Callaway Golf (ELY) Investors: D.A. Davidson Keeps Buy Rating, Sees $18.0/Share; Raging Capital Management Lifted By $7.85 Million Its American Eagle Outfitters Ne (AEO) Stake

Raging Capital Management Llc increased American Eagle Outfitters Ne (AEO) stake by 165.49% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Raging Capital Management Llc acquired 561,000 shares as American Eagle Outfitters Ne (AEO)’s stock declined 29.04%. The Raging Capital Management Llc holds 900,000 shares with $12.87M value, up from 339,000 last quarter. American Eagle Outfitters Ne now has $3.43B valuation. The stock increased 2.76% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $19.37. About 3.16 million shares traded. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) has declined 31.50% since December 27, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 48.20% the S&P500.

Among 15 analysts covering Callaway Golf (NYSE:ELY), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Callaway Golf has $19.0 highest and $10 lowest target. $15.50’s average target is 2.92% above currents $15.06 stock price. Callaway Golf had 33 analyst reports since August 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Imperial Capital initiated the stock with “Outperform” rating in Tuesday, March 15 report. Cowen & Co maintained Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) rating on Thursday, August 3. Cowen & Co has “Hold” rating and $1400 target. Compass Point initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $12 target in Friday, September 9 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, December 14 by J.P. Morgan. The rating was maintained by Roth Capital on Thursday, October 26 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, January 4 by Ladenburg Thalmann. The stock of Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by Jefferies. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, September 28 by Roth Capital. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, October 23 report. The stock of Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) earned “Buy” rating by DA Davidson on Wednesday, February 24.

Among 27 analysts covering American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. American Eagle Outfitters had 84 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) earned “Buy” rating by B. Riley & Co on Wednesday, November 4. BMO Capital Markets maintained American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) on Tuesday, December 19 with “Buy” rating. Oppenheimer maintained American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) rating on Wednesday, August 23. Oppenheimer has “Hold” rating and $13.0 target. BB&T Capital downgraded American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) on Monday, January 25 to “Hold” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, April 19 by B. Riley & Co. The stock of American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, May 19 by Stifel Nicolaus. As per Wednesday, January 25, the company rating was upgraded by Telsey Advisory Group. Goldman Sachs maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Thursday, August 18 report. As per Thursday, August 11, the company rating was upgraded by Wunderlich. The company was initiated on Wednesday, January 25 by Buckingham Research.

The stock decreased 0.53% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $15.06. About 446,815 shares traded. Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) has risen 39.56% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.86% the S&P500.

Analysts await Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $-0.18 earnings per share, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year’s $-0.18 per share. After $0.05 actual earnings per share reported by Callaway Golf Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -460.00% negative EPS growth.

Callaway Golf Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, makes, and sells golf clubs, golf balls, golf bags, and other golf-related accessories in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.42 billion. It offers drivers, fairway woods, hybrids, irons, wedges, and putters. It has a 7.95 P/E ratio. The firm also accessories, such as packaged sets, golf gloves, golf footwear, golf apparel, travel gear, headwear, towels, umbrellas, eyewear, and other accessories under the Callaway Golf, Odyssey, and Strata brand names.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.19 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.25, from 1.44 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 20 investors sold Callaway Golf Company shares while 64 reduced holdings. 28 funds opened positions while 72 raised stakes. 82.05 million shares or 4.77% more from 78.32 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Daruma Cap reported 3.85 million shares stake. Walleye Trading Limited Liability Co reported 0% in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY). Diamond Hill Capital Inc reported 279,527 shares. 10,446 are owned by Verition Fund. Thomson Horstmann Bryant holds 1.48% or 749,062 shares. New York State Common Retirement Fund holds 0% in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) or 144,649 shares. Gotham Asset Limited Liability Company reported 46,378 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Hbk Invs Limited Partnership reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY). Wells Fargo Mn accumulated 1.25 million shares. The Illinois-based Envestnet Asset Mgmt has invested 0% in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY). 721,730 were reported by Heartland. The New York-based Bankshares Of New York Mellon has invested 0.01% in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY). Deutsche Natl Bank Ag owns 956,751 shares. Howe & Rusling Inc invested in 246 shares. Us-based Ancora Advisors Ltd Com has invested 0.12% in Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY).

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 8 selling transactions for $4.14 million activity. 8,503 shares were sold by Thomas Jennifer L., worth $127,120. Another trade for 41,051 shares valued at $564,451 was made by Hocknell Alan on Tuesday, August 29. Shares for $443,674 were sold by Leposky Mark F on Thursday, August 31. The insider BREWER OLIVER G III sold $1.76M. $96,791 worth of Callaway Golf Company (NYSE:ELY) was sold by Lynch Brian P. on Thursday, October 26.