Sunrun Inc. (RUN) Reaches $12.05 52-Week High; National General Holdings Corp. (NGHC) Sentiment Is 1.27

June 4, 2018 - By Winifred Garcia

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National General Holdings Corp. (NGHC) investors sentiment increased to 1.27 in 2018 Q1. It’s up 0.25, from 1.02 in 2017Q4. The ratio is more positive, as 57 active investment managers opened new and increased equity positions, while 45 sold and trimmed positions in National General Holdings Corp.. The active investment managers in our database now own: 46.08 million shares, up from 45.45 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of active investment managers holding National General Holdings Corp. in top ten equity positions was flat from 3 to 3 for the same number . Sold All: 15 Reduced: 30 Increased: 45 New Position: 12.




The stock of Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ:RUN) hit a new 52-week high and has $12.53 target or 4.00% above today’s $12.05 share price. The 7 months bullish chart indicates low risk for the $1.31 billion company. The 1-year high was reported on Jun, 4 by Barchart.com. If the $12.53 price target is reached, the company will be worth $52.52M more. The stock decreased 1.83% or $0.225 during the last trading session, reaching $12.045. About 1.18 million shares traded. Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ:RUN) has risen 122.20% since June 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 109.63% the S&P500.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $284,669 activity.

More news for National General Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:NGHC) were recently published by: Benzinga.com, which released: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For June 4, 2018” on June 04, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s article titled: “National General Holdings’ (NGHC) CEO Barry Karfunkel on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” and published on May 13, 2018 is yet another important article.

Analysts await National General Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:NGHC) to report earnings on August, 6. They expect $0.57 earnings per share, up 418.18% or $0.46 from last year’s $0.11 per share. NGHC’s profit will be $60.94 million for 11.66 P/E if the $0.57 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.62 actual earnings per share reported by National General Holdings Corp. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -8.06% negative EPS growth.

Park West Asset Management Llc holds 5.29% of its portfolio in National General Holdings Corp. for 4.89 million shares. Pembroke Management Ltd owns 1.23 million shares or 3.16% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Msd Partners L.P. has 2.67% invested in the company for 2.16 million shares. The Texas-based Hillcrest Asset Management Llc has invested 1.97% in the stock. Elk Creek Partners Llc, a Colorado-based fund reported 985,703 shares.

National General Holdings Corp., a specialty personal lines insurance holding company, provides personal and commercial automobile, supplemental health, homeowners and umbrella, and other niche insurance products in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.84 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Property and Casualty, and Accident and Health. It has a 39.1 P/E ratio. The Property and Casualty segment offers standard and preferred automobile insurance products; nonstandard automobile insurance products; and recreational vehicle insurance products that carry RV-specific endorsements comprising automatic personal effects coverage, optional replacement cost coverage, RV storage coverage, and full-time liability coverage.

The stock decreased 3.87% or $1.07 during the last trading session, reaching $26.59. About 95,508 shares traded. National General Holdings Corp. (NGHC) has risen 23.06% since June 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.49% the S&P500.

Sunrun Inc. engages in the design, development, installation, sale, ownership, and maintenance of residential solar energy systems in the United States. The company has market cap of $1.31 billion. It also sells solar leads. It has a 10.47 P/E ratio. The firm markets and sells its products through direct channels, partner channels, mass media, digital media, canvassing, referral, retail, and field marketing.

Analysts await Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ:RUN) to report earnings on August, 6. They expect $0.29 EPS, up 26.09% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.23 per share. RUN’s profit will be $31.61M for 10.38 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.25 actual EPS reported by Sunrun Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 16.00% EPS growth.

Among 10 analysts covering Sunrun Inc (NASDAQ:RUN), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 90% are positive. Sunrun Inc had 28 analyst reports since August 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was reinitiated by Credit Suisse with “Outperform” on Thursday, November 3. The company was maintained on Monday, December 21 by Morgan Stanley. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, August 8. The rating was downgraded by JMP Securities to “Mkt Perform” on Thursday, November 10. On Monday, August 31 the stock rating was initiated by Goldman Sachs with “Buy”. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Buy” on Friday, October 7. The firm has “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Thursday, December 17. On Friday, January 22 the stock rating was initiated by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. The company was maintained on Tuesday, June 20 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer given on Thursday, November 9.

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