Peel Hunt Reaffirms a “Buy” Rating on Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG) and GBX 230.00 Target; Uss Investment Management LTD Cut By $20.30 Million Its Celgene (CELG) Holding

Peel Hunt have a GBX 230.00 target price on the stock. The target price gives a potential upside of 9.92% from Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG)‘s close price. This rating was revealed in an analyst note on 15 January.

Uss Investment Management Ltd decreased Celgene Corp (CELG) stake by 15.1% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Uss Investment Management Ltd sold 140,000 shares as Celgene Corp (CELG)’s stock declined 3.49%. The Uss Investment Management Ltd holds 787,000 shares with $114.76M value, down from 927,000 last quarter. Celgene Corp now has $83.46 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.36% or $1.42 during the last trading session, reaching $106. About 8.75M shares traded or 5.20% up from the average. Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) has risen 17.00% since January 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.17 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.17, from 1.34 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 44 investors sold CELG shares while 457 reduced holdings. 133 funds opened positions while 451 raised stakes. 603.99 million shares or 0.25% more from 602.51 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 5,915 were reported by F&V Cap Mgmt Ltd Liability Com. Bancorpsouth invested 0.04% in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG). Profit Inv Limited Liability Corp has invested 1.55% in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG). Nationwide Fund Advisors reported 778,880 shares. Sigma Planning Corp holds 0.24% or 19,834 shares in its portfolio. State Street Corporation holds 0.4% or 31.53M shares in its portfolio. Natixis has invested 0.22% of its portfolio in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG). Deltec Asset Ltd has 32,848 shares for 0.97% of their portfolio. Argent Trust Com, Texas-based fund reported 18,484 shares. Buckingham Asset Management Limited Com stated it has 1,883 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. Highstreet Asset Management Inc stated it has 10,859 shares. Bridgecreek Investment Limited Liability Corporation holds 1.97% or 49,725 shares. Walter Keenan Consulting Mi Adv reported 0.54% in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG). Oaktop Management Ii Ltd Partnership holds 51.01% or 2.09 million shares in its portfolio. 5.23 million were accumulated by Polen Cap Ltd Liability Company.

Since August 2, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $6.27 million activity. 9,250 shares were sold by CASEY MICHAEL D, worth $1.29M. On Monday, September 25 the insider Curran Terrie sold $248,498. $1.01 million worth of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) was sold by KAPLAN GILLA. MARIO ERNEST had sold 18,506 shares worth $2.42 million.

Uss Investment Management Ltd increased Pg&E Corp (NYSE:PCG) stake by 17,400 shares to 110,200 valued at $7.50 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED) stake by 9,600 shares and now owns 89,144 shares. Shaw Communications Inc (NYSE:SJR) was raised too.

Among 33 analysts covering Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG), 18 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Celgene Corporation has $190 highest and $83 lowest target. $133.93’s average target is 26.35% above currents $106 stock price. Celgene Corporation had 124 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, May 5 by Argus Research. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 27 by Cowen & Co. The stock of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) has “Strong-Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 1 by Raymond James. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Sunday, August 13 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 19 by Robert W. Baird. Guggenheim maintained Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) rating on Thursday, December 21. Guggenheim has “Buy” rating and $152.0 target. Stifel Nicolaus initiated Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) on Friday, July 15 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Monday, October 30 by Oppenheimer. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, September 14 report. The stock of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) earned “Buy” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, July 28.

Analysts await Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) to report earnings on January, 25. They expect $1.75 EPS, up 24.11% or $0.34 from last year’s $1.41 per share. CELG’s profit will be $1.38 billion for 15.14 P/E if the $1.75 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.78 actual EPS reported by Celgene Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.69% negative EPS growth.

Among 3 analysts covering Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Watkin Jones Plc has GBX 250 highest and GBX 125 lowest target. GBX 235’s average target is 10.10% above currents GBX 213.44 stock price. Watkin Jones Plc had 28 analyst reports since April 8, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Tuesday, April 4 by Beaufort Securities. Peel Hunt maintained Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG) on Wednesday, August 30 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Speculative Buy” rating by Beaufort Securities given on Friday, June 10. Beaufort Securities maintained the stock with “Speculative Buy” rating in Friday, December 23 report. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with “Buy” on Wednesday, April 26. The firm earned “Speculative Buy” rating on Thursday, January 19 by Beaufort Securities. Beaufort Securities maintained the shares of WJG in report on Thursday, January 4 with “Speculative Buy” rating. On Monday, January 15 the stock rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with “Buy”. On Thursday, August 31 the stock rating was maintained by Beaufort Securities with “Speculative Buy”. Peel Hunt maintained Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG) on Thursday, June 9 with “Buy” rating.

The stock decreased 5.56% or GBX 12.56 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 213.44. About 929,930 shares traded or 158.06% up from the average. Watkin Jones Plc (LON:WJG) has 0.00% since January 15, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.