Ithaka Group Boosted Microsoft (MSFT) Holding; Thor Industries (THO) Shorts Increased By 13.55%

June 17, 2018 - By Marie Mckinney

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Thor Industries Inc (NYSE:THO) had an increase of 13.55% in short interest. THO’s SI was 4.04M shares in June as released by FINRA. Its up 13.55% from 3.56M shares previously. With 992,200 avg volume, 4 days are for Thor Industries Inc (NYSE:THO)’s short sellers to cover THO’s short positions. The SI to Thor Industries Inc’s float is 8%. The stock increased 0.19% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $98.69. About 1.36M shares traded or 12.69% up from the average. Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) has risen 3.20% since June 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.37% the S&P500. Some Historical THO News: ; 08/03/2018 – THOR MINING: TO FOCUS ON TUNGSTEN AND COPPER INTERESTS; 07/03/2018 – THOR INDUSTRIES 2Q EPS CONT OPS $1.51, EST. $1.93; 22/04/2018 – “Infinity War” stands to benefit from a string of surprisingly strong Marvel Studios hits, including “Black Panther” and “Thor: Ragnarok.”; 24/05/2018 – THOR MINING PLC THRL.L – ENGAGED IN THIRD PARTY DISCUSSIONS WITH REGARD TO ITS KEY TUNGSTEN PROJECTS AND THAT INTEREST IS INTENSIFYING; 28/03/2018 – THOR MINING THR BUY PACT FOR TUNGSTEN & COPPER PROSPECTS; 19/04/2018 – NARA: Lecture and Book Signing with Brad Thor; 07/03/2018 – Thor Industries 2Q Net $79.8M; 28/03/2018 – THOR MINING TO BUY BONYA TUNGSTEN & COPPER PROSPECTS FROM ROX; 04/04/2018 – Thor Industries Management Roadshow Set By CL King for Apr. 11; 18/05/2018 – Excellent Preliminary Metallurgical Test Work Results for Thor’s Segilola Gold Project

Ithaka Group Llc increased Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) stake by 4568.5% reported in 2018Q1 SEC filing. Ithaka Group Llc acquired 301,064 shares as Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)’s stock rose 3.08%. The Ithaka Group Llc holds 307,654 shares with $28.08M value, up from 6,590 last quarter. Microsoft Corporation now has $769.32B valuation. The stock decreased 1.27% or $1.29 during the last trading session, reaching $100.13. About 37.25 million shares traded or 26.19% up from the average. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 41.28% since June 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 28.71% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: ; 17/05/2018 – Microsoft has unveiled a new Xbox controller with customizable features for disabled gamers; 14/03/2018 – Terrestrial Energy Signs Fuel Testing Contract with European Commission Joint Research Centre; 09/05/2018 – WALMART TO INVEST IN FLIPKART GROUP; 17/05/2018 – Even multibillionaires like Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates have their weaknesses; 09/03/2018 – KBR Takes Part in More than $32 Billion in 2018 Project Kickoffs, Completions, an Industrial Info News Alert; 29/03/2018 – Microsoft Executive Vice President Terry Myerson to Leave Company; 05/05/2018 – BUFFETT SAYS CHANGE IN U.S. CORPORATE TAX LAW WAS GOOD FOR SHAREHOLDERS GENERALLY; 03/04/2018 – RiskSense Partners with WhiteHat Security for App Security Risk Management; 04/04/2018 – Global Machine Translation Market 2018-2023 with Major Players Microsoft, IBM, Google and Lionbridge Technologies Profiled – ResearchAndMarkets.com; 26/04/2018 – MICROSOFT CFO SAYS DYNAMICS 365 AND LINKEDIN SHOULD ALSO CONTINUE TO DRIVE DOUBLE-DIGIT REVENUE GROWTH – CONF CALL

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.74 in 2018 Q1. Its down 0.03, from 0.77 in 2017Q4. It dropped, as 49 investors sold MSFT shares while 1035 reduced holdings. 142 funds opened positions while 665 raised stakes. 5.38 billion shares or 1.45% less from 5.46 billion shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Deltec Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 2.57% or 140,900 shares. 73,541 are held by Lafayette Investments Inc. Robeco Institutional Asset Mngmt Bv accumulated 1.55% or 3.64M shares. New York-based Hollow Brook Wealth Ltd has invested 4.24% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). The New York-based Alleghany Corp De has invested 7.49% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Renaissance Gp Ltd Llc holds 1.33% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 427,378 shares. Windward Co Ca invested in 23,437 shares. Cubic Asset Mngmt Limited Company stated it has 121,930 shares. Marco Inv Management Limited Liability Corporation has 1.64% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 115,497 shares. The Connecticut-based Aqr Capital Management Ltd Llc has invested 1.47% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Addison Capital reported 10,195 shares. 17,000 are owned by Yorktown Research Inc. Holderness Com reported 57,990 shares stake. Magnetar Fincl Llc, a Illinois-based fund reported 5,573 shares. Shikiar Asset Mgmt Incorporated owns 7,412 shares.

Since February 16, 2018, it had 1 buying transaction, and 4 sales for $1.39 million activity. Shares for $1.01M were sold by Capossela Christopher C on Thursday, June 7. PETERSON SANDRA E bought 5,400 shares worth $550,606.

More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “Microsoft (MSFT) Puts Rumors to Rest by Confirming GitHub Buyout” on June 14, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “For Microsoft The Future Is Now” published on June 13, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Nvidia: The Rally Might Just Be Getting Started” on June 17, 2018. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Thestreet.com and their article: “Why Microsoft Is Ratcheting Up Its Hardware and Chip Ambitions” published on June 14, 2018 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Leaked Microsoft Document Points to Dual-Screen Mobile Device” with publication date: June 13, 2018.

Ithaka Group Llc decreased Mastercard Inc. (NYSE:MA) stake by 4,799 shares to 194,763 valued at $34.12M in 2018Q1. It also reduced Paypal Holdings Inc. stake by 6,780 shares and now owns 238,884 shares. Adobe Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) was reduced too.

Among 37 analysts covering Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), 31 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 84% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 196 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Monday, November 27, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. UBS maintained it with “Buy” rating and $11000 target in Thursday, April 19 report. Wunderlich upgraded the shares of MSFT in report on Friday, October 21 to “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) rating on Tuesday, August 22. Jefferies has “Sell” rating and $49.0 target. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Friday, July 21. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, July 20 by BMO Capital Markets. Wunderlich maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, January 29 report. On Tuesday, January 23 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, April 27 by J.P. Morgan. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Underperform” rating in Friday, January 29 report.

Thor Industries, Inc., through its subsidiaries, designs, makes, and sells recreational vehicles, and related parts and accessories primarily in the United States and Canada. The company has market cap of $5.20 billion. It operates through Towable Recreational Vehicles and Motorized Recreational Vehicles divisions. It has a 11.88 P/E ratio. The firm offers travel trailers under the Airstream Classic, International, Tommy Bahama, Flying Cloud, Sport, and Basecamp trade names, as well as Interstate series of Class B motorhomes; gasoline and diesel Class A and Class C motorhomes under the Four Winds, Hurricane, Chateau, Windsport, Axis, Vegas, Tuscany, Palazzo, Aria, Quantum, Compass, Gemini, A.C.E., Alante, Precept, Greyhawk, and Redhawk trade names; and luxury Class A motorhomes under Insignia, Aspire, Anthem, and Cornerstone trade names.

Among 14 analysts covering Thor Industries Inc (NYSE:THO), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Thor Industries Inc had 41 analyst reports since September 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup maintained it with “Buy” rating and $118 target in Friday, June 9 report. The stock of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, June 6 by BMO Capital Markets. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Hold” rating and $110.0 target in Tuesday, September 19 report. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, December 8 by Argus Research. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 15 by Stifel Nicolaus. On Tuesday, September 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Northcoast to “Buy”. Robert W. Baird maintained Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) rating on Monday, October 30. Robert W. Baird has “Buy” rating and $136.0 target. The firm has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Tuesday, November 28. The stock has “Buy” rating by Wellington Shields on Wednesday, September 28. The stock of Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) earned “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, June 8.

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