What after Scott Colosi’s Insider Unload of Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (TXRH) Stock?; Heartland Express, Inc. (HTLD) Had 1 Bulls

Among 13 analysts covering Heartland Express (NASDAQ:HTLD), 1 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 8% are positive. Heartland Express had 28 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD) earned “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, February 12. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded it to “Hold” rating and $19 target in Friday, February 10 report. The stock of Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD) earned “Hold” rating by UBS on Monday, July 10. JP Morgan maintained Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD) on Wednesday, February 14 with “Underweight” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Thursday, October 5. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, August 2 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, September 14 by Robert W. Baird. As per Friday, October 21, the company rating was downgraded by Stephens. Wells Fargo downgraded Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD) on Monday, May 9 to “Underperform” rating. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Underweight” on Tuesday, January 12. See Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD) latest ratings:

14/02/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Underweight New Rating: Underweight Old Target: $24 New Target: $22 Maintain
12/02/2018 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Hold New Target: $22.0 Maintain
01/11/2017 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Underweight Old Target: $21 New Target: $20 Maintain
30/10/2017 Broker: UBS Rating: Neutral Old Target: $22 New Target: $23 Maintain
12/10/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Underweight Old Target: $19 New Target: $21 Maintain
05/10/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Hold New Target: $26.0 Maintain
29/09/2017 Broker: Stifel Nicolaus Old Rating: Hold New Rating: Buy Upgrade
14/09/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Hold New Target: $24.0 Maintain

The President and CFO of Texas Roadhouse Inc, Scott Colosi is in the stock market news today. It was reported in a public document filled by Scott Colosi and submitted to the U.S. Security and Exchange Commission on 20/02/2018, he unloaded 10,644 shares from the Kentucky-based company having a value near $623,206 U.S Dollars. The insider shares average price was $58.6. This transaction decreased his ownership of the Company to 0.09% total market capitalization or 63,202 shares.

Since September 21, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 sales for $2.07 million activity. Jacobsen S. Chris also sold $141,250 worth of Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) shares. Shares for $1.26 million were sold by Colosi Scott Matthew. $95,900 worth of Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) was sold by WIDMER KATHY. Catlett Celia sold 6,337 shares worth $355,569.

Among 18 analysts covering Texas Roadhouse Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. Texas Roadhouse Inc. has $67.0 highest and $38 lowest target. $53.47’s average target is -6.04% below currents $56.91 stock price. Texas Roadhouse Inc. had 56 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Maxim Group on Friday, September 11. On Thursday, October 19 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of TXRH in report on Wednesday, August 5 with “Hold” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) on Wednesday, January 3 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, March 17 by BTIG Research. The stock of Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, August 1. The stock of Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, November 3. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 1 by Barclays Capital. As per Monday, July 18, the company rating was downgraded by Maxim Group. As per Tuesday, July 26, the company rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.69 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.23, from 1.46 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 26 investors sold Texas Roadhouse, Inc. shares while 52 reduced holdings. 38 funds opened positions while 94 raised stakes. 60.60 million shares or 0.01% more from 60.60 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Engineers Gate Manager Limited Partnership reported 47,660 shares stake. Amer Gru Incorporated has invested 0.03% in Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH). Art Advsr Ltd reported 10,445 shares stake. Kennedy Cap Mgmt accumulated 0.12% or 131,786 shares. Martingale Asset Management Lp holds 0.08% in Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) or 121,913 shares. Crestpoint Mngmt Ltd Llc has 8,300 shares. Cap Fund holds 32,600 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Guggenheim Capital Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 170,739 shares. 42,219 were accumulated by Comerica Bank & Trust. Great Lakes Advisors Limited Liability Corp accumulated 11,253 shares. 29,847 are held by Bnp Paribas Arbitrage. Federated Pa holds 32,877 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Prudential Financial owns 963,972 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Whittier has 0% invested in Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) for 102 shares. Rhumbline Advisers, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 192,671 shares.

Texas Roadhouse, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates full-service casual dining restaurants in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $4.05 billion. The firm operates and franchises its restaurants under the Texas Roadhouse name. It has a 32.88 P/E ratio. It also operates sports restaurants under the BubbaÂ’s 33 name.

The stock decreased 1.85% or $1.07 during the last trading session, reaching $56.91. About 1.36 million shares traded or 94.59% up from the average. Texas Roadhouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXRH) has risen 11.22% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.48% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.56 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.29, from 1.85 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 21 investors sold Heartland Express, Inc. shares while 31 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 47.07 million shares or 6.42% less from 50.30 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bessemer Gru Inc owns 394,682 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Barclays Public Limited Liability Company owns 24,195 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Panagora Asset Inc invested in 0% or 2,953 shares. Deutsche Bank Ag accumulated 0% or 143,963 shares. Millennium Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation owns 974,107 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. Products Lc has 142,200 shares. Goldman Sachs Gp Incorporated Inc has 863,866 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Pinebridge Lp reported 6,203 shares. Price T Rowe Associates Md reported 13,251 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Alliancebernstein L P accumulated 80,465 shares. Invesco Ltd reported 461,398 shares stake. 4,054 are held by Riverhead Management Llc. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) invested 0.05% in Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD). Thrivent Financial For Lutherans, a Minnesota-based fund reported 30,538 shares. Gsa Capital Partners Llp has 0.05% invested in Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD).

The stock decreased 2.43% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $20.04. About 705,787 shares traded or 46.97% up from the average. Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD) has risen 9.15% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.55% the S&P500.

Heartland Express, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier in the United States and Canada. The company has market cap of $1.67 billion. The firm primarily provides nationwide asset dry van truckload service for shippers from Washington to Florida and New England to California; and temperature-controlled transportation services. It has a 33.62 P/E ratio. It transports appliances, automotive parts, consumer products, paper products, packaged foodstuffs, and retail goods.

Since September 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $161,071 activity. $161,071 worth of Heartland Express, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTLD) was sold by COSAERT JOHN P.