Alliancebernstein Lp decreased its stake in Sealed Air Corp New (SEE) by 15.35% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Alliancebernstein Lp sold 99,333 shares as the company’s stock declined 9.02% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 547,897 shares of the major chemicals company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $23.41M, down from 647,230 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Alliancebernstein Lp who had been investing in Sealed Air Corp New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $7.70B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.54% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $42.66. About 2.29 million shares traded. Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) has declined 6.94% since February 19, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 23.64% the S&P500.
Wms Partners Llc increased its stake in Pfizer Inc (PFE) by 137.16% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Wms Partners Llc bought 34,291 shares as the company’s stock declined 3.45% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 59,291 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.12 million, up from 25,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Wms Partners Llc who had been investing in Pfizer Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $216.14B market cap company. 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.
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. Morgan Stanley maintained Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Friday, April 7 with “Neutral” rating. The stock of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has “Outperform” rating given on Thursday, October 19 by BMO Capital Markets. Morgan Stanley upgraded the shares of PFE in report on Friday, October 2 to “Overweight” rating. The rating was downgraded by Jefferies to “Hold” on Thursday, October 13. The rating was downgraded by Argus Research on Wednesday, November 2 to “Hold”. As per Monday, June 20, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, October 20 by Cowen & Co. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, August 4 report. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Monday, October 16 with “Hold”. BMO Capital Markets maintained it with “Buy” rating and $39.0 target in Tuesday, November 21 report.
Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 insider sales for $12.30 million activity. Shares for $6.70 million were sold by READ IAN C on Thursday, August 31. Another trade for 38,230 shares valued at $1.34M was sold by SUSMAN SALLY. MACKENZIE ALEXANDER R also sold $249,750 worth of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Friday, December 15. OLSON LAURIE J also sold $263,693 worth of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) on Monday, August 21. JOHNSON RADY A sold 8,000 shares worth $296,560.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.96 in Q3 2017. 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. Osborne Ptnrs Mngmt Ltd Liability holds 1.47% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) for 301,469 shares. Greenwood Limited Com reported 1.48% stake. Baker Avenue Asset Limited Partnership stated it has 204,893 shares or 0.82% of all its holdings. Colonial Trust Advsrs invested in 25,990 shares. Opus Grp Inc Ltd accumulated 21,048 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership accumulated 43.04M shares or 0.67% of the stock. Kanawha Capital Management Limited Liability Com has 180,777 shares for 0.99% of their portfolio. Wms Lc holds 0.25% or 59,291 shares in its portfolio. Redmond Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability invested in 0.19% or 11,799 shares. Vermont-based Clean Yield Group has invested 0.84% in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE). Violich Capital accumulated 28,220 shares. Capital Intll Inc Ca stated it has 4,500 shares. Planning Advsr Ltd Llc holds 1.08% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) for 77,190 shares. Appleton Prtnrs Ma owns 45,678 shares for 0.27% of their portfolio. First Bancorporation stated it has 10,047 shares.
Wms Partners Llc, which manages about $2.55 billion and $839.92M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) by 3,126 shares to 183,103 shares, valued at $28.22M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Spdr S&P 500 Etf Tr (SPY) by 3,551 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 1,049 shares, and cut its stake in Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT).