Wilkins Investment Counsel Has Cut At&T (T) Stake by $561,444; Valuation Declined; Pioneer Investment Management Holding in Norwegian Cruise Line LTD (NCLH) Decreased as Market Value Rose

January 14, 2018 - By Adrian Mccoy

Pioneer Investment Management Inc decreased its stake in Norwegian Cruise Line Ltd (NCLH) by 8.25% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Pioneer Investment Management Inc sold 106,675 shares as the company’s stock rose 3.46% with the market. The institutional investor held 1.19M shares of the marine transportation company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $64.13M, down from 1.29 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Pioneer Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Norwegian Cruise Line Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $13.22 billion market cap company. The stock increased 3.01% or $1.69 during the last trading session, reaching $57.85. About 2.06M shares traded or 1.21% up from the average. Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ:NCLH) has risen 6.36% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.34% the S&P500.

Wilkins Investment Counsel Inc decreased its stake in At&T (T) by 11.47% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Wilkins Investment Counsel Inc sold 14,396 shares as the company’s stock declined 7.81% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 111,149 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $4.35M, down from 125,545 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Wilkins Investment Counsel Inc who had been investing in At&T for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $226.53 billion market cap company. The stock increased 1.15% or $0.42 during the last trading session, reaching $36.9. About 31.18M shares traded. AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) has declined 0.52% since January 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.22% the S&P500.

Analysts await AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) to report earnings on January, 24. They expect $0.65 earnings per share, down 1.52% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.66 per share. T’s profit will be $3.99 billion for 14.19 P/E if the $0.65 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.74 actual earnings per share reported by AT&T Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -12.16% negative EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 1.15 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 77 investors sold T shares while 609 reduced holdings. 106 funds opened positions while 696 raised stakes. 3.34 billion shares or 1.04% more from 3.31 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bridgeway Capital Mgmt has 0.16% invested in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). First Comml Bank Sioux Falls invested 1.86% in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). Sequent Asset reported 29,970 shares or 0.69% of all its holdings. Greenwood Assoc Ltd holds 0.05% or 5,631 shares. Kelly Lawrence W Assoc Ca invested in 17,581 shares or 0.13% of the stock. Cubic Asset Management Ltd has 133,280 shares for 1.47% of their portfolio. Biondo Inv Advsr Ltd Liability Company invested in 87,724 shares. Parkside Finance Bancorporation Tru has 0.47% invested in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T). Bath Savings Trust accumulated 76,157 shares. 64,742 were accumulated by Checchi Capital Advisers Ltd. Wealth Enhancement Advisory Service Limited Liability Company holds 0.08% or 25,920 shares in its portfolio. Hartline reported 5,531 shares. Segment Wealth Mngmt Limited accumulated 0.18% or 17,550 shares. Oregon Employees Retirement Fund accumulated 1.18 million shares. Regentatlantic Capital has invested 0.92% of its portfolio in AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T).

Among 29 analysts covering AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 34% are positive. AT&T Inc. had 68 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was downgraded by UBS to “Neutral” on Wednesday, September 28. As per Tuesday, July 25, the company rating was maintained by Oppenheimer. Independent Research upgraded it to “Hold” rating and $39 target in Tuesday, October 25 report. Jefferies maintained the shares of T in report on Thursday, April 7 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, June 28 by Deutsche Bank. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Buckingham Research on Friday, June 24. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, July 18 by Cowen & Co. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, August 8 report. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Monday, April 18 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Saturday, September 5 by Oppenheimer.

Analysts await Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH) to report earnings on February, 28. They expect $0.63 EPS, up 31.25% or $0.15 from last year’s $0.48 per share. NCLH’s profit will be $143.94 million for 22.96 P/E if the $0.63 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.86 actual EPS reported by Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -66.13% negative EPS growth.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 selling transactions for $716.92 million activity. Apollo Management Holdings GP – LLC sold $306.96 million worth of stock or 5.63M shares. Star NCLC Holdings Ltd. had sold 7.50 million shares worth $409.28M on Wednesday, August 16.

Pioneer Investment Management Inc, which manages about $65.36B and $31.40 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Paypal Holdings Inc by 3.08M shares to 4.88 million shares, valued at $312.27M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in American Homes 4 Rent Llc (NYSE:AMH) by 301,838 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.24 million shares, and has risen its stake in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG).

Among 20 analysts covering Norwegian Cruise Line (NASDAQ:NCLH), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 55% are positive. Norwegian Cruise Line had 47 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH) on Thursday, October 19 with “Buy” rating. The stock of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH) has “Mkt Perform” rating given on Wednesday, November 23 by Bernstein. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Wednesday, August 5 by Stifel Nicolaus. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, August 3 report. On Thursday, March 17 the stock rating was upgraded by SunTrust to “Buy”. The stock of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH) earned “Buy” rating by Tigress Financial on Monday, November 27. As per Monday, August 10, the company rating was downgraded by Zacks. As per Tuesday, October 4, the company rating was initiated by Macquarie Research. The rating was initiated by Buckingham Research on Friday, February 19 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Friday, August 12.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.82 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.50, from 1.32 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 16 investors sold NCLH shares while 85 reduced holdings. 57 funds opened positions while 127 raised stakes. 200.67 million shares or 4.01% more from 192.93 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. J Goldman & Company Lp accumulated 75,800 shares. Legal General Gp Plc has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH). Alliancebernstein Lp reported 0.09% of its portfolio in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH). Moreover, Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas has 0.06% invested in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH) for 1.21M shares. 19,649 are held by Aqr Cap Ltd Com. Proshare Advisors Ltd stated it has 73,751 shares. Morgan Stanley invested 0.02% in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH). 601,678 were accumulated by Franklin Res. Sei Invs Comm owns 105,470 shares. Thomas J Herzfeld holds 1.12% of its portfolio in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH) for 46,944 shares. 139,126 are owned by Three Peaks Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company. Moreover, Credit Agricole S A has 0.11% invested in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH). Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt holds 0.01% or 3,000 shares in its portfolio. Primecap Mngmt Ca has invested 0.22% in Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:NCLH). Stifel Fincl reported 30,923 shares.

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