Keystone Financial Planning Has Increased Its Paychex (PAYX) Stake; Highland Capital Management LP Increased Its Oracle (ORCL) Holding

February 21, 2018 - By Stephen Andrade

Keystone Financial Planning Inc increased Paychex (PAYX) stake by 27.05% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Keystone Financial Planning Inc acquired 19,008 shares as Paychex (PAYX)’s stock declined 2.74%. The Keystone Financial Planning Inc holds 89,276 shares with $5.35M value, up from 70,268 last quarter. Paychex now has $23.63 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.57% or $0.37 during the last trading session, reaching $65.78. About 384,574 shares traded. Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) has risen 11.22% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.48% the S&P500.

Highland Capital Management Lp increased Oracle Corp (ORCL) stake by 2400% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Highland Capital Management Lp acquired 96,000 shares as Oracle Corp (ORCL)’s stock rose 5.35%. The Highland Capital Management Lp holds 100,000 shares with $4.84 million value, up from 4,000 last quarter. Oracle Corp now has $206.57 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.02% or $0.011 during the last trading session, reaching $49.901. About 3.62M shares traded. Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has risen 14.08% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.62% the S&P500.

Among 18 analysts covering Paychex (NASDAQ:PAYX), 1 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 15 Hold. Therefore 6% are positive. Paychex had 44 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Market Perform” on Wednesday, October 4. On Wednesday, October 4 the stock rating was maintained by Bank of America with “Buy”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) rating on Wednesday, June 28. Stifel Nicolaus has “Hold” rating and $6100 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Sell” rating and $5400 target in Wednesday, June 28 report. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, December 22 by Compass Point. The firm has “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Wednesday, October 4. The stock has “Hold” rating by Citigroup on Monday, December 4. The rating was downgraded by William Blair to “Hold” on Friday, July 21. The stock of Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) has “Underperform” rating given on Thursday, December 22 by RBC Capital Markets. As per Monday, November 20, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets.

Since September 25, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 sales for $8.57 million activity. 34,311 shares were sold by Gioja Michael E, worth $2.36M. Shares for $703,546 were sold by Vossler Jennifer R. on Friday, October 6. 15,000 Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) shares with value of $900,000 were sold by Zaucha Laurie L.. $1.88M worth of stock was sold by MUCCI MARTIN on Thursday, October 5.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.01, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 57 investors sold PAYX shares while 263 reduced holdings. 65 funds opened positions while 260 raised stakes. 238.82 million shares or 0.48% more from 237.67 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 87,000 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Rfg Advisory Group Inc Ltd Com holds 0.56% or 14,150 shares in its portfolio. Loudon Inv Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 3,884 shares. Comml Bank Of Nova Scotia stated it has 0.02% in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). Fairfield Bush holds 9,600 shares or 0.18% of its portfolio. Hightower Advsrs Ltd Liability Corporation holds 96,528 shares. Mckinley Carter Wealth Services reported 3,846 shares. Assetmark Inc has invested 0% in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). Stone Run Lc has invested 1.84% of its portfolio in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). The Ohio-based Opus Cap Gru Ltd Liability has invested 0.16% in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX). Acg Wealth has 0.04% invested in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) for 4,136 shares. Commonwealth State Bank Of Australia has 0.01% invested in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) for 16,091 shares. Cleararc holds 0.13% of its portfolio in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) for 14,916 shares. Finemark National Bank & Trust Tru owns 0.04% invested in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX) for 11,109 shares. Tributary Ltd Liability invested 0.12% of its portfolio in Paychex, Inc. (NASDAQ:PAYX).

Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.18, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 67 investors sold ORCL shares while 498 reduced holdings. 122 funds opened positions while 519 raised stakes. 2.32 billion shares or 1.54% less from 2.35 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fayez Sarofim & stated it has 1.10 million shares or 0.28% of all its holdings. Moreover, Colonial Tru Advsrs has 0.93% invested in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL). Maryland-based Adams Diversified Equity Fund has invested 0.32% in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL). Swarthmore Group Inc reported 224,325 shares. Mirador Capital Ptnrs Limited Partnership, a California-based fund reported 8,467 shares. Crestwood Advisors Gru Lc holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) for 4,393 shares. Ruffer Llp reported 11.12% in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL). Sol Capital Mngmt Communication reported 49,725 shares stake. Strategic Llc reported 11,283 shares. Marathon Trading Mngmt Lc holds 0.2% in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) or 37,100 shares. Davis Selected Advisers has invested 0.81% in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL). Narwhal Capital Management invested 0.73% in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL). Vaughan David Invs Il has invested 1.33% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL). Rockefeller Financial Svcs reported 3.15 million shares. Lpl Finance Limited Liability, a California-based fund reported 394,104 shares.

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