Reynolds American (RAI) : Etrade Capital Management scooped up 15,173 additional shares in Reynolds American during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 55,408 shares of Reynolds American which is valued at $2,803,645.Reynolds American makes up approximately 0.14% of Etrade Capital Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Cubist Systematic Strategies boosted its stake in RAI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 127,119 additional shares and now holds a total of 134,642 shares of Reynolds American which is valued at $6,812,885. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.36% of Cubist Systematic Strategies’s portfolio.Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.a. boosted its stake in RAI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 315,463 additional shares and now holds a total of 21,218,220 shares of Reynolds American which is valued at $1,073,641,932. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.17% of Blackrock Institutional Trust Company N.a.’s portfolio.Tower Research Capital (trc) reduced its stake in RAI by selling 6,035 shares or 92.8% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 468 shares of RAI which is valued at $23,681. Skybridge Capital Ii sold out all of its stake in RAI during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 246,841 shares of RAI which is valued $12,139,640.Courier Capital Corp reduced its stake in RAI by selling 312 shares or 3.2% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 9,452 shares of RAI which is valued at $466,456. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.09% of Courier Capital Corp’s portfolio.
Reynolds American opened for trading at $49.5 and hit $49.76 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $49.75, with a gain of 0.36% or 0.18 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 25,52,245 shares. Company has a market cap of $71,010 M.
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. UBS Initiated Reynolds American on Aug 25, 2016 to “Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $52.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.