Ball (BLL) to pay $0.10 on Mar 15, 2019; YY Inc. (YY) Had 1 Bulls

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Ball Corp (NYSE:BLL) is expected to pay $0.10 on Mar 15, 2019. (NYSE:BLL) shareholders before Feb 28, 2019 will receive the $0.10 dividend. Ball Corp’s current price of $55.20 translates into 0.18% yield. Ball Corp’s dividend has Mar 1, 2019 as record date. Jan 23, 2019 is the announcement. The stock increased 0.55% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $55.2. About 2.09M shares traded. Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) has risen 18.35% since February 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.35% the S&P500. Some Historical BLL News: 08/05/2018 – GERMANY’S VDMA ENGINEERING ASSOCIATION SAYS POLITICAL BALL ON IRAN IS NOW IN TEHRAN’S COURT AND AS LONG AS EU DOESN’T RE-ACTIVATE SANCTIONS AGAINST IRAN, GERMAN BUSINESSES CAN LEGALLY DO BUSINESS WITH…; 03/05/2018 – Ball Corp: Growth Cap Projects Are on Track; 24/04/2018 – Ball Closes Below 200-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 13/04/2018 – Mob Boss? Slime Ball? Trump, Comey Trade Barbs Near Book Release; 26/04/2018 – Ball at Brewers Association Craft Brewers Conference Apr 30; 15/05/2018 – Wasabi Introduces Wasabi Ball Data Transfer Appliance; 30/05/2018 – SiriusXM to Broadcast Performances from the Annual Governors Ball Music Festival in New York City; 20/05/2018 – Inquisitr: Lakers Trade Rumors: Lonzo Ball For Kawhi Leonard Trade Will Never Happen, Says LaVar Ball; 19/03/2018 – Ball Corp CDS Widens 12 Bps; 09/03/2018 – Ball Aerospace Showcases Phased Array Antennas, Optical Communications and Remote Sensing Capabilities for Commercial and Government Applications at SATELLITE 2018

Among 4 analysts covering YY (NASDAQ:YY), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. YY had 4 analyst reports since November 28, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, November 28. The rating was downgraded by Nomura to “Neutral” on Tuesday, January 29. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, November 27 by J.P. Morgan. Goldman Sachs upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $108 target in Thursday, December 6 report. See YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) latest ratings:

29/01/2019 Broker: Nomura Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Neutral Downgrade
06/12/2018 Broker: Goldman Sachs Old Rating: Neutral New Rating: Buy Old Target: $117 New Target: $108 Upgrade
27/11/2018 Broker: J.P. Morgan Rating: Hold New Target: $70.0000 Downgrade
28/11/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Neutral Downgrade

More notable recent YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Why Shares of YY Gained 16% in January – Nasdaq” on February 11, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “YY (YY) Outpaces Stock Market Gains: What You Should Know – Nasdaq” published on February 11, 2019, Seekingalpha.com published: “YY Inc.: Grab This Freebie Before The Promotion Ends – Seeking Alpha” on February 13, 2019. More interesting news about YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Activision (ATVI) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Increase Y/Y – Nasdaq” published on February 13, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Sabre (SABR) Q4 Earnings Top Estimates, Revenues Up Y/Y – Nasdaq” with publication date: February 13, 2019.

YY Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates a live streaming platform in the PeopleÂ’s Republic of China. The company has market cap of $4.43 billion. It engages users to interact in live online group activities through voice, text, and video, as well as to create and organize groups of various sizes to discover and participate in a range of online activities, including music shows, online games, dating shows, live game broadcasting, and e-learning. It has a 17.28 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s primary product is YY Client, which enables users to engage in live interactions online; and provides access to user-created online social activities groups.

The stock decreased 0.70% or $0.49 during the last trading session, reaching $69.82. About 1.15M shares traded or 38.80% up from the average. YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) has declined 42.61% since February 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 42.61% the S&P500. Some Historical YY News: 21/05/2018 – Citi Appointed Successor Depositary Bank for YY Inc.’s Sponsored ADR Program; 05/03/2018 – YY INC 4Q EARNINGS PER ADS $1.77; 06/03/2018 – YY INC ADRS DOWN 7.1 PCT; VOLUME EXCEEDS TWICE 30-DAY AVG; 21/05/2018 – Citi Appointed Successor Depositary Bank for YY Inc.’s Sponsored ADR Program; 09/04/2018 – Huya Is a Unit of Nasdaq-Listed YY Inc; 08/03/2018 – YY ANNOUNCED HUYA UNIT RECEIVED STRATEGIC INVESTMENT FROM TENCE; 05/03/2018 – YY INC – HUYA SUBMITTED DRAFT REGISTRATION STATEMENT ON FORM F-1 ON A CONFIDENTIAL BASIS TO U.S. SEC FOR POSSIBLE IPO OF ADSS; 08/03/2018 – YY INC – TOTAL AMOUNT RAISED IN LATEST ROUND BY HUYA IS ABOUT $461.6 MLN; 08/03/2018 – YY RAISED ABOUT US$461.6M IN FINANCING ROUND WITH TENCENT; 08/03/2018 – YY: Total Amount Raised in This Round Is About $461.6 Million

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in Q3 2018. Its down 0.30, from 1.05 in 2018Q2. It worsened, as 36 investors sold Ball Corporation shares while 163 reduced holdings. 57 funds opened positions while 93 raised stakes. 282.82 million shares or 1.79% more from 277.85 million shares in 2018Q2 were reported. Thompson Davis And has invested 0.03% in Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL). Moreover, First Tru Advsr Lp has 0.02% invested in Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL). Public Employees Retirement System Of Ohio holds 163,846 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Norris Perne And French Llp Mi holds 1.65% or 286,555 shares. Ci Glob Inc holds 0.36% in Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) or 536,912 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department reported 215,154 shares. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership holds 538,629 shares. First Foundation Advsrs holds 1.29% or 530,118 shares. Susquehanna Intll Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0% of its portfolio in Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL). Bokf Na has 23,454 shares. Chevy Chase, Maryland-based fund reported 284,736 shares. Corsair Capital Mgmt Ltd Partnership holds 311,522 shares or 3.15% of its portfolio. Louisiana State Employees Retirement Sys accumulated 20,100 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Us Bancshares De holds 15,192 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Nuwave Mngmt Ltd Co, New Jersey-based fund reported 16 shares.

Ball Corporation supplies metal packaging products to the beverage, food, personal care, and household industries. The company has market cap of $18.72 billion. It operates in five divisions: Beverage Packaging, North and Central America; Beverage Packaging, South America; Beverage Packaging, Europe; Food and Aerosol Packaging; and Aerospace. It has a 42.79 P/E ratio. The Beverage Packaging, North and Central America segment makes and sells metal beverage containers to fillers of carbonated soft drinks, beer, energy drinks, and other beverages.

Since September 10, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 7 insider sales for $7.84 million activity. Fisher Daniel William sold $371,886 worth of stock. HAYES JOHN A sold $4.16 million worth of stock. Shares for $1.11M were sold by MORRISON SCOTT C. On Wednesday, September 19 STRAIN ROBERT D sold $310,100 worth of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) or 7,000 shares. BAKER CHARLES E also sold $840,674 worth of Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) shares. Shares for $327,151 were sold by Knobel Jeff A.

Among 7 analysts covering Ball (NYSE:BLL), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Ball had 10 analyst reports since September 24, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Monday, September 24. As per Friday, November 2, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Outperform” on Tuesday, November 6. BMO Capital Markets maintained Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) on Wednesday, February 13 with “Outperform” rating. Bank of America maintained it with “Buy” rating and $55 target in Friday, November 2 report. The company was maintained on Monday, January 7 by Citigroup. The company was maintained on Friday, November 2 by JP Morgan. As per Friday, November 2, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, October 11 by Citigroup.

More notable recent Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “More on Ball’s Q4 topline beat – Seeking Alpha” on January 31, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Ball Q4 2018 Earnings Preview – Seeking Alpha” published on January 30, 2019, Benzinga.com published: “Morgan Stanley: Ball Corp. Benefits From Rising Beverage Can Demand (NYSE:BLL) – Benzinga” on February 05, 2019. More interesting news about Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Report: Developing Opportunities within Sealed Air, Ball, Lamb Weston, Cheniere Energy, Kronos Worldwide, and Perficient — Future Expectations, Projections Moving into 2019 – GlobeNewswire” published on January 25, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Earnings Scheduled For January 31, 2019 – Benzinga” with publication date: January 31, 2019.

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