Peel Hunt Reiterated Wilmington Group PLC (LON:WIL) As Buy; Has Price Target Of GBX 300.00; Wellington Shields Capital Management Boosted Visa (V) Holding

Stock research analysts at Peel Hunt have GBX 300.00 PT on Wilmington Group PLC (LON:WIL). Peel Hunt’s PT gives a potential upside of 16.73% from the company’s previous close. The rating was revealed to investors in an analyst report on 17 January.

Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc increased Visa Inc (V) stake by 17.45% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc acquired 3,350 shares as Visa Inc (V)’s stock rose 5.74%. The Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc holds 22,550 shares with $2.37 million value, up from 19,200 last quarter. Visa Inc now has $272.83B valuation. The stock increased 0.25% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $120.39. About 8.80M shares traded or 15.26% up from the average. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has risen 20.29% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.13, from 1.13 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 48 investors sold V shares while 617 reduced holdings. 142 funds opened positions while 524 raised stakes. 1.64 billion shares or 1.45% less from 1.66 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Gm Advisory stated it has 0.26% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Alta Cap Mgmt Lc has 287,389 shares for 1.95% of their portfolio. Grassi Mgmt accumulated 106,857 shares. Connecticut-based Chilton Inv Limited Liability Corporation has invested 1.34% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Valley Natl Advisers has 0% invested in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) for 50 shares. Permit Cap Llc invested in 0.19% or 3,000 shares. 182,278 were reported by Badgley Phelps And Bell. Point72 Asset LP reported 0.66% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Boston Common Asset Ltd Llc stated it has 84,365 shares. Calamos Advsrs Ltd Liability Com has 1.04 million shares for 0.84% of their portfolio. Abner Herrman And Brock Ltd has 2,931 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. Train Babcock Advsr Limited Liability holds 41,456 shares. Atlanta Cap Management L L C owns 1.1% invested in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) for 1.85 million shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt owns 62,192 shares or 0.59% of their US portfolio. Jones Fin Cos Lllp holds 122,750 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio.

Among 40 analysts covering Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), 33 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Visa Inc. had 102 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Overweight” on Monday, June 6. The stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Thursday, December 15. The stock of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has “Overweight” rating given on Monday, May 16 by Barclays Capital. Wells Fargo initiated the shares of V in report on Thursday, October 22 with “Outperform” rating. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, October 3 by Credit Suisse. Cowen & Co maintained Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) rating on Friday, July 21. Cowen & Co has “Buy” rating and $10700 target. The stock has “Buy” rating by Stephens on Tuesday, January 9. The stock of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) earned “Buy” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Wednesday, December 13. The firm has “Buy” rating by Mizuho given on Thursday, January 4. The rating was downgraded by Guggenheim to “Neutral” on Tuesday, October 25.

Since August 17, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $7.43 million activity. On Wednesday, December 13 MATSCHULLAT ROBERT W sold $707,561 worth of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) or 6,220 shares. CRANSTON MARY B sold 10,400 shares worth $1.07M. $5.65M worth of Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) shares were sold by MAHON TULLIER KELLY.

Wellington Shields Capital Management Llc decreased Conagra Brands Inc (NYSE:CAG) stake by 11,300 shares to 98,130 valued at $3.31 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) stake by 7,230 shares and now owns 86,481 shares. Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc (NYSE:BXMT) was reduced too.

Wilmington plc provides information, education, and networking services to professional markets worldwide. The company has market cap of 224.53 million GBP. The Company’s Risk & Compliance segment provides regulatory and compliance training and information, market intelligence, and analysis services. It has a 17.6 P/E ratio. This segment serves international financial services and insurance markets, as well as the United Kingdom pensions industry, and risk and compliance officers.

Among 5 analysts covering Wilmington Group PLC (LON:WIL), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Wilmington Group PLC has GBX 375 highest and GBX 300 lowest target. GBX 331’s average target is 28.79% above currents GBX 257 stock price. Wilmington Group PLC had 66 analyst reports since September 15, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Wilmington plc (LON:WIL) earned “Buy” rating by Peel Hunt on Thursday, November 2. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with “Buy” on Wednesday, February 24. Numis Securities maintained Wilmington plc (LON:WIL) rating on Wednesday, September 7. Numis Securities has “Buy” rating and GBX 360 target. The rating was maintained by Shore Capital on Wednesday, February 24 with “Buy”. The stock of Wilmington plc (LON:WIL) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, September 13 by N+1 Singer. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, February 24 report. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt on Thursday, August 3 with “Buy”. Numis Securities maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, January 19 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by Numis Securities on Wednesday, September 13. Peel Hunt maintained Wilmington plc (LON:WIL) rating on Wednesday, September 28. Peel Hunt has “Buy” rating and GBX 300 target.

The stock increased 0.98% or GBX 2.5 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 257. About 3,398 shares traded. Wilmington plc (LON:WIL) has 0.00% since January 17, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.