Seizert Capital Partners Llc increased its stake in Hci Group Inc Com (HCI) by 65.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Seizert Capital Partners Llc bought 8,405 shares as the company’s stock rose 0.25% with the market. The institutional investor held 21,303 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $815,000, up from 12,898 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Seizert Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in Hci Group Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $369.68M market cap company. The stock decreased 0.24% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $39.08. About 36,695 shares traded. HCI Group, Inc. (NYSE:HCI) has risen 41.60% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 24.90% the S&P500.
Btg Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd decreased its stake in Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) by 8.74% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Btg Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd sold 11,837 shares as the company’s stock rose 13.40% with the market. The institutional investor held 123,640 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $24.66 million, down from 135,477 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Btg Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd who had been investing in Constellation Brands Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $43.94B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.82% or $1.86 during the last trading session, reaching $225.75. About 763,854 shares traded. Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) has risen 17.20% since March 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.50% the S&P500.
Analysts await Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) to report earnings on March, 29 before the open. They expect $1.74 earnings per share, up 17.57% or $0.26 from last year’s $1.48 per share. STZ’s profit will be $338.64 million for 32.44 P/E if the $1.74 EPS becomes a reality. After $2.00 actual earnings per share reported by Constellation Brands, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -13.00% negative EPS growth.
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.14 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.02, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 40 investors sold STZ shares while 242 reduced holdings. 79 funds opened positions while 243 raised stakes. 144.05 million shares or 0.63% more from 143.15 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. 2,115 are held by Rampart Inv Mngmt Lc. Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio invested in 0.14% or 139,884 shares. Cap Research Glob Investors invested in 366,338 shares or 0.02% of the stock. Employees Retirement Of Texas reported 80,500 shares stake. Hillman Company accumulated 192,657 shares. Schroder Investment Mngmt accumulated 1,581 shares. 1,400 were reported by Integral Derivatives Ltd Liability. Regentatlantic Cap Llc holds 0.11% or 6,488 shares. 76,145 were reported by British Columbia Inv. 260,000 are held by Park Presidio Capital Ltd Liability. Dupont Corporation has invested 0.41% of its portfolio in Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ). Finemark National Bank & Trust Trust holds 0.15% or 10,996 shares in its portfolio. Dubuque Bank & Trust And Trust owns 126 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Endurance Wealth reported 100 shares or 0% of all its holdings. B And T Cap Mgmt Dba Alpha Cap Mgmt invested in 3,485 shares or 0.33% of the stock.
Among 23 analysts covering Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ), 16 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. Constellation Brands had 75 analyst reports since August 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Tuesday, April 11, the company rating was maintained by Wells Fargo. The firm earned “Neutral” rating on Friday, April 7 by UBS. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Buy” rating and $243.0 target in Thursday, October 5 report. Goldman Sachs maintained it with “Buy” rating and $180 target in Thursday, April 7 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, June 16 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, December 21 with “Buy”. The rating was upgraded by SunTrust on Monday, March 14 to “Buy”. The firm has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co given on Monday, October 16. The stock of Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE:STZ) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, January 7 by Pivotal Research. The rating was maintained by Pivotal Research on Thursday, April 6 with “Buy”.
Since October 9, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 insider sales for $12.05 million activity. The insider Newlands William A sold $616,644. 2,005 shares were sold by FROMBERG BARRY A, worth $441,943.
Btg Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd, which manages about $313.47 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) by 3,516 shares to 17,433 shares, valued at $2.46 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Dollar Tree Inc (NASDAQ:DLTR) by 8,966 shares in the quarter, for a total of 144,271 shares, and has risen its stake in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB).