BHP Billiton (LON:BLT) Analyst Target Changes

Elliott Management Corp now owns 2,010,151 shares of the mining company's stock valued at $63,239,000 after buying an additional 1,229,400 shares in the last quarter. Pggm holds 10.44M shares. The analysts estimated mean EPS at 1.87 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at 3 and 1.09 respectively. About shares traded. Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS) has risen 65.40% since June 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 60.10% the S&P500.

About 3.54M shares traded. Barclays Capital maintained BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) on Thursday, November 10 with "Equal Weight" rating. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL)'s performance this year to date is -8.01%. The Firm is a producer of various commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical coal, copper and uranium.

The current assessment for BHP Billiton Limited NYSE:BHP Industrial Metals & Minerals on its PE ratio displays a value of 36.15 with a Forward PE of 18.02. Its segments include Petroleum, Copper, Iron Ore and Coal.

Jefferies Group LLC lowered shares of BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report released on Thursday, June 8th, Marketbeat.com reports. Therefore 38% are positive. (The) downgraded BHP Billiton plc to a "sell" rating and dropped their target price for the stock from GBX 1,400 ($17.84) to GBX 1,100 ($14.01) in a research report on Tuesday, April 25th. The firm has "Hold" rating by Beaufort Securities given on Thursday, April 21. Macquarie Research maintained BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) on Monday, August 22 with "Neutral" rating. Deutsche Bank has "Hold" rating and $66 target. Jefferies has "Buy" rating and GBX 1700 target. The stock of BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) earned "Sector Performer" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, March 16. The 6 months Head & Shoulders indicates high risk for the $87.57 billion company. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock has "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, April 12.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2016 Q4. It is negative, as 61 investors sold Skyworks Solutions Inc shares while 221 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 110 raised stakes. 851.55 million shares or 3.53% more from 822.54 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Us Retail Bank De holds 0% or 4,365 shares in its portfolio. Jfs Wealth Advisors Lc has 49 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Bridgeway Management invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Akebia Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:AKBA). Amp Cap Investors has 0.04% invested in Skyworks Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:SWKS) for 92,712 shares. Meeder Asset Inc holds 0% or 222 shares in its portfolio.

Bbr Partners Llc decreased At&T Inc (T) stake by 39.49% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Victory Cap Mngmt has invested 0% in Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH). Macquarie's target price suggests a potential upside of 31.58% from the company's previous close.

Among 24 analysts covering AT&T Inc. (NASDAQ:SWKS), 21 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. BHP Billiton had 2 analyst reports since August 23, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Bernstein on Monday, October 12 with "Market Perform". Citigroup maintained AT&T Inc. Jefferies Group LLC now has $32.00 price objective on the mining company's stock. Mizuho upgraded Community Health Systems (NYSE:CYH) rating on Tuesday, February 21. As per Friday, October 28, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Credit Suisse initiated the stock with "Neutral" rating in Friday, July 29 report.

Skyworks Solutions Inc. designs, develops, makes and markets semiconductor products, including intellectual property. The company has market cap of $85.40 billion.

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