Fort Washington Investment Advisors Increased By $29.96 Million Its Estee Lauder Companies (EL) Holding; 15 Bullish Analysts Covering Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX)

May 24, 2018 - By Sarah Hamilton

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) Logo

Among 19 analysts covering Skechers Usa Inc. (NYSE:SKX), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 79% are positive. Skechers Usa Inc. had 71 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 23 by Citigroup. The firm has “Buy” rating by Monness Crespi & Hardt given on Friday, December 23. The firm has “Buy” rating by B. Riley & Co given on Friday, October 20. Susquehanna initiated Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) rating on Friday, August 12. Susquehanna has “Neutral” rating and $27 target. On Wednesday, March 29 the stock rating was downgraded by Susquehanna to “Negative”. The rating was maintained by B. Riley & Co with “Buy” on Friday, October 23. The stock of Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) earned “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, August 14. As per Monday, June 5, the company rating was upgraded by Susquehanna. B. Riley & Co downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Thursday, November 3 report. The stock of Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) has “Market Perform” rating given on Friday, October 20 by Wells Fargo. See Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) latest ratings:

19/04/2018 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $41.0000 Maintain
20/04/2018 Broker: Wedbush Old Rating: Outperform New Rating: Neutral Downgrade
18/04/2018 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy New Target: $50.0000 Reinitiate
17/04/2018 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $50.0000 Maintain
18/04/2018 Broker: Buckingham Research Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy New Target: $48 Reinitiate
13/04/2018 Broker: Susquehanna Rating: Buy New Target: $52.0000 Maintain
09/02/2018 Broker: Citigroup Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $45 New Target: $50 Maintain
08/02/2018 Broker: Cowen & Co Rating: Buy New Target: $46.0 Maintain
06/02/2018 Broker: B. Riley & Co Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $37 New Target: $47 Maintain
06/02/2018 Broker: FBR Capital Rating: Buy New Target: $47.0 Maintain

Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc increased Estee Lauder Companies (EL) stake by 4914.96% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc acquired 235,918 shares as Estee Lauder Companies (EL)’s stock rose 14.83%. The Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc holds 240,718 shares with $30.63M value, up from 4,800 last quarter. Estee Lauder Companies now has $55.29 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.44% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $150.64. About 885,808 shares traded. The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) has risen 70.93% since May 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 59.38% the S&P500.

Since February 28, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 6 sales for $4.51 million activity. Another trade for 16,701 shares valued at $673,687 was sold by NASON MARK A. PACCIONE PHILLIP had sold 17,432 shares worth $663,113 on Friday, March 2. WEINBERG DAVID sold $708,951 worth of Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) on Wednesday, May 2. On Friday, March 2 the insider GREENBERG ROBERT sold $1.53 million.

More notable recent Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) news were published by: Livetradingnews.com which released: “Skechers USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX) Stock Worth Watching” on May 14, 2018, also Benzinga.com with their article: “Skechers Accuses Adidas Of Blocking Entry To Basketball Market In Federal Lawsuit” published on May 18, 2018, Benzinga.com published: “Sketchy: Industry Expert Says Latest Skechers-Adidas Litigation A ‘PR Move'” on May 18, 2018. More interesting news about Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: “Grab Foot Locker, Inc. Stock on Its Way Above the $50 Mark” published on May 23, 2018 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “Why Allbirds Isn’t a Threat to Nike and Other Shoe Makers” with publication date: May 23, 2018.

The stock increased 0.12% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $30.23. About 1.66 million shares traded. Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) has risen 33.31% since May 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.76% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.07, from 1.27 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 25 investors sold Skechers U.S.A., Inc. shares while 86 reduced holdings. 76 funds opened positions while 73 raised stakes. 110.47 million shares or 8.33% more from 101.97 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. State Street has 5.23 million shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Capital Growth Mngmt Ltd Partnership holds 2.76% or 1.76 million shares in its portfolio. Timpani Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Com holds 0.63% or 45,895 shares. Los Angeles Capital Mngmt And Equity Rech Inc owns 662,105 shares or 0.14% of their US portfolio. Aqr Cap Ltd has 1.95M shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Hl Services Lc holds 74,207 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Caprock Group Inc Inc has 7,333 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0% in Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) or 6,952 shares. Davidson Kempner Capital Mgmt Lp owns 0.67% invested in Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX) for 550,000 shares. World Asset Mgmt Inc reported 8,544 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Morgan Stanley stated it has 1.23M shares. Peak6 Limited Partnership reported 8,709 shares stake. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Com holds 0% or 1,221 shares in its portfolio. The Illinois-based Balyasny Asset Management Limited Liability has invested 0.15% in Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX). 206,510 are held by Cornerstone Ltd.

Skechers U.S.A., Inc. designs, develops, markets, and distributes footwear for men, women, and children; and performance footwear for men and women under the Skechers GO brand worldwide. The company has market cap of $4.84 billion. It operates through three divisions: Domestic Wholesale Sales, International Wholesale Sales, and Retail Sales. It has a 26.51 P/E ratio. The firm offers casual boots, shoes, and sandals for men; oxfords and slip-ons, lug outsole and fashion boots, and casual sandals for women; dress casuals, seasonal sandals and boots, classic and wide fit, and relaxed fit casuals for men and women; and casual fusion line for young men and women under the Skechers USA brand.

Since February 5, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 10 insider sales for $37.14 million activity. MOSS SARA E had sold 30,044 shares worth $4.22M. Freda Fabrizio also sold $7.69M worth of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) on Friday, February 16. Shares for $3.50M were sold by O’HARE MICHAEL on Monday, February 5. TRAVIS TRACEY THOMAS sold $700,550 worth of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) on Friday, February 16. Haney Carl P. sold 13,050 shares worth $1.80M. $2.27 million worth of stock was sold by LAUDER RONALD S FOUNDATION on Tuesday, February 13. Polcer Gregory also sold $6.53 million worth of The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) shares.

More recent The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Earnings Preview For Estee Lauder” on May 01, 2018. Also 247Wallst.com published the news titled: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Celgene, Cypress Semi, Intuit, KemPharm, Oasis Petroleum, Rio Tinto, Shake …” on May 23, 2018. Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For May 23, 2018” with publication date: May 23, 2018 was also an interesting one.

Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc decreased Bank Of Ny Mellon Corp (NYSE:BK) stake by 1.49 million shares to 218,398 valued at $11.76M in 2017Q4. It also reduced Western Gas Partners Lp (NYSE:WES) stake by 81,269 shares and now owns 171,357 shares. Ishares Tr Mbs Etf (MBB) was reduced too.

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) Institutional Positions Chart

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 FREE 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: