Control4 Corp (NASDAQ:CTRL) Institutional Investors Sentiment Change

July 27, 2018 - By Jason Dias

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Sentiment for Control4 Corp (NASDAQ:CTRL)

Control4 Corp (NASDAQ:CTRL) institutional sentiment increased to 1.21 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.12, from 1.09 in 2017Q4. The ratio is better, as 81 active investment managers increased and started new stock positions, while 67 decreased and sold holdings in Control4 Corp. The active investment managers in our partner’s database reported: 20.25 million shares, up from 19.24 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of active investment managers holding Control4 Corp in their top 10 stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 24 Reduced: 43 Increased: 58 New Position: 23.

Control4 Corporation provides smart home and business solutions for the connected home or business in the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company has market cap of $664.80 million. It offers Control4 solution that functions as the operating system of the home, integrating audio, video, lighting, temperature, security, communications, and other devices in the home automation market. It has a 42.46 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s Control4 product line comprises the Control4 home operating system and the associated application software, and software development kits .

The stock increased 4.88% or $1.19 during the last trading session, reaching $25.56. About 299,299 shares traded or 6.77% up from the average. Control4 Corporation (NASDAQ:CTRL) has risen 37.10% since July 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.53% the S&P500.

Analysts await Control4 Corporation (NASDAQ:CTRL) to report earnings on August, 2 after the close. They expect $0.21 EPS, 0.00 % or $0.00 from last year’s $0.21 per share. CTRL’s profit will be $5.46 million for 30.43 P/E if the $0.21 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.09 actual EPS reported by Control4 Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 133.33 % EPS growth.

Oberweis Asset Management Inc holds 1.31% of its portfolio in Control4 Corporation for 231,685 shares. New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust owns 19,000 shares or 0.45% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Globeflex Capital L P has 0.44% invested in the company for 97,620 shares. The New York-based Penbrook Management Llc has invested 0.4% in the stock. Skylands Capital Llc, a Wisconsin-based fund reported 139,900 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 26 insider sales for $7.40 million activity.

Control4 Corporation (NASDAQ:CTRL) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 100% of Control4 Corp’s analysts are positive. Out of 6 Wall Street analysts rating Control4 Corp, 6 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 0 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $30 while the high is $36.0. The stock’s average target of $31.60 is 23.63% above today’s ($25.56) share price. CTRL was included in 8 notes of analysts from February 9, 2018. Maxim Group upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, February 9 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, May 4 by Maxim Group. Raymond James maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $30 target in Monday, March 19 report. Needham maintained it with “Buy” rating and $31.0 target in Friday, February 9 report. Maxim Group maintained it with “Buy” rating and $3600 target in Wednesday, May 23 report. Imperial Capital upgraded the shares of CTRL in report on Thursday, March 8 to “Outperform” rating.

More news for Control4 Corporation (NASDAQ:CTRL) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: “New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for Accuray, American Renal Associates, Eagle Materials, CVR Refining, LP, RR …” on June 28, 2018. Businesswire.com‘s article titled: “Control4 Announces Conference Call for Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results” and published on July 19, 2018 is yet another important article.

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