$0.84 EPS Expected for Greif, Inc. (GEF) on June, 6

May 17, 2018 - By Andrea Pope

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During 2017 Q4 the big money sentiment increased to 1.2. That’s change of 0.03, from 2017Q3’s 1.17. 15 investors sold all, 67 reduced holdings as Greif, Inc. ratio improved. 65 increased holdings while 33 funds acquired holdings. Funds hold 23.10 million shares thus 2.80% more from 2017Q3’s 22.47 million shares.
The New York-based Stone Ridge Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.04% in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Keybank Association Oh owns 0% invested in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) for 9,400 shs. Invesco Limited holds 0% or 73,617 shs. Royal Comml Bank Of Canada accumulated 2,169 shs. The Massachusetts-based Panagora Asset has invested 0% in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). 3,105 were reported by Advantus Capital Management Incorporated. Connor Clark Lunn Inv Management Limited invested in 5,000 shs. Pictet Asset Limited stated it has 0.03% of its capital in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Texas Permanent School Fund owns 17,464 shs or 0.01% of their US capital. Ing Groep Nv holds 0% or 3,898 shs. Alliancebernstein Lp stated it has 0% of its capital in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Weaver C Barksdale Associate Incorporated has invested 0.02% in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Hsbc Plc invested 0% of its capital in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Pacad has invested 0% of its capital in Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF). Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys reported 6,500 shs.

Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF)’s earnings report is expected on June, 6., as reported by RTT. Analysts forecast 25.37 % diference or $0.84 from the $0.67 EPS from 2017. If the current EPS of $0.84 is accurate, GEF’s profit could hit $41.86M. Last quarter $0.49 EPS was reported. Analysts predicts 71.43 % EPS growth this quarter. GEF is reaching $59.2 during the last trading session, after increased 1.13%.Greif, Inc. has 245,075 shares volume, 2.35% up from normal. GEF is downtrending and has moved 5.85% since May 17, 2017. The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 17.40%.

Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) Ratings Coverage

In total 6 analysts cover Greif Inc (NYSE:GEF). “Buy” rating has 4, “Sell” are 1, while 1 are “Hold”. 67% are bullish. 11 are the (NYSE:GEF)’s analyst reports since November 24, 2017 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Thursday, March 1 the firm has “Sell” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given. On Thursday, December 7 the company was upgraded by DA Davidson. On Friday, December 8 the stock of Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) has “Buy” rating given by Robert W. Baird. On Friday, November 24 the stock of Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) earned “Hold” rating by BMO Capital Markets. On Wednesday, December 13 the rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Hold”. On Tuesday, January 2 the stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America. On Wednesday, February 21 the firm has “Buy” rating by Wells Fargo given. On Sunday, April 1 the stock of Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) earned “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets. On Friday, December 8 KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of GEF in report with “Sell” rating. The company rating was maintained by Bank of America on Tuesday, March 13.

Greif, Inc. produces and sells industrial packaging services and products worldwide.The company has $2.95 billion market cap. It operates in four divisions: Rigid Industrial Packaging & Services; Paper Packaging & Services; Flexible Products & Services; and Land Management.The P/E ratio is 16.69. The Rigid Industrial Packaging & Services segment offers rigid industrial packaging products, including steel, fiber, and plastic drums; rigid intermediate bulk containers; closure systems for industrial packaging products; transit protection products; water bottles, and remanufactured and reconditioned industrial containers; and services, such as container life cycle management, filling, logistics, warehousing, and other packaging services.

There’s a substantial Greif, Inc. (NYSE:GEF) news published by Globenewswire.com. It’s a report titled: “Report: Developing Opportunities within CytomX Therapeutics, Pegasystems, Greif, Belden, Payment Data, and KAR …” on April 26, 2018.

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