Nikko Asset Management Americas Has Raised Hortonworks (HDP) Holding; Strayer Education (STRA) Sentiment Is 1.14

Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc increased Hortonworks Inc (HDP) stake by 46.26% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc acquired 311,818 shares as Hortonworks Inc (HDP)’s stock rose 17.74%. The Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc holds 985,918 shares with $16.71M value, up from 674,100 last quarter. Hortonworks Inc now has $1.43B valuation. The stock decreased 1.17% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $20.27. About 250,895 shares traded. Hortonworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDP) has risen 25.48% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.78% the S&P500.

Strayer Education, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides a range of post-secondary education and other academic programs in the United States. The company has market cap of $963.63 million. The firm operates Strayer University that provides undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business administration, accounting, information technology, education, health services administration, nursing, public administration, and criminal justice to working adult students through its 74 physical campuses primarily located in the Mid-Atlantic and Southern regions, as well as through online. It has a 25.79 P/E ratio. It also offers an executive MBA online through its Jack Welch Management Institute.

Analysts await Strayer Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:STRA) to report earnings on February, 15. They expect $1.28 earnings per share, up 34.74% or $0.33 from last year’s $0.95 per share. STRA’s profit will be $13.70 million for 17.59 P/E if the $1.28 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.34 actual earnings per share reported by Strayer Education, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 276.47% EPS growth.

The stock decreased 1.63% or $1.49 during the last trading session, reaching $90.05. About 44,959 shares traded. Strayer Education, Inc. (STRA) has risen 93.51% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 76.81% the S&P500.

Goodnow Investment Group Llc holds 7.13% of its portfolio in Strayer Education, Inc. for 396,321 shares. Marshfield Associates owns 550,978 shares or 3.19% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Granahan Investment Management Inc Ma has 1.56% invested in the company for 214,302 shares. The California-based Rice Hall James & Associates Llc has invested 0.5% in the stock. Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 342,996 shares.

Among 20 analysts covering Hortonworks (NASDAQ:HDP), 13 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. Hortonworks had 63 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Monday, August 28 by Northland Capital. The company was maintained on Friday, November 3 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was initiated by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, January 11 with “Outperform”. Wunderlich maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, June 14 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, July 18 by Mizuho. Rosenblatt maintained Hortonworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDP) rating on Tuesday, October 31. Rosenblatt has “Buy” rating and $20.0 target. The stock of Hortonworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDP) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, February 11 by Needham. On Monday, November 20 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold”. As per Tuesday, October 17, the company rating was maintained by Northland Capital. Wunderlich maintained Hortonworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:HDP) rating on Thursday, August 6. Wunderlich has “Buy” rating and $36.0 target.

Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc decreased Cf Industries Holdings Inc (NYSE:CF) stake by 212,000 shares to 233,030 valued at $8.19 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Petrochina Co Ltd (NYSE:PTR) stake by 6,700 shares and now owns 85,733 shares. Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY) was reduced too.