Insider Trading: Charles Vice Sold 50,000 Shares of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (ICE); Morningstar (MORN) Has 1.58 Sentiment

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Morningstar Inc (MORN) investors sentiment increased to 1.58 in Q4 2017. It’s up 0.45, from 1.13 in 2017Q3. The ratio is more positive, as 82 funds increased and started new stock positions, while 52 cut down and sold stakes in Morningstar Inc. The funds in our database now hold: 16.83 million shares, up from 16.22 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of funds holding Morningstar Inc in top ten stock positions was flat from 1 to 1 for the same number . Sold All: 8 Reduced: 44 Increased: 48 New Position: 34.

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) Ratings Coverage

Among 19 analysts covering Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE:ICE), 16 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 84% are positive. Intercontinental Exchange has $314 highest and $60 lowest target. $160.58’s average target is 121.40% above currents $72.53 stock price. Intercontinental Exchange had 66 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Friday, May 6. The company was maintained on Monday, June 26 by Jefferies. Jefferies maintained Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) rating on Wednesday, October 11. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $73.0 target. The stock of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, June 6 by RBC Capital Markets. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of ICE in report on Thursday, August 6 with “Buy” rating. The company was initiated on Wednesday, December 9 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) earned “Sector Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, July 13. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 4 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Buy” rating by Bank of America given on Thursday, February 8. On Thursday, April 13 the stock rating was maintained by Wood with “Buy”.

Since October 3, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 sales for $14.69 million activity. 2,500 shares were sold by Jackson Benjamin, worth $181,875. Hill Scott A sold $1.11M worth of stock or 14,772 shares. 1,042 shares valued at $78,973 were sold by Mathison Dean S on Monday, January 22. The insider Wassersug Mark sold $585,989. $544,125 worth of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) shares were sold by Vice Charles A. Another trade for 132,245 shares valued at $9.70 million was made by Sprecher Jeffrey C on Tuesday, February 20. 18,046 shares were sold by Farley Thomas W, worth $1.33 million on Monday, February 26.

The stock increased 0.19% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $72.53. About 1.88 million shares traded. Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) has risen 20.88% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.33% the S&P500.

Charles Vice; that is an insider in Intercontinental Exchange Inc who is the most recent to sell shares in the firm for which he is for the time being a Vice Chairman. Charles lately unloaded some 50,000 shares of the company, valued by the market at roughly $3,598,305 U.S. Dollars, that is a price per share of precisely $72.0. This important transaction was finished on April 5, 2018 and is ready for review on the U.S. SEC’s website. The transaction will most probably not stay ignored as it was significant. At the moment, he has rights to a total of 382,507 shares or 0.07% of the Company’s market capitalization.

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. operates regulated exchanges, clearing houses, and listings venues for financial and commodity markets in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Israel, Canada, and Singapore. The company has market cap of $42.14 billion. It operates in two divisions, Trading and Clearing, and Data and Listings. It has a 17.15 P/E ratio. The firm operates marketplaces for trading and clearing an array of derivatives and securities contracts across various asset classes, including energy and agricultural commodities, interest rates, equities, equity and credit derivatives, exchange traded funds, bonds, and currencies.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.23, from 1.05 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 33 investors sold Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. shares while 214 reduced holdings. 80 funds opened positions while 235 raised stakes. 496.95 million shares or 0.82% less from 501.06 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Zwj Invest Counsel has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE). Guinness Asset Mngmt Ltd holds 73,830 shares or 1.09% of its portfolio. Moreover, Synovus has 0.02% invested in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE). Congress Asset Management Company Ma reported 816,820 shares. State Of Wisconsin Board stated it has 720,592 shares. 34,005 were reported by Oakbrook Invs Ltd Liability. Panagora Asset Mngmt reported 0.14% stake. Moreover, Fred Alger Mgmt Incorporated has 1.21% invested in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) for 3.81M shares. Carlson Ltd Partnership has 236,471 shares for 0.28% of their portfolio. Advisory Networks Limited Company owns 0.1% invested in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) for 15,919 shares. Dubuque Bancshares And Tru owns 240 shares. Associated Banc stated it has 0.02% in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE). Pinebridge Investments Limited Partnership accumulated 297 shares or 0% of the stock. Citadel Advsrs accumulated 140,918 shares. Cantillon Management Lc has invested 4.36% in Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE).

Analysts await Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) to report earnings on May, 2. They expect $0.88 earnings per share, up 18.92% or $0.14 from last year’s $0.74 per share. ICE’s profit will be $511.26M for 20.61 P/E if the $0.88 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.73 actual earnings per share reported by Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 20.55% EPS growth.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 4 insider sales for $2.11 million activity.

The stock increased 1.99% or $1.9 during the last trading session, reaching $97.38. About 42,934 shares traded. Morningstar, Inc. (MORN) has risen 23.43% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.88% the S&P500.

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