Mufg Americas Holdings Has Cut Constellation Brands (STZ) Stake By $601,920; Highvista Strategies Raised Kimberly Clark (KMB) Stake By $816,000

April 21, 2018 - By Louis Casey

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Highvista Strategies Llc increased Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) stake by 80% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Highvista Strategies Llc acquired 6,800 shares as Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB)’s stock declined 10.91%. The Highvista Strategies Llc holds 15,300 shares with $1.85M value, up from 8,500 last quarter. Kimberly Clark Corp now has $35.02B valuation. The stock decreased 3.20% or $3.31 during the last trading session, reaching $100.03. About 5.16 million shares traded or 109.88% up from the average. Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) has declined 18.78% since April 21, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.33% the S&P500.

Mufg Americas Holdings Corp decreased Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) stake by 4.15% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Mufg Americas Holdings Corp sold 2,640 shares as Constellation Brands Inc (STZ)’s stock declined 2.39%. The Mufg Americas Holdings Corp holds 60,912 shares with $13.92M value, down from 63,552 last quarter. Constellation Brands Inc now has $44.34 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.89% or $2.04 during the last trading session, reaching $227.58. About 1.18M shares traded. Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) has risen 33.47% since April 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 21.92% the S&P500.

Among 23 analysts covering Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Therefore 65% are positive. Constellation Brands had 83 analyst reports since August 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, August 2 by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo on Thursday, January 4 with “Buy”. Cowen & Co maintained Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) on Thursday, March 29 with “Buy” rating. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with “Buy” rating and $174.0 target in Friday, January 8 report. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, October 6 report. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, August 27 with “Buy”. As per Monday, January 8, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. SunTrust maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, October 6 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Pivotal Research given on Thursday, April 6. Morgan Stanley maintained it with “Buy” rating and $20400 target in Friday, June 9 report.

Mufg Americas Holdings Corp increased Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) stake by 401,140 shares to 512,733 valued at $90.48 million in 2017Q4. It also upped Ishares Tr (IVE) stake by 20,926 shares and now owns 341,002 shares. Vanguard Intl Equity Index F (VWO) was raised too.

Analysts await Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) to report earnings on July, 5. They expect $2.49 earnings per share, up 6.41% or $0.15 from last year’s $2.34 per share. STZ’s profit will be $485.14 million for 22.85 P/E if the $2.49 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.90 actual earnings per share reported by Constellation Brands, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 31.05% EPS growth.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q4 2017. Its up 0.10, from 1.14 in 2017Q3. It improved, as 43 investors sold STZ shares while 243 reduced holdings. 97 funds opened positions while 257 raised stakes. 140.30 million shares or 2.61% less from 144.05 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Cornerstone Advisors owns 93 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Mu Invs holds 0.02% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) or 100 shares. Braun Stacey owns 1.33% invested in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) for 86,938 shares. Ww Asset Mgmt Inc holds 0.12% or 15,260 shares in its portfolio. Pggm Invests reported 67,200 shares. Patten Grp Inc Inc has invested 0% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). New York State Teachers Retirement Sys holds 0.16% or 300,535 shares. 13,944 were accumulated by Spinnaker Trust. Covington Mngmt has invested 0.01% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). Park Presidio Cap Ltd Co stated it has 260,000 shares or 9.22% of all its holdings. Essex Fin Service Incorporated has 0.12% invested in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). Nelson Van Denburg And Campbell Wealth Mngmt Group Inc Ltd Liability Co invested in 0.01% or 104 shares. Strategic Advsrs Limited Liability Co owns 3,294 shares for 0.24% of their portfolio. Lone Pine Cap Limited Liability Company reported 5.81% in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). Amer National Registered Inv Advisor holds 0.56% or 5,165 shares.

Since January 30, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $6.69 million activity. Shares for $687,672 were sold by FROMBERG BARRY A on Monday, April 2. $1.47M worth of stock was sold by LOCKE JAMES A III on Tuesday, April 17. $4.09 million worth of Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) shares were sold by Klein David Eric.

Highvista Strategies Llc decreased Cbre Group Inc (NYSE:CBG) stake by 26,400 shares to 64,700 valued at $2.80 million in 2017Q4. It also reduced Liberty Interactive Corp stake by 14,500 shares and now owns 45,300 shares. Westar Energy Inc (NYSE:WR) was reduced too.

Among 18 analysts covering Kimberly-Clark (NYSE:KMB), 2 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 11% are positive. Kimberly-Clark had 60 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Friday, June 30 by RBC Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Monday, October 26 by B. Riley & Co. The firm has “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Monday, December 14. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Tuesday, October 25 by UBS. B. Riley & Co maintained Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) rating on Tuesday, October 25. B. Riley & Co has “Neutral” rating and $128 target. Citigroup maintained Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) rating on Friday, August 11. Citigroup has “Neutral” rating and $131 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, March 24 report. JP Morgan downgraded the stock to “Underweight” rating in Friday, October 20 report. Wells Fargo maintained Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB) on Thursday, April 19 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with “Neutral” on Tuesday, October 24.

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