Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Decreased Its Position in Toll Brothers (TOL) by $822,480; Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) Shares Rose While Northeast Financial Consultants Lowered Its Holding

April 18, 2018 - By Pete Kolinski

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Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Llc decreased its stake in Toll Brothers Inc (TOL) by 40.21% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Llc sold 17,135 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.23% with the market. The institutional investor held 25,480 shares of the homebuilding company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.22 million, down from 42,615 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Llc who had been investing in Toll Brothers Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.58 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.12% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $43.36. About 30,750 shares traded. Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) has risen 20.93% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.38% the S&P500.

Northeast Financial Consultants Inc decreased its stake in Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO) by 72.73% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Northeast Financial Consultants Inc sold 4,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 8.51% while stock markets declined. The institutional investor held 1,500 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $284,000, down from 5,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Northeast Financial Consultants Inc who had been investing in Thermo Fisher Scientific for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $87.99B market cap company. The stock increased 0.22% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $218.71. About 115,944 shares traded. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) has risen 33.66% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.11% the S&P500.

Among 19 analysts covering Thermo Fisher Scientific (NYSE:TMO), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 95% are positive. Thermo Fisher Scientific had 62 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, November 10 by Leerink Swann. On Wednesday, October 11 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Buy”. Jefferies maintained Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) on Thursday, February 1 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Robert W. Baird given on Monday, October 23. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, September 25 report. The stock of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) earned “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Thursday, October 26. The company was reinitiated on Friday, July 22 by BTIG Research. Cowen & Co maintained Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) on Wednesday, January 31 with “Buy” rating. The rating was initiated by Evercore with “Buy” on Wednesday, January 3. Goldman Sachs initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Tuesday, September 26 report.

Since December 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 8 selling transactions for $37.14 million activity. Another trade for 1,000 shares valued at $211,430 was sold by Parrett William G. Another trade for 6,000 shares valued at $1.31 million was sold by Durbin Patrick M. Shares for $7.32 million were sold by Herrema Gregory J.. Another trade for 50,000 shares valued at $9.59M was sold by CASPER MARC N.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.05, from 0.96 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 43 investors sold TMO shares while 410 reduced holdings. 93 funds opened positions while 319 raised stakes. 335.65 million shares or 0.74% more from 333.20 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Dumont & Blake Investment Advisors Limited Liability Company, New Jersey-based fund reported 5,321 shares. 1,518 were accumulated by Morgan Dempsey Cap Management Llc. Advisory Serv Net Ltd invested in 0.13% or 8,074 shares. Amica Retiree Medical Trust holds 0.42% in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) or 2,937 shares. Cambridge owns 4,836 shares or 0.06% of their US portfolio. St Johns Limited Liability Corporation owns 150 shares. 15,674 were accumulated by Stellar Limited Liability. Greenleaf Tru accumulated 7,527 shares. Eagle Asset Management stated it has 16,524 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Pictet North America Advisors reported 0.05% of its portfolio in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO). Segall Bryant & Hamill Limited Liability Co accumulated 0.76% or 182,225 shares. California Pub Employees Retirement Sys holds 0.24% of its portfolio in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) for 940,824 shares. Olstein Capital Mgmt LP holds 23,000 shares or 0.56% of its portfolio. Cambridge Investment Research Advsr Inc has 0.03% invested in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) for 12,330 shares. Ruggie Cap Gp holds 0% of its portfolio in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) for 29 shares.

Analysts await Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) to report earnings on April, 25 before the open. They expect $2.42 earnings per share, up 16.35% or $0.34 from last year’s $2.08 per share. TMO’s profit will be $973.62M for 22.59 P/E if the $2.42 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.79 actual earnings per share reported by Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -13.26% negative EPS growth.

Northeast Financial Consultants Inc, which manages about $2.86 billion and $300.91 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Amazon.Com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) by 538 shares to 6,112 shares, valued at $7.15 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Enterprise Product Partners Lp (NYSE:EPD) by 19,900 shares in the quarter, for a total of 142,500 shares, and has risen its stake in Ishares Tr (EFA).

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.2 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.22, from 1.42 in 2017Q3. It worsened, as 36 investors sold TOL shares while 118 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 106 raised stakes. 128.07 million shares or 3.69% less from 132.98 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Tci Wealth Inc invested in 29 shares. Illinois-based Zacks Inv has invested 0% in Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL). Moreover, Ajo Lp has 0.14% invested in Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL). Northcoast Asset invested in 1.58% or 366,509 shares. The California-based Private Asset Mgmt has invested 0.04% in Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL). Etrade Mgmt Ltd Llc accumulated 35,071 shares. Moreover, Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has 0.01% invested in Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL). 697,440 are held by Donald Smith Company. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd owns 0.01% invested in Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) for 20,611 shares. Hm Payson & has invested 0.02% in Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL). Basswood Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation reported 104,068 shares. Los Angeles Capital Management Equity invested in 32,155 shares. First Allied Advisory Ser stated it has 25,451 shares. Federated Investors Pa invested in 500,189 shares. Eads And Heald Counsel holds 0.18% or 6,522 shares.

Analysts await Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) to report earnings on May, 22. They expect $0.77 earnings per share, up 5.48% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.73 per share. TOL’s profit will be $116.90 million for 14.08 P/E if the $0.77 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.63 actual earnings per share reported by Toll Brothers, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 22.22% EPS growth.

Since October 19, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 sales for $5.88 million activity. The insider MARBACH CARL B sold $1.01 million. Shares for $996,584 were sold by Yearley Douglas C. Jr. on Tuesday, December 26. The insider Connor Martin P. sold 5,000 shares worth $217,250. GARVEY CHRISTINE also sold $813,102 worth of Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) on Friday, January 5. SHAPIRO PAUL E had sold 25,000 shares worth $1.29M on Friday, December 22. 4,500 shares were sold by SICREE JOSEPH R, worth $231,681.

Atalanta Sosnoff Capital Llc, which manages about $2.46 billion and $3.08 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Allstate Corp (NYSE:ALL) by 283,615 shares to 611,347 shares, valued at $64.02 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Dowdupont Inc by 255,640 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.02M shares, and has risen its stake in Royal Dutch Shell Plc Adr A Sh.

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