National Asset Management Has Raised Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Stake; Westcorp (WES) Has 0.75 Sentiment

March 17, 2018 - By Vivian Currie

National Asset Management Inc increased Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) stake by 5.78% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. National Asset Management Inc acquired 2,940 shares as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)’s stock rose 6.85%. The National Asset Management Inc holds 53,766 shares with $6.99 million value, up from 50,826 last quarter. Johnson & Johnson now has $358.65B valuation. The stock increased 0.47% or $0.62 during the last trading session, reaching $133.68. About 14.23M shares traded or 80.70% up from the average. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 12.54% since March 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500.

Western Gas Partners, LP acquires, develops, owns, and operates midstream energy assets in the Rocky Mountains, North-central Pennsylvania, and Texas. The company has market cap of $7.24 billion. It is involved in gathering, processing, compressing, treating, and transporting natural gas, condensate, natural gas liquids, and crude oil. It has a 35.86 P/E ratio. Western Gas Holdings, LLC serves as the general partner of Western Gas Partners, LP.

National Asset Management Inc decreased Select Sector Spdr Tr (XLU) stake by 13,959 shares to 5,742 valued at $305,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced Ishares Tr (IJJ) stake by 2,614 shares and now owns 2,268 shares. Ishares Tr (ITOT) was reduced too.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.87 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.04, from 0.83 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 45 investors sold JNJ shares while 871 reduced holdings. 111 funds opened positions while 645 raised stakes. 1.71 billion shares or 0.90% less from 1.73 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Banque Pictet & Cie invested in 2.53% or 858,711 shares. Foothills Asset Ltd accumulated 13,774 shares. Arcadia Investment Management Mi has invested 0.23% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Swiss Bankshares accumulated 10.78M shares. Summit Asset Management Ltd stated it has 12,158 shares. Invesco Limited owns 6.66 million shares. Chilton Cap Mngmt Lc reported 81,820 shares stake. Cognios Capital Lc holds 1,669 shares. Bokf Na reported 305,836 shares stake. Sentry Investments Corp reported 62,600 shares. Leisure Capital Management has invested 2.03% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Reliant Investment Limited Liability invested in 0.35% or 3,195 shares. Wellington Mgmt Gru Limited Liability Partnership holds 30.80M shares or 0.92% of its portfolio. Ariel Investments Lc has 1.49% invested in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Tradewinds Capital Mgmt Ltd invested 0.46% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ).

Among 23 analysts covering Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), 11 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Johnson & Johnson had 91 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo with “Buy” on Wednesday, October 18. Piper Jaffray reinitiated Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) on Monday, October 5 with “Neutral” rating. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, October 5 report. Citigroup maintained Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) on Tuesday, February 27 with “Neutral” rating. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 25 by Citigroup. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Friday, June 16. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Thursday, January 26 by Wells Fargo. The stock of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, October 18. The company was maintained on Friday, January 12 by Wells Fargo. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, August 15.

Since February 15, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $20.17 million activity. $20.17 million worth of stock was sold by Stoffels Paulus on Thursday, February 15.

The stock increased 2.35% or $1.07 during the last trading session, reaching $46.62. About 704,126 shares traded or 13.08% up from the average. Western Gas Partners, LP (WES) has risen 10.32% since March 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.38% the S&P500.

C V Starr & Co Inc holds 11.94% of its portfolio in Western Gas Partners, LP for 50,000 shares. Rr Advisors Llc owns 1.52 million shares or 10.58% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors Lp has 5.98% invested in the company for 9.11 million shares. The Texas-based Center Coast Capital Advisors Lp has invested 5.16% in the stock. Heronetta Management L.P., a New York-based fund reported 163,600 shares.

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