Poplar Forest Capital Decreased Msc Indl Direct (MSM) Position By $11.54 Million; Ollies Bargain Outlet Holdings (OLLI) Shorts Lowered By 10.39%

September 17, 2017 - By test

Ollies Bargain Outlet Holdings (NASDAQ:OLLI) had a decrease of 10.39% in short interest. OLLI’s SI was 6.25M shares in September as released by FINRA. Its down 10.39% from 6.98 million shares previously. With 724,700 avg volume, 9 days are for Ollies Bargain Outlet Holdings (NASDAQ:OLLI)’s short sellers to cover OLLI’s short positions. The SI to Ollies Bargain Outlet Holdings’s float is 12.87%. The stock increased 1.21% or $0.55 on September 15, reaching $45.85. About 679,813 shares traded or 14.35% up from the average. Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:OLLI) has risen 72.49% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 55.79% the S&P500.

Poplar Forest Capital Llc decreased Msc Indl Direct Inc (MSM) stake by 17.9% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Poplar Forest Capital Llc sold 125,417 shares as Msc Indl Direct Inc (MSM)’s stock declined 18.18%. The Poplar Forest Capital Llc holds 575,051 shares with $53.13M value, down from 700,468 last quarter. Msc Indl Direct Inc now has $4.10 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.09 on September 15, reaching $72. About 521,713 shares traded or 3.68% up from the average. MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM) has risen 18.92% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.22% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.33 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.39, from 0.94 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 35 investors sold MSM shares while 105 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 75 raised stakes. 43.15 million shares or 6.79% less from 46.29 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Echo Street Capital Management Limited Liability holds 0.84% or 226,454 shares in its portfolio. South Dakota Council has 6,400 shares. Aeris Cap Gmbh reported 168,456 shares stake. Goldman Sachs Group Inc Inc stated it has 1.36 million shares. Gotham Asset Mngmt Limited Liability holds 0.01% or 5,457 shares. Massachusetts-based Bright Rock Mngmt Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.22% in MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM). 17,393 were reported by Lowe Brockenbrough. Washington Savings Bank accumulated 200 shares. 293,322 are held by Massachusetts Fincl Ma. Blackrock Gru Ltd owns 64,578 shares. Aqr Cap Mgmt Ltd owns 663,824 shares. 3,105 were accumulated by Athena Capital Advisors Ltd Liability. Rech Mngmt invested in 0.24% or 7,435 shares. Bancorp Of New York Mellon Corporation reported 2.07 million shares. Ardevora Asset Management Ltd Liability Partnership, a United Kingdom-based fund reported 311,900 shares.

Analysts await MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM) to report earnings on November, 7. They expect $0.99 EPS, down 2.94% or $0.03 from last year’s $1.02 per share. MSM’s profit will be $56.38M for 18.18 P/E if the $0.99 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.09 actual EPS reported by MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.17% negative EPS growth.

Among 16 analysts covering MSC Industrial Direct Co. (NYSE:MSM), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. MSC Industrial Direct Co. had 37 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus maintained MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM) rating on Thursday, January 12. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $104 target. The stock of MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM) earned “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, January 17. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Overweight” on Monday, March 14. The stock of MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM) earned “Hold” rating by Gabelli on Thursday, December 8. The company was initiated on Tuesday, April 5 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock has “Equalweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Thursday, April 7. BMO Capital Markets maintained MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM) on Monday, August 21 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, July 21 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock of MSC Industrial Direct Co Inc (NYSE:MSM) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, July 13 by Stifel Nicolaus. As per Tuesday, April 4, the company rating was reinitiated by KeyBanc Capital Markets.

Among 10 analysts covering Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings (NASDAQ:OLLI), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings had 25 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Bank of America initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Monday, August 10 report. On Thursday, December 8 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform”. Jefferies maintained Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:OLLI) rating on Thursday, April 7. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $29 target. The rating was upgraded by Bank of America to “Buy” on Friday, December 11. As per Thursday, September 1, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was initiated by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, August 10 with “Outperform”. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Monday, August 10 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock of Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:OLLI) earned “Buy” rating by Johnson Rice on Wednesday, January 6. The firm has “Hold” rating by M Partners given on Tuesday, May 30. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, May 31 by Jefferies.

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Holdings, Inc. is a retailer of brand name merchandise. The company has market cap of $2.82 billion. The Firm offers clients a selection of brand name products, including food, housewares, books and stationery, bed and bath, floor coverings, electronics and toys. It has a 39.65 P/E ratio. The Company’s warehouse format stores feature a range of products, including hardware, personal healthcare, candy, clothing, sporting goods, pet and lawn and garden products.

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