$1.36 EPS Expected for Anixter International Inc. (AXE); Madison Gas & Electric Co Has 1.26 Sentiment

July 17, 2017 - By Marie Mckinney

Analysts expect Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) to report $1.36 EPS on July, 25 before the open.They anticipate $0.04 EPS change or 3.03% from last quarter’s $1.32 EPS. AXE’s profit would be $44.43M giving it 14.35 P/E if the $1.36 EPS is correct. After having $1.09 EPS previously, Anixter International Inc.’s analysts see 24.77% EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.64% or $1.3 on July 14, reaching $78.05. About shares traded. Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) has risen 37.61% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.91% the S&P500.

MGE Energy, Inc. is a public utility holding company. The company has market cap of $2.18 billion. The Firm operates through five divisions: Regulated electric utility operations; Regulated gas utility operations; Nonregulated energy operations; Transmission investments, and All other. It has a 27.99 P/E ratio. The Regulated electric utility activities segment is engaged in generating, purchasing and distributing electricity through Madison Gas and Electric Company (MGE).

The stock increased 0.24% or $0.15 on July 14, reaching $62.85. About shares traded. MGE Energy, Inc. (MGEE) has risen 26.70% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.00% the S&P500.

Dean Capital Management holds 1.82% of its portfolio in MGE Energy, Inc. for 35,236 shares. Speece Thorson Capital Group Inc owns 104,843 shares or 1.53% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Zebra Capital Management Llc has 0.84% invested in the company for 42,395 shares. The Ohio-based Dean Investment Associates Llc has invested 0.79% in the stock. Silvercrest Asset Management Group Llc, a New York-based fund reported 833,183 shares.

Among 6 analysts covering Anixter (NYSE:AXE), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Anixter had 15 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Zacks to “Buy” on Monday, September 21. The firm has “In-Line” rating given on Monday, October 19 by Imperial Capital. Longbow upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $78 target in Thursday, September 10 report. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Imperial Capital on Thursday, October 27. The firm earned “In-Line” rating on Thursday, February 2 by Imperial Capital. Imperial Capital maintained Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) rating on Thursday, July 30. Imperial Capital has “In-Line” rating and $73 target. The stock of Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) has “In-Line” rating given on Friday, February 19 by Imperial Capital. The rating was maintained by Imperial Capital on Wednesday, July 27 with “Outperform”. As per Monday, April 25, the company rating was maintained by Imperial Capital. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Longbow on Friday, December 2.

Since February 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 insider sales for $2.62 million activity. On Monday, April 10 Eck Robert J. sold $5,200 worth of Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) or 65 shares. Standish William had sold 1,000 shares worth $78,600 on Monday, May 15. On Wednesday, February 1 GRUBBS ROBERT W sold $1.49 million worth of Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) or 17,862 shares.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.40, from 0.94 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 20 investors sold Anixter International Inc. shares while 53 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 62 raised stakes. 26.81 million shares or 2.17% less from 27.41 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. First Bankshares Of Omaha owns 14,506 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Swiss Commercial Bank holds 0.01% or 48,100 shares. 146,326 were reported by Prudential Financial. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Llc holds 0.02% in Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) or 3,380 shares. Gotham Asset Management Limited Co has 0.1% invested in Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) for 95,065 shares. 3,927 were reported by Tudor Investment Et Al. Clarivest Asset Management Limited Liability Corp stated it has 0% of its portfolio in Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE). Zacks Investment reported 16,440 shares. Metropolitan Life Ins Ny has invested 0.01% in Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE). Jennison Ltd Liability Co holds 0.06% or 705,921 shares in its portfolio. Royal Fincl Bank Of Canada owns 1,908 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Thrivent For Lutherans reported 15,320 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Capstone Asset Management has 0.02% invested in Anixter International Inc. (NYSE:AXE) for 8,630 shares. Mesirow Fincl Management invested in 0.98% or 195,530 shares. Blackrock accumulated 8,222 shares or 0% of the stock.

Anixter International Inc. is engaged in the distribution of enterprise cabling and security solutions, electrical and electronic wire and cable products and utility power solutions. The company has market cap of $2.55 billion. The Firm operates through three divisions: Network & Security Solutions , Electrical & Electronic Solutions (EES), and Utility Power Solutions (UPS). It has a 20.41 P/E ratio. The NSS segment’s product portfolio includes access control, power, cable management, wireless, professional audio/video, voice and networking switches, and other ancillary products.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our daily email newsletter.

Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our free daily email newsletter: