Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) : Consulta Ltd reduced its stake in Thermo Fisher Scientific by 30.0% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 175,000 shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific which is valued at $25,434,500 after selling 75,000 shares in Thermo Fisher Scientific , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 12, 2016.Thermo Fisher Scientific makes up approximately 3.08% of Consulta Ltd’s portfolio.
Thermo Fisher Scientific opened for trading at $144.62 and hit $145.47 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $145.34, with a gain of 0.50% or 0.72 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 8,34,720 shares. Company has a market cap of $57,593 M.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Franklin Street Advisors Inc Nc reduced its stake in TMO by selling 18,485 shares or 42.66% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 24,851 shares of TMO which is valued at $3,611,844. Thermo Fisher Scientific makes up approx 0.70% of Franklin Street Advisors Inc Nc’s portfolio.Capstone Asset Management Co boosted its stake in TMO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 716 additional shares and now holds a total of 8,107 shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific which is valued at $1,178,271. Thermo Fisher Scientific makes up approx 0.03% of Capstone Asset Management Co’s portfolio.First American Trust Fsb boosted its stake in TMO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 290 additional shares and now holds a total of 19,527 shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific which is valued at $2,766,195. Thermo Fisher Scientific makes up approx 0.98% of First American Trust Fsb’s portfolio.
On the company’s financial health, Thermo Fisher Scientific reported $2.12 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01 according to the earnings call on Jan 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $2.11. The company had revenue of $4652.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4551.79 million. The company’s revenue was up 3.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.99 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Thermo Fisher Scientific. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on Apr 4, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 160 from a previous price target of $150 .Company shares were Reiterated by Topeka Capital Markets on Mar 2, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 155 from a previous price target of $145 .
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is a provider of analytical instruments equipment reagents and consumables software and services for research manufacturing analysis discovery and diagnostics. The company operates through four segments: Life Sciences Solutions provides reagents instruments and consumables used in biological and medical research discovery and production of new drugs and vaccines as well as diagnosis of disease; Analytical Instruments provides instruments consumables software and services that are used in the laboratory; Specialty Diagnostics offers diagnostic test kits reagents culture media instruments and associated products and Laboratory Products and Services offers self-manufactured and sourced products for the laboratory.