Waters (WAT) At $193.19 Forms Top; Nuveen Intermediate Duration Municipal Term Fund (NID) Sentiment Is 3.43

The stock increased 0.23% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $12.99. About 157,721 shares traded or 66.99% up from the average. Nuveen Intermediate Duration Municipal Term Fund (NID) has 0.00% since December 30, 2016 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Waters Corporation (WAT) formed multiple top with $202.85 target or 5.00% above today’s $193.19 share price. Waters Corporation (WAT) has $15.37B valuation. The stock decreased 0.83% or $1.62 during the last trading session, reaching $193.19. About 205,357 shares traded. Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) has risen 30.08% since December 30, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.38% the S&P500.

Fca Corp Tx holds 0.66% of its portfolio in Nuveen Intermediate Duration Municipal Term Fund for 119,802 shares. Punch & Associates Investment Management Inc. owns 287,378 shares or 0.34% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Usca Ria Llc has 0.13% invested in the company for 73,498 shares. The New York-based Edge Wealth Management Llc has invested 0.12% in the stock. Spectrum Management Group Inc., a Indiana-based fund reported 24,500 shares.

Analysts await Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) to report earnings on January, 23. They expect $2.44 earnings per share, up 10.41% or $0.23 from last year’s $2.21 per share. WAT’s profit will be $194.06 million for 19.79 P/E if the $2.44 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.77 actual earnings per share reported by Waters Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 37.85% EPS growth.

Since August 8, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 selling transactions for $23.37 million activity. Cassis Eugene G sold $4.71 million worth of stock or 23,863 shares. KUEBLER CHRISTOPHER A also sold $628,845 worth of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) shares. $4.34 million worth of Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) was sold by TERRICCIANO DAVID. $4.94M worth of stock was sold by Kelly Terrence P on Wednesday, December 13. Shares for $3.42 million were sold by Khanna Rohit.

Among 15 analysts covering Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Waters Corporation had 46 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, August 31 report. Leerink Swann maintained the shares of WAT in report on Wednesday, October 28 with “Market Perform” rating. Barclays Capital maintained Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) on Wednesday, July 27 with “Equalweight” rating. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Wednesday, September 27 report. Cantor Fitzgerald initiated Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) on Thursday, August 27 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 25 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The stock has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, October 2. Mizuho maintained Waters Corporation (NYSE:WAT) rating on Wednesday, July 29. Mizuho has “Neutral” rating and $125 target. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Friday, November 10 with “Neutral”. The rating was reinitiated by Leerink Swann with “Outperform” on Thursday, November 10.