840K shares changed hands by the end of trading on Friday. Volume was up 83.23% over the stocks average daily volume.
Here are some other firms who have updated their holdings. Bank Of Montreal /can/ reduced its investment by shedding 2,525 shares a decrease of 18.8%. Bank Of Montreal /can/ controls 10,905 shares with a value of $192,000. The value of the position overall is down by 19.3%. Baird Financial Group, Inc. augmented its holdings by buying 41,269 shares an increase of 30.1% in the quarter. Baird Financial Group, Inc. currently owns 178,581 shares valued at $3,161,000. The total value of its holdings increased 45.7%.
Morgan Stanley cut its stake by selling 34,580 shares a decrease of 11.8% as of 03/31/2017. Morgan Stanley claims 259,004 shares worth $4,584,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 1.2%. As of quarter end Nomura Holdings Inc had acquired a total of 279,800 shares growing its position 6,661.9%. The value in dollars went from $72,000 to $5,018,000 a change of 6,869.4% for the reporting period.
On November 8 the company was upgraded to “Outperform” from “Outperform” in a report issued by Avondale Partners. On September 8, 2016 Oppenheimer started covering the stock giving it an initial rating of “Perform”.
On March 2 Barclays held the stock rating at “Overweight” and lowered the price expectation from $20.00 to $19.00. On January 29 analysts at Guggenheim Securities issued its first research report on the stock with a rating of “Neutral”.
January 4 investment analysts at Barclays made no change to the company rating of “Overweight” and moved up the price target to $20.00 from $18.00. Citigroup initiated coverage on NYLD setting a rating of “Buy”.
The company is trading up by 2.58 percent from yesterday’s close. The company announced a dividend for shareholders that was paid on Thursday the 15th of June 2017. The dividend payment was $0.270 per share for the quarter or $1.08 annualized. The dividend yield was $6.03. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday the 30th of May 2017.
Shares of the company are trading at $17.90 barely above the 50 day moving average of $17.63 and just a bit higher than the 200 day moving average of $17.08. The 50 day moving average moved up $0.27 and the 200 day average went up by +4.82%.
The most current P/E ratio is 35.80 and the market cap of the company is 1.75B.
NRG Yield, Inc., launched on December 20, 2012, is a holding company. The Business’s segments include Conventional Generation, Renewables, Thermal and Corporate. The Business’s businesses are segregated based on conventional power generation, renewable businesses, which consist of solar and wind, and the thermal and chilled water business. The Company holds interest in Alta Wind Asset Management Holdings, LLC, Alta Wind Company, LLC, Alta Wind X Holding Company, LLC and Alta Wind XI Holding Company, LLC. As of December 31, 2016, these collectively owned seven wind facilities that totaled 947 megawatts (MW) located in Tehachapi, California, and a portfolio of associated land leases (the Alta Wind Portfolio)..