John Runkel, Synopsys, Inc. (SNPS)’s insider Unloaded 10,000 Shares; RPC, Inc. (RES) Had 6 Bulls

General Counsel &, John Runkel is the Synopsys Inc’s insider which unloaded shares of Synopsys Inc, 10,000 to be precise. The insider shares were calculated based on a stock price per share $87.0, with the insider sale transaction worth near $870,000 U.S. Dollars. A Form 4 accessible here unveiled this deal activity. It was unveiled on March 12, 2018 and filled with U.S. Security and Exchange Commission. At the moment, John Runkel has ownership of a total of 15,384 shares or 0.01% of the Company’s market cap (total dollar market value of all company’s outstanding shares).

Among 24 analysts covering RPC (NYSE:RES), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 17 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. RPC had 84 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, October 4, the company rating was upgraded by Seaport Global Securities. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Friday, March 18. As per Thursday, January 28, the company rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley. The rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, March 17 to “Equal-Weight”. The firm earned “Underweight” rating on Tuesday, November 14 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was downgraded by Cowen & Co to “Market Perform” on Thursday, January 19. As per Tuesday, April 19, the company rating was downgraded by Seaport Global. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, October 5 by Citigroup. Piper Jaffray maintained RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES) on Monday, July 10 with “Hold” rating. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $21 target in Friday, October 27 report. See RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES) latest ratings:

22/02/2018 Broker: Susquehanna Rating: Hold New Target: $21.0 Maintain
29/01/2018 Broker: Guggenheim Rating: Buy New Target: $25.0 Maintain
25/01/2018 Broker: Susquehanna Rating: Hold New Target: $22.0 Maintain
25/01/2018 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Hold New Target: $24.0 Maintain
25/01/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $25 New Target: $21 Maintain
25/01/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Market Perform Old Target: $27 New Target: $25 Maintain
24/01/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $27.0 Maintain
24/01/2018 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Hold New Target: $22.5 Maintain
24/01/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $25.0 Maintain
12/01/2018 Broker: Wells Fargo Rating: Hold Downgrade

Synopsys, Inc. provides electronic design automation software products used to design and test integrated circuits (ICs). The company has market cap of $13.27 billion. It offers Galaxy Design platform that provides IC design solutions; Verification Continuum Platform, which offers virtual prototyping, static and formal verification, simulation, emulation, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) prototyping, and debug solutions; and FPGA design products that are programmed to perform specific functions. It has a 101.42 P/E ratio. The firm also provides DesignWare intellectual property (IP) solutions for USB, PCI Express, DDR, Ethernet, SATA, MIPI, HDMI, and Bluetooth low energy applications; analog IP, including data converters and audio codecs; and system-on-chip infrastructure IP, datapath and building block IP, and verification IP products, as well as mathematical and floating point components, and ARM AMBA interconnect fabric and peripherals.

Among 9 analysts covering Synopsys Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Synopsys Inc. has $120.0 highest and $50 lowest target. $85.30’s average target is -4.43% below currents $89.25 stock price. Synopsys Inc. had 29 analyst reports since August 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets initiated Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) rating on Monday, June 6. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $64 target. The company was maintained on Thursday, December 1 by Needham. The firm has “Average” rating given on Friday, August 28 by Bank of America. The stock of Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 18 by Needham. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, August 15 by Credit Suisse. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, November 30 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) earned “Buy” rating by DA Davidson on Thursday, August 18. The rating was maintained by Needham with “Buy” on Thursday, November 30. The stock has “Buy” rating by Pacific Crest on Tuesday, August 25. The rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 25 to “Top Pick”.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.06 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.05, from 1.01 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 27 investors sold Synopsys, Inc. shares while 155 reduced holdings. 51 funds opened positions while 133 raised stakes. 131.73 million shares or 0.13% more from 131.56 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Moreover, Pictet Asset Mgmt Limited has 0.48% invested in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS). Cambridge Advsr invested in 9,298 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Colony Grp Incorporated Ltd Llc owns 0.01% invested in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) for 2,711 shares. Asset Management One Ltd has 332,820 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Vigilant Capital Mngmt invested 0% of its portfolio in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS). Tompkins Financial holds 0% or 65 shares in its portfolio. Renaissance Techs Llc has 982,534 shares. Boothbay Fund Mgmt Limited Liability Company stated it has 42,763 shares or 0.57% of all its holdings. Ajo Ltd Partnership holds 2.46 million shares. First Quadrant Ltd Partnership Ca, a California-based fund reported 452,696 shares. State Of Wisconsin Invest Board reported 0.04% in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS). Retirement Of Alabama holds 72,888 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. 3,055 are held by Calamos Advsrs Ltd. Principal Financial Grp invested 0.07% in Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS). Canada Pension Plan Invest Board holds 0.15% or 929,000 shares.

Since December 19, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 sales for $4.28 million activity. 4,545 shares valued at $409,607 were sold by WALSKE STEVEN on Wednesday, January 17. 3,609 shares were sold by CHAN CHI-FOON, worth $305,949. On Tuesday, December 19 RUNKEL JOHN F JR sold $880,000 worth of Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) or 10,000 shares. $1.81M worth of Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) shares were sold by Nikias Chrysostomos L. 10,313 Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) shares with value of $873,410 were sold by Logan Joseph W.

The stock decreased 0.53% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $89.25. About 388,371 shares traded. Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) has risen 45.65% since March 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.95% the S&P500.

The stock increased 2.20% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $20.45. About 727,899 shares traded. RPC, Inc. (NYSE:RES) has risen 47.61% since March 12, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.91% the S&P500.