Nwi Management Lp decreased its stake in Apple Computer (AAPL) by 94.67% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Nwi Management Lp sold 887,250 shares as the company’s stock rose 12.78% with the market. The hedge fund held 50,000 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $7.71 million, down from 937,250 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Nwi Management Lp who had been investing in Apple Computer for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $874.91B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.32% or $0.56 during the last trading session, reaching $172.43. About 40.18 million shares traded or 18.57% up from the average. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500.
Tom Russo increased its stake in Altria Group Inc (MO) by 6.31% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Gardner Russo & Gardner Llc bought 337,555 shares as the company’s stock declined 2.84% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund run by Tom Russo held 5.68 million shares of the farming and seeds and milling company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $360.47 million, up from 5.35M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Gardner Russo & Gardner Llc who had been investing in Altria Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $124.46 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.21% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $65.46. About 6.20 million shares traded. Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) has risen 11.92% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.78% the S&P500.
Among 53 analysts covering Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), 34 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 18 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Apple Inc. had 378 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, October 26, the company rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs. As per Tuesday, November 14, the company rating was initiated by Wells Fargo. On Friday, November 3 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Outperform”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray given on Tuesday, January 2. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Friday, July 15 by Barclays Capital. Cowen & Co maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rating on Monday, October 26. Cowen & Co has “Market Perform” rating and $135 target. BMO Capital Markets maintained Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rating on Wednesday, July 27. BMO Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and $116 target. Nomura maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, April 27 report. The stock of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) earned “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, January 12. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Monday, August 31 with “Buy”.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.7 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 0.68 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 52 investors sold AAPL shares while 1034 reduced holdings. 116 funds opened positions while 640 raised stakes. 2.97 billion shares or 2.78% less from 3.06 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Wg Shaheen & Associates Dba Whitney & Communications has 110,817 shares for 5.36% of their portfolio. Daniel Devine holds 48,563 shares or 5.72% of its portfolio. Nwi Management LP reported 50,000 shares or 0.74% of all its holdings. Peddock Capital Advisors Llc stated it has 1.63% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Patriot Wealth stated it has 100,617 shares or 2.51% of all its holdings. Jfs Wealth Advsr Limited Liability Corp invested in 33,733 shares or 1.34% of the stock. Wellington Shields And Com Ltd Liability has invested 0.81% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Wafra Investment Advisory Gru Incorporated owns 221,278 shares for 1.66% of their portfolio. Moreover, Axa has 2.39% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 3.60M shares. Tiaa Cref Inv Management Ltd Liability Corp holds 3.12% or 29.68M shares. Hudson Valley Inv Advisors Adv holds 1.88% or 47,163 shares in its portfolio. 17,223 were accumulated by Private Asset Mgmt. Davidson Invest Advisors has invested 3.52% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Court Place Advsrs Ltd Liability owns 0.61% invested in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 8,905 shares. New York-based Oppenheimer Com has invested 2.2% in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL).
Nwi Management Lp, which manages about $5.79 billion and $1.04 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Jetblue Airways Corp (NASDAQ:JBLU) by 600,000 shares to 2.75 million shares, valued at $50.96 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in T (NYSE:TMUS) by 290,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 780,000 shares, and has risen its stake in Industrial Select Sect Spdr (XLI).
Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 selling transactions for $70.47 million activity. On Thursday, December 7 the insider Riccio Daniel J. sold $2.65M. The insider SCHILLER PHILIP W sold 56,808 shares worth $8.79 million. 6,209 shares were sold by KONDO CHRIS, worth $1.01M on Tuesday, August 15. $43.15M worth of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was sold by COOK TIMOTHY D. AHRENDTS ANGELA J had sold 63,388 shares worth $9.78M.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.02, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 91 investors sold MO shares while 516 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 420 raised stakes. 1.17 billion shares or 0.77% more from 1.16 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Woodley Farra Manion holds 0.39% or 53,074 shares in its portfolio. Harvey Investment Ltd Liability has 9,967 shares. Ct Mason stated it has 64,218 shares. Montag A Associate owns 9,202 shares. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec invested in 511,524 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Douglass Winthrop Advisors Limited Liability Company holds 0.07% or 18,730 shares in its portfolio. Financial Counselors holds 0.39% in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) or 124,689 shares. Loomis Sayles & Limited Partnership holds 0.03% or 239,530 shares in its portfolio. Aspen Inv Mgmt Inc holds 0.33% or 6,966 shares. Nelson Van Denburg Campbell Wealth Management Grp Inc Ltd Liability Corporation has 0.04% invested in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) for 1,830 shares. Gulf Bankshares (Uk) Limited stated it has 40,153 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. Deltec Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 57,487 shares stake. Advisory Rech Inc invested 0.03% in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO). Hartford Investment Mgmt Company stated it has 0.53% of its portfolio in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO). The Quebec – Canada-based Jarislowsky Fraser has invested 0.18% in Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO).
Since September 21, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 2 selling transactions for $2.95 million activity. Johnson Craig A. sold $995,734 worth of Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) on Wednesday, February 7.
Gardner Russo & Gardner Llc, which manages about $10.72 billion and $14.14 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Mastercard Inc Cl A (NYSE:MA) by 56,917 shares to 9.50 million shares, valued at $1.34B in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Berkshire Hathaway Inc Cl A (BRKA) by 19 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 4,815 shares, and cut its stake in Forman Corp Cl A.