Amtrust Financial (NASDAQ:AFSI) One of Today's Biggest Losers - Down by 5.63%

While having a peek at profitability ratios Amtrust Financial (NASDAQ:AFSI) has trailing twelve month gross margin at 0%, its trailing twelve month operating margin stands at 1% whereas its trailing twelve month net profit margin spots at -1.3%. AmTrust Financial Services has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $16.33. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. The rating was downgraded by Telsey Advisory Group on Wednesday, May 11 to "Market Perform". Previously Amtrust Financial (NASDAQ:AFSI) reported $-0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.09 by $-0.13 with surprise factor of -144.4%.

Claar Advisors Llc increased Copart Inc (CPRT) stake by 145.24% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Moreover, G2 Investment Partners Management Llc has 1.83% invested in the company for 97,820 shares. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. increased its stake in AmTrust Financial Services by 1.4% in the second quarter. Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) has risen 37.41% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 75.04% the S&P500. Its down 0.04, from 1.15 in 2017Q1.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of AFSI. Intact, Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 51,300 shares. Vertex One Asset Mgmt reported 70,000 shares. State Common Retirement Fund holds 0% or 113,087 shares. (NASDAQ:CPRT) or 856 shares. Clinton Grp Inc has 0.07% invested in Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR). The SI to Dasan Zhone Solutions Incorporated's float is 0.11%. (NASDAQ:CPRT) for 22,656 shares. 98,909 are held by Riverhead Cap Mngmt Lc. Federated Pa has 25,729 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The insider now directly owns 535,946 shares worth $5,086,128. Sheets Smith Wealth Mgmt owns 1.24% invested in Copart, Inc. First Quadrant Limited Partnership Ca holds 0.01% or 42,992 shares in its portfolio. State Street Corp reported 3.29M shares. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.46, a quick ratio of 0.53 and a current ratio of 0.53. California Pub Employees Retirement has invested 0.03% in Copart, Inc. On Thursday, September 3 the stock rating was maintained by William Blair with "Buy". Therefore 0 are positive. Office Depot had 21 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. JP Morgan maintained Copart, Inc. The stock of Copart, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating by Compass Point given on Thursday, February 11. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, October 24 by FBR Capital. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has "Hold" rating and $17.5000 target. Jefferies maintained Copart, Inc. The company was upgraded on Thursday, July 30 by UBS. Credit Agricole initiated Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) on Tuesday, December 15 with "Underperform" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, June 9 by FBR Capital.

AmTrust Financial Services (NASDAQ:AFSI) last released its earnings results on Wednesday, November 8th. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.47 earnings per share. It turned negative, as 68 investors sold AmTrust Financial Services Inc shares while 49 reduced holdings.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.75 in 2017 Q2.

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Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $69,610 activity.

Shares of Amtrust Financial (NASDAQ:AFSI) now have an Average Brokerage Recommendation of 1.67, number of Recs in ABR is 3 while industry rank of the company by ABR is 225 out of 265.

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Just yesterday Amtrust Financial Services (NDAQ:AFSI) traded -0.36% lower at $9.43. 69,324 were reported by Manufacturers Life The. BidaskClub cut shares of AmTrust Financial Services from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Friday, August 11th. The Germany-based Deutsche Financial Bank Ag has invested 0% in AmTrust Financial Services Inc (NASDAQ:AFSI). Amtrust Financial (NASDAQ:AFSI)'s price sits -26.51% off from its 50-day moving average of $13.09 and -41.32% away from the stock's 200-day moving average which is $13.8. Aperio Group Inc Lc reported 83,062 shares. Amtrust Financial Services now has $1.82 billion valuation. Boston Partners lifted its stake in shares of AmTrust Financial Services by 291.8% in the 2nd quarter. On Monday, May 15 Ungar Stephen sold $65,400 worth of AmTrust Financial Services Inc (NASDAQ:AFSI) or 5,000 shares. (AFSI) in trading session dated Jun. 15, 2017.

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