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Cna Financial Has Boosted Pfizer Com (PFE) Position By $2.12 Million; Shorts at Acxiom (ACXM) Lowered By 6.32%

Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ:ACXM) had a decrease of 6.32% in short interest. ACXM’s SI was 3.57M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 6.32% from 3.81 million shares previously. With 483,200 avg volume, 7 days are for Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ:ACXM)’s short sellers to cover ACXM’s short positions. The SI to Acxiom Corporation’s float is 4.67%. The stock increased 1.45% or $0.41 during the last trading session, reaching $28.77. About 475,376 shares traded. Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ:ACXM) has risen 34.36% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.66% the S&P500.

Cna Financial Corp increased Pfizer Inc Com (PFE) stake by 32.49% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Cna Financial Corp acquired 60,675 shares as Pfizer Inc Com (PFE)’s stock declined 3.45%. The Cna Financial Corp holds 247,401 shares with $8.83 million value, up from 186,726 last quarter. Pfizer Inc Com now has $216.14 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.54% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $36.26. About 26.24M shares traded or 24.01% up from the average. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has declined 2.76% since February 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 19.46% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.02, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 53 investors sold PFE shares while 700 reduced holdings. 106 funds opened positions while 620 raised stakes. 4.06 billion shares or 0.86% more from 4.02 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bank Of Montreal Can owns 17.23M shares. Bennicas And Associate holds 0.78% or 25,596 shares in its portfolio. Aviance Lc has invested 0% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). Garde Cap stated it has 0.21% in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). Harvest Capital Mgmt invested in 0.38% or 26,995 shares. Glg reported 291,101 shares. Weaver C Barksdale And Associate Incorporated accumulated 42,049 shares. Birinyi Assocs Incorporated accumulated 16,750 shares. Tealwood Asset Inc accumulated 133,961 shares or 1.72% of the stock. Investec Asset Mngmt reported 0.81% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). Essex Invest Management Communications Ltd accumulated 19,213 shares. 181,250 were accumulated by Bedell Frazier Invest Counseling Llc. Sandler Mngmt invested in 0.14% or 32,000 shares. Chemung Canal Tru invested in 245,998 shares. Loomis Sayles And LP has 0.21% invested in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE).

Among 22 analysts covering Pfizer (NYSE:PFE), 10 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. Pfizer had 74 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, November 2 by Argus Research. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Tuesday, October 31 by Piper Jaffray. Jefferies maintained the shares of PFE in report on Thursday, April 7 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, August 2 with “Buy”. The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Monday, October 16 with “Hold”. Jefferies downgraded the stock to “Hold” rating in Thursday, October 13 report. The stock of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) earned “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, April 18. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, January 31 by Morgan Stanley. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of PFE in report on Friday, August 28 with “Overweight” rating. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, April 6 by Societe Generale.

Cna Financial Corp decreased Terex Corp New Com (NYSE:TEX) stake by 8,757 shares to 95,614 valued at $4.31M in 2017Q3. It also reduced On Semiconductor Corp Com (ONNN) stake by 42,948 shares and now owns 100,898 shares. Eaton Corp Plc Shs (NYSE:ETN) was reduced too.

Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 insider sales for $12.30 million activity. $6.70M worth of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) was sold by READ IAN C. On Tuesday, September 12 the insider SUSMAN SALLY sold $1.34 million. 7,350 shares were sold by MACKENZIE ALEXANDER R, worth $249,900. Another trade for 94,409 shares valued at $3.21M was sold by DAMELIO FRANK A. OLSON LAURIE J sold 8,064 shares worth $263,693. $296,560 worth of stock was sold by JOHNSON RADY A on Friday, December 15.

Among 6 analysts covering Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ:ACXM), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 83% are positive. Acxiom Corporation had 20 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Friday, August 5. Cantor Fitzgerald initiated it with “Buy” rating and $31 target in Thursday, September 15 report. The stock of Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ:ACXM) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, February 16 by Stephens. The stock has “Buy” rating by Dougherty & Company on Tuesday, May 24. William Blair initiated the shares of ACXM in report on Wednesday, June 1 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, February 7 with “Outperform”. The rating was maintained by Dougherty & Company with “Buy” on Friday, August 5. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, October 31 by Cantor Fitzgerald. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by First Analysis on Friday, November 18. The stock of Acxiom Corporation (NASDAQ:ACXM) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 22 by BMO Capital Markets.

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