Thursday, 22 February, 2018

Iberiabank Corp Buys 2657 Shares of Costco Wholesale Co. (COST)

Nellie Chapman | 30 January, 2018, 09:02

Morgens Waterfall Vintiadis & Co Inc sold 2,200 shares as the company's stock rose 1.54% with the market.

Tang Capital Management Llc holds 36.54% of its portfolio in La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company for 3.44 million shares. Costco Whsl Corp New (Put) now has $87.34B valuation. The stock decreased 0.08% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $198.75. The shares were sold at an average price of $193.20, for a total transaction of $966,000.00.

Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, December 14th.

Fiera Capital Corp increased Kinross Gold Corp (KGC) stake by 26818.28% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Mercer Capital Advisers Inc. now owns 664 shares of the retailer's stock worth $111,000 after buying an additional 201 shares during the last quarter. They expect $1.42 EPS, up 21.37% or $0.25 from last year's $1.17 per share. The funds in our partner's database now hold: 23.31 million shares, down from 23.78 million shares in 2017Q2. Intelsat S.A. (NYSE:I) has risen 0.32% since January 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.24% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in 2017 Q3. Fiduciary Fincl Svcs Of The Southwest Tx accumulated 12,071 shares. 54 funds opened positions while 187 raised stakes. Costco Wholesale Co. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.57, a current ratio of 0.98 and a quick ratio of 0.43. Costco Wholesale Corporation also was the recipient of some unusual options trading on Thursday. 1St Source Bancshares reported 0.04% in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). Avalon Advsrs Lc holds 0.28% or 53,308 shares in its portfolio. Aperio Grp Inc Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 0.19% of its portfolio in Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON). Lombard Odier Asset Mngmt (Switzerland) holds 0.18% or 11,284 shares. Burns J W owns 3,970 shares or 0.17% of their USA portfolio. Great West Life Assurance Can reported 6.92M shares. Dumont And Blake Inv Advsr Ltd Liability has invested 1.48% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Louisiana State Employees Retirement Systems holds 4,600 shares. Focused Wealth Mgmt has 657 shares.

Greenbrier Partners Capital Management Llc holds 7.45% of its portfolio in Costco Wholesale Corporation for 225,000 shares. La Quinta Holdings had 34 analyst reports since August 20, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Thursday, November 30 report. As per Thursday, July 21, the company rating was maintained by Brean Capital. The firm has "Hold" rating by Goldman Sachs given on Friday, January 19. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, September 15 report. The rating was downgraded by Cleveland to "Neutral" on Friday, February 26.

Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc, which manages about $2.48B and $2.62B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Mosaic Company (NYSE:MOS) by 422,453 shares to 184,345 shares, valued at $3.98 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in J.P. Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) by 7,491 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 333,536 shares, and cut its stake in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC). Alere Inc (NYSE:ALR) was reduced too.

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 3 insider sales for $513.86 million activity. Cadinha & Co. LLC now owns 137,368 shares of the retailer's stock worth $25,567,000 after acquiring an additional 13,956 shares during the period. Ringenberg Nicole M had sold 7,890 shares worth $964,553. Moreover, Norman Fields Gottscho Capital Management Llc has 5.98% invested in the company for 60,530 shares. Courduroux Pierre also sold $527,040 worth of Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) shares. Out of 8 Wall Street analysts rating La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company, 6 give it "Buy", 2 "Sell" rating, while 0 recommend "Hold". Therefore 69% are positive. Kinross Gold Corporation had 61 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy" on Wednesday, October 19. The stock of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) earned "Market Perform" rating by Wells Fargo on Tuesday, October 18. The firm has "Strong Buy" rating by Raymond James given on Monday, October 26. Susquehanna initiated the shares of COST in report on Friday, February 10 with "Positive" rating. On Monday, July 10 the stock rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets to "Market Perform". The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 24 by Cowen & Co. Piper Jaffray maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) rating on Monday, October 2. The retailer reported $1.36 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.35 by $0.01. $1.93M worth of stock was sold by PORTERA JOSEPH P on Tuesday, October 24. About 88,882 shares traded. $1.31 million worth of Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) was sold by MOULTON PAUL G.

A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for COST producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 1.53% and for the month booked as 1.40%. Its up 0.01, from 0.82 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 69 investors sold COST shares while 383 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 708 raised stakes. Ims Capital Management owns 1,455 shares. 5,200 Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) shares with value of $977,510 were sold by Vachris Roland Michael.

Analysts await Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) to report earnings on March, 1. Fiduciary Fincl Ser Of The Southwest Tx invested in 12,071 shares. Adage Capital Ptnrs Gru Ltd Liability Corp owns 0.09% invested in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) for 221,210 shares. 304.48 million shares or 2.26% less from 311.53 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.

Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) had a decrease of 5.78% in short interest. Advisory Network Ltd invested in 23,942 shares or 0.14% of the stock. Schwab Charles reported 0.23% stake. Sta Wealth Mngmt Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 1,304 shares or 0.08% of all its holdings. Beech Hill Advisors Incorporated reported 1,550 shares. The shares went up by 6.18% in value last month.