Analyst Buzz: Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)


Lipe & Dalton acquired 11,575 shares as Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD)'s stock declined 8.05%. The Shelter Mutual Insurance Co holds 177,800 shares with $1.66M value, up from 15,900 last quarter. Temasek Holdings Private Ltd who had been investing in Gilead Sciences Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $98.41B market cap company. About 556,840 shares traded. (GILD)-5 analysts issued Buy for the stock, 10 analysts gave Outperform rating, 13 think it's a Hold, 0 issued Underperform, while 0 analyst gave a Sell rating. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Alecta Pensionsforsakring Omsesidigt decreased Visa Inc A (V) stake by 6.63% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Bahl & Gaynor owns 480,130 shares for 2.23% of their portfolio. The company reported the earnings of $2.27/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $2.13/share. Visa Inc A now has $243.74 billion valuation. (GILD) traded up $0.20 on Tuesday, hitting $73.29. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has risen 20.29% since December 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.38% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.02, from 1.43 in 2017Q1. It also reduced Cf Industries Holdings Inc (NYSE:CF) stake by 12,600 shares and now owns 445,030 shares. 123 funds opened positions while 564 raised stakes. Js Mngmt Llc stated it has 722,300 shares. Moreover, Obermeyer Wood Inv Counsel Lllp has 0.09% invested in Visa Inc. (NYSE:MRK) stake by 29,135 shares and now owns 333,794 shares. It was reported on Dec, 5 by Ims Capital Management invested 1% of its portfolio in Gilead Sciences, Inc. Bristol Myers Squibb Co (NYSE:BMY) was raised too. Lucus Advsr Ltd reported 189,089 shares. The company has market cap of $286.71 million. (NYSE:V). Howard Hughes Med Institute holds 2.65% of its portfolio in Visa Inc. (NYSE:BLK) for 16,577 shares. Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans has invested 0.01% in Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE:TNK). Susquehanna Intl Gp Llp invested in 2,500 shares or 0% of the stock. (NYSE:V). Trustmark Bancshares Tru Department accumulated 2,874 shares.

Strategic Advisors LLC decreased its stake in Gilead Sciences, Inc. The biopharmaceutical company reported $2.27 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.13 by $0.14. GILD's profit will be $2.18B for 10.94 P/E if the $1.67 EPS becomes a reality. (NASDAQ:GILD). Cape Cod Five Cents Bancshares holds 0.04% or 3,175 shares.

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Grisanti Capital Management Llc increased Amerigas Partners LP (NYSE:APU) stake by 9,560 shares to 48,395 valued at $2.19M in 2017Q2.

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Analysts await PDC Energy, Inc. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating, nineteen have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 73% are positive. BlackRock had 75 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NASDAQ:GILD) earned "Buy" rating by Maxim Group on Wednesday, July 29. The stock of BlackRock, Inc. Mizuho has "Buy" rating and $7700 target. Credit Suisse has "Outperform" rating and $118 target. The rating was maintained by Nomura on Thursday, October 26 with "Buy". The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 4 by RBC Capital Markets.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.45 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.02, from 0.91 in 2017Q1. It improved, as 11 investors sold MDC Partners Inc. shares while 29 reduced holdings. The institutional investor held 11.13 million shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $787.49 million, down from 14.44 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. A score above three means the company is not likely to go bankrupt, while score less than 1.8 suggests the firm is probably headed for bankruptcy. Nelson Roberts Advisors Ltd reported 76,437 shares. (NASDAQ:GILD)'s near-term growth potential. Gilead Sciences, Inc. beta of 1.15 offers blanket from index volatility. (NASDAQ:GILD) opened at 64.50 on Monday. Blue Chip Ptnrs has invested 1.98% of its portfolio in BlackRock, Inc. Jpmorgan Chase & holds 0% of its portfolio in SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR) for 516,492 shares. Ig Investment Mngmt reported 281,155 shares. After a recent check, it is observed that the insiders for the firm now own 0.30% shares. The shares were sold at an average price of $85.00, for a total value of $4,404,700.00. Cap Fund Management holds 0.09% or 152,908 shares in its portfolio. (NASDAQ:GILD) for 368,300 shares. Bailard owns 48,513 shares.

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In other news, CFO Robin L. Washington sold 51,820 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 7th.

Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. Therefore 63% are positive. BRYN MAWR TRUST Co's holdings in Gilead Sciences were worth $9,737,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Jefferies maintained Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) rating on Tuesday, June 6. As per Thursday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. Lombard Odier Transatlantic Limited Partnership raised its stake in Gilead Sciences by 55.6% in the third quarter. (NASDAQ:GILD) on Thursday, September 22 with "Buy" rating.

Shares of Gilead Sciences, Inc. The stock has "Hold" rating by Oppenheimer on Wednesday, October 4. Gilead Sciences's payout ratio is presently 23.69%. (NASDAQ:GILD) has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, July 24 by Piper Jaffray. On Tuesday, January 12 the stock rating was downgraded by JP Morgan to "Underweight". Vetr upgraded Gilead Sciences from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $89.27 price objective for the company in a report on Wednesday, September 6th. The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Wednesday, February 3. Stifel Nicolaus initiated the shares of GILD in report on Monday, November 14 with "Buy" rating.

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