Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) “Outperform” Rating Reiterated at Credit Suisse; 11 Analysts Are Bullish Paycom Software, Inc. (PAYC) Last Week

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Among 19 analysts covering Paycom Software (NYSE:PAYC), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Paycom Software had 71 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, March 23 to “Hold”. On Wednesday, September 13 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, June 16 by Stifel Nicolaus. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, January 17 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, October 12 by Mizuho. As per Monday, September 11, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. Canaccord Genuity maintained Paycom Software, Inc. (NYSE:PAYC) on Wednesday, August 2 with “Buy” rating. Wells Fargo maintained the shares of PAYC in report on Wednesday, November 1 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Wednesday, August 5. The rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to “Overweight” on Wednesday, January 6. See Paycom Software, Inc. (NYSE:PAYC) latest ratings:

02/05/2018 Broker: First Analysis Rating: Hold New Target: $122.0000 Downgrade
02/05/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $85 New Target: $95 Maintain
02/05/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $115 New Target: $117 Maintain
19/04/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $130.0000 Maintain
12/04/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $97 Downgrade
23/03/2018 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Hold Old Target: $90 Downgrade
13/03/2018 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $105 New Target: $127 Maintain
13/02/2018 Broker: KeyBanc Capital Markets Old Rating: Sector Weight New Rating: Overweight Upgrade
06/02/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $100.0 Maintain
07/02/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Neutral Old Target: $82 New Target: $85 Maintain

In an analyst report sent to investors by Credit Suisse on Friday morning, Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) stock “Outperform” was reconfirmed.

The stock increased 0.71% or $0.74 during the last trading session, reaching $105.12. About 1.02 million shares traded. Paycom Software, Inc. (NYSE:PAYC) has risen 92.63% since May 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 81.08% the S&P500.

More news for Paycom Software, Inc. (NYSE:PAYC) were recently published by: Benzinga.com, which released: “Benzinga’s Top Analyst Calls From May 2, 2018” on May 02, 2018. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “Paycom Software, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2018 Results” and published on May 01, 2018 is yet another important article.

Paycom Software, Inc. provides cloud human capital management software solution that is delivered as software-as-a-service for small to mid-sized companies in the United States. The company has market cap of $6.09 billion. It provides functionality and data analytics that businesses need to manage the employment life cycle from recruitment to retirement. It currently has negative earnings. The companyÂ’s HCM solution offers a suite of applications in the areas of talent acquisition, including applicant tracking, candidate tracker, background checks, on-boarding, E-Verify, and tax credit service applications; and time and labor management, such as time and attendance, scheduling/schedule exchange, time-off requests, labor allocation, labor management reports/push reporting, and geofencing/geotracking applications.

The stock increased 0.49% or GBX 0.75 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 154.9. About 2.92 million shares traded. Centrica plc (LON:CNA) has 0.00% since May 4, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.13 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.16, from 1.29 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 17 investors sold Centrica plc shares while 58 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 52 raised stakes. 268.99 million shares or 0.29% less from 269.77 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Deroy & Devereaux Private Inv Counsel has invested 1.98% in Centrica plc (LON:CNA). Legal & General Group Plc holds 0% of its portfolio in Centrica plc (LON:CNA) for 90,828 shares. Price T Rowe Assocs Inc Md holds 5.22M shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt reported 12,700 shares. 101,352 are held by Invesco Limited. Alaska-based State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue has invested 0% in Centrica plc (LON:CNA). Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited accumulated 7,295 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Gotham Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability has 0% invested in Centrica plc (LON:CNA) for 4,052 shares. Dreman Value Management L L C invested in 9,313 shares or 0.28% of the stock. Mraz Amerine And Associates holds 41,641 shares or 0.68% of its portfolio. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale owns 2,774 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Moreover, Chicago Equity Ptnrs Llc has 0.01% invested in Centrica plc (LON:CNA). Stanley has invested 0.66% of its portfolio in Centrica plc (LON:CNA). Victory holds 201,581 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership accumulated 32,519 shares.

Centrica plc operates as an integrated energy firm in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, North America, Norway, and internationally. The company has market cap of 8.68 billion GBP. The firm operates through Energy Supply & Services–UK & Ireland, Energy Supply & Services–North America, Connected Home, Distributed Energy & Power, Energy Marketing & Trading, Exploration & Production, Central Power Generation, and Centrica Storage divisions. It has a 25.82 P/E ratio. It supplies gas and electricity to residential, business, and industrial customers, as well as provision of energy-related services; and engages in the power generation activities.

Among 22 analysts covering Centrica PLC (LON:CNA), 8 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 36% are positive. Centrica PLC has GBX 320 highest and GBX 120 lowest target. GBX 191.57’s average target is 23.67% above currents GBX 154.9 stock price. Centrica PLC had 261 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Wednesday, May 17 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, April 15 by Deutsche Bank. Kepler Cheuvreux maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, August 7 report. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Hold” rating and GBX 190 target in Tuesday, July 26 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, March 7 with “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, July 31 with “Buy”. The stock of Centrica plc (LON:CNA) has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, June 22 by Deutsche Bank. The stock of Centrica plc (LON:CNA) has “Underperform” rating given on Thursday, December 1 by Jefferies. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Thursday, June 30 report. The rating was downgraded by Kepler Cheuvreux to “Reduce” on Monday, February 29.

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