Today's Analyst Moves: Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL), Waste Management, Inc. (WM)

Posted April 20, 2017

Shares of Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) inclined 1.63% to $56.24. Macquarie Group Ltd.'s holdings in Delta Air Lines were worth $11,659,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. Delta Air Lines had 35 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. TD Asset Management Inc. now owns 385,383 shares of the company's stock valued at $15,169,000 after buying an additional 14,810 shares during the period. AQR Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Delta Air Lines by 58.7% in the fourth quarter. Delta Air Lines presently has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $55.88. The legal version of this piece of content can be viewed at Virtus Investment Advisers Inc. acquired a new stake in Delta Air Lines during the third quarter worth $318,000.

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) to report EPS of $1.59 for the quarter.

The Company has 730.77 million shares outstanding and 718.70 million shares were floated in market. Shares are trading 6.76% above their 50-day moving average, and 21.92% below their 200-day moving average. Delta Air Lines, Inc. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road.

Delta Air Lines, Inc. provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo throughout the United States and across the world. Deutsche Bank maintained Delta Air Lines, Inc. Its last 5-Year EPS growth stands at -60.30% with earnings growth of 67.60% yoy.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This piece of content was originally published by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. If you are accessing this story on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of worldwide copyright law. (NYSE:DAL) on Wednesday, November 2. The share price is trading in a range of $44.00 - 44.45.

In addition to Cowen reporting its target price, a total of 13 equity analysts have released a ratings update on DAL. Morgan Stanley reiterated an "overweight" rating on shares of Delta Air Lines in a research report on Friday, April 7th. Typically, they estimate what the company's earnings and cash flow will be for the next couple of years, and then apply a ratio - such as a price-to-earnings ratio - to those estimates to determine what the future stock price should theoretically be.

Among 3 analysts covering Korea Electric Power (NYSE:KEP), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Target price projections may differ from analyst to analyst.

The company is expected to report earnings of $1.59 a share for the next quarter. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website. Shares for $800,155 were sold by West W Gilbert. The shares were sold at an average price of $47.32, for a total transaction of $946,400.00. Following the sale, the president now directly owns 172,418 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $8,762,282.76. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Over the last 90 days, insiders acquired 131,500 shares of company stock valued at $59,880 and sold 99,417 shares valued at $4,975,031.

Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) opened at 44.03 on Friday. The Company's segments include Airline and Refinery. Its route network is centered around a system of hub, worldwide gateway and airports that the company operates in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, London-Heathrow, Los Angeles, Minneapolis-St.