Bard Associates Has Boosted Holding in Marten Trans LTD (MRTN) by $509,520; Pnc Financial (PNC) Market Value Declined While Monetary Management Group Boosted Stake by $1.28 Million

February 15, 2018 - By Vivian Park

Monetary Management Group Inc increased its stake in Pnc Financial (PNC) by 58.83% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Monetary Management Group Inc bought 9,545 shares as the company’s stock declined 6.38% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 25,770 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.47 million, up from 16,225 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Monetary Management Group Inc who had been investing in Pnc Financial for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $75.46B market cap company. The stock increased 0.80% or $1.27 during the last trading session, reaching $159.54. About 183,461 shares traded. The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:PNC) has risen 35.14% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.44% the S&P500.

Bard Associates Inc increased its stake in Marten Trans Ltd (MRTN) by 63.81% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bard Associates Inc bought 25,476 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.63% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 65,403 shares of the transportation company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.34 million, up from 39,927 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bard Associates Inc who had been investing in Marten Trans Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.21B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.22% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $22.25. About 43,706 shares traded. Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) has risen 25.99% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.29% the S&P500.

Among 4 analysts covering Marten Transport (NASDAQ:MRTN), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Marten Transport had 11 analyst reports since August 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) earned “Market Perform” rating by Avondale on Friday, July 22. The stock has “Hold” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, February 10. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, July 20 with “Hold”. Seaport Global upgraded Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) rating on Friday, January 26. Seaport Global has “Buy” rating and $30.0 target. Stifel Nicolaus upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Thursday, August 27 report. The stock has “Sell” rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, December 16. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, September 28 with “Hold”. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of MRTN in report on Wednesday, August 23 with “Hold” rating. On Thursday, October 5 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold”. As per Wednesday, January 27, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus.

Since February 2, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $280,625 activity.

Investors sentiment increased to 12.9 in Q3 2017. Its up 11.55, from 1.35 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 5 investors sold MRTN shares while 5 reduced holdings. 26 funds opened positions while 103 raised stakes. 74.14 million shares or 233.78% more from 22.21 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Fny Managed Accounts Ltd Liability Corp reported 0.03% stake. Citigroup invested in 30,664 shares. Comerica Bankshares holds 40,932 shares. Qs Ltd Liability Com owns 0% invested in Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) for 36 shares. Wells Fargo Mn holds 0% or 58,564 shares in its portfolio. California Public Employees Retirement System reported 107,666 shares. Panagora Asset Mngmt accumulated 20,647 shares. Heartland Advisors holds 0.22% in Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) or 166,666 shares. The New York-based Amer Inc has invested 0% in Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN). Metropolitan Life Insur Company owns 0% invested in Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) for 26,779 shares. Strs Ohio reported 0% stake. Texas Permanent School Fund accumulated 28,239 shares. Sit Inv Associate holds 50,184 shares. Schwab Charles Mngmt has 0.01% invested in Marten Transport, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRTN) for 302,706 shares. Geode Capital Mngmt Ltd Liability Com invested in 359,846 shares or 0% of the stock.

Monetary Management Group Inc, which manages about $313.72 million and $237.18 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Disney Walt Co. (NYSE:DIS) by 6,325 shares to 19,255 shares, valued at $1.90M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Eog Resources Inc (NYSE:EOG) by 9,325 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 3,367 shares, and cut its stake in Nike Inc Cl B (NYSE:NKE).

Since October 19, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $11.83 million activity. Van Wyk Steven C. sold $675,000 worth of stock. Larrimer Karen L. also sold $429,417 worth of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:PNC) on Monday, October 30. $1.24M worth of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:PNC) was sold by HANNON MICHAEL J on Wednesday, January 17. Another trade for 46,307 shares valued at $6.64 million was sold by Parsley E William III.

- Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter.

By

Free Email Newsletter

Enter your email address below to get the latest news and analysts' ratings for your stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter:


Recent Posts

>