Anthony Dibona, PTC Inc. (PTC)’s insider Unloaded 5,464 Shares; 13 Analysts Covering Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (AAP)

Among 28 analysts covering Advance Auto Parts Inc. (NYSE:AAP), 13 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 12 Hold. Therefore 46% are positive. Advance Auto Parts Inc. had 90 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Argus Research given on Monday, September 18. The firm earned “Positive” rating on Tuesday, November 15 by Susquehanna. RBC Capital Markets maintained Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) rating on Monday, October 2. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $102.0 target. On Thursday, July 6 the stock rating was maintained by Wedbush with “Outperform”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, September 7 by Zacks. The stock of Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, November 8. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, May 25 by RBC Capital Markets. Guggenheim initiated the shares of AAP in report on Wednesday, January 18 with “Neutral” rating. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Friday, August 14 by RBC Capital Markets. Evercore downgraded Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) rating on Wednesday, August 5. Evercore has “Hold” rating and $179 target. See Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) latest ratings:

16/01/2018 Broker: Stephens Rating: Hold New Target: $108.0 Maintain
10/01/2018 Broker: Argus Research Rating: Buy New Target: $135.0
04/12/2017 Broker: Moffett Nathanson Rating: Neutral Initiates Coverage On
15/11/2017 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Sell New Target: $85.0 Maintain
15/11/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Outperform Old Target: $100.00 New Target: $109.00 Maintain
15/11/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: $106 New Target: $110 Maintain
14/11/2017 Broker: Guggenheim Rating: Hold
08/11/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Overweight Old Target: $92 New Target: $100 Maintain
25/10/2017 Broker: BTIG Research Rating: Sell Old Target: $90 New Target: $75 Maintain
22/10/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Buy New Target: $100.0 Maintain

The insider Anthony Dibona who is EVP Focused Solutions Group of Ptc Inc unloaded some 5,464 shares of the Massachusetts-based company having a market value of $404,151 U.S Dollars based on a market price of $74.0 for a share. And, It’s sure Anthony’s trade isn’t going to remain disregarded as he today is owning 33,994 shares – ( 0.03% of Ptc Inc’s Market Cap ). The date of sale was 24/01/2018, and it was made public in a SEC-filed document, which you can access here.

PTC Inc. develops and delivers software products and solutions worldwide. The company has market cap of $8.53 billion. It operates through three divisions: IoT Group, Solutions Group, and Professional Services. It has a 296.05 P/E ratio. It offers ThingWorx, an industrial innovation platform to develop and deploy industrial Internet of Things applications and augmented reality (AR) experiences; and KEPServerEX solution to provide communications connectivity for industrial automation environments to connect, manage, monitor, and control disparate devices and software applications.

Among 17 analysts covering PTC (NASDAQ:PTC), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. PTC has $83.0 highest and $37 lowest target. $65.88’s average target is -10.27% below currents $73.42 stock price. PTC had 47 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Sunday, October 8, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Thursday, October 26. The stock has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, January 17. RBC Capital Markets maintained PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) rating on Thursday, January 18. RBC Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $80.0 target. Robert W. Baird maintained PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) rating on Friday, October 6. Robert W. Baird has “Buy” rating and $65.0 target. The firm has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Wednesday, November 9. Wedbush maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, September 21 report. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, January 4 with “Buy”. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $79.0 target in Wednesday, January 17 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Thursday, July 27.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $2.23 million activity. HEPPELMANN JAMES E also sold $1.38 million worth of PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) shares. $317,745 worth of PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) shares were sold by VON STAATS AARON C. On Thursday, August 3 the insider GRIERSON DONALD K sold $268,848. 4,000 shares were sold by LACY PAUL A, worth $263,243.

The stock decreased 1.42% or $1.06 during the last trading session, reaching $73.42. About 870,024 shares traded. PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) has risen 57.23% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.53% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.05, from 1.1 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 37 investors sold PTC Inc. shares while 100 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 106 raised stakes. 111.23 million shares or 3.43% more from 107.54 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Tiaa Cref Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.02% invested in PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) for 411,975 shares. Global Endowment Limited Partnership owns 8,400 shares. The California-based Rice Hall James & Associate Limited has invested 0.88% in PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC). Pictet Asset Limited stated it has 510,165 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. Tuttle Tactical Management owns 33,540 shares or 1.86% of their US portfolio. Sg Americas Secs Limited Liability Company has 4,559 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Gateway Investment Advisers Limited Liability stated it has 0.08% in PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC). Lombard Odier Asset (Usa) Corp holds 0.35% of its portfolio in PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) for 87,000 shares. Fred Alger Mngmt stated it has 296,126 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. Symphony Asset Mngmt Llc reported 33,393 shares stake. Tower Rech Limited Liability Company (Trc) has 0.01% invested in PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC). Robeco Institutional Asset Bv has 0.05% invested in PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) for 150,830 shares. Tensile Capital Management Limited Co reported 8.46% stake. Moreover, 40 North has 13.98% invested in PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC) for 1.18 million shares. Parametric Port Associates Ltd owns 130,838 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.07, from 1.07 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 72 investors sold Advance Auto Parts, Inc. shares while 112 reduced holdings. 59 funds opened positions while 125 raised stakes. 74.92 million shares or 1.99% less from 76.44 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Putnam Fl Invest Mgmt has 0.03% invested in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP) for 3,108 shares. Bluemountain Cap Mgmt Limited Liability Company holds 0% or 507 shares in its portfolio. Ameriprise Fincl reported 72,722 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Guardian Life Insur Company Of America invested 0% in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP). Comml Bank Of Nova Scotia accumulated 11,003 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Exxonmobil Investment Mngmt Tx, Texas-based fund reported 13,488 shares. Baystate Wealth Mngmt Lc holds 100 shares. Milestone Group reported 2,470 shares. Soroban Cap Partners L P, a New York-based fund reported 2.40M shares. Rice Hall James Assocs Ltd Liability has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP). Moreover, Slate Path Capital Limited Partnership has 7.8% invested in Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE:AAP). 8,120 were reported by Aviance Limited Liability. Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability Corp owns 25,800 shares. Acadian Asset Mngmt Limited Liability holds 0% or 421 shares. Macquarie Group Limited owns 15,954 shares.

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. provides automotive replacement parts, accessories, batteries, and maintenance items for domestic and imported cars, vans, sport utility vehicles, and light and heavy duty trucks. The company has market cap of $8.94 billion. The firm offers batteries and battery accessories, belts and hoses, brakes and brake pads, chassis and climate control parts, clutches and drive shafts, engines and engine parts, exhaust systems and parts, hub assemblies, ignition components and wired, radiators and cooling parts, starters and alternators, and steering and alignment parts. It has a 25.4 P/E ratio. It also offers AC chemicals and accessories, air fresheners, antifreeze and washer fluids, electrical wires and fuses, electronics, hand and specialty tools, lighting products, performance parts, sealants, adhesives and compounds, tire repair accessories, vent shades, mirrors and exterior accessories, washes, waxes and cleaning supplies, and wiper blades, as well as floor mats, seat covers, and interior accessories.