$0.88 EPS Expected for Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (CFG); Cubic (CUB) Covered By 2 Bulls

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Among 2 analysts covering Cubic (NYSE:CUB), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Cubic had 4 analyst reports since November 30, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 15 by Citigroup. The stock of Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) earned “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Friday, November 30. See Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) latest ratings:

15/03/2019 Broker: BidaskScore Rating: Sell Downgrade
26/02/2019 Broker: BidaskScore Rating: Buy Upgrade
15/02/2019 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy Initiate
30/11/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $75 New Target: $73 Upgrade

Analysts expect Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) to report $0.88 EPS on April, 18 before the open.They anticipate $0.10 EPS change or 12.82% from last quarter’s $0.78 EPS. CFG’s profit would be $405.14M giving it 10.19 P/E if the $0.88 EPS is correct. After having $0.98 EPS previously, Citizens Financial Group, Inc.’s analysts see -10.20% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $35.87. About 4.58M shares traded. Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) has declined 15.35% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 19.72% the S&P500. Some Historical CFG News: 24/05/2018 – Citizens Fincl Group Announces Redemption of Subordinated Notes; 19/03/2018 – BARNIER: FULL AGREEMENT ON CITIZENS, FINANCIAL SETTLEMENT; 20/04/2018 – Citizens Financial Group 1Q Net Interest Income $1.09B; 20/04/2018 – Citizens Financial Group 1Q Net $381M; 31/05/2018 – CITIZENS FINANCIAL-RETURN ON AVERAGE TANGIBLE COMMON EQUITY ACCRETION EXPECTED ABOUT 30 BASIS POINTS IN 2019, ABOUT 45 BASIS POINTS IN 2020 FROM DEAL; 04/04/2018 – CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP INC CFG.N : DEUTSCHE BANK RAISES TO BUY FROM HOLD; 30/05/2018 – CITIZENS FINANCIAL GROUP INC CFG.N : BAIRD RAISES RATING TO OUTPERFORM; 14/05/2018 – Citizens Financial Group to Launch Citizens Access, a Nationwide Direct-to-Consumer Digital Platform; 14/05/2018 – Casablanca Lender CFG Set to Join Moroccan Push Into West Africa; 05/03/2018 Citizens Commercial Real Estate Team Announces Referral Agreement with PGIM Real Estate Finance

Investors sentiment increased to 0.98 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.11, from 0.87 in 2018Q3. It increased, as 54 investors sold Citizens Financial Group, Inc. shares while 188 reduced holdings. 71 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. 431.43 million shares or 0.06% more from 431.19 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Banque Pictet Cie Sa has 0.01% invested in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) for 19,620 shares. The Quebec – Canada-based Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec has invested 0.01% in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Elizabeth Park Cap Ltd holds 3.99% or 328,755 shares. Asset Mngmt One Ltd owns 876,402 shares. Intrust Bank Na owns 9,258 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Fincl Architects stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Price T Rowe Associates Md has 0% invested in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) for 822,698 shares. Metropolitan Life Ins Company Ny accumulated 67,983 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Comm Natl Bank has 0.01% invested in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) for 14,176 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has invested 0.05% in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Arizona State Retirement Systems reported 0.08% stake. Michigan-based State Treasurer State Of Michigan has invested 0.04% in Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG). Services has 1,579 shares. Atria Ltd Com reported 0.01% stake. Signaturefd Ltd Liability Com invested in 0.01% or 3,516 shares.

Citizens Financial Group, Inc. operates as the bank holding firm for Citizens Bank, N.A. and Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania that provide retail and commercial banking services and products in the United States. The company has market cap of $16.51 billion. It operates in two divisions, Consumer Banking and Commercial Banking. It has a 10.19 P/E ratio. The Consumer Banking segment offers traditional banking services and products, including checking, savings, mortgage and home equity lending, student loans, personal unsecured lines and loans, credit cards, business loans, and wealth management and investment services for retail clients and small businesses.

More notable recent Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) news were published by: Streetinsider.com which released: “Citizens Financial Group (CFG) to purchase certain assets of Bowstring Advisors – StreetInsider.com” on February 19, 2019, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Citizens Bank’s median pay rises by more than $4000 – Boston Business Journal” published on March 12, 2019, Bizjournals.com published: “This analyst suggests a merger partner for M&T Bank – Buffalo – Buffalo Business First” on February 19, 2019. More interesting news about Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) were released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “Deutsche Bank Extremely Selective on Banks: 4 Large Cap Regionals to Buy – 24/7 Wall St.” published on February 28, 2019 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “These Pittsburgh banks are among the world’s best, Forbes says – Pittsburgh Business Times” with publication date: March 04, 2019.

Since October 23, 2018, it had 2 insider buys, and 0 selling transactions for $614,440 activity. $508,480 worth of Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) was bought by KOCH CHARLES JOHN. 3,000 shares were bought by Subramaniam Shivan S., worth $105,960 on Wednesday, November 21.

Among 7 analysts covering Citizens Financial Group (NYSE:CFG), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 86% are positive. Citizens Financial Group had 9 analyst reports since September 18, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Morgan Stanley maintained Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CFG) on Tuesday, September 18 with “Overweight” rating. Citigroup upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, January 10 report. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America to “Buy” on Monday, October 22. The stock has “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Monday, October 22. As per Tuesday, November 27, the company rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research. On Wednesday, January 2 the stock rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets to “Outperform”. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, December 7. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, December 11 by Morgan Stanley.

The stock decreased 0.47% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $55.5. About 1.88 million shares traded or 529.26% up from the average. Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) has declined 2.41% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 6.78% the S&P500. Some Historical CUB News: 23/04/2018 – DJ Cubic Corporation, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (CUB); 19/04/2018 – Cubic Agrees to Sell Its Training Services Business for $135M; 19/03/2018 – Cubic Names Rhys Williams as New Vice President, Treasurer; 15/05/2018 – Daruma Capital Management Buys New 2.9% Position in Cubic; 19/04/2018 – CUBIC TO SELL TRAINING SERVICES FOR ABOUT $135M; 16/05/2018 – Cubic and 4C Strategies Strengthen Strategic Partnership for Training and Readiness Capabilities; 05/04/2018 – Cubic to Explore Mobility Strategies at American Public Transportation Association (APTA) Conference; 09/03/2018 Cubic to Showcase Expeditionary Communications Solutions at SATELLITE 2018; 02/05/2018 – CORRECT: CUBIC 3Q ADJ EBITDA FORECAST REPORTED IN ERROR; 13/03/2018 – Cubic Wins Transport Supplier of the Year Award at London Transport Awards 2018

Investors sentiment increased to 1.63 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.52, from 1.11 in 2018Q3. It improved, as 22 investors sold Cubic Corporation shares while 40 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 71 raised stakes. 28.38 million shares or 16.67% more from 24.32 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Rhumbline Advisers invested in 81,740 shares or 0.01% of the stock. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D holds 0.26% or 1.15 million shares in its portfolio. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Liability holds 0.01% or 5,158 shares in its portfolio. Wellington Management Grp Llp holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) for 747,215 shares. Moreover, Thrivent For Lutherans has 0% invested in Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB). 51,056 are held by Tiaa Cref Inv Mngmt Limited Liability Co. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt Systems owns 9,795 shares or 0.01% of their US portfolio. Bank Of New York Mellon stated it has 338,961 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Pier Ltd Company reported 120,140 shares. Supplemental Annuity Collective Tru Of Nj invested in 15,000 shares. 8,316 were accumulated by Metropolitan Life Co New York. Principal Finance holds 231,916 shares. Stone Ridge Asset Management Ltd Liability Company owns 8,550 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Smithfield Trust Com holds 500 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Benjamin F Edwards Com invested in 900 shares or 0% of the stock.

More notable recent Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “Could Cubic Stock Jump 25% in 12 Months? 1 Analyst Thinks So – The Motley Fool” on February 15, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Applied Materials, MRC Global, Meritor, Celldex Therapeutics, Quaker Chemical, and Cubic — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results – GlobeNewswire” published on February 20, 2019, Prnewswire.com published: “Cubic Names IBM and Microsoft Executive Kevin Eagan as Senior Vice President & Chief Digital Officer – PRNewswire” on February 18, 2019. More interesting news about Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “Cubic’s Trafficware Releases New Version of ATMS Central Traffic Management System – PRNewswire” published on March 07, 2019 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Cubic to Exhibit Industry-leading Connectivity Gateway Solutions at IWCE 2019 – PRNewswire” with publication date: February 28, 2019.

Cubic Corporation provides systems and solutions for the transportation and defense markets in the United States and internationally. The company has market cap of $1.73 billion. It operates through three divisions: Cubic Transportation Systems , Cubic Global Defense Systems (CGD Systems), and Cubic Global Defense Services (CGD Services). It has a 99.82 P/E ratio. The CTS segment provides fare collection and revenue management devices, software, systems and multiagency, multimodal integration technologies, and operational services for transportation authorities and operators.

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