Reynolds American (RAI) : Bnp Paribas Investment Partners S.a. reduced its stake in Reynolds American by 1.28% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 982,712 shares of Reynolds American which is valued at $49,233,871 after selling 12,695 shares in Reynolds American , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 8, 2016.Reynolds American makes up approximately 0.42% of Bnp Paribas Investment Partners S.a.’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Ropes Wealth Advisors sold out all of its stake in RAI during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 22 shares of RAI which is valued $1,102. Strategic Financial Group added RAI to its portfolio by purchasing 8,302 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $409,704. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.24% of Strategic Financial Group’s portfolio.Tocqueville Asset Management boosted its stake in RAI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 121 additional shares and now holds a total of 4,437 shares of Reynolds American which is valued at $222,116.Brookstone Capital Management boosted its stake in RAI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 353 additional shares and now holds a total of 6,023 shares of Reynolds American which is valued at $315,364. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.04% of Brookstone Capital Management’s portfolio. Private Bank Trust Co added RAI to its portfolio by purchasing 5,920 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $311,510. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.05% of Private Bank Trust Co’s portfolio.
Reynolds American closed down -0.05 points or -0.10% at $50.55 with 50,17,392 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $50.51, the shares hit an intraday low of $50.19 and an intraday high of $50.59 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Reynolds American reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.03 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.61. The company had revenue of $3195.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3259.13 million. The company’s revenue was up 33.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.02 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Reynolds American. Reynolds American was Upgraded by CLSA to ” Outperform” on Aug 8, 2016. Berenberg Initiated Reynolds American on Jun 14, 2016 to “Hold”, Price Target of the shares are set at $54.
Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) is a holding company. The Company operates through three segments: RJR Tobacco American Snuff and Santa Fe. The RJR Tobacco segment consists principally of the primary operations of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. The American Snuff segment consists of the primary operations of American Snuff Co. The Santa Fe segment consists of the domestic operations of Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Inc. (SFNTC). The Companys wholly owned subsidiaries include R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company American Snuff Company LLC (American Snuff Co.) Lorillard Inc. Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Inc. (SFNTC) R. J. Reynolds Vapor Company (RJR Vapor) Niconovum USA Inc. and Niconovum AB.