GATX (GATX) At $71.91 Forms Top; Almost Family Has 1.22 Sentiment

GATX Corporation (GATX) formed multiple top with $74.79 target or 4.00% above today’s $71.91 share price. GATX Corporation (GATX) has $2.71 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.10% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $71.91. About 154,249 shares traded. GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX) has risen 18.16% since May 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.61% the S&P500.

Almost Family Inc (AFAM) investors sentiment decreased to 1.22 in Q4 2017. It’s down -0.24, from 1.46 in 2017Q3. The ratio dropped, as 71 active investment managers increased or started new holdings, while 58 reduced and sold their stakes in Almost Family Inc. The active investment managers in our database now have: 11.31 million shares, down from 11.69 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Almost Family Inc in top ten holdings increased from 0 to 1 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 18 Reduced: 40 Increased: 41 New Position: 30.

Among 3 analysts covering GATX (NYSE:GATX), 0 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. GATX had 3 analyst reports since January 12, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, June 16 the stock rating was maintained by Axiom Capital with “Sell”. The stock has “Market Perform” rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, March 3. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Thursday, January 12 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Analysts await GATX Corporation (NYSE:GATX) to report earnings on July, 19. They expect $0.92 EPS, down 30.30% or $0.40 from last year’s $1.32 per share. GATX’s profit will be $34.68 million for 19.54 P/E if the $0.92 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.98 actual EPS reported by GATX Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -53.54% negative EPS growth.

Almost Family, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides home healthcare services in the United States. The company has market cap of $783.59 million. The Company’s Visiting Nurse Services segment offers a range of Medicare-certified home health nursing services to patients in need of recuperative health care, as well as services to patients in lieu of additional care in other settings, including long term acute care hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation hospitals, or skilled nursing facilities. It has a 37.84 P/E ratio. This segment also provides special clinically protocols to medically complex, chronic, and co-morbid patients.

Ratings analysis reveals 50% of Almost Family’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating Almost Family, 1 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $49.0 while the high is $55.0. The stock’s average target of $52 is -7.14% below today’s ($56) share price. AFAM was included in 2 notes of analysts from October 19, 2016. RBC Capital Markets upgraded Almost Family, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFAM) on Wednesday, October 19 to “Outperform” rating. The rating was initiated by Bank of America on Tuesday, January 24 with “Neutral”.

Kellner Capital Llc holds 1.89% of its portfolio in Almost Family, Inc. for 43,000 shares. Coliseum Capital Management Llc owns 52,000 shares or 1.83% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Summit Creek Advisors Llc has 1.5% invested in the company for 144,450 shares. The Colorado-based Tributary Capital Management Llc has invested 1.15% in the stock. Cortina Asset Management Llc, a Wisconsin-based fund reported 353,391 shares.

The stock increased 1.91% or $1.05 during the last trading session, reaching $56. About 582,290 shares traded or 382.76% up from the average. Almost Family, Inc. (AFAM) has risen 14.01% since May 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.46% the S&P500.

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