Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Company Has Decreased Kohls (KSS) Position By $509,665; Lincoln National (LNC) Sentiment Is 0.77

June 17, 2018 - By Migdalia James

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Lincoln National Corp (LNC) investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q1 2018. It’s down -0.19, from 0.96 in 2017Q4. The ratio worsened, as 208 investment professionals opened new and increased equity positions, while 269 sold and decreased their stock positions in Lincoln National Corp. The investment professionals in our database now have: 170.05 million shares, down from 170.09 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Lincoln National Corp in top ten equity positions increased from 7 to 8 for an increase of 1. Sold All: 31 Reduced: 238 Increased: 149 New Position: 59.

Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Company decreased Kohls Corp (KSS) stake by 58.13% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Company sold 7,841 shares as Kohls Corp (KSS)’s stock declined 2.71%. The Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Company holds 5,648 shares with $370,000 value, down from 13,489 last quarter. Kohls Corp now has $12.37B valuation. The stock increased 0.98% or $0.72 during the last trading session, reaching $74. About 4.34 million shares traded or 3.08% up from the average. Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) has risen 67.94% since June 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.37% the S&P500. Some Historical KSS News: ; 10/05/2018 – Moody’s Affirms Eight Classes of COMM 2006-C8; 11/05/2018 – KOHLS CORP – LEAD DIRECTOR POSITION WILL REMAIN VACANT SO LONG AS AN INDEPENDENT DIRECTOR SERVES AS CHAIRMAN; 03/04/2018 – Kohl’s Earns 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year — Sustained Excellence Award; 21/03/2018 – Kohl’s Nine-Year Fashion Odyssey Reflects Industry’s Challenges; 16/04/2018 – KOHL’S CORPORATION ANNOUNCES EARLY TENDER RESULTS FOR CASH TENDER OFFER; 22/05/2018 – KOHLS CORP KSS.N QUARTERLY ADJUSTED SHR $0.64; 11/05/2018 – Credit Suisse downgrades Kohl’s, blaming cool spring weather for decline in store visits; 11/05/2018 – KOHLS CORP – ON MAY 9 APPOINTED FRANK SICA AS CHAIRMAN OF BOARD – SEC FILING; 10/04/2018 – Kohl’s: Richard D. Schepp, Chief Administrative Officer, to Retire in October; 16/04/2018 – KOHLS CORP – TENDER OFFER WILL EXPIRE ON APRIL 27, 2018

Another recent and important Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) news was published by Benzinga.com which published an article titled: “Barron’s Picks And Pans: Lincoln National, Salesforce, Dollar Tree And More” on June 02, 2018.

Lincoln National Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in the multiple insurance and retirement businesses in the United States. The company has market cap of $14.70 billion. It operates through four divisions: Annuities, Retirement Plan Services, Life Insurance, and Group Protection. It has a 7.47 P/E ratio. The firm sells a range of wealth protection, accumulation, and retirement income products and solutions.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 1 insider buy, and 7 sales for $14.91 million activity.

The stock decreased 1.26% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $67.19. About 3.42 million shares traded or 99.48% up from the average. Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) has risen 5.08% since June 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.49% the S&P500. Some Historical LNC News: ; 14/05/2018 – The Impact Partnership announces first-ever Fixed Indexed Annuity designed for high net worth individuals, developed in partner; 01/05/2018 – Lincoln Financial Group Completes Acquisition Of Liberty Life Assurance Company Of Boston; 18/05/2018 – A.M. Best Removes From Under Review With Developing Implications, Upgrades Issuer Credit Rating of Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston; 18/05/2018 – A.M. Best Removes From Under Review With Developing Implications, Upgrades Issuer Credit Rating of Liberty Life Assurance; 14/05/2018 – The Impact Partnership announces first-ever Fixed lndexed Annuity designed for high net worth individuals, developed in partnership with Lincoln Financial Group; 13/04/2018 – VERDE SERVICIOS EXITED WFC, NXPI, GOOG, HDB, LNC IN 1Q: 13F; 02/05/2018 – Lincoln National 1Q Net $367M; 15/05/2018 – Lincoln Financial Group Named to Forbes America’s Best Employers 2018 List; 23/04/2018 – Lincoln Financial Group Teams up to Deliver 200 Care Packages to U.S. Servicemembers; 13/03/2018 – Lincoln Financial Network Advisor Recognized by lnvestmentNews Women to Watch Award

Ratings analysis reveals 67% of Lincoln National’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating Lincoln National, 4 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 2 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $55.0 while the high is $73.0. The stock’s average target of $64 is -4.75% below today’s ($67.19) share price. LNC was included in 6 notes of analysts from October 7, 2016. The stock of Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) earned “Outperform” rating by FBR Capital on Tuesday, October 18. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, December 9 by RBC Capital Markets. On Friday, October 7 the stock rating was initiated by Credit Suisse with “Neutral”. Citigroup initiated Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) on Thursday, January 26 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, December 14. The stock of Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) earned “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Thursday, April 6.

Analysts await Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $2.11 EPS, up 14.05% or $0.26 from last year’s $1.85 per share. LNC’s profit will be $461.47 million for 7.96 P/E if the $2.11 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.97 actual EPS reported by Lincoln National Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 7.11% EPS growth.

Rr Partners Lp holds 10.62% of its portfolio in Lincoln National Corporation for 1.88 million shares. Capital Returns Management Llc owns 281,100 shares or 6.27% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Poplar Forest Capital Llc has 4.99% invested in the company for 802,458 shares. The New York-based Lyrical Asset Management Lp has invested 4.23% in the stock. Seminole Management Co. Inc., a New York-based fund reported 181,780 shares.

More important recent Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Kohl’s reverses gain during earnings call” on May 22, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “JC Penney’s Turnaround Story Appears Bleak”, Seekingalpha.com published: “Kohl’s: Harsh Reaction” on May 24, 2018. More interesting news about Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) was released by: Finance.Yahoo.com and their article: “Father’s Day Deals 2018: The Best Discounts and Freebies” with publication date: June 16, 2018.

Among 30 analysts covering Kohl’s Corporation (NYSE:KSS), 13 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Kohl’s Corporation had 119 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Thursday, March 1 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold”. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, October 30 report. On Thursday, March 1 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Hold”. The company was maintained on Thursday, June 7 by Cowen & Co. Deutsche Bank maintained Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) rating on Thursday, June 7. Deutsche Bank has “Hold” rating and $70 target. The firm has “Underweight” rating given on Wednesday, June 6 by Atlantic Securities. On Friday, May 13 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Underperform”. Telsey Advisory Group maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Sunday, August 16 report. The stock has “Hold” rating by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, January 10. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, January 19 with “Buy”.

Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Company increased Snap (NYSE:SNA) stake by 7,143 shares to 28,199 valued at $4.16M in 2018Q1. It also upped Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO) stake by 14,225 shares and now owns 25,120 shares. Automatic Data Processing Inc (NASDAQ:ADP) was raised too.

Analysts await Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) to report earnings on August, 9. They expect $1.61 earnings per share, up 29.84% or $0.37 from last year’s $1.24 per share. KSS’s profit will be $269.02 million for 11.49 P/E if the $1.61 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.64 actual earnings per share reported by Kohl's Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 151.56% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.84 in Q1 2018. Its down 0.22, from 1.06 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 54 investors sold KSS shares while 193 reduced holdings. 75 funds opened positions while 133 raised stakes. 167.86 million shares or 1.29% more from 165.73 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Two Sigma Securities Ltd Liability Corporation, New York-based fund reported 6,270 shares. Mason Street Advsrs Llc holds 0.04% or 23,403 shares in its portfolio. 18,759 are owned by Dnb Asset Mgmt As. Swiss Bancorporation, a Switzerland-based fund reported 540,883 shares. Schwab Charles Inv invested in 0.06% or 1.21 million shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board invested 0.03% in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS). Cap Advisers Limited Liability owns 4,050 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Ameriprise Fincl Inc has invested 0.01% in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS). Jane Street Group Inc Lc owns 157,552 shares. Wilsey Asset Management accumulated 181,329 shares or 6.5% of the stock. 6,520 are owned by Rothschild Invest Corp Il. Mitsubishi Ufj Trust And holds 0.05% or 390,393 shares. Fmr Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 0.01% or 728,086 shares. Monetary Management Group Inc Inc accumulated 8,050 shares. Walleye Trading Ltd Liability Corporation owns 0.01% invested in Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) for 22,722 shares.

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