Frontier Capital Management Co Boosted Its Unitil (UTL) Stake; Harvest Capital Strategies Has Trimmed By $481,500 Its Agrium (AGU) Position

February 15, 2018 - By Nellie Frank

Frontier Capital Management Co Llc increased Unitil Corporation (UTL) stake by 1.75% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Frontier Capital Management Co Llc acquired 16,392 shares as Unitil Corporation (UTL)’s stock rose 3.99%. The Frontier Capital Management Co Llc holds 951,407 shares with $47.06M value, up from 935,015 last quarter. Unitil Corporation now has $633.72 million valuation. The stock increased 0.73% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $42.77. About 21,762 shares traded. Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) has risen 18.00% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.30% the S&P500.

Harvest Capital Strategies Llc decreased Agrium Inc (AGU) stake by 9% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Harvest Capital Strategies Llc sold 4,500 shares as Agrium Inc (AGU)’s stock declined 10.74%. The Harvest Capital Strategies Llc holds 45,500 shares with $4.88 million value, down from 50,000 last quarter. Agrium Inc now has $16.09 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.36% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $115. About 833,843 shares traded or 158.06% up from the average. Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has risen 5.50% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 11.20% the S&P500.

Among 25 analysts covering Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU), 14 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Agrium Inc. had 78 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was upgraded by Zacks on Tuesday, September 22 to “Hold”. The stock of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, July 10 by Scotia Capital. The stock of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has “Hold” rating given on Tuesday, May 31 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, February 13 by RBC Capital Markets. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of AGU in report on Tuesday, November 7 with “Hold” rating. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of AGU in report on Monday, December 21 with “Market Perform” rating. The stock of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, August 10 by Stifel Nicolaus. The stock of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) earned “Outperform” rating by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, January 24. The stock of Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, June 21 by Altacorp. RBC Capital Markets maintained Agrium Inc. (NYSE:AGU) rating on Wednesday, October 21. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $110.0 target.

Harvest Capital Strategies Llc increased Deere & Co (NYSE:DE) stake by 18,000 shares to 48,000 valued at $6.03M in 2017Q3. It also upped Ascena Retail Group Inc (NASDAQ:ASNA) stake by 9.90 million shares and now owns 11.90 million shares. Everbridge Inc was raised too.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.64 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.28, from 1.36 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 7 investors sold UTL shares while 32 reduced holdings. 18 funds opened positions while 46 raised stakes. 8.44 million shares or 3.00% more from 8.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Los Angeles Capital Mgmt And Equity Rech Inc has invested 0% of its portfolio in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL). Georgia-based Invesco has invested 0% in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL). Wedge Cap Mgmt L Ltd Partnership Nc holds 9,784 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Moreover, Matarin Capital Mngmt Limited Liability has 0.02% invested in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL). California Employees Retirement Sys invested in 0% or 16,263 shares. Symphony Asset Management Lc invested in 12,298 shares. Monarch Ptnrs Asset Management Llc owns 158,698 shares. Pax World Mngmt Ltd owns 1.12% invested in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) for 396,177 shares. Acadian Asset Management Limited Liability holds 30,122 shares. Moreover, Oppenheimer And Incorporated has 0.02% invested in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) for 13,553 shares. Aperio Limited Liability holds 0.01% or 33,468 shares in its portfolio. Sei Invests Communication reported 28,300 shares. Foundry Prns Lc invested in 104,155 shares. First Tru Advisors Limited Partnership has 0% invested in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) for 11,233 shares. Aqr Limited Liability Com invested in 41,011 shares.

Among 3 analysts covering Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 33% are positive. Unitil Corporation had 9 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) earned “Buy” rating by Janney Capital on Tuesday, December 26. The firm has “Hold” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, June 5. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of UTL in report on Sunday, August 13 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Janney Capital on Friday, July 24. RBC Capital Markets upgraded the stock to “Sector Perform” rating in Monday, April 25 report. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Hold” on Wednesday, October 18. The company was maintained on Sunday, September 17 by RBC Capital Markets. Janney Capital downgraded Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) on Thursday, October 15 to “Neutral” rating.

Frontier Capital Management Co Llc decreased Control4 Corporation (NASDAQ:CTRL) stake by 708,121 shares to 566,478 valued at $16.69 million in 2017Q3. It also reduced Cdk Global Inc (NASDAQ:CDK) stake by 753,756 shares and now owns 1.41 million shares. Fortinet Inc. (NASDAQ:FTNT) was reduced too.

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