Gamco Investors Et Al Lifted By $5.54 Million Its Patterson Companies (PDCO) Position; P.A.M. Transport Services (PTSI) Sellers Decreased By 16.19% Their Shorts

February 18, 2018 - By Stephen Andrade

P.A.M. Transport Services (NASDAQ:PTSI) had a decrease of 16.19% in short interest. PTSI’s SI was 8,800 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 16.19% from 10,500 shares previously. With 19,100 avg volume, 1 days are for P.A.M. Transport Services (NASDAQ:PTSI)’s short sellers to cover PTSI’s short positions. The SI to P.A.M. Transport Services’s float is 0.42%. The stock increased 0.06% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $35.99. About 5,563 shares traded. P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTSI) has declined 13.34% since February 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.04% the S&P500.

Gamco Investors Inc Et Al increased Patterson Companies Inc (PDCO) stake by 11.41% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Gamco Investors Inc Et Al acquired 145,668 shares as Patterson Companies Inc (PDCO)’s stock declined 2.93%. The Gamco Investors Inc Et Al holds 1.42M shares with $54.96 million value, up from 1.28M last quarter. Patterson Companies Inc now has $2.94B valuation. The stock increased 2.42% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $31.75. About 1.93M shares traded or 4.93% up from the average. Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) has declined 4.97% since February 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.67% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.25 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.46, from 0.79 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 39 investors sold PDCO shares while 102 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 130 raised stakes. 88.39 million shares or 5.32% more from 83.93 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Ing Groep Nv accumulated 7,118 shares. Btim has invested 0% in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). The Massachusetts-based Geode Mgmt Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.01% in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). Fenimore Asset Management invested in 1.55% or 996,970 shares. 7,650 were reported by Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky. Moreover, Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd Llc has 0.11% invested in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). State Common Retirement Fund reported 0.02% in Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO). State Of Wisconsin Inv Board accumulated 64,674 shares. Hightower Advsr Ltd, Illinois-based fund reported 8,905 shares. Kennedy Capital Mgmt holds 0.06% or 90,712 shares. 885,174 were accumulated by Thompson Siegel And Walmsley Ltd. Verition Fund Management Ltd, Connecticut-based fund reported 17,382 shares. Lombard Odier Asset Mngmt (Usa) holds 53,000 shares. Blair William & Il has 9,621 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Ims reported 31,456 shares.

Since October 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $54,833 activity. $27,285 worth of Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) was sold by GUGINO ANN B.

Gamco Investors Inc Et Al decreased Adient Plc Ord Shs stake by 93,009 shares to 2,648 valued at $222,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings stake by 71,273 shares and now owns 4.48M shares. Time Warner Inc Com (NYSE:TWX) was reduced too.

Among 16 analysts covering Patterson Companies Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO), 2 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. Patterson Companies Inc. had 35 analyst reports since August 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Underperform” rating given on Wednesday, August 24 by Bank of America. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Sell” on Tuesday, October 17. As per Thursday, July 6, the company rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. UBS initiated the stock with “Neutral” rating in Thursday, October 6 report. The stock of Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) earned “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, November 22. The rating was upgraded by Piper Jaffray on Friday, August 28 to “Overweight”. The stock of Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) earned “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, December 8. The stock has “Sell” rating by UBS on Tuesday, July 11. The rating was downgraded by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, December 6 to “Underweight”. The company was maintained on Monday, September 25 by Robert W. Baird.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.56 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.12, from 0.44 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 4 investors sold P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. shares while 14 reduced holdings. 5 funds opened positions while 5 raised stakes. 1.50 million shares or 1.71% less from 1.53 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Morgan Stanley holds 0% of its portfolio in P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTSI) for 300 shares. Blackrock has 153,030 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Jpmorgan Chase has 5,900 shares. Meeder Asset Mgmt Incorporated has 0% invested in P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTSI) for 90 shares. Prelude Capital Mgmt Lc accumulated 3,118 shares. Spark Investment Limited Liability Com invested in 0.01% or 8,600 shares. Bridgeway Management invested 0.01% of its portfolio in P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTSI). Horrell Mgmt owns 0.37% invested in P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTSI) for 28,070 shares. Millennium Mngmt Limited has invested 0% of its portfolio in P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTSI). Acadian Asset Limited invested 0% in P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTSI). Renaissance Tech Ltd Liability Company stated it has 334,200 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. California Pub Employees Retirement System holds 0% in P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTSI) or 46,200 shares. Royal Bancorporation Of Canada, Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 38,900 shares. Deutsche Commercial Bank Ag holds 0% of its portfolio in P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTSI) for 6 shares. Wells Fargo Mn invested in 568 shares or 0% of the stock.

P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a truckload transportation and logistics firm in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company has market cap of $226.85 million. The firm is involved in the transportation of general commodities. It has a 28.65 P/E ratio. The Company’s freight primarily consists of automotive parts; expedited goods; and consumer goods, including general retail store merchandise, and manufactured goods, such as heating and air conditioning units.

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