Casey's General Stores, Inc. (CASY) Analysts See $0.75 EPS

May 17, 2018 - By Stephen Andrade

Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.1 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.32, from 0.78 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 28 investors sold Casey's General Stores, Inc. shares while 83 reduced holdings. 43 funds opened positions while 79 raised stakes. 34.66 million shares or 2.38% less from 35.50 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Arizona State Retirement Sys accumulated 27,523 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Junto Capital Mgmt L P invested in 2.2% or 256,790 shares. Retirement Of Alabama reported 0.05% stake. Panagora Asset holds 3,823 shares. Qv Investors Inc reported 53,119 shares. The Missouri-based Stifel has invested 0% in Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY). Ameritas Ptnrs holds 19,858 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Great West Life Assurance Communications Can reported 22,450 shares. Mackenzie Financial invested in 75,000 shares. South Dakota Invest Council holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) for 11,500 shares. Colony Grp Inc Limited Liability Corporation holds 10,900 shares or 0.08% of its portfolio. Congress Asset Management Communication Ma has invested 0.09% in Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY). Advisory Net Ltd Liability Company invested in 0% or 447 shares. Moreover, American Int Gru Inc has 0.03% invested in Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) for 79,133 shares. California State Teachers Retirement reported 65,491 shares.

Since March 8, 2018, it had 2 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $437,587 activity. $108,850 worth of Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) was sold by Walljasper William J on Monday, April 2. HANDLEY TERRY W had sold 1,342 shares worth $148,495. Heiden Cara Kay bought $439,080 worth of stock.

Analysts expect Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) to report $0.75 EPS on June, 4.They anticipate $0.01 EPS change or 1.32 % from last quarter’s $0.76 EPS. CASY’s profit would be $28.15 million giving it 33.84 P/E if the $0.75 EPS is correct. After having $0.48 EPS previously, Casey's General Stores, Inc.’s analysts see 56.25 % EPS growth. The stock increased 1.15% or $1.15 during the last trading session, reaching $101.51. About 364,452 shares traded. Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) has declined 3.24% since May 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.79% the S&P500.

Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) Ratings Coverage

Among 7 analysts covering Casey’s General (NASDAQ:CASY), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 43% are positive. Casey’s General had 17 analyst reports since December 6, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Stephens maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, March 8 report. The stock of Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, March 8 by Jefferies. The stock of Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) has “Market Perform” rating given on Friday, March 9 by BMO Capital Markets. Wells Fargo maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, January 4 report. The company was maintained on Wednesday, March 7 by BMO Capital Markets. The stock of Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, February 26 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) earned “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, December 5. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, December 12 by Raymond James. Wells Fargo maintained the stock with “Market Perform” rating in Thursday, March 8 report. The stock of Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, March 21 by Stephens.

Casey's General Stores, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates convenience stores under the Casey's and Casey's General Store names. The company has market cap of $3.81 billion. The company's stores offer a selection of food, including freshly prepared foods, such as pizza, donuts, and sandwiches; beverage and tobacco products; health and beauty aids; automotive products; school supplies, housewares, and pet supplies; and other nonfood items. It has a 11.92 P/E ratio. The Company’s stores also offer fuel for sale on a self-service basis.

More news for Casey's General Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:CASY) were recently published by: Businesswire.com, which released: “Casey’s Celebrates 50” on April 19, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s article titled: “Casey’s General Stores: Good Midwestern Values” and published on April 18, 2018 is yet another important article.

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