Citigroup Keeps Aviva PLC (LON:AV) As “Buy”; Has Target Of GBX 603.00; Boyd Gaming (BYD) Has 0.86 Sentiment

Boyd Gaming Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a multi-jurisdictional gaming company. The company has market cap of $4.02 billion. It operates through three divisions: Las Vegas Locals, Downtown Las Vegas, and Midwest and South. It has a 21.84 P/E ratio. The firm owns and operates 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi.

The company have set PT of GBX 603.00 on Aviva PLC (LON:AV) shares. This is 17.27% from the previous stock close. In a note revealed to clients on 9 March, Citigroup maintained their “Buy” rating on shares of AV.

Hoplite Capital Management L.P. holds 3.21% of its portfolio in Boyd Gaming Corporation for 1.94 million shares. Highline Capital Management L.P. owns 4.26 million shares or 3.15% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Par Capital Management Inc has 2.74% invested in the company for 9.26 million shares. The New York-based Lomas Capital Management Llc has invested 2.29% in the stock. Cookson Peirce & Co Inc, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 476,740 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 sales for $1.52 million activity.

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of Boyd Gaming’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating Boyd Gaming, 6 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $23.0 while the high is $24.0. The stock’s average target of $23.25 is -34.89% below today’s ($35.71) share price. BYD was included in 6 notes of analysts from November 2, 2016. The rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, January 17 to “Overweight”. The firm has “Buy” rating by SunTrust given on Friday, February 10. Telsey Advisory initiated Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) on Wednesday, February 15 with “Outperform” rating. The stock of Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, January 27 by Buckingham Research. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, November 2 by Deutsche Bank. Instinet upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Wednesday, February 1 report.

The stock decreased 0.25% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $35.71. About 749,070 shares traded. Boyd Gaming Corporation (BYD) has risen 35.92% since March 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.22% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 7 in 2017 Q3. Its up 5.33, from 1.67 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 2 investors sold Aviva plc shares while 1 reduced holdings. 0 funds opened positions while 5 raised stakes. 5.06 million shares or 17.93% more from 4.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Sterling Cap Management Limited reported 0% of its portfolio in Aviva plc (LON:AV). Causeway Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.3% in Aviva plc (LON:AV). Parametric Port Associates Limited Liability Corporation reported 2.05 million shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. World Asset Management Inc owns 119,198 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Glenmede Trust Na stated it has 177,877 shares. South Texas Money Mgmt Ltd has invested 1.26% in Aviva plc (LON:AV). Sit Inv Associate Inc has 536 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

Among 25 analysts covering Aviva PLC (LON:AV), 18 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 72% are positive. Aviva PLC has GBX 2050 highest and GBX 400 lowest target. GBX 633.50’s average target is 22.87% above currents GBX 515.6 stock price. Aviva PLC had 270 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Societe Generale maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 700 target in Tuesday, August 25 report. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of AV in report on Friday, March 31 with “Overweight” rating. The firm has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, December 1. The stock of Aviva plc (LON:AV) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, August 16. JP Morgan maintained Aviva plc (LON:AV) on Tuesday, September 13 with “Overweight” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy” on Monday, October 5. Panmure Gordon maintained Aviva plc (LON:AV) on Friday, July 29 with “Buy” rating. Shore Capital maintained the shares of AV in report on Friday, June 24 with “Sell” rating. The stock of Aviva plc (LON:AV) earned “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Friday, June 17. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, October 30 by Barclays Capital.

Aviva plc provides life insurance, general insurance, accident and health insurance, and asset management services and products worldwide. The company has market cap of 20.69 billion GBP. The companyÂ’s long-term insurance and savings products include Annuities; equity release products; pension products, such as personal and group pensions, stakeholder pensions, and income drawdown; protection products, including term assurance, mortgage life insurance, flexible whole of life, and critical illness cover and group schemes; bonds and savings comprising single premium investment bonds and regular premium savings plans; and investment products consisting of unit trusts, individual savings accounts, and open ended investment companies. It has a 18.82 P/E ratio. The Company’s general and health insurance products comprise personal lines of insurance products, such as motor, household, travel, and creditor insurance; commercial lines of insurance products, including fleet, liability, and commercial property insurance; health insurance products consisting of private health, income protection, and personal accident products, as well as various corporate healthcare insurance products; and insurance for corporate and specialty risks.

The stock increased 1.38% or GBX 7 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 515.6. About 2.24M shares traded. Aviva plc (LON:AV) has 0.00% since March 9, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.