December 1, 2016 - By Darrin Black · 0 Comments
Fei Co (NASDAQ:FEIC) institutional sentiment decreased to 0 in 2016 Q2. Its down -0.95, from 0.95 in 2016Q1. The ratio is negative, as 115 institutional investors increased and started new positions, while 121 sold and reduced their positions in Fei Co. The institutional investors in our partner’s database now possess: 38.49 million shares, down from 42.49 million shares in 2016Q1. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Fei Co in their top 10 positions decreased from 4 to 3 for a decrease of 1. Sold All: 41 Reduced: 80 Increased: 57 New Position: 58.
FEI Company is a supplier of scientific instruments and related services for nanoscale applications and solutions for industry and science. The company has a market cap of $4.39 billion. The Firm operates through two divisions: Industry Group, which consists of clients in semiconductor integrated circuit manufacturing and related industries, such as manufacturers of data storage equipment and other technologies, as well as clients in the gas and oil industry, and Science Group, which includes universities, research laboratories and clients in a range of industries, including metals, automobiles, aerospace, geosciences and forensics. It has a 41.46 P/E ratio. It designs, makes and supports the range of microscopy workflows.
It is down 42.24% since February 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 36.31% the S&P500.
Healthinvest Partners Ab holds 5.81% of its portfolio in FEI Company for 118,609 shares. Brown Capital Management Llc owns 3.13 million shares or 5.28% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Water Island Capital Llc has 2.22% invested in the company for 420,219 shares. The Connecticut-based Westport Advisers Llc has invested 2.18% in the stock. Havens Advisors Llc, a New York-based fund reported 25,000 shares.#img1#
Insider Transactions: Since January 1, 0001, the stock had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $3.74 million net activity.
Ratings analysis reveals 33% of FEI Company’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating FEI Company, 2 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 4 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $83 while the high is $107.50. The stock’s average target of $94.83 is -11.28% below today’s ($106.89) share price. FEIC was included in 8 notes of analysts from October 28, 2015. The stock of FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC) earned “Buy” rating by Benchmark on Wednesday, October 28. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, April 6 by DA Davidson. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, May 31 by DA Davidson. On Tuesday, December 8 the stock rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, October 28 by Needham. On Tuesday, May 31 the stock rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to “Hold”. The rating was downgraded by William Blair on Tuesday, May 31 to “Market Perform”.
More notable recent FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC) news were published by: Oregonlive.com which released: “FEI, Hillsboro electron microscope company, sells for $4.2 billion” on May 27, 2016, also Fool.com with their article: “Why Deckers Outdoor, FEI Company, and Twitter Jumped Today” published on May 27, 2016, Fool.com published: “FEI Company’s Earnings Set a Fourth-Quarter Record” on February 06, 2016. More interesting news about FEI Company (NASDAQ:FEIC) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “FEI COMPANY (FEIC) SHAREHOLDER ALERT – Andrews & Springer LLC Is Seeking More …” published on July 11, 2016 as well as Globenewswire.com‘s news article titled: “FEI Company Announces Date for First Quarter Earnings Release and Upcoming …” with publication date: April 14, 2016.
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By Darrin Black