Carpenter Technology (CRS) EPS Estimated At $0.50; Gap (GPS)’s Sentiment Is 0.96

January 13, 2018 - By Adrian Erickson

The Gap, Inc. operates as an apparel retail firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $13.17 billion. It provides apparel, accessories, and personal care products for men, women, and children under the Gap, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Athleta, and Intermix brands. It has a 15.61 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s products include denim, tees, button-downs, khakis, and other products; and fitness and lifestyle products for use in yoga, training, and sports to women and girls.

Analysts expect Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) to report $0.50 EPS on February, 1.They anticipate $0.35 EPS change or 233.33% from last quarter’s $0.15 EPS. CRS’s profit would be $23.41 million giving it 26.86 P/E if the $0.50 EPS is correct. After having $0.49 EPS previously, Carpenter Technology Corporation’s analysts see 2.04% EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.68% or $0.37 during the last trading session, reaching $53.72. About 352,767 shares traded or 6.84% up from the average. Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) has risen 19.37% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.67% the S&P500.




Investors sentiment increased to 1.39 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.04, from 1.35 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 18 investors sold Carpenter Technology Corporation shares while 53 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 43.55 million shares or 3.84% more from 41.94 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Thrivent For Lutherans stated it has 9,950 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Foundry Prns Ltd Liability has 10,535 shares. Tocqueville Asset Mngmt Limited Partnership owns 0% invested in Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) for 4,449 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 1,553 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Bronson Point Management Lc holds 1.54% of its portfolio in Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) for 100,000 shares. Old National Bank In holds 0.02% in Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) or 8,174 shares. 3.92 million were accumulated by Dimensional Fund Advsr L P. Huber Capital Ltd Co stated it has 408,437 shares or 1.08% of all its holdings. Wellington Ltd Liability Partnership stated it has 1.00M shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Hsbc Public Limited Liability reported 0% of its portfolio in Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS). Eagle Asset Management reported 0.05% of its portfolio in Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS). Cwm Ltd Liability Co stated it has 46 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Carret Asset Management Limited Liability Company, a New York-based fund reported 30,159 shares. Guggenheim Cap Limited Liability Company has invested 0% of its portfolio in Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS). Barrow Hanley Mewhinney And Strauss Limited Liability holds 0.01% or 130,479 shares in its portfolio.

Carpenter Technology Corporation manufactures, fabricates, and distributes specialty metals worldwide. The company has market cap of $2.52 billion. It operates through two divisions, Specialty Alloys Operations and Performance Engineered Products. It has a 33.41 P/E ratio. The firm develops, makes, and distributes cast/wrought and powder metal stainless steels and special alloys, including iron-nickel-cobalt base, stainless, superior corrosion resistant, and controlled expansion alloys; ultra-high strength and implantable alloys; tools and die steels; and other specialty metals, as well as cast/wrought titanium alloys.

Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $1.07 million activity. 8,000 shares were sold by MCMASTER ROBERT R, worth $323,520. On Monday, August 7 the insider KAROL STEVEN E sold $155,760. INGLIS I MARTIN also sold $318,128 worth of Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) on Thursday, August 24. $161,000 worth of Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) was sold by WADSWORTH JEFFREY.

Among 7 analysts covering Carpenter Technology (NYSE:CRS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Carpenter Technology had 13 analyst reports since October 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, November 16 with “Hold”. The company was downgraded on Monday, October 19 by JP Morgan. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of CRS in report on Thursday, July 27 with “Hold” rating. Cowen & Co maintained Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) on Thursday, October 19 with “Hold” rating. The company was upgraded on Thursday, March 16 by Seaport Global. Longbow maintained the shares of CRS in report on Friday, July 28 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, February 5 by Rosenblatt. The firm has “Hold” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Wednesday, October 11. Cowen & Co maintained Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) on Monday, July 17 with “Hold” rating. Cowen & Co maintained Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE:CRS) rating on Friday, April 28. Cowen & Co has “Hold” rating and $37 target.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 6 insider sales for $18.90 million activity.

Analysts await The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:GPS) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $0.58 EPS, up 13.73% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.51 per share. GPS’s profit will be $225.54 million for 14.60 P/E if the $0.58 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.58 actual EPS reported by The Gap, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00% EPS growth.

Hall Kathryn A. holds 97.04% of its portfolio in The Gap, Inc. for 3.39 million shares. Venator Capital Management Ltd. owns 280,235 shares or 8.55% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Harvest Capital Strategies Llc has 4.79% invested in the company for 850,000 shares. The Florida-based Gyroscope Capital Management Group Llc has invested 2.94% in the stock. Shellback Capital Lp, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 850,000 shares.

The stock increased 2.05% or $0.68 during the last trading session, reaching $33.87. About 4.80 million shares traded. The Gap, Inc. (GPS) has risen 28.94% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.24% the S&P500.

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