Dale Danilewitz an Insider in AmerisourceBergen (ABC), Obtained 4 Shares; Visionary Asset Management Has Lowered Its Ppl (PPL) Stake

Amerisourcebergen Corp Executive Vice President and an insider Dale Danilewitz recently made a purchase of 4 company shares having a worth of $385 at the avg. market share price which was $96.2. The document was made public in a filing dated March 9, 2018 with the SEC. Currently, Mr. Dale, has rights to 4 shares, which accounts for 0.0000% of Amerisourcebergen Corp’s market capitalization.

Visionary Asset Management Inc decreased Ppl Corp (PPL) stake by 13.75% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Visionary Asset Management Inc sold 12,480 shares as Ppl Corp (PPL)’s stock rose 8.95%. The Visionary Asset Management Inc holds 78,295 shares with $2.97M value, down from 90,775 last quarter. Ppl Corp now has $19.11B valuation. The stock decreased 0.83% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $27.54. About 7.65 million shares traded or 9.65% up from the average. PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has risen 2.43% since March 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.27% the S&P500.

Among 14 analysts covering PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. PPL Corporation has $43.5000 highest and $31.50 lowest target. $36.36’s average target is 32.03% above currents $27.54 stock price. PPL Corporation had 43 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS upgraded the shares of PPL in report on Friday, September 18 to “Buy” rating. As per Friday, February 23, the company rating was maintained by SunTrust. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs to “Sell” on Tuesday, January 17. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Sunday, August 20 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock has “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, December 26. The company was upgraded on Thursday, January 18 by Deutsche Bank. The firm earned “Underperform” rating on Tuesday, December 19 by Macquarie Research. The stock of PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, September 5 by Jefferies. Jefferies maintained PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) on Tuesday, June 20 with “Hold” rating. The stock of PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) earned “Buy” rating by SunTrust on Tuesday, October 10.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.05, from 1.1 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 37 investors sold PPL shares while 222 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 226 raised stakes. 479.53 million shares or 0.81% more from 475.65 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Dekabank Deutsche Girozentrale stated it has 0.05% in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Amica Mutual Com has 0.12% invested in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Dreman Value Management L L C has 39,896 shares. Acadian Asset Management Ltd has invested 0% in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Alps invested in 1.15M shares or 0.31% of the stock. Renaissance Technologies has 0.01% invested in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) for 199,500 shares. Sweden-based Nordea Inv Management has invested 0.05% in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Strategic Advisors Limited Liability Corporation has 0.15% invested in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Laurion Limited Partnership reported 15,100 shares stake. Moreover, Fincl Bank Of Nova Scotia Tru has 0.01% invested in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Natl Asset holds 0.05% of its portfolio in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) for 7,532 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt holds 55,560 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Putnam Limited Liability Co holds 0.01% or 138,856 shares in its portfolio. Cetera Advisors Llc owns 0.06% invested in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) for 26,131 shares. Neuberger Berman Ltd Liability Com invested in 0% or 100,604 shares.

Among 20 analysts covering AmerisourceBergen (NYSE:ABC), 12 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. AmerisourceBergen has $130 highest and $9 lowest target. $97.59’s average target is -1.42% below currents $99 stock price. AmerisourceBergen had 71 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 12 by Bank of America. The rating was maintained by Bank of America on Tuesday, June 7 with “Neutral”. The stock has “Hold” rating by Zacks on Tuesday, August 25. The rating was downgraded by Mizuho on Tuesday, January 3 to “Neutral”. FBR Capital maintained AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE:ABC) rating on Friday, May 6. FBR Capital has “Mkt Perform” rating and $84 target. Needham maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, January 30 report. As per Wednesday, October 7, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE:ABC) earned “Buy” rating by Needham on Friday, September 8. The firm has “Hold” rating by Mizuho given on Wednesday, January 24. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, November 9 by Mizuho.

Analysts await AmerisourceBergen Corporation (NYSE:ABC) to report earnings on May, 3. They expect $1.81 earnings per share, up 2.26% or $0.04 from last year’s $1.77 per share. ABC’s profit will be $397.60M for 13.67 P/E if the $1.81 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.55 actual earnings per share reported by AmerisourceBergen Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 16.77% EPS growth.