Investors sentiment decreased to 1.01 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.14, from 1.15 in 2018Q3. It worsened, as 32 investors sold ALLE shares while 116 reduced holdings. 63 funds opened positions while 86 raised stakes. 82.47 million shares or 0.73% more from 81.87 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Hussman Strategic Advsr holds 30,000 shares or 0.58% of its portfolio. Piedmont Invest Incorporated has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE). Manufacturers Life Insur The invested in 163,109 shares. Next Financial has 22 shares. Bnp Paribas Asset Management Hldg stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE). Toronto Dominion Bancorp invested in 0.01% or 55,912 shares. State Street reported 3.99M shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Shine Inv Advisory Incorporated has invested 0% in Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE). Atria Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.02% or 6,805 shares in its portfolio. Swiss Commercial Bank, Switzerland-based fund reported 308,600 shares. Point72 Asset Mgmt LP has 12,968 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Hbk Investments Lp owns 0.02% invested in Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE) for 20,800 shares. Quantbot Techs Lp holds 0.26% or 33,139 shares. 2.12 million were accumulated by Pictet Asset Management Limited. Moreover, State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D has 0.01% invested in Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE).
Tt International decreased its stake in Allegion Pub Ltd Co (ALLE) by 58.03% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Tt International sold 50,890 shares as the company’s stock declined 2.18% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 36,811 shares of the diversified commercial services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $2.93 million, down from 87,701 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tt International who had been investing in Allegion Pub Ltd Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $8.40 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.12% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $88.88. About 497,840 shares traded. Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE) has risen 9.89% since March 15, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.52% the S&P500.
Tt International, which manages about $8.38 billion and $776.29 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Baidu Inc (NASDAQ:BIDU) by 85,653 shares to 736,610 shares, valued at $116.83 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Loma Negra Corp by 809,857 shares in the quarter, for a total of 5.92M shares, and has risen its stake in Twenty First Centy Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOX).
Analysts await Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE) to report earnings on April, 25. They expect $0.87 earnings per share, up 8.75 % or $0.07 from last year’s $0.8 per share. ALLE’s profit will be $82.17M for 25.54 P/E if the $0.87 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.22 actual earnings per share reported by Allegion plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -28.69 % negative EPS growth.
More notable recent Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “Earnings Scheduled For February 19, 2019 – Benzinga” on February 19, 2019, also Businesswire.com with their article: “Allegion Board Increases Quarterly Dividend by 29% – Business Wire” published on February 06, 2019, Businesswire.com published: “Allegion to Acquire Access Control Company ISONAS – Business Wire” on June 28, 2018. More interesting news about Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “This Company Just Boosted Its Dividend by 29% – Motley Fool” published on February 11, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Allegion – Good Business In An Attractive Industry – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: May 01, 2018.
Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE) Ratings Coverage
Among 7 analysts covering Allegion (NYSE:ALLE), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Allegion had 9 analyst reports since October 12, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Bank of America given on Thursday, March 14. The stock has “Buy” rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, February 20. The stock has “Hold” rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, February 20. The stock of Allegion plc (NYSE:ALLE) earned “Hold” rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, February 20. The company was downgraded on Monday, February 25 by Imperial Capital. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, March 13 report. As per Friday, October 26, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Buy” rating and $102 target in Tuesday, February 26 report.