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Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) EPS Estimated At $1.62

13 January 2018

The stock increased 1.01% or $1.69 during the last trading session, reaching $169. About 1.64M shares traded. LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) has declined 1.30% since January 11, 2017 and is downtrending. Renaissance Group Llc bought 7,586 shares as the company's stock rose 5.13% with the market. After $0.44 actual earnings per share reported by The Michaels Companies, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 168.18% EPS growth. The firm has a market cap of $57,320.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.66, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.28 and a beta of 1.18. 3M Company (MMM) has risen 18.59% since January 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.62% the S&P500. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. Therefore 20% are positive. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada restated a "sector perform" rating and issued a $155.00 target price (up from $143.00) on shares of Illinois Tool Works in a research report on Friday, October 20th. Citigroup reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $162.00 target price on shares of Illinois Tool Works in a research note on Tuesday, September 26th. The firm has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Wednesday, January 13 by Morgan Stanley. On Wednesday, December 14 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold". The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 8 by Oppenheimer. Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft Mbh stated it has 13,489 shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Monday, November 21 to "Sell". (NYSE:ITW) rating on Thursday, April 21.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.09, from 1.01 in 2017Q2. EPS is an indicator of company profit because the more earnings a company can generate per share, the more valuable each share is to investors. 70 funds opened positions while 133 raised stakes. Hudson Valley Adv has invested 0.3% of its portfolio in The J.M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM). Ls Inv Ltd Llc owns 0.03% invested in PVH Corp. 38,414 were accumulated by Segall Bryant And Hamill Limited. Guggenheim Capital Limited Liability Corp reported 0.13% stake. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board has 285,564 shares. Credit Agricole S A invested in 312,230 shares. Moreover, Bancshares Of America De has 0.01% invested in LKQ Corporation (NASDAQ:LKQ) for 878,608 shares. Price T Rowe Assocs Md reported 222,764 shares. Illinois Tool Works Inc.

Since October 2, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $24.79 million activity. If the $10.26 price target is reached, the company will be worth $312.25 million less. Stratos Wealth Partners LTD. now owns 22,986 shares of the industrial products company's stock worth $3,293,000 after purchasing an additional 7,250 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. raised its position in Illinois Tool Works by 5.8% during the second quarter. (NYSE:ITW). 8,504 are owned by Advisor Ptnrs.

Illinois Tool Works (NYSE:ITW) last posted its earnings results on Monday, October 23rd. Therefore 50% are positive. Illinois Tool Works Inc had 71 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:ITW) earned "Buy" rating by Wells Fargo on Monday, October 16. (NYSE:ITW) for 4,979 shares. The stock is a Buy among 2 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold" on Monday, August 14. $10.19 million worth of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) earned "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, July 25. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, July 24 by Jefferies. Argus Research maintained it with "Buy" rating and $120 target in Thursday, April 21 report. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Friday, October 27 with "Outperform".

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Investors sentiment increased to 0.87 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.13, from 1.13 in 2017Q2.

First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. trimmed its holdings in Illinois Tool Works Inc. Hudock Capital Group LLC boosted its stake in shares of Illinois Tool Works by 0.5% in the third quarter. Highfields Capital Management Lp, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 16.29 million shares. Aqr Cap Management Limited Liability Com owns 97,964 shares. Lakeview Cap Prtnrs Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.21% or 1,795 shares in its portfolio. The legal version of this story can be accessed at https://www.equitiesfocus.com/2018/01/08/first-national-bank-of-mount-dora-trust-investment-services-has-4-64-million-stake-in-illinois-tool-works-inc-itw.html. (NYSE:ITW) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, October 20 by RBC Capital Markets. First Allied Advisory holds 29,615 shares. (NYSE:VMI). Highvista Strategies Limited Liability invested in 1,600 shares. The New Jersey-based Prudential Fincl has invested 0.27% in Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) for 17,038 shares. Bahl & Gaynor accumulated 1.04 million shares. Brown Capital Ltd Liability holds 4,229 shares. Hudock Capital Group LLC grew its position in Illinois Tool Works by 0.5% in the 2nd quarter. During the last 52 weeks, the (NYSE:HSBC) price has been as high as $52.44 and as low as $39.63. Illinois Tool Works's dividend payout ratio is now 47.85%.

Pioneer Trust Bank N A, which manages about $192.66M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Qualcomm Inc Com (NASDAQ:QCOM) by 15,518 shares to 6,705 shares, valued at $348,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Wec Energy Group Inc by 200 shares in the quarter, for a total of 4,700 shares, and has risen its stake in Simon Ppty Group Inc (NYSE:SPG).

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Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) EPS Estimated At $1.62