Published: Mon, April 16, 2018
Medical | By Johnnie Horton

Washington Trust Bank Maintains Stake in Deere & Co (DE)


Hamilton Point Invest Ltd Co accumulated 42,585 shs or 3.5% of the stock. Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 2,587,339 shares of the industrial products company's stock valued at $324,942,000 after acquiring an additional 1,453,754 shares during the last quarter. Deere & Co now has $48.56 billion valuation. About 2.63 million shares traded. Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) has risen 41.99% since April 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.44% the S&P500. Its up 0.10, from 0.93 in 2017Q3. LeJeune Puetz Investment Counsel LLC bought a new stake in John Deere in the fourth quarter valued at $101,000.

Big Money Sentiment increased to 1.03 in Q4 2017.

Fore Research & Management LP bought a new position in shares of Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. 142 funds opened positions while 257 raised stakes. 209.89 million shares or 1.63% less from 213.38 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Deutsche State Bank Ag holds 491,876 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. 154,663 are owned by Rothschild Asset Management Inc. Generation Inv Llp owns 3.07 million shares.

Verition Fund Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of John Deere (NYSE:DE) during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

NYSE DE traded down $0.28 during trading on Friday, reaching $149.98. Wells Fargo reissued an "outperform" rating and set a $200.00 price target (up from $170.00) on shares of John Deere in a report on Wednesday, January 10th. The stock has "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, January 29.

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John Deere (NYSE:DE) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February 16th. Prudential Inc invested 0.11% in Deere & Company (NYSE:DE). South Dakota Invest Council accumulated 15,700 shs or 0.05% of the stock. Boston Private Wealth Limited Liability Com invested in 0.05% or 8,622 shares. The industrial products company reported $1.31 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.16 by $0.15. Finally, BMO Capital Markets restated a "buy" rating and issued a $96.00 price target on shares of Deere & Company in a report on Wednesday, November 23rd. The insider Guinn Max A sold $1.90M. The shares were sold at an average price of $172.25, for a total value of $3,459,813.50. 20,086 shares valued at $3.46M were sold by Jones Mary K.W. on Friday, February 16. Field James M. sold $3.76 million worth of stock. May John C II sold $3.15 million worth of stock. On Monday, December 11 Shares for $972,253 were sold by Reed Cory J. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 348,082 shares of company stock valued at $57,366,616. Equities research analysts expect John Deere to earn $11.45 per share next year, which means the company should continue to be able to cover its $2.40 annual dividend with an expected future payout ratio of 21.0%. During the same period a year ago, the business posted $0.80 EPS. At the end of 2017Q4, the 27,714 shares of the industrial machinery and components company held by the institutional investor were valued at $4.34M, up from 1,293 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Halsey Assocs Ct stated it has 2.15% of its portfolio in Deere & Company (NYSE:DE). Bartlett And Company Lc reported 152,177 shares. On Tuesday, November 21 the firm has "Buy" rating given by Robert W. Baird. The stock has "Buy" rating by Credit Suisse on Thursday, June 1. Wexford Capital Lp bought 94,075 shares as the company's stock rose 10.50% while stock markets declined. The company has a market capitalization of $48,652.36, a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.45, a PEG ratio of 2.78 and a beta of 0.80. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, July 27 by Goldman Sachs. The stock has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $171.47.

According to 2017Q4 SEC filling the Washington Trust Bank increased its holdings in Deere & Co (DE) by 2043.39%. Washington Trust Bank has cut its stake in and also reduced its holding in General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) by 202,358 shares in the quarter, for a total of 45,322 shares.

Matarin Capital Management Llc holds 0.38% of its portfolio in Vera Bradley, Inc. for 402,457 shares. Kentucky Retirement System owns 19,725 shares for 0.22% of their portfolio. Corda Investment Management Ltd holds 4.93% or 262,888 shares in its portfolio. Point72 Asset Management L.P., a Connecticut-based fund reported 3.21 million shares.

Vera Bradley, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, makes, and sells womenÂ's handbags, luggage and travel items, fashion and home accessories, and gifts. Wexford Capital Lp who had been investing in Hi for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.04 billion market cap company. The firm offers totes, crossbodies, satchels, clutches, backpacks, baby, and lunch bags; accessories, inclduing wallets, wristlets, eyeglass cases, jewelry, scarves, and various technology accessories; and travel products, such as rolling luggage, cosmetics, and travel and packing accessories, as well as travel bags comprising duffel and weekend bags.

The stock decreased 0.36% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $10.92.

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