Oene Van Sold 1400 shares of Illumina, Inc. (ILMN) in an Insider Trade; Last Week H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (HEES) Coverage

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Among 7 analysts covering H&E Equipment Services (NASDAQ:HEES), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. H&E Equipment Services had 19 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, July 10 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, June 5 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was initiated by Bank of America on Tuesday, September 26 with “Buy”. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Friday, October 7 by UBS. The rating was initiated by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, February 15 with “Buy”. The stock has “Sell” rating by UBS on Friday, February 23. On Friday, February 23 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 31 by UBS. The stock of H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) earned “Buy” rating by Longbow on Monday, January 18. The stock of H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) earned “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Tuesday, September 12. See H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) latest ratings:

26/02/2018 Broker: Bank of America Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $43 New Target: $45 Maintain
23/02/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $46.0 Maintain
23/02/2018 Broker: UBS Old Rating: Sell New Rating: Sell Old Target: $17 New Target: $18 Maintain
15/02/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Rating: Buy New Target: $46.0 Initiate
11/01/2018 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $44.0 Maintain
21/11/2017 Broker: Buckingham Research Rating: Buy New Target: $39 Initiates Coverage On
27/10/2017 Broker: UBS Rating: Sell Old Target: $16 New Target: $17 Maintain

The stock decreased 0.27% or $0.65 during the last trading session, reaching $241.44. About 356,574 shares traded. Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) has risen 37.77% since April 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.22% the S&P500.

Illumina, Inc. provides sequencing and array solutions for genetic analysis. The company has market cap of $35.49 billion. The companyÂ’s sequencing by synthesis technology provides researchers with various applications and the ability to sequence mammalian genomes. It has a 49.07 P/E ratio. It also offers arrays for a range of deoxyribonucleic acid and RNA analysis applications, including single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping, copy number variations analysis, gene expression analysis, and methylation analysis, as well as allow for the detection of known genetic markers on a single array.

Among 28 analysts covering Illumina Inc (NASDAQ:ILMN), 19 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 68% are positive. Illumina Inc has $277.0 highest and $100 lowest target. $224.80’s average target is -6.89% below currents $241.44 stock price. Illumina Inc had 95 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, August 26, the company rating was initiated by Cantor Fitzgerald. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, January 18 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, January 31 with “Equal-Weight”. CL King downgraded Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) on Monday, August 22 to “Neutral” rating. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Piper Jaffray on Tuesday, October 6. Cowen & Co maintained Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) rating on Friday, August 11. Cowen & Co has “Buy” rating and $20000 target. As per Tuesday, May 3, the company rating was maintained by Nomura. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, December 21 by Stifel Nicolaus. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of ILMN in report on Friday, October 2 with “Outperform” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 21 by Piper Jaffray.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.39 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.29, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 29 investors sold Illumina, Inc. shares while 161 reduced holdings. 86 funds opened positions while 179 raised stakes. 130.72 million shares or 0.63% less from 131.54 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Brinker Capital Inc holds 3,371 shares. Kornitzer Mngmt Ks holds 11,737 shares. Dnb Asset Management As accumulated 0.04% or 14,989 shares. Institute For Wealth Limited Co owns 1,655 shares or 0.08% of their US portfolio. Voloridge Investment Mngmt Ltd Co, a Florida-based fund reported 12,606 shares. Howland Capital Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company stated it has 4,760 shares. 29,503 were reported by Nelson Roberts Advsrs. Parallax Volatility Advisers Lp holds 0% of its portfolio in Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) for 3,400 shares. Patten Incorporated reported 865 shares stake. Lenox Wealth Advsr accumulated 9 shares. Harding Loevner L P stated it has 0% in Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN). First Allied Advisory Ser holds 1,148 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Mariner Wealth Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.01% invested in Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN). Rockefeller Fincl has invested 0.97% in Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN). Swiss Natl Bank stated it has 538,645 shares.

Analysts await Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) to report earnings on April, 24. They expect $1.02 earnings per share, up 59.38% or $0.38 from last year’s $0.64 per share. ILMN’s profit will be $149.94 million for 59.18 P/E if the $1.02 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.44 actual earnings per share reported by Illumina, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -29.17% negative EPS growth.

Since October 12, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 20 insider sales for $17.77 million activity. 20,000 Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) shares with value of $4.47 million were sold by FLATLEY JAY T. 250 shares were sold by ARNOLD FRANCES, worth $60,375 on Thursday, March 8. Dadswell Charles had sold 116 shares worth $26,786 on Tuesday, April 3. 2,000 Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) shares with value of $413,759 were sold by Stapley Marc. $295,916 worth of Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) shares were sold by OSTADAN OMEAD. Another trade for 3,000 shares valued at $692,448 was sold by BOWMAN A BLAINE. EPSTEIN ROBERT S sold $305,225 worth of Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) on Monday, January 29.

Today, an insider trading transaction was made. Oene Van, the SVP Chief Commercial Officer and an insider of Illumina Inc sold exactly 1,400 shares of Illumina Inc, worth close to $333,872 U.S Dollars, at $238.5 for each share at the time of the transaction. At the moment, Oene Van has in hand 12,217 shares or 0.01% of the Company’s market cap.

The stock decreased 0.66% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $38.93. About 151,625 shares traded. H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) has risen 62.02% since April 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 50.47% the S&P500.

H&E Equipment Services, Inc. operates as an integrated equipment services company. The company has market cap of $1.39 billion. The firm rents, sells, and provides parts and service support for hi-lift or aerial work platform equipment, cranes, earthmoving equipment, and industrial lift trucks. It has a 12.68 P/E ratio. It offers heavy construction and industrial equipment for rent on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.3 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.06, from 1.24 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 12 investors sold H&E Equipment Services, Inc. shares while 51 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 25.77 million shares or 0.29% more from 25.69 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Koch Incorporated reported 0.03% of its portfolio in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES). Chicago Equity Ptnrs Ltd Company has 0.08% invested in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) for 66,410 shares. Renaissance Technologies Ltd Liability accumulated 45,400 shares. San Francisco Sentry Inv Grp Incorporated (Ca) reported 0% of its portfolio in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES). Bokf Na reported 0.1% stake. Dimensional Fund Advsr Limited Partnership reported 1.64M shares stake. Blackrock holds 0% of its portfolio in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) for 2.12M shares. Systematic Management Limited Partnership invested 0.25% in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES). Bridgeway Inc has 58,900 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. New York State Common Retirement Fund invested in 0% or 34,800 shares. Cornerstone Capital Mgmt Llc holds 0.01% or 23,900 shares. Metropolitan Life Ny accumulated 9,869 shares. Moreover, Hillsdale Inc has 0.24% invested in H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) for 36,600 shares. Sg Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Com has 77,491 shares for 0.63% of their portfolio. Vanguard Group Incorporated invested in 2.87 million shares.

Since March 5, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 insider sales for $14.22 million activity. Engquist John had sold 43,739 shares worth $1.82 million on Tuesday, March 20. $849,000 worth of H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) shares were sold by Magee Leslie S. The insider ARNOLD PAUL sold $408,600. Barber Bradley W sold $1.62M worth of H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:HEES) on Monday, March 5.

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