Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.34, from 0.94 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 35 investors sold ED shares while 189 reduced holdings. 89 funds opened positions while 197 raised stakes. 187.65 million shares or 7.77% more from 174.11 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Cibc Incorporated holds 0% or 8,781 shares. Gulf Int Financial Bank (Uk) Ltd owns 71,228 shares. Cleararc Capital holds 5,345 shares. Investment Management Of Virginia Ltd Liability Com stated it has 18,645 shares or 0.37% of all its holdings. Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Fund stated it has 6,161 shares. Texas Yale holds 0.04% or 6,290 shares. Athena Advsrs Llc accumulated 90 shares. Suntrust Banks owns 64,207 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. Peoples Fincl Serv accumulated 4,128 shares. Optimum Advsrs invested 0.03% in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). Aqr Cap Mngmt Llc stated it has 0.65% of its portfolio in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). Bremer Natl Association stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). Chicago Equity Lc stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). Cls Invs Ltd Liability Company reported 0% in Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED). 65,396 are held by Symons Cap Mngmt.
Since September 30, 2018, it had 52 insider purchases, and 0 insider sales for $156,793 activity. Moore Elizabeth D bought $2,204 worth of stock or 28 shares. Another trade for 7 shares valued at $538 was made by OATES JOSEPH P on Wednesday, October 31. Cawley Timothy bought $2,283 worth of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) on Thursday, February 28. The insider Muccilo Robert bought 26 shares worth $2,005. McAvoy John also bought $2,283 worth of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) shares. Shares for $2,283 were bought by HOGLUND ROBERT N.
Pioneer Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Consolidated Edison Inc (ED) by 10.13% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pioneer Investment Management Inc sold 33,727 shares as the company’s stock rose 5.53% with the market. The institutional investor held 299,378 shares of the power generation company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $17.82 billion, down from 333,105 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Pioneer Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Consolidated Edison Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $27.24 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $84.84. About 4.21 million shares traded or 91.12% up from the average. Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) has risen 11.54% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.17% the S&P500.
Pioneer Investment Management Inc, which manages about $65.36B and $108.59 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Exxon Mobil Corp (NYSE:XOM) by 625,643 shares to 6.78M shares, valued at $462.46 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Nutanix Inc by 174,900 shares in the quarter, for a total of 669,300 shares, and has risen its stake in Brighthouse Finl Inc.
Analysts await Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) to report earnings on May, 2. They expect $1.43 EPS, up 4.38 % or $0.06 from last year’s $1.37 per share. ED’s profit will be $459.14 million for 14.83 P/E if the $1.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.77 actual EPS reported by Consolidated Edison, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 85.71 % EPS growth.
More notable recent Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Earnings Scheduled For February 21, 2019 – Benzinga” on February 21, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Five Con Edison Employees Win Industry Awards for Research – GlobeNewswire” published on March 06, 2019, Globenewswire.com published: “Con Edison Reports 2018 Earnings NYSE:ED – GlobeNewswire” on February 21, 2019. More interesting news about Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) were released by: 247Wallst.com and their article: “Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, Apple, Boeing, Coca-Cola, Eli Lilly, RingCentral, Tellurian, Tesla, Vonage and More – 24/7 Wall St.” published on March 12, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For March 14, 2019 – Benzinga” with publication date: March 14, 2019.
Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) Ratings Coverage
Among 9 analysts covering Consolidated Edison (NYSE:ED), 1 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 11% are positive. Consolidated Edison had 15 analyst reports since September 21, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. Bank of America maintained Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) on Friday, November 2 with “Buy” rating. Barclays Capital maintained Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) on Monday, November 19 with “Equal-Weight” rating. As per Friday, September 21, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, March 11 by Mizuho. The stock of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) earned “In-Line” rating by Evercore on Monday, November 5. The stock of Consolidated Edison, Inc. (NYSE:ED) has “Underperform” rating given on Monday, February 25 by Credit Suisse. The rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Buy” on Wednesday, September 26. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, February 22 by UBS. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, September 21 by UBS. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Morgan Stanley given on Tuesday, February 12.