Catawba Capital Management Has Cut Apple (AAPL) Position; Capital Advisors Has Cut Ford Mtr Co Del (F) Holding By $8.48 Million

November 15, 2017 - By Adrian Mccoy

Catawba Capital Management decreased Apple Inc (AAPL) stake by 1.47% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Catawba Capital Management sold 2,124 shares as Apple Inc (AAPL)’s stock rose 12.78%. The Catawba Capital

Management holds 142,782 shares with $20.56 million value, down from 144,906 last quarter. Apple Inc now has $879.71B valuation. The stock declined 0.67% or $1.14 reaching $170.2 per share. About 328,850 shares traded. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500.

Capital Advisors Inc decreased Ford Mtr Co Del (F) stake by 96.49% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Capital Advisors Inc sold 770,871 shares as Ford Mtr Co Del (F)’s stock declined 13.59%. The Capital Advisors Inc holds 28,008 shares with $313,000 value, down from 798,879 last quarter. Ford Mtr Co Del now has $47.75B valuation. The stock declined 0.25% or $0.03 reaching $11.99 per share. About 142,409 shares traded. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has declined 16.63% since November 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500.

Since May 16, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 selling transactions for $22.49 million activity. On Friday, June 2 Maestri Luca sold $735,898 worth of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) or 4,757 shares. Shares for $1.54 million were sold by Srouji Johny. The insider Riccio Daniel J. sold 11,949 shares worth $1.86 million. Shares for $9.91M were sold by FEDERIGHI CRAIG on Tuesday, May 23. The insider Cue Eduardo H sold 45,000 shares worth $6.92 million.

Among 49 analysts covering Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), 40 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 82% are positive. Apple Inc. has $20800 highest and $11 lowest target. $166.15’s average target is -2.38% below currents $170.2 stock price. Apple Inc. had 329 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Mizuho maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rating on Wednesday, February 1. Mizuho has “Buy” rating and $135 target. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, October 12 by Goldman Sachs. The rating was maintained by FBN Securities on Wednesday, April 27 with “Outperform”. Nomura maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rating on Friday, July 31. Nomura has “Buy” rating and $145 target. The stock of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) earned “Buy” rating by J.P. Morgan on Wednesday, September 13. UBS maintained it with “Buy” rating and $130 target in Wednesday, December 16 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, November 3 by Nomura. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, December 23 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by BTIG Research on Wednesday, March 1. The rating was maintained by Nomura on Wednesday, September 6 with “Buy”.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.68 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.04, from 0.64 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 62 investors sold AAPL shares while 1068 reduced holdings. 129 funds opened positions while 634 raised stakes. 3.06 billion shares or 2.38% less from 3.13 billion shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Livingston Gru Asset Co (Operating As Southport Capital Management) holds 3.34% or 52,649 shares in its portfolio. Magnetar Fincl Llc has invested 0.03% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Northstar Asset Ltd Llc reported 71,270 shares. Pension reported 3.91M shares or 3.35% of all its holdings. One Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 37,808 shares or 1.6% of its portfolio. Schwartz Invest Counsel holds 0.03% or 3,530 shares. Jackson Wealth Llc reported 42,060 shares. Ledyard Bancorporation owns 153,548 shares for 3.17% of their portfolio. Halsey Assocs Incorporated Ct invested in 162,138 shares or 4.79% of the stock. Cambridge Trust Comm accumulated 243,316 shares. 54,113 were reported by First Bank & Trust Of Newtown. Anderson Hoagland reported 30,015 shares stake. Moreover, Meridian Invest Counsel has 1.58% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). East Coast Asset Mngmt Lc stated it has 121,827 shares. Benedict Financial Advisors accumulated 39,107 shares.

Analysts await Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) to report earnings on January, 30. They expect $3.75 earnings per share, up 11.61% or $0.39 from last year’s $3.36 per share. AAPL’s profit will be $19.38 billion for 11.35 P/E if the $3.75 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.07 actual earnings per share reported by Apple Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 81.16% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.83 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.28, from 1.11 in 2017Q1. It turned negative, as 90 investors sold F shares while 355 reduced holdings. 76 funds opened positions while 292 raised stakes. 2.11 billion shares or 2.60% less from 2.17 billion shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Menta Capital Limited Liability owns 0.26% invested in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) for 196,983 shares. The California-based Pacific Alternative Asset Mgmt Company Lc has invested 0.52% in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). Moreover, Pinnacle Advisory Group has 0.01% invested in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) for 16,957 shares. Tarbox Family Office invested in 3,526 shares. Kessler Inv Lc invested in 0% or 100 shares. Sigma Planning holds 0.53% of its portfolio in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) for 500,534 shares. Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) Limited accumulated 21,000 shares. Fort Point Partners Ltd Llc invested in 0.3% or 48,353 shares. Liberty Mutual Gp Asset Inc holds 247,888 shares or 0.11% of its portfolio. Ballentine Prns Limited Com has 0.01% invested in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) for 10,816 shares. Regentatlantic Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.04% in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) or 44,150 shares. Carroll Fin Associate invested in 0.02% or 11,254 shares. Apriem Advsrs has invested 0.04% of its portfolio in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). Franklin Incorporated reported 87.70 million shares. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi holds 1.49 million shares or 0.28% of its portfolio.

Capital Advisors Inc increased Pbf Energy Inc (NYSE:PBF) stake by 18,538 shares to 492,490 valued at $10.96M in 2017Q2. It also upped Chimera Invt Corp stake by 23,377 shares and now owns 567,545 shares. Wisdomtree Tr (DLS) was raised too.

Analysts await Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) to report earnings on January, 25. They expect $0.44 earnings per share, up 46.67% or $0.14 from last year’s $0.3 per share. F’s profit will be $1.75 billion for 6.81 P/E if the $0.44 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.43 actual earnings per share reported by Ford Motor Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.33% EPS growth.

Since June 12, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $279,068 activity. Shares for $279,068 were sold by FARLEY JR JAMES D.

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