Other large investors have also modified their holdings of the company. Vanguard Group Inc. increased its stake in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 3.9% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 109,348,198 shares of the technology company's stock worth $2,591,553,000 after buying an additional 4,103,276 shares during the period. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://www.thestockobserver.com/2017/07/25/somewhat-favorable-news-coverage-somewhat-unlikely-to-impact-hewlett-packard-enterprise-nysehpe-share-price.html. Burke & Herbert Bank & Trust Co. boosted its stake in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 9.0% in the first quarter. Accern also assigned media headlines about the technology company an impact score of 45.9573684572394 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 2,713.7% in the first quarter. Buckingham Asset Management LLC now owns 19,748 shares of the technology company's stock worth $468,000 after buying an additional 106 shares during the period. The fund owned 24,902 shares of the technology company's stock at the end of the second quarter.
News coverage about Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The company has its outstanding shares of 1.65 Billion. The stock has a market capitalization of $29.45 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.59 and a beta of 2.75. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company has a 1-year low of $15.06 and a 1-year high of $19.16. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $16.91 and a 200 day moving average price of $17.58.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May 31st. The technology company reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.35. The business had revenue of $9.90 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $9.75 billion. Hewlett Packard Enterprise had a net margin of 4.85% and a return on equity of 9.80%. Next quarter's EPS is forecasted to be $0.42 with next year's EPS anticipated to be $1.35.
The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 4th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 13th will be given a $0.065 dividend. This represents a $0.26 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.46%. The ex-dividend date will be Monday June 12th, 2017.
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Relative Strength Index (RSI) for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) is at 60.43. If you are accessing this report on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide trademark and copyright law.
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HPE has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Finally, BidaskClub upgraded Hewlett Packard Enterprise from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. Jefferies Group LLC dropped their price target on Hewlett Packard Enterprise from $27.00 to $22.00 and set a buy rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, April 4th. Credit Suisse Group restated a buy rating and set a $21.00 price target on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a research note on Tuesday, May 23rd. Finally, Barclays PLC lowered their price objective on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise from $21.00 to $18.00 and set an "underweight" rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, sixteen have given a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. Hewlett Packard Enterprise has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $21.99.
In related news, CEO Margaret C. Whitman sold 132,192 shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, June 21st. If the average volume is low then the liquidity is low which means it is hard to buy or sell the stock as there are fewer buyers or sellers of the stock. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 1,157,250 shares in the company, valued at approximately $20,217,157.50. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. The shares were sold at an average price of $17.67, for a total value of $270,934.11.
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