Breaking: Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) Hold Rating Maintained at KBW Today; The PT is $48.0

September 17, 2017 - By Ellis Scott

 Breaking: Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) Hold Rating Maintained at KBW Today; The PT is $48.0

Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.13, from 1.01 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 37 investors sold FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. shares while 109 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 111 raised stakes. 224.96 million shares or 1.24% less from 227.79 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.

Columbia Wanger Asset Limited Liability Corp holds 0.51% of its portfolio in FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) for 1.07 million shares. Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability Co has 95,000 shares. Apg Asset Mngmt Nv holds 2.21 million shares. The Michigan-based Comerica Savings Bank has invested 0.04% in FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF). Aperio Gru Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF). Frontier Cap Ltd accumulated 0% or 514 shares. Dimensional Fund Lp holds 0.02% or 1.25M shares in its portfolio. Blackrock Inc, a New York-based fund reported 352,934 shares. Teacher Retirement Of Texas reported 12,419 shares. Highland Capital Management Limited Partnership reported 56,585 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can accumulated 211,221 shares. Maltese Mgmt Llc stated it has 0.08% in FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF). 167,116 are owned by Parametric Port Assocs Ltd Limited Liability Company. Forest Hill Limited Liability holds 0.1% or 9,000 shares. Penn Cap Mgmt Com invested in 1.07 million shares or 0.24% of the stock.

Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) Rating Reaffirmed

Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) just had their share rating of a ‘Hold’ issued by research analysts at KBW, who now has a $48.0 PT on the $13.09 billion market cap company or a 0.02 % upside potential. This key information was disclosed to clients in an analyst report on Friday morning.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.13, from 1.01 in 2016Q3. It is positive, as 37 investors sold FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. shares while 109 reduced holdings. 55 funds opened positions while 111 raised stakes. 224.96 million shares or 1.24% less from 227.79 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported.

Columbia Wanger Asset Limited Liability Corp holds 0.51% of its portfolio in FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) for 1.07 million shares. Gabelli Funds Ltd Liability Co has 95,000 shares. Apg Asset Mngmt Nv holds 2.21 million shares. The Michigan-based Comerica Savings Bank has invested 0.04% in FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF). Aperio Gru Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF). Frontier Cap Ltd accumulated 0% or 514 shares. Dimensional Fund Lp holds 0.02% or 1.25M shares in its portfolio. Blackrock Inc, a New York-based fund reported 352,934 shares. Teacher Retirement Of Texas reported 12,419 shares. Highland Capital Management Limited Partnership reported 56,585 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can accumulated 211,221 shares. Maltese Mgmt Llc stated it has 0.08% in FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF). 167,116 are owned by Parametric Port Assocs Ltd Limited Liability Company. Forest Hill Limited Liability holds 0.1% or 9,000 shares. Penn Cap Mgmt Com invested in 1.07 million shares or 0.24% of the stock.

FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) Ratings Coverage

Among 6 analysts covering Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 67% are positive. Fidelity National Financial has $5200 highest and $38.22 lowest target. $43.65’s average target is -9.04% below currents $47.99 stock price. Fidelity National Financial had 14 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Tuesday, September 12. The company was maintained on Monday, January 25 by Monness Crespi & Hardt. The company was maintained on Friday, February 12 by Barclays Capital. The stock has “Hold” rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, July 20. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the shares of FNF in report on Friday, September 8 with “Hold” rating. As per Monday, July 18, the company rating was downgraded by Wood. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, July 20 by Piper Jaffray. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Overweight” rating and $45 target in Friday, September 25 report. Monness Crespi maintained FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) rating on Friday, May 5. Monness Crespi has “Buy” rating and $45 target. The stock of FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) earned “Buy” rating by Monness Crespi & Hardt on Friday, November 4.

The stock increased 1.50% or $0.71 on September 15, reaching $47.99. About 1.30M shares traded or 61.63% up from the average. FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) has risen 25.97% since September 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.27% the S&P500.

Wall Street await FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) to release earnings on November, 1. Analysts forecast earnings per share of $0.73, up exactly $0.04 or 5.80 % from 2014’s $0.69 EPS. The expected FNF’s profit could reach $199.12 million giving the stock 16.43 P/E in the case that $0.73 earnings per share is reported. After posting $0.75 EPS for the previous quarter, FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc.’s analysts now forecast -2.67 % negative EPS growth.

More notable recent FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Fidelity National Financial (FNF) Q1 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 04, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Fidelity National Financial (FNF) Q4 2016 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” published on February 02, 2017, Prnewswire.com published: “FNF Group Announces 1st Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call” on April 04, 2017. More interesting news about FNF Group of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. (NYSE:FNF) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “FNF Group Announces Acquisition of Real Geeks” published on July 25, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Fidelity National Financial’s (FNF) CEO Raymond Quirk on Q2 2017 Results …” with publication date: July 20, 2017.

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