Kempner Capital Management Inc decreased Mosaic Co. (The) (MOS) stake by 44.05% reported in 2018Q4 SEC filing. Kempner Capital Management Inc sold 48,458 shares as Mosaic Co. (The) (MOS)’s stock declined 12.74%. The Kempner Capital Management Inc holds 61,557 shares with $1.80 million value, down from 110,015 last quarter. Mosaic Co. (The) now has $8.97 billion valuation. The stock decreased 7.99% or $2.02 during the last trading session, reaching $23.25. About 11.04M shares traded or 147.53% up from the average. The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) has risen 16.92% since May 8, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.55% the S&P500. Some Historical MOS News: 10/05/2018 – MOSAIC CO MOS.N : RBC RAISES TO OUTPERFORM FROM SECTOR PERFORM; 10/05/2018 – The Mosaic Company Announces Board of Director Changes; 07/05/2018 – MOSAIC CO SEES 2018 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.20 – $1.60 PER SHARE; 06/03/2018 Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for SandRidge Energy, BIOVERATIV INC, Ultra Clean, The Mosaic, Papa John’s Int; 08/05/2018 – MOSAIC: RESTRUCTURING PACE IN CHINA PHOSPHATE TO CONTINUE; 08/05/2018 – MOSAIC EXPECTS PRICES WILL STAY FIRM LATER IN 2018; 10/05/2018 – MOSAIC CO MOS.N : RBC RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $32 FROM $30; 07/05/2018 – MOSAIC CO SEES FY 2018 CAPITAL EXPENDITURES $900 MLN – $1,100 MLN; 21/03/2018 – FITCH AFFIRMS MOSAIC’S IDR AT ‘BBB-‘; OUTLOOK STABLE; 08/05/2018 – MOSAIC CO MOS.N : UBS RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $34 FROM $33
Iridex Corp (IRIX) investors sentiment decreased to 0.71 in Q4 2018. It’s down -1.07, from 1.78 in 2018Q3. The ratio has dropped, as 10 institutional investors increased and started new holdings, while 14 decreased and sold their positions in Iridex Corp. The institutional investors in our database now own: 5.97 million shares, down from 7.05 million shares in 2018Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Iridex Corp in top ten holdings was flat from 2 to 2 for the same number . Sold All: 3 Reduced: 11 Increased: 7 New Position: 3.
Paragon Associates & Paragon Associates Ii Joint Venture holds 8.24% of its portfolio in IRIDEX Corporation for 1.32 million shares. Acuta Capital Partners Llc owns 1.17 million shares or 4.21% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Perkins Capital Management Inc has 0.39% invested in the company for 107,250 shares. The Utah-based Wasatch Advisors Inc has invested 0.09% in the stock. Quantum Capital Management, a California-based fund reported 28,829 shares.
IRIDEX Corporation provides therapeutic based laser systems, delivery devices, and consumable instrumentation to treat sight-threatening eye diseases in ophthalmology. The company has market cap of $68.85 million. The firm offers laser consoles, such as Cyclo G6 laser system used for the treatment of glaucoma; IQ 532 and IQ 577 laser systems, which are used for the treatment of diabetic macular edema and other retinal diseases; and OcuLight TX, OcuLight SL, OcuLight SLx, OcuLight GL, and OcuLight GLx laser systems, which are used to treat proliferative diabetic retinopathy, macular holes, retinal tears, and detachments. It currently has negative earnings. It also provides delivery devices, including TxCell scanning laser delivery system that allows the physicians to perform multi-spot pattern scanning; Slit Lamp Adapter, which allows the physicians to utilize a standard slit lamp in diagnosis and treatment procedures; and TruFocus laser indirect ophthalmoscopes for use in procedures to treat peripheral retinal disorders.
Since January 1, 0001, it had 5 insider buys, and 0 sales for $186,054 activity.
The stock decreased 0.98% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $5.05. About 7,522 shares traded. IRIDEX Corporation (IRIX) has declined 18.71% since May 8, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.08% the S&P500. Some Historical IRIX News: 08/03/2018 – Iridex 4Q Rev $10.2M; 03/05/2018 – Iridex 1Q Loss/Shr 31c; 19/04/2018 – DJ IRIDEX Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (IRIX); 03/05/2018 – IRIDEX CORP QTRLY SHR LOSS $0.31; 03/05/2018 – Iridex Sees 2018 Rev $37M-$41M; 20/03/2018 – lridex Receives CE Mark for Transilluminated Probe; 16/04/2018 – IRIDEX Announces Appointment of Maria Sainz and David Bruce to its Board of Directors; 08/03/2018 – IRIDEX CORP IRIX.O SEES FY 2018 REVENUE $37 MLN TO $41 MLN; 20/03/2018 – IRIDEX GETS CE MARK FOR TRANSILLUMINATED PROBE; 16/04/2018 – IRIDEX Announces Appointment of Maria Sainz and David Bruce to Its Bd of Directors
Analysts await IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ:IRIX) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $-0.21 earnings per share, up 25.00% or $0.07 from last year’s $-0.28 per share. After $-0.22 actual earnings per share reported by IRIDEX Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -4.55% EPS growth.
More notable recent IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ:IRIX) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Scott Shuda Appointed to IRIDEX Board of Directors – GlobeNewswire” on April 29, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Iridex (IRIX) Reports Q1 Loss, Tops Revenue Estimates – Nasdaq” published on May 02, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Iridex (IRIX) May Report Negative Earnings: Know the Trend Ahead of Next Week’s Release – Nasdaq” on April 25, 2019. More interesting news about IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ:IRIX) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “IRIDEX’s MicroPulse® Laser Technology Featured in Several Glaucoma and Retina Research Presentations at Major Ophthalmic Industry Conferences – Nasdaq” published on April 29, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “IRIDEX to Report First Quarter 2019 Financial Results on May 2, 2019 – Nasdaq” with publication date: April 18, 2019.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.04, from 1.01 in 2018Q3. It improved, as 45 investors sold MOS shares while 159 reduced holdings. 81 funds opened positions while 134 raised stakes. 286.18 million shares or 5.64% more from 270.90 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Cohen And Steers has 0.02% invested in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS). Cornerstone Advisors Incorporated invested in 1,685 shares. Royal London Asset accumulated 0.04% or 144,159 shares. Bancorp Of Hawaii owns 30,714 shares. Bank Of Montreal Can accumulated 0.01% or 217,450 shares. Moreover, Lmr Partners Ltd Liability Partnership has 0.06% invested in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) for 44,580 shares. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D has invested 0% in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS). Moreover, Headinvest Limited Liability has 0.08% invested in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS). Stone Ridge Asset Mgmt invested in 0.01% or 6,869 shares. Benjamin F Edwards And accumulated 1,227 shares or 0% of the stock. Adage Cap Prtnrs Group Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.71% in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS). Bartlett Lc holds 0% of its portfolio in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) for 1,000 shares. Moreover, Federated Pa has 0.04% invested in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) for 486,073 shares. Moreover, Public Employees Retirement Systems Of Ohio has 0.02% invested in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS). Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund holds 0.12% of its portfolio in The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) for 4.69M shares.
Among 8 analysts covering Mosaic (NYSE:MOS), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 38% are positive. Mosaic has $42 highest and $30 lowest target. $35.89’s average target is 54.37% above currents $23.25 stock price. Mosaic had 14 analyst reports since December 12, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, April 9 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Tuesday, March 26 the stock rating was initiated by Berenberg with “Hold”. Cowen & Co maintained The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) on Tuesday, March 5 with “Buy” rating. UBS maintained The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) on Monday, April 1 with “Buy” rating. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Friday, March 29 by BMO Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating by Susquehanna given on Tuesday, February 26. JP Morgan downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, December 12 report. The stock of The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) earned “Buy” rating by UBS on Tuesday, February 26. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, February 27 report. Barclays Capital maintained The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) rating on Wednesday, February 27. Barclays Capital has “Hold” rating and $37 target.
Analysts await The Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) to report earnings on August, 5. They expect $0.60 EPS, up 50.00% or $0.20 from last year’s $0.4 per share. MOS’s profit will be $231.48M for 9.69 P/E if the $0.60 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.25 actual EPS reported by The Mosaic Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 140.00% EPS growth.
Kempner Capital Management Inc increased Zimmerbiomethldgsinc (ZMH) stake by 2,938 shares to 13,801 valued at $1.43 million in 2018Q4. It also upped Dowdupont Inc stake by 14,640 shares and now owns 66,843 shares. Applied Materials (NASDAQ:AMAT) was raised too.