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Quantitative Investment Management Decreased Its Cooper Companies (The) (COO) Holding by $4.50 Million; Stock Value Rose; Guardian Capital Advisors LP Increased Its Stake in Pembina Pipeline (PBA) by $4.87 Million as Stock Value Declined

Guardian Capital Advisors Lp increased its stake in Pembina Pipeline Corp (PBA) by 121.33% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Guardian Capital Advisors Lp bought 118,719 shares as the company’s stock declined 0.40% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 216,563 shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $8.97 million, up from 97,844 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Guardian Capital Advisors Lp who had been investing in Pembina Pipeline Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $16.30B market cap company. The stock increased 0.31% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $32.76. About 202,058 shares traded. Pembina Pipeline Corporation (NYSE:PBA) has risen 15.45% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 1.25% the S&P500.

Quantitative Investment Management Llc decreased its stake in Cooper Companies Inc (The) (COO) by 38.31% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Quantitative Investment Management Llc sold 19,000 shares as the company’s stock rose 8.53% with the market. The hedge fund held 30,600 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $7.26 million, down from 49,600 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Quantitative Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Cooper Companies Inc (The) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $11.37 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.69% or $1.6 during the last trading session, reaching $231.97. About 94,264 shares traded. The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) has risen 33.48% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.78% the S&P500.

Among 5 analysts covering Pembina Pipeline (NYSE:PBA), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Pembina Pipeline had 8 analyst reports since August 10, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Monday, July 18 by ational Bank Financial. The company was maintained on Monday, August 10 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Thursday, October 13 by JP Morgan. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, December 11 by Credit Suisse. As per Monday, November 9, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The firm has “Neutral” rating by Credit Suisse given on Monday, June 20. GMP Securities upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Monday, November 7 report.

Guardian Capital Advisors Lp, which manages about $1.66B and $727.37 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) by 4,226 shares to 150,953 shares, valued at $11.90M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Thomson Reuters Corp (NYSE:TRI) by 5,372 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 158,115 shares, and cut its stake in Anthem Inc (NYSE:ANTM).

Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 selling transactions for $13.38 million activity. BENDER A THOMAS had sold 9,150 shares worth $2.10 million on Monday, December 18. The insider PETERSMEYER GARY S sold 785 shares worth $179,812. On Monday, December 18 the insider WEISS ROBERT S sold $7.30 million. $1.12M worth of stock was sold by ZINBERG STANLEY MD on Thursday, January 4.

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.1 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.25, from 1.35 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 33 investors sold COO shares while 143 reduced holdings. 53 funds opened positions while 140 raised stakes. 45.75 million shares or 0.59% less from 46.02 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 2.68M were reported by Massachusetts Services Ma. Advantus Capital Management holds 4,976 shares. Royal Natl Bank Of Canada, a Ontario – Canada-based fund reported 87,143 shares. Clinton Gru, New York-based fund reported 10,882 shares. The Ontario – Canada-based Cibc Asset Mngmt has invested 0.01% in The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO). Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky holds 0.13% of its portfolio in The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) for 45,812 shares. State Treasurer State Of Michigan has 0.03% invested in The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) for 14,828 shares. Qs Investors Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 2,244 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Profund Limited Liability Corporation owns 2,336 shares. 85,070 are held by Torray Lc. Moreover, Bremer Trust Association has 0.06% invested in The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO). Suntrust Banks Inc holds 1,983 shares or 0% of its portfolio. Riverhead Capital Mngmt Lc holds 3,342 shares. Bamco New York holds 0.29% or 254,341 shares. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement holds 0.05% or 82,745 shares.

Analysts await The Cooper Companies, Inc. (NYSE:COO) to report earnings on March, 8 after the close. They expect $2.52 EPS, up 30.57% or $0.59 from last year’s $1.93 per share. COO’s profit will be $123.53 million for 23.01 P/E if the $2.52 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.65 actual EPS reported by The Cooper Companies, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -4.91% negative EPS growth.

Among 15 analysts covering Cooper (NYSE:COO), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Cooper had 56 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, September 12 the stock rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with “Buy”. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, September 2 by BMO Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy” on Friday, June 2. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Thursday, August 17. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Buy” rating and $280.0 target in Thursday, August 31 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, August 31 by Zacks. The stock has “Outperform” rating by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, September 4. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Buy” on Monday, November 13. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, July 4. The firm has “Buy” rating by Jefferies given on Friday, April 15.

Quantitative Investment Management Llc, which manages about $1.89 billion and $8.76B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Terex Corp (NYSE:TEX) by 165,800 shares to 223,500 shares, valued at $10.06M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Xtrackers Harvest Csi 300 China A (ASHR) by 129,000 shares in the quarter, for a total of 625,400 shares, and has risen its stake in Eli Lilly And Co (NYSE:LLY).

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