Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) Institutional Investors Sentiment

During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.90 earnings per share. Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) has declined 21.80% since January 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 29.20% the S&P500. Barclays set a $75.00 target price on shares of Nike and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday. Sg Capital Management Llc sold 218,937 shares as the company's stock rose 7.25% with the market.

William B. Gray increased its stake in Nike Inc (NKE) by 114.93% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock closed the most recent session at $5.60 after seeing 490756 shares trade hands. British Columbia Corp holds 0.6% of its portfolio in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) for 1.45M shares.

Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.8 in Q3 2017. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. They issued a "buy" rating and a $72.00 price target on the stock. FactSet Research Systems Inc. had 36 analyst reports since September 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Tuesday, August 1 by Bank of America.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, January 2nd. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Pandora Media, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) rating on Wednesday, June 29. The firm has "Buy" rating by Wells Fargo given on Monday, January 8. Mizuho maintained Pandora Media, Inc. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Friday, July 22 by Wedbush. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, January 4 by Jefferies. Brean Capital has "Buy" rating and $62 target. Deutsche Bank has "Buy" rating and $61.0 target. The Security National Trust Co holds 12,987 shares with $2.22 million value, down from 15,239 last quarter. It also increased its holding in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (NYSE:TMO) by 1,741 shares in the quarter, for a total of 60,391 shares, and has risen its stake in Analog Devices Inc (NASDAQ:ADI).

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.8 in Q3 2017. For NKE, the company now has 4.3 billion of cash on the books, which is offset by 1.24 billion in current liabilities. 48 funds opened positions while 84 raised stakes. Employees Retirement System Of Texas reported 73,000 shares. Adell Harriman Carpenter holds 0.12% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) or 16,000 shares. $8.78 million worth of NIKE, Inc.

Both investors and stock traders are looking at technical indicators for the stocks of Xerox Corporation (XRX). (NYSE:XPO) for 15,988 shares. Slate Path Cap Limited Partnership owns 10.28M shares. Evergreen Cap Management Limited Liability holds 0.77% or 38,467 shares in its portfolio. Tci Wealth Advsr has invested 0.01% in Pandora Media, Inc. The company had a trading volume of 2,748,859 shares, compared to its average volume of 7,600,712. Moreover, Putnam Invests Limited Liability has 0.01% invested in Pandora Media, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) for 7,550 shares. Alps accumulated 11,731 shares. 171,240 are owned by Argentiere Ag. Evergreen Capital Lc holds 0.09% or 14,344 shares in its portfolio. 200 are owned by Fifth Third Financial Bank. Company insiders own 3.90% of the company's stock.

Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 selling transactions for $23.60 million activity. Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $650,000 was made by Matheson Monique S. on Friday, December 15. RODGERS JOHNATHAN A sold $855,206 worth of stock or 16,000 shares. On Friday, August 25 Zuckerberg Mark sold $42.50M worth of Facebook, Inc. (NYSE:P) on Wednesday, August 16. Nike's revenue for the quarter was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts expect that Nike Inc will post 2.25 EPS for the current fiscal year. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty have issued a hold rating and twenty-one have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 52% are positive. Facebook had 216 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, November 1. Citigroup maintained Ensco plc (NYSE:ESV) on Thursday, August 25 with "Neutral" rating. Penobscot Invest Company Inc invested 1.28% in NIKE, Inc. Finally, DA Davidson restated a buy rating and set a $69.00 price target on shares of Nike in a report on Thursday, September 14th. On Tuesday, November 14 the stock rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with "Outperform". Vetr cut Nike from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating and set a $58.87 target price on the a report on Tuesday, September 12th. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, December 28 with "Outperform". Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, December 19 report. This represents a $0.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.24%. It is negative, as 87 investors sold NKE shares while 457 reduced holdings. 78 funds opened positions while 358 raised stakes. The institutional investors in our partner's database now own: 985.62 million shares, down from 994.42 million shares in 2017Q2. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now owns 1,966,235 shares in the company, valued at $104,092,480.90. 78,866 are held by Laurel Grove Limited Company. Emerald Advisers Pa holds 0.01% or 3,779 shares. Massachusetts-based Boston Family Office Ltd Liability Company has invested 1.14% in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). 34,354 are owned by Indiana Trust Management Com. Investors of record on Monday, December 4th were issued a $0.20 dividend. Bridges Mgmt invested 0.19% in NIKE, Inc. 972.68 million shares or 1.58% less from 988.30 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. (NYSE:NKE). Cibc Ww Markets stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in NIKE, Inc. (NKE) Q2 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript" published on December 22, 2017 as well as's news article titled: "Nike Is a Solid Bet Ahead of Earnings" with publication date: "December 14, 2017. Below is a list of NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE). Peak Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 5,335 shares. Raub Brock Management Lp holds 280,646 shares. Lombard Odier Asset Management (Europe) holds 0.05% of its portfolio in NIKE, Inc. Drexel Morgan And holds 4,938 shares.