Dst Sys Del (DST) Shares Rose While Enterprise Financial Services Has Increased Holding; Parametric Portfolio Associates Stake in Schlumberger LTD (SLB) Cut by $3.15 Million

November 15, 2017 - By Marguerite Chambers

Enterprise Financial Services Corp increased its stake in Dst Sys Inc Del (DST) by 87.64% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Enterprise Financial Services Corp bought 7,090 shares as the company’s stock rose 2.31% with the market. The institutional investor held 15,180 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $937,000, up from 8,090 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Enterprise Financial Services Corp who had been investing in Dst Sys Inc Del for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $3.58B market cap company. It closed at $59.38 lastly. It is down 0.59% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.11% the S&P500.

Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc decreased its stake in Schlumberger Ltd (SLB) by 2% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc sold 48,463 shares as the company’s stock declined 11.04% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 2.37 million shares of the oilfield services and equipment company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $156.23M, down from 2.42M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc who had been investing in Schlumberger Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $86.97 billion market cap company. The stock declined 0.46% or $0.29 reaching $62.49 per share. About 53,987 shares traded. Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) has declined 3.30% since November 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500.

Among 4 analysts covering DST Systems (NYSE:DST), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. DST Systems had 10 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, January 29 by Robert W. Baird. Morgan Stanley maintained DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) on Monday, October 23 with “Equal-Weight” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 3 by Robert W. Baird. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 10 by Robert W. Baird. The company was maintained on Friday, October 20 by Robert W. Baird. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Friday, August 14 by Zacks. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, August 31 by Robert W. Baird. The stock of DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, October 23 by Robert W. Baird. Zacks upgraded DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) on Friday, August 28 to “Sell” rating.

Enterprise Financial Services Corp, which manages about $200.39M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Enterprise Financial Service (NASDAQ:EFSC) by 80,946 shares to 548,045 shares, valued at $22.36M in 2017Q2, according to the filing.

More important recent DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “DST Systems (DST) Looks Promising: Should You Buy the Stock?” on October 25, 2017, also Nasdaq.com published article titled: “DST Systems (DST) Q3 Earnings & Revenues Beat Estimates”, Nasdaq.com published: “Should Value Investors Pick DST Systems (DST) Stock Now?” on November 10, 2017. More interesting news about DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “DST Systems’ (DST) CEO Steve Hooley on Q3 2017 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” with publication date: October 20, 2017.

Since May 16, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 1 insider sale for $1.19 million activity. 164 DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) shares with value of $19,911 were bought by Bryan Lowell L.

Investors sentiment increased to 6.41 in Q2 2017. Its up 5.53, from 0.88 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 29 investors sold DST shares while 12 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 210 raised stakes. 102.71 million shares or 292.09% more from 26.20 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Alpha Windward Lc has 462 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Smithfield Tru reported 0.06% of its portfolio in DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST). London Co Of Virginia owns 2.16 million shares. Qs Invsts Ltd Liability Corporation reported 4,560 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Quantitative Inv Mgmt Ltd Com has 17,000 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Sterling Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability stated it has 965,760 shares. Moreover, Northern Tru Corp has 0.01% invested in DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST) for 550,312 shares. Btim invested in 538,752 shares or 0.53% of the stock. Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 88,912 shares. Texas Permanent School Fund invested 0.04% of its portfolio in DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST). Ing Groep Nv has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST). Aviva Public Ltd Company has 36,230 shares. Legal General Public Ltd Co invested 0.01% of its portfolio in DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST). Ent Fincl Services has invested 0.47% in DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE:DST). Sumitomo Mitsui Tru Hldgs invested in 0% or 3,416 shares.

Among 35 analysts covering Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB), 27 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 77% are positive. Schlumberger Limited. had 123 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Standpoint Research upgraded Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) rating on Wednesday, August 26. Standpoint Research has “Hold” rating and $90.0 target. The company was maintained on Wednesday, April 26 by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Wednesday, August 30 with “Buy”. Piper Jaffray maintained Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) on Thursday, July 20 with “Buy” rating. On Saturday, August 22 the stock rating was maintained by Evercore with “Buy”. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, April 25. The firm has “Focus Stock” rating by Howard Weil given on Monday, January 25. As per Monday, April 25, the company rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley. The stock of Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) earned “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, March 29. The stock of Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) earned “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, September 1.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.29, from 1.17 in 2017Q1. It turned negative, as 99 investors sold SLB shares while 590 reduced holdings. 91 funds opened positions while 513 raised stakes. 1.07 billion shares or 0.68% less from 1.08 billion shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Bp Plc holds 160,000 shares or 0.39% of its portfolio. Boston Private Wealth Limited Com invested in 0.79% or 305,201 shares. Louisiana State Employees Retirement stated it has 86,200 shares or 0.28% of all its holdings. Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Limited Liability Com stated it has 0.02% in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB). 485,038 were reported by State Of Tennessee Treasury Department. Atlas Browninc has invested 0.4% of its portfolio in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB). Salient Capital Advsr Limited reported 34,831 shares. Aristotle Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation accumulated 162,239 shares or 0.09% of the stock. State Of Wisconsin Invest Board reported 0.39% stake. Moreover, State Common Retirement Fund has 0.32% invested in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) for 3.73 million shares. Commonwealth Bancshares Of Australia, Australia-based fund reported 451,772 shares. Sandy Spring National Bank owns 85,520 shares. Longer Investments stated it has 30,725 shares or 1.77% of all its holdings. Ftb Advsrs invested in 0.09% or 13,130 shares. Bahl & Gaynor has invested 0.27% in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB).

Parametric Portfolio Associates Llc, which manages about $81.23 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Rite Aid Corp Com (NYSE:RAD) by 320,633 shares to 2.08 million shares, valued at $6.13M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Staples Inc (NASDAQ:SPLS) by 1.03M shares in the quarter, for a total of 2.13M shares, and has risen its stake in Intel Corp (NASDAQ:INTC).

Since May 30, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 2 selling transactions for $2.87 million activity. SANDVOLD TORE I sold $349,100 worth of stock or 5,000 shares. The insider CURRIE PETER L S bought $250,203.

More important recent Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Schlumberger Points To The ‘Paradigm Shift’ Taking Place” on October 24, 2017, also Seekingalpha.com published article titled: “Schlumberger – The Slump Is Officially Over”, Moodys.com published: “Moody’s rates Schlumberger Finance Canada notes A1; stable outlook” on November 14, 2017. More interesting news about Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Schlumberger Could Start Firing On All Cylinders” with publication date: October 25, 2017.

Analysts await Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) to report earnings on January, 19. They expect $0.45 earnings per share, up 66.67% or $0.18 from last year’s $0.27 per share. SLB’s profit will be $626.28 million for 34.72 P/E if the $0.45 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.42 actual earnings per share reported by Schlumberger Limited. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 7.14% EPS growth.

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our free daily email newsletter:


Recent Posts