Analysts See $0.88 EPS for Voya Financial, Inc. (VOYA)

April 17, 2018 - By Henry Gaston

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 0.98 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.24, from 0.74 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 24 investors sold Voya Financial, Inc. shares while 124 reduced holdings. 58 funds opened positions while 87 raised stakes. 179.07 million shares or 6.24% more from 168.54 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Moreover, Quantitative Mgmt Limited Liability Com has 0% invested in Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) for 6,600 shares. Advisory Research reported 0.19% stake. Pzena Invest Mgmt Limited Liability Com reported 12.39 million shares stake. Bowling Portfolio Ltd Liability Company holds 0.31% or 47,887 shares in its portfolio. Tower Research Capital (Trc) owns 1,595 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue has 10,900 shares. Glenmede Na reported 7,934 shares. New York-based Laurion Mgmt Limited Partnership has invested 0.15% in Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA). Covington Capital Mngmt holds 0% or 377 shares in its portfolio. Capital Fund Mngmt Sa has 0.02% invested in Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) for 72,492 shares. Meritage Port Mgmt holds 172,957 shares. Arrowstreet Cap Partnership reported 273,199 shares. Moreover, Bluemar Mngmt Limited Com has 3.21% invested in Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA). Citigroup owns 332,099 shares. Legal & General Grp Inc Public Ltd Com, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 1.11 million shares.

Since February 21, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $328,755 activity.

Analysts expect Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) to report $0.88 EPS on May, 2.They anticipate $0.07 EPS change or 8.64 % from last quarter’s $0.81 EPS. VOYA’s profit would be $150.94M giving it 14.78 P/E if the $0.88 EPS is correct. After having $0.87 EPS previously, Voya Financial, Inc.’s analysts see 1.15 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.08% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $52.04. About 1.62M shares traded. Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) has risen 34.91% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.36% the S&P500.

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) Ratings Coverage

Among 11 analysts covering Voya Financial (NYSE:VOYA), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 91% are positive. Voya Financial had 17 analyst reports since October 18, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Sandler O’Neill maintained Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) rating on Wednesday, January 10. Sandler O’Neill has “Buy” rating and $60.0 target. Sandler O’Neill upgraded Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) on Monday, November 13 to “Buy” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) on Thursday, April 5 with “Overweight” rating. BTIG Research maintained Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) on Wednesday, February 14 with “Buy” rating. Evercore upgraded Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) rating on Thursday, December 21. Evercore has “Outperform” rating and $60 target. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) rating on Friday, November 10. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has “Buy” rating and $51.0 target. Wells Fargo maintained it with “Buy” rating and $63.0 target in Thursday, March 1 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Buy” on Thursday, December 21. As per Thursday, December 21, the company rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, February 14.

Voya Financial, Inc. operates as a retirement, investment, and insurance firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $8.93 billion. It operates through five divisions: Retirement, Investment Management, Annuities, Individual Life, and Employee Benefits. It currently has negative earnings. The Retirement segment offers tax-deferred employer-sponsored retirement savings plans and administrative services in corporate, education, healthcare, and other non-profit and government entities; and rollover individual retirement accounts and other retail financial products, as well as financial planning and advisory services.

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