Analysts at SunTrust Robinson Maintain their “Buy” rating for Icon plc (ICLR) with $133.0 Price Target; Compx International (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX) SI Increased By 8.14%

Among 12 analysts covering Icon plc (NASDAQ:ICLR), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Icon plc has $145.0 highest and $77 lowest target. $120.55’s average target is 7.72% above currents $111.91 stock price. Icon plc had 33 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Mizuho maintained ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) rating on Thursday, October 26. Mizuho has “Hold” rating and $118.0 target. The stock of ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) earned “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Monday, July 31. Jefferies maintained ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) rating on Wednesday, July 27. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and $80 target. SunTrust maintained it with “Buy” rating and $138.0 target in Monday, October 30 report. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, October 27. Credit Suisse maintained it with “Buy” rating and $120.0 target in Monday, October 16 report. The company was upgraded on Thursday, June 29 by Jefferies. As per Thursday, June 8, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. The stock has “Hold” rating by SunTrust on Friday, December 16. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 31 by Robert W. Baird.

Compx International Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX) had an increase of 8.14% in short interest. CIX’s SI was 18,600 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 8.14% from 17,200 shares previously. With 1,400 avg volume, 13 days are for Compx International Incorporated (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX)’s short sellers to cover CIX’s short positions. The SI to Compx International Incorporated’s float is 1.14%. The stock decreased 3.57% or $0.5209 during the last trading session, reaching $14.0791. About 200 shares traded. CompX International Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX) has risen 24.09% since January 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.39% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.25 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.25, from 1.5 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 1 investors sold CompX International Inc. shares while 7 reduced holdings. 3 funds opened positions while 7 raised stakes. 1.39 million shares or 0.55% less from 1.39 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Vanguard Group holds 10,787 shares. Jpmorgan Chase And owns 366 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Zpr Investment reported 0.27% in CompX International Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX). Northern invested 0% of its portfolio in CompX International Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX). State Bank Of America Corp De owns 0% invested in CompX International Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX) for 279 shares. Sessa Capital Im Ltd Partnership holds 0.72% of its portfolio in CompX International Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX) for 431,732 shares. Wells Fargo & Mn has 615 shares. 1,108 were accumulated by Amer Gp. The Texas-based Dimensional Fund Advisors L P has invested 0% in CompX International Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX). Bancshares Of Ny Mellon accumulated 21,218 shares or 0% of the stock. Barclays Public Limited Liability Company has invested 0% of its portfolio in CompX International Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX). Citigroup Inc owns 775 shares. Morgan Stanley invested in 2,099 shares or 0% of the stock. Legal & General Gp Public Limited holds 0% of its portfolio in CompX International Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX) for 767 shares. Blackrock stated it has 0% of its portfolio in CompX International Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:CIX).

CompX International Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of security products and recreational marine components primarily in North America. The company has market cap of $174.95 million. The firm operates through two divisions, Security Products and Marine Components. It has a 14.85 P/E ratio. The Security Products segment makes mechanical and electrical cabinet locks and other locking mechanisms used in various applications, including ignition systems, mailboxes, file cabinets, desk drawers, tool storage cabinets, vending and gaming machines, high security medical cabinetry, electrical circuit panels, storage compartments, and gas station security.

Analysts await ICON Public Limited Company (NASDAQ:ICLR) to report earnings on February, 15. They expect $1.41 earnings per share, up 11.90% or $0.15 from last year’s $1.26 per share. ICLR’s profit will be $76.35M for 19.84 P/E if the $1.41 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.35 actual earnings per share reported by ICON Public Limited Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 4.44% EPS growth.