Alphamark Advisors Has Trimmed Nanometrics (NANO) Stake; Topps Tiles Plc (LON:TPT) Had 2 Bullish Analysts

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Alphamark Advisors Llc decreased Nanometrics Inc (NANO) stake by 98.8% reported in 2018Q4 SEC filing. Alphamark Advisors Llc sold 16,477 shares as Nanometrics Inc (NANO)’s stock declined 5.58%. The Alphamark Advisors Llc holds 200 shares with $5,000 value, down from 16,677 last quarter. Nanometrics Inc now has $750.55M valuation. The stock increased 5.76% or $1.67 during the last trading session, reaching $30.68. About 369,760 shares traded or 78.96% up from the average. Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) has risen 16.61% since March 17, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.24% the S&P500. Some Historical NANO News: 01/05/2018 – Nanometrics Sees 2Q Rev $82M-$90M; 01/05/2018 – Nanometrics 1Q EPS 67c; 19/03/2018 – Nanometrics Forms Golden Cross: Technicals; 17/04/2018 – Nanometrics Closes Above 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 21/04/2018 – DJ Nanometrics Incorporated, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (NANO); 01/05/2018 – Nanometrics Sees 2Q EPS 57c-EPS 74c; 14/03/2018 Jim Barnhart Joins Nanometrics as Senior Vice President of Operations; 01/05/2018 – Nanometrics 1Q Rev $82.3M

Among 4 analysts covering Topps Tiles PLC (LON:TPT), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Topps Tiles PLC had 8 analyst reports since October 3, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Friday, January 18 by Berenberg. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Buy” on Wednesday, January 9. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt on Wednesday, January 9 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with “Buy” on Wednesday, October 3. Cantor Fitzgerald maintained Topps Tiles Plc (LON:TPT) on Wednesday, January 9 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Wednesday, October 3 with “Buy”. The stock of Topps Tiles Plc (LON:TPT) earned “Buy” rating by Liberum Capital on Tuesday, November 27. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt on Tuesday, November 27 with “Buy”. See Topps Tiles Plc (LON:TPT) latest ratings:

18/01/2019 Broker: Berenberg Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 65.00 New Target: GBX 65.00 Maintain
09/01/2019 Broker: Cantor Fitzgerald Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 75.00 New Target: GBX 70.00 Maintain
09/01/2019 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 100.00 Maintain
09/01/2019 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 95.00 Maintain
27/11/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 100.00 Maintain
27/11/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 95.00 Maintain
03/10/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 90.00 New Target: GBX 95.00 Maintain
03/10/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 100.00 Maintain

Since November 23, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 sales for $315,748 activity. Swyt Greg sold $11,213 worth of Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) on Thursday, January 3. Kocher Rollin sold $4,906 worth of Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) on Thursday, January 3. $214,661 worth of Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) was sold by Lesaicherre Pierre-Yves on Tuesday, November 27.

Analysts await Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) to report earnings on May, 7. They expect $0.21 earnings per share, down 68.66% or $0.46 from last year’s $0.67 per share. NANO’s profit will be $5.14M for 36.52 P/E if the $0.21 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.53 actual earnings per share reported by Nanometrics Incorporated for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -60.38% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.37 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.12, from 1.49 in 2018Q3. It is negative, as 30 investors sold NANO shares while 40 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. 20.50 million shares or 6.00% more from 19.34 million shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Parkside Natl Bank And accumulated 17 shares. 17,400 are held by Td Asset Management. Nuveen Asset Mgmt Lc reported 9,672 shares stake. First Manhattan Co accumulated 77,950 shares. Alps Advisors invested in 0% or 12,893 shares. Metropolitan Life Insur Ny holds 0% of its portfolio in Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) for 8,010 shares. Sei Investments stated it has 3,418 shares. Goldman Sachs Gru stated it has 133,637 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Blackrock invested in 0.01% or 3.64M shares. Charles Schwab Invest has 162,245 shares. Hsbc Hldgs Public Ltd Co has invested 0% in Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO). The Massachusetts-based Geode Cap Llc has invested 0% in Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO). Bowling Mngmt Ltd invested in 46,437 shares. One Trading LP reported 709 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Voya Mngmt Limited Liability Company has 53,132 shares for 0% of their portfolio.

More notable recent Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Nanometrics launches $80M buyback – Seeking Alpha” on March 14, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Bruker Rides on Robust NANO & CALID Groups, Recent Buyouts – Nasdaq” published on February 26, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Nano Dimension Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results – Nasdaq” on March 14, 2019. More interesting news about Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “PV Nano Cell Introduces Industrial-Grade, Mass-Production Solution for Digital Inkjet Printing – Nasdaq” published on March 07, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Nanobiotix 2018 Annual Results – Nasdaq” with publication date: March 15, 2019.

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