Cooke & Bieler Lp increased its stake in Synchrony Financial (SYF) by 27.69% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cooke & Bieler Lp bought 820,759 shares as the company’s stock rose 22.86% with the market. The institutional investor held 3.78 million shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $88.79 million, up from 2.96M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cooke & Bieler Lp who had been investing in Synchrony Financial for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $24.03B market cap company. The stock increased 0.26% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $34.86. About 3.87 million shares traded. Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) has declined 9.46% since May 15, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 13.83% the S&P500. Some Historical SYF News: 17/05/2018 – SYNCHRONY BOOSTS QTR DIV TO 21C/SHR FROM 15C, EST. 16.5C; 02/05/2018 – Synchrony Teams with Amazon to Introduce New Alexa Skill for Amazon Store Card; 20/04/2018 – SYNCHRONY FINANCIAL 1Q ADJ EPS 83C, EST. 75C; 16/05/2018 – Synchrony Financial CEO on Using Big Data to Combat Amazon (Video); 17/05/2018 – S&PGR Affirms Synchrony Financial ‘BBB-‘ Rtg; Outlook Stable; 25/04/2018 – Synchrony Financial Bond Trading 2x Average; Clients Net Buyers; 20/04/2018 – Synchrony Financial 1Q Loan Receivables $78B; 10/05/2018 – SYNCHRONY FINANCIAL – DEAL IS NOT EXPECTED TO HAVE MATERIAL IMPACT ON SYNCHRONY’S FINANCIAL RESULTS; 20/03/2018 – S&PGR Asgns Synchrony Crdt Crd Mstr Nt Tr Nts Ser 2018-1 Rtgs; 30/05/2018 – Synchrony Financial Presenting at Conference Tomorrow
Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company decreased its stake in Visa Inc (V) by 4.96% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company sold 2,786 shares as the company’s stock rose 4.65% with the market. The institutional investor held 53,398 shares of the business services company at the end of 2018Q4, valued at $7.05 million, down from 56,184 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company who had been investing in Visa Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $355.76B market cap company. The stock increased 1.61% or $2.58 during the last trading session, reaching $162.79. About 5.16M shares traded. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has risen 22.89% since May 15, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.52% the S&P500.
Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company, which manages about $645.14 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Keysight Technologies Inc (NYSE:KEYS) by 8,900 shares to 23,000 shares, valued at $1.43 million in 2018Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Intercontinental Exchange In (NYSE:ICE) by 6,300 shares in the quarter, for a total of 17,776 shares, and has risen its stake in Pvh Corp (NYSE:PVH).
Analysts await Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) to report earnings on July, 24. They expect $1.33 EPS, up 10.83% or $0.13 from last year’s $1.2 per share. V’s profit will be $2.91B for 30.60 P/E if the $1.33 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.31 actual EPS reported by Visa Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 1.53% EPS growth.
Investors sentiment increased to 1 in Q4 2018. Its up 0.03, from 0.97 in 2018Q3. It is positive, as 75 investors sold V shares while 627 reduced holdings. 152 funds opened positions while 552 raised stakes. 1.62 billion shares or 5.17% more from 1.54 billion shares in 2018Q3 were reported. Hanson And Doremus Inv Management stated it has 858 shares. Shellback LP has invested 2.4% of its portfolio in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Toth Finance Advisory has invested 1.09% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). 3,616 are held by Harvest Cap Management. Colonial has 88,073 shares for 2.84% of their portfolio. Sequoia Financial Limited Liability owns 6,634 shares. Trustmark Bancorporation Department reported 0.09% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). 15,722 were reported by Osborne Prtn Cap Mngmt Lc. Atalanta Sosnoff Cap Ltd Liability Corporation holds 3.03% of its portfolio in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) for 631,120 shares. Montecito State Bank has invested 0.62% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). The Ohio-based North Point Managers Oh has invested 4.01% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Sadoff Inv Management Lc has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). Fca Corporation Tx stated it has 0.14% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V). City Fl reported 20,720 shares. Tokio Marine Asset Management Ltd, Japan-based fund reported 3,710 shares.
More notable recent Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: “Going Into Earnings, Is Visa Stock Everywhere You Want It to Be? – Investorplace.com” on April 17, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Visa: The Bearish Case At The All-Time High – Seeking Alpha” published on May 03, 2019, Investorplace.com published: “Why the Outlook of Square Stock Is Still Bright – Investorplace.com” on May 14, 2019. More interesting news about Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) were released by: Fool.com and their article: “5 Things to Know About Facebookâ€™s Cryptocurrency Ambitions – The Motley Fool” published on May 11, 2019 as well as Investorplace.com‘s news article titled: “Is Visa Stock Too Expensive at $160 Or Is There Even More Upside Here? – Investorplace.com” with publication date: May 15, 2019.
Since November 19, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 selling transactions for $14.16 million activity. Shares for $325,541 were sold by HOFFMEISTER JAMES H. Another trade for 81,005 shares valued at $11.34M was made by RICHEY ELLEN on Thursday, February 7.
More notable recent Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Synchrony announces capital return moves – Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) – Seeking Alpha” on May 09, 2019, also Schaeffersresearch.com with their article: “Trump Rally Remarks Reignite Trade Fears, Send Stock Futures South – Schaeffers Research” published on May 09, 2019, Gurufocus.com published: “Arnold Van Den Berg Buys 2 Stocks, Sells Alibaba in 1st Quarter – GuruFocus.com” on April 29, 2019. More interesting news about Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “PayPal: Spectacular Growth And Reasonable Valuation – Seeking Alpha” published on May 14, 2019 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Synchrony Financial 2019 Q1 – Results – Earnings Call Slides – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: April 18, 2019.
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Published at Wed, 15 May 2019 21:31:51 +0000