO STEVEN A sold $31,929 worth of TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) on Wednesday, September 6.

Among 2 analysts covering TransAct Technologies (NASDAQ:TACT), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. TransAct Technologies has $17.0 highest and $11.0 lowest target. $14’s average target is -5.25% below currents $14.7755 stock price. TransAct Technologies had 3 analyst reports since October 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) earned “Neutral” rating by B. Riley & Co on Wednesday, October 14.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.3 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.12, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 0 investors sold TransAct Technologies Incorporated shares while 10 reduced holdings. 4 funds opened positions while 9 raised stakes. 2.68 million shares or 0.66% more from 2.66 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Deutsche Bankshares Ag stated it has 0% of its portfolio in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT). First Personal Ser has invested 0% in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT). Royal Retail Bank Of Canada invested in 10 shares. Dimensional Fund Advisors Limited Partnership, a Texas-based fund reported 243,683 shares. Brandywine Glob Invest Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0% or 1,382 shares. National Bank Of Mellon, a New York-based fund reported 11,746 shares. Northern reported 26,219 shares. Acadian Asset Management Ltd Liability has 0% invested in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT). Wells Fargo Mn invested in 0% or 2,885 shares. Mufg Americas Holdg Corp has invested 0% in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT). 82,800 were accumulated by Lapides Asset Limited Com. Nationwide Fund Advsrs has 1,096 shares. Bridgeway Cap Management Incorporated stated it has 0.01% in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT). Macquarie Group Limited owns 0% invested in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) for 12,607 shares. Morgan Stanley owns 0% invested in TransAct Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TACT) for 3,240 shares.

Since December 13, 2017, it had 3 insider purchases, and 0 selling transactions for $4.88 million activity. FRANKLIN MARTIN E had bought 500,000 shares worth $4.83 million. Shares for $39,640 were bought by Casanello Diego Lopez on Tuesday, December 19. The insider Gliklich Benjamin bought 1,000 shares worth $9,550.