Jaffetilchin Investment Partners Has Lifted Morgan Stanley (MS) Position; 8 Analysts Bullish Ferro (FOE)

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Among 8 analysts covering Ferro (NYSE:FOE), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Ferro had 15 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was initiated by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, March 27 with “Buy”. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Friday, November 10 report. Northcoast maintained the shares of FOE in report on Monday, March 5 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Friday, September 1. The stock of Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 31 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, June 5 by Longbow. The rating was upgraded by Seaport Global on Wednesday, January 13 to “Buy”. As per Thursday, October 12, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, August 4 by Zacks. The stock of Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) earned “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, September 23. See Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) latest ratings:

27/03/2018 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $29.0000 Initiate
05/03/2018 Broker: Northcoast Rating: Buy New Target: $28.0 Maintain
10/11/2017 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Rating: Overweight Old Target: $27 New Target: $29 Maintain

Jaffetilchin Investment Partners Llc increased Morgan Stanley (MS) stake by 263.28% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Jaffetilchin Investment Partners Llc acquired 13,280 shares as Morgan Stanley (MS)’s stock rose 0.82%. The Jaffetilchin Investment Partners Llc holds 18,324 shares with $961,000 value, up from 5,044 last quarter. Morgan Stanley now has $91.71B valuation. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $51.7. About 8.93 million shares traded. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has risen 27.83% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.28% the S&P500.

Jaffetilchin Investment Partners Llc decreased Manpowergroup Inc (NYSE:MAN) stake by 2,903 shares to 9,077 valued at $1.15M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Arista Networks Inc (NYSE:ANET) stake by 9,211 shares and now owns 3,566 shares. First Tr Exchange Traded Fd (FTSL) was reduced too.

Among 30 analysts covering Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), 19 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive. Morgan Stanley has $82 highest and $1 lowest target. $47.09’s average target is -8.92% below currents $51.7 stock price. Morgan Stanley had 102 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, July 19 the stock rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with “Hold”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, January 2 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, July 7. The rating was maintained by Wood with “Market Perform” on Tuesday, April 19. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Wood given on Wednesday, December 13. As per Thursday, January 18, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research given on Tuesday, October 20. Societe Generale downgraded it to “Hold” rating and $59.5 target in Tuesday, January 9 report. On Thursday, July 20 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Outperform”. The stock of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, March 31 by JP Morgan.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.1 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.16, from 0.94 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 38 investors sold MS shares while 295 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 255 raised stakes. 1.51 billion shares or 1.16% less from 1.53 billion shares in 2017Q3 were reported. The California-based Capital Financial Advisers Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.02% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). Captrust Fincl holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) for 4,875 shares. Moreover, Amer Interest Gru Inc has 0.08% invested in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) for 447,514 shares. Cedar Hill Associate Limited Liability holds 0.04% of its portfolio in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) for 4,391 shares. Argentiere Capital Ag has invested 1.32% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). Douglass Winthrop Advisors Ltd Company stated it has 0.01% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). Parametric Port Associate Ltd, Washington-based fund reported 3.92 million shares. Tiaa Cref Investment Mngmt Ltd Com invested in 8.34M shares. Intrust Bank Na holds 0.1% or 6,542 shares in its portfolio. Park Circle, Maryland-based fund reported 800 shares. Tuttle Tactical Ltd Co holds 0.89% or 13,992 shares. Whittier Trust Co invested in 9,771 shares. Triangle Wealth Management reported 10,202 shares. Clark Cap Mgmt Gp Incorporated has invested 0.58% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). State Street invested 0.64% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS).

Ferro Corporation produces specialty materials in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.85 billion. It operates through four business units: Tile Coating Systems; Porcelain Enamel; Performance Colors and Glass; and Pigments, Powders and Oxides. It has a 32.79 P/E ratio. The firm offers frits, porcelain and other glass enamels, glazes, stains, decorating colors, pigments, inks, polishing materials, dielectrics, electronic glasses, and other specialty coatings.

Since December 12, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 sales for $1.72 million activity. $297,636 worth of stock was sold by Schlater Benjamin on Tuesday, December 12. Duesenberg Mark Hugo had sold 18,000 shares worth $430,000 on Friday, December 15. 12,000 shares were sold by Barna James, worth $280,413 on Wednesday, December 13.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.12, from 1 in 2017Q3. It dived, as 15 investors sold Ferro Corporation shares while 75 reduced holdings. 29 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. 78.76 million shares or 3.00% less from 81.19 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Morgan Stanley holds 247,946 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 25,918 were accumulated by Guggenheim Limited Liability Com. Parallax Volatility Advisers L P has 0% invested in Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE). Eam Investors Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 109,818 shares. Pdts Prtnrs Limited Liability Com holds 0.13% or 183,784 shares in its portfolio. 317,216 were reported by Ameriprise. Cubist Systematic Strategies Lc invested 0.02% in Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE). First Tru Advsrs L P has invested 0% in Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE). Fmr Ltd holds 0% of its portfolio in Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) for 1.01M shares. Moreover, Cookson Peirce And has 0.28% invested in Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) for 128,170 shares. Driehaus Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation has 333,340 shares for 0.3% of their portfolio. Luminus Ltd Liability Corp reported 0.24% of its portfolio in Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE). Wilen Invest Mngmt owns 3.38% invested in Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE) for 222,446 shares. Metropolitan Life Ins Co New York has invested 0.01% in Ferro Corporation (NYSE:FOE). Arrowstreet Capital L P stated it has 331,648 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings.

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