Marketfield Asset Management Llc decreased Masco Corp (MAS) stake by 7.26% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Marketfield Asset Management Llc sold 8,201 shares as Masco Corp (MAS)’s stock rose 10.38%. The Marketfield Asset Management Llc holds 104,774 shares with $4.09 million value, down from 112,975 last quarter. Masco Corp now has $13.35B valuation. The stock decreased 0.36% or $0.155 during the last trading session, reaching $42.605. About 1.24 million shares traded. Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) has risen 18.02% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.32% the S&P500.
Robecosam Ag decreased American Wtr Wks Co Inc New (AWK) stake by 39.2% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Robecosam Ag sold 67,704 shares as American Wtr Wks Co Inc New (AWK)’s stock rose 2.78%. The Robecosam Ag holds 105,021 shares with $8.52M value, down from 172,725 last quarter. American Wtr Wks Co Inc New now has $14.03B valuation. The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.105 during the last trading session, reaching $78.665. About 241,542 shares traded. American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) has risen 3.35% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.35% the S&P500.
Among 23 analysts covering Masco (NYSE:MAS), 13 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 57% are positive. Masco had 60 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, July 28. As per Wednesday, May 31, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Wednesday, April 26 report. The company was upgraded on Friday, January 15 by UBS. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $4300 target in Monday, July 17 report. As per Wednesday, October 11, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The stock of Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Friday, January 5. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MAS in report on Wednesday, October 25 with “Buy” rating. The rating was reinitiated by Bank of America on Friday, September 23 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Outperform” rating on Wednesday, October 26 by RBC Capital Markets.
Since September 8, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $2.95 million activity. 52,511 shares were sold by Sznewajs John G, worth $2.09M. 2,266 shares were sold by Cole Kenneth G., worth $84,663 on Tuesday, September 19. Lindow John P also sold $682,254 worth of Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) shares. $87,708 worth of Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) was sold by Gross Joseph B. on Friday, September 8.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.98 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.08, from 1.06 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 49 investors sold MAS shares while 180 reduced holdings. 60 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. 275.40 million shares or 0.11% more from 275.10 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Synovus Fincl Corp reported 0.07% stake. Group holds 0.02% or 165,043 shares. 209,211 are owned by Bancorporation Of Montreal Can. Veritable L P, Pennsylvania-based fund reported 9,052 shares. Atria Investments Ltd has invested 0.03% in Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS). Hermes Inv Mngmt Limited holds 0.19% of its portfolio in Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) for 326,001 shares. Capstone Advsrs Limited Liability Co owns 40,514 shares or 0.06% of their US portfolio. First Republic Investment Mgmt Incorporated reported 0% in Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS). Argent Limited Liability Com accumulated 1.93M shares. Stifel Corp stated it has 55,141 shares. Central Commercial Bank And Tru invested in 2.2% or 227,308 shares. 81,425 were accumulated by Blb&B Advsrs Ltd Company. Citadel Advisors Llc reported 0.01% of its portfolio in Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS). Regions has invested 0.01% in Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS). Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund invested in 0.02% or 34,876 shares.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.05, from 1 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 35 investors sold AWK shares while 185 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 186 raised stakes. 139.87 million shares or 0.09% less from 140.00 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Carret Asset Mgmt Limited Liability invested in 0.09% or 6,997 shares. Bnp Paribas Asset Mgmt Hldgs Sa invested in 0.32% or 473,419 shares. Wetherby Asset Mngmt holds 8,858 shares or 0.11% of its portfolio. Denver Investment Advisors Limited Liability Company stated it has 0.08% of its portfolio in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). Great West Life Assurance Can accumulated 144,502 shares. Loomis Sayles And Ltd Partnership reported 281,272 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Westwood Group reported 17,057 shares. Wellington Mgmt Group Ltd Liability Partnership holds 78,033 shares. Voya Investment Mgmt Limited Company invested in 96,576 shares. Zimmer Prns Limited Partnership holds 0.44% or 242,500 shares. Da Davidson has 0.02% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). Tradition Capital Mgmt Llc reported 6,297 shares. Aureus Asset Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 2.4% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). Pax Ww Mngmt Limited Com owns 0.13% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 27,496 shares. Strs Ohio stated it has 0.01% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK).
Robecosam Ag increased Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) stake by 4,600 shares to 167,485 valued at $12.37 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Wgl Hldgs Inc (NYSE:WGL) stake by 17,000 shares and now owns 105,000 shares. Hanesbrands Inc (NYSE:HBI) was raised too.
Analysts await American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) to report earnings on February, 20. They expect $0.66 earnings per share, up 15.79% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.57 per share. AWK’s profit will be $117.73M for 29.80 P/E if the $0.66 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.08 actual earnings per share reported by American Water Works Company, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -38.89% negative EPS growth.