Notable Price Action: Landauer Inc Rises A lot Today, Is Now One of The Best Performer

Notable Price Action: Landauer Inc Rises A lot Today, Is Now One of The Best Performer

The stock of Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR) is a huge mover today! About 57,627 shares traded hands or 13.26% up from the average. Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR) has risen 45.95% since March 7, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.35% the S&P500.
The move comes after 7 months positive chart setup for the $434.36 million company. It was reported on Oct, 10 by Barchart.com. We have $134.90 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:LDR worth $847.00M more.

Analysts await Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR) to report earnings on December, 12. They expect $0.29 earnings per share, down 27.50% or $0.11 from last year’s $0.4 per share. LDR’s profit will be $2.75 million for 39.42 P/E if the $0.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.49 actual earnings per share reported by Landauer Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -40.82% negative EPS growth.

Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR) Ratings Coverage

Out of 2 analysts covering Landauer (NYSE:LDR), 0 rate it a “Buy”, 1 “Sell”, while 1 “Hold”. This means 0 are positive. Landauer has been the topic of 2 analyst reports since August 16, 2016 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. The stock has “Underperform” rating given by Hilliard Lyons on Friday, July 1. The rating was downgraded by Sidoti to “Neutral” on Tuesday, August 16.

According to Zacks Investment Research, “Landauer Inc. is the world’s leading provider of analytical services to determine occupational and environmental radiation exposure. For more than fifty years, the company has provided complete radiation dosimetry services to hospitals, medical and dental offices, universities, national laboratories, and other industries in which radiation poses a potential threat to employees. Landauer’s services include the manufacture of various types of radiation detection monitors, the distribution and collection of the monitors to and from clients, and the analysis and reporting of exposure findings. The company provides its services to one.five million people in the United States, Japan, France, the United Kingdom, Brazil, Canada, China, Australia and other countries.”

Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment decreased to 1.13 in Q2 2016. Its down 0.36, from 1.49 in 2016Q1. The ratio dived, as 8 funds sold all Landauer Inc shares owned while 37 reduced positions. 15 funds bought stakes while 36 increased positions. They now own 8.13 million shares or 2.71% less from 8.35 million shares in 2016Q1.
Northern accumulated 0% or 128,454 shares. Prudential Fincl holds 0% or 23,504 shares in its portfolio. Punch Management has 267,460 shares for 1.27% of their US portfolio. Credit Suisse Ag has invested 0% of its portfolio in Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR). Virginia Retirement System Et Al accumulated 0.01% or 8,500 shares. The Minnesota-based Walleye Trading Lc has invested 0% in Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR). Blackrock Group Ltd has 16,937 shares for 0% of their US portfolio. California State Teachers Retirement System, a California-based fund reported 19,936 shares. Moreover, Blackrock Incorporated has 0% invested in Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR) for 1,206 shares. Pinebridge Investments L P reported 1,125 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Gsa Prtn Ltd Liability Partnership owns 26,621 shares or 0.06% of their US portfolio. Dimensional Fund Advsr Limited Partnership holds 0% of its portfolio in Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR) for 182,062 shares. Blackrock Advsrs Lc has 0.01% invested in the company for 315,499 shares. Lafitte Cap L P accumulated 60,002 shares or 1.63% of the stock. Arizona State Retirement System has invested 0% of its portfolio in Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR).

More notable recent Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Landauer, Inc. Appoints Teri Fontenot to Board of Directors” on September 28, 2016, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “Landauer, Inc. Reports Fiscal 2015 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Results” published on December 14, 2015, Prnewswire.com published: “Landauer, Inc. Names Mike Kaminski President And Chief Executive Officer …” on August 26, 2015. More interesting news about Landauer Inc (NYSE:LDR) were released by: Marketwatch.com and their article: “Landauer downgraded to underperform from neutral at Hilliard Lyons” published on December 21, 2009 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Landauer, Inc. Announces Financial Leadership Transition” with publication date: April 15, 2015.

LDR Company Profile

Landauer, Inc. (Landauer), incorporated on November 23, 1987, is a well-known provider of technical and analytical services to determine occupational and environmental radiation exposure. The Firm is a domestic well-known provider of outsourced medical physics services and a well-known provider of radiology related medical products. It operates in three business divisions: Radiation Measurement, Medical Physics and Medical Products. The Company’s services include the manufacture of various types of radiation detection monitors, the distribution and collection of the monitors to and from customers, and the analysis and reporting of exposure findings. The Company’s services are provided to approximately 1.8 million individuals around the globe. In addition to providing analytical services, the Company sells dosimetry detectors and reading equipment to clients that want to manage their own dosimetry programs, or into smaller international markets. The Firm offers its service for measuring the dosages of x-ray, gamma radiation and other penetrating ionizing radiations. The Company’s technology is marketed under the trade names Luxel+ and InLight.

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