Is Stanley Black \u0026 Decker (NYSE:SWK) a Buy or a Sell? What Does Deutsche Bank Think?

November 9, 2018 - By Carey Conley

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Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.04, from 0.9 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 70 investors sold Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. shares while 200 reduced holdings. 68 funds opened positions while 186 raised stakes. 124.23 million shares or 0.10% less from 124.36 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.

Nippon Life Invsts Americas reported 62,530 shares. Fdx Advisors accumulated 2,888 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Oarsman Cap Inc holds 12,794 shares or 0.77% of its portfolio. Wooster Corthell Wealth Incorporated owns 5,316 shares for 0.37% of their portfolio. Saturna Cap owns 111,144 shares. Boston Family Office Ltd Co stated it has 0.1% of its portfolio in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK). Raymond James And Associates reported 83,426 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Stone Ridge Asset Llc holds 0.02% in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) or 2,638 shares. Ibm Retirement Fund reported 0.11% stake. Hartford Financial Incorporated has invested 0.19% in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK). Apg Asset Mgmt Nv reported 158,245 shares. Schroder Invest Grp Inc holds 0.01% or 36,626 shares in its portfolio. Dana Invest reported 0.31% in Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK). Pitcairn owns 3,304 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. 1,577 are owned by Canandaigua Bancorp & Company.

Since September 7, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $164,766 activity.

Why Has Deutsche Bank Given Stanley Black \u0026 Decker (NYSE:SWK) a $136 Price Target

Deutsche Bank revealed to investors and clients in a recent note that it initiated coverage on Stanley Black \u0026 Decker (NYSE:SWK) stock, with Hold rating and a $136 PT.

Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) Ratings Coverage

Among 10 analysts covering Stanley Black & Decker Inc (NYSE:SWK), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Stanley Black & Decker Inc has $190 highest and $148 lowest target. $166.67’s average target is 29.77% above currents $128.43 stock price. Stanley Black & Decker Inc had 14 analyst reports since June 7, 2018 according to SRatingsIntel. On Friday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with “Overweight”. The stock of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) earned “Buy” rating by Nomura on Friday, October 26. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo on Tuesday, July 17 with “Outperform”. Wells Fargo maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $150 target in Friday, October 26 report. The rating was maintained by UBS with “Buy” on Thursday, August 30. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Monday, October 29 report. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of SWK in report on Friday, October 26 with “Overweight” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, June 7 by FBR Capital. Barclays Capital maintained Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) on Monday, July 23 with “Overweight” rating. On Monday, July 9 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”.

The stock decreased 0.20% or $0.26 during the last trading session, reaching $128.43. About 1.48M shares traded. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK) has declined 1.11% since November 9, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.73% the S&P500.

Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. provides tools and storage, commercial electronic security, and engineered fastening systems worldwide. The company has market cap of $19.40 billion. The Company’s Tools & Storage segment provides corded and cordless electric power tools and equipment, including drills, wrenches and drivers, grinders, saws, routers, and sanders; pneumatic tools and fasteners, such as nail guns, nails, staples, and anchors; lawn and garden products comprising trimmers, mowers, edgers, and related accessories; home products, such as vacuums, paint tools, and cleaning appliances; power tool accessories that include drill and router bits, abrasives, and saw blades; measuring, leveling, and layout tools; planes, hammers, demolition tools, knives, saws, chisels, and industrial and automotive tools; and storage products, such as tool boxes, sawhorses, medical cabinets, and engineered storage products. It has a 19.3 P/E ratio. The companyÂ’s Security segment offers alarm monitoring, video surveillance, fire alarm monitoring, systems integration, and system maintenance services; markets asset tracking, infant protection, pediatric protection, patient protection, wander management, fall management, and emergency call products; sells automatic doors, commercial hardware, locking mechanisms, electronic keyless entry systems, keying systems, and tubular and mortise door locksets.

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