Benefitfocus, Inc. (BNFT) Forms $24.15 Double Bottom; Time Warner Inc. (TWX) Had 17 Bulls

Benefitfocus, Inc. (BNFT) formed double bottom with $23.43 target or 3.00% below today’s $24.15 share price. Benefitfocus, Inc. (BNFT) has $755.25M valuation. The stock increased 0.84% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $24.15. About 180,350 shares traded or 16.12% up from the average. Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT) has declined 9.60% since March 5, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 26.30% the S&P500.

Among 40 analysts covering Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX), 17 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 23 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Time Warner Inc. had 121 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Moffett Nathanson downgraded the shares of TWX in report on Wednesday, February 1 to “Neutral” rating. Wedbush downgraded it to “Neutral” rating and $90 target in Monday, October 17 report. The stock of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) has “Strong-Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 11 by Vetr. Jefferies maintained Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) on Thursday, September 7 with “Hold” rating. JP Morgan maintained Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) on Monday, April 11 with “Overweight” rating. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, August 3. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, November 5 by Credit Agricole. The firm has “Hold” rating by Drexel Hamilton given on Thursday, February 9. The stock of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) earned “Buy” rating by Drexel Hamilton on Thursday, January 14. Wedbush maintained the shares of TWX in report on Monday, October 24 with “Neutral” rating. See Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) latest ratings:

05/02/2018 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Hold New Target: $108.0 Maintain
02/02/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $100 New Target: $101 Maintain
01/02/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $108.0 Maintain
01/02/2018 Broker: Guggenheim Rating: Buy New Target: $107.0 Maintain
31/01/2018 Broker: Moffett Nathanson Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Buy Upgrade
04/01/2018 Broker: Guggenheim Rating: Buy New Target: $104.0 Maintain
04/01/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Rating: Hold New Target: $98.0 Maintain
20/11/2017 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Rating: Hold Maintain
22/11/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Hold New Target: $95.0 Maintain
21/11/2017 Broker: Wells Fargo Rating: Hold New Target: $84.0 Maintain

Among 11 analysts covering Benefitfocus (NASDAQ:BNFT), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Benefitfocus had 32 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Sunday, July 30 by Canaccord Genuity. As per Friday, August 12, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, February 7 by Berenberg. On Friday, February 2 the stock rating was maintained by William Blair with “Hold”. On Friday, October 27 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 21 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of BNFT in report on Thursday, October 12 with “Hold” rating. Piper Jaffray maintained Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT) rating on Friday, August 4. Piper Jaffray has “Buy” rating and $4300 target. The stock of Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, July 27 by Raymond James. On Friday, January 6 the stock rating was initiated by Chardan Capital Markets with “Buy”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.25 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.44, from 1.69 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 15 investors sold Benefitfocus, Inc. shares while 17 reduced holdings. 10 funds opened positions while 30 raised stakes. 24.67 million shares or 0.46% more from 24.56 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Envestnet Asset Mgmt owns 917 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Liability has invested 0% in Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT). Glenmede Tru Na reported 0% stake. Baillie Gifford holds 0.01% or 238,850 shares. Blackrock owns 1.03M shares for 0% of their portfolio. 376,172 were accumulated by Arrowmark Colorado Holdg Ltd Liability Corporation. State Street Corporation owns 290,629 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 0% of its portfolio in Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT) for 1,372 shares. Wells Fargo Mn has invested 0% in Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT). Lord Abbett And Communication Limited Liability Company reported 0% of its portfolio in Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT). Raymond James And Associate stated it has 0.01% in Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT). 197,612 were accumulated by New York State Common Retirement Fund. Essex Inv Communications Lc owns 48,549 shares or 0.22% of their US portfolio. Pdt Prtnrs Limited Liability Com reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT). Credit Suisse Ag has 17,279 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

Analysts await Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ:BNFT) to report earnings on March, 14 after the close. They expect $-0.21 earnings per share, up 12.50% or $0.03 from last year’s $-0.24 per share. After $-0.20 actual earnings per share reported by Benefitfocus, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.00% negative EPS growth.

Since December 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 selling transactions for $2.88 million activity. OLAFSSON OLAF also sold $2.11M worth of Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) shares. Shares for $390,647 were sold by BARR WILLIAM P on Monday, February 5. WRIGHT DEBORAH C sold 4,019 shares worth $376,219.

Time Warner Inc. operates as a media and entertainment firm in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $72.98 billion. It operates through three divisions: Turner, Home Box Office, and Warner Bros. It has a 14.09 P/E ratio. The Turner segment creates and programs branded news, entertainment, sports, and kids multi-platform content for consumers.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.76 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.09, from 0.85 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 66 investors sold Time Warner Inc. shares while 374 reduced holdings. 69 funds opened positions while 264 raised stakes. 586.69 million shares or 2.23% less from 600.08 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Eubel Brady And Suttman Asset holds 0.12% or 3,812 shares in its portfolio. Advantus Capital Inc accumulated 78,995 shares. Hutchin Hill Cap Lp holds 2.43% or 627,843 shares in its portfolio. Malaga Cove Capital holds 23,177 shares. Foster Motley reported 29,248 shares. Glg Limited Partnership accumulated 291,452 shares. Havens Advisors Limited Liability Company invested 11.07% in Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX). Amica Retiree Medical Trust stated it has 6,782 shares or 0.55% of all its holdings. Usca Ria Limited Liability invested in 48,240 shares or 0.63% of the stock. Cibc Asset Mgmt Inc accumulated 75,585 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Whittier Com Of Nevada has invested 0.13% in Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX). Financial Bank Of Nova Scotia accumulated 1.62 million shares or 0.97% of the stock. Gam Ag has invested 0.22% in Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX). Ig Invest Management Ltd has 0% invested in Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) for 9,442 shares. Atalanta Sosnoff Ltd Co holds 309,583 shares or 1.1% of its portfolio.