Guinness Asset Management LTD Increased Its Coca Cola Co (KO) Holding; Tieton Capital Management Has Lowered Its Barrett Business Services (BBSI) Holding

July 17, 2017 - By Linda Rogers

Tieton Capital Management Llc decreased Barrett Business Services (BBSI) stake by 3.15% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Tieton Capital Management Llc sold 6,170 shares as Barrett Business Services (BBSI)’s stock declined 10.92%. The Tieton Capital Management Llc holds 189,644 shares with $12.16 million value, down from 195,814 last quarter. Barrett Business Services now has $416.03 million valuation. The stock increased 0.05% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $57.49. About 38,828 shares traded or 9.99% up from the average. Barrett Business Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBSI) has risen 104.09% since July 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 87.39% the S&P500.

Guinness Asset Management Ltd increased Coca Cola Co (KO) stake by 28.19% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Guinness Asset Management Ltd acquired 45,160 shares as Coca Cola Co (KO)’s stock rose 6.48%. The Guinness Asset Management Ltd holds 205,380 shares with $8.52 million value, up from 160,220 last quarter. Coca Cola Co now has $192.19B valuation. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $44.73. About 7.19M shares traded. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has declined 0.95% since July 17, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500.

Guinness Asset Management Ltd decreased Wisdomtree Invts Inc (NASDAQ:WETF) stake by 47,990 shares to 213,160 valued at $2.38M in 2016Q4. It also reduced Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc (NASDAQ:CRZO) stake by 8,900 shares and now owns 209,495 shares. Suncor Energy Inc New (NYSE:SU) was reduced too.

Since February 10, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 selling transactions for $32.72 million activity. Shares for $3.81 million were sold by SMITH BRIAN JOHN. Finan Irial sold $15.94M worth of stock or 354,146 shares. $8.32M worth of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were sold by TUGGLE CLYDE C. Shares for $951,500 were sold by DOUGLAS J ALEXANDER JR. Eberly Ceree had sold 42,800 shares worth $1.74 million on Monday, February 13. $1.32 million worth of stock was sold by Perez Beatriz R on Wednesday, June 14.

Among 18 analysts covering Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 39% are positive. Coca-Cola had 40 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Thursday, January 19, the company rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo. The company was reinitiated on Friday, August 7 by Barclays Capital. The stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has “Equal Weight” rating given on Monday, January 9 by Barclays Capital. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Thursday, April 21 by Goldman Sachs. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse given on Friday, September 16. The company was downgraded on Friday, December 16 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) earned “Market Perform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, June 7. The stock of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, April 19 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, October 22 by UBS. Vetr upgraded The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) rating on Monday, August 24. Vetr has “Hold” rating and $42.01 target.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.87 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.01, from 0.88 in 2016Q3. It dropped, as 76 investors sold KO shares while 623 reduced holdings. 102 funds opened positions while 503 raised stakes. 2.70 billion shares or 1.56% more from 2.66 billion shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Blair William And Company Il holds 0.1% or 278,849 shares in its portfolio. Hoertkorn Richard Charles holds 0.79% or 27,600 shares in its portfolio. Iab Comml Bank accumulated 13,123 shares. Van Hulzen Asset Mngmt Limited reported 2.76% of its portfolio in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Strategic Wealth Limited Liability owns 50,115 shares or 0.34% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Rhumbline Advisers has 0.69% invested in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Trustco National Bank & Trust N Y reported 2.74% in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Profund Advisors Limited Liability Company has 101,195 shares for 0.19% of their portfolio. 58,788 were reported by Ruane Cunniff & Goldfarb Inc. Waldron Lp reported 0.12% stake. Spears Abacus Advisors Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.04% or 7,383 shares in its portfolio. Quantbot Technology Limited Partnership has 50,441 shares. New Vernon Invest Mgmt Ltd Co holds 14,081 shares or 0.81% of its portfolio. Penobscot Invest Management Company Inc holds 25,523 shares. Nbt Comml Bank N A New York accumulated 0.68% or 95,087 shares.

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