September 1, 2017 – By Adrian Mccoy
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company decreased its stake in Du Pont E I De Nemours & Co (DD) by 0.52% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company sold 36,230 shares as the company’s stock rose 0.43% with the market. The institutional investor held 6.95M shares of the major chemicals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $510.25 million, down from 6.99M at the end of the previous reported quarter. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company who had been investing in Du Pont E I De Nemours & Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $73.48 billion market cap company. It is 0.00% or $0 reaching $83.93 per share. It is down 20.82% since September 1, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.12% the S&P500.
Strategic Financial Services Inc increased its stake in Cvs Health Corporation (CVS) by 49.92% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Strategic Financial Services Inc bought 21,334 shares as the company’s stock declined 4.23% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 64,069 shares of the medical and nursing services company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $5.06 million, up from 42,735 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Strategic Financial Services Inc who had been investing in Cvs Health Corporation for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $79.32 billion market cap company. The stock rose 0.94% or $0.73 reaching $78.03 per share. About 3.34 million shares traded. CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) has declined 24.40% since September 1, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 41.10% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.03, from 0.8 in 2016Q3. It worsened, as 55 investors sold DD shares while 447 reduced holdings. 95 funds opened positions while 291 raised stakes. 604.94 million shares or 1.06% more from 598.58 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Cullinan reported 13,500 shares. 4,079 are held by Sii Investments Wi. Highfields Mngmt Ltd Partnership stated it has 4.75% in E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD). Park National Oh has 0.78% invested in E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD). Palisade Cap Lc Nj invested in 12,163 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Atlantic Tru Gru Llc stated it has 0.04% in E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD). Azimuth Capital Management Limited Company holds 0.22% of its portfolio in E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) for 35,288 shares. Alpha Windward Ltd Liability Co accumulated 145 shares. 79,703 are held by Cullen Frost Bankers. Fiera holds 3,900 shares. Amg Natl Savings Bank invested in 27,490 shares or 0.17% of the stock. Smith Asset Mngmt Grp Ltd Partnership invested in 0.44% or 206,555 shares. Cadence State Bank Na owns 10,941 shares. 670 were accumulated by Jolley Asset Ltd Llc. Investec Asset Management holds 0.01% or 20,363 shares.
More important recent E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) news were published by: Schaeffersresearch.com which released: “US Stocks Set to Rise Despite Subpar August Jobs Data” on September 01, 2017, also Thestreet.com published article titled: “Dow, Dupont Merger Official, Three-Way Split on Deck but Road Is Rocky”, Finance.Yahoo.com published: “Why Is DuPont (DD) Down 4.7% Since the Last Earnings Report?” on August 28, 2017. More interesting news about E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) was released by: Reuters.com and their article: “FTC says it closes investigation of Honeywell, Du Pont agreements” with publication date: August 11, 2017.
Among 18 analysts covering Du Pont (NYSE:DD), 8 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. Du Pont had 51 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of DD in report on Friday, December 4 with “Sector Perform” rating. On Wednesday, July 27 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Equalweight”. On Wednesday, January 20 the stock rating was maintained by Argus Research with “Buy”. On Monday, August 7 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, September 22 by Citigroup. The firm has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, July 3. Bernstein upgraded E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) on Friday, January 8 to “Outperform” rating. On Tuesday, June 28 the stock rating was downgraded by JP Morgan to “Neutral”. The stock of E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) earned “Sector Perform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 29. Argus Research maintained it with “Buy” rating and $80 target in Tuesday, December 8 report.
Since March 28, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 insider sales for $8.04 million activity. $3.68 million worth of E I Du Pont De Nemours And Co (NYSE:DD) was sold by FANANDAKIS NICHOLAS C on Tuesday, March 28.
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, which manages about $70.21 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) by 104,060 shares to 11.52 million shares, valued at $614.95M in 2016Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Pepsico Inc (NYSE:PEP) by 362,505 shares in the quarter, for a total of 5.67 million shares, and has risen its stake in Union Pac Corp (NYSE:UNP).
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.24, from 0.98 in 2016Q3. It worsened, as 135 investors sold CVS shares while 627 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 440 raised stakes. 830.51 million shares or 0.72% less from 836.58 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Robeco Institutional Asset Bv reported 375,593 shares. Weatherly Asset Mngmt Limited Partnership reported 0.84% stake. Chilton Cap Management Ltd Com owns 106,206 shares. Jarislowsky Fraser invested 0.83% in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS). Linscomb & Williams Inc has invested 0.02% in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS). Brookmont Capital Mngmt has 0.31% invested in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) for 9,878 shares. Moreover, Mai Capital has 0.57% invested in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS). Mark Sheptoff Planning Ltd Liability Corp owns 52,790 shares. Berkshire Asset Mngmt Ltd Pa owns 5,573 shares for 0.06% of their portfolio. Wellington Shields Cap Management Llc holds 0.53% in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) or 40,470 shares. Oak Ridge Invs Lc holds 107,011 shares. Toth Finance Advisory Corporation holds 90,564 shares or 2.05% of its portfolio. Water Island Cap Lc owns 0.09% invested in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) for 16,591 shares. Gam Holdg Ag holds 0.67% of its portfolio in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) for 483,587 shares. Gradient Invs Limited Liability Com, a Minnesota-based fund reported 348 shares.
Among 23 analysts covering CVS Health (NYSE:CVS), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. CVS Health had 38 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, December 17 by Goldman Sachs. The stock has “Buy” rating by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, August 8. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Monday, August 10 by Argus Research. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer on Monday, November 2. The stock of CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) has “Strong Buy” rating given on Monday, November 2 by S&P Research. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, February 2. The company was downgraded on Monday, June 20 by Morgan Stanley. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Citigroup on Thursday, August 17. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Hold” on Thursday, August 20. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, August 16 by Jefferies.
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