Caldwell & Orkin Upped Cintas Corp. (CTAS) Holding by $553,248; Abbvie (ABBV) Holder Plancorp Decreased Its Holding by $520,520

February 17, 2018 - By Peter Erickson

Caldwell & Orkin Inc increased its stake in Cintas Corp. (CTAS) by 28.76% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Caldwell & Orkin Inc bought 3,842 shares as the company’s stock rose 2.03% with the market. The institutional investor held 17,202 shares of the apparel company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.48 million, up from 13,360 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Caldwell & Orkin Inc who had been investing in Cintas Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $17.80B market cap company. The stock increased 0.11% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $167.12. About 587,792 shares traded. Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) has risen 32.38% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 15.68% the S&P500.

Plancorp Llc decreased its stake in Abbvie Inc (ABBV) by 24.4% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Plancorp Llc sold 5,915 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.17% with the market. The institutional investor held 18,323 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.63M, down from 24,238 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Plancorp Llc who had been investing in Abbvie Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $189.34B market cap company. The stock increased 3.22% or $3.7 during the last trading session, reaching $118.6. About 8.83 million shares traded or 49.76% up from the average. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) has risen 10.63% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500.

Since September 11, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $25.59 million activity. On Monday, September 11 the insider SALEKI-GERHARDT AZITA sold $705,655. Michael Robert A. sold $589,512 worth of stock or 6,699 shares. Shares for $8.57M were sold by RICHMOND TIMOTHY J.. 18,300 shares were sold by Gosebruch Henry O, worth $1.66 million.

Among 21 analysts covering Abbvie Inc (NYSE:ABBV), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 48% are positive. Abbvie Inc had 78 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, July 17. The stock of AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 4 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Monday, June 26. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 18 by Jefferies. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, August 11 by TheStreet. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Tuesday, September 5 by Cowen & Co. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with “Equal-Weight” on Tuesday, January 30. On Wednesday, October 11 the stock rating was upgraded by Cowen & Co to “Outperform”. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Equal-Weight” rating and $9 target in Friday, October 13 report. On Friday, October 13 the stock rating was maintained by UBS with “Neutral”.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.15, from 1 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 55 investors sold ABBV shares while 640 reduced holdings. 132 funds opened positions while 462 raised stakes. 1.06 billion shares or 1.89% more from 1.04 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Private Asset Management invested in 1,231 shares or 0.2% of the stock. The New York-based Qs Investors Lc has invested 0.23% in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). The California-based Primecap Management Ca has invested 0% in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). Mckinley Cap Ltd Liability Corporation Delaware accumulated 0.87% or 238,672 shares. Gru has invested 2.43% in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). Security National Co owns 31,717 shares. Natl Mutual Federation Of Agricultural Cooperatives, Japan-based fund reported 24,000 shares. Alta Capital Mgmt Limited Liability holds 27,394 shares. 21,000 are owned by Horseman Capital Mgmt Ltd. Farallon Capital Mgmt Ltd Com has invested 0.46% of its portfolio in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). Argyle Capital Mngmt holds 0.44% of its portfolio in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV) for 12,650 shares. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund reported 0.24% in AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV). Birch Hill Invest Limited Com invested in 29,151 shares or 0.23% of the stock. Usca Ria Limited Co, a Texas-based fund reported 154,456 shares. Fincl Bank Of Stockton invested in 0.43% or 10,586 shares.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.02, from 1.04 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 37 investors sold CTAS shares while 174 reduced holdings. 80 funds opened positions while 135 raised stakes. 69.32 million shares or 1.23% more from 68.47 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Blackrock Inc has invested 0.05% in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS). 7,821 are held by Magnetar Fincl Ltd Liability. Junto Capital Mgmt Lp reported 4.84% stake. Pitcairn has 0.02% invested in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) for 1,391 shares. Karp Cap Management reported 1.23% of its portfolio in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS). University Of Notre Dame Du Lac has invested 1.44% in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS). Quantitative Systematic Strategies Ltd Company owns 14,400 shares for 0.55% of their portfolio. Farmers Merchants Invs, a Nebraska-based fund reported 52 shares. Transamerica Fincl Advisors invested in 0.2% or 11,490 shares. Art Advsrs Ltd Liability invested in 0.04% or 5,400 shares. Trustmark National Bank & Trust Trust Department reported 4,486 shares. Boston Private Wealth holds 1,605 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Park Natl Corp Oh invested 0.07% in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS). Dnb Asset Mgmt As has 0.02% invested in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ:CTAS) for 12,448 shares. Parkside Fincl Bank And Trust invested in 42 shares or 0% of the stock.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $1.99 million activity. 12,386 shares valued at $1.99 million were sold by Holloman James Phillip on Friday, January 12.

Caldwell & Orkin Inc, which manages about $128.52 million and $98.28 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Vanguard S/T Tips Etf (VTIP) by 17,000 shares to 16,900 shares, valued at $836,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Ishares Tips Bond Etf (TIP) by 10,800 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 32,780 shares, and cut its stake in Raytheon Co. (NYSE:RTN).

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