$0.38 EPS Expected for Exactech, Inc. (EXAC); 5 Analysts Bullish Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (BHLB)

February 15, 2018 - By Linda Rogers

Analysts expect Exactech, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXAC) to report $0.38 EPS on February, 20.They anticipate $0.04 EPS change or 11.76% from last quarter’s $0.34 EPS. EXAC’s profit would be $5.48 million giving it 32.40 P/E if the $0.38 EPS is correct. After having $0.20 EPS previously, Exactech, Inc.’s analysts see 90.00% EPS growth. It closed at $49.25 lastly. It is up 21.62% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.92% the S&P500.

Among 7 analysts covering Berkshire Hills Bancorp (NYSE:BHLB), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Berkshire Hills Bancorp had 23 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, September 15 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold”. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, November 16 by PiperJaffray. The stock of Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB) earned “Buy” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Friday, August 4. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, October 3 with “Buy”. On Friday, October 20 the stock rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with “Buy”. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Friday, November 18 by Compass Point. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Friday, August 11. The rating was downgraded by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, November 16 to “Neutral”. PiperJaffray upgraded the stock to “Overweight” rating in Thursday, September 7 report. The rating was upgraded by Keefe Bruyette & Woods to “Outperform” on Tuesday, November 10. See Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB) latest ratings:

09/01/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $42.5 Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $44.5 Maintain
20/10/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $43.0 Maintain
19/10/2017 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Buy New Target: $39.5 Maintain
03/10/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $41.0 Maintain
15/09/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Hold New Target: $38.0 Maintain
07/09/2017 Broker: PiperJaffray Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Overweight Upgrade
07/09/2017 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Buy New Target: $39.5 Upgrade

Exactech, Inc. develops, manufactures, markets, distributes, and sells orthopedic implant devices, related surgical instrumentation, and biologic services. The company has market cap of $710.38 million. It offers extremities products comprising Equinoxe, a platform shoulder system for the treatment of degenerative disease and trauma; and knee system that provides solutions for partial, primary, and revision total knee arthroplasty. It has a 1894.23 P/E ratio. The firm also provides hip solutions that address hip arthroplasty, reconstruction, and fractures, as well as primary hip surgeries.

Among 4 analysts covering Exactech (NASDAQ:EXAC), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Exactech had 9 analyst reports since August 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Monday, July 31 by Gabelli. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, September 4 by Zacks. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, October 23 by Robert W. Baird. The stock of Exactech, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXAC) earned “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, December 4. The firm has “Hold” rating by Gabelli given on Tuesday, October 24. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 28 by Northland Capital. The stock of Exactech, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXAC) earned “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, April 13. The stock of Exactech, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXAC) earned “Sell” rating by Zacks on Friday, August 21. The stock of Exactech, Inc. (NASDAQ:EXAC) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, October 13 by Robert W. Baird.

Since August 17, 2017, it had 4 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $342,897 activity. Bossidy Paul T bought 500 shares worth $19,325. The insider Sheehan Patrick J bought $37,000. Shares for $316,508 were sold by Marotta Richard M. Another trade for 3,000 shares valued at $113,608 was bought by RYAN WILLIAM J. $844,541 worth of Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB) was sold by DALY MICHAEL P on Thursday, August 31.

Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. provides retail and commercial banking, wealth management and investment, and insurance services. The company has market cap of $1.71 billion. The firm operates through two divisions, Banking and Insurance. It has a 27.12 P/E ratio. It offers various deposit accounts, including interest-bearing and noninterest-bearing checking demand, regular savings, money market savings, time certificates of deposit, and retirement deposit accounts; and loans, such as residential mortgages, commercial real estate, commercial and industrial, and consumer loans.

The stock increased 2.78% or $1.02 during the last trading session, reaching $37.7. About 138,960 shares traded. Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB) has risen 33.85% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.15% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.58 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.15, from 1.43 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 20 investors sold Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. shares while 39 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 67 raised stakes. 29.46 million shares or 0.09% more from 29.43 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Alphaone Investment Limited Liability Com invested in 675 shares. Cornercap Inv Counsel holds 0.13% or 23,935 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur Ny invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB). Deutsche Retail Bank Ag invested in 0% or 146,676 shares. Balyasny Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Company accumulated 0% or 14,294 shares. 111,432 are owned by Eaton Vance Mgmt. Columbia L L C Management has 8,593 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Automobile Association invested in 55,000 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Indexiq Limited Liability Company invested in 0.04% or 24,041 shares. Minnesota-based Ameriprise Fincl has invested 0% in Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB). Massachusetts-based Eagle Boston Invest Mngmt has invested 1.09% in Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB). Hutchin Hill Limited Partnership invested 0.74% of its portfolio in Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB). Voya Investment Management Limited Company has 0% invested in Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. (NYSE:BHLB). Goldman Sachs Gp Inc invested in 20,892 shares or 0% of the stock. Victory Cap Mgmt Inc holds 0% or 7,746 shares.

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