Stanley Black \u0026 Decker (NYSE:SWK) Moves On Buckingham Initiation. How Much Are Shares Worth?

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in 2018 Q3. Its up 0.13, from 0.94 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 44 investors sold Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. shares while 196 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 182 raised stakes. 125.53 million shares or 1.05% more from 124.23 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported.

Ashfield Capital Prtn reported 0.51% in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK). Captrust Financial owns 10,063 shares or 0.07% of their US portfolio. Cibc Asset Incorporated owns 14,249 shares. Alta Capital Mgmt Llc holds 0.02% or 2,364 shares. Arete Wealth, a Illinois-based fund reported 3,332 shares. 47 are held by Destination Wealth Management. Guinness Asset holds 94 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund holds 0.03% or 16,925 shares in its portfolio. Capital Glob Investors, California-based fund reported 4.02M shares. Lombard Odier Asset Management (Europe) Limited owns 1,753 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Schroder Mngmt Group Incorporated holds 38,211 shares. Peloton Wealth Strategists invested in 1.78% or 17,650 shares. Pub Employees Retirement System Of Ohio has 0.1% invested in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) for 139,884 shares. Moreover, Baldwin Investment Mngmt Limited Liability Co has 0.11% invested in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) for 2,600 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Vanguard Gp has invested 0.07% in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK).

Since September 7, 2018, it had 1 buy, and 2 insider sales for $980,557 activity. 8,251 Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) shares with value of $918,219 were sold by Ramirez Jaime A. On Friday, September 7 BELISLE JOCELYN sold $164,766 worth of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) or 1,185 shares.

Why Has Buckingham Given Stanley Black \u0026 Decker (NYSE:SWK) a $131 Price Target

Analysts at Buckingham initiated coverage on shares of Stanley Black \u0026 Decker (NYSE:SWK) in a report revealed to investors and clients on 11 December. The financial firm set “Neutral” rating on the $18.10 billion market cap company.

Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) Ratings Coverage

Among 10 analysts covering Stanley Black \u0026 Decker (NYSE:SWK), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 90% are positive. Stanley Black \u0026 Decker has $190 highest and $136 lowest target. $163.60’s average target is 36.55% above currents $119.81 stock price. Stanley Black \u0026 Decker had 14 analyst reports since July 9, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Wells Fargo maintained Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) on Friday, October 26 with “Outperform” rating. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) on Friday, October 26 with “Overweight” rating. Morgan Stanley reinitiated the shares of SWK in report on Tuesday, August 21 with “Overweight” rating. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Monday, October 29 with “Overweight”. Nomura maintained the shares of SWK in report on Friday, October 26 with “Buy” rating. Macquarie Research maintained Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) on Thursday, September 6 with “Outperform” rating. Barclays Capital maintained Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) rating on Monday, July 9. Barclays Capital has “Overweight” rating and $164 target. The rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy” on Thursday, August 30. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Friday, October 26 with “Overweight”. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, July 23.

The stock decreased 1.68% or $2.05 during the last trading session, reaching $119.81. About 1.43M shares traded. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) has declined 27.62% since December 12, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 27.62% the S&P500.

Analysts await Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) to report earnings on January, 23. They expect $2.11 earnings per share, down 3.21 % or $0.07 from last year’s $2.18 per share. SWK’s profit will be $318.73 million for 14.20 P/E if the $2.11 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.08 actual earnings per share reported by Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.44 % EPS growth.

Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. provides tools and storage, commercial electronic security, and engineered fastening systems worldwide. The company has market cap of $18.10 billion. The Company’s Tools & Storage segment provides corded and cordless electric power tools and equipment, including drills, wrenches and drivers, grinders, saws, routers, and sanders; pneumatic tools and fasteners, such as nail guns, nails, staples, and anchors; lawn and garden products comprising trimmers, mowers, edgers, and related accessories; home products, such as vacuums, paint tools, and cleaning appliances; power tool accessories that include drill and router bits, abrasives, and saw blades; measuring, leveling, and layout tools; planes, hammers, demolition tools, knives, saws, chisels, and industrial and automotive tools; and storage products, such as tool boxes, sawhorses, medical cabinets, and engineered storage products. It has a 18.42 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s Security segment offers alarm monitoring, video surveillance, fire alarm monitoring, systems integration, and system maintenance services; markets asset tracking, infant protection, pediatric protection, patient protection, wander management, fall management, and emergency call products; sells automatic doors, commercial hardware, locking mechanisms, electronic keyless entry systems, keying systems, and tubular and mortise door locksets.

More notable recent Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: “3 Days Left To Stanley Black & Decker Inc (NYSE:SWK)’s Ex-Dividend Date, Should You Buy? – Yahoo Finance” on June 01, 2018, also Fool.com with their article: “3 Stocks to Hold for the Next 20 Years – The Motley Fool” published on December 01, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Stanley Black & Decker – An FFJ Portfolio Holding – Seeking Alpha” on July 23, 2018. More interesting news about Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Buy Stanley Black & Decker On The Pullback? – Seeking Alpha” published on October 23, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Political Risks Could Subdue Stanley Black & Decker – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: July 15, 2018.

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