Texas Permanent School Fund Upped Its Copart (CPRT) Holding; Marketaxess Holdings (MKTX) Sellers Increased By 23.93% Their Shorts

November 15, 2017 - By Marguerite Chambers

Marketaxess Holdings Incorporated (NASDAQ:MKTX) had an increase of 23.93% in short interest. MKTX’s SI was 779,300 shares in November as released by FINRA. Its up 23.93% from 628,800 shares previously.

With 306,700 avg volume, 3 days are for Marketaxess Holdings Incorporated (NASDAQ:MKTX)’s short sellers to cover MKTX’s short positions. The SI to Marketaxess Holdings Incorporated’s float is 2.15%. About 4,222 shares traded. MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) has risen 40.00% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.30% the S&P500.

Texas Permanent School Fund increased Copart Inc (CPRT) stake by 102.24% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Texas Permanent School Fund acquired 75,663 shares as Copart Inc (CPRT)’s stock declined 0.66%. The Texas Permanent School Fund holds 149,668 shares with $4.76 million value, up from 74,005 last quarter. Copart Inc now has $8.28B valuation. The stock declined 0.14% or $0.05 reaching $35.83 on the news. About 33,256 shares traded. Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) has risen 37.41% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500.

Texas Permanent School Fund decreased Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS) stake by 5,394 shares to 102,857 valued at $22.82M in 2017Q2. It also reduced Texas Instrs Inc (NASDAQ:TXN) stake by 12,141 shares and now owns 279,937 shares. Air Prods & Chems Inc (NYSE:APD) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 9.26 in Q2 2017. Its up 8.06, from 1.2 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 23 investors sold CPRT shares while 8 reduced holdings. 51 funds opened positions while 236 raised stakes. 337.64 million shares or 298.34% more from 84.76 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Syntal Ltd Liability holds 0.11% or 8,092 shares. Clarkston Capital Ptnrs Ltd Llc holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) for 11,374 shares. Schwab Charles Invest Mgmt owns 889,890 shares. Rocky Mountain Advisers Llc reported 0.02% of its portfolio in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT). Ny State Teachers Retirement Sys reported 0.03% of its portfolio in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT). Moreover, Breton Hill Capital Limited has 0.2% invested in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) for 33,883 shares. Mig Cap Limited Liability invested 6.17% of its portfolio in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT). 201,569 were accumulated by Metropolitan Life Ins. 7.42 million were reported by Principal Fincl Grp Incorporated. Moreover, Gotham Asset Management Ltd Llc has 0.19% invested in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) for 415,040 shares. Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado stated it has 42,869 shares. The Ohio-based Private Trust Company Na has invested 0.1% in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT). Credit Agricole S A has 0% invested in Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) for 25,818 shares. Creative Planning invested in 0% or 2,380 shares. Utah Retirement holds 0.03% or 36,322 shares in its portfolio.

Among 9 analysts covering Copart (NASDAQ:CPRT), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 22% are positive. Copart had 19 analyst reports since January 15, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Northcoast given on Thursday, August 25. The firm has “Buy” rating by Bank of America given on Friday, September 23. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, April 5 by Gabelli. As per Thursday, July 6, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, September 22. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 9. Jefferies maintained Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT) on Friday, May 26 with “Hold” rating. As per Friday, January 15, the company rating was initiated by Jefferies. The rating was upgraded by CL King on Thursday, February 25 to “Neutral”. The rating was initiated by Susquehanna with “Neutral” on Friday, August 26.

Among 7 analysts covering MarketAxess Holdings (NASDAQ:MKTX), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. MarketAxess Holdings had 20 analyst reports since September 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, August 31 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. On Wednesday, January 25 the stock rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to “Neutral”. Raymond James maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $219 target in Thursday, July 27 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 3 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, April 8 by Wood. Wood maintained it with “Market Perform” rating and $103 target in Wednesday, September 9 report. The stock of MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) has “Market Perform” rating given on Monday, June 20 by William Blair. The stock of MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) earned “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, January 31. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Raymond James given on Tuesday, January 3. On Thursday, October 22 the stock rating was upgraded by Wood to “Outperform”.

Since May 17, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 sales for $2.99 million activity. Another trade for 9,286 shares valued at $1.87 million was made by McPherson Kevin M on Thursday, June 8. Casper Stephen P sold $42,481 worth of stock. Shares for $1.12 million were sold by Themelis Nicholas.

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