Notable Stock in Focus: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

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One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have assigned a hold rating and twenty-two have given a buy rating to the company's stock. AT&T Inc. had 64 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Friday, September 22 by Jefferies. On Wednesday, August 17 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy". The stock has "Neutral" rating by Sterne Agee CRT on Wednesday, September 9. As per Thursday, June 29, the company rating was maintained by William Blair. On Friday, October 23 the stock rating was upgraded by JMP Securities to "Mkt Outperform". Of the 15 brokerages covering CSCO, 12 rate the shares a "buy" or "strong buy". JP Morgan maintained Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ENTA) on Tuesday, August 9 with "Overweight" rating.

On November 10 Robert W. Baird kept the company rating at "Buy" with a current price target of $38.00.

In the options pits, call buying has dominated the picture, as evidenced by the equity's 10-day call/put volume ratio of 4.08 on the International Securities Exchange (ISE), Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), and NASDAQ OMX PHLX (PHLX). Therefore 62% are positive.

In related news, insider John T. Chambers sold 250,000 shares of Cisco Systems stock in a transaction on Wednesday, August 23rd. Pictet North America Advsrs holds 0.42% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:PNNT) for 40,805 shares. The rating was maintained by Bernstein on Wednesday, June 21 with "Buy".

On October 24, 2017 Needham & Company LLC reiterated a "Hold" rating on the stock. Hsbc Pcl invested 0.54% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Sunday, September 3 with "Buy". The firm has "Buy" rating by Suntrust Robinson given on Tuesday, November 24. The rating was maintained by Bernstein with "Buy" on Thursday, June 29. On October 23 BMO Capital Markets made no change to the company rating of "Hold" with a current price target of $32.00. The stock of Cisco Systems, Inc. The stock has "Buy" rating by Cowen & Co on Friday, July 14. (NASDAQ:CSCO) earned "Buy" rating by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, August 5.

Since May 24, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $12.50 million activity. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Bahl & Gaynor Inc has invested 2.39% in Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for 82,959 shares. Walker Karen also sold $244,125 worth of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) was sold by Jacoby Rebecca.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.18 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.14, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. The shares were sold at an average price of $32.06, for a total value of $740,906.60. 16 funds opened positions while 36 raised stakes. Managed Asset Portfolios Limited Co holds 5.06% or 489,706 shares in its portfolio. Ubs Asset Management Americas Inc now owns 13,542 shares valued at $455,417,000. Vnbtrust Natl Association accumulated 0.08% or 6,395 shares. 132 are owned by Nelson Van Denburg Campbell Wealth Gru Ltd Liability Company. University Of Notre Dame Du Lac reported 80,981 shares. Monroe Bankshares & Tru Mi stated it has 5,810 shares. Alexandria Capital Lc invested 0.48% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. Wfg Advsr Lp has 0% invested in Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ENTA) for 44 shares. (NASDAQ:CSCO) for 2.14 million shares. The stock declined 1.13% or $0.88 reaching $77.07 per share. Sandy Spring Bancorporation reported 220,263 shares.

Plante Moran Financial Advisors Llc decreased Eaton Corp Plc (ETN) stake by 20.77% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Santa Barbara Asset holds 2.18% of its portfolio in Cisco Systems, Inc. More interesting news about Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) to report earnings on November, 15 after the close. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.63 EPS. CSCO's profit will be $2.72 billion for 15.48 P/E if the $0.55 EPS becomes a reality. Lsv Asset Management grew its position by buying 521,245 shares an increase of 1.9% as of 09/30/2017. Moreover, Herald Investment Management Ltd has 1.98% invested in the company for 450,000 shares. Following the completion of the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 192,774 shares in the company, valued at $6,180,334.44. Chevron (NYSE:CVX) was raised too.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q2 2017. (NYSE:T). The California-based Destination Wealth Mngmt has invested 0.82% in AT&T Inc.

Charles River Laboratories International, an early-stage contract research company. For CSCO, the company now has $11.71 Billion of cash on the books, which is offset by $7.99 Billion current liabilities.

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