August 17, 2018 – By Ash Maslow
Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust Of Nj decreased its stake in International Business Machs (IBM) by 14.29% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust Of Nj sold 2,000 shares as the company’s stock declined 9.42% with the market. The institutional investor held 12,000 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $1.84M, down from 14,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust Of Nj who had been investing in International Business Machs for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $133.42B market cap company. The stock increased 0.57% or $0.83 during the last trading session, reaching $146.17. About 1.72 million shares traded. International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has declined 6.24% since August 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.81% the S&P500. Some Historical IBM News: 16/05/2018 – IT Services Market in Latin America 2018-2022 with Accenture, Capgemini, HCL Technologies, IBM, and Sonda Dominating – ResearchAndMarkets.com; 26/04/2018 – HOST HOTELS & RESORTS INC – COMPANIES WILL COLLABORATE TO DEVELOP PREDICTIVE MODELS DESIGNED TO IMPROVE INVESTMENT DECISIONS; 19/03/2018 – IBM’s 5 Tech Predictions for the Next 5 Years (Video); 29/03/2018 – IBM: Impact of Changes Offset Each Other Within 2018 Expectations of at Least $13.80 of Operating EPS; 14/05/2018 – Apttus’ Intelligent Middle Office Platform on IBM Cloud Will Help Customers Generate Greater Revenue, Maximize Business; 23/05/2018 – IBM gives jobs boost to Emmanuel Macron’s pitch to tech groups; 05/04/2018 – IBM joins group building a blockchain-based global identity network; 19/03/2018 – lntersections Inc. Launches Al-Powered Identity Theft Protection with IBM Watson; 17/04/2018 – IBM Earnings: There Are a Lot of Moving Parts Here — Barron’s Blog; 06/03/2018 – PacketFabric Offers Connectivity to IBM Cloud
Psagot Investment House Ltd increased its stake in Total Syste(Tss (TSS) by 20.59% based on its latest 2018Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Psagot Investment House Ltd bought 22,350 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.07% with the market. The institutional investor held 130,920 shares of the miscellaneous company at the end of 2018Q1, valued at $11.29M, up from 108,570 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Psagot Investment House Ltd who had been investing in Total Syste(Tss for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $17.34 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.57% or $0.54 during the last trading session, reaching $95.05. About 686,371 shares traded. Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) has risen 44.40% since August 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.83% the S&P500. Some Historical TSS News: 24/04/2018 – TOTAL SYSTEM SERVICES INC – SEES 2018 ADJUSTED DILUTED EPS ATTRIBUTABLE TO TSYS COMMON SHAREHOLDERS $4.25 TO $4.35; 11/05/2018 – TOTAL SYSTEM SERVICES – 2023 NOTES WILL MATURE ON JUNE 1, 2023 AND THE 2028 NOTES WILL MATURE ON JUNE 1, 2028 – SEC FILING; 24/04/2018 – TOTAL SYSTEM SERVICES INC SEES 2018 TOTAL REVENUES (GAAP) $3,900 MLN TO $4,000 MLN; 24/04/2018 – TOTAL SYSTEM SERVICES INC – SEES 2018 DILUTED EPS (GAAP) $3.00 TO $3.10; 27/03/2018 – DP POLAND PLC – TOTAL SYSTEM SALES UP 51% TO PLN 58 MLN IN 2017; 24/04/2018 – Total System Services 1Q Net $141.8M; 07/05/2018 – ALLEGIANT TRAVEL CO – APRIL 2018 TOTAL SYSTEM AVAILABLE SEAT MILES OF 1.27 BLN, UP 9.0%; 02/05/2018 – Delta Air April Total System Load Factor 85.1%; 03/04/2018 – DELTA AIR LINES INC – MARCH TOTAL SYSTEM LOAD FACTOR 86.9% VS 85.8% IN MARCH 2017; 23/05/2018 – TSYS and Nationwide Celebrate 10-Year Anniversary With Contract Renewal
More notable recent International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Analysts lower IBM targets after earnings” on July 19, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Big Blue – Are We Staying Blue?” published on July 22, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “IBM And Event Investing” on August 14, 2018. More interesting news about International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “IBM About To Pummel The Bears” published on July 31, 2018 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “3 Top Large-Cap Stocks to Buy Right Now” with publication date: August 17, 2018.
Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust Of Nj, which manages about $229.13M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Universal Display Corp (NASDAQ:OLED) by 3,000 shares to 5,000 shares, valued at $505,000 in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Ultra Clean Hldgs Inc (NASDAQ:UCTT) by 22,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 50,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Control4 Corp (NASDAQ:CTRL).
Investors sentiment increased to 1.11 in Q1 2018. Its up 0.08, from 1.03 in 2017Q4. It increased, as 60 investors sold IBM shares while 560 reduced holdings. 117 funds opened positions while 570 raised stakes. 501.15 million shares or 0.58% less from 504.07 million shares in 2017Q4 were reported. Of Vermont reported 43,516 shares. American Savings Bank reported 3,767 shares. Alpine Woods Cap Investors Limited Liability Company invested 0.06% of its portfolio in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM). Donaldson Cap Management Ltd Com, a Indiana-based fund reported 149,230 shares. Maryland Cap Management owns 5,392 shares or 0.12% of their US portfolio. Beck Capital Llc stated it has 1,570 shares. Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Commerce accumulated 0.19% or 85,588 shares. Diversified Investment Strategies Ltd Liability Com invested in 1.54% or 10,261 shares. Martingale Asset Mgmt Lp holds 0.91% or 461,960 shares. Df Dent invested in 10,716 shares. Clarkston Capital Prtn Ltd Liability Company holds 1.43% of its portfolio in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) for 237,727 shares. Family Firm Inc owns 2,915 shares for 0.17% of their portfolio. Private holds 0.1% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) or 2,050 shares. Carroll Financial Assocs holds 9,727 shares. 13,883 are owned by Institute For Wealth Mgmt Limited.
Analysts await International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) to report earnings on October, 16. They expect $3.43 earnings per share, up 3.94% or $0.13 from last year’s $3.3 per share. IBM’s profit will be $3.13B for 10.65 P/E if the $3.43 EPS becomes a reality. After $3.08 actual earnings per share reported by International Business Machines Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 11.36% EPS growth.
Among 34 analysts covering International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), 14 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 16 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. International Business Machines had 134 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, October 18 by Citigroup. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Tuesday, July 19 report. Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of IBM in report on Thursday, March 31 with “Overweight” rating. Jefferies maintained International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) rating on Wednesday, July 12. Jefferies has “Sell” rating and $12500 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, January 19 report. As per Tuesday, July 18, the company rating was maintained by Oppenheimer. As per Thursday, January 18, the company rating was maintained by Bank of America. On Friday, March 9 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Buy”. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 19 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, July 19 by Morgan Stanley.
Since February 23, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 3 selling transactions for $4.46 million activity. $2.01 million worth of International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) was sold by Clementi Erich on Friday, February 23.
Among 32 analysts covering Total System Services (NYSE:TSS), 18 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Total System Services had 119 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 24 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird on Thursday, January 18. The company was maintained on Monday, February 26 by Mizuho. The stock of Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, May 8 by Goldman Sachs. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $102.0 target in Wednesday, January 24 report. Wood upgraded Total System Services, Inc. (NYSE:TSS) on Monday, April 11 to “Outperform” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, April 25 by Robert W. Baird. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 14 by Citigroup. The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 25 by Citigroup. As per Wednesday, April 25, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse.
Since February 23, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $30.42 million activity. WEAVER DORENDA K sold 24,160 shares worth $2.18M. TOMLINSON PHILIP W sold $20.77M worth of stock. Another trade for 69,827 shares valued at $6.17 million was sold by Todd Paul M.
Psagot Investment House Ltd, which manages about $2.31B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ishares (Ewp) (EWP) by 135,538 shares to 724,925 shares, valued at $23.57M in 2018Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Hedj Us (HEDJ) by 86,043 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 463,710 shares, and cut its stake in Vangrd Emrg(Vwo (VWO).
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