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Tractor Supply Target of Unusually High Options Trading (NASDAQ:TSCO)

Tractor Supply had a return on equity of 29.64% and a net margin of 6.25%. Toyota Motor Corp now has $177.58B valuation. Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Tractor Supply during the first quarter worth about $1,655,000.

Tudor Investment Corp ET AL reduced its stake in shares of Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) by 95.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). It has underperformed by 54.59% the S&P500.

Green Square Capital Llc decreased Spectra Energy Partners Lp (SEP) stake by 8.18% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC now owns 271,948 shares of the specialty retailer's stock valued at $18,756,000 after buying an additional 254,148 shares during the last quarter. The stock declined 0.17% or $0.19 reaching $109.18 per share. Fiera Capital stated it has 2.94M shares or 1.25% of all its holdings. It has underperformed by 25.06% the S&P500.

Analysts await Viacom, Inc. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.50 earnings per share. The specialty retailer reported $0.46 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.46. Tractor Supply now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $77.64. Therefore 45% are positive. Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here. Tractor Supply Company's stock price now sits at $53.45. The stock has "Buy" rating by Guggenheim on Tuesday, June 14. The stock of Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) earned "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, June 30. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, October 22 with "Outperform". A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, July 23. (NASDAQ:VIAB), 15 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 17 Hold. The rating was initiated by Credit Suisse with "Neutral" on Thursday, September 1. Citigroup has "Neutral" rating and $51 target. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold" on Monday, July 10.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.16 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.28, from 1.13 in 2016Q3. It dived, as 24 investors sold SEP shares while 62 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 98 raised stakes. Deutsche Bancshares Ag has 366,061 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Spot Trading Limited Liability Com accumulated 9,106 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Boyd Watterson Asset Mngmt Ltd Oh holds 11,040 shares. Ashford Capital Management accumulated 16,827 shares or 0.41% of the stock. Cv Starr And Trust holds 150,000 shares. Schwab Charles Investment Inc has 410,217 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL boosted its stake in shares of Tractor Supply by 6.7% in the first quarter. Its up 0.14, from 0.89 in 2016Q3.

Other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company.

Tractor Supply Company (TSCO) closed business day at $51.52 with -2.07%. Taking a further look from a different perspective, the stock has been recently recorded -0.02% off of the 52-week high of 56.25 and +5.52% apart from the 52-week low of 53.30. Moreover, Rhumbline Advisers has 0.05% invested in Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) for 254,612 shares. Huntington National Bank owns 47,430 shares or 0.07% of their United States portfolio. Toronto Dominion Bankshares invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO). Blackrock Advsrs holds 164,945 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Alliancebernstein LP reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO). Bnp Paribas Invest Prns Sa reported 13,857 shares. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its position in shares of Tractor Supply by 2.8% in the first quarter. $1.09 million worth of Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) shares were sold by Barbarick Steve K. Washington Cap holds 0.5% or 5,396 shares.

03/09/2017 - Tractor Supply Company had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Instinet.

Bremer Trust National Association increased Ishares Core U.S. Aggregate Bo (AGG) stake by 6,188 shares to 124,649 valued at $13.47 million in 2016Q4. Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX) was raised too.

Since February 16, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $1.19 million activity. The insider MORRIS EDNA sold $102,979. About 1.17 million shares traded.

More notable recent Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ:TSCO) news were published by: which released: "Tractor Supply - Another Amazon Victim?" on July 07, 2017, also with their article: "Tractor Supply Offers Potential In The Very Long Run" published on July 10, 2017, published: "Tractor Supply Company to Webcast Second Quarter 2017 Results" on July 19, 2017. VIAB's profit will be $430.98M for 8.65 P/E if the $1.05 EPS becomes a reality.

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