As of May, 9 The EPS for Symantec Corporation (SYMC) Expected At $0.25

April 17, 2018 - By Sheila Anderson

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During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment increased to 0.92. That’s change of 0.06, from 2017Q3’s 0.86. 56 investors sold all, 144 reduced holdings as Symantec Corporation ratio increased. 139 grew holdings while 45 funds took holdings. Funds hold 548.16 million shares thus 4.09% less from 2017Q3’s 571.53 million shares.
Hartford Investment Mngmt holds 131,237 shs or 0.07% of its capital. Swiss Bancorp holds 2.27M shs. Mutual Of America Capital Limited Liability Corp reported 94,236 shs. Guardian Life Ins Of America reported 0.01% stake. Reilly Ltd Liability Company holds 0.03% in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) or 8,412 shs. Blackrock Inc has 0.05% invested in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) for 40.18 million shs. Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) has invested 0.12% in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). First Republic Investment Incorporated has invested 0% of its capital in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Capital Ww Investors holds 0.46% in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) or 75.87M shs. 192,890 are owned by Gulf Interest Commercial Bank (Uk) Limited. 25,190 are owned by Thrivent Financial For Lutherans. Burney holds 0.02% of its capital in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) for 10,579 shs. Evercore Wealth Management Limited Company has invested 0% of its capital in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). Stratos Wealth Prtnrs Ltd has invested 0% of its capital in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC). 162,450 were accumulated by Clean Yield Gp.

Symantec Corporation registered $1.49 million net activity with 0 buys and 2 insider sales since March 5, 2018. Rosch Francis C sold $1.38M worth of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) or 51,899 shs on Monday, March 5.

Investors expect Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC)’s quarterly earnings on May, 9., as reported by RTT. EPS of $0.25 is 400.00 % up from 2017’s $0.05 EPS. SYMC’s profit could be $155.39M with 27.75 P/E in case $0.25 EPS is announced. -34.21 % negative EPS growth is what analysts predict. $0.38 EPS was announced for last [previous quarter]. The stock increased 0.84% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $27.75.Symantec Corporation has volume of 3.18 million shares. Since April 17, 2017 SYMC has declined 16.28% and is downtrending. The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 27.83%.

Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) Ratings Coverage

Total analysts of 13 have positions in Symantec Corp (NASDAQ:SYMC) as follows: 4 rated it a “Buy”, 3 with “Sell” and 6 with “Hold”. The positive are 31%. Since October 24, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc Symantec Corp has 15 analyst reports. On Thursday, January 18 Jefferies downgraded Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) to “Underperform” rating. On Monday, January 22 Credit Suisse downgraded Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) to “Hold” rating. On Thursday, February 1 the stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley. In Thursday, November 2 report Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, February 1 the stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital. On Wednesday, January 31 the stock of Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) has “Buy” rating given by Piper Jaffray. On Thursday, February 1 the stock has “Sell” rating by Cowen & Co. On Thursday, February 1 the stock has “Hold” rating by Stephens. In Friday, November 3 report Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating. On Wednesday, January 31 the company was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus.

Symantec Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides cybersecurity solutions worldwide.The firm is worth $17.25 billion. It operates through two divisions, Consumer Digital Safety and Enterprise Security.17.15 is the P/E ratio. The Consumer Digital Safety segment provides Norton-branded services that provide multi-layer security services across desktop and mobile operating systems, public Wi-Fi connections, and home networks to defend against online threats to individuals, families, and small businesses.

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