Rocky Brands, Inc. (RCKY)’s Stock Insider Deal – James Stewart Sells 2,000 Shares; Univar Inc. (UNVR) Had 7 Bullish Analysts

Among 11 analysts covering Univar Inc (NYSE:UNVR), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Univar Inc had 31 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Credit Suisse reinitiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Friday, June 17 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Thursday, August 11. As per Thursday, July 30, the company rating was initiated by Wells Fargo. The rating was initiated by Jefferies with “Buy” on Thursday, July 30. On Tuesday, August 16 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equal-Weight”. The stock of Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) earned “Neutral” rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, July 28. Credit Suisse initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Thursday, July 30 report. Wells Fargo upgraded the stock to “Outperform” rating in Thursday, December 15 report. The rating was initiated by William Blair with “Market Perform” on Tuesday, July 28. The stock of Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 4 by Bank of America. See Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) latest ratings:

07/03/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold New Target: $34.0
13/02/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $32.0 Upgrade
05/11/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $32.0 Maintain
17/10/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $39.0 Maintain

James Stewart – an insider in Rocky Brands Inc who’s at present the director — unloaded 2,000 shares of Rocky Brands Inc, worth closely USD 36,000 at an average price-per-share of USD 18.0. James now holds 27,663 shares accounting for 0.37% of the Company’s market cap

The stock increased 0.78% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $29.82. About 110,039 shares traded. Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) has risen 70.03% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 53.33% the S&P500.

Univar Inc. distributes commodity and specialty chemical products, and related services worldwide. The company has market cap of $4.21 billion. It offers herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, seed, micronutrients, macronutrients, horticultural products, fertilizers, and feed; storage, packaging, and logistics services for crop protection companies, storing chemicals, feed-grade materials, and seed and equipment parties; and pest control products and equipment. It has a 35.21 P/E ratio. The firm also provides organic, inorganic, and polymer chemistries; enzymes, surfactants, solvents, dispersants, thickeners, bleaching aides, builders, chelants, alkalis, and other chemicals for the manufacturing of cleaning products; resins, pigments, solvents, thickeners, dispersants, and other additives; and epoxy resins, polyurethanes, titanium dioxides, fumed silica, esters, plasticizers, silicones, and specialty amines.

Among 2 analysts covering Rocky Brands Inc (NASDAQ:RCKY), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Rocky Brands Inc has $15 highest and $11 lowest target. $15’s average target is -31.03% below currents $21.75 stock price. Rocky Brands Inc had 9 analyst reports since September 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, October 25 report. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, October 6 report. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, January 22 by Robert W. Baird. B. Riley & Co downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Monday, September 21 report. On Thursday, February 2 the stock rating was downgraded by B. Riley & Co to “Neutral”. The rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with “Buy” on Thursday, October 22. The stock has “Neutral” rating by B. Riley & Co on Tuesday, October 25. B. Riley & Co upgraded Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY) on Wednesday, March 2 to “Buy” rating. Robert W. Baird maintained it with “Hold” rating and $13.0 target in Friday, September 1 report.

The stock increased 0.23% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $21.75. About 12,579 shares traded. Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY) has risen 28.36% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.66% the S&P500.

Since March 14, 2018, it had 2 buys, and 0 insider sales for $51,251 activity. $38,438 worth of Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY) was bought by Moore Robert Burton Jr. on Thursday, March 15.

Analysts await Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY) to report earnings on April, 19. They expect $0.25 earnings per share, up 25.00% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.2 per share. RCKY’s profit will be $1.85 million for 21.75 P/E if the $0.25 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.37 actual earnings per share reported by Rocky Brands, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -32.43% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.38 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.42, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 6 investors sold Rocky Brands, Inc. shares while 17 reduced holdings. 8 funds opened positions while 14 raised stakes. 3.98 million shares or 1.81% less from 4.05 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Arrowstreet Capital Lp holds 0% in Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY) or 11,000 shares. Menta Capital Limited Liability Company invested in 28,074 shares. 4,551 were accumulated by Brandywine Glob Inv Management Limited Liability Company. Nationwide Fund invested in 31,932 shares. Bridgeway Cap invested in 0.02% or 125,061 shares. Oberweis Asset Management invested 0.15% of its portfolio in Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY). Jpmorgan Chase Com accumulated 31,793 shares. Acadian Asset Management accumulated 239,009 shares. Tower Ltd (Trc) has invested 0% in Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY). Macquarie Grp Ltd holds 35,229 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Royal Financial Bank Of Canada has 0% invested in Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY). Northern Trust has invested 0% in Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY). Valley National Advisers Inc has invested 0% in Rocky Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:RCKY). Meeder Asset Mgmt accumulated 0.01% or 10,050 shares. Geode Cap Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 57,619 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

Rocky Brands, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets footwear and apparel under the Rocky, Georgia Boot, Durango, Lehigh, Creative Recreation, and Michelin brand names in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company has market cap of $161.18 million. It operates through three divisions: Wholesale, Retail, and Military. It has a 16.86 P/E ratio. The Wholesale segment offers products in approximately 10,000 retail locations through a range of distribution channels comprising sporting goods stores, outdoor retailers, independent shoe retailers, hardware stores, catalogs, mass merchants, uniform stores, farm store chains, specialty safety stores, and other specialty retailers.