$0.29 EPS Expected for World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE); Fiesta Restaurant Group Has 1.02 Sentiment

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Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc (FRGI) investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q3 2018. It’s down -1.26, from 2.28 in 2018Q2. The ratio worsened, as 59 funds opened new and increased positions, while 58 trimmed and sold equity positions in Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc. The funds in our database now own: 26.04 million shares, down from 27.29 million shares in 2018Q2. Also, the number of funds holding Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc in top ten positions was flat from 2 to 2 for the same number . Sold All: 12 Reduced: 46 Increased: 34 New Position: 25.

Analysts expect World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) to report $0.29 EPS on February, 14.They anticipate $0.08 EPS change or 38.10% from last quarter’s $0.21 EPS. WWE’s profit would be $22.63 million giving it 68.28 P/E if the $0.29 EPS is correct. After having $0.35 EPS previously, World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.’s analysts see -17.14% EPS growth. The stock increased 0.47% or $0.37 during the last trading session, reaching $79.2. About 395,419 shares traded. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) has risen 152.07% since January 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 152.07% the S&P500. Some Historical WWE News: 16/03/2018 – WrestleMania® Returns to New York/New Jersey; 03/05/2018 – World Wrestling 1Q EPS 18c; 18/05/2018 – WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT INC WWE.N : MORGAN STANLEY RAISES TARGET PRICE TO $58 FROM $40; 28/03/2018 – WWE® Network Post-WrestleMania® Conference Call; 17/04/2018 – Two More Championship Matches Set for the Greatest Royal Rumble®; 09/05/2018 – WWE Presenting at JPMorgan Conference May 15; 03/05/2018 – WWE SEES 2018 ADJ. OIBDA TO AT LEAST $150M, SAW AT LEAST $145M; 03/05/2018 – WWE 1Q EPS 18C; 27/04/2018 – WWE to hold the biggest Middle East pay-per-view as Saudi Arabia opens up to foreign entertainment; 02/04/2018 – First Five WWE® Superstars Officially Enter the Greatest Royal Rumble® Match

Investors sentiment increased to 1.56 in Q3 2018. Its up 0.07, from 1.49 in 2018Q2. It improved, as 20 investors sold World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. shares while 64 reduced holdings. 64 funds opened positions while 67 raised stakes. 45.57 million shares or 1.58% less from 46.30 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Los Angeles Cap Mngmt Equity Research Incorporated invested in 0% or 4,170 shares. 672,000 are owned by Capital. State Street invested in 0.01% or 1.38M shares. Asset Management stated it has 0.01% in World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE). Polar Capital Limited Liability Partnership reported 0.55% of its portfolio in World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE). State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D owns 180,000 shares. Lindsell Train accumulated 13.13% or 5.99 million shares. Jaffetilchin Investment Prtn Lc owns 4,231 shares. Balyasny Asset Management Lc has 358,347 shares. Northwestern Mutual Wealth invested in 0% or 400 shares. Metropolitan Life Company New York accumulated 0.03% or 14,265 shares. Virtu Fincl, a New York-based fund reported 3,010 shares. Mutual Of America Mgmt Lc reported 76,598 shares. 22,697 are held by Macquarie Gru. 124,056 are held by Parametric Portfolio Ltd Liability Corp.

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., an integrated media and entertainment company, engages in the sports entertainment business in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. The company has market cap of $6.18 billion. The firm operates through Network, Television, Home Entertainment, Digital Media, Live Events, Licensing, Venue Merchandise, WWEShop, and WWE Studios divisions. It has a 108.05 P/E ratio. It operates WWE Network, a live streaming network that offers pay-per-view events, original programming, and video-on-demand library; and produces television programming, reality shows, and other programming, as well as produces content via home entertainment platforms, including DVD, Blu-Ray, subscription, and transactional on-demand outlets.

Among 5 analysts covering World Wrestling Enter (NYSE:WWE), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. World Wrestling Enter had 8 analyst reports since July 13, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. On Monday, August 27 the stock rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral”. As per Friday, July 13, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. JP Morgan upgraded World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) rating on Friday, November 30. JP Morgan has “Overweight” rating and $87 target. JP Morgan maintained the shares of WWE in report on Friday, July 27 with “Neutral” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Guggenheim given on Wednesday, November 28. The stock of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) earned “Overweight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, October 30. The stock of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) earned “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Monday, October 29.

Since August 16, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 12 sales for $46.20 million activity. Barrios George A. had sold 90,685 shares worth $7.32 million on Monday, August 20. On Monday, August 27 Kowal Mark sold $207,575 worth of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) or 2,500 shares. $2.17M worth of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) shares were sold by DUNN KEVIN. Another trade for 12,461 shares valued at $984,544 was sold by Luisi Michael J.. On Friday, November 30 MCMAHON VINCENT K sold $22.87 million worth of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) or 306,000 shares. $352,385 worth of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE) was sold by SPEED JEFFREY R on Friday, August 24.

Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns, operates, and franchises fast-casual restaurants. The company has market cap of $447.85 million. It operates its fast-casual restaurants under the Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana brand names. It has a 93.65 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s Pollo Tropical restaurants offer various Caribbean inspired food, and Taco Cabana restaurants offer a selection of Mexican food.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 2 buys, and 0 insider sales for $9.80 million activity.

The stock decreased 0.30% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $16.67. About 49,337 shares traded. Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (FRGI) has declined 3.38% since January 11, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 3.38% the S&P500. Some Historical FRGI News: 07/05/2018 – Fiesta Restaurant Group 1Q EPS 15c; 16/03/2018 – Fiesta Restaurant Closes Above 200-Day Average: Technicals; 07/05/2018 – FIESTA RESTAURANT 1Q ADJ EPS 16C, EST. 14C; 07/05/2018 – FIESTA RESTAURANT GROUP – ANTICIPATED CAPEX IN 2018 INCLUDE OPENING SEVEN TO EIGHT NEW COMPANY-OWNED TACO CABANA RESTAURANTS IN TEXAS; 07/05/2018 – FIESTA RESTAURANT GROUP – ANTICIPATED CAPEX IN 2018 INCLUDE OPENING SEVEN TO EIGHT NEW COMPANY-OWNED POLLO TROPICAL RESTAURANTS IN FLORIDA; 07/05/2018 – FIESTA RESTAURANT GROUP INC QTRLY COMPARABLE RESTAURANT SALES AT POLLO TROPICAL INCREASED 1.1%; 07/05/2018 – Fiesta Restaurant Group 1Q Rev $169.5M; 07/05/2018 – FIESTA RESTAURANT GROUP INC QTRLY COMPARABLE RESTAURANT SALES AT TACO CABANA DECREASED 1.7%; 07/05/2018 – FIESTA RESTAURANT GROUP INC – TOTAL CAPITAL EXPENDITURES IN 2018 ARE EXPECTED TO BE $60.0 MLN TO $70.0 MLN; 07/05/2018 – FIESTA RESTAURANT 1Q REV. $169.5M, EST. $164.0M

Jefferies Financial Group Inc. holds 7.14% of its portfolio in Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. for 3.27 million shares. Birch Run Capital Advisors Lp owns 367,727 shares or 2.86% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Private Capital Management Llc has 1.66% invested in the company for 419,069 shares. The Connecticut-based Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc has invested 1.51% in the stock. Hood River Capital Management Llc, a Oregon-based fund reported 603,150 shares.

Analysts await Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRGI) to report earnings on February, 25. FRGI’s profit will be $2.15M for 52.09 P/E if the $0.08 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.11 actual earnings per share reported by Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -27.27% negative EPS growth.

More notable recent Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRGI) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Consumer Sector Update for 12/20/2018: OSTK, REVG, RAD, FRGI – Nasdaq” on December 20, 2018, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Consumer Sector Update for 12/20/2018: REVG,RAD,FRGI – Nasdaq” published on December 20, 2018, Businesswire.com published: “Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. Appoints Louis DiPietro as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary – Business Wire” on December 17, 2018. More interesting news about Fiesta Restaurant Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:FRGI) were released by: Streetinsider.com and their article: “Red Robin Gourmet Burgers (RRGB) Names Lynn Schweinfurth as New EVP & CFO, Following Resignation at Fiesta Restaurant (FRGI) – StreetInsider.com” published on January 02, 2019 as well as Bizjournals.com‘s news article titled: “9 Taco Cabanas to shutter in Texas as Fiesta Restaurant Group announces closures – Dallas Business Journal” with publication date: December 20, 2018.

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