Diageo P L C (DEO) Holder St James Investment Company Decreased Holding by $18.39 Million as Shares Rose; Community Financial Services Group Has Lifted Its Holding in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) by $303,550

January 20, 2018 - By Winifred Garcia

Community Financial Services Group Llc increased its stake in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) by 12.45% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Community Financial Services Group Llc bought 2,335 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.85% with the market. The institutional investor held 21,087 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.74 million, up from 18,752 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Community Financial Services Group Llc who had been investing in Johnson & Johnson for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $395.89B market cap company. The stock increased 0.30% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $147.36. About 8.74 million shares traded or 57.98% up from the average. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 12.54% since January 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500.

St James Investment Company Llc decreased its stake in Diageo P L C (DEO) by 41.43% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. St James Investment Company Llc sold 139,299 shares as the company’s stock rose 5.26% with the market. The institutional investor held 196,956 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $26.02M, down from 336,255 at the end of the previous reported quarter. St James Investment Company Llc who had been investing in Diageo P L C for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $89.00B market cap company. The stock increased 0.06% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $145.24. About 364,586 shares traded. Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) has risen 12.82% since January 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.88% the S&P500.

Among 25 analysts covering Diageo (NYSE:DEO), 16 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Diageo had 41 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Thursday, September 28 with “Buy”. As per Friday, July 31, the company rating was maintained by Kepler Cheuvreux. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, October 26 by HSBC. Berenberg downgraded Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) on Wednesday, September 13 to “Hold” rating. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Friday, November 20. As per Thursday, September 24, the company rating was maintained by Beaufort Securities. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Thursday, October 29 by Credit Suisse. The stock of Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) earned “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, September 23. The rating was upgraded by BNP Paribas to “Outperform” on Friday, September 11. Jefferies maintained Diageo plc (NYSE:DEO) on Monday, June 19 with “Buy” rating.

St James Investment Company Llc, which manages about $1.41B and $888.87 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Brookfield Asset Mgmt Inc (NYSE:BAM) by 46,811 shares to 1.60 million shares, valued at $66.13M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Monsanto Co New (NYSE:MON) by 7,515 shares in the quarter, for a total of 510,543 shares, and has risen its stake in Jones Lang Lasalle Inc (NYSE:JLL).

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