Dollar General (DG)’s EVP & Chief People Officer Robert Ravener Sold 9,874 Shares of the Company; Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Has 1.46 Sentiment

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Sentiment for Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc (NSM)

Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc (NSM) investors sentiment increased to 1.46 in 2017 Q4. It’s up 0.42, from 1.04 in 2017Q3. The ratio has improved, as 60 institutional investors increased or started new equity positions, while 41 sold and decreased their holdings in Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. The institutional investors in our database now hold: 94.30 million shares, down from 95.15 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc in top ten equity positions decreased from 4 to 3 for a decrease of 1. Sold All: 8 Reduced: 33 Increased: 41 New Position: 19.

Analysts await Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) to report earnings on June, 7. They expect $1.39 EPS, up 34.95% or $0.36 from last year’s $1.03 per share. DG’s profit will be $373.28 million for 18.02 P/E if the $1.39 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.48 actual EPS reported by Dollar General Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -6.08% negative EPS growth.

Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides various merchandise products in the southern, southwestern, midwestern, and eastern United States. The company has market cap of $26.90 billion. The firm offers consumable products, including paper and cleaning products comprising paper towels, bath tissues, paper dinnerware, trash and storage bags, and laundry and other home cleaning supplies; packaged food products, such as cereals, canned soups and vegetables, condiments, spices, sugar, and flour; perishables consisting of milk, eggs, bread, refrigerated and frozen food, beer, and wine; snacks that comprise candies, cookies, crackers, salty snacks, and carbonated beverages; health and beauty products, such as over-the-counter medicines, as well as soap, body wash, shampoo, dental hygiene, and foot care products; pet products, which include pet supplies and pet food; and tobacco products. It has a 17.79 P/E ratio. It also provides seasonal products, including decorations, toys, batteries, small electronics, greeting cards, stationery products, prepaid phones and accessories, gardening supplies, hardware products, and automotive and home office supplies; and home products consisting of kitchen supplies, cookware, small appliances, light bulbs, storage containers, frames, candles, craft supplies and kitchen products, beds, and bath soft goods.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.26, from 0.91 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 34 investors sold Dollar General Corporation shares while 200 reduced holdings. 109 funds opened positions while 164 raised stakes. 233.50 million shares or 1.53% less from 237.14 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Utah Retirement has 0.1% invested in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). North Star Invest Mngmt Corp holds 0% or 275 shares in its portfolio. Manufacturers Life Insurance The holds 341,729 shares. Kentucky Retirement System has invested 0.11% of its portfolio in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Lyons Wealth Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp holds 1.6% or 10,542 shares in its portfolio. Wellington Management Llp holds 0% or 59,844 shares. Highbridge Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Com has 96,458 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. Fort Point Cap Prtn Limited Com has invested 0.26% in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees accumulated 41,544 shares. Gateway Invest Advisers Ltd Llc invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Brown Brothers Harriman reported 1,615 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Amp Capital Investors Limited holds 0.04% or 84,958 shares in its portfolio. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt holds 0.07% or 7,530 shares. 1,509 were reported by Tci Wealth Advsrs. Earnest Ltd Liability Company accumulated 138 shares or 0% of the stock.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 insider sales for $3.12 million activity. Shares for $251,895 were sold by TAYLOR RHONDA on Tuesday, December 12. Kindy Michael J also sold $764,931 worth of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) on Monday, March 26. The insider ELLIOTT ANITA C sold $181,159. 11,368 shares valued at $1.06M were sold by Ravener Robert D on Tuesday, December 12.

The EVP & Chief People Officer of Dollar General Corp and company’s insider Robert Ravener unloaded 9,874 shares of the public firm estimated based on $100.6 per each share. The insider shares had a value of precisely $993,498 US Dollars. Today, he owns a total of 28,307 shares or 0.01% of the company’s total market cap. This transaction was made on 18-04-2018. A document filed with the SEC and readily available here, gives additional info for the transaction.

The stock increased 0.31% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $100.18. About 2.16 million shares traded. Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) has risen 34.01% since April 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.46% the S&P500.

Among 31 analysts covering Dollar General Corp. (NYSE:DG), 19 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 61% are positive. Dollar General Corp. has $121 highest and $6200 lowest target. $92.54’s average target is -7.63% below currents $100.18 stock price. Dollar General Corp. had 109 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, March 28. Piper Jaffray maintained Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) rating on Thursday, December 7. Piper Jaffray has “Buy” rating and $105.0 target. The firm earned “Underperform” rating on Thursday, March 23 by Credit Suisse. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $8500 target in Thursday, June 1 report. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, August 22 report. M Partners maintained Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) on Friday, May 27 with “Buy” rating. Credit Suisse downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Thursday, August 25 report. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Hold” on Tuesday, October 3. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Wednesday, July 5. Bank of America upgraded Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) on Wednesday, October 21 to “Neutral” rating.

Analysts await Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NSM) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $0.47 EPS, up 56.67% or $0.17 from last year’s $0.3 per share. NSM’s profit will be $45.94 million for 9.63 P/E if the $0.47 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.43 actual EPS reported by Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 9.30% EPS growth.

Fortress Investment Group Llc holds 32.71% of its portfolio in Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. for 68.10 million shares. Proxima Capital Management Llc owns 360,137 shares or 3.86% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Sls Management Llc has 3.6% invested in the company for 139,188 shares. The New York-based Garnet Equity Capital Holdings Inc. has invested 2.72% in the stock. Adirondack Research & Management Inc., a New York-based fund reported 272,548 shares.

Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. provides servicing, origination, and transaction based services primarily to single-family residences in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.77 billion. It operates in three divisions: Servicing, Originations, and Xome. It has a 60.37 P/E ratio. The Servicing segment offers conventional residential mortgage loans and home equity conversion loans.

Ratings analysis reveals 33% of Nationstar Mortgage’s analysts are positive. Out of 3 Wall Street analysts rating Nationstar Mortgage, 1 give it “Buy”, 1 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. NSM was included in 3 notes of analysts from September 9, 2016. The stock of Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NSM) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 26 by Nomura. The stock of Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NSM) has “Underweight” rating given on Thursday, February 23 by Barclays Capital. The rating was initiated by Piper Jaffray with “Neutral” on Friday, September 9.

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