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Trust Investment Advisors Has Decreased Microsoft (MSFT) Stake by $355,200; Market Value Rose; Fulton Bank Has Increased Position in Amazon Com (AMZN)

Trust Investment Advisors decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 9.15% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Trust Investment Advisors sold 4,800 shares as the company’s stock rose 4.75% with the market. The institutional investor held 47,685 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.55 million, down from 52,485 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Trust Investment Advisors who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $708.38B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.71% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $92. About 30.60 million shares traded or 7.48% up from the average. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 34.52% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500.

Fulton Bank increased its stake in Amazon Com Inc (AMZN) by 32.02% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Fulton Bank bought 987 shares as the company’s stock rose 13.58% with the market. The institutional investor held 4,069 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.91M, up from 3,082 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Fulton Bank who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $701.32 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.89% or $13.07 during the last trading session, reaching $1448.69. About 4.47M shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 37.41% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.83 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.01, from 0.82 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 40 investors sold MSFT shares while 952 reduced holdings. 114 funds opened positions while 708 raised stakes. 5.51 billion shares or 0.32% less from 5.53 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Oppenheimer And Com holds 674,901 shares or 1.35% of its portfolio. Hamilton Point Inv Advsrs Lc holds 2.01% or 49,945 shares in its portfolio. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement reported 10.84M shares or 2.2% of all its holdings. Hilltop holds 0.59% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 26,230 shares. Burke & Herbert National Bank & owns 2.15% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) for 31,880 shares. Aristotle Cap Management Limited Liability Corporation reported 3.15% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). At Comml Bank owns 29,176 shares. Morgan Stanley invested in 62.21M shares or 1.39% of the stock. Waldron Ltd Partnership reported 24,928 shares. Edgemoor Advsrs Incorporated invested 4.21% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Guardian Life Insur Of America invested in 17,524 shares or 0.2% of the stock. Vaughan David Inc Il holds 9,783 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Baxter Bros Inc holds 5.15% or 240,454 shares in its portfolio. Colonial Tru has invested 2.98% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Asset Group Incorporated stated it has 0.09% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT).

Since August 29, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $5.98 million activity. COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE also sold $1.98M worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) shares.

Among 37 analysts covering Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), 29 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 78% are positive. Microsoft Corporation had 167 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned “Buy” rating by Tigress Financial on Monday, January 23. Goldman Sachs upgraded Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) rating on Thursday, November 17. Goldman Sachs has “Buy” rating and $68 target. Piper Jaffray initiated Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) rating on Thursday, December 22. Piper Jaffray has “Overweight” rating and $80 target. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Friday, April 1 by Cowen & Co. Goldman Sachs upgraded Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Friday, December 18 to “Neutral” rating. As per Wednesday, October 11, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, July 21 by Piper Jaffray. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Thursday, October 26 report. The rating was downgraded by Vetr to “Strong-Buy” on Thursday, August 27. Wunderlich maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) rating on Wednesday, July 22. Wunderlich has “Hold” rating and $20 target.

Among 53 analysts covering Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN), 50 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 94% are positive. Amazon.com had 273 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Needham maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, September 27 report. The stock has “Buy” rating by UBS on Friday, January 29. The company was maintained on Wednesday, September 28 by Maxim Group. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 2 by Susquehanna. Monness maintained Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) on Tuesday, January 30 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Friday, June 16. As per Tuesday, August 29, the company rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with “Outperform” rating in Friday, August 28 report. The rating was maintained by Monness Crespi & Hardt on Wednesday, September 2 with “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by UBS given on Friday, February 2.

Fulton Bank, which manages about $1.34 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Harbor Fd (HAINX) by 15,185 shares to 76,315 shares, valued at $5.36 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Forward Fds by 16,677 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 89,392 shares, and cut its stake in Schwab Cap Tr.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.26 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.10, from 1.36 in 2017Q2. It dived, as 73 investors sold AMZN shares while 549 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 657 raised stakes. 279.77 million shares or 1.91% less from 285.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Middleton & Ma reported 21,054 shares. Alley Comm Ltd Liability, Illinois-based fund reported 4,667 shares. Teacher Retirement Sys Of Texas has invested 1.43% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Fdx reported 8,500 shares. Carnegie Cap Asset Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 0.97% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Texas-based Segment Wealth Management Ltd Liability Company has invested 0.22% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Sumitomo Life Communication reported 15,408 shares. Hm Payson And holds 1.15% or 27,710 shares. Janney Capital Mngmt Lc has 319 shares. Delta Asset Tn accumulated 0.06% or 404 shares. Cap Intll Investors has 0.53% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Landscape Capital Lc stated it has 1.69% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Passport Limited Liability Corporation holds 25,027 shares or 6.64% of its portfolio. Royal Bancorporation Of Canada has invested 0.51% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Empirical Services Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 0.28% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 1,249 shares.

Since August 15, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $3.25 million activity. 2,334 Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) shares with value of $2.30 million were sold by Zapolsky David. Shares for $536,666 were sold by Reynolds Shelley. 2,077 shares were sold by Blackburn Jeffrey M, worth $2.05 million. On Tuesday, August 15 the insider Olsavsky Brian T sold $2.31 million. Jassy Andrew R had sold 1,985 shares worth $1.96 million on Tuesday, August 15.

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