Could Cooper Companies Inc (COO) Lose its Strength? The Stock Reaches Record High

July 17, 2017 - By Maria Brooks

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.19, from 1.21 in 2016Q3. It dived, as 43 investors sold Cooper Companies Inc shares while 134 reduced holdings. 57 funds opened positions while 124 raised stakes. 47.39 million shares or 2.11% more from 46.42 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
13,561 are held by Barclays Public Limited Liability. Robecosam Ag owns 1,600 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Bamco Ny holds 264,731 shares. Kbc Gru Nv has 5,142 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Earnest Prtnrs has invested 0% in Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO). Davis R M invested in 0.52% or 62,770 shares. Norinchukin Bancorporation The reported 2,957 shares. 2,428 are owned by Lpl Finance Lc. Tokio Marine Asset Mngmt Ltd invested in 0.03% or 1,272 shares. Fic Capital reported 0.72% of its portfolio in Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO). 44,460 are owned by Monarch Prtnrs Asset Lc. Mutual Of America Mgmt Llc holds 5,273 shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 0.01% or 9,943 shares in its portfolio. Tributary Mngmt holds 10,900 shares. Dubuque Natl Bank invested in 0.01% or 173 shares.

Since March 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 12 sales for $16.67 million activity. The insider REMMELL PAUL L sold $720,974. The insider KAUFMAN CAROL R sold 44,092 shares worth $10.71 million. 5,000 Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO) shares with value of $966,916 were sold by Lindell Jody S. Another trade for 172 shares valued at $33,401 was sold by PETERSMEYER GARY S. RUBENSTEIN ALLAN E also sold $400,000 worth of Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO) shares. 816 shares were sold by ZINBERG STANLEY MD, worth $198,400 on Tuesday, June 6. Shares for $301,405 were sold by BENDER A THOMAS.

The stock of Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO) reached all time high today, Jul, 17 and still has $275.04 target or 9.00 % above today’s $252.33 share price. This indicates more upside for the $12.52B company. This technical setup was reported by Barchart.com. If the $275.04 PT is reached, the company will be worth $1.13 billion more.
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About 325,133 shares traded. Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO) has risen 33.48% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.78% the S&P500.

Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO) Ratings Coverage

Among 14 analysts covering Cooper (NYSE:COO), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 79% are positive. Cooper had 36 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, July 13. As per Monday, May 16, the company rating was upgraded by Cleveland. Jefferies maintained the shares of COO in report on Wednesday, August 24 with “Buy” rating. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of COO in report on Friday, September 4 with “Outperform” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, June 2 by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of COO in report on Wednesday, August 31 with “Buy” rating. On Wednesday, July 12 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Buy”. The stock has “Sector Weight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 26. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Thursday, June 30. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Friday, June 2 with “Hold”.

More recent Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE:COO) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Universal Health Services Moves Up In Analyst Rankings, Passing Cooper Companies” on July 07, 2017. Also Nasdaq.com published the news titled: “Why Is Cooper Companies (COO) Up 7.9% Since the Last Earnings Report?” on July 03, 2017. Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Ex-Dividend Reminder: ClubCorp Holdings, Cooper Companies and PerkinElmer” with publication date: July 17, 2017 was also an interesting one.

The Cooper Companies, Inc. is a global medical device company. The company has market cap of $12.52 billion. The Firm operates through two business units: CooperVision, Inc. and CooperSurgical, Inc. It has a 37.82 P/E ratio. CooperVision offers soft contact lenses for the vision correction market.

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