Tutor Perini Corp (TPC) was Upgraded by MKM Partners to ” Buy” according to the research note released today. The brokerage firm has raised the Price Target to $ 28 from a previous price target of $23 . Earlier the firm had a rating of “Neutral ” on the company shares. MKM Partners advised their investors in a research report released on Aug 24, 2016.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Tutor Perini Corp. Company shares were Reiterated by FBR Capital on Jun 30, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 26 from a previous price target of $22 .Tutor Perini Corp was Initiated by MKM Partners to “Neutral” on Jun 29, 2016.
On the company’s financial health, Tutor Perini Corp reported $0.43 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.08 based on the information available during the earnings call on Aug 2, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.51. The company had revenue of $1308.13 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1401.88 million. The company’s revenue was down -.3 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.41 EPS.
Tutor Perini Corp opened for trading at $22.66 and hit $22.975 on the upside on Tuesday, eventually ending the session at $22.75, with a gain of 0.75% or 0.17 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,74,630 shares. Company has a market cap of $1,119 M.
In a different news, on Dec 18, 2015, James A Frost (President & COO) sold 10,000 shares at $16.68 per share price. According to the SEC, on Jun 17, 2015, Ronald N Tutor (CEO) purchased 10,080 shares at $23.66 per share price.
Tutor Perini Corporation is a construction company engaged in providing general contracting construction management and design-build services to private customers and public agencies. The Company operates through three segments: Civil Building and Specialty Contractors. The Civil segment focuses on public works construction and the repair replacement and reconstruction of infrastructure including highways bridges mass transit systems and water management and wastewater treatment facilities. Its Building segment provides services to various specialized building markets including the hospitality and gaming transportation healthcare municipal offices sports and entertainment educational and correctional facilities among others. Its Specialty Contractors segment provides electrical mechanical plumbing HVAC fire protection systems and pneumatically placed concrete for a range of civil and building construction projects.