EPS for Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (LECO) Expected At $1.35

Investors sentiment increased to 1.26 in Q1 2019. Its up 0.21, from 1.05 in 2018Q4. It improved, as 21 investors sold Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. shares while 85 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 87 raised stakes. 44.43 million shares or 2.41% less from 45.53 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported.
Fiera Capital reported 29,600 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. 3,396 were reported by Ls Investment Advsr Lc. Utah Retirement owns 11,681 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Royal Bank & Trust Of Canada has 134,737 shares. Hanson Mcclain Inc holds 0.01% or 2,667 shares in its portfolio. Suntrust Banks invested in 27,585 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Ameriprise Fin Inc stated it has 255,460 shares. Charles Schwab Invest Inc reported 0.02% in Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO). Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems stated it has 0.07% in Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO). Dimensional Fund Advsrs L P owns 588,904 shares. Magnetar Financial Limited Liability Corp has 0.01% invested in Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) for 2,803 shares. Advisory Alpha Llc invested 0% of its portfolio in Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO). Bridges has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO). Capital Fund Mgmt has invested 0% in Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO). Tower Research Ltd Liability Company (Trc) holds 4,456 shares.

Analysts expect Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) to report $1.35 EPS on July, 22.They anticipate $0.13 EPS change or 10.66 % from last quarter’s $1.22 EPS. LECO’s profit would be $84.77M giving it 15.47 P/E if the $1.35 EPS is correct. After having $1.17 EPS previously, Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc.’s analysts see 15.38 % EPS growth. The stock increased 3.53% or $2.85 during the last trading session, reaching $83.54. About 573,811 shares traded or 72.50% up from the average. Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) has declined 7.71% since July 14, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 12.14% the S&P500.

Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) Ratings Coverage

Among 2 analysts covering Lincoln Electric Holdings (NASDAQ:LECO), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Lincoln Electric Holdings has $100 highest and $9300 lowest target. $96.67’s average target is 15.72% above currents $83.54 stock price. Lincoln Electric Holdings had 5 analyst reports since January 25, 2019 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) has “Hold” rating given on Friday, February 15 by Wellington Shields.

Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, makes, and sells welding, cutting, and brazing products worldwide. The company has market cap of $5.25 billion. It operates through three divisions: Americas Welding, International Welding, and The Harris Products Group. It has a 18.27 P/E ratio. The company??s welding products include arc welding power sources, plasma cutters, wire feeding systems, robotic welding packages, integrated automation systems, fume extraction equipment, consumable electrodes, fluxes and welding accessories, and specialty welding consumables and fabrication products.

More notable recent Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. 2018 Q4 – Results – Earnings Call Slides – Seeking Alpha” on February 14, 2019, also Globenewswire.com with their article: “Lincoln Electric Board Approves 21% Dividend Increase Nasdaq:LECO – GlobeNewswire” published on October 16, 2018, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “Here’s What Hedge Funds Think About Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS) – Yahoo Finance” on June 23, 2019. More interesting news about Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) were released by: Globenewswire.com and their article: “Patrick P. Goris Elected to Lincoln Electric Board – GlobeNewswire” published on July 20, 2018 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Benzinga’s Top Upgrades, Downgrades For July 12, 2019 – Benzinga” with publication date: July 12, 2019.

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