Sfe Investment Counsel Has Upped Wells Fargo & Co New (WFC) Holding, Lancashire Holdings Limited (LON:LRE) Had 4 Bulls

July 17, 2017 - By Vivian Currie

Sfe Investment Counsel increased Wells Fargo & Co New (WFC) stake by 35.8% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Sfe Investment Counsel acquired 36,620 shares as Wells Fargo & Co New (WFC)’s stock declined 8.66%. The Sfe Investment Counsel holds 138,924 shares with $7.60 million value, up from 102,304 last quarter. Wells Fargo & Co New now has $270.77B valuation. The stock declined 0.37% or $0.21 reaching $54.78 on the news. About 7.88M shares traded. Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) has risen 9.67% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500.

Among 19 analysts covering Lancashire Holdings Ltd (LON:LRE), 4 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 21% are positive. Lancashire Holdings Ltd had 143 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Peel Hunt maintained Lancashire Holdings Limited (LON:LRE) rating on Thursday, November 17. Peel Hunt has “Hold” rating and GBX 630 target. The company was maintained on Friday, January 15 by Bernstein. The stock of Lancashire Holdings Limited (LON:LRE) earned “Reduce” rating by Peel Hunt on Monday, April 4. HSBC maintained Lancashire Holdings Limited (LON:LRE) on Friday, November 18 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, July 20 by Peel Hunt. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with “Sell” rating and GBX 550 target in Friday, January 29 report. The stock of Lancashire Holdings Limited (LON:LRE) earned “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Friday, September 4. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Monday, September 21 by Bernstein. The rating was maintained by Shore Capital on Thursday, November 3 with “Buy”. Shore Capital maintained the shares of LRE in report on Friday, February 26 with “Buy” rating. See Lancashire Holdings Limited (LON:LRE) latest ratings:

17/07/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Add Old Target: GBX 725.00 New Target: GBX 725.00 Maintain
03/07/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Add Old Target: GBX 725.00 New Target: GBX 725.00 Maintain
13/06/2017 Broker: HSBC Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 680.00 New Target: GBX 680.00 Maintain
09/06/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Add Maintain
05/06/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Add Old Target: GBX 725.00 New Target: GBX 725.00 Maintain
16/05/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Add Old Target: GBX 725.00 New Target: GBX 725.00 Maintain
05/05/2017 Broker: Canaccord Genuity Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 630.00 New Target: GBX 630.00 Maintain
05/05/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Underweight Old Target: GBX 595.00 New Target: GBX 595.00 Maintain
04/05/2017 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Hold New Target: GBX 775.00 Maintain
04/05/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Add Old Target: GBX 725.00 New Target: GBX 725.00 Maintain

Lancashire Holdings Limited is a holding company. The company has market cap of 1.45 billion GBP. The Company’s principal activity, through its subsidiaries, is the provision of global specialty insurance and reinsurance products. It has a 12.41 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through five divisions: Property, Energy, Marine, Aviation and Lloyd’s.

The stock increased 0.11% or GBX 0.82 on July 17, reaching GBX 730.32. About 140,537 shares traded. Lancashire Holdings Limited (LON:LRE) has 0.00% since July 17, 2016 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 31 analysts covering Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC), 13 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 42% are positive. Wells Fargo & Company had 76 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Susquehanna on Thursday, December 1. The stock of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) has “Strong-Buy” rating given on Friday, August 28 by Vetr. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, January 3 by Barclays Capital. The stock of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) has “Overweight” rating given on Monday, July 18 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 13 by S&P Research. Susquehanna upgraded the shares of WFC in report on Wednesday, January 20 to “Positive” rating. Credit Suisse downgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Thursday, February 16 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, June 22 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, September 19. On Tuesday, September 27 the stock rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Outperform”.

Since March 3, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 7 insider sales for $397.31 million activity. Shares for $1.47M were sold by CARROLL DAVID M on Wednesday, March 22. Mack Mary T had sold 38,988 shares worth $2.05 million on Thursday, June 8. 20,000 shares were sold by Hardison Hope A., worth $1.04M. BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC also sold $383.92M worth of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) on Monday, April 10. Pelos Petros G had sold 24,708 shares worth $1.34 million on Monday, June 12. SARGENT RONALD also bought $499,108 worth of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE:WFC) on Friday, May 5. The insider Loughlin Michael J sold $1.04 million.

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