Investors sentiment decreased to 0.72 in 2018 Q4. Its down 0.10, from 0.82 in 2018Q3. It turned negative, as 44 investors sold Rite Aid Corporation shares while 63 reduced holdings. 28 funds opened positions while 49 raised stakes. 479.16 million shares or 8.49% less from 523.62 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported.
Bluecrest Capital Mngmt holds 0.01% or 200,008 shares. Manufacturers Life Ins Co The holds 714,521 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Moreover, Virtu Fin Ltd Liability Company has 0.01% invested in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) for 322,423 shares. Mirae Asset Glob Invs Ltd owns 11,916 shares. Evergreen Mgmt Lc stated it has 0% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Hanson Mcclain Inc invested 0% of its portfolio in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Stifel Finance Corp stated it has 0% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Iberiabank has invested 0% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD). Gamco Et Al holds 1.65M shares. Mark Sheptoff Finance Planning Ltd Liability Com invested in 228,372 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt reported 2.00M shares. Lincoln National Corporation holds 0% or 17,217 shares. Gm Advisory Grp holds 15,000 shares. Destination Wealth, a California-based fund reported 65,000 shares. Architects Inc holds 1,000 shares or 0% of its portfolio.
Analysts expect Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) to report $-0.03 EPS on April, 11.They anticipate $0.02 EPS change or 200.00 % from last quarter’s $-0.01 EPS. After having $0.01 EPS previously, Rite Aid Corporation’s analysts see -400.00 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 5.11% or $0.0373 during the last trading session, reaching $0.6927. About 43.05 million shares traded or 173.50% up from the average. Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) has declined 63.35% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 67.72% the S&P500.
Rite Aid Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates a chain of retail drugstores in the United States. The company has market cap of $739.60 million. The firm operates through Retail Pharmacy and Pharmacy Services divisions. It has a 1.19 P/E ratio. The Retail Pharmacy segment sells prescription drugs; and a range of other merchandise, such as over-the-counter medications, health and beauty aids, personal care items, cosmetics, household items, food and beverages, greeting cards, seasonal merchandise, and other everyday and convenience products.
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