Analysts at Morgan Stanley Maintained their “Equal-Weight” rating for Check Point Software Tech (CHKP). The Target Given is $102; Wsi Industries (WSCI) Shorts Decreased By 5.84%

April 26, 2018 - By Marguerite Chambers

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Wsi Industries Inc (NASDAQ:WSCI) had a decrease of 5.84% in short interest. WSCI’s SI was 14,500 shares in April as released by FINRA. Its down 5.84% from 15,400 shares previously. With 17,700 avg volume, 1 days are for Wsi Industries Inc (NASDAQ:WSCI)’s short sellers to cover WSCI’s short positions. The SI to Wsi Industries Inc’s float is 0.62%. The stock increased 1.03% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $4.9. About 651 shares traded. WSI Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSCI) has risen 73.21% since April 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 61.66% the S&P500.

Investment analysts at Morgan Stanley have $102 price target on Check Point Software Tech (NASDAQ:CHKP). Morgan Stanley’s price target indicates a potential upside of 5.89% from the company’s current price. The rating was disclosed in a report on Thursday morning.

The stock decreased 6.39% or $6.58 during the last trading session, reaching $96.33. About 6.14 million shares traded or 335.25% up from the average. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) has declined 4.45% since April 26, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.00% the S&P500.

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. provides hardware and software services and products for IT security worldwide. The company has market cap of $15.74 billion. The firm offers a portfolio of network security, endpoint security, data security, and management solutions. It has a 19.99 P/E ratio. It provides security gateways to protect the networks and prevent the threats of enterprises, data centers, and small and large branch offices; security gateway appliances, including platforms for small business and small office locations, high end and high demanding data centers, and perimeter environments; and security management software, which offers security management through a single console that streamlines security activities and provides visibility into policy administration and threat analysis.

Among 32 analysts covering Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 26 Hold. Therefore 16% are positive. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. has $132 highest and $65 lowest target. $109.62’s average target is 13.80% above currents $96.33 stock price. Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. had 74 analyst reports since September 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, September 13 by Wunderlich. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, November 1 by UBS. The stock of Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Wednesday, November 1 by Barclays Capital. The stock of Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) earned “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, March 21. The company was downgraded on Thursday, June 16 by Deutsche Bank. As per Friday, August 11, the company rating was maintained by Evercore. The stock has “Hold” rating by Wells Fargo on Thursday, February 1. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Market Perform” rating and $110 target in Friday, January 20 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, December 15 by Evercore. BTIG Research upgraded Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) on Tuesday, February 7 to “Buy” rating.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.67 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.83, from 2.5 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 1 investors sold WSI Industries, Inc. shares while 2 reduced holdings. 3 funds opened positions while 2 raised stakes. 235,695 shares or 10.43% less from 263,149 shares in 2017Q3 were reported. State Bank Of America Corporation De invested 0% in WSI Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSCI). Blackrock has 0% invested in WSI Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSCI) for 108,024 shares. Acadian Asset Ltd Company, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 111 shares. Royal Bank Of Canada, a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 1,223 shares. Wells Fargo Com Mn holds 1 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Renaissance Technology Ltd Liability Corporation holds 0% or 88,900 shares in its portfolio. Morgan Stanley invested in 53 shares.

WSI Industries, Inc. engages in the precision contract metal machining business in the United States. The company has market cap of $14.55 million. It makes metal components in medium to high volumes in accordance with customer specifications. It has a 30.63 P/E ratio. The firm serves aerospace/avionics/defense, recreational power sports vehicles, energy, automotive, and bioscience industries through its direct sales force personnel.

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