Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 50% based on its latest 2019Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust sold 8.00 million shares as the company’s stock rose 17.99% with the market. The hedge fund held 8.00 million shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2019Q1, valued at $943.52M, down from 16.00 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Trust who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $ market cap company. The stock decreased 0.65% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $131.74. About 16.22 million shares traded. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 28.55% since June 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.12% the S&P500. Some Historical MSFT News: 19/03/2018 – Merrill Corporation Launches Merrill DatasiteOne, the only SaaS Application for Due Diligence; 08/05/2018 – DELL, MICROSOFT COLLABORATE IN INTERNET OF THINGS SOLUTION; 24/05/2018 – Tech Data Appoints Raffaelo Piccolo to Lead Mexico Operations; 25/04/2018 – Microsoft Closes Below 50-Day Moving Average: Technicals; 07/05/2018 – Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are “kind of a pure ‘greater fool theory’ type of investment,” Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said Monday on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”; 16/05/2018 – MICROSOFT/DELL ENTER TRANSFORMATIVE AGREEMENT WITH U.S. INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY FOR MICROSOFT CLOUD SERVICES FOR GOVERNMENT; 16/04/2018 – CRN Exclusive: Microsoft Expert Nayamode Acquires Design Firm Bluewave Communications; 27/04/2018 – Four U.S. tech companies â€” Amazon, Microsoft, Intel and Google â€” were among the top 10 employers for approved H-1B applications in FY 2017, according to a new study; 19/04/2018 – HID Global Teams Up with Microsoft to Deliver Open Standards for Identity & Access Management with FIDO 2.0 Support for Web and Cloud Authentication; 26/04/2018 – Microsoft 3Q Productivity and Business Processes Operating Income $3.12B
South Texas Money Management Ltd increased its stake in Amazon.Com Inc (AMZN) by 1113.39% based on its latest 2019Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. South Texas Money Management Ltd bought 21,544 shares as the company’s stock rose 14.09% with the market. The institutional investor held 23,479 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2019Q1, valued at $41.81M, up from 1,935 at the end of the previous reported quarter. South Texas Money Management Ltd who had been investing in Amazon.Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $919.03B market cap company. The stock increased 0.33% or $6.05 during the last trading session, reaching $1866.68. About 3.28M shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 16.83% since June 11, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.40% the S&P500. Some Historical AMZN News: 15/05/2018 – Post-Gazette: AMAZON APPEARS TO FIND STRIP DISTRICT APPEALING; 05/03/2018 – Amazon wants to make it easier to shop its website without a credit card; 04/04/2018 – AMAZON WEB SERVICES ANNOUNCED AMAZON SIMPLE STORAGE SERVICE ONE ZONE-INFREQUENT ACCESS, A NEW AMAZON S3 STORAGE CLASS; 26/04/2018 – After watching $AMZN and $INTC surge after hours, $MSFT gets in on the action; 13/03/2018 – Cigna Launches ‘Answers by Cigna’ Skill for Amazon Alexa; 25/05/2018 – Contributing Op-Ed Writer: America Last: Trump’s Attack on the Amazon Job Machine; 27/04/2018 – Jeff Bezos says Blue Origin’s next rocket test flight will be livestreamed Sunday morning; 27/03/2018 – CASINO’S MONOPRIX CEO SAYS PARTNERSHIP WITH AMAZON IS “PROFITABLE” DEAL FOR MONOPRIX , WILL NOT PROVIDE FURTHER DETAILS; 04/04/2018 – Jennifer Jacobs: Scoop: Here are details from Trump’s dinner with Safra Catz and Peter Thiel last night. The big govt contra; 27/04/2018 – In the first quarter, Amazon controlled one-third of the market for cloud infrastructure services, according to Synergy Research Group
Since February 6, 2019, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $28.35 million activity.
More notable recent Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: “4 Technology Stocks Blasting Higher – Nasdaq” on June 10, 2019, also Nasdaq.com with their article: “Why You Shouldn’t Bet Against Microsoft (MSFT) Stock – Nasdaq” published on May 15, 2019, Nasdaq.com published: “Technology Sector Update for 06/11/2019: CREE, AVGO, AAPL, ACLS, MSFT, IBM, CSCO, GOOG – Nasdaq” on June 11, 2019. More interesting news about Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “‘Minecraft Earth’ beta coming this summer – Seeking Alpha” published on May 17, 2019 as well as Nasdaq.com‘s news article titled: “Microsoft recognizes outstanding contributions by suppliers – Nasdaq” with publication date: May 22, 2019.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in 2019 Q1. Its down 0.03, from 0.94 in 2018Q4. It fall, as 64 investors sold MSFT shares while 922 reduced holdings. 159 funds opened positions while 742 raised stakes. 5.41 billion shares or 1.21% less from 5.48 billion shares in 2018Q4 were reported. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department invested in 4.32M shares or 2.51% of the stock. Wellington Shields Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation invested in 139,237 shares. Daiwa Secs Group Inc Inc invested 0.4% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Md Sass Invsts Ser holds 147,359 shares. Weik Cap invested in 5.63% or 97,794 shares. Savant Cap Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 59,661 shares. Cetera Advisor Net Ltd Liability Company, California-based fund reported 273,136 shares. The Illinois-based Allstate has invested 1.9% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Florida-based Provise Management Ltd Liability Company has invested 1.24% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters Insurance Co stated it has 4.46% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). California State Teachers Retirement holds 3.29% or 13.61M shares in its portfolio. Peoples Services stated it has 41,086 shares or 2.48% of all its holdings. Fukoku Mutual Life Company owns 31,770 shares for 0.48% of their portfolio. Deutsche Bank Ag holds 1.68% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 23.90M shares. Bernzott Advisors, California-based fund reported 123,965 shares.
Analysts await Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) to report earnings on July, 18. They expect $1.21 earnings per share, up 7.08% or $0.08 from last year’s $1.13 per share. After $1.14 actual earnings per share reported by Microsoft Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 6.14% EPS growth.
South Texas Money Management Ltd, which manages about $2.17 billion and $2.32B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Michelin (Cgde) (MGDDY) by 17,613 shares to 955,109 shares, valued at $22.56 million in 2019Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Emerson Electric Company (NYSE:EMR) by 5,718 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 6,922 shares, and cut its stake in Brown (NYSE:BF.B).
More notable recent Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) news were published by: 247Wallst.com which released: “Can Amazon Deliver 10 Million Items in One Day? – 24/7 Wall St.” on June 03, 2019, also Finance.Yahoo.com with their article: “The Market Timing Secrets No One Talks About – Yahoo Finance” published on May 13, 2019, Benzinga.com published: “Landstar Sees Weakness In TL Spot Market, Downplays Uber-Amazon Impact On Brokerage – Benzinga” on June 06, 2019. More interesting news about Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) were released by: Benzinga.com and their article: “FedEx Express Drops Amazon, Focuses On ‘Broader E-Commerce Market’ – Benzinga” published on June 07, 2019 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Today’s Pickup: Amazon Breaks Ground On Kentucky Air Hub; Where Will The Next Uber Come From? – Benzinga” with publication date: May 15, 2019.
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Published at Tue, 11 Jun 2019 19:24:12 +0000