Reynolds American (RAI) : Voya Financial Advisors scooped up 5,766 additional shares in Reynolds American during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 26,384 shares of Reynolds American which is valued at $1,335,030.Reynolds American makes up approximately 0.15% of Voya Financial Advisors’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Piedmont Investment Advisors boosted its stake in RAI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,845 additional shares and now holds a total of 185,171 shares of Reynolds American which is valued at $9,369,653. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.19% of Piedmont Investment Advisors’s portfolio.Investec Asset Management (pty) Ltd reduced its stake in RAI by selling 29,143 shares or 85.11% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 5,099 shares of RAI which is valued at $258,009. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.22% of Investec Asset Management (pty) Ltd’s portfolio.Carnegie Capital Asset Management reduced its stake in RAI by selling 50 shares or 0.27% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 18,434 shares of RAI which is valued at $909,718. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.13% of Carnegie Capital Asset Management’s portfolio.Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services boosted its stake in RAI in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 4,224 additional shares and now holds a total of 37,048 shares of Reynolds American which is valued at $1,854,623. Reynolds American makes up approx 0.33% of Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services’s portfolio.
Reynolds American opened for trading at $49.5 and hit $49.76 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $49.75, with a gain of 0.36% or 0.18 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 25,52,245 shares. Company has a market cap of $71,010 M.
On the company’s financial health, Reynolds American reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.03 based on the information available during the earnings call on Jul 26, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.61. The company had revenue of $3195.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3259.13 million. The company’s revenue was up 33.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.02 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Reynolds American. UBS Initiated Reynolds American on Aug 25, 2016 to “Neutral”, Price Target of the shares are set at $52.Reynolds American was Upgraded by CLSA to ” Outperform” on Aug 8, 2016. Berenberg Initiated Reynolds American on Jun 14, 2016 to “Hold”, Price Target of the shares are set at $54.
Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) is a holding company. The Company operates through three segments: RJR Tobacco American Snuff and Santa Fe. The RJR Tobacco segment consists principally of the primary operations of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. The American Snuff segment consists of the primary operations of American Snuff Co. The Santa Fe segment consists of the domestic operations of Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Inc. (SFNTC). The Companys wholly owned subsidiaries include R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company American Snuff Company LLC (American Snuff Co.) Lorillard Inc. Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Inc. (SFNTC) R. J. Reynolds Vapor Company (RJR Vapor) Niconovum USA Inc. and Niconovum AB.