Peel Hunt Reiterates GBX 250.00 Target Price On Restaurant Group The PLC (LON:RTN), Reiterates “Reduce” Rating; Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Has Lifted Its Federal Signal (FSS) Holding

In an analyst report revealed to investors and clients on today, Peel Hunt reiterated their “Reduce” rating on Restaurant Group The PLC (LON:RTN)‘s stock. The target price per share would indicate a potential downside of -15.74% from company’s last close price.

Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Llc increased Federal Signal Corp (FSS) stake by 993% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Llc acquired 2.85M shares as Federal Signal Corp (FSS)’s stock rose 5.43%. The Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Llc holds 3.13M shares with $66.68M value, up from 286,678 last quarter. Federal Signal Corp now has $1.23B valuation. The stock decreased 0.49% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $20.49. About 275,146 shares traded or 7.44% up from the average. Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS) has risen 28.47% since January 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.77% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.09, from 1.12 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 42 investors sold The Restaurant Group plc shares while 343 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 346 raised stakes. 205.51 million shares or 1.55% less from 208.75 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Levin Capital Strategies L P has invested 0.01% in The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN). Howland Cap Mngmt Llc holds 5,505 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Canal holds 70,000 shares or 4.56% of its portfolio. Strategic Advsr Lc invested 0.1% of its portfolio in The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN). Jfs Wealth Advsr Ltd Liability holds 250 shares. Wetherby Asset reported 0.19% of its portfolio in The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN). Prelude Limited Liability Corporation has 3,030 shares. Envestnet Asset Management reported 130,712 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Finemark Retail Bank & holds 0.58% or 46,722 shares in its portfolio. Bb&T invested in 0.4% or 110,438 shares. Mackenzie Financial Corporation accumulated 3,171 shares. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley Limited Liability accumulated 4,789 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Union State Bank Corp stated it has 1.25% in The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN). Tru Of Toledo Na Oh reported 0.07% in The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN). Checchi Capital Advisers Limited Liability Co holds 0.06% or 2,947 shares.

The stock decreased 2.02% or GBX 5.4 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 262.2. About 260,590 shares traded. The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) has 0.00% since January 19, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Since August 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $1.08 million activity. On Thursday, August 31 the insider Lawrence Taylor W sold $690,304. 650 shares were sold by Long Letitia A, worth $120,790 on Tuesday, January 2. 829 shares were sold by Clark Vernon E, worth $149,378 on Monday, August 14. The insider Jimenez Frank R sold $121,723.

The Restaurant Group plc operates restaurants and pub restaurants in the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of 525.39 million GBP. The Company’s brands include Frankie & BennyÂ’s, Chiquito, Coast to Coast, Brunning & Price, JoeÂ’s Kitchen, and GarfunkelÂ’s. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also operates TRG concessions that provide casual dining, counter service, coffee shops, pubs, and bars in the United KingdomÂ’s airports and railways.

Analysts await The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) to report earnings on January, 25. They expect $2.03 EPS, up 7.98% or $0.15 from last year’s $1.88 per share. RTN’s profit will be $4.07M for 32.29 P/E if the $2.03 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.97 actual EPS reported by The Restaurant Group plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.05% EPS growth.

Among 21 analysts covering Restaurant Group The PLC (LON:RTN), 10 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Restaurant Group The PLC has GBX 860 highest and GBX 250 lowest target. GBX 425’s average target is 62.09% above currents GBX 262.2 stock price. Restaurant Group The PLC had 182 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, January 15 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Friday, August 25 with “Sell”. The stock of The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) earned “Buy” rating by N+1 Singer on Friday, May 26. HSBC maintained it with “Reduce” rating and GBX 300 target in Wednesday, March 15 report. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities on Friday, December 2 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Buy” on Wednesday, March 8. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Thursday, December 8 report. The stock of The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) earned “Buy” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, November 12. The company was maintained on Friday, April 22 by Barclays Capital. Shore Capital maintained The Restaurant Group plc (LON:RTN) on Monday, December 19 with “Buy” rating.

Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Llc decreased Ford Motor Co (NYSE:F) stake by 2.77M shares to 523 valued at $6,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced Pbf Energy Inc (NYSE:PBF) stake by 50,090 shares and now owns 7.10M shares. Whirlpool Corp (NYSE:WHR) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.39 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.44, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 18 investors sold FSS shares while 38 reduced holdings. 25 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. 50.18 million shares or 1.01% more from 49.68 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Thrivent Finance For Lutherans invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS). Wells Fargo Mn stated it has 0% in Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE:FSS). Manufacturers Life Insurance Com The holds 44,916 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) owns 1,931 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Farmers & Merchants Invs, Nebraska-based fund reported 24,547 shares. Clarivest Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 0.06% or 123,552 shares. D E Shaw And Communications holds 277,608 shares. Piedmont Investment Advisors Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.01% or 13,058 shares. United Automobile Association invested in 309,500 shares. Lord Abbett Com Limited Com owns 869,421 shares or 0.05% of their US portfolio. Mufg Americas Hldg owns 1,289 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Nordea Ab reported 19,700 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada owns 179,308 shares. First Quadrant LP Ca owns 8,781 shares for 0% of their portfolio. 1.43M are owned by Southernsun Asset Management Ltd Co.