Sentiment for GP Strategies Corp (NYSE:GPX)
GP Strategies Corp (NYSE:GPX) institutional sentiment increased to 1.24 in 2018 Q4. Its up 0.10, from 1.14 in 2018Q3. The ratio improved, as 36 institutional investors opened new or increased holdings, while 29 sold and decreased their holdings in GP Strategies Corp. The institutional investors in our partner’s database now have: 14.21 million shares, down from 14.27 million shares in 2018Q3. Also, the number of institutional investors holding GP Strategies Corp in their top 10 holdings was flat from 2 to 2 for the same number . Sold All: 7 Reduced: 22 Increased: 20 New Position: 16.
GP Strategies Corporation provides customized training solutions focused on performance improvement initiatives worldwide. The company has market cap of $237.38 million. The firm operates through four business divisions: Learning Solutions, Professional & Technical Services, Sandy Training & Marketing, and Performance Readiness Solutions. It has a 26.15 P/E ratio. The Learning Solutions segment delivers training, curriculum design and development, e-learning, system hosting, and training business process outsourcing and consulting services to electronics and semiconductors, healthcare, software, financial, and other industries, as well as to government agencies; and vocational skills training and human capital management services.
The stock increased 1.85% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $14.33. About 70,451 shares traded or 49.23% up from the average. GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE:GPX) has declined 21.32% since March 17, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.69% the S&P500.
Sagard Capital Partners Management Corp holds 69.53% of its portfolio in GP Strategies Corporation for 3.64 million shares. Cove Street Capital Llc owns 2.21 million shares or 3.61% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Alphaone Investment Services Llc has 1.28% invested in the company for 245,302 shares. The California-based First Wilshire Securities Management Inc has invested 0.71% in the stock. Perritt Capital Management Inc, a Illinois-based fund reported 129,300 shares.
Since January 1, 0001, it had 2 insider purchases, and 0 sales for $83,120 activity.
GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE:GPX) Ratings Coverage
Ratings analysis reveals 100% of GP Strategies’s analysts are positive. Out of 2 Wall Street analysts rating GP Strategies, 2 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $20 while the high is $21. The stock’s average target of $20.50 is 43.06% above today’s ($14.33) share price. GPX was included in 4 notes of analysts from February 23, 2019. Barrington maintained it with “Buy” rating and $20 target in Thursday, February 28 report. FBR Capital maintained GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE:GPX) on Wednesday, March 13 with “Buy” rating.
More notable recent GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE:GPX) news were published by: Finance.Yahoo.com which released: “Average tax refund slides in first filing week – Yahoo Finance” on February 11, 2019, also Zacks.com with their article: “Analysts Estimate GP Strategies (GPX) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for – Zacks.com” published on March 11, 2019, Prnewswire.com published: “GP Strategies Acquires TTi Global – PRNewswire” on December 05, 2018. More interesting news about GP Strategies Corporation (NYSE:GPX) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “GP Strategies Acquires IC Axon Expanding Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Capabilities – PR Newswire” published on May 03, 2018 as well as Finance.Yahoo.com‘s news article titled: “Three Companies And What They Said About Precision Railroading In Their Earnings Calls – Yahoo! Finance News” with publication date: January 22, 2019.