Roper Technologies, Inc. (ROP) Forms $283.87 Double Top; Icahn Carl C Has Lowered By $202.06 Million Its Freeport (FCX) Position

Roper Technologies, Inc. (ROP) formed double top with $300.90 target or 6.00% above today’s $283.87 share price. Roper Technologies, Inc. (ROP) has $29.19 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.37% or $1.04 during the last trading session, reaching $283.87. About 85,080 shares traded. Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP) has risen 23.10% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.40% the S&P500.

Icahn Carl C decreased Freeport (FCX) stake by 15.76% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Icahn Carl C sold 14.43 million shares as Freeport (FCX)’s stock declined 21.33%. The Icahn Carl C holds 77.16 million shares with $1.08 billion value, down from 91.59 million last quarter. Freeport now has $27.13 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.97% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $18.74. About 2.13M shares traded. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) has risen 6.83% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.87% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.32, from 1.28 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 19 investors sold Roper Technologies, Inc. shares while 170 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 184 raised stakes. 98.93 million shares or 4.07% more from 95.07 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Origin Asset Mngmt Llp owns 35,178 shares for 0.53% of their portfolio. Alexandria Cap Limited Liability Corporation invested in 0.4% or 6,576 shares. Marco Invest Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 0.3% of its portfolio in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP). Nbw Cap Llc accumulated 33,690 shares. Raymond James And Assoc owns 0.11% invested in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP) for 222,878 shares. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP). Wellington Mgmt Grp Limited Liability Partnership holds 155,546 shares. 3,600 were reported by Murphy. 75 are held by West Oak Lc. Moore Cap Ltd Partnership, New York-based fund reported 5,613 shares. Bokf Na holds 0.03% or 4,947 shares in its portfolio. California-based Whittier has invested 0.01% in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP). Virtus Advisers has invested 0.11% in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP). Vigilant Capital Management Ltd stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP). Hikari Pwr Ltd has invested 2.22% in Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP).

Analysts await Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP) to report earnings on April, 27. They expect $2.49 EPS, up 18.01% or $0.38 from last year’s $2.11 per share. ROP’s profit will be $256.03 million for 28.50 P/E if the $2.49 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.70 actual EPS reported by Roper Technologies, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -7.78% negative EPS growth.

Among 13 analysts covering Roper Industries Inc. (NYSE:ROP), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 77% are positive. Roper Industries Inc. has $330.0 highest and $150 lowest target. $278.18’s average target is -2.00% below currents $283.87 stock price. Roper Industries Inc. had 53 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $24800 target in Monday, June 5 report. The stock of Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP) earned “Neutral” rating by Robert W. Baird on Tuesday, October 31. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of ROP in report on Sunday, February 4 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Monday, August 31 by Zacks. On Monday, October 5 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 11 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Sunday, February 4 by Canaccord Genuity. JP Morgan upgraded the shares of ROP in report on Wednesday, September 20 to “Overweight” rating. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform” on Tuesday, November 1. The stock has “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Sunday, February 4.

Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 7 selling transactions for $104.36 million activity. $1.04 million worth of Roper Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:ROP) was sold by KNOWLING ROBERT E JR on Tuesday, October 31. JELLISON BRIAN D had sold 74,589 shares worth $20.66 million. $235,473 worth of stock was sold by Thatcher Laura G on Thursday, September 14. The insider WRIGHT CHRISTOPHER sold $141,995. The insider Conley Jason sold 5,000 shares worth $1.23 million.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.08, from 1 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 57 investors sold FCX shares while 214 reduced holdings. 91 funds opened positions while 181 raised stakes. 961.13 million shares or 0.14% less from 962.50 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pictet Asset Management accumulated 691,658 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Sg Americas Ltd Liability invested in 0.15% or 1.25 million shares. Koch Indus holds 16,067 shares. Korea Inv Corp reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX). Shell Asset Mgmt has invested 0.09% of its portfolio in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX). Ig Limited holds 0.02% in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) or 250,000 shares. Sector Pension Invest Board holds 634,982 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Pomelo Cap Limited Liability Com owns 100,000 shares. 96,350 are owned by Flippin Bruce Porter Incorporated. Voya Inv Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.02% in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX). Stifel Fincl reported 654,985 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Rathbone Brothers Public Limited Com owns 67,826 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. 1.13M are owned by Wellington Mgmt Gru Ltd Liability Partnership. Farmers And Merchants Invs holds 0% or 3,218 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund stated it has 0.07% of its portfolio in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX).

Among 23 analysts covering Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold (NYSE:FCX), 4 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 17% are positive. Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold had 98 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, September 1 by S&P Research. The rating was downgraded by IBC on Monday, January 22 to “Neutral”. As per Tuesday, March 21, the company rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank. The rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank on Monday, October 3 to “Buy”. The stock has “Underperform” rating by Bank of America on Monday, October 17. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Tuesday, October 17 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 17 by Cowen & Co. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 25 by Jefferies. The stock of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, October 5 by Deutsche Bank. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, September 13 report.

Since January 31, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $419,125 activity. WHITMIRE C DONALD JR sold $419,125 worth of stock or 21,500 shares.