Quidel Corporation develops, manufactures, and markets diagnostic testing solutions for applications primarily in infectious diseases, POC womenÂ’s and general health, and gastrointestinal diseases. The company has market cap of $1.56 billion. The firm offers Sofia influenza A+B and QuickVue influenza tests to detect viral antigens of influenza type A and B; Sofia strep A fluorescent immunoassay and QuickVue Strep A tests to detect group A Streptococcal antigen from throat swabs; and Sofia Respiratory Syncytial Virus , QuickVue RSV, and Quidel Molecular RSV + human metapneumovirus tests for respiratory syncytial virus. It currently has negative earnings. It also provides various products to detect various herpes simplex virus (HSV) and herpes family viruses; H&V-Mix to isolate HSV, VZV, and Cytomegalovirus; R-Mix to detect Influenza A and B, RSV, Adenovirus, and Parainfluenza types 1, 2, and 3; Sofia S.
Eqis Capital Management Inc increased Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO) stake by 8.12% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Eqis Capital Management Inc acquired 9,206 shares as Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO)’s stock declined 7.50%. The Eqis Capital Management Inc holds 122,556 shares with $4.12 million value, up from 113,350 last quarter. Cisco Sys Inc now has $196.21B valuation. The stock decreased 0.63% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $39.69. About 21.45M shares traded or 9.39% up from the average. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 13.20% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.16, from 1.18 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 74 investors sold CSCO shares while 637 reduced holdings. 107 funds opened positions while 619 raised stakes. 3.60 billion shares or 0.03% more from 3.60 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 8.86 million are owned by California State Teachers Retirement Systems. Lafleur And Godfrey Ltd Llc has 2.54% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for 288,466 shares. Chilton Invest Communications Limited Liability Company holds 0.09% or 69,901 shares. Barrett Asset Mgmt Lc stated it has 1.51% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Cincinnati Finance invested in 2.38M shares or 3.64% of the stock. Burns J W And New York holds 0.1% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) or 11,530 shares. Natixis Asset Mgmt invested in 43,770 shares. Welch Grp Ltd, a Alabama-based fund reported 51,070 shares. 141,910 were accumulated by Jackson Wealth Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp. Virtus Invest Advisers reported 0.18% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO). 18.43M were reported by Rech Glob Invsts. 700,379 are held by Mutual Of America Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Co. John G Ullman &, New York-based fund reported 24,320 shares. Amica Mutual holds 1.12% or 371,505 shares. Washington Tru reported 0.45% stake.
Since August 23, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 selling transactions for $23.51 million activity. CHANDLER MARK D also sold $2.11 million worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Monday, September 18. $7.79 million worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) was sold by CHAMBERS JOHN T on Wednesday, August 23. 15,230 shares were sold by MCGEARY RODERICK C, worth $578,740 on Thursday, December 14. The insider Walker Karen sold 23,110 shares worth $740,883. BARTZ CAROL sold $7.59M worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Thursday, December 14. $821,900 worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) shares were sold by BHATT PRAT. Robbins Charles also sold $3.89 million worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Monday, September 11.
Eqis Capital Management Inc decreased Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) stake by 3,332 shares to 1,919 valued at $226,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced Pimco 1 (TUZ) stake by 60,818 shares and now owns 633,620 shares. Pimco Total Return Etf (BOND) was reduced too.
Among 37 analysts covering Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO), 24 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. Cisco Systems Inc. has $160 highest and $16 lowest target. $36.19’s average target is -8.82% below currents $39.69 stock price. Cisco Systems Inc. had 133 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) earned “Buy” rating by UBS on Thursday, August 18. Oppenheimer maintained the shares of CSCO in report on Friday, February 12 with “Outperform” rating. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) earned “Hold” rating by Needham on Monday, September 18. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 17. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, August 4 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, February 11 by UBS. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, August 2 by Jefferies. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America on Tuesday, April 5 to “Neutral”. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has “Equal Weight” rating given on Monday, August 17 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight” on Thursday, August 18.
The stock decreased 1.99% or $0.93 during the last trading session, reaching $45.77. About 474,138 shares traded or 21.43% up from the average. Quidel Corporation (QDEL) has risen 56.78% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.08% the S&P500.
Ratings analysis reveals 0 of Quidel’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating Quidel, 0 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 2 recommend “Hold”. QDEL was included in 2 notes of analysts from December 16, 2016. The stock of Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL) earned “Neutral” rating by CL King on Friday, February 17. Piper Jaffray downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Friday, December 16 report.
Analysts await Quidel Corporation (NASDAQ:QDEL) to report earnings on February, 14. They expect $0.45 EPS, up 350.00% or $0.35 from last year’s $0.1 per share. QDEL’s profit will be $15.30M for 25.43 P/E if the $0.45 EPS becomes a reality. After $-0.16 actual EPS reported by Quidel Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -381.25% EPS growth.