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As Air Prods & Chems (APD) Stock Rose, Caxton Associates LP Lowered Holding by $2.97 Million; Linden Advisors LP Has Cut Infosys Tech (INFY) Position by $3.52 Million as Market Valuation Rose

Bruce Kovner decreased its stake in Air Prods & Chems Inc (APD) by 80.41% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Caxton Associates Lp sold 19,700 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.13% with the market. The hedge fund run by Bruce Kovner held 4,800 shares of the basic industries company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $726,000, down from 24,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Caxton Associates Lp who had been investing in Air Prods & Chems Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $35.83B market cap company. The stock increased 0.02% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $163.63. About 1.20M shares traded or 11.12% up from the average. Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) has risen 9.23% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.47% the S&P500.

Linden Advisors Lp decreased its stake in Infosys Tech (INFY) by 83.83% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Linden Advisors Lp sold 251,476 shares as the company’s stock rose 1.88% with the market. The institutional investor held 48,524 shares of the edp services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $708,000, down from 300,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Linden Advisors Lp who had been investing in Infosys Tech for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $37.38B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $17.59. About 2.89 million shares traded. Infosys Limited (NYSE:INFY) has declined 17.92% since February 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 34.62% the S&P500.

Among 21 analysts covering Infosys (NYSE:INFY), 5 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 24% are positive. Infosys had 39 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating by HSBC given on Tuesday, August 9. On Friday, July 14 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Hold”. Wedbush initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $18 target in Friday, September 9 report. Susquehanna maintained the shares of INFY in report on Monday, October 12 with “Neutral” rating. Robert W. Baird maintained Infosys Limited (NYSE:INFY) rating on Tuesday, October 3. Robert W. Baird has “Hold” rating and $16.0 target. BMO Capital Markets maintained Infosys Limited (NYSE:INFY) on Friday, January 12 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, January 14 by Credit Suisse. The stock of Infosys Limited (NYSE:INFY) earned “Hold” rating by Robert W. Baird on Friday, November 10. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, January 15 by Cowen & Co. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Nomura on Monday, July 18.

Linden Advisors Lp, which manages about $2.03B and $2.82 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Sucampo Phar 3.25 15Dec21 144A (Prn) by 2.43M shares to 32.64 million shares, valued at $33.77M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Inphi Corp 1.125 1Dec20 (Prn) by 5.10 million shares in the quarter, for a total of 36.25 million shares, and has risen its stake in Intel Corp 2.95 15Dec35 Cv (Prn).

Caxton Associates Lp, which manages about $10.75B and $2.80B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Kraft Heinz Co by 105,836 shares to 475,836 shares, valued at $36.90M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Extended Stay Amer Inc (Put) (NYSE:STAY) by 72,600 shares in the quarter, for a total of 100,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Alcoa Corp.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.31 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.14, from 1.17 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 36 investors sold APD shares while 232 reduced holdings. 90 funds opened positions while 262 raised stakes. 186.79 million shares or 0.55% more from 185.76 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Community Bank & Trust Na holds 0.03% or 1,958 shares in its portfolio. Segall Bryant And Hamill Llc has 0.05% invested in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD). Tortoise Inv Limited Com reported 798 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) accumulated 48,966 shares. 19,611 were accumulated by Stratos Wealth Prns Ltd. The Nebraska-based Cwm Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0% in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD). Btim reported 0.38% stake. Ledyard Bank holds 0.03% of its portfolio in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) for 1,574 shares. Virginia Retirement Et Al accumulated 93,900 shares. Pacific Heights Asset Management Limited Com holds 1.54% or 107,000 shares in its portfolio. Jefferies Gp Ltd Co invested 0.05% in Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD). 4,664 were accumulated by Monarch. Clean Yield Grp Inc owns 2,455 shares. Armstrong Henry H holds 25,730 shares. Hyman Charles D holds 1.2% or 63,763 shares.

Among 20 analysts covering Air Products & Chemicals (NYSE:APD), 15 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Air Products & Chemicals had 58 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies upgraded the shares of APD in report on Monday, December 11 to “Buy” rating. The stock of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, January 29 by JP Morgan. As per Tuesday, October 17, the company rating was upgraded by Evercore. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, March 24 by Credit Suisse. The firm has “Positive” rating given on Thursday, September 17 by Deutsche Bank. On Monday, January 29 the stock rating was maintained by Seaport Global with “Buy”. The stock of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, April 18 by Citigroup. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the shares of APD in report on Wednesday, September 6 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Friday, January 22 by Bank of America. The stock of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Thursday, September 28.

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