Charles River Laboratories (CRL) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts

(NYSE:UAL) has declined 0.28% since April 20, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 48.08% the S&P500.

Hodges Capital Management Inc decreased Charles River Laboratories Int (CRL) stake by 40.92% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. The hedge fund run by Anders Hallberg held 26,712 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.92 million, down from 60,812 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Advisor Group Inc. now owns 2,023 shares of the medical research company's stock valued at $221,000 after buying an additional 485 shares during the period. The stock decreased 0.17% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $105.82. About 228,769 shares traded. (NYSE:CRL). The Connecticut-based Wright Investors Service has invested 0.25% in Charles River Laboratories International, Inc.

Total analysts of 10 have positions in Charles River Labs (NYSE:CRL) as follows: 6 rated it a "Buy", 0 with "Sell" and 4 with "Hold". It has outperformed by 9.73% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.08 in Q4 2017. The stock has a market capitalization of $5,086.75, a price-to-earnings ratio of 20.50, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.60 and a beta of 0.68. 35 investors sold all, 98 reduced holdings as CRL ratio dropped. 39 funds took positions and 104 increased positions. Farmers Merchants Investments has invested 0% of its portfolio in United Continental Holdings, Inc.

Litespeed Management L.L.C. holds 7.04% of its portfolio in Celadon Group, Inc. for 1.14 million shares. Douglass Winthrop Advisors Lc holds 0% of its portfolio in BioTime, Inc.

A number of institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of CRL. Pub Employees Retirement Of Ohio invested in 0.02% or 34,646 shares. 3,200 are owned by Balyasny Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Corp. Parametric Ltd holds 0% in BioTime, Inc. Stadion Money Mngmt Limited Liability Company has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in AT&T Inc. Nuveen Asset Management Lc accumulated 4,788 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) holds 0% or 2,568 shares. Tirschwell Loewy stated it has 2.76% of its portfolio in Inogen, Inc. (NYSE:CRL). The Massachusetts-based Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership has invested 0.11% in Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (NASDAQ:INGN) for 7,527 shares. Alpine Woods Cap Investors Limited Liability Corp reported 0.04% stake. Inogen had 19 analyst reports since August 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 27 by Cowen & Co. As per Wednesday, July 13, the company rating was initiated by JP Morgan. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Underweight" on Friday, May 20. The firm has "Hold" rating by Piper Jaffray given on Monday, September 11. Needham has "Buy" rating and $150.0 target. On Friday, August 28 the stock rating was maintained by William Blair with "Outperform".

Analysts await Inogen, Inc. They expect $0.27 EPS, 0.00% or $0.00 from last year's $0.27 per share. Jefferies maintained Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. The company has market cap of $3.02 billion. The companyÂ's oxygen concentrators are used to deliver supplemental long-term oxygen therapy to patients suffering from chronic respiratory conditions. It has a 148.46 P/E ratio. It offers Inogen One systems, which are portable devices that concentrate the air around the patients to provide a single source of supplemental oxygen; and Inogen At Home stationary oxygen concentrators, as well as related accessories. Schwab Charles Mgmt reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Charles River Laboratories International, Inc.

Charles River Laboratories (NYSE:CRL) last released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 13th. The stock decreased 1.14% or $0.2801 during the last trading session, reaching $24.2499. (NYSE:CRL). D E Shaw has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (NYSE:CRL). Brinker Capital owns 5,255 shs. Therefore 39% are positive. (NYSE:CRL). Ameritas Investment Prtn holds 0.11% of its portfolio in Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. Bank of America maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, November 10 report. The business's revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. equities analysts forecast that Charles River Laboratories will post 5.77 earnings per share for the current year. (NYSE:CRL) or 319 shares. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, January 22 by SunTrust. Morgan Stanley reissued an "equal weight" rating and issued a $102.00 target price (up from $94.00) on shares of Charles River Laboratories in a research report on Wednesday, March 14th. (NYSE:CRL) rating. Jefferies has "Buy" rating and $124 target. Finally, SunTrust Banks downgraded Charles River Laboratories from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and raised their price objective for the company from $107.89 to $111.00 in a research note on Monday, January 22nd. (NYSE:CRL) or 2,872 shares. The stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Buy" on Tuesday, February 13.

Ratings analysis reveals 50% of Celadon Group's analysts are positive.

Since January 2, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 21 selling transactions for $10.85 million activity. FOSTER JAMES C also sold $97,929 worth of Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (NYSE:CRL) on Monday, February 26.

In other Charles River Laboratories news, Director Stephen D. Chubb sold 2,872 shares of Charles River Laboratories stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, February 15th. Oakbrook Investments LLC increased its stake in shares of Charles River Laboratories by 14.6% in the fourth quarter. Also, insider Birgit Girshick sold 9,893 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 6th. 9,893 Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (NYSE:CRL). Oak Oh reported 23,130 shs or 0.18% of all its holdings. Bank Of Montreal acquired 4,900 shares as Charles Riv Labs Intl Inc (CRL)'s stock declined 1.14%. Tempur Sealy Intl Inc (NYSE:TPX) was raised too.

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