Empirical Finance LLC Takes $1.36 Million Position in Tractor Supply Company (TSCO)

The firm owned 11,300 shares of the specialty retailer's stock after purchasing an additional 2,600 shares during the quarter.

Shares of Tractor Supply Co.

In other news, Director Mark J. Weikel acquired 1,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 3rd. (NASDAQ:TSCO) traded up 1.46% on Thursday, hitting $73.16.

Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) has risen 19.63% since then. It has underperformed by 54.59% the S&P500.

Robeco Institutional Asset Management decreased Amgen Inc (AMGN) stake by 84.83% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Voya Investment Management Llc sold 174,681 shares as Natus Medical Inc Del (BABY)'s stock declined 11.93%. Its up 4.2% from 4.36 million shares previously. Johnson & Johnson now has $376.33 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.60% or $1.03 on November 3, reaching $173.44. It has underperformed by 36.39% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in 2017 Q2. 1 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Underweight, according to FactSet data. It dropped, as 85 investors sold Tractor Supply Company shares while 163 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 55 raised stakes. Emerald Advisers Inc Pa reported 196,174 shares. BLUE's SI was 4.54 million shares in November as released by FINRA. (TSCO) stake by 77.33% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Macquarie Grp Limited accumulated 170,732 shares. Patten Gp Inc owns 3,010 shares or 0.07% of their U.S. portfolio. Evercore Wealth Mgmt Limited Liability Com has invested 0% in Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO). (NASDAQ:AMGN) or 18,122 shares. (NASDAQ:AMGN). Cambridge has 0.04% invested in Amgen, Inc. Van Eck invested in 0.03% or 44,923 shares. (NASDAQ:AMGN). Pictet Asset Ltd owns 1.21M shares. Qs Investors Limited Com stated it has 0% of its portfolio in bluebird bio Inc (NASDAQ:BLUE). The percentage of shares being held by the company management was 0.1% while institutional stake was 95.1%. Beacon Advsr has invested 1.42% in Amgen, Inc. Price T Rowe Assocs Inc Md stated it has 2.92 million shares or 0.06% of all its holdings.

Among 22 analysts covering Amgen Inc. Therefore 75% are positive. Amgen Inc. had 72 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, June 2, the company rating was maintained by Maxim Group. Mizuho maintained Amgen, Inc. Jefferies has "Buy" rating and $96 target. As per Tuesday, November 29, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Saturday, August 22 by JP Morgan. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Wednesday, February 3 by Leerink Swann. (NASDAQ:AMGN) earned "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co on Thursday, July 20. BMO Capital Markets maintained Amgen, Inc. UBS maintained it with "Buy" rating and $88 target in Thursday, September 8 report.

Since May 24, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $1.02 million activity. (NASDAQ:AMGN) shares. BALTIMORE DAVID sold $569,541 worth of stock or 3,700 shares. Asset Mgmt One Comm accumulated 201,521 shares. It also upped Union Pac Corp (NYSE:UNP) stake by 20,000 shares and now owns 926,879 shares. Borgwarner Inc (NYSE:BWA) was raised too. Montrusco Bolton Invs Incorporated holds 210,098 shares. Wedbush also issued estimates for Tractor Supply's Q4 2017 earnings at $0.85 EPS, Q4 2018 earnings at $0.91 EPS, FY2018 earnings at $3.54 EPS, FY2019 earnings at $3.94 EPS and FY2020 earnings at $4.40 EPS. 0 analysts call it Underweight, while 1 think it is Overweight. 60 funds opened positions while 163 raised stakes. The company reported $0.67 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.66 by $0.01. First Personal Service reported 465 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings.

Shares of Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) traded up 0.64% in the last session while performance was up 59.66% in the last five days. Westpac Corp accumulated 0% or 8,333 shares. Select Equity LP holds 0% or 905,274 shares. Grimes & Company Inc. bought a new position in Tractor Supply during the third quarter worth about $6,080,000. Texas Permanent School Fund has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Finish Line Inc (NASDAQ:FINL). Arcadia Inv Management Corp Mi has invested 0.73% in Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO). Moreover, Prentiss Smith & has 0.02% invested in Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO). Mitsubishi Ufj Tru & Bk accumulated 0.03% or 267,848 shares.

In the most updated research from a number of analysts on Wall Street, the company gets 6 Buys and 1 Sell among 19 analysts. Therefore 33% are positive. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Tractor Supply from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Monday, October 16th. The rating was initiated by Guggenheim with "Buy" on Tuesday, June 14. The stock of Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, July 28 by Argus Research. The stock has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, October 7. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of TSCO in report on Tuesday, October 3 with "Hold" rating. Credit Suisse Group set a $52.00 target price on Tractor Supply and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research note on Thursday, October 26th. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, November 30 by Northcoast.

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

Like this


05 November 2017
Liam Hemsworth Adorably Surprised Miley Cyrus on 'SNL' Last Night
It is a more subdued Miley Cyrus , but she still seems ready to let her silly side fly while in 30 Rock. As you'd expect, very early on there were references to Liam .

05 November 2017
First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (FR) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance
Invesco Ltd increased Imperial Oil Ltd (NYSEMKT:IMO) stake by 179,912 shares to 432,112 valued at $12.61 million in 2017Q2. The insider Marcelo Sheila Lirio sold 8,044 shares worth $120,689. (NYSE:EDR) shares were bought by Schaefer Kimberly .

05 November 2017
Watch Kanye West Perform On Stage For 1st Time In A Year
You'll recall he had a mental breakdown and ended up at the UCLA psychiatric ward, but he has bounced back in a big way. West appeared happy and healthy, and smiled on stage as he took in the crowd's overwhelmingly positive reaction.

05 November 2017
Pnc Financial Services Group (NYSE:PNC) Short Interest Decreased By 2
Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $134.00 price target on shares of PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. Mackenzie Financial Corp raised its position in shares of The Hartford Financial Services Group by 0.5% in the second quarter.

05 November 2017
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
BidaskClub lowered shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report on Monday, July 3rd. Lombard Odier Asset Management Switzerland Sa sold 78,858 shares as Prudential Finl Inc (PRU)'s stock declined 6.41%.

05 November 2017
Two explosions rock Iraq's disputed Kirkuk city
The Kurds had gained control of the city after Iraqi government forces abandoned it during ISIS' offensive in 2014. Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has already demanded the annulment of the referendum.

05 November 2017
Rockford police officer killed after traffic stop
Cox's body was escorted by Rockford Police officers from OSF to the coroner's office earlier this morning. Authorities "believe" Cox was shot, but the full details about what happened aren't clear, O'Shea said.

05 November 2017
Pochettino expects Alli to be fit for Arsenal game
He was taken off at half-time after turning his ankle in a clash with Luka Milivojevic in the first half here. The most important thing is that England or different countries understand the position of our players.

05 November 2017
LLC Sells 106369 Shares of NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)
Brown Brothers Harriman & Com invested in 1,002 shares or 0% of the stock. 2,728 are held by Hl Financial Svcs Ltd. The rating was downgraded by Raymond James on Tuesday, April 19 to "Outperform". (NASDAQ:QCOM) on Tuesday, May 30.

05 November 2017
Closer look at threat for severe storms Sunday
There is also a threat for a few isolated tornadoes, especially east and northeast of the metro (in Central Illinois). This includes the risk for flash flooding of 1-3 inches of rain, isolated tornadoes, large hail and strong winds.