Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF)?

April 22, 2018 - By Henry Gaston

WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) LogoInvestors sentiment increased to 1.19 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.05, from 1.14 in 2017Q3. It is positive, as 24 investors sold WisdomTree Investments, Inc. shares while 56 reduced holdings. 31 funds opened positions while 64 raised stakes. 114.18 million shares or 3.56% less from 118.39 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
297,422 are held by Hl Fincl Ser Limited Liability Com. Carroll Financial accumulated 4,200 shares. Piedmont Inv Limited Liability Co holds 23,638 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Blackrock Incorporated accumulated 13.47 million shares. The Florida-based State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems has invested 0% in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Art Advisors Ltd Liability invested in 54,900 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Massachusetts-based Geode Capital Management Limited has invested 0% in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Legal & General Gru Public Limited Co reported 233,265 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Public Sector Pension Board accumulated 72,802 shares. Northern Trust Corporation has 1.56 million shares. Comml Bank Of Montreal Can invested 0% of its portfolio in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Moreover, Gsa Capital Partners Llp has 0.07% invested in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) for 88,200 shares. Virtus Inv Advisers has invested 0% in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF). Great West Life Assurance Co Can has 0% invested in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) for 152,848 shares. Mackenzie Fin has 0% invested in WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF).

Since December 15, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 8 insider sales for $11.36 million activity. The insider STEINHARDT MICHAEL H sold $4.49 million. Steinberg Jonathan L also sold $828,814 worth of WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) on Friday, February 16. $204,647 worth of WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) shares were bought by MacAlpine Kurt. The insider SALERNO FRANK sold $585,370.

WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) Ratings Coverage

Among 10 analysts covering WisdomTree Investments (NASDAQ:WETF), 4 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. WisdomTree Investments has $15.0 highest and $8.5 lowest target. $11.33’s average target is 19.89% above currents $9.45 stock price. WisdomTree Investments had 18 analyst reports since October 27, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Deutsche Bank maintained WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) rating on Friday, April 6. Deutsche Bank has “Buy” rating and $12 target. The company was maintained on Tuesday, February 6 by Citigroup. The stock of WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) earned “Hold” rating by Northland Capital on Friday, October 27. The company was maintained on Tuesday, February 13 by Morgan Stanley. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Tuesday, November 14 by Wood. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, April 11. Northland Capital maintained WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) rating on Tuesday, March 27. Northland Capital has “Hold” rating and $1100 target. Keefe Bruyette & Woods upgraded the shares of WETF in report on Tuesday, November 14 to “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, April 18 with “Outperform”. As per Wednesday, January 10, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Below is a list of WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) latest ratings and price target changes.

18/04/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Outperform New Target: $13 Maintain
11/04/2018 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $12.5000 Maintain
10/04/2018 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Hold New Target: $10.0000 Maintain
10/04/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $13 New Target: $12 Maintain
06/04/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $13 New Target: $12 Maintain
27/03/2018 Broker: Northland Capital Rating: Hold New Target: $11.0000 Maintain
06/03/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $14 New Target: $13 Maintain
13/02/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Old Rating: Equal-Weight New Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $14 New Target: $13 Maintain
06/02/2018 Broker: Citigroup Old Rating: Buy New Rating: Buy Old Target: $15 New Target: $13.5 Maintain
05/02/2018 Broker: Bank of America Old Rating: Underperform New Rating: Underperform Old Target: $10 New Target: $9.5 Maintain

The stock decreased 2.58% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $9.45. About 1.34 million shares traded. WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) has risen 5.72% since April 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.83% the S&P500.

WisdomTree Investments, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an exchange-traded funds sponsor and asset manager. The company has market cap of $1.43 billion. It offers ETFs in equities, currency, fixed income, and alternatives asset classes. It has a 47.25 P/E ratio. The firm also licenses its indexes to third parties for proprietary products, as well as offers a platform to promote the use of WisdomTree ETFs in 401(k) plans.

WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (NASDAQ:WETF) Institutional Positions Chart

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