Argyle Capital Management Lowers stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY)

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY) : Argyle Capital Management reduced its stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co by 1.84% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 90,688 shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co which is valued at $6,545,860 after selling 1,700 shares in Bristol-Myers Squibb Co , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Apr 26, 2016.Bristol-Myers Squibb Co makes up approximately 2.94% of Argyle Capital Management’s portfolio.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co closed down -0.22 points or -0.30% at $71.96 with 77,39,057 shares getting traded on Monday. Post opening the session at $72.19, the shares hit an intraday low of $71.49 and an intraday high of $72.34 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Monday session in Red.

Other Hedge Funds, Including , Leavell Investment Management boosted its stake in BMY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 35 additional shares and now holds a total of 22,056 shares of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co which is valued at $1,558,918. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co makes up approx 0.23% of Leavell Investment Management’s portfolio.Grassi Investment Management reduced its stake in BMY by selling 3,409 shares or 2.93% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 112,935 shares of BMY which is valued at $7,685,227. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co makes up approx 1.50% of Grassi Investment Management’s portfolio.

On the company’s financial health, Bristol-Myers Squibb Co reported $0.74 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.09 according to the earnings call on Apr 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.65. The company had revenue of $4391.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4268.65 million. The company’s revenue was up 8.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.71 EPS.

Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. Company shares were Reiterated by UBS on Apr 29, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 80 from a previous price target of $73 .Company shares were Reiterated by Barclays on Apr 29, 2016 to “Equal Weight”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 75 from a previous price target of $70 .Societe Generale Initiated Bristol-Myers Squibb Co on Apr 6, 2016 to “Sell”, Price Target of the shares are set at $48.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMS) is engaged in the discovery development licensing manufacturing marketing distribution and sale of biopharmaceutical products across the world. The Company’s products are sold to wholesalers retail pharmacies hospitals government entities and the medical profession. The Company manufactures its products in the United States Puerto Rico and in six foreign countries. The Company promotes the use of its products directly to healthcare professionals and providers such as doctors nurse practitioners physician assistants pharmacists technologists hospitals Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) and Managed Care Organizations (MCOs). It also provides information about the use of its products to consumers in the United States through direct-to-consumer print radio television and digital advertising and promotion. In addition the Company holds rights to F001287 which is a preclinical small-molecule IDO1-inhibitor.

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