Inverness Counsel Llc decreased Ecolab Inc (ECL) stake by 14.17% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Inverness Counsel Llc sold 35,405 shares as Ecolab Inc (ECL)’s stock rose 2.53%. The Inverness Counsel Llc holds 214,366 shares with $27.57 million value, down from 249,771 last quarter. Ecolab Inc now has $37.99B valuation. The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $131.49. About 1.30 million shares traded or 2.74% up from the average. Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) has risen 9.41% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.29% the S&P500.
Castleark Management Llc decreased Deere & Co (DE) stake by 4.73% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Castleark Management Llc sold 7,390 shares as Deere & Co (DE)’s stock rose 9.64%. The Castleark Management Llc holds 148,709 shares with $18.68 million value, down from 156,099 last quarter. Deere & Co now has $54.77 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.58% or $2.63 during the last trading session, reaching $169.44. About 6.63M shares traded or 173.14% up from the average. Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) has risen 46.99% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.29% the S&P500.
Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $966,233 activity. Another trade for 7,397 shares valued at $966,233 was sold by HANDLEY THOMAS W.
Among 22 analysts covering Ecolab (NYSE:ECL), 11 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Ecolab had 62 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) earned “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, February 24. Jefferies maintained Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) on Thursday, July 13 with “Hold” rating. On Monday, April 3 the stock rating was upgraded by Nomura to “Neutral”. The company was maintained on Thursday, June 1 by Canaccord Genuity. The stock has “Buy” rating by J.P. Morgan on Friday, May 26. The firm has “Overweight” rating given on Wednesday, November 1 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Sell” rating by Goldman Sachs given on Monday, March 14. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 1 by Oppenheimer. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, August 14 by Jefferies. The stock of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) has “Overweight” rating given on Tuesday, November 3 by Piper Jaffray.
Inverness Counsel Llc increased Adobe Sys Inc (NASDAQ:ADBE) stake by 5,495 shares to 244,355 valued at $36.45 million in 2017Q3. It also upped Danaher Corp (NYSE:DHR) stake by 6,498 shares and now owns 240,550 shares. Fortive Corp was raised too.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.25, from 0.94 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 31 investors sold ECL shares while 274 reduced holdings. 81 funds opened positions while 281 raised stakes. 213.37 million shares or 1.11% more from 211.02 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Yhb Inv invested 2.6% in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL). 100,100 are owned by Sit. Davis Selected Advisers holds 0.64% or 1.18M shares. Tt International owns 73,369 shares. Groesbeck Investment Management Corp Nj, a New Jersey-based fund reported 1,700 shares. Nbt Commercial Bank N A New York holds 0.35% or 16,907 shares. 1,143 were reported by Lloyds Banking Public Ltd Company. The Netherlands-based Ing Groep Nv has invested 0.01% in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL). Dubuque Retail Bank & owns 24,687 shares. De Burlo Gp holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) for 3,450 shares. Tortoise Capital Advsr Limited Liability has invested 0% in Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL). Fiduciary Ser Of The Southwest Tx invested in 7,521 shares. Wedgewood Prtnrs Incorporated holds 0.01% or 2,500 shares. Jensen Investment Incorporated accumulated 2.52M shares. Lord Abbett & Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 132,300 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio.
Since August 22, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 9 insider sales for $20.31 million activity. Jones Mary K.W. sold $1.69 million worth of Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) on Tuesday, January 9. May John C II had sold 20,835 shares worth $3.15 million on Monday, December 11. Another trade for 6,416 shares valued at $972,253 was made by Reed Cory J on Monday, December 11. Another trade for 22,095 shares valued at $3.76 million was sold by Field James M.. The insider von Pentz Markwart sold $2.65 million. Guinn Max A sold 7,174 shares worth $954,021.
Among 29 analysts covering Deere & Company (NYSE:DE), 13 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 13 Hold. Therefore 45% are positive. Deere & Company had 119 analyst reports since July 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Robert W. Baird on Monday, October 31. Piper Jaffray maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Monday, May 23 report. The firm has “Hold” rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, July 5. The stock of Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Friday, June 2. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Neutral” on Monday, August 24. The company was maintained on Monday, August 24 by RBC Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of DE in report on Monday, August 22 with “Sector Perform” rating. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, August 25 with “Hold”. The rating was upgraded by UBS to “Neutral” on Monday, January 4. The stock of Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, June 7 by Citigroup.