Illinois Tool Works (ITW) : Harwood Advisory Group reduced its stake in Illinois Tool Works by 1.69% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 2,563 shares of Illinois Tool Works which is valued at $297,026 after selling 44 shares in Illinois Tool Works , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016.Illinois Tool Works makes up approximately 0.23% of Harwood Advisory Group’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund boosted its stake in ITW in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,712 additional shares and now holds a total of 77,074 shares of Illinois Tool Works which is valued at $8,932,106. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.20% of Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund’s portfolio.Harbour Capital Advisors reduced its stake in ITW by selling 750 shares or 16.91% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,684 shares of ITW which is valued at $426,755. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.23% of Harbour Capital Advisors’s portfolio.Msi Financial Services Inc reduced its stake in ITW by selling 479 shares or 5.3% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 8,555 shares of ITW which is valued at $991,011. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.03% of Msi Financial Services Inc’s portfolio.Harbour Capital Advisors reduced its stake in ITW by selling 750 shares or 16.91% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 3,684 shares of ITW which is valued at $439,391. Illinois Tool Works makes up approx 0.24% of Harbour Capital Advisors’s portfolio.
Illinois Tool Works opened for trading at $117.07 and hit $117.07 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $115.89, with a gain of 0.04% or 0.05 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 11,95,287 shares. Company has a market cap of $41,136 M.
On the company’s financial health, Illinois Tool Works reported $1.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Jul 20, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.40. The company had revenue of $3431.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $3413.93 million. The company’s revenue was down -.1 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.30 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Illinois Tool Works. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Jul 21, 2016 to “Sector Perform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 104 from a previous price target of $101 .
Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) is a manufacturer of a range of industrial products and equipment. The Company’s operates in seven segments: Automotive OEM Test & Measurement and Electronics Food Equipment Polymers & Fluids Welding Construction Products and Specialty Products. These operations serve end markets as automotive original equipment manufacturers/tiers automotive aftermarket general industrial commercial food equipment and construction. It produces components and fasteners for automotive-related applications; equipment consumables and related software; commercial food equipment adhesives sealants lubrication and cutting fluids; arc welding equipment consumables and accessories; construction fastening systems and truss products and beverage packaging equipment and consumables. The Company operates approximately 90 divisions in 57 countries.