$0.02 EPS Expected for LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN); Harsco (HSC) Shorts Down By 27.81%

November 5, 2017 - By Kurt Siggers

Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) had a decrease of 27.81% in short interest. HSC’s SI was 791,300 shares in November as released by FINRA. Its down 27.81% from 1.10 million shares previously. With 544,000 avg volume, 2 days are for Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC)’s short sellers to cover HSC’s short positions. The stock decreased 0.94% or $0.2 on November 3, reaching $21.1. About 317,710 shares traded. Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) has risen 133.61% since November 5, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 116.91% the S&P500.

Analysts expect LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) to report $0.02 EPS on November, 14.They anticipate $0.09 EPS change or 128.57% from last quarter’s $-0.07 EPS. LPSN’s profit would be $1.18M giving it 151.25 P/E if the $0.02 EPS is correct. After having $-0.03 EPS previously, LivePerson, Inc.’s analysts see -166.67% EPS growth. The stock increased 4.99% or $0.58 on November 3, reaching $12.1. About 968,392 shares traded or 91.31% up from the average. LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) has risen 55.95% since November 5, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 39.25% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.1 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.29, from 1.39 in 2017Q1. It worsened, as 18 investors sold Harsco Corporation shares while 70 reduced holdings. 34 funds opened positions while 63 raised stakes. 63.51 million shares or 3.07% less from 65.53 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Royal Fincl Bank Of Canada, a Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 42,710 shares. Ameritas Prtn reported 6,801 shares. The Connecticut-based Lapides Asset Ltd Liability Corp has invested 1.9% in Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC). Ontario - Canada-based Manufacturers Life Insurance The has invested 0% in Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC). Valley Advisers holds 0% or 300 shares in its portfolio. Hood River Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability Company stated it has 1.26 million shares or 1.4% of all its holdings. Old Mutual Invsts (Uk) holds 1,260 shares. Envestnet Asset Mngmt invested 0% of its portfolio in Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC). Invesco Ltd reported 0% of its portfolio in Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC). Hutchin Hill Capital Lp reported 47,700 shares. Peoples Fincl stated it has 78 shares. Voya Inv Mgmt Ltd Com accumulated 0% or 36,318 shares. Pinebridge Invests Lp owns 95,859 shares. Penn Mngmt holds 1.16 million shares or 1.39% of its portfolio. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 2,530 shares.

Since May 11, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $101,241 activity. On Thursday, May 11 Gerson Scott H sold $101,241 worth of Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) or 6,706 shares.

Harsco Corporation is a provider of industrial services and engineered products. The company has market cap of $1.70 billion. The Firm operates in three divisions: Harsco Metals & Minerals, Harsco Industrial and Harsco Rail. It currently has negative earnings. The Harsco Metals & Minerals segment provides outsourced on-site services to the global metals industry, with the activities focused in the United States, the United Kingdom, France and Brazil.

Among 4 analysts covering Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Harsco Corporation had 8 analyst reports since August 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, September 15 the stock rating was upgraded by Argus Research to “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 3 by Jefferies. Lake Street initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, September 13 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, June 15. As per Wednesday, October 7, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock has “Overweight” rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Monday, August 17.

LivePerson, Inc. is a provider of mobile and online business messaging technologies that power digital communication between brands and consumers. The company has market cap of $712.70 million. The Company’s divisions include Business and Consumer. It currently has negative earnings. The Business segment enables brands to leverage its cloud LiveEngage’s intelligence engine.

Since May 16, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $464,906 activity. $464,906 worth of LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ:LPSN) was sold by Dean Dustin.

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