China Metro-rural Holdings LTD 2017 Q4 Institutional Investor Sentiment Better Than Expected

April 16, 2018 - By Hannah Black

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Sentiment for China Metro-rural Holdings LTD (NYSE:CNA)

China Metro-rural Holdings LTD (NYSE:CNA) institutional sentiment decreased to 1.13 in Q4 2017. Its down -0.16, from 1.29 in 2017Q3. The ratio has worsened, as 85 active investment managers opened new or increased equity positions, while 75 sold and decreased stock positions in China Metro-rural Holdings LTD. The active investment managers in our partner’s database reported: 268.99 million shares, down from 269.77 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of active investment managers holding China Metro-rural Holdings LTD in their top 10 equity positions decreased from 4 to 3 for a decrease of 1. Sold All: 17 Reduced: 58 Increased: 52 New Position: 33.

CNA Financial Corporation provides commercial property and casualty insurance products primarily in the United States. The company has market cap of $13.33 billion. It operates through Specialty, Commercial, International, Life & Group Non-Core, and Corporate & Other Non-Core divisions. It has a 14.89 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s property insurance products include property, marine, boiler, and machinery coverages; and casualty insurance products comprise workers compensation, general and product liability, commercial auto, and umbrella coverages.

The stock increased 0.70% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $49.14. About 6,790 shares traded. CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) has risen 17.65% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.10% the S&P500.

Analysts await CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA) to report earnings on May, 7. They expect $0.93 EPS, up 6.90 % or $0.06 from last year’s $0.87 per share. CNA’s profit will be $252.24 million for 13.21 P/E if the $0.93 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.05 actual EPS reported by CNA Financial Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -11.43 % negative EPS growth.

Loews Corp holds 77.88% of its portfolio in CNA Financial Corporation for 242.65 million shares. Bislett Management Llc owns 200,000 shares or 6.16% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Private Management Group Inc has 2.73% invested in the company for 1.00 million shares. The New York-based Donald Smith & Co. Inc. has invested 2.31% in the stock. Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc, a Michigan-based fund reported 353,188 shares.#img1#

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $471,132 activity.

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