Victory Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Cms Energy Corp (CMS) by 64.11% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Victory Capital Management Inc sold 137,068 shares as the company’s stock rose 6.55% with the market. The institutional investor held 76,739 shares of the power generation company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.56 million, down from 213,807 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Victory Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Cms Energy Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $12.13 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.30% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $42.96. About 1.81 million shares traded. CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) has risen 12.78% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.92% the S&P500.
Black Diamond Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Saratoga Invt Corp (SAR) by 2.12% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Black Diamond Capital Management Llc bought 14,511 shares as the company’s stock declined 7.04% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 698,366 shares of the company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $15.03M, up from 683,855 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Black Diamond Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Saratoga Invt Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $132.71M market cap company. The stock decreased 3.94% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $21.21. About 16,439 shares traded. Saratoga Investment Corp. (NYSE:SAR) has risen 31.19% since March 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.49% the S&P500.
Analysts await CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) to report earnings on May, 7. They expect $0.77 earnings per share, up 8.45% or $0.06 from last year’s $0.71 per share. CMS’s profit will be $217.45 million for 13.95 P/E if the $0.77 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.51 actual earnings per share reported by CMS Energy Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 50.98% EPS growth.
Investors sentiment decreased to 0.97 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.25, from 1.22 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 34 investors sold CMS shares while 153 reduced holdings. 52 funds opened positions while 130 raised stakes. 234.63 million shares or 2.93% less from 241.71 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Magnetar Fincl Llc, a Illinois-based fund reported 14,030 shares. Principal Financial Inc reported 433,567 shares. Los Angeles Capital Mngmt And Equity accumulated 88,256 shares. The Connecticut-based Tudor Corp Et Al has invested 0.01% in CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS). Johnson Investment Counsel Inc reported 0.01% of its portfolio in CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS). Washington Trust Bancshares invested in 520 shares. Highland Management holds 135,967 shares or 0.5% of its portfolio. Campbell & Inv Adviser Ltd Liability has 0.17% invested in CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS). Hudock Cap Grp Inc Limited Liability Com invested in 493 shares. Tobam has 366,445 shares for 0.64% of their portfolio. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 50,961 shares. Virtus Advisers Inc reported 16,925 shares stake. Bp Public Ltd Company holds 33,000 shares. 56,242 were accumulated by Strs Ohio. Advantus Cap Mgmt Inc has 28,223 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio.
Among 16 analysts covering CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. CMS Energy Corporation had 45 analyst reports since August 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. SunTrust maintained CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) rating on Monday, November 20. SunTrust has “Hold” rating and $50.0 target. The company was initiated on Friday, July 15 by Scotia Capital. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Monday, October 23 by SunTrust. Credit Suisse upgraded CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) on Monday, July 24 to “Outperform” rating. The stock of CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) earned “Neutral” rating by Suntrust Robinson on Monday, August 29. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, March 7 by SunTrust. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Equal-Weight” rating in Thursday, March 8 report. The stock of CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) has “Neutral” rating given on Monday, October 19 by Suntrust Robinson. The stock has “Long-Term Buy” rating by Hilliard Lyons on Thursday, February 15. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) rating on Wednesday, October 18. KeyBanc Capital Markets has “Buy” rating and $51.0 target.
Victory Capital Management Inc, which manages about $35.27 billion and $44.51 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Old Dominion Fght Lines Inc (NASDAQ:ODFL) by 30,025 shares to 1.75 million shares, valued at $192.60M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Consolidated Edison Inc (NYSE:ED) by 47,549 shares in the quarter, for a total of 167,380 shares, and has risen its stake in Alleghany Corp Del (NYSE:Y).
Among 2 analysts covering Saratoga Investment Corp (NYSE:SAR), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Saratoga Investment Corp had 4 analyst reports since August 26, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, August 26 by Zacks. As per Tuesday, July 26, the company rating was initiated by Compass Point. Compass Point upgraded the stock to “Buy” rating in Friday, October 13 report.