Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc increased its stake in Home Depot Inc (HD) by 31.67% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc bought 2,760 shares as the company’s stock rose 9.30% with the market. The institutional investor held 11,475 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.88M, up from 8,715 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Schmidt P J Investment Management Inc who had been investing in Home Depot Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $215.17 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 1.31% or $2.45 during the last trading session, reaching $184.26. About 3.53 million shares traded. The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) has risen 18.65% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500.
Shellback Capital Lp decreased its stake in Boyd Gaming Corp (BYD) by 54.31% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Shellback Capital Lp sold 329,163 shares as the company’s stock rose 22.90% with the market. The institutional investor held 276,900 shares of the hotels and resorts company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $7.21M, down from 606,063 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Shellback Capital Lp who had been investing in Boyd Gaming Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $3.98 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 5.98% or $2.25 during the last trading session, reaching $35.35. About 3.76 million shares traded or 153.44% up from the average. Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) has risen 35.92% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.22% the S&P500.
Shellback Capital Lp, which manages about $423.03M and $1.11 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Delta Air Lines Inc Del (NYSE:DAL) by 243,951 shares to 518,951 shares, valued at $25.02M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) by 20,280 shares in the quarter, for a total of 130,280 shares, and has risen its stake in Pinnacle Entmt Inc New.
Since September 12, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $1.25 million activity. The insider BOYD WILLIAM R sold $186,970.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.11 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.03, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 21 investors sold BYD shares while 62 reduced holdings. 36 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. 84.97 million shares or 2.06% more from 83.26 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 500,000 were accumulated by D E Shaw And. Aqr Management Ltd Co owns 77,312 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Goldman Sachs Group reported 0.01% in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD). Rafferty Asset Mgmt Lc holds 0.02% of its portfolio in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) for 28,426 shares. Federated Pa has invested 0% in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD). Eaton Vance Mngmt reported 32,644 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Tower Research Capital Ltd Liability (Trc) invested in 4,204 shares. Trexquant Inv LP accumulated 25,886 shares. Pacad Limited reported 1,300 shares. Magnetar Finance Limited Liability holds 9,446 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Peavine Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.57% or 40,000 shares in its portfolio. Prelude Cap Ltd Liability Corp invested in 57,038 shares. Boston Ltd Limited Liability Company holds 234,795 shares. Raymond James And Associates, a Florida-based fund reported 8,569 shares. State Street Corporation has invested 0% of its portfolio in Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD).
Among 19 analysts covering Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 74% are positive. Boyd Gaming Corporation had 40 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. JP Morgan upgraded the shares of BYD in report on Friday, January 8 to “Overweight” rating. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Tuesday, August 1. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, February 1 by Instinet. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Tuesday, January 17 by Morgan Stanley. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) on Friday, October 27 with “Hold” rating. Goldman Sachs upgraded the stock to “Neutral” rating in Thursday, December 3 report. The stock has “Equal-Weight” rating by Morgan Stanley on Tuesday, June 20. On Tuesday, February 6 the stock rating was maintained by Susquehanna with “Buy”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, December 18 by Deutsche Bank. Imperial Capital maintained Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) rating on Thursday, May 4. Imperial Capital has “Outperform” rating and $29 target.
Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 selling transactions for $14.57 million activity. Roseborough Teresa Wynn sold $1.97 million worth of stock or 10,916 shares.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.19, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 59 investors sold HD shares while 562 reduced holdings. 121 funds opened positions while 587 raised stakes. 796.24 million shares or 3.15% less from 822.13 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Bradley Foster & Sargent Ct holds 178,165 shares. Bamco New York reported 0.22% of its portfolio in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Aspen Invest Management Inc holds 7,870 shares. Investec Asset Mngmt has 0.06% invested in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD) for 89,159 shares. Nikko Asset Mgmt Americas Inc invested in 6,300 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Intl Group Inc reported 358,325 shares. 253,026 were accumulated by Vontobel Asset Mgmt. Pictet Asset Management Ltd reported 0.37% of its portfolio in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Canada Pension Plan Inv Board holds 0.14% or 410,254 shares in its portfolio. Autus Asset Ltd has invested 0.09% in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Brighton Jones Limited Liability Company has 13,029 shares. Hartford Invest Co has invested 0.85% in The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD). Meridian Inv Counsel, a California-based fund reported 13,023 shares. Advsrs Ok invested in 0.17% or 16,524 shares. Ameriprise Financial accumulated 0.45% or 5.76 million shares.