Brant Point Investment Management Has Trimmed Its Constellation Brands (STZ) Stake; Jabre Capital Partners Sa Has Decreased Its Microsoft (MSFT) Position

January 14, 2018 - By Dolores Ford

Jabre Capital Partners Sa decreased Microsoft Corp (MSFT) stake by 46.34% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Jabre Capital Partners Sa sold 44,900 shares as Microsoft Corp (MSFT)’s stock rose 4.75%. The Jabre Capital Partners Sa holds 52,000 shares with $3.87 million value, down from 96,900 last quarter. Microsoft Corp now has $691.23 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.73% or $1.52 during the last trading session, reaching $89.6. About 24.27 million shares traded or 8.63% up from the average. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 34.52% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500.

Brant Point Investment Management Llc decreased Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) stake by 32.12% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Brant Point Investment Management Llc sold 9,733 shares as Constellation Brands Inc (STZ)’s stock rose 13.40%. The Brant Point Investment Management Llc holds 20,567 shares with $4.10 million value, down from 30,300 last quarter. Constellation Brands Inc now has $42.54B valuation. The stock decreased 0.70% or $1.53 during the last trading session, reaching $217.52. About 4.27 million shares traded or 170.72% up from the average. Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) has risen 17.20% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.50% the S&P500.

Jabre Capital Partners Sa increased Deutsche Bank A G (Prn) stake by 2.00 million shares to 13.00M valued at $13.70 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Twilio Inc stake by 36,000 shares and now owns 96,000 shares. Cloudera Inc was raised too.

Among 35 analysts covering Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), 29 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 142 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was upgraded on Monday, January 23 by Tigress Financial. The company was maintained on Friday, January 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, July 21 by Barclays Capital. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned “Hold” rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, June 1. The rating was maintained by Nomura on Tuesday, April 19 with “Buy”. The stock has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, October 27. Bernstein maintained the shares of MSFT in report on Tuesday, December 12 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 13 by BMO Capital Markets. As per Friday, December 8, the company rating was maintained by Evercore. The company was maintained on Monday, August 21 by Stifel Nicolaus.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.83 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 0.82 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 40 investors sold MSFT shares while 952 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 708 raised stakes. 5.51 billion shares or 0.32% less from 5.53 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. North Star Asset Mngmt Inc owns 1.23% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 176,287 shares. Hrt Financial Ltd Liability owns 4,128 shares or 0.38% of their US portfolio. Security Bank Of Sioux City Iowa Ia has 1.92% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 26,309 shares. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 0.11% or 121,446 shares. Sound Shore Ct reported 2.23 million shares. Jefferies Group Limited Co holds 0.01% or 14,191 shares. Staley Capital Advisers reported 745,008 shares or 4.53% of all its holdings. Appleton Partners Inc Ma owns 98,226 shares for 1.23% of their portfolio. Ny State Common Retirement Fund has invested 2.28% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). California Public Employees Retirement Systems owns 2.06% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 18.62 million shares. Sentry Invs has invested 0.74% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Buffington Mohr Mcneal has invested 2.51% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Colony Grp Inc stated it has 404,466 shares or 2.06% of all its holdings. Yhb Investment Advsrs has 247,248 shares. Channing Capital Management Limited invested in 0.32% or 113,280 shares.

Analysts await Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) to report earnings on January, 25. They expect $0.86 EPS, up 3.61% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.83 per share. MSFT’s profit will be $6.63 billion for 26.05 P/E if the $0.86 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.84 actual EPS reported by Microsoft Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 2.38% EPS growth.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $513.86 million activity. Hood Amy sold 55,000 shares worth $4.00 million. Another trade for 26,763 shares valued at $1.98M was sold by COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE. $507.89 million worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) shares were sold by Morfit G Mason.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.02, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 40 investors sold STZ shares while 242 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 243 raised stakes. 144.05 million shares or 0.63% more from 143.15 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Amer International Group holds 0.04% or 51,254 shares. Webster National Bank N A accumulated 7,137 shares or 0.21% of the stock. Northern Trust Corporation has invested 0.1% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa owns 124,922 shares. Barnett & owns 306 shares. Illinois-based Ubs Oconnor has invested 1.35% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). California State Teachers Retirement has 273,854 shares. 152 are held by Ftb Advisors Inc. Moody Bankshares Tru Division invested in 0.05% or 5,127 shares. Arrow Fincl has invested 0.41% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). Century Cos Inc holds 1.59 million shares. Pennsylvania has invested 0.13% of its portfolio in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). Jnba Advsrs owns 37 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Lombard Odier Asset Management (Switzerland) Sa holds 0.02% or 1,100 shares. Tiaa Cref Inv Management Ltd Liability Company, New York-based fund reported 455,111 shares.

Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 selling transactions for $24.74 million activity. On Tuesday, October 10 the insider FROMBERG BARRY A sold $520,000. 50,000 shares valued at $10.47M were sold by MULLIN THOMAS J on Friday, October 13. Shares for $616,644 were sold by Newlands William A on Monday, October 9. Hackett William F. sold $2.47 million worth of Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) on Wednesday, August 23.

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