Epoch Investment Partners Inc increased its stake in Martin Marietta Matls Inc (MLM) by 19.27% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Epoch Investment Partners Inc bought 127,210 shares as the company’s stock rose 4.98% with the market. The institutional investor held 787,381 shares of the basic industries company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $162.38M, up from 660,171 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Epoch Investment Partners Inc who had been investing in Martin Marietta Matls Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $13.59B market cap company. The stock decreased 2.85% or $6.34 during the last trading session, reaching $216.25. About 720,248 shares traded or 5.21% up from the average. Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) has risen 23.49% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.79% the S&P500.
Ctc Llc decreased its stake in Netflix Inc (NFLX) by 50.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ctc Llc sold 28,060 shares as the company’s stock rose 10.41% with the market. The institutional investor held 27,445 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $4.98M, down from 55,505 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Ctc Llc who had been investing in Netflix Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $120.86 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.62% or $1.75 during the last trading session, reaching $278.52. About 8.31M shares traded. Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has risen 75.34% since February 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500.
Among 56 analysts covering Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), 40 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 14 Hold. Therefore 71% are positive. Netflix had 226 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Tuesday, January 23 by Wedbush. The stock of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) earned “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, April 7. The company was maintained on Tuesday, October 17 by UBS. Pivotal Research maintained the shares of NFLX in report on Wednesday, January 20 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Monday, September 25 with “Hold”. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, January 24 by BTIG Research. The stock of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 13 by Cantor Fitzgerald. FBR Capital maintained it with “Mkt Perform” rating and $100 target in Tuesday, October 18 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Raymond James given on Tuesday, July 18. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Buy” rating and $215.0 target in Monday, September 18 report.
Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 35 selling transactions for $121.83 million activity. FRIEDLAND JONATHAN sold 5,126 shares worth $1.31M. Peters Gregory K also sold $1.92M worth of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) shares. On Thursday, February 8 SARANDOS THEODORE A sold $43.05 million worth of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) or 163,747 shares. Another trade for 2,000 shares valued at $368,590 was sold by BARTON RICHARD N. Another trade for 11,264 shares valued at $3.01 million was made by HOAG JAY C on Wednesday, January 31. Another trade for 1,000 shares valued at $187,940 was made by WELLS DAVID B on Monday, December 11.
Ctc Llc, which manages about $50.56B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Spdr S&P 500 Etf Tr (SPY) by 296,434 shares to 544,639 shares, valued at $136.83 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.12 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.10, from 1.22 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 56 investors sold NFLX shares while 255 reduced holdings. 115 funds opened positions while 233 raised stakes. 356.10 million shares or 3.23% more from 344.96 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 7,864 are held by Eqis. Ctc Ltd holds 0% or 27,445 shares in its portfolio. Pension Ser owns 366,425 shares. Caxton Associate Limited Partnership, New Jersey-based fund reported 12,589 shares. Stonebridge Cap Mgmt stated it has 1,211 shares. Gilder Gagnon Howe & has invested 6.26% in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Bedrijfstakpensioenfonds Voor De Media Pno has 53,000 shares for 1.08% of their portfolio. Nippon Life Insurance has invested 0.05% in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX). Washington Tru Natl Bank stated it has 286 shares. Moreover, Alliancebernstein Lp has 0.11% invested in Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) for 842,108 shares. United Automobile Association invested in 349,380 shares. Sg Americas Secs Ltd Co holds 0.02% or 12,859 shares. 108,868 are held by Comerica Comml Bank. 630 were accumulated by Mitsubishi Ufj Hldgs. 10,044 are held by Advisory Ser Networks Ltd Company.
Among 13 analysts covering Martin Marietta (NYSE:MLM), 8 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 62% are positive. Martin Marietta had 30 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Citigroup maintained it with “Buy” rating and $260 target in Monday, October 9 report. The rating was upgraded by Suntrust Robinson on Wednesday, October 26 to “Buy”. Bank of America maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, August 6 report. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, August 21 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, October 26 by SunTrust. Jefferies initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, October 11 report. The firm has “Buy” rating by Longbow given on Friday, October 2. Stephens maintained it with “Hold” rating and $250.0 target in Wednesday, January 3 report. On Monday, February 12 the stock rating was maintained by SunTrust with “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, January 25 by Citigroup.
Epoch Investment Partners Inc, which manages about $43.62B and $29.86B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Astrazeneca Plc (NYSE:AZN) by 149,947 shares to 7.26 million shares, valued at $245.99 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Service Corp Intl (NYSE:SCI) by 36,246 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 1.13M shares, and cut its stake in Ameriprise Finl Inc (NYSE:AMP).
Investors sentiment increased to 1.28 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.30, from 0.98 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 40 investors sold MLM shares while 130 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 165 raised stakes. 59.73 million shares or 1.72% more from 58.73 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Tocqueville Asset Management Limited Partnership holds 0% or 1,475 shares. Sg Americas Securities Limited stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM). 7,600 are held by Alpine Woods Limited Liability Company. 2,551 are held by Qs Investors Ltd Llc. Harvey Mngmt has 32,451 shares. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue invested 0.09% in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM). Aviva Plc owns 39,912 shares or 0.04% of their US portfolio. First Republic Inv Management Inc owns 1,897 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Ny State Common Retirement Fund reported 218,155 shares stake. Tci Wealth Advisors Incorporated invested in 0.01% or 82 shares. Tiaa Cref Limited Com invested in 0.01% or 95,629 shares. Exxonmobil Investment Mngmt Tx has invested 0.06% in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM). Apg Asset Mgmt Nv owns 87,141 shares or 0.03% of their US portfolio. California-based First Quadrant LP Ca has invested 0% in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM). First National Bank & Trust Of Omaha has 0.29% invested in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) for 22,620 shares.