Analysts See $0.20 EPS for Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW)

January 22, 2018 - By Adrian Erickson

 Analysts See $0.20 EPS for Genworth Financial, Inc. (GNW)
Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.13, from 1.15 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 17 investors sold Genworth Financial, Inc. shares while 77 reduced holdings. 44 funds opened positions while 76 raised stakes. 315.12 million shares or 4.07% less from 328.49 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
174,800 are held by Ser Automobile Association. Cwm Lc stated it has 3,000 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning invested in 15,090 shares. Ing Groep Nv invested in 0% or 61,131 shares. Vanguard Grp Inc stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW). Clearbridge Invs Lc holds 8,662 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Qs Invsts Ltd Co, New York-based fund reported 383,229 shares. Virginia Retirement Et Al accumulated 0% or 59,300 shares. Mutual Of America Mngmt Ltd Llc holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) for 399,256 shares. New Generation Advsr Ltd Company stated it has 3.97% of its portfolio in Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW). First Wilshire Securities Mngmt reported 821,578 shares stake. Colorado-based Cetera Lc has invested 0.01% in Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW). Cambridge Invest Advisors holds 0% in Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) or 79,708 shares. 1.10 million are owned by Nationwide Fund Advsrs. Moreover, Wesbanco Commercial Bank has 0% invested in Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW).

Analysts expect Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) to report $0.20 EPS on February, 6.They anticipate $0.47 EPS change or 174.07 % from last quarter’s $-0.27 EPS. GNW’s profit would be $99.82 million giving it 4.18 P/E if the $0.20 EPS is correct. After having $0.15 EPS previously, Genworth Financial, Inc.’s analysts see 33.33 % EPS growth. The stock increased 5.03% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $3.34. About 6.43 million shares traded or 52.89% up from the average. Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) has risen 3.41% since January 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.29% the S&P500.

Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering Genworth Financial (NYSE:GNW), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. Genworth Financial had 22 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by Raymond James on Thursday, August 6 to “Outperform”. As per Wednesday, August 5, the company rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research. Goldman Sachs initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Tuesday, November 17 report. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 1 by Wells Fargo. Compass Point downgraded the shares of GNW in report on Monday, September 19 to “Neutral” rating. The rating was downgraded by BTIG Research on Wednesday, October 5 to “Neutral”. Macquarie Research maintained Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) rating on Thursday, September 17. Macquarie Research has “Neutral” rating and $7 target. On Tuesday, September 8 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Neutral”. The rating was upgraded by Compass Point on Friday, November 11 to “Buy”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Compass Point on Monday, February 8.

Genworth Financial, Inc. provides insurance and homeownership solutions in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.67 billion. It operates through five divisions: U.S. It has a 4.94 P/E ratio. Mortgage Insurance, Canada Mortgage Insurance, Australia Mortgage Insurance, U.S.

More recent Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW) news were published by: which released: “Genworth: Time For Plan B?” on January 05, 2018. Also published the news titled: “M&A Deal Overshadowing The Value Of Genworth Financial’s Bonds” on January 08, 2018.‘s news article titled: “Genworth: Additional Thoughts On Plan-B And Valuation” with publication date: January 12, 2018 was also an interesting one.

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