Stock News

As Gilead Sciences (GILD) Stock Price Declined, Nbt Bank N A Has Increased Its Stake by $346,194; Yakira Capital Management Has Upped Its Brookdale Sr Living (BKD) Stake by $1.33 Million

Yakira Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Brookdale Sr Living Inc (BKD) by 282.73% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Yakira Capital Management Inc bought 132,600 shares as the company’s stock declined 2.44% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 179,500 shares of the hospital and nursing management company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.90M, up from 46,900 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Yakira Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Brookdale Sr Living Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.34 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 19.33% or $1.72 during the last trading session, reaching $7.18. About 20.04 million shares traded or 627.24% up from the average. Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) has declined 20.75% since February 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 37.45% the S&P500.

Nbt Bank N A increased its stake in Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD) by 12.25% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Nbt Bank N A bought 4,274 shares as the company’s stock declined 8.05% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 39,166 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.17M, up from 34,892 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Nbt Bank N A who had been investing in Gilead Sciences Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $103.72B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.60% or $1.29 during the last trading session, reaching $79.4. About 8.38 million shares traded. Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) has declined 21.80% since February 23, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500.

Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 15 selling transactions for $56.94 million activity. 60,000 shares valued at $4.99M were sold by Meyers James R on Thursday, August 31. Alton Gregg H sold $2.37 million worth of stock. $4.40 million worth of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) was sold by Washington Robin L on Thursday, September 7. $6.09 million worth of Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) was sold by MARTIN JOHN C on Thursday, August 31.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.10, from 0.93 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 96 investors sold GILD shares while 488 reduced holdings. 127 funds opened positions while 474 raised stakes. 957.62 million shares or 2.06% more from 938.32 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 472,647 are owned by Jane Street Grp. Liberty Cap Mgmt holds 2,540 shares. Westport Asset Inc has 0.85% invested in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD). Nuveen Asset Mgmt Ltd has invested 0.46% in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD). Guardian Life Insurance Of America has 0.04% invested in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD). Eagle Global Advisors Ltd Co holds 0.15% of its portfolio in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) for 62,485 shares. Tokio Marine Asset Mgmt Limited accumulated 74,862 shares or 0.91% of the stock. Hanseatic Mgmt Inc stated it has 511 shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Wafra Inv Advisory Grp invested in 111,251 shares. Greenwich Wealth Ltd Liability has invested 0.12% in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD). Btg Pactual Glob Asset Management holds 8,677 shares or 0.22% of its portfolio. Thornburg Investment Mngmt Incorporated stated it has 1.24 million shares. Stanley Capital Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 38,275 shares or 1.73% of all its holdings. Adirondack Tru holds 0.46% or 7,191 shares in its portfolio. Cape Cod Five Cents Retail Bank has 0.04% invested in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) for 3,125 shares.

Among 30 analysts covering Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD), 21 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. Gilead Sciences had 125 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Hold” on Friday, October 27. Maxim Group maintained it with “Buy” rating and $129 target in Wednesday, July 29 report. Mizuho maintained the shares of GILD in report on Monday, February 12 with “Buy” rating. UBS maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, April 29 report. The rating was upgraded by Maxim Group on Thursday, November 30 to “Buy”. Atlantic Securities initiated it with “Neutral” rating and $111 target in Friday, December 18 report. Bank of America maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Wednesday, February 7 report. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, January 3 by Credit Suisse. The stock has “Buy” rating by Citigroup on Tuesday, January 30. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Monday, June 12 with “Buy”.

Nbt Bank N A, which manages about $625.68M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Unitedhealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH) by 3,257 shares to 20,533 shares, valued at $4.02 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in American Express Co (NYSE:AXP) by 4,571 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 12,858 shares, and cut its stake in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA).

Among 8 analysts covering Brookdale Senior Living (NYSE:BKD), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Brookdale Senior Living had 35 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Friday, November 11. As per Wednesday, July 5, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, November 2 by RBC Capital Markets. Barclays Capital maintained Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) on Wednesday, August 5 with “Equal Weight” rating. On Tuesday, November 7 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with “Buy”. Jefferies upgraded it to “Buy” rating and $16.50 target in Monday, March 27 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 12 by RBC Capital Markets. Jefferies maintained Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) rating on Friday, October 20. Jefferies has “Buy” rating and $14.0 target. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with “Top Pick” rating and $40 target in Wednesday, August 5 report. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with “Buy” on Wednesday, August 5.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.01, from 1.08 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 46 investors sold BKD shares while 50 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 72 raised stakes. 180.11 million shares or 0.36% more from 179.47 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Lee Danner & Bass stated it has 950,377 shares or 1.08% of all its holdings. Blackrock invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD). Akanthos Limited Liability Corporation invested 6.37% of its portfolio in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD). Moreover, Systematic Mgmt Limited Partnership has 0.03% invested in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD). Highbridge Capital Mngmt Ltd invested in 0.06% or 348,805 shares. Wells Fargo Communications Mn reported 163,422 shares. Campbell & Invest Adviser Llc has 0.29% invested in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD). Putnam Investments Limited Liability owns 211,700 shares. North Run LP invested 11.84% in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD). Hightower Ltd Liability Com owns 21,350 shares. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D has invested 0.01% in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD). Brown Advisory has 0% invested in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) for 35,603 shares. Continental Advsrs Lc holds 0.99% of its portfolio in Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) for 407,295 shares. Loring Wolcott And Coolidge Fiduciary Advsrs Llp Ma holds 0% or 3 shares in its portfolio. State Of Wisconsin Inv Board reported 37,479 shares.

Yakira Capital Management Inc, which manages about $188.00M and $300.65M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Dominion Diamond Corp (NYSE:DDC) by 25,850 shares to 10,719 shares, valued at $152,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Altaba Inc by 122,919 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 618,101 shares, and cut its stake in Advent Claymore Enh Grw & In (LCM).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *