Culbertson A N & Co Inc increased its stake in Texas Instrs Inc (TXN) by 361.12% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Culbertson A N & Co Inc bought 12,975 shares as the company’s stock rose 5.05% with the market. The institutional investor held 16,568 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.49 million, up from 3,593 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Culbertson A N & Co Inc who had been investing in Texas Instrs Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $103.52B market cap company. The stock increased 0.78% or $0.82 during the last trading session, reaching $105.29. About 4.97M shares traded. Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) has risen 40.31% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.61% the S&P500.
Fred Alger Management Inc increased its stake in Morgan Stanley (MS) by 13.15% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Fred Alger Management Inc bought 398,181 shares as the company’s stock declined 9.43% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 3.43M shares of the investment bankers and brokers and service company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $164.99 million, up from 3.03M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Fred Alger Management Inc who had been investing in Morgan Stanley for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $98.45 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.15% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $55.06. About 7.71 million shares traded. Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has risen 57.08% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.38% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment increased to 0.94 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.06, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 59 investors sold MS shares while 292 reduced holdings. 76 funds opened positions while 255 raised stakes. 1.53 billion shares or 1.48% less from 1.55 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 26,372 were accumulated by First Natl Trust Company. Retirement System Of Alabama has invested 0.4% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). 3,921 were accumulated by Srb Corp. Plante Moran has 0.01% invested in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) for 415 shares. Horrell Capital Management reported 583 shares. Qs Investors Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.01% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). Boston Partners stated it has 411,884 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings. Glg Limited Company reported 120,971 shares. Millennium Limited holds 353,669 shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Factory Mutual owns 608,600 shares for 0.32% of their portfolio. Manufacturers Life Ins The reported 0.69% stake. Connor Clark Lunn Investment Mngmt reported 249,000 shares. Norinchukin Natl Bank The stated it has 0.1% of its portfolio in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS). 3,227 were reported by Guardian Life Insurance Of America. Jupiter Asset Mngmt Limited stated it has 0.95% in Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS).
Fred Alger Management Inc, which manages about $21.12B and $21.38 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Shutterstock Inc (NYSE:SSTK) by 18,954 shares to 4,113 shares, valued at $137,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Ebay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) by 490,290 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 15,002 shares, and cut its stake in Hd Supply Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:HDS).
Among 29 analysts covering Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), 19 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 66% are positive. Morgan Stanley has $82 highest and $1 lowest target. $46.98’s average target is -14.67% below currents $55.06 stock price. Morgan Stanley had 97 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Tuesday, April 19 by Wood. The stock of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) earned “Underweight” rating by Atlantic Securities on Wednesday, February 3. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MS in report on Thursday, January 21 with “Outperform” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, March 29. The stock of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, July 20 by Bank of America. The stock of Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) earned “Buy” rating by Buckingham Research on Wednesday, October 18. The rating was maintained by Citigroup on Monday, October 9 with “Neutral”. The stock has “Buy” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Tuesday, October 17. The stock has “Neutral” rating by Macquarie Research on Tuesday, October 20. On Wednesday, March 30 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Neutral”.
Investors sentiment increased to 1.12 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 1.1 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 55 investors sold TXN shares while 333 reduced holdings. 104 funds opened positions while 332 raised stakes. 802.74 million shares or 3.16% more from 778.17 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Kemper Corporation Master Retirement has 2.33% invested in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN). First Amer Fincl Bank accumulated 31,611 shares or 0.22% of the stock. North Star Asset Mgmt reported 34,816 shares. Ontario Teachers Pension Plan Board reported 0.15% stake. Frontier Invest Management holds 0.15% or 20,676 shares. Legal & General Grp Public Ltd accumulated 0.35% or 5.17 million shares. Roof Eidam Maycock Adv holds 0.44% of its portfolio in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) for 9,485 shares. Clark Mgmt Grp Inc holds 460,527 shares. Amer Beacon Advsr has 1,248 shares. Foster Motley accumulated 63,804 shares or 0.98% of the stock. Ims Cap Mgmt has 0.19% invested in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) for 3,253 shares. Jacobus Wealth Mgmt invested in 0.22% or 9,481 shares. 30,062 are held by Hodges Management. Zwj Counsel Incorporated owns 8,470 shares or 0.06% of their US portfolio. Intact Inv Mngmt has invested 0.21% in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN).