Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Analysts See $2.06 EPS; Shorts at UMF GROUP (UMFG) Raised By 94.44%

January 17, 2018 - By Michael Collier

UMF GROUP INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:UMFG) had an increase of 94.44% in short interest. UMFG’s SI was 3,500 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 94.44% from 1,800 shares previously. With 33,800 avg volume, 0 days are for UMF GROUP INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:UMFG)’s short sellers to cover UMFG’s short positions. The stock increased 11.11% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $1.1. About shares traded. UMF Group Inc. (OTCMKTS:UMFG) has 0.00% since January 17, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Analysts expect Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) to report $2.06 EPS on January, 30.They anticipate $0.39 EPS change or 15.92% from last quarter’s $2.45 EPS. EA’s profit would be $634.33 million giving it 13.58 P/E if the $2.06 EPS is correct. After having $0.50 EPS previously, Electronic Arts Inc.’s analysts see 312.00% EPS growth. The stock decreased 1.07% or $1.21 during the last trading session, reaching $111.92. About 3.57 million shares traded. Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) has risen 46.45% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 29.75% the S&P500.

Electronic Arts Inc. develops, markets, publishes, and distributes games, content, and services for game consoles, personal computers, mobile phones, and tablets worldwide. The company has market cap of $34.46 billion. It develops and publishes games primarily under the Battlefield, Mass Effect, Need for Speed, The Sims, and Plants v. It has a 29.51 P/E ratio. Zombies brands; and license games from others, such as FIFA, Madden NFL, and Star Wars, as well as publishes and distributes games developed by third parties.

Among 26 analysts covering Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA), 23 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Electronic Arts had 80 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Oppenheimer initiated the stock with “Outperform” rating in Thursday, November 12 report. Wedbush maintained Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) on Wednesday, October 26 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 3 by Jefferies. The stock of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, June 23 by Piper Jaffray. BMO Capital Markets initiated the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Wednesday, April 27 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, January 12 by Morgan Stanley. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Buy” rating and $82 target in Thursday, May 12 report. The rating was downgraded by Hilliard Lyons on Wednesday, March 30 to “Long-Term Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, May 23 by Benchmark. Barclays Capital maintained Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) on Wednesday, November 1 with “Overweight” rating.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.15 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.12, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 35 investors sold Electronic Arts Inc. shares while 217 reduced holdings. 72 funds opened positions while 218 raised stakes. 281.04 million shares or 1.59% less from 285.59 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. France-based Natixis Asset Mngmt has invested 0.09% in Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA). Crossover Management V Ltd Liability Co owns 761,294 shares. Meritage Management holds 67,734 shares. Columbus Circle Investors reported 127,845 shares. Cetera Advisor Limited Liability Corp has invested 0.03% in Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA). 89,884 are owned by Redwood Ltd Liability Company. Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advsrs Llp Ma holds 0% in Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) or 56 shares. Renaissance Ltd Liability Com, a Kentucky-based fund reported 286,794 shares. 1.51 million were reported by Tiaa Cref Investment Mngmt Limited Liability. Shelton accumulated 29,705 shares. 525,158 were accumulated by Tobam. Pittenger And Anderson, a Nebraska-based fund reported 450 shares. Mckinley Cap Limited Liability Company Delaware, a Unknown-based fund reported 3,735 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department owns 124,605 shares. Robeco Institutional Asset Bv reported 0.22% of its portfolio in Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA).

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 30 sales for $30.68 million activity. Shares for $978,201 were sold by Wilson Andrew. On Friday, October 20 Schatz Jacob J. sold $113,600 worth of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) or 1,000 shares. 4,000 shares were sold by LINZNER JOEL, worth $467,843. 55,850 shares were sold by PROBST LAWRENCE F III, worth $6.77 million. Soderlund Patrick sold $935,862 worth of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) on Tuesday, August 1. 1,500 shares valued at $177,155 were sold by Bruzzo Chris on Monday, October 2. 750 Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) shares with value of $87,758 were sold by Miele Laura.

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