Srb Corp increased its stake in Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) by 34.18% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Srb Corp bought 315,833 shares as the company’s stock rose 0.21% with the market. The institutional investor held 1.24 million shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $101.65 million, up from 924,144 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Srb Corp who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $315.53B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.096 during the last trading session, reaching $74.434. About 1.46 million shares traded. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) has declined 9.08% since March 14, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500.
Piedmont Investment Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Wendys Co Com (WEN) by 30.27% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Piedmont Investment Advisors Llc sold 32,232 shares as the company’s stock rose 13.38% with the market. The institutional investor held 74,235 shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.15 million, down from 106,467 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Piedmont Investment Advisors Llc who had been investing in Wendys Co Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.06B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.29% or $0.049 during the last trading session, reaching $16.951. About 300,380 shares traded. The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) has risen 56.90% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.20% the S&P500.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.25, from 1.04 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 23 investors sold WEN shares while 95 reduced holdings. 30 funds opened positions while 63 raised stakes. 181.38 million shares or 0.51% less from 182.30 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Philadelphia Tru Com holds 0.03% or 26,001 shares. 425,168 were reported by State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Systems. Jennison Assoc Limited holds 1.92M shares. Qs Invsts, a New York-based fund reported 39 shares. Moreover, Boyar Asset has 1.34% invested in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN). Stratos Wealth Prns invested in 23,752 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Jane Street Group Ltd owns 59,616 shares for 0% of their portfolio. California State Teachers Retirement has invested 0.01% in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN). Principal Fincl Grp owns 783,287 shares. Robeco Institutional Asset Management Bv stated it has 186,681 shares. Millennium Ltd Limited Liability Company reported 1.99M shares or 0.05% of all its holdings. Ing Groep Nv invested in 22,362 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Prelude Capital Mgmt Llc holds 0.09% of its portfolio in The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) for 62,593 shares. 436 were reported by Benjamin F Edwards & Inc. Shelton Capital Mgmt reported 15,418 shares or 0.02% of all its holdings.
Analysts await The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) to report earnings on May, 9. They expect $0.10 EPS, up 11.11% or $0.01 from last year’s $0.09 per share. WEN’s profit will be $23.94M for 42.38 P/E if the $0.10 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.11 actual EPS reported by The Wendy's Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.09% negative EPS growth.
Piedmont Investment Advisors Llc, which manages about $2.73 billion and $4.71B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Jpmorgan Chase & Co Com (NYSE:JPM) by 6,926 shares to 763,509 shares, valued at $72.92M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Exxon Mobil Corp Com (NYSE:XOM) by 8,420 shares in the quarter, for a total of 917,004 shares, and has risen its stake in Disney Walt Co Com Disney (NYSE:DIS).
Since October 3, 2017, it had 1 insider purchase, and 7 insider sales for $421.74 million activity. MAY PETER W had sold 5.00M shares worth $82.50M. Peltz Matthew H. sold $82.50M worth of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) on Monday, February 26. On Tuesday, October 3 the insider Wunsch E.J. sold $54,736. $82.50M worth of stock was sold by PELTZ NELSON on Monday, February 26. GARDEN EDWARD P sold $82.50 million worth of stock. Another trade for 5,000 shares valued at $83,109 was bought by Plosch Gunther.
Among 20 analysts covering Wendy’s (NASDAQ:WEN), 12 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. Wendy’s had 53 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Guggenheim on Friday, February 23 with “Buy”. Guggenheim initiated the shares of WEN in report on Friday, September 11 with “Buy” rating. The stock of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) has “Buy” rating given on Monday, January 4 by Nomura. RBC Capital Markets downgraded the stock to “Sector Perform” rating in Tuesday, August 2 report. The stock of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) earned “Underperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, August 11. The rating was upgraded by JP Morgan on Friday, February 24 to “Overweight”. The stock of The Wendy's Company (NASDAQ:WEN) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, February 11. The company was maintained on Wednesday, August 9 by Wedbush. On Thursday, December 1 the stock rating was downgraded by Guggenheim to “Neutral”. On Friday, September 15 the stock rating was upgraded by Longbow to “Buy”.
Since September 18, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $5.23 million activity. $200,293 worth of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) was sold by Wascom Dennis G. Chapman Neil A also sold $996,628 worth of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) shares. Corson Bradley W also sold $1.62 million worth of Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) on Monday, December 11. Another trade for 22,656 shares valued at $1.81M was made by Franklin Robert Stuart on Monday, September 18.
Investors sentiment is 0.85 in Q3 2017. Its the same as in 2017Q2. It is without change, as 57 investors sold XOM shares while 806 reduced holdings. only 114 funds opened positions while 621 raised stakes. 2.13 billion shares or 0.48% more from 2.12 billion shares in 2017Q2 were reported. California-based Miracle Mile Advisors Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.1% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Mount Vernon Assoc Md has invested 1.09% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Bowling Mngmt Ltd Liability Com holds 55,017 shares or 0.68% of its portfolio. Nexus Inv Incorporated holds 0.12% or 9,632 shares in its portfolio. Cim Inv Mangement Inc reported 0.72% stake. Narwhal Capital owns 1.5% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for 74,056 shares. Transamerica Financial Advisors holds 0% or 301 shares in its portfolio. Fmr invested 0.13% of its portfolio in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Moody Savings Bank Tru Division holds 0.2% or 50,719 shares. Moreover, Cape Cod Five Cents Bank & Trust has 1.78% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM). Congress Asset Ma owns 0.11% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for 86,392 shares. Hoertkorn Richard Charles invested in 11,655 shares. Bluestein R H & Company has 18,854 shares for 0.08% of their portfolio. Institute For Wealth Management Lc accumulated 20,972 shares. Cap Management Assoc Ny owns 1.4% invested in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) for 12,000 shares.
Among 26 analysts covering Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM), 9 have Buy rating, 7 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 35% are positive. Exxon Mobil had 90 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Wednesday, October 18, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. As per Tuesday, November 7, the company rating was downgraded by HSBC. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, June 26 by BMO Capital Markets. Barclays Capital downgraded Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) on Tuesday, February 6 to “Underweight” rating. Bank of America maintained the shares of XOM in report on Thursday, March 8 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Long-Term Buy” rating by Hilliard Lyons on Wednesday, June 7. The company was upgraded on Thursday, May 11 by Bank of America. Nomura initiated Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) on Friday, March 18 with “Reduce” rating. On Thursday, June 2 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Neutral”. The firm has “Underweight” rating by Barclays Capital given on Thursday, September 3.