Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) : J.p. Marvel Investment Advisors reduced its stake in Thermo Fisher Scientific by 1.14% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 85,479 shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific which is valued at $13 Million after selling 984 shares in Thermo Fisher Scientific , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on May 26, 2016.Thermo Fisher Scientific makes up approximately 4.47% of J.p. Marvel Investment Advisors’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Janus Capital Management boosted its stake in TMO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 10,718 additional shares and now holds a total of 1,310,728 shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific which is valued at $195.1 Million. Thermo Fisher Scientific makes up approx 0.17% of Janus Capital Management’s portfolio.Brown Brothers Harriman Co boosted its stake in TMO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 3,583 additional shares and now holds a total of 11,345 shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific which is valued at $1.7 Million. Thermo Fisher Scientific makes up approx 0.01% of Brown Brothers Harriman Co’s portfolio. Deimos Asset Management sold out all of its stake in TMO during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 5,000 shares of TMO which is valued $739,450.Bessemer Group Inc reduced its stake in TMO by selling 356,465 shares or 22.65% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 1,217,113 shares of TMO which is valued at $180 Million. Thermo Fisher Scientific makes up approx 1.04% of Bessemer Group Inc’s portfolio.
Thermo Fisher Scientific opened for trading at $151.29 and hit $153.45 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $153.06, with a gain of 0.85% or 1.29 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 17,30,031 shares. Company has a market cap of $60,231 M.
On the company’s financial health, Thermo Fisher Scientific reported $1.80 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Apr 28, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.74. The company had revenue of $4294.80 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $4113.28 million. The company’s revenue was up 9.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.63 EPS.
Investors should note that on May 18, 2016, Thermo Fisher Scientific announced a cash dividend of $0.1500. The company’s management has announced Jun 13, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Jun 15, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Jul 15, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Thermo Fisher Scientific. Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on May 27, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 170 from a previous price target of $166 .Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on May 19, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 166 from a previous price target of $163 .Company shares were Reiterated by Mizuho on May 3, 2016 to “Buy”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 163 from a previous price target of $160 .
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.