Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) Can’t Burn Your Long Portfolio. Just Reaches All Time High

July 17, 2017 - By Dolores Ford

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.26, from 0.79 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 52 investors sold Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. shares while 371 reduced holdings. 116 funds opened positions while 329 raised stakes. 330.70 million shares or 0.57% less from 332.58 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.
Moreover, Old Second Bancshares Of Aurora has 0.67% invested in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) for 10,600 shares. Rosenbaum Jay D stated it has 4,740 shares or 1.55% of all its holdings. Partnervest Advisory Ltd Llc holds 0.13% or 2,001 shares in its portfolio. 6,363 are owned by Sphera Funds Management. Raymond James Assoc invested 0.05% in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO). Kingfisher Capital Ltd Liability reported 11,663 shares. Avalon Advsr Ltd Liability Company reported 72,141 shares or 0.37% of all its holdings. Cohen Cap holds 79,195 shares or 3.04% of its portfolio. Northeast Fin Consultants holds 0.35% in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) or 5,500 shares. Palisade Mgmt Limited Liability Corp Nj holds 0.1% in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) or 19,219 shares. Veritas Invest (Uk) Limited, United Kingdom-based fund reported 107,495 shares. Keybank Association Oh reported 578,500 shares. 278,402 were reported by Natl Pension Ser. Henderson Group Public Limited Company reported 97,090 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. Gabelli Funds Ltd invested in 0.12% or 138,500 shares.

Since March 6, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 9 sales for $12.45 million activity. CASPER MARC N sold $3.17M worth of stock or 20,000 shares. Loewald Thomas W also sold $642,617 worth of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) on Monday, March 6. Another trade for 9,079 shares valued at $1.46M was made by WILVER PETER M on Wednesday, March 15. Williamson Stephen sold $396,775 worth of stock or 2,500 shares. Shine Daniel P sold $805,750 worth of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) on Wednesday, May 24. On Monday, March 6 the insider HOOGASIAN SETH H sold $498,667.

The stock of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) reached all time high today, Jul, 17 and still has $191.64 target or 6.00 % above today’s $180.79 share price. This indicates more upside for the $71.09 billion company. This technical setup was reported by Barchart.com. If the $191.64 PT is reached, the company will be worth $4.27 billion more.
Trading stocks at an all time highs is usually a winning strategy. An all time high points to a stock which has the most positive fundamentals ever. Even thought the pullback rate is high, if correct risk management is utilized, investors can trade very well such events.

The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $180.79. About 1.30M shares traded or 1.56% up from the average. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) has risen 15.57% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.13% the S&P500.

Investors wait Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) to report on July, 27. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $2.25 EPS, up $0.22 or 10.84 % from last year’s $2.03 same quarter earnings. This translates into $884.74M profit for TMO giving the stock a 20.09 P/E. This is assuming the current $2.25 EPS is accurate. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.’s Wall Street analysts see 8.17 % EPS growth, taking into account the $2.08 EPS reproted in the previous quarter,

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) Ratings Coverage

Among 15 analysts covering Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE:TMO), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 87% are positive. Thermo Fisher Scientific had 34 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Thursday, January 7. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, July 13 report. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, September 22 by JP Morgan. The company was maintained on Monday, January 11 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, June 6 with “Hold”. Jefferies downgraded Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) on Friday, April 29 to “Hold” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, March 30 by Jefferies. On Friday, July 22 the stock rating was reinitiated by BTIG Research with “Buy”. The rating was downgraded by Cleveland to “Neutral” on Friday, September 9. The rating was initiated by Argus Research on Tuesday, October 6 with “Buy”.

More important recent Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) news were published by: Zacks.com which released: “Why Is It the Perfect Time to Buy Thermo Fisher (TMO) Stock?” on July 17, 2017, also Nasdaq.com published article titled: “Buffington Mohr McNeal Buys Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc, Guggenheim …”, Nasdaq.com published: “Thermo Fisher Gets FDA’s PMA for Oncomine Dx Target Test” on June 27, 2017. More interesting news about Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) was released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “Thermo Fisher Scientific Adds Three New Products to Leading Semiconductor …” with publication date: June 29, 2017.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. develops, makes and sells a range of products. The company has market cap of $71.09 billion. The Firm provides analytical instruments, equipment, reagents and consumables, software and services for research, manufacturing, analysis, discovery and diagnostics. It has a 32.94 P/E ratio. It operates through four divisions: Life Sciences Solutions, Analytical Instruments, Specialty Diagnostics, and Laboratory Products and Services.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.