EPS for Multi-Color Corporation (LABL) Expected At $1.12

May 18, 2018 - By Michael Collier

Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.24 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.42, from 1.66 in 2017Q3. It turned negative, as 14 investors sold Multi-Color Corporation shares while 36 reduced holdings. 12 funds opened positions while 50 raised stakes. 12.65 million shares or 3.38% more from 12.24 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Great West Life Assurance Can holds 0% of its portfolio in Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) for 18,608 shares. Baker Ellis Asset Ltd stated it has 0.16% in Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL). Renaissance Gru Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.01% stake. Deutsche Bankshares Ag owns 35,369 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. California Public Employees Retirement stated it has 34,175 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Ami Asset Mngmt Corp holds 0.84% or 163,513 shares. 6,386 are held by Voya Inv Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company. Rhumbline Advisers holds 31,287 shares or 0% of its portfolio. California State Teachers Retirement invested 0% in Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL). Pacific Ridge Capital Prtn Ltd Liability owns 0.22% invested in Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) for 11,130 shares. Stanley owns 0.12% invested in Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) for 7,578 shares. Arizona State Retirement accumulated 0.02% or 23,363 shares. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans holds 0% of its portfolio in Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) for 8,890 shares. Parametric Portfolio Associate reported 42,935 shares stake. Vanguard Gru Inc accumulated 777,983 shares or 0% of the stock.

Since December 13, 2017, it had 2 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $1.32 million activity. 4,000 shares were bought by BENACERRAF ARI J, worth $260,800 on Tuesday, February 27. Shares for $73,345 were bought by Apel Oliver. BUCK ROBERT R also sold $686,744 worth of Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) on Wednesday, December 13.

Analysts expect Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) to report $1.12 EPS on May, 29.They anticipate $0.14 EPS change or 14.29 % from last quarter’s $0.98 EPS. LABL’s profit would be $22.89M giving it 14.35 P/E if the $1.12 EPS is correct. After having $0.71 EPS previously, Multi-Color Corporation’s analysts see 57.75 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.55% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $64.3. About 53,562 shares traded. Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) has declined 4.89% since May 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.44% the S&P500.

Multi-Color Corporation (NASDAQ:LABL) Ratings Coverage

Among 5 analysts covering Multi-Color (NASDAQ:LABL), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. Multi-Color had 5 analyst reports since January 8, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, February 7 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Long-Term Buy” rating by Hilliard Lyons given on Monday, January 8. The rating was upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Wednesday, February 7 to “Sector Weight”. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of LABL in report on Tuesday, February 6 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, March 5 by Sidoti.

Multi-Color Corporation provides various label solutions. The company has market cap of $1.31 billion. The firm offers pressure sensitive labels; in-mold labels; heat transfer labels; shrink sleeve labels; cut and stack glue-applied labels comprising peel-away promotional labels, thermochromics, holographics, and metalized films; and promotional products, such as scratch-off coupons, static-clings, and tags. It has a 17.11 P/E ratio. It also provides graphic and pre-press services; and various print methods consisting of flexographic, lithographic, rotogravure, letterpress, and digital services.

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