Investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.42, from 0.8 in 2018Q1. It improved, as 28 investors sold Nordson Corporation shares while 76 reduced holdings. 35 funds opened positions while 92 raised stakes. 39.41 million shares or 3.79% more from 37.97 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Moreover, Eaton Vance Mgmt has 0% invested in Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) for 12,301 shares. Hightower Ltd Co, a Illinois-based fund reported 15,899 shares. Illinois-based Citadel Advsr Limited Liability Co has invested 0% in Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN). 2,704 are owned by Riverhead Capital Mngmt Limited Liability. Regions Fincl owns 0% invested in Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) for 1,572 shares. Hsbc Public Limited reported 5,106 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management owns 17 shares. Pillar Pacific Mgmt Ltd Liability Corp invested in 2,625 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Advsrs Asset Inc holds 0.01% or 12,344 shares. Oppenheimer Asset holds 0.04% or 11,350 shares in its portfolio. Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability Com accumulated 6,000 shares. Intrust Retail Bank Na holds 0.11% or 3,116 shares in its portfolio. Ardevora Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Partnership holds 0.97% or 270,202 shares in its portfolio. The Illinois-based Guggenheim Cap Limited has invested 0.01% in Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN). Condor has 0.11% invested in Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) for 4,536 shares.
Since September 19, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $1.05 million activity. Hilton Michael F also sold $617,340 worth of Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) shares.
Analysts expect Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) to report $1.48 EPS on December, 12.They anticipate $0.10 EPS change or 7.25 % from last quarter’s $1.38 EPS. NDSN’s profit would be $86.06M giving it 21.26 P/E if the $1.48 EPS is correct. After having $1.60 EPS previously, Nordson Corporation’s analysts see -7.50 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.95% or $1.19 during the last trading session, reaching $125.85. About 223,161 shares traded or 2.46% up from the average. Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) has risen 27.47% since November 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.85% the S&P500.
Nordson Corporation (NASDAQ:NDSN) Ratings Coverage
Among 3 analysts covering Nordson Corp (NASDAQ:NDSN), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Nordson Corp had 3 analyst reports since May 22, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, May 22 by Seaport Global. The firm has “Hold” rating by Wells Fargo given on Wednesday, May 23. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with “Buy” on Wednesday, May 23.
Nordson Corporation engineers, manufactures, and markets products and systems to dispense, apply, and control adhesives, coatings, polymers, sealants, biomaterials, and other fluids. The company has market cap of $7.32 billion. The Company’s Adhesive Dispensing Systems segment provides dispensing, coating, and laminating systems for adhesives, lotions, liquids, and fibers to disposable products and roll goods; and product assembly dispensing, coating, and laminating systems for use in paper and paperboard converting applications, as well as for the manufacture of roll goods. It has a 19.97 P/E ratio. This segment also offers automated adhesive dispensing systems for packaged goods industries; and components and systems used in the thermoplastic melt stream.