Discovery Communications Inc (NASDAQ:DISCA) Institutional Investors Sentiment Index Improved in 2019 Q1

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Sentiment for Discovery Communications Inc (NASDAQ:DISCA)

Discovery Communications Inc (NASDAQ:DISCA) institutional sentiment increased to 1.2 in Q1 2019. Its up 0.08, from 1.12 in 2018Q4. The ratio is positive, as 260 institutional investors started new and increased equity positions, while 216 sold and trimmed stakes in Discovery Communications Inc. The institutional investors in our partner’s database now own: 311.22 million shares, down from 318.73 million shares in 2018Q4. Also, the number of institutional investors holding Discovery Communications Inc in their top 10 equity positions was flat from 13 to 13 for the same number . Sold All: 54 Reduced: 162 Increased: 176 New Position: 84.

Discovery Communications, Inc. operates as a media firm worldwide. The company has market cap of $14.24 billion. The firm operates through U.S. It has a 13.5 P/E ratio. Networks, International Networks, and Education and Other divisions.

The stock decreased 5.96% or $1.77 during the last trading session, reaching $27.83. About 3.76 million shares traded. Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) has risen 15.91% since August 14, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.91% the S&P500.

Chieftain Capital Management Inc. holds 15.51% of its portfolio in Discovery, Inc. for 18,471 shares. Knightsbridge Asset Management Llc owns 403,887 shares or 7.84% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Bislett Management Llc has 6.91% invested in the company for 450,000 shares. The Louisiana-based Diversified Investment Strategies Llc has invested 6.88% in the stock. Smead Capital Management Inc., a Washington-based fund reported 4.67 million shares.

Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) Ratings Coverage

Ratings analysis reveals 75% of Discovery Inc’s analysts are positive. Out of 4 Wall Street analysts rating Discovery Inc, 3 give it “Buy”, 0 “Sell” rating, while 1 recommend “Hold”. The lowest target is $2900 while the high is $41. The stock’s average target of $35.80 is 28.64% above today’s ($27.83) share price. DISCA was included in 8 notes of analysts from February 26, 2019. The firm has “Buy” rating by Barrington given on Tuesday, February 26. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, February 27 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, February 27 by UBS. The stock of Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, February 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Friday, March 8 by Barrington.

More notable recent Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Discovery isn’t interested in CETV – report – Seeking Alpha” on August 12, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Why Discovery (DISCA) Might Surprise This Earnings Season – Nasdaq” published on August 05, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “After Hours Most Active for Jul 15, 2019 : DISCA, CZR, MBB, T, VICI, FDC, OMC, HPQ, BAC, DBX, QCOM, QRTEA – Nasdaq” on July 15, 2019. More interesting news about Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “Discovery Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average – Notable for DISCA – Nasdaq” published on August 02, 2019 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “CBS Stock: Broadcasting Circling the Drain – Investorplace.com” with publication date: July 23, 2019.

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